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    Car Hire Taupo

    Taupo Car HireWhat looks like a big hole in the middle of the North Island of New Zealand, is actually the country's biggest lake: Lake Taupo. On the outlet of this lake, you can find the town of Taupo. Taupo is a centre of a volcano and its surroundings are very typical for areas like this. Drive your car hire around the town to enjoy one of the many hot springs. Auto Europe offers several pick up locations and a large car hire fleet, so finding a car hire in Taupo is both easy and economical.

    Auto Europe guarantees great rates on car hires in Taupo and our clients can save up to 30% on their auto hire when using the booking engine at the top of this page. Through our unique relationships with top suppliers in the industry, we are able to offer an expansive selection of vehicles at pick-up locations across the city and throughout New Zealand. Call one of our reservation specialists to learn more about booking a car hire in New Zealand and our additional savings on luxury hires and premium services. Call us toll-free anytime at 0800 855 052!

    Where to Pick-Up a Car Hire in Taupo

    Auto Europe offers pick-up and drop-off locations throughout Taupo. We work with top suppliers including Hertz at our airport, rail, city and downtown locations. Find the ideal vehicle for your travel at one of these convenient locations by comparing rates in our booking engine and we encourage you to inquire about our fantastic rates on one-way car hires that allow you to pick-up in one location and drop-off in another location in Taupo or throughout New Zealand.

    Book with the Top Car Hire Suppliers in Taupo

    Hertz Car Hire in TaupoAuto Europe works with the top car hire suppliers who do business in Taupo in order to provide a great experience for our customers. We have been working with the top, trusted suppliers in the industry, including Hertz, for over 60 years and our unique relationships with these suppliers allow us to provide our clients with fantastic rates. Compare rates between suppliers using our booking engine above, find the ideal car hire for your travel plans and see why you should book with Auto Europe.

    Frequently Asked Questions about Hiring a Car in Taupo

    Can I hire a car in Taupo if I am under 25?

    Renters between the ages of 21-25 will have little trouble hiring a car in Taupo. However, travellers under the age of 25 should be aware that they will likely be subject to an additional young driver's surcharge, which can vary depending on the supplier. For more information on which suppliers offer these options, contact one of our reservation specialists at 0800 855 052 for assistance.

    Can I use third party insurance for my car hire in New Zealand?

    Yes, major credit card companies such as Visa, MasterCard, Discover and AMEX offer car hire insurance plans that vary by card and provider. Compare insurance plans and find out which coverage is available through your credit card.

    Can I book a one-way car hire in Taupo?

    Yes, Auto Europe offer great rates on one-way car hires in New Zealand. Use our booking engine to request a free quote and check multiple drop-off locations to find the best rate for your travel plans.

    Travelling in Taupo with a Car Hire

    The lake cover over 600 sq km. It was created 26,000 years ago by a volcanic eruption. Ever since then the area has had another 28 eruptions. One was so intense, that dark clouds were reported in China and Rome. This happened 1800 years ago and it's the last time this volcano has erupted. Follow the river that flows beneath the volcano with your car and stop for a nice picnic or a swim while enjoying the view of the magnificent volcano.

    Taupo has enough to offer for those who love a little action on their holiday. Park your car hire, get your bungy jump cord and jump down with an amazing view of the Waikato River. Lose the cord and get on a plane to jump again as Taupo is well known for its skydiving. For those who rather enjoy the scenery without jumping or falling of things: Chartered and fly fishing are two very popular sports in the region. It is considered the capital of rainbow trout and the lake contains some fine brown trout as well. Drive your car hire north along the river and combine these activities with the Aratiatia Dam which is definitely worth visiting.

    Drive your car hire west to Pureora Forest Park. This is a 78,000 hectare protected area and is the home to amazing podocarp trees. Some are over a 1,000 years old and have seen the region change from a popular logging area into the national park it is today. Wander through the rainforest and enjoy the fresh air. It will be an incredible day out for the whole family to enjoy.

    Useful Driving Distances and Day Trip Ideas in Taupo

    • Taupo to Huka Falls (6km)
    • Taupo to Aratiata Dam (12km)
    • Taupo to Rotorua (81km)
    • Taupo to Airport (8km)

    Additional Transportation Services in Taupo

    No matter what your travel plans are, Auto Europe can provide the ideal mode of transportation. We take pride in providing our customers with the guaranteed lowest rates in the industry for their transportation needs. Use our booking engine at the top of the page to compare daily car hire rates with luxury, motorhome, van or any type of transportation to find the ideal option for you and your travel party.

    Luxury Car Hire in Taupo Van Hire in Taupo Motorhome Hire in Taupo
    Luxury Car Hires Taupo - Take to the streets of Taupo in style with a luxury car hire. Compare rates between Mercedes, Audi, Porsche, Maserati, and more to find the ideal vehicle for your trip to Taupo. Start comparing rates for your trip today! Van Hire Taupo - Customers travelling in large parties or transporting large/heavy luggage may find a van hire is the ideal option for their time in Taupo. Auto Europe has great rates on small, medium and large van hires in Taupo. Find rates, capacity, detailed specs and more with Auto Europe. Taupo Motorhome Hires - A motorhome or RV hire in Taupo unlocks a whole new level of opportunity and exploration for your trip to New Zealand. With many safe and accommodating locations to pitch and explore it is no surprise motorhome hires in New Zealand are on the rise!