Covid-19 advice:

Where you can go on holiday | Check FCDO updates before you travel

Find out more

Sydney car hire

Driver's age
Compare 20+ trusted brands

Find your perfect rental car

Part of MoneySuperMarket

Saving you money for more than 15 years

Fair fuel policy

Only pay for the fuel you use

No hidden fees

Find flexible policies with our partners

We compare a huge range of one-way and return car hire deals from over 20 leading rental companies
avis logoholiday-autos logoargus-car-hire logosixt logorentalcars logoeuropcar logo

You’ll find all of the major international car rental companies in Sydney, as well as a good selection of smaller, local companies. With such strong competition, the good news is that you can expect to unearth some cheap deals.

To get the cheapest Sydney car hire deals, compare like for like online before you go, and check the insurance and petrol policies too. While some companies have what seem like extremely low daily rates, additional extras can hike up the cost.

Even if you only want a car for a few days, it’s worth looking into longer rentals – you might find it works out to be the cheapest Sydney car hire option.

Many visitors arrange cheap car rental in Sydney for collection upon arrival at the airport. There are car rental desks on the arrivals level of both the domestic and international airport terminals.

You’ll also find offices in the city centre. Prices are usually fairly similar, though you can on occasion get a better deal by picking up your car rental in Sydney CBD. This option is great if you want to see the central sights on foot or by public transport for a few days before branching out to discover more of the area.

Language: English | Currency: Dollars ($) | Avg. Flight time: 22.0 hrs

Latest travel tips and advice


Seven classic Australian road trips

Australia's size, thrillingly diverse landscapes and relatively hassle-free driving make it the perfect candidate for an epic road trip - here are 7 of the best.

Read moreabout Seven classic Australian road trips
Travel advice

Revealed! The cheapest time to book a hire car is?

Read moreabout Revealed! The cheapest time to book a hire car is?
Travel advice

Avoid driving licence confusion when hiring a car

Read moreabout Avoid driving licence confusion when hiring a car
Read more from the blog

Fair fuel policy

A fair fuel policy (also known as full-to-full or same-to-same) means you’ll only pay for the fuel you use. All car rental deals compared on TravelSupermarket come with a fair fuel policy, so you can book your hire car safe in the knowledge there will be no nasty surprises at drop-off. More information on TravelSupermarket’s commitment to fair fuel policies can be found here.

No hidden fees

All rental deals compared on TravelSupermarket include mandatory fees (for example, one-way and young driver surcharges) in your rental quote at the time of booking, meaning you’ll know the full price of your car hire upfront.

Get your travel essentials sorted for less

Travel Insurance

Make sure you find the right cover. Compare a range of comprehensive travel insurance policies.

Compare Travel Insurance


Finding the right holiday is much more than getting the cheapest price. Compare thousands of ATOL-protected breaks.

Compare Holidays


Get from A to B hassle free with an affordable transfer. Compare a range of options and save.

Compare Transfers


Make sure your ride is safe and secure while you’re away. Compare a range of airport parking deals.

Compare Parking


Fly away with an incredible deal. Search and compare a huge range of airlines today.

Compare Flights


Whether you’re after boutique in Berlin or affordable in the Algarve, the right hotel is just a comparison away.

Compare Hotels

Related destinations

Sign up. Be inspired. Travel.

Subscribe now for hand-picked holiday deals, inspiration and the latest travel tips, straight to your inbox.