Rental Cars Auckland Airport

Easy Auckland Airport pick up and drop off

The City of Sails is full of amazing things to discover, and with Pegasus, hiring a car from Auckland Airport has never been easier! Once you land, call us from the arrivals hall, and we’ll collect you from the airport in our shuttle van. We’ll drive you to our Auckland rental car branch, conveniently located just a few minutes drive away.
With friendly service, a comprehensive range of rental cars, and no hidden fees, Pegasus is your go-to for great deals on car hire in Auckland. Book online today!
Pegasus Rental Cars Auckland Airport
3B Kingsford Smith Place, Airport Oaks
Auckland 2022, New Zealand
Opening Hours
7am – 5pm Monday to Sunday
Last shuttle to/from the airport at 4.30pm

Get an instant price quote here or phone to book your rental car at Auckland Airport on 0800 35 45 10.

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Renting the perfect rental car at Auckland Airport that suits your budget and travel dates is a breeze. Relax as our friendly staff collect you from the arrivals area on the ground floor of the Auckland Airport domestic terminal or international terminal.

Visiting Auckland for business or travel?

Explore Auckland City and nearby locations on the North Island of New Zealand with a Pegasus Auckland Airport rental car. Enjoy affordable daily rates, spacious, late-model vehicles and flexible travel times with a rental car from our fuel-efficient fleet.

As one of the longest-serving car rental companies in New Zealand, the Pegasus team has cared for customers with safety and efficiency for over 30 years. In addition, due to popular demand, we provide a free pick-up service for each car hire booking from hotels and motels close to the Airport.

We want to give you peace of mind while you’re driving an Auckland Airport car rental. So, we provide roadside assistance 24/7, NZ-wide, for the entire rental period. Our fleet of Auckland Airport hire cars is thoroughly inspected for safety and well-maintained so that you can head out on your New Zealand road trip with confidence.

Organise a transfer to collect your car rental at Auckland International Airport from our depot between 8 am and 5 pm, Monday to Sunday. Please call us in advance for after-hours service to pick up your car rental from our Auckland Airport branch should your flight arrive outside business hours.

To arrange your complimentary shuttle bus service outside the domestic and international terminal returns area, call us toll-free at 0800 354 510, email us, or add your flight arrival time to the comments box when you book Auckland Airport rental cars online.

Our car range for hire

Our Auckland Airport car rentals consist of fuel-efficient, well-maintained, late-model vehicles to suit your budget. We provide small compact hire cars for zipping around town and modern sedans, perfect for business travel. Need more space for larger groups such as family, sports clubs, and school groups? Pick up a roomy SUV, and generous 8-seater people mover.

Toyota Estima car for hire at Pegasus Rental Cars Auckland Airport

You’ll enjoy unlimited kilometres and free additional drivers on every rental car from Auckland Airport. Add a lockable luggage trailer to your hire car to transport heavier gear. Easily rent children’s safety seats, snow chains, and roof racks when booking your car at Auckland Airport.

We also offer comprehensive car rental insurance and windscreen insurance for each Auckland Airport car rental. Choose from optional insurance extras: Excess Reduction or Zero Excess.

To begin the booking process, visit our booking page. Enter your pick-up and drop-off location and hire period to discover our rental car deals and vehicle availability. Then, search for the Auckland Airport car hire that suits your needs and budget to receive an instant quote!

How to find us – directions to Pegasus Auckland Airport

Our Auckland Airport branch is located at 3 Kingsford Smith Place, Airport Oaks (off Richard Pearse Dr). We’re an easy 5-minute drive from the Auckland International Airport terminal. Arranging collection from the international or domestic terminal is simple but must be made by prior arrangement.

When you book your hire car, add your airport terminal and ETA to the comments box or advise our friendly staff members via phone or email. On arrival, call us toll-free at 0800 80 35 80, and we will dispatch the shuttle to collect you from the ground floor outside the airport terminal building (during office hours). Speak with our friendly staff for after-hours returns and pick-ups.

Contact details for car hire Auckland Airport

Our Auckland Airport car rental team is ready to answer all your questions—from our pick-up service policies to car hire FAQs.  Phone us during our office hours from Monday to Sunday, between 7 am – 5 pm on (09) 275 3222 or toll-free at 0800 35 45 10. Alternatively, email us at reservations@rentalcars.co.nz

Explore driving destinations in Auckland and beyond

Once you’ve collected your Pegasus rental car, it’s time for a road trip to explore the largest city in New Zealand! Head along State Highway 20 to spend some time in the CBD. You’ll find the Auckland War Memorial Museum in Auckland Domain and all your favourite shops here.

Head west and go driving through this world-famous city to discover gorgeous beaches and native bush walks all in one day. Enjoy relaxing on the black sand of Piha Beach or take a hike through the Waitakere Ranges Regional Park. Want a shorter walk? Drive to Manurewa and visit the Auckland Botanic Gardens ― it’s a lovely park to stroll through and takes less than an hour.

Take your Auckland Airport car hire to the Villa Maria Estate for an exquisite lunch accompanied by award-winning wine. Afterwards, head back down the road to the Strawberry Farm for mouth-watering ice cream.

Here at Pegasus, we want to give you peace of mind when you’re driving an Auckland Airport car rental. So, we provide roadside assistance 24/7, New Zealand-wide, for the entire rental period. All Auckland Airport hire cars are thoroughly inspected for safety and well-maintained so that you can head out on your New Zealand road trip with confidence.

To rent a car and drive in New Zealand, you must be at least 18 years old and hold a valid driver’s licence. The daily rates for car rentals at Auckland Airport depend on your age. By entering this information when you book, we can provide a more accurate rental estimate. Some restrictions apply to car rentals, but we do not charge extra for additional drivers. Please call us for more information if you are under 21 years of age.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I stay near Auckland Airport?

You’ll find a large number of quality hotels at the airport. We recommend the Heartland or Sudima Hotels located close to our Auckland Airport vehicle hire depot.

 

How much does it cost to hire a car at Auckland Airport?

We offer one-way and multi-island hire car promotions and seasonal specials, subject to vehicle availability. From our range of small compact cars to our 12-seater transit vans, you can take advantage of our deals to save more on our Auckland Airport car rentals. Be sure to begin the booking process to rent a car well before the New Zealand holiday periods begin, as demand is high and prices may increase

 

Who can hire rental cars in NZ?

To rent a car and drive in NZ, you must be at least 18 years old and hold a valid driver’s licence in English. The daily rental car rates at Auckland Airport depend on the age of the driver. By entering this information when you book, we can provide a more accurate vehicle rental estimate. Some restrictions apply to car rentals, but we do not charge extra for additional drivers. Please call us for more information if you are under 21.

 

Can I hire a car in Auckland and return it to a different location?

We offer one-way car bookings across our 15 depot locations in NZ. An additional fee may apply for car rental returns at a different branch. Your daily rental vehicle cost will be included in your rental agreement.

 

Where are the best places to eat near Auckland Airport?

You’ll find a wide variety of eateries that cater to every palate in the airport itself. You can also find many cafes, restaurants, and takeaway shops on your way to the CBD.

 

Where can I refuel with petrol near Auckland Airport?

After you pick up your rental vehicle, the Waitomo Mangere service station is on the left-hand side of Richard Pearse Drive. Or, turn right onto George Bolt Memorial Drive, where you’ll find a Z petrol station on Tom Pearce Drive.

 

How do I get around Auckland Airport?

The Auckland domestic and international airport terminals are within walking distance of each other. It takes 10 minutes to walk each way. You can also take the free shuttle bus between the two terminals―follow the signs within the terminal.

 

What is the driving distance between Auckland Airport and the city centre?

The domestic and international terminal locations are only a few minutes from New Zealand’s main highway network. Following State Highway 20, reaching the Auckland city centre will take 25-30 minutes.

 

Where can I find a car park in Auckland?

On-street parking is available throughout Auckland; you will need to pay to park in certain areas, including the CBD and Newmarket. You will also find multi-storey pay-by-the-hour car park buildings in the CBD.

 
 

Reviews from our Auckland Airport customers

Enjoy New Zealand hospitality from the skilled team at Pegasus. We are privileged to have served locals and visitors with quality car rentals across the North and South Island for almost 30 years. 100% New Zealand-owned and operated, our company is known for unbeatable customer support and a high overall satisfaction rate. Along with great rates and dedicated car rental service, one of our competitive advantages is extensive local knowledge to help you save more and make the most of your Auckland visit.Check out what our customers have to say below:

 

Book with Pegasus now

With 15 locations in the North and South Islands, you’ll find a Pegasus depot located near all of NZ’s major airports. Book your next cheap car hire online now! We guarantee you’ll receive the best value for money with no hidden costs. Please phone our friendly customer service team for any help with our services. Your City of Sails journey awaits with a Pegasus car hire at Auckland Airport.

We look forward to seeing you soon in Auckland, New Zealand!