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Compare Car Hire Rates in Capalaba


Capalaba is an eastern suburb of Brisbane and is a 20-minute drive from Brisbane Airport (BNE). Search, compare, and book an affordable hire car with VroomVroomVroom for your trip to Capalaba.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Capalaba

Vehicle ClassesCompact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, SUV
Number of Depots2
Car Rental BrandsAvis, Budget

Brisbane Airport Collection

Start your journey sooner by collecting your hire car from Brisbane Airport (BNE) as soon as you land. We work with seven trusted car rental brands at the airport to get you on the road sooner.

Car Rental Depots in Capalaba

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

Avis logo

231 Old Cleveland Road, Capalaba 4157
7:30am - 5:30pm daily.

Budget logo

231 Old Cleveland Road, Capalaba 4157
7:30am - 5:30pm daily.

Frequently Asked Questions for Capalaba Car Hire

What type of licence do I need to rent a car in Capalaba?

You'll need a full driver's licence held for a minimum of 12 months. If your licence is not in English, you’ll be asked to show an International or Overseas Licence written in English or similarly a translation document.

How can I add an additional driver to my booking in Capalaba?

Additional drivers will have the option to be added before or after the pick-up date if they will not be in attendance upon collection of the hire car by visiting a nearby depot.

How can I add a car seat to my booking in Capalaba?

Adding extras to your booking in Capalaba like a car seat, booster seat or GPS is now made easy with VroomVroomVroom. All you need to do is decide on what extras you need in the display box during the booking process online or simply contact our customer care team if you need to add something after booking.

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

Of course! Keep in mind there may be a one-way fee charged to do so, but those are already included in the rates we display on our site.

Our Guide to Visiting Capalaba

Located 20 kilometres southeast from the Brisbane CBD, Capalaba is a suburb that serves as a gateway to the coastal Redlands region for urban Brisbanites. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Capalaba:

Attractions | Accommodation


Capalaba Regional Park

Address: Pittwin Road North, Capalaba 4157

Cited as one of the best adventure playgrounds in southeast Brisbane, the Capalaba Regional Park is 14 hectares of a splendid green oasis on the edge of Capalaba with something for everyone. The park has two large lagoons linked by pathways and a popular playground for children of all abilities, plus an off-leash dog park with ample parking.

Ted’s Corner

Address: East, 3247 Old Cleveland Road, Capalaba 4155

Ted’s Corner, also known as Capalaba Produce, Pets & Plants, is your one-stop-shop for everything from your farmyard to your backyard. It's a great place to let your kids experience how to pet pigs, hold chicks, chase goats and run amuck with roaming geese and hens. The store has plenty of pet food, plants and vegetable seedlings for sale plus an on-site cafe.

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The Friendly Chat Bed and Breakfast

Address: 137 Mooroondu Road, Thorneside 4158

The Friendly Chat Bed and Breakfast is located on Moreton Bay, a 10-minute drive from Capalaba and takes 39 minutes' drive from Brisbane. Guests can enjoy their own patio and access to a well-equipped kitchen with a microwave, small oven, refrigerator and a lounge area with a TV and a DVD player, BBQ facilities, plus free Wi-Fi and parking.

Alexandra Hills Hotel Suites

Address: McDonald Road and Finucane Road, Alexandra Hills 4161

The Alexandra Hills is a stylish 4.5-star hotel and is an eight-minute drive from Capalaba with easy access to the Sleeman Sports Centre Chandler, Sirromet Winery, Brisbane CBD and Brisbane Airport. This casual hotel and conference center has 40 generous guest suites with in house movies, flat-screen TV, internet access, in-room tea and coffee, gymnasium and free secure parking.

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