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Finding a Cheap Car Rental at Auckland Airport Is Now Easy

Auckland airport

Start your North Island road trip by collecting your rental car from Auckland Airport. Search, compare, and book the best rates from New Zealand’s leading brands with VroomVroomVroom.

International travel into New Zealand from Australia is currently restricted due to COVID-19. If you have an existing booking that has been impacted by these restrictions, please contact us .

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car at Auckland Airport

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Fullsize, Luxury, Van, SUV, Sport, Wagon/Estate, Recreational
Number of Depots9
Car Rental BrandsAlamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, GO Rentals, Hertz, Sixt, Thrifty

Car Rental Depots at Auckland Airport

Most car hire providers at Auckland Airport are located in the arrivals area of the terminal’s ground floor. If arriving at the airport’s domestic terminal, car rental counters are located on the ground floor of the multi-level car park outside the terminal building.

Alamo logo
7:30am - 8:00pm daily.
Avis logo7:00am - 10:00pm daily.
Budget logo7:00am - 10:00pm daily.
Enterprise logo7:30am - 8:00pm daily.
Europcar logo7:30am - 10:30pm daily.
Go Rentals logo
7:00am - 5:00pm daily.*
Hertz logo7:00am - 10:30pm daily.
Sixt logo
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.*
8:00am - 12:30pm weekdends.
Thrifty logo7:30am - 8:00pm daily.

*Sixt and GO Rentals are off-airport providers, meaning a complimentary shuttle bus will take you direct from the terminal to their respective depots.

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What Our Customers Say

Sonia (September 2019): Sonia picked up her rental car from Europcar at Auckland Airport. She booked a compact car for 5 days and rated the condition of the car a 10/10. She said she had to wait for 10 minutes for the keys to be brought to the counter but the front counter staff were very good.

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Frequently Asked Questions for Auckland Airport Car Rental

What is the highest-rated rental car in Auckland Airport?

The highest-rated rental car in Auckland Airport is a Toyota Rav4 Auto or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

What is the highest-rated car rental brand in Auckland Airport?

Thrifty is the highest-rated car rental brand in Auckland Airport based on recent ratings by our customers.

Is travel open between Australia and New Zealand?

Visit immigration.govt.nz for updates on New Zealand travel restrictions.

Where do I return my rental car at Auckland Airport?

To return your vehicle, simply follow the signs into the airport to ‘Car Rental Return’. Rental cars are to be returned to the same pick-up locations. Once you arrive in the car park, simply follow the signs to your chosen car rental provider.

Where is the nearest petrol station to refuel the rental car at Auckland Airport?

The nearest petrol station to Auckland Airport is Z Station located at George Bolt and Tom Pearce Drive and it is open 24 hours. Generally, as long as you fill up your fuel within 20-kilometres of your drop-off location the fuel tank should remain full for drop-off.