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Cheap Car Hire in Rotorua from $56

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Rotorua with a pick-up date of 15/7 and drop-off date of 19/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Rotorua car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Rotorua. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Most popular company

EZI

Price of petrol per litre

$2.71

Average price per day

$96

Cheapest price per day

$56

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Rotorua 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 29 May 2024.

January

$132

February

$130

March

$147

April

$112

May

$90

June

$90

July

$85

August

$81

September

$73

October

$81

November

$91

December

$108

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Rotorua is September. The most expensive time to rent a car is March. 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 Rotorua

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Rotorua and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

small car is the cheapest car type you can hire in Rotorua this past week from 23 hire locations out of 14 hire agencies. Prices for a Rotorua small car hire start from $56/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

SUV

SUV

People mover

People mover

Passenger van

Passenger van

Pick-up truck

Pick-up truck

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for hire in Rotorua

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Rotorua to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.

Small cars

$75 - $147

All Car Types

$86 - $234

To hire a small car in Rotorua, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $110/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Rotorua, New Zealand (~$75/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~$147/day). In fact, August is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Rotorua. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Rotorua, hiring a small car saves you 19% 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 Rotorua small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Rotorua, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $130/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Rotorua, New Zealand (~$74/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$242/day). In fact, April is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Rotorua. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Rotorua, hiring a medium car saves you 5% 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 Rotorua medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Rotorua, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $184/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Rotorua, New Zealand (~$98/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~$392/day). In fact, April is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Rotorua. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Rotorua, hiring a large car is 27% 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 Rotorua, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $130/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Rotorua, New Zealand (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$254/day). In fact, November is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Rotorua. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Rotorua, hiring a SUV saves you 4% 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 Rotorua SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Rotorua, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $203/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Rotorua, New Zealand (~$173/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$349/day). In fact, March is about 15% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Rotorua. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Rotorua, hiring a van is 34% 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 Rotorua van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Hyundai Accent Hatch$56/day
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A/C
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai i30$59/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i30
Mitsubishi Eclipse$74/day
4
2
M
A/C
Mitsubishi Eclipse

Top hire agencies in Rotorua

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Rotorua known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Rotorua. Reviews were last updated on 29 May 2024.
Have a look at the top car hire agencies available in Rotorua, including EZI, Hertz and Thrifty. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

EZI

2 locations

Hertz

9.1
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

9.2

Overall

9.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.8

Thrifty

8.6
Very Good
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

9.3

Ace Rental Cars

1 location

EZU Car Rental

2 locations

Budget

6.0
Okay
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Firefly

2 locations

keddy by Europcar

2 locations

Best Rotorua car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Rotorua. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Rotorua with an average daily rate of $102. Data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Peruse the best Rotorua car hire deals we've found. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Hyundai Accent Hatch$56/day
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M
A/C
Hyundai Accent Hatch
Hyundai i30$59/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i30
Toyota RAV4$65/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota RAV4

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Rotorua, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Rotorua?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $96/day when booking a car hire in Rotorua. The absolute best deal a user found was for $68/day from EZI, booked on May 26.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Rotorua from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz ($56/day), Thrifty ($59/day), and EZI ($65/day).

  • What are petrol prices like in Rotorua?

    The average price of petrol in Rotorua is $2.71/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $122 and $176 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Rotorua for a week from EZI?

    From EZI you can hire a car in Rotorua from about $585 per week on average.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Rotorua it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 78%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 40 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

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

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

    The monthly cost of a car hire in Rotorua is $2,507 ($84/day) on average.

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

    The average price for a weekend car hire in Rotorua is $0. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Rotorua. For the month of June, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Rotorua for as low as $0/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Rotorua?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Rotorua is Premium (Ford Ranger) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Car hires by fuel type in Rotorua

Browse car hires by fuel type in Rotorua. Currently, Hybrid cars are the cheapest to rent in Rotorua. Deals were last updated on 29 May 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Rotorua. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest ($38+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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