New Zealand

Cheap Car Rentals in New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand
13 Oct — 20 Oct
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Thu 20/10
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in New Zealand?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in New Zealand

Price

₹ 823 - ₹ 7,297

Out of all the popular cities in New Zealand, Auckland is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just ₹ 823/day. Renting a car in Auckland is 89% cheaper than renting one in Nelson where the per day rate is around ₹ 7,297. Other fairly inexpensive cities in New Zealand to get a rental car in are: Christchurch (₹ 1,339/day), Queenstown (₹ 1,579/day), and Nelson (₹ 7,297/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Auckland should expect to spend around ₹ 823/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in New Zealand is Auckland.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in New Zealand?

January

₹ 2,690

February

₹ 2,038

March

₹ 1,956

April

₹ 2,445

May

₹ 2,119

June

₹ 2,527

July

₹ 3,098

August

₹ 2,690

September

₹ 2,934

October

₹ 1,956

November

₹ 1,793

December

₹ 3,016

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in New Zealand is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. 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 New Zealand

Compare available car types for hire in New Zealand

Small cars

₹ 1,433 - ₹ 4,817

All Car Types

₹ 3,873 - ₹ 7,466

To hire a Small car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,210/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in New Zealand (~₹ 1,433/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~₹ 4,817/day). In fact, May is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Small car saves you 42% 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 New Zealand Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 4,040/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in New Zealand (~₹ 2,179/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 6,021/day). In fact, July is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Medium car saves you 26% 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 New Zealand Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,311/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in New Zealand (~₹ 3,657/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 12,157/day). In fact, March is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Large car is 14% 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 car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 7,662/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in New Zealand (~₹ 3,522/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 16,860/day). In fact, July is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a SUV car is 29% 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 New Zealand SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,103/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in New Zealand (~₹ 1,864/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~₹ 11,315/day). In fact, July is about 70% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Van car is 11% 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 New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 5,642/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in New Zealand (~₹ 2,317/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 14,066/day). In fact, October is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Luxury car is 4% 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 Convertible car in New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₹ 3,905/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in New Zealand (~₹ 4,784/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~₹ 10,416/day). In fact, October is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for New Zealand. When comparing with other car types available for hire in New Zealand, hiring a Convertible car saves you 29% 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₹ 24/day
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Suzuki Swift Dzire₹ 23/day
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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in New Zealand?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Snap Rentals (10.0 rating) and Hertz (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in New Zealand.

What is the most popular car hire provider in New Zealand?

The most popular car hire company at New Zealand is Europcar. With prices on SUV starting at ₹ 3,255/day about 185% more people book with Europcar than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in New Zealand?

At ₹ 1,598/day, the cheapest car rental price in New Zealand was found in Christchurch. On average, Christchurch has the cheapest daily rental car price (₹ 2,597/day), which is 43% below average price for cities in New Zealand.

What side of the road do you drive on in New Zealand?

Cars in New Zealand are to be driven on the left side of the road.

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