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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Horsham Downtown
Compact
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Thrifty
£ 22.49 per day
Hobart Airport
Compact
Toyota Corolla Hatchback or comparable
Toyota Corolla Hatchback
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
YesDrive Car Rentals
£ 25.12 per day
City Centre
Compact
Holden Barina or comparable
Holden Barina
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
£ 26.78 per day
Bathurst Downtown
Compact
Suzuki Swift or comparable
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 26.83 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Melbourne Airport
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Bargain Car Rentals
£ 27.16 / per day
Ballarat Downtown
Compact
Kia Rio or comparable
Kia Rio
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 27.94 / per day
Bathurst Airport
Standard
Mitsubishi ASX or comparable
Mitsubishi ASX
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Thrifty
£ 28.04 / per day
City Centre
Mini
Mitsubishi Mirage or comparable
Mitsubishi Mirage
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
£ 28.05 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 16:12 on 2022-11-30.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
AUD
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
61
Budget car hire price
£ 44.30 / per day
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Speed limit out of city centre
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.12 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.24 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.00 / 1 liter

Top 20 Most Popular Cities in Australia

  1. Car Hire in Melbourne starting at £ 32.03 per day
  2. Car Hire in Cairns starting at £ 116.54 per day
  3. Car Hire in Adelaide starting at £ 58.40 per day
  4. Car Hire in Launceston starting at £ 28.64 per day
  5. Car Hire in Darwin starting at £ 56.63 per day
  6. Car Hire in Canberra starting at £ 110.30 per day
  7. Car Hire in Ballina starting at £ 68.04 per day
  8. Car Hire in Proserpine starting at £ 76.33 per day
  9. Car Hire in Rockhampton starting at £ 76.54 per day
  10. Car Hire in Broome starting at £ 101.73 per day
  11. Car Hire in Hervey Bay starting at £ 34.98 per day
  12. Car Hire in Port Macquarie starting at £ 31.93 per day
  13. Car Hire in Wagga Wagga starting at £ 28.88 per day

Top 14 Most Popular Destinations in Australia

  1. Car Hire at Melbourne Airport starting at £ 27.16 per day
  2. Car Hire at Sydney Airport starting at £ 41.38 per day
  3. Car Hire at Adelaide Airport starting at £ 43.25 per day
  4. Car Hire at Darwin Airport starting at £ 56.39 per day
  5. Car Hire in Newcastle Charlestown starting at £ 41.83 per day
  6. Car Hire at Canberra Airport starting at £ 53.18 per day
  7. Car Hire in Sydney Campbelltown starting at £ 41.83 per day
  8. Car Hire in Sydney Carlton starting at £ 41.83 per day
  9. Car Hire in Sydney East starting at £ 34.53 per day
  10. Car Hire in Perth Welshpool starting at £ 30.05 per day
  11. Car Hire in Perth Cannington starting at £ 44.99 per day
  12. Car Hire at Ballina Airport starting at £ 68.04 per day

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Australia?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Australia fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Australia
£ 30.44
January
£ 29.96
February
£ 33.94
March
£ 35.46
April
£ 22.49
May
£ 31.60
June
£ 42.70
July
£ 34.85
August
£ 24.13
September
£ 22.31
October
£ 33.29
November
£ 33.53
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Australia is October with prices starting at £ 22.31 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is July with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 42.70. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 31. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

How many days do people keep their hire cars, on average, in Australia?

Hirers picking up a car in Australia keep them for an average of 9 days during in November, while those picking up their cars in October keep them for an average of 4.
Average Hire Length in Australia
8
January
7
February
7
March
6
April
6
May
6
June
6
July
7
August
8
September
4
October
9
November
6
December

What month is the most favoured for hiring a car in Australia?

Though Australia is popular for travellers all year long, the month for which the highest number of people search for a hire car is in April. in June is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Monthly Car Hire Searches in Australia Compared to the Yearly Average
110%
January
102%
February
105%
March
120%
April
109%
May
68%
June
89%
July
92%
August
102%
September
97%
October
93%
November
114%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Bargain Car Rentals Hyundai Accent 4 2 Medium cars
Bargain Car Rentals Hyundai Kona 4 3 SUVs
Bargain Car Rentals Toyota Corolla 4 2 Large cars
Bargain Car Rentals Nissan X-Trail 4 2 SUVs
Jucy Toyota Corolla 5 3 Medium cars
NoBirds Toyota Corolla 5 1 Medium cars
EastCoast Car Rentals Hyundai Kona 5 2 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals Toyota Corolla Sedan 4 2 Large cars
Jucy Toyota Corolla 5 2 Large cars
NoBirds Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs

Our Customers' Reviews

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United Kingdom
Toyota Camry
15 October 2022
May give the impression of being bit shoddy on arrival but worries ended there. Very friendly and helpful.
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi Outlander
6 October 2022
We were visiting our daughter and her family which was exciting enough. In addition, we found Australia to be a fantastic place with iconic places such as Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Opera House, Bondi beach, Watsons Bay and a whole lot more.
Australia
Hyundai Accent
23 September 2022
Go to the National Parks and Maria Island! Beautiful!
United Kingdom
MG 3
11 September 2022
Was here to spend time with I'll friends
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
23 June 2022
Easy to find pick up point. Staff friendly and helpful. Car met our needs, no problems. Pick up and return quick and no fuss. We just didn't have any issues.

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
YesDrive Car Rentals
9.53 / 10
Lowest rated company
NUCarrentals
8.06 / 10
Total number of reviews
163
Total rental companies
25
Average daily price
£ 44.30
Lowest daily price
£ 6.82
Total cars available
3439

Top 25 Hire Companies in Australia in 2022

YesDrive Car Rentals
YesDrive Car Rentals
Remarkable 9.5 / 40 reviews
+610362775956 / +610476229500
4B/1,Stanton Place, Cambridge, TAS, 7170, Hobart
Working hours
Mon:00:01-23:59
Tue:00:01-23:59
Wed:00:01-23:59
Thu:00:01-23:59
Fri:00:01-23:59
Sat:00:01-23:59
Sun:00:01-23:59
NoBirds
NoBirds
Remarkable 9.4 / 396 reviews
+61293603622
55 Kent Road, Mascot, NSW 2020
Working hours
Mon:06:00-20:30
Tue:06:00-20:30
Wed:06:00-20:30
Thu:06:00-20:30
Fri:06:00-20:30
Sat:06:00-20:30
Sun:06:00-20:30
Ace Rental Cars
Ace Rental Cars
Remarkable 9.3 / 111 reviews
+610893347300
215 Great Eastern Highway Belmont
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
Thrifty
Thrifty
Remarkable 9.2 / 506 reviews
+61136139
Sir Donald Bradman Dr, Adelaide SA 5950
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:00
Tue:06:00-23:00
Wed:06:00-23:00
Thu:06:00-23:00
Fri:06:00-23:00
Sat:06:00-23:00
Sun:06:00-23:00
Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9.2 / 207 reviews
+610266862143
210 Southern Cross Dr, Ballina NSW 2478
Working hours
Mon:07:30-18:30
Tue:07:30-18:30
Wed:07:30-18:30
Thu:07:30-18:30; 20:00-21:00
Fri:07:30-18:30; 20:00-21:00
Sat:07:30-17:00
Sun:07:30-18:30; 20:00-21:00
City Centre Car Rentals
City Centre Car Rentals
Remarkable 9.2 / 63 reviews
+61894794900
5/51 Great Eastern Hwy, South Guildford Wa 6055, Perth
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:09:00-13:00
Sun:09:00-13:00
Alamo
Alamo
Remarkable 9.1 / 456 reviews
+61740349045
Beaufort Street, Aeroglen QLD 4870
Bargain Car Rentals
Bargain Car Rentals
Remarkable 9.1 / 3232 reviews
+1300729230
Maroochydore Airport Terminal Building, Friendship Ave, Marcoola QLD 4564
Working hours
Mon:07:00-17:30
Tue:07:00-17:30
Wed:07:00-17:30
Thu:07:00-17:30
Fri:07:00-17:30
Sat:07:00-17:30
Sun:07:00-17:30
SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.1 / 860 reviews
+61363918105
SIXT, Launceston Airport, Terminal Building Launceston, Launceston TAS 7250
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.9 / 332 reviews
+610362485849
Hobart International Airport, Strachan St, Cambridge TAS 7170
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:07:00-21:30
Sun:07:00-21:30
Abaa Car Rentals
Abaa Car Rentals
Outstanding 8.9 / 49 reviews
+61755995335 / +601800822059
Shop 1/13-15 Griffith Street, Coolangatta, Qld, 4225, Gold Coast
Working hours
Mon:09:00-16:45
Tue:09:00-16:45
Wed:09:00-16:45
Thu:09:00-16:45
Fri:09:00-16:45
Sat:09:00-13:45
Sun:09:00-13:45
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Outstanding 8.9 / 53 reviews
+61134733
Corner of O'Riordan Street &, Bourke Rd, Mascot NSW 2020
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:07:00-19:00
Sun:07:00-19:00
yesaway
yesaway
Outstanding 8.9 / 15 reviews
+61415866138 / +61894794900
5/51 Great Eastern Hwy, South Guildford WA 6055
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:09:00-13:00
Sun:09:00-13:00
EastCoast Car Rentals
EastCoast Car Rentals
Outstanding 8.8
+611800474258 / +61755558908
3 Karana Street, Tugun, 4224
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:08:00-16:30
Sun:08:00-16:30
National
National
Outstanding 8.8 / 26 reviews
+61740349045 / +61740349052
Beaufort St, Aeroglen QLD 4870
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.8 / 84 reviews
0740339777
Terminal Building
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:59
Tue:07:00-23:59
Wed:07:00-23:59
Thu:07:00-23:59
Fri:07:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-23:59
Sun:07:00-23:59
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
Outstanding 8.7 / 33 reviews
+61393295000
324 Queensberry Street, North Melbourne, Vic-3051
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
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.7 / 54 reviews
0740339555
Terminal Building
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:59
Tue:07:00-23:59
Wed:07:00-23:59
Thu:07:00-23:59
Fri:07:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-23:59
Sun:07:00-23:59
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.6 / 10 reviews
+61362312752 / +61361596156
67 Argyle St, Hobart TAS 7000
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.5 / 32 reviews
+610889453261
Airport Terminal, Henry Wrigley Dr, Darwin City NT 0800
Working hours
Mon:06:30-22:30
Tue:06:30-22:30
Wed:06:30-22:30
Thu:06:30-22:30
Fri:06:30-22:30
Sat:06:30-22:30
Sun:06:30-22:30
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.4
+611800501934
32 Bombala St, Garbutt Townsville
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
JACE
JACE
Outstanding 8.4
+61385908533 / +61420294357
39 Garden Drive - Shuttle -
Working hours
Mon:08:30-18:00
Tue:08:30-18:00
Wed:08:30-18:00
Thu:08:30-18:00
Fri:08:30-18:00
Sat:08:30-18:00
Sun:08:30-18:00
Flexways
Flexways
Outstanding 8.2
+5491152599877
2/13-15 Gallipoli St, St Marys
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:09:00-17:00
Sun:09:00-17:00
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.1
0889553790
SANTA TERESA RD
Working hours
Mon:08:30-17:30
Tue:08:30-17:30
Wed:08:30-17:30
Thu:08:30-17:30
Fri:08:30-17:30
Sat:08:30-15:00
Sun:08:30-15:00
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Outstanding 8.1 / 4 reviews
+61755231405
5 Greenway Drive,Tweeds Head,South NSW
Working hours
Mon:08:01-12:59
Tue:08:01-12:59
Wed:08:01-12:59
Thu:08:01-12:59
Fri:08:01-12:59
Sat:08:01-12:59
Sun:08:01-12:59
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