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Cheap Car Rentals in South Australia

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South Australia car rental prices in popular cities

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in South Australia

Price

$20 - $109

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in South Australia?

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 South Australia 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 South Australia

At $25/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for rental in South Australia in the past week. Out of 70 car rental agencies operating in South Australia, there are, in total, 2,897 rental locations. View below for 5 offered car types:

Compare available car types for rental in South Australia

Small Cars

$46 - $76

All Car Types

$78 - $128

To rent a Small car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $58/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $78/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $109/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $82/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $124/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Pickup Truck car in South Australia, you would pay an average price of $107/day. June is the cheapest month to rent a Pickup Truck car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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 South Australia, you would pay an average price of $128/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in South 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 South Australia. When comparing with other car types available for rental in South Australia, 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.

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Top rental agencies in South Australia

All major car rental suppliers in South Australia

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

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 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

9.4

Value

9.0

Thrifty

9 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 reviews4 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 reviews7 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 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.3

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

8.1

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 South Australia Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in South Australia?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $51/day when booking a rental car in South Australia. 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 South Australia?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in South Australia from the following companies over the past two weeks: Budget ($33/day), Hertz ($56/day), and Europcar ($61/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Sunset Rent a Car (10.0 rating), Economy Rent a Car (10.0 rating) and Crazy Clark's Car Rentals (9.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in South Australia.

What are gas prices like in South Australia?

The average gas price in South Australia 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 South Australia for a week from Budget?

From Budget you can rent a car in South Australia from about $272 per week on average.

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

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting the vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 7% on your car rental. For a below average price in South Australia, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 78 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in South Australia?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from South Australia it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

Prices can be as low as $1,166 if you consider booking with Alpha. That price represents savings of 62% compared to the South Australia average. The monthly cost of a car rental in South Australia is on average $1,166 ($39/day).

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