Australia

Cheap Car Hire in Australia from HK$171

Sydney, NSW, Australia
8 mar — 15 mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Sydney, NSW, Australia
sex 8-3
Noon
sex 15-3
Noon

Australia car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Australia. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 março 2024.

Most popular company

Bargain Car Rentals

Most common car type

Intermediate

Average price per day

HK$383

Cheapest price per day

HK$171

What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Australia?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Australia, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 1,829 pickup locations in Australia to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 março 2024.

Price

HK$120 - HK$2,171

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Coolangatta is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just HK$120/day. Renting a car in Coolangatta is 94% cheaper than renting one in Proserpine where the per day rate is around HK$2,171. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Melbourne (HK$127/day), Sydney (HK$131/day), and Perth (HK$136/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Sydney should expect to spend around HK$131/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Australia is Sydney.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Australia?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Australia and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 1 março 2024.

January

HK$289

February

HK$320

March

HK$407

April

HK$414

May

HK$367

June

HK$344

July

HK$383

August

HK$344

September

HK$313

October

HK$289

November

HK$305

December

HK$375

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Australia is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Australia

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Australia and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 1 março 2024.

In Australia, there are 3,121 active hire locations from 79 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Australia in the past week - currently priced from HK$171/day. View deals for 6 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

HK$183+

Compact

Compact

HK$202+

Intermediate

Intermediate

HK$203+

Standard

Standard

HK$269+

SUV

SUV

HK$269+

People carrier

People carrier

HK$418+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

HK$339+

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

HK$221+

Compare available car types for rental in Australia

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Australia to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 1 março 2024.

Small cars

HK$295 - HK$478

All Car Types

HK$373 - HK$559

To hire a small car in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$395/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Australia (~HK$295/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$478/day). In fact, January is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a small car saves you 19% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australia small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$456/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Australia (~HK$352/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$613/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a medium car saves you 6% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australia medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$584/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Australia (~HK$432/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~HK$790/day). In fact, June is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a large car is 17% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australia large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$507/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Australia (~HK$363/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~HK$659/day). In fact, January is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a SUV is 5% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a van in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$746/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Australia (~HK$560/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$1,047/day). In fact, March is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a van is 35% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australia van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a luxury car in Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$649/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Australia (~HK$374/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~HK$1,023/day). In fact, January is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a luxury car is 26% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Australia luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Honda FitHK$171/day
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Top rental agencies in Australia

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Australia known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Australia. Reviews were last updated on 1 março 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Australia, including locations near Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns. Check out reviews from past customers, confirm pickup locations, and other critical details before booking your reservation.

Thrifty

364 locations

Firefly

276 locations

Hertz

266 locations

keddy by Europcar

212 locations

Sunnycars

196 locations

Avis

186 locations

Budget

169 locations

Sixt

160 locations

Best Australia car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Australia. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Australia with an average daily rate of HK$387. Data was last updated on 1 março 2024.
Browse some of the deals we've come across on car rentals in the Australia region, including options close to Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns. Make sure to examine important information for each deal, including price, car type, and pickup location.
Honda FitHK$171/day
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Honda Fit
Honda FitHK$201/day
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Honda Fit
Toyota CorollaHK$202/day
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Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Australia, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 1 março 2024.

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Australia?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, MINI Car Rentals (10.0 rating), Fox (10.0 rating) and Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Australia.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Australia?

The most popular car hire company at Australia is Sixt. With prices on SUV starting at HK$201/day about 149% more people book with Sixt than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in Australia?

At HK$238/day, the cheapest car rental price in Australia was found in Melbourne. On average, Canberra has the cheapest daily rental car price (HK$357/day), which is 47% below average price for cities in Australia.

What side of the road do you drive on in Australia?

Cars in Australia are to be driven on the left side of the road.

Luxury car rentals in Australia

Find luxury car rental deals in Australia from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car hires in Australia cost an average of HK$381 per day. Price data was last updated on 1 março 2024.
To help you decide on a luxury car rental in Australia, we've assembled the following deals, including options close to Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns. If you don't see a deal that suits you, return soon as new offers are always being added.
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$309/day
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$311/day
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Mercedes-Benz E-ClassHK$334/day
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Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Car rentals by fuel type in Australia

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Australia. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Australia. Deals were last updated on 1 março 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Australia. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (HK$20+).

Electric

Electric

HK$33+

Hybrid

Hybrid

HK$22+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

HK$20+

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