Car Rental in Palmerston North Airport

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Palmerston North Airport (PMR)

Address: Terminal Building, Palmerston North, 4442, New Zealand
Phone: (64) 6-356-8565
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
Holiday Hours:
GOOD FRIDAY   April  19  08:00AM - 04:30PM
EASTER MONDAY   April  22  08:00AM - 04:30PM
ANZAC DAY   April  25  08:00AM - 04:30PM
QUEENS BIRTHDAY   June  3  08:00AM - 04:30PM
LABOUR DAY   October  28  08:00AM - 04:30PM


Location Information

Palmerston North is a cosmopolitan city with a youthful population, based around Massey University. The city has a picturesque central square and beautiful gardens as well as acclaimed cultural attractions. Discover Palmerston North with Budget Rent a Car and experience the best of Manawatu region.

Conveniently located at the arrivals hall at Palmerston North Airport, Budget Rent a Car offers a wide range of late model rental cars, 4WDs, and vans. Budget Palmerston North Airport is open to meet all incoming flights, so you can count on Budget for all your Palmerston North and Manawatu rental needs.

Budget Rental Cars 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
Proceed to the Budget counter Fastbreak line/or normal line if no Fastbreak line designation/or follow directions to the Fastbreak Kiosk. Present identification and receive your rental agreement. The counter representative will give the customer the keys & directions to their car.
FASTBREAK RETURN: Follow the airport signs for Car Rental return. You do not need to return to the counter to complete your rental. Record your mileage and fuel level on the rental agreement and drop it in the Budget Fastbreak return box. A closed rental agreement will be mailed to you within 48 hours.
General Directions
COUNTER: Located in airport terminal (all car rental offices are situated together).
CARS: Leave terminal through the front door, vehilces are across the road.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER HOURS RETURNS: Drop box available at Budget counter until 2145. If terminal is locked, customer can go the the city office which is 4kms away.
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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