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* The prices were calculated on 06/01/2023 for a 4 days prepaid rental at Cairns City starting on 06/08/2023. Our prices fluctuate daily and this offer is not guaranteed.

Directions to Cairns City station


Cnr Sheridan and Aplin Streets, Cairns, 4870, Australia
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Mon - Fri
08:00 - 15:00

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We have a key box on the front of the branch door for those returning vehicles after hours.

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Cairns car rental with SIXT

Cairns car rental with SIXT

If you want to rent a car in Cairns, SIXT has a range of vehicles to meet your needs. Our range of car categories includes sedans, SUVs and compact cars. An SUV is perfect if you want to go camping in the mountains, or a premium sedan if you want to arrive at a special event in style. As if that isn’t enough, we also give customers the chance to choose add-ons such as GPS, child seats or an additional driver to improve your whole experience.
SIXT's location in Cairns

SIXT's location in Cairns

The SIXT Cairns branch is centrally located. If you’re using public transportation, take the Sunbus to the Cairns Central Shopping Centre. Our SIXT branch is just a four-minute walk away. When returning your Cairns car rental, you can park in the SIXT parking lot and drop the keys either at the counter or the key box.
Explore Cairns with your car rental

Explore Cairns with your car rental

There are so many places you can check out in this part of Queensland, and your Cairns car rental can help you get to these places with ease. If you want a bit of an adventure, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway offers a great way to fly over the rainforest and get the best views. You can also check out Barron Falls and Rainforestation Nature Park if you would much rather be out and enjoy the best of nature. Cairns Esplanade Lagoon, on the other hand, is family-oriented and perfect for sightseeing with the kids.
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Good to know when renting at Cairns City

What's the minimum age to rent a car at Cairns City?
To rent a car with SIXT at Cairns City you need to be at least 21 with a valid license. Some car categories have a higher minimum rental age, and an underage driver fee may apply.
Can I modify, extend, or cancel my reservation?
At SIXT you can either pay online or when you pick up your car in Cairns City.
What documents do I need to rent a car at Cairns City?
You need a valid driver’s license held for at least 1 year, depending on the car category. You might also need an International Driving Permit or official translation of the license.
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Customer reviews & feedback

Based on 107 reviews
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Kostas M.
There was an issue with their telephone lines and we were unable to contact them the day before. Our rental car was not ready the day after so they just upgraded us to a Mercedes
Iris T.
Quick and easy picked up at Cairns domestic airport. We had a 7-seat SUV with a rear-facing car seat, nothing to complain.
Arjun S.
Great pick up experience from Cairns city. Vehicle was clean and attendee was pleasant and helpful. No complaints, would use again.
Imad A.
Great service and easy to deal with. We got a free upgrade as well!
David R.
good hire car service...
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