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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Melbourne?

All
£13 - £37
Family size
£21 - £67
Economy
£14 - £25

The cheapest time to hire a car in Melbourne is in September. The price is 24% lower than the rest of the year at just £17 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in August. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in May. 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 deals found on momondo

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Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £35/day to hire a small car in Melbourne. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£10/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£11/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£11/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
49-51 Inkerman Street
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£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
49-51 Inkerman Street
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£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£26/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£26/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£28/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£28/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size saloons, are a step up in size from economy cars and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car hire in Melbourne is £39/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£16/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
2 Tarmac Drive
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£16/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Ground Floor, Park Royal Hotel
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£17/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£23/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
95 St. Kilda Road
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£23/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£27/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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£27/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Hyundai Santa Fe
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£29/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
114 Flinders St
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£29/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£30/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£30/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Larger cars, like full-size saloons, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price to hire a full-size car in Melbourne is £49/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£13/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£25/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
650 Chapel Street
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£25/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£32/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£32/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Chrysler 300
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£33/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Tullamarine Airport
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£33/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£36/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
408 Punt Road
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£36/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class
or similar Full-size estate car
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of hiring an SUV in Melbourne is £41/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£14/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£15/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£15/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£16/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£16/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
96 Lambeck Dr, Tullamarine VIC , Australia
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£21/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£23/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
95 St. Kilda Road
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£23/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
590 Ballarat Road
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£24/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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People carriers, or people movers, are great for families and large groups. People carriers can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price of hiring a people carrier in Melbourne is £71/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£25/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£25/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£27/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Melbourne Airport
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£27/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£47/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Building
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£47/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£52/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
590 Ballarat Road
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£52/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
650 Chapel Street
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£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
80 Beach Rd
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£53/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Melbourne is £70/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

BMW X3
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Serviced By Enterprise Redspot
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£17/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
95 St. Kilda Road
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£24/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£57/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
89 Franklin Street
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£57/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£63/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Buildings
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£63/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more to hire than most cars. The average cost to hire a convertible in Melbourne is £106/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£125/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
Melbourne
Terminal Buildings
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£125/day
25 Jul - 8 Aug
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Melbourne Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Melbourne

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 12,815 reviews

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,254 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,184 reviews

View all 5 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,870 reviews

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Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,738 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 8.2

Score based on 100 reviews

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Europcar

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 354 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 328 reviews

View all 6 locations

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

Melbourne Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Queen Victoria Market 11.5 mi
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 12.5 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground 13.1 mi
Prahran Market 14.8 mi
St. Kilda Beach 15.2 mi
Melbourne Essendon Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Queen Victoria Market 6.2 mi
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 7.3 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground 7.8 mi
Prahran Market 9.5 mi
St. Kilda Beach 10.0 mi
Melbourne Avalon Airport
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nearby attractions:
St. Kilda Beach 30 mi
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 30 mi
Queen Victoria Market 31 mi
Prahran Market 31 mi
Melbourne Cricket Ground 32 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Melbourne Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Melbourne's car hire counter

Great Southern Hotel Melbourne

44 Spencer Street

12.2 mi from airport

Atlantis Hotel Melbourne

300 Spencer Street

11.7 mi from airport

Crown Metropol Melbourne

8 Whiteman Street

12.5 mi from airport

Pan Pacific Melbourne

2 Convention Centre Place

12.4 mi from airport

The Langham Melbourne

1 Southgate Avenue

12.5 mi from airport

Pegasus Apart'hotel

206 A'Beckett Street

11.7 mi from airport

Crown Towers Melbourne

8 Whiteman Street

12.5 mi from airport

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

328 Flinders Street

12.3 mi from airport

Brady Hotel Central Melbourne

30 Little La Trobe Street

11.8 mi from airport

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

123 Collins Street

12.3 mi from airport

Stamford Plaza Melbourne

111 Little Collins Street

12.3 mi from airport

The Hotel Windsor

111 Spring Street

12.3 mi from airport

Space Hotel

380 Russell Street

11.8 mi from airport

Novotel Melbourne on Collins

270 Collins Street

12.2 mi from airport

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne

215 Little Collins Street

12.2 mi from airport

Parkroyal Melbourne Airport

Melbourne Airport, Arrival Dr, Tullamarine VIC 3045, Australia VC, Australia 3045 VC, Australia

0.6 mi from airport

Mercure Welcome Melbourne

265 Little Bourke Street

12.0 mi from airport

Sofitel Melbourne on Collins

25 Collins Street

12.4 mi from airport

Car Hire in Melbourne

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

How much will it cost to hire a car in Melbourne in August?

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during August in Melbourne, you can expect to pay around £51. A particularly good deal might be around £11, which is the lowest quote for Melbourne we've seen so far. For a one-week car hire in Melbourne, prices in August average £31, with the best deals starting at £10.

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 £15/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Melbourne 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 August?

Hiring a standard car in Melbourne during the month of August is the preferred choice of most travellers. With temperatures averaging 11 °C and precipitation around 40 mm during August, 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 £13/day on average.

Which car hire company in Melbourne has the most locations?

7 locations can be found in Melbourne. At those keddy by Europcar locations, momondo users can typically find car hire rates of £19/day.

What is the speed limit in Melbourne?

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.


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