Car-Rentals.com compares the prices of well-known car rental companies in South Africa, including the following location: Port Elizabeth Airport
The airport in Port Elizabeth, South Africa has seen some major upgrading in recent years and is now rated as fourth on the list of major air facilities in the country. Located near Nelson Mandela Bay, the airport welcomes passengers from across the African continent but international passengers coming here have to transfer in Johannesburg or Durban.
Those regional flights are operated by 1Time, South Africa Airways and South African Express. The airport is remarkably close to the city, with a 10 minute journey for inbound passengers who have collected a car rental in Port Elizabeth Airport.
Although Port Elizabeth was being touted as a rival to Cape Town it has remained more of a provincial airport with simple facilities. The car rental in Port Elizabeth Airport is one of the services available and is in the main terminal building.
Being so close to the city means a quick transfer to the hotel, and there are plenty to choose from on the eastern seaboard of South Africa. The choices cover the mid range and the high end so the visitor on a low cost budget can arrange both the hotel and the cheap car rental in Port Elizabeth Airport at a reasonable cost.
In the vicinity of the city there are plenty of tourist retreats and good beach resorts. Inland the wildlife enthusiast can observe the animals in the nature reserves of the east coast, with the potential to see animals such as zebra, lynx and hippopotamus in their natural environment.