London Car Hire

Are you looking for cheap car hire deals in London? Search right here!

London, England, United Kingdom
28 Jan — 4 Feb
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London, England, United Kingdom
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Thu 4/2
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When is it cheapest to hire a car in London?

All

£8 - £35

Family size

£33 - £60

Economy

£6 - £19

The cheapest time to hire a car in London is in January. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just £8 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. The price of a car hire in London can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


London car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £31/day to hire a small car in London. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£5/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
London
London Stansted Airport
Citroen C2
£5/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£6/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
London
London Stansted Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£6/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£7/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
London
London Stansted Airport
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£7/day
7 Feb - 11 Feb
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Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
£8/day
5 Mar - 19 Mar
London
Holiday Inn M4J4, 239 Sipson Road
Citroen C2
£8/day
5 Mar - 19 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£8/day
5 Mar - 19 Mar
London
Holiday Inn M4J4, 239 Sipson Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£8/day
5 Mar - 19 Mar
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£10/day
12 Feb - 20 Feb
London
Holiday Inn M4J4, 239 Sipson Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£10/day
12 Feb - 20 Feb
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London Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in London
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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

London Heathrow Airport

London, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Wembley Stadium9.6 mi
Wimbledon Common9.8 mi
Eventim Apollo10.0 mi
Olympia10.7 mi
Royal Albert Hall12.2 mi
London Gatwick Airport

London, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Wimbledon Common19.4 mi
Clapham Common20.8 mi
Brixton Academy21.5 mi
Battersea Park22.5 mi
Chelsea Bridge22.7 mi
London City Airport

London, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

The O2 Arena2.0 mi
Greenwich Park2.9 mi
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park4.0 mi
Tower Bridge5.4 mi
Tower of London5.4 mi

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Car Hire in London

We've had 83,493 searches from users looking to hire a car in London this month so far.

What cleaning measures are being taken by London car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in London. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, some agencies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitised. You can check to see all agencies in London offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in London in February?

For February in London, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was £33 - but some users found deals as low as £1. Stretching your hire over seven days shifts the price range to about £2 to £17.

Is there a fee to cancel my London car hire?

When you hire a car in London, popular agencies such as Alamo, Enterprise, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in London, we can help you find the cheapest car to hire for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to hire in London during February?

A standard is the ideal car to hire when visiting London in February. On average, London receives 60 mm of precipitation and temperatures hover around 7 °C during the month of February. These conditions are well-suited for a standard size car, which can easily handle a bit of rain and even hold up well when temperatures fall. Hiring a Standard in London will cost you £29/day on average.

Which car hire company in London has the most locations?

The city of London has 31 locations owned by keddy by Europcar, with an average daily rate of £23.

What is the speed limit in London?

The speed limit in London is 30 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. London also has a suburban speed limit of 60 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in London, be aware that the speed limit is generally 70 mph.

What is the weather like in London, United Kingdom in January?

Typically, the weather in London through the month of January is 4 °C and the expected precipitation is 70 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

The weather in London during January would likely not impact the type of hire car much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for a London car hire. Price-conscious travellers looking for a London car hire option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for hire are the Ford Focus, the Fiat 500, and the Volkswagen Polo.

Is the weather in London similar to the rest of England?

If you’re looking for a London hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of January it’s important to know that the rest of England typically has a temperature of 4 °C and will usually expect 55.5 mm of precipitation.


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