Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Christchurch
Which car rental companies are near or in Christchurch?
There are over 7 car rental companies in Christchurch. Car rental companies such as Gts Global Trade Service Co Ltd Jdm Parts Co Nz Jdm Cars Co Nz on 148 Hazeldean Road Addington, Hertz Downtown on S I Unit 4 150 Kilmore Street Central, Omega on 252 Lichfield Street Central, Budget Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central, Avis Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central, Apex City on Manchester Street Central, Abell on 189 Road Riccarton, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Christchurch?
You can make a booking without a credit card with autoprio.com. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Christchurch, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How can I find car rental near me in Christchurch?
Do a search for Christchurch. Then take a look at our map of hire car companies to find the best rental cars near you in Christchurch from companies such as Gts Global Trade Service Co Ltd Jdm Parts Co Nz Jdm Cars Co Nz on 148 Hazeldean Road Addington, Hertz Downtown on S I Unit 4 150 Kilmore Street Central, Omega on 252 Lichfield Street Central, Budget Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central, Avis Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central, Apex City on Manchester Street Central, Abell on 189 Road Riccarton and others.
What types of car can I rent in Christchurch?
The supply of rental cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as 7 seater minivan, electric cars, small-medium truck-lorry, intermediate elite, suv, cargo van, hybrid cars, jeep, large truck-lorry, moped, mini cars, exotic cars, estate, premium cars, small suv, fullsize elite, minivan, special cars, 5 seater minivan, luxury elite, minibus, luxury cars, standard cars, compact elite, mini elite, convertible, intermediate, economy elite, economy cars, compact cars, fullsize cars, medium suv, 9 seater minivan in Christchurch with autoprio.com.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Christchurch and New Zealand?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in New Zealand on Autoprio.com were found at GO Rentals, Mode Rentals, Ezi Car Rental, Ezirent, Letz, Lucky, Scotties and Abell. It is usually cheaper to hire a car in Christchurch than at the airport. However, it often pays off to compare the price between the airport and nearby cities before booking.
Where can I park a car in Christchurch?
Long-term parking and short-term parking in parking lots and in parking garages in Christchurch are e.g. The Crossing Carpark on Lichfield Street 71, 142 Somerfield Parking, Holy Trinity Avonside Car Park, Lichfield Street Carpark on Lichfield Street 33, Oxford Terrace Car Park, Car Park 2, Dresssmart, Ucsa Car Park, Car Park Building, Sugarloaf Car Park, Erskine Car Park, Express Park, Ilam Apartments Carpark, Meremere Car Park, Worcester St Car Park, Clyde Car Park, Orchard Road Carpark, 142 146 Somerfield Parking, Christchurch Art Gallery Car Park, Car Park 1, Site of Cranmer Centre, Site of Press Building, Police Station Carpark, Long Term Airport Carpark, Hospital Staff Carpark etc.
Where are there gas and service stations in or near Christchurch?
Nearby gas and service stations and petrol stations in or near Christchurch are e.g. Z Burnside, BP on Travis Road 308, Caltex on Harewood Road 318, Mobil Wigram, BP 2go (Papanui) on Papanui Road 461, Z, Mobil on Main North Road 23, BP Dallington on Gloucester Street 712, Caltex on Main North Road 315, Z on Linwood Avenue, BP Petrol Station Halswell Road, BP 2go Mairehau, G A S Richmond, Z on Russley Road 2, Caltex on Withells Road 202, Mobil, BP Connect (Bush Inn) on Riccarton Road 336, BP Fendalton on Memorial Avenue 1, BP Sawyers Arms Road, Z on Harewood Road 210, Z on Strowan Road 52, Caltex on Cranford Street 500, Challenge Hills Road, Caltex on Riccarton Road 64 66 etc.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location other than Christchurch?
Yes, in most cases the car rental company will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location like airports such as Palmerston North Airport, Tauranga Airport, Auckland Airport, Hamilton Airport, Wellington Airport, Christchurch Airport, Rotorua Airport and Dunedin Airport, instead of Christchurch. Autoprio.com will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Which optional extras are available in Christchurch?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Christchurch and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Snow Chain Set, Ski Rack, Additional driver, Infant child seat, Roof Rack, Booster seat, Wi-Fi Access, Snow Tyres, Child toddler seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Luggage racks and Electronic toll pass. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in Christchurch. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Find the best prices for rental cars online. Comparing prices online can be very profitable, many smaller companies can otherwise only be booked on site. Comparison of rental cars and car hires from several businesses in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand.
To find the best price we compare following companies Apex City on Manchester Street Central, Avis Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central, Abell on 189 Road Riccarton, Gts Global Trade Service Co Ltd Jdm Parts Co Nz Jdm Cars Co Nz on 148 Hazeldean Road Addington, Hertz Downtown on S I Unit 4 150 Kilmore Street Central, Omega on 252 Lichfield Street Central, Budget Downtown on 150 Kilmore Street Central in Christchurch. We have an easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. Search and choose destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. Rental cars at Christchurch’s train stations travel center and airports like Christchurch International Airport 10 km (6 mi) and Ashburton Aerodrome 79 km (49 mi), CHC.
More about Christchurch
Christchurch is a city in the municipality Christchurch City, Canterbury region, New Zealand. It is the county seat in the region. 1th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 3th largest town/district in New Zealand. Read more about what the city has to offer when it comes to experiences and which companies are located in New Zealand and Christchurch City. The town/city is located about 14 MASL (46 ft). Larger surrounding cities/communities are Kaiapoi (c. 10,200 pop). With a population of around 363,900 people in 2018. Small villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Kaiapoi, Prebbleton, Rolleston, Woodend, Lincoln, Linwood, Sydenham, Waltham and Saint Albans. Bus stations and bus stops in the city are Bus Interchange (Central Station), Bus Exchange and 10280. Learn more about which companies are located in the country.
Sights, Attractions and Activities
Suggestions on attractions, museums, activities, events, experiences, places and destinations that are worth a visit during your trip to the city Christchurch. Kaiapoi Monument, Onawe Pa sieged in 1832 and Fort Jervois, if you know more about exciting history and archaeology. See historical sites and archeological sites. Beautiful churches or cathedrals not far away are ChristChurch Cathedral. Quake City, Mike Peros Motorcycle Gallery, Our City O Tautahi, Christchurch Art Gallery Outer Spaces;The Physics Room, Robert McDougall Gallery, Air Force Museum, Canterbury Museum, Matuku Takotako Sumner Center and Rutherfords Den are located close to the town center. A day at the museums and art galleries of Christchurch?
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Car rental companies in Christchurch, New Zealand
When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies East Coast Rentals, Sixt, Hertz, Mode Rentals, National, Ace, Dollar, Jucy, Thrifty, Aerodrive, Ezirent, Abell, Letz, Ezi Car Rental, Lucky, Redspot, Europcar, Avis, GO Rentals, Budget, Drive Nz, InterRent, Enterprise, Alamo, Snap Rentals, Hitch, Scotties and Firefly. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Christchurch Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.
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