Book Europcar car hires at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

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Europcar car hire prices at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

Full-size SUV£56/day
Passenger van£68/day
Supplier choice£17/day
Compact SUV£36/day
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Europcar car hires near Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport


Or Tambo International Airport


+27 11 390 3909


5 Herman Street


+27 11 453 0502

Top tips for hiring a car from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

  • When you book Europcar car rentals at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, you'll be guaranteed complete control over your trip itinerary. With the convenience and freedom to go wherever you want, whenever you want. There are loads of interesting and dynamic things to do and see in the bustling city, which are easily accessible by car. Head to Gold Reef City amusement park, Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens, The Apartheid Museum and Alexandra Township, all in one day.
  • Access to public transport from OR Tambo Airport is limited and can be tricky for first-time visitors to navigate. There is only one train service 'The Gautrain'. It leaves the airport every 20mins. Other forms of public transport include a shuttle and catching a taxi. Taxis at the airport are known to be expensive, while the shuttle service goes via several stops and takes twice as long to get to the city centre. Avoid the hassle of public transport and make sure you book Europcar car rentals at OR Tambo Airport, for collection on arrival.
  • There are several international recognised car rental companies at the airport and when you book Europcar car rentals at OR Tambo Airport, it means your car will be ready for collection, right outside the airport entrance. You'll be collecting and returning your OR Tambo Airport car hire to the same location on the airport grounds. The dedicated car rental parking lot can be found behind the Intercontinental Hotel. When you drive in or out of the parking lot you'll be heading along the R21 towards Pretoria and Kempton Park and Johannesburg city centre.
  • When you book OR Tambo car rentals from Europcar and you are travelling with the kids, you'll need to book a child seat for any child under the age of three years old, as per the traffic laws in South Africa. It's best to book special additional features like GPS systems and child seats in advance to guarantee access to these items, as they work on a first-come first-served bases. They are also charged daily and have a 1% additional tourist levy fee attached to their price, which is issued by the South African Government Tourist Board.
  • 25% of our users found hire cars from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport for £19 or less
  • Book your hire car at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport from Europcar at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini hire cars from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport are around 67% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

  • Who can book Europcar car rentals at OR Tambo Airport?

    The legal driving age for car rentals in Johannesburg is 18 years or older, and so anyone who is over the age of 18 and has had a valid driver's license for longer than 3 years qualifies for car rental from Europcar at the airport. If you are older than 18 but younger than 25 years old, you'll be charged a young driver penalty amount in addition to the regular charges.

  • Can you take a Europcar car rental vehicle across the border?

    If you are heading directly from the airport to neighbouring places and need to cross the border in your Europcar car rental vehicle you should check before you leave the airport if the type of car you have rented qualifies. Certain cars are restricted from crossing the border while others are not. You'll need a clearance letter from Europcar, that shows the details of your car rental agreement, which will need to be produced at the border.

  • What is E-toll and how does it affect my rental?

    E-Toll is a system that is used in South Africa to charge drivers for road usage to ensure increased maintenance and upgrading of the road system and functions that have to do with traffic conditions. All cars on South African roads are automatically charged. Your rental car is no different. Some car rental companies charge a blanket fee for this, but Europcar will charge per toll, depending on the number of times you drive through the toll. You'll be billed when you return the car to the airport. 

  • How much does it cost to hire a car from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    On average a hire car from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport costs £30 per day.

  • What is the most popular hire car from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    Intermediate (Toyota Corolla Quest or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type from Europcar at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport.

  • Where can I find Europcar hire cars at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport?

    Or Tambo International Airport is the closest Europcar hire car location to Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. The telephone number for this location is +27 11 390 3909.

  • Does Europcar offer shuttle or airport pick-up services from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB)?