Welcome to Thrifty Nelson Airport

Discover Nelson with a convenient rental from Thrifty’s Nelson Airport Branch.  If you are planning a stay in the stunning Nelson area or further afield in the Tasman region, you will not be disappointed with the beautiful golden beaches and world renowned national parks.

Need help or want to extend your rental, please contact the branch directly on 03 547 5563.  Please note that after 6pm weekdays (until 10.30pm) and weekends (until 8pm) this branch is manned for pre-booked reservations only.

The closest petrol station is
Mobil Tahunanui, 58 Tahunanui Drive

Returning a vehicle to our branch
Follow the road into the terminal building. You will find the Thrifty car parks opposite the main entrance to the terminal building.  Leave your car in a designated Thrifty carpark and lock the vehicle and return the keys to our counter in the terminal.  Returning a vehicle after hours?  Or if the counter is unattended, please use the drop box on the counter.

Our locations

Blenheim Airport

Blenheim Airport

Tancred Crescent Woodbourne, Blenheim, 7206

Mon - Fri: 8am - 6pm, Sat - Sun: 8.30am- 5pm
This branch is manned for pre-booked reservations only.

Christchurch Airport

Christchurch Airport

Durey Road Domestic & International Airport Terminal, Christchurch, 8053

Mon - Sun: 5am - 2am

Picton Ferry Wharf

Picton Ferry Wharf

Picton Interislander Ferry Terminal Picton, Picton, 7220

Mon - Sun: 8am - 5pm
This branch is manned for pre-booked reservations only.