FAQ’s

Pace Car Rental strives to bring South Africans the very best in car rental – whether its in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban or Cape Town. We pride ourselves in being transparent and just providing easy car rental, with no strings attached.

So just to put your minds at ease about the ins and outs of car rental – especially if you have never rented a car before, here are some frequently asked questions that we get, that will answer all the questions you probably have.

What is long-term car rental?

Pace Car Rental specializes in long term car rental. This means we have figured out how to make our customers save more money the longer they have their rental car. Our rates get cheaper the longer you decide to take the car. Imagine that! Pace Car Rental allows the consumer to rent out the vehicle for longer period of time than most companies will allow. We do monthly car hire on all our vehicles.

What types of cars does Pace rent out?

Pace Car Rental has a large fleet of rental cars including minibus rentals, panel van hire, bakkie and van rentals, SUV hire and luxury car hire.

I see you do ‘cash car rental’ what does this mean?

Pace Car Rental allows customers to rent cars without a credit card. We accept cash, debit card, and EFTs (Electronic Funds Transfers) as forms of payment for our car rental. *Terms and Conditions Apply*

Where can I find your branches in South Africa?

Pace Car Rental has 4 branches.

  • Our car rental Johannesburg branch is located at: 34, 14th Street Marlboro North, Sandton – 011 262 5500
  • Our Cape Town car rental branch is located at Unit 5, Airport Business Park, Corner of Michigan and Borcherds Quarry Road, Airport Industria – 021 386 2411
  • In Port Elizabeth you can find us at 54 Union Road  in Walmer – 041 581 4904
  • Our Durban Branch specialises in long term car rental in La Lucia. 082 305 1646 (Kim)

Do your cars go ‘Cross Border’?

If you are looking for a South African car rental company that allows their cars to travel into Africa then we are your best bet. Pace Car Rental allows cross border vehicle hire from South Africa into Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia and Mozambique. It’s cheaper to drive than to fly to Zimbabwe, Harare, for example and with our cross border kit you will easily be able to drive in Zimbabwe and the other countries with no troubles.

Can I Extend My Car Rental After Collection?

Yes, all you have to do is call / email Pace Car Rental and we will extend your car rental to the new date and time as advised. Payment for the extension of the car rental can be made via EFTs (Electronic Funds Transfers) or you can come in to our offices to pay. The payment needs to be made before the new extension term.

What do I do when the car rental gets stolen?

Our car rental blog has some more information on this – but most importantly call us at Pace on 011 262 5500 and have all the information ready so we can assist.