Reserve your Rental Car in Dandenong

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59B Lonsdale Street, Dandenong, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3175

Phone Numbers

03 8593 4163 (direct to branch for pickup and drop off)

1300 22 74 73 (direct to call centre for enquiries, bookings, claims etc.)

0800 44 54 92 - NZ Free Call

+61 7 3088 2976 - Int'l Customers Call

Store Opening Hours

Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:30pm
Sat - Sun 8:00am - 12:00pm

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Need a set of wheels? With so many exciting places near Dandenong, going around by car is the best way to experience all the sights, sounds, and taste nearby suburbs have to offer. If you are the type of person who likes to get away on weekends, then you should definitely consider hiring a car.

Sometimes, things happen that we can’t control. Your car broke down, money is tight, what have you. But you don’t have to miss going on a trip with your family and mates. Can’t go far on foot and commuting is stressful. A cab costs too much. But having your own car offers you the flexibility and freedom to go and leave as you please.

Concerned about the costs? You shouldn’t. Alpha Car Hire offers affordable rates and a vast selection of vehicles to choose from. Whether you’re travelling solo or with a group, we have a massive fleet that consists of compact cars, sedans, SUVs, utes, you name it, we have it.

For as low as $29 (standard rates), you can drive a car all day long. Also, making a vehicle rental reservation is fast and easy. All you have to do is check to see if the dates you plan to book are available.

And if they are, give us a call, and our friendly staff will answer any questions you have. Then, pick up your car on the assigned date and time, pay with either cash or credit. And that’s it, you’re all set.

So, whether you need a ride to work, going on a road trip with your mates, or moving to a new place, Alpha has you covered. Spare yourself from the inconvenience of using public transport. Have the freedom to go anywhere without breaking the bank.

What are you waiting for? Don’t delay. Rent a car at Dandenong today.

Need a vehicle near the airport? Visit our Melbourne Airport car rental page for more information.


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
$5.50 per day ($27 Max per rental)

If you're about to start your Dandenong adventure, you have to pick up your rental car first. Not familiar with the area? No worries! We’ll show you the way.


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 Sydney Airport

If you're coming from the Sydney Airport
  1. Take Melrose Dr to M2
  2. Head north-west on Melrose Dr
  3. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Melrose Dr
  4. Turn right at Apac Dr (signs for Tullamarine Fwy/City/State Rte 43)
  5. Continue on M2. Take M1 to National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy in Hallam. Take exit from M1
  6. Merge onto M2
    • Partial toll road
  7. Continue to Citylink/State Route 43
    • Toll road
  8. Take exit 1E to merge onto W Gate Fwy/M1 towards SE Suburbs and keep right
    • Partial toll road
  9. Take exit 19 for M420/Sth Gippsland Fwy towards Cranbourne/Hastings
  10. Keep left to continue towards National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy
  11. Keep right at the fork and follow the signs for State Rte ALT1/Dandenong
  12. Turn right onto National Rte ALT1/Princes Hwy
  13. Turn left at Quinn St
  14. 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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