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Australia car hire prices in popular cities

Below are the cheapest cities to hire a car in Australia
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$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 41% cheaper than renting one in Cairns where the per day rate is around $33. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a car hire in are: Hobart ($19/day), Brisbane ($20/day), and Launceston ($20/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.

Most popular car hire types in Australia

Check out the top car hire types in Australia and see if any fit your needs

Compact Cars

409% more deals

Prices from:

$39/day in select areas

Compact Cars

Economy Cars

164% more deals

Prices from:

$39/day in select areas

Economy Cars

Intermediate Cars

127% more deals

Prices from:

$49/day in select areas

Intermediate Cars

Car Rental FAQs

What is the most popular car hire provider in Australia?

The most popular car hire company in Australia is Europcar. With prices on COMPACT starting at $17/day, about 315% more people book with Europcar than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to find a car hire in Australia?

At $29/day, it is 40% cheaper on average to rent a car in Adelaide than any other city in Australia. The cheapest price found in Australia was for $19/day in Adelaide.

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

Cars in Australia are to be driven on the left side of the road.

Australia city and airport directory

Melbourne

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Essendon Airport

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Tullamarine Intl Airport

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Avalon Airport

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Brisbane

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Brisbane International Airport

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Gold Coast - Coolangatta Airport

Coolangatta, Queensland, Australia

Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast Airport

Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia

Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport

Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Sydney

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Kingsford Smith Airport

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Williamtown Airport

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia

Bathurst Airport

Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia

Coolangatta

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Byron Gateway Airport

Ballina, New South Wales, Australia

Lismore Airport

Lismore, New South Wales, Australia

Hobart

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Hobart International Airport

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Perth

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Perth International Airport

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Adelaide

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Adelaide International Airport

Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Cairns

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Cairns International Airport

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Launceston

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Wynyard Airport

Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

Darwin

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Darwin International Airport

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Townsville

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Townsville International Airport

Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Canberra

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Moruya Airport

Moruya, New South Wales, Australia

Wagga Wagga Regional Airport

Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia

Proserpine

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Whitsunday Coast Airport

Proserpine, Queensland, Australia

Great Barrier Reef Apt Airport

Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia

Hayman Island Heliport Airport

Hayman Island, Queensland, Australia

Mackay

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Moranbah Airport

Moranbah, Queensland, Australia

Rockhampton

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Gladstone Airport

Gladstone, Queensland, Australia

Biloela Airport

Biloela, Queensland, Australia

Newcastle, North Dakota

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Taree Airport

Taree, New South Wales, Australia

Coffs Harbour

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Clarence Valley Regional Airport

Grafton, New South Wales, Australia

Armidale Airport

Armidale, New South Wales, Australia

Ayers Rock

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Conellan Airport

Yulara, Northern Territory, Australia

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