Canberra

Cheap Car Rentals in Canberra

Canberra, ACT, Australia
3 Feb — 10 Feb
Same drop-off
Canberra, ACT, Australia
Fri 3/2
Noon
Fri 10/2
Noon
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Canberra?

January

C$ 72

February

C$ 62

March

C$ 80

April

C$ 97

May

C$ 86

June

C$ 90

July

C$ 92

August

C$ 85

September

C$ 86

October

C$ 82

November

C$ 80

December

C$ 84

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.

Compare available car types for rental in Canberra

Small Cars

C$ 38 - C$ 84

All Car Types

C$ 52 - C$ 191

To rent a Small car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 46/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 March (~C$ 84/day). In fact, February is about 20% 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 46% 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.

To rent a Medium car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 79/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$ 175/day). In fact, February is about 44% 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 9% 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.

To rent a Large car in Canberra, Australia, you would pay an average price of C$ 97/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$ 259/day). In fact, April is about 42% 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 is 12% 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.

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$ 311/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.

Top rental agencies in Canberra

All major car rental suppliers in Canberra

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

6.0

Sixt

8.8
Very good
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

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

Alamo

6.5
Okay
15 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

7.7

Comfort

7.3

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.7

Thrifty

5.9
Fair
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

5.5

Sunnycars

4 locations

Car Rental FAQs

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Europcar (10.0 rating), Budget (8.8 rating) and Sixt (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 Turo?

Turo is one of the most popular car rental companies in Canberra, offering car rentals for around C$ 283 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 10% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 26 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.

What car do most people rent in Canberra?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Canberra is Compact (Hyundai i30) based on our Cheapflights data.

Car type options available for Canberra

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