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Secure Reliable Car Hire Deals in Sunshine - Fast and Easy


Use VroomVroomVroom to easily search, compare and book an affordable hire car in Sunshine, a suburb of Melbourne 11 kilometres from the city centre. Sunshine is one of Melbourne’s most culturally diverse suburbs and is ever evolving.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Sunshine

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots1

Melbourne Airport Collection

Flying into Melbourne Airport (MEL) and needing to get on the road without delay? Take your pick from one of our seven trusted suppliers and we’ll compare their best available rates.

Depot in Sunshine

Whether you need to pick up a car to get around Sunshine or are starting a longer road-trip conveniently pick up your hire car from this depot in Sunshine:

Budget logo727 Ballarat Road, Sunshine 3020
7:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Thursday
7:30am - 6:00pm Friday
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends

Frequently Asked Questions for Sunshine Car Hire

What is the highest-rated rental car in Sunshine?

The highest-rated rental car in Sunshine is Nissan Qashqai or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

Is insurance already included when I book a rental car in Sunshine?

Yes, basic insurance is already included when you hire a car in Sunshine. However, you may have to pay an excess amount if the rental car gets stolen or damaged which will cost around AUD$4000 to AUD$8250.

Can I pick up my rental car in Sunshine and drop off in another location?

Yes, you can. A one-way fee will be charged by your car hire supplier if you do, however.

How can I add an additional driver to my booking?

You can add an additional driver to your booking when you pick up your vehicle in Sunshine and your additional driver will need to provide their driver's licence to your car hire supplier. If the driver is under 25 years old, you may be charged an additional fee to include them in your booking.

Our Guide to Visiting Sunshine

Sunshine is a diverse suburb west of Melbourne’s CBD with plenty to see, eat and do in the area. Here are some of our favourite spots in and around Sunshine:

Attractions | Accommodation


Kevin Wheelahan Gardens

Address: 50 Devonshire Road, Sunshine 3020

Let the kids run amok in this popular playground in Sunshine. Pack a picnic lunch to enjoy or make use of the BBQs on-site. There’s plenty of grassy spots and shady trees to lay back and watch the clouds too.

Walia Ibex

Address: 197 Hampshire Road, Sunshine 3020

Opt for a cuisine you don’t get to eat everyday at Walia Ibex, where you can dine on traditional Ethopian meals. Save room for their Mahberawi all you can eat menu!

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Glengala Hotel

Address: 214 Glengala Rd, Sunshine 3020

The Glengala Hotel offers 11 rooms with free Wi-Fi, tea/coffee making facilities and mini-fridges for guests. Located 16 kilometres from Melbourne’s CBD, the hotel is suitable for families with a kids’ indoor playground on-site and free parking for guests.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Sunshine Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 7 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Fiona A.
    Date: 08 Jan 2022
    Feedback: Great service
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: ALEX L.
    Date: 01 Jan 2022
    Feedback: Friendly with Good service.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Murtuza C.
    Date: 30 Dec 2021
    Feedback: Overall car hire process was smooth. Happy with the service.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Steve B.
    Date: 22 Nov 2021
    Feedback: Easy pickup and great car - all working well
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Hui Z.
    Date: 30 Oct 2013
    Feedback: live help chat is very helpful
    Rating: 5/5 😀