South Island car rentals

30 Jun — 7 Jul
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Wed 30/6
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Wed 7/7
Noon
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Cheap car hire in South Island

$24/dayEconomy
$23/dayCompact
$38/dayIntermediate
$24/dayStandard
$33/dayFull-size
$58/daySUV
$60/dayPeople mover
$102/dayFull-size SUV
$60/dayMini
$44/dayPassenger van
$147/dayLuxury
$102/dayConvertible
$81/dayPick-up truck
$189/dayPremium SUV
$42/dayIntermediate estate car
$42/dayCommercial
$43/dayCompact SUV
$43/daySupplier choice
$43/dayIntermediate SUV
$48/daySupplier choice saloon
$68/dayStandard SUV
$73/dayStandard estate car
$82/daySupplier choice van
$123/dayPremium estate car
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Car rental directory

  • sunnycars

    Sunnycars car rental locations in South Island

    21 Locations

  • hertz

    Hertz car rental locations in South Island

    16 Locations

  • avis

    Avis car rental locations in South Island

    15 Locations

  • budget

    Budget car rental locations in South Island

    13 Locations

  • thrifty

    Thrifty car rental locations in South Island

    11 Locations

  • acerentalcars

    Ace Rental Cars car rental locations in South Island

    9 Locations

  • keddy

    keddy by Europcar car rental locations in South Island

    9 Locations

  • apex

    Apex car rental locations in South Island

    8 Locations

  • europcar

    Europcar car rental locations in South Island

    8 Locations

  • firefly

    Firefly car rental locations in South Island

    8 Locations

  • ezi

    EZI car rental locations in South Island

    6 Locations

  • rightcars

    Right Cars car rental locations in South Island

    6 Locations

FAQs about hiring a car in South Island

  • On average a rental car in South Island costs $117 per day.

  • Compact (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in South Island.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Enterprise ($46/day), Snap Rentals ($52/day) and Yes Rentals ($60/day).

  • Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in South Island are Hertz (8.8, 91 reviews), and Budget (8.7, 60 reviews).

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

  • Based on car searches on KAYAK. The most popular cities to rent a car in South Island are Christchurch (51% of total searches of users looking to rent a car in South Island). Queenstown (41%) and Dunedin (2%).

  • On average a rental car in South Island costs $229 per week ($33 per day).

  • On average a rental car in South Island costs $981 per month ($33 per day).