Car Rental Dandenong

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Our Location

59B Lonsdale St,
Dandenong, Melbourne VIC 3175

Phone Numbers

03 8593 4163 (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 8:00am - 5:30pm
Sat - Sun 8:00am - 12:00pm

Make your trip even easier with Alpha Car Hire Dandenong – one of the most reliable and trusted Dandenong car rental services. The company has received praise from users all over the state for ensuring that vehicles are reliable and repeatedly tested to ensure top performance. We have a wide selection of compact cars and large SUVs to make your trip successful and enjoyable. Alpha Car Hire has a top-class customer service team that will make your experience easy from start to finish.

Whether you are looking for a small vehicle for your business trip, a sedan to fit your family, or a large SUV to accommodate a large group and luggage, Alpha Car Hire Dandenong has got it. The company has an extensive fleet of vehicles that you can book over the phone, in person or online. You don’t have to worry about the costs and inconveniences of using taxis to navigate through the city; save time and money by traveling up to 500km per day free in one of our hire cars in Dandenong.

People rent cars for many reasons, such as family holidays, business trips, or when their vehicle is being repaired. Whatever your reason, renting a car in Dandenong is affordable – often more so than hiring a taxi – and much quicker and easier than using other forms of public transport. So book online or get in touch to find out more.


Why Hire A Car In Dandenong?

Freedom of movement – Hiring a car in Dandenong, whether for business or pleasure, offers one key thing above alternatives such as relying on family or public transport: convenience. Hiring a car while on a holiday allows you to explore, improvise and enjoy your vacation. You don’t have to worry about bus schedules and taxi prices, allowing you to determine your itinerary.

Save money – Car hire in Dandenong is not only cheaper than hiring taxis, especially during peak hours, but it also gives you access to hotels on the outskirts of the town, which are more affordable. Plus, you don’t need to worry about breakdown charges. Should there be any issue, Alpha Car Hire will provide another car and have you back on your way quickly.

Comfort – Car rentals allow you to visit beautiful remote locations that would be impossible to access with public transport like buses. There is a lot of room for your luggage without the need to pay for additional costs, and you can take rest stops when you need.


Places To Visit When Hiring A Car In Dandenong

With so many exciting places to visit in Dandenong, and with many of them outlying, the best way to reach them is by car. Escape the city life and wander around the Dandenong Ranges National Park, explore the botanic gardens and the beautiful Olinda village. Discover the stunning landscape of the Yarra Valley, and enjoy days out at the Heritage Hill Museum and one of the many sanctuaries and gardens in this part of the world.

Ready to discover the freedom of travel on your trip to Dandenong? Visit Alpha Car Hire Dandenong to find the perfect car for your needs. Make a booking online and make the most of your trip with car hire in Dandenong.


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
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)

How to Collect your Car Hire in Dandenong

Time to collect the set of wheels you have hired? You can collect your car from Alpha Car Hire at 59B Lonsdale Street in Dandenong, Melbourne. The branch is open from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM on weekdays but closes at noon on weekends. However, you can always make arrangements with our friendly customer service team if you want to pick up the car outside of opening hours.


If you're coming from the Melbourne Central Station

If you're coming from the Melbourne Central Station
  1. Get on M1 from Batman Ave
  2. Head east on La Trobe St towards Swanston St
  3. Turn right to Exhibition St
  4. Continue onto Batman Ave
    • Partial toll road
  5. Keep right to continue on Exit E3, follow signs for S E Suburbs/M1 and merge onto M1
    • Toll road
  6. Follow M1 to National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy in Hallam. Take exit 19 from M1
  7. Merge onto M1 and keep right
  8. Take exit 19 for M420/Sth Gippsland Fwy towards Cranbourne/Hastings
  9. Keep left to continue towards National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy
  10. Keep right at the fork and follow the signs for State Rte ALT1/Dandenong
  11. Turn right onto National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy
  12. Turn left at Quinn St
  13. Turn right to Alpha Car Hire Dandenong


If you're coming from the Melbourne Airport

If you're coming from the Melbourne Airport

Follow the below directions for pickup if you’re coming from Melbourne Airport:

Take Melrose Drive to M2

Head north-west on Melrose Drive

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Melrose Drive

Take a right turn at Apac Drive

Proceed on M2. Take M1 to Princes Hwy in Hallam/National Route ALT1. Exit from M1

Join onto M2

Continue to State Route 43/ Citylink

Exit at 1E to join onto M1/ W Gate Fwy towards SE Suburbs and keep right

Take exit 19 for Sth Gippsland Fwy/ M420 towards Hastings or Cranbourne

Keep left to continue towards Princes Hwy or National Route ALT1

Keep right at the fork and follow the signs for Dandenong or State Route ALT1

Turn right onto Princes Hwy or National Route ALT1

Turn left at Quinn Street

Turn right to Alpha Car Hire Dandenong


Remember that each car from Alpha is fitted with its own E-tag via our integrated RMS tolling solutions. No need for you to procure your own so you can just get in the car and head on to your adventure and back!


While Dandenong is not as popular as Melbourne CBD, it doesn't mean there is nothing to see in the area. Here are a few places you'd want to leave the inner city for:

Drum Theatre
Drum Theatre
226 Lonsdale St & Walker St, Dandenong, Victoria 3175

If you are looking for world-class entertainment, then check out the Drum Theatre situated in the heart of Dandenong CBD. It is home to various artists and showcases performances for more than 85,000 people every year. To quench your thirst for theatre, arts, and culture, just visit the Drum.

Dandenong Stadium
Dandenong Stadium


Are you a sports fan? Then, the Dandenong Stadium is the perfect place to witness all the best sporting events in the city. From basketball to volleyball and any sport in between, you’ll find all the best teams engaged in heated competition. So, go ahead and cheer for your favourite team.

Dandenong Markets
Dandenong Markets

Established in 1866, Dandenong Market is the hub of the community, with roughly 150 nationalities coming together in one place. The market is famous among bargain hunters, food lovers, and bargain hunters. You can find a huge assortment of fresh local produce, vegetables and fruits, as well as a whole array of beans, nuts, spices, among others. For all your shopping needs, Dandenong Market has it all for you.

Little India Cultural Precinct
Little India Cultural Precinct

Want to experience India without leaving the country? Then check out Victoria’s first ever Indian Cultural Precinct. Experience the exotic sights, smell, and flavours that only Little India can offer. Discover the rich Indian culture by joining a guided tour. There’s something for everyone here.

Afghan Bazaar Cultural Tours
Afghan Bazaar Cultural Tours

Delve deeper and experience a new culture in Dandenong’s Bazaar Precinct. Your friendly guide is more than happy to take you on a journey of music, food, and a seemingly endless selection of speciality shops that will make all your senses come alive.

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