Victoria Car Rental

From the cities surrounding Port Phillips Bay to the rugged Victorian Alps further north, SIXT makes it easy to rent a car in Victoria. We have locations in cities and airports all over the state, including several in and around Melbourne and in cities farther afield, like Bendigo and Ballarat. For a Victoria car rental, SIXT offers competitive prices, new vehicles that are on average three months old and unlimited kilometers on standard rentals. Many of our locations also offer 24-hour returns. You can take a compact sedan into the city to see Aboriginal art or book an SUV to explore the Great Ocean Road when you rent with SIXT.


SIXT services in Victoria

When you need a Victoria car rental, SIXT offers a fleet of sedans, including hybrid and electric models. To get more adventurous, you can choose from our vans, pickup trucks and a range of SUVs. For larger parties or big families, we offer multiseaters. To help fit your rental to your travel needs, we have optional add-ons like GPS, an additional driver, extra protection and child seats. SIXT is here for you, whether you need a one-day rental in Melbourne or a weekly rental to explore the Victorian Alps. 

SIXT services in Victoria

Good to know when you’re visiting Victoria

Car rental under 25 in Victoria

You can rent a car from the age of 21 with SIXT in Australia. Some vehicle types have a higher minimum rental age, and a surcharge applies to those under 25. 

Documents you need to rent a car in Victoria

All drivers will need a valid driver’s license. If your license is in a language other than English, you will need an international driving permit or certified translation. 

Flexible rental options

 If your plans are uncertain you can choose the Pay Later option when booking and cancel your reservation free of charge.

Best Cities to Visit in Victoria

  • Melbourne: In Australia’s 2nd-largest city, see the iconic architecture of Flinders Street Station and Federation Square and take a river cruise through the city. Check out the planetarium at Scienceworks and amble through the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria. Drink some of the best coffee in on earth, enjoy the world-famous street art and get a map to wander through the city’s legendary lanes. 
  • Torquay: In this city in southeast Victoria, you can surf the waves at Bells Beach and Point Impossible Beach or relax at the Point Danger Marine Sanctuary. You can drive down the Great Ocean Road, the world’s largest war memorial built by returning WWI soldiers to honor the fallen. You’ll see beaches, cliffs, forests and maybe even koalas. 
  • Bendigo: In this city in central Victoria, take a vintage tram through town and learn about its immigration and Gold Rush history. Discover the city’s Chinese culture at the Golden Dragon Museum. You can even go underground to experience the Deborah Gold Mine. 

Summer in Victoria

Visiting the beaches in February and March is a must in Victoria: the city boasts adventurous beaches, family beaches and botanical beaches. The Victorian Alps also provide fantastic summer fun. Hike, rock-climb, fish, ride horseback or bushwalk through the mountains and valleys. Watch or ride in the Peaks Challenge, where cyclists ride through 146 miles of the High Plains. Want more? Zip-line, whale watch, camp out and ride the Harbour Ferry. 


  • Rated 4.6 out of 5 from 47 Ratings

Erin E.

Excellent service! Managed to book and collect the truck within an hour. Staff were wonderful and understanding when I required the truck a few hours longer. Equipment was clean and easy to use, fantastic experience.


Prompt ,polite,fast and professional service. Very easy and hassle free experience. Thankyou

The B.

Excellent service and refund of monies. Friendly and polite staff.

Shaleille S.

Friendly, quick and easy service.

jessica m.

The staff at SIXT went above and beyond to help us after we broke down organizing taxis to the train station for me and my children they were very helpful and cheerful

I am so glad we went with this company

Why rent with Sixt?

Why rent with Sixt?
  • New cars - on average 3 months old
  • Premium fleet of german cars
  • Car rental made quick and easy
  • Unlimited miles on standard vehicles
  • Free cancellation when you pay on arrival
  • Friendly 24/7 customer service

sixt airport
locations in Australia

see all airport locations