Queenstown Airport Car Rental
Queenstown airport is a popular pick-up point for those looking to explore Lake Wakatipu and the resort towns of Queenstown. Travellers who rent a car in Queenstown are free to discover the stunning scenery of Queenstown as well as the neighbouring cities and world famous landscapes of the south island.
Car Hire at Queenstown Airport
A number of car rental companies have representatives at Queenstown airport including local and major brands. In New Zealand, cars drive on the left hand side of the road. If you are not used to driving on this side of the road it is worth taking your car for a short practice drive around the car park of your car rental provider before heading out onto the main road. Remember, the steering wheel will be on the right-hand side of the car and the gearstick and handbrake will be on the left hand side. Once you arrive at Queenstown Airport, be sure to have all of necessary documents ready to present to the agent on the desk. Essential items include your booking confirmation voucher, your driver’s licence, your credit card, passport and any other forms of identification requested by your car rental agent in their terms and conditions.
Queenstown Airport Guide
Queenstown Airport offers a good range of facilities for passengers including ATMs on the main concourse. There are also facilities for foreign currency, credit cards and international money transfers. An internet lounge is situated beside the International Arrivals area. WiFi access is provided throughout the terminal. Dining options are extensive, including a cafeteria in the arrivals area and a bar overlooking the runway. There is a duty-free shop selling tobacco, alcohol, perfume and cosmetics, as well as gift shops selling New Zealand products and a book shop and clothes shop specializing in outdoor clothes.Baby changing facilities and a first aid room are situated in the terminal building.
Driving to Queenstown Airport
If driving from the airport to Queenstown, take Frankton Road and follow signposts for the airport.
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