Car rental at O. R. Tambo Airport (aka Johannesburg Airport)
Hiring a car for O. R. Tambo International Airport online lets you make your way into the stunning City of Johannesburg right after you land at the airport. Booking a rental car in advance gives you the benefit of saving both time and money. By hiring a car early, you get access to cheaper prices and you don’t have to wait in long queues to rent a car on arrival at the airport. So, choose the easier option, rent a car for O.R. Tambo Airport in advance and travel within as well as outside the city at your own pace and time.
Car rental companies at O. R. Tambo International Airport
VIP Cars has won the trust of its customers by partnering with the most trusted global car hire suppliers that offer fuel efficient rental cars at Johannesburg Airport. Our partners:
- Hertz Rent-A-Car
- Sixt Rent-A-Car
- First Car Rental
Car rental categories you can book for O. R. Tambo Airport
At VIPCars, car rental deals for O. R. Tambo Airport are offered for various car-types:
Driving Tips for Johannesburg, South Africa
Driving in a different city or country requires a driver to get a little familiar with the prevalent driving rules and habits. Here are some important rules and helpful tips for you to remember while driving your rental car in Johannesburg.
- Vehicles are driven on the left side of the road.
Speed limits -
- Built-up roads: 60 km/h,
- Open / rural roads: 100 km/h
- Highways / freeways: 120 km/h
- The permitted alcohol level while driving is 0.05%
- All necessary car rental documents must be carried at all times.
Car rental locations near O. R. Tambo Airport
All our suppliers provide one-way option and many travelers choose to return their rental vehicles 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 Park Station
- Johannesburg Downtown
- Johannesburg Fairland
- Johannesburg Bryanston
- Johannesburg Lanseria Airport
O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) Information
|Address:||O. R. Tambo International Airport, 1 Jones Rd, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, 1632, South Africa|
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 the busiest airport in South Africa and handles 20 million passengers on average annually.
The airport has two runways, 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-storey parkade situated opposite to the domestic terminal.
O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) Facilities
Short-term and long-term parking spaces for 17,500 vehicles and a free shuttle service between parking spaces and terminals.
- 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 the several business lounges.
- Showers, massage services, luggage lockers and dedicated smoking zone.
Top attractions in Johannesburg
A city whose every corner tells a tale of resilience, Johannesburg 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'll find Johannesburg an incredibly welcoming place. Check out the list of most visited tourist destinations in Johannesburg:
- Gold Reef City
- Cradle of Humankind
- Apartheid Museum
- Lion Park
- Constitution Hill