Melbourne

Cheap Car Rentals in Melbourne

Melbourne, VIC, Australia
8 Feb — 15 Feb
Same drop-off
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Wed 8/2
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Wed 15/2
Noon
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Melbourne Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of gas per litre27,908 ₫
Average price per day162 ₫
Cheapest price per day73 ₫

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

January

1,196,060 ₫

February

1,031,894 ₫

March

1,477,485 ₫

April

1,899,624 ₫

May

1,289,868 ₫

June

1,313,320 ₫

July

1,313,320 ₫

August

1,102,251 ₫

September

1,219,512 ₫

October

1,313,320 ₫

November

1,407,129 ₫

December

1,712,007 ₫

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.

Compare available car types for rental in Melbourne

Small Cars

633,208 ₫ - 3,560,389 ₫

All Car Types

1,004,362 ₫ - 2,745,403 ₫

To rent a Small car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of 974,224 ₫/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Melbourne, Australia (~633,208 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~3,560,389 ₫/day). In fact, September is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Melbourne, renting a Small 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 rent a Medium car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of 1,293,861 ₫/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Melbourne, Australia (~1,024,976 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is October (~5,652,204 ₫/day). In fact, August is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Melbourne, renting a Medium car is 8% 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 rent a Large car in Melbourne, Australia, you would pay an average price of 1,205,841 ₫/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Melbourne, Australia (~1,312,617 ₫/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~3,773,217 ₫/day). In fact, August is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Melbourne. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Melbourne, renting a Large car is 1% 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.

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Melbourne?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under 3,794,794 ₫/day when booking a rental car in Melbourne. The best deal a user found was for 1,715,994 ₫/day from Hertz, booked on Dec. 25.

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 rental car companies in Melbourne.

What are gas prices like in Melbourne?

The average gas price in Melbourne is 27,908 ₫/liter over the past month, costing you anywhere between 1,255,863 ₫ and 1,814,024 ₫ to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Melbourne for a week from Hertz?

Hertz offers rental cars in Melbourne for about 26,563,556 ₫ per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 5% on a rental car in Melbourne. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Melbourne?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Melbourne for a month is certainly possible.

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

You can potentially save up to 55% on a month-long rental by booking with Hertz. Hertz is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Melbourne can cost you on average 113,843,808 ₫ a month or 3,794,794 ₫ a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

What car do most people rent in Melbourne?

Class Compact Car, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Melbourne according to Cheapflights users.

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