Coffs Harbour Car Rental

Car Hire in Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour is half way between Sydney and Brisbane on the NSW North Coast. This beautiful coastal city has all the luxuries of a big city but with a relaxed and laidback holiday feel. Nestled between hinterland hills and mountains and the coast, it is ideal for holiday makers and is the perfect setting for surfing, water sport, fishing, diving, golf, walking, cycling, picnics and barbecues. The perfect way to enjoy visiting the surrounding district and attractions is to explore in your own Coffs harbour car hire.

Collect your car at the Coffs Harbour Airport which is located only a short 10 minute drive from the city or from one of the centrally located downtown locations throughout the city. From an economy car for a couple or a full size for a family we have you covered. For further information on depots, driving rules and general driving tips in Australia check out our driving tips page. DriveAway are the self-drive specialists, so we take pride in offering the best prices on Coffs Harbour car rental, guaranteed.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Renting a Car in Coffs Harbour

It takes about 2.45 hours to drive 234km to Byron Bay from Coffs Harbour.

It takes about 5.5 hours to drive from Coffs Harbour to Sydney.

Yes - Coffs Harbour Airport is one of the most prominent New South Wales regional airports.

Experience Coffs Harbour

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The largest and most famous banana in the world is found in Coffs Harbour. The Big Banana is a man-made homage to the fruit which contributed so much to the economy of this region. For over 40 years, generations of Australians have had their special photographic moment in front of the Big Banana. Sitting at the bottom of one of the biggest banana plantations that cover the hills surrounding the city, it is probably the most popular spot in the whole of Coffs Harbour to visit. Coffs Harbour is renowned for its beautiful beaches and dolphin or whale watching. Park Beach is the main beach in Coffs Harbour which is great for surfing. The best way to spend your holiday in Coffs (as the locals know it) is to enjoy the beach and also the abundant cafes, restaurants and shops.

Right on your doorstop you will also find many other neighbouring towns worth visiting with numerous national parks and waterfalls. The wider region is known as the Banana Coast as this was once the centre of a thriving banana industry. Drive to some of the many headlands for great views (and you might catch a glimpse of a whale between June to November). Be sure to include Woolgoolga Headland, Boambee Headland and Sawtell Headland National Park. Book your Coffs Harbour car hire using our easy online booking engine or contact one of our friendly consultants on 0800 885 590.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Coffs Harbour to Brisbane 400 4.5
Coffs Harbour to the Gold Coast 300 4
Coffs Harbour to Sydney 530 6
Coffs Harbour to Forster 250 3

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