Need to hire a ute in Melbourne? There are hundreds of real people’s utes of all types and sizes listed on Uber Carshare. Whatever you need a ute for - Uber Carshare has something for you. Borrowing a ute from your neighbour is easier than with traditional rental companies as you can skip the counter and all that tedious paperwork. Whether for a road trip or trip to the shops, find cars around you on the app and get prices by the hour or by day. It’s free to become a member, and because the keys are at the vehicle, you can skip the rental counter and get instant access to your ute.
International drivers are welcome to rent utes in Melbourne. You just need to hold a full unrestricted driver licence from your home country, with a formal English translation if it is in another language.
Our pricing works slightly differently from traditional car rental companies. When you borrow a car with Uber Carshare, you pay for both the time you have the car and the distance you drive, as well as your damage cover and booking fee.
Uber Carshare trips are covered through Mobility Mutual - a member-owned mutual risk protection fund that’s specifically designed for our car-sharing community. Each time you borrow a car with Uber Carshare you will be able to select the excess option which best suits your needs.
With Uber Carshare you can access hundreds of utes parked on streets and in car parks all over Melbourne. There’s probably one within a few minutes walk from your home!
No credit card? No problem. Once you’ve joined up, you can hire a car without a credit card. We accept any Visa or Mastercard debit or credit card - just make sure it has the necessary funds available! Note that members will be charged a $150 deposit on their first booking, which will be returned after the trip is completed.
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Transporting bulky furniture or picking up supplies for your latest DIY project can be a difficult if you only have a car. Hiring a ute for a few hours or a day is a cheap and easy way to get the job done quickly and easily.
You can hire a ute from a traditional rental company, or from a car-sharing service like Uber Carshare. The benefit of Uber Carshare is that if you only need a ute for a few hours, you’ll only pay for a few hours. Plus there’s no paperwork and no need to line up at the rental car depot. Just join Uber Carshare and book a ute near you through the app.
The cheapest way to hire a ute in Melbourne is through a car-sharing service like Uber Carshare. Using a rental agency can cost well over $100 by the time you include fuel and extra fees to reduce your excess. With Uber Carshare, rates start at $8 an our or $35 a day, plus distance charges and you can reduce your excess to $500 for just $1.50 an hour or $18 a day.
You can drive a ute on a normal car licence. A car licence allows you to drive any car, ute or van that’s under 4.5 tonnes and has up to 12 seats.
We partner with Ampol to make it simpler and easier for our members to access low-cost local cars.