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Car Rental Queenstown Airport

Telephone / Freephone

+64 3 442 2733 or 0800 15 48 15


202 Hawthorne Dr, Frankton, Queenstown, New Zealand

Operating Hours

0800-1700 (Mon-Sun) Last shuttle pick up from the airport at 1600hrs; last shuttle to the airport at 1629hrs


Queenstown is an incredible location famed for its adrenaline-charged activities, spectacular scenery and world-class hospitality. Omega Rental Cars supplies late-model cars for you to create new adventures in and around the adventure capital of New Zealand. Zip-around the city or take a leisurely drive to one of the most stunning natural attractions in the country, Milford Sound.

Rent a car from Queenstown Airport now to take advantage of faster reservations on the best car rental deals and unlimited kilometres. Head to our booking page, select your location and enter your desired rental time to view our vehicle availability. Then choose the vehicle type to suit your needs and budget. We’ll have your hire car ready and waiting for you to pick up when you land here on the South Island of New Zealand.

Omega Queenstown Airport Depot

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Our Queenstown Airport Rental Car Depot

Our car rental Queenstown Airport location is 202 Hawthorne Dr, Frankton - just a 5-minute drive from the airport. We’re open seven days a week from 8 am to 5:00 pm.

We provide our customers with a free pick up service to and from the airport. Once you’ve grabbed your luggage and personal belongings, call us toll-free on our Queenstown Airport location phone number, 0800 15 48 15. We’ll send a friendly Omega representative to meet you outside the arrivals hall. If your flight arrives after business hours, we will arrange a pick up for the following morning.

We want to ensure your journey around New Zealand is hassle-free.

Picking Up Your Queenstown Airport Rental Car

Omega offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from Queenstown Airport. When you are ready to collect your car rental at Queenstown Airport, simply call our Queenstown office on phone number - 0800 15 48 15. An Omega representative will take you directly to the depot to collect your vehicle. Please note for Queenstown Airport car rental, you’ll need to show either a full New Zealand or overseas license or an international driving permit printed in English.

After Hours Vehicle Collection

Our depot is a 3.2 km taxi ride away and arrangements can be made for you to pick up or drop off your car from our depot after hours. There is no additional fee for this service, but you will need to make your own way to and from the depot.

The same process can be utilised if you require an after hours drop-off, simply return the car to our depot and follow our instructions for key return, then make your own way to the airport terminal.


Dropping Off Your Rental Car

The process of returning your rental at Queenstown airport is quick and easy. Just drop off your vehicle at our Queenstown Airport car rental depot, and a representative will get you on your way to the airport

Things to do from Queenstown Airport

Highlands Motorsport Park

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Rent a Car from Omega and Get 20% Off on Highlands activities on presentation of your Omega keytag!

Experience an international race circuit, a Jurassic Safari, outdoor go kart racing and explore the National Motorsport Museum.

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Visit the Royal Albatross Centre

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Keytag Bonus -  10% discount!

Visit the Royal Albatross Centre in Otago and get up close and personal with the royal albatross, blue penguins and much more! Read more >>>

Queenstown Body Sanctum Spa

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Keytag Bonus -  10% off a 1hr treatment!

Relax after the day's adventures with a massage, facial or one many spa treatments at Queenstown's Body Sanctum. Read more >>>

Queenstown Canyoning

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Keytag Bonus -  20% off all trips!

Enjoy an unforgettable, thrilling and scenic canyoning trip with Canyoning New Zealand in Queenstown. Read more >>>

Queenstown Rafting with Family Adventures

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Keytag Bonus -  Half price photo pack!

An exhilarating rafting ride through the upper Shotover River with Family Adventures will showcase world-renowned Otago scenery and is suitable for the whole family. Read more >>>

Why Omega

Why Omega?


Are you heading to the mountain in the winter ski season? You may need snow chains for your rental vehicle.  We supply chains in pairs and fit them to your rental vehicle's tyres to provide maximum traction when driving through snow and ice. Please place your booking in advance as the chains are specific to the tyre size of the rental vehicle you have booked.

Snow chains 

Cost:  $25 for the entire duration of your hire

Fitting your Snow Chains:

The videos below show you how to fit snow chains onto your rental vehicle. At Omega rentals, Queenstown, we use two types of chains. You won't know which type you'll receive until you come to collect your rental car. However, taking a look at the videos below will give you a head start. Watch for essential tips, as it helps to know in advance!




For car rental in Queenstown, Omega provides free forward-facing children's car seats; just request how many you need during your Queenstown car hire booking process.

Do you require additional baby, toddler or children's equipment for your car rental? Visit Tots on Tour or Rockababy Rentals Queenstown. They have a wide range of quality equipment such as cots, strollers, highchairs and more, available for hire.  Ensure your little ones travel safely and comfortably while here on the South Island. They can help you select the safest and most appropriate rental car seat. They also deliver! A qualified child restraint technician will install car seats in your rental car free of charge. 

If you feel like a night or day out, take advantage of a childcare service. Tots On Tour personally interviewed, police-vetted and referenced-checked all their first aid certified babysitters. They will even bring a bag of toys!

We love to see you enjoying your New Zealand trip in our rental vehicles. Some of our frugal Kiwi friends helped us put together some great tips to rent a car on a budget. We’ll also give you a free postcard and pen so you can send a snippet of your adventure capital travels to your friends and loved ones – just ask us!

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Cheap Rental Cars at Queenstown Airport

Our range of late-model rental cars at Queenstown Airport include economy sedans, MPVs and SUVs. Many of our rental vehicles feature Bluetooth and airbags for added safety. Free children’s safety seats are available for any vehicle. Rent upon request.

At Omega, our cheap car rental at Queenstown Airport will help save you money! Check out our amazing deals and one-way car hire specials. If you are a regular business trip visitor, take advantage of fantastic Business Club rates by joining our Omega Business Club.

We guarantee the price listed is the price you’ll pay for your Queenstown car hire. Absolutely no hidden charges.


Queenstown Airport Car Hire FAQs

Where do I collect my Queenstown Airport rental car?

Just give us a call once you’ve picked up your bags. A friendly staff member will come and meet you with our Omega shuttle bus and bring you to the Queenstown Airport car hire depot.

Where do I return my Queenstown Airport rental car?

Simply drop off your Omega hire car at Queenstown Airport’s depot, and one of our friendly staff members will take you to the airport.

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

Extend your hire period when you hire a car at Queenstown Airport to take advantage of our incredible daily rates. The more days you book, the more money you save per day! Book well in advance during holiday periods due to high demand where prices may increase.

What is the most popular rental car at Queenstown Airport?

During the icy winter months our Toyota RAV4/Subaru Forester Premium SUV car category is the most popular, while in summer our Toyota Corolla Premium Elites rule supreme.  Whatever your requirements, we have a vehicle to suit!

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

Omega has two convenient locations here. As well as at our Queenstown Airport rental car depot, you can find us in the heart of town at our central Queenstown branch.

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

Find your perfect rental car by browsing our range of current-model rental cars at Queenstown Airport, online. Select your vehicle, enter your pick up and drop off locations and rental dates to get an instant quote for your chosen vehicle type. Or, contact reservations for a more accurate rental estimate on New Zealand phone (toll-free) 0800 52 52 10.

What is the closest petrol station to Queenstown Airport?

Driving from Queenstown’s centre to the airport, you will find a petrol station on Frankton Road, 5kms west of Omega’s car hire depot at Queenstown Airport.

Where are the best places to park at Queenstown Airport?

Carpark B at the Queenstown airport is located directly opposite the Queenstown Airport car rentals car park. Depending on the length of time, you could pay between $25 per day to $155 per week. The airport offers a Park & Ride shuttle service that runs every 30 minutes.


Are you ready to experience the Adventure Capital of New Zealand? Rent a car today from Omega Car Rentals at Queenstown Airport.

Here at Omega, we go out of our way to provide excellent service. We’re here to give you any information on our range of vehicles and things to see and do. Browse our range today and grab a fantastic car hire deal for your journey in our incredible country.