Hire and rental options for your Canberra stay

Travel light. Canberra has everything you need to hire to make the most of our city, the great outdoors and our surrounding district. Hire what you need to explore our lakes, nature parks and cycle paths and of course self drive options for getting around. 

Cyclists gather around their bikes at Commonwealth Place, along the foreshore of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra

Bicycles

Discover why many call Canberra the cycling capital of Australia. With extensive bike paths around our lakes and through the suburbs, plus enough stunning off road to satisfy any adventurer, hire a bike or pedal car and explore the destination.

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Paddleboats on Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra

Boats

Canberra's Lake Burley Griffin is an ideal place to go sailing in our warmer months. You can hire a range of yachts along with other water craft to sail, race or simply paddle around to explore the nation's capital from the water. 

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Cars drive London Circuit and Edinburgh avenue by NewActon precinct in Canberra

Cars

Canberra is the perfect destination for self drive holidays. The city is a delight to drive around (including our famous roundabouts) and the region covers the mountains to the sea. All major car rental operators offer hire services in the city and at the airport to make drop off or pick up a breeze. 

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Paddleboats on Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra

Equipment

Discover more on your visit to Canberra with the help of some extra equipment; whether it’s hiring a boat to explore the twists and turns of the picturesque Lake Burley Griffin or renting a kayak or paddle board to tick another experience off your bucket list.

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A side view of a minibus coach chartered by Tim Yowie Man Tours to Lake George near Canberra

Minibuses and coaches

Hire a minibus to travel with a group of friends or family. Rentals are available from major vehicle and car rental companies located conveniently in the city and the airport. Alternately you can hire or charter a coach with the convenience of a driver guiding you. Tour your school group, sporting team or friends around with the benefits of local knowledge. 

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