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Napier Airport

Search and compare the best car rental rates on Napier Airport (NPE), also known as Hawke's Bay Airport, with VroomVroomVroom. Book today and have your vehicle sorted for when you arrive.

Quick Facts on Hiring a Car at Napier Airport

Vehicle ClassesEconomy, Compact, Intermediate, Standard, Fullsize, SUV, Sport, Recreational, Wagon/Estate, Van
Number of Depots4
Car Rental BrandsAvis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty

Car Rental Depots at Napier Airport

You will find the rental car counters in the terminal by the baggage claim.

Avis logo

7:00am - 8:30pm Sunday to Friday.
7:30am - 5:30pm Saturday.

Budget logo

8:00am - 4:30pm daily.

Hertz logo

7:30am - 8:30pm weekdays.
8:00am - 5:30pm Saturday.
9:00am - 8:30pm Sunday.

Thrifty logo

8:00am - 8:45pm Sunday to Friday.
8:00am - 6:00pm Saturday.

Frequently Asked Questions for Napier Airport Car Hire

What is the highest-rated rental car at Napier Airport?

The highest-rated rental car at Napier Airport is Toyota Corolla Hatch or similar based on recent ratings by our customers.

What is the highest-rated car hire provider at Napier Airport?

Budget is the highest-rated car hire provider at Napier Airport based on recent ratings by our customers.

Our Guide to Visiting Napier

Known as New Zealand's Art Deco Capital, Napier is well-known for its Art Deco architecture and heritage. Here are some of our favourite experiences in and around Napier:

Attractions | Accommodation | Restaurants & Bars


Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle Hire

Address: 27 Wakefield Street, Onekawa, Napier 4110

Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle

Based in Napier, Hawke's Bay, Hooters is a family run business offering tours, wedding, events and self-drives in a variety of vintage and classic cars. The fleet currently houses over 20 vehicles which makes one impressive convoy for groups or corporate events. Daily Tours run from the Napier information centre on marine parade. What better way to introduce yourself to the Art Deco heritage of Napier than to travel in the style and decadence of the era. Explore the city limits or head further afield and soak up some of Hawkes Bay's finest wineries. Sit back, relax and enjoy the journey as your chauffeur awaits.

On Yer Bike Winery Tours

Address: 2543 State Highway 50, Flaxmere, Roys Hill 4175

Hawkes Bay is well known for its world-class wines, some of New Zealand's oldest wineries are here. There are many ways to tour the cellar doors for tastings, but one of the best is to do it by bike. As part of the New Zealand cycleways project, the Hawkes Bay has over 200 kilometres of trails, with part of the network devoted to following the vineyards. On Yer Bike Winery Tours is a bike hire company that specialises in vineyard visits. They will gear you up, and send you out on a 20-kilometre circuit, concentrating in the territory known as the Gimblett Gravels and Bridge Pa Triangle. They offer vehicle support and a wine collection service.

Bai Mint Thai Massage

Address: 6 Hastings Street, Napier South, Napier 4110

Step into a world of relaxation and calm at Bai Mint Thai Massage! Open 7 days a week, enjoy and treat yourself for a full body massage experience which involves stretching and deep tissue massage, as well as foot massage and back and shoulder massage. Often people don't know how much stress they are carrying on their body until they receive a treatment from a professional therapist. At Bai Mint Thai Massage, they offer friendly and professional treatments from qualified and experienced practitioners from Thailand. Their signature massage is the Traditional Thai Massage which is an ancient massage.

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Ormlie Lodge

Address: 17 Omarunui Road, Taradale, Napier 4183

Built in 1899, Ormlie Lodge is a beautiful hotel offering boutique accommodation, combining a little of Hawke's Bay's old world charm with contemporary design and modern-day comfort. The hotel offers 6 rooms, complimentary WiFi, each with an en-suite and the comfort you should expect. Truly, Ormlie is perfectly located for you to enjoy all that Hawkes Bay has to offer – from concerts at Mission Estate to Art Deco Weekend, strolling through the Farmers Market. If you love golf, the Napier Golf course is adjacent to Ormlie with complimentary green fees when staying at Ormlie.

Pebble Beach Motor Inn

Address: 445 Marine Parade, Napier South, Napier 4110

Ranked No.1 of 47 hotels in Napier and Travellers' Choice™ 2014 Winner for service by Tripadvisor, you won't be disappointed with this luxurious oceanfront accommodation that's set perfectly on Napier's Marine Parade. Within easy walking distance to restaurants, cafés and the city centre attractions, You'll feel like royalty with the in-room spa pools, “Satinjet” rainforest showers and super-king beds.

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Restaurants & Bars

Indigo Napier

Address: 24A Hastings St, Napier South, Napier 4110

Indigo Napier Restaurant

If you love authentic Indian cuisine, Indigo Napier is a must! Their two high-class chefs Kamlesh and Awatar, with many years of experience and training both in India and New Zealand give Indigo a real edge with very high-quality authentic India cuisine utilising a traditional Charcoal Tandoor which greatly enhances the flavour of the food. At Indigo Napier, they believe in using only the freshest and best local produce and in providing a service that ensures their guests feel they are truly important. In addition, they developed a truly Authentic menu with both traditional dishes as well as some very special ones not seen anywhere else.

Ormlie Restaurant

Address: 17 Omarunui Road, Taradale, Napier 4183

The new restaurant at Ormlie is the perfect place to wind down after a drive or sightseeing all day. Relax in the bar this winter with the fire roaring, enjoying celebrated wines, craft beer, cocktails or a gin or two. Ormlie also offers a modern spin on a traditional High Tea, where guests can relax in this stunning setting and enjoy locally sourced tea from Kerikeri, scrumptious savouries and freshly baked sweet treats made to order in-house.

Mission Estate Restaurant & Winery

Address: 198 Church Road, Poraiti, Napier 4112

Ranked #3 of 130 restaurants in Napier and 214 restaurants in Hawke's Bay Region, also awarded Certificate of Excellence 2014 by Tripadvisor - this restaurant provides a Brasserie, New Zealand cuisine in an intimate indoor or stunning alfresco dining atmosphere.

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Happy Customer Reviews for Napier Airport Car Hire
Rating: 5 / 5 based on 43 reviews
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: James D.
    Date: 29 Apr 2019
    Feedback: Really quick and easy, will be interesting to see if we get any extra fees slapped on at the counter!
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Hayden M.
    Date: 27 Mar 2019
    Feedback: great thanks
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Garth B.
    Date: 21 Jul 2018
    Feedback: Good work
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Duncan S.
    Date: 21 Dec 2016
    Feedback: Easy booking procedure. Best prices.
    Rating: 5/5 😀
  • How was your booking experience?
    Reviewer: Sandra V. D. W.
    Date: 27 Feb 2016
    Feedback: Very easy to find a vehicle that was suitable and an easy website to use to book.
    Rating: 5/5 😀