Hobart

Cheap Car Hire in Hobart

Hobart, TAS, Australia
17 Aug — 24 Aug
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Hobart, TAS, Australia
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Hobart car hires in 2022

Most popular companyBARGAINCAR
Price of petrol per litre$1.84
Average price per day$53
Cheapest price per day$26

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

January

$114

February

$83

March

$103

April

$134

May

$87

June

$74

July

$73

August

$96

September

$106

October

$80

November

$97

December

$163

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Hobart is July. 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.

Top rental agencies in Hobart

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Hobart?

Visitors to the Tasmanian capital can find plenty of car hire locations in Hobart, including Hobart Airport (HBA) and around the city centre. If you have a foreign licence, you are permitted to drive in Tasmania if you are on holiday or have a temporary visa. The minimum age for car hire in Hobart is 21 years old, but younger drivers may be permitted to hire a car if they pay a daily surcharge, and you can only drive the type of vehicles specified on your licence. Try to book in advance if you are looking for cheap car hire in Hobart.

What are the rules for driving in Hobart?

Motorists drive on the left side of the road in Hobart. The speed limit in urban areas is 50 km/h, and it’s up to 100 km/h on motorways, and the blood alcohol limit is 0.05%. Seatbelts are mandatory for drivers and passengers, and babies and children must always use the appropriate car seat for their age or size. You can reserve car seats for kids with your car hire in Hobart. Contact Transport Tasmania to find out about updated driving laws in Hobart.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Hobart?

Before you reserve your hire car in Hobart, consider where you will be travelling. If you are planning to stay around the Hobart central business district (CBD), a compact car such as a Ford Fiesta is an economical choice for your Hobart car hire. A 4WD such as a Mitsubishi Outlander is ideal for exploring the wilderness of Bruny Island or driving along the beaches from Temma to Sandy Cape. Passenger van hire such as the Kia Sedona can accommodate up to eight passengers if you’re travelling with a small group.

Where are the best places to park in Hobart?

Parking in Hobart is affordable and accessible. You can find both on- and off-street parking in the CBD for your Hobart car hire. There are a number of multi-storey car parks where parking is free for the first hour. If you’re parking in a metered parking bay, purchase a ticket from the machine and display your ticket in your windscreen. You may be able to find free on-street parking around Battery Point and Sandy Bay. If you book a hire car in Hobart, always make sure you lock your vehicle and take your valuables with you.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Hobart?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Hobart from the following companies over the past two weeks: Bargain Car Rentals ($27/day), Ace Rental Cars ($45/day), and Sixt ($45/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Budget (10.0 rating) and Ace Rental Cars (9.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Hobart.

What are gas prices like in Hobart?

The average price of petrol in Hobart is $1.84/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $83 and $119 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Hobart for a week from Bargain Car Rentals?

Hiring a car in Hobart for a week can be a great option for travel. Bargain Car Rentals, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $376/week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Hobart?

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

How much is a car hire in Hobart for a weekend?

It costs $83 for a weekend car hire in Hobart, 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 Hobart in September, prices are $95 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Hobart?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Hobart is Full-size (Nissan Pathfinder) based on our Cheapflights data.