One Way Car Hire: Auckland to Wellington
Comparing one-way car hire around New Zealand is easy – simply enter your pickup and return locations and we’ll find. You can rent a vehicle either from Auckland to Wellington or vice versa. There are no booking or hidden fees.
Frequently Asked Questions
Distance from Auckland to Wellington
Q: How far is it to drive from Auckland Airport to Wellington?
A: It’s about 650 kilometres, which translates to about 8 hours of driving time alone. Plan for plenty of breaks!
Q: Can I pick up my car directly at Auckland International Airport?
A: Yes, several companies provide vehicles at Auckland Airport. Use the tool to check availability.
Car Hire Auckland to Wellington Availability
Q: How early do I need to book my rental?
A:In general, the earlier the better, as you’ll get the best rates early on. As people book their holidays and less cars become available prices will rise. During the holidays and seasonal events there’s a likelihood of vehicles getting booked out especially on popular routes.
Popular One Way Routes Around NZ
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