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Cheap Car Hire in Queensland from R479

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Queensland with a pick-up date of 15/9 and drop-off date of 29/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
Driver's age: 26-65
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Queensland car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Queensland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

Most common car type

Mini

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Queensland and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

January

R610

February

R574

March

R681

April

R663

May

R574

June

R610

July

R699

August

R592

September

R735

October

R628

November

R610

December

R915

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Queensland is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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 Queensland

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Queensland and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

At R479/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in Queensland in the past week. Out of 91 car hire agencies operating in Queensland, there are, in total, 3 230 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Full-size

Full-size

R1 649+

SUV

SUV

R1 383+

People carrier

People carrier

R1 150+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

R1 328+

Mini

Mini

R1 050+

Passenger van

Passenger van

R2 175+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

Supplier choice saloon

Supplier choice saloon

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Queensland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Queensland to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 15 July 2024.

Small cars

R427 - R873

All Car Types

R566 - R1 448

To hire a small car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of R617/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Queensland (~R427/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~R873/day). In fact, August is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queensland, renting a small car saves you 28% 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 Queensland small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of R849/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Queensland (~R569/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~R1 246/day). In fact, May is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queensland, renting a medium car saves you 1% 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 Queensland medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of R1 066/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Queensland (~R890/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~R2 344/day). In fact, November is about 17% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queensland, renting a large car is 20% 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 Queensland large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Queensland, you would pay an average price of R852/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Queensland (~R619/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~R2 113/day). In fact, July is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queensland, renting a SUV saves you 1% 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 Queensland SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Suzuki BalenoR479/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Baleno
Ford FiestaR664/day
2
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Toyota Corolla QuestR792/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla Quest

Top rental agencies in Queensland

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Queensland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Queensland. Reviews were last updated on 15 July 2024.
Choose from the top car hire agencies available in Queensland, including locations near Brisbane, Maroochydore and Coolangatta. Check out reviews from past customers, confirm pickup locations, and other critical details before booking your reservation.

Alamo

8,6
Very Good
49 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,6

Comfort

8,6

Overall

8,6

Pick-up/drop-off

8,6

Value

8,2

Hertz

7,8
Good
41 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,3

Comfort

8,2

Overall

7,8

Pick-up/drop-off

7,8

Value

7,7

Firefly

9,0
Wonderful
2 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,0

Comfort

9,0

Overall

9,0

Pick-up/drop-off

9,0

Value

9,0

Budget

8,9
Very Good
18 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,1

Comfort

8,7

Overall

9,0

Pick-up/drop-off

9,2

Value

7,8

Sixt

8,9
Very Good
12 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,1

Comfort

9,0

Overall

8,9

Pick-up/drop-off

9,1

Value

8,3

Avis

8,3
Very Good
8 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,3

Comfort

9,3

Overall

8,5

Pick-up/drop-off

9,3

Value

8,5

Europcar

8,0
Very Good
20 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8,4

Comfort

8,6

Overall

8,0

Pick-up/drop-off

8,0

Value

7,3

East Coast Car Rentals

7,9
Good
19 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9,0

Comfort

8,9

Overall

7,9

Pick-up/drop-off

7,5

Value

8,1

Best Queensland car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hiredeals in Queensland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Queensland with an average daily rate of R961. Data was last updated on 15 July 2024.
These are some of the best options we've found for those looking for car hires in Queensland, including options within a close proximity to Brisbane, Maroochydore and Coolangatta. If these deals don't match what you're looking for, not to worry -- deals are updated on a regular basis.
Suzuki BalenoR479/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Baleno
Toyota CorollaR549/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla
Ford EcoSportR562/day
4
M
A/C
Ford EcoSport

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Queensland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 15 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Queensland?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under R398/day when booking a car hire in Queensland. The absolute best deal a user found was for R295/day from Bargain Car Rentals, booked on Jul. 7.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Queensland?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Queensland from the following companies over the past two weeks: Simba Car Hire (R549/day), Bargain Car Rentals (R562/day), and Apex (R664/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Queensland?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, MINI Car Rentals (10,0 rating), Fox (10,0 rating) and YesDrive Car Rental (10,0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Queensland.

  • What are petrol prices like in Queensland?

    The average price of petrol in Queensland is R20,28/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between R913 and R1 318 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Queensland for a week from OCR Car Rentals?

    Hiring a car in Queensland for a week can be a great option for travel. OCR Car Rentals, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around R2 262/week on average.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Queensland it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 30%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 8 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Queensland?

    Yes, hiring a vehicle in Queensland for a month is certainly possible.

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

    The average cost of a car hire in Queensland for a month is R9 696. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

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Small car hires in Queensland

Find small car hire deals in Queensland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Queensland cost an average of R1 826 per day. Price data was last updated on 15 July 2024.
Suzuki SwiftR535/day
2
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift
Kia PicantoR568/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Chevrolet SparkR611/day
2
M
A/C
Chevrolet Spark

Van hires in Queensland

Find people carrier hire deals in Queensland from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier hires in Queensland cost an average of R6 821 per day. Price data was last updated on 15 July 2024.
Finding the right van for hire in Queensland can be daunting, so we've assembled these deals for you, including pickup locations near Brisbane, Maroochydore and Coolangatta. To provide you with as many options as possible, we're constantly replacing these deals with new ones so be sure to check back soon.
Toyota AvanzaR6 715/day
5
M
A/C
Toyota Avanza
Suzuki ErtigaR6 721/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga
Suzuki ErtigaR6 908/day
5
M
A/C
Suzuki Ertiga

Car hires by fuel type in Queensland

Browse car hires by fuel type in Queensland. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Queensland. Deals were last updated on 15 July 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Queensland. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (R49+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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