Queensland

Cheap Car Rentals in Queensland from $12

Brisbane, QLD, Australia
mié. 4/24
Noon
mié. 5/1
Noon
We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

Queensland car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Queensland. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 17, 2024.

Most popular company

East Coast Car Rentals

Most common car type

Standard

Average price per day

$44

Cheapest price per day

$12

What are the car rental prices for popular cities in Queensland?

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across Queensland, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 99 pickup locations in Queensland to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on abril 17, 2024.

Price

$17 - $77

Out of all the popular cities in Queensland, Coolangatta is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $17/day. Renting a car in Coolangatta is 78% cheaper than renting one in Proserpine where the per day rate is around $77. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Queensland to get a rental car in are: Maroochydore ($20/day), Toowoomba ($23/day), and Brisbane ($23/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Brisbane should expect to spend around $23/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Queensland is Brisbane.

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Queensland 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 17, 2024.

January

$35

February

$33

March

$38

April

$40

May

$34

June

$37

July

$41

August

$35

September

$43

October

$37

November

$35

December

$52

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Queensland is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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 Queensland

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Queensland 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 17, 2024.

Small cars

$33 - $56

All Car Types

$52 - $78

To rent a small car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $43/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Queensland (~$33/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$56/day). In fact, May is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a small car saves you 28% 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 Queensland small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $55/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Queensland (~$45/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$73/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a medium car saves you 9% 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 Queensland medium car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a large car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $80/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a large car in Queensland (~$69/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$106/day). In fact, October is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a large 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. Here are the best Queensland large car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $63/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Queensland (~$49/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~$82/day). In fact, January is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a SUV is 4% 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 Queensland SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a van in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $95/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a van in Queensland (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$128/day). In fact, February is about 18% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a van is 36% 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 Queensland van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a pickup truck in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $76/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a pickup truck in Queensland (~$61/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is August (~$156/day). In fact, October is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a pickup truck is 21% 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 Queensland pickup truck rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a luxury car in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $85/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a luxury car in Queensland (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$172/day). In fact, July is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a luxury car is 29% 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 convertible in Queensland, you would pay an average price of $111/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a convertible in Queensland (~$130/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$312/day). In fact, July is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a convertible rental for Queensland. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Queensland, renting a convertible is 46% 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.

Toyota Yaris$12/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Nissan Sentra$14/day
4
M
A/C
Nissan Sentra
Ford Focus$15/day
4
M
A/C
Ford Focus

Top rental agencies in Queensland

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Queensland known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Queensland. Reviews were last updated on abril 17, 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Queensland region, including those located within the Brisbane, Coolangatta and Townsville area. Make sure to take a look at reviews from past customers, daily rate and other charges, and pickup location before making your decision.

Alamo

8.6
Very good
49 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.2

Hertz

7.8
Good
40 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.7

Ace Rental Cars

9.7
Wonderful
5 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.7

Sixt

8.8
Very good
10 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.9

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

7.9

Budget

8.6
Very good
16 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.5

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

7.3

Avis

8.3
Very good
8 reviews12 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.5

Dollar

19 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Europcar

7.9
Good
19 reviews16 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.5

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.1

Best Queensland car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Queensland. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Queensland with an average daily rate of $41. Data was last updated on abril 17, 2024.
These are some the most attractive deals we've found on rentals cars within the Queensland region, including options close to Brisbane, Coolangatta and Townsville. If these deals don't match what you're looking for, not to worry -- deals are updated on a regular basis.
Toyota Yaris$12/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Nissan Sentra$14/day
4
M
A/C
Nissan Sentra
Ford Focus$15/day
4
M
A/C
Ford Focus

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Queensland, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on abril 17, 2024.
  • What is the cheapest rental car found in Queensland?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $41/day when booking a rental car in Queensland. The best deal a user found was for $23/day from East Coast Car Rentals, booked on Apr. 14.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Queensland from the following companies over the past two weeks: JUCY ($12/day), East Coast Car Rentals ($15/day), and Bargain Car Rentals ($17/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, MINI Car Rentals (10.0 rating), Fox (10.0 rating) and Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Queensland.

  • What are gas prices like in Queensland?

    The average gas price in Queensland is $4.39/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 Queensland for a week from Bargain Car Rentals?

    Bargain Car Rentals is a popular option for travelers looking for car rental in Queensland. You can expect the average cost of rental car to be about $236 per week.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Queensland it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 30%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 7 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

    Yes, renting a vehicle in Queensland for a month is certainly possible.

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

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Queensland can be found for about $1,013, with the average price for a rental being around $34 a day. Book with East Coast Car Rentals, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 65% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Queensland.

See more FAQs

Car rentals by fuel type in Queensland

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Queensland. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Queensland. Deals were last updated on abril 17, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Queensland. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest ($15+).

Electric

Electric

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

Hybrid

Hybrid

Best Car Rental Deals
We make it easy and fast to find and compare deals from 70,000+ rental locations and hundreds of agencies.
No Surprises
Prices shown to you will be completely in full, without any hidden charges or fees.
Free Cancellation
Plans change — we get it. And that’s why you can search and book rental cars on Cheapflights from agencies that offer free cancellation