Timaru

Cheap Car Rentals in Timaru

Timaru, New Zealand
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Timaru car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Timaru. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of gas per gallon

$6.66

Average price per day

$78

Cheapest price per day

$54

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Timaru?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Timaru and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on February 25, 2024.

January

$78

February

$97

March

$93

April

$133

May

$102

June

$101

July

$103

August

$119

September

$102

October

$117

November

$103

December

$112

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Timaru is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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.

Compare available car types for rental in Timaru

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Timaru to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on February 25, 2024.

Small cars

$65 - $178

All Car Types

$68 - $178

To rent a small car in Timaru, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $52/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Timaru, New Zealand (~$65/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$178/day). In fact, November is about 25% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Timaru. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Timaru, renting a small car saves you 43% 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.

To rent a medium car in Timaru, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $71/day. October is the cheapest month to rent a medium car in Timaru, New Zealand (~$100/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$141/day). In fact, October is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car rental for Timaru. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Timaru, renting a medium car saves you 21% 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.

Top rental agencies in Timaru

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Timaru known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 7 car rental companies in Timaru. Reviews were last updated on February 25, 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the Timaru area such as Avis, Hertz and Bargain Car Rentals. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Avis

2 locations

Hertz

2 locations

Bargain Car Rentals

1 location

Bargain Rental Cars

1 location

Firefly

1 location

Sunnycars

1 location

Thrifty

1 location

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Timaru, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on February 25, 2024.

What is the cheapest rental car found in Timaru?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $78/day when booking a rental car in Timaru. The best deal a user found was for $54/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 28.

What are gas prices like in Timaru?

The average gas price in Timaru is $6.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $79 and $114 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Timaru for a week from Hertz?

Renting a car in Timaru for a week can be a great option for travel. Hertz, the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $532/week on average.

How far in advance should I rent a car in Timaru for the best price?

Booking early can save you upwards 80% on your rental. Booking your vehicle at least 61 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Timaru.

Can I rent a car for a month in Timaru?

Yes, cars are available to be rented out for an entire month in Timaru.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Timaru for a month?

We’ve recently found that Hertz offers you prices that are 41% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in Timaru for a month is $2,280. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

What car do most people rent in Timaru?

The most popular car chosen by those traveling to Timaru is Intermediate (Toyota RAV4) based on our Cheapflights data.

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