Discover Car Rental in Perth
The sunny capital city of Western Australia, Perth, situated on the banks of the Swan River is known to be one of one of the most laid-back cities in Australia. With DriveAway, discovering Perth is as easy as collecting your vehicle upon landing at the Perth Airport approximately 25 minutes drive from the city centre. Alternatively, you can organise to collect your vehicle at one of our downtown city locations.
We have many vehicles on offer, whether it’s a cost effective economy size, a full size to fit in all the family, or a luxury vehicle for the ultimate in comfort. With a hire car you’re free to explore the city at your own pace and discover places you may never have otherwise. First time driving in Perth? Our Driving Tips page will help you to have a stress free experience cruising the roads of Perth and while you're at it, catch a great deal on our Australia Car Hire Deals page!
Frequently Asked Questions About Hiring a Car in Perth
It takes around 20 minutes, depending on traffic to travel 13km to Perth CBD from the Perth Airport.
Of course! Western Australia has a number of great road trip trails and with Margaret River being about a 3 hour drive from Perth CBD, you'll discover amazing sea cliff views, pristine waters and unforgettable horizons along the way.
You must be at least 20 years old to hire a car in Perth, although the age may vary by car category. Some suppliers have a maximum age limit of 75 years and a young driver surcharge so please be aware of the terms and conditions.
Flowing rivers and lush inner city parks makes Perth an ultimate destination to unwind and experience Australia and its stunning natural environment. Perth is an emerging cultural hub; with plenty to see and do. Those who enjoy spending time outdoors will love visiting Kings Park and Botanic Garden. The Botanic Garden is a wonderful opportunity to find over 3,000 of the most unique flora in Western Australia and to relax and unwind overlooking Perth and its scenic city views.
Kings Park also houses a touching tribute to the fallen Australian war heroes with its State War Memorial. The everlasting flame provides an excellent opportunity for quiet reflection and to pay respects. For all the foodies, Yagan Square is a modern and buzzing precinct, with diverse cusines from around the world.
Laid out in a variety of unique environments, Perth Zoo is located on the outskirt of the city. The zoo houses a unique array of species including mammals, birds and reptiles. It is also an excellent opportunity to meet Australian native animals up close and personal as friendly Kangaroos are known to hop around the grounds.
If you're looking for some of the best surf and wineries in Australia head south for a leisurely 3 hour scenic drive to the beautiful Margaret River region. Filled with eclectic boutiques and over 200 wineries, you can see why tourists travel from all over the world to this destination.
A hire car is the perfect opportunity to explore what Perth has to offer. Our easy to use online booking engine allows you to book your car 24/7 or you can call one of our friendly consultants on 1300 363 500 to book your Perth car hire.
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx.km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|Perth - Bunbury||160||2|
|Perth - Margaret River||270||3|
|Perth - Kalgoorlie||600||6.5|
Top Locations in Western Australia
Choose from one of our popular car hire locations in Western Australia below.