Situated a little north of the Perth city centre but still close enough to be considered central, Balcatta is a culturally diverse suburb that is perfectly placed to launch you toward the beautiful beaches and national parks to the north of the city. You can pick up both Budget and Honk rental cars at Balcatta.
Bounded on its eastern and southern sides by the tranquil waters of the Swan River, Bassendean has been a popular suburb since the 1830’s. It’s only a few kilometres away from the city centre, so if you’re sticking around Perth for a while this could be a great pick up point for you. Dollar, Honk and Thrifty all offer rental pick ups in Bassendean.
Separated from the Perth CBD by a bend of the Swan River, Burswood is a little removed from the bustle of the city centre while still being very close by. If you’re heading into town right after you pick up your rental, make for the bridge that crosses the river via Heirisson Island. Budget has a pick up depot in this suburb.
Perth - Downtown
Staying close to the centre of Perth? Picking up your car rental from downtown can be far more convenient than driving from the airport. You’ll find Apollo, Budget, Hertz and Honk vehicles available for pick up in Perth’s downtown area.
Close by the CBD but not so close as to be right in the midst of the concrete jungle, picking up your rental in East Perth gives you the flexibility of choosing to zip into the city centre or escape the crowds altogether and make for the wilderness of Western Australia. Avis, Honk, Redspot, Thrifty and Dollar all have pick up points in East Perth.
This flourishing port city is situated at the junction of the Swan River and the Indian Ocean. Although it is contiguous with Perth itself, Fremantle has forged its own identity. A robust alfresco dining culture, microbreweries and a host of seafood specialists have turned this place into something of a haven for gourmands. Dollar, Thrifty, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Honk and Keddy by Europcar all have depots in Fremantle
Located about 26 kilometres north of the Perth CBD, Joondalup serves as the hub for Perth’s outer northern suburbs. Only minutes away from the legendary State Route 60 (otherwise known as the Indian Ocean Drive) Joondalup will have you on your way to amazing destinations in no time. You can find an Avis rental depot in Joondalup.
South of the Swan River, within a few short kilometres of two major road trip routes, lies the suburb of Melville. This is a great place to start your journey if you’re planning on heading down to the Margaret River wine region or visiting Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park. You can find a Hertz depot in Melville.
Bounded to the southwest by the beautiful Herdsman Lake Regional Park, Osborne Park is situated a little north and west of Perth’s city centre. You can find Dollar, Avis, Hertz, Honk, Thrifty, Europcar and Keddy by Europcar rental suppliers here.
Located just to the west of the airport, picking up your rental vehicle from Redcliffe can be arranged with minimum hassle - you can find a Budget car rental depot here.
Another suburb directly adjacent to the airport, Welshpool lies to the south of Perth International Airport and has car rental pick up depots for Apollo, Avis, Hertz, Honk, Thrifty and Dollar.
As the name would suggest, West Perth can be found just west of the CBD - its proximity to major routes means that it’s easy to start your rental journey in West Perth, no matter where you’re headed for. Honk, Europcar and Keddy by Europcar rentals are all available in West Perth.
Perth Domestic Airport
For most local travellers, this will be your go-to pick up location. The convenience of flying in to Perth and picking up your rental direct from the terminal is too good to pass up for almost everyone. Honk, Ace, Apollo, Auto Europe, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, Keddy by Europcar, Redspot and Thrifty can all be found at the Perth Airport domestic terminals.
Perth International Airport
If you’re flying in to Australia from overseas then it’s likely that you’ll want to pick up your car rental directly from the airport. Honk, Ace, Apollo, Auto Europe, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Europcar, Firefly, Hertz, Keddy by Europcar, Redspot and Thrifty can all be found at the Perth Airport international terminals.