|Pick-up location||Byron Bay|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Byron Bay car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Byron Bay.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Byron Bay car rental.
Some car hire companies in Byron Bay which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Thrifty and Europcar
On average a hire car in Byron Bay costs $41 per day.
The average price of fuel in Byron Bay is $5.70 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $68 and $91, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Byron Bay.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Intermediate car hire in Byron Bay costs $59 per day, on average.
A Supplier choice car hire in Byron Bay costs $180 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Byron Bay costs $109 per day, on average.
In Byron Bay, cars are most frequently hired at Budget Bruxner Hwy (37 km from city centre ).
On average hiring a car in Byron Bay costs $288 per week ($41 per day).
On average a car hire in Byron Bay costs $1,235 per month ($41 per day).
Full-size and intermediate car models can comfortably navigate parking and pedestrians in Byron Bay while offering a gentle ride on the surrounding coastal roads. Compact cars are great if you’re planning on doing long day trips out of town as they offer the best fuel efficiency and hire prices.
Unless indicated otherwise by signage, the speed limit in residential and commercial areas of Byron Bay is 50 km/h. The Pacific Mwy is mostly set at 100 km/h, though in congested sections near Bangalow the limit drops to 60 km/h. School zones are enforced from 08:00–09:30 and 14:30–16:00 at 40 km/h.
Slightly above the Australian average, a litre of petrol usually costs around A$1.55 in Byron Bay. Price spikes often occur during holiday periods, and cheaper petrol stations can be found in Brunswick Heads.
You can find hourly rates at around A$4 and all-day parking for roughly A$20 at Lawson St North Car Park and Main Beach Car Park. On-street, free parking east of Tennyson St is restricted to 4h.