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VroomVroomVroom is your solution to easily search, compare and book a hire car in Maitland. Located in the Hunter Valley, Maitland is 40 minutes’ drive from Newcastle where there’s a world of food, culture and art to discover.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Maitland

Available car types​Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Rental depots​​3
Car rental suppliersEuropcar, Hertz, Thrifty​

Newcastle Airport Collection

Flying in? Start your trip straight away by collecting your hire car from Newcastle Airport (NTL)​. Search, compare and book the car that best suits your needs from one of our six trusted suppliers on-site.

Depots in Maitland

Conveniently pick up your hire car from these depots in Maitland:

Europcar logo16 Johnson Street, Maitland 2320
8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 11:00am weekends.

Hertz logo21 Melbourne Street, Maitland 2320
8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm Saturday.

Thrifty logo85 High Street, Maitland 2320
7:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:00am - 12:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 12:00pm Sunday.


Frequently Asked Questions for Maitland Car Hire

How can I find cars to hire in Maitland?

Finding the right car for your needs is easy with VroomVroomVroom. Use our price comparison tool​ to search, compare and book the car that suits best.

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

Yes, but be prepared to pay a one-way fee​, charged by your car hire supplier.

Where can I park while visiting Maitland?

Parking​ in Maitland is easy to find with plenty of street parking available. Always check the signs for parking time limits and costs before leaving your vehicle.

Our Guide to Visiting Maitland

Spend some time discovering the charm of Maitland from local farm-fresh produce, boutiques, and local arts, all two-hours from Sydney. ​Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Maitland:

Attractions | Accommodation



Attractions

Maitland Gaol

Address: 6/18 John Street, East Maitland 2323

Maitland Gaol is a slice of Australia’s history, housing some of our most notorious criminals during its history as a maximum-security prison for more than 150 years. Closing in 1998, it is now a popular tourist attraction where you can join a guided tour or take yourself through the historic building.

Mortels Sheepskin Factory

Address: 1 Weakleys Drive, Thornton 2322​​

Visit this award-winning family-owned business which is also the oldest continuously operating ugg boot factory in the world. Visitors to Mortels Sheepskin Factory can take a tour of the fully operational manufacturing plant Monday to Friday for a small fee. While there, enjoy a bite to eat from the cafe before visiting The Sheep’s Back Museum to learn more about the history of the UGG boot.

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Accommodation

Quest Maitland

Address: 1 Ken Tubman Drive, Maitland 2320

Quest Maitland offers 42 serviced apartment-style hotel rooms in the Maitland CBD. Apartments are available as a studio or a one or two-bedroom configuration. Guests can also take advantage of on-site parking, complimentary Wi-Fi and laundry facilities.

Mercure Maitland Monte Pio

Address: Cnr New England Highway and Dwyer Street, Maitland 2320

The Mercure Maitland Monte Pio is a historic hotel dating back to the 1800s. Today, it offers guests 47 modern rooms from sophisticated spa suites to standard guest rooms. All rooms have a flat-screen TV, fridge and tea/coffee making facilities. The hotel is a short 35-minute drive to popular wineries of the Hunter Valley region.

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Customer Reviews for Maitland Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 12 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Judith H.
    Date: 31 Mar 2020
    Feedback: Extra insurance should not be paid until rental paid.I am still waiting for refund from previous rental that had to be cancelled due to airline cancelling flight.
    Rating: 3.5/5 indifferent
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Tilmann R.
    Date: 24 Mar 2020
    Feedback: Very easy, thank you
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Anonymous
    Date: 23 Mar 2020
    Feedback: VroomVroomVroom, top notch site for comparison rentals, helpful with their service and nothing was problem when I had to unfortunately cancel my booking 2 Thumbsup :)
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Ovidiu F.
    Date: 21 Mar 2020
    Feedback: Quick and easy
    Rating: 5/5 happy
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    Reviewer: Leon E.
    Date: 20 Mar 2020
    Feedback: all good
    Rating: 5/5 happy