Start your New Zealand self-driving adventure in Christchurch. Hire a premium motorhome from our base at 3 Export Ave, Harewood, Christchurch.
We are conveniently located less than ten minutes from Christchurch Airport, a short drive from State Highway 1, and just 12km from the CBD. Our free transfer service makes getting to our base easy. Check out the Transfers section below to find out how to take advantage of our free shuttle service.
Before you head out of the city, make sure you enjoy some of the many great things to do in Christchurch. Wander the beautiful parks, go punting on the Avon River and explore local history. Check out our itineraries that start from Christchurch for inspiration on where to head and what to do next.
We’re looking forward to welcoming you to Wilderness. We can collect you from the airport or from one of the many hotels near the airport.
If you’re arriving at Christchurch airport, our free shuttle will collect you and transfer you to our Christchurch motorhome hire base. Your international flight’s scheduled arrival time must be no later than 2:45PM to allow sufficient time to meet our last shuttle from the airport at 3:45PM.
We’ll also drop you back to the airport at the end of your hire. To book your free airport transfer, go to My Booking page and add your details at least 24 hours before you arrive.
Once you have collected your luggage, call us on +6492823606 so we can dispatch the shuttle to collect you.
Exit the terminal through door 2 in the domestic area. Wait for our shuttle at the taxi and shuttle zone.
If you’re staying at an airport hotel, our free shuttle can collect you from any of the hotels from the list below. We’ll also drop you back to the airport or your airport hotel at the end of your hire. To book your free airport transfer, go to My Booking page and add your details at least 24 hours before you arrive.
Free transfers are available to and from these hotels to our Christchurch campervan hire base:
If you plan to stay at a hotel other than those we offer free transfers from, we recommend you use one of the rideshare services below to get to our Wilderness base.
If you’re arriving at our base by private car, we recommend parking at Airpark Canterbury secure parking nearby. The team at Airpark offer a complementary transfer to our base.
We highly recommend checking in online at least 24 hours before you arrive. Completing online check-in helps us to personalise your pick up, reduce the paperwork and set you off on your holiday sooner.
We have a warm welcome waiting for you at our Wilderness base in Christchurch.
One of our team will finalise the paperwork with you, then give you a show-through of your Christchurch campervan rental. We will make sure you’re confident with your new home on wheels before setting you off. We recommend you allow about 40 minutes at our base to finalise the paperwork, do the show-through, and get some holiday tips from our team of experienced motorhome tourers.
Convenient parking services located only minutes from our bases.
Explore off-the-beaten-path with our no road restrictions policy.
Enjoy a premium experience without the hefty price tag.
Christchurch, the largest city on New Zealand's South Island, is a vibrant rebuilding city that may be alluring for you as a motorhome traveller. Its storied history, breathtaking natural vistas and thriving arts culture are just a few of the reasons to explore.