Reliable Car Sales & Rentals


Frequently Asked Questions

What do I do when I no longer need the car?

If you have finished your degree or no longer have a need for your car, we will gladly buy it back from you. Just like buying, selling is also a very fast process. You can have cash in your hands as soon as you need it. Our guarantee of a fast buy-back ensures you will not have to spend time, money and effort on advertising your car to be sold publicly.

How long is my warranty? Can it be extended?

All vehicles sold come with a 1,000km / 1 month warranty. This can be extended at a cost and price will depend on your particular vehicle. Quote can be given at time of purchase.

How far can I take my rental car?

Our hire cars are restricted to a 250km radius from your pick-up location. Rental price will vary depending on your destination within this area.

Is there a minimum age for rentals?

Nope! So long as you have a valid drivers licence you can rent from Cheap Student Wheels

What are Toll Roads?

Toll roads are roads that you must pay a fee to use. You will NOT encounter toll points if you are only travelling around the Gold Coast or to Byron Bay. For more information on locations and how to pay, visit Non-paid tolls attract administration or infringement fees so please make sure you are vigilant and pay for your trip within 72 hours of travel.


How can I pay?

We accept all major credit cards – VISA, MasterCard and American Express. If paying on a VISA or MasterCard there will be a 3% fee and a 4% for American Express transactions. To avoid paying this surcharge you have the option to pay cash or by direct bank to bank transfer.

Do I have to be a student to rent a car?

Absolutely not! We rent to everyone :)