5 Seater Troop Carrier NTROOP5

From $210 Per Day
Seats 5
Transmission Manual
Fuel Diesel
Air Conditioning Yes

5 Seater Troop Carrier

If you are looking for a tough and reliable 4WD hire from Cairns then you can’t go past the famous Toyota Landcruiser 5 Door Troop Carriers.

These “70” Series Landcruisers come in different seating configuration including this 5 seater and 5 Door model, also available is a 7 Seater model. The most popular model is this 5 seater (2 seats in the front and 3 seats in the back) which still gives you loads of luggage room. Then comes the 7 seat Troop Carrier and lastly the traditional 11 seater (inward facing seats).

These Troop Carriers are great for the ultimate road trip to Cape York and Cooktown. Challenge your boundaries and conquer the outback! This 4 Wheel Drive Hire Cairns – 5 Seater 5 door vehicle can be driven off-road on dirt and unsealed roads to places like Cape Tribulation, the “Bloomfield Track”, Cooktown, Undara and Chillago.


Tour Pricing

All prices are in AUD, per 24 hours rental period.

Per 24 HoursCompulsory Insurance Liability Reduction
Rater per 24 Hours$ 210$ 39 / Day
  • MINIMUM hire of 2 days is required for this vehicle.
  • Minimum 7 day hire required when travelling to Cape York (May – October Inclusive).
  • Minimum 5 days hire available if travelling as far as Cooktown or peak season.
  • An Insurance Liability Reduction of $39 per day is compulsory in addition to the daily hire rate.



  • Make Model:
  • Toyota Landcruiser 70 Series
  • Seats:
  • 5
  • Vehicle Age:
  • 0-5
  • Engine:
  • 4.5 L V8 Turbo Diesel
  • Transmission:
  • Manual
  • Fuel Capacity in Litres:
  • 165
  • Power Steering:
  • Yes
  • Snorkel:
  • Yes
  • Seatbelts:
  • 5
  • Aircon:
  • Yes
  • Heating:
  • Yes



  • Radio with CD Player:
  • Yes


4WD Inclusions

  • Spare Wheels:
  • 1


Option Accident Liability Credit Card Bond Daily Rate
Compulsory Insurance Liability Reduction 2000.00 2000.00 39.00
The value of the “Credit Card Bond” will be “Frozen” on your credit card for the duration of the hire. Please ensure you have sufficient funds to cover this freeze (you may need to pay additional funds onto your credit card).

Additional Information

DAILY RATES are calculated 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.

PAYMENT A deposit of 20% is required to hold a vehicle (no credit card fees are charged). The remaining balance is payable when you pick up the vehicle in Cairns by either Visa/MasterCard or earlier by EFT.

COMPULSORY EXTRAS An Insurance Premium of $39 per day is compulsory in addition to the daily hire rate.

DEPOT HOURS Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 4.00 pm. Saturday 8.00 am to 11.00 am and Sunday is by prior appointment only.

VEHICLE PICK AND RETURN Collection and return of the vehicles is from the depot or airport. If you would like to collect from the airport all paperwork must be completed prior to pick up.

24-HOUR HELPLINE Road service 7-day-a-week.

MINIMUM RENTAL 7 days when travelling to Cape York. Minimum 5 days hire allowed for travel as far north as Cooktown or peak season.

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, you must provide an official endorsed English Translation; alternatively a current international drivers * licence.

  • No one else is authorized to drive the vehicle unless their name appears on the rental agreement, insurance will be invalidated by an unauthorized driver
  • All infringements are the responsibility of the driver/hirer. Any outstanding fines will be forwarded on to the Hirer along with an administration charge to cover the somewhat protracted processing time and correspondence with the State authorities concerned.

DRIVERS AGE The minimum age for drivers is 25 years and maximum age is 75 years.

KILOMETRE ALLOWANCE 200 km per day is included in the rental cost. If you travel over 200 km per day, the extra charge is $0.40 cents for every km over. The distance from Cairns to the tip of Cape York is approximately 2,000 km return so we suggest a minimum hire of 10 days to make that trip comfortably which will give you 2,000 km included in your hire.

 The renter will be responsible for tyre and windscreen damage.

A cleaning fee may be charged if the vehicle is not returned in reasonable condition. Charging of such fee will be at the depot manager’s discretion.

ROAD RESTRICTIONS These vehicles go from Cairns to Cape York on a regular basis and visit all the “Must See” tourist places on the way. The vehicles can be driven on recognized unsealed roads as long as the weather at the time is suitable for such a trip and this is why the vehicles can only be taken from Cairns to Cape York during the months of June to October. Some sections of roads like “The Old Telegraph Track” (different from The Telegraph Road which leads you to Cape York) and Creb Track are not allowed to be accessed due to the harshness of the roads but places like Fruit Bat/Elliot/Twin waterfalls, The Telegraph Road, the Peninsula Development Road and the Bamaga Road (also known in sections as the Southern and Northern Bypass road) are all well taken care of and allowable for you to travel on. The Roads that these vehicle are allowed on will lead you from Cairns to the very tip of Cape York – Australia where you can fish, catch ferries to the islands of the Torres Straits and stand at the sign saying you are at the very top of Australia. Please consult a good map provider for road names and details like the “Hema Map” company.

CANCELLATION FEE All deposits are non-refundable. Additional cancellation fees as follows:

  • 8 days or more prior to travel, loss of deposit
  • Within 7 days of hire – 50% of rental charges
  • Less than 24hrs notice – Full rental charges


  • Where do I pickup the vehicle?
  • What is the Bond?

    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.

  • Should I buy travel insurance for car hire?

    Travel Insurance
    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.

    Free quote for Travel Insurance by SureSave


    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.

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    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.

  • Are the Four Wheel Drives allowed to go to Cape York

    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.

  • Do you hire camping equipment to go with your 4WD hire?

    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.