Darwin City (NT)
64 Stuart Highway
08 8924 0000
Conveniently located in the heart of Darwin
Thrifty Darwin Car Hire is here to help you explore the great Australian outdoors. Located conveniently on the Stuart Highway, Darwin which is the gateway to the vast beauty of the Top End of Australia.
Here at Thrifty we offer everything from commercial mini-buses and trucks to passenger SUVs and hatchbacks, just ask the Thrifty staff and they'll set you up with the right vehicle in a flash. You can also pick up some sleek wheels when you fly into Darwin Airport.
Need to keep cool with refrigeration?
The Northern Territories is known for its balmy weather and while the city of Darwin might lie beside the ocean it's still no exception. Avoid the sweltering heat and keep your food, beverages or any other produce cool inside one of our refrigerated trucks or vans that can be driven with a standard car licence.
Utes and more for weekend movers
Starting a huge job or moving houses? Check out Thrifty's competitive deals on our great range of trucks and utes that can carry up to 6 tonnes or our large vans for those looking to move homes over the weekend.
Are you embarking on a great escape in the Top End of Australia with your mates or are you simply in town with your colleagues for a work trip? Thrifty Darwin Car Hire has the standard five seater passenger cars like the Toyota Corolla, as well as 21 seater buses for smaller to larger groups visiting the area of Darwin.
Opening hours for early rises
Get on the open road and explore the Northern Territories first thing by visiting Thrifty Darwin from 7.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 2:00pm Saturday and 8.00am to 2:00pm on Sunday.
Things to see and do in Darwin
The capital city of the Northern Territories, Darwin sits beside the Timor Sea and is the perfect place to start your journey across the Top End of Australia, due to its strong Aboriginal heritage, beautiful beaches and buzzing nightlife. Plus it's only a short flight to Bali, Indonesia.
Start exploring Darwin by visiting its sun-kissed beaches including Casuarina Beach and Mindil Beach. Just be mindful that Darwin waters are notorious for saltwater crocs! Join the locals, who love to pass the steamy days fishing (barramundi is often the catch of the day) or visit one of the local parks like the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens or the Bicentennial Park.
If you've got a bit of time up your sleeve, put your foot to the pedal in your Thrifty hire car and zoom to some of Australia's most iconic natural sites, such as the Kakadu National Park around 3 hours' drive from Darwin - home to ancient Aboriginal rock art, lush wetlands and one third of Australia's bird species. Read more in Thrifty Travel Ideas including the ultimate driving experience in Australia.
Find out about the other Northern Territory Car rental locations Thrifty has to offer.