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FAT Rental Car Return

When it’s time to take your flight home, head to Fresno airport rental car return for Budget at 5175 E Clinton Way, Fresno, CA, 93727. You’ll be directed to the address if you follow overhead signs for “Rental Car Return” as you near the airport. Budget rental car return is found at the same address as rental car pickup, near the terminal.

Fresno, CA, Airport Car Rental Information

With a vast selection of comfortable rental cars at great everyday low prices, it’s no wonder Budget Car Rental is the preferred choice for travelers looking for unbeatable deals in Fresno. Peruse our fleet of quality airport car rentals, from compacts to full-size to SUVs, and pick the right ride to suit your trip. What’s more, Budget’s FAT car rental counter is located on Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT) grounds, so whichever of our Fresno airport car rentals you choose, you’ll be cruising in no time.

Smack dab in the middle of the state of California, Fresno is the biggest city in the Central Valley and is only an hour from Yosemite, Sierra, Kings Canyon and Sequoia. Getting wherever you want to go on your California holiday is easy when you’ve got one of Budget’s Fresno Yosemite International Airport rental cars to take you there.

Be sure to include a visit to Woodward Park on your Fresno itinerary. Three hundred acres of ponds, lakes and grassy knolls make this a fabulous spot for a family excursion. And don’t forget to wander through Peeve’s Public House & Local Market, a great place to listen to live music and sample the best food and drink in the Central Valley.

Fastbreak Membership: Sign up for Fastbreak Membership to speed up your experience with Fresno airport car rental. You’ll be able to skip lines and get exclusive deals.

Cheap Prices: Budget is proud to offer a variety of discounts and deals. If you find a better Budget car rental price on another website, we’ll honor the price and give you an additional discount.

FAT Rental Cars

Wondering which type of vehicle to choose as your FAT car rental? Fresno is a diverse area, so think about your plans and then choose a vehicle accordingly. Rent a car like a family-friendly minivan to see the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, or explore other options when you download the Budget app. Check out some of our popular vehicle options below.

Small to Full-Size Cars

A car may be just what you need for the California traffic and parking. Get great gas mileage and enjoy driving around the city.


A powerful and roomy SUV rental is the perfect choice for those heading out to Yosemite or Sequoia National Parks.

Long-Term Car Rentals

Choose monthly car rental if you’re planning to stay in Fresno for more than a few weeks.


Request a 12- or 15-passenger van or minivan to check out Fresno’s Forestiere Underground Gardens as a group.

Luxury Cars

You’ll love cruising through the beautiful Fig Garden neighborhood in your luxury vehicle.


Reserve a convertible to enjoy the picturesque wildflowers and blooming fruit trees of the Fresno County Blossom Trail.

Escape the Fresno Airport With a Budget Car Rental

Visitors often overlook Fresno in favor of the bigger California cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles, but this central city stands on its own merits. With year-round farmers markets, low traffic, and incredible access to national parks, Fresno makes you want to get out and explore the area. If you’re stuck at FAT for a layover or flight delay, hop in a Budget rental to head to these nearby restaurants and hotels.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Angkor Restaurant

  • Skyline Cafe Bar & Grill

  • Lety’s Restaurant

Hotels Within 5 Miles or Less

  • Wyndham Garden Fresno Yosemite Airport

  • Piccadilly Inn Airport

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Clovis-Airport North

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