BUDGET Car Rental at San José Airport

Ranked #5 From 17 Compare Car Rental Companies at San José Airport
BUDGET Car Rental at San José Airport
BUDGET Car Rental at San José Airport

Rated 7.4 out of 10

66 / 100
Avg. Wait
15 mins
Quality of Vehicle
85 / 100
Desk Service
70 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
65 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
83 / 100

In Terminal

* Calculated from 6 recent reviews from 78 total reviews.


BUDGET Car Rental Services at San José Airport

Upon arriving at Juan Santamaría Airport SJO, travelers have a wide selection of car rental companies at Juan Santamaría Airport available at their disposal. Before leaving the baggage claim area make sure to collect your luggage.

Useful information when renting a vehicle at Juan Santamaría Airport from Budget

If you wish to add an additional driver after your rental period has started you must return to the rental location where the driver has to provide the required documentation. In Costa Rica you should drive on the right hand side of the road.

Budget Rental Vehicle Options

You can rent vehicles from the following manufacturers:
  • Daihatsu
  • Toyota
Budget provides a selection of 5 different vehicles to rent at Juan Santamaría Airport from 2 manufacturers including:
  • Daihatsu Bego
  • Toyota Corolla
  • Toyota Fortuner
  • Toyota Prado
  • Toyota Rav4
It is possible to rent Petrol and Diesel vehicles. The following fuel policy options are available:
  • Fuel: Pick up and return quarter full
5 automatic car models and 3 manual/stick-shift transmission car models are available. 8 vehicles offered have air conditioning.

Types of Vehicle Available to Rent from Budget at Juan Santamaría Airport

You can rent vehicles from groups including: SUV and Compact. Rental vehicles are available with 4 and 5 passenger capacities. Vehicles with 3 and 5 doors are available to rent. Traveling with a lot of luggage? Budget has vehicles with luggage carrying capacity from 2, 3 and 4 pieces of luggage.

Additional Options Available at Juan Santamaría Airport from Budget.

You can also rent the following additional extras when renting a vehicle from Budget:
  • Booster seat
  • Child toddler seat
  • GPS
  • Infant child seat
  • Mobile phone
  • WiFi Access

Payment Types Accepted by Budget at Juan Santamaría Airport

You can pay for your rental with the following types of cards:
  • Visa
  • MasterCard

Returning your Budget vehicle at Juan Santamaría Airport

Please consult with Budget at Juan Santamaría Airport for instructions in regards to the drop off of your rented vehicle. Remember to collect your belongings from the vehicle before returning the key.

How to Contact Budget at Juan Santamaría Airport

For more information please contact Budget at San Jose - Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport on 506-2-436-2010.

Budget Locations Nearby

Budget also has 9 offices nearby, including:
  • Hotel Mango (1.7KM)
  • Alajuela - Rio Segundo (2.6KM)
  • Escazu - Plaza Tempo (9.2KM)
  • San Jose - Paseo Colon (14.4KM)
  • Costa Rica - Jaco Beach (61.6KM)

Where is the BUDGET Rental Desk at San José Airport?

Rental must begin within 60 days of renter’s arrival to the country (after 90 days a license from another country is not considered legal). Counter is located in the terminal, right after customs. After the contract is ready the customer should walk out of only exit to get shuttle.

Map of BUDGET rental desk at San José Airport

What are BUDGET Opening Hours at San José Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 06:00 23:00
Tuesday 06:00 23:00
Wednesday 06:00 23:00
Thursday 06:00 23:00
Friday 06:00 23:00
Saturday 06:00 23:00
Sunday 06:00 23:00

The BUDGET Rental Desk at San José Airport is located at:

Budget Abg Franchise

Juan Santa Maria Intl Apo, San Jose, 255-1007

Tel: 506-2-436-2010

Rental Desk Location: In Terminal

Both the vehicle and hire desk/counter are located inside the terminal.

What diesel car rentals does Budget offer at San José Airport?

Nearby BUDGET Car Rental Pick-up and Drop-Off Locations

Budget at Hotel Mango

300 West Of Apo Holiday Inn, Cacique, 255-1007

1.68 KM


Budget at Alajuela - Rio Segundo

Hotel Marriott- San Antonio De, Belen, Intel St, San Antonio, 11111
+ 2 other companies...

2.61 KM


Budget at Escazu - Plaza Tempo

Av Escazu Near Torre Lexus, Edificio 101ae Level 1, Escazu, 255-1007
+ 3 other companies...

9.22 KM


Budget at San Jose - Paseo Colon

Paseo Colon Calle 30 , San Jose
+ 5 other companies...

14.35 KM


Budget at Costa Rica - Jaco Beach

Jaco Beach, In Front Of Best Western, Jaco
+ 3 other companies...

61.55 KM


Budget at Costa Rica - Quepos

Downtown Quepos, Next To Pali Surpermarket, Quepos, Puntarenas, 60601
+ 3 other companies...

62.17 KM


Budget at Quepos - La Managua - Airport

Quepos Airport, Manuel Antonio, Quepos, 1081-1007, Puntarenas

62.29 KM


Budget at La Fortuna - Downtown

La Fortuna, San Carlos,, On Main Street Behind Church, La Fortuna, 11111
+ 4 other companies...

71.36 KM


Budget at Costa Rica - Tambor

Tambor Beach, Tambor

95.17 KM


What is the fuel policy when renting a car from BUDGET at San José Airport?

Code Description
QUARTERQUARTER Fuel: Pick up and return quarter full.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

Car Brands Available to Rent from Budget at San José Airport

Budget has 5 different types of vehicles from 15 manufacturers available to hire at San José Airport.