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Home Oceania Australia Queensland Car Rentals in Cairns, Australia

Cheap Car Hire in Cairns

Most popular companyAPEX
Price of gas per gallon$1.65
Average price per day$45
Cheapest price per day$29

Cheapest time to rent a car in Cairns

January
$47
February
$37
March
$42
April
$65
May
$40
June
$47
July
$65
August
$50
September
$44
October
$44
November
$37
December
$61
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Cairns is February. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the absolute cheapest rental car found in Cairns?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $44/day when booking a rental car in Cairns. The absolute best deal a user found was for $29/day from East Coast Car Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (9.1 rating), Alamo (9.0 rating) and Thrifty (8.8 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Cairns.

What are gas prices like in Cairns?

The average price of petrol in Cairns is $1.65/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $74 and $107 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car for a week from Apex?

Apex is one of the most popular car rental companies for this location, offering car rentals for around $198 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 6% on a rental. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 39 days days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cairns?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Cairns.

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

You can potentially save up to 30% on a month-long rental by booking with East Coast Car Rentals. East Coast Car Rentals is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Cairns can cost you on average $847 a month or $28 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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