Car Hire in Canberra

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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Canberra Fyshwick
Compact
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
£ 24.56 / per day
Canberra Airport
Economy
MG 3 or comparable
MG 3
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 34.05 / per day
Canberra Airport
Standard
Skoda Scala or comparable
Skoda Scala
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 35.58 / per day
Canberra Fyshwick
Special
Mystery Car or comparable
Mystery Car
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 36.51 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

City Centre
Intermediate SUV
MG ZS or comparable
MG ZS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 40.64 / per day
Canberra Airport
Full-size
Toyota Camry or comparable
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 55.17 / per day
Canberra Airport
Luxury SUV
Tesla Model Y or comparable
Tesla Model Y
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 73.40 / per day
Canberra Airport
Premium SUV
Toyota Prado or comparable
Toyota Prado
  • 5
  • 4
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
£ 85.89 / 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 16:06 on 2024-04-18.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
AUD
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+61
Average car hire price
£ 48 per day
Average car hire length
5 days
Speed limit within city centre
50 km/h or 31 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
100 - 130 km/h or 62 - 81 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Score
9.2 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 1.09 per litre or £ 4.12 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.89 per litre or £ 3.35 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.29 per litre or £ 4.88 / 1 gallon

One-way Car Hire in Canberra

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in Canberra and drop off in another city include:

  • From Canberra to Sydney - 8 offers from £ 53.46 per day

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Canberra the most affordable?

According to our data, prices for hiring a car in Canberra fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph displays the average hire prices in each month in order to help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Canberra
£ 41.69
January
£ 38.32
February
£ 49.33
March
£ 44.53
April
£ 31.44
May
£ 48.37
June
£ 49.38
July
£ 46.56
August
£ 40.98
September
£ 37.33
October
£ 44.51
November
£ 49.39
December
The best month to hire a car in Canberra is May (when the average price is £ 31.44 per day). This is 28% less than the yearly average and 36% less than hiring in December (when the average price is £ 49.39).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your hire is determined by the type of car you select, the length of time you hire it for and how much in advance you book. Simply type in your dates in the form at the top of the page in order to find out the exact prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Canberra?

How long travelers keep their rental cars for varies from month to month: in January, the average renter keeps their car for 7 days, and in March, they keep their car for 4 days.
Average number of hire days in Canberra
7
January
6
February
4
March
4
April
5
May
4
June
4
July
4
August
5
September
6
October
4
November
6
December

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

Given the number of searches made by our customers, the most popular month for car hire in Canberra is December, and the least popular is March.
Popularity of Car Hire in Canberra by Monthly Searches
78%
January
33%
February
30%
March
65%
April
49%
May
70%
June
144%
July
146%
August
122%
September
116%
October
143%
November
204%
December

Car Hire Information

Car hire locations 4
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers Thrifty, SIXT, Alamo, Europcar, Enterprise
Popular car categories SUVs, Medium cars, Small cars, Large cars
Lowest price £ 25 per day
Cheapest supplier Avis

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Thrifty Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Thrifty Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
Alamo Toyota Yaris 4 2 Medium cars
Alamo MG 3 4 1 Small cars
Alamo Hyundai i30 5 2 Large cars
SIXT Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
Alamo Skoda Kamiq 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Mitsubishi Outlander Aut. 5 3 SUVs
Alamo Mazda CX-8 5 2 SUVs
SIXT MG HS Aut. 5 3 SUVs

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.

United Kingdom
Nissan Juke
15 January 2024
Liked Iluka, O’Reilley,s Lamington National Park. Nightmare driving in Sydney. Car went well.
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
National
8.8 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Routes Car Rental
7.3 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
9
Total rental companies
12
Average daily price
£ 48.22
Lowest daily price
£ 24.56
Total cars available
193

Top 12 Suppliers in Canberra in 2024

SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.8 / 47 reviews
3 locations
£ 37 - £ 103
National
National
Very good 8.8 / 10 reviews
1 location
£ 45 - £ 99
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8.6 / 41 reviews
1 location
£ 35 - £ 70
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.6 / 33 reviews
2 locations
£ 53 - £ 116
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.4 / 20 reviews
2 locations
£ 44 - £ 153
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.4
1 location
£ 50 - £ 86
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.3 / 1 review
1 location
£ 64 - £ 155
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.1
3 locations
£ 25 - £ 134
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8 / 1 review
2 locations
£ 34 - £ 133
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.8 / 1 review
2 locations
£ 41 - £ 90
Firefly
Firefly
Good 7.7
1 location
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.3
2 locations
£ 44 - £ 87
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