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Cheap Car Hire in Australian Capital Territory from $38

Canberra, ACT, Australia
2 Mar — 9 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Canberra, ACT, Australia
Sat 2/3
Noon
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Australian Capital Territory car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Australian Capital Territory. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

Most popular company

Alamo

Most common car type

Supplier choice

Average price per day

$78

Cheapest price per day

$38

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Australian Capital Territory?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Australian Capital Territory and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

January

$67

February

$73

March

$80

April

$80

May

$70

June

$70

July

$85

August

$86

September

$73

October

$60

November

$71

December

$82

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Australian Capital Territory is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Australian Capital Territory

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Australian Capital Territory and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

There are, in total, 3,121 car hire locations in Australian Capital Territory that are operated by 79 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: $38/day). Explore 5 car types currently offered from Australian Capital Territory hire providers:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Passenger van

Passenger van

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for hire in Australian Capital Territory

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Australian Capital Territory to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 24 February 2024.

Small cars

$71 - $105

All Car Types

$92 - $155

To hire a small car in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $83/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Australian Capital Territory (~$71/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$105/day). In fact, September is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a small car saves you 29% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australian Capital Territory small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $104/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Australian Capital Territory (~$81/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$152/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a medium car saves you 12% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australian Capital Territory medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $155/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Australian Capital Territory (~$113/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$213/day). In fact, October is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a large car is 25% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australian Capital Territory large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $112/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Australian Capital Territory (~$94/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$175/day). In fact, January is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a SUV saves you 5% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australian Capital Territory SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $192/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a van in Australian Capital Territory (~$120/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$269/day). In fact, October is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a van is 39% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australian Capital Territory van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $142/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Australian Capital Territory (~$105/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$233/day). In fact, June is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a pickup truck is 17% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in Australian Capital Territory, you would pay an average price of $130/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Australian Capital Territory (~$110/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$153/day). In fact, July is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Australian Capital Territory. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australian Capital Territory, hiring a luxury car is 10% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Kia Picanto$38/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai i20$42/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20

Top hire agencies in Australian Capital Territory

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Australian Capital Territory known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Australian Capital Territory. Reviews were last updated on 24 February 2024.
Hire a vehicle with one of these top car hire agencies serving Australian Capital Territory, including those serving the Canberra, Weetangera and Fyshwick area. Make sure to read through user feedback, confirm pickup locations, and check the fine print before choosing.

Europcar

9.2
Wonderful
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

9.6

Budget

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

6.0

Sixt

8.2
Very Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

Value

7.7

Avis

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Alamo

7.9
Good
25 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.2

Hertz

7.5
Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.4

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.4

Thrifty

5.9
Fair
5 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.3

Value

5.3

Firefly

3 locations

Best Australian Capital Territory car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Australian Capital Territory. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Australian Capital Territory with an average daily rate of $72. Data was last updated on 24 February 2024.
Browse some of the deals we've come across on car hires in the Australian Capital Territory region, including options close to Canberra, Weetangera and Fyshwick. If these deals don't match what you're looking for, not to worry -- deals are updated on a regular basis.
Kia Picanto$38/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent$39/day
5
M
A/C
Hyundai Accent
Toyota Corolla$42/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Australian Capital Territory, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 24 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Australian Capital Territory?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a car hire in Australian Capital Territory. The absolute best deal a user found was for $36/day from Budget, booked on Feb. 18.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Australian Capital Territory?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Australian Capital Territory from the following companies over the past two weeks: Europcar ($37/day), Alamo ($39/day), and keddy by Europcar ($44/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Australian Capital Territory?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, MINI Car Rentals (10.0 rating), Fox (10.0 rating) and Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Australian Capital Territory.

What are petrol prices like in Australian Capital Territory?

The average price of petrol in Australian Capital Territory is $1.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $80 and $115 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Australian Capital Territory for a week from Alamo?

Alamo is one of the most popular car hire companies in Australian Capital Territory, offering car hire for around $456 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Australian Capital Territory for the best price?

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 46% in Australian Capital Territory - we recommend booking at least 86days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Australian Capital Territory?

Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Australian Capital Territory however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Australian Capital Territory for a month?

The monthly cost of a car hire in Australian Capital Territory is $1,952 ($65/day) on average.

Car hires by fuel type in Australian Capital Territory

Browse car hires by fuel type in Australian Capital Territory. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Australian Capital Territory. Deals were last updated on 24 February 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Australian Capital Territory. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($35+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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