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Find Great Rates on Katherine Car Hire


Katherine is a town situated 320 kilometres south-east of Darwin in the Northern Territory. VroomVroomVroom helps you to easily search, compare and book an affordable hire car in Katherine.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Katherine

Vehicle ClassesCompact, SUV, Fullsize, Wagon/Estate, Standard
Number of Depots2
SuppliersHertz, Thrifty

Darwin Airport Collection

Secure the best rates and convenient pick-up or drop-off with our six trusted suppliers at Darwin Airport (DRW).

Depots in Katherine

Explore the beauty of the Northern Territory with a hire car. Find the most convenient location to collect or drop off your hire car in Katherine with two suppliers in the area.

Hertz logoGiles Street, Katherine 0850
8:00am - 4:00pm weekdays.
8:30am - 12:30pm Saturday.
Closed Sunday.

Thrifty logo6 Katherine Terrace, Katherine South 0850
8:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
9:00am - 5:00pm Saturday.
Closed Sunday.

Frequently Asked Questions for Katherine Car Hire

How can I find the nearest car rental in Katherine?

After searching for a hire car in Katherine with our search form, you can easily view the depots in the area by clicking the 'View depots here' in the preceding results page. This will let you easily see the nearest depot for you.

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

Yes, but most car hire suppliers will charge a one-way fee, which is already included in the prices we display.

Can I add an additional driver to my booking in Katherine?

Yes, you can add an additional driver to your booking when you collect your hire car in Katherine. If adding after the pick-up date, you may visit a nearby depot of the supplier you've booked with to present their driver's licence as they will need to be added to the rental agreement before they can drive the hire car.

Our Guide to Visiting Katherine

Surrounded by rugged Australian outback and the Nitmiluk National Park, Katherine is a great place if you want to see the Aussie Outback for yourself. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around the area:

Attractions | Accommodation


Cutta Cutta Caves Nature Park

Address: Cutta Cutta Caves, Stuart Highway 0852

Cutta Cutta Caves Nature Park is easily accessible from the Stuart Highway, about 27 kilometres south of Katherine. The park sweeps across 1,500 hectares of karst limestone landscape and houses caves formed millions of years ago and still growing today.

Katherine Gorge

Address: Gorge Road, Nitmiluk 0852

Located just 30 kilometres north-east of Katherine nestled in the heart of Nitmiluk National Park, the Katherine Gorge is probably the most popular attraction to visit in this town. The ancient Aboriginals left as heritage many vivid paintings that can still be found on the rocks. A large number of precipitations erased most of these drawings, but some of them remained intact and tourists can still see them today.

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Pine Tree Motel

Address: 3 Third Street, Katherine 0850

Set among tropical gardens, Pine Tree Motel boasts an outdoor pool, a bar and BBQ facilities. Only a three-hour drive from Darwin, the motel features rooms with tea and coffee making facilities, garden views, access to a shared terrace and free Wi-Fi.

ibis Styles Katherine

Address: 9 Cyprus Street, Katherine 0850

ibis Styles Katherine, located near the centre of Katherine and is close to Katherine Gorge and thermal pools, offers a restaurant, bar, swimming pool and tennis court. The hotel offers plenty of guided day tours like Aboriginal cultural and guided tours, canoeing, crocodile spotting, bushwalking and scenic flights.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Katherine Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 5 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Hathaithip J.
    Date: 01 May 2022
    Feedback: Nice and comfort
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    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 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Louise K.
    Date: 16 Apr 2022
    Feedback: Absolutely fine. Its always straight forward and transparent.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Christiane C.
    Date: 27 Feb 2022
    Feedback: Very good service
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Kylie F.
    Date: 22 Jan 2022
    Feedback: Very reliable car
    Rating: 5/5 😀