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Cheap Car Hire in South Island

Most popular companyYESAWAY
Price of gas per gallon$2.27
Average price per day$27
Cheapest price per day$13

Cheapest time to rent a car in South Island

January
$44
February
$46
March
$36
April
$38
May
$29
June
$29
July
$31
August
$31
September
$29
October
$31
November
$32
December
$55
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in South Island is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. 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 is the absolute cheapest rental car found in South Island?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $27/day when booking a rental car in South Island. The absolute best deal a user found was for $13/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in South Island?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in South Island from the following companies over the past two weeks: Mode Car & Camper Rentals ($23/day), Yesaway ($28/day), and Abell ($29/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in South Island?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (9.6 rating), Hertz (8.9 rating) and Budget (8.4 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in South Island.

What is the price of petrol in South Island?

The average price of petrol in South Island is $2.27/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $102 and $147 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car for a week from Yesaway?

Yesaway offers rental cars for about $159 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in South Island for the best price?

Booking your car rental early can save you up to 7% on your reservation. Aim to book your car rental at least 14 days in advance to take advantage of a below-average price.

Can I rent a car for a month in South Island?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For South Island however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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