|Car types||Compact, Compact SUV, Full-size, Intermediate, Standard SUV|
|Popular agencies||Hertz, Avis, Europcar, Budget|
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 Kalgoorlie 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 Kalgoorlie.
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 Kalgoorlie car rental.
Some car hire companies in Kalgoorlie which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Hertz and Thrifty
On average a hire car in Kalgoorlie costs $75 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Avis ($87/day), Hertz ($92/day) and Europcar ($105/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Hertz Kalgoorlie Airport 6430 (4 kilometres from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Kalgoorlie is $5.65 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $68 and $90, depending on the car size.
Full-size (Class Full-size Truck or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Kalgoorlie.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Full-size car hire in Kalgoorlie costs $87 per day, on average.
On average hiring a car in Kalgoorlie costs $527 per week ($75 per day).
On average a car hire in Kalgoorlie costs $2,257 per month ($75 per day).
For Kalgoorlie car hire, any type of car will do if you stay in the city area. If you want to explore more remote areas, an SUV or a 4WD might be the better option. As Kalgoorlie is a mining centre, it is well connected with three highways leading from it: the Great Eastern Highway to the west, the Esperance Highway to the south, and the Goldfields Highway to the north.
The maximum speed limit in Australia is 110 km/h. In metropolitan areas, it is usually 60 km/h; in suburban areas, it is 50 km/h; and in school areas, it is 40 km/h. Look out for signs to guide you as they override any general rules or conditions. Police use radar devices to monitor vehicles and issue fines for speeding.
There are 16 service stations within 10 km of Kalgoorlie, and the average price of unleaded petrol is about A$ 1.38 per litre. When buying fuel in Australia, it is generally cheaper in the cities and urban areas than in the countryside, where fuel is not so readily available. In the outback of Western Australia, there are petrol stations every 100-300 km, so it is recommended to bring extra fuel if you are going on a big road trip.
You can park in any designated parking areas, but make sure you read the parking sign carefully. Some parking has time limits and fees; be sure to display the ticket in the window of your vehicle. Always park with the flow of traffic, as vehicles are not allowed to park facing oncoming traffic. If you have a current registered Disability Parking Permit, you are usually permitted to use street or kerbside parking for double the signposted time.