New Zealand Car Rental

Enjoy the freedom of the open road with a rental car from New Zealand's most comprehensive fleet. Experience driving at its best on well maintained empty roads with spectacular changing scenery round every bend.

Collect your Hertz Rental Car from the airport as you arrive or from any one of 27 depots around New Zealand. With Freedom Australia there are usually no one way fees between main centres and no charge for additional drivers.

To help you get around, Hertz offer Satellite Navigation at most pick up locations. Request it at the time of booking and pay just $12.60 per day locally.

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High Specification - at low prices

Unlimited Mileage and NO 1-way fee

Travel as far as you like without worrying about the cost. You can pick up and drop off your rental car at different locations with usually no 1-way fees.   

Air Conditioned
All Freedom Australia & New Zealand rental cars have air conditioning for comfortable driving.

**Car Rental Offer** - FREE Neverlost Sat Nav for inclusive bookings travelling from 1st September to 30th November 2014

New Zealand Cars
per from

4-6 days

7-13 days

14-27 days

28+ days

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Group B - Economy
  Group B - Economy





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  Toyota Yaris Hatch or similar, air conditioned, 1... Read more
Group C - Compact
  Group C - Compact





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  Toyota Corolla or similar, air-conditioned, 1... Read more
Group E - Intermediate
  Group E - Intermediate





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  Toyota Camry or similar, air-conditioned, 2. Read more
Group F - Full Size
  Group F - Full Size





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  Ford Falcon or similar, air-conditioned, 4. Read more
Group K - People Carrier
  Group K - People Carrier





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  Toyota Previa or similar, air-conditioned, 3. Read more
Prices shown are for travel 01 Apr - 31 Oct.

Terms & Conditions

Driver qualifications
Drivers must be a minimum of 21 years of age and have held a valid driving licence for at least one year. Licences issued in a language other than English must be accompanied by an International Drivers Permit. There's no extra charge for additional authorised drivers.

The Rental When taking delivery of your car, you will be asked to sign Hertz's own terms and conditions of hire making the rental subject to a direct contract between each driver and the car hire company. A credit card imprint will be taken to cover additional costs such as fuel, damage excess and optional services. All major credit cards accepted.

Restrictions and One Way Rentals The minimum rental period is 3 days in each island including 1-way rentals with the vehicle being dropped at the ferry or airport and a new vehicle collected within 5 hours at the next island. There is a $51.75 fee for every Airport/ferry pick up. One way rentals under 4 days incur a fee of $170
.00 Car types shown are subject to availability and models may vary.

Damage excess An excess of NZ$3450 applies to all accidents (NZ $4025 for group K). This can be reduced to nil by purchase of Accident Excess Reduction locally at NZ$29.90 per day (NZ $35.60 per day for group K) plus Goods and Service Tax. Alternatively this may be prepaid in the UK at £12 per day (£16 for group K) or £19 (£21) including airport/ferry collection fees.


Our Price Includes: Unlimited kilometres, accidental damage cover (excluding excess), Vehicle Registration fees, 24 hours road side assistance and Goods and Services Tax.

Not Included: Airport and ferry concession fees, accident excess reduction, fuel, and optional extras such as baby seats. All extras are subject to GST and are payable locally.

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