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Car hires in Wellington

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Wellington, New Zealand
16 May — 23 May
Wellington, New Zealand
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Best deals found for Wellington car hire

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Economy$24/day
Compact$25/day
Intermediate$29/day
SUV$24/day
People mover$61/day
Full-size SUV$55/day
Passenger van$65/day
Intermediate SUV$32/day
Compact SUV$42/day
Standard SUV$43/day
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Small cars

$43 - $87

All Car Types

$54 - $116

The average price of a small car hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $61. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Wellington, New Zealand is in October. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $43 per day. A small car rental is typically 26% less expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $73. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just $48 per day. A medium car rental is typically 10% less expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $128. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 32% lower than the rest of the year at just $88 per day. A large car rental is typically 36% more expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $82. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just $58 per day. A SUV rental is typically 0% more expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $142. The cheapest time to hire a van in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just $84 per day. A van rental is typically 43% more expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington van hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a pickup truck hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $93. The cheapest time to hire a pickup truck in Wellington, New Zealand is in November. The price is 26% lower than the rest of the year at just $70 per day. A pickup truck rental is typically 13% more expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Wellington, New Zealand is $88. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just $52 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 8% more expensive than the average rental car in Wellington. The average price of a vehicle hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Kia Picanto
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

$24/day

7 Jun - 14 Jun
Kia Picanto
Hyundai Accent
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

$25/day

31 May - 9 Jun
Hyundai Accent

Car hire insight and trends in Wellington

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Wellington

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Wellington?

The cheapest car hire in Wellington are generally found through Mode Car & Camper Rentals. When booking with Mode Car & Camper Rentals, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as $15/day. The average price to hire a car in Wellington is $29/day.

What car hire company in Wellington has the most locations?

Sunnycars has the most locations of any car hire company in Wellington, with 6 locations.

What car do most people hire in Wellington?

The Toyota Corolla is the most popular car to hire in Wellington, according to our data. Our users have found prices for Toyota Corolla rentals for as low as $17/day in Wellington, though on average you can expect prices to be around $60/day. Another popular car to hire in Wellington is the Toyota RAV4 for an average of $73/day, and deals as low as $18/day.

Wellington car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Wellington

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.6

Budget

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

9.5

Dollar

10.0
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Apex

9.3
Wonderful
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.6

Hertz

8.5
Very Good
2 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.2

Value

8.4

Ace Rental Cars

7.3
Good
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

7.3

Thrifty

7.2
Good
4 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.2

Overall

7.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.2

Europcar

6.4
Okay
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

7.6

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.2

Quick facts about car hire in Wellington

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Wellington

Most Popular Agency

Mode Car & Camper Rentals

Popular Car Types

Compact, Intermediate, SUV

Cheapest Hire Car

$27

Most Popular Model

Hyundai i30
The most popular Wellington car hire agency found on momondo this month is Mode Car & Camper Rentals. Other top choices for car hire companies are Ace Rental Cars and Bargain Rental Cars
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Wellington in the past 72 hours: Compact, Intermediate, SUV.
The lowest price for a car hire in Wellington is $27/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from $40/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Wellington in the past 7 days is the Hyundai i30. Our users also prefer the Toyota Corolla Wagon as an alternative.

Driving with a car hire in Wellington - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Wellington so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to hire a car in Wellington, New Zealand in June?

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during June in Wellington, you can expect to pay around $40. A particularly good deal might be around $28, which is the lowest quote for Wellington we've seen so far. Deals are a little different for a week-long hire - starting at around $19, with an average price of $41.

Is there a fee to cancel my Wellington, New Zealand car hire?

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Wellington do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in Wellington. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to hire in Wellington during June?

We recommend hiring an Economy car when visiting Wellington during the month of June. While an Economy car doesn’t handle ice and snow very well, it is an ideal car for mild temperatures and rain. In June, Wellington experiences temperatures averaging 9 °C and 130 mm of precipitation - ideal conditions for renting an Economy car. Hiring a Economy in Wellington will cost you $30/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Wellington, New Zealand?

Travellers who hire a car in Wellington should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 50 km/h. Suburban speed limits around Wellington are generally 100 km/h, whereas speed limits on motorways are 110 km/h. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.

What car hire company has the Kia Sportage in Wellington?

What is the weather like in Wellington, New Zealand in May?

Those looking for a hire car in Wellington during the month of May should expect temperatures to be around 12 °C and should expect around 120 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Wellington similar to the rest of Wellington?

If you’re looking for a Wellington hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of May it’s important to know that the rest of Wellington typically has a temperature of 12 °C and will usually expect 120 mm of precipitation.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Wellington?

Prices for cars in Wellington refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Wellington?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Wellington?

Among different countries, including Wellington, the minimum age for drivers varies. In numerous EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. To hire a car overseas, you'll generally need to be at least 21, and if you're under 25, a young driver surcharge may be imposed. It's recommended that you review the policy of the hire company you're considering before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to hire a car in Wellington?

To hire a car in Wellington, all drivers must have a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of hire, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're hiring a car abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We recommend that you verify with the specific hire company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Wellington?

You should use momondo to book a car hire in Wellington because it could save you time and money. momondo fetches and allows you to compare car hire prices and policies from thousands of car hire websites.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Wellington?

By the use of filters, momondo makes finding a great car hire in Wellington easier. Whether it is price, car type, amenities or policies, momondo allows you to refine your search with these and more filters to find the best deal for you.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Wellington with free cancellation?

Yes, momondo allows you to filter specifically for car hire companies in Wellington offering free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Wellington on momondo?

momondo specifically allows you to search for car hire in Wellington with fair fuel policies.

Can I find a car hire in Wellington which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo can show you specific deals which include enhanced cleaning on car hire in Wellington.

Can I search for car hire in Wellington with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Yes, unlimited mileage options can be found on car hire in Wellington on momondo.


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