Tucson International Airport (TUS) in Tucson, Arizona, the primary hub for arrivals and departures wanting to enjoy nearby Cochise County. It’s a popular, closer alternative to Arizona’s Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). TUS is located just 45 miles from Benson. This easy-to-access airport is served by eight airlines, including Delta, Southwest, and United.

Airport Code: TUS
Address: 7250 South Tucson Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85756
Phone: (520) 573-8100


Seven car rental companies have counters and cars in the Rental Car Center adjacent to the east exit from the main terminal at Tucson International Airport. Another company provides a courtesy shuttle from outside the center to its nearby location.

Hours listed below are normal counter hours. If you have a reservation and expect your arriving flight to be delayed, it is best to contact the company to make sure they know your situation.


The Rental Car Center is just outside the east exit of the terminal. From Baggage Claim use the link moving sidewalk from baggage carousel 7. From the ticketing level walk down the ramp east of the TSA security entrance to the A Gates.

Alamo Rent A Car
Reservations: (800) 327-9633
Local: (844) 370-9822
Hours: 5 a.m.-11:59 p.m. daily

Avis Rent A Car
Reservations: (800) 331-1212
Local: (520) 294-3662
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m. daily

Budget Rent A Car
Reservations: (800) 527-0700
Local: (520) 573-2025
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-12 midnight daily


Dollar Car Rental
Reservations: (800) 800-4000
Local: (520) 434-3420
Hours: 7.a.m.-12 midnight daily

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Reservations: (800) 736-8222
Local: (844) 370-9821
Hours: 5 a.m.-11:59 p.m. daily


Hertz Car Rental
Reservations: (800) 654-3131
Local: (520) 434-3400
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-1 a.m. daily

National Car Rental
Reservations: (800) 227-7368
Local: (844) 370-9823
Hours: 5 a.m.-11:59 p.m. daily


Meet the Thrifty Car Rental courtesy shuttle at the curb outside the Car Rental Center. A phone to contact the company is located in the breezeway near the shuttle stop.

Thrifty Car Rental
2340 E. Elvira Road
Reservations: (800) 847-4389
Local: (520) 807-2467
Hours: 7 a.m.-5 p.m. daily


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