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Rent a car for Uber in Melbourne

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

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.

Rates last updated March 23rd, 2018
Name Product From Price Per Week Insurance included Membership Fee Excess km cost Product Description
Splend Car Rentals
Rent an Uber-ready vehicle from Splend and get access to fuel discounts, referral bonuses and member only benefits. Rent-to-Drive and Rent-to-Buy options available.
Driverlend is a finance broker. Lease or buy a car with Driverlend and you could get up to 20% discount on dealership prices for a new vehicle.
DriveMyCar Uber Rentals
A peer-to-peer rideshare platform that offers insurance, maintenance and 24-hour roadside assistance in the all-inclusive price. You'll get access to discounts if you rent longer than six months.
Europcar Uber Rental
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.
Hertz Uber Rental
You can Rent a car from Hertz get access to 24/7 roadside assistance, no lock-in contracts and no joining fees. Limited areas.

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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
  • $275 joining fee
  • Minimum 28-day terms
  • 14-day hand-back notice
  • Four week minimum
  • Rental paid upfront
  • No early repayment penalty
  • One week payment and one-week advance payment required
  • Minimum 28-day term
  • 14-day hand-back notice
  • $250 joining fee
  • Maximum term of four years
  • $1 final payment to own
  • Exit fee of $500 and one day's notice required
  • $650 insurance excess bond
  • Seven-day minimum term
  • Seven-day handback notice
  • $500 insurance excess bond (paid over 10 weeks)
  • No minimum term
  • 14-day hand-back notice
  • $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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