Sydney Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Sydney?

All
$24 - $85
Family size
$83 - $130
Economy
$24 - $51

The cheapest time to hire a car in Sydney is in January. The price is 17% lower than the rest of the year at just $29 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in June. 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 Sydney can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Sydney car hire deals found on momondo

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Luxury
Convertible
Eco-friendly

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $67/day to hire a small car in Sydney. 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
$20/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$20/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$21/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
336 King St,Park on King Lvl 3
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$21/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
$21/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
Sydney
96-102, Princes Highway
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$21/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$21/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
96-102, Princes Highway
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$21/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
96-102, Princes Highway
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$22/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
$23/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
Sydney
Sydney Airport
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$23/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
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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 Sydney is $79/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
$25/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$25/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
18 Jul. - 25 Jul.
Sydney
336 King St,Park on King Lvl 3
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$25/day
18 Jul. - 25 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$26/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
$27/day
19 Jul. - 1 Aug.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$27/day
19 Jul. - 1 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$27/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
25 Jul. - 30 Jul.
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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$29/day
25 Jul. - 30 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 Sydney is $113/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
$31/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Sydney
O'Riordan Street
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$31/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
Sydney
O'Riordan Street
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$31/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
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Chevrolet Malibu
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$31/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Sydney
7 Coleman Street
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$31/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
10 Aug. - 17 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$32/day
10 Aug. - 17 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
944 Bourke St
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$33/day
26 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$34/day
2 Aug. - 15 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$34/day
2 Aug. - 15 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 Sydney is $88/day. 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
$29/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
Sydney
Pullman Hotel / 26-36 College St
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$29/day
22 Jul. - 29 Jul.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$29/day
28 Jul. - 4 Aug.
Sydney
Ibis Darling Harbour
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$29/day
28 Jul. - 4 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$30/day
30 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Sydney
7 Coleman Street
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$30/day
30 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Sydney
7 Coleman Street
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$31/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
203 Victoria St
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$31/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$32/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Sydney
Term Building Apt Drive Mascot
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$32/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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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 Sydney is $120/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
$48/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Sydney
O'Riordan Street
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$48/day
18 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$54/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
Sydney
O'Riordan Street
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$54/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$55/day
2 Aug. - 15 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$55/day
2 Aug. - 15 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$55/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$55/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
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Class Minivan
or similar People mover
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$58/day
1 Aug. - 4 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$58/day
1 Aug. - 4 Aug.
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$58/day
30 Jul. - 14 Aug.
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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$58/day
30 Jul. - 14 Aug.
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Hiring a lorry is a good option if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Sydney. 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
$58/day
10 Aug. - 31 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$58/day
10 Aug. - 31 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$60/day
2 Aug. - 15 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$60/day
2 Aug. - 15 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$60/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$60/day
2 Aug. - 9 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$63/day
3 Aug. - 9 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$63/day
3 Aug. - 9 Aug.
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Audi A3
or similar Ute
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$66/day
20 Aug. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$66/day
20 Aug. - 23 Aug.
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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 Sydney is $98/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
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$53/day
18 Jul. - 2 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$53/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
Sydney
10/209 Harris St
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$53/day
20 Jul. - 3 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$54/day
18 Jul. - 25 Jul.
Sydney
65 William St
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$54/day
18 Jul. - 25 Jul.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$85/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
Sydney Intl Ap
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$85/day
20 Jul. - 23 Aug.
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Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$85/day
27 Jul. - 17 Aug.
Sydney
Sydney Intl Ap
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$85/day
27 Jul. - 17 Aug.
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$90/day
24 Jul. - 26 Jul.
Sydney
Pullman Hotel / 26-36 College St
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$90/day
24 Jul. - 26 Jul.
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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 Sydney is $131/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
$191/day
10 Aug. - 17 Aug.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$191/day
10 Aug. - 17 Aug.
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Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$191/day
14 Aug. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$191/day
14 Aug. - 23 Aug.
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Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$198/day
20 Jul. - 22 Jul.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$198/day
20 Jul. - 22 Jul.
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Ford Mustang Convertible
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$199/day
4 Aug. - 7 Aug.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$199/day
4 Aug. - 7 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
$59/day
20 Aug. - 23 Aug.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$59/day
20 Aug. - 23 Aug.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$82/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$82/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$94/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$94/day
15 Aug. - 30 Aug.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$225/day
12 Aug. - 15 Aug.
Sydney
65 William St
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$225/day
12 Aug. - 15 Aug.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$285/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Sydney
65 William St
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$285/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$331/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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$331/day
17 Jul. - 24 Jul.
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Sydney Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Sydney

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 12,818 reviews

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,249 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,205 reviews

View all 5 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,853 reviews

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Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,743 reviews

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Europcar

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 356 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 328 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

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

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Sydney Cricket Ground 7.0 km
Capitol Theatre 7.3 km
Allianz Stadium 7.4 km
Chinese Garden of Friendship 7.4 km
Taylor Square 7.6 km
Newcastle Williamtown Airport
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Manly Beach 122 km
Taronga Zoo 129 km
Vaucluse House 129 km
Sydney Harbour Bridge 131 km
Sydney Opera House 131 km
Bathurst Raglan Airport
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Qudos Bank Arena 139 km
Sydney Olympic Park 140 km
Star Casino 152 km
Sydney Lyric Theatre 152 km
International Convention Centre Sydney 152 km

Distance to popular hotels from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

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

Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney

11 Jamison Street

8.8 km from airport

Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks

9.1 km from airport

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

199 George Street

9.1 km from airport

Hyatt Regency Sydney

161 Sussex Street

8.1 km from airport

Radisson Blu Hotel Sydney

27 O'Connell Street

8.8 km from airport

Parkroyal Darling Harbour, Sydney

150 Day Street

7.7 km from airport

Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney

528 Kent Street

7.6 km from airport

Hilton Sydney

488 George Street

8.0 km from airport

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

12 Darling Drive

7.7 km from airport

Swissotel Sydney

68 Market Street

8.2 km from airport

The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

80 Pyrmont Street

8.1 km from airport

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

8 Arrivals Court, Sydney International Airport

1.0 km from airport

Intercontinental Sydney

117 Macquarie Street

9.1 km from airport

Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay

30 Pitt Street

9.1 km from airport

Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park

161 Elizabeth Street

8.2 km from airport

Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour

100 Murray Street

7.7 km from airport

Travelodge Hotel Sydney

27 Wentworth Avenue

7.5 km from airport

Great Southern Hotel Sydney

717 George Street

7.0 km from airport

Car Hire in Sydney

We've had 16,638 searches from users looking to hire a car in Sydney this month so far.

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

For August in Sydney, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was $49 - but some users found deals as low as $15. Deals are a little different for a week-long hire - starting at around $15, with an average price of $36.

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

You can expect to find the cheapest car hire prices in Sydney from CarHood, who has 1 location in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as $13, but the average rate for car rentals in Sydney from CarHood is $27/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Sydney car hire?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Sydney car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car rental company in Sydney offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

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

With temperatures averaging 15 °C and precipitation usually 50 mm during August, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Sydney. 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 Sydney. Hiring a Standard in Sydney will cost you $38/day on average.

Which car hire company in Sydney has the most locations?

Europcar has the most locations of any car hire company in Sydney, with 5 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $50/day when renting a car from Europcar in Sydney.

What is the speed limit in Sydney?

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


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