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Best Car Rental companies at Port Hedland Airport

We know you need to rent a car at Port Hedland Airport but you have doubts and can’t decide which company to book with. To help you decide, here is our ranking of the Top 5 Car Rental Companies at Port Hedland Airport (Updated 2024).

  1. HERTZ (8.7/10) 🏆
  2. AVIS (8.5/10) 🥈
  3. BUDGET (8.4/10) 🥉
  4. THRIFTY (8.3/10) 🔝
  5. EUROPCAR (7.7/10) 🔝

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One-Way Car Rental from Port Hedland Airport

Do you need to rent a car at Port Hedland Airport and drop off it to other of these popular locations in Pilbara, Western Australia or Northern Territory such as Karratha, Alice Springs, Darwin or Perth? No problem, take advantage of our one-way car rental offers for Port Hedland Airport and return your rental car anywhere else in Australia at the best prices. Our prices include one-way fees.

Pick up Port Hedland Airport and drop off Karratha Airport

  • Time: 2 h 30 min
  • Distance: 247 km via National Route 1

Pick up Port Hedland Airport and drop off Darwin Airport

  • Time: 24 h 00 min
  • Distance: 2,398 km via National Highway 1

Pick up Port Hedland Airport and drop off Alice Springs Airport

  • Time: 24 h 00 min
  • Distance: 2,245 km via National Highway 1 and Tanami Rd

Pick up Port Hedland Airport and drop off Perth Airport

  • Time: 17 h 15 min
  • Distance: 1,620 km via National Highway 95

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Drive and enjoy Port Hedland and the Pilbara region with your rental car

Are you ready to discover Port Hedland? So if you are planning to visit this beautiful and touristic area, do not hesitate to hire a car at Port Hedland Airport and explore this area on your own. Pack your bags and get ready to discover all that Port Hedland has to offer easily and comfortably with your most economical rental car.

During your trip to Port Hedland, great adventures await you. If you waste time waiting for taxis, buses or trains, you may not have enough time to visit everything this magnificent city has to offer. Book a rental car and discover all the sights of Port Hedland and surroundings, known or not; there’s no more comfortable way to get around Australia.

Port Hedland is a mining town on Australia’s west coast region of Pilbara. It has a tropical climate, which means that here it is summer all year, and has a strong indigenous history. Rent a car in Port Hedland and discover all its corners and the Pilbara region on your own.

Port Hedland is Australia’s largest port, located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. The coast was explored in the 18th century and Captain Peter Hedland was one of the first Europeans to arrive at this natural port in 1863, with the purpose of creating an export port. The city is known by its original inhabitants as Marapikurrinya.

Port Headland has a colony of flat turtles on the main beach, where you can also observe the species of Indo-Pacific dolphin, Sousa and beluga whale. The city has an area internationally identified as IBA (Important Bird Area) or Important Bird Area, dedicated to the conservation of species. Due to its location on the ocean shore, the destination offers a great variety of aquatic activities, including fishing and whale watching.

The best months to visit Port Hedland are from June to August, when the heat index is low.

During your stay in Port Hedland, we recommend you drinking water frequently to keep yourself hydrated and avoid going out at midday when the heat is most intense.

What to do in Port Hedland.

Choose a self-guided walking tour of the visitor center to discover the best murals in Port Hedland’s West End neighborhood. The Port Hedland Courthouse gallery collection includes works by local and national indigenous artists and photographers, the former pastoral Dalgety House converted into a museum on Wedge Street, and the Spinifex Hill Studio, the only Aboriginal art center in the city.

The Cultural and Heritage Trail will take you through the most historic views of Port Hedland. You can take a self-guided map of the visitor center and see places such as Don Rhodes Mining and Transport Museum, SS Koombana Lookout, and St. Matthews Church. The route runs mainly along the coasts, so you’ll enjoy great views of the Indian Ocean along the way.

Get to know the important shipping and mining industries of Port Hedland through the organized tours of the visitor center. They tour the port and port facilities of the Seafarers Center, as well as tours of BHP, one of the world’s leading iron ore producers. From Marapikurrinya Park you will also enjoy the best view of the port.

A visit to the Port Hedland visitor center is a must. It offers locally produced products and souvenirs of Port Hedland, such as boomerangs and books. At the Port Hedland Courthouse, you can buy jewelry and household items, while at Spinifex Hill Studios you can also buy an extensive local collection of Aboriginal artwork.

Rent a car and visit the Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve, a paradise stretch of white sand coastline perfect for fishing on the beach.

Our car for hire offers will allow you to enjoy your holidays in Port Hedland in the most comfortable and simple way. All you have to do is compare our rental car offers and book the car that best suits your needs at the most economical price.

Our Port Hedland Airport economy car rental service will allow you to compare prices and move around the area in complete comfort and autonomy. Whether you travel alone or as a family trip, you can also select the car accessories you need, such as car seats for babies or GPS, on this website you can book and have at your fingertips a modern selection of vehicles of different categories, including Economy, Compacts, Vans, 7 Seater, 8 Seater, 9 Seater, Cargo Vans, Fullsize, Luxury, Premium or SUVs, as well as a range of optional extras, so you can move with a model tailored to your needs.

Last-minute offers in rent a car in Port Hedland can be found on our website, where you will find the best prices in cars for rent in Port Hedland from major companies: Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar, Thrifty, and more local companies. To book your car at one of the many Port Hedland Airport offices available, simply use the car rental search engine above.

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Rent a Hybrid or Electric Car at Port Hedland Airport.

In addition to conventional cars that run on petrol or diesel, on this website you can also find environmentally-friendly rental cars, with less noise pollution and almost imperceptible vibrations in Pilbara.

If you are planning to rent a modern car and enjoy the latest technical advances, both to go on holiday, business trip, or to make a good impression at an event, we invite you to discover the comfort and performance of our Hybrid and 100% Electric cars available at Port Hedland Airport.

We are an outstanding car rental website with a great commitment to the environment, and we are aware of the growing demand for sustainable and environmentally-friendly vehicles, which is why we work with leading car rental companies in the market, which put at your disposal a large and modern fleet of hybrid and zero-emission electric cars at Port Hedland Airport.

How long does it take to charge an electric car?

  • Conventional or slow recharging offers a power of 2.3 kW, for every hour plugged in you get 10 km of autonomy and the battery is filled in about 8 hours.
  • Normal or semi-rapid recharging has 7.5 to 22 kW of power, each hour of recharging offers 25 to 70 km of autonomy and it takes 2 to 4 hours to fill the battery.
  • Fast recharging has 50 kW in DC and 43 kW in AC, every 20 minutes of recharging provide 120 km of autonomy and 80% of the battery is charged in half an hour.

Here you are a Worldwide database of EV charging stations to check where you can charge your electric rental vehicle.

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