Canberra

Cheap Car Rentals in Canberra

Canberra, ACT, Australia
6 Dec — 13 Dec
Same drop-off
Canberra, ACT, Australia
Tue 6/12
Noon
Tue 13/12
Noon
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Canberra?

January

C$ 69

February

C$ 63

March

C$ 80

April

C$ 98

May

C$ 87

June

C$ 91

July

C$ 92

August

C$ 86

September

C$ 87

October

C$ 83

November

C$ 80

December

C$ 82

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

There are, in total, 30 car rental locations in Canberra, Australia that are operated by 15 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can rent (cheapest price last found: C$ 63/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Canberra rental providers:

Compare available car types for rental in Canberra

Small Cars

C$ 38 - C$ 77

All Car Types

C$ 52 - C$ 192

To rent a Small car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 41/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Canberra, Australia (~C$ 38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 77/day). In fact, February is about 10% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Canberra. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Canberra, renting a Small car saves you 52% 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 Canberra Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 82/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Canberra, Australia (~C$ 45/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 176/day). In fact, February is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Canberra. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Canberra, renting a Medium car saves you 6% 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 Canberra Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 86/day. April is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Canberra, Australia (~C$ 57/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 261/day). In fact, April is about 35% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Canberra. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Canberra, renting a Large car saves you 0% 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 Canberra Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 74/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Canberra, Australia (~C$ 31/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~C$ 313/day). In fact, January is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Canberra. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Canberra, renting a SUV car saves you 15% 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 Canberra SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota YarisC$ 63/day
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Nissan SentraC$ 67/day
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Toyota YarisC$ 71/day
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Top rental agencies in Canberra

All major car rental suppliers in Canberra

Europcar

10.0
Excellent
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Sixt

9.0
Excellent
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.3

Budget

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

6.0

Hertz

7.6
Good
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.7

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.8

Avis

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

7.0

Thrifty

5.9
Okay
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

5.5

Alamo

5.9
Okay
12 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.0

Overall

5.8

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.8

Sunnycars

4 locations

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Car Rental FAQs

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Canberra?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Canberra from the following companies over the past two weeks: Sixt (C$ 88/day), Hertz (C$ 96/day), and Enterprise (C$ 123/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Europcar (10.0 rating), Sixt (9.0 rating) and Budget (8.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Canberra.

What are gas prices like in Canberra?

The average gas price in Canberra is C$ 1.65/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between C$ 74 and C$ 107 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Canberra for a week from Hertz?

Hertz is one of the most popular car rental companies in Canberra, offering car rentals for around C$ 595 per week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards of 7% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 25 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Canberra.

Can I rent a car for a month in Canberra?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Canberra for a month is certainly possible.

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

It costs C$ 0 for a weekend car rental in Canberra, on average. The cheapest type of car rental you can book on any given weekend is the Economy as prices are generally lower for these rental types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a rental car in Canberra in December, prices are C$ 61 per day on average.

What car do most people rent in Canberra?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Canberra is Standard (Class Standard SUV) based on our Cheapflights data.

Van Rentals in Canberra

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