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Thrifty Car Hire

Find Your Thrifty Hire Car from 260 locationsthroughout Australia.

Thrifty Car Hire in Australia

Thrifty in Australia is owned by NRMA and prides it self on offering the best roadside assist service to its customers,using its extensive network nationally.They have a extensive range of cars to suite your needs from small touring cars to luxury Mercedes c200. There renown for their extensive range of four wheel drive  and RV models that they have available.

Thrifty  Car Hire Fleet

Europcar Toyota Yaris Car Rental
Toyota Yaris
  • 4 People
  • 1 large & 1 small suitcase
  • Manual
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Hatch
Thrifty Mitsubishi Mirage Car hire
Mitsubishi Mirage – 5 Door
  • 4 People
  • 1 medium & 1 small suitcase
  • Automatic
  • Hatch
Thrifty Toyota Corolla Ca Hire
Toyota Corolla Hatch – 5 Door
  • 1 large & 2 small suitcase
  • Automatic
  • Hatch
Kia Cerato – 5 Door
  • 5 People
  • 1 large and 1 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Hatch
Mitsubishi Eclipse Car Hire
Mitsubishi Eclipse – 5 Door
  • 5 People
  • 1 large & 2 small suitcase
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • 4 Cylinder
  • SUV
Thrifty Mitsubishi Outlander All Wheel Drive Rental
Mitsubishi Outlander AWD – 5 Door
  • 5 People
  • 3 large & 2 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • 4 Cylinder
  • Wagon
Avis Holden Commodore SV6 Car Rental
Holden Commodore SV6 – 4 Door
  • 5 People
  • 3 large & 2 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • 6 Cylinder
  • Sedan
Mitsubishi ASX Car Hire
Mitsubishi ASX – 5 Door
  • 5 People
  • 2 large suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • 4 Cylinder
  • SUV
Europcar Full size Holden Commodore Car Hire
Holden Commodore SV6 – 4 Door
  • 5 People
  • 2 large & 2 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Sedan
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport – 4 Door
  • 5 People
  • 3 large & 2 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • 6 Cylinder
  • Wagon
Europcar Mercedes Benz E-Class Car Rental
Mercedes Benz E-Class – 4 Door
  • 5 People
  • 3 large suitcases
  • Automatic S tronic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Sedan
Toyota Kluger Grande
  • 7 People
  • 2 large and 2 small suitcases
  • Automatic
  • Air-Conditioning
  • SUV

Thrifty Car Hire Locations in Australia

Thrifty operates the following services in all Australian states and territories. Please select the region required or use our map above to explore Australia.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • To book your car,  you will need  a credit or debit card for the main driver.A security deposit for the car in case of accident(often $1000). (Some companies don’t accept debit card)
  • Your voucher  to show that you’ve paid for the car.
  • Each driver’s full, valid driving licence, which they’ve held for at least 12 months (often 24),P platers are general a extra charge or not accepted.
  • A passport for international visitors and any other ID the car hire company needs to see.
  • Its important that you read the condition and terms of your rental so as to fulfill the requirements.

For most car hire companies, the age requirement is between 21 and 70 years old. If you’re under 25 or over 70, you might have to pay an additional fee.

Generally speaking all fees are included in the rental.But you may of over looked some things then additional charges will apply.Driving off road, or above the snowline may incur extra charges.Fees are shown before you complete your booking.

Simply search the day or days you want to rent a car,from your search you will see the choice of cars available and from which supplier. You’ll be able to compare the price for types of cars that suite your needs.You can compare ratings,location nearest to you and most suitable cars for your trip.

You can change your booking online using the “Manage Booking”section. Simply login, using your  reservation number and email ID and make the changes you want to.

To cancel booking you will need to give notice within 48 hours notice of the rental date.Simple login to “Manage my booking” ,and no fees will apply.Fees apply after that time,see rental agreement.

A standard rental agreement,include Theft Protection, Collision Damage Waiver (CDW), local taxes, airport surcharges and any road fees.This will vary from company to company.

This is a personal choice,but statically speaking hire cars have a higher incident rate.The excess insurance will cover (CDW)collision damage waiver excess which is normally $5000,theft insurance excess which is normally $5000.Some policies may cover towing and other damage.See term and conditions of your rental agreement to make your choice.

Car Hire Pricing Indication (Based on 5 day Rental)

Melbourne 

hire car
$26.50 Per Day

Sydney

rental car

$27.80 Per Day

Brisbane 

rental Car

$25.90 Per Day

Surfers Paradise 

rental

$29.20 Per Day

Car Hire Suppliers We Represent:

Nation Car Hire Companies

  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Hertz
  • Europcar
  • Thrifty
  • National
  • Alamo
  • Firefly

Regional Car Hire Companies

  • Aero Drive
  • Keddy
  • Apex
  • Ace
  • East Coast
  • Dollar
  • No Bird
  • Atlas
  • EZU Rentals
  • Redspot
  • Juicy
  • Network
  • Carhood
  • Bargain Rentals
  • Easy Rent
  • Advanced Car Rentals
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