We compare deals on a vast range of car categories. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around Christchurch International Airport | New Zealand, we’ve got you covered.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we include a wide selection for you to compare on the site before booking your rental in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand.
Vacationing with a larger group in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus deals from a huge range of rental companies.
Trying to find a car rental that's extra special whilst you are in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares car hire deals for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you navigate around Christchurch International Airport New Zealand in your convertible car rental. Stress Free Car Rental finds low cost deals on convertibles of all different shapes and sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
If you're travelling with 2 large bags, we recommend taking a look at a rental in the Large Car category. These cars come with plenty of space for 4 or 5 passengers along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.
Driving with lots of bags? Need to take a lot of stuff with you but not enough to justify a van? It could be that one of our estate cars will meet your requirements. We list estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand.
If you can't find a people carrier, minibus or car that you'd like to rent, or if you have any enquiries regarding boot space or seating configurations, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Need transport for more than 5 passengers? Stress Free Car Rental includes a variety of people carriers available in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 people. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of bags) we suggest comparing our range of rental minibuses.
Premium cover is the highest level of car hire insurance we provide.
Choosing Premium Insurance is optional, you can also decide to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire desk, It can be less expensive to book this up front on our website when you make your car rental booking.
Many of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when renting a vehicle because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. You can also often collect the car using debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
You're able to buy Premium Cover bundled with your car rental, so that you understand the exact price of everything before you pay.
We're here to make sure that renting a car at Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is as Stress Free as possible using our easy to use and transparent website
When the car rental desk is within the terminal building at Christchurch International Airport (CHC), this will be clearly signed inside the airport when your through passport control.
If your rental is meet and greet, an agent of the car hire provider will usually meet with you at the arrivals area. After you've passed the security area, find the rep holding a board with the car rental company name or your family name
Occasionally the car rental collection location is a minibus drive from the airport, the shuttle bus is included within the price by the car rental provider. You should check your rental confirmation to understand where the bus will pick you up.
Always figure out where the car rental drop off area in Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is. The rental return location can be in a different area of the airport from where you have picked the car up. Everything you need to know will be included with your rental confirmation email and also included within the car hire provider's terms and conditions.
Don't forget to pick up your luggage before heading to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car hire pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've cleared security it might be impossible to return to the luggage area
Once you've booked you'll receive a confirmation email including the directions to the car hire pick up location
When at the car rental desk you'll need your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. For most rentals, you will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. We recommend that you verify the exact details required for your hire collection before you set off on your trip
Don't forget to pick up your luggage before heading to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car hire pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've cleared security it might be impossible to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Christchurch International Airport (CHC) website.
We work diligently to ensure 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
Car rentals in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.
The following car hire brands are available in Christchurch International Airport New Zealand: Alamo, Drive NZ, Europcar, Enterprise, GO Rentals, Goldcar, JUCY, Keddy by Europcar, National, Thrifty New Zealand.
We aim to be the best car rental website around so that you know when you book with us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
All of the deals on our website include all extra fees including anything that you're required to pay when you pick up the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, additional drivers and senior driver fees.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be simpler, 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.
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To begin your stress free booking process, head to our homepage and input the required details then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your details.
You'll have been provided with car hire pick up location details with the confirmation email. Take time to read through how to get to the vehicle hire pick up location before you begin your trip
If you have bought Essential excess cover on the web site or you have a different policy, you should still make time to check the vehicle for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photographs with your phone of each part of the car. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not mentioned in your hire agreement you must inform the vehicle rental provider
Be sure to check the fuel type for the vehicle and check which side of the vehicle the filler cap is on
Spending some time to take photos and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any issues with the car hire company when returning the vehicle
Always inspect the wheels and locks for issues as well. These are easy to miss when you are in a hurry to begin your journey
If you've not already ,check the vehiclehire terms and conditions. There could be additional fees for border crossing etc so ensure that you understand these.
Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting all damage to the inside of the car and informing the vehicle rental company prior to driving away
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our frustration with the process of hiring a car.
The reason we do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got fed up of seeing people being hit with unexpected fees and felt like we could provide a better service.
Brands we list on the website include big car hire companies like Europcar and Hertz there are some firms we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not list these on our website.
Stress Free Car Rental do not work with just any car rental providers. We're selective to only work with car rental brands you can trust.
Our website compares millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car hire locations to hunt down great offers and ensure that booking them on the website as easy, quick and Stress Free as possible
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our price match promise means if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Pricing on our website includes added fees that other websites often don't display - this ensures that our process is as straightforward as it can be.