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Rental car rates in Cairns

Compare car rental prices of different car rental class deals from the most trustworthy providers in Cairns. The cheapest car rental offer of each car rental class available in Cairns is highlighted in red.

Thrifty Car Rental from$132.66
Europcar from$167.88 from$184.68 from$161.37
Alamo from$144.64 from$90.59
Firefly Car Rental from$140.08 from$145.66 from$162.54

Best car rental companies in Cairns

Car rental agencies in Cairns can differ significantly not only in variety of rental vehicles and their car rental conditions, but also in average rating scores provided by our previous customers.

Budget ABG Franchise

Budget 57 reviews

8.7 / 10

Avis ABG Franchise

Avis 49 reviews

8.5 / 10

Hertz Corporate

Hertz 501 reviews

8 / 10

Thrifty

Thrifty 87 reviews

7.9 / 10

Alamo EMEA

Alamo 81 reviews

7.6 / 10

Enterprise

Enterprise 24 reviews

7.6 / 10

Europcar Corporate

Europcar 742 reviews

7.5 / 10

Firefly

Firefly 56 reviews

7.5 / 10

ACE

ACE 20 reviews

5.4 / 10

There is a huge variety of rental cars in Cairns. Car rental classes that can be rented in Cairns range from ECONOMY, STANDARD, FULL SIZE, LUXURY, CONVERTIBLE, VAN, SUV to EXOTIC, 7 SEATER. The biggest collection of cars in Cairns is provided by Enterprise.

Car rental locations near Cairns

To find the best car rental deal in Cairns, you should check out car rentals not only in one pick up and return location. Also have a look at car rental offers in other closest spots: airports, railway stations, ports, and in the downtown.

Cairns Car Rental Fleet Overview

Due to the large number of car rental suppliers in Cairns, the car fleet is represented by a huge variety of different vehicles. Please use the table below to get a better understanding of what vehicle is the best fit for you based on your specific requirements.

Car rental class Best for Possible car rental models
Mini Relatively short trips without extensive amounts of luggage Smart, Fiat 500, Hyundai i10, Citroen DS3, Opel Adam, or similar
Economy Travelers who prioritize less expensive car rental Kia Rio, Nissan Micra, or similar
Compact People looking for smaller fuel-efficient vehicles Toyota Yaris, Hyundai Accent, or similar
Intermediate Those who need a great combination of price and comfort in a rental vehicle Nissan Sentra, or similar
Standard Comfortable traveling with a group of up to 5 passengers at an affordable rate Toyota Corolla, or similar
Full Size Those looking for large powerful cars with plenty of free space Toyota Aurion, or similar
7 seater Groups of people who need more space than in regular 5 seaters Dodge Caravan, Toyota Sienna, or similar
Van / 9-12 seater Family trips or journeys with a lot of passengers and cargo Mercedes Viano, Mercedes Sprinter, or similar
Premium Business traveling and car rental for important occasions Buick Lacrosse, Lincoln MKS, or similar
SUV Travelers who like to feel like a boss both on and off-road Nissan X-Trail, Subaru Forester, or similar
Luxury / Exotic People looking for a top-notch driving experience despite the price tag Bentley, Rolls Royce, Ferrari, or similar
Convertible Traveling during warm sunny weather and a feeling of freedom Ford Mustang Convertible, Chrysler 200 Convertible, or similar

FAQ - Rent a car in Cairns

How to rent a car in Cairns?

Enter the necessary pickup location and return location in the search form and select the required date and time of your rental. After you get the search results, you will be able to filter them based on your preferred criteria.

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

The prices for renting a car in Cairns vary from $88.34 per day to $160.78 per day depending on desired model, pick up location, and rental options.

What location has the cheapest car rental in Cairns?

The cheapest car rental deal in Cairns can be found in Cairns - Downtown. The car rental prices start from $88.34 in this location.

Which car rental companies operate in Cairns?

In Cairns, you can book a car from such well-known providers as ECONOMY, STANDARD, FULL SIZE, LUXURY, CONVERTIBLE, VAN, SUV, EXOTIC, and 7 SEATER.

What is the highest rated car rental agency in Cairns?

The car rental company that currently has the highest user rating in Cairns is Budget ABG Franchise with an average score of 8.7/10.

Can I pay for my rent-a-car reservation with a debit card in Cairns?

Yes, you can use a debit card to pay for the online reservation. However, during your car pickup, you will need a credit card issued in the name of the main driver to cover the car rental deposit.

Can someone else except me drive my rental car?

This will be possible if you select the additional driver option during your online reservation. Most of the time this is a paid option that is charged at the car rental desk.

Can I reserve a specific car rental model during my reservation?

Yes, offers that include specific car models are marked with a “Guaranteed Car Model” sign on the search results page.

Should I buy additional insurance for my car rental in Cairns?

If you are not going to buy a full coverage insurance, it is advisable to buy insurance to secure your deposit. You will have to provide your vendor with a credit card with enough available amount of funds needed for the car’s deposit. But if any withdrawals occur, the insurance company will cover the expenses.

You can buy this type of insurance during online car rental booking on our website.