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Car Rental News | South Africa
Get the latest South African car hire and travel industry news right here.
South Africa's new child travel laws explained
To ensure your holiday isn't over before it begins, read First Car Rental's guide on the new child travel regulations.
Bruce Barritt appointed executive director at CMH
Bruce Barritt, Managing Director at First Car Rental, has been appointed an Executive Director of Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) Limited.
Namibia revokes business visa
South African passport holders will no longer be required to apply for a visa when going on a business trip to Namibia.
Now is the time to travel to South Africa
With the weakening Rand, South Africa has become a very affordable holiday destination for travellers coming from the USA, UK or Europe. Read more...
Fly Blue Crane to launch Cape Town – Windhoek route
Fly Blue Crane has received approval from South African and Namibian authorities to launch services between Cape Town and Windhoek. Read more...
Apply online for a UK visa
South Africans can now apply online for a UK visa thanks to a new service launched at the end of April 2016. Read more...
Stellenbosch Experience | First Car Rental
First Car Rental is the official transport sponsor of the 2016 Stellenbosch Experience. Read more...
Apply online for your SA passport or ID
Home Affairs has launched its new e-Channel service allowing South Africans to apply for their passport and ID online.
Good Fellas covered to drive renters home
First Car Rental's partnership with Good Fellas means renters can automatically use Good Fellas' 'Take me Home' services.
Entrepreneurial Africa | Repurpose Schoolbags
A Repurpose schoolbag is a recycled schoolbag that charges up during the day and transforms into a light so that children can study at night when they get home. Read more.
UNICEF funds TABSA's education initiatives
First Car Rental has been the official transport sponsor of Teachers Across Borders Southern Africa (TABSA) since 2010.
Car Rental | Android App | First Car Rental
First Car Rental launches car rental Android app for instant online car hire reservations. Download now.
GBTA Southern Africa Workshops
First Car Rental's Melissa Storey and Una Crouse invited to join South Africa's travel industry experts at GBTA SA workshops.
Entrepreneurial Africa | Soko Kenya | First Car Rental
Started by three Kenyan women, Soko is a mobile-to-web shopping platform that connects offline fashion creatives to online consumers. Read more.
Super Rugby 2016 Fixtures | Rugby Getaway | First Car Rental
Super Rugby 2016 promises gripping action, with 4 new conferences, 3 new teams, 2 new countries and 1 new trophy. Plan a Rugby Getaway Now. Read more.
First Car Rental partners with Fly Blue Crane
Fly Blue Crane is a South African airline that flies between Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Kimberley.
Bamboo Bikes | Green Transport | First Car Rental
In the first edition of the First Car Rental Entrepreneur series, women in Ghana pioneer green transport with a Bamboo Bike! Read more #AfricaFirst
Car Service Awards | First Car Rental
Staff are at the heart of First Car Rental's record of customer service excellence and are rewarded for long-service at an annual awards ceremony. Read more.
Unabridged Birth Certificates | South Africa
The South African Government will be scrapping the requirement for unabridged birth certificates for children travelling in and out of South Africa.
Renault Clio | Car Rental | 9 seater van hire
First Car Rental expands car hire services with the fuel-efficient Renault Clio and the Maxus V80 9-seater van rental. Read more.
FlySafair update | South African flights
FlySafair has confirmed that the faulty issues on flights FA103 and FA202 have been resolved. Read more
Show&Go facilities extended to 6 airports
Responding to demand, First Car Rental's Corporate Show&Go Mobile Checkout Facilities have been extended to three additional airport branches.
Win free Easter flights with FlySafair
The Easter Bunny is visiting early this year with FlySafair's fantastic Easter Promotion!
First Car Rental 2015 Highlights
2015 was a memorable year for First Car Rental. Here is a brief summary of these special occasions.
First Car Rental wins three ACSA Feather Awards
The annual ACSA Feather Awards recognise top performing airport members for outstanding customer service rendered during the year.
Donate to JAM SA | First Car Rental
Thanks to generous donations from First Car Rental customers, R20 940 has been raised for the non-profit JAM SA.
Holiday Swap KZN wins Drum Content Award
Holiday Swap KZN won the Most Native Ad Format Award at the UK's Drum Content Awards, beating global brands like Philips and Mercedes Benz.
First Car Rental visits new-look Mahou Day Care Centre
Mahou Day Care Centre recently transformed into a modern, clean and safe space that inspires learning and growth.
First Car Rental opens new branch in Potchefstroom
First Car Rental is excited to announce that it has opened a new branch in Potchefstroom, North West province.
The Green Machine waterless car wash
With South Africa facing a severe water crisis, now is the time to switch to The Green Machine waterless car wash system.
SIXT donation helps day care centre
First Car Rental's global car rental partner, SIXT, has helped completely revamp the Mahou Day Care Centre.
African Hockey Championship
First Car Rental played a vital role in the 2015 African Hockey Championships, sponsoring transport solutions to all the teams.
Visa and travel requirements | South Africa
The South African Government will be introducing minor amendments to visitor visa and child travel requirements.
First Car Rental joins Sabre travel marketplace
First Car Rental has signed a new multi-year full content global distribution agreement with Sabre Corporation.
Good news on contract authorisations
Reduced waiting time for invoice and authorisation releases.
First Car Rental Bloemfontein Downtown branch has moved
First Car Rental's Bloemfontein Downtown branch has moved to the four-star President Hotel, 1 Union Avenue, Bloemfontein.
SANRAL reduces monthly e-toll fees
All car hire customers will be capped at R225 per month for e-toll fees, down from the previous R450 per month.
FlySafair celebrates first year flying
Since FlySafair launched in October 2014, domestic flight prices have dropped 39%. Read more...
First Car Rental receives 2015 Top500 Award
First Car Rental is proud to announce that it has been recognised as a Top 500 Best Managed South African company for the seventh consecutive year.
Negligence and car hire South Africa
Find out about car rental negligence policies in South Africa.
First Car Rental launches Apple booking app
First Car Rental's Apple booking app for the iPhone/iPad is now available to download from the iStore. Read more...
First Car Rental partners with Travelport
First Car Rental has signed a full content agreement with global GDS distributor Travelport.
First Car Rental drives Mzansi Girl
First Car Rental is the official vehicle sponsor for South African blogger, Meruschka Govender, also known as Mzansi Girl.
Road closures | Eco-Mobility Festival
Click here for information on the Sandton road closures during the Eco-Mobility Festival.
2015 Rugby World Cup Guide | First Car Rental
Read First Car Rental's guide to the 2015 Rugby World Cup, containing schedules, dates and team details.
New branch opening in Nelspruit | First Car Rental
First Car Rental is excited to announce that a new branch will be opening in Nelspruit on 1 October 2015.
First Car Rental Piet Retief branch has moved
First Car Rental's Piet Retief branch has moved to 13 Kerk Street. The branch was previously located on Market Street.
First Car Rental honours dedicated employees
Awards given to employees who have achieved milestones of 1, 3, 5, 8, 10 and 15 years of service at First Car Rental. Read more...
First Car Rental upgrades UFS disability minibus
First Car Rental sponsors an additional minibus that will be used to transport students with disabilities at the University of the Free State. Read more...
TABSA driving education across Southern Africa
First Car Rental has been the official transport sponsor of Teachers Across Borders Southern Africa (TABSA) since 2010.
FlySafair new routes to East London and Durban
From October 2015, FlySafair, First Car Rental’s official flight partner, will be flying to Durban and East London.
JAM SA honouring Madiba's legacy every day
JAM SA, one of the NPO's First Car Rental supports, strives to honour Madiba's legacy not just on Mandela Day, but every day.
Thebe Tourism Group | First Car Rental
Thebe Tourism Group is one of South Africa's most successful investment management companies and the pioneer of broad-based black empowerment in South Africa.
Helping Platbos Forest grow | First Car Rental
Platbos Forest is a botanically unique forest ecosystem located between Gansbaai and Hermanus in the Western Cape. It is Africa’s southernmost indigenous forest, home to trees that are over 1 000 years old.
Panthers Majorettes march with the First Family
First Car Rental has donated First Family T-Shirts to one of South Africa’s top primary school drum majorette teams – the Jacaranda Panthers Majorettes.
Vote now for FlySafair's next route | First Car Rental
FlySafair, First Car Rental's official flight partner, would like you to be part of deciding what their next route should be. Vote now...
First Car Rental Randburg branch has moved
First Car Rental's Randburg branch has moved to 23 Loots Street (Corner of Republic Road), Randburg, Johannesburg. Read more...
Honda Jazz Trend joins the First Fleet
First Car Rental adds 60 popular 'Magic Seat' Honda Jazz trend's to the fleet. Read more...
First Car Rental Learnership Programme
First Car Rental's acclaimed 12-month Learnership Programme is aimed at upskilling unemployed candidates from around Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal. Read more...
FlightSite | Thebe Investment Corporation
First Car Rental profiles FlightSite - an award-winning online travel agency part of Thebe Investment Corporation.
First Car Rental Birthday Rap Winners
Congratulations to the winners of First Car Rental's Birthday Rap competition - Muzi Mzolo and Chantelle Horisberger.
Club Travel | Thebe Investment Corporation
First Car Rental profiles Club Travel - an award-winning full service travel agency part of Thebe Investment Corporation.
First Car Rental sponsors Falando de Viagem
The editorial team of one of Brazil's biggest travel websites - Falando de Viagem - was vehicle-sponsored by First Car Rental.
Melissa Storey mentors for Phakama Women's Academy
Melissa Storey, First Car Rental's Executive Head of Strategy, Development & Marketing, has been invited to mentor for the 2015 Phakama Women's Academy.
Good Fellas covered to drive First Car Rental vehicles
Good Fellas' 'take me home' drivers are automatically covered to drive First Car Rental vehicles.
Airport Lounges for Show&Go cardholders
First Car Rental Show&Go Platinum Card Holders can now travel in style with access to Premier Airport Lounges across South Africa.
Thebe Reed Exhibitions | First Car Rental
First Car Rental profiles Thebe Reed Exhibitions - one of Southern Africa's most successful events management companies part of Thebe Investment Corporation.
Lee-Anne Pace wins 2015 Investec Cup
First Car Rental's brand ambassador, Lee-Anne Pace, cruised to victory in her title defence for the 2015 Investec Cup.
Three new vehicles to car hire fleet | First Car Rental
First Car Rental is excited to announce that in April 2015 it is adding three new models to its car hire fleet.
First Car Rental Turns Sweet 16
In 2015, First Car Rental, CMH Group's car hire subsidiary, celebrates its 16th year in the car hire business.
Phakama Women's Academy | First Car Rental
Melissa Storey's mentee, Amukelani Hlabano, has been appointed the 2015 intern for the VWV Phakama Women's Academy. Read more...
First Car Rental pioneer Nissan Juke Car Wrap
First Car Rental chose the latest, cutting-edge design technology to car-wrap a promotional Nissan Juke. Read more...
First Car Rental drives Holiday Swap KZN
First Car Rental is proud to be the official vehicle sponsor for South Africa's hottest new reality TV show, Holiday Swap KZN.
New fleet addition - Honda Brio | First Car Rental
First Car Rental adds 50 all-new Honda Brio's to the fleet. Read more...
First Car Rental cuts water usage
First Car Rental's Cape Town depot has reduced municipal water usage by nearly 80% since installing the eWasha Washbay Water Recycling Plant. Read more...
2015 Cricket World Cup | First Car Rental
Read First Car Rental's guide to the 2015 Cricket World Cup guide, containing schedules, dates and details.
Rhino Matters to the next generation | First Car Rental
Conservationists, Trevor and Susan Barrett, have been driving First Car Rental's Rhino Orphanage car across South Africa for rhino conservation projects.
FlySafair lowest airfare seats | First Car Rental
First Car Rental's exclusive flight partner, FlySafair, has released an additional 20 000 seats at their lowest air fares.
Premier Hotels & Resorts | First Car Rental
Premier Hotels & Resorts offers a range of hotels and conference venues in selected business and travel destinations in South Africa.
Hire a car with First Car Rental Tanzania
Online car hire bookings for First Car Rental Tanzania are now open on First Car Rental's South African website and weblink booking portals.
UNICEF funds Teachers Across Borders SA
Teachers Across Borders Southern Africa will be continuing its invaluable educational-support projects with the help of UNICEF.
Rhino Matters Journey across South Africa
Trevor and Susan Barrett are driving First Car Rental's Rhino Orphanage car around South Africa to raise awareness of rhino conservation.
Cyclists raise R23 600 for Wet Nose | First Car Rental
Cyclists riding for the Wet Nose Animal Rescue Centre in the 2014 Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge helped raise R23 600 for the charity. Read more...
JAM SA | First Car Rental
Thanks to Cloud9Golf initiatives and First Car Rental customers, R47120 was raised for JAM SA in the last six months of 2014. Read more...
First Car Rental goes the extra mile
First Car Rental transports three San children from the Kalahari to Johannesburg. Read more...
irst Car Rental Highlights in 2014
2014 was a memorable year for First Car Rental. Here is a brief summary of these special occasions.
Top 10 Trending Google Searches in 2014
2014 was interesting for Google Search trends as we searched trillions of times. These were the 2014 Top 10 Trending Google Searches in South Africa.
Post Your Selfie Winners | First Car Rental
The Rhino Orphanage Post your Selfie campaign raised national awareness for the world's first non-profit rhino orphanage. Find out who the winners are.
First Car Rental wins ACSA Feather Award
First Car Rental Cape Town International Airport named the 'Best medium Car Rental Operator' by ACSA. Read more...
Young talent discovered at First-Pace Golf Day
Congratulations to the talented young players of the inaugural First-Pace Golf Day for Girls - Nadia Lawrance and Jessica Dendy-Young.
First Car Rental Tanzania
First Car Rental Tanzania has car hire branches in Dar-es-Salaam, Arusha, the Mwanza Region and Zanzibar.
Platbos Forest | First Car Rental
Pledge a tree to help grow the indigenous Platbos Forest grow. Read more
FlySafair launches new routes | First Car Rental
Rhino Orphanage competition ending soon
The Rhino Orphanage Post your Selfie campaign is closing soon. Read more...
Phakama Women's Academy Graduation
Twenty-five students have graduated from the Phakama Women's Academy Class of 2014. Read more...
Lee-Anne Pace | 2014 SA Women's Open
Lee-Anne Pace delivered an outstanding performance at the 2014 SA Women's Open golf tournament. Read more
Meet Lee-Anne Pace | Top Women's Golfer
First Car Rental interviews South Africa's Number 1 women's golfer, Lee-Anne Pace. Read more
First Car Rental Executive Management
Meet First Car Rental's Executive Management team.
Meet Bruce Barritt | First Car Rental
Meet Bruce Barritt, First Car Rental Managing Director.
Meet Bruce Troeberg | First Car Rental
Meet Bruce Troeberg, First Car Rental Executive Head of Finance. Read more
Meet Melissa Storey | First Car Rental
Meet Melissa Storey - Executive Head of Strategy, Development and Marketing at First Car Rental.
Meet Adelle Nel | First Car Rental
Meet Adelle Nel - Executive Head of Operations at First Car Rental.
Meet Una Crouse | First Car Rental
Meet Una Crouse - Executive Head of Sales at First Car Rental.
Meet Russell McKay | First Car Rental
Meet Russell McKay, General Manager (Fleet, Finance and Damages) at First Car Rental.
First Car Rental supports Rhino Orphanage
First Car Rental customers can donate to The Rhino Orphanage when hiring a car online.
CMH raises funds for adopted school
A total of R250 000 has been raised for CMH's Adopt-A-School project, KwaMakhuta Comprehensive High School, in KwaZulu-Natal.
First Car Rental drives Students with Disabilities
First Car Rental is the official transport sponsor for Students with Disabilities at the University of the Free State.
First Car Rental drives Teachers Across Borders
First Car Rental is the transport sponsor for the Teachers Across Borders Teacher Training Workshops in South Africa.
First Car Rental supports the non-profit JAM SA
First Car Rental customers can donate to JAM SA when hiring a car online.
Donate to Platbos Forest
First Car Rental customers can donate to Platbos Forest when hiring a car through the online booking portal.
First Car Rental drives SA Women's Open
First Car Rental is the official transport sponsor for the South African Women's Open.
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Phakama Women's Academy
First Car Rental's Melissa Storey invited to mentor for the Phakama Women's Academy. Read more
First Car Rental launches in Tanzania
First Car Rental has expanded its operations in Africa by launching new car rental units in Tanzania.
Cloud9Golf Q Scramble Challenge
Funds raised through Cloud9Golf's latest golf tournament will go towards the non-profit JAM SA. Read more...
         
Travel Guides
South African Attractions | First Car Rental
Travelling to South Africa on business or holiday? View our extensive South African tourist attraction guide, highlighting things to do and places to see.
Top international artists performing in SA in 2016
Find out which top international artists will be performing in South Africa in 2016. Read more...
Top 10 Father's Day Gift Ideas
Looking for a great gift for Father's Day? Here are some great ideas that will make dad really happy and keep your wallet smiling as well.
Top 10 genius travel tips | First Car Rental
We've put together a list of the top 10 genius travel tips that are guaranteed to save you time, space and money.
2016 South African Events Calendar | First Car Rental
Check out First Car Rental's 2016 South African Events Calendar for a round-up of the country's major events.
10 great things invented by South Africans
10 World-First Innovations you probably didn't know were invented by South Africans. Read more.
Top 10 things to do in SA for business travellers
Read First Car Rental's guide to the top 10 exciting activities all taking place near South Africa's major business hubs.
Wine Route | Self Drive | First Car Rental
The perfect self-drive holiday in South Africa; the Route 62 is the longest wine route in South Africa and passes through some of the country's most acclaimed wine regions. Read more.
Discover trail running and obstacle course racing
Challenge yourself, your family and your friends to try something adventurous in 2016 - starting with trail running and obstacle course racing.
Christmas Markets in South Africa
This festive season, break away from shopping for Christmas gifts at the mall and step into the magical world of your local Christmas Market.
Top 10 Organic Food Markets in South Africa
Read First Car Rental's guide to the top Organic Food Markets in South Africa and discover the tastiest and feshest locally-grown organic food in the country.
Top 10 Travel Apps South Africa
From helping you find affordable accommodation to picking the best sightseeing spots, the right apps can help improve your overall travel experience.
Top 10 Fusion Restaurants in South Africa
South Africa is a melting pot of cultures and when different cultural influences blend into food, the most amazing creations are born.
Top 10 Eco-Adventures in South Africa
To honour National Environment Month in June, we've put together a list of the top 10 Eco-adventures in South Africa. Read more...
Top 10 things to do on Freedom Dayl
Read First Car Rental's guide to Freedom Day activities in South Africa. Read more
Top 10 kids activities in Johannesburg
Need to keep the kids entertained? First Car Rental has put together a list of fun and exciting kid's activities in Johannesburg.
Stay in a South African Castle | First Car Rental
If you want to experience the royal lifestyle and live the fairy tale, plan your next enchanting escape to these beautiful castles in South Africa.
Top 10 Yoga retreats in South Africa | First Car Rental
To help you channel your inner Yogi, First Car Rental has listed our top 10 Yoga retreats in South Africa.
Top 10 eco-friendly hotels in South Africa
To help get your green 2015 started, here is First Car Rental's list of the best eco-friendly hotels in South Africa.
10 unusual things to do this summer | First Car Rental
Here are 10 interesting and rather unusual activities and attractions that are sure to make your holiday a lot more fun.
10 things to do in and around Lanseria
Hop off the plane, into your rental car and explore these top 10 attractions in and around Lanseria Airport at your own pace.
Top 10 Summer Weekends | First Car Rental
Here is First Car Rental's list of the Top 10 Summer weekends you should plan for.
Discover Durban - South Africa's "coolest" city
Here is First Car Rental's guide to the Top 10 things to do in Durban.
Inspiring quotes by famous women | First Car Rental
In Women's Month, First Car Rental salutes the brave women who fought for women's rights, shattered stereotypes and broke barriers.
Top 10 Hiking Trails in South Africa | First Car Rental
First Car Rental's list of the Top 10 Hiking Trails in South Africa where you can discover the unparalleled natural beauty of our nation.
Top 10 things to do in winter | First Car Rental
Put on those woollies and enjoy the season with First Car Rental's Top 10 things to do in Winter.
Where to find rhino in South Africa | First Car Rental
South Africa has a number of parks and reserves where you can watch rhino live happily in their natural habitat. Read more...
Discover the Midlands Meander | First Car Rental
Stretching from the Drakensberg mountains to Pietermaritzburg, the Midlands Meander is South Africa's first and finest arts and crafts route.
Top 10 Valentine's Gifts for Men | First Car Rental
First Car Rental has put together a list of some 'out of the box' Valentine's Day gift ideas for men.
Top 10 Heritage sites in South Africa
First Car Rental's list of South African heritage sites, some of which are World Heritage Sites for their cultural significance or natural beauty.
South Africa visa requirements |
Read First Car Rental's guide to visa requirements for South Africa. Read more...
2016 Stellenbosch Experience | First Car Rental
First Car Rental was the official transport sponsor for #Stellenblog 2016, transporting bloggers on their incredible adventures around the region. Here are the highlights.
Magnificent chocolate creations
Tired of the same old chocolate Easter eggs? Take a look at First Car Rental's list of the world's most extraordinary chocolate creations.
Car Rental for Business Travellers
Need smart car rental solutions for your business trip? First Car Rental offers cost-effective and convenient car rental services for business travellers.
Jeep Warrior Series
Challenge yourself at the 2016 Jeep Warrior Series - South Africa's most popular obstacle course racing event event.
Ingeli Sky Marathon & Trail Run
With four distances on offer, the Ingeli Sky Marathon & Trail Run caters for all athletes, from experienced trail runners to novices just starting out.
Drakensberg Northern Trail Run
The family-friendly Drakensberg Northern Trail Run offers a great weekend of trail running and walking for all fitness levels in a spectacular setting.
Merrell Autumn Trail Run
The Merrell Autumn Trail Run is set in Johannesburg's Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens and offers Gauteng trail runners three distances.
Spur Trail Series
The Spur Trail Running Series has been designed for all types of trail runners, from beginners to pro athletes at the top of their game.
Impi Challenge
The Impi Challenge is a South African adventure sport event that combines muddy trail running with fun, exhilarating obstacles.
Muizenberg Monster 2016
The Muizenberg Monster is a different sort of trail running event, with the race taking place entirely on the beach - no roads, dirt trails or mountains.
Montagu Mountain Mania
The Montagu Mountain Mania takes place at the beautiful Avalon Springs Hotel and offers four trail running distances to suit all fitness levels.
Lourensford Harvest Market Trail Run
The Lourensford Harvest Market Trail Run takes place monthly to coincide with the Lourensford Harvest Marketin Somerset West.
Merrell Hobbit Journey and Trail Runs
Step into the magical world of Hogsback and adventure through the indigenous forests of the Amathole Mountains at the Merrell Hobbit Journey and Trail Runs
Edgemead Christmas Market
Shop for authentic gifts this festive season at Edgemead Christmas Market.
Blaauwklippen Twilight Christmas Market
Enjoy the European Christmas charm of the Blaauwklippen Twilight Christmas Market.
Pinelands Christmas Market
Pinelands Christmas Market presents the finest gifts from over 100 crafters.
Kirstenbosch Craft Market
Escape the mall and buy Christmas gifts at the picturesque Kirstenbosch Craft Maret.
Uvongo Christmas Market
The Uvongo Christmas Market is open thoughout the holiday season and sells everything from jewellery to decor.
I Heart Christmas Market
Buy locally-produced handmade gifts at the I Heart Christmas Market
KZN Christmas Market Festival
The KZN Christmas Market Festival offers over 100 stalls and outdoor activites.
Moonlight Market Bryanston
Delight in the festive lights and handcrafted gifts at the Moonlight Market at the Bryanston Organic and Natural Market.
Emperors Christmas Market
There is something for everyone at the Emperors Christmas Market.
Stonehaven Christmas Market
Meander through the stalls and savour the festivities at the Stonehaven on Vaal Christmas Market.
Bryanston Organic Market
The Bryanston Organic Market is Johannesburg's original outdoor market. Read more
Bloemfontein Boeremark Market
Rise early to get to Bloemfontein Boeremark Market in time because the produce sells fast and stalls close as soon as they are sold out. Read more...
Greyton Saturday Morning Market
The Greyton Market is renowned for fresh local produce and scrumptious fare. Fill your baskets with freshly baked breads, pies, muffins and cakes.
Neighbourgoods Market Johannesburg
The award-winning Neighbourgoods Market arrives in Johannesburg.
Karkloof Farmers' Market
One of the best things to do in the KZN Midlands on a weekend is to head to the Karkloof Farmers' Market.
Outeniqua Farmers' Market
Discover the Garden Route's finest fresh produce at the Outeniqua Farmers' Market in George, Western Cape.
Earth Fair Food Market
The Earth Fair Food Market is your one-stop shop for organic food shopping in Cape Town.
Oranjezicht City Farm Market
The gorgeous Oranjezicht City Farm Market takes place every Saturday near the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town.
Tokai Forest Market
Foodies and fashonistas will love Cape Town's Tokai Forest Market.
Stellenbosch Slow Food Market
Find products that have been grown, raised, harvested, caught, preserved, handmade or transformed by the producers themselves.
Awesome South Africa | Travel Apps
Whether you are a local or a tourist, the free, easy-to-use Awesome South Africa app helps you find just about anything in South Africa.
TripAdvisor | Travel Apps
TripAdvisor's travel app helps you make informed travel decisions based on millions of 'real' experiences from fellow travellers.
EatOut Restaurant Guide 2015 | Travel Apps
Use the EatOut Restaurant Guide 2015 app to find incredibly trustworthy information on over 5900 South African restaurants.
Google Maps | Travel Apps
Google Maps is one of the most popular geolocation apps and nowadays most smartphones come with the app pre-loaded.
Wifi Finder | Travel Apps
The WiFi Finder app scans for free Wi-Fi hotspots and gives you details and directions.
Accuweather | Travel Apps
Accuweather is a free weather app that lets you stay connected to the latest weather forecasting in your area.
Rdio Music | Travel Apps
Tired of listening to the same old tunes? Download the Rdio Music app to enjoy seamless music streaming on your phone or tablet.
Hyperlapse
Instagram's Hyperlapse app allows you to create and share some very cool time-lapse videos at the click of a button on your iPhone or other Apple devices.
Blackanese Sushi Bar
Sushi lovers get set for a unique culinary experience at Blackanese Sushi Bar.
Troyeville Hotel
For authentic Afro-Lusitanian food, head straight to Troyeville Hotel in Johannesburg.
Galbi Fusion Restaurant
Galbi is Cape Town’s only Korean BBQ fusion restaurant and offers a fun and exciting dining experience.
Asoka Restaurant and Bar
Asoka is one of the trendiest hangouts in Cape Town, known for its live jazz and deep house sessions on Tuesdays.
Swallows Inn Chinese Restaurant
Swallows Inn, located in Johannesburg's China Town, is considered the oldest Chinese restaurant in South Africa.
Kashif's Fusion Food
Tucked away in the heart of inner-city Joburg, Kashif's offers an eclectic mix of oriental cuisine with a modern twist.
Miller's Thumb
Miller's Thumb offers delightful fusion seafood creations with Cajun and Creole influences.
Fusion Cafe Durban
Durban's Fusion Cafe has invented its own molecular gastronomy, inviting diners to experience a whole new world of flavour.
Moyo Zoo Lake
Moyo Zoo Lake offers an African dining experience celebrating the culture and flavours of the continent.
Bombay Bicycle Club
The Bombay Bicycle Club in Cape Town is renowned for eclectic food, funky tunes and delicious drinks and cocktails.
Top Camping sites | South Africa
For those of you who love nature, First Car Rental has put together a collection of the top 10 camping sites in South Africa.
Magnificent chocolate creations
Tired of the same old chocolate Easter eggs? Take a look at First Car Rental's list of the world's most extraordinary chocolate creations.
         
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Car Hire Guides | First Car Rental
Hiring a car? Read our car hire guides, highlighting everything you need to know about renting a car in South Africa.
International Driving Permits | First Car Rental
When hiring a car in South Africa, car rental companies require foreign drivers to hold an International Driving Permit as well as their Foreign Driver's Licence.
Cheap Car Rental Cape Town
Visiting Cape Town? First Car Rental provides one of the cheapest car rentals in Cape Town. Contact us now for affordable car rental in Cape Town.
         
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Newsletters | First Car Rental
First Car Rental provides you with the latest South African car rental and travel news.
    
About Us
About First Car Rental | CMH Car Hire
First Car Rental is a leading South African car hire company with more than 6500 vehicles in use and 51 car rental branches nationwide.
Awards | First Car Rental
First Car Rental is a leading South African car hire company, having won numerous awards since its launch.
CSR Projects | First Car Rental
Learn more about First Car Rental's CSR projects with JAM SA, The Rhino Orphanage, Teachers Across Borders and Platbos Forest.
Luxury Car Rental | First Car Rental
Whether your car rental needs are for business or pleasure, First Car Rental has a vast selection in affordable luxury car hire.
Long-term Car Rental | First Car Rental
Choose First Car Rental for affordable and reliable long-term car rental.
Wedding Car Hire | Luxury Car Hire | First Car Rental
Choose First Car Rental for luxury wedding car hire.
CMH-Car-Hire-BEE-Certificate-2016-2017.pdf
Cape Town Airport Transfers |First Car Rental
Book your Cape Town airport transfer now with First Car Rental.
Durban Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your Durban Airport Transfer now with First Car Rental.
East London Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your East London Airport transfer now with First Car Rental. First Car Rental offers convenient car hire and direct transfers from East London Airport.
George Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your George Airport transfer now with First Car Rental. First Car Rental offers convenient car hire and direct transfers from George Airport.
Kimberley Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your Kimberley Airport transfer now with First Car Rental. First Car Rental offers convenient car hire and direct transfers from Kimberley Airport.
Johannesburg Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your Johannesburg airport transfer now with First Car Rental.
Lanseria Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your Lanseria Airport transfer now with First Car Rental.
Port Elizabeth Airport Transfers | First Car Rental
Book your Port Elizabeth airport transfer now with First Car Rental.
         
FAQs
Car Hire FAQs | First Car Rental
Learn all about car hire in South Africa by reading First Car Rental's car hire FAQs.
Car Hire FAQs | First Car Rental
Conditions for renting a vehicle are often bewildering; First Car Rental explains some of the most common areas of confusion.
Terms & Conditions | First Car Rental
Read First Car Rental's Terms & Conditions of Service here.
Accident Procedures | Car Hire FAQs
First Car Rental provides information on what to do in the event of an accident, theft, or damage to tyres, glass and undercarriage.
E-Toll FAQs | Car Hire FAQs | First Car Rental
Find out everything you need to know about e-tolls, e-tags, SANRAL, the Gauteng e-road and billing procedures, with First Car Rental.
Car Rental iPhone App FAQs
Find out everything you need to know about First Car Rental's car hire booking app for the iPhone and iPad.
Car Hire Booking App FAQs| Android
To find out all you need to know about First Car Rental's booking app for Android devices, read the app FAQs.
    
Partners
FlySafair | First Car Rental | Travel Partners
First Car Rental is the official car hire partner of FlySafair - South Africa's true low-cost airline.
Cloud9Golf | First Car Rental | Travel Partners
First Car Rental partners with Cloud9Golf to offer comprehensive travel solutions for all their golf related events.
Premier Hotels & Resorts | First Car Rental
First Car Rental partners with Premier Hotels and Resorts to offer customers discounted rates throughout South Africa.
Hotel Express | First Car Rental | Travel Partners
First Car Rental partners with Hotel Express International to offer customers discounted car hire rates throughout South Africa.
Anytime Holidays | First Car Rental
Discover South Africa whilst enjoying high quality and affordable accommodation with Anytime Holidays!
SA Women's Open| Women's Golf | First Car Rental
First Car Rental is the official travel partner for the South African Womenís Open golf tournament.
City Guide App | Tourism Radio
First Car Rental and Tourism RadioÆ bring you the perfect travel companion - the First Car Rental City Guide App.
    
Mobile Apps
Car Rental Booking App | First Car Rental
Download the First Car Rental Mobile App for iOS devices and book a car directly from your cellphone.
    
Competitions
Fly Drive Stay Competition | First Car Rental
Stand the chance of winning return flights, car rental and accommodation for two people in our June 2016 Fly Drive Stay competition.
Competitions | Previous Winners | First Car Rental
Congratulations to the winners of First Car Rental's monthly competitions. Find out who they are...
    
Reviews
Talk to Us | First Car Rental
Contact First Car Rental or log a query or compliment online. Read more...
         
Reviews: 2016
Car Hire Reviews | May 2016
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously and invite customers to share their experiences. Here are our May 2016 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | April 2016
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously and invite customers to share their experiences. Here are our April 2016 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | March 2016
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously and invite customers to share their experiences. Here are our March 2016 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | February 2016
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously and invite customers to share their experiences. Here are our February 2016 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | First Car Rental
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously and invite customers to engage us on their experiences across our social media portals. Read more.
         
Reviews: 2015
Car Hire Reviews | December 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the December 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | November 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the November 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | October 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are our October 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | September 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the September 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | August 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the August 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | July 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the July 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Rental Reviews | Car Hire Rating | First Car Rental
First Car Rental cares about customer services and will endeavour to resolve any car rental query within the world record time of 1.86 days. Here are the latest First Car Rental customer reviews
Car Hire Reviews | May 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the May 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | April 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the April 2015 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | March 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the March 2015 car hire reviews
Car Hire Reviews | February 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the February 2015 car hire reviews
Car Hire Reviews | January 2015
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the January 2015 car hire reviews.
         
Reviews: 2014
Car Hire Reviews | December 2014
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the December 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | November 2014
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the November 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | October 2014
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the October 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | September 2014
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the September 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | August 2014
At First Car Rental, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the August 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | July 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the July 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | June 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the June 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | May 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the May 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | April 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the April 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | March 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the March 2014 car hire reviews.
Car Hire Reviews | February 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the February 2014 car hire reviews
Car Hire Reviews | January 2014
At First Car Renal, we take customer feedback seriously. Here are the January 2014 car hire reviews
    
Careers
Vacancies at First Car Rental
Find out what vacancies are currently open at First Car Rental.
First_Car_Rental_Vacancies.pdf
    
Terms and Conditions
Rental_Agreement.pdf