Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island

SeaLink recommends Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island when requiring a hire car on Kangaroo Island and Budget offer a range of different vehicles for all types of visitors to Kangaroo Island.

Whether you’re on Kangaroo Island for a holiday or business, Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island can accommodate your needs. Cars can be waiting for you at the SeaLink Ferry Terminal (Penneshaw) as you step off the SeaLink Ferry or greet you at the Kangaroo Island Airport (Kingscote) if you fly to Kangaroo Island with Regional Express. Whether you’re after a small, mid-sized car or all-wheel drive or an eco-friendly PHEV, Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island has the right car for you.


Fleet available on Kangaroo Island

Low Season prices valid for travel 1st June 2018 to 31st August 2018.
High Season prices valid for travel 1st April 2018 to 31st May 2018 and 1st September 2018 to 31st March 2019.
For other dates, please enquire.

  • Compact 
    (Group B)
  • Suzuki Swift (or similar) 5 door hatch, automatic transmission, air-conditioned, ABS. Seats 2 people with 2 medium suitcases or 2 Adults and 2 children with 2 small suitcases.
  • 1 - 3 Day Hire:
    Low Season: $112 per day
    High Season: $125 per day
  • 4+ Day Hire:
    Low Season: $95 per day
    High Season: $108 per day
  • Intermediate 
    (Group C)
  • Hyundai Accent (or similar) 5 door hatch, automatic transmission, air-conditioned, ABS. Seats 4 people with 2 medium suitcases.
  • 1 - 3 Day Hire:
    Low Season: $133 per day
    High Season: $146 per day
  • 4+ Day Hire: 
    Low Season: $112 per day
    High Season: $126 per day
  • Standard
    (Group D)
  • Ford Focus (or similar) 5 door hatch, automatic transmission, air-conditioned, ABS. Seats 4 people with 2 large suitcases.
  • 1 - 3 Day Hire:
    Low Season: $147 per day
    High Season: $160 per day
  • 4+ Day Hire: 
    Low Season: $131 per day
    High Season: $144 per day
  • Medium SUV All-Wheel Drive 
    (Group K)
  • Subaru Forester or Ford Escape (or similar AWD) 5 door hatch, automatic transmission, air-conditioned, ABS. Seats 5 people with 2 large suitcases and 2 small suitcases. 
  • 1 - 3 Day Hire: 
    Low Season: $179 per day
    High Season: 192 per day
  • 4+ Day Hire: 
    Low Season: $159 per day
    High Season: $173 per day
  • Full Size Eco-Friendly AWD
    (Group L)
  • Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (or similar) 5 door Hybrid Petrol/Electric, automatic transmission, 2 x Electric Motor 4WD, keyless entry and starting, reversing camera. Seats 5 people with 2 large suitcases and 2 small suitcases. 
  • 1 - 3 Day Hire:
    Low Season: $184 per day
    High Season: $197 per day
  • 4+ Day Hire:
    Low Season: $164 per day
    High Season: $177 per day

Unlimited kilometres are included in all rates exclusively to SeaLink Bookings only.

BONUS OFFER: 5 day car hire for the price of 4. Valid for travel 01/04/18 to 31/03/19.

All full and valid current Australian, Overseas or International licences (in English or a translation) are accepted and must be produced at time of rental.  Learners and Provisional licences are not accepted. All drivers must be a minimum of 21 years old – surcharge applies for 21-24 year olds and are ineligible for the Excess Reduction. SeaLink bookings include Unlimited kms. A security bond/pre-authorisation by means of a credit card will be required at time of vehicle pickup. No cash, cheques or EFTPOS cards are accepted. If a Visa/MasterCard DEBIT Card is used instead of a Credit card it will incur a $400- bond/pre-authorisation at the time of pickup, the bond/pre-authorisation is released back to the cardholder once the car has been checked in at the end of the hire. NOTE: Some banks have reserved the right to hold pre-authorisations (even after Budget has released it) for anywhere up to 30 business days after the completion of the hire. Any additional costs are to be paid to Budget Rent A Car Kangaroo Island direct as per the booking terms and conditions. Please refer to Budget Rent-A-Car Kangaroo Island Terms and Conditions for more information. 

To book a hire car please contact our sales centre on 13 13 01 or email [email protected].