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Mackay Airport is a relatively large regional airport in the Australian state of Queensland. It is one of the country's most important regional airports, with Qantas, Virgin Australia, Pel-Air and Virgin Australia all using the facility. Most flights operating here serve Brisbane, but services to Sydney, Townsville, Gladstone, Cairns and Rockhampton are also available. Many tourists use the airport as a gateway to northern Queensland and the Whitsunday Islands so there are plenty of car hire options available.
Mackay Airport is open seven days a week between 05:00 and 21:00. The airport has one terminal and boasts excellent amenities, including a bar, a bistro and a small convenience store. There is an ATM and observation areas, while car rental in Mackay Airport is offered. There is also a parking building and excellent disabled persons' facilities.
Like so much of the east coast of Australia, there is an abundance of things to do in the surrounding area, and car hire in Mackay Airport is the obvious way of making sure you make the most of your time here. Attractions worth checking out when in the area include Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, Harbour Beach, Eungella National Park and the area's main draw, the Whitsunday Islands.
Mackey has a tropical climate with hot, wet summers and warm, dryer winters. Temperatures between November and March hover around the 30°C mark, while there is regular heavy rainfall in January and February. April, September and October are perhaps the most pleasant months to visit, while temperatures dip between June and August but remain warm with little rainfall.
Many of the most renowned car hire companies are stationed within the airport's terminal building. It is possible to compare car hire either prior to departure for Mackay or on arrival. A range of vehicles are available and the city centre is just a few minutes' drive away. Driving conditions in the area are excellent, with well-maintained highways connecting all major towns.
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Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).