Car Hire & Rental in Adelaide Airport

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Adelaide Airport (ADL)

Address: Terminal Building, (Metro), Adelaide Sa, SA, South Australia, 5000, Australia
Phone: (61) 8 8234 4900
Hours of Operation: Sun - Sat 6:00 AM - 11:00 PM

If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.


Location Information
Fastbreak Service
Proceed to the Budget counter Fastbreak line/or normal line if no Fastbreak line designation/or follow directions to the Fastbreak Kiosk. Present identification and receive your rental agreement. The counter representative will give the customer the keys & directions to their car.
FASTBREAK RETURN: Follow the airport signs for Car Rental return. You do not need to return to the counter to complete your rental. Record your mileage and fuel level on the rental agreement and drop it in the Budget Fastbreak return box. A closed rental agreement will be mailed to you within 48 hours.
General Directions
Counter: Follow signs to arrivals. Downstairs, opposite the baggage carousels
Carpark Office and Cars: Head across the courtyard, cross at the pedestrian crossing and enter the ground floor of multi-level car park.
Returns: Enter through the main airport entrance, through the roundabout and take the second exit on the right before the drop off/collect area. Take keys to staff in the car park office.
After Hours Return: Drop box available on the wall of the car park office, located on the ground level of the car park
After-hours Returns
Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the Drop Box located in the Returns area. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.

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Budget Adelaide Airport Car Rental

Adelaide Airport is in the western suburbs only 7 km from the city centre, unusually close but very convenient for the traveller. It is serviced by eight international carriers along with other regional carriers. There is direct international service to Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Denpasar and Auckland. There is easy access to Budget Rent a Car in the terminal so you can acquire a vehicle.

Budget has a wide variety of late model rental cars in Adelaide Airport to suit your travel needs, including Economy (Nissan Micra or similar), Standard (Nissan Pulsar or similar) or 8 Seater Van (Hyundai iMax or similar). Whatever your travel plans are we have the right rental car for you. Our fleet is constantly being updated with focus on your comfort and safety. If travelling in Adelaide is new to you, make sure you add a portable GPS and Roadside Assistance in your car rental reservation to make your visit even easier.

And remember if you are a Qantas Frequent Flyer member or flybuys member, you can earn valuable points with when you rent a car or truck from Budget.

Explore Things to Do and See in Adelaide

Adelaide is the capital of South Australia, a large city with an estimated population of almost 1.3 million. This is the city of festivals, along with many other attractions so there is always something going on for visitors. Stretching for 20 km the city lies on the Adelaide plains situated between the coast (Gulf of St Vincent) and the low lying Mount Lofty Ranges.

This city is a big metropolitan centre to offer much to those who travel here, there is a City Centre full of shops, markets such as Adelaide Central Market, restaurants and ongoing festivals. Not far away in your Budget car hire are a lovely assortment of beaches, including Henley Beach and West Beach.

Also easily accessible with your Budget rental car are the natural attractions of Cleland Wildlife Park and Belair National Park.