Adelaide

Cheap Car Rentals in Adelaide

Adelaide, SA, Australia
16 Dec — 23 Dec
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Adelaide, SA, Australia
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Fri 23/12
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Adelaide Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.59
Average price per dayC$ 56
Cheapest price per dayC$ 34

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

January

C$ 70

February

C$ 64

March

C$ 95

April

C$ 134

May

C$ 96

June

C$ 91

July

C$ 83

August

C$ 72

September

C$ 79

October

C$ 83

November

C$ 85

December

C$ 100

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Adelaide 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 Adelaide

There are 25 rental agencies servicing Adelaide, Australia. These agencies, altogether, have 59 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Adelaide with prices from C$ 40 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 4 car types you can rent in Adelaide:

Compare available car types for rental in Adelaide

Small Cars

C$ 42 - C$ 103

All Car Types

C$ 56 - C$ 147

To rent a Small car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 64/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Adelaide, Australia (~C$ 42/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 103/day). In fact, February is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Small car saves you 22% 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 Adelaide Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 72/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Adelaide, Australia (~C$ 39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 109/day). In fact, August is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Medium car saves you 14% 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 Adelaide Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 84/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Adelaide, Australia (~C$ 46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 206/day). In fact, February is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Large car is 3% 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 Adelaide Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 89/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Adelaide, Australia (~C$ 56/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~C$ 154/day). In fact, November is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a SUV car is 8% 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 Adelaide SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 77/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Adelaide, Australia (~C$ 47/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 428/day). In fact, October is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Van car saves you 7% 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.

Toyota YarisC$ 40/day
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Kia RioC$ 41/day
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Toyota YarisC$ 42/day
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Top rental agencies in Adelaide

All major car rental suppliers in Adelaide

Enterprise

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Sixt

9.1
Wonderful
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.1

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.8

Thrifty

4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.0

Avis

8.8
Very good
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.8

Hertz

8.6
Very good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.4

Europcar

7.7
Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

8.2

Budget

7.6
Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Ace Rental Cars

6.0
Okay
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.6

Best Adelaide Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Adelaide?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 76/day when booking a rental car in Adelaide. The best deal a user found was for C$ 46/day from Atlas Car & Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Adelaide?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Adelaide from the following companies over the past two weeks: East Coast Car Rentals (C$ 57/day), Avis (C$ 59/day), and Apex (C$ 76/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Alamo (9.1 rating) and Sixt (9.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Adelaide.

What are gas prices like in Adelaide?

The average gas price in Adelaide is C$ 1.59/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 71 and C$ 103 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Adelaide for a week from Budget?

Renting a car in Adelaide for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around C$ 266/week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Adelaide for the best price?

Renting your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 10% in Adelaide - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Adelaide?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Adelaide.

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

Prices can be as low as C$ 1,141 if you consider booking with Atlas Car & Truck Rental. That price represents savings of 36% compared to the Adelaide average. The monthly cost of a car rental in Adelaide is on average C$ 1,141 (C$ 38/day).

How much is a car rental in Adelaide for a weekend?

Car rental prices in Adelaide are typically C$ 126 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Economy to save money on your trip to C$ 126. Our users have found prices for Economy car rentals in January to be on average C$ 83 per day.

What car do most people rent in Adelaide?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to rent a Compact (Toyota Yaris) in Adelaide, making it the most popular option.

Van Rentals in Adelaide

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

Car type options available for Adelaide

Explore different vehicle types you can rent in Adelaide