Wellington Airport Car Rental

Freight Drive International Air Cargo Building Wellington Airport New Zealand
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Free Phone
0800 502 277
Office Hours
Open 7 days a week, 7am. to 6pm. (Closed Christmas Day)

Wellington Airport Car Rental Branch Information

Book your Wellington Airport car rental today, affordable cheap car rentals in Wellington Airport. Great car hire deals at Wellington Airport with Ace Rental Cars

The capital city of New Zealand is Wellington, which sits near the North Island’s southernmost point on the Cook Strait. Wellington city is a compact city, it has a beautiful waterfront promenade, amazing sandy beaches, a fully working harbour and magnificent colourful timber houses on surrounding hills to add to wellingtons unique beauty. The iconic red Wellington Cable Car heads to the Wellington Botanic Gardens. the nickname "Windy Wellington" comes from the Strong winds that push through the Cook Strait.


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Returning Your Wellington Airport Rental Car

Remember to re-fuel to agreed level when returning your rental car to our Wellington Airport branch. Here are directions to the closest petrol station to our branch which is right next door to Burger King. 

The Shuttle service from our car rental welling branch to Wellington airport domestic and Wellington airport international terminals operates from 7 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. DEPARTING FLIGHTS Allow an additional 20 minutes prior to flight check-in time for rental car return & shuttle transfer to the terminal.

Are You Late For Your Pick-up?

Running late? Call us at 0800 502 277 (+64 4 471 1176) and we do our best to accommodate. Arrived at our Wellington Airport branch and it is closed? If you haven't made prior arrangements for an after-hours collection you will need to pick-up your rental car from our Wellington airport branch the following day. Please contact our Wellington Airport office during branch hours between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m to arrange an alternative time to pick-up your rental car.  

Shuttle Information for Wellington Airport and Wellington City

Pick-up and drop-off service to our Wellington Airport branch for customers during branch hours.

  1. Once you have arrived at Wellington Airport, call our Wellington airport office on 0800 502 277 (+64 4 471 1176) to request a shuttle.
  2. Please make your way to the ground floor. Exit through the double doors main entrance/exit beside the Subway restaurant.  Turn right and Proceed to the end of the Taxi rank and wait by the Pre - Charted Taxi & Shuttle Only signed fenced area. Our Yellow colour Ace shuttle bus will pick you up
  3. Please wait within the fenced area of pre chartered taxi-shuttle for the yellow Ace Rental Cars Shuttle van which will arrive in the fenced area. You will be transferred to our office for vehicle collection

Wellington International Airport Quick Guide

Wellington Airport After Hours Pick-ups & Returns

Our Wellington airport branch are able to offer an after-hours service through Park N Depart. Please note the fee for this service is $30. Further information will be given once you have booked your reservation. 

If you do not wish to use this service you may return your rental car outside of our Wellington airport branches business hours by simply parking outside our Wellington airport branch, lock the car and place keys in drop box at the front door. Please note that our courtesy shuttles are not available outside of business hours and you will need to make your own way from our Wellington Airport branch.

Why should you choose Ace Rental Cars...



Ace Rental Cars offers a pick-up and drop-off service to our branches for customers who are collecting or returning there car rental, Our shuttle operates to airport domestic & airport international terminals.
Unlimited KMs

Unlimited KMs

Every car rental hired from Ace Rental Cars includes unlimited KMs, so renting a car rental with Ace will make mileage limits a thing of the past! So never worry about the distance you have travelled, just enjoy the journey in one of our rental cars


When renting a car rental with Ace Rental Cars we are always around to help, with 24/7 mechanical assistance regardless of where you find yourself.
Branch Locations

Branch Locations

We have rental car locations all over New Zealand and Australia so no matter where you plan to pick up or drop off your rental car we will be able to accommodate your needs, our locations are all open 7 days a week and with arrangement may offer after-hours Rental car pickups and drop-offs

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Car Rental Branch Locations

We have rental car locations all over New Zealand and Australia so no matter where you plan to pick up your car rental or drop off your rental car we will be able to accommodate your needs, our locations are all open 7 days a week and with arrangement offer after-hours Rental car pickups and drop-offs. 

New Zealand - Auckland Airport, Auckland City, Christchurch Airport, Wellington AirportPicton Interislander Ferry Terminal, Queenstown Airport and Dunedin Airport

Australia - Adelaide Airport, Brisbane Airport, Cairns Airport, Cairns CBD, Gold Coast Airport, Melbourne Airport, Sydney Airport and Perth Airport

Car Rental Wellington Road Trips and Travel Guides

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An Ace road trip: Wellington City to Napier, extended edition

After collecting your rental car journey from Wellington city to the beautiful art deco town of Napier, take the long way and pack a multi-day road trip with these exciting stops. Find out more

An Ace road trip: Picton to Golden Bay

The upper South Island is a haven for beach and wildlife lovers, and offers some of the best examples of coastline scenery in the country. Find out more

Things to do in and around Wellington and Wellington City

Wellington city is the world’s southernmost capital city. Its thriving arts and business scene have led to it having quite a young population (over half of inner Wellington is between 18-49 years, notes WellingtonNZ.com, which means there’s always something going on to try out during your road trip holiday here so no need to wondering what to do on your Wellington road trip? Here are 10 great ideas to get you started. Find out more

Things to do in Picton

Picton might be small, but it acts as the gateway to the entire Marlborough region. Here are 10 exciting things to do on your next South Island road trip. Find out more

A quick guide to: Wellington

Thinking of taking a road trip holiday to or through Wellington? You’re making the right decision! Here is a quick guide to the famous city. Find out more


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