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Cheap Car Hire in Brisbane from $22

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Brisbane with a pick-up date of 3/9 and drop-off date of 10/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Brisbane car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Brisbane. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

Most popular company

CRAZYCLARK

Price of petrol per litre

$1.74

Average price per day

$62

Cheapest price per day

$22

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Brisbane?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Brisbane 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 17 July 2024.

January

$50

February

$47

March

$56

April

$54

May

$47

June

$50

July

$57

August

$49

September

$60

October

$51

November

$50

December

$75

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Brisbane is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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 Brisbane

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Brisbane and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

There are currently 97 hire locations operating in Brisbane spread across 38 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Brisbane is small car at $22 a day. Below are all the 4 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Compare available car types for hire in Brisbane

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Brisbane to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

Small cars

$42 - $75

All Car Types

$64 - $101

To hire a small car in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $55/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Brisbane, Australia (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$75/day). In fact, June is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a small car saves you 30% 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 Brisbane small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $68/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Brisbane, Australia (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$86/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a medium car saves you 14% 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 Brisbane medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $112/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Brisbane, Australia (~$95/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$133/day). In fact, June is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a large car is 30% 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 SUV in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $73/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Brisbane, Australia (~$56/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$94/day). In fact, May is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a SUV saves you 8% 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 Brisbane SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $131/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a van in Brisbane, Australia (~$109/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$159/day). In fact, May is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, 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 Brisbane van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $110/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Brisbane, Australia (~$88/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$127/day). In fact, October is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a pickup truck is 28% 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 Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $135/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Brisbane, Australia (~$111/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$165/day). In fact, February is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a luxury car is 42% 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 convertible in Brisbane, Australia, you would pay an average price of $137/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a convertible in Brisbane, Australia (~$205/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$268/day). In fact, August is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible hire for Brisbane. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Brisbane, hiring a convertible is 43% 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.

Hyundai i20$22/day
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Hyundai i20
Kia Picanto$25/day
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Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent Hatch$27/day
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Hyundai Accent Hatch

Top hire agencies in Brisbane

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Brisbane known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Brisbane. Reviews were last updated on 17 July 2024.
Hire a vehicle with one of these top care hire agencies serving Brisbane, such as Budget, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Alamo. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Budget

9.5
Wonderful
5 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.7

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.5

Value

8.4

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.6
Very Good
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.0

Avis

8.2
Very Good
7 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.4

Apex

8.2
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.2

Dollar

7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

East Coast Car Rentals

7.8
Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

8.0

Thrifty

7.7
Good
5 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.0

Best Brisbane car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Brisbane. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Brisbane with an average daily rate of $39. Data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Brisbane. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Hyundai i20$22/day
4
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A/C
Hyundai i20
Kia Picanto$25/day
2
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent Hatch$27/day
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A/C
Hyundai Accent Hatch

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Brisbane, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 July 2024.
  • What are the requirements to hire a car in Brisbane?

    Planning a Queensland road trip? Get in the driver’s seat and book a car hire in Brisbane for a memorable holiday. You’ll need a full licence to hire a car in Brisbane. Although drivers generally need to be at least 21 years old to hire a car in Brisbane, younger drivers may still pay a daily surcharge, depending on the Brisbane car hire company you select. Book through Cheapflights to find cheap car hire in Brisbane.

  • What are the rules for driving in Brisbane?

    Vehicles drive on the left side of the road, and the blood alcohol limit is 0.05%; penalties can be severe if you drink and drive. The speed limit in urban areas is around 50 km/h (less in school zones) and 100-110 km/h on motorways. There are many radar cameras, so stay below the limit. All hire cars in Brisbane are fitted with seatbelts, which are mandatory for all occupants. If you are travelling with children, you can book child and infant seats with your car hire in Brisbane, so you don’t need to bring your own. Contact the local authorities in Queensland for updated road rules.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Brisbane?

    Find cheap car hire in Brisbane by booking online in advance. For driving around the city, a compact car such as a Mitsubishi Lancer is a fuel-efficient option. Planning a family trip? A Holden Malibu offers plenty of leg and luggage room. If you’re going on an off-road adventure to Cape York, Fraser Island or outback Queensland, book an SUV such as a Mitsubishi Outlander from your Brisbane car hire company. To help you find your way, GPS devices are available through your car hire company in Brisbane.

  • Where are the best places to park in Brisbane?

    Car hire in Brisbane gives you the freedom to discover the city and beyond. Street parking is available in the inner city, but you will need to pay by the hour and respect the time limits. A range of payment options are available, including Tap N Go, debit/credit cards and apps. There are plenty of secure parking options in Brisbane, many with a daily flat fee. Parking rates are generally cheaper after 18:00 and on weekends.

  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Brisbane?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $62/day when booking a car hire in Brisbane. The absolute best deal a user found was for $31/day from Provider's pick, booked on Jul. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Brisbane?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Brisbane from the following companies over the past two weeks: Simba Car Hire ($22/day), Apex ($27/day), and Bargain Car Rentals ($28/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Brisbane?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise Rent-A-Car (10.0 rating), Sixt (10.0 rating) and Ace Rental Cars (9.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Brisbane.

  • What are petrol prices like in Brisbane?

    The average price of petrol in Brisbane is $1.74/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $78 and $113 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Brisbane for a week from Crazy Clark's Car Rentals?

    Hiring a car in Brisbane for a week can be a great option for travel. Crazy Clark's Car Rentals, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $265/week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Brisbane for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 30% on your car hire. For a below average price in Brisbane, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 8 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Brisbane?

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

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Brisbane for a month?

    You can potentially save up to 81% on a month-long rental by booking with Provider's pick. Provider's pick is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Brisbane can cost you on average $1,137 a month or $38 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car hire in Brisbane for a weekend?

    It costs $77 for a weekend car hire in Brisbane, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Brisbane in August, prices are $57 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Brisbane?

    The most popular car to hire while in Brisbane is the Class Standard Car, which is a Standard vehicle.

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Small car hires in Brisbane

Find small car hire deals in Brisbane from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Brisbane cost an average of $25 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
Nissan Micra$22/day
2
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Nissan Micra
Nissan Micra$22/day
2
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A/C
Nissan Micra
Nissan Micra$22/day
2
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A/C
Nissan Micra

Car hires by fuel type in Brisbane

Browse car hires by fuel type in Brisbane. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Brisbane. Deals were last updated on 17 July 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Brisbane. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($18+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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