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Car Rental Auckland Airport

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Reasons to GO with us

  • New Zealand Tourism Awards winners - Visitor Experience
  • Most Satisfied Customers Award - Canstar Blue 2018 & 2020
  • Huge choice of great rental cars to choose from
  • Highly recommended on major review sites
  • Competitive car hire rates
  • Convenient airport locations
  • The car you book is the car you drive
  • 24hr AA Roadside Assistance
  • Unlimited kilometres
  • FREE GO Play discount card for 650+ activities
  • FREE Basic car rental insurance
  • SAVE 6c per litre of fuel nationwide
  • FREE maps and guides
  • NO hidden costs
  • After hours support
  • Local knowledge

Renting a car at Auckland Airport

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. 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 car hire 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’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. For our Australian visitors taking advantage of the Trans-Tasman bubble, 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.

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.

Award-Winning Customer Service at Auckland Airport

Thanks to our amazing customers, GO Rentals was awarded the prestigious Canstar Blue Award for Most Satisfied Customers 2018 & 2020 in the Hire Car category. 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!

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to get to the Auckland Airport branch from the airport?
For most people flying into Auckland Airport, our shuttle bus is the easiest way to get to and from the branch whether you are picking up or dropping off your rental car. It’s a short 2-minute drive from the branch to either the domestic or international terminals. If you do want to stretch your legs after a long flight or just to get some fresh air, it’s approximately 15 minutes to walk to the branch.
What is the walking distance from Auckland Airport to your branch?
If you do fancy walking to or from the branch to the terminals at Auckland Airport, it’s approximately 800m which should take you around 15 minutes.
What are Auckland Airport branch hours and what is the after-hours process?
Our branch hours at the Auckland Airport branch are:
8am - 5pm Monday to Sunday
If you need to pick up or drop off your vehicle outside these hours, there is an after-hours service which will allow you to do so! Once you’ve confirmed your booking, we’ll email you instructions on how to pick up and drop off your car outside of our branch hours.
How do I book my shuttle from Auckland Airport to your branch?
The easiest way to book our shuttle at Auckland Airport is through our app. As soon as you land, login to the app and at the touch of a button, we’ll be there to pick you up - simple! If you haven’t downloaded the app, you can also call us at the branch and the team will be right there to pick you up.
Where can I find special deals on car rental at Auckland Airport?
Looking for rental car deals at Auckland Airport? Make sure you have a look at our deals page. It’s home to our latest discounts and offers and can help you save on your next hire. Downloading our app is another great way of having everything you need at your fingertips. For the latest car rental deals straight to your inbox, make sure you sign up for our newsletter and never miss a deal!

Car Hire Auckland Airport

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.