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Best deals found for Australia car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Australia
Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

1 Aug - 7 Aug
Toyota Yaris
Kia Picanto
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

20 Jul - 20 Aug
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

$19/day

1 Aug - 7 Aug
Hyundai Accent
Hyundai i30
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$19/day

29 Jul - 5 Aug
Hyundai i30
Kia Picanto
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$20/day

4 Aug - 11 Aug
Kia Picanto
Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$20/day

31 Jul - 8 Aug
Toyota Corolla
Kia Rio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
4-door vehicles

$20/day

25 Jul - 15 Aug
Kia Rio
Mitsubishi ASX
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

$21/day

10 Aug - 12 Aug
Mitsubishi ASX
Mitsubishi Montero
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

$21/day

24 Jul - 28 Jul
Mitsubishi Montero

Car hire insight and trends in Australia

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Australia

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Australia?

JUCY tends to have the cheapest cars for hire in Australia. Users can often find prices for as low as $21/day when booking through JUCY . You are more likely to find car hire deals through JUCY for less than the average national price of $80/day. These prices may be different depending on the type of car you hire and the city you hire it in.

What is the most popular car hire agency in Australia?

Bargain Car Rentals is currently the most popular car hire company in Australia, with 50% of users selecting their services in the past month. Bargain Car Rentals is also popular due to their 25 reviews and average customer satisfaction score of 8.0 out of 10. Keep in mind that your destination within Australia might not have any Bargain Car Rentals car hire locations, so you should always have a backup agency in mind.

What car hire company in Australia has the most locations?

Thrifty is the car hire company in Australia that currently has the most locations. With 367 car hire centres across the country, you should have no issue finding one of their locations at your destination. Consider visiting Melbourne, the most popular city in Australia. Thrifty has a large presence here with over 10 locations - many of which can be found within the airport and city centre.

What is the most popular type of car to hire in Australia?

37% of momondo users preferred to hire a SUV when visiting Australia, making it the most popular type of car to rent in the country. Although car hire prices in Australia will vary by city and supplier, you can expect to pay an average of $90 per day for a SUV.

Australia car hire deals found on momondo

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Small cars

$44 - $81

All Car Types

$67 - $112

The average price of a small car hire in Australia is $59. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Australia is in June. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $44 per day. A small car rental is typically 32% less expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Australia is $79. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Australia is in May. The price is 23% lower than the rest of the year at just $61 per day. A medium car rental is typically 10% less expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Australia is $110. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Australia is in May. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $91 per day. A large car rental is typically 21% more expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Australia is $79. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Australia is in June. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just $61 per day. A SUV rental is typically 9% less expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Australia is $136. The cheapest time to hire a van in Australia is in January. The price is 14% lower than the rest of the year at just $118 per day. A van rental is typically 37% more expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a pickup truck hire in Australia is $121. The cheapest time to hire a pickup truck in Australia is in April. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just $89 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 29% more expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Australia pickup truck hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Australia is $124. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Australia is in May. The price is 21% lower than the rest of the year at just $99 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 30% more expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a convertible hire in Australia is $125. The cheapest time to hire a convertible in Australia is in January. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $83 per day. A convertible rental is typically 31% more expensive than the average rental car in Australia. The average price of a vehicle hire in Australia can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Toyota Yaris
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

1 Aug - 7 Aug
Toyota Yaris
Kia Picanto
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers

$19/day

20 Jul - 20 Aug
Kia Picanto
Kia Rio
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
4-door vehicles

$20/day

31 Jul - 8 Aug
Kia Rio

Australia car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Australia

Thrifty

367 locations

Firefly

285 locations

Hertz

271 locations

keddy by Europcar

220 locations

Sunnycars

195 locations

Avis

187 locations

Budget

172 locations

Sixt

162 locations

Car hire in Australia

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Australia so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

What side of the road do people in Australia drive on?

Drivers in Australia, including drivers visiting from foreign countries, are required to travel on the left. Keep in mind that driving on the opposite side can lead to both a traffic violation and serious accidents.

How good are the roads in Australia?

As of 2019, Australia ranked 41 out of 137 countries for road quality. Australia received a road quality score of 4.7, which is based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 being the best possible score.

What is the drink driving limit in Australia?

The highest Blood Alcohol Concentration you can have in Australia while still legally able to operate a vehicle is 0.05%. However, some regions or cities within Australia might have different BAC limits, so it’s important to do your research before you travel. Australia has strict laws against individuals who drink-drive when they are younger than the legal drinking age of 18.

How much does petrol cost in Australia?

Petrol in Australia costs $1.67 per litre as of last week. If you plan on hiring a car in Australia, then set aside a budget for the cost of petrol based on how much driving you imagine doing. If you change your mind about hiring a car in Australia, Egypt has some of the lowest petrol prices in the world at $0.42 per litre as of last week. Hong Kong, in comparison, has on average the most expensive prices at $4.78 per litre but is still a great option for those looking to rent a car.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Australia?

Prices for cars in Australia are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Australia?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Australia?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Australia. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be applied. We advise that you read the policy of your chosen hire company before making a reservation.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Australia?

To hire a car in Australia, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Australia?

Booking a car hire in Australia via momondo could save you time and money. momondo provides you with a wide selection of options and cars as we search thousands of car hire websites and locations to enable you to make the best choice for your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Australia?

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in Australia, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Australia with free cancellation?

Yes momondo does have a filter to only highlight car hire deals which offer free cancellation. This filter is available for all car hire searches on momondo including those for cars in Australia.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Australia on momondo?

Yes, momondo has a filter for fair fuel policies on car hire in Australia.

Can I find a car hire in Australia which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

You can specifically filter for enhanced cleaning on car hire in Australia on momondo.

Can I search for car hire in Australia with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in Australia on momondo.


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