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Start Your Epic Adventure With a Top Car Hire in Byron Bay

Byron Bay beach

Start your travel through Northern NSW in Byron Bay, the most eastern township in Australia. Enjoy the laid back local attitude, stunning beaches, and hinterland at your leisure. VroomVroomVroom makes searching, comparing, and booking a hire car in Byron Bay easy. ​

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Byron Bay

Available car types​Economy, Compact, Standard, Fullsize, Pickup, Van, SUV
Rental depots​​1
Car rental suppliersHertz​

Ballina Byron Airport Collection

Flying into Ballina Byron Airport (BNK) and need to get on the road without hassle? Collect your car from one of the several hire car suppliers we work with at Ballina Byron Airport.

Depots in Byron Bay

Whether you're wanting a short rental to get around, or you're embarking on a road trip through the Northern Rivers and onward to Sydney, collect your hire car from this convenient location: ​

Hertz logo5 Marvell Street, Byron Bay 2481​
8:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:30am - 12:00noon, 1:00pm - 5:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Byron Bay Car Hire

How much does it cost to hire a car in Byron Bay?

In April 2019, our customers paid between AUD $90 and AUD $174 per day for a hire car in Byron Bay. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Byron Bay, use our price comparison tool​.

Can I pick up a car hire in Byron Bay and drop off in another location?

Of course. When booking your car, just choose which destination you’ll be dropping off at. Keep in mind your car hire supplier​ may charge a one-way fee​.

Where can I park in Byron Bay?

There is paid street parking available throughout the main Byron Bay precinct. Parking signs will display the duration you can park for. Additionally, the local Council operates car parks for AUD$4/hr or AUD$20 a day.

Our Guide To Visiting Byron Bay

Byron Bay is an easy day trip to make from Brisbane or the Gold Coast, but also a destination with plenty to do for a long weekend or holiday. From surf beaches to hinterland boutiques, there’s something for everyone. Here are some of our favourite experiences in and around Byron Bay:

Attractions | Accommodation​



Attractions

The Macadamia Castle

Address: 419 Hinterland Way, Knockrow 2479

The Macadamia Castle is a popular activity for the whole family with an on-site animal park, mini golf course, and cafe serving their famous pancakes and more than 200 locally grown macadamia nut products. The Macadamia Castle and Animal Park is open daily from 8am to 5pm—except on Christmas Day. The park is just two minutes from the Lennox Head Exit on the Pacific Highway, and around a 23-minute drive from Byron Bay.

Byron Bay Lighthouse

Address: Cape Byron Walking Track, Byron Bay 2481

Perched upon Australia’s most easterly point, the Byron Bay Lighthouse is a must-see while in town. Walk to the lighthouse from the centre of town, or drive up to join a guided tour while taking in the panoramic views.

Wollumbin National Park (Mount Warning)

Address: Mount Warning NSW 2484

Located about 70 kilometres from Byron Bay, the Mount Warning National Park was dedicated as a national park in 1966 and was included in the World Heritage Listings in 1986. The Wollumbin National Park is an 1100-meter climb. The walk takes about 5 hours, but there's an alternative 500-meter stroll to a viewing platform that overlooks the magnificent rainforest.

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Accommodation

Hibiscus Motel Byron Bay

Address: 33 Lawson Street, Byron Bay 2481

Located within 100 metres of Byron Bay’s main beaches, the Hibiscus Motel Byron Bay is conveniently located in the heart of all to see and do in Byron Bay’s CBD. With seven units, the motel is quaint and cosy, offering one or two-bedroom units with air conditioning, satellite television, kitchenette, and car parking.

Byron Bay Beach Hotel Resort

Address: 1 Bay Street, Byron Bay 2481

25 luxurious and well-equipped suites make up this hotel—Australia’s most Easterly—opposite Byron Bay’s main beach. Enjoy the options of continental buffet breakfasts and undercover parking for your car.

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Customer Reviews for Byron Bay Car Hire
Rating: 4.9 / 5 based on 27 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Kelly W.
    Date: 08 Jun 2020
    Feedback: first time it took me back to car search page again
    Rating: 3.5/5 indifferent
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    Reviewer: Keith D.
    Date: 04 Jun 2020
    Feedback: all fine and easy hope it all works out well
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Guido M.
    Date: 05 Jan 2017
    Feedback: great service!
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Melinda O.
    Date: 06 Oct 2015
    Feedback: Couldn't have been any easier to book it on my phone. Great!
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Charles R.
    Date: 08 Apr 2013
    Feedback: Thanks! That was awesomely easy!
    Rating: 5/5 happy