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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 December 17th, 2017
Name Product From Price Per Week Insurance included Membership Fee Excess km cost Product Description
Splend Car Rentals
$269
Yes
$275
$0.10
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.
DriveMyCar Uber Rentals
$179
Yes
$100
$0.20
A peer-to-peer ride-share platform that includes insurance, maintenance and 24-hour roadside assistance. You'll get access to discounts if you rent longer than six months.
DriverLend
$77
No
$0
$0
Driverlend is a finance broker. You can lease or buy a car with Driverlend and you could get up to 20% discount on dealership prices for a new vehicle.
Europcar Uber Rental
$185
No
$0
$0.25
Kickstart your Uber career with a Europcar rental car. You get 24/7 roadside assistance, a wide range of vehicles and no sign up fee. A minimum four-week rental period applies.
Hertz Uber Rental
$217
Yes
$0
$0
You can Rent a car from Hertz get access to 24/7 roadside assistance, no lock-in contracts and no joining fees. Limited areas.

Compare up to 4 providers

melbourne

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$2491,000
  • $275 joining fee
  • Minimum 28-day terms
  • 14-day hand-back notice
Europcar$1851,500
  • 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$1791,050
  • $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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