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Best deals found for Christchurch, Canterbury car rentals

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EconomyC$ 21/day
CompactC$ 32/day
IntermediateC$ 60/day
SUVC$ 69/day
MinivanC$ 80/day
Full-size SUVC$ 103/day
Passenger VanC$ 223/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 51/day
Supplier choiceC$ 58/day
Compact SUVC$ 63/day
Standard SUVC$ 80/day
Best rates found by momondo users in the past 48 hours.

Rental cars insight and trends in Christchurch

Useful insights to help you book the perfect rental car in Christchurch

What is the cheapest rental car agency in Christchurch?

The cheapest rental cars in Christchurch are generally found through New Zealand Discount Car Rentals. When booking with New Zealand Discount Car Rentals, you may be able to find rental car prices for as low as C$ 14/day. The average price to rent a car in Christchurch is C$ 31/day.

What car rental company in Christchurch has the most locations?

Avis has the most locations of any rental car company in Christchurch, with 3 locations.

What car do most people rent in Christchurch?

Toyota Corolla rentals and Kia Niro rentals in Christchurch are the two most popular car models, according to our data. Toyota Corolla rental prices in Christchurch can vary depending on what company you rent from, but our users have found that prices average C$ 57/day and can be as low as C$ 29/day. Kia Niro rental prices can also vary, but tend to average C$ 49/day, with the cheapest deals as low as C$ 47/day.

Christchurch, Canterbury car rental deals found on momondo

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Small cars

C$ 32 - C$ 78

All Car Types

C$ 37 - C$ 91

The average price of a small car rental in Christchurch, New Zealand is C$ 50. The cheapest time to rent a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand is in May. The price is 38% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 32 per day. A small car rental is typically 22% less expensive than the average rental car in Christchurch. The average price of a vehicle rental 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. Below are the best prices for Christchurch small car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car rental in Christchurch, New Zealand is C$ 68. The cheapest time to rent a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand is in May. The price is 52% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 33 per day. A medium car rental is typically 5% more expensive than the average rental car in Christchurch. The average price of a vehicle rental 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. Below are the best prices for Christchurch medium car rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car rental in Christchurch, New Zealand is C$ 85. The cheapest time to rent a large car in Christchurch, New Zealand is in April. The price is 50% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 43 per day. A large car rental is typically 25% more expensive than the average rental car in Christchurch. The average price of a vehicle rental 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.

The average price of a SUV rental in Christchurch, New Zealand is C$ 78. The cheapest time to rent a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand is in May. The price is 41% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 47 per day. A SUV rental is typically 18% more expensive than the average rental car in Christchurch. The average price of a vehicle rental 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. Below are the best prices for Christchurch SUV rentals found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van rental in Christchurch, New Zealand is C$ 72. The cheapest time to rent a van in Christchurch, New Zealand is in May. The price is 35% lower than the rest of the year at just C$ 48 per day. A van rental is typically 11% more expensive than the average rental car in Christchurch. The average price of a vehicle rental 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. Below are the best prices for Christchurch van rentals found on momondo in the past week.

Honda Fit
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
5-door vehicles

C$ 21/day

12 Jul - 14 Jul
Honda Fit
Nissan Sentra
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

C$ 32/day

12 Jul - 14 Jul
Nissan Sentra
Honda Civic
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

C$ 52/day

12 Jul - 14 Jul
Honda Civic

Christchurch car rental directory

All major car rental suppliers in Christchurch, Canterbury

Rental Cars 247

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.6
Wonderful
15 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.5

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.1

Value

9.1

Budget

8.4
Very good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

8.8

Apex

8.3
Very good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Thrifty

8.0
Very good
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.5

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.2

Hertz

7.3
Good
12 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.8

Value

7.5

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Dollar

3 locations

Quick facts about car rentals in Christchurch

Get the overview on great rental deals, popular car rental companies, and best car types for your visit in Christchurch

Most Popular Agency

Mode Car & Camper Rentals

Popular Car Types

SUV, Intermediate, Economy

Cheapest Rental Car

C$ 26

Most Popular Model

Toyota Corolla
The most popular Christchurch car rental agency found on momondo this month is Mode Car & Camper Rentals. Other top choices for car rental companies are New Zealand Discount Car Rentals and Apex
The following car types were offered at rental car companies in Christchurch in the past 72 hours: SUV, Intermediate, Economy.
The lowest price for a rental car in Christchurch is C$ 26/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from C$ 41/day.
The most popular car model to rent in Christchurch in the past 7 days is the Toyota Corolla. Our users also prefer the Class Special Pickup Truck as an alternative.

Driving with a rental car in Christchurch - FAQs

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

How much will it cost to rent a car in Christchurch, New Zealand in July?

To rent a car for a weekend in Christchurch in July, the average price was C$ 61 with cheaper deals starting around C$ 39. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about C$ 20 to C$ 60.

Is there a fee to cancel my Christchurch, New Zealand car rental?

Rental cars in Christchurch from popular agencies such as Dollar, EZI, and Bargain Rental Cars will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Christchurch, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in Christchurch during July?

Renting a Standard car in Christchurch during the month of July is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 7 °C and precipitation around 50 mm during July, a Standard car is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Christchurch will cost you C$ 63/day on average.

What is the speed limit in Christchurch, New Zealand?

The speed limit in Christchurch is 50 km/h, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Christchurch also has a suburban speed limit of 100 km/h which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Christchurch, be aware that the speed limit is generally 110 km/h.

What car rental company has the Toyota RAV4 in Christchurch?

What is the weather like in Christchurch, New Zealand in June?

Those looking for a rental car in Christchurch during the month of June should expect temperatures to be around 6 °C and should expect around 60 mm of precipitation. This information can be helpful when choosing which car you’d like to rent.

Is the weather in Christchurch similar to the rest of Canterbury?

Travellers looking to leave from Christchurch on a road trip around Canterbury or the surrounding areas during the month of June should expect temperatures around 6 °C and about 60 mm of possible rain through the month.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Christchurch?

Prices for cars in Christchurch were last updated today.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Christchurch?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Christchurch?

Age requirements for drivers vary depending on the country, including Christchurch. In several EU countries, drivers must be 18 years old. Generally, to rent a car overseas, you must be at least 21 years old, and if you're under 25, you may be charged a young driver surcharge. It's recommended that you review the policy of your preferred rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Christchurch?

To rent a car in Christchurch, all drivers must have a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide proof of return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car rental in Christchurch?

Choosing momondo to search for rental cars in Christchurch makes sense because it is quick and free of charge. We find all the rental car prices and policies, you simply choose what works best for you and your trip.

How does momondo help me find the best car rental deal in Christchurch?

Once you have performed a search for a car rental in Christchurch, 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.

Does momondo show car rental deals in Christchurch with free cancellation?

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

Can I rent a car with a fair fuel policy in Christchurch on momondo?

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for rental cars in Christchurch.

Can I find a car rental in Christchurch which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

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

Can I search for rental cars in Christchurch with unlimited mileage on momondo?

Unlimited mileage is indeed an option momondo offers on rental cars in Christchurch.


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