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Pick Up and Drop Off Service

True 24-hour, 365-day rent a car pickup or return available with Gold Coast Family Car Rentals.

You can get 24 hours a day, 7 days a week service with Gold Coast Family Car Rentals.

When our office opening hours do not match your needs, you can use our special after-hours facilities at:

    • Gold Coast (Coolangatta) Airport;

Enabling you to collect or return your car at almost any hour of the day.

For those whose service needs are within our operating hours, we provide a more personal pick up transfer service and drop off transfer service by coming to collect you from, or return you to:

    • Gold Coast Airport (Coolangatta) - Airport pick up and drop off service
    • Varsity Lakes railway station (Airport train Gold Coast) - or your
    • Gold Coast home, holiday resort or hotel*.

We call this “Limo Service, without the Limo”. Transfer or vehicle relocation services are available (some with additional charges) for rental periods of three days or more.

You can get an overview of the daytime transfer arrangements from Gold Coast Airport, Coolangatta to our Currumbin Waters office by clicking here. You can get an overview of the daytime transfer arrangements from our Currumbin Waters office to Gold Coast Airport, Coolangatta by clicking here.

Please note that if you have ordered any of our free child seats for your rental car, similar seats will be provided in any transfer vehicle that we use at the start or end of your car rental experience with us.

Detailed after-hours vehicle collection or vehicle return procedures will be provided to you in our booking confirmation email.

Please remember the return arrangements that we make when you pick up the rental car, we need to ensure that we have the resources available to take you where you need to go, that's why we make an appointment for you. If you want to change the time of your return please give us a call.

Schedule of Fees for collection from or return to Gold Coast accommodation. Prices are per trip, not per person - if child seats are required, they will be in the transferring vehicle at no additional charge.

Collection from or return to properties:

RegionCost (one way)Cost (return)

Within the region from Tweed Heads / Coolangatta to Palm Beach and east of the Pacific Motorway



Within the region of Currumbin Waters, Currumbin Valley and Elanora



Within the region of Tallebudgera Valley and Burleigh Heads or Varsity Lakes Railway Station



Within the region west of the Pacific Motorway but south of Nerang



Within the region from Miami to Broadbeach or Carrara*



Within the region from Surfers Paradise to Labrador *



* Collections or returns in this region may be subject to traffic density surcharges, or unavailable at certain times

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FREE child safety seats and other children's needs at heavily discounted prices, plus loads of extras that go to make your holiday complete.

Rental Fleet

Our Gold Coast rental car fleet is fully insured, fully serviced, clean and reliable - all of our rental cars are covered by independent 24hr roadside

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Flexible distance allowances
place1 Wheeler Crescent (Cnr Villiers Drive), Currumbin Waters, Queensland 4223
phone+61 7 5508 3333