Car Rental Companies serving Palmerston North Airport (PMR)
Contact Phones & Opening Hours
Phone: +64 6-357 0168
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00 – 20:30h | Saturday and Sunday 09:00 – 20:30h.
Phone: +64 6-356 8565
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 07:30 – 20:00h | Saturday 08:30 – 16:30h | Sunday 09:00 – 17:00h.
Phone: +64 6-357 0921
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00 – 20:30h | Saturday 08:00 – 17:00h | Sunday 09:00 – 20:00h.
Phone: +64 6-355 4365
Opening Hours: Monday to Thursday 07:00 – 20:15h | Friday 07:00 – 18:00h | Saturday and Sunday 08:30 – 14:30h.
Phone: +64 6-260 2320
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:00h | Saturday and Sunday 09:00 – 17:00h.
RaD Car Hire
Phone: +64 6-357 6694
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 08:00 – 17:00h | Saturday 08:00 – 12:00h. | Sunday and Public Holidays – on call, by arrangement only.
To locate the car rental facility/counter, kindly find your way to either in the airport terminal or to the baggage claim area right on the level one of the airport’s main terminal.
Some of the companies above are located outside the airport. A free shuttle bus will bring you from the airport terminal to the service desk.
Drive and enjoy Palmerston North with your rental car
Explore Palmerston North, a destination that often stands out for its spas, cafes, kayaking and more!
Smell the roses in the botanical gardens, discover Maori treasures and New Zealand’s modern art, enjoy live music shows and explore the various cycle routes of Palmerston North. Start your tour in the city centre in The Square. Browse the shops and galleries set up in buildings from the 1920s and 1930s, stroll through the gardens, and admire the fountains and clock tower from the 1950s.
Just a short walk away is the New Zealand Rugby Museum, where you can learn about all the joys and sorrows of the country’s rugby history. If you want to continue the cultural route, you can attend a contemporary theatre show at the Centrepoint Theatre or the Regent Performing Art Centre.
Find out all about the 700 years of Maori people’s history, culture and crafts at the Te Manawa Museum of Art, Science and History.
Walk along the Manawatu River through the gardens of Victoria Esplanade, with formal designs and more than 5,000 species of roses. Dugald Mackenzie’s rose garden is experimenting with new varieties. If you’re in the mood for a picnic, the forests and 19th century country gardens of the Greenhaugh Colonial House are the perfect place.
Enjoy the cycle route from Manawatu to Mangaweka, through forests, country towns and plains. The city has the spectacular Tararua mountain scenery in the background, popular with mountain bikers. To the east of the city is the Manawatu Throat Landscape Reserve, where you can go on rainforest tours, propulsion boat rides, river kayaking or a vintage steam train.
In the evenings, relax in the country style pubs and bars of downtown Palmerston North. Enjoy live music while sipping a local beer and a delicious steak from a black angus raised in this fertile region.
Palmerston North has an almost infinite range of activities and places of interest – don’t miss it! You can travel by taxi and public transport, but your options will be limited. Why not rent a car and try the comfort of visiting the best tourist attractions when you feel like it? You can even reach other lesser-known monuments.
Find the best car hire offers in Palmerston North here. From Economy cars to large SUVs, we have for you the vehicle of your choice for your next vacation at an incredible price. You can filter the search by vehicle size or other options, to make sure you book the perfect rental car.
Do you need one way car rental at Palmerston North Airport?
One way car rental service is available at Palmerston North Airport with drop off at:
- Auckland Airport
- Wellington Airport
- New Plymouth Airport
- Hamilton Airport
- Tauranga Airport
- Hawkes Bay Airport
- Rotorua Airport