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Frequently asked questions

How much is a rental car per day in Rotorua?
Within the past seven days, the lowest daily price for a budget car rental in Rotorua was $25.
Can I rent a car from Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT)?
Arrive at Rotorua Regional Airport (ROT) and then head for Budget or Hertz, a quick commute away. You’ll be exploring Rotorua in your rental in next to no time.
What happens if I need to cancel my Rotorua car reservation?
No worries! If you’re able to cancel your prepaid rental at least six hours ahead of pickup, you may qualify for all of your money back. It’s a good idea to read your rental agreement as there are some exclusions. Jump onto our Customer Service Portal for more information.
What types of cars can I rent in Rotorua?
The majority of visitors choose to rent economy vehicles in Rotorua. Motorists love them because they’re affordable and fuel-efficient. Plus, their small size makes them ideal for cities, where streets are crowded and parking can be challenging. But economy isn’t your only option. Full-size, mid-size and premium cars are up for grabs too. Whether you’re sticking around Rotorua or headed beyond, we’ll have a ride that suits your needs.
Where can I go on a road trip from Rotorua?
It’s no secret that Rotorua is one of the leading vacation destinations in Bay of Plenty Region. But you’ll also find countless other inspiring places to explore when you lock in your ride and hit the road. We’ve pulled together a few ideas to get your adventure off to a perfect start:

  • Home to attractions galore, Auckland is around 120 mi from Rotorua. First pit stop? Head for Sky Tower, one of this city’s highlights.
  • Around 100 mi away, Napier is another destination worth sticking on your road trip itinerary. You’ll want to check out National Aquarium of New Zealand during your stay.
  • Put some distance between you and the city’s hustle and bustle at Egmont National Park. Approximately 140 mi from Rotorua, it’s a gorgeous place to get a fix of nature.

Why should I rent a Rotorua car with Expedia?
With car rental companies to choose from in Rotorua, Expedia makes it a cinch to find the perfect ride. And when you bundle your rental car, hotel and flights into a package, you’ll be able to save on your entire Rotorua vacation. From economy models to spacious SUVs and more, Expedia will put you in the driver’s seat of your next awesome adventure.
How do I find the best car rental deals in Rotorua with Expedia?
It’s easy to pick up an awesome deal with Expedia. Simply choose your favorite ride, select your dates and preferred pickup and drop-off points, and compare offers from big-name brands. Make even bigger savings when you combine your Rotorua car rental with hotel or flight bookings.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in Rotorua?
You’ll need to be 21 and over to sit in the driver’s seat of a rental car in Rotorua. Bear in mind that young drivers may only be able to rent from a few car classes, such as compact and economy. Higher age limits generally apply for premium and specialty vehicles. Additionally, many companies will charge an additional fee for young renters. Check the rules before booking and factor any extra fees into your budget.
What do you need to rent a car in Rotorua?
While terms and conditions may differ between car rental outlets in Rotorua, the essentials are a current driver’s license and a credit card in the same name. You don’t need to take out the company’s auto insurance. However, proof of alternative coverage may be necessary.
What side of the road do you drive on in Rotorua?
People in Rotorua drive on the left-hand side of the road, and the driver’s seat and some controls are on the opposite side to cars in the U.S. Spend a bit of extra time getting to know your new car before venturing out.
What is the cheapest car rental in Rotorua?
According to prices found within the past seven days, the lowest daily rate for a car rental in Rotorua was just $25. The second lowest was $27 a day. These rates were available on Expedia, with a rental starting date within the next year. Prices and availability are subject to change and additional terms apply.
Can I rent a car for a month or longer in Rotorua?
Click through to our long-term car rental deals page, enter your trip details and then lock in a ride that suits. Whether you’re staying in Rotorua or discovering beyond, Expedia will help you find a long-term rental at a fabulous rate.
Where can I find a Rotorua car rental if I am younger than 25?
If you’re a young driver hoping to rent a car in Rotorua, it’d be wise to check the policies of the various car rental companies you’re interested in. Some may rent to drivers under the age of 25, some may not. There may be surcharges if you’re aged between 21 and 24. To avoid any unwanted surprises on pickup, make sure you know exactly what to expect.
What insurance should I choose for my car rental in Rotorua?
For a safe, stress-free adventure, add Expedia’s collision protection to your car rental reservation. This insurance covers your ride against collision damage, theft and vandalism. It also provides 24-hour emergency support in times of need. Opt in to this plan while finalizing your Rotorua vehicle with Expedia and save time and money at the rental desk.

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If the deals that are available on our page do not suit your needs, then enter Rotorua into the search wizard at the top of the page. We will compare all the best deals available for your car rental in Rotorua and provide you with a list of the cheapest options, with no added fees.

Renting a car in Rotorua

Pay at pickup is available, so you don’t have to worry about spending your money until you arrive at your vehicle in Rotorua. We partner with reliable partners that guarantee an enjoyable experience for solo travelers, couples, and families. Package your car with a flight or hotel to unlock even more savings from Expedia.

Expected prices in Rotorua

Prices are subject to seasonal change depending on when you decide to arrange your car rental but right now you can book from $25.

Flexibility & Cancellation

Most car suppliers offer penalty-free cancellations, so you don’t have to worry about losing money if your plans change. To cancel your booking log into your account through the Trips portal. Click manage booking and cancel this car. If you needed to alter your booking, then you can create a new one once you have canceled.

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Car classes available from Expedia in 2023

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