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With most of the visitors having a base in Melbourne, travel around Melbourne is hassle-free. The destination has internationally acclaimed restaurants, theatres, bars, museums, shopping centers and tourist places – with easy navigation and public transport system. The transport choices include Myki cards, Myki explorer, trains, trams, buses, taxis and car rentals.

Contrary to the popularity of cars, getting around with it can be an adventure in Australia. Access to public transport is also necessary to stay active the explore the local area – at cost-effective fares. Moreover, Australia’s public transport system can take to most of the places efficiently. Amongst other options, Car Rental Operators offer great deals and comfort on international arrival terminals, domestic terminals and in the surrounding areas of CBD.

There are many benefits of hiring car rental over driving on the Australian roads :

    • Time saving : Advanced bookings for car rentals saves a great deal of time. They allow you to travel anywhere on time, at your convenience.
    • Better choice than a taxi : Taxis are generally expensive and the car rentals give you an advantage of using the car for longer hours than a taxi.
    • Safer option : You can get a car which is properly inspected and serviced to ensure safety throughout the trip.
    • Options : Wide range of vehicles to choose from and ask for specific needs
    • Comfort and convenience : Priority always

Advantages of renting a car on vacation
(Image Source : Rental-Center-Crete, a car rental company offering services in Crete Island, since 1975.)

Car hire in Australia is more advantageous than using your own vehicle for traveling long distance. However, you need to conduct proper research to rent a car within your budget and to suit your travel needs.

If you are planning a trip to Australia and convinced about hiring a car rental, look for a car hire at Melbourne Car Rental. Melbourne Car Rental services South Melbourne, Albert Park and Southbank with its Melbourne CBD rental car service. Our store at 108 A’Beckett St Melbourne is easily accessed from South Melbourne, Albert Park and Southbank and offers great value car rental rates. Call to book on +61 3 9329 8587.

There are more cars on the roads than ever before, making the traffic heavier, road safety regulations stricter and driving riskier. What was once a pleasurable experience, is now becoming an ordeal for many. Driving is more about completely exhausted drivers, more vehicles to less time, hurry to reach the destination, thrill in driving at high speeds, pedestrians, more accidents, severe injuries – unfortunately, more fatal deaths. Read More

Cruise control? Autocruise? Tempomat? Well, the system is an invaluable feature that automatically controls the speed of your car when you are on the road. It is based on a mechanism which takes control of the throttle and maintains a steady speed for your car – read SAFETY! SAFETY! SAFETY! Read More

“What are you doing over the Holidays? Where are you celebrating Christmas?” are the most common questions being asked. With “We will be at the beach” and “We are going for a long drive” the most common answers – camping in the Australian continent can be the best experience during the Christmas time. Read More

In Australia, the Christmas season brings much beyond the festive fervour and good food. The holidays, especially with the New Year approaching, are the busiest days and perfect for families who enjoy outdoors, indulge in shopping, love soaking in some sunshine and exploring the beaches. Read More

Immersing ourselves in the Christmas shopping spree can be a challenge if you aren’t navigating yourself to the right locations in Melbourne CBD. Known for a bustling life during the Christmas, Melbourne CBD has the best spirit of the festive season, has the craziest shopping outlets, offers a great way to bargain, and get home even the biggest brands at competitive prices. Read More

Prices have the tendency to spike as the busy Holiday car rental begins. So, if you are hitting the road this summer, better get booking now with our saving tips. Read More

Australia is known for all the adventures related to the short day trips to epic drives on the coastal roads. The driving experiences in the continent have much more to landscapes and the way people drive. If speaking about the geographical depiction, Australia occupies 5% of the surface and is the 6th largest country in the world. Read More

Have you already explored the city and suburbs in and around Melbourne? Are you looking for some more travel and exploration? Well, Melbourne will never disappoint anyone. The travellers can always drive along the steaming freeways and experience the open spaces or the water-lapping sea coasts. Read More

Several innovative technologies and campaigns have been developed to avoid car accidents, still, we experience a lot of fatalities associated with car accidents on the roads in Australia. Careless, rash and drunk driving being the most common causes. Read More

If you are looking for a romantic Aussie getaway, there are umpteen destinations in Australia for unforgettable, yet intimate experiences.  Read More

The winters in Australia are more than the beanies, puffer jackets,, boots, fireplaces and cozy blankets. We can’t forget to mention the everyday talks about ‘It is so cold!’. The only way to make the winters in Melbourne special is by grabbing a chance to hit the road this season. Read More