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Nelson Car Hire

Nelson Car Hire

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Nelson car hire information

Pick-up location Nelson
Car types 4x4, Box truck, Commercial, Compact, Economy, Full-size, Intermediate, Premium, Van
Rental locations 11
Airport locations 11
Popular agencies Hertz, Thrifty, Apex, Avis, Budget

Cheap Car Hire in Nelson

Economy $50/day
Compact $52/day
Intermediate $72/day
Full-size $32/day
4x4 $71/day
Premium $112/day
Van $134/day
Box truck $45/day
Commercial $127/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags Economy car in Nelson thrifty
4 Adults, 2 Bags Compact car in Nelson thrifty
5 Adults, 3 Bags Intermediate car in Nelson thrifty
5 Adults, 2 Bags Full-size car in Nelson apex
4 Adults, 2 Bags 4x4 car in Nelson firefly
5 Adults, 5 Bags Premium car in Nelson hertz
4 Adults, 2 Bags Van car in Nelson hertz
5 Adults, 2 Bags Box truck car in Nelson apex
5 Adults, 2 Bags Commercial car in Nelson hertz
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 24 hours.

Nelson car hire reviews and directory

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Hertz
hertz
Best rated
7.4 Good (3,846 reviews)
1 location in Nelson
Hertz
Locations in Nelson
Nelson
+64 3547 2299
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From $36/day
Apex
apex
Most popular
1 location in Nelson
Apex
Locations in Nelson
4 Trent Drive, Tahunanui
+64 3547 6800
Avis
avis
1 location in Nelson
Avis
Locations in Nelson
Terminal Building
+64 3547 2727
Budget
budget
1 location in Nelson
Budget
Locations in Nelson
Domestic Terminal
+64 3547 9586
Dollar
dollar
1 location in Nelson
Dollar
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Ap
+64 3547 5563
Firefly
firefly
1 location in Nelson
Firefly
Locations in Nelson
Nelson
+64 3547 2299
keddy by Europcar
keddy
1 location in Nelson
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Nelson
Terminal Building - Meet & Greet
64 3 5738800
Right Cars
rightcars
1 location in Nelson
Right Cars
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Airport
Thrifty
thrifty
1 location in Nelson
Thrifty
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Ap
+64 3547 5563

Car hire locations in Nelson

Good to know

Most popular agency Apex
Most popular car type Economy
Average price $39/day
Good deal $34/day

When to book a hire car in Nelson

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Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches
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Top tips for renting a car in Nelson

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Nelson for $34 or less
  • Book your rental car in Nelson at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate rental cars in Nelson are around 39% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Nelson

How much does it cost to hire a car in Nelson?

On average a hire car in Nelson costs $36 per day.

What is the most popular hire car in Nelson?

Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type in Nelson.

What is the cheapest hire car agency in Nelson?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest hire cars were found at Apex ($32/day), Thrifty ($50/day) and Firefly ($71/day).

What is the best hire car agency in Nelson?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Nelson are Hertz (7.4, 3846 reviews), Dollar (7.4, 31164 reviews), and Thrifty (7.3, 19059 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Nelson Airport (NSN)?

Car hire companies onsite at Nelson Airport include Apex and Europcar.

Which car rental companies will pick you up at the airport: Nelson Airport (NSN)?

The only car hire company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Nelson Airport to off-airport locations is Europcar.

What is the cheapest car hire location in Nelson?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Apex 4 Trent Drive, Tahunanui 7011 (5 kilometres from the city centre).

How can I find hire car agencies near me in Nelson?

Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best hire cars near you.

How much does a Economy car rental cost in Nelson?

A Economy car rental in Nelson costs $45 per day, on average.

How much does a Full-size car rental cost in Nelson?

A Full-size car rental in Nelson costs $65 per day, on average.

How much does a Intermediate car rental cost in Nelson?

A Intermediate car rental in Nelson costs $48 per day, on average.

What is the most popular rental car location in Nelson?

In Nelson, cars are most frequently hired at Apex 4 Trent Drive, Tahunanui (5.38 km from city centre ).

How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Nelson?

On average a rental car in Nelson costs $250 per week ($36 per day).

How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Nelson?

On average a rental car in Nelson costs $1,073 per month ($36 per day).