Need car rental in Australia or New Zealand?
We’ve teamed up with Thrifty to give RAA members exclusive deals and discounts on rental cars, vans, utes, trucks and buses. With a fleet of 17,000-plus vehicles and over 200 locations across Australia and New Zealand, whether you are renting for leisure travel or if you need something bigger to help you move house, Thrifty have the perfect vehicle hire for you.
When you are ready to take your next road trip, Thrifty are here to make your journey a safe and happy one. We’ve upped our exceptional cleaning standards so you can feel at ease, and with our RAA member 15% off discount, flexible bookings with no cancellation fees you can have peace of mind when booking your next car.
Great rates and inclusions for RAA members
All vehicles feature air conditioning, power steering, central locking, air bags and Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity.
- 15% off Thrifty's best rate of the day 1
- $5 saving on daily optional protection cover 2
- No additional driver fee 3
To take advantage of these great offers, simply enter your membership number when making a Thrifty booking in Australia or New Zealand.
Planning a driving holiday overseas?
Overseas destinations aren’t just about city escapes – often the magic and true adventures lie off the beaten track. What better way to make your holiday truly your own than taking a drive though some of the most picturesque country-sides and world-famous highways on your own terms?;
RAA’s preferred supplier, DriveAway, offers you great rates on hire cars in 24,000 locations in over 140 countries. No matter what your style or destination, the right car for your trip is only a few clicks away.
Why we choose DriveAway
DriveAway has been in the self-drive-holiday business for over 30 years, and are now one of Australia’s leaders in their field. Book with confidence, for a trip that’s filled with freedom, fun and flexibility.Peace of mind for longer trips
Euro Leasing is the perfect option for hiring a car in Europe for anywhere between 21 and 175 days. You’ll get the freedom to drive in over 40 European countries at an economical rate, and will have a new car for ultimate style and comfort.
Choose from a range of premium Peugeot, Renault, DS or Citroën models, which all come with full factory warranty, comprehensive car insurance with no excess, personal accident insurance, unlimited kilometres and 24-hour roadside assistance. Now that’s what great holidays are made of.
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If you’re planning to hire a car on an overseas holiday, you’ll need an International Driving Permit (IDP).
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Thrifty Terms and Conditions
*All offers are valid until 31 October 2020. Must quote RAA membership number at the time of booking and collection.
- 15% discount applies on the base rate (time and kilometre) only and is only available at Thrifty locations in Australia and New Zealand.
- Optional protection cover:
Damage Waiver Premium Protection available at a reduced price of $26.35/day or Ultimate Protection at $34.60/day, both options discounted by $5/day, available in Australia & New Zealand only. Ultimate Protection is capped at 10 days per 30 day rental.
New Zealand Protection Options include Total Protection Package and Accident Excess Reduction, both options discounted by $5/ day.
- Additional driver fee waived
- Offers are subject to availability and cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion, special offer or coupon.
- All rentals are subject to the terms and conditions of the Rental Agreement.
- To view Thrifty’s full Terms and Conditions visit www.thrifty.com.au/terms