Bargain Car Rentals vehicles are permitted on unsealed roads (gravel roads) provided
that they are properly formed and NOT 4WD tracks or washed out, in Tasmania only.
The following roads in the Northern Territory are not to be driven on: The Tanami Track, Buntine Highway, Gunbarrel Highway, Duncan Highway, the roads to Jim Jim Falls, Twin Falls or the the Kakadu Highway past Ubirr.
Care should be taken on all roads but especially unsealed roads as the loose gravel can
become slippery particularly at corners
Bargain Car Rentals vehicles are allowed into all national parks provided the roads are not closed to weather or roads are poorly formed or washed out. Care should be taken when traveling on unsealed roads.
Bargain Car Rentals vehicles are allowed to Bruny Island and are insured for both
Bruny Island and the Bruny Island Ferry.
Should you wish to hire outside our normal operating hours we are more than happy to arrange this for you. We can provide 24/7 pickups and Drop offs at all locations. Please book online and we will be in touch with you to arrange prior to collection.
There are some additional costs associated at some depots which are outlined below:
Melbourne – Additional $30. This fee is applicable between the hours of 5pm-8am
Brisbane Airport and Gold Coast Airport – Additional $35.
Launceston Airport – Additional $30.
Sunshine Coast – For after hours collections customers are required to pay the parking ticket to exit the airport. After hours drop offs are an additional $30.
Darwin Airport – Additional $30.
Devonport All Area’s – Additional $20
It is mandatory within all States of Australia to wear seatbelts. Fines apply to both
driver and passenger if seat belts are not worn
In the event of an accident or breakdown, contact the Bargain Car Rentals Assistance
number located at the top of your rental agreement.
All accidents should be reported to both the Bargain Car Rentals Assistance number
and where practical the Police (000) should be phoned. The driver is required to
complete the Bargain Car Rentals Accident report located in the glove box as well as
any forms from local or state authorities.
Bargain Car Rentals vehicles can be relocated if arrangements made with rental staff.
There is usually a relocation fee applied to do so and varies from location.
All drivers need to be present at initial sign up and hold a current drivers licence.
Drivers with an overseas licence need to have passport, international licence or ensure
there is an English translation of their licence.
Along with the licence you will need to bring form of payment. Payment is upfront
and no vehicle can be rented with an outstanding balance
You have to be 21 or older and be on a FULL unconditional licence.