FAQ's

Airport Rentals is a Christchurch rental car company offering affordable, quality auto rental for business or vacations. Competitive prices, reliable rental vehicles and friendly service.

Here's some answers to our most frequently answered questions. If you require any further information, please contact us.

Are pick-ups free of charge?

A $15.00 airport pick up fee applies which is charged to us by the Airport Company.   After 2230 a late night pick up fee also applies of NZ$40.00 per vehicle.

Do you do airport pick-ups?

Yes! Provide us with your flight details, telephone us on your arrival and we promise to have you picked up within 10 minutes. Airport Fees do apply.

What about early flight departures?

We can arrange for the vehicle to be parked in a designated area of the airport car park for a fee of NZ$15.00. Receipts will be emailed to you.

What are your hire terms?

The minimum charge is 1 day, part days are 20% per hour or part thereof - i.e. after 4 hours another full day is charged.

Do I pay a bond?

Yes, we hold the appropriate liability as a bond, preferably by a credit card pre authorisation, which is fully refundable provided the vehicle is returned undamaged and full of petrol.

How do I pay?

We accept all major credit cards travellers cheques and cash.

What if I break down?

You can have minor repairs completed up to $100.00 without notifying us and we will reimburse you for the receipts in full on your return. If it is a major breakdown you can contact us 24 hours a day on (03) 359 5123. Repairs will be arranged and authorised or a replacement vehicle will be organised as soon as possible. 

Do you do long term hires?

Yes, this is regarded as a hire of 30 days plus and rates for these are available by enquiry.

What about one-way hires?

Sorry but we do not do one way hires.