If you're planning to enter South Africa via an airport, the nearest international airport to Johannesburg is Johannesburg International Airport, located 21 kilometres away (in a straight line - driving distance may vary) from central Johannesburg. Located in North East South Africa, Johannesburg International Airport serves as South Africa's main airport for both domestic and international travel, transporting more than 21 million passengers per year. If you're planning to land into Johannesburg and then continue on to Johannesburg, it's possible to collect car rental in Johannesburg International Airport . If you'd like to take a road trip there are some great options available, with everything from national parks to coastal roads. If you'd enjoy the opportunity to visit a game reserve whilst you're in Johannesburg, Slightly over a 3.5 hour drive from Johannesberg Airport, Welgevonden Reserve offers multi day Safaris. The animals in Welgevonden have never been hunted and only a small number of cars are allowed to enter the reserve at once, which increases the odds of a close encounter with the big 5. Most of the hire car locations at Johannesburg Airport are in the dedicated hire car pick up and drop off area near the entrance to the airport.
You could also consider the possibility of arriving into Durban Airport which is approximately 484 kilometres from Johannesburg. Durban International Airport, on South Africa's Eastern coast, is South Africa's 3rd most popular airport, servicing close to 6 million passengers per year. If you'd like to collect a rental car at Durban Airport before heading over to Johannesburg, the majority of the car rental collection desks are located in the dedicated car rental zone outside of the terminal. When you've picked up your car, you can get into central Durban from the airport in around 30 minutes.
769 kilometres further away than Durban Airport is Cape Town International Airport. Cape Town International Airport, located in the South West of the country, South Africa's second busiest airport, flying close to 11 million passengers a year. It's incredibly easy to pick up a hire car at Cape Town Airport and then continue your journey onward to Johannesburg. Most of the car rental collection desks are located in front of the terminal in the dedicated hire car collection zone. If you're heading east from the airport, Franshhoek Valley, originally the settling place of the Huguenots in the 17th Century and now known globally for its wine, is a short 1 hour drive from the airport.
You can pay with American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when hiring a 6 seater with us.
It's incredibly easy on our website to view which 6 seater rental companies do accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the second page to compare the 6 seater rental partners do accept your preferred card type on collection.
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two different levels of insurance when you book a 6 seater with us.
Essential cover will appear as a choice in the vehicle hire insurance section. For some partner/geographical 6 seater rental combinations the cover might not be available.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our personal frustration with the process of hiring a vehicle.
Brands we work with include the main vehicle hire companies like Europcar and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we do not list these on the website.
If you're trying to find a 6 seater rental with no deposit and no excess, check out our premium cover options. Premium Cover reduces the security deposit and excess on your vehicle rental (often to zero).
Still confused? Get in touch with our car hire advisors and we'll have you on the road in no time.
All of the 6 seaters on our website include free cancellation and a price match guarantee. So you can change your mind and cancel with a full refund any time up to 48 hours before you collect the vehicle.
Premium insurance is the highest level of 6 seater hire cover we offer.
Choosing Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also choose to buy Premium Cover at the collection desk, Sometimes it's less expensive to book this up front on our website at the same time as you make your 6 seater hire booking.
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.