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Caloundra is about an hour's drive from the north of Brisbane's CBD and the domestic and international air terminals of Brisbane Airport. VroomVroomVroom lets you search, compare and book a car hire easily in Caloundra.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Caloundra

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots3
SuppliersEuropcar, Hertz, Thrifty

Sunshine Coast Airport Collection

Start your journey sooner by collecting your hire car from Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) as soon as you land. We work with seven trusted suppliers at the airport to get you on the road sooner.

Depots in Caloundra

Whether you’re a local after a quick rental or a visitor needing a holiday transport, you can collect a car right here in Caloundra and nearby depot in Warana.

Hertz logo1D Baldwin Street, Caloundra 4551
8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm Saturday.
Closed Sunday.

Thrifty logo678-680 Nicklin Way, Currimundi 4551
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:30am - 11:00am weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Caloundra Car Hire

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

In April 2019, our customers paid between AUD $49 and AUD $67 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Caloundra, use our price comparison tool.

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

Yes, although you will be charged a one-way fee by most car hire suppliers.

Where can I park my rental cark in Caloundra?

Free on-street and off-street parking is available in several locations throughout downtown Caloundra. Cooma Terrace Car Park located in Sunshine Coast Regional of Queensland state has 190 free public parking spaces, 3P undercover and unrestricted parking on the rooftop.

Our Guide to Visiting Caloundra

Anyone who loves the sun, beaches and water sports will find plenty to see and do in the coastal town of Caloundra, such as kayaking, jet skiing, and windsurfing. Popular attractions in the area include the Kings Beach, Leach Park, and the Queensland Air Museum. Here are some of our favourite spots in Caloundra:

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Caloundra Regional Art Gallery

Address: 22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra 4551

The Caloundra Regional Gallery is located in the converted 1970s former library building Facility House. The gallery showcases its visual collection through Gallery curated shows and touring exhibitions from leading local and national Australian artists.

Kings Beach

Address: Queensland 4551

Kings Beach is very ideal for a family holiday offering a festive atmosphere year-round. You'll find here a swimming pool, kids playing areas and plenty of casual bite to eat at some of the local favourite coffee shops and restaurants.

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Burgess @ Kings Beach Apartments

Address: 70 Albert Street, Caloundra 4551

Burgess @ Kings Beach Apartments is a popular choice for travellers interested in sandy beaches and beach walks. Guests at the aparthotel can enjoy an outdoor swimming pool and comfortable accommodation with free parking and access to a spa centre.

ULTIQA Shearwater Resort

Address: 79 Edmund Street, Caloundra 4551

ULTIQA Shearwater Resort is only a short 50 metres from Kings Beach and boasts two restaurants, a heated outdoor pool and free parking. Guests can also work out at the gymnasium or unwind in the sauna room.

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