Melbourne City Car Rental

Being judged as one of the most liveable cities in the world, Melbourne city attracts many visitors with differing transport requirements. East Coast Car Rentals provides the best offers when it comes to Melbourne car hire rates. We have a modern fleet of vehicles catering to different motoring needs. This fleet of rental vehicles of ours includes the mid-size and large sedans suitable for most business travelers, the cheap small compact and “metro” cars for the individuals and couples who want a budget car and the 8 seater minivans suitable for most families visiting Melbourne city centre and the surrounding areas within Victoria. You do not have to look elsewhere for car hire Melbourne, because we have the best cars at the cheapest rates.

Special Note: Our 12 seater minibus vehicle class is not available for pick-up or drop-off at our Melbourne City office at this time. However, you can still select our Melbourne Airport branch as your pick-up or drop-off location.

Key Benefits

  • Best Value For Money
  • New or Almost New Vehicles
  • Large Comprehensive Fleet
  • Major Cities & Airport Locations
  • Free Unlimited Kilometres**
  • E-Tags for Easy Toll Payment
  • Roadside Assistance Available
  • Free Airport Pick-ups
  • Great Service
  • Book Now Pay On Pickup
  • Operating Since 1979

Rental Options

  • Baby Seat
  • Booster Seat
  • GPS Navigation
  • Portable DVD Player
  • Additional Driver

Useful Information

  • Useful Information
  • Car Hire Tips
  • Help or FAQ
  • e-Tag Toll Payment
  • Booking Terms & Conditions
  • Rental Agreement

Note**: Free unlimited kilometres is applicable to all vehicle types except for the 12-seater minibus.

Hiring a Car in Melbourne City

Melbourne is the capital city in the state of Victoria. It is the second most populated city in Australia. One of our Melbourne Car Rental branches is situated in Melbourne’s CBD (Central Business District). This Melbourne car rental office is located along La Trobe Street, and it is within walking distance to the City Circle Tram. Surrounding our Melbourne city branch, you will find suburbs such as Carlton, North Melbourne, West Melbourne, Docklands, South Wharf, Southbank, East Melbourne, Fitzroy and Collingwood. Come into our Melbourne depot and make your selection of the rental vehicle that matches your requirements. Whether you are hiring a economy small car or a large minivan or minibus, we have them all. Best of all, our vehicles are of late models and relatively new. Hire a car from us by calling our reservation team. You may also want to use our online system to obtain a quotation or to confirm a booking.

We have another Melbourne car rental branch to service arrivals and departures at Melbourne Airport. This branch is located only a few kilometres away from the Melbourne Airport Terminals. Please visit our Melbourne Airport car hire page for more details. We also have a full list of our car rental locations for you to choose from.

Rental Car Pick Up and Drop Off Instruction

Melbourne Roadside Assistance

You are assured that our rental cars are reliable, as they are well maintained and being serviced regularly. For your peace of mind, we also include 24 Hour Roadside Assistance or vehicle breakdown service with RACQ when you hire a car from us in Melbourne or other locations.

About Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital city in the state of Victoria. It is the second most populated city in Australia and is seen to many as the cultural capital of the country with a diverse range of events, cultures and entertainment. Well known for its wide variety of entertainment, ethnic restaurants and a passionate love for AFL, Melbourne is alive 365 days and nights of the year in a bustle of colour and activity.

Popular Things To Do in Melbourne

  • Experience the Melbourne City Circle Tram ride.
  • Take beautiful photos of the Flinders Street Station.
  • Visit the National Gallery of Victoria for beautiful marvelous artworks.
  • Walk through the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.
  • Visit the Melbourne Zoo, Australia’s oldest Zoo.
  • Join the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) tour.
  • Enjoy Melbourne city view from Eureka Skydeck 88.
  • Visit The Princess Theatre for fabulous shows.
  • See the impressive St Patrick’s Cathedral.

Brief Melbourne History

Founded in 1835 for pastoral settlement, the Yarra River provided a lifeblood to the region and fueled by the Gold Rush in 1950’s, became the biggest and most important city for its time. In fact, it was not until some way into the 20th century that it was overtaken by Sydney

Cheap Car Rental in Melbourne

Hire a car from us today so you can drive around Melbourne with ease. You are encouraged to make use of our online booking form above to get a quotation or secure your booking. If you need further assistance, please feel free to call us. In Melbourne, you have the choices to rent a car from our Melbourne car hire or Melbourne Airport car hire branches, whichever branch suits you better. For cheap car rental Melbourne, come to us!

Melbourne Car Rental Types

We offer a wide range of rental vehicles. Find out more about our Melbourne Car Rental Types.

Kia Rio

Economy Manual

Kia Rio or similar

  • 4 Passengers
  • Manual
  • A/C
  • 3 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • Petrol
Economy

Economy

Suzuki Swift or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 5 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 1 Large Bag
  • Petrol
Compact

Compact

Hyundai Accent Auto or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 4 Doors
  • 1 Small Bag
  • 1 Large Bag
  • Petrol
Compact Manual

Compact Manual

Hyundai Accent Manual or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Manual
  • A/C
  • 4 Doors
  • 1 Small Bag
  • 1 Large Bag
  • Petrol
Intermediate

Intermediate

Toyota Corolla or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 4 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 2 Large Bags
  • Petrol
Full Size

Full Size

Toyota Camry or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 4 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 2 Large Bags
  • Petrol
Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Mitsubishi Eclipse or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 5 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 3 Large Bags
  • Petrol
Family SUV

Family SUV

Mitsubishi Outlander or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 5 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 3 Large Bags
  • Petrol
Full Size Suv

Full Size Suv

Mitsubishi Pajero or similar

  • 5 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 5 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 3 Large Bags
8 Seater Minivan

8 Seater Minivan

Kia Carnival or similar

  • 8 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 5 Doors
  • 2 Small Bags
  • 3 Large Bags
  • Petrol
12 Seater Minibus

12 Seater Minibus

Toyota Commuter or similar

  • 12 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • A/C
  • 4 Doors
  • 4 Small Bags
  • 6 Large Bags
  • Petrol