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Mount Gambier car hire

Driver's age: 26-65
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Mount Gambier car hire information

Pick-up locationMount Gambier
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Hire locations13
Airport locations12

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Mount Gambier

  • Having car hire in Mount Gambier is a huge advantage for those visiting and exploring the sights, as public transport is very limited. The Mount Gambier Bus Service only operates five days a week, meaning that any adventure planned on the weekend will limit your options to the city on foot or by utilising taxis and the Free City Bike Hire. If you want to see sights a little further than you want to walk or ride to, Mount Gambier car hire will be needed.
  • Your journey to Mount Gambier will most likely be via Mount Gambier Airport (MGB), where there are four hire car offices on site to provide you with your Mount Gambier car hire. There are signs to direct you from the arrivals area to the hire car offices. Don’t forget to bring with you a confirmation of your reservation, your driver’s licence and a credit card in your name to cover the costs of the booking. If you are nominating a second driver, they will also need to provide their driver’s licence.
  • Driving your car hire in Mount Gambier should be a breeze, as the city is not particularly large or busy and doesn’t present any really difficult intersections or things to be wary of that some bigger cities may. The city is well maintained and connected by major highways and sealed roads and has a generally simple layout.
  • Weekday evenings tend to see the highest volume of traffic in Mount Gambier, as locals head home. Usually peak hour is around 16:30-18:00. Weekends will sometimes see heavy traffic in late mornings and afternoons, as locals head out for weekends away. South Australia generally has a warm climate; however, it can see some rain in winter months, which can add some time to traffic as drivers slow down for safety.
  • Book your car hire in Mount Gambier at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy car hire in Mount Gambier are around 12% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Mount Gambier

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Mount Gambier?

    For your car hire in Mount Gambier, which type of vehicle you should select comes down to your plans while there. If you’ve come to the area to adventure along the coastline or hit the 4WD and camping routes, you may want to choose an SUV and make sure it comes with a navigation system and air conditioning for the high summer temperatures. If you’re more likely to stay within the city limits and visit the caves, cenote and lakes, a compact or medium car hire in Mount Gambier will definitely cover your needs.

  • What’s the speed limit in Mount Gambier?

    Be aware that unmarked police vehicles and speed cameras are common across Australia, and Mount Gambier is certainly no exception. Limits do vary by area and can change suddenly during any drive, so be sure to keep an eye out for signs. Most residential areas have a speed limit of 50 km/h unless otherwise signed, such as school zones or shopping areas that may have a reduced limit. Most rural roads have a limit of 100 km/h, and some highways have a maximum limit of 110 km/h.

  • Where are the best places to park in Mount Gambier?

    There is plenty of parking available for your car hire in Mount Gambier, as the main attractions all offer ample free parking and the city centre’s shopping hubs offer free parking as well. If your accommodation in Mount Gambier includes secure parking and you have days on your itinerary to simply explore the city, you can take advantage of the Free City Bike Hire instead.

  • How much is the price of fuel in Mount Gambier?

    The average price of fuel in Mount Gambier is R84,03 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 008 and R1 344, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Mount Gambier?

    Economy (Suzuki Swift or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Mount Gambier.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Mount Gambier?

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

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Mount Gambier?

    An Economy car hire in Mount Gambier costs R596 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Mount Gambier?

    A Compact car hire in Mount Gambier costs R619 per day, on average.

Mount Gambier car rental reviews and directory

Sixt

8,0

Very Good

1 review

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

8.0

Value for money

8.0

One location in Mount Gambier

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Terminal Building, Mt Gambier

+61 481 444 554

Monday08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday08:00 - 21:00
Thursday08:00 - 21:00
Friday08:00 - 21:00
Saturday08:00 - 21:00
Sunday11:00 - 21:00

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8,0 Very Good

Feb 2023

KAYAK
Pleasant experience with sixt , having booked with you before I was happy with service.

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Thrifty

9,7

Wonderful

No reviews available

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2 locations in Mount Gambier

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Lot 2 Airport Rd

Monday07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday07:30 - 20:00
Thursday07:30 - 20:00
Friday07:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:30 - 11:00
Sunday15:30 - 20:00

Mount Gambier Ap

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Avis

9,3

Wonderful

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Terminal Building

+61 8 8723 4300

Monday07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday07:00 - 20:00
Thursday07:00 - 20:00
Friday07:00 - 20:00
Saturday08:30 - 11:00
Sunday15:00 - 20:0012:00 - 13:00

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Hertz

9,0

Wonderful

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Lot 2 Airport Rd

+61 8 8723 0870

Monday08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday08:00 - 21:00
Thursday08:00 - 21:00
Friday08:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 11:00
Sunday15:30 - 20:00

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Firefly

8,8

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One location in Mount Gambier

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Mount Gambier Airport

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8,7

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One location in Mount Gambier

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Mt Gambier Airport, Terminal Building Airport Rd

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Budget

7,8

Good

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Terminal Building

+61 8 8725 4340

Monday08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday08:00 - 21:00
Thursday08:00 - 21:00
Friday08:00 - 21:00
Saturday09:00 - 11:00
Sunday13:30 - 18:30

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National

8,0

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One location in Mount Gambier

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Mount Gambier airport

+61 8 8268 1025

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Dollar

7,7

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Mount Gambier Ap

+61 8 8723 2488

Monday08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday08:00 - 21:00
Thursday08:00 - 21:00
Friday08:00 - 21:00
Saturday08:00 - 21:00
Sunday08:00 - 21:00

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Sunnycars

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One location in Mount Gambier

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Penola Rd

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One traveller who hired a car in Mount Gambier gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.6

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Economy

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