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Compare Car Hire Rates in Richmond


Use VroomVroomVroom to easily search, compare and book an affordable hire car in Richmond, an inner-city suburb of Melbourne. Richmond is a multicultural suburb with many Asian grocery stores, factory outlet shopping along the popular Bridge Road, and Church Street’s interior design and furniture shops.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Richmond

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots4
SuppliersAvis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty

Melbourne Airport Collection

Flying into Melbourne Airport (MEL) and need to get on the road without delay? Take your pick from one of our seven trusted suppliers and we’ll compare their best available rates.

Depots in Richmond

Conveniently pick up your hire car from these depots in Richmond when starting your journey here.

Avis logo121 Palmer Street, Richmond, 3121
8:00am - 5:00pm Monday to Thursday.
8:00am - 6:00pm Friday.
8:00am - 1:00pm weekends.

Budget logo119 Palmer Street, Richmond 3121
8:00am - 5:00pm Monday to Thursday.
8:00am - 6:00pm Friday.
8:00am - 1:00pm weekends.

Europcar logo26 Swan Street, Richmond 3121
8:00am - 5:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 12:00pm weekends.

Thrifty logo393 Bridge Road, Richmond 3121
7:30am - 5:30pm weekdays.
7:30am - 12:00pm weekends.

Frequently Asked Questions for Richmond Car Hire

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

In May 2019, our customers paid from AUD $27 and AUD $157 per day depending on the vehicle type and rental duration to hire a car in Richmond. For current pricing on Richmond car hire, use our price comparison tool.

What is the highest-rated rental car in Richmond?

The highest-rated rental car in Richmond is Hyundai Accent or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

Who is the highest-rated car hire supplier in Richmond?

Europcar is the highest-rated car hire supplier in Richmond based on recent ratings by our customers.

Can I pick up my hire car in Richmond and drop off at another location?

Yes you can, however, keep in mind that your car hire supplier will most likely charge a one-way fee to your booking.

How can I add an additional driver to my booking in Richmond?

Additional drivers have the option to be added before or after the pick-up date if they will not be in attendance upon collection of the vehicle by visiting a nearby depot.

Our Guide to Visiting Richmond

Richmond is a bustling suburb of Melbourne with plenty to see, eat and do in the area. Here are some of our favourite spots in Richmond:

Attractions | Accommodation


Feast of Merit

Address: 117 Swan Street, Richmond 3121

Cafe by day, restaurant by night, this Richmond institution serves a delicious Middle Eastern inspired food and drinks menu in a communal dining area. The menu is designed to share, so a perfect way to enjoy a meal with friends and family.

OTTO Melbourne

Address: 3/189 Bridge Road, Richmond 3121

Otto Melbourne located near Richmond Bridge road is one of the best cafes that you must visit in Richmond. Whether you want to stop over for some smoothies or you want to have a takeaway for your brunch, Otto's delicious and fine food is available for you.

Bridge Road Shopping

Address: Bridge Road, Richmond 3121

Shop til you drop along this popular shopping street with plenty of opportunity to snag a bargain. Select from well-known Australian fashion labels, homewares and more.

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Richmond Hill Hotel

Address: 353 Church Street, Richmond 3121

The Richmond Hill Hotel is in an excellent location for guests visiting Melbourne Cricket Ground and other attractions in the area. Each room is fully furnished with TVs, offers free WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities and guests can select rooms with private or shared bathrooms. Parking is also available.

Adara Richmond

Address: 185 Lennox Street, Richmond 3121

Close to Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne’s Olympic Park and The Epworth Hospital, Adara Richmond offers self-contained apartments with air-conditioning, kitchen facilities and laundry facilities. Parking is also available.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Richmond Car Hire
Rating: 4.8 / 5 based on 47 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Ruth W.
    Date: 09 Feb 2019
    Feedback: the insurance information is not very clear
    Rating: 3.5/5 😐
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Harinderpal K.
    Date: 21 May 2018
    Feedback: Easy peasy...but let's see how it is at the actual pick jp
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: SAGAR A.
    Date: 10 May 2018
    Feedback: Its pretty fast, and good that it provides options from all different rentals. Thanks vroom vroom. Regards, Sagar
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Paul A.
    Date: 02 Aug 2017
    Feedback: Very good!
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Hui S. N.
    Date: 17 Apr 2016
    Feedback: great customer service
    Rating: 5/5 😀