Unlike Malaysia, fuel price changes every day in New Zealand. It is vital to know the price for your travel. The price of the fuel differs between towns or areas. The price is mostly cheaper at town compare to outskirt or rural area. Hence, you must plan your refueling in order to stay within your budget. For instance, if you traveling to West Coast, fuel up at Greymouth and if you traveling at Southland, fuel up at Invercargill.
The main fuel providers in New Zealand are Z Energy, Mobil, BP, Waitomo
For your ease of planning, you may download apps Gaspy. It will help you to gather info on the cheapest price of fuel, nearest petrol station and give you a lot of discounts.
The other twist that you may consider is to leverage on your groceries purchase at
You may encounter signboards along the road that inform that the next petrol station is quite far. Hence, you may plan your journey wisely.
One thing that I feel a little awkward there is, you can fill the fuel without pay first and there is little or no supervision of the workers at all. I found that is very awkward and looks like they have no issue of trust when conducting business. Good one!!!