Welcome to Thrifty Picton Ferry Wharf

If you are travelling between the North and South Island it’s easy to pick up or drop off your Thrifty rental vehicle at our conveniently located branch at Picton Interisland Ferry Terminal. Whether you are starting a South Island road trip or journeying across to the North Island our team in Picton will help you out with a smile.

Need help or want to extend your rental, please contact the branch directly on 03 573 7387.

Please note this office is only staffed for pre-booked confirmed reservations.

The closest petrol station is
Z, 101 High Street, Picton

Returning a vehicle to our branch
Turn right into the rental car park opposite the train station before reaching the interislander terminal and park in a designated Thrifty Carpark. Please lock the vehicle and return the keys to the Thrifty Office.

Returning a vehicle after hours?
Or if the office is unattended, please use the drop box provided.

Our locations

Blenheim Airport

Blenheim Airport

Tancred Crescent Woodbourne, Blenheim, 7206

This branch is manned for pre-booked reservations within these hours only. Mon - Fri: 8am - 11am, 4pm - 6pm, Sat - Sun: 8.30am - 11am, 4pm- 6pm

Nelson Airport

Nelson Airport

Nelson Airport Terminal Trent Drive, Nelson,

Mon - Fri: 7.30am - 6pm (6pm-10.30pm manned for pre-booked reservations only)
Sat - Sun: 8am - 6pm (6pm-8pm manned for pre-booked reservations only)

Wellington City/Ferry

Wellington City/Ferry

Interislander Ferry Terminal 1 Aotea Quay, Pipitea, Wellington, 6011

Mon - Sun: 8am-6pm
Closed Christmas Day