Pay Now & Save on Your Car Rental | Budget New Zealand


Why choose Pay Now

At Budget, we think everyone should have the chance to check out their own backyard once in a while. We also think it shouldn’t really have to cost you an arm and a leg to do it. That’s where we come in.

We provide only quality rentals from locations right around New Zealand, all at the cheapest prices. And now, to take that even further if you choose the “pay now” option when you book, your savings will be even greater!  That means you can spend more on what really matters - having the time of your life.

It’s super easy and you'll save yourself money, time and hassle at the start of your journey. As an added bonus, when you Pay Now you won't be charged any credit card fees! Simply click the 'Pay Now' button and let you adventure begin!

When you arrive to pick up your vehicle please remember…

  • The full name on the reservation must match the name of the person collecting the vehicle as shown on their driver’s licence and credit/debit card.
  • At time of collection, a pre-authorisation is made on your card for the estimated value of any additional charges made on pick up of vehicle, as well as an applicable pre-authorisation of up to $400.00 NZD. 
  • Charges will be processed after the completion of your rental and if applicable, the unused portion of the authorisation will be released. 
  • Modifying or cancelling your reservation may incur fees, outlined below.
  • Full Pay Now Terms & Conditions here.

Cancellation Fees

Cancellation Type New Zealand Fee
At least 24 hours from scheduled pick up time        $86.25 (including GST)
Within 24 hours of scheduled pick up time $172.50 (including GST)
No Show No refund. Full pre-paid amount will be forfeited