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Mini Guide for Wellington Airport

Wellington International Airport is in Rongotai, close to Wellington on North Island. It is the third busiest Airport in New Zealand. The terminal has been nicknamed ‘The Rock’ due to its controversial and unconventional design.

You can fly from many airports in New Zealand and major cities in Australia, such as Melbourne and Sydney.

By car it is an easy drive using state highway 1 (via Mount Victoria Tunnel) and only 8 km to the city. You can meet your car hire representative in the terminal.

Cheapest car hire at Wellington Airport

Economy

Toyota Yaris (2013 - 2016)

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 20.76 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris (2013 - 2016)

7 Days rental at 145.34 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Toyota Yaris (2017 -2020)

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 22.31 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris (2017 -2020)

7 Days rental at 156.17 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Corolla (2013 - 2016)

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 22.44 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla (2013 - 2016)

7 Days rental at 157.13 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Compact

Nissan Leaf Electric

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 27.92 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf Electric

7 Days rental at 195.48 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Fullsize

Toyota Camry

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 30.94 EUR/day
Toyota Camry

7 Days rental at 216.61 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Corolla

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 31.52 EUR/day
Toyota Corolla

7 Days rental at 220.68 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Rav4 (2017- 2020)

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.13 EUR/day
Toyota  Rav4 (2017- 2020)

7 Days rental at 252.94 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Rav4 AWD (2014-2016)

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 36.34 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4 AWD (2014-2016)

7 Days rental at 254.43 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate

Toyota Rav4

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.41 EUR/day
Toyota Rav4

7 Days rental at 282.93 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

*daily rates in Wellington Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

  • Wellington Airport car hire special offers

    We currently have 2 special offers for car rental in Wellington Airport including;

  • Free additional driver
    With this car you get 1 free additional driver available from ALAMO, EUROPCAR, EZI, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, MODE RENTALS, NATIONAL.
  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from ALAMO, EUROPCAR, EZI, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, MODE RENTALS, NATIONAL.

Useful to know about Wellington Airport

  • The airport is also called Rongotai Airport after the village near where it’s located.
  • Wellington Airport is New Zealand’s third busiest.
  • The airport handled over 5m passengers last year.
  • The airport opened in 1929.
  • It services flights from Australia and domestic flights only.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Wellington Airport

Best car rental companies in Wellington Airport

9.0
No.2: KEDDY BY EUROPCAR,
based on 6 reviews
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80
80
90
90
0 min (average wait time)
9.0
No.1: THRIFTY,
based on 112 reviews
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90
80
16 min (average wait time)
8.9
No.3: EZI,
based on 86 reviews
90
90
80
90
90
9 min (average wait time)

Wellington Airport car hire information

  • 9.0/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Ezi Car Rental
  • € 145.32
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 20.76
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 27
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 14
    Most popular model:
    Toyota Corolla
  • 92
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire at Wellington Airport

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire at Wellington Airport

How much does car hire at Wellington Airport cost?

Car hire at Wellington Airport costs as little as €20.80 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Economy class vehicle is €101.50 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €238.60 per day from EUROPCAR for a Kia Carnival.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Wellington Airport?

11 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Wellington Airport, including FIREFLY, SIXT, NATIONAL, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Wellington Airport?

None of the car hire companies at Wellington Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent at Wellington Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Keddy by Europcar (Corporate) has the highest customer rating for car hire at Wellington Airport with a score of 9.0/10

with Keddy by Europcar (Corporate) rated second best with a score of 9.0/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Wellington Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Wellington Airport is €195.48 per week from MODE RENTALS.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Wellington Airport?

The cheapest car hire company at Wellington Airport is MODE RENTALS, with prices for a Economy class car such as the Toyota Yaris (2013 - 2016) available from as little as €145.32 per week.

How much is fuel at Wellington Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.935/ltr of petrol and €1.632/ltr of diesel at Wellington Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available at Wellington Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire at Wellington Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, EZI, GO RENTALS, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, MODE RENTALS, NATIONAL, SIXT, YESAWAY as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire at Wellington Airport?

We can arrange Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Standard and Standard Elite class rental cars at Wellington Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Wellington Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Wellington Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Wellington Airport is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire at Wellington Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Wellington Airport at the moment, however MODE RENTALS rates start from just €145.32 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €145.32 from MODE RENTALS in Wellington - Airport or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week at Wellington Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Wellington Airport is €145.60 per week with an average price of €710.50 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Wellington Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Wellington Airport

  • Scotties (tel: 0800-736825 or +649-3033912)
  • Mode rentals (tel: (04) 213 8938)
  • Thrifty (tel: 04 388 9494)
  • Go rentals (tel: +64 4 388 1054 or 0508 246 584)
  • Ezi (tel: +64 4 473 1165)
  • Firefly (tel: 04 3887070)
  • Enterprise (tel: 43808914)
  • Alamo (tel: 43808914)
  • Aerodrive (tel: 0064 9 6665113)
  • Europcar (tel: 64 04 3806617)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Wellington Airport

  • Scotties (3 Rex Street, Miramar, Wellington, 6022)
  • Mode rentals (25 Shelly Bay Road, Maupuia, Wellington, New Zealand)
  • Budget (Stewart Duff Dr, Wellington, 6022, XX)
  • Thrifty (Wellington Airport Terminal, Wellington)
  • Go rentals (Off Airport, 357 Broadway, Wellington, 6022)
  • Ezi (Terminal Building, Wellington Airport, 6022)

Car hire company reviews at Wellington Airport

  • Thrifty: Rated 9.0/10 from 7 reviews
  • Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 9.0/10 from 6 reviews
  • Ezi Car Rental: Rated 8.9/10 from 11 reviews
  • Alamo EMEA: Rated 8.7/10 from 6 reviews
  • SIXT Franchise: Rated 8.5/10 from 9 reviews
  • Ace Rental Cars: Rated 8.3/10 from 6 reviews

 

 


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