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Why BA car hire?

Book your car hire with British Airways - in partnership with Avis - and enjoy these great benefits:

  • Great rates and flexibility
  • Combine your flight with a car and save
  • Convenient and extensive choice of locations
  • Earn Avios on every rental
  • All mandatory charges included
  • 24 hour customer support
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members
  • Join Avis Preferred at no extra charge and beat the queues with faster pick up

Cape Town car hire

British Airways car hire, in partnership with Avis, includes all of the mandatory charges that you'll need to drive away your car in Cape Town.

• Unlimited mileage
• 24–hour customer support and roadside assistance
• Collect Avios on every rental
• Free additional driver for Executive Club members worldwide

Explore this cosmopolitan South African city at your own pace with Cape Town car hire. Enjoy a great range of benefits, including convenient, fuss-free collection, excellent rates and Avios points on your rental.

Hire a car in Cape Town and drive to the lush winelands, stopping to sample the superb produce of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. Take in the breathtaking coastal scenery along the Cape Peninsula and see the penguins at Simons Town. On longer holidays explore the spectacular Garden Route National Park, with its beautiful beaches and dramatic forests. Book your flights and car together for a guaranteed saving.

Great Cape Town car hire deals

See Cape Town your way with one of our car deals

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Driving itineraries we recommend

Explore Cape Town and beyond with our convenient car hire

Winelands

Stay at one of our excellent hotels in Stellenbosch and Franschhoek and use your hire car to explore the glorious Cape Town winelands. Wander around the vibrant historic town of Stellenbosch, with its beautiful Georgian and Victorian architecture. Explore the lush rolling vineyards and sample the internationally-renowned wines. Go on a cellar tour or indulge in a delectable cheese or chocolate wine-pairing. Or discover the magnificent Franschhoek Valley, where world-class wines are complemented by award-winning dining.

Cape Peninsula & Hermanus

Hire a car in Cape Town and drive along the scenic Cape Peninsula via Chapman’s Peak and Cape Point. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the spectacular views. Continue to Boulders Beach to see the delightful Simons Town penguins waddling along the sands. Spend the night in beautiful Constantia and sample the superb wines. Then head to the charming coastal town of Hermanus, famed for the majestic whales that frolic around Walker Bay in summer.

The Garden Route

On longer Cape Town holidays, book our car hire and discover the spectacular Garden Route National Park. Go on a tasting spree in the wonderful winelands and ensure you’re well rested before the 6-7 hour drive to Knysna. See the famous Knysna Heads while cruising across the sparkling Knysna Lagoon. Explore the verdant forests and dramatic coastline of the stunning Tsitsikamma National Park. Or head to Plettenberg Bay and visit the Addo Elephant National Park to see these magnificent animals.

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