With Hertz and Thrifty Car Rental just a quick commute from Whangarei Airport (WRE), getting off the plane and onto the road is a piece of cake.
Secure your ride without paying upfront with our Book Now Pay Later option. When it’s time to collect your car in Whangarei Heads, just have whoever’s driving hand over a valid credit card to pay in full. The rental car company will also place a hold on your credit card in the amount of the security deposit. It’s the ideal way to help you budget for your holiday and avoid paying for everything all at once. Bear in mind that prepayment applies to some cheaper rental deals. Expedia search results will display if a car is eligible for “pay at pickup.”
If you have to switch up your plans, the majority of reservations qualify for a total refund. Just let us know a minimum of six hours ahead of the pickup time. Have a thorough look over the cancellation policy for any exclusions. Your confirmation will have more details, or simply click through to our Customer Service Portal for more info.
There are so many things to do in Whangarei Heads, but venture farther afield and you’ll find even more magic. Organise a set of wheels and you can roam around the surrounding region at your leisure. Add these awesome places to your travel plan:
Head to Auckland for a fantastic sightseeing experience. About 75 miles from Whangarei Heads, it has loads of amazing sights like Sky Tower.
Next stop? Dome Forest, which is around 37 miles away. SheepWorld is one local hot spot you shouldn’t miss.
Waitomo Glowworm Caves is around 174 miles from Whangarei Heads and is one of the region’s most scenic nature spots. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy the fresh air here.
Expedia is your one-stop shop for all your travel needs, including car rentals. With suppliers to pick from in Whangarei Heads, we’ll help you get the best price around. Whether you want to book a car, a hotel or flights, you’ll find special offers and member prices on Expedia. Combine all your bookings into a handy holiday package for even bigger savings on your getaway to Whangarei Heads.
Expedia makes it a cinch to compare rates, offers and rental providers, and to check customer ratings. Combine your Whangarei Heads car rental with flight or hotel bookings and you’ll make even bigger savings.
If you’re aged 21 and over, you can rent a car in Whangarei Heads. Take into account that rental suppliers will charge an additional fee if you’re a young driver, which helps cover the higher damage risk involved. Also, young drivers are often restricted from renting luxury cars or larger vehicles. Read through the fine print before booking to avoid any surprises when it’s time to collect the keys.
Any rental company you select will require two things — your driver’s license and a credit card in your name. If you want to opt out of the supplier’s insurance plan, proof of other coverage will also likely be needed. Read your policy thoroughly so you know what to bring when it’s time to collect your car.
People in Whangarei Heads drive on the left-hand side of the road, and the driver’s seat and some controls are on the opposite side to cars in the U.S. Spend a bit of extra time getting comfortable with your new ride before taking off.
The good news is yes. The roads of Whangarei Heads are ready and waiting for you and a valid U.S. license is all you need to explore them. Before your trip, we suggest applying for an International Driving Permit as another useful form of identification.
The two cheapest daily rates offered in Whangarei Heads within the past seven days were and . Now that’s what we’d call a fantastic deal!
You can rent a vehicle for a month or longer in Whangarei Heads, so go ahead and extend that holiday! Just enter your trip dates into our long-term car rental deals page and book your perfect ride.
Some Whangarei Heads outlets will rent cars to drivers under 25, and others won’t. Age policies differ from supplier to supplier, so you’ll want to do some research. Also, find out if there are extra costs. Some businesses will apply a surcharge to young drivers between the ages of 21 and 24. Be sure to read through the terms and conditions so you know what to expect.