Potts Points Car Rental

Enterprise Car Rental Locations in Potts Points

Potts Point forms part of Sydney's Eastern Suburbs region. Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is located 6 kilometers south of Potts Point, serving as the main international travel hub for New South Wales. Potts Point can also be reached via train, with Kings Cross train station just a short walk away. Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Potts Point can be found on Victoria Street, and reservations are available. 

What to do and see in Potts Points

The Sydney Festival kicks off at the height of the Australian summer, with Potts Point and its surrounding suburbs playing host to hundreds of live performances and free events. The event regularly draws crowds of more than half a million every year. Going strong since 1977, this world-renowned arts event has attracted some of the biggest names from film, television and music. It usually begins in the second week of January and runs for three weeks.

Sports fans have plenty to keep them entertained during their stay in Potts Point. Sydney is home to no less than nine National Rugby League teams, including the Sydney Roosters. The Sydney Showground Stadium plays host to a variety of sporting events, including the Australian Football League, the Big Bash League and the World Rugby Sevens Series.

Potts Point is within easy reach of a variety of museums, galleries and cultural attractions. Some of the best include the Australian Museum, the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. With a rental car in Potts Point, you can make time for all of them during your stay in the city.

Music fans will also find plenty to love about Potts Point. This cosmopolitan corner of the Eastern Suburbs is home to many smaller live music venues like the Oxford Art Factory and the Hayes Theater. With a rental car or van in Potts Point, you can also schedule some time for a trip to the nearby Sydney Opera House.

Potts Point is a foodie's paradise. Here, you'll find everything from authentic Italian trattorie to Mod Asian restaurants serving up the best in Korean and Chinese cuisine. There's also no shortage of vegan-friendly menus. Popular delicacies include Sydney rock oysters. If you're craving something sweet, sink your teeth into a slice of lamington, a moist sponge cake coated in rich chocolate sauce and rolled in dried coconut.

You won't have to travel far to indulge in some retail therapy when visiting Potts Point. Take a stroll along Victoria Street and discover vintage boutiques, antique dealers and independent bookstores. If you're after more variety, Westfield Sydney awaits. This sprawling shopping complex is home to more than 280 stores, including major retailers like Myer and Zara.

If you're visiting Potts Point with little ones, you'll find plenty of family friendly attractions to keep everyone entertained. Pirrama Park Playground offers harborside views and dedicated areas for picnicking and barbecuing. Meanwhile, Wulaba Park in nearby Waterloo boasts an extensive adventure playground. Both destinations offer ample parking.

Driving in Alghero

If you're looking to get out and explore the rest of New South Wales, renting a car in Potts Point is the way to go. The Sydney Orbital Network makes it easy to get around the regional capital, with hassle-free connections to Sydney Airport, the North Shore and beyond.

The Sydney Orbital Network was completed in 2007 and spans more than 110 kilometers. It's made up of many different freeways and highways, including the Eastern Distributor, Gore Hill Freeway and Warringah Freeway. However, keep in mind that there will be toll payments if you use any of these roads. The Cowper Wharf Roadway connects Potts Point to central Sydney, while Ocean Avenue offers the best route for those planning a trip to Bondi Beach.

If you're thinking about renting a car in Potts Point, remember that vehicles drive on the left in Australia. Speed limits are also heavily enforced. To avoid a fine, you'll need to keep an eye on your speedometer at all times. Traffic congestion usually peaks between 7:00 am to 9:00 am and from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm, so plan your trips wisely to avoid rush hour. It's also a good idea to steering clear of Sydney's central business district during these times if you want to avoid traffic jams.

You'll find ample parking in Potts Point. This suburban corner of Sydney offers both short-term and long-term parking solutions. You'll also find plentiful parking in neighboring suburbs like Rushcutters Bay, Elizabeth Bay and Woolloomooloo. Free parking is also readily available throughout Sydney's central business district and nearby retail hubs like Pitt Street Mall.

Motorists should look out for pedestrians when driving in Potts Point. In so-called Shared Zones with high levels of pedestrian activity, speed limits are set at 10 km/h. In many residential areas, speed limits are set at 30 km/h or 40 km/h. These zones are clearly marked with orange signs and road markings. During the week, many areas are also designated as School Zones. These areas will have signs indicating these zones, with peak pedestrian activity times letting you know when to monitor your driving speed. On outback roads, speed limits vary considerably, so you should always check local signs.

Car and van rental in Australia with Enterprise

Enterprise Australia offers a range of car and van rental services including one-way, long-term and short-term vehicle rental. Commercial clients can speak to our award-winning business rental team who will tailor a mobility solution for your needs and budget.

We are part of the Enterprise group, the largest transportation solutions provider in the world. Our global network covers more than 90 countries and over 9,500 locations, allowing us to serve your mobility needs, wherever you’re going.

We are committed to providing the best service possible and exceeding our customers’ expectations for quality and value.

Car rental in Potts Points

If you are traveling with your family or in a big group, you may find a 7-seater or a people carrier will give you more space to travel comfortably with your luggage. For a city trip, a handy hatchback that’s easy to park may suit you better. For business trips or long drives an executive car will combine comfort and performance.

Whether you prefer automatic to manual transmission, no problem. If you want a petrol, diesel or hybrid engine, we’ve got you covered. You may also need GPS, a child seat or want to add another driver to the contract, let us know and we’ll arrange it for you.

Van rental in Potts Points

Should you need to rent a van while you’re in Potts Points, all our vans can be driven on a standard license and are modern, clean and easy to drive. Just ask and one of our branch team will happily show you around your rental van to make sure you are comfortable with it before you head off.