We compare large companies as well as small and find the best price for all types of cars. Compare rental cars and renting of a vehicle from several companies in the town, Maidstone in United Kingdom.
Rental cars at Maidstone’s train stations (Chatham, Hollingbourne, Cuxton, Strood, Halling, Snodland and Rochester), travel center and airports like Rochester Kent Airport 10 km (6 mi), London Biggin Hill Airport 34 km (21 mi), London Southend Airport 36 km (22 mi) and London City Airport 42 km (26 mi). We have an easy and safe booking system of rental cars online. Search and choose your destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. To find the best price, we compare the following companies; Hertz Aylesford Travis Perkin on Forstal Road Aylesford, Enterprise Car Club Enterprise George St on Enterprise George Street, Europcar on Clarke House Saint Peters Street, Budget Uk on Corpus Christi Hall Fairmeadow, Avis on Corpus Christi Hall Fairmeadow, Enterprise on George Street, Enterprise Flex e Rent Commercial Vehicle & Van Hire on Unit 8 St Laurence Avenue 20 20 Industrial Estate Aylesford, Thrifty Car & Van Rental on 21 Padsole Lane, Europcar Uk on Unit 8 Castleview Business Estate Rochester.
Information about Maidstone
About the town Maidstone, located in the Kent part, England country, United Kingdom. It is the central city in the area. 80th largest town/city when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 88th largest town/district in United Kingdom. The city is located about 9 meters (30 ft) above sea level. Thornton Heath, West Wickham, Hythe, Biggin Hill, Ashtead, Chafford Hundred, Oxted, Fremlin Walk, Allington, Weavering, East Farleigh and Loose are small villages, suburbs and communities nearby. Regardless of how long you are staying the town there are things to experience and do. London (c. 7,556,900 pop), Islington (c. 319,100 pop), Southend-on-Sea (c. 295,300 pop), City of Westminster (c. 247,600 pop) and Bexley (c. 228,000 pop) are larger neighboring communities and cities. With a population of 107,600 (2018) within its administrative limits. Coach Park are bus stations and stops nearby. Learn more about which companies are located in the country.
Sights, Activities and Attractions
Wondering what there is to see and do in Maidstone? Here are a few suggestions on activities, attractions, museums, events, destinations, places and experiences that are worth a visit during your vacation in the town. Golf trip and need to rent a car? Bearsted Golf Club 4 km (3 mi), Tudor Park Country Club 5 km (3 mi), The Ridge Golf Club 9 km (5 mi), Leeds Castle Golf Club 8 km (5 mi), Mote Park Pitch & Putt 2 km (1 mi), Kings Hill Golf Club 8 km (5 mi), Oastpark Golf Course 9 km (5 mi) and Cobtree Manor Park Golf Club 4 km (3 mi) are some golf courses that are close to the community. In the town center there are new as well as old interesting castles to look at, such as Mereworth Castle, Allington Castle, Leeds Castle, The Archbishops Palace, Hadlow Castle and Sutton Valence Castle. Visit the towns beautiful and old strongholds, fortresses and forts like, Fort Borstal, Fort Bridgewoods, Fort Horsted and Fort Luton. Beautiful churches or cathedrals not far away are United Reform Church.
Museums and art galleries in Maidstone that could be interesting are Museum of Carriages and Maidstone Museum. Get an overview of the whole city at North Downs Way Viewpoint and Lookout Point which are located within walking distance from the town center. Parks, green areas and plantings worth visiting for recreation and relaxing are Bridge Mill Way Play Area, South Park, Collis Millennium Green, Tovil Green Field and Clare Park. Interesting historical ruins and places that are worth a visit are St Leonards Tower, Castle, White Horse Stone, Chapel and Thurnham Castle. To watch and experience football, sports and concerts etc. you can visit Maidstone United FC Gallagher Stadium. Recreation and activities? Shepway Center Maidstone and Maidstone Adult Education Center are located close to the town center.
Do you want to do something fun with the whole family? Diggerland are water parks, amusement parks, or theme parks. Tropical houses, tropicarium, zoo, animal parks, aquarium and terrarium are Hemsley Conservation Centre, The Big Cat Sanctuary. Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo? See local aquariums and terrariums? Malls like Royal Star Arcade Shopping Center and The Mall are close by if you want to do some shopping.
Archaeology, Ancient Monuments and History
See historical sites and archeological sites. Boxley Abbey, if you are interested in the areas exciting history and archaeology. Boxley Abbey, Tottington Stone, Coffin Stone, Little Kits Coty House, Kits Coty and Quarry Wood Iron age Earthworks are interesting ancient relics, cultural heritage, antiquities and older buildings. Want to experience historical remains?
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental in airports nearby: Cheap Car Hire London-Heathrow Airport, Cheap Car Rental London-Stansted Airport and Car Hire Gatwick Airport. We allows you to quickly and easily compare results from hundreds of car rental sites at once.
Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Maidstone
Which car rental companies are near or in Maidstone?
There are over 9 car rental companies in Maidstone. Car rental companies such as Enterprise Flex e Rent Commercial Vehicle & Van Hire on Unit 8 St Laurence Avenue 20 20 Industrial Estate Aylesford, Enterprise on George Street, Avis on Corpus Christi Hall Fairmeadow, Hertz Aylesford Travis Perkin on Forstal Road Aylesford, Europcar on Clarke House Saint Peters Street, Budget Uk on Corpus Christi Hall Fairmeadow, Enterprise Car Club Enterprise George St on Enterprise George Street, Thrifty Car & Van Rental on 21 Padsole Lane, Europcar Uk on Unit 8 Castleview Business Estate Rochester, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Maidstone?
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 in Maidstone, 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.
What types of car can I rent in Maidstone?
The range of cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as intermediate elite, mini cars, hybrid cars, standard cars, minibus, estate, fullsize elite, premium cars, fullsize cars, 9 seater minivan, large truck-lorry, moped, small suv, intermediate, minivan, 5 seater minivan, exotic cars, luxury elite, electric cars, suv, medium suv, special cars, mini elite, economy cars, jeep, luxury cars, convertible, small-medium truck-lorry, 7 seater minivan, cargo van, economy elite, compact elite, compact cars in Maidstone.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Maidstone and United Kingdom?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in United Kingdom on Autoprio.com were found at Easirent, Practical, Arnold Clark, IOM Rent a Car, Athol Car Hire, Hertz Dream Collection, Advantage and Goldcar.
What is the best rental car company in Maidstone and United Kingdom?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in United Kingdom are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location then Maidstone. Autoprio.com 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.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance?
Autoprio.com 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 in Maidstone. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in Maidstone. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher from Autoprio.com.
How much do you charge for excess?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft in Maidstone. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75?
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 in Maidstone.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Maidstone.
Which optional extras are available?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Maidstone and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Car rental companies in Maidstone, United Kingdom
IOM Rent a Car, Enterprise, Athol Car Hire, Avis, Thrifty, Hertz Dream Collection, Dollar, Alamo, Goldcar, Sixt, Budget, Practical, Advantage, Green Motion, Keddy By Europcar, Hertz, National, Firefly, Europcar, InterRent, Arnold Clark, Easirent and Flizzr are the companies we compare near Maidstone to find the best price. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as London-Heathrow Airport, London-Stansted Airport, Gatwick Airport and London City Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.