Louisville Muhammad Ali Intl. Airport Car Rental (SDF)

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Louisville Muhammad Ali Intl (SDF)


600 Terminal Drive,
Louisville, KY, Kentucky, 40209, United States


(1) 502-366-3360

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Hours of Operation:

Sun - Thu 8:00 AM - 1:00 AM; Fri 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM; Sat 9:00 AM - 9:00 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 SDF?

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: Go down escalator and Budget Counter is straight ahead, to the right. If arriving by car, enter the center doors on the 1st floor and turn left. Budget is the first counter on the left.
CARS: Cars are located on the west end of the lower level of the parking garage.
RETURNS: Same as pickup.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Park the car & leave the keys in the unlocked car. Place the completed contract in the outside drop box located in the parking lot next to the service booth. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.
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.
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.

Louisville International Airport Rental Car Return

Budget rental car return at the SDF airport is located at 600 Terminal Drive, Louisville, KY 40209, the same location where you can pick up a Louisville International Airport car rental. Just follow the signs to “Rental Car Return,” park, and make sure all of your belongings are out of the vehicle before checking out at the desk.

Louisville Airport Car Rental

When you fly to Louisville, Budget is here to help you with all of your SDF car rental needs. Our counter is conveniently located at the airport and offers and discounts are available online. With perks, a variety of car rentals, and great customer service for your SDF airport car rental, Budget makes sure you will be loving Louisville in no time.

Fastbreak Membership: For a quicker trip from arrival gate to open road, sign up for Fastbreak Membership. Reserve ahead, show your valid driver’s license, grab the keys, and you’re off. 

Cheap PricesCash in on our Best Rate Guarantee by booking your car rental online. If you find a better rate somewhere else for a Budget car rental, we’ll match it.

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See all the car rentals at the Louisville, KY, airport by filling out the reservation form at the top of the page. You’ll find everything from small cars to large SUVs.

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