Book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town

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Europcar car hire prices in Cape Town

Full-size SUV£63/day
Passenger van£32/day
Pick-up truck£72/day
Supplier choice£18/day
Compact SUV£37/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

Reviews for Europcar in Cape Town


"good location, , no queue."(in 257 reviews)
"Excellent , support and service."(in 101 reviews)
"The "(in 101 reviews)


" at pick-up."(in 231 reviews)
"Worst rental of my life."(in 28 reviews)
" here again!"(in 22 reviews)
Overall rating4.0 MediocreBased on 3 reviews
Value for money

Recent reviews

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Pros:I cannot take my scheduled flight because I was COVID-19 infected and therefore I did not take the car but I lost the money I paid for my reservation there was no possibility of obtaining a refoundCons:I cannot take my scheduled flight because I was infected COVID-19 and therefore I did not take the car but I lost the money I paid for my reservation there was no possibility of obtaining a refoundReviewed 2 Mar 2021
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Pros:Easy to pickup, friendly sales staff, and the car was clean and reliable.Reviewed 4 Aug 2018
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Pros:Caught dishonesty on the return. The damage was only marked on one copy. There it appeared as though we had damaged the car.Reviewed 19 Mar 2018
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Pros:I love my hire car I was given a 5 door Ford ECO sport far better than expected. Lots of room for our cases and golf clubs.Cons:Everything was gtear.Reviewed 5 Nov 2016
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Where can I find Europcar hire cars in Cape Town?


215 Main Road


+27 21 686 9325


Southern Sun Waterfront


+27 214 180 670


Corner Frans Conradie And Manus


+27 41 595 0210


Cape Town Arabella Quays


+27 214 219 053


88 Main Road


Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00


+27 21 850 8900


Shop No 2, Quayside


+27 21 421 5190


Cape Town International Airport


+27 21 935 8600

Good to know

Most popular location

Cape Town International Airport

Most popular car type


Average price


Good deal


Top tips for hiring a car from Europcar in Cape Town

  • Booking Europcar hire cars in Cape Town relieves some of the worries you may experience when touring an area. A hire car allows you to get to any location you want at your own speed and time, as compared to public buses or trains with varying schedules. Cape Town offers a great mix of scenic and artistic sights that are best explored with a personal car as opposed to public means or pricey taxis. Consider going to the South African National Gallery, Table Mountain or Boulders Beach for an unforgettable time.
  • As you book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town, you can choose to pay the petrol cost of a full tank, which varies depending on the type of vehicle. The hire car can then be returned with any level of remaining petrol. It is good to note that if you choose the full tank option, you won't be charged a refuelling fee by Europcar once you return the car but you also won't be compensated for any petrol that goes unused.
  • It is wise to go through the hire agreement and mark the return date indicated, so as to avoid any extra charges. If you want to change the set return location, you can contact the Europcar hire centre through the contacts on the hire agreement. The hire agreement comes to an end when you return the hire car to a Europcar station and give the registration paperwork and keys to a Europcar representative. The hire duration is calculated as a continuous 24-hour period starting at the time the car is picked up. At the conclusion of the hire, Europcar allows a tolerance window of 29min.
  • Cape Town receives heavy traffic during peak seasons, which can become a hassle for travellers who book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town. It is, therefore, recommended that you book your hire car in Cape Town before travelling to the city, particularly during the busiest months of December through March, when major holidays like Christmas, New Year's and Valentine's Day are celebrated.
  • 25% of our users found car hire from Europcar in Cape Town for £18 or less.
  • Book your car hire from Europcar in Cape Town at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price.
  • Compact car hire from Europcar in Cape Town are around 14% cheaper than other car types, on average.

FAQs about hiring a car from Europcar in Cape Town

  • What are the best locations to book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town?

    While there are several locations for Europcar in Cape Town, the most practical location is at Cape Town International Airport (CPT). At the airport, visitors can book Europcar hire cars by going to the entrance of the Transport Complex and Centre Terminal building, where a green sign will direct them to the Europcar hire location. Europcar agents with guide you through the hiring process. To save time and guarantee availability, book your vehicle in advance through KAYAK.

  • What types of documentation are required to book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town?

    To book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town, you must be at least 18 years of age or over and have a valid driving licence that won't terminate before the hire period is over. Foreigners are asked to show a driving licence from their country of residence in addition to supplementary identification, such as an ID card or passport. Payment is authorised on credit cards, and Europcar requests that the credit card provided is owned by the primary hirer.

  • What are the benefits offered by booking Europcar hire cars in Cape Town?

    Travellers can benefit from Europcar’s great deals available all year round when they book Europcar hire cars in Cape Town. Those who often book Europcar hire cars can join the Privilege Club loyalty program and benefit from all the services that Europcar provides to its members at no extra cost. Additionally, with Priority Service, you can get a quicker pick-up experience, guaranteed reservations if you are running late, a free additional driver and the potential for a free hire day as Europcar continues to expand its offerings.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car from Europcar in Cape Town?

    On average a car hire from Europcar in Cape Town costs £22 per day.

  • What is the most popular car hire from Europcar in Cape Town?

    Compact (Toyota Urban Cruiser or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type from Europcar in Cape Town.

  • How many car hire locations does Europcar have in Cape Town?

    Europcar has 7 hire locations in Cape Town. Take a look at our Europcar hire location map to find the best car hire near you.

  • Does Europcar have a car hire location at the airport: Cape Town Intl airport (CPT)?


  • Does Europcar offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Cape Town Intl airport (CPT)?