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Cheap Car Hire in Western Australia from $40

Perth, WA, Australia
4 Mar — 11 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Perth, WA, Australia
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Western Australia car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Western Australia. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 26 February 2024.

Most popular company

No Birds

Most common car type

Compact

Average price per day

$67

Cheapest price per day

$40

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Western Australia?

Discover the price range for hiring a car in popular cities across Western Australia, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 82 pickup locations in Western Australia to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 26 February 2024.

Price

$26 - $107

Out of all the popular cities in Western Australia, Perth is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $26/day. Renting a car in Perth is 76% cheaper than renting one in Paraburdoo where the per day rate is around $107. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Western Australia to get a rental car in are: Busselton ($46/day), Port Hedland ($68/day), and Esperance ($68/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Perth should expect to spend around $26/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Western Australia is Perth.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Western Australia?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Western Australia 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 26 February 2024.

January

$62

February

$71

March

$89

April

$103

May

$89

June

$86

July

$83

August

$79

September

$80

October

$80

November

$77

December

$85

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

Popular car types in Western Australia

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Western Australia and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 26 February 2024.

SUV is the cheapest car type you can hire in Western Australia this past week from 3,121 hire locations out of 79 hire agencies. Prices for a Western Australia SUV hire start from $40/day. Check out available deals for 6 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

Full-size

Full-size

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Premium

Premium

Passenger van

Passenger van

Luxury

Luxury

Pick-up truck

Pick-up truck

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Luxury SUV

Luxury SUV

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

Supplier choice SUV

Supplier choice SUV

Supplier choice van

Supplier choice van

Supplier choice pickup truck

Supplier choice pickup truck

Compare available car types for hire in Western Australia

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Western Australia to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 26 February 2024.

Small cars

$55 - $96

All Car Types

$77 - $129

To hire a small car in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $77/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Western Australia (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$96/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a small car saves you 29% 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 Western Australia small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $95/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Western Australia (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$120/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, 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 Western Australia medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $153/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Western Australia (~$116/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$174/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a large car is 29% 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 Western Australia large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $105/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Western Australia (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$131/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a SUV saves you 4% 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 Western Australia SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $183/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a van in Western Australia (~$118/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$251/day). In fact, January is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, 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 Western Australia van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $194/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Western Australia (~$121/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$254/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a pickup truck is 44% 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 Western Australia pickup truck hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $145/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Western Australia (~$117/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$184/day). In fact, June is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a luxury car is 26% 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 Western Australia, you would pay an average price of $136/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a convertible in Western Australia (~$96/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$404/day). In fact, December is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible hire for Western Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Western Australia, hiring a convertible is 20% 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.

Toyota Corolla$40/day
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Toyota Corolla
Toyota Yaris Cross$48/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Kia Picanto$50/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto

Top hire agencies in Western Australia

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Western Australia known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Western Australia. Reviews were last updated on 26 February 2024.
Browse through some of the top car hire agencies in Western Australia, including pickup locations serving Perth, Broome and Learmonth. Helpful information on each car hire agency is available, including reviews, pricing, pickup location, and more.

Dollar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Ace Rental Cars

10.0
Wonderful
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Sixt

9.3
Wonderful
5 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.1

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.2

Budget

9.0
Wonderful
3 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.5

Value

8.5

Europcar

8.3
Very Good
9 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.1

Thrifty

8.0
Very Good
5 reviews20 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

8.3

Hertz

7.7
Good
6 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

7.7

Avis

4.5
Mediocre
2 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.5

Comfort

4.5

Overall

5.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

4.0

Best Western Australia car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Western Australia. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Western Australia with an average daily rate of $83. Data was last updated on 26 February 2024.
We've found these great deals on car hires in Western Australia, including options within the Perth, Broome and Learmonth area. Make sure to examine important information for each deal, including price, car type, and pickup location.
Subaru Forester$40/day
5
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A/C
Subaru Forester
Toyota Yaris Cross$40/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Hyundai Accent$41/day
5
M
A/C
Hyundai Accent

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Western Australia, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 26 February 2024.

What are the requirements to rent a car in Western Australia?

You must be at least 21 years and have a valid driver's license for Western Australia car rental companies to allow you to drive off with their prized vehicles. You will incur a young driver fee if you're under 25 years. An International Driver's License will be required for renters looking for car rentals in Western Australia but have a non-English license. Note that car rental locations in Western Australia don't accept driver's permits (probationary licenses) or copies of the original D.L. You must also have a current credit card to enable payment.

What are the rules for driving in Western Australia?

It's important to familiarize yourself with current traffic rules to ensure you're driving your economy car rental safely. You will need to adjust how you make your turns, pass other motorists, and exit freeways because you’ll be driving your cheap car rental in Western Australia on the left side of the road. Also, distance and speed limit signs are indicated in kilometers ranging from 40km/h for built-up areas and school zones to 110km/h for freeways. Top traffic offenses in Western Australia include unlicensed drivers, drunk driving with a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of over 0.05%, speeding, and driving without seatbelts.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Western Australia?

Australia is made up mostly of the outback. Due to its vastness, you need reliable car rentals in Western Australia that can handle long road trips to Nullabor or when you want to explore over 12,000km coastline of the Great Southern Coast. While Intermediate Hyundai Accent is the most frequently rented vehicle, regardless of the car rental location you're in, be it Perth, Exmouth, or Broom, you will find a car that matches your budget and travel needs. If you're traveling with a group of friends and family and need a little wiggle room, you can get around comfortably in a passenger van rental. Alternatively, you can opt for either a compact car or an SUV. If you don't plan on spending your time in the outback, you can explore the city in an electric car rental or choose from a vast collection of luxury car rentals in Western Australia.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Western Australia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $62/day when booking a car hire in Western Australia. The absolute best deal a user found was for $35/day from Atlas Car & Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Western Australia?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Western Australia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($35/day), City Centre Car Rentals ($42/day), and Apex ($50/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Western Australia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, MINI Car Rentals (10.0 rating), Fox (10.0 rating) and Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Western Australia.

What are petrol prices like in Western Australia?

The average price of petrol in Western Australia is $1.77/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $80 and $115 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Western Australia for a week from No Birds?

No Birds offers hire cars in Western Australia for about $294 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Western Australia 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 25% on your car hire. For a below average price in Western Australia, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 33 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Western Australia?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Western Australia check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Western Australia for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Western Australia can be found for about $1,260, with the average price for a rental being around $42 a day. Book with Atlas Car & Truck Rental, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 65% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Western Australia.

Small car hires in Western Australia

Find small car hire deals in Western Australia from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Western Australia cost an average of $79 per day. Price data was last updated on 26 February 2024.
Nissan March$68/day
2
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A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March$68/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March
Nissan Micra$68/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan Micra

Car hires by fuel type in Western Australia

Browse car hires by fuel type in Western Australia. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Western Australia. Deals were last updated on 26 February 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Western Australia. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($24+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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