About Drive South Africa

Making car hire in Southern Africa quick and easy since 2002.

Why book with us?

10 reasons why you should book a car with Drive South Africa

Dedicated customer service

We're committed to providing exceptional customer service. We deliver a streamlined customer experience from your first phone call to your secure online payment.

Expert rental consultants

Our rental consultants are trained to provide expert product advice and a complete travel service, matching you with the most suitable vehicle to your personal requirements and your journey.

We’re based in Southern Africa

We’re located in Cape Town and we know Southern Africa inside out. This helps us give you comprehensive advice, extending far beyond vehicle hire.

We only use top car hire companies

We only use trusted and established car hire companies, providing reliable, latest model vehicles, ensuring that you receive uncompromising peace of mind when hiring a car through us.

Compare vehicle prices online

Our online car hire comparison service allows you to conveniently compare vehicles online, ensuring you find exactly what you’re after, and receive the best price from our top car hire companies.

Prices are easy to understand

You won’t be surprised by hidden costs. We’ll show you all the fees, deposits and insurance you’ll have to pay upfront when hiring a vehicle through us.

Instant booking available

There’s no need to wait when hiring a vehicle with us. Book your vehicle instantly at a few of our selected partners through our easy-to-understand booking system.

No amendment or credit card fees

We believe in saving you unnecessary fees wherever possible so we don’t pass on any amendment or credit card fees to our customers.

Safe online payments and bookings

Our 128-bit online payment and booking service ensures your details are processed through a secure system, eliminating the chance of credit card fraud.

Financial protection

As a member of the Discover Africa Group - a registered member of the SATSA - we’re bonded with third party indemnity cover, which covers all monetary deposits lodged with us.

Meet the Drive South Africa Team

Over the years, the Drive South Africa team has continued to evolve into the friendly and helpful bunch you'll interact with today. Find out more about the familiar faces and voices you’ll hear when contacting or visiting us.

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What our customers say

We value the close customer relationships we build. Read what some our previous clients had to say about us.

Lightning quick

- Lourie H.

Highly impressed with this team

- Mr. Bernard Davids

Quotes invariably the best, service five-star

- Dr. L Suransky

Can’t ask for more, efficient and friendly

- Gary Mcdonald

How to book a vehicle with us

Booking a car with us is as simple as 1, 2, 3, 4. This is how you can do it, quickly and easily.

  • 1

    Select your vehicle

  • 2

    Choose your insurance and extras

  • 3

    Fill in your personal details

  • 4

    Make payment and get ready to collect your vehicle

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The Drive South Africa story

Every journey has a beginning.