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Punta Gorda Regional Airport (PGD)
SPECIAL HOURS July 7 10:00AM - 10:00PM
SPECIAL HOURS July 14 12:30PM - 08:30PM
SPECIAL HOURS July 21 12:30PM - 08:30PM
SPECIAL HOURS July 28 12:30PM - 08:30PM
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: Parked outside the terminal.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Allowed. Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the key drop box. The key drop box is located just outside the front door of the rental center. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.
Punta Gorda Airport Car Rental
Take a deep breath, relax, and leave the stress behind with a Punta Gorda Airport car rental. Our city is nestled next to Charlotte Harbor Preserve, a perfect scene for afternoon cruises and sunny days. Don’t forget Stump Pass Beach! This park is perfect for swimming and beachcombing—don’t be surprised if you find washed-up shark teeth!—and less than an hour from the airport.
Fastbreak Membership: Our Fastbreak Membership helps you cut down wasted time by allowing you to skip the general line. Even better, it’s a free membership where you can also earn Budget Bucks.
Cheap Prices: Our amazing prices allow you to travel in style and save money for the fun stuff. When you’re looking to make a reservation, don’t forget about our Best Rate Guarantee. If you find the same Budget rental on another website, we’ll match and beat any lower price.
What is the best type of car to rent near the Punta Gorda, FL airport?
You are probably in Florida for one of two things: the beach or business. For those avoiding winter or just enjoying a holiday, an SUV rental may be your best option for traveling along sandy roads. Sedans and luxury vehicles are popular among those traveling for work. But these aren’t the only vehicles Budget offers—check out more below.
It’s easier to camp and fish at Myakka State Forest with an SUV rental. Choose a 5-, 7-, or 8-passenger SUV to fit both equipment and friends.
Gather with friends or family in a minivan rental. Take off around the harbor, or make your way to Bayshore Live Oak Park.
Need room for more? No one is the odd one out when you reserve a 12- or 15-passenger van rental.