Go contactless with Avis Preferred and Budget Fastbreak express pick-up

Looking for a better way to rent a car? Our seamless sign-up for Avis Preferred and Budget Fastbreak is completely free for all Air New Zealand customers. Plus, it makes your vehicle collection contactless.

Sign up for free and you'll be able to skip the queue, grab your keys and go.

By completing your registration and providing your driver’s license, date of birth and credit card your vehicle collection will be contactless and as quick as possible, and your paperwork will be completed and waiting for your arrival.

Simply look for the Express Pick-up section of the form when you are filling out your details on the Renter Information page.

Remember to save your membership number and enter it in the "Express Pickup" section whenever you make a new booking.

Avis Preferred and Budget Fastbreak is not currently available for customers when making a pay with Airpoints Dollars rental car booking.

Everything from the “Once you’ve signed up” headline onward should remain the same.

Once you've signed up

After creating your booking and signing up for your new Avis Preferred or Budget Fastbreak membership, create a login and complete your online profile to get the most out of your membership.

Avis Preferred

Once you've signed up and completed your booking:

  1. Note your Wizard Number when signing up or check for an email titled, 'Welcome to Avis Preferred'
  2. Head to https://www.avis.co.nz/en/loyalty-profile/avis-preferred/express-enrollment
  3. Provide your driver licence number/credit card number that you used when signing up to as verification
  4. Confirm your email address and set an online password for your Avis account
  5. Submit the form and check your email to activate your online account
  6. Continue following the steps to fully set up your account to ensure the quickest experience possible when collecting your vehicle

Budget Fastbreak

Once you've signed up and completed your booking:

  1. Note your RapidRez® Number when signing up or check for an email titled, 'Welcome to Budget Fastbreak'
  2. Head to https://www.budget.co.nz/en/loyalty-profile/fastbreak/express-enrollment
  3. Provide your driver licence number/credit card number that you used when signing up to as verification
  4. Confirm your email address and set an online password for your Budget account
  5. Submit the form and check your email (this may take a few minutes) to activate your online account
  6. Continue following the steps to fully set up your account to ensure the quickest experience possible when collecting your vehicle

When you collect your vehicle you are welcome to skip-the-queue and head straight to the priority counter, but you will need to authenticate your driver's licence and credit card at the counter the first time you are using your new membership.

Existing corporate Preferred or Fastbreak members

If you have an existing Preferred or Fastbreak membership but would also love to enjoy skip-the-queue service whilst travelling for leisure, you are welcome to sign up for a personal account.

Adding Preferred/Fastbreak to existing bookings

You are able to add a Preferred or Fastbreak membership number to an existing rental car reservation.