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The perfect way to solve the problem of getting around on a UK holiday is with car rental. UK journeys can often be made far more easily and conveniently in your own vehicle than when you have to rely on rail, bus and air journeys. It is a practical solution, putting you in control of where you want to go at a time that suits you.
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From £3.99 per day
How to organise cheap car hire in the UK
It’s quick and easy to compare deals to rent a car in the UK. Our price-comparison service will have you booked and on the road in no time at all.
Covering locations across the whole of the UK, we offer extensive search options for anyone looking to rent UK car hire. Whether you need an airport or port pick-up point, or are using one of the many downtown locations in the UK’s cities and towns, we can find you a vehicle at a price to suit nearby.
Travelling with a bigger party? Check out our minibus hire options. From 7-seater car hire to 16-seater minibus hire, there’s room for everyone.
It’s not a problem if you’re arriving at a UK airport. Airport pick-up is a convenient option that will take the stress out of arriving, and car hire is available from all major airports up and down the country. Options in London include: Gatwick Airport (LGW), Heathrow Airport (LHR), London City Airport (LCY), Luton Airport (LTN), Stansted Airport (STN), London Metropolitan area (LON) and Southend (SEN).
What to look out for when booking your UK car hire
Once you have made your reservation, follow our tips to ensure you minimise additional costs and avoid problems with your vehicle when picking up your car.
- Ensure you have a driving licence and that it is in date. This may be a photo licence or a paper licence. Drivers from overseas can drive any car as long as they have a valid licence from their home country. You will also need to have a credit card to act as a deposit when you pick up your vehicle.
Where to explore
There is so much to see and do in the UK, from National Parks to seaside resorts, big cities to quaint country villages…
Some of the highlights of driving in the UK include the following scenic delights:
The Isle of Wight – take the ferry from Southampton or Portsmouth over to the island and explore the peaceful roads, countryside and wonderful beaches that many artists call home.
Five great UK driving routes
If you want to use your UK car hire to take in some iconic routes, why not try one of our recommendations for something special?