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Join the growing community of Australians saving on the cost of using a car Save on the cost of using a car

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Learn how neighbour-to-neighbour car sharing works

Why borrow a car with Car Next Door?

Free membership

Free membership

Join the community for free and pay only when you need a car. Borrow by the hour or by the day, with fuel and damage cover included.

Cars on your street

Cars on your street

With over 5,000 share cars across Australia, you can borrow a car close to home – sign up to see the exact locations of cars on our fleet map.

Save money

Save money

Your neighbour’s car can be up to 50% cheaper than a traditional rental, plus you only pay for the time you need it.

Damage and loss cover included

Damage and loss cover included

All trips include damage and loss cover and you can reduce your excess for more peace of mind, just like a rental car.

24 hour support

24 hour support

All bookings come with 24-hour roadside assistance and member support. We’ve got instructions for every step of the way in our support centre.

Help the community and the environment

Help the community and the environment

The majority of your money goes back to your community, you’re making use of unused cars, and we purchase carbon offsets to help reduce your carbon footprint.

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How much does it cost?

Prices include fuel, damage cover and roadside assistance.

Monthly fee None
Booking fee $6.99
Rental rates from $5/h or $25/d
Distance fee from $0.21/km
Excess ^ $2,000
Reduce excess to $500 $1.50/h or $18/d
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You’ll pay a refundable $150 deposit when you book your first trip. Learn more.

^ The maximum amount you'll have to pay if you are responsible for damage. Exclusions apply. Learn more about damage cover.

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Our partners

We partner with Ampol to make it simpler and easier for our members to access low-cost local cars.


We partner with Hyundai to create a sustainable future for transport. Learn more about our collaboration.

Green Fleet

We proudly support Greenfleet's carbon-reducing reforestation projects. Learn more about our carbon reduction policy.

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