Why you should book your rental car through Air New Zealand

Whether you’ve got flights booked with us or not - when you book your car through us, you receive the benefits of being an Air New Zealand customer.

Price match

We don't mark up on our partners' prices, so you'll always get the same great price that you'd get booking directly with Avis, Budget or Apex. If you do find a lower publicly available price for the same rental, we'll match it and offer you a free upgrade. Learn more.

Best Airpoints Dollars™ earn rate on car rentals

Book your rental car through Air New Zealand to get the best Airpoints Dollars earn rate on Avis and Budget rental cars: 3 Airpoints Dollars per rental day.

Earn 0.50 Airpoints Dollar per rental day on Apex Car Rentals. Airpoints Dollars earn is exclusive to bookings made through Air New Zealand.

Additional driver at no extra cost

All Avis, Budget and Apex locations throughout New Zealand and Australia provide for an additional driver at no additional cost.

Unlimited kilometres

Rent anywhere in New Zealand and you can drive to your heart's content, with no worries of incurring additional costs for kilometres travelled.

No booking fee, no change fees

When you book your car with Air New Zealand there are no booking fees. We also make it easy to modify or without any change fees (when changing the dates on an existing booking new rates may apply). Please note that cancellation policies can vary by brand, check your booking confirmation email for details.

Easy international bookings

Put your mind at ease: our rates always include standard insurance - sometimes other websites don't - and we always display the full rate upfront, including all taxes. We also make it easy to add optional Excess Reduction and other cover for additional peace of mind. If you're paying by Airpoints Dollars you can purchase this directly at the counter when you collect your vehicle.