Queenstown Intl Airport

Cheap Car Rentals in Queenstown Intl Airport

Queenstown, New Zealand - Queenstown Intl (ZQN)
30 Jun — 7 Jul
Same drop-off
Queenstown, New Zealand - Queenstown Intl (ZQN)
Thu 30/6
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Thu 7/7
Noon
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Queenstown Intl Airport car hires in 2022

Most popular companyAERODRIVE
Price of petrol per litre$3.29
Average price per day$40
Cheapest price per day$20

What is the cheapest time to hire a car at Queenstown Intl Airport?

January

$73

February

$62

March

$50

April

$66

May

$54

June

$68

July

$106

August

$98

September

$73

October

$63

November

$58

December

$93

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at Queenstown Intl Airport is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

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Car Rental FAQs

What are the requirements to rent a car in Queenstown?

To secure car rentals in Queenstown, there are several requirements you'll need to meet and a few things to be aware of. You must be at least 21 years old and have held a valid international driver's license for a minimum of 1 year. If you have a valid local license, you won't need an international license but must still have held it for a year. You'll also need your confirmation details with you, as well as the credit card used to make the online booking and a photo ID like a passport. Bear in mind that the owner of the credit card must be present.

What are the rules for driving in Queenstown?

Understanding the local driving laws is a good way to keep you and your fellow drivers safe. We suggest keeping up to date with local motor vehicle departments so you know if there are changes to the local laws. You'll drive your cheap car rentals in Queenstown on the left-hand side of the road and pass on the right. All drivers and passengers must wear seatbelts at all times. Drinking and driving in Queenstown is a crime and could easily result in jail time if caught. Rather park your cheap car rental and choose to use public transport.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Queenstown?

Queenstown, and the rest of New Zealand's roads are well kept and easy to drive. Choosing the right car rental in Queenstown comes down to your needs. If you're planning on hitting the road and travelling through the Southern Alps, opt for a four-wheel-drive in case of icy conditions. If you're travelling around in the city with fewer passengers, sticking with a smaller model helps with handling and is more fuel-efficient.

Where are the best places to park in Queenstown?

After spending a little time in Queenstown, you'll see that parking your car rental in Queenstown can be tricky. There are a couple of areas you can usually find parking though. Park Street is close to town and offers free parking for your economy car rental. You'll find paid-parking areas in the CBD, though there are plenty of restrictions, so make sure to read the signs. Boundary Street is home to 33 new car parking spots. These are paid-parking spots.

What is the cheapest hire car found at Queenstown Intl Airport?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $63/day when booking a car hire at Queenstown Intl Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for $32/day from AeroDrive, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest at Queenstown Intl Airport?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car at Queenstown Intl Airport from the following companies over the past two weeks: Snap Rentals ($46/day), Mode Car & Camper Rentals ($67/day), and Routes Car & Truck Rentals ($99/day).

How much does it cost to hire a car at Queenstown Intl Airport for a week from AeroDrive?

AeroDrive is one of the top picks at Queenstown Intl Airport. They can have you in a hire car for about $249 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car at Queenstown Intl Airport for the best price?

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 17% at Queenstown Intl Airport - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month at Queenstown Intl Airport?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month at Queenstown Intl Airport check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car at Queenstown Intl Airport for a month?

You can potentially save up to 55% on a month-long rental by booking with AeroDrive. AeroDrive is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car at Queenstown Intl Airport can cost you on average $1,069 a month or $36 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.