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Avis Car Rental South Africa

avis-car-rentalAvis Car Hire is one of the primary car rental companies in South Africa having achieved this by instilling in each and every staff member, a personal commitment, to achieve beyond excellence, customer service satisfaction in every respect. This success stems solely from their on-going ‘Brand Ambassador Programme’.

Avis car rental services go beyond basic car rental vehicles, covering the needs of the individual and the corporate sector by hiring out affordable everyday vehicles, luxury motor vehicles, vans and trucks including options for purchasing vehicles. Avis have their ‘Point 2 Point’ service for a quick inner city transfer that is available in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban where you’ll be driven by an English speaking chauffeur with a choice of vehicles from economy, sedan or MPV’s.

If your wish is to travel in style for a transfer or you need to have a chauffeur and vehicle on hand for a certain amount of time, take advantage of the ‘Avis Chauffeur Drive’ with a range of luxury sedans, convertibles or 4×4’s to choose from, including on request, an available guide.

With branches in virtually every town, all major cities and airports, Avis Car Rental also cover Namibia and Mozambique including other international locations. Reserving an Avis car hire vehicle couldn’t be easier! You can book online at Avis, via email, by telephone or pop into an Avis branch nearest to you.


Needing a cheap Avis Car Hire vehicle?

Avis car hire have numerous specials on offer to suit your specific need, opt for a ‘Super Waiver’ where your car hire liability is reduced or should you require a car rental vehicle for a month or more, check out the Avis Monthly Car Hire with unrivaled rates. For those weekend jetsetters who’ve taken a cheap air flight, hire a reliable cheap car rental vehicle with the ‘Weekend Winner’ from Avis or if you’re unexpectedly without your own vehicle for whatever reason, Avis have the ‘Shorter Distances’ option with excellent 100km car rental rates specifically geared for shorter trips or pay now and take advantage of the ‘Unlimited Mileage’ option offering unlimited mileage car rental rates.

Specials for locals that are moving goods can take advantage of the ‘Mega Monthly Van Rentals’ and rent a 4×4, bakkie or van or for those heading into the bush, ensure your weekend away is without any transport hitches and go for the ‘Sizzling Weekend Car Hire’ where Avis offer great rates from midday Thursday to 23h59 Monday in all regions. Travellers visiting South Africa from abroad should check out car rental rates at ‘International Visitors Car Rental South Africa‘ that are geared exclusively towards visitors from other continents.


Avis Luxury Vehicles

If you’re accustomed to driving in luxury or just want to spoil yourself and feel like Richard Branson as you cruise along the highway, Avis car hire offer a variety of convertibles, sporty coupés, sedans or comfy 4×4’s, guaranteeing a more than pleasurable driving experience. Your luxury experience with Avis is further enhanced with a Luxury Cars cooler bag containing refreshing sparkling or still water, a Luxury Cars umbrella and iPod connector for total enjoyment with your own choice of music. Avis car rental strive towards 100% plus service and welcome your special requests by pre-arrangement, providing chocolates, champagne or flowers including delivery and collection of your luxury vehicle. The Avis luxury vehicle fleet has the latest models from top-of-the-notch manufacturers like Audi, BMW, Mercedes Benz, Mini and others.


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From a modest start in 1988, with a fleet of only 15 vehicles, ‘Avis Van Rental’ opened its first office in Cape Town, slowly expanding the Avis network with offices opening in Johannesburg, Durban and Port Elizabeth. For leisure or commercial use, moving house or business or heading for the hills, Avis have on offer a wide choice of vans (open and closed), bakkies, LDV’s including single and double cab 4x4s at reasonable rates. With continuous education through their ‘Avis Van Rental Eastern Cape skills development programme’ further empowerment is gained by Avis Van Rental staff.


Avis Car Rental Ambassador

The Avis ‘Brand Ambassador programme’ has ensured further success with their Avis Truck Rental, a leading South African truck rental company that continuously exceeds customer’s expectations in every respect of satisfaction. Situated in Heriotdale, customers have an extensive selection of low-mileage, thoroughly maintained commercial vehicles up to 12 tons with either van bodies or drop-sides and included in their specialised fleet, are refrigerated and roll-back trucks for transporting compressors and forklifts.



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Additional services offered on request, for truck rentals include drivers and van assistants, cell-phones, cross-border permits, cargo nets, tarpaulins, trolleys, padlocks, corner pieces, chains and load-binders, strips and ratchets as well as special rates for long-term or long-distance rentals. Avis Truck Rental service with their varied fleet, ensure they meet the needs of small, medium and large businesses in industrial, commercial and agricultural sectors. Avis Truck Rentals are only accepted on an Avis account with credit cards being non-applicable and hours are from 06h30 to 17h30 Monday to Friday.


Avis Car Hire Mini Lease

Take advantage of the Avis Car Rental ‘Avis Mini-Lease’ option affording you the benefit of owning a vehicle without the stress of contracting, leasing or buying one. The ‘Avis Mini-Lease’ option is an ideal alternative to purchasing a vehicle and is specifically suited for people needing access to a vehicle for an unspecified period of time. You decide on your rental period of between three and 11 months, the model, make and colour (subject to availability), accessories you may require from tow bars, cycle racks, GPS’s or Bluetooth (at your own expense) with rates guaranteed for the duration of the contract. Additional benefits include favoured pricing, free vehicle collection and delivery (within reason) and in the event of your vehicle requiring repairs or maintenance, a loan vehicle will be provided. Each vehicle has an allowance of an additional three drivers at no extra cost and 3000 kilometres free per month and after a period of three months at no extra cost, you may return your vehicle. You will receive dedicated customer care support as well as Avis Rent a Car’s 24-hour roadside assistance. ‘Avis Mini-Lease’ is contactable from 08h00 to 17h00 Monday to Friday or you can email them at [email protected] for further information.

For ‘Super and Limited Waiver Options’ log into the Avis Car Hire South Africa website, where at a glance, you can see what your cost will be from a Hyundai i10 to Mercedes Benz C-Class, what the additional kilometer charges are, weighing up exactly what is affordable for your pocket, be it a Limited or Super Waiver Liability. These rates include 3000 kilometers free per month or 100 kilometers free per day, VAT and Super Cover Collision Damage and Theft Loss Waivers. Not included in these rates are fuel, one-way fees, delivery/collection fees, personal accident insurance, contract fees, additional driver’s fee, 1% tourism levy, Frequent Flyer miles, location surcharge (see terms and conditions) and other services such as baby seats etc.

Covering every aspect of motor vehicle travel for leisure or business, go to the Avis Rent a Car Hire website for further comprehensive information on e-toll rental charges, corporate reservations, conferences and events, promotions and competitions, frequent travelers membership, partnerships, insurance cover and terms and conditions.


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