Ezi Car Rental


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Take a New Zealand road trip with an Ezi car hire

Ezi Car Rental has your car hire needs covered with 24 fantastic rental locations across the North and South Islands of New Zealand. A fleet of modern vehicles from leading brands and award-winning customer service offer a great rental experience with no fuss. The company is 100% Kiwi-owned and operated and offers excellent flexibility with free cancellations and trip amendments, as well as no payment until pick up.

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Ezi Car Rental New Zealand
Auckland, Blenheim, Christchurch, Dunedin, Gisborne, Greymouth + 12 more
01 May 2023 - 20 June 2023

Why book with Ezi Car Rental?

With so many locations and benefits, Ezi Car Rental is a great choice for touring New Zealand. Looking for unlimited Kilometres? New model vehicles from leading brands? Pick-up locations throughout the country? Ezi Car Rental offer this and more.

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Explore the fleet: A car for any occasion

People hire cars for different purposes. With Ezi car rentals, you’re going to find the right rental vehicle for your trip; for business conferences, leisure or study for small groups, and even couples wanting to rent cars for quality time on the road.. Choose from a fantastic selection of the latest models, in various sizes, from compact rental cars to suit passenger numbers for large families, luggage requirements, and travel plans.

Green Fleet

The Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid offers an incredible, future-forward driving experience.

Medium Cars

The Toyota Yaris and Toyota Corolla Hatch are a great size to navigate the winding, narrow roads of New Zealand and are customer favourites.


The most popular category has the greatest selection of vehicles, with the Mitsubishi ASX 2WD, Toyota RAV4 2WD, Toyota RAV4 AWD, Mitsubishi Outlander 2WD, Mitsubishi Outlander 4WD, and Nissan X-TRAIL 4WD all on offer.

4WD and Utes

The larger SUVs (Toyota RAV4 AWD, Mitsubishi Outlander 4WD, and Nissan X-TRAIL 4WD) are included in this category, as well as the Mitsubishi Triton 4WD and Mitsubishi Triton with Canopy 4WD.

Group Vehicles

Load up the sports team or take the whole family with a vehicle like the Ford Tourneo or Toyota Hiace accommodating eight and twelve passengers, respectively.

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So easy to pick up Ezi rental cars

With 15 rental locations on the North Island and 9 locations on the South Island, in major airport hubs, visitors are spoilt for choice on where to start and end a New Zealand road trip. Get as close as possible to stunning islands for long or short trips. You will find depots in the expected locations, such as Ezi car rental at Auckland Airport Terminal's Ray Emery Drive, Ezi Wellington, Ezi Christchurch, and Ezi car rental Queenstown.

But you will also find branches in the lesser travelled areas such as Gisborne, Dunedin, Greymouth, Invercargill, and many others. One-way car rental bookings are available, and unlimited kilometres come with every booking, perfect for long holiday trips.

Ezi rentals: Frequently asked questions

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How do I pay for my rental car?

When booking with Ezi Car Rental, you don’t have to pay anything upfront. However, please give us a call or email us if you’d like to do so.

Please note that we do NOT accept Cash as a form of payment.

We accept:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express

What credit or debit card do I need to bring?

When picking up your Ezi car rental, the credit or debit card you bring with you to pay for your rental booking must be in the name of the main driver. Only the main renter/driver's credit or debit card can be put down for security purposes.

How do I collect my vehicle?

Please note that all reservation confirmations contain full vehicle pick-up information.

How different is driving in New Zealand?

You will surely enjoy the unique welcoming Kiwi way, but driving in New Zealand can be quite different to driving in your home country. Ezi car rental works in association with the Safer Journeys programme to make our roads safer, and we encourage you to take the time to read the useful information on the Drive Safe website.

Can I request a certain make/model?

Any request for specific vehicle models or body styles will be noted, and we will do our best to provide the vehicle you have requested. Ezi car rental guarantees makes or models on certain types of vehicles (see Guaranteed Model under vehicle title). If you are in a group, you can choose People Movers, while couples can just prefer to get a smaller option like Compact cars.

How old do I have to be to hire with Ezi Car Rental? Is there a maximum age?

You must be at least 20 years of age and hold a current, valid full New Zealand or International Drivers Permit. There is no maximum age.

How many drivers can be on the agreement?

One named driver is free in the base rental car hire cost. Additional drivers will be $5.00 per day for the duration of the hire and can be arranged on arrival.

Are there any roads I cannot drive on?

You can drive Ezi Car Rental cars on any road except ones not part of normal touring routes. You will not be insured if you drive on the following roads:

  • Tasman Valley Road - also known as the Ball Hut access road (Aoraki/Mt Cook)
  • Skippers Canyon Road (Queenstown)
  • Ninety Mile Beach (Northland) ninety mile beach Skippers any roads
  • Any roads north of Colville on the Coromandel Peninsula