Cairns Airport

Cheap Car Rentals in Cairns Airport

Cairns, QLD, Australia - Cairns (CNS)
6 Oct — 13 Oct
Same drop-off
Cairns, QLD, Australia - Cairns (CNS)
Thu 6/10
Noon
Thu 13/10
Noon
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Cairns Airport Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyATLASCAR
Price of gas per litreC$ 1.44
Average price per dayC$ 79
Cheapest price per dayC$ 55

What is the cheapest time to rent a car at Cairns Airport?

January

C$ 101

February

C$ 60

March

C$ 72

April

C$ 137

May

C$ 122

June

C$ 134

July

C$ 156

August

C$ 130

September

C$ 127

October

C$ 78

November

C$ 65

December

C$ 122

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at Cairns Airport 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Cairns Airport

Small Cars

C$ 59 - C$ 133

All Car Types

C$ 63 - C$ 182

To rent a Small car in Cairns Airport, you would pay an average price of C$ 86/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Cairns Airport (~C$ 59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 133/day). In fact, February is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Cairns Airport. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cairns Airport, renting a Small car saves you 23% 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 rent a Medium car in Cairns Airport, you would pay an average price of C$ 107/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Cairns Airport (~C$ 52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is September (~C$ 211/day). In fact, November is about 52% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Cairns Airport. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cairns Airport, renting a Medium car saves you 3% 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 Airport Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Cairns Airport, you would pay an average price of C$ 111/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Cairns Airport (~C$ 55/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~C$ 249/day). In fact, March is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Cairns Airport. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cairns Airport, renting a Large car is 1% more expensive. 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 Airport Large rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Cairns Airport, you would pay an average price of C$ 114/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Cairns Airport (~C$ 54/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 261/day). In fact, November is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Cairns Airport. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cairns Airport, renting a SUV car is 3% more expensive. 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 Airport SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Cairns Airport, you would pay an average price of C$ 164/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Cairns Airport (~C$ 86/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~C$ 365/day). In fact, March is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Cairns Airport. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Cairns Airport, renting a Van car is 33% more expensive. 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 Airport Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Top rental agencies in Cairns Airport

All major car rental suppliers in Cairns Airport
9.2
Excellent
12 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.4
8.8
Excellent
9 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.4

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

7.9
8.7
Excellent
8 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.5
7.5
Good
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

7.5
7.1
Good
7 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.7

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

8.0
2.0
Mediocre
5 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

2.0

Comfort

2.0

Overall

2.0

Pick-up/drop-off

2.0

Value

2.0
3 locations
2 locations

Best Cairns Airport Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Cairns Airport recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found at Cairns Airport?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under C$ 108/day when booking a rental car at Cairns Airport. The best deal a user found was for C$ 75/day from Atlas Car & Truck Rental, booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental providers are at Cairns Airport?

There are 7 car rental providers located at Cairns Airport. The following companies can be found near the Cairns Airport car rental counter:
Hertz (10.0)
Budget (9.2)
Apex (8.6)
Sixt (8.3)
Alamo (7.9)
East Coast Car Rentals (7.1)
Avis (2.0)

What car rental company is typically the cheapest at Cairns Airport?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire at Cairns Airport from the following companies over the past two weeks: Bargain Car Rentals (C$ 54/day), Apex (C$ 71/day), and Europcar (C$ 84/day).

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

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 rental car companies at Cairns Airport.

How much does it cost to rent a car at Cairns Airport for a week from Atlas Car & Truck Rental?

Renting a car at Cairns Airport for a week can be a great option for travel. Atlas Car & Truck Rental, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around C$ 244/week on average.

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

Booking early can save you upwards of 20% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 90 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price at Cairns Airport.

Can I rent a car for a month at Cairns Airport?

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

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

We’ve recently found that Atlas Car & Truck Rental offers you prices that are 32% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental at Cairns Airport for a month is C$ 1,047. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.