Car Hire in Australia

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Sydney, NSW, Australia
4 Jul — 11 Jul
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Mon 4/7
Noon
Mon 11/7
Noon
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Best deals found for Australia car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Australia
Opel Combo
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

$58/day

22 Jul - 29 Jul
Opel Combo
Nissan Kicks
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$49/day

2 Sep - 14 Sep
Nissan Kicks
Daewoo Leganza
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers

$43/day

26 Jul - 2 Aug
Daewoo Leganza
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$45/day

18 Jul - 30 Sep
Toyota Fortuner
Toyota Rush
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$30/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Toyota Rush
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$26/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Toyota Fortuner
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$24/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Hyundai Accent
Kia Sportage
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers

$53/day

16 Sep - 22 Sep
Kia Sportage
Renault Duster
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$24/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Renault Duster

Australia car rental deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Australia that's right for you

Small cars

$38 - $106

All Car Types

$64 - $123

The average price of a Small hire in Australia is $57. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Australia is in November. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $38 per day. A Small rental is typically 39% less expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Australia is $73. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Australia is in October. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $49 per day. A Medium rental is typically 21% less expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Australia is $109. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Australia is in November. The price is 38% lower than the rest of the year at just $69 per day. A Large rental is typically 16% more expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Australia is $85. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Australia is in September. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just $53 per day. A SUV rental is typically 8% less expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Australia is $119. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Australia is in November. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $94 per day. A Van rental is typically 22% more expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Pick-up truck hire in Australia is $88. The cheapest time to hire a Pick-up truck in Australia is in March. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $95 per day. A Pick-up truck rental is typically 6% less expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Luxury hire in Australia is $88. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Australia is in November. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $89 per day. A Luxury rental is typically 5% less expensive than the average car rental in Australia. The average price of a car hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Daihatsu Sirion
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$26/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Daihatsu Sirion
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$24/day

21 Aug - 9 Sep
Hyundai Accent

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Australia

Nearby attractions:

Sydney Harbour Bridge10.2 km
Manly Beach19.0 km
Coolangatta Beach679.7 km
Infinity Gold Coast693.9 km
Fitzroy Gardens704.2 km

Nearby attractions:

Queen Victoria Market18.5 km
Carlton Gardens19.2 km
Fitzroy Gardens20.2 km
Palais Theatre25.1 km

Nearby attractions:

Queensland Tennis Centre18.4 km
Infinity Gold Coast73.7 km
Mooloolaba Beach79.3 km
Coolangatta Beach95.2 km
Manly Beach732.7 km

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Car hire in Australia

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Australia so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

The cheapest rental cars in Australia are generally found through CarHood. When booking with CarHood, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $21/day, depending on the city you intend to visit. In comparison, the average price to hire a car in Australia is $97/day.

Sixt is currently the most popular car hire company in Australia, with 22% of users selecting their services in the past month. Sixt is also popular due to their 75 reviews and average customer satisfaction score of 7.7 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Australia might not have any Sixt car rental locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

The car hire company with the most locations in Australia is Thrifty. They currently have 360 locations that can be found within airports and cities across the country. Not sure what city you want to visit but know that you want to hire a car from Thrifty? Sydney is the most popular city to visit in Australia, with 8 Thrifty car rental locations.

You are required by law to drive on the left when you visit Australia. Not abiding by this law can result in traffic tickets, car accidents, or both.

Out of 137 countries, Australia ranked 41 for road quality. On a scale of 1 to 7, where 7 is the highest score, Australia scored 4.7 for their road quality. The quality of the roads within the country may vary based on where you visit and the weather.

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Australia while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 0.05%. However, some regions or cities within Australia might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. Australia has strict laws against individuals who drink-drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 18.

Travellers to Australia usually opt to hire a Compact as their car of choice. This may be due to the weather during their stay, the activities they have planned, or their budget. In the past 30 days, 27% of our users rented a Compact for their trip to Australia at an average cost of $20 per day.

On average, the price of petrol last week in Australia was $2.19 per litre. If you change your mind about hiring a car in Australia, Algeria has some of the lowest petrol prices in the world at $0.50 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong, in comparison, has on average the most expensive prices at $4.75 per litre but is still a great option for those looking to rent a car.


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Why use momondo?

You should book a car hire in Australia using momondo because it is quick, free and easy to use and could save you money. momondo does the hard work of finding the car hire prices and policies, all you need to do is compare and choose what works best for your trip.

momondo enables you to find the best car hire deal in Australia by providing useful filters to narrow your search. Filters include, but are not limited to: price, body type, rental company and specific policies that you may want.

Yes, whether it is for cars in Australia or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for car hire in Australia.

Yes, car hire in Australia with enhanced cleaning options can be searched for on momondo.

Absolutely. You can specifically filter for car hire deals in Australia with unlimited mileage on momondo.


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