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Brisbane airport car hire

Airport Code: BNE

Australia's Brisbane Airport in Queensland is known for its friendly staff and functional infrastructure.  The third busiest in Australia after Melbourne and Sydney Airports, Brisbane Airport serves 44 destinations in all states and territories of Australia as well as several international destinations.  Reserve a car hire from Brisbane Airport for your visit to Queensland, Australia.

 Brisbane features a year-round warm climate, spectacular scenery and pleasant locals.  The fastest-growing city in Australia, Brisbane is loved by many for its positive attitude, youthful enthusiasm, and a laid back atmosphere.  Brisbane is home to Australia's premier live music scene in The Valley, world class exhibitions at the Gallery of Modern Art, and beautiful natural areas such as Moreton Bay and the Scenic Rim.  You can begin your tour of this young and eclectic city with a Brisbane Airport car rental.

Six car rental companies operate from both the International and Domestic Terminals of Brisbane Airport.  In the International Terminal the car rental customer service desks are located on level 2 and in the Domestic Terminal on ground level.

 The following car hire companies have service desks in Brisbane Airport, Australia:

  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Europcar
  • Hertz
  • Redspot
  • Thrifty

Additional Airport Information

Airport Name: Brisbane, Australia

Airport Code: BNE

Telephone: +61 7 3406 3000

Distance: Brisbane city || 20 km / 25 minutes by rental car from Downtown Brisbane

Address: 11 The Circuit, Brisbane Airport, Queensland 4007, Australia

Population: 2,004,262


City Botanic Gardens

Park your Brisbane car hire somewhere around the city centre or Roma Street and enjoy a short walking tour of the downtown exhibits.  The City Botanic Gardens are open 24 hours and admission is free.  You can plan a guided tour any day of the week except for Sunday between 11AM and 1PM, and there's no need to book ahead.  The tours include a mix of the history of the gardens and the city.

Brisbane car rental

Wheel of Brisbane

Take a ride on the city's ferris wheel and get the best view of the city from 60 metres high.  The 15 minute ride is in a climate controlled gondola and is open 7 days a week from 10 AM to 10PM.

Queensland Cultural Centre

All located on Grey Street in South Brisbane, you can choose to spend your afternoon at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Queensland Museum, Queensland Art Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art or the State Library of Queensland. 

Day Trips

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

Just 15 minutes away from the city with Brisbane car hire along the Western Freeway to Fig Tree Pocket, Lone Pine is the world's first and largest koala sanctuary.  This is a great stop for families with children.  You can get up close and personal with the adorable koalas here, hand feed kangaroos and see an abundance of Aussie wildlife.

Moreton Bay and Islands

About 25 KM from the centre of Brisbane by car rental, Morton Bay and the surrounding islands are full of fun activities such as sand tobogganing, four-wheel driving, diving or snorkeling.  These waters are also great for marine watching, where you can often spot turtles, dolphins, dugongs and whales.

Sunshine Coast

Plan a surfing or shopping daytrip from Brisbane.  Just 90 minutes drive away from Brisbane by car hire, the Sunshine Coast has nice beaches for surfing and Hinterland, where you can find crafts, galleries and cafés. 


The Limes Hotel 

142 Constance Street 

☎ +61 7 3852-9000

‎The Sebel Suites Brisbane 

Albert Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

☎ +61 7 3224 3500 

Airlines Providing Airport Services to Brisbane, Australia

  • Air New Zealand
  • Air Pacific
  • Air Vanuatu
  • Aircalin
  • Cathay Pacific
  • China Airlines
  • China Southern
  • Etihad Airways
  • Eva Air
  • Jetstar
  • Korean Air
  • Malaysia Airlines
  • Qantas
  • Royal Brunei Airlines
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Thai Airways
  • Virgin Blue
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