Melbourne, Australia Car Hire

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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
21 Apr — 28 Apr
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Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £31/day to hire a small car in Melbourne. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
18 May - 29 May
Melbourne
Melbourne Downtown
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£17/day
18 May - 29 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
19 May - 30 May
Melbourne
Melbourne Downtown
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£17/day
19 May - 30 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
18 May - 29 May
Melbourne
Melbourne Downtown
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£18/day
18 May - 29 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
19 May - 30 May
Melbourne
Melbourne Downtown
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£18/day
19 May - 30 May
See offer
Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
£22/day
18 May - 29 May
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
Kia Rio Hatchback
£22/day
18 May - 29 May
See offer
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£23/day
18 May - 29 May
Melbourne
3 Annandale Rd
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£23/day
18 May - 29 May
See offer

When is it cheapest to hire a car in Melbourne?

All

£12 - £40

Family size

£14 - £25

Economy

£10 - £22

The cheapest time to hire a car in Melbourne, Australia is in September. The price is 27% lower than the rest of the year at just £14 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in September. The price of a car hire in Melbourne can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Melbourne Car Hire Directory

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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Nearby attractions:

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre12.5 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground13.1 mi
Prahran Market14.8 mi
St. Kilda Beach15.2 mi

Nearby attractions:

St. Kilda Beach30.2 mi
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre30.3 mi
Prahran Market31.4 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground31.8 mi

Nearby attractions:

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre7.3 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground7.8 mi
Prahran Market9.5 mi
St. Kilda Beach10.0 mi

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Car Hire in Melbourne

1,496 people have been looking for a car to hire in Melbourne in April.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Melbourne car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Enterprise, National, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Melbourne. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, some agencies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitised. You can check to see all agencies in Melbourne offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Melbourne, Australia in May?

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during May in Melbourne, you can expect to pay around £31. A particularly good deal might be around £10, which is the lowest quote for Melbourne we've seen so far. For a one-week car hire in Melbourne, prices in May average £20, with the best deals starting at £9.

Which car hire agency in Melbourne has the cheapest rental car prices?

Hiring a car in Melbourne is cheapest when using CarHood at their location in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is £7, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost £14/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Melbourne, Australia car hire?

When you hire a car in Melbourne, popular agencies such as Enterprise, National, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Melbourne, we can help you find the cheapest car to hire for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to hire in Melbourne during May?

Hiring a standard car in Melbourne during the month of May is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 10 °C and precipitation around 40 mm during May, a standard size car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Hiring a Standard in Melbourne will cost you £12/day on average.

Which car hire company in Melbourne has the most locations?

7 locations can be found in Melbourne, Australia. At those Europcar locations, momondo users can typically find car hire rates of £33/day.

What is the speed limit in Melbourne, Australia?

When you hire a car in Melbourne, you should abide by the city’s 35 mph speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Melbourne are 70 mph and 70 mph, respectively. Be on the lookout for posted signage, because these speed limits might change depending on where you are within Melbourne.

What is the weather like in Melbourne, Australia in April?

Typically, the weather in Melbourne through the month of April is 15 °C and the expected precipitation is 40 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in April?

The climate in Melbourne during the month of April would typically not influence the type of hire car you’d want for your trip. Based on our data, momondo users do often look for specific vehicles when they are looking for a car hire in Melbourne. Price-conscious travellers looking for a Melbourne car hire option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for hire are the Hyundai Accent, the Class Compact SUV, and the Class Minivan.

Is the weather in Melbourne similar to the rest of Victoria?

Those looking to hire a car in Melbourne for a road trip to the surrounding areas, please know the weather in Victoria during the month of April usually is around 14 °C with 50 mm of possible rain.


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