Where to hire campervans in Christchurch
Welcome to Christchurch, the perfect starting point for your epic campervan adventure through the enchanting South Island of New Zealand. Nestled in the heart of Canterbury, this vibrant city is renowned for its breathtaking landscapes, rich culture, and convenient access to some of the most awe-inspiring destinations the South Island has to offer.
As the starting point for many a campervan journey there are multiple options when it comes to hiring motorhomes in Christchurch. In this article we'll explore the most popular motorhome hire companies
Apollo Camervan Hire
Apollo are located near the Christchurch International Airport and are open 7 days a week. Their fleet consists of small vans and larger motorhomes. They have depots in both Christchurch and Auckland, but no depot in Queenstown.
Similar to Apollo, Maui are also located at Christchurch Airport. They have a branch in Queenstown as well as Auckland enabling a range of one way drop off options - just be sure to check out the one way surcharges if you are considering this option
A different rental option, Campify is a marketplace connecting campervan owners and travellers allowing owners to rent out their private camper vans when not in use.
Campify has a couple of advantages including you can rent out a much wider range of vehicles including caravans.
Britz claim to offer the widest choice of campervans in New Zealand. They certainly have an impressive range and a large fleet. They've been in business over 35 years and have a great reputation in Christchurch
Jucy's vehicles are all custom built based on the 20 years of experience hiring out campers. Their fleet has over 3,000 vehiciles and operates out of 10 locations across Australia and New Zealand. In New Zealand you can pick up a Jucy Camper at Auckland Airport, Christchurch Airport and Queenstown. Plus they also hire out cars too.
Now you've got a feel for who to go with when it comes to hiring a campervan, the next step in your journey will be to figure out a route and find some places to stay. If you are using Christchurch as the start point or end point in your journey it's worth planning in advance where to stay with your campervan in Christchurch City on your first and last night.