Sydney

Cheap Car Rentals in Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia
7 Dec — 14 Dec
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Wed 7-12
Noon
Wed 14-12
Noon
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Sydney car hires in 2022

Most popular companySIXT
Price of petrol per litreS$ 1.57
Average price per dayS$ 54
Cheapest price per dayS$ 31

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

January

S$ 66

February

S$ 64

March

S$ 78

April

S$ 97

May

S$ 81

June

S$ 77

July

S$ 78

August

S$ 72

September

S$ 77

October

S$ 72

November

S$ 74

December

S$ 93

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Sydney 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.

Popular Car Types in Sydney

There are, in total, 113 car hire locations in Sydney, Australia that are operated by 34 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: S$ 38/day). Explore 5 car types currently offered from Sydney hire providers:

Compare available car types for hire in Sydney

Small cars

S$ 48 - S$ 100

All Car Types

S$ 100 - S$ 157

To hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 74/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~S$ 100/day). In fact, February is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Small car saves you 39% 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. Here are the best Sydney Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 87/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 66/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~S$ 120/day). In fact, February is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Medium car saves you 29% 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. Here are the best Sydney Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 130/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 92/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 175/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Large car is 7% 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. Here are the best Sydney Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 101/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 72/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~S$ 150/day). In fact, February is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a SUV car saves you 17% 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. Here are the best Sydney SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 147/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 215/day). In fact, February is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Van car is 18% 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. Here are the best Sydney Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Pick-up truck car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 73/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Pick-up truck car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 88/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~S$ 278/day). In fact, July is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pick-up truck hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Pick-up truck car saves you 41% 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 hire a Luxury car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of S$ 177/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Sydney, Australia (~S$ 87/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~S$ 298/day). In fact, November is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Sydney. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Sydney, hiring a Luxury car is 32% 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.

Mazda Mazda2S$ 38/day
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Mazda Mazda2
Hyundai i20S$ 46/day
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Hyundai i20
Hyundai AvanteS$ 55/day
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Hyundai Avante

Top rental agencies in Sydney

All major car rental suppliers in Sydney

Budget

8.3
Excellent
15 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

7.5

Enterprise

8.0
Excellent
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Firefly

7.4
Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

Value

6.8

Ace Rental Cars

7.4
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.2

Thrifty

7.2
Good
16 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.9

Hertz

7.0
Good
10 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.0

Avis

6.6
Good
6 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.7

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.5

Sixt

6.2
Good
17 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.3

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.3

Best Sydney Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Sydney recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Sydney?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 75/day when booking a car hire in Sydney. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 43/day from AeroDrive, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Sydney?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Sydney from the following companies over the past two weeks: Yesaway (S$ 63/day), Apex (S$ 64/day), and East Coast Car Rentals (S$ 69/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Sydney?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Apex (9.5 rating), Budget (8.3 rating) and Enterprise (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Sydney.

What are gas prices like in Sydney?

The average price of petrol in Sydney is S$ 1.57/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 71 and S$ 102 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Sydney for a week from Sixt?

Sixt offers hire cars in Sydney for about S$ 470 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Sydney for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Sydney it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 7%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Sydney?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Sydney however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

Generally, a month-long car rental in Sydney can be found for about S$ 2,016, with the average price for a rental being around S$ 67 a day. Book with AeroDrive, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 78% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Sydney.

How much is a car hire in Sydney for a weekend?

Car hire prices in Sydney are typically S$ 138 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to S$ 138. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in December to be on average S$ 135 per day.

What car do most people hire in Sydney?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Toyota Yaris) in Sydney, making it the most popular option.

Small Car Rentals in Sydney

Search more Sydney car rental deals like the ones below from popular area providers and save on petrol.

Luxury Car Rentals in Sydney

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Sydney from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Sydney

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Sydney van rentals.