Auckland Airport car rental
- Branch landline
- +64 9 257 5142
- Branch email
- Pick-up & Drop-off
- 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week.
- Office open hours
- 07:00 - 19:00, 7 days a week.
If you're starting from the Auckland CBD, here's how you can navigate your way to Auckland Airport.
Per our policy, all cars must be refuelled before being returned. Here are some nearby locations for refuelling:
Here’s how far you’ll have to travel from the airport to get to some of the top locations in Auckland and the greater North Island. Also be sure to see our list of the top 10 destinations within 3 hours of Auckland.
If you’ve travelled to New Zealand to sample the country’s delectable range of wines, Villa Maria Estate is one attraction you don’t want to miss. Fortunately, New Zealand’s most awarded winery is just 4.5km away from Auckland Airport, stop in to sample some outstanding Marlborough beverages.
Just 1.3km from Auckland Airport is one the city’s most entertaining attractions. Butterfly Creek includes a stunning tropical butterfly house, New Zealand’s only giant saltwater crocodiles and exhibits to transport your little ones to the worlds of dinosaurs, dragons and unicorns.
Treasure Island Adventure Golf is one of the top nearby locations for Auckland Airport. With two 18-hole courses boasting a daring pirate theme, it’s an excellent choice to entertain the family after your flight.
It’s no secret that New Zealand is home to some stunning flora. One of your first stops should be the Auckland Botanic Gardens, just 12.7km from the airport. It’s home to over 64 hectares of native and international plant species. Best of all, entry is free!
We have eight car rental branches spread evenly throughout New Zealand, in the major destinations of Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Nelson, Queenstown, and Dunedin so that you’re never far from a GO rental car.
Our rental car branch at Auckland Airport is just a few minutes’ drive from the domestic and international terminals. Call us when you’re ready for a lift, or request the shuttle through our app. Easy peasy.
We are super-excited to once again welcome visitors from Australia and the rest of the world back to New Zealand along with our loyal Kiwi customers and we wanted to say a big thanks for checking out GO Rentals. Renting a car with GO at Auckland Airport is super-easy. Simply fill out the itinerary at the top of this page and we'll let you know which hire cars from our awesome fleet are available, including the all-new Tesla Model 3 and Tesla Model Y.
Getting to GO Rentals is easy – just let us know when you've arrived and we'll have our shuttle come get you. Our Auckland Airport car rental branch is located just a short 5-minute drive from the terminal (shuttle pick-up available) or a 15-20 minute walk.
With great deals on hire cars from Auckland Airport, you can visit the website or download our app using the free Wi-Fi at the airport while you wait for your bags. Book your rental car through the website, app or give us a call and we'll help you find the perfect hire car for your Auckland adventure. It's as simple as Look, Book and GO.
If you've already booked your Auckland Airport car rental, make sure you download our handy app before you set off. You can use the app to order your airport shuttle bus, as well as using it to find a wide range of discounts on activities in Auckland and beyond through our GO Play programme.
If you're looking for inspiration on holiday destinations from Auckland, we've got you covered. Make sure you check out our top 5 destinations from Auckland and get inspired for your New Zealand road trip. We have heaps of resources over in our blog to help you plan your trip or you can always speak to one of the team when you pick up who will be more than happy to impart some local knowledge to help you to have an amazing time here in New Zealand.
Change of plans? No worries, we've got you covered. With 24/7 roadside assistance, discounts on fuel and more, GO create your journey.
Thanks to our amazing customers, GO Rentals was awarded the prestigious 2023 Canstar Blue Award for Most Satisfied Customers in the Hire Car category as the only company with a perfect 5-star rating across all rating categories. We’re more than just car rentals at GO. We have tons of ideas, activities and add ons to help you make the most of your journey. With 24 hour support, we can be there every step of the way. Any problems – give us a call anytime.
Auckland is a city that is packed full of experiences and we know a thing or two about that at GO. In 2018, we were awarded a New Zealand Tourism Award for the ServiceIQ Visitor Experience Award. This award recognised GO Rentals as an organisation that is driving value through an outstanding visitor experience – something we wouldn’t be able to do without our amazing team at Auckland Airport!
Auckland Airport consists of an international and domestic terminal. The airport operates a shuttle bus between the hours of 7am and 7pm. It takes about 10 minutes to travel between terminals.
Prefer to walk? There is also an inter-terminal walkway, indicated by a green line painted on the foot path. This walk also takes around 10 minutes to complete.
It wouldn't be an airport without a duty-free mall. Auckland Airport has a wide range of international brands for visitors to stock up on. You can even shop online and collect your goods before departure or arrival.
International visitors to New Zealand will need to fill out a Passenger Arrival Card. Items you will need to declare on your card include:
In addition, New Zealand has strict biosecurity measures. Your Passenger Arrival Card contains a full list of restricted materials, which must be declared or disposed of in airport amnesty bins. Restricted materials include any fruit, vegetable, plant or animal products. Before departure, you should clean all sports equipment of any soil or grass, and your footwear if you have visited a farm overseas.
Our Auckland Airport car hire branch is only a skip and a hop from the Airport terminal buildings. New Zealand’s main highway is also within a couple of minutes of the Auckland Airport Branch, so you can be on your way to the Auckland city centre or beyond in no time.
Our Auckland Airport branch is located outside the airport terminal so we save on costs, and that means we can pass those savings on to your car hire from Auckland Airport. When it comes to picking up your car rental at Auckland Airport, we've got you covered. With speedy pick up times (3 mins on average), it’s a fast and easy when you rent with GO. We’re on hand around the clock and with you every step of the way.
One of the best ways to travel and discover Auckland City to its fullest is to jump in a GO Rentals car and drive. We have the perfect rental car for any occasion, whether you need car hire for a quick weekend away or that family vacation you’ve been planning for the last year or so. We can help to take care of your car hire needs, so you can concentrate on planning the ultimate journey.