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Cheap Car Hire in Perth from $42

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 Perth with a pick-up date of 6/6 and drop-off date of 10/7. 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.
Driver's age: 26-65
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Perth car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Perth. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Most popular company

CITYCENTRE

Price of petrol per litre

$1.77

Average price per day

$69

Cheapest price per day

$42

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Perth 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 29 May 2024.

January

$61

February

$67

March

$72

April

$72

May

$69

June

$78

July

$76

August

$75

September

$76

October

$76

November

$75

December

$82

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Perth is January. 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 Perth

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Perth and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

SUV is the cheapest car type you can hire in Perth this past week from 73 hire locations out of 33 hire agencies. Prices for a Perth SUV hire start from $42/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Passenger van

Passenger van

Pick-up truck

Pick-up truck

Compare available car types for hire in Perth

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Perth to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Small cars

$57 - $87

All Car Types

$81 - $125

To hire a small car in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $73/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Perth, Australia (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$87/day). In fact, January is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, hiring a small car saves you 28% 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 Perth small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $88/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Perth, Australia (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, 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 Perth medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $139/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Perth, Australia (~$118/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$165/day). In fact, May is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, hiring a large car 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 SUV in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $92/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Perth, Australia (~$76/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$125/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, 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 Perth SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $168/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a van in Perth, Australia (~$117/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$224/day). In fact, January is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, hiring a van is 41% 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 Perth van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $181/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Perth, Australia (~$113/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$250/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, hiring a pickup truck is 45% 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 Perth pickup truck hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Perth, Australia, you would pay an average price of $129/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Perth, Australia (~$99/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$153/day). In fact, August is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Perth. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Perth, hiring a luxury car is 23% 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$46/day
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Hyundai i30$48/day
4
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A/C
Hyundai i30

Top hire agencies in Perth

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Perth known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Perth. Reviews were last updated on 29 May 2024.
Browse through some of the top car hire agencies in Perth, including Dollar, Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Ace Rental Cars in Perth. Make sure to read reviews, pricing info, location, and other important details before choosing a car hire agency.

Dollar

4 locations

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Ace Rental Cars

9.5
Wonderful
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.5

Value

9.0

Avis

8.2
Very Good
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Budget

8.1
Very Good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

7.0

Europcar

8.0
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.4

Alamo

7.6
Good
8 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.6

Thrifty

7.2
Good
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

7.5

Best Perth car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Perth. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Perth with an average daily rate of $61. Data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Perth. Double check the details of your car hire reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
MG ZS$42/day
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A/C
MG ZS
Toyota Corolla$45/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla
Kia Sportage$45/day
4
M
A/C
Kia Sportage

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Perth, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What are the requirements to hire a car in Perth?

    Booking a car hire in Perth gives you the freedom and flexibility to explore the capital city of Western Australia and take day trips to local beaches and wineries. While the minimum age for car hire in Perth is 21, drivers up to 25 years old may need to pay an additional premium. Book through Cheapflights to get the best deals on cheap car hire in Perth.

  • What are the rules for driving in Perth?

    Like the rest of Australia, you drive on the left side of the road in Perth. The speed limit is generally 50 km/h in residential areas and 100 km/h on highways, and all occupants of vehicles must use seatbelts. Infants and children must use the appropriate car seats for their age and size, which can be reserved in advance with your Perth car hire, and it is illegal to drive with a BAC of over 0.05%. Check with the Western Australian Department of Transport to find out about road rules.

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

    Whether you’re driving around the CBD, heading to Cottesloe Beach or driving to Margaret River, you can choose from a wide range of hire cars in Perth. If you’re looking for economical car hire in Perth, reserve a compact car such as a Kia Picanto. If you want extra leg room, a luxury Mercedes Benz C-Class is a good choice. Make the most of the sunny Perth weather and hire a convertible such as a Ford Mustang. Hybrid cars and passenger vans are also available from many Perth car hire companies. To get the best deals on cheap car hire in Perth, pre-book online before you depart and pick up your vehicle at one of many convenient car hire locations in Perth.

  • Where are the best places to park in Perth?

    If you’re looking for a place to park your hire car in Perth, there are free and paid parking options, including short-term street parking and multi-storey car parks good for longer periods. While there is a strong demand for parking in the Perth CBD, you can find one-hour free parking on Hay Street and Royal Street, but you will still need to obtain the appropriate ticket from the machine and display it on your dashboard. On weekends, you can park your car for a flat rate from 06:00-18:00, and free on-street parking is available in standard parking bays across the city after 18:00.

  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Perth?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $69/day when booking a car hire in Perth. The absolute best deal a user found was for $42/day from Budget, booked on May 26.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Perth from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($42/day), City Centre Car Rentals ($45/day), and Europcar ($46/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Apex (10.0 rating), Ace Rental Cars (9.5 rating) and Sixt (9.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Perth.

  • What are petrol prices like in Perth?

    The average price of petrol in Perth is $1.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $79 and $115 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Perth for a week from City Centre Car Rentals?

    City Centre Car Rentals offers hire cars in Perth for about $279 per week on average.

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

    Booking early can save you upwards of 28% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 8 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Perth.

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

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

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

    Typically, a monthly car hire in Perth can be found for $1,194. You can find car hire deals to be on average $40 a day.

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

    The average price for a weekend car hire in Perth is $79. Hiring a Intermediate SUV is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Perth. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Perth for as low as $68/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Perth?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Perth is Intermediate (Hyundai Accent) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Small car hires in Perth

Find small car hire deals in Perth from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Perth cost an average of $47 per day. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Nissan March$47/day
2
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A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March$47/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March$47/day
2
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A/C
Nissan March

Car hires by fuel type in Perth

Browse car hires by fuel type in Perth. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Perth. Deals were last updated on 29 May 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Perth. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($30+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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