Car Rental at Mackay Airport

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Mackay Airport, Mackay, Australia
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mackay Airport
Intermediate
Kia Cerato or similar
Kia Cerato
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
$43.63 / per day
Mackay Airport
Compact
MG 3 or similar
MG 3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$51.26 / per day
Mackay Airport
Economy
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Thrifty
$54.08 / per day
Mackay Airport
Full-size
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$60.13 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Mackay Airport
Standard SUV
MG HS or similar
MG HS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Routes Car Rental
$62.00 / per day
Mackay Airport
Premium Extended Cab Pickup
Ford Ranger or similar
Ford Ranger
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$163.80 / per day
Mackay Airport
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$49.20 / per day
Mackay Airport
Intermediate
Skoda Scala or similar
Skoda Scala
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$50.47 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 18:26 on 2024-04-12. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
AUD
Drive on
Left-hand side
Country code
+61
Average car rental price
$67 per day
Average car rental length
4 days
Speed limit within town
50 km/h or 31 mph
Speed limit out of town
100 - 130 km/h or 62 - 81 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
10.0 / 10
Average gasoline price
$1.23 per liter or $4.67 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
$1.10 per liter or $4.18 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
$1.62 per liter or $6.14 / 1 gallon

Airport info

Rating
6.8
  • Getting to the airport 7.4
  • Check-in and departures 8.5
  • Terminal facilities 7.0
  • Wi-Fi 6.1
  • Restaurants and car rental services 5.8
  • Lounge 5.8

Mackay Airport (MKY)

  • IATA: MKY
  • ICAO: YBMK
  • Name: Mackay Airport (MKY)
  • Distance from city: 1.9 miles / 3 km

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices the lowest at Mackay Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Mackay Airport varies by season. This graph compares prices from month to month in order to help you find the best time of year.
Average rental costs per day at Mackay Airport
$66.77
January
$58.72
February
$67.33
March
$41.68
April
$87.23
May
$78.14
June
$77.75
July
$51.61
August
$89.92
September
$88.84
October
$81.67
November
$71.91
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car at Mackay Airport is April — when rental costs average $41.68 per day. This is 42% cheaper than the yearly average and 54% cheaper than renting a car in September (when prices average $89.92 per day).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

For how long do renters keep their vehicles at Mackay Airport?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in January the average rental period is 12 days, while in September, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average number of rental days at Mackay Airport
12
January
6
February
7
March
4
April
5
May
5
June
5
July
6
August
3
September
3
October
3
November
4
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car at Mackay Airport?

Based on how many users search for a car in at Mackay Airport, travelers are most likely to rent a car at Mackay Airport in January, while they are least likely to rent in in February.
Monthly searches at Mackay Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
200%
January
33%
February
133%
March
33%
April
167%
May
200%
June
133%
July
67%
August
33%
September
67%
October
33%
November
100%
December

Car Rental Information

Popular suppliers Europcar, SIXT, Thrifty, Budget, Avis
Popular car categories Medium cars, SUVs, Large cars, Small cars
Lowest price $44 per day
Cheapest supplier Budget

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
SIXT Hyundai Kona 5 2 Medium cars
Avis Kia Cerato 4 2 Large cars
Budget Suzuki Swift 4 1 Medium cars
Thrifty Toyota Corolla 5 2 Medium cars
Thrifty Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Budget Hyundai Kona 5 2 SUVs
Europcar Ford Everest 4 4 SUVs
SIXT Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
Keddy MG HS 4 2 SUVs
Budget Kia Cerato 4 2 Large 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 car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

Australia
Suzuki Swift
June 12, 2023
Cruising the Whitsundays

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Budget
8.4 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Routes Car Rental
7.4 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
9
Average daily price
$66.82
Lowest daily price
$43.63
Total cars available
67

Top 9 Suppliers at Mackay Airport in 2024

SIXT
Very good 8.4 / 3 reviews
+61749575868
Terminal, South Mackay QLD 4740
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.4 / 2 reviews
0749673921
Terminal Building
$44 - $119
Working hours
Mon:07:30-20:45
Tue:07:30-20:45
Wed:07:30-20:45
Thu:07:30-20:45
Fri:07:30-20:45
Sat:07:30-19:45
Sun:08:00-21:45
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.3
+610749536790
Airport Terminal, Building level, 1 Christensen Circuit, Mackay QLD 4740
$66 - $318
Working hours
Mon:07:00-21:30
Tue:07:00-21:30
Wed:07:00-21:30
Thu:07:00-21:30
Fri:07:00-21:30
Sat:09:00-17:30
Sun:09:00-21:30
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.2 / 2 reviews
136139
Boundry Rd
$54 - $144
Working hours
Mon:07:00-21:30
Tue:07:00-21:30
Wed:07:00-21:30
Thu:07:00-21:30
Fri:07:00-21:30
Sat:09:00-17:30
Sun:09:00-21:30
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 1 review
+610749526269
Terminal Building Mackay Airport, Mackay QLD 4740
$50 - $112
Working hours
Mon:07:00-17:00
Tue:07:00-17:00
Wed:07:00-17:00
Thu:07:00-17:00
Fri:07:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-15:00
Sun:10:00-17:00
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.1
0749673900
Terminal Building
$49 - $202
Working hours
Mon:07:30-20:45
Tue:07:30-20:45
Wed:07:30-20:45
Thu:07:30-20:45
Fri:07:30-20:45
Sat:07:30-19:45
Sun:08:00-21:45
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.8
+610749526269
Terminal Building Mackay Airport, Mackay QLD 4740
$67 - $76
Working hours
Mon:07:00-17:00
Tue:07:00-17:00
Wed:07:00-17:00
Thu:07:00-17:00
Fri:07:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-15:00
Sun:10:00-17:00
Firefly
Firefly
Good 7.7
0749536790
BOUNDRY RD
Working hours
Mon:07:00-21:30
Tue:07:00-21:30
Wed:07:00-21:30
Thu:07:00-21:30
Fri:07:00-21:30
Sat:09:00-17:30
Sun:09:00-21:30
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.4
+6149526269
MACKAY AIRPORT, Terminal Building
$57 - $72
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Sat:09:00-14:30
Sun:10:00-17:00
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