Ballina Car Rental

Looking for a reliable car rental in Ballina? 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 rental in Ballina 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 Ballina.

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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 Ballina by downloading the KINTO app now!

Hassle-free Car Rental in Ballina

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.

Rent 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 rental.

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 rent a car in Ballina?

For renting cars in Ballina, 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 rental?

The pricing for KINTO car rental differs slightly from traditional car rental 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 rental car in Ballina?

KINTO car rental offers access to a wide range of cars located throughout Ballina, 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 rental in Ballina?

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 rental vehicle to a different location from where I collected it?

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

What to do in Ballina

Spend the day at the beach

Ballina is home to some beautiful stretches of coastline, pristine beaches and turquoise waters. While in Ballina, a beach day is a must. Lay on the sandy shores and soak up the sun, swim or snorkel in the clear blue waters, walk along the beach, kayak, paddleboard or catch a few waves in the surf. Ballina even has an ocean pool that is open year-round. Some of the most notable beaches to check out include Shelly Beach, Lighthouse Beach, and Angels Beach.

Ballina Farmers Market

Held on Sunday mornings from 7 am, Ballina Farmers Market is a great location to pick up your groceries or a treat. There is a wide selection of fresh vegetables and fruits, meats, cheeses, and artisan breads that are freshly baked to choose from. The Ballina Farmers Markets hosts local growers and product makers alike and is a wonderful way to support local vendors. After you've picked up your produce, grab a coffee from one of the stalls and try out some of the breakfast items on offer.

Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum

Visit the Ballina Naval and Maritime Museum to learn about the local maritime history, explore the exhibitions, and see the maritime collections and memorabilia on display. There are many insightful exhibitions, including Exploring the Deep, about the history of Australian deep sea exploration and free diving, and The Royal Australian Navy and Navies of the World, which shares the history of our navy and its World War 2 efforts in Ballina. There is also a great variety of model ships on display that are intricately assembled and painted.  

Ballina Historic Waterfront Trail

Take a walk along the Ballina Historic Waterfront Trail, which spans from Fawcett Park to North Wall. The promenade stretches along the banks of the Richmond River and includes plaques with information about the history of the river and the early settlers in Ballina. While walking along the track, you'll experience gorgeous views of the Richmond River, and if you're lucky, you may even spot some dolphins or whales along the way.

Visit Lennox Head

A short drive from Ballina is Lennox Head, a coastal town popular among surfers, hang-gliders and fishers. Spend the day exploring Lennox Head, at the beach, on the water, or in the air for adventure seekers. If you're after a slower pace, then pop into town and explore the main street, which is full of boutique stores, and a park for the kids. Stop by one of the cafes or restaurants for something to eat and indulge in the seaside town atmosphere.

Killen Falls

Seeing the breathtaking Killen Falls is an absolute must. There is a viewing platform to see the waterfall from above, or you can trek to the base of the falls to see the falls from a different angle. From the bottom of the falls within the cove, you can see the green foliage draping over the sides, adding to the atmosphere of finding a secret paradise. Before coming to Killen Falls, research to ensure you have the experience required to enjoy the hike safely.  

Discover Cape Byron

A short car ride will get you to Cape Byron, a gorgeous seaside town with plenty of things to do. Visit the Cape Byron Lighthouse or one of the stunning beaches for a wonderful beach day. Explore Arakwal National Park to hike through the bushland and hike on one of the many tracks, visit one of the distilleries or breweries or venture into the town of Byron Bay. Not to mention if you're there during the right time of year, Cape Byron is a wonderful location to whale watch. There are lots of things to do and see out in nature or in town.

Ballina Jockey Club

Love a day at the races? Then this one's for you. The Ballina Jockey Club is a staple within the Ballina community and has been since its inception. Check out what races are on and pop down to the club to see your favourite horses race and possibly win! Feel the electric atmosphere and thrill of watching these thoroughbred horses race against each other.

Cycle or Mountain Bike in Ballina

If you're looking to get out in the sunshine and breathe in the fresh seaside air, what better way to do so than to take your bike out for a spin? There are plenty of places to ride through town and surrounding areas along the water if you're after a relaxed ride with gorgeous scenery. But if you're interested in taking things to the next level, then check out Duck Creek Mountain Bike Park. The park contains a mixture of trails of varying difficulty suited to most riding abilities across 9 kilometres of all-mountain-style trails. So if you love a challenge and enjoy mountain biking, be sure to check this one out.

Paintball Skirmish Ballina Byron

Up for an adventure? Experience the thrill of crawling through bushland in full camouflage and hiding from the opposing team trying to not get hit. If you're happy to roll your sleeves up and get into the game, paintball is an exciting way to spend the day. Hide throughout the course and practise your survival skills to outlast and outwit the other players. Paintball Skirmish Ballina Byron offers multiple packages and can cater to large groups, so be sure to check them out for a fun activity with friends.

Summerland House Farm

Located just outside of Ballina, in the Ballina-Byron Hinterland, is Summerland House Farm, a beautiful macadamia and avocado farm. Spend the day here exploring the farm and orchards and trying some of the delicious local produce. Visit the cute farm animals, enjoy a hamper-style picnic on the grounds, take an ATV tour of the orchards and farm, or book into one of the workshops the farm runs. There are farm animal encounters to be had and tasty food to be eaten from the restaurant and cafe, and you can even enjoy high tea.

Have a hit of Golf

The Ballina Golf & Sports Club is a beautiful tree-lined course set against the backdrop of the North Creek waters. This fantastic 18-hole course is perfect for avid golfers who enjoy champion standard golf courses. Book in and enjoy a round of golf on a stunning course, and when you're done, head to the restaurant to try out the flavorful Asian cuisine. The club also runs poker nights, trivia nights, specials, and raffles, so be sure to check out what's on when you visit.

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