Car Rental in Melbourne (Downtown)

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
$35.94 per day
Downtown
Mini
Mitsubishi Mirage or similar
Mitsubishi Mirage
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
$36.75 per day
Downtown
Full-size
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
EastCoast Car Rentals
$38.75 per day
Downtown
Special
Mystery Car or similar
Mystery Car
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$40.06 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Economy
Toyota Yaris or similar
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Kangaroo Rental
$40.37 per day
Downtown
Compact
Toyota Yaris or similar
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
$46.57 per day
Downtown
Standard Elite
Polestar 2 or similar
Polestar 2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • Auto.
Thrifty
$57.08 per day
Downtown
Standard
Kia Cerato or similar
Kia Cerato
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
$61.31 per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 06:16 on 2024-07-13. 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
$45 per day
Average car rental length
6 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
9.6 / 10
Average gas price
$1.32 per liter or $5.00 per gallon
Lowest gas price
$1.14 per liter or $4.33 per gallon
Highest gas price
$1.66 per liter or $6.28 per gallon

Top 20 locations near Melbourne (Downtown)

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices the lowest in Melbourne (Downtown)?

The cost of renting a car in Melbourne (Downtown) varies by season. The table and graph below can help you find the best time of year to save on a rental car.
Average rental costs per day in Melbourne (Downtown)
$45.39
January
$51.57
February
$57.50
March
$52.89
April
$42.19
May
$36.23
June
$57.76
July
$68.17
August
$51.06
September
$52.34
October
$54.55
November
$70.04
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Melbourne (Downtown) is June — when rental costs average $36.23 per day. This is 32% cheaper than the yearly average and 48% cheaper than renting a car in December (when prices average $70.04 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 in Melbourne (Downtown)?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in June the average rental period is 13 days, while in October, the average rental period is only 4 days.
Average number of rental days in Melbourne (Downtown)
7
January
9
February
7
March
6
April
8
May
13
June
5
July
5
August
6
September
4
October
5
November
5
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car in Melbourne (Downtown)?

Based on how many users search for a car in in Melbourne (Downtown), travelers are most likely to rent a car in December, while they are least likely to rent in in April.
Monthly searches in Melbourne (Downtown) by pick-up date relative to the average
138%
January
68%
February
88%
March
30%
April
55%
May
68%
June
68%
July
97%
August
90%
September
151%
October
146%
November
200%
December

Car rental information

Popular suppliers SIXT, EastCoast Car Rentals, GreenMotion, ADVANCE CAR RENTAL, Thrifty
Popular car categories SUVs, Small cars, Medium cars, Large cars
Lowest price $36 per day
Cheapest supplier ADVANCE CAR RENTAL

Most popular car models of rental suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL Toyota Yaris 5 1 Small cars
EastCoast Car Rentals MG ZS 5 2 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals Suzuki Baleno 5 2 Medium cars
GreenMotion Kia Rio 4 1 Small cars
SIXT MG HS Aut. 5 3 SUVs
SIXT Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
SIXT Toyota RAV4 5 3 SUVs
Thrifty Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai Kona 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Kia Carnival 5 3 Vans

Car Rental Statistics

Highest-rated company
GreenMotion
9 / 10
)
Lowest-rated company
Kangaroo Rental
7.8 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
7
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
$44.60
Lowest daily price
$35.94
Total cars available
162

Top 11 suppliers in Melbourne (Downtown) in 2024

GreenMotion
Exceptional 9 / 62 reviews
+61134733
Pullman On The Park, 192 Wellington Parade,
$37 - $75
Working hours
Mon:09:00-17:00
Tue:09:00-17:00
Wed:09:00-17:00
Thu:09:00-17:00
Fri:09:00-17:00
Sat:09:00-14:00
Sun:09:00-14:00
SIXT
Very good 8.8 / 66 reviews
+61386616000
Shop 10, Southern Cross Station, Docklands VIC 3008
$40 - $122
Working hours
Mon:07:30-16:00
Tue:07:30-16:00
Wed:07:30-16:00
Thu:07:30-16:00
Fri:07:30-16:00
Sat:07:30-16:00
Sun:07:30-16:00
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
Very good 8.7 / 27 reviews
+61393295000
324 Queensberry Street, North Melbourne, Vic-3051
$36 - $216
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:29
Tue:08:00-17:29
Wed:08:00-17:29
Thu:08:00-17:29
Fri:08:00-17:29
Sat:09:00-15:00
Sun:09:00-15:00
Thrifty
Very good 8.6 / 14 reviews
+61136139
Shop 3/8 Franklin St
$54 - $130
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:30
Tue:07:30-17:30
Wed:07:30-17:30
Thu:07:30-17:30
Fri:07:30-17:30
Sat:08:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-16:00
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.4
0392043910
Shop 2/8 Franklin St
$52 - $67
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:00
Tue:07:30-17:00
Wed:07:30-17:00
Thu:07:30-17:00
Fri:07:30-17:00
Sat:08:00-14:00
Sun:08:00-14:00
EastCoast Car Rentals
Very good 8.3 / 64 reviews
+611800474258 / +61755558908
Shop 103, 228 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC
$39 - $53
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:08:00-14:00
Sun:08:00-14:00
Dollar
Dollar
Very good 8.2
+611800501934
8 Franklin St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
$113 - $209
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:30
Tue:07:30-17:30
Wed:07:30-17:30
Thu:07:30-17:30
Fri:07:30-17:30
Sat:08:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-16:00
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 9 reviews
+610386330000
89 Franklin St, Melbourne VIC 3000
$55 - $178
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:08:00-17:00
Sun:09:00-17:00
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.1 / 1 review
0392043910
Shop 2/8 Franklin St
$55 - $69
Working hours
Mon:07:30-17:00
Tue:07:30-17:00
Wed:07:30-17:00
Thu:07:30-17:00
Fri:07:30-17:00
Sat:08:00-14:00
Sun:08:00-14:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.1
+610390876942
4/60 Little Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
$46 - $84
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:08:00-13:00
Sun:08:00-13:00
Kangaroo Rental
Kangaroo Rental
Good 7.8
+611300664068 / +61341144207
3 Waterfront Way , Docklands ( Open Air Car Park )
$40 - $141
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:00-19:00
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-19:00
Sun:08:00-19:00
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