Nelson Car Hire & Rentals, wide range at competitive prices

Hello and welcome to New Zealand Rent A Car Nelson, we make it our priority to provide top quality, reliable car hire at competitive rates in the Nelson region. As part of the nationwide NZ Rent A Car network we are able to provide the personal service of independent owner-operators as well as the convenience of one way car hires to many destinations throughout New Zealand.

Nelson is one of the sunniest regions in New Zealand that has long hot summers and relatively mild winters. Well known for its eclectic mix of local arts and crafts, galleries, cafes and picture perfect beaches, Nelson is the postcard perfect Kiwi holiday destination and the ideal starting point for extended south island holidays.

While you’re in the area, come in and see our friendly staff, for some local knowledge and guidance. Whether its exploring the Abel Tasman National Park, camping in Motueka, taking in a wine trail in Kaiteriteri, mountain biking in Marahau or wandering the scenic beaches of Golden Bay, our staff will ensure that you are well and truly looked after.

Nelson Airport Car Rental

The NZ Rent A Car Nelson depot is located right outside the main terminal at Nelson Airport, perfect for those arriving by air, being centrally located provides a good starting point for travel throughout the Nelson-Tasman region and beyond. The Nelson team offer a truly personal service and will go the extra mile (literally!) to ensure that your stay in the Nelson Tasman region is a memorable one.

Car Rental Vehicles

As Nelson’s rental car specialists we have a wide selection of rental cars, SUV’s and even 4WD’s suitable for rental purposes. Our range of affordable rental cars includes compact economical hatchbacks for the budget conscious, mid-size sedans and station wagons perfect for families and 8 – 12 seater people movers, minivans and minibuses, the ideal solution for larger groups and sports teams. All rental cars come with the convenience of air conditioning – a must-have in the summer months and the choice of manual or automatic transmission in most cases.

If you are looking for something a little different, why not ask about one of our sports, convertible or luxury vehicles.
Booking essential and subject to availability and meeting minimum hire conditions.

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Excellent service and a very nice car. Just a little surprised by the $25 airport fee I didn't know about until I arrived.Other than that, they were incredibly helpful in returning keys I left in the car, and checking I would be on time for both my arrival and departure flights.
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William Mills
20:39 23 Nov 18
We have rented with nz rent a car at Nelson airport many times and always had a great experience. Easy pick up and drop off, good cars, great value!
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Maarten Hoogerland
22:02 24 Nov 18
Friendly and helpful service, very competitive prices and easy pickup from Nelson airport. I will be booking again.
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Astrid van Holten
12:26 09 Jan 19
Love these helpful folk - last minute bookings , changes of flight times , need kidseat, no matter what they deliver a great car with a great smile.Thanks x
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nikki barrett
05:23 18 Dec 18
Great experience, easy pickup and drop off, VERY reasonable rates, perfectly fine economy car!
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Denée Savage
00:11 28 Nov 18
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