Budapest Ferenc Liszt Int'l. Arpt. (BUD) Car Hire

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Budapest Ferenc Liszt Int'l. Arpt. (BUD)

Rental counter is located in Terminal 2B. No shuttle is required.

Location Services

  • You can save time at the counter when you activate Accelerated Check-in online. Just provide your driver's license and contact information that are normally collected at pick-up and we will be ready when you arrive. You'll be on the road and on vacation before you know it!

  • After-hours Pick-up:

    Picking up your vehicle after the location closes is easy with Alamo. After-hours Pick-Up might require you to follow a few additional steps, which you'll see in your confirmation email.

    After-hours Return:

    Returning your vehicle after the location closes is easy with Alamo. We'll tell you where to park it; just drop the keys in the dropbox and you're on your way!

  • Unavailable at this location

    Skip the rental counter lines and check in directly by using Alamo's touch-screen kiosk. Check-in using the kiosk and a receipt-sized rental agreement is printed. You'll be directed to your hire car on the lot. At the exit booth, show the booth agent your rental agreement and driving licence—and simply drive away.

  • Unavailable at this location

    No need to visit the counter or kiosk. You can go straight to your car!

    In order to take advantage of this optional free service, you'll need to activate Accelerated Check-In online then choose the "Skip the Counter" option. You will be required to confirm your protection options, agree to the Rental Agreement Terms & Conditions and enter valid credit card details (there will be no charge until you return your vehicle). Simply print your rental agreement to bring with you, and you are all set! Go directly to your car, show the booth agent your rental agreement and driving licence—and get on the road!

Rental Policies

  • The person named on the reservation must be the main driver, present at time of rental and payer of any rental charges. Additional drivers can be named with a fee of EUR 7.50 (excl. VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) per day with a maximum of EUR 75.00 (excl. VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) for each additional driver. Full rental conditions apply for all additional drivers.

  • Out of hours pick-up is available only at airport station. However this service is not bookable on the Internet. Please contact the location as your credit card details and flight number is required. An additional fee in the amount of EUR 30.00 (excluding VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) will apply.
    If you fail to collect the car at the requested time, a no show fee in the amount of EUR 30.00 (excluding VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) will apply. Out of hours return is available on request. Please contact the location as specific conditions and fees may apply.

  • Minimum age for rentals is 25. However drivers under 25 years old are eligible to drive only Mini, Economy, Compact, Intermediate car groups at an extra Young Driver surcharge of EUR 7.00 (excl. VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) per day up to a maximum of EUR 70.00 (excl. VAT plus Airport fee where applicable). All car groups not listed are not available for young drivers. 

  • Cross-border rentals are allowed with an additional fee from 55.00 EUR per border to the following countries, and only with written permission from the rental location: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania (from 70.00 EUR; Mini, Economy, Compact categories only), San Marino, Serbia (from 70.00 EUR; Mini, Economy, Compact categories only), Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland. Vehicles cannot be driven into and/or dropped off in any African, Asian or Middle-East countries, nor in Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Türkiye, Ukraine or any island. Driving to Romania and Serbia is only possible with Mini, Economy or Compact car categories, and only after purchasing a Collision Damage Waiver and Theft Protection. Extra insurance protection of 70.00 EUR per border applies. All other car groups are not allowed. Should these above restrictions be ignored, all protections will lose their validity. The renter will be held fully responsible in case of damage to, or loss of, the vehicle and will bear all consequences, including the cost of repatriating the damaged vehicle. Crossing the border of the Hungarian territory without permission will result in a surcharge, which will be based on an individual assessment, and the withdrawal of the insurance policy. The client will be held responsible for the cost of all damages. All fees quoted include VAT and a premium location surcharge.

  • We offer a delivery and collection service within opening hours. However this option is not available for booking via the Internet. For information and/or booking, please contact the location. Delivery/Collection fee of EUR 0.86 (excluding VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) per km but minimum EUR 28.00 (excluding VAT plus Airport fee where applicable) per rental applies.

  • If you wish to discuss or dispute any matters concerning damage to your rental vehicle then please contact the Rental Company using the contact information below:

  • One way rentals are currently not available.

  • All vehicles are delivered with a full tank of fuel and must be returned in the same condition. If a vehicle is returned with less than a full tank of fuel, the renter will be required to pay the difference at the per-litre market price, plus an additional administration fee of 12.99 EUR, inclusive of VAT and the premium location surcharge.
    For convenience, you may purchase a tank of fuel at the time of rental at a price that is competitive with local fuel stations. This method eliminates the need for you to refill the tank before returning. Please be aware that we are unable to give a refund for unused fuel. 


  • In case of an accident, theft or damage of the vehicle or of any part of it, and also in case of injury or death occurring as a result of an accident, the renter is always obliged to call the police without consideration to the amount of the damages. If he does not do it renter has the full responsibility for the damage. The renter is obliged to fill out an accident report; the form is part of the documentation of the vehicle. The renter is also obliged to give a confirmation of the participation on an accident or any damage caused to other parties without delay to the lessor, if he/she does not do it, renter is fully liable to the lessor for the caused damage.
    At the time of pick up / drop off of our vehicle, a Car Condition Report will be filled out and signed by the renter and the rental company employee. In the case of Car Condition Report not signed by the customer at the time of drop off (eg. vehicle is returned out of office, out of opening hours or customer does not wait for the checking of the vehicle) this can be interpreted as acceptance of vehicle condition statement.

  • All major credit cards (VISA, MasterCard, American Express) issued in the name of the renter and present at the time of pick-up are accepted. The credit card should be valid for at least six months. We do not accept pre-paid cards (Visa Electron, Diners Club), travellers' cheques or cash. Currency loss shall always be borne by the customer. All extra costs that occur during the rental will be charged to this credit card. An advance charge approval is obtained for the chosen means of payment as a security deposit. The minimum deposit is 1000 EUR and covers the cost of the rental, the minimum excess amount, a full tank of fuel, VAT and a premium location surcharge. Amounts can vary based on the car categories. For categories Full Size and above, you will be required to present two different, imprinted credit cards. We only accept credit cards for deposit payments—debit cards and cash are not accepted. When paying with a voucher, a credit card is also required. The deposit will be returned to the renter, except in case of damages caused by the renter or other debts accumulated by the renter. The deposit will not be repaid until the renter's responsibility for compensation for any damages caused or other debts are settled. 

  • Alamo offers Roadside Assistance Protection -RAP- at select locations. RAP allows the customer to waive financial responsibility for chargeable roadside incidents such as lockouts, vehicle technical failure, towing, replacement car. RAP can be added for 5.00 Euro per day (excl. VAT plus Airport fee where applicable). RAP coverage does not include the following Flat tire, fuel delivery and key replacement. RAP is void and null if at the time of the incident necessitating roadside assistance the renter or authorized drivers are in violation of the rental agreement. In such cases Roadside Assistance will be available but standard charges will apply. Alamo rental locations do not provide direct Roadside Assistance to the renter. The assistance is provided by a Third Party Provider on behalf of Alamo. RAP is available during the office rental operating hours by calling +36 1 770 7070. Roadside Assistance Protection is an optional product. If you decline RAP then you will be required to pay any applicable charges and seek compensation from your carrier. RAP is not insurance.

    Exception: In cases of rental vehicle mechanical failure when the renters is not at fault Roadside Assistance will be provided at no cost to the renter even if the renter has declined the option to purchase RAP at the time of rental. This service will include a tow and a replacement vehicle. Please also see below information relative to vehicle replacement.

    • If the Vehicle breaks down in the territory of Hungary, we shall provide you with a replacement car within 8 hours.
    • If the Vehicle breaks down outside Hungary but in a country for which we have allowed the use of the Vehicle, we shall provide you with a replacement car within 36 hours.
    • If the Vehicle is stolen in Hungary and through no fault of the renter (which is not the case when you fail to hand over to us the registration document and the ignition key of the Vehicle immediately after the incident), we shall provide you with a replacement car within 8 hours.

  • At the time of the rental all drivers must present a valid national driving license, which has been held for at least 1 year and a valid passport or in case of EU citizens an ID card. Additionally, all driving licenses issued non Roman Alphabet (Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Cyrillic etc.) must be accompanied by a valid International Driving Permit (IDP). An International Driving Permit (IDP) serves only as a translation of a drivers existing license, and by itself is not acceptable for vehicle rental. Please also refer to "Forms of Payment" as a requirement.

    Upon the United Kingdom leaving the European Union (EU) the requirements for UK driving licence holders driving in EU member states may change. Please check requirements before travelling. Government advice may be found at

  • Third Party Insurance - All the vehicles in the Alamo fleet are insured against bodily injury and property damage that you might inflict on a third party as a result of an accident involving the vehicle. The amounts for such liability cover are available on request. In particular, you must comply with the - General Car Rental conditions of Alamo Rent A Car Hungary - in order to have the full benefit of the insurance provisions.

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