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In Darwin we recommend the following car rental offers

from 93 $ per day
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Offers with top price-performance ratio

e.g. Toyota Corolla Hatch
7 Days from 31.07 - 07.08.2024
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from 96 $ per day

Off-road capable with four-wheel drive over hill and dale

e.g. Kia Sportage
7 Days from 31.07 - 07.08.2024
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from 133 $ per day

The most booked among rental cars

e.g. Hyundai i20
7 Days from 31.07 - 07.08.2024
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Rental car Darwin - "Gateway to Asia"

Kakadu Nationalpark, Australien

Kakadu National Park

Explore Darwin, the "Gateway to Asia", with a rental car on your own. Darwin is the northernmost city of Australia with about 110.000 inhabitants and the capital of the Northern Territory. Darwin is used as a starting point for rental car trips to Kakadu National Park, Litchfield National Park and Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park. Take the wheel of your rental car and explore the area on your own. You can find the right rental car for your trip to Darwin on our portal. displays the offers of the car rental companies transparently. That way you can book your dream car at the best price. What are you waiting for? Book your rental car for Darwin and look forward to an unforgettable trip through Australia.

Northern Territory car rental: Where can I get my rental car?

In addition to Darwin itself, you can pick up your rental car from any of the following locations in Northern Territory:

Rental car station Distance from Darwin
Alice Springs 1.495 km
Tennant Creek 510 km
Jabiru 1.485 km

What does one-way rental & additional driver mean?

One-way rental

Are you planning a road trip and do not want to return to your starting point at the end? Then choose the one-way rental option on our portal. Pick up your rental car at the place of your choice and simply return it to another car rental company. In this way you are completely flexible in your travel planning. Pick up your dream car in Darwin and return it to Perth after an exciting road trip.


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Additional driver option means double fun

As it is well known that it is more fun to share beautiful experiences, you can choose the additional driver option. This means that you can take turns driving the rental car. So if you don't want to drive the whole distance on your own, simply book your travel partner as additional driver. They will then only have to show their ID and driving licence to the car rental company. So each of you can take a break and enjoy Australia's fantastic landscape.

With the rental car to the highlights in Darwin

Mindil Beach

If you want to relax on the beach during a stay in Darwin, you should go to Mindil Beach. Here you can relax and unwind. Mindil Beach also hosts the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets every Thursday and Sunday evening from April to October. Here you will find international cuisine stalls as well as a range of handicrafts and entertainment stalls.

Crocosaurus Cove

Krokodile in der Crocosaurus Cove

Crocodiles in the Crocosaurus Cove

A definite must-see during your time in Darwin is a visit to the Crocosaurus Cove. Here you can see crocodiles aged from 3 months to 80 years. The star among the crocodiles is clearly Burt, who starred in the movie "Crocodile Dundee - a crocodile to kiss". Those who are quite courageous and need an adrenalin kick can get very close to the huge saltwater crocodiles in the so-called "Cage of Death".


  • George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens
  • Darwin Military Museum
  • Charles Darwin National Park
  • Stokes Hill Wharf

Which must-sees should I visit with a rental car in Australia?

  • Great Barrier Reef: The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef in the world and can even be seen from space. Dive into the unique underwater world and be inspired by the bright colors.
  • Fraser Island: Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world and one of Australia's most popular attractions. Crystal-clear lakes, rainforests, high dunes and much more await you.
  • Wave Rock: The Wave Rock is 2.7 billion years old and consists of granite. The rock formation was formed over the years by weathering and erosion to a 15 m high and 10 m long wave. It is one of Australia's most popular attractions and can be used as a great backdrop for funny holiday photos.
Schiffswrack auf Fraser Island, Australien

Shipwreck on Fraser Island

Wave Rock in Western Australia

Wave Rock in Western Australia

What do I need to look out for in Australia with my rental car?

  • In Australia there is left-hand traffic. This may be a bit unusual at the beginning. However, if you are on the road with your rental car for a while, you will get used to it.
  • Always keep to the speed limits indicated on the signs.
  • Beware of wild animals! In Australia these often graze at the roadside and cross the raod often unexpectedly.
  • It is obligatory for all passengers to wear safety belts.
  • While driving, the use of mobile phones is prohibited.

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Skyline Sydney

Skyline Sydney

Brisbane Southbank

Brisbane Southbank

Brighton Beach in Melbourne

Brighton Beach in Melbourne



Brisbane, the capital of the Australian state of Queensland, is definitely worth a visit. Take a rental car and drive to the city's highlights. If you like it action-packed, you can climb the Story Bridge and enjoy a magnificent view over Brisbane. Explore the South Bank on foot, visit the Queensland Art Gallery and treat yourself to a refreshment at Esquire. The restaurant is considered the best in Brisbane and offers a stunning view of the Story Bridge.


Melbourne is one of the most liveable cities in the world. If you want to get an overview, you can do it best from Eureka Skydeck 88. At sunset you can watch the city slowly transform into a sea of lights. If you prefer to explore Melbourne from the ground, you can take the free City Circle tramline. This tram line goes completely around the city centre.

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