Australia

Cheap Car Rentals in Australia

Brisbane, QLD, Australia
3 Oct — 10 Oct
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Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Australia?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Australia

Price

Rp 256,186 - Rp 2,509,204

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Perth is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just Rp 256,186/day. Renting a car in Perth is 90% cheaper than renting one in Brisbane where the per day rate is around Rp 2,509,204. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Melbourne (Rp 316,989/day), Sydney (Rp 394,086/day), and Darwin (Rp 612,251/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 Rp 394,086/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?

January

Rp 678,937

February

Rp 528,062

March

Rp 859,987

April

Rp 1,372,963

May

Rp 754,375

June

Rp 920,337

July

Rp 1,131,563

August

Rp 799,637

September

Rp 754,375

October

Rp 422,450

November

Rp 377,187

December

Rp 935,425

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Australia 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.

Compare available car types for hire in Australia

Small cars

Rp 482,347 - Rp 1,095,679

All Car Types

Rp 482,347 - Rp 4,341,656

To hire a Small car in Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 494,439/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Australia (~Rp 482,347/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~Rp 1,095,679/day). In fact, November is about 3% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a Small car saves you 59% 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 Medium car in Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 604,304/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Australia (~Rp 695,609/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~Rp 1,574,343/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a Medium car saves you 50% 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 Large car in Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,133,777/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Australia (~Rp 1,375,930/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~Rp 5,055,823/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a Large 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.

To hire a SUV car in Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 621,479/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Australia (~Rp 618,738/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~Rp 1,780,024/day). In fact, October is about 1% 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 car saves you 49% 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 Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,091,684/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Australia (~Rp 761,315/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~Rp 3,984,573/day). In fact, April is about 31% 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 car saves you 10% 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.

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Firefly (9.3 rating) and Crazy Clark's Car Rentals (9.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Australia.

What is the most popular car hire provider in Australia?

With an average price of Rp 755,302/day, Europcar is the most popular car hire provider in Australia, booking 244% more hire cars than any other provider.

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

When visiting Australia, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Darwin where rental cars typically will cost around Rp 612,251/day (47% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in Australia was found in Melbourne for just Rp 421,771/day.

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

In Australia, drivers are expected to drive on the left side of the road.