About Advantage

Advantage Rental Cars offer a great service for people looking for a cheaper rental car.

Vehicles are "second generation" (higher km) vehicles still with free AA roadside assist for your peace of mind.


Is charged at $5 per day

Bond and insurance excess is $2,000 – this can be reduced to $1,000 at an additional $10 per day (conditions apply).

The insurance excess reduction is only available on hires of 7 days or more. Stand excess rate ($2,000) applies to all hires of less than 7 days.

Drivers under 25 years of age or persons who have not held a full licence for 4 years are liable for an excess of $2,500 and are not eligible for the reduction in excess.


All drivers must hold a current, full drivers' licence that is NZ or internationally recognised.


We require a 50% deposit on short term hires and a $200 deposit on all long term hires.

Balance of payment is required on commencement of the hire. All major credit cards accepted. Alternative arrangements can be made for those without credit cards.


Pick up and drop off in 54 Port Road, Whangarei or Whangarei Airport only. Free pick ups and transfers do not apply.

Change over cars between islands are not available.

Booking deposits are non-refundable.