Campervan Hire New Zealand


Looking for a chance to get away? We bet! The island nation of New Zealand is packed with diversity.

There’s no better way to explore New Zealand than with the freedom and flexibility of a campervan. Explore at your own pace and enjoy the perks of a motorhome holiday, like discovering unexpected spots across the country with our great partner offers. Travelling throughout this small country will take you through dramatically changing landscapes. From striking coastlines, sandy beaches, and geothermal activity in the North Island to the snow-capped mountains and glacial lakes of the South Island. You’re spoilt for choice on where to go! New Zealand has something for you, no matter what kind of traveller you are and what you’re keen to tick off your bucket list. And, there’s no better way to do it than hiring a campervan. Britz Campervans are available to rent from three locations across New Zealand, including AucklandChristchurch and Queenstown, so you’re never too far from starting an unforgettable adventure.

You’ll even get that warm fuzzy feeling of supporting local businesses as Britz is a New Zealand-owned company, and our motorhomes are perfect for adventure-seekers. Our custom-designed campers are purposed to suit your needs and make your trip easy. Enjoy bags of storage for kit, big comfy beds to relax on, massive windows to enjoy the great views, bike racks, and great drivability on the open road.

We’ve got your back too, with our peace of mind promise - our priority is on making your trip safe and easy. So round up the kids, and even your dog, hire a camper from the experts at Britz and hit the road to explore New Zealand.


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Britz Campervans - Designed Specifically for New Zealand

We know New Zealand because we live here. So we’ve been able to design and include features that make your classic New Zealand campervan trip easy and comfortable. Choose from small and compact 2-3 berth campers ideal for a couple, right up to 6 berth campervans perfect for the whole family (and dog). There’s plenty to consider, so check out our handy guide to the Britz hire fleet and a comparison of all our campervans. What are you waiting for? Ditch the car and caravan and hire an all-in-one campervan packed with everything you need for unscripted holiday experiences and plenty of room for all your travel buddies. .

Today's Popular Campervan Hire Deals

Keen to grab an epic deal on your campervan hire in New Zealand? Of course, you are! Here are our current campervan hire deals to get you out on the road exploring for less. Whether you explore the beaches of Auckland or the adventure capital of Queenstown on one of our popular itineraries, that’s up to you.

Start Exploring New Zealand by Campervan

Driving is the best way to explore New Zealand. From short five-day itineraries, perfect for extended weekends, to incredible multi-week self-drive adventures, one of these road trips will tick all the boxes. With campervan branches across New Zealand, you’re never very far from the start of your next exciting exploration. Not sure where to go and what to see in New Zealand? Start exploring the must-see locations with our classic itineraries and get to planning your next road trip.

New Zealand Regions

New Zealand is a destination often described as having the best parts of the world on two small islands. With so many unique activities in one small country, we’ve broken them into 10 distinct regions to help you start your campervan exploration. Want to see stunning beaches and jumping dolphins? Pick up a camper in Auckland and explore Northland. Keen to camp under the iconic snow-capped mountains and teal-coloured lakes? Grab a camper in Christchurch and take a trip to explore Canterbury. Explore all of New Zealand’s regions below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are your frequently asked questions about hiring a campervan in New Zealand.

Renting a campervan for a holiday in New Zealand is an affordable way to explore. Britz wants to take the hassle out of preparing for your holiday. You’ll find that many everyday essentials are supplied with your hire, making it both a lot easier to travel and a lot more affordable. With apartment-style kitchen equipment, stock your fridge and choose your cooking view when you park up. Choose to cook in your campervan to save the holiday expenses of dining out. With flexible pricing throughout the year, if you’re hunting for a real bargain on your campervan hire, we suggest travelling in off-peak seasons when demand is lower.

You might be wondering where you can camp with your campervan in New Zealand. Lucky for you, throughout the whole country you will be able to find a huge choice of holiday parks. We recommend staying in Qualmark* rated holiday parks, many of which you’ll find at the prime coastal, river, and lakeside locations, where you can wake up to some of the most beautiful views in the world!

To change up your evenings during your road trip, check out some of the Department of Conservation (DOC) campsites. These spots are often located in stunning forests, lake shores, and sandy beaches.

As well as DOC campsites and holiday parks, to get even further off the beaten track, you could explore freedom camping. With no need to worry about plugging your campervan into power, experience the comfort and facilities of your campervan with uninterrupted views of Mother Nature. Before you explore this option, make sure you are aware of the important things to know about freedom camping in New Zealand.

We recommend downloading the thl Roadtrip Planner App to help plan where you will stay during your campervan hire.

The best part of a campervan holiday in New Zealand is the freedom. The ability to hit the road with family and friends, rediscover favourite destinations, or uncover hidden gems when and how you want. But don’t just take our word for it! Check out insider tips and tricks as well as feedback on road trip travels in New Zealand from our trusted customer reviews.

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