Rental Car in Melbourne

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#1
NC
328 Posts
Joined Jul 2007
If anyone has rented a car in Melbourne could you refer me to the company you used if it was a good experience ! Also, did they deliver the car to the port and did you drop it off there as well?

Any information apprection!
#2
I live in Sydney, Australia
1,694 Posts
Joined Jan 2007
Rental cars in Australia are the same as USA. There are the major ones - Thrifty, Avis, Hertz, Europcar etc. I don't think there is too much difference in prices between them. A good way to find out a bit more is either go to www.google.com.au and type in a company name or type in "rental car" or go to www.thrifty.com.au for the direct websites.
There are also many smaller companies but you get what you pay for

I also found this website: http://www.vroomvroomvroom.com.au/ which allows you to compare directly between companies. Hope this helps.
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#3
sydney, australia
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Joined Apr 2005
unless you wanted to go somewhere of the beaten track, you probably would not need to rent a car. It is very easy to get into the city on the tram right from the wharf area. Then there is a free tram that takes you round the city.
It all depends on where you are going or wanting to see