Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
Where is it more beautiful in New Zealand in autumn than Central Otago and the Southern Lakes district. It’s also a cheaper time to visit Queenstown as the summer rush is over and the winter rush doesn’t get started until June, so there are good accomodation and flight packages on offer. (more…)
Tuesday, January 8th, 2013
Taking a road trip to the far north of New Zealand is one of the best holidays you can have in summer. Many kiwis head to Northland every year as it is a fantastic destination and a good summer here can go from November through to April. The beaches are amazing and the sea temperature makes for great swimming and water activities. If you need affordable transportation, book a hire car with Willie from NZ Rent a Car’s friendly Whangarei car rental depot, and set off on a great journey. Willie has lived in the North all his life and will equip your hire car with all the guides you need, and can help you out with travel info and advice. (more…)
Tuesday, November 13th, 2012
New Zealand is an amazing place to visit and thousands of tourists from all over the world travel here each year to explore our beautiful and unique playground. No matter where you’re coming from or where you’re headed when you arrive in Aotearoa check out our list of five things everyone should try while on holiday here. (more…)
Thursday, October 18th, 2012
Last week Sonya who owns the Auckland North Shore Car Rental and Auckland Central Car Rental branches and I took a quick road trip from Nelson to Queenstown to meet the New Zealand Rent A Car branch owners in the South Island. We flew into Nelson, met Warwick and Kerry, owners of the Nelson Car Rental branch, picked up our rental car “Sunny” and headed for our next stop in Greymouth on New Zealand’s wild West Coast. (more…)
Thursday, September 27th, 2012
New Zealand Rent A Car have handy car rental locations throughout New Zealand and often require rental vehicles to be moved or relocated after the completion of one way hires. These relocation or one way hires are generally at very cheap rental rates and sometimes free.
If you’re interested in one way car hire or need some more information just give one of our branches a quick call and we will be more than happy to help. Alternatively, check out our cheap car rental online specials at your chosen car rental branch.
Tuesday, April 10th, 2012
If you’re planning on driving a hire car on your New Zealand holiday check out our ideas for keeping the costs as low as possible and you’ll have more money to spend on your vacation! (more…)
Tuesday, March 27th, 2012
If you’re travelling from overseas and thinking of hiring a car in New Zealand, there are some things to consider first. New Zealand has quite rugged terrain, weather can change quickly, and driving conditions are often not easy.
So here are some tips for driving a hire car in New Zealand. Our road rules and driving behaviours may be different to those in your home country so it’s crucial to be familiar with these before driving your hire car. (more…)
Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
From 5am Sunday 25 March 2012, two of New Zealand’s give way rules will change, affecting all drivers, cyclists and pedestrians. If you’re travelling from overseas, you must be aware of these changes, especially if you’re planning on driving a New Zealand rental car. (more…)
Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
Invercargill is the southernmost and westernmost city in New Zealand, dazzling with long summer twilights and the Aurora Australis earning its name as the City of Water and Lights. There are numerous long and short car rental roads trips worthy of consideration from Invercargill. Hit the road to experience some of these great attractions or head further a field to explore the Southland region. (more…)
Wednesday, March 7th, 2012
The picturesque waterfront town of Picton in the Marlborough region serves as a convenient base for your car rental road trips to explore the exquisite Queen Charlotte Sound and Marlborough Sounds. Picton is the home of award-winning restaurants, tourism activities and simple pleasures that your family would love, including sailing, scuba diving, fishing, biking and hiking. Hit the road to experience some of these great attractions or head further a field on a road trip. (more…)