Car rental at Sydney Airport


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Directions to Sydney Airport station


Terminal Building, Sydney, Australia
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Business hours

Mon - Fri
08:00 - 22:00
Public Holidays
07:00 - 22:00

Out of hours

Out of hours return
Effective 1st December 2022, due to changes made by Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL) customers cannot return vehicles to the Domestic Terminal. All vehicles must be returned to T1 - International Terminal. There is a dedicated car rental return road as you enter into International Terminal. Please park in one of our empty bays and return the keys into the key drop-off.

Our services at Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport car rental

Sydney Airport car rental

Get around with ease by renting a car from SIXT at Sydney Airport. We provide competitive rates on premium cars, allowing you to enjoy a first-class driving experience at a price you can afford. Choose from car categories including sedans, economy cars, SUVs, vans and pickup trucks. Then customize your rental by selecting add-ons like GPS, child seats and an additional driver. If you plan to stay in Sydney, choose one of our electric cars. For longer road trips in New South Wales, choose a roomy SUV.
SIXT's location at Sydney Airport

SIXT's location at Sydney Airport

SIXT has rental counters in three terminals at Sydney Airport, so it’s convenient to get the keys to your rental car when you arrive. Returning Sydney Airport car rentals is as simple as driving to the airport and looking for car return signs for the terminal you are flying out of.
Explore Sydney with your car rental​

Explore Sydney with your car rental​

You can see the sights in Sydney in luxury and style in a SIXT rent a car. With the freedom a car rental gives, you can see and do so much with an outstanding choice of attractions. You can tour the city center, and also easily venture further away. Drive to well-known locations near Bondi Beach or the Blue Mountains wilderness area. Visit the museums in Darling Harbour, located west of the city, or travel further afield to a national park. With a Sydney car rental, you can have it all from a bustling urban experience to outdoor adventures.
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Good to know when renting at Sydney Airport
What's the minimum age to rent a car at Sydney Airport?
To rent a car with SIXT at Sydney Airport you need to be at least 21 with a valid license. Some car categories have a higher minimum rental age, and an underage driver fee may apply.
Can I modify, extend, or cancel my reservation?
At SIXT you can either pay online or when you pick up your car in Sydney Airport.
What documents do I need to rent a car at Sydney Airport?
You need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year, depending on the car category. You might also need an International Driving Permit or official translation of the license.
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Customer reviews & feedback
Based on 1503 reviews
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Samuel R.
Picked up a Tesla from Sydney Airport for the weekend and the experience was really enjoyable.
Andrew H.
Excellent experience at this business. Staff very friendly and accommodating for my last minute booking.
Boniface P.
Great service and car hire options available at Sydney Airport
Stephano N.
Nice service
Lesley M.
Great service, late model vehicles, very happy
Andrew W.
The staff were friendly and fast and the car was really good allso good price👍
Ronald C.
Today I went to pickup a car from Sixt company Sydney international Airport staff name’s Linda she’s so amazing helpful and very kind thank you very much 🙏
Peyton R.
SIXT cars and trucks rentals are one of the best company , have work with , they give's excellent and perfect work , I recommend them to everyone, because they have Quality cars and trucks with them
Robert T.
Really easy service, quick and efficient but not forthcoming in stating the deposit system as we had $500 deposit taken when we were told 200. But still, brand new car which was a joy to drive.
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FAQs about rentals at Sydney Airport
Can I book a long-term car rental at Sydney Airport?
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Can I add an additional driver to my rental?