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Car rental rates in Caloundra

Caloundra is located on the Queensland coast with the Sunshine Coast to the north and Brisbane to the south. The latter is about an hour’s drive away, giving you easy access to the domestic and international air terminals of Brisbane Airport. To the north, the Sunshine Coast Airport is also within easy driving distance.


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Compact CarEuropcar

From $42/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Intermediate CarEuropcar

From $45/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Intermediate SUVEuropcar

From $49/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Standard SUVEuropcar

From $51/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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From $61/day

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Economy CarThrifty

From $71/day

for 29 May - 03 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 May 26, 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 26 May, 2024

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Our customers have rated their Caloundra car rental booking experience 4/5
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  • 04 Apr 2024

    This is the first time I have booked with you and the process was very easy, I hope when I pick it up , it is as simple as this

    paula r.
    Booked: MG MG3 or similar
    Gold Coast Airport
    MG MG3 or similar
  • 15 Apr 2024

    top stuff

    rosanna b.
    Booked: Hyundai i30 or similar
    Cairns Central
    Hyundai i30 or similar
  • 10 Apr 2024

    Easy straight forward to book affordable excellent deals on vehicle hire

    dorothy w.
    Booked: Kia Cerato or similar
    Darwin
    Kia Cerato or similar
  • 19 Apr 2024

    Very easy to make the booking

    luis carlos p.
    Booked: Vehicle determined upon pick-up (Compact or Larger) or similar
    Cairns Domestic Airport
    Vehicle determined upon pick-up (Compact or Larger) or similar
  • 13 Apr 2024

    Easy

    john h.
    Booked: Suzuki Swift or similar
    Darwin
    Suzuki Swift or similar
  • 14 Apr 2024

    Easy

    peter m.
    Booked: Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
    Broken Hill
    Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
  • 30 Mar 2024

    Outstanding. Thank you so much. It's why I'm back to book again now.

    ben s.
    Booked: Ldv D90 or similar
    Melbourne Airport
    Ldv D90 or similar
  • 10 Apr 2024

    Easy website to use!

    meagan m.
    Booked: Nissan X-Trail or similar
    Penrith
    Nissan X-Trail or similar
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Quick facts on hiring a car in Caloundra

🚗 Vehicle typesCar, Commercial Van/Truck, Monospace, Passenger Van, SUV and Ute.
🔑 No. of depotsSeven car rental depots in Caloundra.
✅ Rental brandsAvis, Budget, Dollar, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt and Thrifty.

Car models commonly available in Caloundra

Hyundai vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Hyundai i30

    Hyundai i30

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

    Hyundai Kona

    Hyundai Kona

    5

    5

    1 small

    Providers

    Budget, Sixt

Kia vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Kia Carnival

    Kia Carnival

    8

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Sixt

    Kia Cerato

    Kia Cerato

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Budget, Sixt

  • Kia Sportage

    Kia Sportage

    5

    5

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Thrifty, Hertz

Mazda vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • 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

Mitsubishi vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Mitsubishi Pajero Sport 4WD

    Mitsubishi Pajero Sport 4WD

    5

    5

    4 large, 6 small

    Providers

    Sixt

    Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GLX

    Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GLX

    5

    5

    3 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Mitsubishi Triton 4WD dual cab

    Mitsubishi Triton 4WD dual cab

    5

    5

    6 large, 8 small

    Providers

    Sixt

Nissan vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Nissan X-Trail

    Nissan X-Trail

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Budget

Subaru vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Subaru Outback Premium

    Subaru Outback Premium

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Suzuki vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • Suzuki Swift

    Suzuki Swift

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

Toyota vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • 12 Seat Toyota HiAce

    12 Seat Toyota HiAce

    12

    4

    Providers

    Thrifty, 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

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Thrifty, Hertz

  • Toyota Corolla

    Toyota Corolla

    5

    4

    3 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget, Hertz

    Toyota Corolla  Hybrid

    Toyota Corolla HybridHybrid

    5

    4

    3 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Toyota Corolla Hatch

    Toyota Corolla Hatch

    5

    5

    2 small

    Providers

    Avis, Sixt

    Toyota Corolla Hybrid

    Toyota Corolla HybridHybrid

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Toyota Corrolla  Hybrid

    Toyota Corrolla HybridHybrid

    5

    5

    2 large, 3 small

    Providers

    Sixt

    Toyota Kluger

    Toyota Kluger

    5

    5

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget

  • 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

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • Toyota Prado

    Toyota Prado

    7

    5

    4 small

    Providers

    Avis, Budget

    Toyota RAV4

    Toyota RAV4

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Sixt

  • Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

    Toyota RAV4 HybridHybrid

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

Other vehicles for hire in Caloundra

  • 12 seater bus with luggage trailer

    12 seater bus with luggage trailer

    12

    3

    Providers

    Hertz

    19-22 Cubic Metre Van with Lift

    19-22 Cubic Metre Van with Lift

    3

    2

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • 2WD Single Cab Diesel Tray

    2WD Single Cab Diesel Tray

    2

    2

    Providers

    Hertz

    6 Cubic Metre Van

    6 Cubic Metre Van

    2

    4

    Providers

    Thrifty, Hertz

  • 9 Cubic Metre Van

    9 Cubic Metre Van

    2

    2

    Providers

    Hertz

    Dual Cab 4WD

    Dual Cab 4WD

    5

    4

    Providers

    Hertz, Thrifty

  • 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

  • VW Tiguan

    VW Tiguan

    5

    5

    2 large, 3 small

    Providers

    Sixt

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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 26 May, 2024

Caloundra daily rate data

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$57

$57

Mon

27 May

$57

$166

Tue

28 May

$56

$56

Wed

29 May

$42

$166

Thu

30 May

$57

$57

Fri

31 May

$42

$57

Sat

01 Jun

$57

$166

Price range over the past 12 months for a medium car

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$60

$88

Mon

27 May

$60

$84

Tue

28 May

$52

$84

Wed

29 May

$45

$84

Thu

30 May

$60

$84

Fri

31 May

$45

$77

Sat

01 Jun

$53

$77

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$101

$113

Mon

27 May

$94

$202

Tue

28 May

$94

$115

Wed

29 May

$71

$202

Thu

30 May

$100

$115

Fri

31 May

$71

$113

Sat

01 Jun

$72

$202

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$102

$103

Mon

27 May

$101

$116

Tue

28 May

$101

$104

Wed

29 May

$72

$116

Thu

30 May

$95

$104

Fri

31 May

$72

$102

Sat

01 Jun

$94

$116

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$60

$122

Mon

27 May

$60

$127

Tue

28 May

$59

$124

Wed

29 May

$49

$127

Thu

30 May

$60

$124

Fri

31 May

$49

$122

Sat

01 Jun

$60

$127

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

$62

$222

Mon

27 May

$62

$222

Tue

28 May

$61

$222

Wed

29 May

$51

$239

Thu

30 May

$62

$222

Fri

31 May

$51

$222

Sat

01 Jun

$62

$222

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

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

28 May

$179

$187

Wed

29 May

$151

$251

Thu

30 May

$177

$187

Fri

31 May

$143

$178

Sat

01 Jun

$168

$251

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

$171

$176

Tue

28 May

$163

$176

Wed

29 May

$150

$176

Thu

30 May

$163

$176

Fri

31 May

$150

$173

Sat

01 Jun

$134

$171

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

$291

$291

Tue

28 May

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

29 May

$264

$291

Thu

30 May

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

Fri

31 May

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

01 Jun

$291

$291

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

$109

$109

Tue

28 May

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

29 May

$97

$109

Thu

30 May

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

Fri

31 May

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

01 Jun

$109

$109

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

$98

$98

Tue

28 May

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

29 May

$98

$184

Thu

30 May

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

Fri

31 May

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

01 Jun

$98

$98

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

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

27 May

$181

$181

Tue

28 May

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

29 May

$131

$181

Thu

30 May

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

Fri

31 May

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

01 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 26 May, 2024

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Car rental depots in Caloundra

Car hire depots in Caloundra are marked on the map below.

Opening hours are provided by the depots and are subject to change.
  • Avis Currumundi Downtown

    704 Nicklin Way, Currimundi QLD, 4551

    Today •8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Budget Currumundi

    704 Nicklin Way, Currimundi QLD, 4551

    Today •8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Dollar Caloundra Downtown

    1D Baldwin Street, Caloundra QLD, 4551

    Today •Closed

    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

    Closed

  • Europcar Maroochydore Kawana

    294 Nicklin Way, Warana QLD, 4575

    Today •8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    monday

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    tuesday

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    wednesday

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    thursday

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    friday

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Hertz Caloundra Downtown

    51 Bowman Road, Caloundra QLD, 4551

    Today •Closed

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    Closed

  • Sixt Currimundi

    678 Nicklin Way, Currimundi QLD, 4551

    Today •Closed

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    saturday

    Closed

    sunday

    Closed

    4.40 • 1 rating

    5

    Service

    4

    Information

    4

    Accessibility

    5

    Vehicle

    4

    Presentation

  • Thrifty Caloundra

    51 Bowman Road, Caloundra QLD, 4551

    Today •Closed

    monday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    saturday

    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    sunday

    Closed

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Frequently asked questions

On hiring a car in Caloundra, Queensland

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

    Prices start at AUD $42 per day for a Compact Car, up to AUD $239 per day for a Fullsize SUV. Get a live rate for your planned dates and desired vehicle in Caloundra.

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

    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 between AUD $134 and AUD $291 per day. Check for a live rate by entering your desired car hire dates in Caloundra.

  • What is the highest-rated hire car in Caloundra?

    The highest-rated rental car in Caloundra 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 Caloundra?

    Sixt is the highest-rated car hire provider in Caloundra, based on ratings by our customers.

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

    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 Caloundra 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 Caloundra and drop off in another location?

    Absolutely. You can pick up your hire car in Caloundra and drop off in another location. However, there may be a one-way fee charged to your booking by your supplier.

  • 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.

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