Sanitised car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales

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 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia offer sanitised rental cars:

At present, none of the car rental companies in Newcastle, New South Wales have committed to offering sanitised cars.

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

Cheapest car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales

Compact

Kia Rio

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.86 EUR/day
Kia Rio

7 Days rental at 293.04 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Kia Cerato

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 46.26 EUR/day
Kia Cerato

7 Days rental at 323.83 EUR from 18/10/2021

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Hyundai Kona

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 46.99 EUR/day
Hyundai Kona

7 Days rental at 328.95 EUR from 18/10/2021

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Fullsize

Holden Commodore

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 52.85 EUR/day
Holden Commodore

7 Days rental at 370.01 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Hyundai Accent

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 58.81 EUR/day
Hyundai Accent

7 Days rental at 411.67 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Hyundai i30

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 60.75 EUR/day
Hyundai i30

7 Days rental at 425.27 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 60.77 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 425.40 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Standard

Hyundai Elantra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 61.07 EUR/day
Hyundai Elantra

7 Days rental at 427.50 EUR from 18/10/2021

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Suzuki Swift

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 61.20 EUR/day
Suzuki Swift

7 Days rental at 428.42 EUR from 18/10/2021

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

*daily rates in Newcastle, New South Wales based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Newcastle, New South Wales

  • Newcastle is the biggest coal exporting port in the world
  • It’s the second biggest city in New South Wales after Sydney
  • The city was founded at the end of the 18th century after the region’s coal deposits and deep harbour were accidentally discovered
  • The area is susceptible to earthquakes with one, 23 years ago, killing 13 people and destroying part of the city
  • The city is located on the Hunter River which, further upstream, produces excellent wine
  • Newcastle is the second largest port in Australia

Newcastle, New South Wales car hire reviews

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Rated 3.8 / 5 | 1,800 reviews

Best car rental companies in Newcastle, New South Wales

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No.1: KEDDY BY EUROPCAR,
based on 881 reviews
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No.2: ALPHA,
based on 18 reviews
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No.3: BUDGET,
based on 323 reviews
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Nearest car hire pickup locations in or near Newcastle, New South Wales

ALPHA

180 Broadmeadow Rd, , Broadmeadow, Nsw 2292, Nsw, New South Wales

AVIS

50 Clyde Street, Hamilton North, 2292, Nsw, New South Wales

ALAMO

In Terminal 1 Williamtown Dr, Newcastle, 2318, Nsw, New South Wales

EUROPCAR

85 - 87 High St, Maitland, 2320, Nsw, New South Wales

BUDGET

144 Pacific Highway, Tuggerah, 2259, Nsw, New South Wales

EUROPCAR

900 Pacific Highway Inside Storage King, Lisarow, 2250, Nsw, New South Wales

Newcastle, New South Wales car hire information

  • 9.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Keddy by Europcar (Corporate)
  • € 293.02
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 41.86
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 10
    Most Popular Type:
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  • 5
    Most popular model:
    Nissan X-Trail
  • 35
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales

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

FAQs about car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales

How much does car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales cost?

Car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales costs as little as €41.90 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Compact class vehicle is €59.60 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €119.00 per day from EUROPCAR for a Toyota Commuter.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Newcastle, New South Wales?

3 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Newcastle, New South Wales, including HERTZ, EUROPCAR, BUDGET, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Newcastle, New South Wales?

None of the car hire companies in Newcastle, New South Wales are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Newcastle, New South Wales?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Keddy by Europcar (Corporate) has the highest customer rating for car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales with a score of 9.2/10

with Alpha rated second best with a score of 8.5/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Newcastle, New South Wales?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales is €293.04 per week from EUROPCAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Newcastle, New South Wales?

The cheapest car hire company in Newcastle, New South Wales is EUROPCAR, with prices for a Compact class car such as the Kia Rio available from as little as €293.02 per week.

How much is fuel in Newcastle, New South Wales?

You can expect to pay €0.929/ltr of petrol and €0.894/ltr of diesel in Newcastle, New South Wales. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Newcastle, New South Wales?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales with leading car hire companies such as BUDGET, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Newcastle, New South Wales?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Fullsize Elite, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars in Newcastle, New South Wales.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Newcastle, New South Wales?

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

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Newcastle, New South Wales at the moment, however EUROPCAR rates start from just €293.02 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €293.02 from EUROPCAR in Newcastle Downtown 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 in Newcastle, New South Wales?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Newcastle, New South Wales is €293.30 per week with an average price of €417.20 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Newcastle, New South Wales

Most popular car hire companies in Newcastle, New South Wales

  • Hertz (tel: 0249675223)
  • Budget (tel: 02 4904 5255)
  • Europcar (tel: 61 02 49895750)
  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 61 02 49895750)
  • Alpha (tel: 02 4058 1999)
  • Europcar (tel: 61 02 49348900)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Newcastle, New South Wales

  • Hertz (11b/50 Clyde Street, Newcastle, Nsw, 2292, NSW, New South Wales)
  • Budget (50 Clyde St, Hamilton North Nsw, 2292, NSW, New South Wales)
  • Europcar (20 DENISON STREET, Mayfield West, MAYFIELD WEST, 2304, NSW, New South Wales)
  • Keddy by europcar (20 DENISON STREET, NEWCASTLE WEST, 2302, NSW, New South Wales)
  • Alpha (180 Broadmeadow Rd, , Broadmeadow, NSW 2292, NSW, New South Wales)
  • Europcar (16 JOHNSON STREET, MAITLAND, 2320, New South Wales)

Car hire company ratings in Newcastle, New South Wales

  • Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 9.2/10 from 6 reviews
  • Alpha: Rated 8.5/10 from 17 reviews
  • Budget ABG Franchise: Rated 7.7/10 from 32 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 7.3/10 from 17 reviews
  • Europcar: Rated 7.0/10 from 38 reviews

Newcastle Mini Guide

What can you Tell me About Newcastle?
The city is the second biggest in New South Wales and has grown exponentially on the coal that’s mined in the city’s hinterland and also the export activity at the port where more coal is shipped off than anywhere else in the world. The region was discovered in 1797 after a British search party, looking for escaped convicts, found the river, deep harbour and coal deposits. Today it combines heavy industry with tourism based on the beautiful beaches along the coast which include Nobby’s Head and Nobby’s Beach.

How Easy is it to get into Newcastle?
It’s relatively easy despite it being a domestic airport only. It’s only a short hop by plane from Sydney Airport, the main entry airport into Australia or alternatively you can drive the hundred miles of road or take the train there if you can be bothered with the hassle of the wait at the airport for your connecting flight.

What can I see or do in Newcastle?
The delights of Newcastle lay mostly outside the city in the Blackbutt Reserve which has been surrounded by its suburbs but which still offers a great way to see the local wildlife. The estuary of the Hunter River has many wading and migratory birds there and twitchers will be spoiled. For a relaxing time, head along the pier to Nobby’s Island or just enjoy the beautiful beach that flanks the pier.

The recently refurbished Fort Scratchley is also very interesting with its history of fighting off Japanese shelling of the city in the Second World War.

Newcastle Overview
Astonishingly for a modestly sized city, the port is also the world’s largest coal export port. But despite these industrial credentials Newcastle is a fantastic place to take a holiday and a base from which to visit wonderful beaches and enchanting wineries within the renowned Hunter Valley area. At the seaside surfing and other water sports are all popular pastimes, with the largest surf competition in Australia, Surfest, held there annually. If you want to take a dip without worrying about the strong currents (or any sharks for that matter) there are a number of ocean baths in Newcastle which make an ideal way to spend the day.

Around 140,000 people live in Newcastle but the more than three times that amount live within the surrounding suburbs. Newcastle has its own university and is a vibrant city where you can find art exhibitions, cultural events and festivals held fairly regularly. The most popular festival is Mattara which last for a week and has a number of different events.

You can fly into Newcastle airport, which is known as Williamtown airport, from other regional cities such as Brisbane on Virgin Blue and Jetstar, as well as Sydney on Aeropelican. Rhino car representatives from major car companies such as Budget Car Rental and Europcar can show you to your vehicle upon arrival so your journey need not take any longer than it has to.

To drive from Sydney to Newcastle takes quite a while – it is a 150 kilometre journey northwards on the freeway (F3). There are two different routes along the F3 which you can take and if you follow the exit marked Charlestown the route will be far more pleasing on the eye. Avoid peak hours so that your journey does not coincide with that of commuters but apart from that the journey should be hassle free and the roads are in good condition.

A walk around Newcastle city will give you many clues as to its history. Take a stroll past the post office and the railway station to see some of Newcastle’s older buildings. There is also a pier which connects the mainland to an island called Nobbys Head. The pier was built by convict labour. There is also a military museum at Fort Scratchley which defended Newcastle from a Japanese submarine attack during the Second World War.

With a hire car from Newcastle you can find out why the city attracts thousands of tourists as well as business travellers each year. Many people hire cars from the airport when they arrive at their destination but some prefer to wait until they’re settled in their destination before heading out onto the highways. This can also save the premiums that car hire companies charge for collecting a car from an airport.

We can help you with either option at Rhino Car Hire for not only do we hire cars at Williamtown Airport but we can also arrange car hire in Newcastle for you. Either way, we believe we can find you the best value Newcastle car hire without you having to trawl through endless websites and our car hire includes many aspects that other companies charge extra for. Check out our prices today and we’re sure you’ll be impressed.
  • Newcastle, New South Wales car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Newcastle, New South Wales including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from BUDGET, EUROPCAR, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

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