Sydney

Cheap Car Rentals in Sydney

Sydney, NSW, Australia
17 Dec — 24 Dec
Same drop-off
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Sat 17/12
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Sat 24/12
Noon
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Sydney Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyCARHOOD
Price of petrol per litreRM 4.98
Average price per dayRM 52
Cheapest price per dayRM 32

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

January

RM 211

February

RM 206

March

RM 250

April

RM 312

May

RM 259

June

RM 246

July

RM 250

August

RM 233

September

RM 246

October

RM 233

November

RM 242

December

RM 299

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, 114 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: RM 45/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Sydney hire providers:

Compare available car types for hire in Sydney

Small cars

RM 144 - RM 455

All Car Types

RM 267 - RM 442

To hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia, you would pay an average price of RM 225/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Sydney, Australia (~RM 144/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~RM 455/day). In fact, March 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 35% 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 RM 222/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Sydney, Australia (~RM 104/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~RM 377/day). In fact, February is about 54% 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 36% 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 RM 401/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Sydney, Australia (~RM 166/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~RM 646/day). In fact, February is about 59% 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 15% 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 RM 333/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Sydney, Australia (~RM 199/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~RM 544/day). In fact, February is about 41% 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 4% 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 RM 532/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Sydney, Australia (~RM 335/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~RM 1,133/day). In fact, May is about 38% 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 36% 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.

Proton PersonaRM 45/day
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Proton Persona
Honda CityRM 54/day
4
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Honda City
Perodua MyviRM 117/day
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Perodua Myvi

Top rental agencies in Sydney

All major car rental suppliers in Sydney

Budget

8.3
Very Good
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
Very Good
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
Okay
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
Okay
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 RM 229/day when booking a car hire in Sydney. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 143/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: Sixt (RM 220/day), Apex (RM 237/day), and East Coast Car Rentals (RM 308/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 RM 4.98/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 224 and RM 323 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

CarHood is one of the most popular car hire companies in Sydney, offering car hire for around RM 639 per week on average.

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

Booking early almost always ensures you have more options of car models to choose from, as well as prices reduced by up to 7% to make it a great deal in Sydney. Try to book at least 90 days prior to when you need the car hire to close on a rate below the average.

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?

The monthly cost of a car rental in Sydney is RM 2,738 (RM 91/day) on average.

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

Car hire prices in Sydney are typically RM 0 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 RM 0. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in January to be on average RM 427 per day.

What car do most people hire in Sydney?

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

Luxury Car Rentals in Sydney

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Van Rentals in Sydney

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