Can I collect a car at Alice Springs Airport?
Yes, of course you can! Use our search form to find which car hire companies provides vehicles at the airport.
How far is it from Alice to Uluru (Ayers Rock)?
Ayer’s Rock (Uluru) is about 460kms from Alice Springs. Take this into consideration when planning the trip.
Should I rent a 4WD?
Hiring a 4WD is a good idea, as 2WD from most rental companies are not insured on unpaved roads. Although you can get to a few tourist attractions by using paved roads, a 4WD will give you much more flexibility as to where you can go and what you can see.
What are the minimum age requirements for renting a car?
Many car rental providers require a minimum age of 21 of the driver renting the car. There is usually also a surcharge for drivers under 25 years of age. Please check with which provider for details.
Are visitors with international drivers licenses allowed to rent a car?
Usually yes. In some cases an international driving permit is required. Please check with your chosen car rental provider.
Can I rent the car in Alice Springs and drive it to Darwin, Broome or Perth?
Please contact your rental company to check if this option is available. While many companies will allow for such an option, you should check before you book your rental.
Are unlimited KMs available?
Most providers do have an option including unlimited kilometres. Check with your rental company what is your mileage limit and what is the radius of the area you’re allowed to travel to.