153 Whitehorse Road
03 9877 0344
Conveniently located in the heart of Blackburn
Are you looking for a vehicle to hire that won't hurt your hip pocket? You're in the right place because Thrifty Car Rental Blackburn boasts an impressive commercial fleet (trucks, utes, vans) and passenger (hatchbacks, sedans, SUVs) at a competitive price.
You can find us in Melbourne's Eastern Suburbs on Whitehorse Road, a walkable distance from Blackburn Station. We cater to Melbourne's Central Business District and have a great number of additional extras for whatever job you've got planned.
Utes and trucks?
If you're moving houses on the weekend our spacious Thrifty vans will make the transition a breeze. For busy tradies needing to haul goods we also have 1 tonne utes through to 3 tonne trucks, even an 8 tonne truck for the massive job. Give us a ring on 03 9877 0344 to discover our competitive daily, weekly and weekend rates.
Navigating the streets of Melbourne's Eastern Suburbs will be a no brainer in a Thrifty hire car. Our fleet has 5 seater compact cars for those travelling in a smaller group up to 21 seater buses for larger parties, with trailer options to help you store any extra gear.
Optional extras available at Blackburn Car Hire
Yep, we've got the lot. Baby and child booster seats for the family on the move, Tom Tom GPS units to help corporate cruisers navigate the bustling streets and boxes and ropes designed for the busy tradie needing to haul precious cargo.
Be sure to book these extras and more when booking online.
Opening hours for early rises
As Melbourne's population increases, so does the traffic. Thankfully you can bypass the endless queues by shifting gears from 8:00am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday and 8.00am to 12:00pm on weekends. Thrifty Blackburn is all about no fuss car hire!
Things to see and do in Blackburn
Blackburn takes you away from the hustle and bustle of Melbourne and into a quaint suburb of families picnicking by the Blackburn Lake Sanctuary, locals grabbing their morning coffee at one of the whole in the wall cafes and kids running amok at the Surrey Dive playground. Did we mention there's a Chocolate Workshop? An absolute must for a delicious sugar hit!
Once you scratch the surface of Blackburn you'll discover it's an area with an interesting history. It was settled by Europeans in 1840 as a small farm area and in 1889 a man made lake was created, today known as the Blackburn Lake Sanctuary. And any local will tell you it's the heart of this laidback suburb.
While Blackburn's a great spot for a relaxing day or two, if you've got more time to play with make sure you cruise to the Melbourne CBD and see why this city has been dubbed Australia's coolest place by countless visitors each year.
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