In Australia you will have a choice between several car rental categories. According to your need and budget pick the correct model, deals start usually 9 euros / day.
Discover the beautiful country of AustraliaThe richly diverse nation of Australia is the largest country in the whole of Oceania and is comprised of a combination of large expanses of desert, colourful cities and beautiful sandy beaches. Sydney is by far the largest and most vibrant city in Australia and boasts attractions such as Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Melbourne is the arts caf? of Australia and features a colourful and laid back atmosphere. Other cities in Australia that are just waiting to be explored include Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide and Perth.
Bondi Beach is the most famous stretch of sand in Australia and attracts visitors from all over the globe. Nature lovers will want to take the time to check out some of Australia?s large and lovely national parks and other green zones. There are also a large number of enchanting islands to be found just off the coast of Australia for adventure seeking travellers to explore. Some of the most popular islands among tourists include Macquarie Island, Norfolk Island, Christmas Islands and the enchanting Cocos Islands.
Before booking a car in Australia, we recommend revising the current driving laws in the country. Here you will already find some useful information.
We recommend double check the following information on Australia's government websites. If you see any changes to make, please let us know and we will update our database for other drivers!
In Australia drivers must drive on the left side of the road
Town : 50-60km/h
Carriageway : 80-130km/h
Motorway : 100-110km/h
Blood Alcohol Level : 0.05%
In Australia drivers are not allowed to drive if they overpass 0.05 grams of alcohol per 100ml of blood
Driver under 16 are not allowed to drive car.
Additional drivers can be added to your rental, an extra charge might be applied by the car rental agency.
25 to 99 years. Young drivers age: 21 to 24 years might be charge extra per day.
Bare in mind that in many car rental agencies, if your driving's licence is not in the Roman alphabet (i.e. if it is in Arabic, Greek, Cyrillic or Chinese) you are required to bring an International Driving Permit and your domestic licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty, an official translation of the license must be presented with the original license.
The most common fuel policy is Full to Full. Basically, your vehicle will be supplied with a full tank of fuel and you will have to return it with full tank.
To avoid incurring fuel charges, you will need to return it with the same amount of fuel as it had when you collected it.
On your pick up, you may be required to leave a fuel deposit reserved or charged on your credit card, this will be released or refunded when you return the car full. Missing fuel will be charged on your return. The price per litre charged by the rental agent may be significantly higher than the price at the local service station. A refuelling charge may also be applicable. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk unless otherwise stated in the top section of rate details.
Most of the time, the mileage policy will be unlimited. Meanwhile, some car rental agencies impose a mileage restriction per day. Please make sure to double check this policy before booking a car
For most rental, those basic insurance will be offered for free. You could take a complete damage cover package during your booking or when you will collect the rental.
The supplier might require a deposit amount at pick-up. It is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. It will be automatically released if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.