Car Hire Sydney - Search, Compare & Save

Looking for the best offer on car hire in Sydney? You’ve found it. 

We’ve teamed up with Rentalcars.com, the biggest car hire booking service in the world, to bring you the best car rental deal in Australia. 

You can compare prices from leading Sydney car hire companies such as Thrifty, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Alamo, Enterprise and Dollar to find great car hire deals in Sydney, then claim an additional 5% off with a BIG4 membership! 

Just imagine saving 5% on your car lease in Sydney and then making savings at every stop along your journey when you use the services or products of our many partners. Did we mention that you also save on all stays at BIG4 Holiday Parks? It’s true. Whether you wish to stay in a cabin or a tent, accommodation will be cheaper as a member. 

 or sign-up now to start saving on car rentals, then begin your search below. Alternatively, if you’d prefer to jump straight in and skip the 5% discount, simply start your search below. 



FAQs about Sydney car rental

Why book a rental car in Sydney with BIG4 and Rentalcars.com?

Here’s a few reasons: 

Unbeatable value

Where else can you compare the lowest prices available on rental cars, pick the very best and then save a further 5%? With a BIG4 membership and car hire via Rentalcars.com, that’s what you can do. If you’re looking for cheap car rental in Sydney, and you love the idea of accessing many hundreds of additional discounts and savings along your trip, then a BIG4 membership and car hire with Rentalcars.com is a no-brainer. 


Start in Sydney and end anywhere in Australia

You can collect your Sydney rental car from many handy collection points throughout the city and it’s easy to arrange a drop-off point almost anywhere in Australia. This means, whether you’re looking for car hire from Sydney to Brisbane (lucky you, that NSW coastal drive is fantastic), heading from Sydney to the Blue Mountains and beyond, or even planning to head South-West to Melbourne or Canberra, the process is straight-forward. 


Car rental from Sydney Airport

Are you flying into Sydney and in need of a hire car? We’ve got you covered. Select from the best brands and the lowest car hire prices at Sydney Airport to secure yourself the best price. Remember to use your BIG4 membership in order to save an additional 5%. 


Price match guarantee

rentalcars.com work with all the major car hire companies on the planet. They’re constantly negotiating exclusive prices to ensure that their deals are the best available. Even so, there are times when someone lists a lower price. When this happens, Rentalcars.com will match the price. This means you can rest assured that you can always get the best price with BIG4 and Rentalcars.com.  

What exactly is required to hire a car in Sydney?

Firstly, to book your Sydney hire car, the only thing that’s required is your credit or debit card. 

Second, when you collect the car, you’ll need: 

1. Proof that you paid for the hire car (voucher or eVoucher)

2. The credit or debit card of the driver (ensure you have sufficient funds for the car deposit)

3. The driving license of each driver. These must be valid, full (no restrictions) and held for 1224 months depending on the hire company

4. Your passport and any additional ID that the hire company requires 

Please note: requirements vary between car hire companies. Ensure that you read the terms and conditions applicable to the company you decide to book

How old does someone have to be to rent a car in Sydney?

This can vary from company to company, but generally the age requirement is between 21 and 70 years old for the main driver. Drivers under 25 or over 70 could also be required to pay an additional fee

Can I book a Sydney hire car for someone else?

Yes, just use their details when you book the car. Of course, they’ll need to match all the normal driver criteria as well. 

How do I find the very cheapest car hire deal in Sydney?

This is easy. Since Rentalcars.com list all the major car hire brands as well as lots of local companies, you get the best choice of cars at the lowest available prices. Then, when you add to this the 5% discount you get as a BIG4 member, you have unbeatable choice at the absolute lowest price. 

Is the rental price inclusive of all fees?

Rentalcars.com prices usually include Theft Protection, Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), local taxes, airport surcharges and road fees.
 
On top of the listed prices can be other extras that you pay for when you pick up your Sydney hire car. These are optional things such as a GPS device and child seat, along with other costs such as any young driver, additional driver or one-way fees.  

These additional fees are never hidden though, Rentalcars.com will explain all additional costs before you book your hire car. For full details on what’s included, check the terms of any Sydney rental car you’re considering. 
 

Terms and conditions apply for booking with Rentalcars.com. 

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