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Student Car Rental Rates

University life can be costly, but with our low student car rental rates, you have one less thing to worry about. Enjoy the prime of your life with one of our fine rental vehicle options. Don’t stress about a credit card either! With cash car rental from Pace, we make renting a car simpler and more affordable just for you.

For enquiries or to book, email us at or call us on 011 262 5500 (Joburg) or 021 386 2411 (Cape Town) or 041 581 4904 (Port Elizabeth). View our range or book your vehicle now.  Rates effective from 24 November 2018.


Student Car Rental Rates: Including Standard Cover

GroupDescriptionExtras30 day rate, 3000 km's freeLiability per Incident
Group AChevrolet Spark 1.2L / Kia Picanto (Manual) or similarRadio, CD, Aircon, PowersteeringR5,397R6,000
Group BVW Polo Vivo Hatchback (Manual), Ford Figo, Renault Sandero or similarRadio, CD, Aircon, PowersteeringR6,305R6,000
Group PAHyundai i10 / Kia Picanto (Automatic) or similarRadio, CD, Aircon, Powersteering, AutomaticR7,364R6,000



Included in our student car rental rates:

  • Kilometres as specified above
  • Value Added Tax as specified
  • Standard Cover Damage and Theft Waiver

Waivers are NOT insurance, but they limit the renters liability in the event of an incident to the amount of the waiver provided the suppliers’ terms and conditions of rental were not breached.


Excluded from our student car rental rates:

  • E-Tolls – E-Toll will be charged at the standard gazetted rates and not the discounted rate
  • Contract fee – R75 (per rental agreement)
  • Delivery and collection charges are from R280 within 25km of our offices, after hours and during weekends
  • Fines and handling fees – R280 per fine (if applicable)
  • Accident claim handling fees – R550 per incident
  • Valet charges (where the vehicle requires specified cleaning)
  • Additional driver – R250 per driver
  • Baby seat – R300
  • GPS Rental – R80 per day
  • Fuel
  • Tyre and windscreen waivers – additional R35 per day
  • A fee of R650 is applicable for international clients who require a refund to be done into an international account.


Please note: Bookings outside office hours may be subject to an after-hours fee which can then be added at time of confirmation as the refundable deposit is added.

Our office hours are:

Monday-Friday: 08:00-17:00

Saturday: 09:00-12:00

Sunday 09:00-11:00


Terms and Conditions:

Rates subject to availability. Other charges subject to change without notice. Rentals are charged monthly in advance – there is no hold on credit card for excess. Minimum age 19 years old (for females) or 23 years old (for males) and/or valid driver’s licence two years or longer – otherwise R20 per day surcharge. We reserve the right to replace vehicle models indicated on grid with similar vehicles. Standard rental conditions apply.


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