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Car rental rates in Whakatāne

The riverside town of Whakatāne is situated in the eastern Bay of Plenty region on New Zealand’s North Island. Set just an hour to the east of Tauranga and an hour and a half from Rotorua, Whakatāne makes for a comfortable location to explore the region.


Getting on the road in Whakatāne is easy with VroomVroomVroom. By using our easy to use search to find a competitive car hire rate from our selection of well respected car hire provider, you can book your car in as little as a couple of minutes.

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SpecialHertz

From NZD $57/day

for 27 May - 30 May 2024
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Economy CarHertz

From NZD $73/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Compact CarHertz

From NZD $81/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Compact SUVHertz

From NZD $95/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Intermediate SUVHertz

From NZD $99/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024
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Fullsize Passenger VanHertz

From NZD $210/day

for 29 May - 03 Jun 2024

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Rental rate prices displayed are NZD and were available in response to a search at 12:01 am on May 26, 2024 by an Australian resident aged between 30 and 69 years old, for the specified travel dates, with a pickup and return time of 10:00 am. Rates and vehicle availability may change without notice. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates. Rates include all mandatory fees for the rental and exclude credit card surcharges and extras.

Rates are in NZD and were last updated on 26 May, 2024

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Here’s what VroomVroomVroom customers think

Our overall rating
  • 24 Feb 2024

    Good pricing! Competitive. Thanks

    gordon w.
    Booked: Toyota Camry Hybrid
    Christchurch Airport
    Toyota Camry Hybrid
  • 20 May 2024

    Excellent phone help

    alyson m.
    Booked: Suzuki Swift or similar
    Palmerston North Airport
    Suzuki Swift or similar
  • 03 Mar 2024

    simple and easy

    garry p.
    Booked: Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
    Wellington Airport
    Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
  • 05 May 2024

    Great vehicle and service from Budget

    paul s.
    Booked: Mystery Car or similar
    Auckland
    Mystery Car or similar
  • 09 Feb 2024

    Great service. Good deal plus the excess saved me a fair bit

    gareth r.
    Booked: VW T-Roc or similar
    Christchurch Airport
    VW T-Roc or similar
  • 20 Mar 2024

    very detailed in explaining everything

    dean b.
    Booked: Toyota Yaris or similar
    Auckland Domestic Airport
    Toyota Yaris or similar
  • 20 Mar 2024

    Very easy. Great rates

    paul a.
    Booked: Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
    Wellington Airport
    Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar
  • 25 Mar 2024

    Great to have comparisons and very easy to book. No fuss,

    ana p.
    Booked: Toyota Rav4 4w.d. or similar
    Wellington City
    Toyota Rav4 4w.d. or similar
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Quick facts on hiring a car in Whakatāne

🚗 Vehicle typesCar, Passenger Van, SUV and Ute.
🔑 No. of depotsOne car rental depot in Whakatāne.
✅ Rental brandsHertz.

Car models commonly available in Whakatāne

Ford vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Ford Ranger

    Ford Ranger

    5

    4

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Kia vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Kia Carnival or Hyunda Imax or Toyota Previa

    Kia Carnival or Hyunda Imax or Toyota Previa

    8

    4

    2 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

    Kia Niro Hybrid

    Kia Niro HybridHybrid

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Mitsubishi vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Mitsubishi ASX

    Mitsubishi ASX

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

    Mitsubishi Outlander

    Mitsubishi Outlander

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Nissan vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Nissan X-Trail

    Nissan X-Trail

    5

    5

    2 large, 2 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Suzuki vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Suzuki Swift

    Suzuki Swift

    4

    4

    1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

Toyota vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Toyota Corolla

    Toyota Corolla

    5

    4

    1 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

    Toyota HiAce

    Toyota HiAce

    12

    3

    12 large

    Providers

    Hertz

Other vehicles for hire in Whakatane

  • Mystery Car

    Mystery Car

    5

    4

    2 large, 1 small

    Providers

    Hertz

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“Or similar” refers to how our rental providers classify cars. Please be advised they cannot guarantee that a specific car model will be available. Partners categorise similar models into “vehicle groups” and confirm availability on this basis. Our team are available to contact the depot on your behalf where you are picking up your vehicle to enquire what models are available under the vehicle group you booked. Please contact customer support for further information.

Vehicle models are subject to provider availability

Whakatāne daily rate data

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$79

$86

Tue

28 May

$79

$86

Wed

29 May

$73

$86

Thu

30 May

$79

$86

Fri

31 May

$73

$86

Sat

01 Jun

$79

$79

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$100

$100

Tue

28 May

$100

$100

Wed

29 May

$95

$100

Thu

30 May

$100

$100

Fri

31 May

$95

$100

Sat

01 Jun

$100

$100

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$105

$123

Tue

28 May

$105

$123

Wed

29 May

$99

$123

Thu

30 May

$105

$123

Fri

31 May

$99

$123

Sat

01 Jun

$105

$123

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$255

$255

Tue

28 May

$255

$255

Wed

29 May

$210

$255

Thu

30 May

$255

$255

Fri

31 May

$210

$255

Sat

01 Jun

$255

$255

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$250

$250

Tue

28 May

$250

$250

Wed

29 May

$219

$250

Thu

30 May

$250

$250

Fri

31 May

$219

$250

Sat

01 Jun

$250

$250

Next 7 days rates

Per day price range

Today

26 May

There is limited availability for pick up at this location on some dates in the next seven days. Use our price comparison tool to get current rental rates and availability.

Limited availability

Mon

27 May

$255

$255

Tue

28 May

$255

$255

Wed

29 May

$210

$255

Thu

30 May

$255

$255

Fri

31 May

$210

$255

Sat

01 Jun

$255

$255

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Historical daily rate pricing information is data from actual bookings made using our search engine in the previous 12 months.

Next 7 days rates are obtained from searches in our reservation system for a 3 day rental duration, by an Australian resident aged between 30 and 69 years old, with a pickup and return time of 10:00 am on the indicated pick up date. Rates and vehicle availability may change without notice.

Prices are in NZD and include all mandatory fees for the rental and exclude credit card surcharges and extras.

While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate and reliable data, the data is provided ‘as is’ and errors or other defects may occur. For more information, click here: Terms and Conditions.

Rates are in NZD and were last updated on 26 May, 2024

Whakatāne Airport car hire

Are you flying into Whakatāne?
Consider collecting your vehicle from the airport. We work with a range of car hire providers at Whakatāne Airport (WHK).

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Car rental depots in Whakatāne

Car hire depots in Whakatāne are marked on the map below.

Opening hours are provided by the depots and are subject to change.
  • Hertz Whakatane Downtown

    72 Mcalister St, Whakatane, Whakatane NI, 3120

    Today •8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

    Today •5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    monday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    tuesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    wednesday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    thursday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    friday

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    saturday

    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    sunday

    8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

    5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    4.50 • 2 ratings

    5

    Service

    5

    Information

    5

    Accessibility

    5

    Vehicle

    5

    Presentation

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Frequently asked questions

On hiring a car in Whakatāne

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Whakatāne?

    Prices start at NZD $73 per day for an Economy Car, up to NZD $114 per day for an Intermediate SUV. Get a live rate for your planned dates and desired vehicle in Whakatāne.

  • How much does it cost to hire a Minivan or People Mover in Whakatāne?

    If you’ve got a crowd, but don’t need something as large as a bus, then a 7-seater or 8-seater Minivan hire might be your best option. A Minivan costs between NZD $210 and NZD $219 per day. Check for a live rate by entering your desired car hire dates in Whakatāne.

  • What is the highest-rated hire car in Whakatāne?

    The highest-rated rental car in Whakatāne is Kia Niro Hybrid or similar, based on ratings by our customers within the last 12 months.

  • What is the highest-rated car hire provider in Whakatāne?

    Hertz is the highest-rated car hire provider in Whakatāne, based on ratings by our customers.

  • Is it cheaper to book a weekly car rental in Whakatane?

    The per-day rates of some rental cars may fall if you book for a longer rental period. Prices often change around daily, three-day, five-day and seven-day periods. Also, note that the selection of rental cars available in Whakatane may be more limited if you are looking for a long-term car rental, so it’s best to compare a few different booking durations first.

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