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Thrifty Car Rentals

Branch: Nationwide, New Zealand, 8053 - View the map

There's so much to see and do in New Zealand and what better way to do it than travelling in a Thrifty rental car!

Simply pick up the vehicle from one of our 28 airport, city and ferry locations nationwide and we'll have you on the road in no time. With Thrifty's extensive range of late model vehicles, we have the car, 4WD or minibus for your requirements - whether you're after a small economy car to zip around the city, a comfortable intermediate sedan to get you to your next business meeting or a large 4WD with racks and chains to get you and your family up the mountain in style.

Every Thrifty rental includes FREE unlimited kilometres and 24-hour roadside assistance. If you're an AA Member, ask about our exclusive competitive rental rates. AA SmartFuel cardholders can save on fuel too.

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0800 034456


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