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Dubbo car hire

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Dubbo car hire information

Pick-up locationDubbo
Car types
Hire locations15
Airport locations7

Cheap car hire in Dubbo

Mini
Economy
Compact
Intermediate
Standard
Full-size
Luxury
People carrier
Passenger van
SUV
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Pick-up truck

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Dubbo

  • Dubbo has several important roads for getting around the city. The Newell Highway, for example, is a major highway that runs through Dubbo and connects the city to other parts of NSW and beyond. It is an important route for both commercial and personal traffic, including Dubbo hire cars, and it can get busy at times. The Mitchell Highway is another important highway. It is also a popular route for tourists travelling to and from Dubbo. To navigate these roads, it is important to pay attention to the posted speed limits and any road signage. It is also a good idea to plan your route ahead of time and check for any traffic updates to avoid delays.
  • Drunk driving laws in Dubbo are strict and carry serious consequences for offenders, so you should be aware of the measures and laws against drunk driving while operating a hire car in Dubbo. The legal blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit for drivers in Dubbo is 0.05%, with a zero-tolerance policy for learners and provisional drivers. Penalties for driving under the influence of alcohol can include fines, licence suspension or cancellation, and even imprisonment in severe cases. By upholding these laws and making responsible choices when it comes to drinking and driving, individuals can help ensure the safety of themselves and others on the roads in Dubbo.
  • After booking cheap car hire in Dubbo, you should be aware there are roadways that demand extra caution when driving. For instance, Macquarie Street is an important road in the centre of Dubbo, and it can get busy during peak hours. It has several roundabouts, so it's important to pay attention to traffic flow and give way to other vehicles when necessary. Another is Wheelers Lane, which is a busy road in Dubbo, especially during school drop-off and pick-up times. It is important to be extra cautious while driving on this road, as there are many pedestrians and cyclists in the area.
  • Conveniently explore all of the attractions of Dubbo in the city or go further out with a hire vehicle. As the city is at the intersection of Mitchell, Golden and Newell Highways, it is a great spot to explore surrounding towns. The most convenient way to do this is with a car. With a Dubbo car hire, you can have access to road trips and discover the countryside of New South Wales. There are many national parks and zoos around Dubbo, such as Breelong National Park, Goonoo Forest, Goobang National Park and Goonoo State Conservation Area. Although Dubbo has a great bus system, it is difficult to plan day trips with a tight schedule, and car hire in Dubbo is much easier.
  • You can find a car hire in Dubbo at Dubbo Airport (DBO). It has car hire desks located in the main terminal building. Once you sort out your paperwork, you can pick up your car from the Rental Car Park, a short walk from the terminal. You can choose from a range of global hire companies such as Budget, Hertz, Avis and Thrifty. When you return your vehicle, take it to the hire car park.
  • Although there is not much traffic in the local streets, there are many tourists who pass through Dubbo, as it connects three highways. This means that the Dubbo CBD can get busy, and it may be difficult to drive your car hire in Dubbo during peak hours. Jaywalking is also common in Dubbo, make sure to be aware of this while driving, as pedestrians may cross the road without warning.
  • Driving within the Dubbo local streets is generally easy to get around as there are many sign posts. It is important to be careful when driving at night in the countryside near Dubbo; try to avoid this as it is very common for wild animals to wander around the roads.
  • Book your car hire in Dubbo at least 7 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Compact car hire in Dubbo are around 31% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Dubbo

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Dubbo?

    In the Dubbo CBD and also in surrounding towns, the parking spaces can be a bit tight. To be on the safe side, it’s easiest to drive and park a compact car, such as a Toyota Corolla, a Ford Focus or something similar. This type of car will enable ease of accessibility, allowing for a more pleasant drive in Dubbo.

  • What’s the speed limit in Dubbo?

    Roads in New South Wales cities are marked by signposts with the speed limit of that street. The limit can depend on if the road is in an urban area or a country road. Urban areas such as local streets in the CBD are generally 50 km/h; while country roads and highways can have a speed limit of up to 100 km/h. If you are in a school zone, the limit is 40 km/h during school times or as signed. If the street or road is unmarked, the default speed limit is 50 km/h.

  • Where are the best places to park in Dubbo?

    Parking in Dubbo is a mix of off-street public car parks and local street parking. The off-street car parks are free, with a mix of timed and untimed parking restrictions. They are located throughout the CBD and offer over 700 parking spaces. You can find these car parks in Bligh Street, Holls Avenue, Talbragar Street and Church Street. There is also a large amount of free, all-day parking in Dubbo Square car park, with 500 car spaces (400 of which are undercover).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Dubbo?

    The average price of fuel in Dubbo is R84,95 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 019 and R1 359, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Dubbo?

    Compact (Hyundai i30 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Dubbo.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Dubbo?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Dubbo?

    A Compact car hire in Dubbo costs R711 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Dubbo?

    An Economy car hire in Dubbo costs R583 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car hire cost in Dubbo?

    A Standard car hire in Dubbo costs R689 per day, on average.

  • How can I get an electric hire car in Dubbo?

    Hertz in downtown Dubbo offers electric car hire options. It's always recommended to check with your Dubbo car hire company directly to find the electric car hire option that suits your needs in Dubbo. There are also several electric vehicle charging stations throughout the town, so it could be a good option for cheap car hire in Dubbo.

  • What are the child seat rules in Dubbo?

    In Dubbo, the use of child seats is required by law for all children under the age of seven years old. The specific type of child seat required depends on the child's weight and age, with rear-facing seats for infants and younger toddlers and forward-facing seats for older toddlers and young children. 

Dubbo car rental reviews and directory

Budget

10,0

Wonderful

1 review
Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

2 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

Cnr Bultje St & Darling St

+61 2 6884 3656

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

Terminal Building

+61 2 6884 3656

Monday07:45 - 17:00
Tuesday07:45 - 17:00
Wednesday07:45 - 17:00
Thursday07:45 - 17:00
Friday07:45 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00

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Thrifty

6,0

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

4.0

3 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

10 Rosulyn Street

+61 2 6841 3838

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00

33 Bourke St

+61 2 5832 5913

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

Cooreena Rd

+61 2 5832 5913

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

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6,0 Okay

Jul 2023

KAYAK
Why is refunds take ages? Talk is different and charges is different.

1 out of 1

Sixt

8,0

Very Good

No reviews available

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

8.0

2 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

10 Rosulyn Street

+61 2 6841 3838

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:00 - 17:00

Terminal Building

+61 2 6841 3838

Monday07:30 - 17:00
Tuesday07:30 - 17:00
Wednesday07:30 - 17:00
Thursday07:30 - 17:00
Friday07:30 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday08:30 - 20:30

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Firefly

10,0

Wonderful

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2 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

33 Bourke St

+61 2 6884 8688

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Dubbo

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Avis

7,9

Good

No reviews available

2 locations in Dubbo

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1 Depot Rd

+61 2 6884 9977

Monday08:15 - 17:00
Tuesday08:15 - 17:00
Wednesday08:15 - 17:00
Thursday08:15 - 17:00
Friday08:15 - 17:00
Saturday08:30 - 20:3010:15 - 12:00
Sunday14:30 - 15:30

Terminal Building

+61 2 6884 9977

Monday07:45 - 17:00
Tuesday07:45 - 17:00
Wednesday07:45 - 17:00
Thursday07:45 - 17:00
Friday07:45 - 17:00
Saturday09:30 - 10:3012:30 - 13:00
Sunday13:00 - 16:45

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Hertz

7,3

Good

No reviews available

2 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

33 Bourke St

+61 2 6884 8688

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

Cooreena Rd

+61 2 6884 8688

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

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keddy by Europcar

6,0

Okay

No reviews available

2 locations in Dubbo

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Locations in Dubbo

Cascade Motor Inn 147 Cobra St

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DUBBO AIRPORT, Terminal Building

0268841378

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2 travellers who hired a car in Dubbo gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.6

Car hire locations in or near Dubbo

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Compact

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