Car Rental Queenstown Airport

When you arrive at Queenstown airport (ZQN), the last thing you want to do is wait around at the rental counter trying to organise a vehicle. That’s why its good to get that part of the trip organised in advance, so you can fly in and drive away without hassle. So you can do this, we’ve brought together all the major suppliers so you don’t need to spend hours researching the internet. On this site, you can compare all the providers and come up with a vehicle/price package to suit your needs, then place a booking in our easy to use secure booking engine. So fly on in and enjoy the savings!

Car hire at Queenstown Airport: Book in advance

Whether your Queenstown car rental is for business a pleasure, make sure you pre-book your vehicle with The bustling terminal is just the gateway to one of the most stunning destinations in New Zealand, so don’t get stuck waiting in line and hoping for a car. Make your plans before you travel and be on the road with no delay.

Compare rental companies

There’s a huge range of suppliers offering car rentals at Queenstown Airport. Some have counters in the terminal, some have depots close by, while others offer shuttle buses or drop-off services. With so many options for international brands and local companies, it can be quite the task to find the best vehicle for your holiday in all aspects – cost, size, features and availability.

With this in mind, Airport Rentals has collated those choices, so you can find them all in one easy search. Just enter a few details and get a list of cars for hire at Queenstown Airport during your travel period, formatted for easy comparison. See at a glance the features of each vehicle, transmission type, reviews from past customers and price details. From there, it is easy to decide on your ideal set of wheels. Still stumped? Filter the results by specifying transmission type, vehicle class, pick-up method and more.

Cheap car hire at Queenstown Airport

The price point is always a key factor on the Airport Rentals site. Our large network of rental suppliers all over the world allows us to offer the best online deals.

For extra low prices, take a look at the discounts advertised on the front page. Special offers, mystery deals and plenty more can be found here, so we can drop prices even further.

Queenstown Airport Rental Brands

The following leading rental car companies have depots available at Queenstown Airport for your convenience:

  • Apollo
  • Avis
  • Omega
  • Thrifty
  • Maui
  • Hertz

Queenstown Airport Car Rental Deals

Compact Jucy Car Rentals NZ NZD $25.00 Daily
Economy Zoom New Zealand NZD $30.06 Daily
Medium Honk New Zealand NZD $41.86 Daily
Sedan Cruisin NZ Cars NZD $42.00 Daily
4WD Cruisin NZ Cars NZD $47.00 Daily
Full Size Cruisin NZ Cars NZD $47.00 Daily
Station Wagon/Estate Cruisin NZ Cars NZD $47.00 Daily
Saloon Zoom New Zealand NZD $58.91 Daily
People Carrier/Mini Van Cruisin NZ Cars NZD $82.00 Daily
SUV Thrifty New Zealand NZD $83.58 Daily
Mini Bus Zoom New Zealand NZD $125.03 Daily
Premium/Luxury Avis New Zealand NZD $130.58 Daily
Utility Zoom New Zealand NZD $156.29 Daily
Pick Up Truck Zoom New Zealand NZD $156.29 Daily


Queenstown Airport Information

Queenstown Airport (IATA: ZQN) is an airport servicing Quennstown, in Otago, New Zealand. The city is known as an Adventure capital, and famous amongst those who enjoy pursuits such as bungy jumping, skiiing and jetboating. Despite being quite small, the city is a popular destination and the airport handled over 800,000 passengers in 2010. Most flights are domestic but some airlines do fly a Queenstown-Australia route, with additional services during the peak summer and winter (ski) seasons.

Here are some of the major Airlines that service Queenstown Airport:

  • Air New Zealand
  • Air New Zealand
  • Air New Zealand operated by Mount Cook Airline
  • Air Wakatipu
  • Aspiring Air
  • Glenorchy Air
  • Jetstar
  • Milford Sound Flightseeing
  • Qantas
  • Virgin Blue operated by Pacific Blue
  • Virgin Blue operated by Pacific Blue

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