SCOTTIES, Christchurch - Airport Car Rental

SCOTTIES 400+ ratings, 3 reviews

Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

8.0 / 10 Very Good

SCOTTIES - Christchurch - Airport Information, Car Rental Instructions & Policies

Store Location

Unit 1, 3 PUKAKI ROAD, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch


0800-736825 / 0800-RENTAL or +64 9 3033912

Pickup from Branch or Car Park & After Hours Pickup

The SCOTTIES - Christchurch - Airport car rental location is located out of the airport

Please free call 0800-736825 (0800-RENTAL) on an in-terminal telephone for car pick up.nPICKING UP AFTER HOURS: nHours of business are from 7am - 5pm. If you are arriving after these times we can arrange a late pickup. In order to do this can you please use the below link to pre-register your information in order to facilitate the afterhours pick up and to avoid any issues in getting the vehicle: https://www.scotties.co.nz/late-securennYou may also email late@scotties.co.nz or call +6493033912 at least 2 days before arrival to arrange this.

Return to the Store, Car Park or Key Box & After Hours Return

Please check with the branch staff about the return location and time when you pick up the car.

Opening Hours

Days of WeekSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Opening hours
09:00 -17:00


Deposits are depending on which car type your rental car falls into, and can be paid with credit cards(pre-authorization)
Representative Car ModelsDeposit Amount(approx.)Business Days Required for Refund

Applicable to all car types,incl. Compact,Suv,Economy,Mini and others.

Pack up ^
NZD 350030-60

Accepted Cards

Credit cards issued by the following companies qualify a car rental from this store: Visa, Master

Visa Master

DinersClub,JCB,Discover,AMEX are not accepted.


Yes. E-voucher is accepted. Show the digital voucher on your mobile instead of a print-out is good enough.

Driver age requirements

19 - 99 years old

Young Driver Fee applies at 19 - 25 years old with charge of NZD 15 - 25 per day approximately.

Driver's License Requirements

The main driver and any additional drivers will need to provide a full driving license in their name with no major endorsements. The license should be held for at least 1 year(s).

The following models require 2 year's of license holding time: Toyota Camry, Nissan Rogue

For foreign renters, you need to bring:

Domestic License + IDP

Please note that the IDP(International Driving Permit) is only a translation and you must bring your original driver’s license with you.

For local renters, you need to bring:

Full Driving License issued in New Zealand

This option applies to customers with local driving license, please show your local license at pick-up.

Additional Extras

Extras Prices
Extras Prices
Additional driver fee
Additional driver fee
Note that all drivers must provide their valid documentation.
NZD 30/day
GPS rental
GPS rental
Provided by the local stores. Usually, interface and voice are of the local language.
NZD 10/day
capped at NZD 120
Infant car seat rental
Infant car seat rental
Recommended for children weighing under 20 lbs /9kg (birth to approx. 1-12 months)
To be confirmed
capped at NZD 49

Cross Border

To be updated

Cross Islands

Free of Charge:

Towards any New Zealand islands, taking rental cars is allowed and free of charge.

Ferry Transportation: Allowed

SCOTTIES allows you to bring the rental vehicle on the ferry. However ferry companies may charge you to bring a vehicle across Cook Strait.


To be updated

Fuel Policy (what does it mean)

To be updated

Distances to Airports | Railway Stations | Hotels | Other Landmarks


0.9 mi from Christchurch Airport


0.7 mi from Sudima Hotel Christchurch Airport

0.7 mi from Sudima Christchurch Airport

0.8 mi from Christchurch Guest House

Map view of SCOTTIES Store Location
coordinates: -43.499111 172.541831

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Besides credit cards and debit cards, now you can pay for online car rentals with cryptocurrency in 2020. Bitcoin(BTC), ethereum(ETH), and bitcoin cash(BCH) are accepted. Wonder how long does a bitcoin transaction takes and how to pay with bitcoin? Read our FAQs.
Guest Reviews

Total points: 8.0 / 10 Very Good

  • Vehicle condition: 8.0
  • Vehicle cleanliness: 7.3
  • Spaciousness: 8.6
  • Counter staff: 8.6
  • Pick-up location: 6.6
  • Drop-off location: 8.6
  • Pick-up time: 10-30 mins
  • Drop-off time: 0-10 mins


    8.3 /10 Very Good

    Reviewed: Monday, August 2, 2021

    I think scotties’s shuttle (when I pick up)is really hard to find,so I walk 20 or more minutes to get there.However,scotties’s staff is good,they can speak Chinese to help us.(when I went to Christchurch)
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  • K.Thummala


    8 /10 Very Good

    Reviewed: Monday, August 2, 2021

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  • b.haine


    7.7 /10 Good

    Reviewed: Monday, August 2, 2021

    great value car ran great
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