AA Thrifty Car Rental

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Current AA Member offers...

As an AA Member, you can save up to 30% with Thrifty’s unbeatable all-inclusive rates.

  • Starting from $69 per day, no hidden costs.
  • Includes daily rental, airport fees, $0 excess damage liability, under-age driver waiver, GST and credit card fees
  • Economy cars, intermediate cars & premium 4WD vehicles available
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Rent an economy car with AA Thrifty from just $49 per day!

  • If you’re picking up from a city location then this is the deal for you
  • From $49 rate includes daily rental of a vehicle, plus GST only
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Planning a cycling holiday?

  • Contact Thrifty directly for Deals at Thrifty.

1 Redeemable in a single fill up to a maximum of 50 litres. Valid for retail car rental bookings within New Zealand only. Not available in conjunction with wholesale or structured contract rates or with any other loyalty programme. AA Smartfuel discounts issued by Thrifty will process to your account within seven (7) working days following vehicle return. Thrifty terms and conditions apply.

Planning a South Island winter getaway?

Choose Thrifty’s exclusive great value snow package for AA Members which includes everything - $0 excess damage liability (for peace-of-mind), airport fees, snow chains, ski/board racks, credit card fees, GST and 5 cents per litre per rental AA Smartfuel discount.

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Travelling to Australia

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.

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Member Benefits

Your AA Membership entitles you to a number of savings.

  • 5% discount off best rate of the day
  • $5 daily saving on optional insurance cover
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Why choose AA Thrifty

  • AA Thrifty Price Promise
    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)
  • A stress-free rental experience
    Enjoy a stress-free rental with free 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.

Book a car now or call us on 0508 73 70 70

Our 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.

Toyota Prado or similar
Toyota Hilux or similar
Toyota RAV4 or similar
Toyota Aurion or similar
Toyota Camry or similar
Toyota Previa or similar
Mitsubishi Mirage or similar
Toyota Corolla or similar
Toyota Yaris or similar