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Car rental

With over 600 hire locations worldwide, no booking fees and great deals on the world’s leading rental companies, booking a car with Qantas has never been easier. Plus, you can earn Qantas Points with Avis and Budget.

Important Information: If your travel plans have changed and you’d like to cancel an existing car rental booking you can do so via Manage Booking at no charge. If you used Qantas Points to make your booking these will be credited to your account up to eight weeks following your cancellation. You can then re-book your car rental when it suits you. During this time, our car rental partners are continuing to maintain their high standards of safety and cleanliness.


Car specials

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Earn 1,000 bonus Qantas Points
Kids travelling in car

Hire a car for 7 days or more and earn 1,000 bonus points

Drive away with 1,000 bonus points on eligible Avis rentals in Australia, for 7 or more days. You’ll also enjoy 4 points per $1 spent. Valid for rentals booked by 28 March 2021 and commenced between 2 January and 28 March 2021.
Terms and conditions apply. 

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Hire a Prestige car and receive 20% off
Hertz silver car

Feel what luxury is all about

Rent a Prestige car and receive 20% off time and kilometre charges, for rentals commencing by 31 March 2021.
Terms and conditions apply. 

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Why hire a car with Qantas



Earn Qantas Points with Avis and Budget^

No booking fees

No booking fees


Over 600 car locations worldwide

How many Qantas Points will I earn?

Avis and Budget car hire in Australia 4 Qantas Points per A$1 spent
Avis and Budget car hire outside of Australia 700 Qantas Points per rental

Car rental partners

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Earn and redeem Qantas Points
Silver car

Avis car hire

Select from a wide range of vehicles from one of Australia's leading car rental companies.

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Book Budget
Earn and redeem Qantas Points
Blue car

Budget car hire

Renowned for great value and a latest model fleet, Budget caters for all your rental needs.

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Book Hertz Black car

Hertz car hire

Book an extensive range of cars at competitive prices all around the world.

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Book Thrifty Navy car

Thrifty car hire

A large range of car options, including the new Mercedes-Benz range available within Australia.

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Earn Qantas Points on your whole trip

Places to explore

Important Information

For further details see cars important information.

Qantas receives a commission from these providers for vehicle bookings made via Qantas Cars.

+ A business must be a Qantas Business Rewards Member to earn Qantas Points for business. A one-off join fee of $89.50 including GST normally applies, however this will be waived for Avis customers. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Business Rewards Terms and Conditions. Qantas Points for business are offered under the Avis Terms and Conditions. Members will earn 4 Qantas Points for every $1 spent on Time and Kilometre charges on qualifying rental rates in Australia only. Qantas Points will not be earned in relation to taxes (including GST), fees, or for charges for insurance, petrol, GPS and other miscellaneous charges. The number of Qantas Points earned is limited to 240,000 per year. Qantas Points for business can only be earned on freely available retail rates booked through The member must quote their ABN when making their booking through

~ To use Qantas Points to book car hire in Australia and New Zealand, members must provide their Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number when booking online at with the chosen car partner. Qantas Points cannot be used on package tour, government, travel industry and some corporate rates. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, coupon or promotion. Vehicle hire is subject to availability and to the car hire company rental agreement at the time of rental. Age, credit and driver requirements apply. For further details, contact the car hire company.

^ You must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program to earn Qantas Points. A joining fee may apply. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Frequent Flyer program terms and conditions. 4 Qantas Points will be earned per A$1 spent on time and kilometre charges within Australia, excluding GST, insurance, package tour, government, travel industry, some corporate rates and miscellaneous charges or 700 Qantas Points will be earned per rental outside of Australia with Avis and Budget. Members must provide their Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number to the chosen car partner.