Palmerston North

Cheap Car Hire in Palmerston North from $190

Palmerston North, New Zealand
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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Palmerston North car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Palmerston North. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Most popular company

EZI

Price of petrol per litre

$2.85

Average price per day

$170

Cheapest price per day

$190

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Palmerston North?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Palmerston North and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

January

$116

February

$121

March

$147

April

$150

May

$139

June

$130

July

$147

August

$128

September

$144

October

$130

November

$139

December

$121

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Palmerston North is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Palmerston North

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Palmerston North and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

There are 14 hire agencies servicing Palmerston North. These agencies, altogether, have 17 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? SUV is the cheapest car type to hire in Palmerston North with prices from $190 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here is a car type you can hire in Palmerston North:

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for hire in Palmerston North

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Palmerston North to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Small cars

$103 - $182

All Car Types

$127 - $189

To hire a small car in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $141/day. August is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~$103/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~$182/day). In fact, August is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Palmerston North. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Palmerston North, hiring a small car saves you 9% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a medium car in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $151/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~$96/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~$191/day). In fact, October is about 37% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Palmerston North. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Palmerston North, hiring a medium car saves you 3% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a large car in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $166/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~$93/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~$297/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Palmerston North. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Palmerston North, hiring a large car is 7% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of $161/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~$116/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~$226/day). In fact, December is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Palmerston North. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Palmerston North, hiring a SUV is 4% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Palmerston North SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Top hire agencies in Palmerston North

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Palmerston North known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Palmerston North. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Browse through some of the top car hire agencies in Palmerston North, including Avis, Budget and Thrifty in Palmerston North. Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Avis

1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Budget

1 location

Thrifty

2 locations

Dollar

1 location

EZI

2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

8.0

Europcar

1 location

Hertz

6.0
Okay
3 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

4.6

Cross Country Rentals

2 locations

Best Palmerston North car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Palmerston North. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Palmerston North with an average daily rate of $190. Data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
The best offers we've found on car hires in the Palmerston North area. Deals are updated frequently so be sure to check back soon for more options.
Mitsubishi ASX$190/day
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Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Palmerston North, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Palmerston North?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $170/day when booking a car hire in Palmerston North. The absolute best deal a user found was for $117/day from EZI, booked on Apr. 14.

  • What are petrol prices like in Palmerston North?

    The average price of petrol in Palmerston North is $2.85/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $128 and $185 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Palmerston North for a week from EZI?

    EZI is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Palmerston North. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about $1,260 per week.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Palmerston North for the best price?

    Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 73% on a hire car in Palmerston North. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 55 days prior to your desired date.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Palmerston North?

    The length of time you can book a car hire for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Palmerston North it should be possible to hire a car for a whole month if needed.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Palmerston North for a month?

    Our recent data shows that EZI can potentially be 47% below the average car hire price in Palmerston North. Check prices and availability for EZI and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Palmerston North is on average $5,401 a month or $180 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Palmerston North car hire.

  • How much is a car hire in Palmerston North for a weekend?

    $0 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Palmerston North, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Palmerston North, then opt for a Compact SUV hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of May, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as $101/day.

  • What car do most people hire in Palmerston North?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Palmerston North is Special (Class Special Car) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Car hires by fuel type in Palmerston North

Browse car hires by fuel type in Palmerston North. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Palmerston North. Deals were last updated on 18 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Palmerston North. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($85+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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