Car Hire Australia

General Information

Cars can be rented by anyone with a current, full British driving licence (aged 21 years or over), which they have held for at least 12 months.

Minimum driver aged for 4WD is 25 years. A surcharge applies for renters between 21-24 years of A$27.50 per day. This is paid to Avis by the renter at the time of rental.

One rental day consists of 24 consecutive hours.

All vehicles with 5 doors will accommodate 5 adults and 3 suitcases.

All motorhomes have standard insurance where there is a standard excess of AU$7,500, which is debited to your credit card at pick-up and held as your excess.

Prices shown are per 24 hour period for most locations. Some locations may carry a supplement. Vehicle types are for guidance only. 4WD vehicles are only available in some locations. Insurance (CDW) is a supplement.

Prices available on request

There is so much to see and do in Australia that having complete flexibility to explore the country and its sights at your own pace is often a preferred option. Our chosen car rental company in Australia is Avis who have a wide variety of vehicles available to suit all trips and numerous pick-up and drop-off points.

With over 220 car hire locations in Australia, including locations in each state, each territory, each major airport and each major town, there is sure to be an Avis location for your car hire needs.

Having the freedom of the road allows you to stop if the mood takes you and even to take an unplanned detour down an interesting looking route.

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