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Fly In and Drive out of Albuquerque International Sunport

Albuquerque, the largest city in the state of New Mexico, is renowned for its quirky, humble, laid-back nature with roots in the cultures of western frontiersmen, Latino immigrants from Mexico, and local Navajo and other indigenous peoples. The art scene in the city offers experiences you won't find anywhere else, and the unique mix of cultures is one that anyone interested in the history of the American frontier should visit and enjoy. An Albuquerque airport car rental is essential for exploring Albuquerque, as the city sprawls like any Western metropolis, not to mention many of the natural parks and monuments are up to an hour's drive away. Hikers, historians and seekers of classic quirks and curios of Americana are sure to enjoy a trip to Albuquerque. The Albuquerque airport information desk will help you find out where and how to pick up your ABQ car rental, or you can book one in advance.

The Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) is the largest public airport in the state of New Mexico, serving national and international travelers to both Albuquerque and Santa Fe. You can get your Albuquerque airport car rental here to travel throughout the American Southwest, as it serves as the travel hub of the entire state. ABQ serves a wide variety of local and national airlines from all around the country, with a total of thirteen air service providers flying from over twenty locations. Business, government, charter, private or other smaller aircraft can fly into the Albuquerque area through ABQ, or they can fly in to the Double Eagle II municipal airport just seven miles northwest of the central business district of downtown Albuquerque. Located three miles southeast of the city, the Albuquerque International Sunport is home to all the major ABQ airport car rentals, so all you have to do is get off the plane, pick up your luggage and book your rental car directly on location. One of the major events in Albuquerque frequented by tourists and locals alike is the International Balloon Fiesta, a mecca for hot air balloon enthusiasts to gather and fly their crafts en masse for riders and watchers alike to enjoy. The Fiesta, accessible by ABQ car rental, takes place the first Saturday in October and lasts for over a week, and the wide variety of beautifully colored balloons rising into the wide Western sky makes the Balloon Fiesta one of the most widely-photographed events in the world. For outdoor enthusiasts, a visit to the Sandia Mountains should be at the top of the list, so named because they resemble a watermelon ("sandia" is Spanish for "watermelon") with brilliant pink and green features at sunset. Travelers can go hiking and mountain biking in the summer or skiing and snowboarding in the winter. Museum enthusiasts will enjoy a walk through Old Town Albuquerque, filled with Spanish colonial architecture and historical sites. The Old Town contains attractions varying from the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, the San Felipe de Neri church, the International Rattlesnake Museum and the Explora! Science Center and Children's Museum, and there's sure to be something fun for everybody. Scroll down to book your ABQ airport car rentals and to find more Albuquerque airport information today! makes it easy for you to book your next Albuquerque airport car rental. We work with the best Albuquerque International Sunport car rental companies in the region, bringing you the best car rental rates and a wide variety of ABQ car rental classes including economy, compact, midsize, full-size, convertible, van, luxury, full size SUV rentals. Our partner car companies offer different pick-up and drop-off options. If you are ready to book your car rental, follow the links on this page to view more information and details on your next Albuquerque International Sunport, and ABQ car hire.

Albuquerque Adventures by Car

Find the best car rental prices in Albuquerque with Expedia. With last minute travel options, and a broad selection of top rental car agency partners, and you are sure to find the best car rental rates in the country.

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Albuquerque Car Rental Locations

  • Enterprise: 9104 Montgomery Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87111, USA

  • Enterprise: 830 Main Street Southwest, Los Lunas, NM 87031, USA

  • Enterprise: 5000 San Mateo Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA

  • Hertz: 6300 San Mateo Boulevard Northeast, Far North Shopping Center, Albuquerque, NM 87109, USA

  • Hertz: 1101 Montano Blvd Ne, Albuquerque, New Mexico, and USA

It's time to buy a new set of sunglasses for your drive and find the perfect accommodations. With Expedia, it's simple to choose your travel dates and preferred vehicle, and your vacation wheels are guaranteed before you know it. Searching for the ideal rental car in Albuquerque is a piece of cake. Let's get your adventure started!

FAQs for car rental in Albuquerque

🚗 What’s the best price car rental in Albuquerque?

In the past 7 days the lowest priced car rental is $33 in Albuquerque.

🚗 What’s the average car rental price in Albuquerque?

On average, car rentals in Albuquerque are $36.

🚗 Why should I book a car rental with Expedia?

When booking a rental car via Expedia you can easily compare a wide range of the most popular car hire companies and select the best option for you. There are no extra costs and no cancellation fees involved in booking a rental car with Expedia.

🚗 How do I book a car rental with Expedia?

You can book a car rental on Expedia either online or over the phone. You may have the option to reserve now and pay now, or to reserve now and pay later. The payment option will be indicated at time of booking. To collect Expedia Rewards points for your car rental, sign in to your account before you book or create an account on the Payment page.

🚗 Are there any additional costs when cancelling a rental car?

Most rental car bookings are eligible for a full refund regardless of when you cancel with Expedia. Not all prepaid bookings qualify for a refund. Review your itinerary for details. If your prepaid booking qualifies for a refund, your booking must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up for the refund. If you return your prepaid car rental early, you will not be refunded for any unused time.

🚗 How can I cancel my car booking through Expedia?

To cancel your car booking, sign in or enter your email address and itinerary number. Then select Find itinerary. Under Manage Booking, select Cancel Reservation, then CANCEL THIS RESERVATION. Most prepaid car rental bookings are non-refundable. Pre-paid bookings must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up to be eligible for a full refund. To change or cancel a car hire that you booked as part of a holiday, please contact us.

🚗 Should I book a rental car online before arriving or directly in Albuquerque?

Booking your car from home with Expedia ensures that you can choose the type of car. You can also compare the different offers and additional services in advance to get the best offer for you. Upon arrival you only need to collect the keys before beginning your trip. In addition, you do not have to start searching for a suitable provider after arriving or reading the terms and conditions at the counter. This will save you a lot of stress.

🚗 What insurance should I choose for my rental car?

A comprehensive insurance is a good choice to avoid unpleasant surprises. That way you can enjoy your stay carefree and explore the area with your rental car.

🚗 Do I have to pay my rental car in advance?

We have a couple different options when it comes to paying for your car rental. Read on and see which is best for you. Reserve now, pay now: This option allows you to reserve your car rental and prepay at the time of booking. You’ll need a credit card to prepay, and can apply Expedia Rewards points to cover all or some of the booking cost. While some car rental companies may let you pay with a debit card, the driver still needs to present a valid credit card to cover the deposit upon pick-up. Reserve now, pay later: This option lets you reserve your rental car without paying in advance. When you get to the pick-up spot, just have whoever's driving present a valid credit card to pay the cost in full. The car rental company will also place a hold on your credit card in the amount of the car rental deposit.

🚗 What do I have to pay attention to when hiring a car?

When picking up your rental car, check for scratches or dents on the vehicle. Inspect the car carefully, make sure to take notes of potential damage and let the vendor know before driving off.

🚗 Where can I find car rentals in Albuquerque?

Rental car companies can usually be found at airports and various locations in the city centre.