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The ultimate road trip

Car hire in New Zealand for solo travellers

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With every turn of the road, New Zealand’s landscape changes. A dramatic array of scenery that you won’t find anywhere else in the world. The ultimate way to discover New Zealand is by car. We know the road conditions, the best scenic drives, and create itineraries based around this.

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A compact SUV is a perfect size for a solo traveller. The benefits include extra ground clearance, comfortable driving, an affordable price and low fuel costs. Our rental cars are selected to make your driving experience enjoyable.

Our rental cars are well equipped for the New Zealand roads. We offer full insurance with no gravel road restrictions. Go ‘off the beaten’ track and see the magnificent back-roads of New Zealand. Stop at a viewpoint, swim in a lake or stretch your legs with a short hike.

Our hire cars include insurance with $0 excess as standard. Please note: there are other insurance limitations to consider.

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