Thrifty Car Rental

Thrifty was founded in the USA in 1950. Since then it has grown to become one of the biggest car rental companies in the World. Operating in over 75 countries, the Thrifty group combined with Dollar Rental car in 1990 and now has over 1000 locations. Thrifty is located all large cities in South Africa so you can be assured you will find a rental car when booking with Thrifty.

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Thrifty Website: http://www.thrifty.co.za/
Programs Thrifty has a number of frequent renter programs to suit consumers of all types and budgets. From large commercial programs to small business and individual programs. For more information contact Thrifty.
Smart Business: Suited to frequent travellers in Mid Sized businesses.

Smart Biz: For small companies and individual business renters, the streamlined SmartBiz Program with low business rates
Thrifty has a network of partners all over the world including Airlines, Hotel and Accommodation providers and Travel Insurance companies. Some of their partner companies include:
Airline Partners: American Airlines, Emirates, Alaskan Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, South West
Hotel Partners: Hilton Honours
Company Colours: Blue, White
Most Popular Cars in the South African Fleet: Hyundai Atos, Hyundai i10, Volkswagon Polo, Nissan Tiida, Toyota Corolla, Ford Xtrail
Locations in South Africa Thrifty car rental has a big presence in SA and are a leading car rental company in the region with depots also located in neighbouring Namibia. Thrifty depots in South Africa include:
  • Bloemfontein
  • Cape Town Airport
  • Cape Town City
  • East London
  • Durban Airport
  • Durban City
  • George Airport
  • Johannesburg Airport
  • Johannesburg City
  • Kruger
  • Midrange
  • Port Elizabeth Airport
  • Port Elizabeth City
  • Pretoria
  • Sandton
  • Mthatha Airport
Locations in Namibia include the following:
  • Windhoek City
  • Windoek Hilton
  • Windoek Airport

Wise consumers choose Thrifty due to their reliable customer service and attention to detail. The cars in the fleet are well maintained and you are always guaranteed a recent model. Whether you are renting a car, hiring a van, truck, or in need of minibus rentals or luxury cars for hire, you can pre-purchase and reserve your vehicle with Thrifty online via our website. Our relationship with this supplier means we can secure better rates than other car rental companies in the country.