Car rental deals for Gold Coast Airport (OOL)
On VIP Cars, you can book your Gold coast airport (OOL) car hire within minutes by comparing deals on the basis of companies (like Hertz, Thrifty) & their offered extras like baby seats. And the fact that it is close to many tourist places make it a great place to start your Australian road trip. Not only is it the closest airport to Australia’s most loved holiday destination – Gold Coast, it is within close proximity to Tweed Heads in New South Wales, another fundamental destination in every Australian itinerary. Surfer’s Paradise is also just 30 min drive, while the Green mount Beach is less than ten minutes away. So, rent your car today and have a great time exploring the city of Gold Coast and the nearby attractions.
Make VIP Cars your preferred choice like our millions of satisfied customers. With VIPCars you can reserve your car rental for Gold Coast Airport either online, through phone booking or via our mobile app. Booking with us is really simple – our booking process consists of three steps - search, select and book – and you can collect the keys from the car hire company’s desk right inside the airport terminal.
Car Rental Companies That we work with at Gold Coast Airport (OOL)
Renting a car at Gold Coast Airport on arrival - or picking your pre-booked car - is quite easy! All you have to do is walk into the car rental counters which are located within the airport terminal. It is advised that you should rent your car in advance, preferably for a longer duration for they prove cheaper than the short term rentals booked on spot. The passengers who are pre-booking a rental car for the airport, they should note that out of these partners, only Thrifty has its car rental desk at the airport; other suppliers provide meet and greet service. Location of car rental desks at Gold Coast Airport: Opposite the arrivals area.
With VIP Cars You Can Return Your OOL Airport Car Rental Anywhere in Australia!
With VIPCars and its suppliers, you can return your Gold coast airport car rental almost anywhere in Australia. Just use the 'Different drop-off location?’ section on our booking engine and choose the state and the city where you want to return your rental car; our search form provides access to all the rental locations that we cover in Australia.
By choosing to rent a car at OOL Airport and returning it somewhere else in Australia you are opting for the one-way option, which means that you will have to pay a fee for the service. While booking a one-way rental on VIPCars, the one-way fee will be included in the quotes that you see online after conducting a search.
Gold Coast Airport - Overview
Gold Coast Airport’s runway is cut by the border of Queensland and New South Wales whereas the Pacific Ocean lies towards the east of the airport less than a kilometer away.
The Airport is equipped with all the modern conveniences inclusive of modish lounges, close to the terminal parking, special facilities for disabled passengers, ATM, tourist center, high-end retail stores and endless food and beverage options. Some of these facilities are covered in detail below.
|Address:||Gold Coast Airport, Eastern Ave, Bilinga QLD 4225, Australia|
Terminal Facilities at Gold Coast Airport (OOL)
Currency Exchange and ATMs
Gold Coast Airport has three Travelex counters where travelers can get their currencies exchanged; Travelex ATMs are also available throughout the airport. Some of the ATMs dispense Yen as well as New Zealand Dollars.
The airport has two lounges, one is 'Virgin Australia Lounge’ and the other is called 'the Qantas Club’. The first one is located adjacent to gate 1 and 2, while the second is located on the left as one passes through the security on their way in.
At Gold Coast Airport, three options of parking spaces are available; one is the premium covered parking, terminal parking – which consists of long-term & short-term parking, and Budget parking which offers covered and uncovered places.
Shops at Gold Coast Airport
There are numerous shops at Gold Coast Airport – both in International and Domestic terminal – where you can spend your layover or shop before/after your flight.
Aelia Duty Free
Here travelers can buy a variety of products from spirits to jewelry and perfumes.
Out of Australia
It brings finest women fashion and latest trends in accessories and apparel.
Relay News and Books
This convenience store is one-stop shop for books, magazines, and newspapers.
This is a currency exchange company that also deals with international payments & credit cards.
It offers a big range of furniture fabrics covering curtains and sofas.
Gold Coast official shop
It offers women, men and kids apparels, head wear & team Australia inspired clothes.
It is a cosmetic brand which offers best quality products for all age groups and races.
The brand offers the latest clothing range for men, women and children.
Sunglasses for men, women or kids? Here you can choose from a big range of brands.
Surf Dive and Ski
The store offers the best of brands that fall in Surf, Swim, Skate, and Fashion categories.
It offers the best electronic products that you can buy on the go.
Dining Options at Gold Coast Airport – Domestic Terminal
There are no dining options available at Gold Coast Airport’s International Terminal; Domestic terminal has 11 shops.
It is the best if you would like to taste coffee blends, single origins and tea.
Blackstone Bar & Lounge
It is one of the best places on the airport for quality food and coffee.
The café uses 100% organic beans for the coffee it serves.
Velocity Espresso and Bar
The store offers specials like 'big breakfast’, egg benedicts, & fabulous coffee.
It offers a great Vegetarian menu and free Wifi to its customers.
Here you can order from a great range of healthy & convenient food choices.
Lounges at Gold Coast Airport
The Qantas Club (inside security)
Virgin Australia Lounge (inside security)
Gold Coast Airport Car Rental – FAQs
Baby seats are offered as add-ons by our suppliers and hence the cost varies from supplier to supplier. The add-ons appear on the third step of booking with their basic per day rates.
To be eligible to rent a car at Gold Coast Airport, Australia, you need to be 21 years old or above. Some suppliers only allow renters who are 25 and above and the drivers younger than that can only rent if they are ready to pay a small young driver’s surcharge.
Yes, but only if the other person is listed as the additional driver on the rental document. The additional drivers are permitted to drive the vehicle only if they provide their valid driver’s license, an active credit card and an identity proof in case the driver’s license is not the photo-id one. Read the rental agreement properly because some suppliers also provide the first additional driver free, while some charge a fee for the add-on.