Australia

Cheap Car Rentals in Australia

Sydney, NSW, Australia
9 Feb — 16 Feb
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Thu 9/2
Noon
Thu 16/2
Noon
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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

₹ 1,311 - ₹ 13,312

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Sydney is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 1,311/day. Renting a car in Sydney is 90% cheaper than renting one in Cairns where the per day rate is around ₹ 13,312. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Coolangatta (₹ 1,377/day), Melbourne (₹ 1,629/day), and Brisbane (₹ 3,428/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 ₹ 1,311/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

₹ 4,744

February

₹ 3,844

March

₹ 4,662

April

₹ 5,808

May

₹ 4,826

June

₹ 4,580

July

₹ 4,662

August

₹ 4,335

September

₹ 4,580

October

₹ 4,335

November

₹ 4,417

December

₹ 5,644

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.

Popular Car Types in Australia

In Australia, there are 2,893 active rental locations from 69 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Australia in the past week - currently priced from ₹ 26/day. View deals for 3 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Australia

Small cars

₹ 3,389 - ₹ 5,525

All Car Types

₹ 4,869 - ₹ 14,999

To hire a Small car in Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,218/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Australia (~₹ 3,389/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 5,525/day). In fact, July is about 20% 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 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. Here are the best Australia Small 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 ₹ 6,170/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Australia (~₹ 3,460/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 8,592/day). In fact, June is about 44% 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 25% 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 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 ₹ 9,988/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Australia (~₹ 4,812/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~₹ 34,301/day). In fact, January is about 52% 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 is 19% 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 Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,920/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Australia (~₹ 5,241/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~₹ 18,609/day). In fact, July is about 34% 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 3% 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 SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,646/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Australia (~₹ 3,315/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 12,923/day). In fact, January is about 51% 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 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.

To hire a Luxury car in Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 12,522/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Australia (~₹ 5,696/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 41,632/day). In fact, June is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Australia. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Australia, hiring a Luxury car 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.

Hyundai i10₹ 26/day
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Hyundai i10
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 33/day
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Toyota Corolla₹ 45/day
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Best Australia Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating), Economy Rent a Car (10.0 rating) and Crazy Clark's Car Rentals (9.3 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 ₹ 5,277/day, Bargain Car Rentals is the most popular car hire provider in Australia, booking 68% more hire cars than any other provider.

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

At ₹ 2,018/day, the cheapest car rental price in Australia was found in Sydney. On average, Sydney has the cheapest daily rental car price (₹ 3,380/day), which is 53% 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.

Small Car Rentals in Australia

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Luxury Car Rentals in Australia

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