Dunedin

Cheap Car Hire in Dunedin from $51

Dunedin, New Zealand
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Dunedin, New Zealand
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Dunedin car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Dunedin. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Most popular company

ACERENTALCARS

Price of petrol per litre

$2.85

Average price per day

$94

Cheapest price per day

$51

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Dunedin 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 18 April 2024.

January

$102

February

$107

March

$96

April

$80

May

$74

June

$73

July

$79

August

$63

September

$60

October

$57

November

$71

December

$110

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Dunedin is October. 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 Dunedin

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Dunedin and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

There are, in total, 33 car hire locations in Dunedin that are operated by 25 companies. In the past week, SUV is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: $51/day). Explore 4 car types currently offered from Dunedin hire providers:

Compact

Compact

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Passenger van

Passenger van

Pick-up truck

Pick-up truck

Premium SUV

Premium SUV

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

Compare available car types for hire in Dunedin

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Dunedin to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Small cars

$65 - $153

All Car Types

$89 - $274

To hire a small car in Dunedin, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $102/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Dunedin, New Zealand (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$153/day). In fact, August is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Dunedin. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Dunedin, hiring a small 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. Here are the best Dunedin small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Dunedin, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $174/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Dunedin, New Zealand (~$94/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$650/day). In fact, May is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Dunedin. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Dunedin, hiring a medium car is 19% 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 large car in Dunedin, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $188/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Dunedin, New Zealand (~$109/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$289/day). In fact, August is about 43% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Dunedin. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Dunedin, hiring a large car is 25% 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 Dunedin, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $161/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Dunedin, New Zealand (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$398/day). In fact, October is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Dunedin. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Dunedin, hiring a SUV is 12% 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 Dunedin SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Dunedin, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $143/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a van in Dunedin, New Zealand (~$177/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$319/day). In fact, October is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Dunedin. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Dunedin, hiring a van is 0% 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 Dunedin van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris Cross$52/day
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Toyota Yaris Cross

Top hire agencies in Dunedin

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Dunedin known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Dunedin. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Have a look at the top car hire agencies available in Dunedin, including Ace Rental Cars, Europcar and JUCY . Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Ace Rental Cars

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Europcar

1 location

JUCY

1 location

Avis

2 locations

Hertz

8.6
Very Good
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.3

Go Rentals

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Alamo

1 location

EZU Car Rental

1 location

Best Dunedin car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Dunedin. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Dunedin with an average daily rate of $78. Data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Check out some of the very best car hire deals we've found in Dunedin. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Kia Sportage$51/day
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Kia Sportage
Hyundai Accent$52/day
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Hyundai Accent
Mitsubishi ASX$56/day
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Mitsubishi ASX

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Dunedin, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Dunedin?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $94/day when booking a car hire in Dunedin. The absolute best deal a user found was for $60/day from Ace Rental Cars, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Dunedin?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Dunedin from the following companies over the past two weeks: Alamo ($49/day), Sixt ($52/day), and EZI ($57/day).

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

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Ace Rental Cars (10.0 rating), Hertz (9.6 rating) and Sixt (8.6 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Dunedin.

  • What are petrol prices like in Dunedin?

    The average price of petrol in Dunedin is $2.85/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $128 and $185 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Dunedin for a week from Ace Rental Cars?

    Ace Rental Cars is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Dunedin. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $552 per week.

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

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 51% on your car hire. For a below average price in Dunedin, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 51 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Dunedin?

    Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Dunedin however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

    The average cost of a car hire in Dunedin for a month is $2,365. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

  • How much is a car hire in Dunedin for a weekend?

    For a weekend car hire in Dunedin, you can expect the average price to be around $62. Usually a Supplier choice hire in Dunedin is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Supplier choice for May, it will cost approximately $59 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Dunedin?

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

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Car hires by fuel type in Dunedin

Browse car hires by fuel type in Dunedin. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Dunedin. Deals were last updated on 18 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Dunedin. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($36+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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