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The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.
Average car rental length
Economy car rental price
$81.54 / per day
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
Acceptable limit of BAC
Which is the cheapest month to rent a car in Australia?
The cost of renting a car in Australia depends on the time of year. This graph compares price changes from month to month in order to find the best offer.
Average Rental Price in Australia
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Australia is October — prices start from $20.88 for an Economy class vehicle. This is 48% cheaper than the year’s average and 64% cheaper than renting a car in the month of July (when prices start at $57.94 for a Compact class). This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. The exact price for your trip will depend on the length of your rental and the number of days until your rental period begins. Just enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers.
What’s the average rental length in Australia?
Average length differs from month to month. The longest rental periods are in January — an average of 9 days. The shortest are in September — an average of 6 days.
Average Rental Length in Australia
What’s the most popular time for renting a car in Australia?
Discover Car Hire users search a lot of locations daily. We gathered this information in order to analyze car rental popularity in Australia. The most popular month is December, while the least popular is May.
Australia Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
Top 20 Most Popular Cities in Australia
Car Rental in Sydney from $74.39 per day
Car Rental in Melbourne from $105.63 per day
Car Rental in Brisbane from $34.34 per day
Car Rental in Perth from $52.70 per day
Car Rental in Hobart from $62.03 per day
Car Rental in Cairns from $31.79 per day
Car Rental in Adelaide from $89.39 per day
Car Rental in Gold Coast from $98.67 per day
Car Rental in Launceston from $62.03 per day
Car Rental in Canberra from $109.63 per day
Car Rental in Marcoola from $39.45 per day
Car Rental in Darwin from $19.42 per day
Car Rental in Townsville from $98.24 per day
Car Rental in Williamtown from $38.58 per day
Car Rental in Devonport from $303.04 per day
Car Rental in Rockhampton from $42.15 per day
Car Rental in Newcastle from $105.42 per day
Car Rental in Hervey Bay from $92.76 per day
Car Rental in Port Macquarie from $39.15 per day
Car Rental in Bundaberg from $22.76 per day
Top 20 Most Popular Locations in Australia
Car Rental at Sydney Airport from $74.39 per day
Car Rental at Melbourne Airport from $105.63 per day
Car Rental at Brisbane Airport from $41.67 per day
Car Rental at Perth Airport from $52.70 per day
Car Rental at Hobart Airport from $62.03 per day
Car Rental at Cairns Airport from $31.79 per day
Car Rental at Adelaide Airport from $102.03 per day
Car Rental at Gold Coast Airport from $98.67 per day
Car Rental at Launceston Airport from $62.03 per day
Car Rental at Canberra Airport from $109.63 per day
Car Rental at Marcoola, Sunshine Coast Airport from $39.45 per day
Car Rental at Darwin Airport from $19.42 per day
Car Rental at Townsville Airport from $98.24 per day
Car Rental at Williamtown, Newcastle Airport from $38.58 per day
Car Rental at Devonport Airport from $303.04 per day
Car Rental at Rockhampton Airport from $42.15 per day
Car Rental at Perth, Downtown from $89.39 per day
Car Rental at Newcastle Airport from $105.42 per day
Car Rental at Hervey Bay Airport from $92.76 per day
Car Rental at Melbourne, Downtown from $100.78 per day
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