Christchurch

Cheap Car Rentals in Christchurch from ₱1,262

Christchurch, New Zealand
Apr 25 — May 2
Driver's age: 26-65
Christchurch, New Zealand
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Christchurch?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Christchurch and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

January

₱2,916

February

₱3,202

March

₱2,516

April

₱2,001

May

₱1,772

June

₱1,887

July

₱2,344

August

₱2,173

September

₱2,173

October

₱2,058

November

₱2,516

December

₱3,660

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Christchurch is May. The most expensive time to rent a car is December. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Christchurch

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Christchurch and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

At ₱1,262/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for rental in Christchurch in the past week. Out of 58 car rental agencies operating in Christchurch, there are, in total, 80 rental locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

₱1,061+

Compact

Compact

₱1,262+

Intermediate

Intermediate

₱1,617+

SUV

SUV

₱1,199+

Minivan

Minivan

₱3,584+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

₱2,758+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

₱1,405+

Supplier choice

Supplier choice

₱1,736+

Compare available car types for rental in Christchurch

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Christchurch to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on April 18, 2024.

Small cars

₱845 - ₱4,916

All Car Types

₱1,286 - ₱7,782

To rent a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₱2,111/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₱845/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~₱4,916/day). In fact, August is about 60% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Christchurch, renting a small car saves you 38% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Christchurch small car rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₱2,935/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₱1,880/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~₱6,690/day). In fact, September is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Christchurch, renting a medium car saves you 14% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of ₱2,642/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a SUV in Christchurch, New Zealand (~₱2,244/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~₱8,132/day). In fact, August is about 16% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Christchurch. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Christchurch, renting a SUV saves you 23% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Christchurch SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱1,262/day
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Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱1,433/day
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Top rental agencies in Christchurch

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Christchurch known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Christchurch. Reviews were last updated on April 18, 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Christchurch, including Rental Cars 247, Avis and Budget. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Rental Cars 247

10.0
Wonderful
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

9.6
Wonderful
15 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.8

Comfort

9.6

Overall

9.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

9.2

Budget

8.4
Very good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

8.8

Apex

8.3
Very good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.1

Thrifty

8.0
Very good
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.8

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.5

Value

8.2

Hertz

7.6
Good
12 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

8.3

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.1

Value

8.0

Bargain Car Rentals

3 locations

Dollar

3 locations

Best Christchurch car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Christchurch. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Christchurch with an average daily rate of ₱2,547. Data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Christchurch we've found at this time. Double check the details of your car rental reservation before booking to ensure no unwanted surprises.
Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱1,262/day
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Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios
Hyundai Tucson₱1,410/day
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Toyota Yaris Sedan/Vios₱1,433/day
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Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Christchurch, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on April 18, 2024.
  • What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Christchurch?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Christchurch from the following companies over the past two weeks: New Zealand Discount Car Rentals (₱1,061/day), Mode Car & Camper Rentals (₱1,410/day), and Snap Rentals (₱1,433/day).

  • Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Christchurch?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Rental Cars 247 (10.0 rating), Bargain Rental Cars (10.0 rating) and EZI (10.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Christchurch.

  • What are gas prices like in Christchurch?

    The average gas price in Christchurch is ₱104.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₱4,710 and ₱6,803 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Christchurch for a week from Europcar?

    Europcar is one of the top picks in Christchurch. They can have you in a rental car for about ₱68,533 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I rent a car in Christchurch for the best price?

    Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 40% on your car rental. For a below average price in Christchurch, Cheapflights recommends booking your car rental at least 60 days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Christchurch?

    Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Christchurch.

  • What car do most people rent in Christchurch?

    Mazda CX-5, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Christchurch according to Cheapflights users.

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Van rentals in Christchurch

Find van rental deals in Christchurch from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. van rentals in Christchurch cost an average of ₱5,834 per day. Price data was last updated on April 18, 2024.
Peruse some of the best options we've found for renting a van in the Christchurch area. If you're not finding the right deal for your van rental, check back soon as deals are constantly being refreshed.
Toyota Innova₱1,949/day
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Toyota Innova
Toyota Innova₱1,959/day
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Toyota Innova
Toyota Innova₱2,123/day
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Car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Christchurch. Currently, Gas/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in Christchurch. Deals were last updated on April 18, 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Christchurch. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Gas/Diesel being the cheapest (₱15+).

Electric

Electric

₱39+

Gas/Diesel

Gas/Diesel

₱15+

Hybrid

Hybrid

₱19+

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