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Find a hire car in Toowoomba by searching, comparing, and booking with VroomVroomVroom. Sometimes called "The Garden City," Toowoomba has a lot to offer throughout the year.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Toowoomba

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Fullsize, Standard, SUV, Wagon/Estate, Van, Premium
Number of Depots​5
Suppliers​Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty

Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport Collection

Flying into Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport (WTB) and need to get on the road without hassle? Collect your vehicle from Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport​ where we work with five car rental suppliers.

Top Hire Car Tips in Toowoomba

A favourite city to visit, Toowoomba is full of theatres, galleries, great shopping, and beautiful parks and gardens. Here are some of our top tips when driving in Toowoomba:

  1. The speed limit in built-up areas of the city is 50km/h and 100km/h in rural areas. Make sure to always drive to the conditions of the road which can vary from day to day.
  2. Drivers are advised to be courteous and must travel at a speed that is suitable for their driving skills and appropriate for the vehicle they are driving.
  3. Ruthven and Margaret Streets within the CBD has free one-hour parking. There are also some 5 and 10-minute parking bays located on either side of Ruthven and Margaret Streets.
  4. Get familiar and observe street signage to understand the parking options within the CBD.
  5. You could face additional charges if you return the car without a full tank of fuel. To find the best value on fuel, use our free fuel price comparison app​.​

What Our Customers Say

Cathy (February 2020): Cathy picked up an Avis rental car in Toowoomba. She rented a compact car and gave it a 10/10 rating. She overall had a fine experience in collecting and returning the vehicle.

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Frequently Asked Questions for Toowoomba Car Hire

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

In April 2019, our customers paid between AUD $36 and AUD $116 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Toowoomba, use our price comparison tool​.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Toowoomba?

The highest-rated rental car in Toowoomba is Kia Rio or similar based on recent ratings​ by our customers.

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

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

Our Guide To Visiting Toowoomba

Toowoomba is an easy day trip to make from Brisbane. It's also a wonderful spot to relax with plenty of fun things to do for a long weekend or holiday. Here are some of our favourite experiences in and around Toowoomba:


Attractions

The Empire Theatres

Address: 54-56 Neil St, Toowoomba City 4350

Renowned for its classic art deco architecture, The Empire Theatres is the largest performing arts precinct in regional Australia. The theatre also offers historical tours and attracts many visitors each year.

Picnic Point Toowoomba

Address: 164 Tourist Rd, Toowoomba City 4350

A popular go-to picnic spot in Toowoomba, Picnic Point offers a beautifully landscaped parkland with playgrounds, barbecue, and magnificent lookouts over the city and the Lockyer Valley.

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Accommodation

Highlander Motor Inn & Apartments

Address: 226/228 James St, South Toowoomba 4350

A 4-Star AAA-rated, the Highlander Motor Inn & Apartments has 23 motel rooms and one, two and three-bedroom apartments. This relaxed low-rise motor inn features free Wi-Fi and movies, flat-screen TVs, an outdoor heated saltwater pool (seasonal), a covered BBQ area, and parking and laundry facilities.

Sunray Motor Inn

Address: 96 McDougall St, Wilsonton 4350

Just across the road from Toowoomba Airdrome, the Sunray Motor Inn offers 19 modern units and boasts a wide range of quality accommodation facilities. Guests can enjoy undercover parking, conference facilities, saltwater pool as well as free Wi-Fi and BBQ facilities.

Customer Reviews for Toowoomba Car Hire
Rating: 4.8 / 5 based on 75 reviews
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    Reviewer: Robert D.
    Date: 21 Oct 2020
    Feedback: Fast, simple, easy.
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Lisa M.
    Date: 16 Sep 2020
    Feedback: Nice and easy. No fuss ?
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Robert B.
    Date: 02 Jan 2020
    Feedback: These sites are always a bit painful...
    Rating: 3.5/5 indifferent
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Peter M.
    Date: 29 Apr 2019
    Feedback: Very easy and straightforward
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Diana S.
    Date: 02 Aug 2014
    Feedback: The only problem I had was deciding which car I wanted! Too easy and very quick!!
    Rating: 5/5 happy