Hire a set of wheels and explore at your own pace. As your own tour guide, you'll be able to venture to parts of the island that most tours don't visit. Pick up and drop off is conveniently located at Matiatia Wharf.
- One full day car or scooter hire - Your car will be an automatic four-door, five-seat sedan or hatchback from the reliable Waiheke Auto Rental. The fleet includes vehicles well-suited to operate on the island's narrow, winding roads.
- Baby and booster seats - If you're bringing the whole family, carseats are available ($15.00 each) and can be arranged upon car pickup.
- Convenient pick up and drop off - Waiheke Auto Rental is located inside the ferry terminal at Matiatia Wharf. When you arrive on Waiheke, look for their bright green rental car booth. Drop off is just as easy, as the depot is 100 metres from the ferry. Please allow approximately 15 minutes for the return procedures and subsequent walk to your scheduled ferry departure.
- Insurance, island maps and information – These necessities are all included in the price of the hire.
- Optional upgrade - Please note vehicle upgrades and extended hire periods are available - just ask at the rental counter at Matiatia Wharf for some great deals.
- Return ferry fare - This package includes one adult return ferry fare to Waiheke Island from Downtown Auckland.
Terms and conditions
To rent a vehicle the following conditions must be met:
- The hirer is responsible for refuelling before returning.
- For insurance purposes an imprint of your credit card will be taken. Please note if you are over 25 years your Maximum Insurance Liability can be reduced from $2,500 to $350 for a fee of $25 or if you are 21-25 years your Maximum Insurance Liability can be reduced from $3,000 to $500 for a fee of $35. This option is not available for scooters.
- All drivers must be over the age of 21 years, and Waiheke Auto Rentals must see a full car driver’s license of every driver (any nationality is acceptable, but must be in English).
- Waiheke Auto Rentals reserves the right to allocate an available vehicle in the above specification range.
- Standard conditions of rental apply and the customer signs a rental agreement.
- A full day is 8am until the last ferry sailing of the day (see timetables). A late drop procedure is available for customers who wish to stay until the evening.
- Scooters: only 1 person per scooter is permitted. Scooters must not be taken further than the end of Waiheke Road, Onetangi.
PRICING: Waiheke Car rental + Return Ferry Combo: $119
BOOKINGS: Bookings are essential to avoid disappointment.
To secure your reservation, please book through our call centre:
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