If you want to see everything Auckland has to offer, there is no better way to do so from behind the wheel of a rental car from Hertz. Stop spending your vacation waiting on the bus, or wasting money here and there with ride-shares or taxis. When you have the keys to your own car, you can go wherever you want to go, when you want. Make your upcoming getaway to New Zealand more enjoyable with a Hertz car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver's seat
With everything to do in and around the Auckland region, you'll be wanting to take in more than just the area surrounding your hotel while on your stay. Whether you have to have dinner at that well-reviewed bistro across town or try some of the best local favorites, you'll want your own vehicle to see and do as much as possible during your visit. Whatever you end up doing in Auckland, if you wish to get the most from your trip, having access to your vehicle is key.
We work with the finest rental car dealers. Hertz has over one hundred years of car rental experience and a fleet containing many of the most popular in the business, like Nissan and Ford. With Hertz impressive history and thousands of franchises worldwide, you will be in great hands.
What you need to know before you go
How do I get an Auckland Hertz car rental at a great price?
CarRentals.com always tries to get you the best price, whether you book. However, reserving well ahead of your trip can help keep spending low. Make sure to not add an additional driver and read the mileage policy to avoid any unexpected fees.
What do I need to bring when I pick up my car rental in Auckland?
Make sure to carry with you credit card, as well as your driver's license.
What is the minimum age to rent a car in Auckland?
Most suppliers in Auckland set the minimum age to rent a car at 21. Make sure to check Hertz's policy, as there may be limitations if you are under 25 in most cases or for higher category rentals especially.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Auckland?
That all depends on your needs and what activities you want to do in Auckland. Compact or economy vehicles are ideal for short commutes and are easier to park. If you are traveling with coworkers, then a mid-size or SUV is going to have more room for everyone's belongings and offer a more comfortable ride on longer commutes. Those looking for a bit of extravagance on their Auckland trip can choose the premium category to get a car like an Audi A4 or Cadillac XTS or similar.
Does New Zealand require car insurance?
The majority of countries require the driver to have insurance. You may be able to buy temporary coverage through Hertz. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also add on Collision Damage Coverage with CarRentals.com at checkout. Many major credit card issuers (Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover) usually cover your car rental. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering larger vehicles, like trucks or SUVs. Be sure to call and find out what kind of coverage is offered before you head to Auckland.
Does Hertz require a deposit at the time of booking my rental car?
Hertz, like several other rental car companies, requires a deposit upon reservation. The sum can vary based on the size of the car. Be sure there is enough available your credit card to cover the deposit.
Do I have to full up the tank before I take my car back to Hertz?
Hertz and most other suppliers provide you a full tank of gas. At CarRentals.com, we recommend bringing it back with topped off. If you want to keep your expenses lower, it is best to find a filling station before you bring the car back to Hertz. Stations near or around airports or car rental places tend to have higher prices.
Why should I get unlimited miles?
Auckland definitely has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Auckland.
Does Auckland Hertz offer one-way car rentals?
Hertz and many other rental car suppliers typically offer one-way return. If you opt for one-way drop, be aware there is generally an additional charge.
Reserve your ride today!
With so much to do and see in Auckland, having your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you're ready to check out more of New Zealand, you can drive when you like, without waiting for your ride to pick you up or memorizing a bus schedule.
Before you head out of town, book your Hertz Auckland rent-a-car and take off to all the must-see sights. Go through CarRentals.com and speed along the open road in Auckland, New Zealand.