Car Hire at Melbourne Airport

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Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Australia
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Bargain Car Rentals
£ 27.05 per day
Compact
Hyundai Accent or comparable
Hyundai Accent
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
EastCoast Car Rentals
£ 30.22 per day
Economy Elite
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ace Rental Cars
£ 32.82 per day
Standard
MG HS or comparable
MG HS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 46.96 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Full-size
Toyota Camry or comparable
Toyota Camry
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 52.33 / per day
Economy
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
£ 54.90 / per day
Intermediate Elite
BMW 2 Series or comparable
BMW 2 Series
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 124.97 / per day
Premium
Toyota Prado or comparable
Toyota Prado
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
£ 187.73 / 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 03:01 on 2022-07-25.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
AUD
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
61
Budget car hire price
£ 69.62 / per day
Average car hire length
8 days
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
£ 1.14 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.28 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 0.94 / 1 liter

Airport information

Score
7.6
  • Getting to the airport 6.7
  • Check-in desks 7.6
  • Facilities and services 6.8
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.0
  • Dining and car hire services 6.3
  • Lounge 6.0

Melbourne Airport (MEL)

  • IATA: MEL
  • ICAO: YMML
  • Name: Melbourne Airport (MEL)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Flights per year: 234,789
  • Passengers (per year): 33,704,854
  • Distance from the city centre: 13.7 miles / 22 km NW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +61 3 9297 1600

Top 14 Destinations around Melbourne Airport

  1. Albury Airport starting at £ 31.22 per day
    252.0 km / 156.6 miles away
  2. Portland Airport(PTJ) starting at £ 30.51 per day
    327.2 km / 203.3 miles away
  3. Devonport Ferry starting at £ 44.15 per day
    388.0 km / 241.1 miles away
  4. Devonport Airport starting at £ 37.78 per day
    388.5 km / 241.4 miles away
  5. Canberra Airport starting at £ 52.96 per day
    456.2 km / 283.4 miles away
  6. Orange Airport(OAG) starting at £ 34.50 per day
    610.3 km / 379.2 miles away
  7. Bathurst Airport starting at £ 27.93 per day
    636.6 km / 395.6 miles away
  8. Sydney Campbelltown starting at £ 41.66 per day
    658.5 km / 409.2 miles away
  9. Adelaide North starting at £ 46.87 per day
    670.4 km / 416.6 miles away
  10. Adelaide Airport starting at £ 43.07 per day
    673.3 km / 418.4 miles away
  11. Sydney Carlton starting at £ 41.66 per day
    685.6 km / 426.0 miles away
  12. Sydney Airport starting at £ 41.22 per day
    692.6 km / 430.4 miles away
  13. Cobar Airport(CAZ) starting at £ 63.17 per day
    700.7 km / 435.4 miles away
  14. Sydney East starting at £ 34.39 per day
    702.5 km / 436.5 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Melbourne Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Melbourne Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Melbourne Airport
£ 31.07
January
£ 35.87
February
£ 30.52
March
£ 33.98
April
£ 27.15
May
£ 27.49
June
£ 30.21
July
£ 40.23
August
£ 21.74
September
£ 23.07
October
£ 8.01
November
£ 7.16
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Melbourne Airport is December with prices starting at £ 7.16 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is August with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 40.23. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 26. 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.

What’s the most popular hire length at Melbourne Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Melbourne Airport keep them for an average of 13 days during in September, while those picking up their cars in October keep them for an average of 5.
Average Hire Length at Melbourne Airport
8
January
7
February
7
March
6
April
9
May
10
June
9
July
9
August
13
September
5
October
6
November
5
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Melbourne Airport?

Though Melbourne Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in January. November is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
170%
January
154%
February
151%
March
150%
April
147%
May
97%
June
125%
July
137%
August
26%
September
16%
October
13%
November
13%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Bargain Car Rentals Toyota Corolla 4 2 Large cars
Bargain Car Rentals Hyundai Accent 4 2 Medium cars
Bargain Car Rentals Hyundai Kona 4 3 SUVs
Bargain Car Rentals Nissan X-Trail 4 2 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals Hyundai Kona 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Mitsubishi Outlander Aut. 5 3 SUVs
SIXT MG HS Aut. 5 3 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals Mitsubishi Lancer 4 2 Medium cars
SIXT Kia Carnival 5 3 People Carriers
Jucy Toyota Corolla 5 3 Medium cars

Our Customers' Reviews

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United Kingdom
Toyota Yaris
19 October 2022
Toured northern Victoria. All very fascinating during the spring. Take careful note of weather forecasts, when it says it’s going to rain, it really is going to rain and flash flooding is a serious issue.
United Kingdom
Hyundai Kona
30 May 2022
Visited only relatives in Melbourne

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Thrifty
9.27 / 10
Lowest rated company
Firefly
8.13 / 10
Total number of reviews
5
Total rental companies
17
Average daily price
£ 69.62
Lowest daily price
£ 27.30
Total cars available
99

Top 17 Hire Companies at Melbourne Airport in 2022

Thrifty
Thrifty
Remarkable 9.3 / 21 reviews
+61136139
Arrival Dr, Tullamarine VIC 3043
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-23:59
Alamo
Alamo
Remarkable 9.1 / 11 reviews
+610393302314
Melbourne Airport, Arrival Dr, Melbourne VIC 3045
£ 81 - £ 98
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:30
Tue:08:00-19:30
Wed:08:00-19:30
Thu:08:00-19:30
Fri:08:00-19:30
Sat:08:00-19:30
Sun:08:00-19:30
SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9 / 97 reviews
+61392416100
Terminal Building Tullamarine Airport
£ 50 - £ 90
Ace Rental Cars
Ace Rental Cars
Remarkable 9 / 2 reviews
+61383128400 / 1800620408
16 Tarmac Drive, Tullamarine
£ 33 - £ 107
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:30
Tue:08:00-17:30
Wed:08:00-17:30
Thu:08:00-17:30
Fri:08:00-17:30
Sat:08:00-13:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Bargain Car Rentals
Bargain Car Rentals
Outstanding 8.9 / 323 reviews
+611300729230
3 Annandale Road, Tullamarine VIC 3045
£ 27 - £ 97
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:45
Tue:07:00-19:45
Wed:07:00-19:45
Thu:07:00-19:45
Fri:07:00-19:45
Sat:07:00-19:45
Sun:07:00-19:45
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.9 / 1 reviews
+610383129590
Arrival Dr, Melbourne Airport VIC 3045
£ 69 - £ 96
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-23:59
National
National
Outstanding 8.7 / 3 reviews
+610393302314
T1 Departure drive, Melbourne Airport, Melbourne VIC 3045
£ 103 - £ 155
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:30
Tue:08:00-19:30
Wed:08:00-19:30
Thu:08:00-19:30
Fri:08:00-19:30
Sat:08:00-19:30
Sun:08:00-19:30
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
Outstanding 8.7 / 25 reviews
+61393304442 / +61406316284
A1 Airport Parking 133-141 Western Avenue, Westmeadows, Vic 3049
£ 55 - £ 245
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:09:00-22:00
Sun:09:00-22:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.6
+61393351177
T1 Departure drive, Melbourne Airport, Melbourne VIC 3045
£ 81 - £ 96
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:30
Tue:08:00-19:30
Wed:08:00-19:30
Thu:08:00-19:30
Fri:08:00-19:30
Sat:08:00-19:30
Sun:08:00-19:30
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
0388555320
Melbourne Tullamarine Airport
£ 77 - £ 102
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
0388555300
Arrivals Dr
£ 104 - £ 188
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59
Tue:06:00-23:59
Wed:06:00-23:59
Thu:06:00-23:59
Fri:06:00-23:59
Sat:06:00-23:59
Sun:06:00-23:59
EastCoast Car Rentals
EastCoast Car Rentals
Outstanding 8.6
+611800474258 / +61755558908
2 Tarmac Drive, Tullamarine, 3043
£ 30 - £ 35
Working hours
Mon:07:00-18:00
Tue:07:00-18:00
Wed:07:00-18:00
Thu:07:00-18:00
Fri:07:00-18:00
Sat:07:00-15:00
Sun:07:00-15:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.5 / 2 reviews
+610392416800
Arrival Dr, Tullamarine VIC 3043
£ 125 - £ 125
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Dollar
Dollar
Outstanding 8.4
+611800501934
T1, T2, T3 Car Park, Melbourne Airport VIC 3045
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-23:59
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
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.4 / 18 reviews
+610393306161 / +61399992626
189 South Centre Rd Tullamarine, VIC 3043
£ 45 - £ 56
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:08:00-11:30
Sun:09:00-12:30
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.1
0383129590
Arrival Drive
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-23:59
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