Car Rental at Palmerston North Airport

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Palmerston North Airport, Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Compact
Suzuki Swift or similar
Suzuki Swift
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
$69.62 per day
Intermediate
Kia Cerato or similar
Kia Cerato
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$73.29 per day
Full-size
Toyota Highlander 5+2 4WD or similar
Toyota Highlander 5+2 4WD
  • 7
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$85.04 per day
Standard
MG HS or similar
MG HS
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Europcar
$88.02 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Premium
Ford Everest or similar
Ford Everest
  • 5
  • 3
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$106.57 / per day
Compact
Kia Stonic or similar
Kia Stonic
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$71.91 / per day
Compact
Hyundai i30 or similar
Hyundai i30
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Hertz
$72.05 / per day
Intermediate
Mitsubishi ASX or similar
Mitsubishi ASX
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Keddy
$72.28 / per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 03:00 on 2022-07-25. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
NZD
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Country code
64
Economy car rental price
$75.41 / per day
Average car rental length
6 days
Speed limit within town
30 - 60 km/h
19 - 37 mi/h
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.05%
Rating
9.5
Average gasoline price
$1.61 / 1 liter
Highest gasoline price
$1.67 / 1 liter
Lowest gasoline price
$1.50 / 1 liter

Airport info

Rating
7.8
  • Getting to the airport 7.8
  • Departure and check-in 9.2
  • Terminal facilities 7.7
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 7.0
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.5
  • Lounge 5.9

Palmerston North Airport (PMR)

  • IATA: PMR
  • ICAO: NZPM
  • Name: Palmerston North Airport (PMR)
  • Size: Medium Airport
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 55,960
  • Passengers (per year): 515,727
  • Distance from City: 2.5 miles / 4 km N of town

Top 20 Locations near Palmerston North Airport

  1. 66.8 km / 41.5 miles away
  2. 123.5 km / 76.7 miles away
  3. 128.4 km / 79.8 miles away
  4. Car Rental at Napier Airport from $49.42 per day
    145.2 km / 90.2 miles away
  5. Car Rental at Taupo Airport from $47.51 per day
    183.5 km / 114.0 miles away
  6. 193.7 km / 120.4 miles away
  7. 196.0 km / 121.8 miles away
  8. Car Rental at Nelson Airport from $31.71 per day
    227.6 km / 141.4 miles away
  9. 256.4 km / 159.3 miles away
  10. 276.2 km / 171.6 miles away
  11. 292.1 km / 181.5 miles away
  12. 302.2 km / 187.8 miles away
  13. 372.6 km / 231.5 miles away
  14. 378.8 km / 235.4 miles away
  15. 384.5 km / 238.9 miles away
  16. 387.9 km / 241.1 miles away
  17. 388.2 km / 241.2 miles away
  18. 389.1 km / 241.8 miles away
  19. 396.2 km / 246.2 miles away
  20. 396.5 km / 246.4 miles away

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices cheapest at Palmerston North Airport?

The cost of renting a car at Palmerston North 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 Palmerston North Airport
January
February
March
$64.90
April
$28.52
May
June
July
August
$35.42
September
$37.12
October
$68.54
November
$68.54
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Palmerston North Airport is May when prices for an Economy class start from $28.52. You can see that this is 44% cheaper than the yearly average and 58% cheaper than renting a car in November (when rental prices start at $68.54 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 Palmerston North Airport?

Travel length differs from one month to another: in March the average rental period is 8 days, while in September, the average rental period is only 3 days.
Average Rental Length
January
February
8
March
5
April
5
May
7
June
8
July
6
August
3
September
4
October
3
November
4
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at Palmerston North Airport?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Palmerston North Airport in May, while the fewest number of travelers rent in December.
Popularity by Monthly Searches
January
February
154%
March
133%
April
239%
May
125%
June
173%
July
169%
August
3%
September
2%
October
1%
November
December

Most Popular Car Models of Rental Suppliers

Rental Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Hertz Mazda 6 4 2 Large cars
Hertz Hyundai i30 5 2 Medium cars
Europcar MG HS 4 2 SUVs
Europcar Kia Cerato 4 2 Large cars
Hertz Mitsubishi ASX 4 2 SUVs
Keddy Kia Stonic 4 2 SUVs
Hertz Kia Sportage 5 2 SUVs
Hertz Mazda 6 4 2 Large cars
Hertz Mitsubishi ASX 5 2 SUVs
Hertz Suzuki Swift 4 2 Small cars

Our Customers Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

Taiwan
Hyundai i30
July 21, 2022
New Zealand is spectacular even when it rains
New Zealand
Toyota Yaris
June 16, 2020
Very little has changed
Canada
Toyota Corolla
March 6, 2020
Renting a car made our getting around the city easy for our visit for 10 days. We were going to rely on Uber but needed the convenience of our own wheels.

Car Rental Statistics

Highest rated company
Hertz
9.2 / 10
Lowest rated company
Firefly
8.13 / 10
Total number of reviews
2
Total rental companies
7
Average daily price
$75.41
Lowest daily price
$38.86
Total cars available
30

Top 7 Suppliers at Palmerston North Airport in 2022

Hertz
Exceptional 9.2 / 9 reviews
+64063570921
Palmerston North Airport, Airport Drive, Milson, Palmerston North 4442
$72 - $100
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:09:00-12:00
Sun:12:00-20:00
Europcar
Excellent 8.9 / 8 reviews
+64062602320
Palmerston North Airport, Milson, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
$73 - $107
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:08:00-16:30
Sun:08:00-16:30
Keddy
Excellent 8.6 / 2 reviews
+64062602320
TERMINAL BUILDING
$70 - $107
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:30
Tue:08:00-16:30
Wed:08:00-16:30
Thu:08:00-16:30
Fri:08:00-16:30
Sat:08:00-16:30
Sun:08:00-16:30
Budget
Budget
Excellent 8.5
6463568565
Terminal Building
$82 - $91
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-16:30
Sun:09:00-17:30
Thrifty
Thrifty
Excellent 8.5 / 1 reviews
+6463554365
Airport Drive Milson
Working hours
Mon:07:30-20:00
Tue:07:30-20:00
Wed:07:30-20:00
Thu:07:30-20:00
Fri:07:30-17:00
Avis
Avis
Excellent 8.3
6463570168
Terminal Building
$83 - $92
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-16:30
Sun:09:00-17:30
Firefly
Firefly
Excellent 8.1
063570921
PALMERSTON NORTH APT
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:30
Tue:08:00-18:30
Wed:08:00-18:30
Thu:08:00-18:30
Fri:08:00-18:30
Sat:09:00-12:00
Sun:12:00-20:00
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