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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Melbourne?

All
$24 - $76
Family size
$82 - $125
Economy
$21 - $48

The cheapest time to hire a car in Melbourne is in May. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just $25 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in September. The price of a car hire in Melbourne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Melbourne car hire deals found on momondo

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Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $48/day to hire a small car in Melbourne. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$17/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$17/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$17/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$20/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$20/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$20/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$20/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car hire in Melbourne is $66/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
5 Western Avenue, Westmeadows, VIC
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$23/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Melbourne
5 Western Avenue, Westmeadows, VIC
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$23/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
Melbourne
2 Tarmac Drive
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$24/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Melbourne
2 Tarmac Drive
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$25/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
23 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Melbourne
5 Western Avenue, Westmeadows, VIC
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$26/day
23 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
Melbourne
34 - 60 Little Collins St
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$27/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price to hire a full-size car in Melbourne is $95/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$22/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$22/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$23/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$23/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
254 La Trobe Street
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$24/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
27 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$25/day
27 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of hiring an SUV in Melbourne is $72/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$24/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$24/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$24/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$24/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$25/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$26/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
27 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$26/day
27 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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People carriers, or people movers, are great for families and large groups. People carriers can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price of hiring a people mover in Melbourne is $103/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$46/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$46/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$46/day
20 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$46/day
20 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$47/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Melbourne
254 La Trobe Street
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$47/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$48/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Melbourne
254 La Trobe Street
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$48/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$49/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
254 La Trobe Street
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$49/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$50/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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$50/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Hiring a lorry is a good option if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Melbourne. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$49/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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$49/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$52/day
1 Aug. - 9 Aug.
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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$52/day
1 Aug. - 9 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$54/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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$54/day
23 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Melbourne is $140/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Shop 3 8 Franklin St
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$53/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$55/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
Melbourne
72 Hargrave Ave
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$55/day
17 Jul. - 31 Jul.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$56/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Melbourne
72 Hargrave Ave
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$56/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$60/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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$60/day
17 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$86/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
89 Franklin Street
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$86/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$87/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
Melbourne
89 Franklin Street
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$87/day
18 Jul. - 18 Aug.
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more to hire than most cars. The average cost to hire a convertible in Melbourne is $178/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$177/day
14 Aug. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Tullamarine Airport
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$177/day
14 Aug. - 17 Aug.
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Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$177/day
3 Aug. - 10 Aug.
Melbourne
Tullamarine Airport
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$177/day
3 Aug. - 10 Aug.
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Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$180/day
3 Aug. - 6 Aug.
Melbourne
Tullamarine Airport
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$180/day
3 Aug. - 6 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$218/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Melbourne
Terminal Buildings
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$218/day
17 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$225/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
Melbourne
Terminal Buildings
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$225/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by petrol and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$197/day
31 Jul. - 4 Aug.
Melbourne
Tullamarine Airport
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$197/day
31 Jul. - 4 Aug.
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Melbourne Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Melbourne

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 12,815 reviews

View all 3 locations

Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,254 reviews

View all 6 locations

Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,184 reviews

View all 5 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,870 reviews

View all 4 locations

Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,738 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

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Europcar

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 354 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 328 reviews

View all 6 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Melbourne Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Flemington Racecourse 14.6 km
Queen Victoria Market 18.5 km
Flagstaff Gardens 18.7 km
Marvel Stadium 18.9 km
Carlton Gardens 19.2 km
Melbourne Essendon Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Flemington Racecourse 6.7 km
Queen Victoria Market 10.0 km
Flagstaff Gardens 10.3 km
Marvel Stadium 10.6 km
Carlton Gardens 10.6 km
Melbourne Avalon Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Flemington Racecourse 47 km
Elwood Beach 48 km
St. Kilda Beach 49 km
Marvel Stadium 49 km
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 49 km

Distance to popular hotels from Melbourne Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Melbourne's car hire counter

Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

44 Spencer Street

19.6 km from airport

Atlantis Hotel Melbourne

300 Spencer Street

18.9 km from airport

Crown Metropol Melbourne

8 Whiteman Street

20.2 km from airport

Pan Pacific Melbourne

2 Convention Centre Place

19.9 km from airport

The Langham Melbourne

1 Southgate Avenue

20.2 km from airport

Pegasus Apart'hotel

206 A'Beckett Street

18.8 km from airport

Crown Towers Melbourne

8 Whiteman Street

20.1 km from airport

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

328 Flinders Street

19.9 km from airport

Brady Hotel Central Melbourne

30 Little La Trobe Street

19.0 km from airport

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

123 Collins Street

19.8 km from airport

Stamford Plaza Melbourne

111 Little Collins Street

19.7 km from airport

The Hotel Windsor

111 Spring Street

19.8 km from airport

Space Hotel

380 Russell Street

19.0 km from airport

Novotel Melbourne on Collins

270 Collins Street

19.7 km from airport

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

215 Little Collins Street

19.7 km from airport

Parkroyal Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Airport, Arrival Dr, Tullamarine VIC 3045, Australia VC, Australia 3045 VC, Australia

1.0 km from airport

Mercure Welcome Melbourne

265 Little Bourke Street

19.4 km from airport

Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

25 Collins Street

19.9 km from airport

Car Hire in Melbourne

20,999 people have been looking for a car to hire in Melbourne in July.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Melbourne in August?

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during August in Melbourne, you can expect to pay around $44. A particularly good deal might be around $15, which is the lowest quote for Melbourne we've seen so far. $29 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Melbourne, but for August it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $13, depending on your requirements.

Which car hire agency in Melbourne has the cheapest rental car prices?

Hiring a car in Melbourne is cheapest when using CarHood at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $11, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $24/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Melbourne car hire?

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Melbourne do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in Melbourne. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to hire in Melbourne during August?

With temperatures averaging 11 °C and precipitation usually 40 mm during August, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Melbourne. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of August and is a popular choice for travellers heading to Melbourne. Hiring a Standard in Melbourne will cost you $40/day on average.

Which car hire company in Melbourne has the most locations?

7 locations can be found in Melbourne. At those keddy by Europcar locations, momondo users can typically find car hire rates of $43/day.

What is the speed limit in Melbourne?

Travellers who hire a car in Melbourne should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 50 km/h. Suburban speed limits around Melbourne are generally 110 km/h, whereas speed limits on motorways are 110 km/h. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.


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