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Most popular cities to hire a car in South Australia

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Compact
Adelaide
Most popular car hire agency in JulyEuropcar19% more popular1,041 momondo users preferred to book a hire car from Europcar for their trip to Adelaide in July
Average price to hire a car in July$41 per day6% more expensiveA car hire in Adelaide costs $41 per day on average in July, which is more expensive than the yearly average
Most popular type of car to hire in JulyCompact32% more popular1,782 users chose to hire Compact cars for their travel needs in Adelaide during July

Recent South Australia car hire deals

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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$44/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
Adelaide
Firefly at Sir Donald Bradman Drive
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$44/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$38/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
Adelaide
Budget at 274 North Terrace
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$38/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
Adelaide
Firefly at Sir Donald Bradman Drive
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Chevrolet Equinox
$52/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
Adelaide
Budget at 274 North Terrace
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Chevrolet Equinox
$41/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$75/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
Adelaide
Ace Rental Cars at 13 Anzac Highway, Keswick, Adelaide
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BMW X3
$75/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$60/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
Adelaide
East Coast Car Rentals at 237 Richmond Road, Richmond, SA
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BMW X3
$60/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$83/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
Adelaide
Budget at 274 North Terrace
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Chrysler Pacifica
$83/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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Audi A3
$53/day
16 Aug. - 25 Sep.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$35/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
Adelaide
Budget at Terminal Building
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Audi A3
$35/day
17 Aug. - 21 Sep.
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Kia Sedona
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$93/day
13 Aug. - 20 Aug.
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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Kia Sedona
$93/day
13 Aug. - 20 Aug.
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$55/day
15 Aug. - 24 Sep.
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$55/day
15 Aug. - 24 Sep.
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$52/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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Kia Rio Hatchback
$52/day
14 Aug. - 23 Sep.
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South Australia Car Hire Directory

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3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0
10.0
Excellent
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0
9.8
Excellent
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

9.0
9.7
Excellent
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.7

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.7

Value for money

9.7
9.4
Excellent
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

9.6

Value for money

9.1
8.1
Excellent
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.3

Value for money

8.3
7.6
Good
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

8.0
3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

2.0

Value for money

2.0

Popular attractions in South Australia

Hit the open road in your car hire and head to any of these top tourist destinations in or around South Australia’s major cities
Adelaide
South Australia

Glenelg Beach
National Wine Centre of Australia
St Peter's Cathedral
Victoria Square
Adelaide Oval
Port Lincoln
South Australia

Ravendale Complex
Mount Gambier
South Australia

Olympic Park
Feast's Classic Car Collection and Memorabilia
Old Mount Gambier Gaol
Marist Park
Whyalla
South Australia

Whyalla Foreshore
Ceduna
South Australia

Ceduna National Trust Museum
Port Augusta
South Australia

Wadlata Outback Centre

South Australia car hire tips

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

How much does it cost to hire a car in South Australia?

On average, it will cost you $45 per day to hire a car in South Australia. Depending on the time of year, what type of car you hire, and what agency you hire from, you could end up paying as much as $171 per day or as little as around $20 per day. The price of a rental car in South Australia commonly fluctuates by about 88%.

What is the cheapest car hire company in South Australia?

The cheapest car hire companies in South Australia are East Coast Car Rentals with prices from $20 per day, Apex from as low as $20 per day, and Europcar with deals as low as $22 per day. Keep in mind that these prices were found in the past 72 hours and are subject to change based on when you book your rental, what city you plan to visit, and what type of car you hire.

What is the best car hire company in South Australia?

With an average review score of 9.7/10 from 8 reviewers, Hertz is rated the best car hire company in South Australia by our users. Hertz has 4 locations in South Australia including the popular city of Port Lincoln.

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

Compact or similar cars are the most popular type of car to hire in South Australia, with 32% of our users choosing this type over other options. Renting Compact cars in South Australia costs, on average, $39/day. Keep in mind that prices may fluctuate based on when you visit, what city you stay in, and what agency you're hiring from.

What are the cheapest cities to hire a car in South Australia?

Adelaide has the cheapest car hire prices in South Australia. Our users found that JUCY offers the cheapest rental car deals in the city, from $24/day. Leigh Creek is the next cheapest city for car hire. Here you can find cheaper daily rental prices from Alpha, which start around $30/day.

When is the best time to hire a car in South Australia?

The most ideal time of year to hire a car is in May, which is when prices are often the cheapest. Our users have found rental car prices averaging $31 per day when booking in May. In contrast, December is the least ideal time to hire a car. Prices in South Australia during this month tend to be $53 per day on average. Don’t forget to book your South Australia car hire at least 12 days in advance for the best deals.

How long do people hire a car for when staying in South Australia?

Consider hiring a car in South Australia for 7 days, which is the most popular length of time people tend to spend in the region. The average daily hire cost for 7 days is $48. Weekend and 1-week-long hires will average a total of $333 and $109, respectively. For your more long-term car hire needs, a 1-month-long 7 car hire will cost $1,667 in total on average.


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