We compare rental car prices and car rental from several companies in all popular destinations in United Kingdom, and find the best prices on rental cars. Search for and book in cities and communities such as, London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Nottingham, Sheffield, Bristol, Glasgow, Leicester, Edinburgh, Leeds, Cardiff, Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
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More about United Kingdom
United Kingdom (UK, U.K., Great Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Britain) has approximately 62,348,000 inhabitants and is located in Europe. Total surface/area 244,820 km² / 94,526 mi². United Kingdom is the 22th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 80th largest regarding the surface in the world. The 4th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 11th largest regarding the surface in Europe. The largest regions/states/counties are England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland from a total of four. Alternative names are United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, UK, Britain, Great Britain, U.K.. The capital is London where about 7,556,900 people live. Has neighboring countries such as Ireland. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Ireland. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Pound (GBP). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. The five largest communities are London (c. 7556900 pop), Birmingham (c. 984300 pop), Liverpool (c. 864100 pop), Nottingham (c. 730000 pop), Sheffield (c. 685400 pop). Pound (GBP) is the currency used to make payments within the country. Different languages that are used are e.g. English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic. Sites on internet often have the domain ending .uk. The five highest mountains are Ben Nevis (1344 m / 4,409 ft), Ben Macdui (1309 m / 4,295 ft), Braeriach (1296 m / 4,252 ft), Cairn Toul (1291 m / 4,236 ft) and Sgor an Lochain Uaine (1258 m / 4,127 ft). +44 is the country code when you want to make a phone call to the country. Suggestions on places, attractions, museums that could be worth a visit during your trip to United Kingdom. Weather and maps of the country, cities etc.
Tourist attractions och activities in United Kingdom
Take the opportunity to taste the local wine during your holiday. Borough Wines & Beers, Biddenden Vineyards, Bolney Wine Estate, Bookers Vineyard, Oxney Organic Estate, Frithsden Vineyard, Felstar Vineyard, Stanlake Park, Wickham Vineyard, Greyfriars Vinyard, Hidden Spring Vineyard, Mersea Island Vineyard, Rathfinny Wine Estate Cellar Door and Tasting Room and Dedham Vale Vineyard are examples of wine producers and vineyards. A day for wine tasting in United Kingdom? Tropical houses, tropicarium, zoo, animal parks, aquarium and terrarium are Edinburgh Zoo, Colchester Zoo, Tropiquaria, Newquay Zoo, Birdland Park and Gardens, Dudley Zoo, Borth Animalarium, Blue Reef Aquarium, Paignton Zoo, Isle of Wight Zoo, Molehill Wildlife Park, Bristol Zoo Gardens, Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm and Marwell Zoo. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo? Water parks, amusement parks or theme parks you can go to are for example Legoland, Gulliver’s Land, Alton Towers, Holywell Bay Fun Park, Centerparcs, Box Hill Hiking Area, Camel Creek Adventure Park, Springfield Fun Park, Brean Sands and Waterworld. Do you travel with your children?
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in United Kingdom
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in United Kingdom: Minivan, Intermediate elite, Mini cars (Mini), Medium SUV, Estate, SUV / Jeep (SUV), 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Hybrid cars, Luxury cars (Luxury), Mini elite, Economy cars (Economy), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Special cars (Special), Small SUV, 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Standard cars (Standard), Economy elite, Moped, Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Compact cars (Compact), Convertible, Compact elite, Intermediate, Exotic cars (Exotic), Cargo van, 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Fullsize elite, Electric cars, Premium cars (Premium), Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Luxury elite. Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.
Cars you can rent in United Kingdom are e.g. Large truck-lorry, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Citroen Berlingo, Renault Scenic, Citroen C3 Picasso, Kia Carnival, etc. Fullsize cars: e.g. Audi A5, BMW 3 Series Coupe, Mercedes C Class, BMW 3 Series, etc. Intermediate elite: e.g. BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, etc. Premium cars: e.g. Mercedes E280 CDI, Mercedes C Class, Mercedes CLA, Fullsize elite, Compact elite, Mini elite, Luxury elite, etc. Luxury cars: e.g. Porsche Panamera 4S, Audi A8, Lamborghini Huracan, Mercedes ML, BMW M3, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Audi Q7, BMW X6, Land Rover Freelander, etc. Convertible: e.g. Mini Convertible, BMW 6 Series Convertible, Fiat 500 Convertible, Mercedes E Class Convertible, Citroen DS3 Cabriolet, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Mercedes Viano, Renault Espace, Volkswagen Caddy, Ford Galaxy, Small SUV, etc. Standard cars: e.g. Volkswagen Passat, Audi A4, BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Ford Transit SWB Van, Volkswagen Transporter, Peugeot Partner Cargo Van, Volkswagen Camper, Iveco Tipper, Exotic cars, Hybrid cars, Electric cars, Special cars, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Ford Mondeo, Audi A3, Toyota Avensis, etc. Estate: e.g. Opel Insignia Estate, Skoda Octavia Estate, Citroen C5 Estate, Peugeot 508 Estate, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Renault Trafic, Volkswagen Transporter, Ford Transit, Moped, etc. Minivan: e.g. Toyota Estima, Mercedes Viano, Mercedes Sprinter, Economy elite, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Mazda CX-5, BMW 1 Series, Mystery Car Compact or Larger, Hyundai i30, etc. Small-medium truck-lorry: e.g. Mitsubishi L200 Double Cab, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Fiat 500, Fiat 500 S Dualogic, Smart Fortwo, Medium SUV, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Nissan Micra, Toyota Yaris Hybrid, Ford Fiesta, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Ireland, Isle of Wight, Anglesey, Isle of Sheppey, Lewis with Harris, Hayling Island, Isle of Skye, Isle of Bute, Islay, Island of Raasay, Yell, Wyre, Worms Head, Wiay Island, Wiay Island, White Island, Whalsay, Whale Islet, Whale Island, Wether Holm, Wether Holm, Holm of West Sandwick, Westray, West Mouse, West Linga, West Burra Island, Isle of West Burrafirth, Wedder Holm, Wart Holm, Ward Holm, Walney Island, Wallasea Island, Vorran Island, The Vere, The Vere, Vementry Island, Vatersay Island, Vallay Island, Vaila Island, Uynarey Island, Uyea Island, Uyea, Urie Lingey and Unst etc, the range is smaller.
What to consider when looking for rental cars in United Kingdom?
Book the car in United Kingdom before your trip, it is almost always cheaper. Also, book as early as possible, it becomes more expensive the closer you get to your trip. If your car is supposed to be collected at an airport you should book before you leave, as in London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London City Airport, Birmingham West Midlands International Airport, Liverpool John Lennon Speke Airport, Nottingham City Airport and Doncaster Sheffield Robin Hood Airport. When you are looking for a rental car in United Kingdom, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: Hertz, Keddy By Europcar, National, Green Motion, Dollar, Sixt, Firefly, Avis, Budget, Athol Car Hire, IOM Rent a Car, Alamo, Arnold Clark, Practical, Thrifty, InterRent, Goldcar, Easirent, Hertz Dream Collection, Advantage, Enterprise, Flizzr, Europcar.
Traffic regulations and car driving
As in all countries on earth the number of traffic rules in United Kingdom can be endless, but it does not impose any problems renting and driving a car. In larger cities such as London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Nottingham, Sheffield, Bristol, Glasgow, Leicester, Edinburgh, Leeds, Cardiff, Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry, it is sometimes difficult to drive a car. At rush hour, there can be a lot of traffic and it can be difficult to find parking. Learn the most important traffic and parking regulations to ensure a safe trip and that you abide the law.
Destinations in United Kingdom
Compare car rental in regions such as: Compare Rental Cars England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Car rental in towns such as: Rent a Car London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Nottingham, Sheffield, Bristol, Glasgow, Leicester, Edinburgh, Leeds, Cardiff, Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Coventry, Sunderland, Birkenhead, Islington, Reading, Hull and Preston. Car rental in airports such as: Car Rental London-Heathrow Airport, London-Stansted Airport, Gatwick Airport, London City Airport, Birmingham Airport, Liverpool Airport, Nottingham Airport, Doncaster Sheffield Airport, Bristol Airport, Glasgow Airport, Prestwick Airport, Edinburgh Airport, Leeds Bradford Airport, Cardiff Airport, Manchester Airport, Coventry Airport, London Southend Airport, Belfast Airport, George Best Belfast City Airport and Plymouth City Airport.
Frequently asked questions about car rental in United Kingdom
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in United Kingdom?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in United Kingdom?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.
Can I book without a credit card in United Kingdom?
Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Where can I purchase car rental insurancein United Kingdom?
We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Car rental companies we compare in United Kingdom
Avis, Budget, InterRent, Thrifty, Arnold Clark, Easirent, Hertz, Advantage, Green Motion, Flizzr, National, Dollar, Sixt, Goldcar, IOM Rent a Car, Alamo, Athol Car Hire, Enterprise, Practical, Firefly, Keddy By Europcar, Hertz Dream Collection and Europcar are the companies that autoprio.com compares in United Kingdom.