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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Queenstown?

All
$19 - $74
Family size
$33 - $104
Economy
$16 - $41

The cheapest time to rent a car in Queenstown is in June. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just $22 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in May. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in July. The price of a car rental in Queenstown can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.

Queenstown car rental deals found on momondo

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Small
Medium
Large
SUV
Van
Pickup Truck
Luxury
Eco-friendly

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $40/day to rent a small car in Queenstown. 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
$12/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$12/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$15/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$15/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Kia Rio Hatchback
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2/4-door vehicles
$18/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Sir Henry Wigley Drive
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$18/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$19/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$19/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$20/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$22/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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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 Queenstown is $46/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Audi A4
or similar Standard
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$20/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$22/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$26/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr., Frankton
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$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr., Frankton
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$28/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Mazda Mazda5
or similar Intermediate station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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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 Queenstown is $68/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
$17/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$17/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$41/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
Queenstown
Sir Henry Wringley Drive
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$41/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$67/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
68-70 Stanley St
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$67/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$84/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$84/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$88/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
68-70 Stanley St
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$88/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A4
or similar Premium
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$93/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$93/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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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 Queenstown is $48/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$23/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$23/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Jeep Wrangler
or similar SUV
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$25/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Acura MDX
or similar Luxury SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$26/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$26/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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BMW X3
or similar Full-size SUV
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$33/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Queenstown Airport
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$33/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Chevrolet Equinox
or similar Intermediate SUV
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$36/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
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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 Queenstown is $65/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
$23/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$23/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$31/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$36/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
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Dodge Durango
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$36/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$36/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Class Luxury Van
or similar Passenger Van
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$52/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
Queenstown
111 Glenda Dr, Frankton
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$52/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
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Chrysler Pacifica
or similar Minivan
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$72/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$72/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Trucks are great options to rent if you plan on transporting equipment or larger loads while visiting Queenstown. The average price of a truck rental in Queenstown is $95/day. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$73/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$73/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$111/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$111/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Class Standard Truck
or similar Pickup Truck
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
2/4-door vehicles
$128/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$128/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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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 Queenstown is $91/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
$72/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$72/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Audi A4
or similar Premium station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$126/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$126/day
Oct 9 - Oct 31
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Audi A4
or similar Premium station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$138/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$138/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A4
or similar Premium station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$153/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$153/day
Oct 13 - Oct 16
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Audi A4
or similar Premium station wagon
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$175/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
Queenstown
Airport Avenue
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$175/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
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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.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$20/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$25/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
Queenstown
Terminal Building
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$25/day
Oct 27 - Oct 28
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr., Frankton
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$27/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Audi A3
or similar Intermediate
Up to 5 passengers
Fits 2 bags
4-5-door vehicles
$28/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
Queenstown
121 Glenda Dr., Frankton
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$28/day
Oct 16 - Oct 19
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Audi A3
or similar Full-size
Up to 5 passengers
4-5-door vehicles
$39/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
Queenstown
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$39/day
Oct 16 - Oct 21
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Distance to popular hotels from Queenstown Intl Airport

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

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa

Kawarau Village, 79 Peninsula Road

0.9 mi from airport

Novotel Queenstown Lakeside

Corner Of Earl And Marine Parade

4.0 mi from airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Queenstown

Kawarau Village 79 Peninsula Road

0.9 mi from airport

Hotel St Moritz Queenstown - MGallery

10-18 Brunswick Street

4.4 mi from airport

Heritage Queenstown

91 Fernhill Road

5.0 mi from airport

Mercure Queenstown Resort

Sainsbury Road

5.1 mi from airport

Copthorne Hotel & Apartments Queenstown Lakeview

88 Frankton Road

3.5 mi from airport

Millennium Hotel Queenstown

32 Frankton Road

3.7 mi from airport

Rydges Lakeland Resort Queenstown

38-54 Lake Esplanade

4.5 mi from airport

Crowne Plaza Queenstown

93 Beach Street

4.2 mi from airport

Sherwood Queenstown

554 Frankton Road

2.1 mi from airport

The Rees Hotel & Luxury Apartments

377 Frankton Road

2.6 mi from airport

Qt Queenstown

30 Brunswick Street

4.5 mi from airport

Scenic Suites Queenstown

27 Stanley Street

3.8 mi from airport

Kamana Lakehouse

139 Fernhill Road

5.4 mi from airport

Sofitel Queenstown - Hotel & Spa

8 Duke Street

4.1 mi from airport

Copthorne Hotel And Resort Queenstown Lakefront

27 Frankton Road

3.7 mi from airport

Car Rental in Queenstown

2,642 users have looked for car rental in Queenstown with momondo in September.

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

National, Avis, and Budget are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Queenstown. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Queenstown offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. 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 Queenstown in October?

For October in Queenstown, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $51 - but some users found deals as low as $11. Stretching your rental over seven days shifts the price range to about $10 to $26.

Is there a fee to cancel my Queenstown car rental?

The majority of car rental agencies in Queenstown offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centers such as National, Avis, and Budget have a cancellation fee for travelers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to rent in Queenstown during October?

A Standard car is the ideal car to rent when visiting Queenstown in October. On average, Queenstown receives 2.4″ of precipitation and temperatures hover around 53.6 °F during the month of October. These conditions are well-suited for a standard, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Renting a Standard in Queenstown will cost you $28/day on average.

Which rental car company in Queenstown has the most locations?

The city of Queenstown has 2 locations owned by Snap Rentals, with an average daily rate of $24.

What is the speed limit in Queenstown?

The speed limit in Queenstown is 35 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Queenstown also has a suburban speed limit of 65 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Queenstown, be aware that the speed limit is generally 70 mph.


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