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Finding a Cheap Car Hire in Coolangatta is Now Easy

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Coolangatta houses the Gold Coast Airport​ and is the perfect starting point to your road trip adventure in Queensland. There are many wonderful places to explore in the area so make sure to hire a car to easily get from one attraction to another. VroomVroomVroom offers you a wide selection of rental cars from trusted brands such as Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz and Thrifty​ so you can find a vehicle that will best suit your budget and needs.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Coolangatta

Available car types​Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Rental depots​​7
Car rental suppliersAvis, Budget, East Coast, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty​​

Why Hire a Car in Coolangatta Through VroomVroomVroom

Here are some of the reasons our customers choose to book with us:

  • More pick up and drop off locations: You can also hire a car at the Gold Coast Airport (formerly known as Coolangatta Airport)
  • Enjoy a wide selection of vehicles: Aside from rental cars, you can also book a campervan rental at Coolangatta.
  • Great rates: We have negotiated with our rental partners so we can provide the best price. Read our price promise​ for more details.
  • Excellent customer assistance: If you are not sure how to book a car rental in Coolangatta from a specific depot, contact us and let us help you. You may also leave us a message on Facebook and Twitter.

Best Time to Visit Coolangatta

Winter is the peak season in Coolangatta so expect hotel rates to increase during this time. If you want to avoid the tourist crowds and snag some great deals, travel between March and May which is the slowest months for tourism. Summer is also a great time to visit and not that crowded as well.

Driving Tips in Coolangatta

It is fairly easy driving around Coolangatta since roads are well signposted. You will also less likely to experience traffic congestion in this coastal suburb. Just follow the road rules in Australia​ to avoid getting in trouble with the law.

Explore Coolangatta in a Rental Car

​Coolangatta is a coastal suburb located on the southernmost part of the Gold Coast. With cool, wet summers and mild winters, it is perfect to have a hire car and visit this place all year round. ​

Kirra Beach has one of the premier surf breaks in the world. The Kirra Point separates the beach to Coolangatta beach so you can easily go beach-hopping on both beaches. The beach is just a stone's throw away from restaurants and shops.

Gold Coast Airport was formerly known as Coolangatta Airport. Gold Coast Airport is an international one, being the sixth busiest international airport in Australia. Throughout time, this airport was expanded and in 2011 received the Staff Service Excellence Australia/Pacific, so it only offers quality services that you can rely on. You may also collect your hire car here.

The Tweed River is very long and offers its tourists unforgettable beaches and blue, clear waters. It is also a good location to park your hire car as it is where lots of aquatic events take place. Io if you intend to visit Coolangatta, do not forget about this huge and gorgeous river! It will take your breath away!

Tweed Heads is Coolangatta's neighbouring "twin town" and the two share their economy. It is an interesting place to visit in a hire car because here you can celebrate New Year twice during an hour by just crossing the street. This is possible due to the fact that is very close to Queensland's border. From here you can park your hire car to Mount Warning and Lamington National Parks. It is also the place where many famous figures were born such as Brad Davis, a rugby league player or Mick Fanning, a world champion surfer.