Car Rental in Blenheim Airport

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Blenheim Airport (BHE)


Terminal Building,
Blenheim, 7206, New Zealand


(64) 3-572-8700

Hours of Operation:

Sun 9:00 AM - 8:15 PM; Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 8:15 PM; Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.


Location Information

Blenheim is the heart of the Marlborough districts commercial and suburban life, proud of its sophistication and laid back atmosphere. The town is an ideal spot to sample the regions superb food and wine, and a Budget Rent a Car is the best way to experience the rich heritage of the Marlborough region.

Conveniently located at the arrivals hall at Blenheim Airport, Budget Rent a Car offers a wide range of late model rental cars, 4WDs, and vans. Budget Blenheim Airport is open to meet all incoming flights, so you can count on Budget for all your Blenheim and Marlborough rental needs. If you are heading to the snow Rainbow Ski Area is straight down State Highway 63, or for those heading south the beautiful drive down the Kaikoura Coast is an experience in itself!

Budget car rentals include unlimited kilometres, free road maps, standard insurance, and the comfort of 24-hour Roadside Assistance. Optional extras such as GPS Navigation, Excess Reduction, and Child Safety Seats are available at time of booking or rental.

Keep an eye out for our latest car rental Special Offers and let Budget drive your dollar further.

Fastbreak Service
Fastbreak Pick up: Proceed to the Budget Fastbreak line or Budget rental counter. Present your driver licence and receive your rental agreement and keys.

Fastbreak Return: Park the vehicle and lock it. If a return agent is not available in the rental car park, proceed to the rental counter/office with your vehicle keys, mileage and fuel level. You can access your receipt online within 72 hours of returning your vehicle.
General Directions
COUNTER: Budget office located outside the main terminal building.

CARS: Located a short distance from office.

RETURNS: Follow signs for car rental returns.

AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Available 24/7. Key drop slot located on Budget office.
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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How much does it cost to rent a car from Blenheim Airport?

The cost to rent a car from Blenheim Airport depends on the dates, duration, the car you choose and your age. Enter your details in our search form to get a quote.

How can I find a car hire near me in Blenheim?

In Blenheim Budget is located at Blenheim Airport. Alternatively, the Picton Ferry Terminal is located a short distance away.

How far is Blenheim Airport from the city centre?

Blenheim Airport is located 10 kms from the city centre of Blenheim which is approximately a 15-minute drive.