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
66 - 126 AUD
Economy
23 - 52 AUD

The cheapest time to hire a car in Cairns is in February. The price is 38% 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
Corsa
or similar Economy
2 1 2-3
20 AUD
27 Nov. - 5 Dec.
Cairns
CAIRNS AIRPORT 146 Sheridan Street
20 AUD
27 Nov. - 5 Dec.

Top car hires in Cairns

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

Top car hire suppliers in Cairns

Need advice on where to hire a car? These are the top providers
hertz Cheapest Hertz Hertz gives you the cheapest deals in 3 locations 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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Thrifty
Excellent - 9.2 (2 reviews)
2 locations
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Alamo
Excellent - 9.0 (6 reviews)
2 locations
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AutoEurope
Excellent - 8.9 (3 reviews)
1 location
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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

Most popular hotels near Cairns

Don’t just stay at the closest hotel, rent a car and stay at the best hotels in the area

Hilton Cairns

34 Esplanade
4.9 km from hire location

Shangri-La Hotel The Marina Cairns

1 Pier Point Road Cairns Queensland Australia
4.6 km from hire location

DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns

121-123 The Esplanade
4.0 km from hire location

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns

209-217 Abbott Street
3.5 km from hire location

Pullman Cairns International

17 Abbott Street
5.0 km from hire location

Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside

209-217 The Esplanade
2.9 km from hire location

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

122 Lake Street
4.1 km from hire location

Pullman Reef Hotel Casino

35-41 Wharf Street
5.1 km from hire location

Palm Royale Cairns

7-11 Chester Court
5.0 km from hire location

Riley, a Crystalbrook Collection Resort

131-141 Esplanade
3.7 km from hire location

Pacific Hotel Cairns

43 The Esplanade
4.7 km from hire location

Park Regis City Quays

6 Lake Street
5.0 km from hire location

Mantra Esplanade Cairns

53-57 The Esplanade
4.6 km from hire location

Southern Cross Atrium Apartments

3-11 Water Street
4.4 km from hire location

Cairns Colonial Club Resort

18-26 Cannon Street
2.9 km from hire location

Bounce Cairns

117 Grafton Street
4.5 km from hire location

Cairns Queens Court

167-171 Sheridan Street
3.6 km from hire location

Cairns Sunland Leisure Park

49 61 Pease Street
3.9 km from hire location

Car Hire in Cairns

We've had 2,928 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 November?

For November in Cairns, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was 37 AUD - but some users found deals as low as 22 AUD. For a week-long hire, the lowest price was 18 AUD, with more options around the 39 AUD mark.

Can you hire a car at Cairns airport?

The average price of hiring a car from this airport next month is 42 AUD.

Where is it easiest to hire a car in Cairns?

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

Can you hire an automatic car in Cairns?

In Cairns, 90% 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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