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Score Low Rates on Rental Cars in Penrose

couple inside a blue car rental in penrose

Penrose is an industrial suburb of Auckland, nine kilometres south-east of the CBD. Find the best available rates in the area with VroomVroomVroom for an easy start to your next adventure.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car in Penrose

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, Premium, Wagon/Estate, Van, SUV
Number of Depots3
SuppliersAvis, Budget, Hertz

Auckland Airport Collection

Flying into Auckland? We work with nine rental brands that service Auckland Airport (AKL), so for the convenience of having your vehicle ready when you land, consider an airport rental.

Rental Car Depots in Penrose

We compare rates offered by the following local rental brands:

Avis logo374 Church Street, Penrose 1061
7:30am - 4:00pm weekdays.
8:30am - 4:00pm Saturday.
Closed Sunday.
Budget logo374 Church Street, Penrose 1061
7:30am - 4:00pm weekdays.
8:30am - 4:00pm Saturday.
Closed Sunday.
Hertz logo154 Victoria Street West, Auckland 1010
7:30am - 5:00pm daily.

Frequently Asked Questions for Penrose Car Rental

Can I pick up my rental car in Penrose and drop it off somewhere else?

You can. Many of our car rental partners charge a one-way fee to do so, but to make life easy, we include this fee in the rates we compare for you.

How far is Penrose from Auckland’s CBD?

It takes just under 20 minutes to drive your rental car from Auckland’s CBD to Penrose via the Auckland Southern Motorway.

How far is Penrose from Auckland Airport?

Take your rental car from Auckland Airport via George Bolt Memorial Drive. You’ll reach Penrose in just under 20 minutes.

Penrose, pick up and go in your rental car!

Located about nine kilometres southeast of Auckland c ity central, with a handy location just off the southern motorway, you'll find Penrose - an industrial suburb in the city of Auckland.

Penrose is an industrial area, but you have fantastic transport connections to nearby shopping and some of the best green spaces in Auckland, while you get to grips with your rental car and become familiar with the layout of Auckland.


One Tree Hill and Cornwall Park

Address: Olive Grove, One Tree Hill, Penrose, Auckland

Head to see one of Aucklands most iconic destinations, a 182m volcanic peak (also known as Maungakiekie) which holds the grave of Sir John Logan Campbell, an Auckland leader in the 1800's who gifted the land for Cornwall Park. The mountain was the site of Maori fortifications, and evidence of the Pa remains today. The summit of One Tree Hill has spectacular views over the whole city isthmus.

Waiatarua Reserve

Address: 98 Abbotts Way, Remuera, Auckland

Here you'll find wide open spaces, pockets of bush, native planting with walkways that surround New Zealands largets urban wetland restoration project. The 49 acres of wetland operates as a stormwater treatment system for the surrounding suburbs, but despite its unappealing use this wetland serves as a sanctuary for the birdlife and wetland plants creating a beautiful setting to enjoy.

Panmure Basin

Address: 18A Watene Road, 100 Ireland Road and Lagoon Drive, Panmure
Not only does this location offer a visual oasis with walkways to enjoy, you can take a dip in these waters, go fishing or enjoy a picnic lunch on its shores. Or head to Lagoon Leisure and Fitness facility to enjoy the indoor heated pool, sauna, spa, outdoor pool, hydroslide, dive boards and splash pad.

Sylvia Park Shopping Centre:

Address: 286 Mount Wellington Highway

Mt Wellington is an adjoining suburb to Penrose, and is home to the large shopping centre of Sylvia Park. It is the ideal place to stock up on supplies for your road trip, with over 200 stores, including several supermarkets.

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