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Car rental in Cairns, Australia

Top rated supplier in Cairns
HERTZ
HERTZ
8.5
/10
Excellent
7.9
/10
Overall value for money
8.8
/10
Cleanness
8.6
/10
Service at the rental desk
8.3
/10
Car hire pick-up process
8.9
/10
Car hire drop-off process
Based on 2000+ customer reviews

Cairns car rental tips

Usually, it is really simple to get a rental car by complying with the following:

  • Decide exactly what you need.

    Hertz Car Hire is the car rental company with highest customers' rank in Cairns with a rating average score of 8.5/10, based on 2000+ customer reviews. The cheapest vehicle from Hertz Car Hire is Suzuki Swift of Economy car rental class for $35.04 per day.

    As for the most popular in Australia car rental group, which's SUV, the cheapest car from Hertz Car Hire in Cairns is Nissan X-Trail, priced at $44.13 per day.

    Among the SUV, the most popular model is Mitsubishi Outlander. Its price starts from $29.32 per day from East-Coast, which rating average score is 7.9/10, based on 5000+ customer reviews.

    The cheapest car rental in Cairns is Hyundai i20 from East-Coast. Its price is only $15.91 per day. East-Coast was reviewed by 5000+ customers with a rating average score of 7.3/10.

  • Select pick-up and drop-off date and time properly.

    If you want to save some money, select the same pick-up and drop-off time. Car rental companies take money for a full day of rental, so if you take a car for 25 hours, you will pay for 48 hours (two full days) of rental, and 74 hours will stand for 96 hours (four full days) of rentals.

  • When choosing a car, you should decide how many passengers will be traveling with you and how much baggage will be placed in the car. Note that the number of suitcases specified for each car is conditionally indicated. One suitcase usually refers to a handbag for standard hand luggage. If you are renting a car for more than 5 passengers, it is often cheaper and more convenient to rent two cars of the standard car rental class, instead of one multi-seater vehicle.
  • If you are traveling with children, don’t forget to book a child safety seat for your kid. Even though a child seat rental may cost a considerable amount of money , the fines for not having one may cost more than the cost of a child seat rental. Also note that a regular plane ticket usually allows you to carry a child seat free of charge (contact your airline for more accurate information). In addition, you can always buy your own child seat in the nearest supermarket after the arrival.
  • If you are going to use a ferry or cross a country border on your rental car, very attentively read the Rental Conditions of several vendors. It is possible that one car rental company allows to cross the border to the needed country and another company allows to use a ferry transport for your rental car. In addition, if you are planning to buy tickets for a ferry, notify the car rental company about it in advance, then they can tell you the number of the car you will rent.
  • Always pay attention to the Fuel Policy. Not always pick up full and return empty option is advantageous. Don’t rush to purchase the full tank of fuel from a car rental supplier on a small island or if you rent a car for a few days. It may turn out that you won’t be able to use all that purchased fuel.
  • Consider different pickup types. The most convenient pickup type is Meet & Greet. By choosing a car rental with such option, you won’t have to stand in line or go with your suitcases to a shuttle bus to get to your car rental location. Instead you will be met near the exit from your terminal with a sign with your name or the car rental company name and your car will be waiting in the parking lot. In addition, car rentals with Meet & Greet option are usually cheaper than car rentals from the companies with a rental desk at the airport, because they don’t include the airport fee in the rental price.
  • Never neglect the Excess fee. In most cases, you will have to leave a deposit at the time of rental (see our FAQ about Excess Fee and Excess Fee Reduction, but you can usually insure this deposit or buy the Excess Fee Reduction. Always pay attention to the amount of this deposit, it is possible that the rental price is low, but the Excess fee is very high or vice versa. You should always consider the total amount, and not just the car rental price.
  • You should always specify the correct Residence Country because it may result on the price of the rental or even refusal of car rental. Usually for drivers with US citizenship, the listed prices don’t include CDW and TP. If you are not from USA and buy such rental, you may be very unpleasantly surprised by the manager's requirement to buy insurance as car rental insurance is obligatory.

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Best car rental locations near Cairns

Car rental locations in nearby airports

Cairns Car Rental Suppliers

Red-Spot
9.4
/10
Excellent
Red-Spot
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Red-Spot rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
Shop 2, 51 Sheridan Street, Cairns, 4870, QLD, QLD
61 7 4041 5038
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Arrivals Hall, Terminal 1, 2, Cairns International Airport, 4870, QLD
(07) 4034 9045
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Arrivals Hall, Terminal 2, Cairns Domestic Terminal, 4870, QLD
61 7 4034 9045
Hertz Car Hire
8.9
/10
Excellent
Hertz Car Hire
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Hertz Car Hire rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
Cairns Square, Abbott St, Cairns Qld (1), 4870, QL
07 40516399
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Cairns Apt, Cairns Qld (1), 4870, QL
07 40359299
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Cairns Apt, Cairns Qld (1), 4870, QL
07 40359299
Budget Car Rental
8.6
/10
Excellent
Budget Car Rental
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Budget Car Rental rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
153 Lake Street, Cairns Qld, 4870, XX
07 4048 8166
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Terminal Building, Cairns Qld, 4870, XX
07 4033 9777
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Terminal Building, Cairns Qld, 4870, XX
07 4033 9777
AVIS Car Rental
8.5
/10
Excellent
AVIS Car Rental
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
AVIS Car Rental rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
153 Lake Street, Cairns, 4870, QL
(61) 07 4048 0522
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Terminal Building, Cairns, 4870, QL
(61) 07 4033 9555
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Terminal Building, Cairns, 4870, QL
(61) 07 4033 9555
Enterprise
8.4
/10
Excellent
Enterprise
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Enterprise rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
Shop 2, 51 Sheridan Street, Cairns, 4870, QLD, QLD
61 7 4041 5038
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
TERMINAL BUILDING, AIRPORT AVENUE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD
740349045
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
TERMINAL BUILDING, AIRPORT AVENUE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD
740349052
Europcar
8.3
/10
Excellent
Europcar
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Europcar rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
CAIRNS SQUARE CORNER SHIELD & ABBOTT STREET, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD
61 7 40334800
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
TERMINAL BUILDING CAIRNS AIRPORT, Cairns - Airport, CAIRNS, 4870
61 07 40349088
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
TERMINAL BUILDING CAIRNS AIRPORT, Cairns - Airport, CAIRNS, 4870
61 07 40349088
Thrifty Car Rental
8.1
/10
Excellent
Thrifty Car Rental
Car rental near Cairns
4 locations: show addresses
Thrifty Car Rental rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
Cnr Sheridan & Aplin Street, CAIRNS , 4870 , QLD
07 4051 8099, 07 4051 8949
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
CAIRNS AIRPORT, Terminal Building, CAIRNS, 4870
1300 367 227
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
CAIRNS AIRPORT, Terminal Building, CAIRNS, 4870
1300 367 227
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
CAIRNS AIRPORT, Terminal Building, CAIRNS, 4870
1300 367 227
East-Coast
8.1
/10
Excellent
East-Coast
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
East-Coast rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
148 Sheridan Street, Cairns, 4870, QLD
+61740316055
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Off Airport, 146 Sheridan Street, Cairns, 4870, QLD
1800 474 258
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Off Airport, 146 Sheridan Street, Cairns, 4870, QLD
1800 474 258
Alamo
7.9
/10
Very Good
Alamo
Car rental near Cairns
3 locations: show addresses
Alamo rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
SERVICED BY REDSPOT ENTERPRISE, SHOP 2, 51 SHERIDAN STREET, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD, QLD
0740415038
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
SERVICED BY ENTERPRISE REDSPOT, TERMINAL BUILDING AIRPORT AVE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD, QLD
740349045
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
SERVICED BY ENTERPRISE REDSPOT, TERM BUILDING AIRPORT AVENUE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD, QLD
740349052
Firefly Car Rental
7.7
/10
Very Good
Firefly Car Rental
Car rental near Cairns
2 locations: show addresses
Firefly Car Rental rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
Shop 1, Cairns Shopping Centre, Corner of Abbott & Shield Streets, Cairns, 4870, QLD
0740516399
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Cairns Airport, Cairns, 4870, QLD
07 40359299
ACE Rental Cars
7.3
/10
Very Good
ACE Rental Cars
Car rental near Cairns
2 locations: show addresses
ACE Rental Cars rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Downtown 1.06 km / 0.66 mi
Contacts:
147 Lake Street, Cairns , 4870
0061 7 4041 0895
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
147 Lake Street, Cairns , 4870
0061 7 4041 0895
Sixt
Sixt
Car rental near Cairns
2 locations: show addresses
Sixt rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
Off Airport, 146 Sheridan Street, 4870
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
Off Airport, 146 Sheridan Street, 4870
National
National
Car rental near Cairns
2 locations: show addresses
National rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Airport International Terminal 5.58 km / 3.47 mi
Contacts:
SERVICED BY REDSPOT ENTERPRISE, TERMINAL BUILDINAIRPORT AVENUE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD, QLD
740349045
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
SERVICED BY REDSPOT ENTERPRISE, TERMINALBUILDINGAIRPORT AVENUE, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD, QLD
740349052
Keddy-By-Europcar
Keddy-By-Europcar
Car rental near Cairns
1 location: show address
Keddy-By-Europcar rental car locations near Cairns
Cairns Airport Domestic Terminal (CNS) 5.67 km / 3.52 mi
Contacts:
TERMINAL BUILDING CAIRNS AIRPORT, CAIRNS, 4870, QLD
61 07 40349088

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