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Popular Car Rental Deals at Queenstown Airport

Most travelers prefer to book a van/minivan or convertible car rental in New Zealand. Since the attractions in NZ are spread across a wide scenic area, it is recommended to take long road trips to experience the serenity of nature with routes such as Milford, Twin Coast Discovery, and Southern Scenic Route.

Toyota Vitz or Similar
Toyota Vitz or Similar
$ 11.39 /day
Toyota Hiace 7 Pax or Similar
Toyota Hiace 7 Pax or Similar
$ 63.14 /day
Toyota Highlander or Similar
Toyota Highlander or Similar
$ 38.96 /day
Corolla or Similar
Corolla or Similar
$ 25.03 /day

Best Car Rental Companies at Queenstown Airport

  • Alamo


    Serviced By Enterprise, Sir Henry Wigley Drive, Queenstown, 9349

  • Omega Rental Cars

    Omega Rental Cars

    Gray St, Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand

  • Ace Rent A Car

    Ace Rent A Car

    Sir Henry Wrigley Dr, Queenstown

  • Apollo


    Queenstown Airport (Hertz Counter) Airport Avenue, Frankton

  • Europcar


    Terminal Building, Queenstown, New Zealand

  • Go Rentals

    Go Rentals

    20 Lucas Place, Frankton Queenstown, New Zealand

Cheap Car Rental Queenstown Airport (ZQN)

Rent a car for Queenstown Airport and have a great time moving about the city as you travel. We have tie-ups with some of the most reputed car rental companies in NZ; they offer a wide selection of affordable and updated quality car hires at Queenstown Airport for all sorts of occasions and trip types – both business & leisure. Our suppliers’ rental locations are scattered throughout the country, therefore, if you want you can also book a one-way car rental from Queenstown Airport.

Keeping our customers at utmost priority, we offer an easy 3-step process that makes it easy to find and book a Queenstown car rental at the airport in just 3 easy steps i.e. search, select and reserve! You can apply a number of filters like car type, fuel type, transmission type, and price range to quickly find your preferred wheels with us. You can also contact our customer support team, available round the clock, for any help regarding rental car booking on our website.

Why Book a Queenstown Airport Rental Car with us?

  • Wide Car fleet: You can successfully book an ideal car hire for Queenstown NZ airport as our suppliers offer every type of rental vehicle ranging from economy to luxury and minivan to convertible that can be booked for a short or long-term depending on your requirement.
  • Inclusions and add-ons: Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Waiver are some of the inclusions offered in almost all deals provided by our suppliers; for these, you don’t pay extra. GPS, baby seats, and Wifi devices are offered as optional & you pay a small per-day fee to rent them.
  • No Hidden Charges: We have no hidden charges policy; every transaction made on our website is 100% transparent and safe.

Car Rental Companies Queenstown Airport

Popular rental car companies at Queenstown Airport have their desks inside the airport terminal. Several other suppliers have their counters near the airport.

  • Avis
  • Budget
  • Enterprise
  • Europcar
  • Hertz
  • Thrifty
  • Sixt

Car Rental Return Queenstown Airport

Park your rental vehicle at the ‘Rental Car Park’ area of the airport. Then reach your supplier’s desk inside the terminal and return the keys to a staff member of the company.

Guide to Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Airport is the New Zealand’s fourth largest airport in terms of passenger traffic and is located in Frankton, Otago. Being an International Airport, ZQN connects Queensland directly to four Australian destinations, namely Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Gold Coast. Even though Queenstown Airport consists of just one main terminal building, it is still renowned for featuring one of the most scenic airplane landing strips in the world.

Cash Machines and Currency Exchange

Monetary facilities at Queenstown Airport include Automatic Teller machines (ATMs) and currency exchange. ATMs are run by Travelex and ASB, but the ones that are run by Travelex dispense both, the New Zealand as well as Australian dollars.

Restaurants and cafeterias

An ample number of restaurants are available at the Queenstown Airport. Though none of them operates for 24 hours a day, but all of them are open half an hour prior to the first flight and are closed, after half an hour of the last scheduled flight, for all the 7 days of a week.

Facilities For Mobility Challenged Passengers

Queenstown Airport offers numerous facilities for disabled travelers such as automatic doors, wheelchair friendly lanes, disabled toilets, braille keys, elevators etc.

Duty-Free Shopping Outlets

A total of 3 duty-free stores are present on the Queenstown Airport. That said, one is located in the departure area, one in the arrival area and one in the main terminal building.

Likewise, several other stores dealing in products such as local art, books, sweets, souvenir, merchandise etc. are also scattered throughout the ZQN Airport.

Family Facilities

Family rooms are situated just next to the International Arrival Area. These rooms are absolutely free to use and offer facilities such as microwave, fridge, change tables, and toys.

Hotel Shuttles

The following hotels offer free shuttle services to and from Queenstown Airport to their guests:

  • Central Ridge Boutique Hotel
  • DoubleTree By Hilton Hotel Queenstown
  • Hilton Queenstown resort & Spa
  • Spa B&B Therapeutic Massage
Is there a time difference in between your flights? Head to one of these cheap laid-back hotels near the ZQN Airport and have some quality rest time.

DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown

Just a 5 minutes drive from the Queenstown Airport, the DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown is set in a rustic stone building overlooking the picturesque mountains and Lake Wakatipu. It offers a range of trendy rooms and studios, accompanied with all the basic amenities and freebies such as delicious breakfast at a subdued restaurant.

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa is an alpine-style resort and is situated on the shores of the Lake Wakatipu, approximately 3Km from the Queenstown Airport. It offers an array of contemporary rooms; every room features a balcony and comes with all the basic amenities like Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, hot tubs, kitchenettes etc. Additionally, they also provide an award winning 24×7 room service.

Queenstown Travel Guide

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