Melbourne

Cheap Car Rentals in Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC, Australia
7 Feb — 14 Feb
Same drop-off
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Tue 7/2
Noon
Tue 14/2
Noon
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Melbourne car hires in 2023

Most popular companySIXT
Price of petrol per litre₹ 97
Average price per day₹ 45
Cheapest price per day₹ 27

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

January

₹ 4,158

February

₹ 3,587

March

₹ 5,136

April

₹ 6,604

May

₹ 4,484

June

₹ 4,566

July

₹ 4,566

August

₹ 3,832

September

₹ 4,239

October

₹ 4,566

November

₹ 4,892

December

₹ 5,952

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

Small is the cheapest car type you can hire in Melbourne this past week from 129 hire locations out of 38 hire agencies. Prices for a Melbourne Small hire start from ₹ 44/day. Check out available deals for 2 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Compare available car types for hire in Melbourne

Small cars

₹ 2,608 - ₹ 5,621

All Car Types

₹ 4,500 - ₹ 9,604

To hire a Small car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,141/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 2,608/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 5,621/day). In fact, August is about 38% 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 41% 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 ₹ 5,156/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 2,880/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 8,272/day). In fact, January is about 45% 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 26% 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 Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,824/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 3,703/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 12,333/day). In fact, July is about 53% 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 12% 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 ₹ 6,138/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 4,659/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 9,236/day). In fact, July is about 25% 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 12% 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 ₹ 8,939/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 5,658/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~₹ 15,054/day). In fact, August is about 37% 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 23% 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 Luxury car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,376/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 3,667/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 18,026/day). In fact, August is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Luxury car is 18% 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 Convertible car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,791/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in Melbourne, Australia (~₹ 8,485/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~₹ 14,353/day). In fact, September is about 4% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne, hiring a Convertible car is 22% 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 i20₹ 44/day
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Hyundai i20
Ford Ka₹ 49/day
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Ford Ka

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
Wonderful
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

9.3

Hertz

9.0
Wonderful
12 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.4

Comfort

9.1

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

8.7

Europcar

7.8
Good
4 reviews7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.5

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.7

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

Sixt

7.1
Good
8 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.8

Firefly

6.6
Okay
1 review7 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Avis

6.6
Okay
5 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.8

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.4

Value

6.5

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 ₹ 3,647/day when booking a car hire in Melbourne. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 2,212/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 (₹ 3,597/day), East Coast Car Rentals (₹ 3,823/day), and JUCY (₹ 4,001/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 (9.0 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 ₹ 97/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 4,366 and ₹ 6,307 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

From Sixt you can hire a car in Melbourne from about ₹ 35,056 per week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards of 5% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 90 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Melbourne.

Can I rent a car for a month in Melbourne?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 87% on a month-long rental by booking with CarHood. CarHood is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Melbourne can cost you on average ₹ 150,240 a month or ₹ 5,008 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

For a weekend car hire in Melbourne, you can expect the average price to be around ₹ 0. Usually a Compact hire in Melbourne is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Compact for February, it will cost approximately ₹ 4,609 per day.

What car do most people hire in Melbourne?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Melbourne is Compact (Hyundai Kona) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Melbourne

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Car type options available for Melbourne

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