Ute hire in Perth

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Ute Rental in Perth

Need to hire a ute in Perth? There are hundreds of real people’s utes of all types and sizes listed on Car Next Door. Whatever you need a ute for - Car Next Door has something for you. Borrowing a ute from your neighbour is easier than with traditional rental companies as you can skip the counter and all that tedious paperwork. Whether for a road trip or trip to the shops, find cars around you on the app and get prices by the hour or by day. It’s free to become a member, and because the keys are at the vehicle, you can skip the rental counter and get instant access to your ute.

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Hiring a ute in Perth - useful information

If you need to move some furniture or you’re stocking up at IKEA, you might need a ute to fit it all in. You can hire a ute in Perth from a rental car agency or from a car sharing service like Car Next Door.

The most flexible and affordable option is to hire a ute through a service like Car Next Door. You can book by the hour or the day, so you’ll only pay for the time you need. Plus there’s no paperwork – just book a ute near the app and follow the instructions to get on the road.

How much does it cost to hire a ute in Perth?

If you hire a ute from a rental car agency you could be paying more than $100 a day. You’ll pay a daily rate to hire the ute, plus the fuel you use and extra fees to reduce your cover excess. Rates for hiring utes in Perth through Car Next Door start at $8 an hour or $35 a day, plus distance charges, and you can reduce your excess for just $1.50 an hour or $18 a day.

Do I need a special licence to drive a ute in Perth?

You can drive a ute on a normal car licence. A car licence allows you to drive any car, ute or van that’s under 4.5 tonnes and has up to 12 seats.

What exactly is a ute?

A ‘ute’ (pronounced ‘yoot’) is a term used in Australia to refer to a vehicle with a tray behind the passenger compartment. It’s short for ‘utility’, and in the USA is called a ‘pick up truck’.

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