If you have some work-related business to attend to in Randburg, there’s a good chance you’ll be spending lots of time in a convention center. If that’s the case, you might like to hear about the ones that have hotels and cafés nearby:
Sandton Convention Centre (6 miles away).
Turbine Hall (7 miles away).
The Pyramid Conference & Venue Centre (8 miles away).
You’ll be glad to hear that there’s a great range of luxurious vehicles to rent in Randburg. What you end up opting for is largely dependent on what you’re willing to spend and what you plan to do. Specialty and prestige vehicles offer the best in comfort and class. If you feel like splashing out, why not pick up an SUV with all the bells and whistles, or perhaps an upmarket medium-sized sedan? On the other hand, if you’re just after a car to zip around town in as cheaply as possible, you’re better off choosing a budget compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your pocket).
In Randburg, motorists drive on the left-hand side of the road. This means the steering wheel is on the right-hand side. If you’ve chosen a manual transmission rental vehicle, get used to shifting gears with your left hand.
In Randburg, the maximum speed limit outside a built-up area is typically 120km/h. (The minimum is 60km/h.) When approaching residential areas, bear in mind that unless posted otherwise, 60km/h is the limit.
One of two things will happen. Your rental company may bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the more common practice. Otherwise, it may forward your contact details to the relevant local authority so the fine is issued straight to you.
Seat belts should always be worn in Johannesburg. Having said that, this rule may vary for certain vehicles, such as those used by public transportation networks.
Like many places, regular cell phone usage is prohibited while driving in Randburg. However, there is an exception for hands-free or Bluetooth capabilities. Just remember to keep your eyes on the road.
While driving in Randburg, it’s illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.05%. Thinking of having a few beers with lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
You aren’t permitted to turn on a red light in Randburg. When you come across one, take the opportunity to enjoy a mindful moment until the light flicks back to green.