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Car Rentals in Taupo

Affordable Pegasus Rental Cars and Minivans in Taupo, New Zealand
Corner of Spa Road and
Tonga Street, Taupo 3330
Opening Hours
8:30am – 5pm Monday to Friday
Weekends and public holidays are by appointment
Get the best value car rental in Taupo and contact Pegasus Rental Cars. Local owner/operator Damian and his friendly team look forward to meeting you and helping with information on the Taupo region. Let us match you with a rental vehicle that suits your travel needs.

Call the Taupo Pegasus Team today on 0800 35 45 22 or book online to find out about pricing and availability of our rental cars.


We Make Car Rental in Taupo Stress Free!

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.Taupo Rental Car Hire Fleet
Our fleet consists of well-maintained rental vehicles with good fuel economy. Low daily rates from $39 per day. Choose from small, medium or executive rental cars and spacious station wagons. Travelling in a group? We also have minibuses and people movers to choose from.

Why Taupo Pegasus Rentals are a Great Choice:

  • FREE City pick up and drop off during business hours.
  • All daily rates include GST and insurance.
  • Unlimited kms on hires 4 days or more (minivans may incur mileage fees).
  • A 23-point car rental safety check – your vehicle is thoroughly checked before your hire.
  • Complimentary New Zealand Road Maps
  • Airport transfers (additional cost applies)
  • Wide selection of rental vehicles and friendly staff
  • Baby and child seats, GPS and other extras available

Accommodation Transfers
We offer free transfers during business hours to and from your local Taupo City accommodation. Just pre-arrange this service by emailing us or calling us 0800 35 45 22

Furniture Removal Truck
Our truck box bodies offer a convenient and easy way to transport large items. Perfect for moving house or any cargo that is too large for a trailer, in any weather conditions. Seats three people.

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

It’s Easy to Explore Taupo via Rental Car

Taupo has become a popular venue for many sporting events such as the International Ironman, New Zealand’s biggest one day annual event, the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge with 11,000+ riders completing the 160kms around Lake Taupo and motor racing events on the national sporting calendar. Other yearly events highlight arts, culture and food & wine festivals. Concerts, theatre, performing arts and great nightly entertainment are just a few things you can expect.

A couple of must do things while you are visiting the Great Lake Taupo region of New Zealand: Huka Falls, five minutes drive north of Taupo, a thundering 11-metre high waterfall and the most photographed natural attraction in New Zealand. The adventure seekers will have a fantastic time in Taupo with skydiving, bungy jumping, white water rafting, jet boating and parasailing all available. During the winter months, a short drive from Taupo is the Whakapapa Ski Area, New Zealand’s largest ski area with over 65 trails to discover. There’s elevator access to the beginner slopes and exciting volcanic terrain for the advanced skier. There is always something different to see and do when you visit the region. All of this is an easy drive in your Pegasus Taupo rental car.