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Meadows Field Airport (BFL)
If flying in, the rental counter is within the terminal with a short walk to the car lot.
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.
CARS: Located south of the terminal, within walking distance.
RETURNS: Follow signs to Car Rental Return.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Drop box is located on Budget counter, inside terminal. The terminal closes between 2AM and 4 AM. If customer wishes to return during this time period, they must find a security guard to open the door to the terminal.
When you arrive, go to the Budget counter in the baggage claim area. The manager or key person will have your contract ready and personally escort you to your vehicle.
Valet Return: If offered, you will be told about our service as you are escorted to your car.
Meadows Field, Bakersfield Airport Car Rental
Bask in the warm and sunny weather with a car rental in Bakersfield, CA. You can quickly get from the Meadows Field Airport over to shopping at Valley Plaza Mall or wildlife viewing at the California Living Museum. With Los Angeles not too far away, a car rental in Bakersfield opens up an array of possibilities—and you can grab one without even leaving the airport.
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What is the best type of car to rent in Bakersfield?
If you’re curious about which car to rent in Bakersfield, there are a variety of options. Book a sedan to save gas on commutes around the city or a minivan rental for family road trips. Budget is here to help you find a vehicle tailored to your travel plans. Look through some of the options at Meadows Field Airport.
Camping, beach trips, and climbing through the Sierra Mountains can all be easily accomplished in an SUV rental from Meadows Field Airport.
Load the family into a minivan rental to enjoy the California Living Museum. A minivan can be a great option for traveling with coworkers, too.