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Car hire in Port Macquarie

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Car Rental in Port Macquarie

Looking for a rental car in Port Macquarie? There are hundreds of real people’s cars of all types and sizes listed on Car Next Door. Regardless of whether you require a 7 seater for a family weekend away, a large car to take relatives to the airport, or even a small car to visit family or friends out of town- Car Next Door has something for you. Borrowing a car from your neighbour can be up to 50% cheaper than a traditional rental car company. In fact, the average price per hour for a rental car in Port Macquarie is just $7.12 (plus fuel) with Car Next Door. It’s free to become a member, and because the keys are at the car, you can skip the rental counter!

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Pet friendly cars

Cars with baby seats

Frequently asked questions

International drivers are welcome to rent cars in Port Macquarie. You just need to hold a full unrestricted driver licence from your home country, with a formal English translation if it is in another language.

Our pricing works slightly differently from traditional car rental companies. When you borrow a car with Car Next Door, you pay for both the time you have the car and the distance you drive, as well as your damage cover and booking fee.

Car Next Door trips are covered through Mobility Mutual - a member-owned mutual risk protection fund that’s specifically designed for our car-sharing community. Each time you borrow a car with Car Next Door you will be able to select the excess option which best suits your needs.

With Car Next Door you can access hundreds of cars parked on streets and in car parks all over Port Macquarie. There’s probably one within a few minutes walk from your home!

No credit card? No problem. Once you’ve joined up as a free member to our community, you can hire a car without a credit card. We accept any Visa or Mastercard debit or credit card - just make sure it has the necessary funds available! Note that all members will be charged a $150 deposit on their first booking, which will be returned after the trip is completed.

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