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Car Rental at Tontouta Airport

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Tontouta Airport, Noumea, New Caledonia
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Economy
VW Up or similar
VW Up
  • 4
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$41.30 / per day
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Mini
Peugeot 108 or similar
Peugeot 108
  • 4
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$44.72 / per day
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Minivan
Peugeot Rifter or similar
Peugeot Rifter
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$60.95 / per day
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Compact
Fiat 500X Aut. or similar
Fiat 500X Aut.
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$60.95 / per day
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Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Economy
Peugeot 208 or similar
Peugeot 208
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$45.43 / per day
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Mini
Hyundai i10 or similar
Hyundai i10
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$46.84 / per day
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Economy
Peugeot 208 or similar
Peugeot 208
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$56.72 / per day
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Economy
Hyundai Getz Aut. or similar
Hyundai Getz Aut.
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$58.78 / per day
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The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:05 on 2020-09-14. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
French
Currency
XPF
Country code
687
Average car rental length
14 days
Economy car rental price
$42.74 / per day
Traffic direction
Right-hand
Speed limit out of town
60 - 110 km/h
37 - 68 mi/h
Speed limit within town
30 - 60 km/h
19 - 37 mi/h
Tontouta Airport Car Rental

Airport Car Rental

La Tontouta Airport is also known as Nouméa – La Tontouta International Airport and Aéroport de Nouméa – La Tontouta.

Top international routes

  • Tokyo
  • Port Vila
  • Auckland
  • Sydney
  • Nadi
  • Melbourne

Main airlines

Aircalin, Air Vanuatu, Qantas, and Air New Zealand

Terminals

The single airport terminal serves all domestic and international flights. It was renovated and expanded in 2012.

Location

La Tontouta Airport is about 52 km (32 mi) north of Nouméa, the capital city of New Caledonia. RT1, Voie Express, and Route Provinciale du Normandie are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Most popular types of rental car

  • Station wagons - from $62 per day
  • Large cars - from $72 per day
  • Medium cars - from $64 per day
  • People Carriers/Vans - from $61 per day
  • Small cars - from $49 per day
  • SUVs - from $77 per day

Top car rental companies

  • Europcar (Tel: +687461431)
  • SIXT (Tel: +687262280)

Car rental desks

Some are in the arrivals hall. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.

Services and facilities

Although the airport is small, it has quite a few services and facilities: an ice cream parlor, a bar, and a restaurant, as well as a small selection of shops, including duty-free outlets, a gift shop, an arts and crafts shop, and a convenience store. There are also ATMs, currency exchanges, a first aid service, and a hotel right next to the airport. Some of the airport facilities are equipped for travelers with reduced mobility. Special assistance is also available, but you should contact your airline in advance if you’d like this service.

Nearest gas station

Station Total gas station can be reached in about four minutes and is open 24/7. It will be on the left side of RT1 when driving from the airport towards Nouméa. There are other gas stations near La Tontouta Airport and in New Caledonia.

Airport info

Rating
6.7
  • Getting to the airport 6.2
  • Departure and check-in 5.3
  • Terminal facilities 5.4
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.1
  • Restaurants and car rental services 4.1
  • Lounge 2.8

Tontouta Airport (NOU)

  • IATA: NOU
  • ICAO: NWWW
  • Name: Tontouta Airport (NOU)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Passengers (per year): 479,843
  • Distance from City: 23 miles / 37 km NW of town
  • Working hours: 24 hours a day

Top 3 Locations near Tontouta Airport

  1. 4.8 km / 3.0 miles away
  2. Car Rental Kone (Downtown) from $35.04 per day
    213.0 km / 132.4 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Tontouta Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Tontouta Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Tontouta Airport
$56.46
January
$65.28
February
$51.37
March
$65.73
April
$44.11
May
$56.46
June
$63.01
July
August
$64.52
September
$66.51
October
$68.91
November
$68.91
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Tontouta Airport is May when prices for an Economy class start from $44.11. You can see that this is 28% cheaper than the yearly average and 36% cheaper than renting a car in November (when rental prices start at $68.91 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at Tontouta Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in September the average rental period is 19 days, while in April, the average rental period is only 12 days.
Average Rental Length
16
January
14
February
16
March
12
April
14
May
13
June
12
July
13
August
19
September
13
October
16
November
15
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Tontouta Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Tontouta Airport in November, while the fewest number of travelers rent in March.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
112%
January
86%
February
84%
March
97%
April
109%
May
95%
June
98%
July
108%
August
102%
September
103%
October
116%
November
90%
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
SIXT Peugeot 208 4 1 Small cars
Europcar Dacia Duster 5 3 Large cars
Europcar Hyundai i10 4 1 Small cars
SIXT VW Up 4 Small cars
SIXT Peugeot Traveller 4 4 People Carriers/Vans
SIXT Peugeot Rifter 4 3 People Carriers/Vans
Europcar Peugeot Expert 5 2 People Carriers/Vans
Europcar Peugeot 108 5 2 Small cars
Europcar Dacia Duster 5 3 SUVs

Top 2 Suppliers at Tontouta Airport in 2020

Europcar
Excellent 8.9
+687461431
NOUMEA TONTOUTA AIRPORT
$45 - $70
Working hours
Mon:00:01-23:59
Tue:00:01-23:59
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SIXT
SIXT
Excellent 8.2
+687262280
Meet&Greet Service,BoxOffice 4, Tontouta 98840
$41 - $77
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