Car Rental at New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY)
|Minimum car hire period:||1 day|
|Mandatory car hire requirements:||Driver’s license, credit card & an ID|
Rent a cheap car for pickup at New Orleans Airport and start your trip as soon as you land at the airport. New Orleans receives millions of travelers annually, and since big car rental brands have their rental desks at the airport, most of them pick their rented vehicles directly from the airport. Easy and quick pickup and drop off makes New Orleans Airport a popular car hire location with the tourists. VIP Cars, a leading car rental broker trusted by hundreds of travelers across the globe, offers budget-friendly New Orleans Airport car rental deals through its well-established affiliates such as Dollar Retail, Sixt, Alamo, and National.
In addition to wide fleet of rental cars and options like one-way, our suppliers offer benefits like inclusions and add-ons. Unlimited mileage, collision damage waiver and theft waiver are some of the inclusions – they are provided within the deal’s price. Paid extra like GPS, baby seats and additional drivers is made available at the time of pickup only if it was added to the rental deal at the time of the booking. Note that one-way is also a paid add-on for which the supplier charges a daily fee which - like other extras - is payable at the time of pickup.
- Best time to visit New Orleans is February through May, October, and November. Majority of travelers rent a car in Low season i.e. from June through September, & get access to bigger car variety & cheaper deals. Nonetheless, whatever the month, renting in advance is always a great way to save money.
- Rush hours & car hire drop-off: The city gets really busy around 8 am and again at 4 pm, so in case your car rental return at the airport falls in rush hours make sure you leave early. Late drop-offs lead to extra charges.
- Car rental requirements: Drivers aged 21 and above can rent cars at New Orleans provided they have a valid credit card, a full driver’s license, an international driving license and an identity proof. Read T&Cs given with the deal for detailed information.
Car rental companies we work with at New Orleans Airport
There are nine car rental companies which have their counters at New Orleans Airport, and almost all of them are our partners. These car hire brands are located in a Consolidated Rental Car Facility, and all you have to do walk to the facility and get the keys after completing the required paperwork. The pickup process usually ends in ½ to 1 hour, but it may take longer depending on the flow of tourists.
Read the car rental voucher for the directions to the pickup location & all other important info like the mandatory documents, the amount you need to pay at the pickup desk etc. We work with the following car hire agencies in New Orleans Airport:
- Ace Rent a Car
- Alamo Rent a Car
- Dollar Rent a Car
- National Rent a Car
- Thrifty Car Rental
Location of the car rental center: Walk to the airport’s west terminal baggage claim area (claims 12-14), exit the building; on the right you will see the covered walkway which leads to the customer service building.
Car-types available for hire at New Orleans Airport
After filling the search form, all the deals matching your requirements will appear. On the left pane, various filters will appear, use the options under the 'car categories’ filter to narrow down your search.
Luxury car rental New Orleans
Our suppliers provide a bevy of luxury & premium car rentals that you can request for pick up at New Orleans airport. You can expect to see Audi, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Corvette and Porsche while comparing exotic cars on VIP Cars.
Cheap car rental New Orleans
Of all the car-types, minis, compacts, sedans and intermediate cars are the most fuel efficient and the cheapest to rent. Used by small or average group size, they are best suited for city travel.
Van rental New Orleans
Planning to rent a people mover vehicle for New Orleans airport? On VIP Cars, you can compare various vehicles from 7, 8, 9, 12 and 15 passengers vans and minivans. Great way to make long trips comfortable!
SUV & convertible rental New Orleans
There are numerous beaches, like Nola beach and Holy beach, and worth-exploring coastal drives near New Orleans. And the best car category for such trips is SUV or SUV convertible.
Deal types available for hire in New Orleans
Long term car rental
It has been seen that when renters book cars for a longer duration of time, supplier offer really cheap deals. With our suppliers you can rent cars for a few months to maximum 11 months; however, most suppliers renew the rental agreement monthly.
One-way car rental
Almost all of our rental suppliers allow the option of one-way and the service is offered for a daily fee. You can change the drop off location of your car hire deal by using the 'Different drop-off location?’ section on our booking engine.
One-day car rental
One day rental car is best suited to the layover passenger and the ones who are visiting New Orleans for a short business trip with return on the same day. Note that they come with fixed pickup and drop off times, and delay in return might lead to extra charges.
About New Orleans Airport
Located about 10 miles west of New Orleans Central Business District, New Orleans Airport is an exclusive public use aerodrome facility. Primarily serving New Orleans Metropolitan Area, the airport handles more than 120,221 aircraft operations and 8,546,980 passengers annually.
Owned and operated by New Orleans Aviation Board, Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is spread across 1,500 acres, encompassing of two large passenger terminals, one central ticketing alley, and four concourses.
|Address:||900 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062, USA|
Places in New Orleans where you can return your rental car
Though due to the provision of one-way, you can pick your rental car in New Orleans and return it at a different location. Even if you want to return the car in some other state, that is also possible. Also, you can pick the car some location in USA, with return in New Orleans.
For the travelers, who want to return the rental car within the city of New Orleans, here are the most popular locations:
- New Orleans Airport
- New Orleans Downtown