Melbourne

Cheap Car Rentals in Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC, Australia
12 Dec — 19 Dec
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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Mon 12/12
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Mon 19/12
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Melbourne Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyCARHOOD
Price of petrol per litreRp 17,966.84
Average price per dayRp 48
Cheapest price per dayRp 31

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

January

Rp 644,963

February

Rp 675,675

March

Rp 967,444

April

Rp 1,243,857

May

Rp 844,594

June

Rp 859,950

July

Rp 859,950

August

Rp 721,744

September

Rp 798,525

October

Rp 859,950

November

Rp 921,375

December

Rp 921,375

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Melbourne 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 Melbourne

In Melbourne, Australia, there are 125 active rental locations from 36 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Melbourne in the past week - currently priced from Rp 72/day. View deals for 2 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Melbourne

Small cars

Rp 373,815 - Rp 1,046,183

All Car Types

Rp 542,758 - Rp 1,606,872

To hire a Small car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 607,266/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Melbourne, Australia (~Rp 373,815/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~Rp 1,046,183/day). In fact, August is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Small car saves you 44% 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 Melbourne Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 793,404/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Melbourne, Australia (~Rp 457,597/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~Rp 1,526,910/day). In fact, September is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Medium car saves you 27% 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 Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,247,140/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Melbourne, Australia (~Rp 478,117/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~Rp 2,079,609/day). In fact, May is about 62% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Large car is 14% 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 SUV car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 983,509/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Melbourne, Australia (~Rp 535,706/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~Rp 1,661,701/day). In fact, September is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a SUV car saves you 9% 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 Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of Rp 1,523,009/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Melbourne, Australia (~Rp 1,433,622/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~Rp 2,678,286/day). In fact, August is about 6% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Van car is 30% 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.

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Top rental agencies in Melbourne

All major car rental suppliers in Melbourne

Ace Rental Cars

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

9.0

Alpha

9.4
Excellent
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

9.3

Hertz

8.9
Excellent
12 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.6

Europcar

8.1
Excellent
4 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.7

Sixt

7.5
Good
8 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

7.4

Thrifty

7.1
Good
7 reviews10 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.4

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.7

Avis

6.8
Good
5 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

6.7

Budget

6.6
Good
7 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.1

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

6.6

Best Melbourne Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Melbourne recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Melbourne?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under Rp 737,373/day when booking a car hire in Melbourne. The absolute best deal a user found was for Rp 480,790/day from CarHood, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Melbourne?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Melbourne from the following companies over the past two weeks: Bargain Car Rentals (Rp 1,100,737/day), Sixt (Rp 1,199,017/day), and Apex (Rp 1,342,905/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Ace Rental Cars (9.6 rating), Alpha (9.4 rating) and Hertz (8.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Melbourne.

What are gas prices like in Melbourne?

The average price of petrol in Melbourne is Rp 17,966.84/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between Rp 808,507 and Rp 1,167,844 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Melbourne for a week from CarHood?

CarHood is one of the most popular car hire companies in Melbourne, offering car hire for around Rp 2,258,446 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Melbourne 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 5% in Melbourne - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Melbourne?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Melbourne for a month is certainly possible.

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

The average cost of a car rental in Melbourne for a month is Rp 9,679,054. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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

It costs Rp 0 for a weekend car hire in Melbourne, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Melbourne in January, prices are Rp 0 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Melbourne?

Mitsubishi Mirage, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Melbourne according to Cheapflights users.

Van Rentals in Melbourne

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Melbourne van rentals.