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Cheap Car Rentals in Christchurch from S$ 9

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Christchurch with a pick-up date of 24-7 and drop-off date of 27-7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Christchurch car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Christchurch. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

Most popular company

DISCOUNTNZ

Price of petrol per litre

S$ 2.37

Average price per day

S$ 57

Cheapest price per day

S$ 9

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Christchurch 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 17 July 2024.

January

S$ 68

February

S$ 75

March

S$ 59

April

S$ 42

May

S$ 33

June

S$ 33

July

S$ 42

August

S$ 46

September

S$ 48

October

S$ 45

November

S$ 56

December

S$ 85

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Christchurch 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.

Popular car types in Christchurch

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Christchurch and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

In Christchurch, there are 87 active hire locations from 62 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Christchurch in the past week - currently priced from S$ 9/day. View deals for 4 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

S$ 15+

Compact

Compact

S$ 9+

Intermediate

Intermediate

S$ 15+

SUV

SUV

S$ 26+

People carrier

People carrier

S$ 40+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

S$ 41+

Passenger van

Passenger van

S$ 38+

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

S$ 25+

Compare available car types for rental in Christchurch

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Christchurch to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 July 2024.

Small cars

S$ 33 - S$ 92

All Car Types

S$ 53 - S$ 123

To hire a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 53/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 33/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 92/day). In fact, July is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a small car saves you 32% 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 Christchurch small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 74/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 148/day). In fact, May is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a medium car saves you 7% 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 Christchurch medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 107/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 75/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 136/day). In fact, May is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a large car is 27% 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 Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 78/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 50/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 133/day). In fact, May is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a SUV saves you 2% 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 Christchurch SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 120/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a van in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 73/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 204/day). In fact, September is about 40% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a van is 35% 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. Here are the best Christchurch van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a pickup truck in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 78/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a pickup truck in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 66/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~S$ 216/day). In fact, May is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a pickup truck hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a pickup truck saves you 2% 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.

To hire a luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 95/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 38/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~S$ 197/day). In fact, May is about 61% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a luxury car is 18% 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.

Ford FiestaS$ 9/day
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Ford Fiesta
Audi A1S$ 15/day
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Audi A1

Top rental agencies in Christchurch

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Christchurch known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Christchurch. Reviews were last updated on 17 July 2024.
Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in Christchurch, including Rental Cars 247, Avis and Budget in Christchurch. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

Rental Cars 247

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.6
Wonderful
15 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

9.1

Budget

8.4
Very Good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

8.8

Apex

8.3
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Thrifty

8.0
Very Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.2

Hertz

7.1
Good
12 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

7.8

Overall

7.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.3

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Dollar

3 locations

Best Christchurch car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Christchurch. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Christchurch with an average daily rate of S$ 29. Data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
The best offers we've found on car rentals in the Christchurch area. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Ford FiestaS$ 9/day
4
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A/C
Ford Fiesta
Ford FiestaS$ 9/day
4
M
A/C
Ford Fiesta
Audi A1S$ 15/day
2
M
A/C
Audi A1

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Christchurch, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 July 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Christchurch?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 57/day when booking a car hire in Christchurch. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 30/day from Autounion Car Rental, booked on Jul. 14.

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

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Christchurch from the following companies over the past two weeks: Yes Rentals (S$ 9/day), Mode Car & Camper Rentals (S$ 15/day), and Go Rentals (S$ 25/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Christchurch?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Rental Cars 247 (10.0 rating), Bargain Rental Cars (10.0 rating) and EZI (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Christchurch.

  • What are petrol prices like in Christchurch?

    The average price of petrol in Christchurch is S$ 2.37/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 106 and S$ 153 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Christchurch for a week from New Zealand Discount Car Rentals?

    New Zealand Discount Car Rentals is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Christchurch. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about S$ 354 per week.

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

    Generally, for a better deal in Christchurch it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 39%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 60 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

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

    The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Christchurch it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

    You can potentially save up to 85% on a month-long rental by booking with Autounion Car Rental. Autounion Car Rental is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Christchurch can cost you on average S$ 1,517 a month or S$ 51 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

    The average price for a weekend car hire in Christchurch is S$ 62. Hiring a Compact is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Christchurch. For the month of August, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Christchurch for as low as S$ 58/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Christchurch?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Christchurch is Standard (Mitsubishi Outlander) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Small car rentals in Christchurch

Find small car rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Christchurch cost an average of S$ 54 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
Honda FitS$ 50/day
2
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit
Honda FitS$ 50/day
2
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit
Honda FitS$ 51/day
2
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit

Luxury car rentals in Christchurch

Find luxury car rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Christchurch cost an average of S$ 53 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
Check out some of the best deals we've found on luxury car rentals in the Christchurch area. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 42/day
5
4
M
BMW 5 Series
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 43/day
5
4
M
BMW 5 Series
Audi Q5S$ 44/day
5
4
M
Audi Q5

Van rentals in Christchurch

Find people carrier rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier rentals in Christchurch cost an average of S$ 47 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 July 2024.
Check out some of the best options we've found on van rentals in Christchurch. Deals are updated frequently to provide users with as many suitable options as possible.
Kia CarensS$ 33/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens
Kia CarensS$ 35/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens
Kia CarensS$ 35/day
5
M
A/C
Kia Carens

Car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Christchurch. Deals were last updated on 17 July 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Christchurch. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (S$ 6+).

Electric

Electric

S$ 20+

Hybrid

Hybrid

S$ 6+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

S$ 6+

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