$15 - $51
Out of all the popular cities in New Zealand, Auckland is the cheapest city to hire a car in at just $15/day. Renting a car in Auckland is 73% cheaper than renting one in New Plymouth where the per day rate is around $51. Other fairly inexpensive cities in New Zealand to get a car hire in are: Christchurch ($17/day), Queenstown ($26/day), and Picton ($35/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travellers looking to hire a car in Auckland should expect to spend around $15/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in New Zealand is Auckland.
The most popular car hire company in New Zealand is Apex. With prices on FULLSIZE starting at $16/day, about 284% more people book with Apex than other companies in the country.
When visiting New Zealand, it is typically cheapest to hire your car in Wellington where rental cars typically will cost around $37/day (25% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest car hire price in New Zealand was found in Christchurch for just $15/day.
Cars travel on the left side of the road in New Zealand.