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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Darwin Airport Car Rental
Standard
KIA Cerato or similar
KIA Cerato
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Enterprise
$22.61 / per day
Darwin Airport Car Rental
Full-size
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Camry
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$26.04 / per day
Brisbane Domestic Airport (BNET02) Car Rental
Economy
Nissan Micra or similar
Nissan Micra
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Abaa Car Rentals
$34.34 / per day
Surfers Paradise Downtown Car Rental
Premium
Holden Captiva or similar
Holden Captiva
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Atlas Car & Truck Rental
$37.13 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Williamtown, Newcastle Airport Car Rental
Economy
Kia Rio 3d or similar
Kia Rio 3d
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 3x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$38.58 / per day
Port Macquarie Airport Car Rental
Economy
Kia Picanto or similar
Kia Picanto
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 3x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$39.15 / per day
Brisbane Domestic Airport (BNET02) Car Rental
Economy
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$41.09 / per day
Brisbane Airport Car Rental
Economy
Hyundai i20 or similar
Hyundai i20
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Atlas Car & Truck Rental
$41.67 / per day
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.

Travel information

Language
English
Currency
AUD
Country code
61
Average car rental length
5 days
Economy car rental price
$81.54 / per day
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
50 km/h
31 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

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
$41.22
January
$38.21
February
$43.69
March
$53.62
April
$39.22
May
$41.65
June
$57.94
July
$43.72
August
$28.02
September
$20.88
October
$35.69
November
$37.29
December
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
9
January
9
February
9
March
8
April
8
May
7
June
7
July
7
August
6
September
7
October
7
November
6
December

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
100%
January
86%
February
98%
March
80%
April
77%
May
82%
June
107%
July
109%
August
86%
September
110%
October
125%
November
140%
December

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 8 Best Australia Suppliers in 2019

Perth Rent-A-Car
Perth Rent-A-Car
Exceptional 9.6
Alamo
Alamo
Exceptional 9.1
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.9
City Centre Car Rentals
City Centre Car Rentals
Excellent 8.9
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
ADVANCE CAR RENTAL
Excellent 8.8
Abaa Car Rentals
Abaa Car Rentals
Excellent 8.5
SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.3
Atlas Car & Truck Rental
Atlas Car & Truck Rental
Very good 7.6

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