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Queensland Car and Truck Hire

Conveniently located throughout Queensland

Hey holiday-goers and corporate cruisers! Welcome to the ultimate tourist destination of dazzling Queensland. Even if you're here on a busy business trip, zooming down the open road in one of Thrifty's coolmobiles will put a smile on your face.

We love Queensland and Brisbane that's why we've literally scattered our car hire in every prime spot. There are 45 convenient locations to choose from, so it'll be simple to get from A to B in a Thrifty car rental.

Our helpful staff can provide the car advice you need. Whether you're moving goods and need a truck quick smart or are travelling the East Coast with friends in a Mini Bus, they'll be able to match you with the right vehicle.

Optional extras available at Queensland Car Hire

Rapidly running out of time? Thrifty has come up with a – great saving solution - so you don't have to fill up petrol at the end of your trip - just return the vehicle at any fuel level. Our pre-paid fuel option has great fuel rates per litre that are competitive against local pump price. Keep in mind that Thrifty can't issue a refund for unused fuel.

Fair Dinkum! Our TomTom GPS unit is another smart time saving solution that is your supreme guide to discovering Queensland. The GPS has user-friendly technology. All you have to do is type in the destination and you'll be guided to the location seamlessly.

Thrifty understands the bustling schedule of a big family and has organised the simple/easy hire of a baby seat for children up to 4 years or child booster seat for children under 7 years. Car hire has never been better!

Opening hours for early rises

Brisbane, Bundaberg, Cairns, Coolangatta…the list goes on! The great thing about Thrifty is we'll be here to meet you at each one of your destinations. So you can pick up a hire car in Sydney and drive up to Hervey Bay and easily drop it off with us.

And you don't have to wait around because our car hire locations are open early, usually from around 7.30am until 5.30pm weekdays and 7.30am to 4pm on weekends. Check the specific location opening hours by calling 1300 367 227.

Things to see and do in Brisbane

Brilliant is the word that symbolises Brisbane! The city is known for its foot-friendly 1,200km walkways and bridges surrounding the exquisite Brisbane River. Either spend the day walking or hire a bike to explore South Bank and the Brisbane CBD. Excitement seekers can relish in a climb over the Story Bridge or enjoy the magnificent views from above the city in a hot air balloon.

Fierce fashion lovers will thrive in Brisbane's packed retail areas, such as the Queen Street Mall, Edward Street, Fortitude Valley and New Farm. Quirky threads, fashion-forward goods or high-end heels…the boutiques cater to all.

At night saunter the buzzing bars of Brisbane or taste test at one of the many fine-dining restaurants and hip eateries scattered throughout the city. Rave, wiggle and giggle at one of the music gigs at West End and Fortitude Valley.

Exploring outer Brisbane

Rainforests, stunning beaches and barren landscapes – Queensland is an incredible piece of the Australian story. The beach lifestyle of the east coast towns set against the vibrant sparkle of the cities make the state of Queensland remarkable. From the Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef and Daintree National Park to the Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park, the area can be explored for months on end.

The Queensland coast has countless beaches to explore that are perfect for water activities, such as snorkeling, diving, canoeing and surfing. Inland you'll find many beaut' bush trails and camping areas. Beautiful Queensland country areas to visit include Stanthorpe, Kingaroy and Toowoomba. Sunny all year round and home to golden beaches, historical towns and lush rainforests visitors marvel at Queensland's wonders. Visit Thrifty Car Rental today, to get started on your great Queensland trip!

Check out our Thrifty Car and Truck hire locations throughout Queensland:

Ascot Maroochydore City
Brendale Morayfield
Brisbane Airport Noosa Heads
Brisbane City Port Douglas
Brisbane South (Logan) Rockhampton
Cairns City Rocklea
Caloundra Roma Airport
Coolangatta Airport Surfers Paradise
Ipswich Tingalpa
Maroochydore Airport Toowoomba
Townsville