Barranquilla Airport (BAQ) Car Rental

Barranquilla Airport (BAQ)

Location Details

Ernesto Cortissoz Intl Airport
AIRPORT COUNTER
Barranquilla, CO, 083007

Hours & Services

January 29, 2023
Sunday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Monday 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM
Tuesday 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM
Wednesday 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM
Thursday 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM
Friday 06:30 AM - 09:30 PM
Saturday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Pick-Up Service Unavailable
After-Hours Returns Available

Rental Policies

All additional drivers must meet all rental requirements.
Additional drivers must appear at the rental counter with the primary renter.
Additional drivers must sign the rental agreement.
An additional daily fee may apply for any Additional Drivers.

The additional driver can only be added to the contract at the pick up location.

After-hours service is available at all locations. Customers must pre-arrange early pick-up and after-hours returns by booking at least 24 hrs in advance. All early pick-ups must be confirmed with the rental station and will incur a fee of COP 60.000 (approximately USD 20.00).

The minimum age to rent an Economy car class is 21. For all car classes drivers must be 24 years of age, and the maximum age is 75. Drivers between the ages of 21 and 23 will incur an additional daily fee.

Delivery/collection available at no additional cost during office hours.
Delivery/collection available at no additional cost  within 10km of rental location.
Pick-up/drop-off  available at no additional cost  within 10km of rental location.
Pick-up/drop-off available at no additional cost during office hours.
No service available for customers further than 10km from rental location.

All one way rentals must be booked in advance and are subject to availability. One way charges apply and are payable at time of rental. One way charges cannot be prepaid.

Collision Damage Waiver - Theft Protection (CDW-TP) is not insurance.  The purchase of CDW-TP is optional and not required in order to rent a vehicle.

You can purchase optional CDW-TP for an additional cost. If you purchase CDW-TP, we agree, subject to the actions listed in the rental agreement that invalidate CDW-TP, to contractually waive its liability for part of the cost of damage, theft and the loss of the vehicle after a deductible. CDW-TP does not cover damage to tires, rims and windshields. A deductible of up to 9,000,000 COP (approximately $3,300.00 USD) will apply, depending on the size vehicle and whether the vehicle has been stolen or involved in a roll-over accident. CDW-TP is included in the Enterprise Protection Package (EPP).

If CDW-TP is declined, the renter is responsible for the full value of damage to or loss of the vehicle.

Enterprise Protection Package (EPP) is a packaged product that includes Collision Damage Waiver-Theft Protection (CDW-TP), Deductible Protection (DP), Third Party Liability Protection (TPL), Roadside Protection (RSP), and Tire and Windshield Protection (TWP) at a discounted price. Enterprise Protection Package (EPP) is not insurance. If you purchase EPP, the rental company contractually waives your responsibility for the cost of damage to, loss, or theft of the vehicle, including the tires, rims, and windshield, subject to the actions listed on the rental agreement that invalidate the coverage as described in the rental agreement.

As a customer, you have a choice as to how you would like to pay for fuel.

Option 1- Prepaid Fuel
This option allows the renter to prepay for half or a full tank of gas at the beginning of the rental. The price may be slightly lower than the market value. This option will save you time and be more convenient.

Option 2- We Refill
This option allows the renter to pay at the end of the rental for gas used but not replaced. A 20% surcharge will apply to the price per gallon making the price higher than local fuel prices.

Option 3- You Refill
This option allows the renter to return the vehicle with the same amount of gas to avoid any extra fuel charges.

Driving restricted with the country of Colombia.

A valid driver's license and passport, in addition to a credit card, with available credit and in the renter's name, must be presented at the time of rental. The signature on the back of the card must match the name imprinted on the front. In addition, if the renter has an online transaction, the number and name printed on the card presented by the renter must match the name and number stored for the online transaction.
International disembarking passengers will be asked to provide a credit card (non-debit card) with a travel itinerary will need to provide funds to cover the cost of the rental plus $1,106,000 COP (Approximate $300 USD).
Credit Cards honored: American Express®, MasterCard®, VISA®

Debit/Check cards are considered to be any non-credit card American Express®, MasterCard®, VISA®, Discover® logo. Debit/check cards and cash are not accepted at this location.

Cash, Money orders and prepaid cards are not accepted at this location.

For Renters without an international flight itinerary, and that have purchased the full protection package, they will need to provide an authorization to be placed on the renter's credit card will be the an authorization in the amount of $1,500,000 COP ($405 USD) for cars (Economy to Standard) and $2,000,000 COP (Approximate $540 USD) for Full size and SUVs will be taken at time of pick-up.


If the renter does not choose to purchase one of the protection packages or does not have insurance coverage through a credit card or their personal insurance plan, they will be required to provide a deposit, in the form of a credit card authorization, in the amounts below plus the cost of the rental.
$2,500,000 COP (Approximate $670 USD) - Economy, Economy SUV, Compact, Compact SUV, intermediate, and Standard.
$3,500,000 COP (Approximate $930 USD) - Full Size, Pickups, SUV´s (intermediate, standard)

Roadside Protection (RSP), if selected and paid for at the time of rental, offers Roadside Protection, which provides 24/7 roadside assistance without additional charges.

RSP includes a replacement for lost keys (including remote entry devices), lockout service (providing special equipment is not required to open the car), towing (not related to an accident), and jump-start services. Tire damage beyond repair as a result of driver neglect is the responsibility of the renter and is not covered under the Roadside Protection program.

Driver must meet the location's minimum age requirements.

Present a valid driver's license.

Present a major credit card in renter's name at the time of rental.

PICO y PLACA Ordinance (“Peak and [License] Plate”): Colombia enacted an ordinance to help regulate traffic during rush hours.  All rental car companies must abide by this law and arrangements must be made upon picking up the rental vehicle with the station personnel.

Customers must comply with the PICO y PLACA regulations in the cities that have enacted this ordinance. Please confirm with the rental agent which cities comply with the PICO y PLACA laws before leaving the rental location.

Bogota, Cartagena & Santa Marta: The digits of the license plates are chosen such that a car with that license plate cannot be driven at a certain time on a certain day of the week. The restricted digits associated to each day are rotated yearly.

This location accepts notarized Chinese Drivers License.

Third Party Liability (TPL) is not an insurance. The purchase of TPL is optional and not required in order to rent a vehicle. Customers can obtain additional coverage for damages and injuries to third parties under the local rental car company's insurance, up to the policy limit of $300,000,000 COP (approximately $100,000 USD), over and above the basic liability coverage ($20,000,000 COP, approximately $7,000 USD) included in the time and mileage rate. TPL coverage is subject to the actions listed in the rental agreement that invalidate TPL.
No Deductible applies.

Barranquilla Airport (BAQ) Car Rental FAQs

The cost of a rental car depends on many factors and can vary greatly. These factors include:

  • The length of time you are renting the car
  • Car class selected
  • Rental location
  • Added insurance or protection products
  • Additional products selected
  • If you have to modify your reservation
  • If you have to extend your reservation
  • If you have to change your rental drop-off location

For the most accurate pricing, start a reservation.

To rent a car from Enterprise Rent-A-Car in the United States and Canada, you will need the following:

  • To be 25 years old 
  • A valid driver's license with a photo
  • A photo ID (For example: a driver’s license or passport)
  • Credit or debit card (check the acceptable forms of payment at the location you’re renting from)

Some locations may require additional information, including but not limited to: 

  • An International Driving Permit (IDP): If the license is written in a language or characters different to those of the country of rental, an IDP is also required. Renters are advised to check whether local authorities require foreign drivers to present an International Driving Permit to avoid the risk of potential fines. Renters with licenses from countries who are not part of the International Driving Permit Agreement should carry a certified translation.
  • Return travel and accommodation information: Visitors to the UK must also provide proof of return travel and accommodation information while in the UK. 

As a customer, you have a choice as to how you would like to pay for fuel.

Fuel Policy at Non-Airport locations:

  • You may refuel the vehicle to the same fuel level you received when you picked up the vehicle, or if you choose not to refuel the vehicle to the same fuel level, you will be charged the local Enterprise rate which is typically above the local pump price. An additional refueling charge may apply at some locations.
  • A full tank of gas is not guaranteed.

Fuel Policy at Airport Car Rental Locations:

  • You may refuel the vehicle to the same fuel level you received when you picked up the vehicle, or if you choose not to refuel the vehicle to the same fuel level, you will be charged the local Enterprise rate which is typically above the local pump price. An additional refueling charge may apply at some locations.
  • You may opt to pre-pay for fuel -- Pre-pay gives you two conveniences:
    • You can avoid the hassle of having to fuel up the vehicle before returning.
    • Pre-pay fuel option is calculated at the local rate of gas minus a per gallon discount.

Note: Prepaid fuel is only sold in full tanks at the discounted price per gallon and is not refundable. Local fuel rates will vary by the area you are renting a vehicle.

For additional questions, please visit our main car rental FAQs page.