Car Hire Near Rocklea

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Our Location

453B Beaudesert Rd,
Moorooka, Brisbane QLD 4105

Phone Numbers

07 3277 9122 (direct to branch for pickup and drop off)

1300 227 473 (direct to call centre for enquiries, bookings, claims etc.)

0800 44 54 92 - NZ Free Call

07 3088 2976 - Int'l Customers Call

Store Opening Hours

Mon - Fri 7:30am - 5:30pm
Sat - Sun 7:30am - 12:00pm

Great prices, generous kilometre allowances and an excellent fleet – Alpha Car Hire Moorooka have you covered for your visit to Queensland.

Just 10 minutes from the centre of Brisbane, Moorooka is a beautiful suburb of Brisbane in which to base your explorations of the Sunshine State. It is also refreshing to get out of Brisbane if you are visiting for work, and Moorooka is an easy place to visit and recharge. For the greatest freedom in your travels through Moorooka car hire is the answer. Alpha Car Hire Moorooka offers a wide range of quality vehicles.

Hiring a car in Moorooka from Alpha Car Hire is often much cheaper than a taxi, and much more flexible than public transport. You’ll also be able to travel 500km per day for free as part of your car hire agreement. With access to your own vehicle on holiday, you can transport your family in comfort to see the sights, with the freedom to stop for food, rest stops and attractions as required. When you are travelling for work, hiring a car in Moorooka to ensure that you arrive at meetings on time and refreshed, without relying on unfamiliar taxi or public transport systems.

Why Hire A Car In Moorooka?

Just south of Queensland’s capital, Moorooka is the perfect area to explore by car. Close enough that a 10-minute car ride has you back in the city, yet far enough away that you feel you’re able to escape the busyness of the city. You don’t want to waste time waiting for public transport or wasting money on a taxi, instead, why not hire your own car so you can zip in and out of Brisbane to Moorooka when you want to explore?

You can also choose an Alpha Car Hire vehicle with a GPS system. This makes it easy to navigate to and around Moorooka in your hire car. You won’t get lost in an unfamiliar town, plus you’ll be able to avoid peak traffic times with arrival estimates on your GPS system too.

Places To Visit When You Hire A Car In Moorooka

If you like your craft beer, Moorooka is close to both Slipstream Brewing and Helios Brewing. Both offer food and local beers in a relaxing alfresco atmosphere, and you can also take tours around the facilities of Slipstream Brewing. We can apply multiple drivers to your Moorooka car rental to make sure you have a designated driver for the way back!

If you’re looking to entertain the kids, visit the Moorooka Lions Bicentennial Picnic Ground Park. The play spaces are shaded by magnificent old trees and carefully placed shade sails so the kids can play all day. The playground is colourful and suits kids of all ages, and the nearby creek offers a great walking trail attraction. Tonks Street Park in Moorooka also has a large covered play area, plus picnic areas and BBQ facilities if you want to stay all day. Or visit the highly recommended fish and chip shop around the corner.

Optional Extras

Boost Seat
Child Seat
$8 per day ($56 Max per rental)
Tyre and Windscreen
Tyre & Windscreen Protection
$3.30 per day
Rent a GPS
$9 per day ($63 Max per rental)
Key Insurance
Key Insurance
$1.99 per day
Extra Driver
Additional Driver
($9.90 per day up to a maximum of 5 days = $49.50)

From the sights to the sounds, there's nothing quite like the electric vibe of Brisbane. But sometimes, you just want to get away from the city hustle and bustle and lay your head someplace a little more quiet. If you want to rest someplace a little more peaceful during the evenings but still within close proximity of the city, you might want to try Moorooka. It's cheap, quiet, and conveniently close.

How To Collect Your Hire Car In Moorooka

Moorooka is approximately 30 minutes away from Brisbane Airport by car. From the CBD of Brisbane, Moorooka is just 7km, and directions to Alpha Car Hire Moorooka are simple:

– Make your way onto the M3 from Edward Street and Alice Street to get out of the city.

– Remain on the M3 until you see Vulture Street/State Route 41 and then take Exit 2.

– In Woolloongabba take State Route Road 15 to Ipswich Road.

– Remain on Ipswich Road until you see Muriel Avenue/State Route 20 and take the Muriel Avenue exit.

– Remain on Muriel Avenue/State Route 20 until you can merge onto National Route 13.

– Then turn right onto Gladstone Street.

– Then turn left onto Coin Street.

– Follow Coin Street around to the left onto Beaudesert Road.

– You will see the Alpha Car Hire Moorooka depot on the left.

Once you’ve picked up your hire car from our Moorooka depot you are free to travel via the toll roads. The toll roads are faster and easier, and your Alpha Car Hire vehicle will be fitted with electronic tags to allow you to pass through. The toll roads in Queensland to look out for are: Gateway Motorway, Clem 7 Tunnel, Logan Motorway, Go-Between Bridge, Legacy Way and Airport Link M7.

If you’ve never made the trip out of Brisbane, Mooroka is the gateway to the Lockyer Valley and Darling Downs, plan some time on your next holiday, or unwind during a business trip with the freedom and affordability of a vehicle from Alpha Car Hire Moorooka.

Moorooka Toll Roads

Want to be a smart traveller on your Brisbane holiday? Take the toll roads! They're less hassle and faster in taking you from point A to point B. When you book a car from Alpha, you don't even need to get your own E-tag. All rental vehicles from us each have its own electronic tags fitted in the vehicle with our integrated RMS tolling solutions. Just pass through a toll road and wait for the beep. Not sure where the tolls are in Queensland?

  • Gateway Mootorway
  • Clem 7 Tunnel
  • Logan Motorway
  • Go-Between Bridge
  • Legacy Way
  • Airportlink M7

Parking in Moorooka

Whether it's street parking or public carparks, Mooroka (and Queensland in general) has strict rules and regulations, and a load of signs for you to follow. As a rule of thumb, if you're not sure if you should park somewhere -- don't do it.


  • Take note of parking signs in Australia. Some parking spaces are specifically for persons with disabilities, some have time limits, some are paid by the hour, and some have fee caps. Make sure you park in an area that suits your needs.
  • Don't park on footpaths or footpath ramps
  • Park 10 metres from intersections without traffic lights and in front of bus stops, and 20 metres from intersections with traffic lights and behind bus stops.

Save money in Moorooka

Travelling Brisbane on a budget? Here's how:

Moorooka Motel
Book a room in the Moorooka Motel
980 Ipswich Rd, Moorooka, Queensland 4105

For the budget vacationer, the Moorooka Motel is definitely worth looking at.

Enjoy clean, comfortable rooms at affordable prices for your Brissy holiday on a budget. Each room has everything you need for a good night's sleep, catching up on work, or even just lazing around in the room: ensuite shower facilities, fridge and microwave, reverse cycle air-conditioners, cozy beds, comfortable lounge chairs, work desk and chairs, free wireless internet, 32" LCD HDTV with complimentary movie list, DVD player, clock radio, and tea and coffee facilities. You don't have to worry about leaving your car far away because they offer complimentary parking with each booking.

Whether you're travelling alone, with a partner, or even with a family; The Moorooka Motel will have something a room to suit your needs, without spending a fortune.

Shop for essentials at Woolworths
Beaudesert Rd, Moorooka, Queensland 4105

Forgot to pack a few essentials for your trip? No worries, Woolworths is a 4 minute car ride or an 8 minute walk away from the Moorooka Motel.

Everyday is Showtime for the Fresh Food People of Woolworths. They have so much confidence in their products that created a policy that if the products aren't fresh, you get them for free. This is their commitment with the local farmers of bringing Australians the best local produce for the most affordable prices. Whenever you purchase from Woolworths, you don't just buy things that you need, you support the local industry.

They offer more than just fresh produce. They also have baby essentials, hygiene products and toiletries, cosmetics, medicines, magazines and books, papergoods, pet care products, drinks, tobacco and cigarettes, and even baked goods. If you can't get out of your room for one reason or the other, you can even shop for your groceries online.

Whatever it is that you need, Woolworths will have it in the best quality for the lowest prices.


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