Cairns

Cheap Car Rentals in Cairns

Cairns, QLD, Australia
17 Dec — 24 Dec
Same drop-off
Cairns, QLD, Australia
Sat 17/12
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Sat 24/12
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Cairns car hires in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of petrol per litre₹ 93
Average price per day₹ 111
Cheapest price per day₹ 104

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

January

₹ 6,091

February

₹ 3,621

March

₹ 4,362

April

₹ 8,231

May

₹ 7,326

June

₹ 8,067

July

₹ 9,384

August

₹ 7,820

September

₹ 7,820

October

₹ 6,832

November

₹ 4,774

December

₹ 7,326

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.

Popular Car Types in Cairns

Small is the cheapest car type you can hire in Cairns, Australia this past week from 54 hire locations out of 23 hire agencies. Prices for a Cairns Small hire start from ₹ 74/day. Check out available deals for 3 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Compare available car types for hire in Cairns

Small cars

₹ 4,555 - ₹ 17,163

All Car Types

₹ 4,989 - ₹ 14,958

To hire a Small car in Cairns, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,751/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Cairns, Australia (~₹ 4,555/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 17,163/day). In fact, November is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Cairns. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cairns, hiring a Small car saves you 13% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cairns Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Cairns, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,760/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Cairns, Australia (~₹ 3,846/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~₹ 11,210/day). In fact, January is about 20% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Cairns. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cairns, hiring a Medium car saves you 39% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cairns Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Cairns, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,311/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Cairns, Australia (~₹ 5,728/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 30,449/day). In fact, November is about 22% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Cairns. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cairns, hiring a Large car saves you 6% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in Cairns, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,644/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Cairns, Australia (~₹ 4,946/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 14,086/day). In fact, November is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Cairns. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cairns, hiring a SUV car saves you 28% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Cairns SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Cairns, Australia, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,678/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Cairns, Australia (~₹ 5,956/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 30,449/day). In fact, December is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Cairns. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Cairns, hiring a Van car saves you 1% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Ford Ikon₹ 74/day
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Ford Ikon
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 80/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire

Top rental agencies in Cairns

All major car rental suppliers in Cairns

Enterprise

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

7.9

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Europcar

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Hertz

9.3
Wonderful
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.4

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

9.2

Thrifty

8.8
Very Good
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

5.3

Budget

8.5
Very Good
16 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

7.8

Alamo

8.4
Very Good
15 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.4

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

8.4

Sixt

8.2
Very Good
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.9

Pick-up/drop-off

8.7

Value

7.3

Sunnycars

8 locations

Best Cairns Car Rental Deals Found

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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 ₹ 9,120/day when booking a car hire in Cairns. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 8,546/day from Bargain Car Rentals, booked on Dec. 4.

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: Bargain Car Rentals (₹ 6,081/day), Sixt (₹ 6,580/day), and Apex (₹ 6,753/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Europcar (10.0 rating) and Hertz (9.3 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 ₹ 93/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 4,186 and ₹ 6,046 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Avis is one of the most popular car hire companies in Cairns, offering car hire for around ₹ 75,364 per week on average.

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

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 22% on a hire car in Cairns. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Cairns?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Cairns for a month is certainly possible.

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

You can potentially save up to 63% on a month-long rental by booking with Bargain Car Rentals. Bargain Car Rentals is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Cairns can cost you on average ₹ 322,989 a month or ₹ 10,766 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

The average price for a weekend car hire in Cairns is ₹ 0. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Cairns. For the month of January, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Cairns for as low as ₹ 0/day.

What car do most people hire in Cairns?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Intermediate (Class Intermediate Car) in Cairns, making it the most popular option.

Small Car Rentals in Cairns

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