Car Rental Australia South Australia

South Australia Car Rentals

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Most popular cities to rent a car in South Australia

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Compact
Adelaide
Most popular rental car agency in FebruaryEuropcar24% more popular207 momondo users preferred to book a rental car from Europcar for their trip to Adelaide in February
Average price to rent a car in February$43 per day34% more expensiveAdelaide rental cars cost $43 per day on average in February, which is more expensive than the yearly average
Most popular type of car to rent in FebruaryCompact29% more popular246 users chose to rent Compact cars for their travel needs in Adelaide during February

Recent South Australia rental car deals

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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Apr 1 - Apr 8
Adelaide
Alpha at Terminal Building -1
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$36/day
Apr 1 - Apr 8
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Apr 7 - Apr 13
Adelaide
JUCY at Adelaide Airport - Shuttle Service
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$26/day
Apr 7 - Apr 13
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Hertz at 74 Blyth St
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Chevrolet Equinox
$52/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$49/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Europcar at 225 North Terrace
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Chevrolet Equinox
$49/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$49/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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Audi A4
$49/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$55/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Thrifty at Adelaide Ap
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BMW X3
$55/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$56/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Alamo at James Schofield Drive
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BMW X3
$56/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$68/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Budget at 274 North Terrace
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Chrysler Pacifica
$68/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$42/day
Apr 1 - Apr 8
Adelaide
Alpha at Terminal Building -1
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Audi A3
$42/day
Apr 1 - Apr 8
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$48/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
Adelaide
Budget at 274 North Terrace
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Audi A3
$48/day
Mar 14 - Mar 27
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
$38/day
Mar 15 - Mar 28
Adelaide
Thrifty at Adelaide Ap
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$38/day
Mar 15 - Mar 28
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$71/day
Mar 20 - Mar 28
Adelaide
Thrifty at Adelaide Ap
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Dodge Durango
$71/day
Mar 20 - Mar 28
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South Australia Rental Car Directory

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Agency score: Excellent 9.4

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Agency score: Excellent 8.1

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Agency score: Mediocre 2.0

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Popular attractions in South Australia

Hit the road in your rental car and head to any of these top tourist destinations in or around South Australia’s major cities
Adelaide

Glenelg Beach
National Wine Centre of Australia
St Peter's Cathedral
Victoria Square
Adelaide Oval
Port Lincoln

Ravendale Complex
Whyalla

Whyalla Foreshore
Ceduna
South Australia

Ceduna National Trust Museum

South Australia rental car tips

Learn everything there is to know about renting a car in South Australia so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

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

You can expect to spend around $33 per day on average on a rental car in South Australia. Depending on what city you plan to visit, cheaper daily rental prices can be around $15 per day or as high as $86 per day, which is a 82% difference.

What is the cheapest rental car company in South Australia?

At the moment, South Australia’s cheapest rental car company is Apex, where users have found prices from as little as $15/day. If the city you plan on visiting does not have any Apex locations, then consider renting from Enterprise or East Coast Car Rentals, which are also some of the cheapest rental companies in the region. Users have recently found prices at Enterprise which start at around $15/day, or $16/day from East Coast Car Rentals.

What is the best rental car company in South Australia?

National is considered the best car rental company in South Australia based on our data - 4,348 reviews have given them an average customer satisfaction score of 8.1 out of 10. They also have 1 location across South Australia, including popular destinations like Adelaide.

What is the most popular type of car to rent in South Australia?

Although there are plenty of other rental car types to choose from, the most popular type for a trip to South Australia are Compact sized cars. 29% of our users chose this rental type and found prices for $32/day on average.

What are the cheapest cities to rent a car in South Australia?

The cheapest city to rent a car when in South Australia is Adelaide. The daily cost to rent a car in Adelaide is $17 from Apex. Another affordable city to rent a car in is Leigh Creek, where East Coast Car Rentals has prices from around $28 per day.

When is the best time to rent a car in South Australia?

The most ideal time of year to rent a car is in May, which is when prices are often the cheapest. Our users have found rental car prices averaging $23 per day when booking in May. In contrast, December is the least ideal time to rent a car. Prices in South Australia during this month tend to be $39 per day on average. Don’t forget to book your South Australia car rental at least 12 days in advance for the best deals.

How long do people rent a car when staying in South Australia?

Consider renting a car in South Australia for 7 days, which is the most popular length of time people tend to spend in the region. The average daily rental cost for 7 days is $35. Weekend and 1-week-long rentals will average a total of $80 and $245, respectively. For your more long-term car rental needs, a 1-month-long South Australia car rental will cost $1,228 in total on average.


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Cars in other cities in South Australia

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