Car Rental at Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO)

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Durango-La Plata County Apo (DRO)


1000 Airport Road,
Durango, CO, Colorado, 81303, United States


(1) 970-375-7831

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Hours of Operation:

Sun - Sat 9:30 AM - 10:00 PM

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 Durango-La Plata 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: AIRLINE PASSENGERS: Proceed to the Budget counter in the baggage claim area.
WALK-UP RENTERS: Follow airport signs for "Arrivals" or "Baggage Claim". They will lead to the baggage claim area entrance. Proceed inside to locate the Budget counter.
CARS: Rental cars are located on the East side of the terminal within a short walking distance.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Key Drop Box Available. Charges May Apply.
The key drop box is located at the Budget counter inside the terminal. The airport terminal is locked from 11:00 PM - 4:00 AM for security reasons, so after-hours returns are only possible after 4:00 AM.

How it Works:
Customer can fill out contract and drop keys inside the drop box located at the location.
Lock the vehicle and place the keys and contract in the key drop box. The box is labeled Budget After Hours Returns.
Don't forget to remove all your belongings from the vehicle prior to returning the keys.

A vehicle that is returned after hours will not be checked in until the next business day. If returning after hours when a location is closed, the customer is responsible for the vehicle until the satisfactory check in of the rental vehicle the next business day.
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.

Durango Airport Rental Car Return

When it’s time to return your Budget car rental in Durango, Colorado, head to the airport car rental counter. Follow signs to the rental car area, and we’ll be ready to get you on your way so you can make your flight. Did you start your rental here? Just retrace your route to where you picked up the car.


Durango Airport Car Rental Information

With so much to do in the area, a Durango airport car rental is the way to go. You can get into your car quickly and explore the amazing natural scenery and outdoor activities. Choose the car rental in Durango, Colorado, that suits your plans. You can also benefit from:

Fastbreak Membership: Get into your car rental at Durango, CO, airport even faster with a Fastbreak Membership. You get quick service and fantastic deals.

Cheap Prices: When you travel, you want to save money on transportation to use on other parts of your trip. That’s why Budget makes so much sense for car rental in Durango, Colorado. We’ll match and even beat any price you find, thanks to our Best Rate Guarantee

What is the Cheapest Car Rental at DRO?

With Budget, getting the best rates on cheap rental cars at Durango Airport is easy. Just fill in your rental car pickup and dropoff dates and choose the type of vehicle you want. Then check out the great available rates.

Economy Car Rental

If you have a lot of ground to cover on your trip to Durango, an economy car rental will help you save on gas as you explore the scenery.


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Full-Size Car Rental

A full-size car rental offers all the room you need for your whole group and your gear. If you’re hiking the trails or hitting the slopes, get there with Budget.


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Midsize SUV Rental

An SUV is an excellent option for seeing natural wonders like the San Juan National Forest. Get the room you need for every adventure around Durango.


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