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Invercargill

Cheap Car Hire in Invercargill from $54

Invercargill, New Zealand
27 Apr — 4 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Invercargill, New Zealand
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Invercargill car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Invercargill. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

Most popular company

APEX

Price of petrol per litre

$3.11

Average price per day

$136

Cheapest price per day

$54

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Invercargill?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Invercargill and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

January

$132

February

$115

March

$117

April

$123

May

$98

June

$103

July

$105

August

$110

September

$95

October

$91

November

$98

December

$127

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Invercargill is October. The most expensive time to rent a car is January. 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.

Popular car types in Invercargill

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Invercargill and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

There are 13 hire agencies servicing Invercargill. These agencies, altogether, have 17 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Invercargill with prices from $54 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 3 car types you can hire in Invercargill:

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Standard

Standard

SUV

SUV

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

Standard SUV

Standard SUV

Compare available car types for rental in Invercargill

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Invercargill to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 20 April 2024.

Small cars

$96 - $177

All Car Types

$115 - $205

To hire a small car in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $133/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$96/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$177/day). In fact, October is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a small car saves you 17% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Invercargill small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $146/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$102/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$218/day). In fact, May is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a medium car saves you 9% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Invercargill medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $263/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$134/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$494/day). In fact, October is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a large car is 40% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $151/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$102/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$207/day). In fact, August is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a SUV saves you 6% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Invercargill SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $329/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$156/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~$692/day). In fact, February is about 53% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a van is 52% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a pickup truck in Invercargill, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $127/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Invercargill, New Zealand (~$112/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$384/day). In fact, August is about 13% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Invercargill. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Invercargill, hiring a pickup truck saves you 20% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Hyundai i20$54/day
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Hyundai i20

Top rental agencies in Invercargill

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Invercargill known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Invercargill. Reviews were last updated on 20 April 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Invercargill area such as Apex, Avis and Budget. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Apex

9.3
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

9.3

Value

8.6

Avis

1 location

Budget

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Europcar

1 location

Thrifty

7.2
Good
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

4.0

Routes Car & Truck Rentals

2 locations

EZI

1 location

Firefly

1 location

Best Invercargill car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Invercargill. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Invercargill with an average daily rate of $97. Data was last updated on 20 April 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Invercargill area. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Hyundai i20$54/day
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Hyundai i20
Hyundai Elantra$56/day
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Hyundai Elantra
Toyota RAV4$71/day
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Toyota RAV4

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Invercargill, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 20 April 2024.
  • What are the requirements to rent a car in Invercargill?

    Before you make your way to car rental places and pick up your rental car in Invercargill, you'll need to be aware of a couple of restrictions and what requirements to meet. If you're under 21, you can't rent a car in Invercargill. You need to have had your driving licence for at least 12 months and will need an international driving license if you don't have a local licence. Bear in mind, an international driving licence is not the same as an international driving permit. To leave the rental centre with your Invercargill car rental, you'll need your passport, the same credit card used for the online booking, and your confirmation details. The owner of the credit card must be present, in case you haven't used your own card.

  • What are the rules for driving in Invercargill?

    Driving rules in Invercargill are the same as in the rest of New Zealand but you'll want to stay up to date with information from the local vehicle department to be aware of local law changes. Drive your Invercargill rental car in the left-hand lane and pass lagging traffic on the right. The driver and all passengers must have their seatbelts on at all times while driving and you cannot use a mobile phone unless accompanied by a hands-free system. Drinking and driving is an offence in Invercargill and offenders will receive heavy fines and could land up in jail. The legal blood-alcohol limit is 0.05%.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Invercargill?

    Invercargill is similar to most towns in New Zealand with well-kept roads, good driving conditions and minimal traffic. Choosing the right type of rental car in Invercargill is up to you. if you're planning on spending your time in the town and want to avoid excessive costs, stick with mini or economy car rentals, which are better for fuel consumption and offer easier handling. SUVs and 4X4s provide extra space and more comfort for those longer journeys or if you're travelling with a family or larger group.

  • Where are the best places to park in Invercargill?

    Parking your rental car in Invercargill is as easy as it comes. You'll find a variety of parking options, including metered and unmetered car park spaces, as well as car park buildings. The Leven Street parking zone is a popular choice and offers green zone parking, which allows for free parking between 07:00 and 09:00 and between 18:00 and 19:00.

  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Invercargill?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $136/day when booking a car hire in Invercargill. The absolute best deal a user found was for $80/day from Apex, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Invercargill?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Invercargill from the following companies over the past two weeks: Apex ($54/day), Budget ($92/day), and EZI ($98/day).

  • What are petrol prices like in Invercargill?

    The average price of petrol in Invercargill is $3.11/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $140 and $202 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Invercargill for a week from Apex?

    Apex is one of the top picks in Invercargill. They can have you in a hire car for about $531 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Invercargill for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 72% on your car hire. For a below average price in Invercargill, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 55 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Invercargill?

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Invercargill check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Invercargill for a month?

    Typically, a monthly car rental in Invercargill can be found for $2,275. You can find car rental deals for $76 a day on average.

  • How much is a car hire in Invercargill for a weekend?

    It costs $144 for a weekend car hire in Invercargill, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Compact as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Invercargill in May, prices are $65 per day on average.

  • What car do most people hire in Invercargill?

    Suzuki Vitara, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Invercargill according to Cheapflights users.

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Car rentals by fuel type in Invercargill

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Invercargill. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Invercargill. Deals were last updated on 20 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Invercargill. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest ($58+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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