Car Hire in Australia

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Sydney, NSW, Australia
9 Dec — 16 Dec
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Fri 9/12
Noon
Fri 16/12
Noon
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Best deals found for Australia car hire

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Australia
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€38/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Ford Focus
Volkswagen Passat
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

€36/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Volkswagen Passat
Vauxhall Mokka
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

€43/day

14 Dec - 18 Dec
Vauxhall Mokka
Ford Kuga
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

€43/day

14 Dec - 18 Dec
Ford Kuga
Opel Corsa
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€34/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Opel Corsa
Nissan X-Trail
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

€47/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Nissan X-Trail
Volkswagen Touareg
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-door vehicles

€51/day

14 Dec - 18 Dec
Volkswagen Touareg
BMW 3 Series
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

€57/day

14 Dec - 18 Dec
BMW 3 Series
Nissan Pathfinder
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers

€73/day

7 Dec - 14 Dec
Nissan Pathfinder

Australia car hire deals found on momondo

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

Small cars

€37 - €66

All Car Types

€48 - €72

The average price of a Small hire in Australia is €45. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Australia is in February. The price is 20% lower than the rest of the year at just €37 per day. A Small hire is typically 21% less expensive than the average car hire in Australia. The average price of a car 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 rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Australia is €58. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Australia is in September. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just €45 per day. A Medium hire is typically 2% more expensive than the average car hire in Australia. The average price of a car 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 rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Australia is €64. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Australia is in September. The price is 43% lower than the rest of the year at just €37 per day. A Large hire is typically 10% more expensive than the average car hire in Australia. The average price of a car 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 Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Australia is €61. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Australia is in July. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just €40 per day. A SUV hire is typically 7% more expensive than the average car hire in Australia. The average price of a car 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 rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Van hire in Australia is €56. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Australia is in April. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just €71 per day. A Van hire is typically 2% less expensive than the average car hire in Australia. The average price of a car 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 Van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Renault Zoe
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

€34/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Renault Zoe
Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€38/day

13 Jan - 20 Jan
Ford Focus
Volkswagen Golf
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

€56/day

7 Dec - 14 Dec
Volkswagen Golf

Find popular attractions close to your car hire pick-up

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

Nearby attractions:

Coogee Beach8.0 km
Australia Square8.8 km
Sydney Olympic Park14.1 km

Nearby attractions:

St. Kilda Beach24.5 km
Sydney Olympic Park703.5 km
Coogee Beach712.5 km
Australia Square712.7 km
Noosa Beach1473.5 km

Nearby attractions:

Noosa Beach112.1 km
Australia Square741.9 km
Sydney Olympic Park743.7 km
Coogee Beach746.7 km
St. Kilda Beach1389.2 km

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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

AeroDrive is the most affordable car hire agency in Australia, with prices found for as low as €16 per day in some areas of the country. Comparatively, the average price to rent a car in Australia is €64 per day.

The most popular car hire company in Australia is Budget. This agency currently has 99 reviews, with an average customer satisfaction score of 8.7 out of 10. 20% of momondo users recently selected Budget as their rental car company of choice for their travels in Australia.

Thrifty has more car hire locations within Australia than any other agency. With 364 locations scattered throughout the country, you are bound to find one of their rental car centres either at your destination airport or within the city. If you haven’t chosen a city to travel to within Australia, consider Sydney, which is the most popular destination in the country. Here you will find that Thrifty has 8 locations throughout the area.

In Australia, drivers are required to drive on the left at all times. Not doing so can result in traffic violation tickets.

According to 2019 data, Australia ranks 41 in the world for road quality. The country has a road quality score of 4.7 out of 7, where 7 is the highest possible score. Keep in mind that weather and construction can also affect road conditions during your visit.

The BAC limit is 0.05% in Australia - this applies to both visitors and residents. Your BAC level is a measurement of the percentage of alcohol in your bloodstream. This information is used to determine how inebriated an individual is. Driving a vehicle with a BAC higher than 0.05% is against the law in Australia and you will be deemed as ‘driving under the influence’. Keep in mind that there are stricter penalties for those who drink-drive and are under the legal drinking age. In Australia, you must be at least 18 to drink.

There are plenty of different types of cars to choose from, but when it comes to visiting Australia, the most popular type to hire is a Compact. An estimated 26% of our users chose a Compact in the past 30 days and paid on average €13 per day for their rental. Keep in mind that you are more than welcome to select a different type of car based on your budget, your planned activities, and the weather.

On average, you can expect to pay €1.09 per litre for petrol in Australia. Keep in mind that this is last week’s national average price and petrol prices may vary across the country. According to our data, Australia has neither the most expensive nor the cheapest petrol prices in the world. Algeria currently has the least expensive at €0.32 per litre, while Hong Kong has the most expensive at €2.82 per litre. Keep in mind that petrol prices change regularly and may be different during your travel dates.


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Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car hire companies in Australia offering free cancellation.

Absolutely! momondo offers this feature when searching for a car hire in Australia.

Enhanced cleaning services can be found on all car hire locations on momondo including Australia.

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on car hire in Australia.


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