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Wellington Car Hire

Wellington Car Hire

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Cheap Car Hire in Wellington

Economy $30/day
Compact $32/day
Intermediate $45/day
Standard $56/day
Full-size $50/day
SUV $54/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags Economy car in Wellington economy
4 Adults, 2 Bags Compact car in Wellington nucar
5 Adults, 3 Bags Intermediate car in Wellington alamo
5 Adults, 3 Bags Standard car in Wellington apex
5 Adults, 2 Bags Full-size car in Wellington aerodrive
4 Adults, 2 Bags SUV car in Wellington firefly
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 24 hours.

Wellington car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Enterprise
enterprise
Best rated
9.6 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in Wellington
Enterprise
Locations in Wellington
Stewart Duff Drive
+64 4380 8914
Sunnycars
sunnycars
3 locations in Wellington
Sunnycars
Locations in Wellington
38-44 Hania Street
Aotea Quay
Stewart Duff Drive
From $38/day
Thrifty
thrifty
3 locations in Wellington
Thrifty
Locations in Wellington
197 Wakefield St
+64 4385 0012
Aoka Quay
+64 4388 9696
Wellington Ap
+64 4388 9494
From $36/day
Apex
apex
Most popular
2 locations in Wellington
Apex
Locations in Wellington
186 Victoria St, Te Aro
+64 4385 2163
363 Broadway, Mirimar
+64 4388 6581
Bargain Car Rentals
bargaincar
2 locations in Wellington
Bargain Car Rentals
Locations in Wellington
45 Abel Smith St
+64 800 566 701
Wellington Airport
Dollar
dollar
2 locations in Wellington
Dollar
Locations in Wellington
197 Wakefield St
+64 4385 0012
Wellington Ap
+64 4388 9494
From $70/day
Europcar
europcar
2 locations in Wellington
Europcar
Locations in Wellington
Interislander Ferry Terminal
+64 4473 0480
Terminal Building
+64 4380 6617
keddy by Europcar
keddy
2 locations in Wellington
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Wellington
Interislander Ferry Terminal
+64 4473 0480
Terminal Building
+64 4380 6617
From $47/day
AeroDrive
aerodrive
1 location in Wellington
AeroDrive
Locations in Wellington
Stewart Duff Dr
+64 9666 5113
From $26/day
Alamo
alamo
1 location in Wellington
Alamo
Locations in Wellington
Serviced By Enterprise
+64 4380 8914
AutoEurope
autoeurope
1 location in Wellington
AutoEurope
Locations in Wellington
Europcar
From $38/day
Economy Rent a Car
economy
1 location in Wellington
Economy Rent a Car
Locations in Wellington
Wellington Airport
+64 800 736 825
From $67/day
EZI
ezi
1 location in Wellington
EZI
Locations in Wellington
Freight Drive
From $34/day
Firefly
firefly
1 location in Wellington
Firefly
Locations in Wellington
Wellington Apt
+64 4388 7070
GO Rent A Car
gorent
1 location in Wellington
GO Rent A Car
Locations in Wellington
Wellington airport
From $47/day
JUCY
jucy
1 location in Wellington
JUCY
Locations in Wellington
5 Ropa Lane
Mode Car & Camper Rentals
moderentals
1 location in Wellington
Mode Car & Camper Rentals
Locations in Wellington
Stewart Duff Dr
+64 4237 9970
National
national
1 location in Wellington
National
Locations in Wellington
Serviced By Enterprise
+64 4380 8914
From $30/day
NU Car
nucar
1 location in Wellington
NU Car
Locations in Wellington
80 Kibirnie Crescent
+64 800 736 825
From $29/day
Scotties
scotties
1 location in Wellington
Scotties
Locations in Wellington
Rongotai Airport
0800-736825 - or 09-3033912

Car hire locations in Wellington

Good to know

Most popular agency Apex
Most popular car type Compact
Average price $53/day
Good deal $40/day

When to book a hire car in Wellington

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches
-1 day
-2 days

Top tips for renting a car in Wellington

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Wellington for $40 or less
  • Book your rental car in Wellington at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport rental car locations in Wellington are around 8% cheaper than airport locations on average
  • Compact rental cars in Wellington are around 43% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Wellington

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

On average a hire car in Wellington costs $52 per day.

What is the most popular hire car in Wellington?

Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type in Wellington.

What is the cheapest hire car agency in Wellington?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest hire cars were found at Economy Rent a Car ($30/day), NU Car ($32/day) and Alamo ($45/day).

What is the best hire car agency in Wellington?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Wellington are Alamo (8.7, 38941 reviews), Dollar (7.4, 29664 reviews), and Thrifty (7.3, 16979 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Wellington Airport (WLG)?

Car hire companies onsite at Wellington Airport include Apex, Hertz, NU Car, Go Rentals, Scotties, Firefly, Thrifty, AeroDrive, Alamo and Avis.

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

Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Wellington Airport to off-airport locations include Hertz, NU Car, Go Rentals, Firefly, Thrifty, AeroDrive, Alamo, Avis, Europcar and Economy Rent a Car.

What is the cheapest car hire location in Wellington?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Economy Rent a Car Wellington Airport 6022 (6 kilometres from the city centre).

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

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