Rent a Car at Dayton Intl Airport (DAY)

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Dayton Intl Airport (DAY)


3600 Terminal Dr,
Vandalia, OH, Ohio, 45377, United States


(1) 937-454-5615

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Hours of Operation:

Sun - Sat 7:00 AM - 11:30 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 the Dayton Airport?

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: AIRLINE PASSENGERS: Counters are located across from baggage claim. I-70 to Airport Access Rd. Follow signs towards terminal and car rental returns. All rentals are completed at rental counter inside terminal across from baggage claim.
CARS: Car lot located outside terminal area.
RETURNS: Same as pick-up.
AFTER-HOURS RETURNS: Allowed. Drop box is available for keys & contracts; instructions are clearly marked on the outside of the building.
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.

DAY Rental Car Return

Your Dayton airport car rental can be returned to the same lot as the Budget Car Rental pickup, which is found at 3600 Terminal Dr, Vandalia, OH, 45377. Simply head to the Dayton International Airport, rental cars are found in the parking lot outside the terminal. Don’t forget to double-check your rented car for any forgotten items before checking out.

Dayton International Airport Car Rental Information

The Wright brothers grew up in and built their first airplane in Dayton, so flying into Dayton airport brings you close to flight history itself. At Dayton International Airport, Budget Car Rental has a convenient rental counter within the terminal. You will be quite pleased with our fleet of cars. Choose the perfect vehicle to meet your transportation needs. Budget renters can enjoy numerous benefits, including the following:

Fastbreak Membership: To grab your rental car more quickly, avoid the lines with a Fastbreak Membership. Simply flash your valid driver’s license, grab your keys, and be on your way with your car rental from Dayton, Ohio, airport.

Cheap Prices: With a DAY airport car rental, you can cash in on our Best Rate Guarantee, along with many other discounts and coupons we regularly offer.

DAY Rental Cars

We have a wide variety of vehicles available, so the best car for you will depend on the reason for your visit to delightful Dayton. Enjoy the many aeronautics museums and institutions in a nice economy car or cruise the streets of Dayton in a muscle car. Traveling with a group? Reserve a minivan or a large passenger van. Check out some of our popular vehicle types below, then rent a car in the form above.


Enjoy outdoor adventures in Dayton by renting an SUV. Whatever your nature-loving heart desires can be accommodated by a 5-, 7-, or 8-seat SUV.

Long-Term Car Rentals

Book an extended stay and reserve a long-term car rental. Monthly car rental is ideal for long-term business trips or family visits.


Minivan or passenger van rentals are wonderful ways to transport you and your fellow aviation enthusiasts from museum to museum.

Small to Full-Size Cars

Travel in comfort while saving on gas with a sedan or hybrid car rental. Perfect for traveling solo!

Luxury Cars

Enhance a second honeymoon or special event by reserving one of our luxury cars like a premium sedan or a jazzy sports car.


A convertible will increase your fun exponentially as you cruise in style and comfort.

Escape Dayton Airport with a Budget Car Rental

When long layovers or flight delays get you down, skip the frown and maximize your time in Dayton with a Budget rental car. If you are in the area for a short business trip, a Dayton airport car rental can give you the freedom to unwind after hours. Rent a car and be on your way to these nearby restaurants and hotels!

Nearby Restaurants

  • Oscar’s Bar & Grill

  • The Hairless Hare Brewery

  • Christy's Family Pizzeria

Hotels Within 8 Miles or Less

  • Days Inn by Wyndham Dayton Huber Heights Northeast

  • Comfort Inn & Suites

  • Courtyard by Marriott Dayton North

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