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Christchurch Car Hire

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When is it cheapest to hire a car in Christchurch?

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£11 - £37
Economy
£9 - £24

The cheapest time to hire a car in Christchurch is in June. The price is 30% lower than the rest of the year at just GBP 12 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in October. The price of a car hire in Christchurch can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

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4x4
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Luxury
Convertible
Eco-friendly

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £24/day to hire a small car in Christchurch. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
170, Orchard Road
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£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
170, Orchard Road
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£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Toyota Corolla
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Ap
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£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Hyundai Accent
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£54/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
26A Sheffield Crescent
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£54/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£75/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
26A Sheffield Crescent
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£75/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size saloons, are a step up in size from economy cars and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car hire in Christchurch is £29/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Skoda Octavia
or similar Intermediate estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
170, Orchard Road
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£10/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£12/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Unit 1, 3 PUKAKI ROAD
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£12/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Hyundai Santa Fe
or similar Standard estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Unit 1, 3 PUKAKI ROAD
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£13/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Ap
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£18/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Larger cars, like full-size saloons, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price to hire a full-size car in Christchurch is £46/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Airport
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£13/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon
or similar Full-size estate car
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£45/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
28 Ron Guthrie Road, Christchurch Airport
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£45/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Mercedes-Benz C-Class Wagon
or similar Full-size estate car
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£57/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
150 Kilmore Street Christchurch Central
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£57/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Audi A4
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£79/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
26A Sheffield Crescent
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£79/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of hiring an SUV in Christchurch is £38/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£15/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£15/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£16/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£16/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Ford Escape
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Durey Road
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£19/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Ap
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£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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BMW X3
or similar Premium SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£24/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£24/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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People carriers, or people movers, are great for families and large groups. People carriers can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price of hiring a people carrier in Christchurch is £64/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Full-size van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
£17/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Airport
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£17/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Class Minivan
or similar People carrier
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£20/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£20/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Chevrolet Express
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£56/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
189 Blenheim Rd
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£56/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Hiring a lorry is a good option if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Christchurch. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Full-size truck
or similar Pick-up truck
Up to 5 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
£14/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Unit 1, 3 PUKAKI ROAD
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£14/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Christchurch is £52/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

BMW X3
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£18/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
73 Orchard Rd., Harewood
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£18/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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BMW 5 Series
or similar Premium estate car
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£22/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Dodge Challenger
or similar Coupe
Up to 5 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£26/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
28 Ron Guthrie Road, Christchurch Airport
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£26/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Convertibles are cars that have a folding or detachable roof. These cars are great in warmer climates and typically cost a bit more to hire than most cars. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Mustang
or similar Convertible
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
£36/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
Christchurch Apt
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£36/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Fiat 500C
or similar Convertible
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
2/4-door vehicles
£52/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
189 Blenheim Rd
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£52/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by petrol and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Ford Focus
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
Christchurch
170, Orchard Road
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£7/day
22 Jun - 30 Jun
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Christchurch Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Christchurch

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Avis

Agency score: Good 7.6

Score based on 2,265 reviews

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Budget

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 4,201 reviews

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Hertz

Agency score: Good 7.4

Score based on 3,856 reviews

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Thrifty

Agency score: Good 7.1

Score based on 2,730 reviews

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EZI

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

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AeroDrive

Agency score: Excellent 10.0

Score based on 1 review

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Apex

Agency score: Excellent 9.8

Score based on 5 reviews

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Abell

Agency score: Excellent 9.6

Score based on 1 review

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Distance to popular hotels from Christchurch Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Christchurch's car hire counter

Breakfree On Cashel

165 Cashel Street

6.1 mi from airport

Jucy Snooze Christchurch

5 Peter Leeming Road

0.9 mi from airport

Sudima Christchurch Airport

550 Memorial Avenue

0.7 mi from airport

Chateau on the Park - Christchurch, a DoubleTree by Hilton

189 Deans Ave

4.7 mi from airport

Rendezvous Hotel Christchurch

166 Gloucester Street

6.0 mi from airport

Hotel 115 Christchurch

115 Worcester Street

6.1 mi from airport

Novotel Christchurch Cathedral Square

50 Cathedral Square

6.0 mi from airport

Crowne Plaza Christchurch

764 Colombo Street

5.9 mi from airport

Novotel Christchurch Airport

30 Dury Road

0.3 mi from airport

Ibis Christchurch

107 Hereford Street

6.0 mi from airport

Ymca Christchurch Hostel

12 Hereford Street

5.6 mi from airport

Southern Comfort Motel

53 Bealey Avenue, Central City

5.3 mi from airport

Commodore Airport Hotel

449 Memorial Avenue

1.3 mi from airport

Airport Gateway Motor Lodge

45 Roydvale Avenue

1.6 mi from airport

Sudima Christchurch City

47-49 Salisbury Street

5.5 mi from airport

Car Hire in Christchurch

838 users have looked for car hire in Christchurch with momondo in May.

Which car hire agency in Christchurch has the cheapest rental car prices?

Bargain Car Rentals typically has the cheapest daily rates in Christchurch, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay £8/day, but our users have found rates as low as £6/day for their car hire in Christchurch.

Is there a fee to cancel my Christchurch car hire?

When hiring a car, you can expect to find that a majority of the rental car agencies in Christchurch do not have a cancellation fee. Keep in mind that momondo does not set these cancellation policies, but we can help you find great deals on car hire in Christchurch. Be sure to look for the Cancellation Policy when you conduct your search.

What is the best type of car to hire in Christchurch during June?

A standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting Christchurch in June. On average, Christchurch receives 60 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 6 °C during the month of June. These conditions are well-suited for a standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in Christchurch will cost you £9/day on average.

Which car hire company in Christchurch has the most locations?

The city of Christchurch has 3 locations owned by Budget, with an average daily rate of £33.

What is the speed limit in Christchurch?

Travellers who hire a car in Christchurch should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 35 mph. Suburban speed limits around Christchurch are generally 65 mph, whereas speed limits on motorways are 70 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.


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