AA Thrifty Car Rental for Members

Everyday competitive low rates & weekend specials

Road trips for us Kiwis are like pavlovas at Christmas - the done thing. To make your winter escape even kinder to your wallet, check out our current offers and remember our AA Thrifty Price Promise - if you find it cheaper elsewhere, we'll beat it by 10%!*

*Terms and conditions apply

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I am renting on both the North & South Islands

Current car rental offers from AA Thrifty

All inclusive rate

Popular with many AA Members, our excellent value all-inclusive rate starts from just $74 per day for an economy vehicle and includes nil excess insurance, the airport fee, one baby or booster seat, GST, credit card fees, plus 4 cents per litre per day AA Smartfuel discount. Upgrades are available to a compact car for $10 per day, or intermediate car for $20 per day. View the rates and conditions here.

South Island Snow Package

Drive to the snow from $84 all up! Upgrade to a 4WD vehicle from $35 extra per day. This great value offer includes vehicle rental, racks, chains, nil excess insurance and the airport fee and is available at Thrifty’s Christchurch, Queenstown and Dunedin locations for travel between 1 July and 30 September 2014. Terms and conditions apply.

Value rate

Rent an economy car (Toyota Yaris or similar) with AA Thrifty for just $39 per day! Upgrade to a compact car for $6 per day, or intermediate car for $20 per day. View the terms and conditions here.

Australia all-inclusive car rental rates

AA Thrifty’s excellent value all-inclusive rates are now available in Australia and start from just AUD$74 per day. The daily rate includes vehicle rental of a Toyota Yaris, Toyota Corolla, Hyundai i30 (or similar), ultimate protection cover, premium location surcharge and unlimited kilometres. Upgrades are available from AUD$10 per day.

This exclusive AA Member promotion is available at Sydney Airport, Sydney City, Melbourne Airport, Melbourne City, Brisbane Airport, Brisbane City, Coolangatta Airport, Surfers Paradise, Maroochydore Airport, Cairns Airport until 18 December 2014 in conjunction with a rental of 3 or more days.

Find out more on the Thrifty website.


Why choose AA Thrifty

A stress-free rental experience

Enjoy a stress-free rental with free unlimited kilometers, 24 hour AA Roadservice mechanical breakdown assistance and friendly professional service every time.

Convenient locations

AA Thrifty has you covered with 65 convenient booking locations within New Zealand and 210 locations across Australia.

High quality fleet

AA Thrifty offers one of the newest fleets of cars, 4WDs and mini buses in the business with an average vehicle age of 10 months.

Trust your rental's quality - we are a Qualmark endorsed transport provider and have exceptional ANCAP safety ratings for our entire fleet.

AA Thrifty Price Promise

If you find the same car hire deal for a better price we'll beat it by 10%!*

*Terms and conditions apply.

Download an AA Thrifty Price Promise application form, including terms and conditions.

  • Toyota Yaris

    ECAR Toyota Yaris or similar | D...

    ECAR Toyota Yaris or similar | Doors 5 | Auto | Adults 2 | Children 2 | ANCAP safety rating 4
  • Toyota Corolla

    CCAR/ICMR Toyota Corolla or simi...

    CCAR/ICMR Toyota Corolla or similar | Doors 5 | CCAR Auto. ICMR Manual | Adults 4 | Children 1 | ANCAP safety rating 4
  • Toyota Camry

    ICAR Toyota Camry or similar | D...

    ICAR Toyota Camry or similar | Doors 4 | Auto | Adults 4 | Children 1 | ANCAP safety rating 4
  • Toyota Aurion

    FCAR Toyota Aurion or similar | ...

    FCAR Toyota Aurion or similar | Doors 4 | Auto | Adults 5 | Children 2 | ANCAP safety rating 5
  • Toyota RAV4

    IFAR Toyota RAV4 or similar | Do...

    IFAR Toyota RAV4 or similar | Doors 5 | Auto | Adults 4 | Children 1 | ANCAP safety rating 4
  • Toyota Highlander

    FFAR Toyota Highlander or simila...

    FFAR Toyota Highlander or similar | Doors 5 | Auto | Adults 5 | Children 2 | ANCAP safety rating 5
  • Toyota Prado

    PFAR Toyota Prado or similar | D...

    PFAR Toyota Prado or similar | Doors 5 | Auto | Adults 5 | Children 2 | ANCAP safety rating 5
  • Hyundai iMax

    LVAR Hyundai iMax or similar | D...

    LVAR Hyundai iMax or similar | Doors 4 | Auto | Adults 6 | Children 2 | ANCAP safety rating 4
  • Toyota Hiace

    XVAR Toyota Hiace or similar | 1...

    XVAR Toyota Hiace or similar | 12 seater minibus | Turbo-diesel | Automatic | License requirement: car | ANCAP rating 3
  • Toyota Hiace ZX

    CVMR Toyota Hiace Cargo ZX or si...

    CVMR Toyota Hiace Cargo ZX or similar | 3 front seats | Turbo diesel | Auto | License requirement: car | ANCAP rating 3
  • Thrifty Ute

    UFMR Toyota Hilux or similar | D...

    UFMR Toyota Hilux or similar | Doors 4 | 4WD speed manual | License requirement: car | ANCAP safety rating 4

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