Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR)
Car Hire / Rental
(Baton Rouge, Louisiana - LA, USA)
Many national car rental companies are located within Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR). Driving to and from the airport is easy, with the grounds being situated just off the I-110, which runs north / south through Baton Rouge and has convenient access to the I-10 (to the west) and the I-12 (to the east).
The interstates around Baton Rouge are rarely congested, but we recommend that you leave yourself plenty of time to get to the airport during rush hours.
Baton Rouge is becoming more popular as both a government and commercial center, so it is a good idea to reserve your vehicle in advance. This generally secures the best deal and ensures that you have the car and model you desire.
Speed limits in Baton Rouge, USA
Urban areas: 30 mph / 48 kph
Open roads: 65 mph / 105 kph
Motorways / highways: 70 mph / 113 kph
Car Rental, Driving and Parking in Baton Rouge
Many of the best car hire firms at the Baton Rouge Airport are happy to provide city maps, which helps when driving around the city and outside. Driving around the city center is not usually a problem, although at times it can be busy. The I-10 freeway dissects the city and means that you can travel to many places of interest quickly, such as the Louisiana State University, the University Lake and the numerous neighboring golf clubs. The main roads in the city include Florida Boulevard, Government Street and the Acadian Thruway.
A number of parking garages make parking around Baton Rouge relatively simple, although during busy times they can become full. The most popular include Republic Parking on North 5th Street, AMPCO off Main Street, and Republic Parking along 3rd Street. Those looking for cheap parking close to the airport should consider the garages along Varsity Street and Sally Ride Avenue.
Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR) Car Rental Companies
The following car rental companies have representatives at Baton Rouge Airport:
- Avis Auto Rental
- Enterprise Rent-a-Car
- Thrifty Car Rental
Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR) Car Rental