Renting a car in Gulf Shores is probably the best way to get around, unless you are driving there with your own vehicle. It will make transportation from the airport easier and cheaper as both major airports near Gulf Shores are about an hour away. Also, you'll want a car to explore all the beaches and attractions in Gulf Shores and the surrounding areas.

You can pick up a rental car at the airport. A local car rental company that services Gulf Shores is Jack Edwards. You can call for reservations and information: 251-968-6380.

If you are flying into Mobile you have much more choices than at Pensacola. Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz and National all have booths here. Avis and Budget are the only ones that service the Pensacola airport.

Phone Numbers for Mobile Airport:
  • Avis: 251-633-4743
  • Budget: 251-633-0669
  • Dollar: 251-634-1231
  • Enterprise: 251-634-8639
  • Hertz: 251-968-6490
  • National: 251-633-4003

At the Pensacola Airport:

  • Avis: 850-433-5614
  • Budget: 850-432-9744

For Airport Shuttle Service or Taxi Cab to Either Mobile or Pensacola Airport Call:

*GulfSouth Airport Shuttle: (251) 269-3527

*AirTranz  Xpress Shuttle:  (251) 237-3200