Car Rental in Palmerston North Airport

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Palmerston North Airport (PMR)

Address: Terminal Building, (North Island), Palmerston North, 4442, New Zealand
Phone: (64) 6-357-0168
Hours of Operation: Sun 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Mon - Fri 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM; Sat 8:30 AM - 4:30 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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Palmerston North Airport Car Hire

When you’re venturing to New Zealand’s North Island, landing into Palmerston Airport is an exciting sight to behold. At, we’re here to help you make the most of your Palmerston North car hire experience.

How much does it cost to hire a car at Palmerston North Airport?

Depending on the time of year, your hire period, and how long you need to hire the car for, the cost of car hire at Palmerston Airport can fluctuate. When you hire a car at, you’ll secure the best prices, regardless of which model you choose.

Driving tips around Palmerston North Airport

Take John F Kennedy Drive and State Highway 3 to get to Palmerston North city from Palmerston North Airport. Your journey will last just nine minutes in good traffic and is 5.4km long. When driving around Palmerston Airport, remain mindful of the road conditions.

Things to do around Palmerston North Airport

Just 5km away from Palmerston North Airport, you’ll find Esplanade Scenic Railway. Its a short and quaint journey will take you through nearby bush land, giving you the chance to admire some of New Zealand’s best scenery.

If you’re more of an art and science lover, try Te Manawa. While there, you can learn about the secrets behind some of the world’s greatest pieces of art, including the Mona Lisa. With just a 4km drive, you’ll give yourself and all of your family members the opportunity to learn something new.

When you’re a sports fan, you can’t go wrong with a visit to the New Zealand Rugby Museum. It’s just over 3km away from Palmerston North Airport. You can learn everything you ever wanted to know about the All Blacks, as well as the world-famous Hakka.

With Palmerston North Airport car hire from Avis, you have the chance to explore more in the area. Just check out the range of cars available for your budget and size requirements. Book today to experience the Avis difference.