Newcastle

Cheap Car Hire in Newcastle from $45

Newcastle, NSW, Australia
18 Apr — 25 Apr
Driver's age: 26-65
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
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Newcastle car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Newcastle. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Most popular company

EASTCOASTCARRENTALS

Price of petrol per litre

$1.80

Average price per day

$74

Cheapest price per day

$45

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Newcastle 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 11 April 2024.

January

$58

February

$64

March

$70

April

$78

May

$68

June

$67

July

$81

August

$81

September

$79

October

$67

November

$59

December

$67

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Newcastle is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 Newcastle

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Newcastle and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

At $45/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Newcastle in the past week. Out of 14 car hire agencies operating in Newcastle, there are, in total, 20 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Compare available car types for hire in Newcastle

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Newcastle to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 11 April 2024.

Small cars

$68 - $222

All Car Types

$90 - $154

To hire a small car in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $93/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Newcastle, Australia (~$68/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$222/day). In fact, March is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a small 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 Newcastle small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $84/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Newcastle, Australia (~$70/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$115/day). In fact, January is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a medium car saves you 21% 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 Newcastle medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $139/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Newcastle, Australia (~$102/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$184/day). In fact, March is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a large car is 24% 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 Newcastle large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $108/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Newcastle, Australia (~$86/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$138/day). In fact, March is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a SUV is 2% 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 Newcastle SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $165/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in Newcastle, Australia (~$132/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$231/day). In fact, February is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a van is 36% 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 pickup truck in Newcastle, Australia, you would pay an average price of $115/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Newcastle, Australia (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$155/day). In fact, October is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Newcastle. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Newcastle, hiring a pickup truck is 7% 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 Accent Hatch$45/day
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Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai Accent$46/day
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Hyundai Accent
Toyota Yaris$56/day
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Toyota Yaris

Top hire agencies in Newcastle

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Newcastle known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Newcastle. Reviews were last updated on 11 April 2024.
Book your reservation with one of the top car hire agencies located in Newcastle, including East Coast Car Rentals, Europcar and Thrifty. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

East Coast Car Rentals

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

6.0

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.6

Thrifty

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.5

Budget

8.3
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.5

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Hertz

5.0
Fair
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

5.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Best Newcastle car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Newcastle. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Newcastle with an average daily rate of $55. Data was last updated on 11 April 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Newcastle. Double check the details of your car hire reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Hyundai Accent Hatch$45/day
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Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai Accent$46/day
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Hyundai Accent
Toyota Corolla$47/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Newcastle, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 11 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Newcastle?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $74/day when booking a car hire in Newcastle. The absolute best deal a user found was for $45/day from East Coast Car Rentals, booked on Apr. 9.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Newcastle from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($45/day), Enterprise Rent-A-Car ($46/day), and East Coast Car Rentals ($49/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, East Coast Car Rentals (10.0 rating), Thrifty (10.0 rating) and Europcar (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Newcastle.

  • What are petrol prices like in Newcastle?

    The average price of petrol in Newcastle is $1.80/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $81 and $117 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Newcastle for a week from East Coast Car Rentals?

    Hiring a car in Newcastle for a week can be a great option for travel. East Coast Car Rentals, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $433/week on average.

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

    Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 53% to make it a great deal in Newcastle. Try to book at least 89 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

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

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Newcastle it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    Typically, a monthly car hire in Newcastle can be found for $1,854. You can find car hire deals to be on average $62 a day.

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

    It costs $95 for a weekend car hire in Newcastle, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Newcastle in May, prices are $57 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Newcastle?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Newcastle is Special (Class Special Car) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Car hires by fuel type in Newcastle

Browse car hires by fuel type in Newcastle. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Newcastle. Deals were last updated on 11 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Newcastle. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($23+).

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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