Are you ready to take on New Zealand's adventure capital? Say yes! Our Queenstown Airport branch is open from 8.00 a.m. - 8.00 p.m. daily. Our mission is to make things easy for you to get GOing in no time!
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Picking up your car rental at Queenstown Airport is so simple! Call us on 0508 246 984 from any public phone, or on +64 3 441 4340 from your mobile to arrange pick up.
Our courtesy shuttle service can collect you from both the International and Domestic terminals and take you straight across to our Queenstown car rental branch which is located just outside the airport.
Reasons to Go with us
- New Zealand Tourism Awards winners – Visitor Experience
- Most Satisfied Customers Award – Canstar Blue 2018
- Super fast online booking system
- The car you book is the car you drive
- 24hr AA Roadside Assistance
- Unlimited kilometres
- FREE GO Play discount card for 200+ activities
- FREE Go Basic insurance
- NO hidden costs
Best Customer Service in Queenstown
Thanks to our amazing customers, GO Rentals was recently awarded the prestigious Canstar Blue Award for Most Satisfied Customers 2018 in the Hire Car category. That means when you hire a car from GO Rentals in Queenstown, you're getting a world-class customer service experience thanks to our amazing team of passionate staff.
Following on from this, we were also delighted to be awarded a New Zealand Tourism Award in 2018 where we were announced as the winners of 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 in Queenstown!
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Hiring a car in Queenstown
GO Rentals Queenstown car hire branch is situated only minutes from the Queenstown Airport terminal and a short drive to the central city centre. GO will arrange to pick you up from the Queenstown Airport terminal and whip you over to our car rental branch so you’ll be up and out on your South Island adventure in no time.
Our Queenstown Airport car rental location is situated outside the airport terminal so we can save on cost, and that means we can pass those savings onto you. GO prides itself on providing a quality car hire service and safe rental cars, at reasonable prices. Of course we have hundreds of safe, reliable, clean and affordable late-model vehicles like the other bigger companies. What you see is what you get, meaning no hidden costs and the car you book is the car you drive. All that, plus our standout service, will really put a smile on your dial.
There is so much to see and do in Queenstown. As soon as you land, the breathtaking landscape & scenery will blow you away. The best way to experience the adventure capital is to hire a rental car from GO and drive. From bungy jumping to jet boating, skiing and sky diving – there is no limit to what you can do here in Queenstown. If you need any assistance with what to see and do in Queenstown, our friendly GO team is always happy to help.
Things to do around Queenstown
Save big with your GO Play discount card
AJ Hackett Bungy Jump
Bungy from the world's first commercial bungy jump - Kawarau Bridge.
Select BOOK NOW or call the number below, quote GO Play to confirm your booking. Present GO Play Card on arrival.
Transport provided from Cnr Shotover and Camp Street, Queenstown. Tel: 0800 286 4958
Milford Sound Cruise - PROMO CODE: GOPLAY
A boutique boat cruise with views, local wildlife and breath-taking waterfalls. If booking online enter promo code GO PLAY
Book online, select BOOK NOW – use promo code GOPLAY - present your GO Play card on arrival
1 Milford Sound Highway Tel: 0800 645 367
Renting a car at Queenstown Airport
If you have flown into Queenstown Airport and you are looking to pick up a rental car on the day, then make sure you look beyond the airport kiosks. Our Queenstown Airport car rental branch is located just a short 5 minute drive from the terminal (courtesy, hassle free pickup available). With great deals on car hire from Queenstown Airport, you can visit the website or download our app using the free WiFi at the airport whilst you wait for your bags. Book your rental car through the website or app or give us a call and we will give you our best price on the perfect hire car to get you GOing on your Queenstown adventure.
If you have already booked your Queenstown car rental, make sure you download our handy app before you set off. You can use the app to manage your booking as well as using it to find a wide range of discounts on activities in Queenstown and beyond through our GO Play programme.
Trip Planner itineraries from Queenstown
Queenstown to Queenstown
- Maze running in Wanaka
- Exploring Mt Cook
- Historic Dunedin
- Kayaking Milford Sound
10 days is the perfect amount of time to explore the lower South Island. Pick up a car in Queenstown and first head north via Wanaka to Mt Cook National Park. From here head east over to Christchurch and follow the coastal road all the way south to Dunedin. Your journey will then take you on to Stewart Island and up to Milford Sound via the Southern Scenic Route and back to Queenstown.
Queenstown to Christchurch
- Bungy Capital
- Kayaking Milford Sound
- Stargazing in Tekapo
- Swim with dolphins
This 4 day itinerary from Queenstown to Christchurch is one of our most popular. Pick up your hire car in Queenstown and first head to Milford Sound which will blow your socks off. Double back to Queenstown and carry on to Christchurch via Tekapo before heading north to swim with dolphins in Kaikoura. It's going to be an amazing 4 days!
Planning a trip to Queenstown
Make sure you check out our awesome new Travel Guide to Queenstown with heaps of great tips on where to stay, where to eat out and what to do whilst you’re in the adventure capital of world.