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Thrifty Newcastle / Charlestown
272 Pacific Highway Charlestown NSW 2290 Australia
02 4942 2266 02 4942 2298

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Charlestown Car Hire (NSW)


272 Pacific Highway
NSW 2290

For Reservations please contact: 1300 879 289

02 4942 2266

Conveniently located in the Newcastle area

Lying 10km (20 minutes drive) south west of Newcastle, Thrifty Charlestown caters to locals and travellers in the regions of Newcastle, Belmont, Cardiff, Glendale and Toronto. We pride ourselves on offering top-notch vehicles at competitive prices.

Whether you're a holiday-goer enjoying the beach life or a commercial worker looking to haul some machinery and equipment, Thrifty Charlestown has the passenger or commercial vehicle for you! Economical hatchbacks, 1 tonne utes, 6 tonne trucks, 25 seater buses…the list goes on.

Utes and more for weekend movers

If you've got a weekend job to complete in a hurry or are moving houses, visit our Thrifty Newcastle location to find the perfect truck, ute or mover for your epic job. We've got plenty of vehicles with the strength and durability for loads from 1 tonne through to 6 tonne, all at a wallet-friendly price.

Moving people?

Thrifty Newcastle caters to all sizes of groups! From the family holiday-goers looking for a safe hatchback to the sports team getaway in need of a large people mover. We have the latest model Corolla, Falcon and Liberty and our huge buses can seat up to 25 people, making the trip a breeze. We also offer the option of a trailer for any extra gear. Please give us a call on 02 4942 2266 for our full range of vehicles.

Opening hours for early rises

You've got a job to complete, so why wait? Visit us at our Thrifty Charlestown location from 7.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday and 7.00am to 2:00pm on the weekends.

Things to see and do in Newcastle

Newcastle's quirky charm makes it well worth a visit! The area is truly eclectic, a laidback beach town and a cement playground all in one. In the summer, urban dwellers stroll down to any one of the eight sun-kissed beaches that include Merewether, Nobbys, and Bar Beach for a splash. The laidback locals love to fish/surf - basically anything that involves the water.

King Edward Park is the perfect spot to relax under some trees and have a picnic and an afternoon snooze. While you're in the area make sure you visit the Newcastle Art Gallery to see local and international artist exhibitions or watch a performance at the Art Deco Civic Theatre. Find out how incredible Newcastle really is by climbing the 30 metre high Queens Wharf Tower. The view is breathtaking!

Or if you can take the scenic route up to Queensland. Check out Thrifty's Travel Blog for more travel inspiration and the best places around Australia

Feel free to ask our Thrifty staff about more great spots around the area of Newcastle! We look forward to chatting with you at our Thrifty Newcastle location soon.

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