$19 - $33
Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Melbourne is the cheapest city to hire a car in at just $19/day. Renting a car in Melbourne is 44% cheaper than renting one in Canberra where the per day rate is around $33. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a car hire in are: Hobart ($21/day), Sydney ($21/day), and Launceston ($22/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travellers looking to hire a car in Melbourne should expect to spend around $19/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Australia is Melbourne.
The most popular car hire company in Australia is Europcar. With prices on COMPACT starting at $15/day, about 315% more people book with Europcar than other companies in the country.
At $30/day, it is 37% cheaper on average to rent a car in Launceston than any other city in Australia. The cheapest price found in Australia was for $17/day in Launceston.
Cars in Australia are to be driven on the left side of the road.