Christchurch Rental Car Travel Itinerary

As the second largest city in New Zealand and the gateway to the South Island, Christchurch is a popular destination for travelers and holiday-makers. Mountain ranges, vast windswept plains and rugged coast lines are just the beginning. 

Don’t know where to start? Take a look at our local travel itinerary for the best places to go, what to see, what to do and where to eat when visiting Christchurch.

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Day 1

Pick up your hire car at the Christchurch International Airport and hit the road!

Day 2

Eat well, take a tour, feed a Giraffe… what more could you want from a day out and about?

Day 3

Let’s get out of the city for the day and hit the slopes.

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Day 4

Taking it to the north, lets go inland for some relaxation and rejuvenation.

Day 5

Ready to venture a little further afield? Let’s hit the road.

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Day 6

Turning around and making your way back towards Christchurch, it’s time to go south to Timaru, take your time and enjoy the ride.

Day 7

Banks Peninsula here we come!

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Christchurch Travel

Getting around Christchurch is easy with a rental car and there are plenty of options for you to choose from.

NZ Rent A Car has car rental locations throughout New Zealand, including a handy Christchurch car rental depot offering a wide range of reliable affordable rental cars to suit all budgets.

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Explore Canterbury with affordable Christchurch car rental from New Zealand Rent A Car.

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