Company Information

Great cars at a great price since 1958  
In Summary:  Budget Car Rental is one of the world's best-known car rental brands. Budget is owned by Avis Budget Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: CAR) which operates and licenses the brand throughout the world.  
Budget Car Rental was founded in 1958 as a car rental company for the "budget-minded" renter. Today, as an industry leader, Budget continues to appeal to value-driven renters by offering quality vehicles and a rewarding rental experience at more than 3,000 locations in more than 120 countries.

Leader Profiles


Our continued industry success is a direct reflection of the solid leadership of the Avis Budget Group management team.

Our Mission


Our mission is to consistently deliver a quality product, friendly service and great value that make customers confident that Budget is their best car rental choice.

Corporate Responsibility


We proudly support the philanthropic efforts of national organizations that serve the communities in which we operate.

Supplier Diversity


Our strong relationships with disadvantaged, minority and women-owned companies solidifies our supplier base.

Historical Milestones


Learn about the history of our company and how we’ve evolved to meet customer needs over the last 50 years.

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Budget Web Sites Worldwide


Budget rental cars also are available through these Web sites.