Queensland Car Hire

Discover Car Hire in Queensland

Located on the north east coast of Australia, the tropical paradise of Queensland is a hype of entertainment all year round. With stunning beaches and reefs boarding on the Pacific Ocean there are plenty of activities throughout the warm months. DriveAway has your Queensland car hire covered. Collect a car from one of our many convenient locations including Brisbane, Coolangatta (Gold Coast) and Cairns airports and be on your way to all the incredible sights. Be sure to check out our Australia Driving Tips to guide you through driving in Queensland and catch a great deal on our Australia Car Hire Deals page!

Frequently Asked Questions About Hiring a Car in Queensland

Yes, DriveAway offers great rates on one-way car hires in Australia. Use our booking engine to request a free quote and check multiple drop-off locations to find the best rate for your travel plans.

You must be at least 20 years old to hire a car in Queensland, 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.

Most of our car hire suppliers in Queensland allow unlimited mileage options on traditional hires. Restrictions may apply on specialty hires such as luxury and SUV hires, though this depends on the supplier.

Experience Queensland

Great Barrier Reef, Queensland Queensland

Brisbane is the capital city of Queensland and attracts thousands of people annually. Brisbane offers visitors a sophisticated city presenting various shopping hot spots, lush parklands and a selection of restaurants. Check out the Arts in Brisbane at the Brisbane Powerhouse, with showings being presented every day.

Drive in to Surfers Paradise and see the theme parks including Dreamworld, Sea World, Wet n' Wild and MovieWorld. The theme parks are filled with endless fun so take few days to visit them all. Surfers Paradise also contains strips of spectacular beaches, which provide loads of water activities to suit everyone. The vibrant night life of this cosmopolitan city offers a range of funky clubs and pubs.

You can also travel further north up the Queensland coast to Hervey Bay which is well known as being one of the best spots in Australia for whale watching. Humpack whales arrive in the bay from July and stay until November.

Continue further up the north coast to Cairns, a tropical location in North of Queensland and is one of the top holiday destinations in the world. Cairns is blessed with the 110 million year old Daintree Rainforest. However the main attraction is the world famous Great Barrier Reef. Plunge into this magical underwater playground and enjoy the amazing marine life and coral gardens. Townsville is also a great destination anytime of the year with Magnetic Island just a short ferry ride away!

To book your Queensland car hire use our easy to use online booking engine or contact us today!

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx.km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Bundaberg to Townsville 1005 11.5
Mackay to Brisbane 953 10
Longreach to Gladstone 782 8.5
Birdsville to Gold Coast 1634 17
Port Douglas to Brisbane 1747 20
Airlie Beach to Gold Coast 1175 13

Top Locations in Queensland

DriveAway are the self-drive specialists. Choose from one of our car hire locations in Queensland below. If you can't see your desired location search our booking engine above for many more locations.