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SJC Rental Car Return

Your San Jose airport rental car return process is easy: just bring the car back to 1659 Airport Blvd, Ste 3, San Jose, CA, 95110, and drop it off. You’ll be returning your car to the same location where you can find car rental pickup. Just follow the signs pointing you to rental car returns as you enter the airport.

Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport Car Rental Information

A San Jose airport car rental doesn’t come much easier or more affordable than a rental with Budget. Rent a car and experience the beauty and diversity of San Jose from the seat of a dependable rental car.

With an SJC car rental from Budget, you’ll have the means to explore the various attractions from the Winchester Mystery House to Mission Peak. Don’t forget to take a tour of the famous Silicon Valley, headquarters of many tech companies. Whatever you decide to do, enjoy it with the affordable rates and deals Budget can provide.

Fastbreak Membership: Skip the rental car lines at the airport with a Fastbreak Membership. Just show us your valid license and we’ll give you the key.

Cheap Prices: Shopping around for the best rate online? Use our Best Rate Guarantee and we’ll price match a lower Budget rate from other sites, plus add an additional discount.

SJC Rental Cars

San Jose is a beautiful, warm city. One of our convertible rentals would be a great fit for a romantic getaway trip. If you’re visiting for business and just need something to get around, select one of our economy car models. Use the form at the top of this page to book your reservation at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. Take a look at some of our rental options below.


Rent one of our 5-, 7-, or 8-seat SUVs if you plan on outdoor adventures, like the world famous Redwood Canopy tours at Mount Hermon.

Small to Full-Size Cars

Get out and enjoy California with a sedan. Easily navigate through the traffic with a smaller vehicle.

Long-Term Car Rentals

Our monthly car rental plans are a great option for customers planning an extended stay.


Coming to the city with your family? Minivan or passenger van rentals leave you with plenty of room for a trip to Happy Hollow Park & Zoo.

Luxury Cars

Cruise the city in style from behind the wheel of a premium sedan, luxury SUV, muscle car, or coupe sports car.


Enjoy the sunshine and warmer weather of San Jose in one of our convertibles.

Escape San Jose Airport with a Budget Car Rental

Delayed flights, long layovers, or quick business trips are all great reasons to grab a rental car. Don’t stay stuck at SJC airport. From the Tech Museum of Innovation to the downtown historic district, San Jose has many can’t-miss sights you can visit quickly. Rent a car from Budget and grab some nearby food or get some shut-eye at a hotel closeby.

Nearby Restaurants

  • Smoking Pig BBQ Company

  • Our House

  • Cafe Eden

Hotels Within 3 Miles or Less

  • Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport

  • Homewood Suites by Hilton San Jose Airport–Silicon Valley

  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Jose

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