Queenstown

Cheap Car Rentals in Queenstown

Queenstown, New Zealand
7 Dec — 14 Dec
Same drop-off
Queenstown, New Zealand
Wed 7-12
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Wed 14-12
Noon
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Queenstown car hires in 2022

Most popular companyEZUCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litreS$ 2.24
Average price per dayS$ 65
Cheapest price per dayS$ 34

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

January

S$ 63

February

S$ 53

March

S$ 44

April

S$ 57

May

S$ 46

June

S$ 57

July

S$ 99

August

S$ 106

September

S$ 83

October

S$ 66

November

S$ 68

December

S$ 81

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Queenstown is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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 Queenstown

Small is the cheapest car type you can hire in Queenstown, New Zealand this past week from 67 hire locations out of 48 hire agencies. Prices for a Queenstown Small hire start from S$ 23/day. Check out available deals for 5 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Compare available car types for hire in Queenstown

Small cars

S$ 39 - S$ 99

All Car Types

S$ 69 - S$ 154

To hire a Small car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 61/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 39/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 99/day). In fact, April is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Small car saves you 38% 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 Queenstown Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 87/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 57/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 126/day). In fact, March is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Medium car saves you 10% 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 Queenstown Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 118/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 74/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 198/day). In fact, February is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Large car is 19% 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 Queenstown Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 96/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 55/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 185/day). In fact, February is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a SUV car saves you 0% 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 Queenstown SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 127/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 85/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 200/day). In fact, March is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Van car is 25% 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 Queenstown Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Luxury car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of S$ 61/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~S$ 31/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~S$ 159/day). In fact, August is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Luxury car saves you 37% 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.

Volkswagen GolfS$ 23/day
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Audi A1S$ 49/day
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Top rental agencies in Queenstown

All major car rental suppliers in Queenstown

Apex

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.3
Excellent
4 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

9.5

Hertz

9.0
Excellent
7 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

9.1

Pick-up/drop-off

9.4

Value

9.1

Budget

7.1
Good
11 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

7.3

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.0

Sunnycars

4 locations

Dollar

3 locations

Thrifty

3 locations

Ace Rental Cars

2 locations

Best Queenstown Car Rental Deals Found

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

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Queenstown?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 89/day when booking a car hire in Queenstown. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 47/day from Hitch Car Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Queenstown?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Queenstown from the following companies over the past two weeks: Hertz (S$ 31/day), Snap Rentals (S$ 92/day), and Mode Car & Camper Rentals (S$ 134/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Scotties (10.0 rating), Apex (10.0 rating) and Avis (9.3 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Queenstown.

What are gas prices like in Queenstown?

The average price of petrol in Queenstown is S$ 2.24/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 100 and S$ 145 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

EZU Car Rental is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Queenstown. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about S$ 654 per week.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Queenstown 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 15% on your car hire. For a below average price in Queenstown, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Queenstown?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Queenstown.

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Queenstown is S$ 2,803 (S$ 93/day) on average.

How much is a car hire in Queenstown for a weekend?

For a weekend car hire in Queenstown, you can expect the average price to be around S$ 116. Usually a Compact hire in Queenstown is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Compact for December, it will cost approximately S$ 138 per day.

What car do most people hire in Queenstown?

The most popular car to hire while in Queenstown is the Toyota RAV4, which is a Economy vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Queenstown

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