Melbourne, Australia Car Rentals

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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
13 May — 20 May
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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia car rental deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $48/day to rent a small car in Melbourne. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$42/day
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
Kia Rio Hatchback
$42/day
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$43/day
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$43/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$49/day
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$49/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Melbourne
5 Western Avenue, Westmeadows, VIC
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$52/day
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$58/day
Melbourne
2 Tarmac Drive, Tullamarine
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$58/day
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$58/day
Melbourne
2 Tarmac Drive, Tullamarine
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$58/day
See offer

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Melbourne?

All

$19 - $59

Family size

$19 - $42

Economy

$20 - $39

The cheapest time to rent a car in Melbourne, Australia is in April. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $19 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in March. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in April. The price of a car rental in Melbourne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Melbourne Car Rental Directory

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18 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Nearby attractions:

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

Nearby attractions:

Palais Theatre48.3 km
Queen Victoria Market49.9 km
Carlton Gardens51.0 km
Fitzroy Gardens51.4 km

Nearby attractions:

Queen Victoria Market10.0 km
Carlton Gardens10.6 km
Fitzroy Gardens11.6 km
Palais Theatre16.8 km

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Car Rental in Melbourne

This May we have run 261 searches for car rental in Melbourne for momondo users.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Melbourne car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Clean vehicles have always been a priority; however, car rental companies in Melbourne have new enhanced cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. Some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning are Enterprise, National, and Avis. Learn more about every option available to you. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Melbourne, Australia in June?

For a weekend in June, the best deals in Melbourne start from around $20 up to around $53. $34 is a normal deal for a week-long rental in Melbourne, but for June it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $17, depending on your requirements.

Which car rental agency in Melbourne has the cheapest rental car prices?

Renting a car in Melbourne is cheapest when using CarHood at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $10, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $19/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Melbourne, Australia car rental?

The majority of the Melbourne car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in Melbourne such as Enterprise, National, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to rent in Melbourne during June?

A standard is the ideal car to rent when visiting Melbourne in June. On average, Melbourne receives 30 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 8 °C during the month of June. These conditions are well-suited for a standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Renting a Standard in Melbourne will cost you $38/day on average.

Which car hire company in Melbourne has the most locations?

Europcar has the most locations of any rental car company in Melbourne, Australia, with 7 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $35/day when renting a car from Europcar in Melbourne, Australia.

What is the speed limit in Melbourne, Australia?

When you book a rental car in Melbourne, you should abide by the city’s 50 km/h speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Melbourne are 110 km/h and 110 km/h, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Melbourne.

What is the weather like in Melbourne, Australia in May?

In May, Melbourne usually gets 40 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 12 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at hire cars in Melbourne as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in May?

The weather in Melbourne during May would likely not impact the type of hire car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a Melbourne car hire. Price-conscious travellers looking for a Melbourne car hire option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for hire are the Hyundai Accent, the Class Compact SUV, and the Class Minivan.

Is the weather in Melbourne similar to the rest of Victoria?

If you’re looking for a Melbourne hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of May it’s important to know that the rest of Victoria typically has a temperature of 12 °C and will usually expect 40 mm of precipitation.


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