Western Australia Car Hire

Discover Car Rental in Western Australia

Western Australia is the largest state in Australia, home to dramatic landscapes with stunning gorges and waterfalls, red hot sunsets and white sand beaches. Due to the vast expanses of land this state covers, hiring a car is the perfect way to explore this majestic beauty. You can collect your car from Perth, Fremantle, Kalgoorlie and Broome just to name a few. We offer airport and city locations to ensure there is a location that is convenient for you.

See the Pinnacles Desert the Swan Valley, Rottnest Island and the Wave Rock all in this beautiful state. You'll soon find out why the locals say "west is best" when you experience Western Australia for yourself. If you are new or curious about driving your hire car in Western Australia our Australia Driving Tips have you covered!

Frequently Asked Questions About Hiring a Car in Western Australia

You must be at least 20 years old to hire a car in Western Australia however, 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.

Of course! DriveAway offers great rates on one-way car hires in Western 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.

Most car hire suppliers in Western Australia 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 Western Australia

Ganheaume Point, Broome Western Australia

Perth is considered by some as the world’s most isolated capital city; however Perth has grown into a cosmopolitan city, with a country rugged feel. While in Perth be sure to enjoy a meal by the Swan River and sunbake at the beautiful Cottesloe Beach. Kings Park is a beautiful located on the edge of the CBD. Part of the greater Perth area, Fremantle has a blend of eccentric food, handcrafted beers, quirky boutiques and a lively night life. Visit the Fremantle Prison, full of history thanks to its 136 years of continuous operation.

Inland, Kalgoorlie is the biggest city in Australia’s outback, a mix of gold rush history, grand colonial buildings and immense mining operations. Nature lovers will be right at home in Western Australia. Watch the pods of whales pass in Albany or interact with dolphins at Monkey Mia, located in the beautiful waters in the Shark Bay World Heritage Area. Port Headland is the heart of the Pilbara Coast and one of the world’s largest and busiest working harbours, with the coming and going of ships from dusk to dawn are part of daily life.

The gateway to the Kimberly region, Broome is a pearling town located in the north of Western Australia. You can explore the pearling history, ride a camel on Cable Beach or if you are lucky you can view the natural phenomenon that is known as the staircase to the moon. Western Australia is truly the perfect self-drive location and DriveAway can help your dream to swim with dolphins or discover beautiful landscapes. Use our easy to use online booking engine or call us on 1300 363 500 today!

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx.km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Perth to Albany 400 4.5
Perth to Kalgoorlie 600 6.5
Port Headland to Broome 600 6

Top Locations in Western Australia

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