Cheap Car Rental at Wellington Airport (WLG)
|Most Popular Car Type||Van Hire & Luxury Car Rentals|
|Minimum Age for Car Rental in Wellington:||21 years|
|Wellington Airport Shuttle Hours:||Everyday/ 24-hours a day|
Book cheap car hire at Wellington Airport (WLG) with VIP Cars and discover the beautiful city of Wellington like never before! With a car rental at your beck and call, you can play your itinerary with utmost freedom. Whether traveling solo or with a large group our leading suppliers offer you a large fleet of rental cars to cater to the individual needs of each traveler.
The booking process is simple, just search, compare deals across multiple suppliers, and book the ideal vehicle for Wellington Airport. The portal has filters that you can use to narrow your search and find the best car rental deals at the cheapest prices. No matter the type of trip you have in mind, with us, you can find top-quality rental cars for Wellington Airport at cheap prices. Our collaboration with the most renowned car rental companies in New Zealand lets us put forth an array of deal types for WLG Airport such as:
- Long-Term Car Rental Wellington
- Last-Minute Car Rentals
- One-Way Car Rentals
Best Car Rental Companies at Wellington Airport
Compare car hire deals across all the available suppliers for Wellington WLG Airport on our platform to book the most suitable deal at affordable rates.
- Ace Rental Cars
- GO Rentals
- Hertz Car Rental
Rental Car Center Wellington Airport (WLG)
When it is time to pick up your Wellington Airport car rental you can locate the desks of on-site companies on the Ground Level of the Rental Car Facility. Head to the Domestic Terminal to find the kiosks of leading providers such as Alamo, Enterprise, Europcar, Go Rentals, Routes Car Rental, National, and Hertz next to the baggage claim area in the Arrivals Hall.
If booked with an off-airport provider such as Sixt, Yesaway, Mode Rentals, Apex, Ezi Car Rental, and Omega Rental Cars then you can take advantage of the complimentary shuttle bus for transfers between Wellington Airport and the depot of your preferred provider. The shuttle bus runs every 15 minutes and the pick and drop-off area is right outside the main Terminal entrance.
Car Categories Available for Hire at Wellington International Airport
Whether you are traveling alone or with a group, our trusted suppliers offer a range of vehicle options for Wellington International Airport to suit your needs, from luxury car rentals to van hire.
Economy Car Rental
Economy cars are fuel-efficient and easy to handle, making them a great choice for budget-conscious travelers. This car category is perfect for city exploration.
Van Rental Wellington
A van or minivan is best suited for a big group of family and friends. On VIP Cars, you can compare 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, and 15-passenger vans and campervans from top suppliers.
Luxury Car Rental Wellington
Lamborghini, Bentley, Rolls Royce, BMW, Ferrari, and Corvette are some of the luxury/premium vehicle options you can choose from with VIP Cars. Place the booking in advance for cheaper rates.
SUV Rental Wellington
Our spacious and comfortable SUVs are a great option if you are planning to explore the surrounding area. We also provide 4x4s which are perfect for different terrains.
Car Rental Deal Types for Wellington Airport (WLG)
Whether planning to explore Wellington for a short while or a longer duration you can decide between a range of deal types available on a daily, weekend, weekly, and monthly basis. If you need to rent a car for the short term choose from our 24-hour (one-day) and weekend deals. If planning to book your vehicle for multiple months then long-term rentals are a great choice. For plans on short notice, you can book a last-minute car rental in Wellington.
Our suppliers also offer one-way rentals which is particularly convenient if you are planning to cover longer distances and would rather avoid having to take the car back to its initial pick-up point. For instance, you can drive your rental car from Wellington to Auckland with a one-way deal.
Long-Term Car Rental (monthly & multi-month rentals)
One-Way Car Rental
Short-Term Car Rental (one-day, weekend, & weekly rentals)
Last-Minute Car Rental
Car Rental Drop-off Locations Near Wellington Airport
The alternative locations where you can return your WLG Airport car hire are mentioned below:
Wellington Ferry Terminal
If you wish to journey further to South Island then you can book a vehicle for Wellington Ferry Terminal on our platform.
Our partner suppliers also have their offices within driving distance of the Downtown area which can be a convenient pick-up or return location.
|Address:||Stewart Duff Drive, Rongotai, Wellington 6022, New Zealand|
Located in Wellington’s Rongotai suburb, Wellington Airport is an International airport that is co-owned by Infratil and Wellington City Council. WLG Airport has a single Terminal building that is divided into two levels, and the transfer between the Arrivals and Departures levels of the Terminal can be done via the escalators. The airport services international and domestic flights by popular carriers like Air New Zealand, Fiji Airways, Qantas, and Jetstar Airways. You can also journey between Wellington Airport and the city center via the airport shuttle bus which takes up to half an hour. You can also benefit from the Airport Express bus service which runs between Wellington Airport and the Wellington Railway Station. If looking for hotels near WLG you can find Holiday Accommodation and the Airport Motor Lodge which are a short distance from the airport.
Facilities at WLG Airport
- Long Term Parking
- Currency Exchange
- Duty Free Shops
- Kora Lounge
- Internet & WiFi-Services
- Cafes & Eateries
- Valet Parking
- Rydges Hotel
Wellington Road Trip Ideas in a Rental Car
Make the best use of your Wellington Airport car rental and enjoy the best of Wellington through these following day trips, which are some of the best in NZ:
Wellington to 'Auckland’
- Driving Time: It is about a 5-hour drive (one-way) via SH 1
- Highlights:One of the best road trips in New Zealand, the drive from Wellington to Auckland will provide you with pristine beaches and incredible coastal views set against a backdrop of native bush.
Wellington to 'Picton’
- Driving time from Wellington: It is approximately 4-hour journey (one-way) via Interislander Cook Strait Ferry
- Why you should visit it? First of all the ferry trip is just out-of-the-world and the destinations Picton – a small town with its lovely waterfront – and – full of wineries – will prove to be the icing on the cake!
Wellington to 'Kapiti Island’
- Driving Time from Wellington: About 1-hour drive from Wellington to Paraparaumu Beach from where you will need to take a 15-20 minute ferry ride (one-way)
- Why go? It is the best place if you want to see some of the unique but endangered bird species and a breathtaking forested island environment.
If you have 2 to 4 days in NZ, the following are not only the best road trips out there, but are totally doable!
You can easily accomplish one of these in your Wellington Airport car hire!
Day Trip from Wellington to 'Nelson & Abel Tasman’
- Driving time from Wellington: 3-hour ferry ride, followed by 2-hour drive (one-way)
- Why go? This part of NZ is best known for its warm climate and some of the best national parks; it also offers a handful of wineries and unique attractions
Day Trip from Wellington to 'Hawke's Bay & Napier’
- Driving Time from Wellington: 4.5-hour drive (one-way) via SH 2
- Why go? While Hawke’s Bay is said to be NZ's premier wine region - a great place for food and all, Napier offers an intriguing Art Deco architecture, and much, much more!
Day Trip from Wellington to 'Christchurch’
- 4-day Trip; driving time from Wellington: About 11 hrs via State Highway 1, excluding time on ferries
- Cities to Cover on the Way: The trip allows you to visit various other gorgeous places in NZ, namely Picton, Marlborough Sounds, Hanmer Springs and finally Christchurch!
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, our suppliers – like Ace rent a car, GO Rentals, Europcar – might allow one-way car rentals to Picton where you can drop the car at the address provided by the supplier.
Also note that since you need to travel by ferry to reach Picton, in most cases, your Wellington Airport car hire will be permitted to be taken on a ferry, and the ferry charges will be covered in the car rental’s price.
Yes, almost all of our partner suppliers in NZ offer automatic as well as manual car rentals for Wellington Airport.
If you know that you are going to be late in returning your Wellington Airport car rental, notify the supplier and get the car rental extended for the same rate at which you booked it. But if you fail to notify the supplier, you will be liable to pay the late fee (which also depends upon the car rental supplier).
You would require a valid driver's license, credit card, and proof of identity to hire a car rental at Wellington Airport. Additionally, you would also require an International Driving Permit if your driver's license is not in the Roman alphabet.
VIP Cars offers guaranteed cheapest rates for the best car rental deals for Wellington Airport owing to their collaboration with reputed companies in New Zealand. We negotiate prices from these suppliers to bring you low-cost deals for a wide fleet of reliable vehicles. Bookings made well in advance are also cheap compared to on-the-spot bookings.
Yes, you can book your one-way car rental from Wellington to Auckland by simply filling in your travel details in the search box. See all the deals for for preferred route and select the most suitable option.
The exact price of your Wellington Airport car rental is displayed right alongside the deals when you fill in your details in the VIP Cars’ booking form. Make a reservation on our platform for the best car deals for Wellington at competitive rates.
As you approach WLG Airport take the right-hand lane on Stewart Duff Drive and follow the posted signs for the Rental car park. Park the vehicle in the assigned lot of your supplier and proceed to the desk to conclude the return process. For after-hours return at Wellington Airport, park the car and place the completed contract and keys in the Dropbox.