Palmerston North

Cheap Car Hire in Palmerston North from £102

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

£60

February

£62

March

£76

April

£77

May

£72

June

£67

July

£76

August

£66

September

£74

October

£67

November

£72

December

£62

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, in total, 17 car hire locations in Palmerston North that are operated by 14 companies. In the past week, SUV is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: £102/day). Explore 1 car type currently offered from Palmerston North hire providers:

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

£102+

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

£30 - £152

All Car Types

£25 - £118

To hire a small car in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of £71/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~£30/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~£152/day). In fact, April is about 58% 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 is 15% 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 medium car in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of £34/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~£9/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~£99/day). In fact, April is about 74% 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 45% 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 £41/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~£45/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is February (~£106/day). In fact, March is about 9% 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 saves you 33% 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 SUV in Palmerston North, New Zealand, you would pay an average price of £59/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Palmerston North, New Zealand (~£20/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~£167/day). In fact, April is about 67% 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 saves you 4% 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. 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. Be sure to do your research on pricing, reviews, pickup locations, and other important criteria before choosing.

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

1 location

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 £102. Data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Some of the most attractive options when it comes to hiring a car in Palmerston North. Check back soon for more deals if you're not finding the one you're looking for.
Vauxhall Mokka£102/day
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Vauxhall Mokka

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 are petrol prices like in Palmerston North?

    The average price of petrol in Palmerston North is £1.47/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £66 and £96 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Budget offers hire cars in Palmerston North for about £447 per week on average.

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

    Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 73% in Palmerston North - we recommend booking at least 55days in advance.

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

    £0 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Palmerston North. To save money, consider booking a Compact SUV car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in May, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as £0 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Palmerston North?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Toyota Corolla) in Palmerston North, making it the most popular option.

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Small car hires in Palmerston North

Find small car hire deals in Palmerston North from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car hires in Palmerston North cost an average of £103 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
Hyundai i10£103/day
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Hyundai i10

People carrier hires in Palmerston North

Find people carrier hire deals in Palmerston North from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. people carrier hires in Palmerston North cost an average of £123 per day. Price data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
In terms of people carrier hires in Palmerston North, these are some the best options we've found at this time. If you're not finding the people carrier hire that is right for you and your passengers, be sure to check back soon.
Vauxhall Zafira Tourer£123/day
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Vauxhall Zafira Tourer

Car hires by fuel type in Palmerston North

Browse car hires by fuel type in Palmerston North. Currently, Hybrid 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 2 fuel types to choose from with Hybrid being the cheapest (£68+).

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

£117+

Airport car hires in Palmerston North
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