Rental cars

Explore the open road with your choice of late model vehicles from our rental car partners Avis and Budget.

Check out our current great deals on car rental across the globe!

Rent with Avis or Budget globally

Pay with your credit card

Rent with Avis or Budget globally

Pre-pay with Airpoints Dollars™


Car deals

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Get a free upgrade from Budget in US or Canada
Enjoy a complimentary upgrade, plus earn Airpoints Dollars™

Get 10% off with Avis in New Zealand
Escape and save with Avis in May and June

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  • At Air New Zealand, we offer a lowest price guarantee on Avis and Budget car rentals. 
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  • Spend your Airpoints Dollars™ and book online. 
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  • Compare and book the best options for New Zealand and international rentals. 
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Hire a car from over 9,000 locations in 180 countries around the world – from Auckland to Zürich – including airport, city and suburban locations. You'll find great deals on car rental for all of our destinations and beyond.

No booking fees, no hassle cancellations and amendments, and our lowest price guarantee are just three great reasons to book your rental car with Air New Zealand.

Plus, earn 2.5 Airpoints Dollars™ for every rental day on eligible car rentals. *Simply enter your dates to receive available vehicle classes and quote. Your credit card is only required to secure your reservation, payment is made at the counter on pick-up.*

Pay with Airpoints Dollars available for car rentals in New Zealand, Australia and at participating international locations.