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Cairns Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Cairns?

150 AUD
100 AUD
50 AUD
0 AUD
All
24 - 96 AUD
Family size
67 - 121 AUD
Economy
23 - 52 AUD

The cheapest time to hire a car in Cairns is in February. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just 25 AUD per day. The most expensive month is April. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in February. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in March. The price of a car hire in Cairns can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Cairns car hire deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best deals for car hire in Cairns found recently by users on momondo
Focus
or similar Compact
4 1 2/4
19 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.
Cairns
153 Lake St
19 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.
Focus
or similar Compact
4 1 4-5
19 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.
Cairns
Shop 2, 51 Sheridan Street
19 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.
A3
or similar Intermediate
5 2 4-5
20 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.
Cairns
Shop 2, 51 Sheridan Street
20 AUD
7 Dec. - 14 Dec.

Top car hires in Cairns

Best rates found by momondo users in the past 24 hours
Economy
Compact
Intermediate
Standard
Full-size
4x4
Economy car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
2 Adults, 2 Bags
Compact car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
4 Adults, 2 Bags
Intermediate car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Standard car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Full-size car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
5 Adults, 2 Bags
4x4 car in Cairns eastcoastcarrentals
5 Adults, 2 Bags

Top car hire suppliers in Cairns

Need advice on where to hire a car? These are the top providers
autoeurope Cheapest AutoEurope AutoEurope gives you the cheapest deals in 1 location around the city
redspot Most popular Red Spot Red Spot gives you the cheapest deals in 2 locations around the city
sunnycars Most locations Sunnycars Sunnycars gives you high quality and luxurious models in one of their 7 locations

Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Cairns Airport
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Cairns Esplanade 4.2 km
Cairns Convention Centre 5.2 km
Bloomfield Airport
Bloomfield, Queensland, Australia
Nearby attractions:
Cairns Esplanade 125 km
Cairns Convention Centre 126 km
Sunnycars
411 Sheridan Street
Nearby attractions:
Cairns Esplanade 3.3 km
Cairns Convention Centre 4.3 km

Cairns Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Cairns
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Apex
Excellent - 9.8 (6 reviews)
1 location
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JUCY
Excellent - 9.6 (1 review)
2 locations
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Alamo
Excellent - 9.0 (6 reviews)
2 locations
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Budget
Excellent - 8.8 (24 reviews)
2 locations
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East Coast Car Rentals
Excellent - 8.7 (22 reviews)
2 locations
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Ace Rental Cars
Excellent - 8.7 (10 reviews)
1 location
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Enterprise
Excellent - 8.5 (12,812 reviews)
2 locations

Distance to popular hotels from Cairns

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Cairns's car hire counter

Shangri-La Hotel The Marina Cairns

1 Pier Point Road Cairns Queensland Australia
4.6 km from airport

Hilton Cairns

34 Esplanade
4.9 km from airport

Pullman Cairns International

17 Abbott Street
5.0 km from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns

121-123 The Esplanade
4.0 km from airport

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

209-217 Abbott Street
3.5 km from airport

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

209-217 The Esplanade
2.9 km from airport

Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort

131-141 Esplanade
3.7 km from airport

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

122 Lake Street
4.1 km from airport

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

35-41 Wharf Street
5.1 km from airport

Palm Royale Cairns

7-11 Chester Court
5.0 km from airport

Mantra Esplanade Cairns

53-57 The Esplanade
4.6 km from airport

Pacific Hotel Cairns

43 The Esplanade
4.7 km from airport

Park Regis City Quays

6 Lake Street
5.0 km from airport

Cairns Colonial Club Resort

18-26 Cannon Street
2.9 km from airport

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments

3-11 Water Street
4.4 km from airport

Bohemia Resort Cairns

231 McLeod Street
2.7 km from airport

Cairns Queens Court

167-171 Sheridan Street
3.6 km from airport

Bounce Cairns

117 Grafton Street
4.5 km from airport

Car Hire in Cairns

We've had 2,666 searches from users looking to hire a car in Cairns this month so far.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Cairns in January?

For January in Cairns, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was 59 AUD - but some users found deals as low as 20 AUD. For a week-long hire, the lowest price was 18 AUD, with more options around the 65 AUD mark.

Can you hire a car at Cairns airport?

The average price of hiring a car from this airport next month is 43 AUD.

Where is it easiest to hire a car in Cairns?

East Coast Car Rentals, Europcar, and Apex were the most popular suppliers in Cairns for next month.

Can you hire an automatic car in Cairns?

In Cairns, 89% of users select automatic vehicles. In Cairns, a good deal for a manual car hire is 18 AUD and for an automatic car it's 18 AUD.

What is the speed limit in Cairns?

Currently, for cars, motorcycles and vans, the speed limit on motorways in Cairns is 110 km/h. The limit drops to 110 km/h for single carriageways and to 50 km/h for urban, populated areas.

What is the drink drive limit in Cairns?

When driving in general, it is best to avoid alcohol; the limit is 0.1% BAC to be considered safe and legally driving your vehicle in Cairns.

How good are the roads in Cairns?

Globally the road network in Cairns ranks no. 41 and has a quality score of 4.7, with 7.00 being the highest quality. AU has a quality score of 4.7 placing it no. 41 globally. Variations in road quality will occur domestically. This score is used at a national level and therefore is a basic indicator to help inform you.

What side of the road does Cairns drive on?

Driving on the left is required in Cairns.


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