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Nelson, New Zealand
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Nelson car rental Information

Pick-up locationNelson
Rental locations11
Airport locations11

Nelson car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
Budget
Best rated
10 Excellent (6 reviews)
1 location in Nelson
Budget
Locations in Nelson
Domestic Terminal+64 3 547 9586
Monday08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday08:00 - 20:00
Thursday08:00 - 20:00
Friday08:00 - 20:00
Saturday08:30 - 18:30
Sunday08:30 - 18:30
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
Recent reviews
Rated #2
Avis
9.4 Excellent (2 reviews)
1 location in Nelson
Avis
Locations in Nelson
Terminal Building+64 3 547 2727
Monday08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday08:00 - 20:00
Thursday08:00 - 20:00
Friday08:00 - 20:00
Saturday08:30 - 18:30
Sunday08:30 - 18:30
  • 10
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  • 9
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  • 9
Recent reviews
Rated #3
Hertz
8.7 Excellent (17 reviews)
1 location in Nelson
Hertz
Locations in Nelson
Trent Drive+64 3 547 2299
Monday07:30 - 20:30
Tuesday07:30 - 20:30
Wednesday07:30 - 20:30
Thursday07:30 - 20:30
Friday07:30 - 20:30
Saturday08:00 - 20:00
Sunday09:30 - 20:30
  • 8.7
  • 8.5
  • 8.9
  • 8.9
  • 8.5
Recent reviews
Rated #4
Europcar
8.2 Excellent (2 reviews)
1 location in Nelson
Europcar
Locations in Nelson
Terminal Building+64 3 265 5201
  • 10
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  • 6
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  • 9
Recent reviews
Rated #5
Firefly
6.4 Good (1 review)
1 location in Nelson
Firefly
Locations in Nelson
Nelson+64 3547 2299
Monday07:30 - 20:30
Tuesday07:30 - 20:30
Wednesday07:30 - 20:30
Thursday07:30 - 20:30
Friday07:30 - 20:30
Saturday07:30 - 20:30
Sunday09:00 - 20:00
  • 8
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Recent reviews
From C$ 32/day
Apex
Cheapest deal
Most popular
1 location in Nelson
Apex
Locations in Nelson
4 Trent Drive, Tahunanui+64 3547 6800
Recent reviews
Dollar
1 location in Nelson
Dollar
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Ap+64 3547 5563
Monday07:30 - 20:30
Tuesday07:30 - 20:30
Wednesday07:30 - 20:30
Thursday07:30 - 20:30
Friday07:30 - 20:30
Saturday08:00 - 20:00
Sunday08:00 - 20:00
Recent reviews
keddy by Europcar
1 location in Nelson
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Nelson
Terminal Building - Meet & Greet64 3 5738800
Recent reviews
Right Cars
1 location in Nelson
Right Cars
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Airport
Recent reviews
From C$ 60/day
Thrifty
1 location in Nelson
Thrifty
Locations in Nelson
Nelson Ap+64 3 547 5563
Monday08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday08:00 - 20:00
Thursday08:00 - 20:00
Friday08:00 - 20:00
Recent reviews
28 travellers who rented a car in Nelson gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.9

Car rental locations in or near Nelson

Good to know

Most popular agency

Apex

Most popular car type

Compact

Average price

C$ 50/day

Good deal

C$ 42/day

When to book a rental car in Nelson

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for renting a car in Nelson

  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Nelson for C$ 42 or less
  • Book your rental car in Nelson at least 2 weeks before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy rental cars in Nelson are around 52% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Nelson

  • One car rental company which has updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected is Thrifty

  • On average a hire car in Nelson costs C$ 50 per day.

  • Based on our information, car rental agencies in Nelson only have manual transmission cars.

  • The average gas price in Nelson is C$ 7.69 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 92 and C$ 123, depending on the car size.

  • Compact (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Nelson.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Nelson airport include Apex and Thrifty.

  • The only car rental company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Nelson airport to off-airport locations is Thrifty.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Compact car rental in Nelson costs C$ 50 per day, on average.

  • A Intermediate car rental in Nelson costs C$ 75 per day, on average.

  • A Economy car rental in Nelson costs C$ 30 per day, on average.

  • In Nelson, cars are most frequently rented at Apex 4 Trent Drive, Tahunanui (5 km from city centre ).

  • On average a rental car in Nelson costs C$ 349 per week (C$ 50 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Nelson costs C$ 1,497 per month (C$ 50 per day).