Visitors often find it convenient to rent a car to explore Melbourne and its many tourist attractions. Hiring a car also helps you get around easier around surrounding suburbs where public transport isn’t that good.
The Melbourne Airport has five major car rental agencies; including Budget, Avis, Hertz, Europcar and Thrifty. International and domestic travelers will find it easy to hire a car from one of the airport’s various car rental agencies.
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You’ll also find a number of car hire companies within the city as well. The road system in Melbourne is well developed and you’ll find great roads, freeways and tollways.
Those who love taking a day trip can save money by hiring a car. Self-guided driving tours are a great option if you don’t mind a bit of driving around, especially if you’re interested in exploring the famous destinations of the Great Ocean Road, Yarra Valley and Phillip Island.
Visitors must have a valid driver’s licence in order to rent a car in Australia. International travelers may also have to show their passport and provide a credit card to rent a car.
Selections of vehicles offered include small cars, compact sedans, trucks, mini vans and even buses.