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Start your car sharing business on Turo

Hosts across Australia earn $12,960 per year per car on average¹

Get started

Protection provided by Turo Travels Mutual

Someone who has rented their car, standing in front of fleet of cars in Sydney, Australia

What is Turo?

Turo is the world’s largest car sharing marketplace where hosts build successful businesses sharing their cars to guests around the globe.

$3.5B+

in host earnings²

Active Guests

3.4M+

active guests³

350K+

active vehicles³

12,000+

cities³

Share your car

How much could you earn on Turo?

Hosts earn on average

$12,960

/year/car¹

That's

$72

/day booked¹

Guests book their cars

15

days/month⁴

More cars, more cash

Build your portfolio and expand your earning potential.

BMW car listed on Turo in the streets of Manhattan, New York

$12,960

Avg. annual income
sharing 1 car

$38,880

Avg. annual income
sharing 3 cars

$64,800

Avg. annual income
sharing 5 cars

How much could you earn on Turo?

Hosts earn on average

$12,960

/year/car¹

That's

$72

/day booked¹

Guests book their cars

15

days/month⁴

More cars, more cash

Build your portfolio and expand your earning potential.

Illustration of car earning money after hiring out.

$12,960

Avg. annual income
sharing 1 car

$38,880

Avg. annual income
sharing 3 cars

$64,800

Avg. annual income
sharing 5 cars

  1. Sign up

    Submit your info and we’ll verify that you're qualified to host and your car is eligible to share.

  2. Set up your profile

    Set your preferences, add some photos, complete your orientation call, and you’re good to go. Your listings will go live on Turo as soon as we open for business in Australia on 30 November, 2022.

  3. Complete your first trip

    Welcome your first guest, and provide clear pick up/dropoff instructions.

  4. Scale your business

    Complete more trips, refine your strategy, grow your portfolio, and earn even more.

BMW car listed on Turo in the streets of Manhattan, New York
You’re protected
Physical damage protection

You’re protected

$20,000,000 legal liability protection

Share confidently knowing you’re covered in case of third-party property damage that may occur during a trip.

Varying levels of vehicle protection

Three protection plans are available, and you can choose the one that best suits your needs. All plans provide reimbursement for car repairs up to the actual cash value of your car if it’s damaged during a trip.

Learn more about protection plans
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How Turo helps hosts

An easy-to-use app

Manage your business and your bookings seamlessly on the go — accept trips, tweak your pricing, message your guests, and more, all from your phone.

Demand generation

Get instant access to a prescreened customer base of millions worldwide, plus marketing and advertising funded by Turo.

Safety and support

From roadside assistance for guests to business coaching for driven hosts, our support and host success teams are here to help.

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Meet the hosts

Turo host Monique standing in front of one of her cars in Melbourne.

Anthony

Sydney, NSW

“I have been able to grow an existing car hire business and also grow my personal car collection through Turo. It's a great platform with great people involved all round.”

Turo host Christopher standing in front of his cars in London

Stefan

Melbourne, VIC

”[Turo] is a fantastic way to share my car and make money when it would otherwise be sitting idle. It's like having a fun side business with the flexibility to use my car whenever I need it.”

Turo host June sitting inside her car in Toronto

Brandon

Brisbane, QLD

”Turo would be a good passive income for someone to list just one car. You don't have to do anything, and you get coverage [protection] through the platform.”

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How to get started

Image of Turo app home screen on an iPhone
  1. Sign up

    Submit your info and we’ll verify that you're qualified to host and your car is eligible to share.

  2. Set up your profile

    Set your preferences, add some photos, complete your orientation course, and you’re good to go.

  3. Complete your first trip

    Welcome your first guest, and provide clear pick up/dropoff instructions.

  4. Scale your business

    Complete more trips, refine your strategy, grow your portfolio, and earn even more.

Image of Turo app home screen on an iPhone
  1. Sign up

    Submit your info and we’ll verify that you're qualified to host and your car is eligible to share.

  2. Set up your profile

    Set your preferences, add some photos, complete your orientation course, and you’re good to go.

  3. Complete your first trip

    Welcome your first guest, and provide clear pick up/dropoff instructions.

  4. Scale your business

    Complete more trips, refine your strategy, grow your portfolio, and earn even more.

Frequently asked questions

Sign up & start earning

Become a Turo host in Australia.

  1. 1. Calculated using the average monthly performance of the top 50% of Australian Turo hosts (based on their average monthly earnings) in the 6 months ending June 30, 2023 multiplied by 12. Earnings not reduced to reflect other costs of vehicle ownership such as maintenance and insurance. Figures are rounded down to the nearest dollar.

  2. 2. Total host earnings calculated from the company's inception to 30 September, 2023.

  3. 3. As of 30 September, 2023.

  4. 4. Turo Travels Mutual Limited (the Mutual) is a discretionary mutual providing risk protection products. The Mutual issues and distributes its products via Picnic Licensing Pty Ltd, ACN: 647 642 117 AFSL: 532540. The Mutual is managed by Turo Travels Management Pty Ltd ACN 661 462 433 (AR No: awaiting issuance). The Managing Agent is Turo Australia Pty Ltd, ACN 659 649 073 (AR No: awaiting issuance). Discretionary risk protection is not the same as insurance. For more information before deciding to become a member, please review the Constitution, Financial Services Guide, Host Product Disclosure Statement, and related materials at https://turo.com/au/en/policies/turotravels.

  5. 5. Protection provided by Turo Travels Mutual.