Sydney Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Sydney?

All
£16 - £42
Family size
£30 - £73
Economy
£15 - £27

The cheapest time to hire a car in Sydney is in June. The price is 16% lower than the rest of the year at just £18 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 Sydney can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Sydney car hire deals found on momondo

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Small
Medium
Large
SUV
Van
Pick-up truck
Luxury

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £29/day to hire a small car in Sydney. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
£11/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
336 King St,Park on King Lvl 3
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£11/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
96-102, Princes Highway
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£13/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Sydney Airport
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£13/day
28 Jul - 31 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 Sydney is £44/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
£12/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
470 Ross Smith Ave, Mascot, NSW
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£12/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
336 King St,Park on King Lvl 3
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£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£21/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£24/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Hyundai Santa Fe
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£27/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
10/209 Harris St
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£27/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Hyundai Santa Fe
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£30/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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£30/day
28 Jul - 31 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 Sydney is £62/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
£17/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£17/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
O'Riordan Street
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£18/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£70/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Pullman Hotel / 26-36 College St
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£70/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Ford Mustang
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£119/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Terminal Buildings
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£119/day
28 Jul - 31 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 Sydney is £46/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
£17/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£17/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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£19/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Terminal Building
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£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£20/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£21/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
320 Harris St, Inside Secure Car Park,entry Off Allen St On Lg Level
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£21/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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BMW X3
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Pullman Hotel
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£22/day
28 Jul - 31 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 Sydney is £67/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
£30/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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£30/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£37/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
200 ORiordan Street
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£37/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£42/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
944 Bourke Street
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£42/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£45/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
7 Coleman Street
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£45/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Hiring a lorry is a good option if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Sydney. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Intermediate truck
or similar Pick-up truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£69/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Keith Smith Ave
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£69/day
28 Jul - 31 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 Sydney is £36/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£44/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Sydney Intl Ap
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£44/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£59/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Terminal Buildings
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£59/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Kia Sportage
or similar Luxury
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£68/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
Sydney
Pullman Hotel / 26-36 College St
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£68/day
28 Jul - 31 Aug
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Sydney Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Sydney

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Enterprise

Agency score: Excellent 8.5

Score based on 12,818 reviews

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,249 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,205 reviews

View all 5 locations

Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,853 reviews

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Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,743 reviews

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Europcar

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 356 reviews

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Firefly

Agency score: Good 7.3

Score based on 328 reviews

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keddy by Europcar

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

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

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Paddy's Market 4.4 mi
International Convention Centre Sydney 4.7 mi
Coogee Beach 4.9 mi
Hyde Park 5.0 mi
Australia Square 5.5 mi
Newcastle Williamtown Airport
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Manly Beach 76 mi
Sydney Harbour Bridge 81 mi
Sydney Opera House 82 mi
Australia Square 82 mi
Hyde Park 83 mi
Bathurst Raglan Airport
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Sydney Olympic Park 87 mi
International Convention Centre Sydney 95 mi
Sydney Harbour Bridge 95 mi
Australia Square 95 mi
Paddy's Market 95 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport

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

Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney

11 Jamison Street

5.5 mi from airport

Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks

5.7 mi from airport

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

199 George Street

5.7 mi from airport

Hyatt Regency Sydney

161 Sussex Street

5.0 mi from airport

Radisson Blu Hotel Sydney

27 O'Connell Street

5.4 mi from airport

Parkroyal Darling Harbour, Sydney

150 Day Street

4.8 mi from airport

Meriton Suites Kent Street, Sydney

528 Kent Street

4.7 mi from airport

Hilton Sydney

488 George Street

5.0 mi from airport

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour

12 Darling Drive

4.8 mi from airport

Swissotel Sydney

68 Market Street

5.1 mi from airport

The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

80 Pyrmont Street

5.0 mi from airport

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

8 Arrivals Court, Sydney International Airport

0.6 mi from airport

Intercontinental Sydney

117 Macquarie Street

5.7 mi from airport

Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay

30 Pitt Street

5.7 mi from airport

Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park

161 Elizabeth Street

5.1 mi from airport

Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour

100 Murray Street

4.8 mi from airport

Travelodge Hotel Sydney

27 Wentworth Avenue

4.7 mi from airport

Great Southern Hotel Sydney

717 George Street

4.4 mi from airport

Car Hire in Sydney

We've had 1,821 searches from users looking to hire a car in Sydney this month so far.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Sydney 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 Sydney. 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 Sydney 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 Sydney in August?

£27 is the cost of a weekend car hire in Sydney for August, with cheap deals starting as low as £10. Stretching your hire over seven days shifts the price range to about £10 to £18.

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

Hiring a car in Sydney is cheapest when using East Coast Car Rentals at one of their 2 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is £8, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost £15/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Sydney car hire?

The majority of the Sydney car hire agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centres in Sydney such as Enterprise, National, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

What is the best type of car to hire in Sydney during August?

With temperatures averaging 15 °C and precipitation usually 50 mm during August, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Sydney. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of August and is a popular choice for travellers heading to Sydney. Hiring a Standard in Sydney will cost you £23/day on average.

Which car hire company in Sydney has the most locations?

Europcar has 5 locations. momondo users can expect to pay £39/day on average when hiring a car from these locations.

What is the speed limit in Sydney?

When you hire a car in Sydney, you should abide by the city’s 35 mph speed limit. The speed limits on any suburban roads and highways in Sydney 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 Sydney.


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