Car Rental at Taupo Airport

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Taupo Airport, Taupo, New Zealand
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Taupo Airport Car Rental
Full-size SUV
Hyundai Santa Fe 5+2 or similar
Hyundai Santa Fe 5+2
  • 7
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Avis
$51.53 / per day
Taupo Airport Car Rental
Compact
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Corolla
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ezi Car Rental
$52.67 / per day
Taupo Airport Car Rental
Economy
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$63.58 / per day
Taupo Airport Car Rental
Premium SUV
Toyota Prado or similar
Toyota Prado
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Budget
$92.17 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Taupo Airport Car Rental
Intermediate SUV
Mitsubishi Eclipse or similar
Mitsubishi Eclipse
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ezi Car Rental
$61.21 / per day
Taupo Airport Car Rental
Full-size Crossover
Mitsubishi Outlander or similar
Mitsubishi Outlander
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ezi Car Rental
$63.65 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 17:16 on 2023-11-27. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
English, Samoan
Currency
NZD
Drive on
Left-hand side
Country code
+64
Average car rental price
$64 per day
Average car rental length
6 days
Speed limit within town
30 - 50 km/h or 19 - 31 mph
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h or 50 - 62 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
$1.72 per liter or $6.51 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
$1.56 per liter or $5.91 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
$2.10 per liter or $7.94 / 1 gallon

Airport info

Rating
7.6
  • Getting to the airport 9.1
  • Check-in and departures 7.3
  • Terminal facilities 8.3
  • Wi-Fi 9.4
  • Restaurants and car rental services 5.7
  • Lounge 5.5

Taupo Airport (TUO)

  • IATA: TUO
  • ICAO: NZAP
  • Name: Taupo Airport (TUO)
  • Distance from city: 5 miles / 8 km

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When are car rental prices the lowest at Taupo Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Taupo Airport varies by season. This graph compares prices from month to month in order to help you find the best time of year.
Average rental costs per day at Taupo Airport
$47.92
January
$73.49
February
$135.19
March
April
May
$96.42
June
$44.13
July
August
September
October
$36.21
November
$63.22
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car at Taupo Airport is November — when rental costs average $36.21 per day. This is 49% cheaper than the yearly average and 73% cheaper than renting a car in March (when prices average $135.19 per day).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

For how long do renters keep their vehicles at Taupo Airport?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in February the average rental period is 8 days, while in June, the average rental period is only 1 days.
Average number of rental days at Taupo Airport
6
January
8
February
6
March
April
May
1
June
5
July
August
September
October
3
November
8
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car at Taupo Airport?

Based on how many users search for a car in at Taupo Airport, travelers are most likely to rent a car at Taupo Airport in November, while they are least likely to rent in in January.
Monthly searches at Taupo Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
88%
January
88%
February
88%
March
April
May
88%
June
88%
July
August
September
October
175%
November
88%
December

Car Rental Information

Popular suppliers Ezi Car Rental, Hertz, Avis
Popular car categories Medium cars, Small cars, SUVs
Lowest price $52 per day
Cheapest supplier Avis

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
Ezi Car Rental Toyota Corolla 5 1 Medium cars
Avis Toyota Corolla 4 2 Medium cars
Ezi Car Rental Toyota Yaris Cross 4 2 Small cars
Hertz Toyota Hiace 5 2 Vans
Hertz Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars
Hertz Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs

Our Customers' Reviews

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Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Ezi Car Rental
8.9 / 10
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Lowest rated company
Avis
8.5 / 10
Total rental companies
5
Average daily price
$64.13
Lowest daily price
$51.53
Total cars available
8

Top 5 Suppliers at Taupo Airport in 2023

Ezi Car Rental
Ezi Car Rental
Very good 8.9 / 1 reviews
+640800545000 / +6433592721
1105 Anzac Memorial Drive, Wharewaka, Taupo 2022
$53 - $64
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Hertz
Very good 8.9
+64073788056
Taupo Airport, 1105 Anzac Memorial Drive, Wharewaka, Taupō 3378
$64 - $87
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:30
Tue:08:00-19:30
Wed:08:00-19:30
Thu:08:00-19:30
Fri:08:00-19:30
Sat:08:00-15:00
Sun:08:00-19:30
Thrifty
Thrifty
Very good 8.9
+64073457756
1105 Anzac Memorial Drive Wharewaka
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-17:00
Sun:08:00-17:00
Budget
Budget
Very good 8.8
6473789764
Terminal Building
$92
Working hours
Mon:08:00-19:00
Tue:08:00-19:00
Wed:08:30-20:30
Thu:08:00-19:00
Fri:08:00-19:00
Sat:08:00-13:30
Sun:11:00-13:00; 17:15-19:15
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.5 / 1 reviews
6473786305
Terminal Building
$52 - $59
Working hours
Mon:08:30-19:15
Tue:08:30-19:15
Wed:08:30-20:30
Thu:08:30-19:15
Fri:08:30-19:15
Sat:08:30-12:00
Sun:11:00-13:00; 17:15-19:15
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