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Yes, and you won’t be short on choice. After arriving at Auckland Intl. Airport (AKL), make a beeline for the rental car centre next to arrivals on the ground floor of the International Terminal, and on the ground floor of the car park in the Domestic Terminal. Here you can arrange a booking with reliable companies like Avis, Thrifty and Europcar. If you’d like more options, see what’s available with Budget and Hertz.
If you’ve found your perfect set of wheels but don’t want to pay in advance, Expedia has got you sorted. With our Book Now Pay Later option, you’ll only pay in full when it’s time to collect your car in Auckland. The rental company will also put a hold on your credit card for the amount of the security deposit. Cheaper rental offers may require you to pay upfront, but don’t worry — this will be clearly shown in the booking details. Whether you’re seeking something zippy and compact or a sleek and sporty ride, Expedia is the gateway to your next unforgettable adventure.
Scan through your rental policy to be certain, but nearly all reservations are eligible for a complete refund if you notify us at least six hours prior to the scheduled collection time. There are some exemptions though. Your booking will have more information, or just visit our Customer Service Portal.
Not too small and not too big, compact vehicles are the number one choice for many visitors to Auckland. Offering exceptional mileage and easy handling and parking, they’re well-suited to zipping around the city. A compact has slightly more room than an economy vehicle, so you can travel around in a little more comfort and style. Prefer a bit more legroom? Check out our intermediate, standard or full-size range.
Expedia is your one-stop shop for all your holiday needs, including rental cars. With suppliers to pick from in Auckland, we’ll make sure you get the lowest price possible. Whether you want to book a car, hotels, flights or activities, you’ll find exclusive offers and member prices on Expedia. Combine all your bookings into a handy holiday package for even bigger savings on your trip to Auckland.
Browse our extensive selection of rental cars, check out reviews and compare offers from top brands. In a few easy clicks, Expedia will help you get the best deal on your ride. Got a flight or hotel booking? Add on your Auckland car rental to save even more money.
Rental car rules in Auckland require drivers to be 21 and older. Are you a young driver? Surcharges and restrictions may apply. Rental outlets impose what is known as a young driver surcharge, which is an extra fee to the cost of the rental car. Restrictions usually apply to the types of cars available to young people too. Age limits may differ between suppliers, so check before booking.
Your driver’s license and a credit card in the same name are two essentials. Don’t want to take out the company’s insurance plan? If that’s the case, you may need proof of other coverage. Rules may differ between providers, so read your policy thoroughly.
If you’re renting a car in Auckland or planning a big road trip in New Zealand, remember that you’ll be driving on the left. Also, the steering wheel and some controls will be on the opposite side of what you’re used to in the U.S. This may feel unfamiliar at first, so take things slow to begin with.
Yes, but if you want to be sure, organise an International Driving Permit to accompany your U.S. license. The permit contains your name, driver’s information and photo and is helpful as an additional identity document.
According to prices found within the past seven days, the lowest daily rate for a car rental in Auckland was just . The second lowest price was per day.
Yes, so you won’t have to rebook a rental vehicle mid-holiday. Visit our long-term car rental deals page, enter your trip information and book a set of wheels that’s all yours for the next month or so.
Whether or not you can rent a vehicle under the age of 25 in Auckland often depends on the rental provider you select. Some outlets apply a surcharge for customers between 21 and 24 years of age, whereas others may not apply any additional costs for this age range. Ensure you understand the terms and conditions of your selected rental dealer to avoid any surprise charges when collecting your car.