VroomVroomVroom makes booking a car hire in Darwin easy. Search, compare and book with our reliable and affordable options from Australia’s leading hire car companies.
|Vehicle Classes ||Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV|
|Number of Depots ||6 in CBD|
|Suppliers ||Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty|
We work with six hire car suppliers at Darwin Airport and compare their rates for you to ensure you get the best price. Collect from Darwin Airport and get on the road sooner.
With locations across Darwin, collecting or dropping off your hire car is convenient and easy. Find the location that best suits your needs and check out our depots in Darwin. Compare rates in Darwin.
As the gateway to pristine national parks and iconic natural attractions, a trip to Darwin and the Northern Territory makes for the perfect road trip. These are our top tips for driving in and around Darwin:
Dean (August 2019): Dean booked a rental car with Avis for their trip to Darwin. They received a full-size car and rated its condition 10/10. They had a great experience collecting and returning their vehicle but would prefer if rental cars in Darwin would have unlimited kilometres.
In February 2019, our customers paid between AUD $19 and AUD $112 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Darwin, use our price comparison tool.
Recent ratings from VroomVroomVroom customers show that the highest-rated car in Darwin is a Nissan Qashqai or similar.
Enterprise is the highest-rated car supplier in Darwin based on recent ratings by our customers.
If you need to pick up or drop off your hire car after hours in Darwin, consider Budget which is open until 3:00pm on a Sunday and 6:00pm weeknights or Enterprise which opens at 7:30am daily. For earlier pick ups or later drop offs than this, consider choosing Darwin Airport as your collection / drop off point.
You will need to pay an excess amount (ranging anywhere from AUD$4000 to AUD$8250) if you hire car is damaged or stolen. In Australia, general car insurance is covered by the car rental company.
Get a taste for the charm of the Northern Territory with a visit to Darwin. Take in the sights of the city’s harbour, WWII history, a thriving food culture, and plenty of outdoor adventures. Here are some of our favourite experiences in and around Darwin:
Address: 28 Doctors Gully Rd, Larrakeyah 0820
Feeding fish by hand at high-tide is a unique Darwin experience that’s been running for more than 40 years. Access is easy and you can choose to participate in the hand feeding or just sit and watch the spectacle. Either way, it’s a unique and memorable activity!
Wander through more than 200 food and market stalls at The Mindil Sunset Beach Markets held from April to October each year.
Casuarina Coastal Reserve is a popular spot for many with its white sandy beaches, picnic areas, cycling paths, and native wildlife. The 1500-hectare reserve includes eight kilometres of beaches, though swimming during Summer is usually off-limits due to jellyfish season.
Want to find out what else Darwin has to offer? Check out these awesome tours offered by Tourstogo.com.
Address: 25 Hidden Valley Rd, Berrimah 0828
Hidden Valley Holiday Park is a short 10-minute drive from the Darwin CBD. It’s a locally-owned business offering villas, family cabins, and open plan units.
Address: 50 Mitchell St, Darwin City 0800
If you’re looking for a budget-friendly hotel in Darwin, the Value Inn is affordable and conveniently located in the heart of Darwin’s CBD.