Australian Website Launched to Complement Leading Brand

Top car hire price comparator introduces Australian operation to provide even better service to customers down under

Online PR News – 12-October-2009 – – 12 October 2009 –, the leading car hire price comparison website, has introduced a new Australia-centric website to complement its existing site. The company has developed following much positive feedback from customers in Australia.

Since launching its service back in 2003, has grown to become one of the most respected and praised websites in the travel sector, and the company enjoys repeat business from Australia. As such the company has launched to give users in Australia even better service than they already receive. offers customers great value car hire from many top name providers including Avis, Budget, Europcar, Easycar, Argus, Hertz, Holiday Autos, 121Carhire, Sixt and Ecarz. Hire is available in all the major cities in Australia such as Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth and also in many smaller locations including the Gold Coast and Cairns.

Gareth Robinson, spokesman for, said, “We’re really pleased with our new launch, and we look forward to helping our Australian customers continue to make massive savings on their car hire needs both at home in Australia and elsewhere in the world.”

The site will help Australian citizens to enjoy great value car hire every time they need to book a vehicle. Examples of the fantastic deals to be had on the site at present include one week’s car hire in Melbourne for just AU$296 (£165), in Brisbane for only AU$258 (£144) and in capital Canberra from just AU$245 (£137)*. compares car hire deals from up to 50 rental companies including Alamo, Budget, EasyCar, Holiday Autos and SixT in over 9,000 locations worldwide. Its new Australian service will build on this expertise to become an essential travel resource.

For more on car hire in Australia and beyond, please see *prices based on one week rental from 19/10/09. Prices correct at time of news release issue but may be subject to change.

About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK's leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 35 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 9,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Budget, EasyCar, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards. To book or for further information visit

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