Airport Car Rental Barbados

Find the best rental car deals with low-cost at Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl

Entrance of Grantley Adams International Airport in Barbados, with modern white tensile fabric structures against a bright blue sky with fluffy clouds

Car Rental at Grantley Adams International Airport BGI Barbados

Grantley Adams International Airport entrance with vehicles in parking area, Bridgetown, Barbados

Experience a hassle-free Barbados airport car rental upon your arrival in Bridgetown

Do not depend on public transport. Inside a crowded bus, you do not need to wrestle with your suitcase or worry about hidden charges or surprise costly shuttle or taxi fares to and from Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl Airport.

Our friendly services are now available to visitors visiting our beautiful island, Barbados experience.

Online bookings from our website are a great way to save cash and time

You can book any car, such as Moke, jeep, economy, and compact vehicles.

We offer competitive rates to suit your needs.

Cheap car rentals Bridgetown Barbados

We offer clean, well-maintained, reliable vehicles at an affordable price agreeable to your budget and choice when searching for a car rental deal for business or pleasure.

Choose car type.

Mini Moke

Kia Moke convertible (open vehicle) or similar

Mini Moke Kia Picanto vehicle to rent in Barbados


Hyundai I10 Hatchback or similar

Hyundai i10 hatchback car for hire in Barbados

Compact vehicles

Toyota Corolla Sedan or similar

Toyota Corolla compact sedan car for rent in Barbados

7 Seat Minivan

Toyota Noah Liteace van or similar

Toyota Noah minivan 7 seater vehicle for rent in Barbados

Soft-top Jimny

Suzuki Jeep (Soft Top) or similar

Suzuki Jimny soft top jeep for rent in Barbados

Bridgetown airport car rentals customers reviews

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G K Henrique

G K Henrique


3 years ago

We just returned from a week in Barbados during which we rented a soft top Suzuki jimny from Drive Barbados. Email communication was prompt and efficient prior to arrival, pick up at the airport was extremely professional yet friendly and drop off was easy. Pricing was extremely fair compared to other companies I looked into. Will definitely be a repeat customer.

FAQs about car rentals Barbados airport

On average, a 7-day rental for an economy hatchback in Barbados can be as much as US$ 350, Which includes unlimited miles, insurance and a permit. But, the total will depend on your travel dates, pick-up and return location, and vehicle type.

Automatic vehicles are available from almost all rental agencies located in Bridgetown. However, customers who request an automatic transmission may require additional fees.

Car Rental firms offer shuttle service from Grantley Adams to off-airport locations, including Drive Barbados rent a car. 

Some rental car companies in Bridgetown which have changed their health and safety policies due to COVID-19 include Drive Barbados rent a car.

The average price of gasoline at Bridgetown has been USD$748 per gallon over the last 30 days. Changing the fuel tanks from USD$90 up to $120.

The average value fuel prices 

 Miles/Gallon Miles/Liter

BBD3.350 12.68

USD1.64 6.21

EUR1.37 5.19


Most people renting cars in Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl Airports, 9 miles from downtown.

Renting from the terminal, you will pay extra for taxes, high fuel prices, and parking fees. Passengers could save more than 20% by hiring off-airport locations. You can make your bookings directly with a local car rental company and have them deliver the vehicle to the airport.

The most affordable means to get a vehicle at the airport bgi is:

  • Opt for economical cars
  • Stay with one valid driver – avoid extra driver
  • Avoid expensive insurance policies.
  • Avoid the airport.
  • Avoid non-essentials
  • Don’t return your rental car late

Rental agencies might lower prices if you try negotiating. They might be willing to do this even if you feel embarrassed.

Rental agencies might lower prices if you try negotiating. They might be willing to do this even if you feel embarrassed.

The charge for hiring vehicles in Barbados is not much different from other places. So consider hiring a vehicle when you visit this beautiful island Caribbean destination. The positives far outweigh the negatives.

Rentals also price cars with unusual pricing methods in some situations. Additional fees and taxes make car rentals more expensive at the airport, and your bills will soon become too high. However, you can spend less on off-airport locations.

The economy hatchback (Hyundai I10 or similar) is the most booked car type. On the other hand, the most booked SUV type is the soft top jeep – Suzuki Jimny jeep. 

Advantages of leasing a car from bridgetown flight terminal:

Save you Money & Time

Hiring is cheaper and more convenient than taking a taxi.

Extra flexibility and freedom

 Go wherever and whenever you want, like going to the supermarket before heading to your destination.

Ability to explore more island adventures during your stay:

By going to locations you would not be able to reach by bus or taxi.

Car Rental Policies

can only be included in the contract at the pick-up location

  • Must meet all rental requirements.
  • must be present at the counter with the primary renter
  • Must sign the agreement form
  • An additional charge may apply.

The minimum age requirement is 21 to rent a car, and the cut-off age varies depending on the type of car.

You must also have held your valid license for two years.

In addition, a person over 70 years old must have a local medical certificate before driving.

The rental policy of the Barbados airport allows travellers to drop off and pick up their cars without being charged extra fees.

All one-way rentals must be booked in advance and are subject to availability.

Insurance for our rental vehicles is a third-party risk. The driver is responsible for any damage or loss that occurs during the rental period for up to USD 500

The auto insurance coverage does not cover theft and damage to rims, tires, or spare tires. As well as any interior damage such as cigarette burns, rips or stains to the upholstery

We inspect them on return to ensure they are in the same condition as when delivered.

 We only have a straightforward plan for fuel.

You’ll receive 1/4 tank of fuel with NO extra gasoline charges. Return empty.

There will be no nasty surprises on return. 

Cards Accepted: American Express, VISA, MasterCard, Discover

The authorization placed on the renter’s credit card will vary from $500 to USD 600, dependent on their selection of vehicles.

May use this authorization amount to pay for damages, rental-related fines or late charges.

To book a rental car before making the reservation, you must remember to:

  • Meet the minimum age 
  • You are providing your driving license from your country of residence. All drivers are required to purchase a visitor driving permit. The fee for a two-month permit is USD 5.00
  • A valid credit card must match your name (for security deposit)

Why rent with Drive Barbados

We would like you to enjoy your trip without the stress of high rates and disappointment.

Barbados largest cities map

Map of Car Rental Locations in Barbados, we serve

Most Popular car rental
locations in Barbados

(Tip: We provide one-way car rentals without additional cost)

  • Capital City Bridgetown
  • Saint Lawrence Gap
  • Oistins
  • Speightstown
  • Hastings
  • Holetown
  • Worthing

Car rental Locations information for Bridgetown Grantley Adams Intl Airport (BGI)

map of Barbados and Grantley Adams International Airport highlighted

Grantley Adams International airport, Airport Access Road, Christ Church

Other car rental locations we serve near Grantley Adams Intl Airport

locations nearby The Villages At Coverley Barbados

The Villages at Coverley, Christ Church

Airport Information:

Location address: Grantley Adams International Airport is the main port of Barbados, located at Airport Access Road, Christ Church.



Satnav / GPS coordinates info: 13.0801° N, 59.4876° W

Airport’s time zone is GMT –4

Main PBX Phone for the airport: +1 246-536-1302 (Note: This is Not Drive Barbados contact number )

Airport Hour service

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Business Hours

9 AM– 6 PM Daily

Free pick-up service available at this location. (hours of availability, allowable pick-up distance, etc.) may differ depending on location. So call our rental office at least 24 hours before your desired pick-up time.

This location allows you to return the vehicle after hours. Please arrange for late returns during business hours.

This location allows late vehicle returns after hours. Please arrange during business hours.

Directions from
Arriving Flights

As customers, after exiting customs and the baggage claim. A Drive Barbados rep will meet at the arrivals hall exit with your name on a paper. Our agent will have your car ready by the main car park lot and take you to your vehicle.


To avoid a long wait time, be prepared with your International permit, passport, plastic money or cash when collecting your ride from the car hiring company.

Please book online through the website for a faster process.

Your way to Drive Barbados agent

Diagram showing directions from exit arrival To meet a Drive Barbados representative

Important travel notice:

Due to country travel protocols, we can deliver your rental car to any local address, hotel or island free of cost.

For us to provide this great service, please do contact us at +1-246-624-0702 or email at least 24 hours before the vehicle delivery date.

Travel Restrictions

Travellers arriving from medium and high risk must present a negative Rapid COVID-19 PCR test taken within 24 hours of arrival or a negative RT-PCR COVID-19 test result taken within 72 hours of arrival into the country.

Travellers from low-risk countries can present a negative COVID-19 PCR test result five days before arrival. 

Petrol stations near airport

Sol airport Petrol station with multiple pumps and vehicles in Barbados under a cloudy sky

Suppose you need to refuel your vehicle before returning it.

The nearest fuel station is about half a minute away from Bridgetown Airport. Take the first exit, about 100 yards to the right.

Local sim for mobile phone near airport

roadmap Barbados Grantley Adams International Airport to Sheraton Mall

You can make International calls through WhatsApp, Skype etc., on your accommodation WiFi – FREE.

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