Not used to thinking in GBP?
You can change this if you’d rather see prices in a different currency.
Please note: You’ll still pay for your car in GBP.

Manage booking

If you don’t have an account, you can still manage your booking.

Forgot your booking reference?

Enter your email address and we will send your reference number to this address.

Email sent.

Your booking reference has been emailed to you.

Reference number not found

We have been unable to locate a current booking using this email address. Please Contact Us using this link

Re-enter email address.

Thrifty in Cape Town

Find great prices with Thrifty in Cape Town, see customer ratings - and book online, quickly and easily

Let’s find your ideal car

Rental location must be specified
Mon 28 May 2018
Choose Pick-up Date
Thu 31 May 2018
Choose Drop-off Date
Driver aged between 25 – 70?
Travelling for: Purpose of rental (optional)
Form submission
  • No credit card fees
  • No amendment fees
  • 24/7 phone support



Why use Thrifty?

  • Dropping a car off with Thrifty in Cape Town is quick and easy
  • We work hard to find you the best prices - book with us and get the best price on a Thrifty rental in Cape Town, guaranteed.
  • Book Thrifty car hire in Cape Town through and you can amend your booking for free.

Ratings for Thrifty in Cape Town


  • Overall value for money of your vehicle hire

  • Helpfulness of the counter staff

  • Time it took to collect your vehicle

  • Time it took to drop off your vehicle

  • Cleanliness of the vehicle

  • Overall condition of the vehicle

  • Ease of locating the Thrifty rental desk or representative


Thrifty locations in Cape Town

Opening hours

  • Cape Town - Somerset
    Day Time
    Monday 10am - 6pm
    Tuesday 10am - 6pm
    Wednesday 10am - 6pm
    Thursday 10am - 6pm
    Friday 10am - 6pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
  • Cape Town - Somerset West
    Day Time
    Monday 8am - 5pm
    Tuesday 8am - 5pm
    Wednesday 8am - 5pm
    Thursday 8am - 5pm
    Friday 8am - 5pm
    Saturday 8am - 1pm
    Sunday 8am - 1pm
  • Cape Town Airport
    Day Time
    Monday 5am - 12am
    Tuesday 5am - 12am
    Wednesday 5am - 12am
    Thursday 5am - 12am
    Friday 5am - 12am
    Saturday 5am - 12am
    Sunday 5am - 12am
  • Cape Town Airport Business Park
    Day Time
    Monday 6am - 6pm
    Tuesday 6am - 6pm
    Wednesday 6am - 6pm
    Thursday 6am - 6pm
    Friday 6am - 6pm
    Saturday 8am - 1pm
    Sunday 8am - 5pm
  • Cape Town Downtown
    Day Time
    Monday 8am - 6pm
    Tuesday 8am - 6pm
    Wednesday 8am - 6pm
    Thursday 8am - 6pm
    Friday 8am - 6pm
    Saturday 8am - 1pm
    Sunday closed

Thrifty counters near Cape Town

Reviews of Thrifty in Cape Town

Real customer reviews

Find out what other customers think - so you can decide if Thrifty is the right company for you.

Anonymous Cape Town Airport 18 May 2018
Battery went flat
Anonymous Cape Town Downtown 15 May 2018
The staff is really good! Please, clean the inside of the cars. You don’t need water for this, just cleaners!
Cornelius Cape Town Airport 13 May 2018
Thembani Cape Town Airport 02 April 2018
very helpful and quick staff are serious not smilling
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 22 March 2018
Was good service allround
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 10 March 2018
Staff warmth Nothing
Anonymous Cape Town Downtown 08 March 2018
A good car The washing screen was not working
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 06 March 2018
Very Clean Boot cover was not fixed
Jean Cape Town Airport 12 February 2018
Easy, clean, professional and fast Nothing
Godfrey Cape Town Airport 12 February 2018
Keep up the good work.

Top companies in Cape Town

Thrifty isn't in the top 5

1 Budget car hire - 8.05 Ratings: 2418
2 Bidvest car hire - 8.0 Ratings: 7373
3 Avis car hire - 7.88 Ratings: 3574
4 First Car Rental car hire - 7.75 Ratings: 2444
5 Europcar car hire - 7.75 Ratings: 2313
See all companies in Cape Town


What would you like to chat about?


All our agents are busy right now. Please try again later.


We're closed for the day. Our opening times are:

Monday Xam - Xpm
Tuesday Xam - Xpm
Wednesday Xam - Xpm
Thursday Xam - Xpm
Friday Xam - Xpm
Saturday Xam - Xpm
Sunday Xam - Xpm
By continuing, you accept that telecoms company Mitel will process your details.


Please wait

Did we answer your question / solve your problem on this occasion?*
Would you like us to email you a transcript of this chat?*


We will use your feedback to improve our responses.