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Avis discount codes and deals for July 2020

If you need to rent a car for your next trip, Avis offers flexible rental terms at affordable prices.

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Avis is one of the largest car rental companies in the world and has bases all around Australia, making it easier and more convenient for travellers to rent a car whenever and wherever they need one. Whether you're coming from an international flight or simply need a temporary car for a weekend getaway, Avis is sure to have the right vehicle for you.

On a budget? Even better! The company charges competitive prices and often run regular promotions and deals to make renting a car even cheaper.

Current Avis discount codes and deals

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Free upgrade on Tasmania SUV rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Minimum of 7 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Free double upgrade on Tasmania rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Destinations include Hobart, Launceston and more. Minimum of 3 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Seventh day free on Tasmania rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Minimum of 7 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Third day free on Tasmania weekend rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Minimum of 3 days rental required. Must include a Saturday night overstay. T&Cs apply.

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Free double upgrade on rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. Minimum of 2 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Third day rental free

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. Minimum of 3 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Up to $30 off 2+ day rentals

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. T&Cs apply.

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Up to 20% off Australia rentals

Available on prepaid bookings until 31 August 2020. Destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and more. T&Cs apply.

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4th day free + free upgrade on Australia car hires

Available on rentals until 31 August 2020 to Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Perth, Adelaide and more. Minimum 4 days rental required. T&Cs apply.

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Earn more Qantas points

Earn more Qantas points when you ride with Avis. Get (4) four Qantas points for every $1 spent on eligible time and kilometre charges.

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Sign up to receive latest offers

Sign up your email and receive the best car rental offers in Australia. T&Cs apply.

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Avis' coronavirus (COVID-19) cancellation and changes policy update

As of 17 March, Avis is allowing customers to change or cancel rental reservations in Australia New Zealand and Europe set to start before 1 May 2020. Change or cancellation fees will not apply.



Pros and cons of Avis Australia

Pros

  • Large branch network. Avis has multiple branches in many Australian cities, making it easy to rent and return vehicles to them.
  • Generous refund policy for cancellations. As long as you provide enough notice to Avis, they will refund your money with no questions asked should your plans change or you choose not to rent a car with them.
  • Variety of cars available. You’ll find cars for different needs and numbers, including sedans, SUVs, and compact vehicles.

Cons

  • Vehicle returns are only allowed during business hours. Although this requirement is not unreasonable, it may sometimes be inconvenient for some customers to return the vehicle within normal operating hours.

Refunds, exchanges and returns for Avis Australia

Avis generally requires you to provide at least 24-hours notice for cancellations in order to avoid paying a penalty. Otherwise, they will charge a no-show fee.


What airports offer Avis vehicle pick up?

  • Melbourne Tullamarine Airport
  • Kingsford Smith Sydney Airport
  • Brisbane Airport
  • Perth Airport
  • Adelaide Airport

  • Hobart Airport
  • Cairns Airport
  • Coolongatta Airport
  • Launceston Airport
  • Darwin Airport


What options do I have to remove or reduce rental excess?

If you get into an accident or your rental vehicle is stolen or damaged in use, you will have to pay an excess charge. This charge can be upwards of $6,000, depending on the car and the rental company. You can remove or reduce your excess completely with the following options:

1. Pay for an excess waiver with the car rental company

The cost of this will vary depending on the destination you're in and is usually charged at a daily rate. Some rental companies may only let you reduce a part of your excess charge.

2. Buy car rental excess insurance

Companies like Tripcover.com.au and Rentalcover.com offer insurance that purely covers you for car rental excess charges. You can learn more about car rental excess insurance here.

3. Buy travel insurance with car rental excess cover

Travel insurance policies typically include car rental excess cover automatically and with cover up to $6,000. The benefit of getting rental excess through travel insurance is that you also get travel insurance cover!

Get travel insurance with car rental excess cover


About Avis Australia and its history

Avis is one of the top rental companies in the world. You can expect excellent customer service, a wide range of vehicles and a seamlessly easy process when you rent a car from them. To help you on the way, Avis operates in multiple cities across Australia, and conveniently has branches in airports, city centres and near major transport hubs. Travelling shouldn't be stressful, and with Avis' convenient fleets, impeccable service and discounts, it won't be.

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    detailsMarch 21, 2017

    where are the details of the various car categories

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      MayMarch 21, 2017Staff

      Hi There,

      Thank you for your question and for contacting finder.com.au – we are a financial comparison website and general information service designed to help consumers make better decisions. Please note that we are not affiliated with any company we feature on our site and so we can only offer a general advice.

      You can get more details on the rates / price policy for the car categories through the official site of AVIS.

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