Car Rental in Melbourne (Downtown)

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Downtown, Melbourne, Australia
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown
Economy
Toyota Yaris or similar
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
$34.04 / per day
Downtown
Compact Elite Crossover
MG ZS EV or similar
MG ZS EV
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
$38.96 / per day
Downtown
Compact
MG 3 or similar
MG 3
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$40.48 / per day
Downtown
Intermediate
Kia Cerato or similar
Kia Cerato
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
$41.28 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Standard
Skoda Scala or similar
Skoda Scala
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
$44.87 / per day
Downtown
Full-size SUV
LDV D90 or similar
LDV D90
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
EastCoast Car Rentals
$47.37 / per day
Downtown
Premium
Peugeot 508s or similar
Peugeot 508s
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$54.28 / per day
Downtown
Mini
Mitsubishi Mirage or similar
Mitsubishi Mirage
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
$38.96 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 00:56 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
$43 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 gasoline price
$1.27 per liter or $4.79 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
$1.10 per liter or $4.15 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
$1.59 per liter or $6.02 / 1 gallon

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. This graph compares prices from month to month in order to help you find the best time of year.
Average rental costs per day in Melbourne (Downtown)
$44.21
January
$50.24
February
$55.66
March
$67.98
April
$47.97
May
$56.53
June
$66.34
July
$66.41
August
$49.75
September
$50.99
October
$53.34
November
$68.24
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Melbourne (Downtown) is January — when rental costs average $44.21 per day. This is 22% cheaper than the yearly average and 35% cheaper than renting a car in December (when prices average $68.24 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 February the average rental period is 9 days, while in July, the average rental period is only 4 days.
Average number of rental days in Melbourne (Downtown)
7
January
9
February
7
March
6
April
6
May
5
June
4
July
5
August
6
September
4
October
6
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 Melbourne (Downtown) in December, while they are least likely to rent in in February.
Monthly searches in Melbourne (Downtown) by pick-up date relative to the average
123%
January
61%
February
80%
March
61%
April
95%
May
84%
June
79%
July
87%
August
80%
September
135%
October
140%
November
178%
December

Car Rental Information

Popular suppliers SIXT, EastCoast Car Rentals, GreenMotion, ADVANCE CAR RENTAL, Thrifty
Popular car categories SUVs, Medium cars, Small cars, Large cars
Lowest price $34 per day
Cheapest supplier ADVANCE CAR RENTAL

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
EastCoast Car Rentals MG ZS 5 2 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals Suzuki Baleno 5 2 Medium cars
SIXT MG HS Aut. 5 3 SUVs
GreenMotion Kia Rio 4 1 Small cars
SIXT Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
SIXT Kia Carnival 5 3 Vans
GreenMotion Hyundai Kona 5 2 SUVs
Thrifty Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
GreenMotion Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
SIXT Toyota RAV4 5 3 SUVs

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
GreenMotion
9 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Keddy
7.8 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
7
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
$42.53
Lowest daily price
$34.04
Total cars available
140

Top 11 Suppliers in Melbourne (Downtown) in 2024

GreenMotion
Exceptional 9 / 62 reviews
+61134733
Pullman On The Park, 192 Wellington Parade,
$39 - $79
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:09:00-12:00
SIXT
Very good 8.8 / 63 reviews
+61386616000
Shop 10, Southern Cross Station, Docklands VIC 3008
$47 - $106
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 / 24 reviews
+61393295000
324 Queensberry Street, North Melbourne, Vic-3051
$34 - $208
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
136139
Shop 3/8 Franklin St
$49 - $95
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
$41 - $56
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 8.2 / 60 reviews
+611800474258 / +61755558908
Shop 103, 228 A'Beckett Street, Melbourne, VIC
$47 - $69
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
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 8 reviews
+610386330000
89 Franklin St, Melbourne VIC 3000
$40 - $99
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
0392043910
Shop 2/8 Franklin St
$42 - $57
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
Dollar
Dollar
Very good 8.1
+611800501934
8 Franklin St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
$81 - $353
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
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8
+610390876942
4/60 Little Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
$44 - $193
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.8 / 2 reviews
+610386330000
89-91 Franklin Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
$44 - $87
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
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