Car Hire at Sydney Airport

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Sydney Airport, Sydney, Australia
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700+ Trusted Suppliers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Sydney Airport
Intermediate
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
YesDrive Car Rentals
£9.24 per day
Sydney Airport
Compact
MG 3 or comparable
MG 3
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Simba Car Hire
£11.95 per day
Sydney Airport
Economy
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Distinqt Car Hire
£19.40 per day
Sydney Airport
Full-size
MG ZS or comparable
MG ZS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alpha car hire
£24.26 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Sydney Airport
Standard SUV
MG HS or comparable
MG HS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Goldcar
£25.87 per day
Sydney Airport
Full-size Elite
Polestar 2 or comparable
Polestar 2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
EastCoast Car Rentals
£26.12 per day
Sydney Airport
Special
Mystery Car or comparable
Mystery Car
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£32.11 per day
Sydney Airport
Standard Elite
Polestar 2 or comparable
Polestar 2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • Auto.
Thrifty
£41.73 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 06:20 on 2024-07-13.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
AUD
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+61
Average car hire price
£24 per day
Average car hire length
9 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
9.6 / 10
Average petrol price
£1.07 per litre or £4.04 per gallon
Lowest petrol price
£0.89 per litre or £3.35 per gallon
Highest petrol price
£1.29 per litre or £4.90 per gallon

Airport information

Score
7.8
  • Getting to the airport 8.0
  • Check-in and departures 8.2
  • Facilities and services 7.8
  • Wi-Fi 7.3
  • Dining and car hire services 7.6
  • Lounge 7.6

Sydney Airport (SYD)

  • IATA: SYD
  • ICAO: YSSY
  • Name: Sydney Airport (SYD)
  • Distance from the city centre: 5 miles / 8 km

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire at Sydney Airport the most affordable?

Prices for hiring a car at Sydney Airport fluctuate depending on the time of year. This table and graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day at Sydney Airport
£28.08
January
£25.90
February
£27.24
March
£24.79
April
£21.22
May
£22.89
June
£33.15
July
£38.12
August
£34.28
September
£31.53
October
£30.49
November
£37.59
December
The best month to hire a car at Sydney Airport is May — when the average price for a hire is £21.22 per day. This is 28% less than the yearly average and 44% less than hiring a car in August (when the average price is £38.12 per day).

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.

For how long do most travellers hire cars for at Sydney Airport?

How long travellers keep their hire cars depends on the time of year: in January, the average hire length is 11 days, while in May, it is only 8 days.
Average number of hire days at Sydney Airport
11
January
10
February
10
March
9
April
8
May
9
June
9
July
8
August
8
September
8
October
8
November
10
December

What time of year sees the highest demand for car hire at Sydney Airport?

Given the number of users searching for a car at Sydney Airport, there is a higher probability of travellers hiring a car in December in comparison to hiring a car in in August.
Monthly searches at Sydney Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
168%
January
128%
February
101%
March
84%
April
72%
May
77%
June
75%
July
56%
August
68%
September
86%
October
106%
November
179%
December

Car hire information

Popular suppliers Bargain Car Rentals, NoBirds, EastCoast Car Rentals, Simba Car Hire, Alpha car hire
Popular car categories SUVs, Medium cars, Large cars, Small cars
Lowest price £9 per day
Cheapest supplier YesDrive Car Rentals

Most popular car models of suppliers

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Bargain Car Rentals Hyundai Accent 4 2 Medium cars
NoBirds Kia Stonic 5 2 Medium cars
Bargain Car Rentals MG HS 4 2 SUVs
Jucy Hyundai Accent 5 2 Medium cars
Bargain Car Rentals Kia Stonic 4 2 SUVs
NoBirds Mitsubishi ASX 5 2 Large cars
NoBirds Toyota Corolla 5 2 Large cars
NoBirds Mitsubishi Outlander 5 2 SUVs
EastCoast Car Rentals MG ZS 5 2 SUVs
Alpha car hire MG 3 4 1 Small cars

Our customers' reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have the 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.

New Zealand
Kia Stonic
7 July 2024
Sydney - Shopping, travelling is great
Australia
Kia Cerato
27 April 2024
Went to Narooma NSW the little heaven on earth, if you know you know.
customer photo customer photo customer photo customer photo customer photo
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
24 April 2024
Lakes, rainforest, surfing and animals
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
21 April 2024
Restaurants and sight seeing
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
18 April 2024
We traveled south so didn't go into Sydney. The Grand Pacific Drive is amazing.
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
1 April 2024
My trip was a practical one - visiting family & sorting stuff. It was great to be picked up & dropped off at the airport & to have a reliable little car to be able to get around. Thank you!
United Kingdom
Kia Cerato
26 March 2024
Had fantastic time
United Kingdom
Hyundai Accent
14 March 2024
Waterfall hunting
customer photo
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
13 March 2024
Everything from the blue mountains to walks around Sussex inlet.
United Kingdom
Kia Rio
3 February 2024
Fantastic scenery in the Blue Mountains Great hotel.
New Zealand
Hyundai Accent
20 January 2024
We didn't realize how economical the car would be & was super reliable & couldn't fault the car at all
United Kingdom
Kia Stonic
11 January 2024
Fabulous time in Lovedale in Hunter Valley and at the Koala Sanctuary at Port Stephens
United Kingdom
Hyundai i30
5 November 2023
Blue mountains, Sydney national park.
United Kingdom
Hyundai Kona
2 November 2023
Great time with family getting to know Port Stephens area and meeting up with friends during overnight trip (aeroplane) to Melbourne. Bar 2 everyone we came across was friendly, helpful & welcoming. Food & boat trips great and roads really well signposted.
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
21 August 2023
Saw lots of family, gave kids some great Aussoe experiences
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
13 April 2023
Nicks seafood restaurant in sydney and small plane flight in airies beech
United Kingdom
Hyundai Kona
2 April 2023
We drove from Sydney down to Melbourne and stopped at 5 overnight resorts.Really glad we did and all was well planned with distances etc. Highly recommend doing the stopovers as you see so much more.
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
16 March 2023
Sydney vfabulous city with xellent transport system . Loads of beaches bays etc to visit .
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
27 February 2023
Walking on empty beaches, good bars and excellent beers
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
20 February 2023
Visiting family and trip up north nsw
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi ASX
17 January 2023
Drive & stay in Mollymook, followed by trip to Canberra, before returning to Sydney.
customer photo customer photo
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
5 January 2023
Met our first grandson , went to awesome beaches and enjoyed the aussie way of life . Beautiful people really open and welcoming .
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
9 September 2022
Family gathering.
United Kingdom
Toyota Corolla
7 May 2022
Customer service was brilliant and cars were new models and very clean .
United Kingdom
Mitsubishi Lancer
26 April 2022
Be aware that the cars that they advertise are not necessarily what you will get, and their idea of "Similar" is very different to what most people would consider similar. However their customer service was very very good.
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest-rated company
Simba Car Hire
9.2 / 10
)
Lowest-rated company
Europcar
6.9 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
139
Total rental companies
29
Average daily price
£23.84
Lowest daily price
£9.24
Total cars available
346

Top 29 suppliers at Sydney Airport in 2024

Simba Car Hire
Simba Car Hire
Exceptional 9.2 / 107 reviews
+61280056696
251 Coward Street, Mascot, NSW 2020
£12 - £16
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:30
Tue:07:00-20:30
Wed:07:00-20:30
Thu:07:00-20:30
Fri:07:00-20:30
Sat:07:00-20:30
Sun:07:00-20:30
NoBirds
NoBirds
Exceptional 9 / 543 reviews
+61293603622
55 Kent Road, Mascot, NSW 2020
£21 - £44
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
EastCoast Car Rentals
EastCoast Car Rentals
Very good 8.9 / 233 reviews
+611800474258 / +61755558908
Sydney Airport 338 King Street, Mascot, NSW, 2020
£23 - £83
Working hours
Mon:06:00-21:30
Tue:06:00-21:30
Wed:06:00-21:30
Thu:06:00-21:30
Fri:06:00-21:30
Sat:07:00-17:00
Sun:07:00-19:00
Bargain Car Rentals
Bargain Car Rentals
Very good 8.8 / 150 reviews
+61300729230 / +61361650838
1581 Botany Road, Botany, NSW 2019
£44 - £52
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:45
Tue:07:00-20:45
Wed:07:00-20:45
Thu:07:00-20:45
Fri:07:00-20:45
Sat:07:00-20:45
Sun:07:00-20:45
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Very good 8.8 / 10 reviews
+61392222595 / 1800620408
50 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot
£29 - £88
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
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.7 / 160 reviews
+61295821762
SIXT, Sydney International Airport, New South Wales 2020
£32 - £89
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:30
Tue:07:00-22:30
Wed:07:00-22:30
Thu:07:00-22:30
Fri:07:00-22:30
Sat:08:00-16:00
Sun:07:00-22:30
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.7 / 53 reviews
+61136139
Keith Smith Ave, Mascot NSW 2020
£39 - £107
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
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Very good 8.6 / 65 reviews
+61134733
Corner of O'Riordan Street &, Bourke Rd, Mascot NSW 2020
£28 - £109
Working hours
Mon:06:30-21:00
Tue:06:30-21:00
Wed:06:30-21:00
Thu:06:30-21:00
Fri:06:30-21:00
Sat:06:30-21:00
Sun:06:30-21:00
Alpha car hire
Alpha car hire
Very good 8.6 / 49 reviews
+61283551933
Park on King, Level 4/338 King St.Mascot NSW 2020
£21 - £38
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:08:00-16:30
Sun:08:00-16:30
YesDrive Car Rentals
YesDrive Car Rentals
Very good 8.6
+610362775956
Sydney Airport, Level 5A/338,Kings Street
£9 - £19
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:08:00-17:30
Sun:08:00-17:30
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.4 / 9 reviews
+61283032282
1626 Airport Dr, Mascot NSW 2020
£33 - £56
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
Carwiz
Carwiz
Very good 8.4 / 5 reviews
+61131949
Level 1, 338 King St, Mascot, NSW
£24 - £32
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:08:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-16:00
National
National
Very good 8.4 / 5 reviews
+61283032282
1626 Airport Dr, Mascot NSW 2020, Australia
£45 - £111
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
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.4 / 2 reviews
0292079165
Cnr Butler Rd & Ross Smith Ave
£65 - £111
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
Very good 8.3 / 7 reviews
+610294934190
Keith Smith Ave, Mascot NSW 2020
£62 - £120
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
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.2 / 4 reviews
0283742847
Cnr Butler Rd & Ross Smith Ave
£68 - £114
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
Dollar
Dollar
Very good 8.2 / 3 reviews
+611800501934
Keith Smith Ave, Mascot NSW 2020
£53 - £93
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
Alamo
Alamo
Good 7.8 / 50 reviews
+61283032282
1626 Airport Dr, Mascot NSW 2020, Australia
£33 - £57
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
Flexways
Flexways
Good 7.8
+5491152599877
Sydney International Airport
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
Jucy
Jucy
Good 7.7 / 108 reviews
+611800150850
286 Coward Street, Mascot, NSW 2020
£17 - £18
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:55
Tue:08:00-16:55
Wed:08:00-16:55
Thu:08:00-16:55
Fri:08:00-16:55
Sat:08:00-13:55
Sun:09:00-13:55
Keddy
Keddy
Good 7.7 / 11 reviews
+610292079400
Terminal Buildings Sydney Airport, Sydney NSW 2020
£44 - £101
Working hours
Mon:05:30-23:00
Tue:05:30-23:00
Wed:05:30-23:00
Thu:05:30-23:00
Fri:05:30-23:00
Sat:05:30-23:00
Sun:05:30-23:00
URDRIVE
URDRIVE
Good 7.7 / 3 reviews
+61450233070 / +61401574495
598-600 Princes Highway Rockdale
£47 - £232
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:00
Tue:07:00-20:00
Wed:07:00-20:00
Thu:07:00-20:00
Fri:07:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Firefly
Firefly
Good 7.7
0294934190
48 Ross Smith Ave
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
Distinqt Car Hire
Distinqt Car Hire
Good 7.6
+61426885353 / 1300831191
1 Levey Street, Wolli Creek Nsw 2205, Australia
£19 - £31
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:10:00-15:00
Everything Fleet
Everything Fleet
Good 7.6
+61131381
Level 1/336 King St, Mascot NSW 2020
£23 - £74
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:08:00-16:00
Goldcar
Goldcar
Good 7.5 / 2 reviews
+610292079404
342 King Street, Mascot NSW 2020
£16 - £49
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:09:00-17:00
Sun:10:00-16:00
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.4 / 2 reviews
+61292079400
Sydney Airport
£38 - £77
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:30
Tue:07:00-22:30
Wed:07:00-22:30
Thu:07:00-22:30
Fri:07:00-22:30
Sat:08:00-22:00
Sun:08:00-22:00
yesaway
yesaway
Good 7.2 / 5 reviews
+61280144448 / +611300850275
Suite 217, 35-39 Doody Street, Alexandria Nsw 2015
£29 - £447
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
Satisfactory 6.9 / 66 reviews
+610292079400
Terminal Buildings Sydney Airport, Sydney NSW 2020
£39 - £252
Working hours
Mon:05:30-23:00
Tue:05:30-23:00
Wed:05:30-23:00
Thu:05:30-23:00
Fri:05:30-23:00
Sat:05:30-23:00
Sun:05:30-23:00
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