Car Rental in Kerikeri Airport

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Kerikeri Airport (KKE)


Terminal Building,
Wairoa Rd (Remote), Kerikeri, 0293, New Zealand


(64) 9-407-7147

Hours of Operation:

Sun - Fri 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM and 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM; Sat 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Holiday Hours:

KINGS BIRTHDAY   June  3  08:30AM - 08:30PM
MATARIKI DAY   June  28  08:30AM - 08:30PM
LABOUR DAY   October  28  08:30AM - 08:30PM
CHRISTMAS HOLS   December  25 - December  26  08:30AM - 08:30PM


Location Information

Discover Kerikeri and the far north with Budget Rent a Car and experience this historically important region. Explore the 19th century relics; gain an insight into early Maori culture; or visit the nearby Bay of Islands settlements of Waitangi, Paihia, Opua, and Russell.

Conveniently located at the arrivals hall at Kerikeri Airport, Budget Rental Cars offers a wide range of late model rental cars, 4WDs, and vans. Budget Rental Cars is open to meet all incoming flights and is managed by the Kerikeri City location, so you can count on Budget for all your Kerikeri and Bay of Islands rental needs.  

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 Rental Cars 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: Located in the main terminal, opposite the cafe.

CARS: Located a short distance from the terminal, in the main car park.

RETURNS: Enter the main airport car park from Wiroa Rd. Rental cars are on the right after you enter.

AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Available during airport hours only. Drop box on counter in terminal. Park cars in bays 19-23, 27-32 or 41-47, in the rental car park, accessed to the right after entering the main.
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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