Budget car rental
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. The operating hours of the location you are collecting your vehicle from may have changed. Check the Budget websiteOpens external site in a new window for more information.
Choose from free upgrades, extra days and more.
Skip the line, escape the queue and rental counters.
There are currently no special offers from Budget.
Make the most of your booking
Want a quick exit from the rental counter? As a Fastbreak member, you simply flash your valid driver’s licence, pick up your keys and escape the queue.
Join online for free and include your Fastbreak number in every Qantas booking to take advantage. Budget Fastbreak service is available at international airports and other selected locations.Sign up for Fastbreak freeOpens external site in a new window
Travelling for business? Earn Qantas Points twice
Earn 4 Qantas Points per A$1 for your business plus 4 Qantas Points per A$1 for the person travelling. Simply include your Qantas Business Rewards membership ABN and the Qantas Frequent Flyer number of the person travelling when booking. If you're not yet a member you can join for free.Join Qantas Business Rewards for free
Group A - Holden Spark or similar
For all your lightweight transport needs and ease when you travel in Australia or abroad.
Group C - Hyundai i30 or similar
Step it up with greater fuel economy and range wherever you need to go.
Group B - Hyundai Accent or similar
Slightly larger than the Economy class, still packed with all the great features to get around.
Group E - Toyota Camry or similar
Spacious and fit for an entire family.
Looking for something bigger?
Hire a truck, van or ute with no booking fees and earn Qantas Points.
Book your whole trip
For further details see cars important information.
Qantas receives a commission from these providers for vehicle bookings made via Qantas Cars.
Disclaimer: + 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 Budget customers. Membership and Qantas Points are subject to the Qantas Business Rewards Terms and Conditions. Qantas Points for business are offered under the Budget 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 Qantas.com. The member must quote their ABN when making their booking through Qantas.com.
Disclaimer: ~ Members can use either Qantas Points or a combination of Points Plus Pay - Cars for eligible vehicle hire bookings. An eligible booking is a rental made for Australia or New Zealand. A minimum of 4,000 Qantas Points is required when using points only, and a minimum of 2,000 Qantas Points when using a combination of Points Plus Pay - Cars. Any cash payment must be made using an Accepted Payment Card. Points Plus Pay 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. Budget age, credit and driver requirements apply. For further details, contact BudgetOpens external site.
Disclaimer: ^ 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.