Cairns

Cheap Car Rentals in Cairns

Cairns, QLD, Australia
19 Aug — 26 Aug
Same drop-off
Cairns, QLD, Australia
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Cairns car hires in 2022

Most popular companyBUDGET
Price of petrol per litre$2.00
Average price per day$83
Cheapest price per day$61

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Cairns?

January

$115

February

$68

March

$82

April

$155

May

$138

June

$152

July

$175

August

$129

September

$110

October

$88

November

$74

December

$138

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cairns is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Top rental agencies in Cairns

All major car rental suppliers in Cairns
10.0
Excellent
8 reviews3 locations
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

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10.0

Value

10.0
9.3
Excellent
15 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.3
8.6
Excellent
8 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.3
7.8
Good
14 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

7.8
8 locations
4 locations
4 locations
0.0
Horrible
1 review4 locations

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Cairns?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $130/day when booking a car hire in Cairns. The absolute best deal a user found was for $95/day from Atlas Car & Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Cairns?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Cairns from the following companies over the past two weeks: Alamo ($97/day), Sixt ($127/day), and Bargain Car Rentals ($130/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Cairns?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (10.0 rating), Thrifty (10.0 rating) and Enterprise (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Cairns.

What are gas prices like in Cairns?

The average price of petrol in Cairns is $2.00/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $90 and $130 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Cairns for a week from Budget?

Hiring a car in Cairns for a week can be a great option for travel. Budget, the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around $953/week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Cairns for the best price?

Booking early can save you upwards of 23% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 90 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Cairns.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cairns?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Cairns it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Cairns for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Cairns can be found for $4,083. You can find car rental deals for $136 a day on average.

How much is a car hire in Cairns for a weekend?

It costs $137 for a weekend car hire in Cairns, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Cairns in September, prices are $147 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Cairns?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Cairns is Intermediate (Hyundai Accent) based on our Cheapflights data.