Comparison of rental car prices and car rental from several businesses in the town Newcastle in South Africa. Find the best prices for rental cars. It always pays off to compare before you book, in some smaller communities local companies can have very competitive prices.
Easy and safe online booking for rental cars. Search for a city, airport etc. and choose a pick up location. The search will look for all types of models. Rental cars are available at Newcastle’s travel centre, train stations and airports like Newcastle KwaZulu-Natal Airport 5 km (3 mi), Vryheid Airport 85 km (53 mi), Ladysmith Airport 93 km (58 mi) and Harrismith Airport 96 km (59 mi), NCS. Car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you pick up the car. When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies Europcar on Engen Garage Behind Checkers Murchison Street Motors 20 Murchison Street, Avis on 23 Paterson Street Cbd, Budget on 23 Paterson Street Cbd.
Information about Newcastle
Newcastle is a town in the municipality Amajuba District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa. It is the central city in the area. 3th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 15th largest town/district in South Africa. Whether you are visiting the town Newcastle just for one day or for a longer period, there is plenty to do. Read more further down. The community and town is about 1195 meters (3,921 ft) above sea level. Small villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Glencoe, Utrecht, Amiel Park, Fairleigh, Lennoxton and Hutton Heights. Dundee (c. 84,400 pop), Volksrust (c. 43,400 pop) and Glencoe (c. 13,500 pop) are other larger communities, cities nearby. With a population of 404,800 in 2018. Learn more about which companies are located in the country.
Sights, Attractions and Activities
Wondering what there is to see and do in Newcastle? Here are a few suggestions on activities, attractions, museums, events, destinations, places and experiences that are worth a visit during your vacation in the town. If you want to visit a museum you can choose between Fort Amiel, which are within a walking distance from the town center. Malls like Amajuba Mall, Newcastle Mall, Village Walk and Victorian Mall are close by if you want to do some shopping. Skuinshoogte and O’Neil’s Cottage are historical ruins of buildings and objects worth seeing and studying. Do you want to see the views? I and C are observation points in the central parts of town.
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Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Newcastle
Which car rental companies are near or in Newcastle?
There are over 3 car rental companies in Newcastle. Car rental companies such as Budget on 23 Paterson Street Cbd, Avis on 23 Paterson Street Cbd, Europcar on Engen Garage Behind Checkers Murchison Street Motors 20 Murchison Street, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Newcastle?
You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Newcastle, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How can I find car rentals near me in Newcastle?
Do a search for Newcastle. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you in Newcastle.
Which additional charges could apply in Newcastle?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Newcastle.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Durban-King Shaka Airport, Pieter Maritzburg Airport, Johannesburg O.R. Tambo Airport, East London Airport, Wonderboom Airport, Cape Town Airport, Port Elizabeth Airport and Virginia Airport, instead of Newcastle. Autoprio.com will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in Newcastle?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation in Newcastle.
Which optional extras are available in Newcastle?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Newcastle and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in Newcastle?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Newcastle. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher from Autoprio.com.
How much do you charge for excess?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft in Newcastle. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance?
Autoprio.com recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk in Newcastle. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Car rental companies in Newcastle, South Africa
Cabs Car Hire, Hertz, Bidvest, Budget, Woodford Exclusive Rentals, Alamo, Firefly, Europcar, Keddy By Europcar, Dollar, Sixt, Tempest, Thrifty, Comet Car, Avis and First Car Rental are the companies we compare in the city/country. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Newcastle Airport, Vryheid Airport and Ladysmith Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.