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Thrifty in South Africa

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

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Ratings:5,000+

8.0

Why use Thrifty?

  • Dropping a car off with Thrifty in South Africa is quick and easy
  • People are impressed by how clean the Thrifty cars are in South Africa
  • Our customers said Thrifty in South Africa is easy to find

Ratings for Thrifty in South Africa

Ratings

  • Overall value for money of your vehicle hire

    7.9
  • Helpfulness of the counter staff

    8.0
  • Time it took to collect your vehicle

    7.0
  • Time it took to drop off your vehicle

    9.0
  • Cleanliness of the vehicle

    8.5
  • Overall condition of the vehicle

    7.9
  • Ease of locating the Thrifty rental desk or representative

    8.1

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Reviews of Thrifty in South Africa

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 15 March 2020
Great service
9.2
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 07 March 2020
The car and the ease to manage a change in my booking
9.6
Anonymous Lanseria Airport 05 March 2020
Car was clean and reliable. I am still awaiting a refund of my holding deposit.
7.8
Anonymous Durban Airport 03 March 2020
Simple and no hassle
9.6
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 02 March 2020
It was an easy process. The service was great & the car was perfect!
8.8
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 28 February 2020
Excellent rates No service station near drop off to refuel vehicle
9.8
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 27 February 2020
Value for money, easy use of App. Nothing
7.0
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 25 February 2020
Kind and helpful staff. Straight forward process
9.0
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 24 February 2020
Slow process of collecting the car.
7.6
Anonymous Sandton Downtown 24 February 2020
The return was efficient and organised To collect the car took over 30 minutes...this is way too long!
8.2
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 23 February 2020
CAR WAS AS PER OUR ORDER LONG WAIT TO OBTAIN THE VEHICLE.
9.0
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 23 February 2020
Good clean car, easy to drive in ZA because it is an automatic
8.6
Anonymous Pretoria Downtown 20 February 2020
Gave me flexable hire time, accommodated my needs
8.0
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 20 February 2020
Good service . Thanks. The absence of an alarm - or if there was, we were not aware . In SA that was a bit worrying . Otherwise no complaints.
8.8
Anonymous George Airport 14 February 2020
No water in windshield cleaner
8.6
Anonymous George Airport 13 February 2020
Everything went well -
8.8
Anonymous Durban Airport 13 February 2020
That we had to walk in the rain to the kiosk to collect the car.
9.4
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 10 February 2020
Friendly and helpful staff. Will definitely use them again.
8.2
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 05 February 2020
friendly staff at reception car was clean and smelled good I had no idea where to go to fetch the car and also when returning the car / which floor
8.6
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 04 February 2020
The whole experience! Absolutely Brilliant!
10.0
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 03 February 2020
Actual pre - inspection was conducted with me in attendance Time it took to rent te vehicle
7.2
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 01 February 2020
Speedy and seamless process. Nothing.
9.6
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 30 January 2020
Got the vehicle of my choice. Long waiting for the car pick up.
7.8
Anonymous Lanseria Airport 30 January 2020
Value for money and fast professional service.
9.2
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 29 January 2020
Service and friendly staff that help me fast. Thanks N/A
9.4
Anonymous Durban Airport 28 January 2020
The staff were really friendly, and the price for the car rental was really competitive. The car had an awful damp newspaper smell. The back seat belts were dirty - caused grease marks on clothing.
5.4
Anonymous Port Elizabeth Airport 24 January 2020
Very convenient Nothing
8.8
Anonymous George Airport 15 January 2020
Friendliness and effeciency of staff No comment
8.8
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 14 January 2020
Friendly staff Nothing
9.0
Anonymous Lanseria Airport 13 January 2020
The service was good and they gave me an automatic. I booked a Nissan when I got there I was given a Toyota.
6.8
Anonymous Sandton Downtown 12 January 2020
Hi, the car was in good condition, I liked that a lot. The charging port didn’t work and it was quiet an inconvenience.
8.4
Anonymous Pretoria Downtown 11 January 2020
The value It took nearly 2 hours to pick up the car because of system problems. Ended up doing a manual paper contract
8.6
Anonymous George Airport 09 January 2020
Good value. Quick service. Drop off location not easy to see
9.6
Anonymous George Airport 07 January 2020
The alarm activated several times for no apparent reason
9.4
Anonymous Port Elizabeth Airport 06 January 2020
It was a new vehicle with just 500km on the clock. Bootspace Nothing to comment
8.0
Anonymous East London Airport 06 January 2020
Overall experience was excellent but improve the time to complete the paperwork. It takes too long to complete the paperwork at the desk.
7.4
Anonymous Mthatha Airport 04 January 2020
Well I like the way employees helped me and always the time Nothing I didn't like
9.2
Anonymous George Airport 03 January 2020
All perfect and had no problems at all n N/A
8.2
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 03 January 2020
Very helpful staff , quick and courteous Cleanliness of the first car.
8.4
Anonymous Durban Airport 03 January 2020
Great service Nothing
8.2
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 30 December 2019
Quick, friendly, efficient service
8.8
Anonymous East London Airport 28 December 2019
Waiting time for a service.
7.6
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 27 December 2019
Great service There was no wi fi with this model, hence the sat nav fixture could not be used. A bit of a disappointment.
8.8
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 27 December 2019
The radio did not went off even though switching it off which was quite a disturbance. Grateful if you can provide more automatic cars next time!
6.6
Anonymous Johannesburg Airport 26 December 2019
Staff were great and the car brilliant really a pleasure
9.0
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 25 December 2019
Very efficient. Went smoothly. Just a bit of a wait in the line. Nothing.
8.2
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 25 December 2019
They are professionals Nothing
9.4
Anonymous East London Airport 23 December 2019
Efficiency of your staff
8.8
Anonymous George Airport 19 December 2019
Brilliant customer service Friendly staff with a great sense of humor All good
9.8
Anonymous Cape Town Airport 18 December 2019
Smooth vehicle Comfortable and spacious Fit my budget
8.4
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