Car Hire at Christchurch Airport

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Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Intermediate
Toyota Corolla (2013 - 2016) or comparable
Toyota Corolla (2013 - 2016)
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Mode Car Rentals
£ 26.76 per day
Full-size
Toyota Estima *Branded Vehicle* or comparable
	Toyota Estima *Branded Vehicle*
  • 5
  • 4
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Jucy
£ 27.02 per day
Economy
Toyota Mark X or comparable
Toyota Mark X
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ezu Car Rental
£ 27.79 per day
Compact
Toyota Corolla Sedan or comparable
Toyota Corolla Sedan
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Yes Rentals
£ 35.96 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Economy Elite
Toyota Corolla or comparable
Toyota Corolla
  • 4
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Ace Rental Cars
£ 37.78 / per day
Minivan
Toyota Alphard or comparable
Toyota Alphard
  • 8
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Discount Car Rentals New Zealand
£ 40.49 / per day
Mini
Ford Ka or comparable
Ford Ka
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Auto.
NUCarrentals
£ 45.82 / per day
Minivan
Toyota Previa or comparable
Toyota Previa
  • 8
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
yesaway
£ 47.69 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 03:00 on 2022-07-25.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
NZD
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Dialing code
64
Budget car hire price
£ 33.95 / per day
Average car hire length
8 days
Speed limit within city centre
30 - 60 km/h
19 - 37 mi/h
Speed limit out of city centre
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Average gasoline price
£ 1.40 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.51 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.31 / 1 liter

Airport information

Score
7.8
  • Getting to the airport 7.2
  • Check-in desks 8.0
  • Facilities and services 7.5
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 6.1
  • Dining and car hire services 6.7
  • Lounge 6.4

Christchurch Airport (CHC)

  • IATA: CHC
  • ICAO: NZCH
  • Name: Christchurch Airport (CHC)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Flights per year: 94,955
  • Passengers (per year): 6,439,703
  • Distance from the city centre: 5.6 miles / 9 km WNW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +64 3 358 5029
  • Email: info@cial.co.nz

Top 13 Destinations around Christchurch Airport

  1. Westport Airport starting at £ 67.04 per day
    209.1 km / 129.9 miles away
  2. Wellington Airport starting at £ 26.35 per day
    301.8 km / 187.5 miles away
  3. Wellington Inter Island Ferry Terminal starting at £ 26.21 per day
    306.4 km / 190.4 miles away
  4. Dunedin Airport starting at £ 33.94 per day
    330.1 km / 205.1 miles away
  5. Queenstown Airport starting at £ 36.08 per day
    349.4 km / 217.1 miles away
  6. Whanganui Airport starting at £ 64.42 per day
    441.1 km / 274.1 miles away
  7. Invercargill Airport starting at £ 70.58 per day
    466.9 km / 290.1 miles away
  8. New Plymouth Airport starting at £ 41.16 per day
    514.7 km / 319.8 miles away
  9. Taupo Airport starting at £ 42.48 per day
    603.5 km / 375.0 miles away
  10. Gisborne Airport starting at £ 41.16 per day
    701.9 km / 436.1 miles away
  11. Whakatane Airport starting at £ 34.70 per day
    718.0 km / 446.2 miles away
  12. Auckland Onehunga starting at £ 16.76 per day
    752.7 km / 467.7 miles away
  13. Auckland East Tamaki starting at £ 13.35 per day
    753.1 km / 468.0 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car at Christchurch Airport?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Christchurch Airport fluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car at Christchurch Airport
£ 26.77
January
£ 28.90
February
£ 21.30
March
£ 22.82
April
£ 24.57
May
£ 22.05
June
£ 21.74
July
£ 20.89
August
£ 45.10
September
£ 40.96
October
£ 61.31
November
£ 61.31
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Christchurch Airport is August with prices starting at £ 20.89 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is November with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 61.31. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 33. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

What’s the most popular hire length at Christchurch Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Christchurch Airport keep them for an average of 13 days during in June, while those picking up their cars in October keep them for an average of 3.
Average Hire Length at Christchurch Airport
10
January
9
February
9
March
10
April
10
May
13
June
12
July
12
August
4
September
3
October
4
November
4
December

Which month sees the highest demand for car hire at Christchurch Airport?

Though Christchurch Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in January. October is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
228%
January
174%
February
139%
March
124%
April
122%
May
105%
June
142%
July
164%
August
September
October
November
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
yesaway Toyota RAV4 5 3 SUVs
Snap Rentals Toyota Vitz 5 2 Small cars
yesaway Mazda Demio 4 2 Medium cars
Discount Car Rentals New Zealand Toyota Yaris 5 2 Small cars
yesaway Toyota Corolla 4 3 Large cars
Snap Rentals Toyota Aqua 5 1 Medium cars
yesaway Suzuki Swift 5 1 Small cars
Snap Rentals Toyota Yaris 5 1 Small cars
Discount Car Rentals New Zealand Toyota Corolla 4 2 Large cars
Yes Rentals Toyota Vitz 5 2 Small cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
yesaway
9.45 / 10
Lowest rated company
NUCarrentals
7.42 / 10
Total number of reviews
72
Total rental companies
29
Average daily price
£ 33.95
Lowest daily price
£ 8.12
Total cars available
169

Top 29 Hire Companies at Christchurch Airport in 2022

yesaway
yesaway
Remarkable 9.4 / 513 reviews
+6433585740
153 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch, New Zealand
£ 48 - £ 170
Working hours
Mon:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Tue:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Wed:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Thu:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Fri:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Sat:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Sun:08:01-17:59; 00:00-08:00; 18:00-23:59
Discount Car Rentals New Zealand
Discount Car Rentals New Zealand
Remarkable 9.3 / 198 reviews
+6433578919 / +64277220028 / +6439743818
153 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch
£ 36 - £ 41
Working hours
Mon:09:00-16:55
Tue:09:00-16:55
Wed:09:00-16:55
Thu:09:00-16:55
Fri:09:00-16:55
Sat:09:00-16:55
Sun:09:00-16:55
SIXT
SIXT
Remarkable 9.1 / 25 reviews
+6436660026
Ground Floor, Airport Terminal, Rental Car Kiosk, 30 Durey Road, Christchurch 8053
£ 65 - £ 150
Jucy
Jucy
Remarkable 9 / 17 reviews
+6493744360 / 0800399736
JUCY Car Rental, 157 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
£ 27 - £ 27
Working hours
Mon:08:30-16:00
Tue:08:30-16:00
Wed:08:30-16:00
Thu:08:30-16:00
Fri:08:30-16:00
Sat:08:30-16:00
Sun:08:30-16:00
Hertz
Hertz
Remarkable 9 / 6 reviews
+64033586730
Christchurch International Airport, 30 Durey Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053
£ 73 - £ 148
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.9 / 19 reviews
+6498703330
30 Durey Rd, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053
£ 106 - £ 150
USAVE
USAVE
Outstanding 8.9 / 75 reviews
+6492569430
170 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053
£ 44 - £ 106
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:15
Tue:08:00-17:15
Wed:08:00-17:15
Thu:08:00-17:15
Fri:08:00-17:15
Sat:08:00-17:15
Sun:08:00-17:15
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Outstanding 8.9 / 26 reviews
+6435951828
11-15 Logistics Drive Harewood Christchurch 8051
Working hours
Mon:08:30-17:30
Tue:08:30-17:30
Wed:08:30-17:30
Thu:08:30-17:30
Fri:08:30-17:30
Sat:08:30-17:30
Sun:08:30-17:30
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.9 / 43 reviews
+64033579202
Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
£ 52 - £ 118
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Go Rentals
Go Rentals
Outstanding 8.9
+6433584051 / 0508246784
155 Orchard Rd, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8051
£ 62 - £ 90
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
Mode Car Rentals
Mode Car Rentals
Outstanding 8.8 / 184 reviews
+64035951828
11 Logistics Drive, Harewood, Christchurch 8051
£ 27 - £ 61
Working hours
Mon:08:30-17:30
Tue:08:30-17:30
Wed:08:30-17:30
Thu:08:30-17:30
Fri:08:30-17:30
Sat:08:30-17:30
Sun:08:30-17:30
Ace Rental Cars
Ace Rental Cars
Outstanding 8.8 / 2 reviews
0800502277
166 Orchard Rd, Harewood
£ 38 - £ 86
Working hours
Mon:08:30-17:00
Tue:08:30-17:00
Wed:08:30-17:00
Thu:08:30-17:00
Fri:08:30-17:00
Sat:08:30-17:00
Sun:08:30-17:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.7 / 13 reviews
+64033579202
CHRISTCHURCH INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL
£ 69 - £ 130
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Snap Rentals
Snap Rentals
Outstanding 8.6 / 216 reviews
+640800288699 / +6492752438
170 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8051
£ 39 - £ 74
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:30
Tue:08:00-17:30
Wed:08:00-17:30
Thu:08:00-17:30
Fri:08:00-17:30
Sat:08:00-17:30
Sun:08:00-17:30
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
+6433586554
30 Durey Rd, Harewood, Christchurch 8053
£ 122 - £ 150
Yes Rentals
Yes Rentals
Outstanding 8.6 / 181 reviews
+6434202878
152 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053
£ 36 - £ 164
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
National
National
Outstanding 8.5
+6433586554
30 Durey Rd
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
Outstanding 8.5
033570231
Terminal Building
£ 66 - £ 149
Working hours
Mon:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
EV Hire
EV Hire
Outstanding 8.5 / 2 reviews
+6492171001
152 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
Thrifty
Thrifty
Outstanding 8.5 / 5 reviews
+6433531940
Airport Desk
Working hours
Mon:07:30-22:30
Tue:07:30-22:30
Wed:07:30-22:30
Thu:07:30-22:30
Fri:07:30-22:30
Sat:07:30-22:30
Sun:07:30-22:30
RightCars
RightCars
Outstanding 8.4 / 75 reviews
+6468880032
Christchurch International Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:30-20:00
Tue:07:30-20:00
Wed:07:30-20:00
Thu:07:30-20:00
Fri:07:30-20:00
Sat:07:30-18:00
Sun:07:30-18:00
Ezu Car Rental
Ezu Car Rental
Outstanding 8.4 / 27 reviews
+64210438288
168 Orchard Road, Harewood
£ 28 - £ 231
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-22:00
Sun:07:00-22:00
Bargain Rental Cars
Bargain Rental Cars
Outstanding 8.4 / 76 reviews
+640800001110 / +640212470346 / +64033603113
6 Sir Keith Park Place, Harewood, Christchurch 8051
£ 53 - £ 53
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:08:00-18:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.3
033589661
Terminal Building
£ 81 - £ 81
Working hours
Mon:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-00:30; 06:00-23:59
Surprice
Surprice
Outstanding 8.2
+6436660026
5 Ivan Jamieson Place
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:07:00-19:00
Sun:07:00-19:00
Firefly
Firefly
Outstanding 8.1
033586730
CHRISTCHURCH APT
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 07:00-23:59
Interrent
Interrent
Great 7.9 / 1 reviews
+6402102787307
73 Orchard Rd., Harewood Christchurch 8053 New Zealand
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Goldcar
Goldcar
Great 7.8 / 1 reviews
+34965233425 / +6402102787307
Wairakei Rd, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Great 7.4 / 12 reviews
+640800800317 / +640800800312
218 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
£ 46 - £ 147
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:09:00-16:00
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