Sydney

Cheap Car Rentals in Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia
7 Feb — 14 Feb
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Tue 7-2
Noon
Tue 14-2
Noon
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Sydney car hires in 2023

Most popular companySIXT
Price of petrol per litreHK$9.17
Average price per dayHK$50
Cheapest price per dayHK$34

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

January

HK$454

February

HK$368

March

HK$446

April

HK$556

May

HK$462

June

HK$438

July

HK$446

August

HK$415

September

HK$438

October

HK$415

November

HK$423

December

HK$540

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Sydney is February. 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 Sydney

There are currently 114 hire locations operating in Sydney spread across 35 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Sydney is Medium at HK$49 a day. Below are all the 5 car types available for hiring in the area, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for hire in Sydney

Small cars

HK$246 - HK$564

All Car Types

HK$360 - HK$830

To hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$370/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia (~HK$246/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$564/day). In fact, September is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Small car saves you 34% 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 Sydney Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$464/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia (~HK$330/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~HK$667/day). In fact, June is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Medium car saves you 17% 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 Sydney Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$618/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia (~HK$392/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$1,013/day). In fact, May is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Large car is 10% 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 Sydney Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$539/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia (~HK$385/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~HK$1,015/day). In fact, May is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a SUV car saves you 4% 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.

To hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of HK$754/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia (~HK$474/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$1,418/day). In fact, June is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Van car is 27% 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 Sydney Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Honda FitHK$53/day
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Volkswagen GolfHK$105/day
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Top rental agencies in Sydney

All major car rental suppliers in Sydney

Budget

8.5
Very Good
16 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.7

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.6

Enterprise

8.0
Very Good
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Hertz

7.5
Good
10 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.1

Thrifty

7.4
Good
16 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.7

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.1

Firefly

7.4
Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.8

Ace Rental Cars

7.4
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.4

Sixt

6.3
Okay
17 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

6.4

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.1

Value

6.4

Europcar

6.1
Okay
12 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

5.8

Best Sydney Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Sydney?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$395/day when booking a car hire in Sydney. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$265/day from East Coast Car Rentals, booked on Jan. 29.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Sydney?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Sydney from the following companies over the past two weeks: Apex (HK$388/day), JUCY (HK$414/day), and Sixt (HK$417/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Sydney?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Apex (9.5 rating), Budget (8.5 rating) and Enterprise (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Sydney.

What are gas prices like in Sydney?

The average price of petrol in Sydney is HK$9.17/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$412 and HK$596 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Sydney for a week from Sixt?

Sixt offers hire cars in Sydney for about HK$2,897 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Sydney for the best price?

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 8% in Sydney - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Sydney?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Sydney check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Sydney for a month?

The monthly cost of a car rental in Sydney is HK$12,416 (HK$414/day) on average.

How much is a car hire in Sydney for a weekend?

HK$403 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Sydney. To save money, consider booking a Economy car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in February, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as HK$702 per day.

What car do most people hire in Sydney?

The most popular car to hire while in Sydney is the Hyundai Kona, which is a Compact vehicle.

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