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About Thrifty

How can we help today?

Not just a line under our logo. It's part of who we are. Everything about the Thrifty experience is to make our customers lives as easy as possible. We aim to be passionate, transparent and helpful in everything we do.

Our friendly, professional team understands your rental needs. You might be after an; economical car, 4WD, family sedan, luxury car, a bus, van or truck, thousands of people all over Australia trust us every day to help family, people and cargo on their way.

At Thrifty, we're always happy to help you choose the right passenger or commercial vehicle. So, from the moment you walk through the doors to the time you drive away, in one of our rental cars, you can expect great personal service all the way.

Over 177 satisfying reasons to go on the road with Thrifty

Whether you're in Brisbane or Broome, Darwin or Dubbo, we're never far away. We have more than 177 convenient locations at all major airports and metropolitan locations, plus one of the best networks throughout rural and regional Australia. There's sure to be a Thrifty location nearby, wherever you are in Australia. 

We're 100% Australian owned, so we really know your local area. Thrifty is 100% owned by NRMA Motoring and Services

And if you're travelling overseas, regardless of whether it's for business or pleasure, you'll feel right at home at more than 1000 Thrifty locations across 80 countries worldwide. Visit for international bookings. 

People drive our success

Our people and our company values drive our success. Our key assets are our people who drive the Thrifty brand and network of 18 experienced franchise operators. We live and breathe vehicle rentals, and our local experts have an in-depth knowledge of their areas. We're passionate about delivering value, and we want our service to be great, not just good. Our values explain what we stand for and why we do things. They define the professional and personal standards that can be expected of Thrifty and our employees. They direct our business strategy and are the pillars of our culture.

Community: Working together as one Thrifty and being active in the community

Help: Going above and beyond

Integrity: Being open and honest in all that we do

Quality: Delivering best in class service everyday

Speaking Out: Using our voices for positive and constructive feedback.

Interested in becoming part of the Franchise Network?

Thrifty is looking at expanding its network of franchises, as it's key to driving the future growth and success of this iconic global brand. Thrifty's franchise strategy is about strengthening our network through local ownership and management by people who will provide a level of service that sets us apart from our competition. Find out more about our Franchisee Opportunities.

Careers at Thrifty

We're always on the lookout for great new talent to join the Thrifty team.
You can find out about out current vacancies by visiting the Careers Page.