Car Hire at Moruya Airport
This information is correct as of December 2015
Car hire at Moruya Airport makes it easier to explore rural New South Wales and its beautiful coastline. Forget about public transport, you can do it on your own schedule.
Where to hire a car at Moruya Airport
It's important to organise your car hire before you fly. Although there's a Hertz nearby, most car hire agencies offer a meet and greet service at Moruya Airport with no on-site presence.
Petrol stations near Moruya Airport
If you select a 'full to full' car rental agreement you will need to hand your car back with a full tank.
Caltex Woolworths service stations are available to the north and south of the airport on Princes Highway. The station to the south is closer, located in Moruya town. To the north the nearest petrol station is in Batemans Bay, just over 20 minutes drive away.
Driving around Moruya Airport
Traffic in Australia drives on the left-hand side of the road, just like in the UK. The roads immediately around the airport are small single carriageways. Princes Highway, which connects Sydney to Port Augusta, is about five minutes drive to the west.
Getting to your destination
There are plenty of beautiful towns to discover along Australia's Eurobodalla coast. We've put together a quick guide to reaching the most popular ones after flying into Moruya Airport.
The perfect base for exploring the coast and the countryside, Moruya is known for its beautiful scenery and delicious local produce.
It takes just under ten minutes to drive into Moruya if traffic is light. Most people arrive in Moruya and explore the surrounding area by car, so there are plenty of car parks in the town. Most hotels either have their own private car parking areas or can point you to a place nearby where you can leave your vehicle.
The closest beach to Canberra, Batemans Bay is a popular weekend destination for residents of Australia's capital city. Enjoy water-sports like deep sea fishing, surfing, and water-skiing or just enjoy a swim.
It takes about half an hour to drive to Batemans Bay from Moruya Airport. Parking can be difficult to come by during the summer season (December to February) and on weekends. Often the council will make more parking spaces available during the high season. It's wise to confirm whether your hotel has private parking facilities before you book.
Natural beauty, excellent fishing and great golfing make Narooma a great choice for a relaxing break along the coast.
It takes about 40 minutes to drive to Narooma in light traffic. Most places of interest offer free parking. It's always a good idea to choose a hotel with car parking facilities for extra peace of mind.
Prices subject to change