Car rental at Sydney Airport

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10 Arrival Court, Mascot, Sydney, 2020, Australia
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Business hours

Mon - Fri
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
Public Holidays
07:00 - 22:00

Out of hours

Out of hours return
Effective 1st December 2022, due to changes made by Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL) customers cannot return vehicles to the Domestic Terminal. All SIXT vehicles must be returned to T1 International Terminal. Once you enter the Sydney Airport vicinity, follow the signs to T1 International Terminal Arrivals, then you will see signs exclusively for Car Rental. Keep following the Car Rental signs which will direct you to turn right into our car park located on Arrival Court, Mascot, just before the Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel. Please park in one of our empty SIXT bays and return the keys into the signposted key drop-off.

Our services at Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport car rental

Sydney Airport car rental

Get around with ease by renting a car from SIXT at Sydney Airport. We provide competitive rates on premium cars, allowing you to enjoy a first-class driving experience at a price you can afford. Choose from car categories including sedans, economy cars, SUVs, vans and pickup trucks. Then customize your rental by selecting add-ons like GPS, child seats and an additional driver. If you plan to stay in Sydney, choose one of our electric cars. For longer road trips in New South Wales, choose a roomy SUV.
SIXT's location at Sydney Airport

SIXT's location at Sydney Airport

SIXT has rental counters in three terminals at Sydney Airport, so it’s convenient to get the keys to your rental car when you arrive. Returning Sydney Airport car rentals is as simple as driving to the airport and looking for car return signs for the terminal you are flying out of.
Explore Sydney with your car rental​

Explore Sydney with your car rental​

You can see the sights in Sydney in luxury and style in a SIXT rent a car. With the freedom a car rental gives, you can see and do so much with an outstanding choice of attractions. You can tour the city center, and also easily venture further away. Drive to well-known locations near Bondi Beach or the Blue Mountains wilderness area. Visit the museums in Darling Harbour, located west of the city, or travel further afield to a national park. With a Sydney car rental, you can have it all from a bustling urban experience to outdoor adventures.
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Good to know when renting at Sydney Airport

What's the minimum age to rent a car at Sydney Airport?
To rent a car with SIXT at Sydney Airport you need to be at least 21 with a valid license. Some car categories have a higher minimum rental age, and an underage driver fee may apply.
Can I modify, extend, or cancel my reservation?
At SIXT you can either pay online or when you pick up your car in Sydney Airport.
What documents do I need to rent a car at Sydney Airport?
You need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year, depending on the car category. You might also need an International Driving Permit or official translation of the license.
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Customer reviews & feedback

Based on 1971 reviews
The vehicle
At the Sixt branch
Vehicle handover
Daryl W.
Great car
Mike R.
Easy process picking up vehicle ... not so easy returning the vehicle due to major construction in the area and confusing road directions. This is NOT the fault of SIXT!
Brian W.
I had a great experience with them because I made a mistake and they where happy to fix it for I booked for 7pm and I wanted it for 7am and they fix it for me with no problem at all I want to to say a big thank you to the staff at the Sydney international airport the customer service man was Ali thank you mate.
robert j.
Easy system to hire a light truck
Patrick A.
Amazing customer service, Goran went above and beyond to help us out with anything we needed!
Ben W.
We rented a car for a family trip to Sydney. Service was good and vechile availability was ok. We picked up this car from Terminal 1 side of the airport. Pick up was easy and quick as was return.
Ross S.
Great service and modern cars, great value and very friendly staff
Sarav S.
Great service, very good collection of cars and very easy to pick and drop cars
Tony B.
excellent service provided by staff at the sysney airport
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FAQs about rentals at Sydney Airport

Can I book a long-term car rental at Sydney Airport?
Do I need to purchase insurance or protection packages with my rental at Sydney Airport?
Can I add an additional driver to my rental?