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Rent a car for Uber in Melbourne

How to earn money with Uber without owning your own car.

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Did you know you can sign up as an Uber driver without owning a car? Or without needing to subject your own car to the wear and tear that comes with driving around the city all day? It's possible. There is a range of Uber car rental providers that allow you to rent a vehicle for a weekly cost and enjoy benefits such as complimentary insurance. Plus, you get to drive a new car without having to buy or upgrade your own.
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Name Product Price Per Week (from) Insurance Included? Membership Fee Excess Distance Cost
Splend Car Rentals
$199
Yes
$275 (26 week rental period)
$0.10 per km
Get access to fuel discounts, referral bonuses and member only benefits when you rent a rideshare car with Splend. Rent-to-Drive and Rent-to-Buy options available.
DriveMyCar Uber Rentals
$160
Yes
$0
$0.10 per km
Get insurance, maintenance and 24-hour roadside assistance in the all-inclusive price. Discounts available for longer rental periods.
Europcar Uber Rental
$195
Yes
$0
$0.25 per km
Benefit from 24/7 roadside assistance, a wide range of vehicles and no signup fee to start driving with Uber. A minimum four-week rental period applies.
Splend Rent-to-Own
$269
Yes
$275 (26 week rental period)
$0.10 per km
Rent a car and pay it off as you go with no lock-in contract, membership benefits and flexible rental options
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Take a look at the costs and features below to find the right rental choice for you.

Compare your options for Uber car rental

Rental CompanyFrom Price Per WeekKM p/weekMore Information
Splend$1991,000
  • $275 joining fee
  • Minimum 4-day terms
  • 14-day hand-back notice
Europcar$1952,100
  • Four week minimum
  • Rental paid upfront
  • No early repayment penalty
Atlas$199Unlimited
  • One week payment and one-week advance payment required
  • Minimum 28-day term
  • 14-day hand-back notice
Stride$219Unlimited
  • $250 joining fee
  • Maximum term of four years
  • $1 final payment to own
  • Exit fee of $500 and one day's notice required
RideLender$350-$350Unlimited
  • $650 insurance excess bond
  • Seven-day minimum term
  • Seven-day handback notice
UCAR$231600
  • $500 insurance excess bond (paid over 10 weeks)
  • No minimum term
  • 14-day hand-back notice
DriveMyCar$1601,050
  • $100 annual fee
  • $300 deposit
  • Minimum seven-day terms
  • Seven-day hand-back notice
Raceway Motorcycles$169500
  • New for uberEATS
  • $1,000 deposit
  • Minimum two-day terms
  • Seven-day hand-back notice

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