Rent a Car at New Bedford Airport (EWB)

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New Bedford Airport (EWB)

Address: 1569 Airport Road, New Bedford, MA, Massachusetts, 02746, United States
Phone: (1) 508-992-2784
Location Type: Corporate
Hours of Operation: Sun 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM; Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Holiday Hours:
LABOR DAY   September  7  closed
THANKSGIVING DY   November  26  closed
CHRISTMAS EVE   December  24  08:00AM - 03:00PM
CHRISTMAS DAY   December  25  closed
NEW YEARS EVE   December  31  08:00AM - 03:00PM

NEW YEARS DAY   January  1  closed

Free pickup service available

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


Location Information
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 in the baggage claim area.
CARS: Located in front of the terminal.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Available. Park car in the Budget Return Area. Place keys and contract in the drop box located at the rental counter inside the main terminal. The main terminal is open from 6am to 8pm MO-FR & 8am to 6pm SA-SU. During all other hours the terminal is locked; no entry is permitted. Customers MUST check directly with the counter about possible returns when the main terminal is closed (please do not advise customer to lock keys in the car).
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.

New Bedford Airport Car Rental Information

Known as “The Whaling City,” New Bedford is a historic fishing town with a bright future. You’ll love exploring the area, and a Budget car rental is the best way to get around. Choose New Bedford Airport car rental for quick and convenient transportation that will allow you to save time on your trip. You’ll be able to head off in your rental car soon after your flight arrives. Enjoy a smooth rental process with the Budget mobile app and other perks, including:

Fastbreak Membership: Make your rental car experience quick and easy by becoming a Fastbreak Member with Budget. You’ll get to skip the lines to have your keys in hand within minutes.

Cheap Prices: Budget is proud to offer great deals and discounts on our vehicles. If you ever see a Budget car rental priced for lower than what we offer, on another travel site, we’ll honor the lowest price with our Best Rate Guarantee and give an additional discount.

EWB Rental Car Return

You’ll find New Bedford Airport car rental return at 1569 Airport Road, New Bedford, MA, 02746, the same location where you picked up your rental car at the beginning of your trip. As you approach the airport for your departing flight simply follow the car rental signs, park your car in the Budget lot, return your contract and keys, and be on your way.

What is the best type of car to rent in New Bedford?

The best car rental for your time in New Bedford depends on what you have planned during your stay. Reserve a luxury vehicle to tour the town and check out sights like New Bedford Whaling Museum and similar attractions, or choose a minivan to take your family to Buttonwood Park Zoo.

SUV Rental

Spend a weekend camping at West Island State Reservation when you rent an SUV from Budget.

Long-Term Car Rental

Monthly car rental is a convenient option for those sticking around New Bedford for more than a few weeks.

Van Rental

Choose a minivan rental so your family has plenty of space to spread out when you head to locations like Fort Taber Park.

Traveling with a crowd? Reserve a 12- or 15-passenger van from Budget to get around downtown New Bedford.

Luxury Car Rental

A luxury car rental like a muscle car or sports car will enhance your trip wherever you go.

Convertible Rental

You’ll love seeing the iconic Palmer’s Island Lighthouse from the seat of your Ford Mustang convertible rental.

Escape New Bedford Airport with a Budget Car Rental

Stuck with a flight delay or long layover at New Bedford Airport? Though it may be inconvenient, there are certainly worse cities to have a delay. New Bedford’s harbor is a great place to grab a bite to eat or explore for a few hours after a quick business trip. Rent a car from Budget, then check out these hotels and restaurants near the airport.

Nearby Restaurants

  • The Boat Restaurant Seafood & More

  • Strikers Sports Bar and Grill

  • Top Shelf Bar & Grill

  • Not Your Average Joe’s


Hotels Within 5 Miles or Less

  • Residence Inn by Marriott

  • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

  • Seaport Inn and Marina

  • Hampton Inn New Bedford 

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