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The ultimate road trip

Car hire in New Zealand for friends

If there is one country in the world to do a road trip, it’s definitely New Zealand. A relatively small country with spectacular scenery. You won’t need to be driving for hours and hours to get to your next destination. More time spent on the beach, climbing a mountain or wandering through a rainforest. Complete flexibility for you and your friends.

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If you ask the locals, they will tell you the best way to travel New Zealand. And, that is by car. A chance to witness the spectacular landscape and scenic drives at your own relaxed pace. There is nothing better than a road trip with friends.

A medium SUV offers you more space for you and your luggage. A higher driving position and the ability to drive across any road - windy, hilly or gravel. Are you travelling with three or four friends? A medium SUV is highly recommended.

We also know many great driving itineraries along roads seldom travelled. Even if you have visited New Zealand a few times, we can take you to places you didn’t know existed. Our rental cars are less than 6 months old, are well equipped and are well suited to New Zealand’s roads.

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

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"A great scenic drive can be found down in the deep south, a place called the Catlins. Make sure you don't miss Nugget Point and Curio Bay!"

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