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Compare Rates to Get an Affordable Car Hire in Blackburn


Blackburn is a mere 30-minute drive east from Melbourne CBD located between Box Hill and Nunawading. Search, compare, and book an affordable hire car with VroomVroomVroom for your trip to Blackburn.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Blackburn

Vehicle ClassesCompact,Economy, Intermediate,Standard, Fullsize, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots4
Car Rental BrandsAvis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty

Essendon Airport Collection

Start your journey sooner by collecting your hire car from Essendon Airport (MEB) as soon as you land. We work with three trusted providers at the airport to get you on the road sooner.

Depots in Blackburn

Whether you’re after a short rental to get around Blackburn or a long rental for a road trip around Victoria, here’s where you can collect your vehicle.

Avis logo
172 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn 3130
8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 2:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 12:00pm Sunday.

Budget logo
116-118 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn 3130
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 2:00pm weekends.

Europcar logo
110 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn 3130
8:00am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.

Thrifty logo
153 Whitehorse Road, Blackburn 3130
8:00am - 4:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 11:00am weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Blackburn Car Hire

How much does it cost to hire a car in Blackburn?

In August 2019, our customers paid between AUD $35 and AUD $101 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Blackburn, use our price comparison tool.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Blackburn?

The highest-rated rental car in Blackburn is Toyota Yaris or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

Who is the highest-rated car hire provider in Blackburn?

Thrifty is the highest-rated car hire provider in Blackburn based on recent ratings by our customers.

Can I pick up a car hire in Blackburn and drop it off in another location?

Absolutely. However, you will be charged a one-way fee, which is already included in the rates when you search in our site.

Our Guide to Visiting Blackburn

Located 17 kilometres east of Melbourne, Blackburn is a family-friendly eastern suburb that offers plenty of attractions, heritage lakes, leafy streets, and parks. Here are some of our favourite spots in Blackburn:

Attractions | Accommodation


Blackburn Lake Sanctuary

Address: Blackburn 3130

The Blackburn Lake Sanctuary offers 30 hectares of natural bushland, replete with a lake that attracts birds, possums, ducks and fish, and is a favourite spot for bushwalkers.

Kalang Park

Address: Kalang Street, Blackburn 3130

Kalang Park which runs between Pakenham Road and Main Street is just under one kilometre in length and located near Melbourne. The park which follows Gardiners Creek through Blackburn is a wonderful place to go for a stroll and is also perfect for birdwatching.

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Elizabethan Lodge

Address: 604-610 Middleborough Road, Blackburn North 3130

Surrounded by parkland, this refined lodge is 4.5 km from Blackburn Lake Sanctuary and is a 25-minute drive from Melbourne CBD. An urban oasis, the Elizabethan Lodge houses a custom-built reception centre, which boasts an onsite sandstone chapel and fairy-lit gardens.

Nunawading Motor Inn

Address: 245 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading 3131

The Nunawading Motor Inn is a family-owned suburban motel close to Nunawading and Blackburn Railway Station. Guests enjoy an outdoor pool, a casual restaurant and a BBQ area with laundry facilities and free parking.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Blackburn Car Hire
Rating: 4.8 / 5 based on 32 reviews
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    Reviewer: Hathaithip J.
    Date: 01 May 2022
    Feedback: Nice and comfort
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Justin P.
    Date: 14 Jun 2019
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    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Date: 02 Feb 2019
    Feedback: good
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    Reviewer: Shannon D.
    Date: 26 Sep 2017
    Feedback: Easy and fast
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Yee M. N.
    Date: 31 Aug 2015
    Feedback: Great price and easy to book!
    Rating: 5/5 😀