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Find Great Rates on Croydon Car Hire

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Search, compare, and find great deals on a wide variety of rental cars in Croydon with VroomVroomVroom. Croydon is a suburb located 27 kilometres east of central Melbourne​​, between Ringwood and Lilydale.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Croydon

Vehicle Classes​Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots​​4
SuppliersAvis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty​

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Depots in Croydon

Please note that the closest depots to Croydon are in Bayswater​.

Avis logo100 Canterbury Road, Bayswater North 3153
7:45am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am- 12:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 11:00am Sunday.

Budget logo256 Canterbury Road, Bayswater North 3153
8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 3:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 11:00am Sunday.

Europcar logo244 Canterbury Road, Bayswater 3153
8:00am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.

Thrifty logo178 Canterbury Road, Bayswater North 3153
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
7:30am - 12:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Croydon Car Hire

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

In May 2019, our customers paid between AUD $35 and AUD $98 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Croydon, use our price comparison tool​.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Croydon?

The highest-rated rental car in Croydon is Mitsubishi ASX or similar or similar based on recent ratings​ by our customers.

Who is the highest-rated car hire supplier in Croydon?

Avis​ is the highest-rated car hire supplier in Croydon based on recent ratings by our customers.

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

Yes. You can drop off your vehicle outside Croydon. However, you may have to pay a one-way fee​.

Our Guide to Visiting Croydon

Situated approximately 40 minutes from Melbourne's CBD, Croydon is a suburb located in the foothills of the beautiful Dandenong Ranges, where you can enjoy beautiful parklands and public sporting facilities. Here are some of our favourite spots in Croydon:

Attractions | Accommodation


Candlebark Walk Reserve

Address: 57 Croydon Hills Drive, Croydon Hills 3136

Candlebark Walk Reserve is a local park with plenty of activities to choose from, such as bushwalking and dog walking. The reserve, which occupies 9.2 hectares, has 2.5 hectares of open spaces and 117 indigenous species. It also has a lake, walking trail around the reserve, and a small playground.  

Tarralla Creek Trail

Address: Croydon 3136

The Tarralla Creek Trail is a shared-use path for cyclists and pedestrians, which follows Tarralla Creek  through Croydon. The trail stretches bush and parks inhabited by several bird species and some interesting vegetation, especially in the Town Park in Croydon.

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Victoria House Motor Inn

Address: 331 Maroondah Highway, Croydon 3136

Victoria House Motor Inn is a stylish boutique accommodation with unique antique furnishing, and is a 30-minute drive from central Melbourne. This Victorian-style inn provides a restaurant, a well-stocked wine bar, and free on-site parking.

Baringa Villa

Address: 15 Baringa Road, Croydon North 3136

Baringa Villa features two-bedroom villas with a spa bath, a fully-equipped kitchen, an outdoor dining area, and a balcony with garden and mountain views. It also offers free Wi-Fi and continental breakfasts. The villa is a 20-minute drive from Warratina Lavender Farm, and a 35-minute drive from Melbourne’s CBD.

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