Mackay

Cheap Car Rentals in Mackay from $75

Mackay, QLD, Australia
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Mackay car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Mackay. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 11, 2024.

Most popular company

BUDGET

Price of gas per gallon

$4.43

Average price per day

$49

Cheapest price per day

$75

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Mackay and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on abril 11, 2024.

January

$59

February

$63

March

$49

April

$71

May

$72

June

$74

July

$68

August

$69

September

$78

October

$73

November

$69

December

$58

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Mackay is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is September. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Mackay

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Mackay to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 11, 2024.

Small cars

$55 - $104

All Car Types

$74 - $134

To rent a small car in Mackay, Australia, you would pay an average price of $81/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Mackay, Australia (~$55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$104/day). In fact, January is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Mackay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mackay, renting a small 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.

To rent a medium car in Mackay, Australia, you would pay an average price of $80/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Mackay, Australia (~$50/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$103/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Mackay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mackay, renting a medium car saves you 15% 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 Mackay medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Mackay, Australia, you would pay an average price of $134/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Mackay, Australia (~$93/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$276/day). In fact, October is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Mackay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mackay, renting a large car is 30% 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 Mackay large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Mackay, Australia, you would pay an average price of $92/day. December is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Mackay, Australia (~$67/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$156/day). In fact, December is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Mackay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mackay, renting a SUV saves you 3% 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 Mackay SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Mackay, Australia, you would pay an average price of $124/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Mackay, Australia (~$94/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$275/day). In fact, February is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Mackay. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Mackay, renting a van 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. Here are the best Mackay van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Top rental agencies in Mackay

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Mackay known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Mackay. Reviews were last updated on abril 11, 2024.
Rent a vehicle with one of these top rental car agencies serving Mackay, such as Alamo, Sixt and Avis. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Alamo

1 location

Sixt

1 location

Avis

1 location

Budget

7.6
Good
6 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

6.3

Hertz

1 location

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

1 location

Europcar

4.9
Mediocre
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.9

Overall

4.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

1.9

Thrifty

2.0
Poor
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0

Best Mackay car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Mackay. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Mackay with an average daily rate of $106. Data was last updated on abril 11, 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in Mackay. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Ford Focus Sedan$87/day
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Ford Focus Sedan
Chevrolet Equinox$87/day
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Chevrolet Equinox
Chevrolet Cruze$90/day
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Chevrolet Cruze

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Mackay, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on abril 11, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Mackay?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $49/day when booking a rental car in Mackay. The best deal a user found was for $38/day from Budget, booked on Apr. 9.

  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Mackay?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Mackay from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($87/day), Sixt ($87/day), and Europcar ($131/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (7.6 rating), Europcar (4.9 rating) and Thrifty (2.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Mackay.

  • What are gas prices like in Mackay?

    The average gas price in Mackay is $4.43/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $53 and $76 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

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

    From Budget you can rent a car in Mackay from about $255 per week on average.

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

    Renting your favorite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 64% in Mackay - we recommend booking at least 87days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Mackay?

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

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

    You can potentially save up to 17% on a month-long rental by booking with Budget. Budget is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Mackay can cost you on average $1,092 a month or $36 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

  • How much is a car rental in Mackay for a weekend?

    The average price for a weekend car rental in Mackay is $0. Renting a Intermediate is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Mackay. For the month of May, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Mackay for as low as $63/day.

  • What car do most people rent in Mackay?

    The most popular car to rent while in Mackay is the Mitsubishi Outlander, which is a Standard vehicle.

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Van rentals in Mackay

Find van rental deals in Mackay from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Mackay cost an average of $150 per day. Price data was last updated on abril 11, 2024.
If you're in need of a larger vehicle, check out some of the deals we've found on van rentals in Mackay. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.
Toyota Sienna$75/day
5
5
M
A/C
Toyota Sienna
Chrysler Pacifica$81/day
5
M
A/C
Chrysler Pacifica
Kia Sedona$81/day
5
4
4
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A/C
Kia Sedona

Car rentals by fuel type in Mackay

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Mackay. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Mackay. Deals were last updated on abril 11, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Mackay. There are currently 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($48+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

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