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Newman Airport serves the isolated Western Australia mining community of Newman, which is less than seven miles away with car rental in Newman Airport. Virgin Australia, QantasLink and Skywest direct flights to Perth are the main means of transportation between Western Australia's capital and the Shire of East Pilbara. More than 150,000 passengers board these flights every year.
Newman Airport facilities
This airport once held annual drag races and is currently in the middle of a significant renovation. Many options to compare car hire are available along with baggage services at the car park, disabled persons' toilet facilities and public telephones. Virgin Australia counters are open an hour prior to flights and half an hour after each departing flight.
Newman Airport excursions
As East Pilbara's biggest town, Newman is the main base for excursions around this rugged, red desert region. Much of Newman's population works at Mount Whaleback, the biggest open-cut iron ore mine on Earth. A journey to Mount Newman from the town lasts about 30 minutes with car hire in Newman Airport, while the Hickman Crater is 22 miles north. Waterfalls cascade down some of the six soothing desert waterholes around Newman.
Best time to visit
Balmy nights and year-long warm weather dominate Newman's tropical climate. Temperatures can become uncomfortably hot in the November to April wet season and remain fairly high even in the middle of the night. Tropical cyclones sometimes strike between December and April. Temperatures decrease to more comfortable levels during the May to October dry season.
Car rental in Newman Airport
Newman is the gateway to some of Australia's most rugged outback treks, many of which require four-wheel drives to safely explore. Outback motorists are more likely to encounter wildlife than other drivers and are advised to take breaks at least once every two hours to avoid fatigue. Even Newman's main road, the Great Northern Highway, is quite isolated.
The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.
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).