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Cheap Car Rentals in Nelson, New Zealand

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Nelson, New Zealand Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyAPEX
Price of gas per gallon$6.28
Average price per day$62
Cheapest price per day$34

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand?

January

$62

February

$37

March

$41

April

$72

May

$37

June

$49

July

$51

August

$56

September

$43

October

$45

November

$50

December

$77

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand is February. 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 Nelson, New Zealand

Small is the cheapest car type you can rent in Nelson, New Zealand this past week from 15 rental locations out of 14 rental agencies. Prices for a Nelson, New Zealand Small rental start from $37/day. Check out available deals for 4 car types currently offered at listed car rental agencies here:

Compare available car types for rental in Nelson, New Zealand

Small Cars

$39 - $100

All Car Types

$60 - $107

To rent a Small car in Nelson, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $62/day. May is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Nelson, New Zealand (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$100/day). In fact, May is about 39% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Nelson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nelson, renting a Small car saves you 25% 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 Nelson Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in Nelson, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $84/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Nelson, New Zealand (~$60/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is June (~$117/day). In fact, September is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Nelson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nelson, renting a Medium car is 3% more expensive. 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 Nelson Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Nelson, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $93/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Nelson, New Zealand (~$59/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$136/day). In fact, July is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Nelson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nelson, renting a Large car is 11% more expensive. 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 car in Nelson, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $88/day. September is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Nelson, New Zealand (~$63/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$131/day). In fact, September is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Nelson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nelson, renting a SUV car is 7% more expensive. 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 Nelson SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Nelson, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $98/day. July is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Nelson, New Zealand (~$41/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$196/day). In fact, July is about 59% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Nelson. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Nelson, renting a Van car is 17% more expensive. 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 Nelson Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

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Top rental agencies in Nelson, New Zealand

All major car rental suppliers in Nelson, New Zealand

Budget

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

Europcar

8.2
Very good
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

9.0

Apex

8.0
Very good
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

Firefly

6.4
Okay
1 review1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

4.0

Pick-up/drop-off

4.0

Value

8.0

Thrifty

2 locations

Avis

1 location

Dollar

1 location

EZI

1 location

Best Nelson, New Zealand Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Nelson, New Zealand recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Nelson, New Zealand?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $62/day when booking a rental car in Nelson, New Zealand. The best deal a user found was for $34/day from Apex, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Nelson, New Zealand?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Nelson, New Zealand from the following companies over the past two weeks: Right Cars ($37/day), Go Rentals ($73/day), and Budget ($132/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Nelson, New Zealand?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (10.0 rating), Europcar (8.2 rating) and Apex (8.0 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Nelson, New Zealand.

What are gas prices like in Nelson, New Zealand?

The average gas price in Nelson, New Zealand is $6.28/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $75 and $108 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand for a week from Apex?

From Apex you can rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand from about $213 per week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand for the best price?

Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 14% on a rental car in Nelson, New Zealand. Take advantage of a below-average prices by booking at least 16 days prior to your desired date.

Can I rent a car for a month in Nelson, New Zealand?

Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Nelson, New Zealand. Check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Nelson, New Zealand for a month?

You can potentially save up to 57% on a month-long rental by booking with Apex. Apex is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Nelson, New Zealand can cost you on average $911 a month or $30 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car rental in Nelson, New Zealand for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car rental in Nelson, New Zealand is $108. Renting a Compact is your cheapest option if you’ve looking to save money on your weekend car rental in Nelson, New Zealand. For the month of February, Cheapflights users have found rental cars in Nelson, New Zealand for as low as $94/day.

What car do most people rent in Nelson, New Zealand?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Nelson, New Zealand is Intermediate (Kia Forte) based on our Cheapflights data.

Luxury Car Rentals in Nelson, New Zealand

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Nelson, New Zealand from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Nelson, New Zealand

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on vacation. Find deals like the ones below for Nelson, New Zealand van rentals.

Car type options available for Nelson, New Zealand

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