Premium Car Rentals from Christchurch & Queenstown

Your Local Kiwi Car Rental.

Put an exclamation mark on your time in the South Island driving a vehicle that lets you make the most of your time on the road. Whether you need room for people and luggage, or you need to feel the wind in your hair, we can help you experience the South Island the way it’s seen best – behind the wheel of a premium vehicle.

COVID-19 Policy

We are fully committed to ensure your safety during the pandemic and offer FREE CANCELLATIONS if you are unable to travel due to COVID19 Alert Level. To know more please click on the link below

Based near Christchurch and Queenstown Airports, we offer free transfers, 24-hour assistance and all the extras – whatever your trip has in store.

I would highly recommend using Touchdown Car Rentals. Their service was outstanding and their cars are in very good condition, all new, very reliable and at a great price. I wouldn’t go anywhere else ever again.
– Laura, Australia

Definitely my choice of rental cars whenever I’m in Christchurch. Great service & handy to airport with free shuttle…
– Sue, United Kingdom

Drive Safe with Touchdown Rentals

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Our Most Popular Vehicles

Ford Mustang Convertible

Ford Mustang Convertible

Premium Convertible

  • 4 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • 1 Large, 2 Small
  • Airconditioning
  • 2 Doors
BMW MINI Countryman

BMW MINI Countryman

BMW MINI Countryman

  • 4 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • 1 Large, 2 Small
  • Airconditioning
  • 4 Doors
Toyota Prado

Toyota Prado

Toyota Prado or similar

  • 7 Passengers
  • Automatic
  • 3 Large, 4 Small
  • Airconditioning
  • 5 Doors