Minimum 2 day hire
Cairns Airport has imposed Covid-19 restrictions, vehicles for our customers cannot be left at the airport. After hour vehicle hire pick/returns will need to be arranged if required.
Vehicles are sold out from until 16/4/2021. 4WD Hire Cairns is fully booked from 14/7/2021-5/8/2021
If you need a large 8 seater vehicle to rent in Cairns this Kia Carnival 8 seater will certainly do the job! With complimentary airport or hotel pick up, your family can be on the way within minutes of their arrival in Cairns. This recent model car rental from Cairns can be taken on the sealed roads to places like Cape Tribulation and Cooktown. Or you can keep the hire car on the streets of Cairns for the family to run about in – visit the shops, Kuranda, go karting or crocodile spotting.
** Child seats are free but subject to availability.
All prices are in AUD, per 24 hours rental period.
|Per 24 Hours|
|2 - 3 Days||$ 125|
|4 - 6 Days||$ 120|
|7 + Days||$ 115|
MINIMUM hire of 2 days is required for this vehicle.
Minimum age of driver is 21 years old.
Over the Christmas and New Year periods or peak seasons there may be minimum number of days per hire.
|Option||Accident Liability||Credit Card Imprint||Daily Rate|
|Standard 25 years + Insurance Liability||$2500.00||$500.00|
|Standard 21 – 25 years Insurance Liability||$3000.00||$500.00|
|Insurance Liability Reduction 25+ years||$330.00||$500.00||$20.00|
|Insurance Liability Reduction 21-25 years||$1000.00||$500.00||$20.00|
VEHICLE CHECK IN TIME Vehicle pick-up and drop-off is between 8:00 am and 5.00 pm 7 days per week. Complimentary airport or Cairns hotel pick up is provided within these hours.
AFTER HOURS PICK UP After hours pick up or drop off is $30
CHILD SEATS Capsules, Baby seats, and boosters are free of charge for this vehicle.
24-HOUR HELPLINE Road service 7-day-a-week.
MINIMUM DAY RENTALS Minimum rental is two days.
ONE WAY RENTALS There is no one way rentals possible with this vehicle.
DAILY HIRE CONDITIONS Calculates the hire of the vehicle on a per 24 hour day basis. For example if you collect the car at 11.30 am it is due for return at 11.30 am on your last day of hire.
DRIVERS A current motor vehicle driver’s licence is required and must be produced on pick-up. Should a foreign licence be in a language other than English, it must be accompanied by a current International Driving Permit, issued in the same country as the foreign licence was issued, or by an accredited English translation of that foreign licence. The driver or a passenger in the vehicle must present their credit card as a security deposit. The credit limit must be sufficient to cover the insurance excess in case you have a car accident.
DRIVERS AGE Standard 25+ Additional charges for 21-25.
RETURN OF VEHICLE The vehicle should be returned with the same amount of petrol as when it was picked up, and should be returned by the due time to avoid a late fee. There is also no refund or part refund for early return of the vehicle.
BOOKING AMENDMENTS We understand that sometimes plans change. If this is the case, any changes made to a booking will be classed as a cancellation and new booking will be required, including:
CANCELLATION FEE No refund of deposit paid at the time of booking. Inside 48 hours you will be charged the deposit paid at the time of booking plus 1 day of hire.
We understand that sometimes plans change. If this is the case, any changes made to a booking will be classed as a cancellation and new booking will be required, including:
The Bond is the amount which guests would be liable up to in case of any damage done to the vehicle.
The Bond is payable on the pick-up and only by a credit card (the credit card holder must be present).
The Bond would be fully refunded after they return the vehicle in the same condition as they rented it (no damages, no accidents)
– Insurance is not offered on vehicles but you can purchase Liability Reduction Options.
Payment of this Bond is only accepted by credit card, debit credit card and ins some cases cash. The amount will be debited to the credit card account immediately. A non-refundable bond administration fee will may apply at the time of the debit and the bond refund may take up to 21 working days.
Personal injury or loss and damages to personal items is not covered with your vehicle hire. Personal injury is covered in most cases through Registration Third Party Insurance, which you, as the customer are required to purchase. It is strongly recommended that customer takes out personal travel insurance to cover any injury or loss.
As a valued customer of 4WD Hire, we are pleased to offer you the opportunity to purchase discounted travel insurance. Options include single trip or annual frequent travellers plan on domestic or international travel.
Travel Insurance by SureSave
SureSave is an Australian travel insurance company who specialise in providing help that’s designed for travellers.
Underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyds, they are dedicated to keeping customers informed and covered through an honest and genuine approach to travel insurance.
SureSave provides world assistance through their Sydney-based support team, including an award-winning customer contact centre, claims team and 24/7 Emergency Assistance team. All their services are in-house, so rest assured that no matter where your travels take you, you’ll have access to expert assistance from home.
Free travel safety app with every policy
When you buy a policy with us, you’ll get instant access to the free SureSave travel safety app.
The app provides you with access to travel safety information on the go, including policy details, emergency contacts, phrasebooks and guides tailored to your trip.
SureSave Pty Limited, ABN 82 137 885 262 AR 339902, is an authorised representative of Cerberus Special Risks Pty Limited ABN 81 115 932 173, AFS Licence No. 308461. (Cerberus).
Momentum 17 Pty Ltd, trading as Australian Tours and Cruises, ABN 18 621 028 402, is a distributor for Cerberus. This insurance is underwritten by certain underwriters at Lloyd’s.
All the 4 Wheel drives that indicate in the text that they are allowed to go to Cape York will get you and back to Cape York without any issues. The roads to Cape York are in good conditions these days with the local council often grading the roads with there earth moving equipment. The main thing you need in a 4WD is “Ground Clearance” on a Cape York trip and those listed on our website have this.
Yes, we have an agreement with a local company in Cairns that will hire just camping gear however we recommend that you consider hiring a 4WD that already comes with camping gear as these vehicles have been specially designed to fit all the camping gear you need but still giving you ample room for comfort.