If you want to see everything Christchurch has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Fox. Don't waste your time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own vehicle enables you to go to the sites you want to see the most, whenever you want. Make your next vacation to New Zealand even more enjoyable with a Fox rental car.
Why drive with CarRentals.com?
With everything to do in and around Christchurch, you'll want to take in more than just the block your hotel is on while on your trip. Whether you have to have dinner at the cafe that has received fantastic reviews across town or check out some of the local favorites, you'll need your own set of wheels to see and do as much as you can during your visit. Whatever you have planned in Christchurch, if you want to get the most from your trip New Zealand, having your car is key.
Fox began as a brand that specialized in catering to airport travelers in 1989. With nine major airport locations within the U.S., Fox Rent-A-Car provides customers a wide selection of domestic and foreign vehicles at a significant discount from most of the competition.
What you need to know about car rentals in Christchurch
How do I get a Christchurch Fox car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the best price, no matter when you book. However, getting your car ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Be sure to not add an additional driver and go over the mileage policy to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my rental car in Christchurch?
You'll need to bring credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What's the minimum age to rent a car in Christchurch?
Fox's minimum age to rent a car in Christchurch is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles (luxury, SUVs, etc.), may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Make sure to review Fox's policies to find out if there is an additional cost for you.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Christchurch?
That depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Christchurch. Economy or compact automobiles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with a bigger group, then a sedan or SUV is going to have more room and provide a more comfortable ride on longer trips. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Christchurch trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Mercedes C-Class or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Do I need insurance when I rent a car in New Zealand?
You are required to have insurance before you rent a car in New Zealand. Although many of the major card issuers, like Visa and MasterCard, offer some coverage, there are usually restrictions. For instance, you may not be covered if you book a larger or luxury vehicle. Make sure to check credit card company's policy before you decide. Otherwise, as a U.S. citizen, you can add on Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout.
Does Fox require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Fox requires a deposit when you book your rental. Fox will block the deposit on your credit once you reserve your rental for your trip. Please note that the deposit will vary greatly depending on the make and model of the rental.
Do I have to return my Fox rental with a full tank?
At CarRentals.com, we suggest a full to full policy. You pick up your Fox rental with full tank, and you should bring it back it filled up. To avoid any added expenses, it is best to fill up your tank before you return the car to Fox.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Christchurch definitely has its charms, but you may want to hit the road again after you've checked off all the activities here.
Does Fox offer one-way rentals in Christchurch?
Fox typically offers one-way rentals. You may find it more convenient to drop off your rental car at another location. Be aware there is typically an additional charge when you opt for one-way.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Christchurch, having access to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to discover more of New Zealand, you can leave wherever you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or having to be committed to a bus schedule.
Before your next trip, book your Fox Christchurch rent-a-car and visit all the must-do activities at your own pace. Reserve with CarRentals.com and drive the streets in Christchurch, New Zealand.