A Locally Owned and Operated Rental Service

James, Chris, and Raewyn Allen own and operate U-Drive Rentals. U-Drive is located close to Palmerston North airport. As a family company, we really enjoy being able to help people get the most out of their time and budget. We offer:

  • Free airport and accommodation pick up/drop off service in Palmerston North
  • Modern well maintained fleet of cars and vans
  • Furniture trucks that can be driven on a full car licence
  • Mid-week specials
  • Great long-term vehicle hire rates
  • AA Roadside Assistance

So if you need a car, van or furniture truck, contact us on 06 3553312 or enquire online for more information.

A regularly maintained rental vehicle fleet

We service our vehicles to the highest standards to ensure a trouble-free trip while you are driving in New Zealand. All our vehicles are regularly maintained and serviced by our mechanic.

AA 24-hour roadside assistance

AA 24/7 roadside assistance cover is provided for all our rental cars and vans, giving you the confidence that there will always be someone there to help - anywhere in New Zealand.

Enjoying your stay in Palmerston North

Manawatu offers a wide range of experiences, whether travelling for a school re-union, garden or art tours, Tour De Manawatu cycle race, super stock teams champs/stockcars, or if you are settling family members into Massey University, visting relatives, going to Manfield Park Raceway, or attending a graduation ceremony or conference, there is plenty to see and do in the Manawatu.

From your Palmerston North airport arrival to your Palmerston North accommodation, 

we are confident our city will meet your needs what ever your budget. 


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