Budget Car Rental New Zealand

Compare Budget NZ Car Rental Prices

Budget Rent a Car is one of the world's best-known car rental firms, having been in business since 1958.

Budget offers a wide range of late model, 4WDs, vans and commercial vehicles at over 40 rental locations in New Zealand and appeals to value-focused renters who want quality vehicles.

If you're a visitor flying into NZ, Budget offers the convenience of picking up you hire car on arrival from airport depots at Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua, Wellington, Christchurch, and Queenstown airports.

Shopping around for the best car rental deal can be frustrating. Of course, you could take the old approach and spend your time searching through the Budget website for available rental cars.

Then, to be sure you've got a good deal, you'll need to spend even more time hunting through other car rental firms' websites comparing prices.

All very time consuming and tedious...

The good news is there's a much better way! Our instant car hire comparison will save you time and money.

With just a couple of clicks you can instantly compare Budget car hire prices with a wide range of other NZ car rental firms. You'll see all the best offers available and can then book with confidence, knowing you've found the best deal.

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* Some rental car suppliers may charge a credit card fee for amounts payable on arrival.

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The best deals on over 30 car rental brands across New Zealand

Just wanted to say thank you. We had a fantastic NZ trip and saved heaps

Cheryl Rhodes

Cheryl Rhodes

Great to deal with. We got a really good price on a Yaris that was much less than anywhere else. No complaints!

Stu Clements

Stu Smith

This made getting around New Zealand so much easier than when I was last here.

Jim Cook

Jim Cook

Maximum Choice. Best Deals.

  • Depending on the time of the year and location, you'll find up to 30+ different car rental brands available.
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    Instantly compare the best deals from all the car rental companies in one place. No need to waste your time checking out multiple websites.
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    And if you're finding it difficult to decide, check out the customer ratings to hear from those who've been there and done that.

Great value - thanks. Definitely will recommend you to my friends.

Phil Dwyer

Phil Dwyer

I found your site when my mother needed a rental car for her visit. Easy and quick to use, and she was very happy.

Paula Connor

Paula Connor

Great for backpackers like us on a tight budget. Got to do more of the amazing things NZ offers with the money we saved. Awesome!

Tim Brown

Tim Brown

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