Queenstown

Cheap Car Rentals in Queenstown

Queenstown, New Zealand
7 Oct — 14 Oct
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Queenstown, New Zealand
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Queenstown car hires in 2022

Most popular companyHITCHCAR
Price of petrol per litreHK$13.11
Average price per dayHK$42
Cheapest price per dayHK$28

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

January

HK$361

February

HK$306

March

HK$251

April

HK$329

May

HK$266

June

HK$329

July

HK$565

August

HK$604

September

HK$470

October

HK$313

November

HK$290

December

HK$463

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Queenstown is March. The most expensive time to rent a car is August. 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 Queenstown

Compare available car types for hire in Queenstown

Small cars

HK$119 - HK$460

All Car Types

HK$179 - HK$717

To hire a Small car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$208/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~HK$119/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~HK$460/day). In fact, August is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Small car saves you 45% 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 Medium car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$333/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~HK$165/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$545/day). In fact, February is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Medium car saves you 12% 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 Queenstown Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$351/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~HK$194/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$676/day). In fact, April is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Large car saves you 8% 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 SUV car in Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$326/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~HK$177/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$739/day). In fact, February is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a SUV car saves you 14% 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 Queenstown, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of HK$490/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Queenstown, New Zealand (~HK$335/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~HK$1,634/day). In fact, September is about 32% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Queenstown. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Queenstown, hiring a Van car is 23% 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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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Queenstown?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$327/day when booking a car hire in Queenstown. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$219/day from Hitch Car Rentals, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Queenstown?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Queenstown from the following companies over the past two weeks: Yes Rentals (HK$274/day), EZU Car Rental (HK$390/day), and JUCY (HK$438/day).

What are gas prices like in Queenstown?

The average price of petrol in Queenstown is HK$13.11/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$590 and HK$852 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Queenstown for a week from Hitch Car Rentals?

Hitch Car Rentals is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Queenstown. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about HK$1,134 per week.

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

Generally, for a better deal in Queenstown it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 11%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 87 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Queenstown?

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

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

You can potentially save up to 43% on a month-long rental by booking with Hitch Car Rentals. Hitch Car Rentals is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Queenstown can cost you on average HK$4,858 a month or HK$162 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

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

The average price for a weekend car hire in Queenstown is HK$0. Hiring a Compact is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Queenstown. For the month of October, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Queenstown for as low as HK$228/day.