There is no better way to see everything Greymouth has to offer than by getting behind the wheel of your Thrifty rental car. Don't waste time waiting for the bus or hailing taxis to go to the sights. Having your own vehicle enables you to go to the attractions you want to see the most, when you want. Make your upcoming trip to New Zealand more enjoyable with a Thrifty car rental.
CarRentals.com puts you in the driver seat
With all there is to do and see in and around the Greymouth area, you'll want to take in more than just the area surrounding your hotel while on your visit. Whether you have to check out that well-reviewed cafe across town or check out some of the best local favorites, you'll need your own car to see and do as much as you can while on your trip. Whatever you have planned in Greymouth, if you want to get the most from your trip New Zealand, having your automobile is a must.
We work with many of the best rental car companies, like Thrifty, to not only get you the vehicle you want for your family's vacation, but also the best price. Thrifty is well-known for their successful track record in supplying travelers with the best autos. We can help your trip get off on the right foot.
What you need to know about car rentals
How do I get a Greymouth Thrifty car rental at a great rate?
CarRentals.com strives to get you the lowest rates, whether you book. However, booking ahead of time can help you save even more. Be sure to read the mileage policy and don't add an extra driver to avoid any surprise fees.
Do I need to bring anything special when I pick up my vehicle in Greymouth?
Be sure to present your driver's permit and a credit card in your name.
How old do I have to be to rent a car in Greymouth?
Thrifty's minimum age to rent a car in Greymouth is 21. Some rentals, especially higher category vehicles, may have an additional fee if you are under 25. Take time to check Thrifty's policy to find out if there is an additional cost before you book.
Is there a particular car I should get for my trip to Greymouth?
That depends on how many people you are traveling with and what activities you want to do in Greymouth. Economy or compact cars are easier to park and good for short commutes. If you are traveling with family or friends, then a sedan or SUV will have enough room for all of you and offer a more comfortable ride on longer drives. Those looking for a little extravagance on their Greymouth trip can choose the premium category to get a car like a Cadillac or Audi or similar.
Does New Zealand require car insurance?
The majority of countries require driver's insurance. You may be able to buy temporary insurance through Thrifty. Otherwise, as a United States citizen, you can also purchase Collision Damage Coverage through CarRentals.com at checkout. Many of the major credit card issuers (Discover, American Express, Visa and MasterCard) generally provide some coverage. However, many of them have restrictions, such as not covering bigger vehicles, like premium models or some SUVs. It is best to call and find out exactly what your credit card will cover and how much before you head to Greymouth.
Do I need to pay a deposit when I book my Thrifty car rental?
Thrifty, like several other rental car agencies, requires a deposit when you make your reservation. The amount can vary based on the size of the car. Be sure there is enough on your credit card to put down a deposit.
What is the fuel policy on my Thrifty car rental?
Thrifty and most other rental car companies give you a full tank of gas. We recommend returning your car with filled up. For a cheaper rate, it is best to find a gas station before you return the car to Thrifty.
Should I get unlimited miles when I rent a car in Greymouth?
Greymouth certainly has its charms, but you may want to take to the road again after you've checked off all the activities in Greymouth.
Does Thrifty offer one-way rentals in Greymouth?
Thrifty and many other rental car companies typically have one-way drop-off. If you elect one-way drop, there is typically an additional fee.
Book today for great rates
With so much to do and see in Greymouth, having access to your own vehicle lets you explore at your own pace. When you are ready to see more of New Zealand, you can drive wherever you like, without trying to wave down a taxicab or sign up for a ride-share.
Before you head out of town, book your Thrifty Greymouth rent-a-car and zip off to take in all the items on your itinerary at your leisure. Go with CarRentals.com and speed along the highway in Greymouth, New Zealand.