Rent a Car at Downtown Cincinnati (CV8)

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Downtown Cincinnati (CV8)


212 W Fourth St,
Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, 45202, United States


(1) 513-241-0220

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Hours of Operation:

Sun 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM; Sat 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Holiday Hours:

EASTER   March  31  closed
MEMORIAL DAY   May  27  closed
INDEPENDENCE DY   July  4  closed
LABOR DAY   September  2  closed
THANKSGIVING   November  28  closed
BLACK FRIDAY   November  29  08:00AM - 12:00PM
CHRISTMAS EVE   December  24  08:00AM - 12:00PM
CHRISTMAS   December  25  closed
NEW YEARS EVE   December  31  08:00AM - 12:00PM

NEW YEARS DAY   January  1  closed

Free pickup service available


Location Information
Fastbreak Service
Proceed to Budget rental counter. Show your drivers license and identify yourself as a Fastbreak member. The Budget rental agent will provide you with your preprinted contract and keys.
General Directions
COUNTER: The Budget office is near the corner of W 4th St and Home St.
If on I-71 S then take exit 192 then merge onto W 5th St. Take US-127 N/US-42 N/Clay Wade Bailey Bridge and Second St W to W 4th St in Cincinnati. Use the 2nd from the left lane to turn left onto W 4th St.
If on If on I-75S then take I-75S to W 5th St in Covington. Take exit 192 from I-75 S. Merge onto W 5th St. Take US-127 N/US-72 N/Clay Wade Bailey Bridge and Second St W to W 4th St in Cincinnati, Use the 2nd from the left lane to turn left onto W 4th St.
CARS: On-site.
RETURNS: Same as pickup.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Not available. Vehicles left outside will be towed.

If you want to explore the heart of Cincinnati on your own terms, rent a car in Cincinnati. Visit Budget in downtown Cincinnati to begin exploring.

You’ll find that our location on Fourth Street is close to a number of notable attractions, including several of Cincinnati’s most popular museums, such as the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. With your cheap car rental in Cincinnati, you’ll be able to visit some of the best restaurants in the whole city like Sotto and Court Street Lobster Bar.

If your travel itinerary is taking you elsewhere, not to worry. You can easily access both Interstate 75 and 71 from Budget Car Rental in downtown Cincinnati and travel to the edges of the Queen City in your rental.

Planning on boarding a flight after your visit? You can drop off your car rental in Cincinnati at our Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport location so you’ll have one less thing to worry about on your visit. Simply select the airport location as your drop-off location when you book your reservation.

Need a different Budget location when you drop off your rental? Feel free to browse through all of our Cincinnati locations to find the one that fits your travel needs.

Neighborhood Landmarks

  • Located near I-75 and I-71

  • One block away from the Duke Energy Convention Center

Economy Cars


With their small size and fantastic fuel efficiency, our economy rental cars in Cincinnati are perfect for helping you navigate downtown.

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Midsize SUVs


Your midsize SUV rental grants you plenty of passenger room and cargo space for any kind of adventure in the Queen City.

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7-Passenger SUV

Traveling in a large group? Your 7-passenger SUV rental provides comfort for all as you visit key Cincinnati locations like Eden Park.

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See Prices & Available Cars

Looking for a specific type of vehicle, such as a Cincinnati luxury car rental? You can view all of our available rental vehicles, including premium car rentals in Cincinnati, by filling out our reservation form at the top of the page.

Just select which date and time you’d like to pick up your Cincinnati car rental. You’ll then be able to browse through all available rental cars at Budget Car Rental in Downtown Cincinnati on Fourth Street. You’ll also see the current rates on the available rental cars.

Don’t wait until the last moment. Make your reservation today and secure the perfect vehicle for your trip in Cincinnati!

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