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Port Chalmers

Rental Cars for Cruise Ship Visitors | Port Chalmers

Affordable Car and Van Hire in Port Chalmers
Dunedin Port Chalmers
Cruise Ship Terminal, Port Chalmers
Opening Hours
Monday – Sunday by appointment

Hiring a rental car or van is a great option to explore the greater Dunedin area at your own pace. No need to worry about tight touring schedules when you can take your time and drive where it suits.Our staff have extensive local knowledge so we can recommend places of interest and provide maps and brochures of all the best activities/attractions that Dunedin and its surroundings has to offer.

Please note: this service is unavailable from 22 December 2018 – 6 January 2019.

Get your car rental quote today! Simply fill in the form or call us today 0800 35 45 02.


We Make it Easy to Rent a Car Direct from Port Chalmers

Pegasus Rental Cars New Zealand
We are part of the Pegasus car and van hire network with 14 locations around New Zealand, all with friendly local owner/operators. Pegasus Rental Cars has been around since 1989, so you know you will be dealing with a reputable and well-established rental car company.Our Range of Rental Vehicles Available in Port Chalmers
We have a wide range of vehicles from small hatchbacks to 11-seater minivans. No matter how big your group we’re sure we can help get you on the road exploring as soon as possible! Call the team on 0800 35 45 02 to find out more.

Why Pegasus Rentals are a Great Choice for Car Rental

  • Direct Port Chalmers pick up and drop off.
  • All daily rates include GST and insurance.
  • Unlimited kilometres
  • GPS navigation and child seats available.
  • Wide selection of well-maintained rental vehicles with good fuel economy.
  • Friendly staff with great local knowledge.
  • The car you select is the car you will get.

Travelling in a Group? Hire a Van!
Comfortable and spacious 8 and 11-seatervans are available. Perfect for larger groups wanting to explore Dunedin together.

Cruise Ship Pick up/Drop Off
Arriving into Port Chalmers on a Cruise Ship? Simply contact us in advance and we’ll be waiting in the terminal with your rental car as soon as you disembark. Once you have enjoyed your travels, return the vehicle to the Port Chalmers terminal at the end of the day.

24-hour Roadside Assistance Cover
Our Port Chalmers, Dunedin hire cars are covered by Roadside Assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from anywhere in New Zealand.

Attractions You Can Drive to in and Around Dunedin

We’ll be more than happy to impart our knowledge of the Otago region! From the ‘must do’s’ and places of interest – feel free to ask us. Local maps and brochures of all the best attractions in and around Dunedin are available at our branch.

  • Orokonui Ecosanctuary, home of the world’s most fascinating, rare wildlife and native New Zealand forest
  • Explore the Otago Peninsula and see some wildlife or go for some beautiful short walks

  • The amazing Moeraki Boulders, about an hour’s drive from Dunedin
  • Baldwin Street, the world’s steepest residential street
  • Larnach Castle is one of New Zealand’s premier visitor attractions