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Find the best deals on Hire in Victoria

Finding all the latest deals and specials on car hire in Victoria is made easy with DriveNow where you can compare and book the lowest rental prices from Australia's largest choice of rental brands, all on one website and all for free.

Since 2003 DriveNow has been helping travellers find and book the best deals on car hire. Based in Victoria we are 100% Australian owned and operated business with our head office and reservations team located in Melbourne.

Victoria, maybe the smallest mainland state in Australia, but it is home to some of the most attractive destinations in the country. The most densely populated state in Australia and the second-most populous one features the capital city of Melbourne, Australia’s second-largest city overall and regularly voted as the world’s most liveable city. But that’s just the beginning. Whether you’re a Victorian local or have flown into Melbourne Airport for a work or holiday trip, DriveNow can take care of your needs when it comes to car hire in Victoria.

When you use DriveNow to get the keys to a hire car in Victoria, you know you’ll be dealing with a company that has been helping Australians find great cars for a variety of purposes for more than 13 years. Over this time we’ve been able to develop fantastic relationships with some of the biggest and best rental car suppliers in the world and today offer the widest selection of rental brands available including Enterprise, Firefly, Budget, Hertz, Europcar and Alamo. These partnerships allow us to fill our extensive listings with dozens of amazing vehicles that you can easily browse through. Just choose which characteristics suit your needs best and conveniently compare all the great makes and models available to you.

DriveNow’s options for car rental in Victoria are as wide and varied as the state itself. Perhaps it’s time to get your mates together for a weekend road trip. We’ve got you covered, with hire cars perfect for everything from heading to a music festival in Geelong or a few days enjoying waves with some surfing at Bells Beach. If you want to spend more time in a natural habitat, hire a car, pack up your gear and spend a weekend camping in Lake Eildon National Park or Buchan Caves Reserve. Of course, perhaps the most famous stretch of driving in the state is the Great Ocean Road, which hugs the eastern coastline and provides numerous chances to enjoy picturesque scenery.

DriveNow’s car hire in Victoria can be the key to exploring areas such as Melbourne, Ballarat and Mildura, amongst hundreds of others. Get the keys to a rental car that can take you from Point A to Point B and beyond easily and affordably from us today.

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

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  • The cheapest 8 day rental for $372 for an Compact vehicle for pickup at Melbourne on 23 Oct saves you up to $106 (18 Sep 18)
  • Our best Melbourne Airport discount car rental rate on 18 Oct for $187 saves you up to $55 (18 Sep 18)
  • The cheapest 27 day rental for $1191 for an Compact vehicle for pickup at Melbourne on 25 Oct saves you up to $351 (18 Sep 18)
  • Pickup a 3 day Compact car hire from Melbourne Airport on 23 Oct and save $190 for the cheapest rate (18 Sep 18)
  • Compare the cheapest car rental online rates and save $66 on a 5 day Compact rental at Melbourne for pickup on 25 Oct (18 Sep 18)
  • Our best Melbourne Airport discount car rental rate on 25 Oct for $438 saves you up to $234 (18 Sep 18)
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