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Rental Cars Wellington Airport

Telephone / Freephone

+64 4 388 4337 or 0800 66 77 22


5 Tauhinu Road, Miramar, Wellington

Operating Hours

0800hrs – 1700hrs Daily (last shuttle to the airport at 4.30pm)


Enjoy awesome hidden bars, incredible coffee on every street corner and award-winning restaurants. The windy city of Wellington on the North Island of New Zealand is a favourite destination for foodie travellers worldwide.

Get the freedom to explore New Zealand’s capital city when you collect an Omega car rental at Wellington Airport. See hot daily deals and rent a car online today - we’ll have your vehicle ready and waiting to pick up when you land at the airport.

With Omega rentals in Wellington, you’ll also be conveniently close to fantastic local gardens, Zealandia Ecosanctuary, movie sets, Te Papa National Museum, and more.

Join our 400,000, satisfied car rental customers. Rest assured that when you choose an Omega hire car from Wellington Airport, you’ll be fully insured with the cheapest vehicle insurance waiver rates available in New Zealand.


Hiring a Car at Wellington Airport

Our Omega rental car location is at 5 Tauhinu Road, Miramar – only 2kms from the Wellington Airport. We’re open seven days a week from 8.00 am to 5 pm.

Hire vehicles at our convenient location and you’ll also receive a complimentary shuttle ride to and from Wellington Airport. Once you’ve left the baggage claim area, please phone us on 0800 66 77 22 and one of our representatives will pick you up and deliver you to your late-model vehicle. You can also pick up a free road atlas and travel guides or hire a GPS with your car rental at Wellington Airport.


Picking up Your Wellington Airport Rental Car

Collecting your rental car at Wellington Airport is easy. Our complimentary shuttle bus takes you directly from the terminal building at Wellington Airport to our depot, where your car rental will be ready and waiting.

We can arrange a complimentary shuttle service from selected hotels nearby Wellington Airport (this is subject to vehicle availability). An Omega Wellington Airport rental cars representative will collect you and bring you to our depot to pick up your rental vehicle.  Please call us on phone number (04) 388 4337 to book our pick-up service before the day of your car rental collection.

Rent a car with us and enjoy a pick-up and drop off service from these selected hotels:

  • Airport Motor Lodge
  • Airport Motel
  • Brentwood Hotel and
  • 747 Motel

After Hours Collection

Please contact us at least one day before you arrive to arrange your car rental collection at Wellington Airport. Please phone us on (04) 388 4337 and leave your arrival details with us, and we will email you a contract to sign. Upon exiting the car park, you will need to pay a parking fee of up to $36.

Dropping Off Your Rental Car

Returning vehicles to Omega Rental Cars at Wellington Airport is just as easy as the collection process. Drop your vehicle at our rental car location, and we’ll shuttle you straight over to the Wellington airport terminal for you to catch your flight home.

Please note that returning your car rental outside office hours will incur a parking fee of NZ $36. For more information on booking a car rental, please get in touch with us.

Things to do from Wellington Airport

White Water Thrills with Rotorua's Raftabout

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Plan a Tongariro Crossing

It's from Wellington that many of our clients hatch a plan to tackle the Tongariro Crossing in the Central North Island.  Read one of our customer's stories on our blog

Step into the Milky Way at the Carter Observatory, Wellington

The Carter Observatory overlooks Oriental Bay and is a testament to the culture and heritage you’d expect to find in Wellington. Read more >

Why Omega

Cheap Rental Cars at Wellington Airport

Our fleet of Wellington Airport rental cars includes economy sedans, hatches, MPVs and SUVs. Get tunes pumping for your road trip using the Bluetooth in your rental car. For an added level of protection, we equip all our rental cars with airbags. Front-facing children’s seats are also available upon request.

Are you looking for cheap rental cars that are safe and reliable? Our car rental relocation specials provide excellent value for one-way trips, while frequent business travellers will benefit from great savings by joining the Omega Business Club. With your Wellington car rental, we guarantee there are no hidden charges – the price listed is what you’ll pay.

Save even more on car hire at Wellington Airport with our special deals and low daily car rental rates. For a one-way journey or a multi-island hire, check out our unmatched relocation specials. Frequent business travellers to the North or South Island can join our Omega Business Club. We guarantee the price listed is the price you'll pay.


Wellington Airport Car Hire FAQs


Where do I collect my Wellington Airport rental car?

To collect your Wellington hire car, give us a ring on 0800 667 722 once you’ve collected your bags. We’ll send a friendly Omega agent to collect you in our free shuttle bus and bring you to the Wellington Airport car hire depot to collect your car rental.


Where do I return my Wellington Airport rental car?

Drop off your Omega hire car at Wellington Airport’s depot, and one of our friendly staff members will drive you to the terminal.


How much does it cost to hire a car at Wellington Airport?

Keep an eye on our Hot Daily Deals for the latest special prices for airport car hire. You can save more money per day the longer you hire a car at Wellington Airport.

Holiday periods can result in high demand for our car rentals in Wellington Airport. We recommend booking in advance to secure the vehicle you want.


What is the most popular rental car at Wellington Airport?

The Premium Budget and Premium Elite vehicles are very popular in Wellington.  The Mazda Demio, Toyota Vitz and Toyota Corolla options are all really easy to park and nimble enough to navigate Wellington's one way system and sometimes narrow steep slopes, yet still very comfortable for a longer journey out to the Hutt Valley or over to the Wairarapa.


How can I find car rentals near me at Wellington Airport?

Omega has two accessible locations for car rental: at 5A Tauhinu Road, Wellington Airport, and at 77 Hutt Road in the Wellington city centre.


How much does an intermediate car rental cost at Wellington Airport?

Browse our range of late-model rental cars at Wellington Airport to find the best vehicle to suit your trip and preferred budget. Select your rental car, enter your pick-up and drop-off locations and rental dates to receive an instant quote.


What is the closest petrol station to Wellington Airport?

You’ll find a petrol station conveniently close on the corner of Miramar Avenue and Tauhinu Road, just a one-minute drive from Omega’s car rental at Wellington International Airport.


Where are the best places to park at Wellington Airport?

Wellington Airport provides visitors with 10 minutes of free parking for pick-ups and drop-offs, while reasonably priced parking rates for long-term, uncovered, covered, secured and other parking options can be found on the Wellington Airport website.

Ready to explore Wellington with us? Book with Omega today for great service, affordable deals and a seamless rental journey from start to finish.