Reliable Toyota Vehicle Car Hire in South Melbourne

Looking for a reliable car hire in South Melbourne? KINTO has a range of Toyota vehicles to suit your needs. Whether you’re looking for an SUV for your next road trip, a van for moving furniture, a 7-seater to fit the whole family, or a hatchback for running errands, KINTO has the car hire in South Melbourne that is the perfect solution for you.

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With the KINTO app, you can easily locate available cars in your vicinity and obtain hourly, daily, weekly & monthly pricing options all through the digital self-service app on your smartphone. Simply join KINTO in the app and enjoy keyless entry into your vehicle. That's no paperwork & no keys.

Explore KINTO’s extensive range of Toyota vehicles available in South Melbourne.

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Models may vary from those shown. Specific vehicles may vary from time to time.

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Yes, we’ve got other Toyota vehicles available in your area on the KINTO app. Discover more cars & pricing in South Melbourne by downloading the KINTO app now!

Hassle-free Car Hire in South Melbourne

Freedom, without the hidden costs.

Download the KINTO app and sign up for free from the comfort of your own home. There are no membership fees, credit card fees or location surcharges - just book what you need and pay for what you book.

You’re never too far from a KINTO.

You’ll have access to a range of vehicles from selected Toyota dealerships, on-street and off-street locations - some available 24/7.

Only pay for what you need.

Hire by the hour or day, week, month, all the way up a year. All bookings include fuel, insurance (excess applies) and 24/7 roadside assist.

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One app to rule them all.

You can manage your booking from the app on your smartphone - and it's even your car key. Complete vehicle inspections using the app and enjoy full digital self-service car hire.

As simple as tap and drive, we save your time – and your money. Simply download the app and choose the option that works for you.

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Want to become a KINTO member and enjoy no membership fees, on-demand access to a range of reliable Toyota vehicles, no hidden fees and amazing customer service? Join KINTO. Download the app today to get started!

1. Do I require an Australian driving licence to hire a car in South Melbourne?

For hiring cars in South Melbourne, international drivers are welcome. You only need to possess a valid and unrestricted driver's licence from your home country. If your licence is in a language other than English, a formal translation is necessary.

2. What is the pricing structure for borrowing a car through KINTO car hire?

The pricing for KINTO car hire differs slightly from traditional car hire companies. When you borrow a car with KINTO, you are charged based on the duration of your usage, the distance you travel, plus any extras.

3. Where can I pick up a hire car in South Melbourne?

KINTO car rental offers access to a wide range of cars located throughout South Melbourne, parked on streets and in car parks. It is likely that a car may be available within a short walking distance from your residence.

4. How does the pricing system work with KINTO car hire in South Melbourne?

KINTO has no membership fees. When booking a vehicle, you will be charged a Duration Fee (hourly or daily fee) and a Distance Fee (charge per kilometre driven). The overall costs will vary depending on how long the car is booked for and the distance travelled.

5. Can I return the hire vehicle to a different location from where I collected it?

No, it is necessary to hire the vehicle to the same location from which it was initially collected.

What to do in South Melbourne

Visit the South Melbourne Market

Stop by the South Melbourne Market for some delicious treats. When you come to the South Melbourne Market, you can expect fresh ingredients, quality food, fantastic products and friendly people. Pick from a huge range of fresh produce, including fruit and vegetables, delicious deli meats, seafood and artisanal bread, an array of cheeses and gorgeous flowers. There are crafts, accessories and clothes, as well as home and living to browse through too. When you're done shopping, select from one of the many coffee, food, drink and dessert stalls. There are so many to try.

Explore the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV)

What better way to spend the day than looking through the art at Australia's oldest art gallery. There are wonderful art collections in free exhibitions for art lovers to wander through and gaze upon—or rotating paid exhibitions to see. Additionally, there are activities for children and teens that often run. The NGV has a range of exhibits and activities, including NGV Friday Nights, where you can listen to live music, dine and see some works of art. Check out What's On to see the full range of activities, arts and crafts, guided tours, talks and lectures the gallery is running.

Try Some Local Eats

Whether you're hungry for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, a snack, or you just want to try a delicious Melbourne coffee, there are a ton of places worth visiting in South Melbourne or in the surrounding suburbs. Melbourne takes their food culture quite seriously, so get out and try some local hot spots, bars and cafes. There are hidden gems around just about every corner. You'll find casual cafes with no fuss and delicious food to high-end fine dining experiences and degustation menus.

Port Melbourne Beach

If you're craving a beach day, pop down to Port Melbourne Beach for some fun in the sun. Cool off in the waves, paddle board in the calm waters, build a sandcastle on the sandy shores, or just lay back and relax with your favourite book. The beach is within walking distance of shops, restaurants and cafes, so once you have finished up at the beach, wander over to grab a bite to eat and something refreshing to drink.

Explore the Gasworks Arts Park

Located in Albert Park, Gasworks Arts Park is a lively arts precinct offering a huge range of arts and classes for all. Visit the exhibitions of local artists displayed throughout the 3 galleries, wander through the large park area or quench your thirst at the cafe. There are many works of art to see, sculptures to admire, tours to join in on, a farmers market that runs, and of course, classes, workshops and productions to participate in and see. There are so many opportunities to take advantage of and an abundance of local artists to appreciate.

The Royal Botanic Gardens

A quick 10-minute drive from South Melbourne will get you to the beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens, set on 38 hectares of gorgeous garden landscapes and manicured lawns. There are many garden spaces to spread out and relax in, including grassy areas in front of the magnificent lily pond. There are over 8 thousand species of plants and trees to spot, including charming draping willows, a gorgeous rainforest walk and thriving greenhouses. Check out What's On so you don't miss out on the events that run at the botanical gardens, or to join one of the guided tours.

Zero Latency VR Gaming

Run by Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq, Zero Latency is a free-roam virtual reality simulator where you can play games with your friends. This means seats and cables don't hold you back, but you can roam through the 200-square-metre arena during your session. The sessions run for 30 minutes, and you can select from a variety of games to immerse yourself in completely. Select from games with altered gravity, post-apocalyptic survival, space battles, combat or deep jungle survival. This is a great experience to lose yourself in another reality and take gameplay to a whole new level.    

Take a Bike Ride

What better way to explore a suburb than jumping on your bike and taking yourself on a riding tour of the area? There are plenty of riding tracks and trails you can ride in South Melbourne and a surplus of great stores to see, parks, gardens, cafes, and restaurants that are peppered throughout the area. Pump up your tires, bring your water, and spend the day exploring south Melbourne and the surrounding areas on two wheels.

Join a Cooking Class

Whether you're looking to brush up on your cooking skills or learn how to make a new tasty dish, there are a range of delicious cooking classes that run within the South Melbourne area. Get hands-on experience planning, preparing, and cooking new and exciting dishes. From decadent Spanish paella, comforting Italian pasta and scrumptious dumpling classes, there are a range of different cuisines to choose from that will leave you wanting to learn more. And don't forget the best part. When you're done, you'll have an amazing meal to taste and replicate at home.  

St Vincent Gardens

Stroll through the charming St Vincent Gardens located just outside of South Melbourne in Albert Park. Bring a picnic blanket and a yummy lunch and enjoy it within the gorgeous gardens. If you don't have lunch, wander over to one of the few cafes and restaurants located nearby for a coffee and something to eat. The gardens are also home to Albert Park Bowls Club and Albert Park Lawn Tennis Club too.

Marche Board Game Cafe

Marche Board Game Cafe is based in the heart of Melbourne. Bring your friends and get ready for fun rivalry, competition and scorekeeping to crown a winner. Choose one from the many board games that are available to play. Play old favourites that everyone knows and loves or learn a new game and find a new favourite. Work up an appetite, and when you're done playing, order something delicious to eat from the Taiwanese-inspired menu and sip a yummy bubble tea. Marche Board Game Cafe is a great start to an entertaining night.

Remember to check the local guidelines and opening hours of attractions and facilities to plan your visit accordingly.