Car Rental at Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH)

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Ithaca Tompkins Regional Apo (ITH)

Address: 1 Culligan Drive, Ithaca, NY, New York, 14850, United States
Phone: (1) 607-257-0441
Location Type: Corporate
Hours of Operation: Sun 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Mon - Fri 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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 inside Baggage Claim area.
CARS: Located adjacent to Baggage Claim.
RETURNS: Same as pickup.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Allowed. Park vehicle in the Budget Rental Car Return area. Place keys & completed contract in the drop box located at the counter.
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.

Ithaca Airport Car Rental Information

Are you planning a trip to Ithaca, New York? If so, rent a car from Budget right at Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH). By doing so, you’ll be able to save time and money on your travels. Ithaca Airport car rental from Budget is affordable and convenient, so you can be on your way to Cornell University, Buttermilk Falls State Park, or anywhere else nearby with ease.

Picking up your ITH car rental is a piece of cake—Budget’s Ithaca airport car rentals are available right on the premises. Rent a truck or 4x4 and explore the nature and wildlife in and around Cayuga Lake, like the Hemlock Gorge and Ithaca Falls. Choose your favorite car rental and download the Budget app for a smooth transition from plane to car.

Fastbreak Membership: Be on your way even quicker when you become a Fastbreak member, which allows you to skip rental counter lines and pick up your car rental keys with just the flash of your driver’s license.

Cheap Prices: Budget always has a variety of coupons and discounts to make your car rental at Ithaca Airport affordable. Plus we offer our Best Rate Guarantee, meaning we’ll match any lower Budget rate found on another website and give you an additional discount.

Ithaca Airport Rental Car Return

You’ll find it easy to locate Ithaca Airport car rental return at 1 Culligan Drive, Ithaca, NY, 14850. Rental cars are conveniently parked adjacent to the baggage claim. When it’s time to catch your flight home, you can return your car rental to the same location where you picked it up.

What is the best type of car to rent in Ithaca?

Be sure to choose a car rental at Ithaca Airport that reflects the itinerary you have planned while in town. For example, if you’re headed to Collegetown spots like Gola Osteria or Cornell Botanical Gardens, a luxury car rental would be a fun way to get around. An SUV rental may be best if you’re planning to camp at Robert H. Treman State Park. Choose your ideal car rental from our many options below.

SUV Rental

Tackle Allan H. Treman State Marine Park in comfort when you choose a mid-size, standard, or full-size SUV from Budget.

Long-Term Car Rental

Monthly car rental makes it easier and more affordable to stick around Ithaca for more than a few weeks.

Van Rental

If you need more space for a young family or group of adults, choose minivan rental from Budget. Or, if you’re traveling with an extra large party choose a 12- or 15-passenger van to simplify transportation.

Luxury Car Rental

Make your dreams come true and choose a muscle car or other luxury rental to get you from Bailey Hall to Fuertes Observatory in style.

Convertible Rental

The Ithaca River is a gorgeous sight - why not see it from the seat of a Ford Mustang convertible or similar model?

Escape ITH With a Budget Car Rental

If you’re only in Ithaca for a short layover or find yourself with a delayed flight, there are plenty of activities to fill your downtime. Have a quick business trip? Instead of waiting around at the airport, take advantage of the opportunity to check out Ithaca’s excellent nearby restaurants or find hotel accommodations within a few miles of the airport.

Nearby Restaurants

  • The Bistro

  • Ciao

  • Dapper’s Restaurant and Lodge

Hotels Within 3 Miles or Less

  • Courtyard by Marriott Ithaca Airport/University

  • Clarion Inn

  • Homewood Suites by Hilton Ithaca

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