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FAQ Dunedin Airport

Answering your questions about renting a vehicle at Dunedin Airport

Frequently asked questions

Is the Dunedin branch located inside the airport terminal?
Our Dunedin branch is conveniently located inside the airport terminal, meaning you can step off the plane and walk straight to our GO Rentals counter to pick up your vehicle.
What are Dunedin branch hours and what is the after-hours process?
Our branch hours at the Dunedin 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.
Where can I find special deals on car rental in Dunedin?
Looking for rental car deals in Dunedin? 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!
Do you offer one-way car hires from Dunedin Airport?
We sure do. We can arrange one-way car hires to and from all our locations including Dunedin Airport. There are a couple things you’ll have to consider - we do have minimum hire periods in place, and one-way hires are dependent on the time of year and your direction of travel. On occasion, we will make allowances if we need vehicles in other branches. Make sure you keep an eye on our rental car relocation deals for all the latest rental car relocation deals.
How far is it from Dunedin Airport to downtown Dunedin?
If you are planning on staying in and around Dunedin for a few days after you land at Dunedin Airport, getting into the city is a breeze. It’s just a short drive which should take 25-30 minutes depending on traffic. Thanks to our self-service check in stations, we’re committed to getting you on the road as quickly as we can - checking in via the app can also help to speed up your pick up time. If you are planning on heading further afield and exploring the South Island, we provide you with handy maps in your rental car or you can always speak to one of our friendly team who will be happy to point you in the right direction.
Do you do drop-offs or pick-ups from hotels in Dunedin?
Unfortunately, we do not offer drop-offs or pick-ups from hotels in and around Dunedin. If you are unable to organise transport to or from our branch, or need special assistance, you can call us at the branch and the team will do their best to accommodate your situation.
What happens if I need to pick up or drop of my rental car at Dunedin Airport out of hours?
We offer after-hours services at all of our branches excluding Auckland City. Once you’ve confirmed your booking, we’ll email through some instructions. If you’re returning to our Dunedin Airport branch, we prefer you return during business hours where possible, however parking and key drops are available in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Nelson, Queenstown, and Dunedin.
What will I need to bring when I collect my rental car from Dunedin Airport?
You’re one step closer to exploring NZ with us. When you come to collect your hire car at our Dunedin Airport branch, you’ll need a valid driver’s licence and a credit or debit card for security. A credit card is mandatory if you have selected our Basic insurance option. It must have your name printed on it for verification and the card must be valid until the drop-off date.
What are your most popular rental cars at Dunedin Airport?
Located in the lower South Island, it’s perhaps no surprise that the most popular rental cars from our Dunedin Airport branch come from our 4x4 range and include the Toyota Rav4 and Mitsubishi Pajero Sport. For shorter term hires, the Toyota Corolla is always a popular vehicle here in New Zealand and the Tesla Model 3 is proving to be a popular rental car from all our branches.
What are the most popular destinations for people picking up a rental car in Dunedin?
If you are hiring a car in Dunedin, there are a number of great options within a short driving distance from downtown. Some of the most popular destinations include the Christchurch, Queenstown, Invercargill, Wanaka, and Te Anau. Find out more about the most popular holiday destinations from Dunedin.

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