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Car Hire in Sydney - Compare & Save

Find the best pricing on Car Hire in Sydney on one website! Compare rates and vehicles from Sydney's leading rental companies and book online with no booking fees and no credit card or deposit required.


Save on Sydney Car Hire through DriveNow where you get to compare the lowest rental prices from Australia's most trusted rental companies and all for free!

At DriveNow, we don't compare health cover, we don't compare insurance and we don't compare credit cards, but we do compare Car Hire! And we've been comparing car hire in Sydney and elsewhere in Australia since 2003 to help travellers find and book the best deals available.

We only work with top rental brands including Avis, Hertz, Budget, Thrifty, Europcar and Redspot and our service is impartial and unbiased so you can compare exactly what each rental company has to offer when it comes to renting a car in Sydney or elsewhere.  To ensure we provide the best pricing there are no booking, administration or other hidden costs and if you need to cancel there are no penalties.

Pricing for Sydney Car Hire is listed on a single page with vehicles from each rental company grouped by vehicle category making it easy to view. Pricing is broken down so you know exactly what you are paying for. When it comes to payment there is no need to pay a deposit or provide credit card details, you simply pay when picking up your rental car in Sydney. All the details required will be sent through via email immediately after your booking is made.

Why use DriveNow for Car Hire in Sydney?

  • Trusted Sydney Suppliers - we partner with brands you know and trust
  • Free Service - Free booking service with no fees or charges
  • 100% Australian Owned & Operated - Local Australian based website
  • Price Comparison - Impartial and instant rate comparison - see how each rental company stacks up
  • No Credit Card - pay when you collect the vehicle not when you book
  • Drive-away Rates - include all taxes and levies (excludes young driver surcharge)
  • Experience - Comparing car rental pricing since 2003


We pride ourselves in customer service and understand that it's not just about finding the best online deal. Our reservations team are just a phone call away to help and answer any questions.

Were you looking for airport rental? Check out our Sydney Airport car hire page for more information and if your travels take you further south our Melbourne Airport car hire listings have all the latest pricing on vehicles at Victoria's airport gateway.

At DriveNow we compare the price of car hire in Sydney to help travellers find the best deal.

Here are some examples of how much our customers have been able to save in Sydney.

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  • Save $36 on our best discount car hire rate for a 4 day rental Compact hired at Sydney Airport on 6 Apr (4 Apr 17)
  • Our best Sydney Airport discount car rental rate on 13 Apr for $291 saves you up to $109 (4 Apr 17)
  • Compare the cheapest car rental online rates and save $87 on a 3 day Compact rental at Sydney Airport for pickup on 14 Apr (4 Apr 17)
  • Compare the cheapest car rental online rates and save $66 on a 12 day Compact rental at Sydney Airport for pickup on 25 Jun (4 Apr 17)
  • Compare the cheapest car rental online rates and save $986 on a 55 day Compact rental at Sydney Airport for pickup on 13 May (4 Apr 17)
  • Compare the cheapest car rental online rates and save $92 on a 4 day Compact rental at Sydney Airport for pickup on 17 Jun (4 Apr 17)
 

Car Hire Suppliers in Sydney

Avis
Avis Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Budget
Budget Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Dollar
Dollar Car Rentals Sydney Airport, Sydney, NSW
Terminal Building
Sydney NSW 2020
   

Enterprise
Enterprise Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Europcar
Europcar Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Firefly
Firefly Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Hertz
Hertz Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Keddy
Keddy Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Terminal Buildings
Sydney Airport
Sydney 2020
Australia
   

RedSpot
RedSpot Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

Thrifty
Thrifty Car Rentals Sydney Airport
Sydney Airport
   

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