Melbourne Airport

Cheap Car Rentals in Melbourne Airport

Melbourne, VIC, Australia - Melbourne (MEL)
9 Feb — 16 Feb
Same drop-off
Melbourne, VIC, Australia - Melbourne (MEL)
Thu 9/2
Noon
Thu 16/2
Noon
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Melbourne Airport Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyCARHOOD
Price of petrol per litreRM 5.08
Average price per dayRM 33
Cheapest price per dayRM 20

What is the cheapest time to rent a car at Melbourne Airport?

January

RM 217

February

RM 187

March

RM 268

April

RM 345

May

RM 234

June

RM 238

July

RM 238

August

RM 200

September

RM 221

October

RM 238

November

RM 255

December

RM 311

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at Melbourne Airport 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 Melbourne Airport

There are 38 hire agencies servicing Melbourne Airport. These agencies, altogether, have 129 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? Small is the cheapest car type to hire at Melbourne Airport with prices from RM 45 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can hire at Melbourne Airport:

Compare available car types for hire in Melbourne Airport

Small cars

RM 163 - RM 340

All Car Types

RM 208 - RM 391

To hire a Small car in Melbourne Airport, you would pay an average price of RM 223/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Melbourne Airport (~RM 163/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 340/day). In fact, August is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Melbourne Airport. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne Airport, hiring 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. Here are the best Melbourne Airport Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Melbourne Airport, you would pay an average price of RM 210/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Melbourne Airport (~RM 148/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 334/day). In fact, August is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Melbourne Airport. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne Airport, hiring a Medium car saves you 24% 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 Melbourne Airport Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Melbourne Airport, you would pay an average price of RM 338/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Melbourne Airport (~RM 112/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 494/day). In fact, January is about 67% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Melbourne Airport. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne Airport, hiring a Large car is 19% 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 Melbourne Airport Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Melbourne Airport, you would pay an average price of RM 234/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Melbourne Airport (~RM 112/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~RM 388/day). In fact, January is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Melbourne Airport. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne Airport, hiring a SUV car saves you 16% 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 Melbourne Airport SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Melbourne Airport, you would pay an average price of RM 358/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Melbourne Airport (~RM 265/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 472/day). In fact, September is about 27% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Melbourne Airport. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Melbourne Airport, hiring a Van car is 24% 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 Melbourne Airport Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Proton PersonaRM 45/day
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Proton Persona
Hyundai i20RM 53/day
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Hyundai i20
Proton SagaRM 59/day
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Proton Saga

Top rental agencies in Melbourne Airport

All major car rental suppliers in Melbourne Airport

Ace Rental Cars

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

9.0

Alpha

9.4
Wonderful
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

9.3

Avis

9.2
Wonderful
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.6

Apex

7.0
Good
4 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.0

Thrifty

5.5
Fair
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.5

Comfort

6.0

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.5

Value

6.5

Sunnycars

5 locations

Dollar

2 locations

Red Spot

2 locations

Best Melbourne Airport Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found at Melbourne Airport?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under RM 141/day when booking a car hire at Melbourne Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 86/day from CarHood, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental providers are at Melbourne Airport?

There are 10 car rental providers located at Melbourne Airport. The following companies can be found near the Melbourne Airport car rental counter:
Economy Rent a Car (10.0)
Ace Rental Cars (9.6)
Alpha (9.4)
Hertz (9.3)
Avis (9.2)
East Coast Car Rentals (9.0)
Enterprise (8.0)
Budget (7.5)
Apex (7.0)
Europcar (6.9)

What car rental company is typically the cheapest at Melbourne Airport?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car at Melbourne Airport from the following companies over the past two weeks: East Coast Car Rentals (RM 187/day), Apex (RM 225/day), and Bargain Car Rentals (RM 254/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best at Melbourne Airport?

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 car hire companies at Melbourne Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a car at Melbourne Airport for a week from CarHood?

CarHood is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire at Melbourne Airport. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about RM 538 per week.

How far in advance should I hire a car at Melbourne Airport for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 5% on your car hire. For a below average price at Melbourne Airport, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month at Melbourne Airport?

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

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

The average cost of a car rental at Melbourne Airport for a month is RM 2,304. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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