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Car hires in Brisbane, Queensland

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Brisbane, QLD, Australia
14 Apr — 21 Apr
Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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Car hire insight and trends in Brisbane

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

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Brisbane?

The cheapest car hire in Brisbane are generally found through CarHood. When booking with CarHood, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $13/day. The average price to hire a car in Brisbane is $31/day.

What car hire company in Brisbane has the most locations?

keddy by Europcar has the most locations of any car hire company in Brisbane, with 9 locations.

What car do most people hire in Brisbane?

The Hyundai Kona is the most popular car to hire in Brisbane, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Hyundai Kona rentals for as low as $28/day in Brisbane, though on average you can expect prices to be around $74/day. Another popular car to hire in Brisbane is the Mitsubishi Outlander for an average of $83/day, and deals as low as $44/day.

Best deals found for Brisbane, Queensland car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular rental car types in Brisbane, Queensland
Economy$20/day
Compact$20/day
Intermediate$27/day
Standard$56/day
SUV$35/day
People mover$61/day
Full-size SUV$46/day
Passenger van$70/day
Compact SUV$34/day
Intermediate SUV$36/day
Standard SUV$40/day
Supplier choice$48/day
Luxury SUV$62/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Important information about Brisbane car hire

There are more than 15 car hire locations in Brisbane, making it convenient to get a vehicle. You should be able to get either a cheap car rental or a luxury car rental in Brisbane, and you can book one in advance through momondo. There are tolls on some of the roads, but you can get a 30-day toll pass on the Internet, which will make it faster for you to get through and save you money. Parking is easy to find for a fee throughout the city, and you can easily park and then walk or use public transport when you are in the central area. There is something for everyone in Brisbane. If you like shopping, you can visit the Queen Street Mall or one of the unique boutiques in the South Bank area. There are museums of fine art, historic theaters, and many other cultural attractions. If you just want to relax, you can enjoy the beautiful beach areas just a short drive away.

Is it worthwhile to rent a car while visiting Brisbane?

There are a variety of public transportation options within the city, but you will have more freedom to go where and when you please, and be able to easily see some famous attractions nearby if you get a cheap car rental in Brisbane. Parking is abundant in the city in large lots and metered parking on the streets. Most parking lots charge a fee per day, but many allow you to reserve a space in advance and save money. The highways going in and out of Brisbane tend to get a bit slow during the morning and evening rush hours, so be prepared to take longer to get to your destination if you must travel during these times. There is a Chinatown in Fortitude Valley, which is a short drive north of Brisbane, and the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coastal areas are both a reasonable driving distance away. hired cars in Brisbane will make it much easier to explore the city and nearby attractions.

What different driving laws should I keep in mind while driving in Brisbane?

Most of the driving rules will be similar to what you are used to, but there are a few things you should be aware of when driving rental cars in Brisbane. Do be aware that you must drive on the left side of the road and the driver sits on the right side of the vehicle. roundabouts are common, and if you aren’t used to driving on the left, take extra care when entering and exiting one. Everyone must wear a seat belt and you cannot use your mobile phone while driving hired cars in Brisbane. The blood alcohol limit for a drunken driving violation is very low, so it is best to have a designated driver who isn’t planning to drink at all when you dine out. It is always recommended to check with the department of motor vehicles when you arrive for any changes in the laws.

Will I need a special driving license or permit to drive a rental car in Brisbane if I’m visiting from another country?

If your valid driving license from your home country is in English, you may use it for up to three months. If your license is in a language other than English, you will also need to get an International Driver’s Permit to get hired cars in Brisbane.


Brisbane, Queensland car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Brisbane that's right for you

Small cars

$45 - $80

All Car Types

$67 - $107

The average price of a small car hire in Brisbane, Australia is $61. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Brisbane, Australia is in January. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $45 per day. A small car rental is typically 29% less expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Brisbane, Australia is $71. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Brisbane, Australia is in January. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just $55 per day. A medium car rental is typically 16% less expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Brisbane, Australia is $122. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Brisbane, Australia is in February. The price is 15% lower than the rest of the year at just $105 per day. A large car rental is typically 31% more expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane, Australia is $81. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Brisbane, Australia is in January. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $60 per day. A SUV rental is typically 4% less expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Brisbane, Australia is $144. The cheapest time to hire a van in Brisbane, Australia is in February. The price is 18% lower than the rest of the year at just $119 per day. A van rental is typically 42% more expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane van hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a pickup truck hire in Brisbane, Australia is $112. The cheapest time to hire a pickup truck in Brisbane, Australia is in October. The price is 14% lower than the rest of the year at just $97 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 25% more expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 luxury car hire in Brisbane, Australia is $143. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Brisbane, Australia is in February. The price is 22% lower than the rest of the year at just $112 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 41% more expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane 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 Brisbane, Australia is $219. The cheapest time to hire a convertible in Brisbane, Australia is in January. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just $221 per day. A convertible rental is typically 62% more expensive than the average rental car in Brisbane. The average price of a vehicle hire in Brisbane can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Hyundai i30
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$20/day

7 Jul - 16 Jul
Hyundai i30
Hyundai Accent Hatch
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$20/day

7 Jul - 16 Jul
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Mitsubishi Eclipse
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
2-door vehicles

$54/day

30 Apr - 31 May
Mitsubishi Eclipse

Brisbane car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Brisbane, Queensland

Budget

9.0
Wonderful
5 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

7.8

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.6
Very Good
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Alamo

8.5
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.0

East Coast Car Rentals

8.4
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.0

Avis

8.2
Very Good
7 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.4

Apex

8.2
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.2

Thrifty

7.7
Good
5 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.0

Europcar

7.7
Good
4 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

8.7

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.7

Quick facts about car hire in Brisbane

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Brisbane

Most Popular Agency

Crazy Clark's Car Rentals

Popular Car Types

Compact, SUV, Economy

Cheapest Hire Car

$27

Most Popular Model

Hyundai Kona
The most popular Brisbane car hire agency found on momondo this month is Crazy Clark's Car Rentals. Other top choices for car hire companies are East Coast Car Rentals and CarHood
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Brisbane in the past 72 hours: Compact, SUV, Economy.
The lowest price for a car hire in Brisbane is $27/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $58/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Brisbane in the past 7 days is the Hyundai Kona. Our users also prefer the Mitsubishi Outlander as an alternative.

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

Visit these must-see attractions near popular car hire locations in Brisbane

Nearby attractions:

Newstead House9.2 km
Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts11.1 km
Story Bridge11.5 km
St. John's Anglican Cathedral11.9 km
Cathedral of St Stephen12.3 km

Nearby attractions:

Mt Gravatt Showgrounds80.4 km
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary87.7 km
The Gabba88.3 km
Kangaroo Point Cliffs89.2 km
Jindalee Skate Park89.3 km

Nearby attractions:

Newstead House93.4 km
Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts95.3 km
Story Bridge95.8 km
Roma Street Parkland95.8 km
St. John's Anglican Cathedral95.8 km

Hire a car near one of these popular hotels in Brisbane

Below are the most popular hotels in Brisbane
The Calile Hotel

The Calile Hotel

48 James Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

1.7 km from city centre

Ibis Styles Brisbane Elizabeth Street

Ibis Styles Brisbane Elizabeth Street

40 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.5 km from city centre

W Brisbane

W Brisbane

81 North Quay, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.7 km from city centre

Emporium Hotel South Bank

Emporium Hotel South Bank

267 Grey Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

1.6 km from city centre

Hyatt Regency Brisbane

Hyatt Regency Brisbane

33 Burnett Lane, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.4 km from city centre

Stamford Plaza Brisbane

Stamford Plaza Brisbane

39 Edward Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.5 km from city centre

Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

43 Herschel Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.9 km from city centre

ibis Brisbane Airport

ibis Brisbane Airport

2 Dryandra Road, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

12.5 km from city centre

Hilton Brisbane

Hilton Brisbane

190 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.2 km from city centre

Royal On The Park

Royal On The Park

152 Alice Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.6 km from city centre

Treasury Brisbane

Treasury Brisbane

130 William Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.7 km from city centre

Holiday Inn Express Brisbane Central

Holiday Inn Express Brisbane Central

168 Wharf Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.6 km from city centre

Pullman Brisbane Airport

Pullman Brisbane Airport

2B Dryandra Road, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

12.6 km from city centre

The Point Brisbane Hotel

The Point Brisbane Hotel

21 Lambert Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

1.1 km from city centre

Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane

Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane

171 George Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.6 km from city centre

Amora Hotel Brisbane

Amora Hotel Brisbane

200 Creek Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.5 km from city centre

The Westin Brisbane

The Westin Brisbane

111 Mary Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

0.4 km from city centre

Kennigo Hotel Brisbane

Kennigo Hotel Brisbane

22-28 Kennigo Street, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

1.3 km from city centre


Driving with a car hire in Brisbane - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to hire a car in Brisbane, Australia in May?

For a weekend in May, the best deals in Brisbane start from around $23 up to around $94. Deals are a little different for a week-long hire - starting at around $22, with an average price of $68.

Is there a fee to cancel my Brisbane, Australia car hire?

Every car hire company in Brisbane has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car hire search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car hire companies in Brisbane include Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Ace Rental Cars, and Budget, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

What is the best type of car to hire in Brisbane during May?

When temperatures average 16 °C and precipitation is 70 mm, your best car hire option for the month of May is a convertible. Renting a convertible in Brisbane is an exciting way to see the area without having to worry about the weather being uncooperative. However, it is always a good idea to check the forecast before you travel and make any adjustments to your car hire plans. Hiring a Convertible in Brisbane will cost you $248/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Brisbane, Australia?

If you are hiring a vehicle in Brisbane, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 50 km/h, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Brisbane will generally have a speed limit of 110 km/h. If you are travelling on a motorway in Brisbane, then the speed limit is 110 km/h.

What car hire company has the Tesla Model Y in Brisbane?

What is the weather like in Brisbane, Australia in April?

Those looking for a hire car in Brisbane during the month of April should expect temperatures to be around 21 °C and should expect around 90 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Brisbane similar to the rest of Queensland?

Those looking to hire a car in Brisbane for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Queensland during the month of April usually is around 22 °C with 85.5 mm of possible rain.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Brisbane?

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

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Brisbane?

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

Among different countries, including Brisbane, the minimum age for drivers varies. 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 imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the hire company you're considering before booking.

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

To hire a car in Brisbane, all drivers must have 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 proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We 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 Brisbane?

Choosing momondo to search for car hire in Brisbane makes sense because it is quick and free of charge. We find all the rental car hire prices and policies, you simply choose what works best for you and your trip.

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

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in Brisbane, 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 Brisbane with free cancellation?

Yes, whether it is for cars in Brisbane or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

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

Yes, simply select the fair fuel policy filter after performing a search for hire cars in Brisbane on momondo.

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

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

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

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Brisbane.


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