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Hornsby is a suburb located on the Upper North Shore of Sydney and is one hour away from Sydney CBD. With great deals on car rental, VroomVroomVroom is the best place to hire a car in Hornsby.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Hornsby

Vehicle ClassesIntermediate, Economy, Compact, Standard, Wagon/Estate, Fullsize, SUV, Premium, Van, Luxury
Number of Depots2
SuppliersAvis, Thrifty

Sydney Airport Collection

Get on the road as soon as you land by collecting your next hire car from Sydney Airport (SYD). Take your pick from one of our seven trusted suppliers and we’ll compare their best available rates.

Depots in Hornsby

Whether you’re after a short rental to get around Hornsby or a long rental for a road trip around New South Wales, you can collect your vehicle in these locations:

Avis logo126 Pacific Highway, Hornsby 2077
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 10:00am Sunday.

Thrifty logo55 Jersey Street, Hornsby 2077
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:30am - 11:30am weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Hornsby Car Hire

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

In April 2019, our customers paid between AUD $45 and AUD $127 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Hornsby, use our price comparison tool.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Hornsby?

The highest-rated rental car in Hornsby is Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

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

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

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

Absolutely! However, your supplier may charge you with a one-way fee.

Our Guide to Visiting Hornsby

About 25 kilometres drive from Sydney's CBD, Hornsby gives its visitors the opportunity to enjoy leisure activities like sports and shopping, and catch up on Australian art through exhibitions and performances during festivals. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around the area:

Attractions | Accommodation


Lisgar Gardens

Address: Lisgar Road, Hornsby 2077

Lisgar Gardens is a peaceful hillside garden that features more than 90 varieties of camellias, along with waterfalls and fish ponds nestled within the busy streets of west Hornsby.

Hornsby Aquatic and Leisure Centre

Address: 203 Peats Ferry Road, Hornsby 2077

Known locally as simply Hornsby Pool, Hornsby Aquatic and Leisure Centre is a state-of-the-art facility and features heated pools, play equipment for the kids, a gymnasium, a kiosk and cafe, and multi-purpose rooms for club activities and dry recreation activities.

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The Hornsby Inn

Address: Corner Burdett and Hunter Streets, Hornsby 2077

Set in the town centre, the Hornsby Inn is only a 10-minute walk from Hornsby Park and is a 40-minute drive from Sydney CBD. Guests at this laid-back pub enjoy free Wi-Fi and parking.

Hornsby Railway Hotel

Address: 31 Station Street, Hornsby 2077

Built in 1888, the Hornsby Railway Hotel is famous for its sports bar, night club and one of the best restaurants in Hornsby.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Hornsby Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 32 reviews
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    Reviewer: Hathaithip J.
    Date: 01 May 2022
    Feedback: Nice and comfort
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Nicole H.
    Date: 18 Apr 2022
    Feedback: Great experience. No issues at all. Friendly, helpful staff. Good cars (have booked multiple times with AVIS)
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Louise K.
    Date: 16 Apr 2022
    Feedback: Absolutely fine. Its always straight forward and transparent.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Christiane C.
    Date: 27 Feb 2022
    Feedback: Very good service
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Raewynne L.
    Date: 08 Jul 2018
    Feedback: Very Happy with the website and booking
    Rating: 5/5 😀