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If you want to see everything Rockhampton has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Budget. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own ride allows you to go to the areas you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next vacation to Australia more enjoyable with a Budget rental car.
With all there is to do and see in and around the Rockhampton region, you'll want to explore more than your hotel room while on your trip. Whether you have to try that new bistro across town or try some of the best local favorites, you'll need your own auto to take in as much as possible during your visit. No matter where you end up staying in Rockhampton, if you want to get the most from your trip to the city, having access to your automobile is key.
We work with many of the most dependable dealers. Started in Los Angeles in 1959, Budget always strives to provide the best prices for customers. With a name like Budget, you know they will try to get you the cheapest price.
We strive to get you the lowest rates, no matter when you reserve your car. However, reserving your car ahead of your visit can help keep spending low. Be sure to keep the car under one driver's name and check the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
You will need to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
Budget's minimum age to rent a car in Rockhampton is 21. Make sure to check Budget's policies, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 or for higher category rentals especially.
That depends on your needs and what you'll be doing when you visit Rockhampton. Economy or compact vehicles are easier to park and good for short drives. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a sedan or SUV is going to have enough room for all of you and offer a more comfortable ride. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Rockhampton vacation can choose the premium category for a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
In Australia you do need to have insurance before you rent. Many major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover) typically provide some coverage. However, many of them have prohibitions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. It is best to call your credit card company and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Rockhampton. Additionally, as a United States citizen, you can purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Budget does require a deposit when you book your rental car. Budget will block the deposit on your credit once you book your car for your trip. Please be aware that the deposit will vary greatly based on the model and make of the rental.
We suggest a full to full policy. You receive the vehicle with a full tank. If you return your rental with less than the amount it was given to you, most companies will charge a premium, and sometimes up to 3X the amount of current gas prices to refill it. For a cheaper rate, it is best to fill up your tank before you bring your car back to Budget. Stations near airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Rockhampton definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road after you've checked off all the activities here.
Budget typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to return your rental car at a different location. However, there is typically an additional fee when you choose one-way.
With so much to do and see in Rockhampton, having your own auto lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to discover more of Australia, you can drive wherever you want to, without trying to hail a taxi or sign up for a ride-share.
Before your next vacation, book your Budget Rockhampton car rental and zip off to take in all the must-do activities at your leisure. Go with CarRentals.com and cruise the streets in Rockhampton, Australia.