Christchurch

Cheap Car Rentals in Christchurch

Christchurch, New Zealand
8 Feb — 15 Feb
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch car hires in 2023

Most popular companyEZUCARRENTAL
Price of petrol per litreHK$13.56
Average price per dayHK$63
Cheapest price per dayHK$32

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Christchurch?

January

HK$485

February

HK$188

March

HK$172

April

HK$250

May

HK$195

June

HK$242

July

HK$2,202

August

HK$313

September

HK$305

October

HK$297

November

HK$360

December

HK$540

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Christchurch is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in Christchurch

There are currently 78 hire locations operating in Christchurch spread across 56 car hire agencies. In the past week, the cheapest car type to hire in Christchurch is Small at HK$45 a day. Below is the current available car type for hire, along with estimated starting prices:

Compare available car types for hire in Christchurch

Small cars

HK$166 - HK$411

All Car Types

HK$227 - HK$871

To hire a Small car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$278/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~HK$166/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$411/day). In fact, September is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Small car saves you 39% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Christchurch Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$340/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~HK$158/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$532/day). In fact, June is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Medium car saves you 25% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Large car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$546/day. June is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~HK$311/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$1,119/day). In fact, June is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Large car is 18% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$407/day. May is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~HK$211/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$778/day). In fact, May is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a SUV car saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Van car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$617/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~HK$324/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$1,413/day). In fact, September is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Christchurch, hiring a Van car is 27% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Top rental agencies in Christchurch

All major car rental suppliers in Christchurch

Bargain Rental Cars

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.7
Wonderful
11 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.7

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

9.0

Budget

8.6
Very Good
7 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

8.6

Apex

7.6
Good
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.6

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

7.6

Hertz

7.5
Good
8 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.5

Value

8.0

Thrifty

6.0
Okay
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.0

Value

6.0

Sunnycars

4 locations

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Best Christchurch Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Christchurch recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Christchurch?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$492/day when booking a car hire in Christchurch. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$248/day from Abell, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Christchurch?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Christchurch from the following companies over the past two weeks: EZU Car Rental (HK$354/day), Sixt (HK$749/day), and Budget (HK$999/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Christchurch?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Bargain Rental Cars (10.0 rating), Yesaway (10.0 rating) and Sixt (10.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Christchurch.

What are gas prices like in Christchurch?

The average price of petrol in Christchurch is HK$13.56/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$610 and HK$881 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Christchurch for a week from EZU Car Rental?

EZU Car Rental offers hire cars in Christchurch for about HK$2,672 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Christchurch for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 3% on your car hire. For a below average price in Christchurch, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Christchurch?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Christchurch for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Christchurch for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Christchurch can be found for HK$11,451. You can find car rental deals for HK$382 a day on average.

How much is a car hire in Christchurch for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car hire in Christchurch is HK$285. Hiring a Compact is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Christchurch. For the month of March, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Christchurch for as low as HK$0/day.

What car do most people hire in Christchurch?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Honda Accord) in Christchurch, making it the most popular option.

Luxury Car Rentals in Christchurch

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Van Rentals in Christchurch

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Christchurch van rentals.

Car type options available for Christchurch

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