Pay Now & Save on Your Car Hire | Budget Car Rental

Why choose Pay Now

At Budget, we believe everyone should have the chance to check out their own backyard once in a while. There’s no such thing as the great indoors and there’s endless opportunities for adventure when you get outside and hit the open road. That’s why everything we do is to help you do exactly that.

We pride ourselves on providing quality rentals at locations right around Australia all at the lowest prices. And now, to take that even further if you choose the “pay now” option when you book, your savings will be even greater!  That means you can spend more on finding out why they really are called the great outdoors - having the time of your life.

It’s super easy and you'll save yourself money, time and hassle at the start of your journey. Simply click the 'Pay Now' button and let your adventure begin! 

When you arrive to pick up your vehicle please remember…

  • The full name on the reservation must match the name of the person collecting the vehicle as shown on their driver’s licence and credit/debit card.
  • At time of collection, a pre-authorisation is made on your card for the estimated value of any additional charges made on pick up of vehicle, as well as an applicable pre-authorisation of up to $200.00 AUD for standard vehicles ($400 for commercial vehicles). 
  • Charges will be processed after the completion of your rental and if applicable, the unused portion of the authorisation will be released. 
  • Modifying or cancelling your reservation may incur fees, outlined below.
  • Full Pay Now Terms & Conditions here.

Cancellation Fees

Cancellation Type Australia Fee
At least 24 hours from scheduled pick up time        $82.50 (including GST)
Within 24 hours of scheduled pick up time $165.00 (including GST)
No Show No refund. Full pre-paid amount will be forfeited