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Rent a Low-Cost Rental Car from Queenstown Airport

Queenstown airport

Lock in low rates on your next hire car when flying into Queenstown Airport (ZQN). VroomVroomVroom compares prices from nine rental brands, presenting a range of vehicle options to suit your budget.

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 Queenstown Airport

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

Car Rental Depots at Queenstown Airport

Most car rental providers at Queenstown Airport are conveniently located in the arrivals hall of the terminal.

Avis logo
8:30am - 8:30pm daily.
Alamo logo
8:00am - 4:30pm daily.
Budget logo
8:00am - 8:30pm daily.
Enterprise logo
8:00am - 4:30pm daily.
Europcar logo
8:30am - 8:30pm daily.
Go Rentals logo
8:00am - 5:00pm daily.
Hertz logo
7:30am - 9:30pm daily.
Sixt logo
7:30am - 5:00pm weekdays.*
8:00am - 4:30pm weekends.
Thrifty logo
8:00am - 8:30pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
8:00am - 4:30pm Saturday, Sunday, Monday.

*Sixt is an off-airport provider, meaning a complimentary shuttle bus will take you direct from the terminal to their site.

See more info on hiring a car from Queenstown

Frequently Asked Questions for Queenstown Airport Car Hire

What is the highest-rated rental car at Queenstown Airport?

As per recent ratings by our customers, the highest-rated rental car at Queenstown Airport is a Toyota Hilux, or similar.

Who is the highest-rated rental car supplier at Queenstown Airport?

Enterprise is the highest-rated rental car supplier at Queenstown Airport according to recent ratings by our customers.

Where is the closest petrol station to Queenstown Airport?

The Pak'nSave Fuel on 302 Hawthorne Drive is the closest petrol station to Queenstown Airport if you need to refuel your rental car before dropping it off. It is open every day from 7am to 10pm.

How long does it take to drive to Queenstown from the airport?

Follow State Highway 6A from the airport, and you’ll arrive in Queenstown in around ten minutes.

Is travel open between Australia and New Zealand?

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

Customer Reviews for Queenstown Airport Car Hire
Rating: 4.9 / 5 based on 436 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Doug L.
    Date: 17 Jan 2021
    Feedback: Easy thanks
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Andrea M.
    Date: 07 Jan 2021
    Feedback: Efficient thank you ?
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: katrina A.
    Date: 31 Dec 2020
    Feedback: awesome as usual
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Joshua B.
    Date: 30 Nov 2020
    Feedback: Awesome
    Rating: 5/5 happy
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Rebecca W.
    Date: 02 Jun 2020
    Feedback: I could not see insurance costs.
    Rating: 3.5/5 indifferent