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Find the car hire best for you by searching, comparing and booking with VroomVroomVroom. Prahran is a stylish suburb five kilometres to the south of Melbourne. The suburb is a popular destination for shopping, dining out and nightlife.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Prahran

Vehicle classes​Economy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of depots​6
SuppliersAvis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty​​

Melbourne Airport Collection

Get on the road as soon as you land by collecting your hire car from Melbourne Airport (MEL)​. We have vehicles available through seven suppliers that service the airport.

Depots in Prahran

Whether you need to get around Prahran, or you’re looking to explore further afield, you can pick up your hire car from this depot in Prahran and those located in the nearby suburbs of South Yarra​ and St Kilda​.

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302 Kororoit Creek Road, Prahran 3016

8:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 11:00am weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Prahran Car Hire

How can I see what cars are available to hire in Prahran?

You can easily search, compare and book a variety of cars from Prahran by doing a search using our price comparison tool​.

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

If you’re starting your journey in Prahran but driving further afield, you can nominate to drop off your car at another location but your car hire supplier may charge a one-way fee​.

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

You can add an additional driver​​ to your booking when you collect your hire car from depots in and around Prahran. However, keep in mind that the additional driver should be with you when picking up the vehicle to present their driver’s licence and be added to the rental agreement.

Our Guide to Visiting Prahran

Prahran is a popular suburb, south of Melbourne’s CBD, and is regarded for its shopping, cafe scene, and nightlife. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Prahran:

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Prahran Market

Address: 163 Commercial Road, South Yarra 3141

Order a takeaway coffee and get ready to shop for the freshest produce, deli goods, and meats at the Prahran Market. Considered Melbourne’s number one market, this is a one-stop shop for all your culinary needs.

Chapel Street Bazaar

Address: 217 Chapel Street, Prahran 3181

Take a step back in time when you visit Chapel Street Bazaar and shop clothing, jewellery, furniture, books, toys, and more in this eclectic antique thrift shop. You’re sure to find a piece with a story!

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Hiigh Apartments

Address: 153B High Street, Prahran 3181

Stay central to all of Prahran’s vibrancy in the self-catering apartments at Hiigh Apartments. Each apartment includes a large balcony, fully-fitted kitchen, air-conditioning, LCD TVs, and laundry facilities. Secure underground parking is available.

The Cullen - Melbourne Art Series Hotel

Address: 164 Commercial Road, Prahran 3181

Stay amongst the art of Australian artist Adam Cullen at The Cullen Hotel. This Art Series Hotel offers guests modern studio suites with free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, kitchenettes, and the opportunity to upgrade to suites with balconies and larger living areas. Parking is available for a fee.

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Customer Reviews for Prahran Car Hire
Rating: 4.7 / 5 based on 18 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
  • How was your booking experience?
    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
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Ovidiu F.
    Date: 21 Mar 2020
    Feedback: Quick and easy
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Leon E.
    Date: 20 Mar 2020
    Feedback: all good
    Rating: 5/5 happy