Need to hire a ute in Sydney? 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 Sydney. 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 Sydney. There’s probably one within a few minutes walk from your home!
No credit card? No problem. Once you’ve joined up for free, 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 all members will be charged a $150 deposit on their first booking, which will be returned after the trip is completed.
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If you need to transport furniture or pick up supplies from the hardware store, you might need something a bit bigger than a car. Borrowing a ute for a few hours or a day is a cheap and easy way to get access to the space you need.
Hiring a ute from a car-sharing service like Uber Carshare is more flexible than using a traditional rental company. If you only need a ute for a few hours, why pay for the whole day? With Uber Carshare you can book a ute from just one hour, and only pay for the time you actually need. You can also pick up and return the ute at a time that suits you so you’re not locked into the depot’s opening hours.
Hiring a ute from 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 for borrowing a ute start at $8 an our or $35 a day, plus distance charges and you can reduce your excess for just $1.50 an hour or $18 a day.
You can drive a ute on a normal car licence. Whether you have a New South Wales car licence, or a car licence from interstate or overseas, you can drive a ute in Sydney.
We partner with Ampol to make it simpler and easier for our members to access low-cost local cars.