• Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

  • Deal of the Day - Rent for 7 days or more and get 1 day free

Cheap Car Rental in Melbourne Airport


A1 Airport Parking
133-141 Western Ave, Westmeadows
VIC 3049

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03 8592 6377 – Local Number
+61 7 3088 2976 – Int’l Customers Call


7am -6pm Mon – Fri
8-2pm Sat & Sun

Cheap Melbourne Airport Car Hire

At Alpha Car Hire, we’ve made it our mission to provide premium-quality rental vehicles at very affordable rates. Our proximity to the airport makes us the convenient choice for tourists and business travellers alike looking for budget car rental in Melbourne. From compact cars to family SUVs to van rental in Melbourne, you can trust us to provide you with highly reliable vehicles and helpful customer support.

Car Rentals

Our competitive pricing has never compromised the quality of our rental vehicles.


Our complimentary shuttles will ferry you between the airport and our nearby facility.

Car Hire

From hatchbacks to family cars to utes and moving trucks, we are your one-stop shop.


We offer a range of extras, including baby seats and boosters, to make your trip extra safe and comfortable.

and Friendly

Our team puts people first. Let us know what you need, and we’ll be more than eager to help you out.


With more free daily kilometres and 24-hour roadside assistance, we will be your most practical choice.

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Car Rental at Melbourne Airport

If you’re looking for a car hire in Melbourne, our friendly customer service team is more than ready to answer all of your enquiries. We pride ourselves on being the best budget car rental in Melbourne. As well as getting cheap car hire in Melbourne, you also get high-quality vehicles and extensive customer support.

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Cheap car rental to suit all needs and budgets

Cheap Car Rental in Melbourne

You may be coming to Melbourne for work or pleasure or a mixture of both, but whatever your plans, you will be looking for cheap car rentals. Getting a hire car in Melbourne from Alpha Car Hire is a cheaper option than shelling out for lots of taxis. Plus, when you rent a car you can save yourself hours of trying to get to your destination on the local public transport system. No matter what you would like to do, our cheap car rentals in Melbourne will save you time, money and energy.

We know that when you arrive at an airport you want things to be as simple as possible. We have an easy to find a shuttle bus that will quickly take you to your car hire at Melbourne airport. The advantage of using Alpha Car Hire’s car rentals at Melbourne airport is that you don’t have to queue for an expensive taxi or struggle with your luggage on public transport. We do everything we can to get your arrival in Melbourne off to a smooth enjoyable start.

Choosing a car rental in Melbourne will add to the fun of your stay. Melbourne is a pleasant place to drive around and it is easy to see why it’s regularly voted the world’s most liveable city. Most of the major tourist attractions are scattered around both the centre and the suburbs so having a hire car in Melbourne makes it convenient to get around.

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One of the things that make Melbourne unique is that it still has a tram network. There are a few extra rules, such as hook turns, that it would be advisable to familiarise yourself with but they are quite straightforward. If you have any concerns our friendly staff can help you when you get your car hire from Melbourne Airport or there are videos you can watch online.

Melbourne is set in stunning scenery and it is well worth taking the time to have a drive out of the city. Both the Great Ocean Road and the Great Alpine Road have unique views and having a car rental in Melbourne means you can experience these iconic road trips.

From compact cars and mid-sized sedans to SUVs and 8-seater people movers, Alpha Car Hire has a large selection of vehicles to suit every need. You’d also be pleased to know that we offer generous daily kilometres, standard liability protection and 24-hour roadside assistance services for your peace of mind. By driving your own rental vehicle, you’ll have complete control over your time, budget and itinerary.

Getting to Alpha Car Hire at Melbourne Airport

Alpha Car Hire’s depot is strategically located minutes away from the airport, and for your added convenience, we offer free shuttle services between your terminal and rental vehicle. You’d also be pleased to know that our rental services include free standard liability protection, 24-hour roadside assistance and optional extras for your peace of mind.

How to Get There:

  • After disembarking, make your way to T2 at Melbourne Airport.
  • Cross over the the 2nd lane opposite T2.
  • Walk to the off-airport shuttle bus pick-up and drop-off area.
  • Once in the shuttle pick-up area, look for the A1 Airport Parking Shuttle Bus (red & white).
  • This shuttle will take you directly to the Alpha Car Hire branch, 10 minutes away from the Tullamarine Airport.


You may request a quotation and check availability without making a reservation. Complete only the first pages of the rates and reservations process. If you wish to make a reservation at this time and with these details simply continue by pressing the “Book Now” Button.

At the end of the reservation process, you will receive a “Reservation Confirmation” page with the reservation number highlighted. You will also receive a confirmation email containing the details of your reservation and collection procedure.

Extending the rental duration is possible at time of check out or during the rental itself. You will need to contact or come in person to the nearest location. The extension is subject to vehicle availability and extra payment.

Yes. Please contact our Reservations team and they will be more than happy to help. 1300 227 473 or NZ 0800 445 492

Yes, however, the person with the credit card must be on the Rental Contract as the main driver so they will need to have a current open driver’s licence written in English.

Alpha Car Hire Australia Pty Ltd reserves the right to charge a minimum cancellation fee of $50 if 7 or more days’ notice is provided prior to the day of collection. It is at Alpha Car Hire Australia Pty Ltd’s discretion to charge up to 50% of the rental cost if less than 7 days’ notice is given.

If the vehicle is returned up to 1 hour late, one-third of the rental will be charged. If it is returned beyond two hours late, two-thirds of the rental will be charged. If returned three hours late or more, a full day’s rental is charged.

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