Last Updated 2018-04-14
Third Party Liability cover amounts included in the rates:
- For bodily injuries per accident, up to 5000000 ZAR.
- For property damages per accident (excluding rented car), up to 5000000 ZAR.
The following credit cards are accepted: Diners Club, Master / Eurocard, VISA. Debit cards or cash payments are not allowed.
A valid credit card in the name of the main driver must be presented as guarantee for the rental. Our local car rental partner may reserve an amount of up to 24000 ZAR (depending on your selected car group) as guarantee, which will be released after the end of the rental period if no damage/theft has occurred.
Please note that all local payments will be made in South African Rand (ZAR).
Driver requirements :
Maximum age of driver is 79 years.
Driver must hold a full, valid licence for at least 3 years with no major endorsements.
International driver’s licence is required in case that the driver's licence is not in English.
Ferrying the car :
is not allowed.
Across the border rentals :
are allowed into the following countries : Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland.
Cross border card must be ordered at the time of booking. In case you want to travel to Mozambique it is only allowed if you see the special cross border card. If you don't see this option please check if it is available with another car category.
In case of offence against Cross Border & Territorial Restrictions all insurances lose their validity.
Exceptions to the EconomyCarRentals Excess Cover service :
Damage caused by vehicle rollover, when driving in reverse, when hitting another vehicle from behind or when driving into / hitting inanimated objects (trees, barriers, walls, pillars, parked vehicles, etc.), damages caused due to collision with an animal, damages caused at Kruger National Park.