Christchurch

Cheap Car Rentals in Christchurch

Christchurch, New Zealand
9 Dec — 16 Dec
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Fri 9-12
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Fri 16-12
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Christchurch car hires in 2022

Most popular companyEZUCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litreS$ 2.26
Average price per dayS$ 52
Cheapest price per dayS$ 30

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

January

S$ 47

February

S$ 32

March

S$ 30

April

S$ 43

May

S$ 34

June

S$ 42

July

S$ 384

August

S$ 54

September

S$ 53

October

S$ 51

November

S$ 58

December

S$ 67

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

Popular Car Types in Christchurch

In Christchurch, New Zealand, there are 77 active rental locations from 55 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Christchurch in the past week - currently priced from S$ 54/day. View deals for 4 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Christchurch

Small cars

S$ 36 - S$ 77

All Car Types

S$ 59 - S$ 118

To hire a Small car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 51/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 36/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 77/day). In fact, May is about 31% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Small car saves you 35% 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 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$ 69/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 52/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 105/day). In fact, May is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Medium car saves you 12% 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 Large car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 89/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 60/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 128/day). In fact, June is about 33% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Large car is 12% 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 Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 76/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 56/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 118/day). In fact, June is about 27% 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 car saves you 4% 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 car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 99/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 70/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 171/day). In fact, August is about 30% 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 car is 21% 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 Luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 84/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 24/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~S$ 188/day). In fact, February is about 72% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Luxury car is 8% 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 Luxury hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Convertible car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 71/day. July is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~S$ 133/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~S$ 149/day). In fact, July is about 0% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Convertible car saves you 11% 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.

Audi A1S$ 54/day
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Mazda Mazda3S$ 55/day
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Volkswagen GolfS$ 58/day
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Top rental agencies in Christchurch

All major car rental suppliers in Christchurch

Thrifty

10.0
Excellent
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Bargain Rental Cars

10.0
Excellent
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Hertz

10.0
Excellent
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.5
Excellent
11 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

8.8

Budget

8.0
Excellent
6 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

8.0

Apex

6.0
Good
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

6.0

Sunnycars

4 locations

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Best Christchurch Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Christchurch recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Christchurch?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 71/day when booking a car hire in Christchurch. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 41/day from Right Cars, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental 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: JUCY (S$ 74/day), Snap Rentals (S$ 79/day), and Moto Car Rental (S$ 90/day).

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

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

What are gas prices like in Christchurch?

The average price of petrol in Christchurch is S$ 2.26/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 102 and S$ 147 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Christchurch for a week from EZU Car Rental?

EZU Car Rental 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$ 486 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 6%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 73 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 81% on a month-long rental by booking with Right Cars. Right Cars is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Christchurch can cost you on average S$ 2,082 a month or S$ 69 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$ 66. Hiring a Economy is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Christchurch. For the month of January, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Christchurch for as low as S$ 118/day.

What car do most people hire in Christchurch?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Christchurch is Intermediate (Ford Focus) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Christchurch

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Christchurch from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Christchurch

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Christchurch van rentals.

Car type options available for Christchurch

Explore different vehicle types you can hire in Christchurch