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Travel Guide

Finding a Reliable Car Hire in Penrith Is Easy


Penrith is a 50-minute drive from Sydney’s CBD, and is the gateway to the Blue Mountains. Search, compare, and book an affordable hire car with VroomVroomVroom for exploring Penrith and the greater Sydney region.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Penrith

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots5
SuppliersAvis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty

Sydney Airport Collection

Consider picking up your hire car from Sydney Airport (SYD) for an easier commute to Penrith. We work with seven suppliers at the airport, providing you an extensive range of vehicles to choose from at the most competitive rates on offer.

Depots in Penrith

Whether you’re a local after a quick rental or a visitor needing holiday transport, you can collect a car right here in Penrith.

Avis logo1A Worth Street, Penrith 2751
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.
Budget logo1A Worth Street, Penrith 2751
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.
Europcar logo6-8 Doonmore Street, Penrith 2750
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.
Hertz logo2066 Castlereagh Road, Penrith 2750
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:30am - 12:00pm Saturday.
8:00am - 10:00am Sunday.
Thrifty logo556 High Street, Penrith 2750
8:00am - 6:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 1:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Penrith Car Hire

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

In April 2019, our customers were able to book a rental car in Penrith from AUD $28 and AUD $107 per day depending on the vehicle type and length of booking. For the most up to date cost of hiring a car in Penrith, use our price comparison tool.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Penrith?

A Toyota Yaris Manual or similar is the highest rated type of rental car in Penrith based on recent ratings by customers.

What is the highest-rated car hire supplier in Penrith?

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

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

Dropping off your hire car at a different location to pick up is possible, however, most suppliers will charge a one-way fee.

Our Guide To Visiting Penrith

There’s plenty for everyone to explore in Penrith. From thrilling outdoor adventures, cultural discoveries and a thriving food scene, this thriving suburb of Western Sydney has plenty to offer. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Penrith:

Attractions | Accommodation


Penrith Heritage Drive

Address: Mulgoa 2754

Learn about Penrith’s history from the comfort of your car on this self-guided drive. Around 50 kilometres, it passes some of the oldest buildings in Penrith, Emu Plains, and Mulgoa. You’ll see 27 historic sites, including Victoria Bridge and Mamre House, with the opportunity to enjoy a picnic on the banks of the Nepean River.

Museum of Fire

Address: 1 Museum Dr, Penrith NSW 2750

Penrith’s Museum of Fire celebrates the history of firefighters and fire services in Australia. You’ll learn in a fun and interactive environment, and see heritage-listed fire service vehicles.

Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler

Address: Tench Avenue, Jamisontown 2750

Board the Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler and see Penrith from the water. Sit back and enjoy the cruise as the paddlewheeler’s Captain shares stories of the area’s history, then enjoy a meal on board while taking in the sights.

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Holiday Inn Sydney St Marys

Address: Corner Forrester and Boronia Roads, St Marys 2760

Stay in Western Sydney’s newest hotel offering 117 modern rooms with a business centre, gym, and meeting rooms. Just a short drive from Sydney’s M7 and M4 motorways, the hotel is easy to get to in your hire car.

Jamison Hotel

Address: 186 Smith St, Penrith 2750

The Jamison Hotel is an affordable accommodation option in the heart of Penrith. Choose from nine well-appointed studio rooms or family apartments; all with free Wi-Fi.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Penrith Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 95 reviews
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    Reviewer: Fakhra M.
    Date: 09 May 2018
    Feedback: Hopefully car pick etc will be great too.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Andrew G.
    Date: 09 Dec 2017
    Feedback: easy. as always. i only ever use vroom vroom now.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Date: 15 Nov 2017
    Feedback: Wow so easy to use
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    Reviewer: Amanda B.
    Date: 26 Mar 2017
    Feedback: Quick easy and hassle free. Love it!
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: Roer J.
    Date: 15 Dec 2015
    Feedback: Chat line was quick and direct with the answer to my queries. helped me decide on my choice.
    Rating: 5/5 😀