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Car Hire at Wellington Airport

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Wellington Airport, Wellington, New Zealand
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500+ Trusted Providers:

Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Economy
Toyota Vitz or comparable
Toyota Vitz
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Bargain Rental Cars
£ 14.20 / per day
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Compact
Toyota Yaris or comparable
Toyota Yaris
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 22.51 / per day
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Intermediate
Kia Cerato or comparable
Kia Cerato
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£ 22.60 / per day
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Full-size Elite
Ford Ranger or comparable
Ford Ranger
  • 5
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
£ 39.31 / per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Standard
Mitsubishi Outlander or comparable
Mitsubishi Outlander
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
£ 41.34 / per day
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Minivan
Mazda Premacy or comparable
Mazda Premacy
  • 6x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Bargain Rental Cars
£ 28.88 / per day
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Minivan
Toyota Hiace 2004 or comparable
Toyota Hiace 2004
  • 10x
  • 3x
  • 4x
  • Man.
Bargain Rental Cars
£ 48.08 / per day
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Economy
Hyundai Getz or comparable
Hyundai Getz
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Bargain Rental Cars
£ 14.20 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 02:02 on 2021-01-18.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
NZD
Dialing code
64
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
30 - 60 km/h
19 - 37 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%

Airport information

Score
8.0
  • Getting to the airport 8.7
  • Check-in desks 8.5
  • Facilities and services 8.1
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 8.1
  • Dining and car hire services 7.5
  • Lounge 7.2

Wellington Airport (WLG)

  • IATA: WLG
  • ICAO: NZWN
  • Name: Wellington Airport (WLG)
  • Size: Large Airport
  • Flights per year: 100,696
  • Distance from the city centre: 3.1 miles / 5 km SE of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: +64 4 385 5100
  • Email: mail@wellingtonairport.co.nz

Top 15 Destinations around Wellington Airport

  1. 3.9 km / 2.4 miles away
  2. Car Hire at Blenheim Airport starting at £ 32.49 per day
    79.9 km / 49.6 miles away
  3. Car Hire at Palmerston North Airport starting at £ 19.76 per day
    129.4 km / 80.4 miles away
  4. Car Hire at Nelson Airport starting at £ 32.49 per day
    130.0 km / 80.8 miles away
  5. Car Hire at New Plymouth Airport starting at £ 19.76 per day
    259.6 km / 161.3 miles away
  6. Car Hire at Napier Airport starting at £ 28.12 per day
    270.0 km / 167.8 miles away
  7. Car Hire at Christchurch Airport starting at £ 8.39 per day
    305.2 km / 189.6 miles away
  8. Car Hire at Rotorua Airport starting at £ 35.53 per day
    378.2 km / 235.0 miles away
  9. Car Hire at Tauranga Airport starting at £ 46.18 per day
    421.3 km / 261.8 miles away
  10. Car Hire at Auckland Airport starting at £ 8.17 per day
    477.1 km / 296.5 miles away
  11. Car Hire Auckland Ponsonby starting at £ 11.30 per day
    494.5 km / 307.3 miles away
  12. Car Hire at Whangarei Airport starting at £ 29.98 per day
    616.1 km / 382.9 miles away
  13. Car Hire at Dunedin Airport starting at £ 28.89 per day
    632.7 km / 393.1 miles away
  14. Car Hire at Queenstown Airport starting at £ 10.58 per day
    641.1 km / 398.4 miles away
  15. Car Hire at Invercargill Airport starting at £ 32.49 per day
    768.9 km / 477.7 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data show how prices for hiring a car at Wellington 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 Wellington Airport
£ 33.47
January
£ 39.39
February
£ 36.60
March
£ 11.13
April
£ 14.24
May
June
£ 27.15
July
August
£ 23.24
September
£ 23.94
October
£ 33.58
November
£ 33.58
December
The cheapest month to hire a car at Wellington Airport is April with prices starting at £ 11.13 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is February with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 39.39. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 23. 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 Wellington Airport?

Hirers picking up a car at Wellington Airport keep them for an average of 13 days during in September, while those picking up their cars in February keep them for an average of 7.
Average Hire Length at Wellington Airport
8
January
7
February
7
March
7
April
7
May
8
June
8
July
8
August
13
September
10
October
11
November
8
December

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

Though Wellington Airport is popular for travellers all year long, the month with the highest demand for hire cars is in January. June is the month that sees the lowest demand for hire cars.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
144%
January
116%
February
99%
March
102%
April
92%
May
55%
June
77%
July
83%
August
80%
September
101%
October
122%
November
129%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Routes Car & Truck Rentals Toyota Yaris 4 2 Medium cars
Alamo Hyundai Accent 4 2 Medium cars
Europcar Nissan Qashqai 5 3 SUVs
Keddy Ford Ranger 4 4 SUVs
Routes Car & Truck Rentals Toyota RAV4 4 3 SUVs
Go Rentals MG3 Hatchback 4 2 Small cars
Alamo Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
Alamo Hyundai i20 4 2 Small cars
Alamo Holden Equinox 5 3 SUVs
Routes Car & Truck Rentals Toyota Previa 5 3 People Carriers/Vans

Top 13 Hire Companies at Wellington Airport in 2021

Go Rentals
Go Rentals
Remarkable 9.2
+6443881054 / 0508246584
357 Broadway, Miramar, Wellington 6022
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
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.8
+64043806617
TERMINAL BUILDING
£ 30 - £ 41
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:07:30-20:00
Sun:07:30-20:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.8
43808914
STEWART DUFF DRIVE, RONGOTAI
£ 23 - £ 33
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.7
+6445550523
1 Freight Drive, 6022 Wellington
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6
+64043806617
TERMINAL BUILDING
£ 30 - £ 39
Working hours
Mon:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Tue:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Wed:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Thu:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Fri:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sat:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Sun:00:00-01:00; 06:00-23:59
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
6448021088
Terminal Building
Working hours
Mon:07:30-21:30
Tue:07:30-21:30
Wed:07:30-21:30
Thu:07:30-21:30
Fri:07:30-21:30
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:30-21:30
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.5
43808914
Stewart Duff Drive Rongotai
Working hours
Mon:07:00-20:00
Tue:07:00-20:00
Wed:07:00-20:00
Thu:07:00-20:00
Fri:07:00-20:00
Sat:07:00-20:00
Sun:07:00-20:00
Budget
Budget
Outstanding 8.5
6443880987
Stewart Duff Dr Rongotai Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:30-21:30
Tue:07:30-21:30
Wed:07:30-21:30
Thu:07:30-21:30
Fri:07:30-21:30
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:07:30-21:30
Economy rent a car
Economy rent a car
Outstanding 8.5
+6493033912
3 Rex Street, Miramar, Wellington 6022
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
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.4
43808914
STEWART DUFF DRIVE RONGOTAI,
£ 21 - £ 36
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Routes Car & Truck Rentals
Outstanding 8.2
+6442138938
25 Shelly Bay Road Maupuia Wellington 6022
£ 21 - £ 24
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
Bargain Rental Cars
Bargain Rental Cars
Outstanding 8
+640800566701 / +64043840134
17 Shelly Bay Road, Miramar, Wellington
£ 14 - £ 62
NUCarrentals
NUCarrentals
Great 7.6
+640800736825
76 Tauhinu Road Greenhithe Auckland 0632 New Zealand
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