Car Rental Christchurch Airport (CHC)

  • Free CancellationUp to 48 Hours
  • 24/7 Customer Support
  • Quality Rental Cars
  • No Hidden Charges

Book Through Cheapest Car Rental Deals

We have a wide range of car hire categories available through the country's top-notch local and international providers. Even though van/minivan rentals (with 12-15 passenger seating capacity) are a quite popularly booked category, economy, compact, sedans, luxury car rentals, and convertibles are also reserved depending upon the requirement.

Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris or Similar
$ 38.5 /day
Skoda Fabia
Skoda Fabia or Similar
$ 40.5 /day
Toyota RAV4
Toyota RAV4 or Similar
$ 72.3 /day
Volvo or Similar
$ 120.7 /day

Compare the Best Car Rental Deals for Christchurch Airport

With New Zealand Cars Rental, you can have your transportation from Christchurch Airport to your destination ready as soon as you land. Our car rental comparison platform lets you make an online booking and book quality rental at cheap prices. Whether you are visiting for business or leisure, our trusted car hire partners have made available a wide fleet of reliable vehicles that will surely cater to all your rental needs. From luxury car rentals to spacious SUVs, economy cars, and van rentals with 7, 8, and 9-seater options our range of available cars has something to suit the preferences of every traveler. You can also make a choice from our wide array of hybrid and electric vehicles for a convenient and eco-friendly way to explore the city and its surroundings. For extra comfort, you can optional Extras such as a car seat, booster cushion, navigation system, luggage rack, and snow chains to your rental deal. Reserve your Christchurch Airport car rental on our platform today or contact our customer support team for an offline booking.

Best Car Rental Companies at Christchurch Airport

  • Mode-rentals
    Mode Rentals
    11 Logistics Drive, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8051, New Zealand
  • national
    20 Ron Guthrey Road, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8053, New Zealand
  • Sixt
    30 Durey Road, Harewood, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8053, New Zealand
  • Ace Rental Cars
    Ace Rental Cars
    166 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Ezi Car Rental
    Ezi Car Rental
    Terminal Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Budget
    30 Durey Road, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Yesaway
    153 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8051, New Zealand
  • Snap
    170 Orchard Rd, Harewood, Christchurch, Canterbury, 8051, New Zealand

Car Rental Center Christchurch Airport (CHC)

You will find the desks of major suppliers located on the ground floor, opposite international arrivals. Rental cars are parked in the car park outside the terminal, which is merely a two-minute walk from the Terminal.

If booked with an off-airport supplier such as RaD Car Hire, Omega Rental Cars, Bargain Rental Cars, Apex, or Go Rentals you will have to board the courtesy transfer shuttle from outside Door 2 to reach the branch of your provider.

Car Rental Return Christchurch Airport

Car rental drop-off at Christchurch Airport is a fairly easy and straightforward process. As you drive to the airport, follow the overhead signs directing you to the rental car park. Park your vehicle in its assigned spot and head to the desk to meet the supplier’s representative to complete the return process.

To return your vehicle to an off-airport branch you can return it to the supplier’s addresses mentioned below:

  • RaD Car Hire: 156D Orchard Rd Access via Sir Keith Park Place off, Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Omega Rental Cars: Mustang Park, 158 Orchard Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Bargain Rental Cars: 6 Sir Keith Park Place, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Go Rentals: 155 Orchard Road Christchurch Airport, Harewood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Apex Car Rentals: 28 Ron Guthrey Road, Yaldhurst, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand

After Hours Return

For after-hours returns, park and lock the car and then proceed to place the keys and the completed contract in the drop box. Make sure to remove all your personal belongings from the rental vehicle.

Airport Overview

Address: 30 Durey Road, Harewood, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand

Christchurch International Airport (CHC) is the primary airport that serves the city of Christchurch and is located 12 kilometers to the northwest of the city center, in the suburb of Harewood. The airport consists of a single terminal that caters to both domestic and international flights and is served by 12 airlines with scheduled services. International Airlines flying into Christchurch include Air New Zealand, China Southern Airlines, Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Fiji Airways, Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, and Virgin Australia while the Domestic flights are operated by Air New Zealand, Jetstar, and Air Chathams, and connect with a range of destinations in the North, South and Chatham Islands.

Facilities Available

  • Currency Exchange & ATMs
  • Luggage Storage & Wrapping
  • Special Assistance
  • VIP Lounges
  • Duty & Tax-Free Shopping
  • Phone & Postal Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Prayer Room

Frequently Asked Questions

Luxury car rental is one of the most booked car categories at Christchurch Airport followed by van rentals. Make a selection from a diverse range of car categories available on our platform.
Many of our trusted suppliers allow drivers aged 18 and above to rent a car in Christchurch. However, it depends on the policies of individual rental car companies so it is best to read the supplier Rental Terms while making a reservation.
RaD Car Hire, Ace Rental Cars, Enterprise, Sixt, Thrifty, Avis, Omega Rental Cars, Hertz, YesAway, Budget, and Ezi Car Rental are some of our top suppliers who offer the best deals for Christchurch Airport at economical rates. Visit our website to browse and compare deals from top companies and select the most suitable option.
Book a low-cost car rental for Christchurch Airport through New Zealand Cars Rental where you can find a range of affordable deals made available by leading global and local companies. Making a reservation well in advance of your trip will let you avail discounted deals.
For car hire at Christchurch Airport, you will need to present a valid driver’s license, ID proof, and a credit card at the pick-up counter. Additionally, an International Driving Permit (IDP) is mandatory if the renter’s national driving license is not in English Language.
To know the exact price of your Christchurch Airport car rental simply enter your travel details in the form at the top of the page and browse through the deals to choose the most affordable option.