Christchurch

Cheap Car Hire in Christchurch from ₹ 1,326

Christchurch, New Zealand
6 Mar — 13 Mar
Driver's age: 26-65
Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Christchurch. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Most popular company

MODERENTALS

Price of petrol per litre

₹ 151

Average price per day

₹ 7,609

Cheapest price per day

₹ 1,326

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Christchurch?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Christchurch and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

January

₹ 4,227

February

₹ 4,641

March

₹ 4,061

April

₹ 3,730

May

₹ 2,818

June

₹ 2,901

July

₹ 3,564

August

₹ 3,149

September

₹ 3,232

October

₹ 2,984

November

₹ 3,730

December

₹ 5,304

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Christchurch is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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.

Popular car types in Christchurch

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Christchurch and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

There are 58 hire agencies servicing Christchurch. These agencies, altogether, have 80 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Christchurch with prices from ₹ 1,326 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Christchurch:

Economy

Economy

₹ 1,326+

Compact

Compact

₹ 1,538+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₹ 2,943+

SUV

SUV

₹ 2,804+

Minivan

Minivan

₹ 2,541+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₹ 4,905+

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

₹ 6,280+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

₹ 2,541+

Compare available car types for rental in Christchurch

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Christchurch to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 28 February 2024.

Small cars

₹ 3,217 - ₹ 8,660

All Car Types

₹ 4,082 - ₹ 10,409

To hire a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,774/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 3,217/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 8,660/day). In fact, May is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a small car saves you 27% 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 Christchurch small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,735/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 2,984/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 9,337/day). In fact, August is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a medium car saves you 12% 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 Christchurch medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,629/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 5,852/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 14,350/day). In fact, April is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a large car is 26% 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.

To hire a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,964/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 3,144/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 11,637/day). In fact, June is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a SUV is 8% 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 Christchurch SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 8,043/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a van in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 5,839/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 19,096/day). In fact, January is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a van is 20% 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.

To hire a luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,121/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₹ 4,994/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 26,288/day). In fact, July is about 19% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a luxury car saves you 6% 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.

Ford Ikon₹ 1,326/day
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Ford Ikon
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 1,538/day
4
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A/C
Suzuki Swift Dzire
Toyota Corolla₹ 1,571/day
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Toyota Corolla

Top rental agencies in Christchurch

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Christchurch known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Christchurch. Reviews were last updated on 28 February 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Christchurch area such as Rental Cars 247, Avis and Budget. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Rental Cars 247

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.6
Wonderful
15 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.8

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.9

Value

9.2

Budget

8.6
Very Good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

9.0

Apex

8.3
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Hertz

8.1
Very Good
11 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

8.5

Thrifty

8.0
Very Good
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.0

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Dollar

3 locations

Best Christchurch car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Christchurch. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Christchurch with an average daily rate of ₹ 2,586. Data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Peruse the best Christchurch car rental deals we've found. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Ford Ikon₹ 1,326/day
2
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A/C
Ford Ikon
Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 1,538/day
4
M
A/C
Suzuki Swift Dzire
Toyota Corolla₹ 1,571/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Corolla

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Christchurch, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 28 February 2024.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Christchurch?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ₹ 7,609/day when booking a car hire in Christchurch. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 2,761/day from Right Cars, booked on Jul. 28.

What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Christchurch?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Christchurch from the following companies over the past two weeks: New Zealand Discount Car Rentals (₹ 1,326/day), EV Hire (₹ 1,538/day), and Scotties (₹ 2,541/day).

Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Christchurch?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Rental Cars 247 (10.0 rating), Bargain Rental Cars (10.0 rating) and Dollar (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Christchurch.

What are petrol prices like in Christchurch?

The average price of petrol in Christchurch is ₹ 151/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 6,789 and ₹ 9,806 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Christchurch for a week from Mode Car & Camper Rentals?

From Mode Car & Camper Rentals you can hire a car in Christchurch from about ₹ 59,595 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Christchurch for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 39% on a hire car in Christchurch. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 70 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Christchurch?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Christchurch check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Christchurch for a month?

Generally, a month-long car rental in Christchurch can be found for about ₹ 255,408, with the average price for a rental being around ₹ 8,514 a day. Book with Right Cars, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 93% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Christchurch.

How much is a car hire in Christchurch for a weekend?

₹ 9,493 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Christchurch, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Christchurch, then opt for a Economy hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of March, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as ₹ 4,619/day.

What car do most people hire in Christchurch?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Christchurch is Economy (Toyota RAV4) based on our Cheapflights data.

Small car rentals in Christchurch

Find small car rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Christchurch cost an average of ₹ 12,369 per day. Price data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Hyundai i10₹ 8,252/day
2
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A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10₹ 8,482/day
2
M
A/C
Hyundai i10
Hyundai i10₹ 8,847/day
2
M
A/C
Hyundai i10

Luxury car rentals in Christchurch

Find luxury car rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Christchurch cost an average of ₹ 11,875 per day. Price data was last updated on 28 February 2024.
Some of the most suitable options we've found on luxury car rentals within Christchurch. Check back soon for more options if you're not finding the right car rental for you and your fellow passengers.
Mercedes-Benz S-Class₹ 4,540/day
5
4
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A/C
Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Mercedes-Benz S-Class₹ 6,026/day
5
4
M
A/C
Mercedes-Benz S-Class
Honda City₹ 6,131/day
5
M
A/C
Honda City

Car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Christchurch. Deals were last updated on 28 February 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Christchurch. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest (₹ 17+).

Electric

Electric

₹ 28+

Hybrid

Hybrid

₹ 17+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

₹ 17+

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