Rent a Car at Fairbanks Intl Airport (FAI)

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Fairbanks Intl Airport (FAI)


6450 Airport Way - Ste 6,
Fairbanks, AK, Alaska, 99709, United States


(1) 907-474-0855

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Hours of Operation:

Sun - Sat 6:30 AM - 1:45 AM

Free pickup service available

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

Location Information

Where is Budget at FAI?

General Directions
COUNTER: Located in terminal near the baggage claim area on the lower level.
CARS: Walk to west end of terminal, & exit through the last set of doors. Stay on the sidewalk & vehicles are located on the left.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Allowed. Drop keys and contract in slot in the front of the counter.
RESTRICTED HIGHWAYS & ROADS: Budget vehicles are restricted from traveling on the following highways & dangerous dirt/gravel roads. Dempster, Denali, Dalton, Elliot, Stesse, Taylor, McCarthy & gravel/dirt roads not regularly maintained by the State of Alaska.
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.

Fairbanks Airport Rental Car Return

When it’s time to catch your flight home, head back to Fairbanks airport rental car return at 6450 Airport Way, Ste 6, Fairbanks, AK, 99709. You’ll find that Budget rental car return and pickup are located at the same address, on the west end outside the terminal. Overhead road signs will direct you to the rental car return location as you approach the airport.

Fairbanks, AK, Car Rental Information

If you’re seeking adventure and natural beauty, there’s no better place to find it than in Fairbanks, Alaska. Our city may be a long journey from the continental US, but the trip will be well worth it. The untouched wilderness is home to extraordinary sights and experiences, and you’ll be able to see it all when you choose Budget for car rental at Fairbanks airport. Download the Budget app or use the form above to make your reservation today.

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An SUV is the perfect FAI car rental if you’re planning an outdoor adventure to Ballaine Lake or one of Alaska’s many outdoor destinations.


Minivan rental is the best when transporting kids to the Fairbanks Ice Museum or Riverboat Discovery. For larger groups reserve a 12- or 15-passenger van.

Small to Full-Size Cars

Perfect for business trips and traveling around town, a sedan will save you money on gas.

FAI Rental Cars

Wondering which type of car is best for your trip to Fairbanks? It’s easy to decide once you take into account your plans during your stay. If you’ll be out exploring the Alaska wilderness, choose a pickup truck or SUV to get you there. A minivan may be better suited for those traveling with small children. Explore the available options by submitting the reservation form at the top of this page.

Long-Term Car Rental

Staying in Fairbanks for a while? Choose monthly car rental at Fairbanks, Alaska, airport.

Luxury Cars

A luxury sedan or SUV will make your time exploring downtown Fairbanks all the more enjoyable.

Pickup Trucks

Whether you are here during the summer and want to use a pickup truck to see the sights or need a sturdy car in the winter, try a truck!

Escape Fairbanks Airport with a Budget Car Rental

Are you in Fairbanks for a quick business trip? Or maybe you’ve had the misfortune of a flight delay or long layover? If so, turn your luck around and head out to see what Fairbanks has to offer. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience viewing the aurora light display, see the wilderness by dog sled, or check out these highly-rated restaurants and hotels near Fairbanks airport.

Nearby Restaurants

  • The Pump House Restaurant Fairbanks

  • Chowder House

  • Simply Thai

Hotels Within 7 Miles or Less

  • SpringHill Suites by Marriott Fairbanks

  • Pike’s Waterfront Lodge

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Fairbanks Airport

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