Hire Car deals at Cooktown Airport with Low Deposits

Why should you book with us?

We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our mission is to make the vehicle hire procedure as easy as we can.

Want to pay by debit card? Require an extra driver? No problem. We have all of the options on our website including great deals for add ons such as additional drivers and GPS. We offer options to pay with a debit card at most locations. You can use the filters on our search results page to quickly and easily find them

Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed on each page.

Save money on your car rental in Cooktown Airport Australia by booking your car in advance. Take time to review the various different deals.

Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car rental and receive a refund up until 48 hours prior to collecting your car.

As soon as you complete your booking on the website you will receive a confirmation email with all of your rental details included. Confirmation emails include directions to the car rental pick up location and opening hours. If the rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be attached to the email

We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.

Collecting at an airport but not sure what your flight number is? No Problem - you can complete your booking now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Including your flight number will help the car rental company to wait for you if the flight is late. We recommend that you check the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.

Large Car Rental Options in Cooktown Airport

7 Seaters

7 Seaters
The 7 seater hire category includes people carriers like the VW Transporter and larger SUVs including the Touran. If you're transporting 7 people and their bags it's recommended to choose a small mini-van over a midsize or large SUV.


We've made it really easy to find all of the best offers for minibus rental in Cooktown Airport wherever available, including a broad range of seat configurations from 6 - 15 seater minibuses.

11 Seaters

11 Seaters
Ideal for transporting 11 passengers along with their luggage. We include all of the best offers for 11 seater hire in Cooktown Airport

15 Seaters

15 Seaters
All of the 15 seater rentals in Cooktown Airport come with free cancellation and a price match guarantee, so if your plans change you're able to quickly and easily cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up to 48 hours before you collect the rental.

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Destinations you can collect a rental car when flying from Cooktown Airport

List of Cooktown Airport nearby car hire locations

Flying from and to Cooktown Airport

Flight Number
Cooktown Airport (CTN) 08:00:00
OI 152
Cooktown Airport (CTN) 12:00:00
Cairns Airport (CNS) 12:45:00
OI 154
Cooktown Airport (CTN) 18:05:00
Cairns Airport (CNS) 18:45:00
OI 158
Cooktown Airport (CTN) 11:45:00
Cairns Airport (CNS) 12:30:00
OI 162

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Have any questions about Cooktown Airport Australia?

What should I take with me when I collect the car in Cooktown Airport Australia?

To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.

What's the best fuel policy for car rental in Cooktown Airport Australia?

All of our rentals in Cooktown Airport Australia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car with a full tank of fuel and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.

For my car hire in Australia, how can I reduce the insurance excess?

Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Cooktown Airport Australia. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters

Can I cancel my booking in Cooktown Airport Australia if I change my mind?

Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.

Our Premium cover

Premium cover is the highest option for car hire insurance we offer.

You're able to buy Premium Cover along with your car rental, so that you know the cost of everything before completing your booking.

Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also opt to buy Premium Cover at the car hire desk, Sometimes it's less expensive to buy this in advance on our website at the same time as you make your car rental booking.

We want you to be able to understand all of the options relating to which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the ability to purchase a Premium cover product.

The car rental booking process

We strive to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you hire through us you're getting the best price, value and service.

When searching for your rental, information you'll need:

  1. Car hire & pickup location
  2. Pick-up & drop-off date
  3. Pick-up time and drop-off time
  4. The age of the driver

Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, costly, ordeal which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.

All of the rentals on our website include all charges including everything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) local taxes, extras and young driver fees.

To start your stress free booking process, head to our homepage and type in your locations and dates then in just seconds we'll bring up some brilliant deals based on your details.

How to Rent a Car in Cooktown Airport with Cross Border Fees Included

If you'd like to pick up your vehicle in Cooktown Airport and take it over the border into a different country, be sure to check the terms and conditions. Most car rental brands insist that you let them know on collection; and usually charge extra fees to top up your insurance. If you do not let them know, it's possible that the rental car will not be insured if you take the rental into a different country.

You'll find the information relating to cross border charges and fees by checking the Rental terms and checking the Cross Border Rules section.

If you're struggling to find the cross border information for your car hire get in touch with our car rental advisors and they'll be happy to help.

Renting a Car in Cooktown Airport with zero Insurance Excess

Your car will be insured for theft and accidents as part of the rental price you will see the website. This type of insurance is known as Collision Damage Waiver (CDW).

Although all of our hire cars in Cooktown Airport include CDW in the price displayed, there's also often an insurance excess, this excess is held on your credit card when you pick up the car. The insurance excess is the amount you'd be liable to pay if the vehicle is stolen, written off or severely damaged. The the excess amount on rental cars can be expensive. It's often between £950 to £2,200, depending on the car, the country and the deal. If the car is returned damaged, or it's stolen or written off, you'll have to pay some or all of the excess.

On collection of the hire car, the excess is held on your credit card as a 'pre-auth' transaction. This means that the amount is not taken from your credit card as a normal payment, it's held as a pending payment until you drop off the vehicle. You don't usually have to pay currency fees on credit cards for pre authorised payments, so provided the vehicle is returned in the same condition as when it was collected, the excess amount will be fully refunded to your credit card without anything further to pay.

If you're paying by debit card, the insurance excess will be taken from your bank account and fully refunded when the vehicle is dropped off. If you intend to use a debit card on collection, as the excess can be high, it's recommended to buy Premium Cover on our website or to pay for top up insurance at the rental desk.

To view rental options in Cooktown Airport with a £0 or reduced insurance excess review our Premium Cover options.

How to Hire a Car in Cooktown Airport with One Way Fees included

Many of the car rental providers we work with in Cooktown Airport permit you to pick up your vehicle in Cooktown Airport and return the vehicle at a different location. If you've selected a different drop off location for the rental, the prices displayed on the website will include all extra fees for this. You will also find a breakdown of the additional fees on the payment page.

Car Hire in Cooktown Airport with Child Seats or booster seats

You can use your own child seats for your car rental, as long as they meet the legal safety requirements for use in Cooktown Airport.

You'll have the option to include them with your car rental when you make a booking on our website. Child seats and booster seats are paid in the local currency when collecting the car.

Hiring a Car in Cooktown Airport with a Reduced Deposit

When you pick up the car, you will often be asked to leave a deposit on your credit card or debit card. The security deposit vary significantly subject to the make and model of the vehicle and the excess amount. Car hire Security deposits in Cooktown Airport can range between £0 and £2,200.

We compare all of the car hire options with a low security deposit and in some instances no deposit at all except for fuel. If you choose to book a rental in Cooktown Airport with Premium Cover included, you're often able to reduce your deposit to cover only the cost of a full tank of fuel (often less than £100), which is fully refunded when the vehicle is returned with a full tank.

Trying to find an SUV, a minibus, convertible or people carrier at Cooktown Airport Australia?

We compare prices on a wide selection of car makes and models. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around Cooktown Airport | Australia, we’ve got you covered.

From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we include a huge selection for you to compare on the site before you book your rental in Cooktown Airport Australia.

If you don't see a car, people carrier or minibus that you'd like to rent, or if you have any questions about luggage space or car seat config, please don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.

Going on holiday with a larger group in Cooktown Airport Australia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van prices from a huge range of minibus and van rental brands.

Feel the wind in your hair as you navigate around Cooktown Airport Australia in your convertible car rental. We find cheap deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.

Transporting a lot of luggage? Need to take quite a lot of stuff on your trip but not quite enough to justify a van? Perhaps one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We list estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Cooktown Airport Australia.

Stress Free Car Rental compares a vast range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, ideal for navigating narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget you will have limited luggage space so it's best to pack light. .

Is your trip with more than 5 people? Stress Free Car Rental offers a large variety of people carriers available in Cooktown Airport Australia that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 passengers. If you're travelling with more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of bags) we suggest comparing our range of rental minibuses.

Car hire in Cooktown Airport Australia made simple

Stressfreecarrental.com are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car Stress Free for our customers

Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared to the alternatives.

Car hire availability can vary greatly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important thing to consider that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when planning your rental in advance.

Additional drivers are available to reserve on the website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers when you collect the car.

You can use the filters on the search results to find your ideal rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low insurance excess options.

Hiring a car at Cooktown Airport (CTN)

Be sure that hiring a car at Cooktown Airport (CTN) is as Stress Free as possible with our easy and quick website

For meet and greet car rentals, a rep from the car hire company will meet with you near the arrivals location. When you have passed security, look out for the rep holding a card with the car hire provider name or your surname

Once you've booked you'll receive an email with the directions to the car rental collection desk location

Don't forget to pick up your bags before you go to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car hire collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,so once you've cleared security it might be difficult to return to the luggage belt

Occasionally the car rental collection location is a minibus drive away from the airport terminal, the transfer bus is included free of charge by the car rental provider. Be sure to review your booking information to understand where the minibus will collect you from.

If your departure is late you should make sure that the car rental provider knows immediately. Most car rental providers will try to stay open later than usual if they know that your flight will be collecting the car later than expected. To assist with late arrival we recommend always informing us of your flight number with the car hire booking.

When you arrive at the car hire collection office you must have your driver's licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. For most rentals, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Always check the specific requirements of your collection before begin your journey

All car hire locations on our site are always inside the Cooktown Airport (CTN) building or a short free shuttle bus drive away.

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Why choose StressFreeCarRental.com during the Covid pandemic?

If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle

All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.


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