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Car rental Dandenong

We are open! 

We are open and here to help you with all of your rental needs. Peace of mind when you travel, especially at times like this is critical. Along with our rigorous hygiene and safe work practices that we have put inplace to keep our customers, as well as our staff safe, we offer flexible bookings and with no cancellation fees. As always, Thrifty allows you to pay for your rental at the time of pick up, so you can book any time and make changes along the way. 

We’re committed to keeping customers safe & we have a range of measures in place at our locations. Read more.

Enquire today to see how Thrifty can help you.

Learn about our Covid Safe practices at our locations
Dandenong, Melbourne, VIC
17- 19 Plunkett Road
Dandenong VIC 3175
You’ll find Thrifty Dandenong on Plunkett Road, which runs off the Princes Highway. The turnoff is right next to where the South Gippsland Highway meets the Princes Highway. If you’re arriving by train, the Dandenong Train Station is a two-kilometre walk away. Alternatively, you can take the 892 or 893 bus from the station straight to Plunkett Road.

Car hire from Thrifty Dandengong

  • More than 25 years' experience finding the perfect vehicle for every customer!
  • Huge range of cars and commercial vehicles
  • Family run, local business

Vehicles available at Thrifty Dandengong

Cars and SUVs

Thrifty Dandengong SUV hire

A variety of small, medium and large cars available for hire. One of the most popular vehicles is the Mitsubishi ASX SUV for its modern features, design, good fuel economy and comfortable interiors.


Pepople movers

Thrifty Dandengong bus hire

For a vehicle that can cater for larger groups of people, why not rent a mini bus like the Toyota Commuter? Save yourself the hassle of driving multiple cars when you can transport up to 12 people at once!


Trucks, utes, vans

Thrifty Dandengong truck hire

If you need a reliable commercial vehicle to take care of a job, select from our range of trucks, vans and utes. The 4.2-metre moving van with hydraulic lift is a solid choice for renters on the move.


Whether you’re moving house, moving people, moving goods, or simply moving about, you won’t be short on rental options at Thrifty Dandenong. 

We also have more than just vehicles on offer – a range of accessories can be fitted to long-term commercial rentals. For example, DFARs are available with an aluminium tray or canopy, others can be offered with bull bars, UHF radios, buggy whips and more. Just let us know what you need and we’ll do our best to help.

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Customer Reviews/Testimonials

“I had a wonderful experience with the customer service from the staff. Very helpful, prompt in service. I would certainly suggest the service to my friends.” – Ninan
“Friendly service, no question a silly question, questions answered well and very helpful, demonstrated functions of vehicle well, will definitely use Thrifty Dandenong if I require to hire a vehicle in the future.” – Narelle

Things to see and do with your rental car in Dandenong

If you've got a bit of time up your sleeve, shift gears in your Thrifty hire car and drive up to the nearby Yarra Valley, which is rated as one of the world's best wine and food regions. Enjoy a truly unique holiday experience by hot air ballooning above the region to get a great view of the breathtaking landscape.

Once you’ve got a rental car to play with, you’re free to explore to your heart’s content. Dandenong is a great little town with more to it than meets the eye, and nature lovers are sure to have a blast. Shop up a storm at Lonsdale Street, enjoy delicious Afghan and Indian food along Thomas Street and visit the historical Dandenong Town Hall. Also make sure you cruise to the nearby Churchill National Park, the National Rhododendron Gardens, William Ricketts Sanctuary and the Dandenong Ranges National Park to see the natural beauty of the area. Keep your eyes peeled for wallabies and kangaroos!

Discover a treasure trove of road trip ideas and travel inspiration with the latest from the Thrifty travel blog.

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