Australia

Cheap Car Hire in Australia

Sydney
2 Jun — 9 Jun
Same drop-off
Sydney
Thu 2/6
Noon
Thu 9/6
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Australia?

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Australia

Price

$19 - $39

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Melbourne is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $19/day. Renting a car in Melbourne is 51% cheaper than renting one in Darwin where the per day rate is around $39. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Sydney ($22/day), Hobart ($23/day), and Perth ($24/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent 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.

Cheapest time to hire a car in Australia

January

$67

February

$66

March

$80

April

$100

May

$88

June

$83

July

$74

August

$69

September

$67

October

$67

November

$77

December

$95

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Australia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating), keddy by Europcar (10.0 rating) and Economy Rent a Car (9.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Australia.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Australia?

With an average price of $96/day, Bargain Car Rentals is the most popular car hire provider in Australia, booking 186% more hire cars than any other provider.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Australia?

At $51/day, the cheapest car hire price in Australia was found in Brisbane. On average, Tullamarine has the cheapest daily rental car price ($83/day), which is 31% below average price for cities in Australia.

What side of the road do you drive on in Australia?

Cars travel on the left side of the road in Australia.

Small Car Hire in Australia

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