Car Rental in Napier Airport

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Napier Airport (NPE)

Address: Terminal Building, (North Island), Napier, 4110, New Zealand
Phone: (64) 6-835-1828
Hours of Operation: Sun 8:00 AM - 8:30 PM; Mon - Fri 7:00 AM - 8:30 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


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After-hours Returns
Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the Drop Box located in the Returns area. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.

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Car Rental at Napier Airport - Avis New Zealand

As an airport that serves one of New Zealand's most famous wine-growing regions, Napier Airport attracts thousands of passengers each year. In addition to placing you close to Hawke's Bay, it's perfect for exploring the local scenery. If you're flying into Napier Airport sometime soon, it's a good idea to consider your transport plans. At Avis New Zealand, we offer a Napier Airport car hire service.

How to find our Napier Airport car hire desks

Reaching our Napier Airport car hire desks is simple. Just head to the arrivals area, and you'll find us there.

If you'd rather not spend your time queuing after your flight, download the Avis New Zealand app. Once you've entered the details of your rental agreement into the app, you can use it to make changes. From upgrading your car to adding new drivers, you can complete lots of car hire related tasks on the go. If you're an Avis Preferred member, you can update your settings via the app too.

How to get to Napier Airport

As Napier Airport has only one terminal, it's easy to find. If you're trying to get there from Napier, try the following directions:

  • Start at Hawke’s Bay
  • Head north
  • Take a left
  • Turn left onto Waitara Road
  • Turn left onto State Highway 5
  • Turn right onto State Highway 2
  • Turn right, and you’ll see the airport on your left

Things to do near Napier Airport

By hiring a car at Napier Airport, you're opening yourself up to a wonderful world of attractions in the area. To make your decisions a little easier, we have a few suggestions:

Art Deco Aviation

At less than 1km away from Napier Airport, Art Deco aviation is the perfect attraction for those who love the history of planes. While you're there, you can explore and fly in vintage planes. Once you're in the skies, you'll have an enviable aerial view of the Hawke's Bay wine region. With that in mind, don't forget to take your camera along.

Hawke's Bay Express

Take your vintage experiences a step further by stepping onboard the Hawke's Bay Express. As an old-fashioned train that travels by road, the Hawke's Bay Express will take you on a grand tour of the city. It's ideal for a unique approach to getting from A to B, or you can stay onboard and look at the city's Art Deco buildings. The Hawke's Bay Express is 5.3km away from Napier Airport.

Faraday Centre

Broaden your knowledge of engineering by paying a visit to the Faraday Centre. With plenty of interactive experiences for kids to enjoy, the Faraday Centre is perfect for a visit down memory lane. At just 4.5km away from Napier Airport, it's an easy drive too.

Nearby locations for a refuel

When you hire a car at Napier Airport, you'll benefit from a full tank of fuel. To make sure all our customers enjoy the same experience, we ask that you return your vehicle refilled. Here are some nearby refuelling locations:

  • Z Service Station on the Corner of Tennyson Street and Station Street Napier
  • Caltex at 12 Hyderabad Road
  • Allied Petroleum at 184 Hyderabad Road
  • Caltex at 4001/30 Severn Street
  • Mobil at 164 Taradale Road

Your guide to our Napier Airport car hire fleet

At Avis New Zealand, we know that our customers are a diverse bunch. Because of this, our Napier Airport car hire fleet is diverse too. If you're looking for something small and nifty, try one of our city cars. In addition to helping you economise on fuel, they're perfect for quick trips around the nearby area. Alternatively, when you know you have big loads to carry, hire a 4x4 or SUV. Each one is spacious enough for all the family, while accommodating all of your luggage too. No matter which car you hire, you'll benefit from our close attention to detail in terms of maintenance. Each vehicle also comes with air conditioning, so you can remain comfortable from start to finish.

Distances to local attractions

When you rent a car at Napier Airport, you can see more of the attractions that surround the city. Although we're sure you have plenty to choose from, here are a few of our favourites:

  • Cape Kidnappers 28.1 km
  • Te Mata Peak 32 km
  • Taradale 10.7 km
  • Mahia Peninsula 163.4 km
  • Mission Estate Winery 8.7 km


Which airlines fly from Napier?

A selection of regional airlines fly from Napier Airport, they include:

  • Air Napier
  • Air New Zealand Link
  • Jetstar Airways
  • Originair
  • Sounds Air

Where is the Avis car rental counter located at Napier airport?

Avis Napier Airport is located to the right of the baggage claim area.

How much does it cost to rent a car from Avis Napier Airport?

Avis takes pride in our great prices. To get an obligation free quote, for a Napier Airport car rental, enter your details in our search form.

How far is Avis Napier Airport from the Napier city centre?

The Avis Napier Airport location is situated 6 km from the city centre, which is around a 10 minute drive in your rental car.