Car Rental O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB)

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Cheap Car Rentals at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB)


Renting a car at O. R. Tambo International Airport online lets you make your way into the stunning City of Johannesburg right after you land at the airport. Additionally, making a booking in advance not only gives you the benefit of saving both time and money but also helps you get access to cheaper prices. So, choose the easier option and rent a car for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in advance and travel within as well as outside the city at your own pace and time.

VIP Cars, with its easy-to-use platform, enables customers to search, compare, and book the most competitively priced deals for the airport. A quick and easy comparison among the top available deals enables the user to find a car rental based on their travel needs and budget. Fill in the search form with your booking details and conduct a search right now.

Car Rental Companies at O. R. Tambo International Airport

VIP Cars has won the trust of its customers by partnering with some of the most popular global car hire suppliers that offer a diverse range of rental vehicles, including fuel-efficient and luxury rental cars at Johannesburg Airport. Take a quick look at their customer ratings and reviews before deciding whom to rent a car with.

  • EuropcarEuropcar
  • FireflyFirefly
  • First Car RentalFirst Car Rental
  • HertzHertz
  • Keddy by EuropcarKeddy
  • SixtSixt
  • ThriftyThrifty

Car Rental Center at Johannesburg Airport (JNB)

The rental desks of most companies, including Europcar, Sixt, Thrifty, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Alamo, First, and Firefly, are stationed inside the terminal in a dedicated car rental center opposite the domestic arrivals or Terminal A arrivals. Look for your supplier’s signboard, complete the rental formalities and you will be taken to your rental vehicle.

Car Rental Return at JNB Airport

The car rental return for most suppliers will take place in the car rental parking area P2 situated behind the Intercontinental Hotel. If you are returning the car after business hours, park the car at the suggested address and return the keys as well as the Rental Agreement in your supplier’s drop-off box at the counter. Refer to your Rental Confirmation Voucher for complete information.

Car Rental Categories at Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport

We, at VIP Cars, focus on catering to the customers’ different requirements in terms of budget, space, and other factors. Keeping the needs of the renters in mind, we offer a host of mobility solutions ranging from budget-friendly options to 4x4 SUV rentals and a lot more. If you have a certain car type in mind, you can use filters available on our website to achieve specific results.

  • Mini
  • Economy
  • Compact
  • Standard/Intermediate
  • Van/Minivan
  • SUV
  • Luxury/Premium

Car Rental Requirements for JNB Airport

  • 18-21 is the minimum age requirement to rent a car at Johannesburg Airport. For renters under 25, suppliers impose a Young Driver Fee and there may also be certain restrictions involved for car types.
  • A full & valid driver’s license, a valid ID card or passport, and a Rental Confirmation Voucher are a must to carry when receiving the rental vehicle. Drivers with a domestic driver’s license in a non-Latin alphabet are advised to carry an International Driving Permit (IDP) along with the original DL.
  • A credit card in the main driver’s name will be required by the supplier to collect a refundable security deposit.

Car Rental Locations Near O. R. Tambo Airport

All our suppliers provide the one-way car rental option and many travelers choose to return their OR Tambo Airport car rental at other locations in Johannesburg. In addition to the airport, our suppliers also have rental booths at the following locations, in case you want to return the vehicle within Johannesburg, but not at the airport:

  • Johannesburg Fourways
  • Johannesburg Downtown
  • Johannesburg Fairland
  • Johannesburg Sandton
  • Johannesburg Lanseria Airport

Overview of OR Tambo Airport (JNB)

Address: O.R. Tambo International Airport, Private Bag X1, Kempton Park, 1627
IATA: JNB

O. R. Tambo International Airport is located in Ekurhuleni near Johannesburg and was named after Oliver Reginald Tambo, a former South African politician. This is the main and busiest airport in South Africa and handles nearly 20 million passengers on average annually.

The airport has two runways and two main terminals that are further divided into separate departures and arrivals terminals. The car rental space at O. R. Tambo International Airport is located in the multi-story parkade situated opposite the domestic terminal.

O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) Facilities

  • Free shuttle service between parking spaces and terminals.
  • Short-term and long-term parking spaces for multiple vehicles.
  • 24-hour medical clinic, first aid services, and pharmacies in both terminals.
  • Banks, currency exchange desks, and ATMs are available in both terminals.
  • Meeting and conference facilities in several business lounges.
  • A host of food and drink outlets serve a variety of options and cuisines.
  • Showers, massage services, luggage lockers, and a dedicated smoking zone.

Top Attractions in Johannesburg

Johannesburg, a city whose every corner tells a tale of resilience, ranks among Africa's most progressive metropolitans. Leaving behind the stigma of its past decay and rampant racism, the Johannesburg of today is a rapidly evolving urban destination full of new-age entertainment hubs. A friendly tourist city with so many places to explore, you will find Johannesburg an incredibly welcoming place. Check out the list of the most visited tourist destinations in the city.

  • Gold Reef City
  • Cradle of Humankind
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Lion Park
  • Constitution Hill

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Cheap Car Rental Deals in South Africa

Economy USD 7.51 /day
Compact USD 8.99 /day
Van / Minivan USD 12.01 /day
Luxury USD 14.53 /day

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