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Hertz Car Rental in Australia: Hire a Car With Our Help

Looking for the cheapest car hire from Hertz in Australia? Look no further! Everything you need to know about renting a car from Hertz is right here. Use the search form at the top of the page to compare vehicle rentals and book a hire car today. If you need further assistance, our customer care team is available to help. Our booking process is quick and our rates are low. Before you book a Hertz car hire through VroomVroomVroom, take time to read some of the useful information below.


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About Hertz

Hertz has set the standard for quality, reliability, and service worldwide with a car rental history of over 90 years. The company's dedication to their customers has paid off as they branched out from the United States to different parts of the world including Australia. Decades after its humble beginnings in Chicago, Hertz now claims to be the largest airport general use car rental brand in the world.

With a Hertz, your driving experience will be more enjoyable and comfortable. You'll also feel safe knowing that their rental cars are constantly updated. One-year-old models are sold to make room for new vehicles. Their fleet offers the ultimate in modern comfort and style.

Ensure you are booking a great deal by visiting VroomVroomVroom to compare prices and deals alongside other leading car hire companies in Australia. Eliminating the hassle of shopping around on a number of car hire websites, we use state-of-the-art technology to allow you to view all of Hertz's current rates and availability. Being one of the few car rental companies in the International market, Hertz is a trusted name and VroomVroomVroom can help you book a great deal for your rental car.

Search and Book a Hertz Car Rental in Australia

Hertz is one of the most renowned car rental brands in the world and they have over 8,100 locations across the globe. In Australia, you can find their location in almost every corner of the country – from major towns and cities to domestic and international airports.

Hertz has over 220 car rental locations in Australia so you are sure to find a vehicle that will fit your budget and preference. Whether you are travelling for business or for pleasure, or maybe need a temporary car while your vehicle is in the auto shop, you will surely find the perfect car hire with Hertz.

Apart from offering the latest fleet of rental cars, Hertz also has 4WDs, vans, buses, trucks, Utes, and moving vans for hire. The Land Down Under is a great place to go on a road trip, but there are also other destinations in the world that are worth exploring with a car rental.

For those who applied for the Frequent Flyer Programs, Hertz and Virgin Australia group of airlines have collaborated to give Velocity Points to their valued members. Registered customers can now receive Velocity Points for every dollar spent when they book a car hire in Australia with Hertz and enjoy great rewards after.

Hertz offers great car hire deals in Europe, including the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain. They also have depots all over the United States and New Zealand. The car rental company continues to provide excellent car hire service ever since its first car rental location opened in Chicago in 1918.

Frequently Asked Questions on Hertz Car Hire

What cars does Hertz have?

Hertz offers renters a variety of vehicles suitable for any budget and occasion ranging from economy-sized hatchbacks to 8-seater people movers, full-size sedans to utility vehicles and everything in between. Click here​ to see Hertz’s vehicle fleet.

How can I pay for my car hire with Hertz?

You can pay with a credit card or debit card. Acceptable charge cards are American Express / Mastercard / Diners Club / Visa / Hertz / Japanese Credit Bureau. Note also that most Hertz locations accept debit cards issued with a VISA or Mastercard logo. Read our payment methods page​ for more information.

What is the minimum age to hire a car from Hertz in Australia?

The minimum age to drive is 21. However, age surcharge applies to those under 25 regardless of the length of rental. For more information on minimum age requirements, click here​.

What type of driving licence does Hertz Australia accept?

A valid driver's licence issued from country of residence that has been held for a minimum of one year is accepted. If the licence is not in English, an International Driving Permit (IDP) or a certified translation in English will be required. Read our article on driving licence requirements​​ for more information. ​​

Does Hertz car rental include insurance?

Hertz provides basic coverage for your rental, however, when your hire car is stolen, damaged or a third-party loss happens during your journey, you'll be liable to pay up to the Rental Vehicle Excess amount listed in your rental agreement with Hertz.

How do I pay for road tolls with a Hertz rental?

The Hertz Toll Day Pass will cover all your toll charges under one flat fee. Please note that all charges for the service will then appear on your invoice at the end of the rental period. Read our toll roads page​ for more information.

Do I have to clean the rental car before returning it to Hertz?

Hertz does not require you to clean the vehicle upon returning it. However, an extra cleaning charge will apply if you return it needing more than their standard cleaning to make it ready for its next rental.

Do I need to refuel my rental car before returning to Hertz?

Yes, especially if the vehicle is supplied with a full tank. If you don't, an extra fee will apply. If you choose to prepay the fuel, Hertz refuels for you.

How do I extend the booking period of my Hertz rental car?

If you like to extend the booking period of your Hertz rental, simply modify your booking online​ or let our helpful customer care team​ know. Note that this is only applicable if you haven’t picked up your rental car yet. Once the rental has started, you can contact Hertz 24/7 on 1300 146 897 or visit the nearest location to request an extension. Any request for extension is subject to vehicle availability and successful payment of extension period in advance.

Do you offer Hertz discount codes?

Yes, in fact, our discount code from Hertz have already been applied to our rates.

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