During this Peak Time Minimum 3-Day Rental Required
DURING THE PEAK MONTHS OF DECEMBER – APRIL, WEBSITE RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE 5 DAYS IN ADVANCE. WE REGRET WE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO HAVE A VEHICLE FOR YOU, even if you received an automatic reply. We appreciate your cooperation as we strive to give all our customers the best possible service. Call 340-778-4663 with questions.
Budget also rents 12 passenger vans, cargo vans, and small or light pick-ups. Convention and group rates, weddings, monthly rates and short term rentals available. Please EMAIL us, or call toll free 888-264-8894.
Budget Maintains a 100% Smoke-Free fleet.
To help ensure that our cars look and smell fresh, we ask all our customers to refrain from any type of smoking in Budget vehicles.
Renter must have valid driver's license and major credit card, and be between the ages of 25-79. See surcharge for renting drivers aged 23 and 24 (excludes military). Budget accepts Debit cards with the Visa and MasterCard logo, Insurance and prepaid gas is mandatory with Debit Cards (Corporate debit cards with Visa logo are exempt). Minimum hold on Debit cards $650 to $1,000.
Since USVI insurance laws differ from other states or countries, when using a DEBIT CARD for your rental, please present proof of current auto insurance by email or fax in advance of rental, or at time of rental pick up.
Vehicle make is as shown or an equivalent. All major credit cards accepted.
Internet bookings must be 48 hours in advance of rental.From December through April vehicles must be reserved 5 days in advance.
CRUISE SHIP PASSENGERS: Must cancel 48 hours in advance or 1 day will be charged to credit card.
AIRPORT & CHRISTIANSTED: 48 hours in advance on all cars; 72 hours in advance on SUV'S, JEEPS and VANS or 1 day will be charged to credit card.
NO SHOW policy: A reservation will be considered a NO SHOW 2 hours after booked arrival time unless customer calls or emails that arrival time has changed, and the above cancellation fees will apply.
Budget Locations and Hours
Specify your pick up location when making your reservation.
• Rohlsen International AirportHours vary seasonally based on flight arrival times. 7:00AM – until last flight (Please call if your flight is delayed.)
• Christiansted across from Seaplane Monday-Friday Seasonal Hours. Call 340-778-4663 to arrange pick up or drop off after hours or weekends.
• Cruise Pier (Frederiksted, only on ship arrival days)
Airport tax (at airport only) 10%
Government Surcharge $3.75 per day ($26.25 per week)
VLF (Vehicle License Fee) $1.60 per day
RENTAL TOTALS shown may NOT include Government taxes such as Airport Tax, Government Surcharge, or VLF (vehicle license fee). These charges will be added to your rental where applicable at time of rental pick-up, and at the correct government rate for that date, regardless of when vehicle was reserved.
Add. Driver charge: $9.99 per day (no charge for spouse) Maximum fee per week $50
Corporate Additional Drivers: No charge for additional drivers (must use corporate credit card)
Underage Fees EXCLUDES Military: $20.00 per day (age 23 and 24)
OPTIONS to ADD to your reservation:
• Loss Damage Waiver (LDW) and Diminished Damage Waiver coverage are available. See the Rental Extras for pricing when you check your vehicle choice. KEYS, GLASS and TIRES are NOT COVERED.
• Prepaid Gas: Based on market price, mandatory on debit cards
• GPS: $9.99 per day
• PAI (Personal accident Insurance) : $6.50 per day
• Child Seats: $6.50 per day
• Road Safety Net: $6.50 per day Only covers lockout services, flats & towing. $75 charge if option is waived and service is needed.
Permits Non-US license: $25 for 30 days (DMV law)
Drop Fee: $10 flat fee Pick Up & Drop off at different location
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