You will have been provided with car hire pick up location details with your email confirmation. Spend some time to read through how to get to the vehicle hire pick up location before you set off
If you've purchased Essential excess cover on the web site or have your own policy, we recommend to make some time to check the car for damage. We advise taking photographs with your phone of each part of the car. If there is damage on the car that isn't mentioned in your rental agreement you should report this to the vehicle rental provider
Spending a little time to photograph and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any issues with the vehicle rental company when returning the vehicle
Before driving away ,check the vehiclehire T&Cs. There may be additional fees for border crossing etc so make sure you understand these.
You should check the wheels and locks for issues as well. These are easy to miss if you're in a hurry to begin your journey
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting any damage to the inside of the car and informing the vehicle rental provider before driving away
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the filler cap is on
All the cars listed on the web site include a full to full fuel policy. You should double check that the tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you should report this to the rental company before driving away
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we offer two additional levels of insurance when you hire a car with us.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. For more details see the T&Cs on the extras page
Essential Cover comes with key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and much more.
Essential cover appears as a choice in the car hire insurance options. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover might not be available.
Essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of additional costs that standard insurance doesn't.
All of our rentals in New Zealand include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank of fuel and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.
An example average cost for 5 days in Wellington for November is GBP456.18 for a lead driver aged 35
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
The following car rental brands are available in New Zealand: Hertz, Alamo, Europcar, Enterprise, Keddy by Europcar, National, Thrifty New Zealand, GO Rentals, Thrifty, JUCY.
We work hard to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in New Zealand
We aim to be the best car rental website around so that you know when you hire through us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check the status of your booking including payments and prices.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
All of the deals on our website include all fees including anything that you're required to pay when you pick up the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, extras and senior driver fees.
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Vehicle types at each car hire location can vary. The car rental company will always provide you with a car that’s the same size in terms of body style, passengers and luggage capacity but the exact model may vary from the one listed. If you require a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer options to book guaranteed models . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.
Car rental prices can change significantly at different times of the year. Christmas is an important factor to recognise that affects car hire prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared with other car rental fuel policies.
Extra drivers are available to pre book on our website on step two of our booking process. In many cases you will pay for additional drivers when you collect the car.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect car rental, including rentals with an automatic gearbox, diesel fuel and reduced insurance excess options.
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.