Nelson Car Rentals

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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Nelson?

All
$18 - $165
Economy
$19 - $58

The cheapest time to rent a car in Nelson is in July. The price is 44% lower than the rest of the year at just $23 per day. The most expensive month is May. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in June. The price of a car rental in Nelson can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Nelson car rental deals found on momondo

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Medium
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SUV
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Luxury
Eco-friendly

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $49/day to rent a small car in Nelson. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$58/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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$58/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$59/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Nelson
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$59/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Medium-sized cars, like mid-size sedans, are a step up in size from the economy car and can typically fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a mid-size car rental in Nelson is $75/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$78/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Terminal Building
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$78/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Larger cars, like full-size sedans, can fit up to 5 people comfortably. The average price of a full-size rental in Nelson is $60/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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SUVs are larger vehicles that are best used for families and in destinations with terrain like snow and dirt. The average cost of renting an SUV in Nelson is $60/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Kia Sportage
or similar Compact SUV
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$61/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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$61/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$72/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$72/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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BMW X3
or similar Premium SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$87/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$87/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$114/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Domestic Terminal
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$114/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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BMW X3
or similar Standard SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$122/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Terminal Building
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$122/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Passenger vans are great for families and large groups. Vans can usually hold 6 or more people comfortably. The average price for renting a passenger van in Nelson is $75/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$84/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Domestic Terminal
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$84/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$94/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$94/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Luxury vehicles are typically cars that cost more because of the extra features they include. The average price of a luxury car in Nelson is $38/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Premium station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$80/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$80/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Eco-friendly vehicles are vehicles that are not 100% powered by gas and involve some battery charge to operate. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
Nelson
Trent Drive
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$68/day
Nov 21 - Nov 23
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Distance to popular hotels from Wellington Airport

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Wellington's car rental counter

The Hotel Nelson

40 Waimea Road

79.4 mi from airport

Trailways Hotel Nelson

66 Trafalgar Street

79.2 mi from airport

The Beachcomber Hotel

23 Beach Road

81.0 mi from airport

Nelson City Top 10 Holiday Park

230 Vanguard Street

79.9 mi from airport

The Sails Nelson

7 Trafalgar Street

79.2 mi from airport

Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Apartments

6 Point Road

82.3 mi from airport

The Honest Lawyer, Ascend Hotel Collection

1 Point Road

82.4 mi from airport

Rutherford Hotel Nelson

Trafalgar Square

79.2 mi from airport

The Bug Backpackers - Hostel

226 Vanguard Street

79.9 mi from airport

Century Park Motor Lodge

197 Rutherford Street

79.3 mi from airport

Greens Motel

36 Golf Haven Way, Tahunanui

81.6 mi from airport

Palazzo Motor Lodge

159 Rutherford Street

79.3 mi from airport

Yha Nelson By Accents

59 Rutherford Street

79.3 mi from airport

Tasman Bay Backpackers

10 Weka Street

78.9 mi from airport

Admirals Motor Inn

26 Waimea Road

79.4 mi from airport

Car Rental in Nelson

So far in October there have been 302 searches on momondo for car rental in Nelson.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Nelson car rental companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Enhanced cleaning is one of the new benefits that may be provided to you when you rent a car in Nelson. Use our search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning for your trip. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to rent a car in Nelson in November?

To rent a car for a weekend in Nelson in November, the average price was $33 with cheaper deals starting around $33. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $21 to $28.

Which car rental agency in Nelson has the cheapest rental car prices?

Daily rates from Apex are typically the cheapest, with an average price of $30/day when getting a rental car in Nelson. The absolute cheapest price found at their location in Nelson is $13/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Nelson car rental?

Every rental car company in Nelson has a different cancellation policy. At momondo, we will always disclose in the car rental search results whether or not an agency has a cancellation fee. Some of the top car rental companies in Nelson include Dollar, Hertz, and Thrifty, so be sure to check if they offer free cancellation.

Which rental car company in Nelson has the most locations?

The city of Nelson has 1 location owned by Firefly, with an average daily rate of $44.

What is the speed limit in Nelson?

Nelson’s speed limit is 35 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighborhoods. The suburban speed limit in Nelson is 65 mph and the speed limit for highways is 70 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.


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