Rugby World Cup Car Hire - Still Available from £24 per day

Monday, September 12, 2011

LONDON, September 13, 2011 -

Leading comparator advises travelling rugby fans on the best deals for car hire during the Rugby World Cup

With one of the world’s largest sporting events under way, fans who are travelling to New Zealand for the Rugby World Cup can still get car hire for £24 per day according to the UK’s leading car hire comparison site

Thousands of fans from around the world have made the trip to New Zealand and with matches spread across the country, including games in Auckland, Wellington and New Plymouth, car hire is proving popular with fans who need to get from game to game.

Gareth Robinson, Managing Director of, says: “The Rugby World Cup is a fantastic event, so it’s no surprise that so many fans are making the trip to New Zealand. Many will be taking the opportunity to explore the country while they are there, so hiring a car offers the flexibility to take in the sites and easily get to the game locations.

“Despite the popularity of the event, there is still a choice of vehicles at many of the key locations, such as Auckland and Wellington, meaning fans can choose to travel together, sharing the cost of hiring the vehicle and running costs.”

To compare the latest car hire deals and for information on travelling to New Zealand take a look at the guide to renting a car in New Zealand. is the leading car hire comparison site providing cheap car hire by comparing deals from up to 50 rental companies, including Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Holiday Autos and Sixt, in over 15,000 locations worldwide.

About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK’s leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007 the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology the site now searches up to 50 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 15,000 locations.

Websites searched include Alamo, Auto Europe, Budget, Ebookers, Hertz, Holiday Autos, Opodo, Sixt and Thrifty, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 5,000 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008 was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards, and in 2010 it was Highly Commended in the Best Meta-search/Price Comparison category. To book or for further information visit

Media Contact: Rachel Builder & Jenny White, Context, T: +44(0)1625-511966, F: +44(0)1625-511967, carrentals at

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