Car Hire in Wellington, Wellington

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Wellington, New Zealand
2 Jun — 9 Jun
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Best deals found for Wellington, Wellington car hires

Find great deals below on a variety of popular hire cars in Wellington, Wellington
Opel Combo
or similar Passenger van
Up to 5 passengers

£63/day

4 Jun - 25 Jun
Opel Combo
Land Rover Defender
or similar Premium SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£73/day

3 Jun - 24 Jun
Land Rover Defender
Nissan Kicks
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£43/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
Nissan Kicks
Ford EcoSport
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

£36/day

4 Jun - 25 Jun
Ford EcoSport
Ford EcoSport
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers

£23/day

4 Jun - 25 Jun
Ford EcoSport
Toyota Fortuner
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers

£29/day

4 Jun - 25 Jun
Toyota Fortuner
Kia Forte
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£23/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
Kia Forte
BMW 3 Series
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers

£25/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
BMW 3 Series
BMW X1
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers

£20/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
BMW X1

Wellington, Wellington car hire deals found on momondo

Find the car hire in Wellington that's right for you

Small cars

£14 - £35

All Car Types

£22 - £49

The average price of a Small hire in Wellington, New Zealand is £24. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Wellington, New Zealand is in October. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just £14 per day. A Small car hire is typically 30% less expensive than the average car hire in Wellington. The average price of a car hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington Small rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Medium hire in Wellington, New Zealand is £32. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Wellington, New Zealand is in September. The price is 31% lower than the rest of the year at just £23 per day. A Medium car hire is typically 3% less expensive than the average car hire in Wellington. The average price of a car hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington Medium rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Large hire in Wellington, New Zealand is £37. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Wellington, New Zealand is in November. The price is 63% lower than the rest of the year at just £14 per day. A Large car hire is typically 9% more expensive than the average car hire in Wellington. The average price of a car hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington Large rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Wellington, New Zealand is £48. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Wellington, New Zealand is in May. The price is 39% lower than the rest of the year at just £30 per day. A SUV car hire is typically 31% more expensive than the average car hire in Wellington. The average price of a car hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Wellington SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a Luxury hire in Wellington, New Zealand is £18. The cheapest time to hire a Luxury in Wellington, New Zealand is in August. The price is 0% lower than the rest of the year at just £19 per day. A Luxury car hire is typically 48% less expensive than the average car hire in Wellington. The average price of a car hire in Wellington can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Mitsubishi Colt
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers

£22/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
Mitsubishi Colt
Kia Forte
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£23/day

20 Jun - 24 Jun
Kia Forte

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Quick facts about car hire in Wellington

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Wellington
Most Popular AgencyApexThe most popular Wellington car hire agency found on momondo this month is Apex. Other top choices for car hire companies are Mode Car & Camper Rentals and AeroDrive
Popular Car TypesFull-size, Economy, SUVThe following car types were offered at car hire companies in Wellington in the past 72 hours: Full-size, Economy, SUV.
Cheapest Hire Car£12The lowest price for a car hire in Wellington is £12/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £21/day.
Most Popular ModelHyundai AccentThe most popular car model to hire in Wellington in the past 7 days is the Hyundai Accent. Our users also prefer the Ford Focus as an alternative.

Important information about Wellington car hire

Wellington is New Zealand's capital city. It's famous for its creative and vibrant culture, with a plethora of destinations offering fantastic coffee, craft beer, wine, and delicious foods. Wellington is referred to as the World's Coolest Little Capital, and it isn't difficult to see why this city charms travelers from all over the world. Lying snugly between sea and mountains, Wellington has a perfect balance of rugged countryside and cosmopolitan living. Here, you'll find the world-renowned Te Papa Tongarewa and New Zealand's National Museum, plus many theaters, art-house cinemas, and art galleries. Wellington Urban Expressway, Vivian Street and Terrace Tunnel are the roads that are commonly used to reach popular destinations in Wellington. There are also many garages and parking lots which provide ample spaces for parking. Upon arrival, you can look for a cheap car rental in Wellington to help you explore this city. If you are alone, a cheap car rental, electric car rental or a luxury car rental in Wellington will suffice, but if you've traveled with family, friends, or business partners, you can opt for a people carrier rental that can offer you enough space. The good news is that getting Wellington car rentals is easy, and there are more than 20 car hire locations in Wellington. hired cars in Wellington are quite professional, you can even book a car before arriving in the city.

There are numerous parking lots and garages in Wellington, therefore, parking will not be an issue for you. Driving in Wellington can be quite challenging for most drivers because the roads are narrow and winding. This means that you need a high quality vehicle to drive when in Wellington. Finding a cheap car rental in Wellington will not be hard. You'll be able to save some bucks which you can use to enjoy yourself in the city. The city is not walkable, which is why a rental car will come in handy. If you have a rental vehicle, you will also be able to visit attractions in Wellington and its environs such as Wellington Waterfront, Mount Victoria, Oriental Bay and Wellington Botanical Garden. However, it's recommended that you compare prices of hired cars in Wellington so you can get the best deal. momondo can help you get the perfect car for your needs and budget.

If you are new in New Zealand, you need to familiarise yourself with driving laws so that you can have an easy time navigating the roads. To begin with, you should drive on the left side of the road. If you are thinking of drinking before driving in Wellington, your blood alcohol level should not exceed 0.05% and you have to be 20 years old or older. However, if you are under 20 years old, there is no alcohol limit. There are tough drunk driving penalties such as jail time and fines so make sure that you do not drink and drive while in Wellington. Drunk driving here is a crime. Like in most parts of the world, it is also illegal to drive while using a mobile phone in Wellington. So before contacting hired cars in Wellington, be aware of these driving laws and be prepared to abide by them.

You need to have a valid international driving license to rent a car in Wellington. Alternatively, you can present a driving permit together with a driving license that it is based on.


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Driving with a car hire in Wellington - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Wellington so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

Our data shows that for weekend car hire deals during June in Wellington, you can expect to pay around £20. A particularly good deal might be around £20, which is the lowest quote for Wellington we've seen so far. £30 is a normal deal for a week-long hire in Wellington, but for June it's not uncommon to see prices as low as £15, depending on your requirements.

You can expect to find the cheapest car hire prices in Wellington from Bargain Car Rentals, who has 2 locations in the city. momondo users have found daily rates as low as £8, but the average rate for car rentals in Wellington from Bargain Car Rentals is £13/day.

Every car hire company in Wellington has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car hire companies in Wellington include AeroDrive, Hertz, and Europcar, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

We recommend hiring an Economy car when visiting Wellington during the month of June. While an Economy car doesn’t handle ice and snow very well, it is an ideal car for mild temperatures and rain. In June, Wellington experiences temperatures averaging 9 °C and 130 mm of precipitation - ideal conditions for renting an Economy car. Hiring a Economy in Wellington will cost you £18/day on average.

Europcar has the most locations in Wellington, New Zealand with 2 locations. At those locations, momondo users can typically find car rental rates of £32/day.

The speed limit in Wellington is 35 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Wellington also has a suburban speed limit of 65 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in Wellington, be aware that the speed limit is generally 70 mph.

Those looking for a hire car in Wellington during the month of May should expect temperatures to be around 12 °C and should expect around 120 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

If you’re looking for a Wellington hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of May it’s important to know that the rest of Wellington typically has a temperature of 12 °C and will usually expect 120 mm of precipitation.


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Why use momondo?

momondo finds and compares thousands of car hire websites to provide you with the best selection of policies and car hire in Wellington. Finding a car hire is quick and free of charge, so using momondo for your booking makes sense.

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in Wellington, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Of course! momondo has a dedicated filter for users to specifically look at car hire in Wellington which offer free cancellation.

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for car hire in Wellington.

Yes, momondo can show you specific deals which include enhanced cleaning on car hire in Wellington.

Yes, car hire deals in Wellington with unlimited mileage can be found on momondo.


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