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Thrifty, Sydney Airport Car Rental

Thrifty 200+ ratings, 1 reviews

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

10.0 / 10 Excellent

Thrifty - Sydney Airport Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location

48 ROSS SMITH AVE

Telephone

136139

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

The Thrifty - Sydney Airport car rental location is in terminal

You can walk to the counter of Thrifty - Sydney Airport car rental.

The car rental counter is located near the arrival hall exit of the airport. Please walk to the store following the "Car Rental" sign. Domestic Travellers - There is Rental Collection Counters in Every Terminal at Sydney Airport,while due to the repair works of the airport recently, vehicle pick-ups and drop-offs will take place at temporary facilities on Ross Smith Avenue, and there will a free shuttle bus, please kindly check with counter staff. International Travellers - The Collection Counter is located within the Terminal and then the car park where the cars are located is directly outside the terminal. This car collection point is also the return area.

Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

Domestic Travellers - Please kindly confirm with the counter staff at pick-up.To allow enough time to shuttle to or from the car rental pick up point and the T2 and T3 Domestic Terminals, Sydney Domestic Airport is advising all customers to allow for an additional 30-minute or more transit time. International Travellers - The Collection Counter is located within the Terminal and then the car park where the cars are located is directly outside the terminal. This car collection point is also the return area.

Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00
06:00 -23:00

Deposit

Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards (pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

Pack up ^
USD300-500030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master

E-voucher

Yes. E-voucher is accepted. Show the digital voucher on your mobile instead of a print-out is good enough.

Age requirements

21 - 99 years old

Young Driver Fee applies at 21 - 25 years old with charge of AUD 25 - 42.08325 per day approximately.

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a physical full driving license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 1-2 year(s).

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic License + IDP

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driving licence with you.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in Australia

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
AUD 19/day
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8
Child car seat rental
Child car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 20-40 lbs /9-18kg (approx. 1 - 3 years)‌
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8
Child booster seat rental
Child booster seat rental
Recommended for children weighing 40-80 lbs /18-36 kg
AUD 24.2/day
capped at AUD 96.8

Cross Border

To be updated

Cross Islands

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Depending on which island to bring the rental cars to, policies differ:
Bruny Island, Tasmania
Thrifty will allow the vehicles to be taken to Bruny Island provided you pick up from Sydney Airport,Hobart Airport, Hobart City, Launceston Airport and Launceston City only. Please confirm the surcharges with supplier. Customer should be liable for all the damage when transiting the cars.

Must-not:

Taking rental cars to following islands is not allowed:
Kangaroo Island, Phillip Island, Rottnest Island, Mornington Island, Dirk Hartog Island, Abrolhos Island, Horn Island, Gove Peninsula, Groote Eylandt, Magnetic Island, Tiwi Island, Fraser Island, Moreton Island
Thrifty will allow the vehicles to be taken to Bruny Island provided you pick up from certain branch. Such as Sydney Airport,Hobart Airport, Hobart City,Adelaide Downtown, Launceston Airport and Launceston City. Please confirm the surcharges with supplier. Customer should be liable for all the damage when transiting the cars.

Excess

Collision Damage Waiver Excess differs by car model:

AUD 4000-5500 for other car models.

EUR 1540 for Toyota Landcruiser Prado--4wd,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf,Fiat Egea,Toyota C Hr,Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid,Mazda Cx 30,Toyota C Hr,Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,Cubic Metre Van,Renault Traffic,Vito 111 Cdi,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Ds Ds3,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Opel Corsa,Toyota Yaris,Toyota Yaris,Vw Polo,Cubic Metre Van,4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,Mystery Vehicle,Toyota Camry Hybrid,Bmw 5 Series,Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,Volvo Xc60,Bmw X5,Volvo Xc60,Van W Lift,Cab Tray-diesel,Tray Ute,Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,Description Not Available,Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,Kia Carnival,Fullsize Elite,Audi Q7--4wd,Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,Cubic Metre Curtainsider,4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,Mercedes V-class,Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Corolla,

AUD 5500 for Volkswagen Golf,

AUD 5500 for Fiat Egea,

AUD 5500 for Toyota C Hr,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Mazda Cx 30,

AUD 6001 for Toyota C Hr,

AUD 6001 for Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for Renault Traffic,

AUD 0 for Vito 111 Cdi,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf Gti,

AUD 6001 for Ds Ds3,

AUD 0 for Opel Corsa,

AUD 0 for Toyota Yaris,

AUD 5500 for Vw Polo,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for 4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,

AUD 5500 for Mystery Vehicle,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Camry Hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Bmw 5 Series,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 5500 for Volvo Xc60,

AUD 6001 for Bmw X5,

AUD 0 for Volvo Xc60,

AUD 6001 for Van W Lift,

AUD 6001 for Cab Tray-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Tray Ute,

AUD 6001 for Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,

AUD 7000 for Peugeot 5008,

AUD 5500 for Description Not Available,

AUD 6001 for Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,

AUD 5500 for Kia Carnival,

AUD 6001 for Audi Q7--4wd,

AUD 0 for Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Cubic Metre Curtainsider,

AUD 6001 for 4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Mercedes V-class,

AUD 5500 for Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 6001 for Audi Q2,

AUD 6001 for Mystery Prestige Vehicle,

AUD 5500 for Skoda Karoq,

AUD 5500 for Mg Ehs,

AUD 5500 for Nissan Qashqai,

AUD 5500 for Kia Sportage--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gates-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Hilux Ute,

AUD 6001 for Hilux Xcab Ute--4wd,

AUD 5500 for Honda Civic Autom,

AUD 6001 for Audi Q5 Inc--4wd,

AUD 0 for Audi Sq5 Inc-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mover 2 Axle,

AUD 0 for Cubic Meter Van,

AUD 0 for Clio Cargo Van,

AUD 0 for 25 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Elite,

AUD 0 for Glc Coupe Winter-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Metre Truck Lift,

AUD 0 for 4wd Toyota Landcruiser,

AUD 6001 for Ford Wildtrak--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Benz Vito,

AUD 5500 for Subaru Outback Wagon,

AUD 6001 for C Class At,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Curtainsider-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Polestar 2-electric,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus-diesel--4wd,

AUD 5500 for Toyota Prius,

AUD 5500 for Renault Talisman,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gate-diesel,

AUD 0 for Mercedes Vito L1h1 5m³ O Similar,

AUD 0 for Iveco Daily 12m3,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mercedes-benz Vito 9-sitzer,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Passat,

AUD 6001 for Toyota Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 7000 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 7000 for 22 Seat Bus,

AUD 7000 for Metre Van Lift,

AUD 6001 for Jeep Grand Cherokee,

AUD 7000 for 12 Pallet Tray-diesel,

AUD 6001 for Equip 4wd Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Cab 3t Tray-diesel,

AUD 6001 for 4wd Dual Cab--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Tray Dual Cab-diesel--4wd,

AUD 6001 for Dual Cab Tray--4wd,

AUD 7000 for 25 Seat Bus-diesel,

AUD 0 for Bus With Trailer,

AUD 6001 for Ford Transit,

AUD 6001 for 4wd 12 Seater--4wd,

AUD 0 for Citroen C4 Grand Picasso,

AUD 6001 for Mystery Vehicle Commercial,

Theft Insurance Excess differs by car model:

AUD 4000-5500 for other car models.

EUR 1540 for Toyota Landcruiser Prado--4wd,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf,Fiat Egea,Toyota C Hr,Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid,Mazda Cx 30,Toyota C Hr,Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,Cubic Metre Van,Renault Traffic,Vito 111 Cdi,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Ds Ds3,Volkswagen Golf Gti,Opel Corsa,Toyota Yaris,Toyota Yaris,Vw Polo,Cubic Metre Van,4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,Mystery Vehicle,Toyota Camry Hybrid,Bmw 5 Series,Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,Volvo Xc60,Bmw X5,Volvo Xc60,Van W Lift,Cab Tray-diesel,Tray Ute,Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,Description Not Available,Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,Kia Carnival,Fullsize Elite,Audi Q7--4wd,Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,Cubic Metre Curtainsider,4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,Mercedes V-class,Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 0 for Toyota Corolla,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf,

AUD 0 for Fiat Egea,

AUD 0 for Toyota C Hr,

AUD 0 for Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid,

AUD 0 for Mazda Cx 30,

AUD 0 for Pallet Gates Dropsides-diesel,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Van,

AUD 0 for Renault Traffic,

AUD 0 for Vito 111 Cdi,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Golf Gti,

AUD 0 for Ds Ds3,

AUD 0 for Opel Corsa,

AUD 0 for Toyota Yaris,

AUD 0 for Vw Polo,

AUD 0 for 4wd Mine Equipped-diesel-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mystery Vehicle,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Hybrid,

AUD 0 for Bmw 5 Series,

AUD 0 for Toyota Kluger Hybrid-hybrid,

AUD 0 for Volvo Xc60,

AUD 0 for Bmw X5,

AUD 0 for Van W Lift,

AUD 0 for Cab Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for Tray Ute,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab 4wd--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Landcruiser-diesel-4wd,

AUD 0 for Peugeot 5008,

AUD 0 for Description Not Available,

AUD 0 for Metre Tipper Truck-diesel,

AUD 0 for Kia Carnival,

AUD 0 for Audi Q7--4wd,

AUD 0 for Pallet Curtainsider Lift-diesel,

AUD 0 for Cubic Metre Curtainsider,

AUD 0 for 4wd Lid Canopy--4wd,

AUD 0 for Mercedes V-class,

AUD 0 for Carnival 6 Seater,

AUD 0 for Audi Q2,

AUD 0 for Mystery Prestige Vehicle,

AUD 0 for Skoda Karoq,

AUD 0 for Mg Ehs,

AUD 0 for Nissan Qashqai,

AUD 0 for Kia Sportage--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gates-diesel,

AUD 0 for Hilux Ute,

AUD 0 for Hilux Xcab Ute--4wd,

AUD 0 for Honda Civic Autom,

AUD 0 for Audi Q5 Inc--4wd,

AUD 0 for Audi Sq5 Inc-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mover 2 Axle,

AUD 0 for Cubic Meter Van,

AUD 0 for Clio Cargo Van,

AUD 0 for 25 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Toyota Camry Elite,

AUD 0 for Glc Coupe Winter-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Metre Truck Lift,

AUD 0 for 4wd Toyota Landcruiser,

AUD 0 for Ford Wildtrak--4wd,

AUD 0 for Benz Vito,

AUD 0 for Subaru Outback Wagon,

AUD 0 for C Class At,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Curtainsider-diesel,

AUD 0 for Polestar 2-electric,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Toyota Prius,

AUD 0 for Renault Talisman,

AUD 0 for Tray With Gate-diesel,

AUD 0 for Mercedes Vito L1h1 5m³ O Similar,

AUD 0 for Iveco Daily 12m3,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab-4wd,

AUD 0 for Mercedes-benz Vito 9-sitzer,

AUD 0 for Volkswagen Passat,

AUD 0 for Toyota Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 0 for 22 Seat Bus,

AUD 0 for Metre Van Lift,

AUD 0 for Jeep Grand Cherokee,

AUD 0 for 12 Pallet Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for Equip 4wd Landcruiser--4wd,

AUD 0 for Cab 3t Tray-diesel,

AUD 0 for 4wd Dual Cab--4wd,

AUD 0 for Tray Dual Cab-diesel--4wd,

AUD 0 for Dual Cab Tray--4wd,

AUD 0 for 25 Seat Bus-diesel,

AUD 0 for Bus With Trailer,

AUD 0 for Ford Transit,

AUD 0 for 4wd 12 Seater--4wd,

AUD 0 for Citroen C4 Grand Picasso,

AUD 0 for Mystery Vehicle Commercial,

Third Party Liability Excess:

AUD 0

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

Full to Full

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks

Airports

0.5 mi from Sydney International Airport

Hotels

0.8 mi from Captain Cook Hotel

1.4 mi from Sir Joseph Banks Hotel

1.5 mi from EAST CENTRAL TOWNHOUSE BOTANY

Other Landmarks

5.3 mi from Sydney Tower Eye

6.3 mi from Sydney Opera House

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Map view of Thrifty Store Location
coordinates: -33.944132 151.182659

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Guest Reviews

Total points: 10.0 / 10 Excellent

  • Vehicle condition: 10.0
  • Vehicle cleanliness: 10.0
  • Spaciousness: 10.0
  • Counter staff: 10.0
  • Pick-up location: 10.0
  • Drop-off location: 10.0
  • Pick-up time: 10-30 mins
  • Drop-off time: 0-10 mins
  • M.Sahai

    Sydney

    10 /10 Excellent

    Reviewed: Sunday, March 3, 2024

    The car and experience from customer service was amazing!
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