Gatwick Car Hire

Gatwick Car Hire

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Gatwick car hire information

Pick-up location Gatwick
Hire locations 6
Airport locations 6

Gatwick car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Enterprise
Best rated
7.9 Good (8 reviews)
1 location in Gatwick
Enterprise
Locations in Gatwick
Gatwick Airport
+44 129 360 9090
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From €39/day
Rated no. 2
Europcar
Most popular
5.9 Okay (6 reviews)
2 locations in Gatwick
Europcar
Locations in Gatwick
London Gatwick South Terminal
+44 371 384 3408
Windmill Garage
+44 371 384 9986
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From €6/day
Rated no. 3
INTERRENT
interrent
Cheapest deal
4.0 Okay (6 reviews)
1 location in Gatwick
keddy by Europcar
keddy
2 locations in Gatwick
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Gatwick
Gatwick Airport, North Terminal
Windmill Garage
+44 371 384 9986
From €17/day
Alamo
alamo
1 location in Gatwick
Alamo
Locations in Gatwick
Enterprise Rent A Car
+44 129 360 9090
Avis
avis
1 location in Gatwick
Avis
Locations in Gatwick
North Terminal
+44 344 544 6001
City Car & Truck Rentals
city
1 location in Gatwick
City Car & Truck Rentals
Locations in Gatwick
London Gatwick Airport
Hertz
hertz
1 location in Gatwick
Hertz
Locations in Gatwick
Gatwick Apt North Terminal
National
national
1 location in Gatwick
National
Locations in Gatwick
Enterprise Rent A Car
+44 129 360 9090
Rhodium
rhodium
1 location in Gatwick
Rhodium
Locations in Gatwick
London Gatwick South Terminal LONDON GATWICK AIRPORT
+44 129 346 1061
Right Cars
rightcars
1 location in Gatwick
Right Cars
Locations in Gatwick
TImberham House Gatwick Airport

Car hire locations in Gatwick

Good to know

Most popular agency GREEN MOTION
Most popular car type Compact
Average price €21/day
Good deal €12/day

When to book a hire car in Gatwick

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Top tips for renting a car in Gatwick

  • Popular attractions like Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, and the British Museum are located in different areas of London Having a hire car lets you easily reach all of these destinations during your stay. At nighttime you’ll also definitely want to check out the hip bars and nightclubs of Soho as well.
  • Gatwick Airport serves customers traveling in and out of Southeast England. For convenience, the airport partners with several car hire agencies to provide them with offices out of the south terminal. A few of the hire car companies operating out of London Gatwick include Sixt, Avis, Budget, and Europcar.
  • While driving in Gatwick you’ll have to become comfortable with driving on the left side of the road. Be sure to drive cautiously and within the speed limits during your stay. Unbeknownst to tourists, cameras are placed all around the city to monitor drivers. Along with speeding, they will also ticket drivers for illegal turns, texting while driving, or not wearing a seatbelt.
  • Traffic jams can be a problem in London. It is especially a challenge in the city’s center from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. To minimize this problem, congestion charge zones have been established. So, if you are driving in this area during business hours, you’ll have to pay a toll.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Gatwick for €12 or less
  • Book your car hire in Gatwick at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini car hires in Gatwick are around 86% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Gatwick

How much does it cost to hire a car in Gatwick?

On average a hire car in Gatwick costs €23 per day.

What is the most popular hire car in Gatwick?

Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most frequently booked hire car type in Gatwick.

What is the best hire car agency in Gatwick?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire companies in Gatwick are National (8.2, 3585 reviews), Enterprise (7.9, 8 reviews), and Alamo (7.6, 1 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

Car hire companies onsite at Gatwick Airport include Easirent, Hertz, Sixt, keddy by Europcar, Dollar and Budget.

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

Car hire companies onsite at Heathrow Airport include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, keddy by Europcar, Dollar, Budget and Ace.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Gatwick Airport (LGW)?

Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Gatwick Airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, INTERRENT, keddy by Europcar, Dollar, Budget and Ace.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Heathrow Airport (LHR)?

Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Heathrow Airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, INTERRENT, Dollar, Budget, Ace and Alamo.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Luton Airport (LTN)?

Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Luton Airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, INTERRENT, keddy by Europcar, Budget, Alamo and Enterprise.

How can I find hire car agencies near me in Gatwick?

Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best hire cars near you.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Gatwick?

You can rent a variety of cars in the city of London. Choose a compact car like a Kia Sportage or Ford Fiesta. If looking for luxury or sporty vehicle, consider a Mercedes Benz A-Class or a Land Rover. With several charging stations around London, renting an electric car might be cost efficient if one is available.

What's the speed limit in Gatwick?

You’ll drive mostly on the highway throughout your visit, which permits drivers speeds of up to 70 mph (113 km/h). Driving from one neighborhood to another, you might be able to take a single or two-lane highway with speed limits of 60-70 mph.

How are gas prices in Gatwick?

Gasoline prices in London cost around $5.79 per gallon. This is slightly higher than in other areas of the UK, such as Manchester and Glasgow, as well as in the United States. During the holidays, petrol prices tend to increase in and around London. Diesel costs a little more, although these cars are thought to be more fuel efficient.

Where are the best places to park in Gatwick?

Finding parking in and around London can be complicated at times. One way to deal with this problem is to park on a side street in a residential area and catch the tube to your destination. If visiting the central communities of London, you can park on the street for free in the evenings and on Sundays. But note that some parking spots are reserved for residents only, so look for signs. Parking lots (“car parks”) are also popular and safe places to park your hire vehicles. There are large parking lots and garages in Chinatown, Covent Garden, and Theatreland.