Car Rental at Ballina Airport

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Ballina Airport, Ballina, Australia
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Intermediate
Hyundai i30 or similar
Hyundai i30
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$83.12 per day
Compact
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$83.76 per day
Standard
MG HS Aut. or similar
MG HS Aut.
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$83.79 per day
Full-size
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$99.73 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Compact
MG 3 or similar
MG 3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$83.93 / per day
Compact
Hyundai Kona or similar
Hyundai Kona
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$85.73 / per day
Compact
Mitsubishi ASX or similar
Mitsubishi ASX
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$85.90 / per day
Standard
Mitsubishi Outlander Aut. or similar
Mitsubishi Outlander Aut.
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$87.71 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 14:39 on 2022-12-02. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
AUD
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
61
Economy car rental price
$86.71 / per day
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
10.0
Ballina Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

Also known as Byron Gateway Airport and located in the very northeastern corner of New South Wales, Ballina Airport serves the town of Ballina and the larger Northern Rivers area. A popular region amongst tourists, it attracts visitors with its beautiful beaches, relaxed coastal towns, and Mount Warning National Park.

Top international routes

  • Sydney
  • Melbourne
  • Canberra

Main airlines

Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Fly Pelican

Terminals

A very small airport by international standards, there is only one, easily accessible terminal. As of December 2020, plans are in place for expansion and development in near future.

Location

The airport is 3.5 km (2.2 miles) north of the city center and some 35 km (22 miles) south of Byron Bay. The trip to the latter takes about 25-30 minutes.

Most popular types of rental car

Car rental desks

Most are located inside the terminal.

Services and facilities

A very small and cozy airport, it has a shop, a cafeteria, an ATM, and a visitor information desk. The airport offers free Wi-Fi.

Nearest gas station

A Caltex gas station at 44 Pacific Highway is about halfway between the airport and the city and can be reached by car in about five minutes. This station is open from 09:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. There are a number of other gas stations are near the airport and in Ballina.

Popular one-way rentals

  • Brisbane (186 km / 115 miles)
  • Gold Coast (114 km / 71 miles)
  • Toowoomba (290 km / 180 miles)
  • Sydney (740 km / 460 miles)

Airport info

Rating
6.8
  • Getting to the airport 6.0
  • Departure and check-in 8.0
  • Terminal facilities 4.0
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 0.0
  • Lounge 0.0

Ballina Airport (BNK)

  • IATA: BNK
  • ICAO: YBNA
  • Name: Ballina Airport (BNK)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 3,784
  • Passengers (per year): 291,322
  • Distance from city: 2.5 miles / 4 km NW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day

Top 19 Locations near Ballina Airport

  1. 28.7 km / 17.8 miles away
  2. 75.1 km / 46.7 miles away
  3. 114.3 km / 71.1 miles away
  4. 152.3 km / 94.6 miles away
  5. 167.0 km / 103.8 miles away
  6. 167.3 km / 103.9 miles away
  7. 170.2 km / 105.7 miles away
  8. 215.6 km / 134.0 miles away
  9. 252.7 km / 157.0 miles away
  10. 265.2 km / 164.8 miles away
  11. 296.4 km / 184.2 miles away
  12. Car Rental at Taree Airport from $38.02 per day
    353.9 km / 219.9 miles away
  13. 361.0 km / 224.3 miles away
  14. Car Rental at Moree Airport from $38.85 per day
    367.0 km / 228.0 miles away
  15. 397.0 km / 246.7 miles away
  16. 454.3 km / 282.3 miles away
  17. 469.6 km / 291.8 miles away
  18. 492.9 km / 306.3 miles away
  19. 599.3 km / 372.4 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Toyota Corolla 4 2 Medium cars
SIXT MG HS Aut. 5 3 SUVs
Hertz Toyota Corolla 5 1 Medium cars
Hertz Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
SIXT Mitsubishi Outlander Aut. 5 3 SUVs
Hertz Kia Sportage 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Kia Rio 4 2 Medium cars
SIXT Toyota Corolla 4 2 Medium cars
SIXT Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
SIXT Hyundai Kona 5 2 Medium cars

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

Australia
Kia Rio
March 20, 2020
Watch potholes on most minor roads

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Hertz
9.37 / 10
Lowest rated company
Dollar
8.42 / 10
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
8
Average daily price
$86.71
Lowest daily price
$28.16
Total cars available
18

Top 8 Suppliers at Ballina Airport in 2022

Hertz
Exceptional 9.4 / 11 reviews
+610266862143
210 Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478
$84 - $114
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30; 20:00-21:00
Fri:08:00-18:30; 20:00-21:00
Sat:07:30-18:30
Sun:07:30-18:30; 20:00-21:00
Thrifty
Exceptional 9.2 / 7 reviews
+61136139
Airport, Airport Terminal, Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:07:30-18:30
Sun:07:30-18:30
SIXT
Exceptional 9 / 6 reviews
+61266867955
Terminal Building, Ballina NSW 2478
$84 - $121
Europcar
Excellent 8.8 / 3 reviews
+610266862992
Airport, Airport Terminal, Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478
$83 - $105
Working hours
Mon:07:30-19:00
Tue:07:30-19:00
Wed:07:30-19:00
Thu:07:30-19:00
Fri:07:30-19:00
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:30-19:00
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.6 / 1 reviews
+610266869955
Airport, Airport Terminal, Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478,
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:30
Tue:08:00-20:30
Wed:08:00-20:30
Thu:08:00-20:30
Fri:08:00-20:30
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-20:30
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.6
+610266867650
210 Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478, Australia
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-14:00; 15:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-14:00; 15:00-17:00
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.5
+610266862992
Terminal Building Ballina/Byron Gateway Apt
Working hours
Mon:07:30-19:00
Tue:07:30-19:00
Wed:07:30-19:00
Thu:07:30-19:00
Fri:07:30-19:00
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:30-19:00
Dollar
Dollar
Excellent 8.4
+611800501934
210 Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:07:30-18:30
Sun:07:30-18:30
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