1. Home
  2. Oceania
  3. Australia
  4. Ayers Rock Airport
 

Sanitised car hire at Ayers Rock Airport

Look out for this icon to see which car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines, the following car hire companies at Ayers Rock Airport, Australia offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies at Ayers Rock Airport have committed to offering sanitised cars.

Sanitised car
This car rental company has committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
  • AVIS
  • HERTZ

Cheapest car hire at Ayers Rock Airport

Hyundai i30

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 64.43 EUR/day
Hyundai i30

7 Days rental at 451.04 EUR from 16/11/2020

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Holden Barina

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.38 EUR/day
Holden Barina

7 Days rental at 303.70 EUR from 16/11/2020

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.31 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 289.17 EUR from 16/11/2020

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Rio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 28.33 EUR/day
Kia Rio

7 Days rental at 198.34 EUR from 16/11/2020

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Pajero

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 75.68 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Pajero

7 Days rental at 529.82 EUR from 16/11/2020

  6 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Carnival

8 Adults, 4 Doors

From 78.94 EUR/day
Kia Carnival

7 Days rental at 552.63 EUR from 16/11/2020

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Mitsubishi Outlander

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 44.17 EUR/day
Mitsubishi Outlander

7 Days rental at 309.20 EUR from 16/11/2020

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Camry

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 49.17 EUR/day
Toyota Camry

7 Days rental at 344.20 EUR from 16/11/2020

  5 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Hyundai Elantra

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 38.60 EUR/day
Hyundai Elantra

7 Days rental at 270.21 EUR from 16/11/2020

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

*daily rates in Ayers Rock Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Ayers Rock Airport

  • The airport is 20 minutes away by road from Uluru (Ayers Rock).
  • 400,000 passengers a year use the airport.
  • The Olympic Torch for the 2000 games landed there from New Zealand.
  • The majority of flights from there are scenic trips to Ayers Rock.
  • All flights using the airport are domestic.

Ayers Rock Airport car hire reviews

We welcome reviews from all of our customers, see what others have to say about us...
Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Ayers Rock Airport

8.5
No.1: HERTZ,
based on 5441 reviews
87
83
80
84
90
13 min (average wait time)
8.2
No.2: AVIS,
based on 3090 reviews
85
84
79
79
81
15 min (average wait time)
8.0
No.3: THRIFTY,
based on 2428 reviews
85
76
75
81
83
14 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Ayers Rock Airport

THRIFTY

Visitor Information Centre, Yulara, Ayers Rock, 0872, Nt, Northern Territory

AVIS

Santa Teresa Rd, Alice Springs, Not, 0870, Nt, Northern Territory

BUDGET

8 Kidman Street, Alice Springs, Not, 0871, Nt, Northern Territory

AVIS

Via Ceduna Airport, Ceduna, 5690, Sa, South Australia

AVIS

Terminal Building, Ceduna, 5690, Sa, South Australia

AVIS

Blinman Road, Olympic Dam 4wd, Nsw, 5725, Sa, South Australia

Recent customer reviews (average rating 10.0/10)

Lee

UK

10/10
We stopped off

We stopped off at Ayers Rock for a few days whilst touring and decided to rent a car last minute to see a little more of the area. As it happened a few days was not enough, to get anywhere meaningful means a full days drive, which we didn't have the time. Cheap enough car though and did make getting around for the few days easier than planning buses etc.

23/11/2019
Alex

USA

8/10
Great beaches a

Great beaches and surfing spots. Stayed at the Ramada Hotel, nice views.

14/02/2019
Have your say

What would you score us?

?/10
Let us know

Share your experience with us and save up to 10% of your next rental

23/09/2020

Ayers Rock Airport car hire information

  • 8.6/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Hertz Corporate
  • € 198.31
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 28.33
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 6
    Most Popular Type:
    Fullsize
  • 3
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla
  • 19
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Ayers Rock Airport

*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices.

FAQs about car hire at Ayers Rock Airport

How much does car hire at Ayers Rock Airport cost?

Car hire at Ayers Rock Airport costs as little as €28.30 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Economy class vehicle is €32.50 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €78.90 per day from AVIS for a Kia Carnival.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Ayers Rock Airport?

2 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Ayers Rock Airport, including AVIS, HERTZ, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Ayers Rock Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Ayers Rock Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Ayers Rock Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Hertz Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire at Ayers Rock Airport with a score of 8.5/10

with Avis ABG Franchise rated second best with a score of 8.2/10

.

How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Ayers Rock Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Ayers Rock Airport is €264.71 per week from HERTZ.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Ayers Rock Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Ayers Rock Airport is AVIS, with prices for a Economy class car such as the Kia Rio available from as little as €198.31 per week.

How much is fuel at Ayers Rock Airport?

You can expect to pay €0.74/ltr of petrol and €0.73/ltr of diesel at Ayers Rock Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Ayers Rock Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Ayers Rock Airport with leading car hire companies such as AVIS, HERTZ as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Ayers Rock Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars at Ayers Rock Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Ayers Rock Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Ayers Rock Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Ayers Rock Airport is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Ayers Rock Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Ayers Rock Airport at the moment, however AVIS rates start from just €198.31 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €198.31 from AVIS in Ayers Rock Connellan - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Ayers Rock Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Ayers Rock Airport is €198.10 per week with an average price of €227.50 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about car hire agents at Ayers Rock Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Ayers Rock Airport:

  • Hertz (tel: 08 89562244)
  • Avis (tel: (61) 8 8956 2266)
  • Thrifty (tel: +61 8 8956 2030 )

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Ayers Rock Airport:

  • Hertz (Coote Rd, Ayers Rock, Not, 0872, NT, Northern Territory)
  • Avis (Terminal Building, Ayers Rock, 0872, NT, Northern Territory)
  • Thrifty (Ayers Rock Airport Terminal, Ayers Rock, NT 0872, NT, Northern Territory)

Car hire company reviews at Ayers Rock Airport:

  • Hertz: Rated 8.5/10 from 46 reviews
  • Avis ABG Franchise: Rated 8.2/10 from 49 reviews
  • Thrifty: Rated 8.0/10 from 9 reviews

Ayers Rock Airport Mini Guide

Ayers Rock Airport is located only twenty minutes drive from its namesake. It sits in the middle of the Australian continent and is the door to the Uluru conservation area that surrounds one of Australia’s most famous landmarks. It doesn't seem far on the map to Uluru from Alice Springs but the flight saves you five hours of driving time across inhospitable desert.

Ayers Rock Airport (then called Connellan) was originally founded by EJ Connellan who started “Connellan Airways” whose main purpose was the transport of goods to and from the area. Due to the necessity of air travel in Australia and the large distances involved, the airline expanded to support the Mail Service and the Royal Flying Doctors, playing a major role in the establishment of a permanent air field. It was moved to its current location in 1984 as part of efforts to reduce the environmental impact of development on the Uluru area.

About the Ayers Rock Airport
Ayers Rock Airport or Connellan Airport as it is still sometimes known, is a single terminal airport with one baggage conveyor belt, so it won’t take long to find your luggage. It is mostly serviced by light aircraft, charters and private planes and has good connections with almost all the major Australian cities including Sydney, Brisbane and Alice Springs. It is a small and relatively quiet airport with just a few daily flights so you won’t have to suffer through any long delays at check in. On the downside if you are hungry there is not much choice at the airport with only one food outlet located in the departures lounge.

Shopping at the airport is limited ( vending machines are a highlight) but there is a fantastic National Geographic store and also a shop that sells everything Ayers Rock - allowing you to honestly boast that you’ve “been there and got the T-shirt”.

Ayers Rock Airport is a perfect starting point for an exploration of the region and there are many companies that offer sightseeing scenic flights over both Uluru and Kata Tjuta that depart from the terminal at Ayers Rock. For further information and timetables of scheduled flights, contact the information desk at the airport.

Getting to Ayers Rock Airport
There are complimentary bus services to and from the resorts nearby as well as regular scheduled bus connections. Private cabs and minibuses are also available for hire, just ask at the airport information desk and they will be happy to provide all the necessary information. However you get to Ayers Rock Airport you’ll feel the warmth of a true Australian welcome as soon as your feet touch the ground.

Imagine landing at Ayers Rock having flown over the world’s largest monolith. Now on the ground you can have a hire car ready and waiting for you so that you can drive around it and up to it before perhaps climbing it!

Pre-booking well in advance will ensure you can choose from the widest range of cars and also enable you to request any extras such as child car seats or booster seats to ensure your family’s safety and comfort. Rental rates start from only £90 per week – a small price to pay for the freedom of your own vehicle.

Useful Links

  • Look here for a guide to car rental agents in Australia

Next Upcoming Holiday

  •  

    Monday 28 Sep 2020

    Yom Kippur - Jewish holiday

Customer questions about Ayers Rock Airport car hire

Hi - will the Hyundai Elantra be a good enough car to drive to Kings canyon then on to Ayers Rock? It's a compact or have you got a standard car available?

Hi, I would think that this class car would be fine, however you should check that it's suitable in terms of passenger / luggage capacity for your party? We have larger vehicle available if you think you'll need something a little bigger / more comfortable?

Other car hire locations in Australia

We specialise in car rentals throughout Australia fo find you the best price and that's a promise...

Car Hire Brisbane
€15.0
 
 
Mini 5 4 2 from €16.1 per day
Compact 5 5 3 from €16.8 per day
Economy 4 5 2 from €15.0 per day
Car Hire Melbourne
€13.0
 
 
Economy 3 5 2 from €13.0 per day
Standard 3 5 4 from €13.5 per day
Compact 3 5 2 from €13.1 per day
Car Hire Perth
€18.2
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €18.2 per day
Compact 3 5 3 from €22.1 per day
Economy 3 5 2 from €19.7 per day
Car Hire Sydney
€29.7
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €33.2 per day
Compact 5 5 3 from €31.6 per day
Economy 3 5 2 from €29.7 per day