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Car rental rates in Airlie Beach

Airlie Beach is the perfect destination to enjoy the natural attractions of Queensland’s Whitsunday Coast. Getting on the road and exploring both Tropical North Queensland and the Whitsundays from Airlie Beach is easy with VroomVroomVroom. Our easy to use hire car search will let you search for and book the perfect car for your holidays in just a couple of minutes.

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Intermediate Pick up (single/extended cab) 2 doorHertz

From $116/day

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From $117/day

for 26 Jun - 01 Jul 2024
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From $119/day

for 24 Jun - 29 Jun 2024
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From $121/day

for 24 Jun - 29 Jun 2024
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From $138/day

for 26 Jun - 01 Jul 2024
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From $138/day

for 24 Jun - 29 Jun 2024

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Rental rate prices displayed are AUD and were available in response to a search at 12:01 am on June 21, 2024 by an Australian resident aged between 30 and 69 years old, for the specified travel dates, with a pickup and return time of 10:00 am. Rates and vehicle availability may change without notice. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates. Rates include all mandatory fees for the rental and exclude credit card surcharges and extras.

Rates are in AUD and were last updated on 21 June, 2024

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Our customers have rated their Airlie Beach car rental booking experience 4.7/5
(27 reviews)
  • 13 Apr 2024

    Easy

    ben n.
    Booked: Skoda Scala or similar
    Adelaide Airport
    Skoda Scala or similar
  • 17 Jun 2024

    All good

    rodney s.
    Booked: Toyota Kluger or similar
    Cairns City
    Toyota Kluger or similar
  • 13 Jun 2024

    The price of the vehicle

    roderick b.
    Booked: Nissan X-Trail or similar
    Mackay Airport
    Nissan X-Trail or similar
  • 02 Jun 2024

    smooth

    stephen c.
    Booked: Toyota Kluger or similar
    Avalon Airport
    Toyota Kluger or similar
  • 11 Jun 2024

    Easy an efficient

    chon fook c.
    Booked: Suzuki Swift or similar
    Melbourne Tullamarine Airport
    Suzuki Swift or similar
  • 13 Jun 2024

    excellent

    anand j.
    Booked: Kia Cerato or similar
    Gold Coast Airport
    Kia Cerato or similar
  • 08 Jun 2024

    Easy to book

    kerrie b.
    Booked: Subaru Crosstrek or similar
    Adelaide Airport
    Subaru Crosstrek or similar
  • 05 Jun 2024

    Super easy booking, very straight forward.

    leigh c.
    Booked: Toyota RAV4 or similar
    Melbourne City
    Toyota RAV4 or similar
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Quick facts on hiring a car in Airlie Beach

🚗 Vehicle typesCar, Commercial Van/Truck, Passenger Van, SUV and Ute.
🔑 No. of depotsFour car rental depots in Airlie Beach.
✅ Rental brandsAvis, Budget, Hertz and Thrifty.

Car models commonly available in Airlie Beach

Popular rental car models in Airlie Beach last month

  • % of Bookings
    Price range last month
  • 1

    27%

    $51
    $128
    Mystery Car

    Mystery CarSpecial

    4

    4

    Rent with

    Budget, Hertz

  • 2

    18%

    $112
    $146
    Mazda CX-30

    Mazda CX-30Compact SUV

    5

    4

    2 large, 2 small

    Rent with

    Hertz

  • 3

    18%

    $115
    $134
    Toyota Corolla Hybrid

    Toyota Corolla HybridCompact Car

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Rent with

    Hertz, Budget

  • 4

    9%

    $97
    $97
    Kia Sportage

    Kia SportageIntermediate SUV

    5

    5

    4 small

    Rent with

    Avis

  • 5

    9%

    $126
    $126
    Kia Cerato

    Kia CeratoIntermediate Car

    5

    5

    2 small

    Rent with

    Budget

Hyundai vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • Hyundai i30

    Hyundai i30

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Hyundai Kona

    Hyundai Kona

    5

    5

    1 small

    Providers

    Budget

Kia vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • Kia Carnival

    Kia Carnival

    8

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz, Avis, Budget

    Kia Cerato

    Kia Cerato

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Budget

  • Kia Sportage

    Kia Sportage

    5

    5

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Thrifty, Hertz

Mazda vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • Mazda CX-30

    Mazda CX-30

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Mazda CX-9

    Mazda CX-9

    7

    4

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Mazda CX5

    Mazda CX5

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

Nissan vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • Nissan X-Trail

    Nissan X-Trail

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Budget

Suzuki vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • Suzuki Swift

    Suzuki Swift

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget, Thrifty, Hertz

Toyota vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • 12 Seat Toyota HiAce

    12 Seat Toyota HiAce

    12

    4

    Providers

    Hertz

    Mine Equipped Toyota Prado

    Mine Equipped Toyota Prado

    5

    4

    4 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz

  • Toyota C-HR

    Toyota C-HR

    5

    5

    3 small

    Providers

    Avis

    Toyota Camry

    Toyota Camry

    5

    4

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget, Hertz

  • Toyota Camry Hybrid

    Toyota Camry HybridHybrid

    5

    4

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Toyota Corolla

    Toyota Corolla

    5

    4

    3 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget, Hertz

  • Toyota Corolla Hatch

    Toyota Corolla Hatch

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Avis

    Toyota Corolla Hybrid

    Toyota Corolla HybridHybrid

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Toyota Kluger Hybrid

    Toyota Kluger HybridHybrid

    7

    4

    3 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Toyota Landcruiser Prado

    Toyota Landcruiser Prado

    7

    4

    3 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz

  • Toyota Prado

    Toyota Prado

    7

    5

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget

    Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

    Toyota RAV4 HybridHybrid

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

Other vehicles for hire in Airlie Beach

  • 2WD Single Cab Diesel Tray

    2WD Single Cab Diesel Tray

    2

    2

    Providers

    Hertz

    6 Cubic Metre Van

    6 Cubic Metre Van

    2

    2

    Providers

    Hertz

  • Dual Cab 4WD

    Dual Cab 4WD

    5

    4

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Mine Equip 4WD Dual Cab

    Mine Equip 4WD Dual Cab

    5

    4

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Mystery Car

    Mystery Car

    5

    4

    1 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz, Budget

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The price range indicates the AUD per-day rental rates from bookings made using our search engine, excluding any extras, in most cases. While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate and reliable data, the data is provided ‘as is’ and errors or other defects may occur. For more information, click here: Terms and Conditions.

Rates are in AUD and were last updated on 21 June, 2024

Airlie Beach daily rate data

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$125

$150

Sat

22 Jun

$125

$150

Sun

23 Jun

$125

$150

Mon

24 Jun

$119

$153

Tue

25 Jun

$123

$150

Wed

26 Jun

$117

$153

Thu

27 Jun

$123

$150

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$118

$125

Sat

22 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Sun

23 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

24 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Tue

25 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Wed

26 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Thu

27 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$121

$182

Sat

22 Jun

$163

$182

Sun

23 Jun

$163

$182

Mon

24 Jun

$154

$186

Tue

25 Jun

$146

$182

Wed

26 Jun

$138

$186

Thu

27 Jun

$146

$182

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$146

$157

Sat

22 Jun

$146

$156

Sun

23 Jun

$146

$156

Mon

24 Jun

$138

$164

Tue

25 Jun

$146

$156

Wed

26 Jun

$138

$164

Thu

27 Jun

$146

$156

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$160

$194

Sat

22 Jun

$160

$194

Sun

23 Jun

$160

$194

Mon

24 Jun

$150

$194

Tue

25 Jun

$160

$194

Wed

26 Jun

$150

$194

Thu

27 Jun

$160

$194

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$190

$211

Sat

22 Jun

$190

$211

Sun

23 Jun

$190

$211

Mon

24 Jun

$190

$211

Tue

25 Jun

$190

$211

Wed

26 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Thu

27 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Sat

22 Jun

$200

$200

Sun

23 Jun

$200

$200

Mon

24 Jun

$196

$200

Tue

25 Jun

$200

$200

Wed

26 Jun

$196

$200

Thu

27 Jun

$200

$200

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Sat

22 Jun

$246

$246

Sun

23 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

24 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Tue

25 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Wed

26 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Thu

27 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Sat

22 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Sun

23 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

24 Jun

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Tue

25 Jun

$120

$120

Wed

26 Jun

$116

$120

Thu

27 Jun

$120

$120

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

21 Jun

$181

$181

Sat

22 Jun

$181

$181

Sun

23 Jun

$181

$181

Mon

24 Jun

$178

$183

Tue

25 Jun

$181

$181

Wed

26 Jun

$178

$183

Thu

27 Jun

$181

$181

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Historical daily rate pricing information is data from actual bookings made using our search engine in the previous 12 months.

Next 7 days rates are obtained from searches in our reservation system for a 3 day rental duration, by an Australian resident aged between 30 and 69 years old, with a pickup and return time of 10:00 am on the indicated pick up date. Rates and vehicle availability may change without notice.

Prices are in AUD and include all mandatory fees for the rental and exclude credit card surcharges and extras.

While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate and reliable data, the data is provided ‘as is’ and errors or other defects may occur. For more information, click here: Terms and Conditions.

Rates are in AUD and were last updated on 21 June, 2024

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Local expert tips for hiring a car in Airlie Beach

  • Watch your speed

    The speed limit in built-up areas is 50km/h and 60km/h or higher in suburbs and towns. Always drive to the signposted speed limit and conditions of the road.

  • Don’t miss out

    Airlie Beach can be a popular destination to hire a car, so to avoid missing out, consider booking your vehicle in advance across the peak Summer season.

  • Parking

    Get familiar with and observe street signage to understand the parking options in Airlie Beach.

  • Flexible one-way car rentals

    Planning to get a one-way car rental for an interstate trip? You can book a hire car in Airlie Beach and return it to another location. Just untick the “Return to the same location” option in our search form and select your preferred return location.

  • Simplify hiring a car

    Make hiring a car simple and stress-free with these helpful articles. Get up to speed on topics from SIPP codes and toll fees, to age restrictions, licence requirements, and more - learn more about hiring a car.

  • Save on fuel cost

    It’s important to return your hire car with a full tank of fuel to avoid extra fees. With so many service stations in northern Queensland, it can be hard to know where to find the best deal on petrol. Luckily, we’ve got you covered with our free fuel price comparison app.

Car rental depots in Airlie Beach

Car hire depots in Airlie Beach are marked on the map below.

Opening hours are provided by the depots and are subject to change.
  • Avis Airlie Beach

    366 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD, 4802

    Today •8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    4.53 • 3 ratings

    5

    Service

    5

    Information

    5

    Accessibility

    4

    Vehicle

    5

    Presentation

  • Budget Airlie Beach Downtown

    366 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD, 4740

    Today •8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    5.00 • 1 rating

    5

    Service

    5

    Information

    5

    Accessibility

    5

    Vehicle

    5

    Presentation

  • Hertz Airlie Beach Downtown

    342 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD, 4802

    Today •8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    4.60 • 3 ratings

    5

    Service

    5

    Information

    5

    Accessibility

    5

    Vehicle

    4

    Presentation

  • Thrifty Airlie Beach

    342 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach QLD, 4802

    Today •8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    4.95 • 4 ratings

    5

    Service

    5

    Information

    5

    Accessibility

    5

    Vehicle

    5

    Presentation

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Frequently asked questions

On hiring a car in Airlie Beach, Queensland

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Airlie Beach?

    Prices start at AUD $117 per day for an Economy Car, up to AUD $196 per day for a Premium SUV. Get a live rate for your planned dates and desired vehicle in Airlie Beach.

  • How much does it cost to hire a Minivan or People Mover in Airlie Beach?

    If you’ve got a crowd, but don’t need something as large as a bus, then a 7-seater or 8-seater Minivan hire might be your best option. A Minivan costs AUD $246 per day. Check for a live rate by entering your desired car hire dates in Airlie Beach.

  • What is the highest-rated hire car in Airlie Beach?

    The highest-rated rental car in Airlie Beach is Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar, based on ratings by our customers within the last 12 months.

  • What is the highest-rated car hire provider in Airlie Beach?

    Thrifty is the highest-rated car hire provider in Airlie Beach, based on ratings by our customers.

  • Is it cheaper to book a weekly car rental in Airlie Beach?

    The per-day rates of some rental cars may fall if you book for a longer rental period. Prices often change around daily, three-day, five-day and seven-day periods. Also, note that the selection of rental cars available in Airlie Beach may be more limited if you are looking for a long-term car rental, so it’s best to compare a few different booking durations first.

  • Can I pick up a car hire in Airlie Beach and drop off in another location?

    Yes, you can. However there may be a one-way fee charged to your booking.

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