Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

Cheap Car Hire in Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

Sydney, NSW, Australia - Kingsford Smith (SYD)
4 Jul — 11 Jul
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia - Kingsford Smith (SYD)
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Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport car hires in 2022

Most popular companySIXT
Price of petrol per litre$1.93
Average price per day$46
Cheapest price per day$24

What is the cheapest time to hire a car at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

January

$69

February

$67

March

$82

April

$102

May

$84

June

$82

July

$76

August

$70

September

$69

October

$69

November

$79

December

$97

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Sydney?

Hiring a car in Sydney makes it easy to discover the local attractions without having to rely on public transport. Pick up your car at Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) or at one of the many car hire locations in Sydney; you’ll need a driving license and a credit card. The minimum age for car hire in Sydney is 21, although some Sydney car hire companies allow younger drivers to hire a car in Sydney if they pay a daily premium. The best way to find cheap car hire in Sydney is to book in advance.

What are the rules for driving in Sydney?

Keep under the speed limit of 50 km/h in built-up areas and 100 km/h on motorways, as penalties can be severe. The blood alcohol limit is 0.05%, so avoid driving if you have been drinking. Seatbelts are mandatory, and travellers with children can reserve baby and child seats with their car hire in Sydney. Drivers must always use a hands-free device if they want to use your mobile phone. If you have booked a car hire in Sydney, contact Transport for NSW to get the latest information about road rules.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Sydney?

Find cheap car hire in Sydney through Cheapflights. The lanes in the CBD can be quite narrow, so a compact car such as a Toyota Corolla is a good option. If you’re going on a road trip along the coast, enjoy luxury car hire in Sydney. Or, spacious passenger vans for up to 12 people are great if you are planning a trip with friends/extended family, and electric car hire is also available from your Sydney car hire company.

Where are the best places to park in Sydney?

Street parking spaces in downtown Sydney are in high demand due to many commuters and tourists visiting the iconic local landmarks. If you’re looking to park your hire car in Sydney, parking in the CBD is difficult and expensive. Most spots are metered and rates depend on the location and time. Flat rate parking is available in multi-storey car parks, which are generally cheaper after hours and on weekends. They usually offer 24/7 access, with discounts available for hybrid vehicles.

What is the cheapest hire car found at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $66/day when booking a car hire at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for $35/day from CarHood, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental providers are at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

There are 9 car hire providers located at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. The following companies can be found near the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport car rental counter:
Firefly (10.0)
Apex (10.0)
GREEN MOTION (9.3)
No Birds (9.0)
Ace Rental Cars (7.3)
Thrifty (6.0)
Sixt (6.0)
East Coast Car Rentals (4.6)
Europcar (4.5)

Which car rental company is considered to be the best at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Firefly (10.0 rating), Apex (10.0 rating) and Sixt (7.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a car at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport for a week from Sixt?

Sixt is one of the most popular car hire companies at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, offering car hire for around $463 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport 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 16% on your car hire. For a below average price at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport for a month?

The monthly cost of a car hire at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is $1,984 ($66/day) on average.