Budget car coupons for October 2020: Up to 35% off car hire
Searching for "on-budget" car rental? These Budget car coupons and promo codes can sort you out.
We’re committed to our readers and editorial independence. We don’t compare all products in the market and may receive compensation when we refer you to our partners, but this does not influence our opinions or reviews. Learn more about Finder.
Budget car coupons, promo codes and offers for October 2020
Popular Budget Car Rental coupon codes
|Last checked||Code description||Code|
|29 Sep 2020||7th day free car hire||TPN****|
|29 Sep 2020||Get 3rd day free on Australia rentals||TPN****|
|29 Sep 2020||4th day free car hire||TPN****|
|29 Sep 2020||Free car hire upgrade||UPN****|
|29 Sep 2020||Up to 15% off prepay bookings||********|
Budget's coronavirus (COVID-19) cancellation and changes policy update
As of 17 March, Budget is allowing customers to change or cancel rental reservations in Australia New Zealand and Europe set to start before 1 May 2020. Change or cancellation fees will not apply.
Where can I pick up a Budget car in Australia?
Budget has outlets in all major cities and airports in Australia, including the following locations:
- Alice Springs
- Gold Coast
Pros and cons of Budget Car and Truck Rentals
- Secure reservations. Budget Car and Truck Rentals recognises the importance of protecting your personal information. All details collected from you are held in private and are shared only within the company’s network.
- Budget business club.An exciting business program that rewards you for your regular use of Budget Car and Truck Rentals’ services, this club gives you special offers and discounts which include a free rental day voucher for every 15th rental day, access to promotions and free membership of Budget Fastbreak.
- Value for money. Budget Car and Truck Rentals offers cheap car hire rates. Check out its range of special offers and take advantage of deals to save money.
- No online chat. There is no online chat option for customers seeking help with their booking.
What do I need to know about Budget car rentals?
Do Budget car rentals include unlimited mileage?
Most rentals cars do include unlimited mileage, and is mentioned on the "Confirm booking" page with the cost estimate. If you're hiring a truck, it's likely that your mileage will be capped. If this is the case for your rental, the number of kilometres included in the rental price will be listed here and it will mention how much you'll be charged for each additional kilometre.
Do Budget cars come with a GPS system?
GPS systems can be added to the price of your car hire for $10.95 per day, or $54.95 per week. This can be added on when you make a booking for your car online.
Does Budget car rentals accept cash?
You can pay for your rental car in cash, however you will need to present a major credit card at the time of rental.
What forms of payment does Budget accept?
- American Express
- Diners Club
- DebitCredit card
- Voucher from your travel agent
Confirmation from Budget Rental
After you have successfully made a car or truck rental reservation through the Budget Car and Truck Rentals’ website, you will receive a confirmation indicating your details, the type of vehicle rented and your reservation number.
A copy of your confirmation will be sent to the email address you have indicated on the form.
Refunds and cancellations with Budget Car and Truck Rentals
Budget Car and Rentals allows reservation cancellations at any time via its website. Click "Quotes & Bookings" and go to the "View-Change-Cancel Booking" option. Enter your reservation number and last name in the appropriate boxes and proceed to amend your reservation. Where a reservation is cancelled one day prior to the pickup date, you will not be charged.
More guides on Finder
Western Australia travel restrictions: Where you can go in October 2020
What you need to know before you travel in WA, including which attractions and national parks are open, where you can stay and the available modes of transport.
Where can you go in New South Wales in October 2020? | NSW travel restrictions explained
As the state lifts travel bans put in place due to COVID-19, here's where you can go now, what you can do and what to keep in mind.
Essential service worker deals and discounts
A list of freebies and discounts for frontline workers who are helping keep us safe, from free coffees and parking to discounted footwear.
DiDi driver guide: Melbourne
Find out everything you need to know - from car requirements to getting paid - about becoming a rideshare driver with DiDi in Melbourne.
DiDi car rentals
Find out more about how you can be a driver with DiDi, even if you don't own your own car. Rent a car and start making money using the ridesharing platform.
Budget Direct vs Bingle Car Insurance
Budget Direct Car Insurance or Bingle? Compare their policies here.
Budget Direct vs NRMA Car Insurance
Budget Direct Car Insurance vs NRMA - which provider is right for you? Compare their policies here.
How you can volunteer during the Australian bushfire crisis
Find out how you can offer your time or other resources to those affected by the Australian bushfires.
Budget Direct vs AAMI Car Insurance
Compare Budget Direct and AAMI Car Insurance. Find out who has a policy that's right for you.
Ask an Expert