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Renting a car in Melbourne

We compare rental cars from the major rental companies as well as local suppliers right across Melbourne. To find a great deal on Melbourne car hire simply enter the details of your rental needs into the form above and we’ll trawl through our suppliers inventory and supply you with a one-stop list of the vehicles available for hire. The whole booking process takes less than 5 mins so you’ll be on your way before you know it.

Our rates generally include benefits such as:

  • Unlimited Mileage
  • Collision Damage Waiver
  • Theft Waiver
  • Third Party Liability Protection
  • Airport Fees
  • Tax
  • Breakdown Assistance

What’s included can differ slightly between our suppliers so be sure to check out the “Important information” link on the vehicle you’re interested in.

Renting a car from Melbourne Airport

We also compare all the car rental suppliers at Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) so you can arrive and drive straight from the airport. To see the vehicles available from the airport type “mel” into the form above and wait for the suggested locations. Then simply select “Melbourne – Airport” and fill out the rest of your travel details.

Flinders St Station Flinders St Station in Melbourne

Tips for driving in Melbourne

If you’re new to Melbourne there are some unique things to watch out for on the roads. The following points will help you avoid any mishaps in your rental car whilst in Melbourne. You could also check out our comprehensive article on driving in Melbourne.

  • Give way to trams – when following them stop when they stop
  • Toll roads – Melbourne has two, CityLink and EastLink
  • Learn to Hook turn
  • Cyclists – there are many

Melbourne at night Docklands in Melbourne

Here are some tips on fantastic Melbourne driving locations.

Melbourne is the largest city in Victoria and has much to offer with the freedom of a rental car. Famous for sport, shopping, coffee and food Melbourne is a great destination for a holiday and by venturing short distances from the city a whole host of experiences await.

Cruise the Great Ocean Road

Once you’ve had your fill of the shops and restaurants in the CBD rent a car and cruise Victoria’s most famous drive – The Great Ocean Road. This beautiful 243km stretch of road runs from the quaint surf town of Torquay to Warrnambool and offers some of Australia’s most spectacular scenery including the famed Twelve Apostles.

Sample some of Australia’s best wines

Other worthwhile drives in Melbourne include the wine regions. Melbourne has some fantastic wine regions less than 2 hours drive from the city. Hire a car and head to the Mornington Peninsula where you can find exceptional Chardonnay and Pinot Noir varieties and not to mention amazing beaches and scenery. If that doesn’t quite quench your palette drive to the acclaimed Yarra Valley where you can enjoy a sensational sparkling drop.

Take in the stunning beauty of Wilson’s Promontory

If getting back to nature is what your after a lesser known but stunning destination to take your rental car is Wilson’s Promontory. Located roughly 3 hours drive from Melbourne The Prom (as it’s known locally) is the southern most point on the Australian mainland and is home to white sand beaches, crystal clear water and you can get close to some of Australia’s famed wildlife. There are many hikes of varying difficulty and distance too so you will find something for everyone. Just be very careful driving in Wilson’s Promontory around dusk or at night as there will be animals on or near the road.

You can enjoy these and many more destinations around Melbourne when you hire your rental car using our car hire comparison search engine.