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Southport is a coastal suburb and only a 10-minute drive to the Gold Coast's main attractions and Surfers Paradise. Explore Queensland in one of our affordable car hire options with VroomVroomVroom, made available by major suppliers in Southport.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Southport

Vehicles ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Pickup, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots3
SuppliersEuropcar, Hertz, Thrifty

Gold Coast Airport Collection

Flying into Gold Coast Airport (OOL) and need to get on the road without hassle? Collect your car from Gold Coast Airport where we work with seven car hire suppliers.

Depots in Southport

Explore the beauty of Queensland with a hire car. We work with three suppliers based in Southport and nearby depots in Surfers Paradise.

Europcar logo 149 Ferry Road, Southport 4215
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:30am - 12:00pm weekends.

Hertz logo 32-34 Garden Street, Southport 4215
7:00am - 5:00pm weekdays.
7:00am - 12:00pm weekends.

Thrifty logo 19-23 Ferry Road, Southport 4215
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Southport Car Hire

How much does it cost to hire a car in Southport?

In April 2019, our customers paid between AUD $41 and AUD $186 per day for a hire car. Prices vary depending on vehicle type, time of year, and booking duration. For current rates in Southport, use our price comparison tool.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Southport?

The highest-rated rental car in Southport is Toyota Corolla or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

Can I pick up a car hire in Southport and drop off in another location?

Yes, you can, but you may be charged a one-way fee.

Our Guide to Visiting Southport

Southport is a 40-minute drive from Gold Coast Airport and an hour from Brisbane CBD. With more than 300 sunny days per year, the weather in Southport is consistently perfect for a beach holiday. Here are our favourite spots in the area:

Attractions | Accommodation


The Brickworks Centre

Address: 107 Ferry Road, Southport 4215

Home to some of the Gold Coast’s leading retailers, the Brickworks Centre is a favourite lifestyle shopping centre incorporating Southport’s popular Ferry Roads Market and just 3 kilometres north-west of Surfers Paradise.

Southport Yacht Club

Address: 1 MacArthur Parade, Main Beach 4217

Southport Yacht Club is a wonderful and luxurious venue, on the Broadwater, the coastal area. Here you can enjoy water sports and other nautical activities, in a select and professional environment, designed with taste. Facilities offered here include fishing, boating experiences of all kinds, surfing and swimming.

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Woodroffe Hotel

Address: 22 White Street, Southport 4215

Guests at Woodroffe Hotel can enjoy a stylish array of accommodation, contemporary facilities and personalised service. Just minutes from several shopping centres, China Town, the Broadwater Parklands, cafes and restaurants, this relaxed hotel is an ideal place for business or leisure travellers.

Meriton Suites Southport

Address: 2 Como Crescent, Southport 4215

Enjoy a home away from home and get the celebrity treatment with world-class service while staying at Meriton Suites. This upmarket apartment hotel provides a range of specialty stores, a cinema, a fitness centre plus indoor and outdoor resort-style pools and a sauna.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Southport Car Hire
Rating: 4.9 / 5 based on 25 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Steve B.
    Date: 22 Nov 2021
    Feedback: Easy pickup and great car - all working well
    Rating: 5/5 😀
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    Reviewer: justin B.
    Date: 22 Nov 2021
    Feedback: Very happy
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Michael J.
    Date: 16 Jul 2018
    Feedback: You guys are great!
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: maurice B.
    Date: 25 Jun 2018
    Feedback: good job folks
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Sue B.
    Date: 18 May 2018
    Feedback: no problems with site at all.
    Rating: 5/5 😀