New Zealand may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Book a car rental in Waikato

A trusted Expedia brand

Book a car in 3 easy steps

Find great deals

Recent car searches in Waikato, New Zealand from per day

Don't see what you're looking for?

See all car rentals in Waikato
View all cars

Where is Waikato?

There's something to be said for traveling without a plan. But sometimes you've just got to know what direction you're taking. Before you collect your rental car and cruise down those highways and byways, you might want to learn a little bit about Waikato. This awesome destination is located in New Zealand.

What are the best road trip destinations in Waikato?

Boasting miles and miles of glorious highways and open roads, many travelers opt to turn their Waikato vacations into driving journeys. If you're planning the road trip of a lifetime, you'll need to know which cities to add to your bucket list. Here are the most popular regions in this extraordinary place:

  • Hamilton (population of 152,600)
  • Tauranga (population of 110,300)
  • Taupo (population of 22,500)
  • Tokoroa (population of 14,300)

How can I get a cheap car rental in Waikato?

Here are our recommendations on how to get behind the wheel of a rental car with some savings in your pocket:

  • Check out as many different bargain car rental deals as possible (we make that chore as easy as ABC!);
  • Make sure you check your inbox for our terrific Price Drop Alert. We'll give you inside info on all the best deals cruising around your location;
  • Search for both airport and non-airport pickup and drop-off locations to be sure you're getting the best possible price in town;
  • If your vacation is somewhat flexible, adjust your dates to find cheaper prices on different days of the week;
  • So you don't end up paying for an extra day or a late fee, aim to keep your pickup and drop-off times as similar as possible;
  • Keep more dollars in your pocket. You'll score some of the thriftiest deals when you pay in advance for your rental;
  • The early bird catches the juiciest worm, and also the best deals! Book now to drive off with some great savings.

What is the most popular rental car category in Waikato?

It's always fun to take time out from the city, and if you do, get ready to be richly rewarded. With streams, cliffs, and forests to see, Waikato is ripe for exciting day trips. A bigger vehicle like a four-wheel drive or an SUV will give you and the family more space and comfort for those longer drives.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Waikato?

For some of us, owning a high-end vehicle is the stuff of fairy tales. But renting the car of your dreams is far more achievable than you might think! Experience the thrill of rolling into town in a swanky convertible, even if it's just for a short while. Or perhaps you're just after a cheap ride to get you from point A to point B. Flashy or affordable? Either way, there's a rental car to suit your style in Waikato.

Car Rentals in Top Destinations

Toronto Car RentalsSan Jose Car RentalsJFK John F Kennedy Intl Car RentalsIAH George Bush Intercontinental Car RentalsRSW Southwest Florida Intl Car RentalsJacksonville Car RentalsSEA Seattle Tacoma Intl Car RentalsWashington Car RentalsATL Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Intl Car RentalsDTW Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Car RentalsPhiladelphia Car RentalsSalt Lake City Car RentalsSacramento Car RentalsCalgary Car RentalsAlbuquerque Car RentalsPIE St Petersburg Clearwater Intl Car RentalsYYZ Pearson Intl Car RentalsFLL Fort Lauderdale Hollywood Intl Car RentalsOakland Car RentalsDCA Ronald Reagan Washington National Car RentalsSMF Sacramento Intl Car RentalsSNA John Wayne Car RentalsCanada Car RentalsFlorida Car RentalsPBI Palm Beach Intl Car RentalsTucson Car RentalsDetroit Car RentalsSFO San Francisco Intl Car RentalsPSP Palm Springs Intl Car RentalsIAD Washington Dulles Intl Car RentalsCharlotte Car RentalsLGA LaGuardia Car RentalsFresno Car RentalsBuffalo Car RentalsColumbus Car RentalsEWR Liberty Intl Car RentalsIndianapolis Car RentalsBWI Baltimore Washington Intl Thurgood Marshall Car RentalsPDX Portland Intl Car RentalsMinneapolis St Paul Car RentalsNew Orleans Car RentalsAnchorage Car RentalsSAN San Diego Intl Car RentalsEl Paso Car RentalsMYR Myrtle Beach Intl Car RentalsSJC Norman Y Mineta San Jose Intl Car RentalsNashville Car RentalsMississauga Car RentalsFAT Fresno Yosemite Intl Car RentalsMilwaukee Car RentalsONT Los Angeles Ontario Intl Car RentalsMemphis Car RentalsCVG Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Intl Car RentalsSJU Luis Munoz Marin Intl Car RentalsBUR Bob Hope Car RentalsMSP Minneapolis St Paul Intl Car RentalsSDQ Las Americas Intl Car Rentals