Tauranga Car Hire

Discover Car Rental in Tauranga

Tauranga, New Zealand’s fifth largest city is constantly bathed in sunshine and surrounded by sparkling waters making it a desirable place to live. However if you are simply visiting, DriveAway can provide you with car hire, making it easier to get around enjoying world-class facilities and an enviable lifestyle. Our reputable suppliers provide car hire collection once you hop off your flight at Tuaranga Airport located approximately 10 minutes drive from downtown. We also offer collection downtown for your convenience. Whether you want to cruise breathtaking beaches or explore the region's urban playground, DriveAway can provide a vehicle suitable for your needs with a number of car categories on offer.

DriveAway are committed to making your trip to Tauranga amazing. We guarantee the lowest car rental rates in the industry and will not be beaten! If you happen to find a better price elsewhere, click here to view our beat rate policy. To ensure that you have all the information you require for your self-drive adventure of New Zealand, we have created a driving guide featuring important information to keep you confident and calm behind the wheel.

Experience Tauranga

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Located on the south-eastern edge of Tauranga Harbour and home to one of the New Zealand's largest ports, this fast-growing city is a thriving hotspot of culture and fashion. With its stunning ocean vistas, indulgent dining and an electric nightlife, renting a car in Tauranga is essential as it provides the convenience of quickly getting around to make the most of your time. The Strand waterfront area located in downtown Tauranga is home to a number of cafés, restaurants, pubs and nightclubs, as well as a range of accommodation options. The lush parks and golden beaches of Tauranga make it a popular destination for those to love the great outdoors. Enjoy activities such as surfing, white water rafting, kiteboarding, hiking and golfing. Or refresh in the cool waters of the Kaiate Falls swimming holes. Families will love visiting Waimarino Adventure Park, with plenty of action and thrills to keep the kids entertained for hours!

Just 15 minute's drive from Tauranga is one of New Zealand's most popular beach towns, Mount Maunganui. With plenty of options to create a perfect seaside holiday including fine dining and outdoor food markets, this stunning coastal paradise is a must see when in the region. Drive to the base of Mount Maunganui and tackle the Summit Track. Hikers of all fitness levels can enjoy this climb, and once you reach the summit you will be rewarded with stunning panoramic ocean views.

If you feel inspired to book car hire in Tauranga, New Zealand simply enter your travel dates in our online booking engine located above, or contact us on 1300 363 500 and one of our friendly reservations staff will be happy to help you.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Tauranga to Rotorua 64 1
Tauranga to Hamilton 105 1.5
Tauranga to Auckland 201 3
Tauranga to Napier 290 3.5
Tauranga to Wellington 520 6.5

Top Locations in New Zealand

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