News, Updates & Fun Facts About Vehicle Rentals

Interisland Ferry Disruption Update

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Damage to a propeller on one of the Interislander ferries in November 2013 mean that your 2014 summer travel plans between Wellington and Picton could be disrupted. Check our news on the current situation and alternative travel options.

New Owners For Our Wellington Rental Cars Branch

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

New Zealand Rent a Car’s Wellington car rental depot has changed ownership and is now under the stewardship of experienced hire car owners Marty Oetgen and James Hutchison.

Top Wellington Summer Activities

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Our list of top Wellington summer escapes give you the inside scoop on where to go to beat the heat and crowds – all easily reached in your rental car.

Top Dunedin Summer Activities

Sunday, December 1st, 2013

Located at the bottom of the South Island, Dunedin summers offer extra-long daylight hours in which you can explore and play. Here are our top picks for you to check out this summer, all easy to reach in your Dunedin rental car.

Top Christchurch Summer Activities

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Christchurch summers can sometimes get a little too hot for comfort so it’s nice to escape the city for a while with one of the many excellent getaway spots within a day’s drive. Here are our top choices beating the heat, all easily accessible in your rental car.

Top Auckland Summer Activities

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Auckland summers can sometimes get a little too hot for comfort so it’s nice to escape the city for a while with one of the many excellent getaway spots within a day’s drive. Here are our top choices beating the heat, all easily accessible in your rental car.

New Zealand Travel Guide For The USA

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

This New Zealand travel guide for visitors from the USA is designed to help you understand your rights and limitations when travelling to and within NZ.

New Zealand Travel Guide For The UK

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

This New Zealand travel guide for visitors from the UK is designed to help you understand your rights and limitations when travelling to and within New Zealand.

New Zealand Travel Guide For Australia

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

This New Zealand travel guide for Australians is designed to help you ensure you enjoy your Kiwi holiday and you don’t end up with any unpleasant surprises.

Auckland Airport Car Rental Depot Moves

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

NZ Rent a Car’s Auckland Airport car rental team has moved to a new site at 30 Rennie Drive and are ready to help you with your car hire needs.


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