Perth City Rental Car Hire, Western Australia
Perth, the capital city of Western Australia is one of the most isolated cities in the world. It is 3,301 km, or 2,051 miles from Sydney by air.
Pick up your Perth City rental car hire from one of our Perth rental car locations; after booking from our great choice of rental cars and hire cars online. Perth is an ideal city to consider hiring a rental car in so that you can visit some of the attractions in the outlying areas of the city and unlike in Sydney or Melbourne there are no toll roads to worry about.
Your hire car in Perth City
The beautiful city of Perth, WA is located on the Swan River. Take a drive in your rental car up to Kings Park, for magnificent views of the city and river. Visit the botanic gardens with its array of native Western Australian plants. Known as the “Wildflower State”, if you come to WA in early spring, then the Kings Park Festival is an event not to be missed; with a stunning display of Western Australian wildflowers, that draws visitors from all around the world.
Whilst in Perth take a short drive by hire car to Fremantle, known by the locals as “Freo”. Take in the historic town, and stop for a coffee in one of the many cafes. Whilst in Freo, drop in at the boat harbour and have a lunch of fresh fish and chips – a must for any visitor to Fremantle. Afterwards take a drive in your rental car up the coast to one of Perth’s spectacular white sand beaches. In the evening, have dinner at one of the many small cafes and restaurants along the coast, whilst taking in one of Perth’s legendary sunsets over the ocean.
Short Drives in your rental car from Perth
Margaret River – just a 3 hour drive from Perth, the Margaret River area. Famous for its wine, food and surf beaches it is difficult to explore without a hiring a rental car from Perth due to limited public transport.
Head north in your hire car and explore Australia’s Coral Coast. The Cervantes and Jurien Bay region is only a two hour drive from Perth and offers pristine beaches, and opportunities to take part in a variety of marine animal encounters and water sports.
If you have an interest in rock formations and sites of natural significance, then driving east inland from Perth to see Wave Rock, could be one of the highlights of your trip to Western Australia. The nearest town, Hyden, is a 340 km trip from Perth. Some people choose to do this trip in one day, but given the distance having a rental car gives you the option of staying overnight and exploring further the next day.