Australia

Cheap Car Rentals in Australia

Brisbane, QLD, Australia
30 Sep — 7 Oct
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Brisbane, QLD, Australia
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Fri 7/10
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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

₹ 1,276 - ₹ 6,913

Out of all the popular cities in Australia, Sydney is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 1,276/day. Renting a car in Sydney is 82% cheaper than renting one in Cairns where the per day rate is around ₹ 6,913. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Australia to get a rental car in are: Coolangatta (₹ 1,340/day), Melbourne (₹ 1,585/day), and Hobart (₹ 2,635/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Melbourne should expect to spend around ₹ 1,585/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Australia is Melbourne.

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

January

₹ 3,583

February

₹ 2,786

March

₹ 4,538

April

₹ 7,245

May

₹ 3,981

June

₹ 4,856

July

₹ 5,971

August

₹ 4,219

September

₹ 3,981

October

₹ 2,229

November

₹ 1,990

December

₹ 4,936

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

₹ 1,744 - ₹ 7,523

All Car Types

₹ 4,066 - ₹ 13,986

To hire a Small car in Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,625/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Australia (~₹ 1,744/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~₹ 7,523/day). In fact, February is about 63% 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 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 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 ₹ 5,961/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Australia (~₹ 1,378/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 14,463/day). In fact, March is about 77% 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 14% 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 ₹ 6,318/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Australia (~₹ 3,785/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 10,824/day). In fact, November is about 41% 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 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 SUV car in Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,875/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Australia (~₹ 2,769/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 18,847/day). In fact, November is about 53% 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 16% 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 ₹ 3,988/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Australia (~₹ 4,342/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~₹ 12,193/day). In fact, August is about 0% 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 43% 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 ₹ 5,508/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Australia (~₹ 4,118/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 11,450/day). In fact, October is about 26% 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 saves you 21% 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.

Ford Ikon₹ 23/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 42/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 32/day
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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, 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 ₹ 8,194/day, Sixt is the most popular car hire provider in Australia, booking 288% more hire cars than any other provider.

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

At ₹ 2,052/day, the cheapest car rental price in Australia was found in Melbourne. On average, Melbourne has the cheapest daily rental car price (₹ 4,083/day), which is 34% 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.