With three branches in and around Auckland, we’ve got your covered when it comes to your car rental in the big little city. Our Penrose branch is conveniently located to the south of the city and is perfect if you’re heading out on a trip and don’t need to head into the CBD or you’re not flying into Auckland Airport. Our Penrose branch is situated just a 2 minute drive off the main State Highway 1 heading south so once you’ve picked up your rental car, you’ll be straight on the road and out to explore our beautiful country.
Great features and fuel economy make the 5 door hatch ideal for any road trip.
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When it comes to car rental in Auckland, we’ve got your back. We have three branch locations throughout the city including our Penrose branch, city centre branch and airport branch. That means that no matter how you are arriving into Auckland, there’s a GO Rentals branch that’s ready and waiting to get you on the road.
Reasons to Go with us
- Super fast online booking system
- The car you book is the car you drive
- 24hr AA Roadside Assistance
- Unlimited kilometres
- FREE Go Basic insurance
- FREE maps and guides
- NO hidden costs
- And the best service in the country!
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Always fun going to Auckland. GO Rentals made it so easy for us from the get-go. We’re already looking at booking our next trip with them!
Rebekah & Ben, Wellington NZ
Car Rental Penrose
4.6 out of
688 Great South Road, Penrose, Auckland, 1061, New Zealand
+64 9 525 6031
Our Penrose car rental branch is a GO Rentals legend – it’s where everything started way back when and we still love to see lots of customers booking their rental cars out of our Penrose branch. In 2016, we opened up a new city centre branch in the heart of Auckland, making car rental in Auckland much easier for those people staying in the CBD or arriving by train, bus or ferry. Along with our Airport branch, we’ve really got all the bases covered.
Our Auckland Penrose branch is only a 15 minute drive from the city centre and is perfect for those people living south of the city who don’t want to head into the busy CBD to pick up their rental car. It’s also great for anyone heading down from the north for business – we’re situated just 2 minutes of the main State Highway 1 and we’ll get you on your way in no time at all, saving you precious time and making sure you get to where you need to be.
Like our other branches, we have hundreds of new and late model vehicles from zippy hatchbacks to 12 seater vans so no matter what you’re looking for, we have the perfect rental vehicle for your next trip. Our Penrose branch is perfect for those travelling for business. We’ve got some awesome new Toyota and Hyundai vehicles in our fleet with all the bells and whistles from Bluetooth connectivity to touch screen audio.
Our Auckland Penrose branch has been around forever and we have some of the best staff in the car rental business who know just what you’re looking for – a quick check in and check out process and just the right information to get you on your way. We take pride in delivering awesome customer service. You’ll see from the reviews above that we do a pretty good job too but we always like to go the extra mile to make sure you have everything you need whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure.
If you’re looking for a rental car but don’t want to deal with city centre traffic or head out to the airport, then our Auckland Penrose branch is perfect for you. Give us a call or drop in today to arrange your next car rental.
Things to do around Auckland Penrose
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Food Tours - The Big Foody
Tours designed to give you the best introduction to our gorgeous city and country.
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Auckland Fish Market, 22-32 Jellicoe Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland. Tel: 0800 366 386
In the treetops of Woodhill Forest, a short drive from Auckland City, an adventure wonderland awaits.
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Boundary Road, Woodhill Forest. Tel: 0800 827 926
Trip Planner itineraries from Auckland
Auckland to Auckland
- Cheese tasting
- Cruise the Islands
- Cape Reinga Lighthouse
- Giant Kauri trees
An absolute classic 3 day road trip from Auckland to the Bay of Islands. Pick up your rental car in Auckland and head north to Paihia where you can base yourself for exploring the Northland region. Make the trip to the northern most tip of New Zealand at Cape Reinga and return to Auckland via the ancient Waipoua Forest.
Auckland to Christchurch
- Mountain Biking in Rotorua
- Skydive over Lake Taupo
- Swim with dolphins
- Relax in Hanmer Springs
If you are looking to explore both the North and South Islands of New Zealand, our 12 day road trip itinerary from Auckland to Christchurch could be just the ticket. Pick up your rental car in Auckland and follow the route through the Coromandel, Rotorua, Wellington, Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs and on to Christchurch.