Rent a Car at Fresno Yosemite Intl Airport (FAT)

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Fresno Yosemite Intl Airport (FAT)

Address: 5175 E Clinton Way, Fresno, CA, California, 93727, United States
Phone: (1) 559-455-5701
Location Type: Corporate
Hours of Operation: Sun 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Mon - Fri 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM; Sat 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Holiday Hours:
THANKSGIVING DY   November  26  07:00AM - 08:00PM
BLACK FRIDAY   November  27  07:00AM - 09:00PM
CHRISTMAS EVE   December  24  06:00AM - 09:00PM
CHRISTMAS DAY   December  25  07:00AM - 09:00PM
NEW YEARS EVE   December  31  06:00AM - 09:00PM

NEW YEARS DAY   January  1  07:00AM - 09:00PM

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


Location Information

Where is Budget at the Fresno Yosemite Airport?

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: Located near the baggage claim area in the airport terminal. On Clinton Way between McKinley & Gateway.
CARS: Exit through the west end doors in baggage claim, parking lot is near the terminal.
RETURNS: Follow the car rental signs to the same parking lot as car pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Allowed. Park & lock the car in return row. Complete the contract with the gas level & mileage and include your email address so we can send a receipt. Place the completed contract & the keys in the key drop box located on the rental counter inside baggage claim.
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.

FAT Rental Car Return

When it’s time to take your flight home, head to Fresno airport rental car return for Budget at 5175 E Clinton Way, Fresno, CA, 93727. You’ll be directed to the address if you follow overhead signs for “Rental Car Return” as you near the airport. Budget rental car return is found at the same address as rental car pickup, near the terminal.

Fresno, CA, Airport Car Rental Information

With a vast selection of comfortable rental cars at great everyday low prices, it’s no wonder Budget Car Rental is the preferred choice for travelers looking for unbeatable deals in Fresno. Peruse our fleet of quality airport car rentals, from compacts to full-size to SUVs, and pick the right ride to suit your trip. What’s more, Budget’s FAT car rental counter is located on Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) grounds, so whichever of our Fresno airport car rentals you choose, you’ll be cruising in no time.

Smack dab in the middle of the state of California, Fresno is the biggest city in the Central Valley and is only an hour from Yosemite, Sierra, Kings Canyon and Sequoia. Getting wherever you want to go on your California holiday is easy when you’ve got one of Budget’s Fresno Yosemite International Airport rental cars to take you there.

Be sure to include a visit to Woodward Park on your Fresno itinerary. Three hundred acres of ponds, lakes and grassy knolls make this a fabulous spot for a family excursion. And don’t forget to wander through Peeve’s Public House & Local Market, a great place to listen to live music and sample the best food and drink in the Central Valley.

Fastbreak Membership: Sign up for Fastbreak Membership to speed up your experience with Fresno airport car rental. You’ll be able to skip lines and get exclusive deals.

Cheap Prices: Budget is proud to offer a variety of discounts and deals. If you find a better Budget car rental price on another website, we’ll honor the price and give you an additional discount.

FAT Rental Cars

Wondering which type of vehicle to choose as your FAT car rental? Fresno is a diverse area, so think about your plans and then choose a vehicle accordingly. Rent a car like a family-friendly minivan to see the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, or explore other options when you download the Budget app. Check out some of our popular vehicle options below.

Small to Full-Size Cars

A car may be just what you need for the California traffic and parking. Get great gas mileage and enjoy driving around the city.


A powerful and roomy SUV rental is the perfect choice for those heading out to Yosemite or Sequoia National Parks.

Long-Term Car Rentals

Choose monthly car rental if you’re planning to stay in Fresno for more than a few weeks.


Request a 12- or 15-passenger van or minivan to check out Fresno’s Forestiere Underground Gardens as a group.

Luxury Cars

You’ll love cruising through the beautiful Fig Garden neighborhood in your luxury vehicle.


Reserve a convertible to enjoy the picturesque wildflowers and blooming fruit trees of the Fresno County Blossom Trail.

Escape the Fresno Airport With a Budget Car Rental

Visitors often overlook Fresno in favor of the bigger California cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles, but this central city stands on its own merits. With year-round farmers markets, low traffic, and incredible access to national parks, Fresno makes you want to get out and explore the area. If you’re stuck at FAT for a layover or flight delay, hop in a Budget rental to head to these nearby restaurants and hotels.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Angkor Restaurant

  • Skyline Cafe Bar & Grill

  • Lety’s Restaurant

Hotels Within 5 Miles or Less

  • Wyndham Garden Fresno Yosemite Airport

  • Piccadilly Inn Airport

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Clovis-Airport North

Terms and Conditions

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Other Nearby Locations

  • 4.44 miles away

    Address: 2110 Ventura St

    Phone: (1) 559-266-3100

    Location Type: Corporate

    Hours of Operation: Sun 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM