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Adelaide Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of gas per gallon$4.35
Average price per day$51
Cheapest price per day$30

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

January

$46

February

$47

March

$70

April

$99

May

$71

June

$67

July

$61

August

$53

September

$58

October

$61

November

$63

December

$64

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Adelaide is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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 Adelaide

In Adelaide, there are 60 active rental locations from 26 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to rent in Adelaide in the past week - currently priced from $28/day. View deals for 5 car types available to rent in this destination:

Compare available car types for rental in Adelaide

Small Cars

$46 - $76

All Car Types

$78 - $128

To rent a Small car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $58/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Adelaide, Australia (~$46/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$76/day). In fact, February is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Small car saves you 39% 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 Adelaide Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $78/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Adelaide, Australia (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$111/day). In fact, January is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Medium car saves you 18% 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 Adelaide Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $109/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Adelaide, Australia (~$89/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$131/day). In fact, January is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Large car is 12% 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 Adelaide Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $82/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Adelaide, Australia (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is November (~$115/day). In fact, February is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a SUV car saves you 14% 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 Adelaide SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $124/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Adelaide, Australia (~$99/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$164/day). In fact, October is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Van car is 23% 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 Adelaide Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $107/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in Adelaide, Australia (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is January (~$167/day). In fact, June is about 29% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Pickup Truck rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Pickup Truck car is 11% 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.

To rent a Luxury car in Adelaide, Australia, you would pay an average price of $128/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Adelaide, Australia (~$79/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$219/day). In fact, January is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Adelaide. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Adelaide, renting a Luxury car is 25% 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.

Kia Picanto$28/day
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Mini Hatch$29/day
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Suzuki SX4$67/day
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Top rental agencies in Adelaide

All major car rental suppliers in Adelaide

Enterprise

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Sixt

9.2
Wonderful
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

9.4

Value

9.0

Thrifty

4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

7.0

Avis

8.8
Very good
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.8

Hertz

8.6
Very good
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.4

Europcar

7.9
Good
8 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.1

Budget

7.6
Good
6 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Ace Rental Cars

6.0
Okay
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.6

Best Adelaide Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Adelaide?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $51/day when booking a rental car in Adelaide. The best deal a user found was for $30/day from Alpha, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Adelaide?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Adelaide from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($37/day), Europcar ($49/day), and Hertz ($66/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Adelaide?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Sixt (9.2 rating) and Alamo (9.1 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Adelaide.

What are gas prices like in Adelaide?

The average gas price in Adelaide is $4.35/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $52 and $75 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Adelaide for a week from Budget?

From Budget you can rent a car in Adelaide from about $275 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Adelaide for the best price?

Booking your car rental early can save you up to 7% on your rental. Aim to book your car rental at least 78 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Adelaide.

Can I rent a car for a month in Adelaide?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Adelaide. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

Alpha currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 62% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Adelaide. Typically, a monthly car rental in Adelaide can be found for $1,179. You can find car rental deals to be on average $39 a day.

How much is a car rental in Adelaide for a weekend?

For a weekend car rental in Adelaide, you can expect the average price to be around $60. Usually a Compact rental in Adelaide is your cheapest weekend car rental option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car rental types. If you do opt for renting a Compact for March, it will cost approximately $49 per day.

What car do most people rent in Adelaide?

Nissan Micra, which is a Economy vehicle, is the most popular to rent at Adelaide according to Cheapflights users.

Van Rentals in Adelaide

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Adelaide van rentals.

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