Wellington Airport Car Rental

Freight Drive International Air Cargo Building Wellington Airport New Zealand
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0800 502 277
Office Hours
Open 7 days a week, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (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

New Zealand's Capital City Wellington, is near the North Island’s southernmost point on the Cook Strait.  Wellington is a compact city, it encompasses a waterfront promenade, sandy beaches, a fantastic working harbour and colourful timber houses on surrounding hills. From Lambton Quay, the iconic red Wellington Cable Car heads to the Wellington Botanic Gardens. The nickname "Windy Wellington" is due to the strong winds through the Cook Strait.

Returning Your Wellington Airport Rental Car

Remember to re-fuel to agreed level when returning your rental car to our Wellington Airport branch. Shuttle service to Wellington airport domestic and Wellington airport international terminals from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. DEPARTING FLIGHTS Allow an additional 20 minutes prior to flight check-in time for rental car return & transfer to 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 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

Free pick-up and drop-off service to our Wellington Airport branch for customers from 7am to 5:30 pm. Once you have arrived at Wellington Airport, call our Wellington airport office on 0800 502 277 (+64 4 471 1176) to request a shuttle.

The airport shuttle pickup area is located outside Wellington airport departures on the ground floor, head out the doors, turn right, walk 40m until you have passed the Airport Flyer Bus Stop (Bright Orange) and our Yellow shuttle bus will meet you in the shuttle car park next to the bus stop. Wellington International Airport Quick Guide

Wellington Airport After Hours Pick-ups & Returns

Our Wellington airport branch are able to offer an afterhours 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 a rental car from Ace Rental Cars 


Ace Rental Cars offers a Free pick-up and drop-off service to most of our branches for customers who are collecting or returning there car rental, Our shuttle operates to airport domestic & airport international terminals and airport accommodation as well as city locations.


Booking and making changes to your car rental is quick & easy with our online booking options with free booking amendments when calling our call centre.

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 car rentals. 


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. 

Car Hire 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

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Ace Rental Cars Wellington Airport Branch