London

Cheap Car Hire in London from ฿462

London, England, United Kingdom
24 Apr — 1 May
Driver's age: 26-65
London, England, United Kingdom
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London car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in London. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Most popular company

GREENMOTION

Price of petrol per litre

฿68.23

Average price per day

฿2,029

Cheapest price per day

฿462

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in London?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in London and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

January

฿880

February

฿953

March

฿1,283

April

฿1,467

May

฿1,797

June

฿1,980

July

฿2,164

August

฿1,797

September

฿1,503

October

฿1,210

November

฿1,027

December

฿1,760

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in London is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in London

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in London and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

There are, in total, 342 car hire locations in London that are operated by 39 companies. In the past week, small car is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: ฿537/day). Explore 3 car types currently offered from London hire providers:

Economy

Economy

฿537+

Compact

Compact

฿562+

Intermediate

Intermediate

฿627+

Mini

Mini

฿528+

Premium

Premium

฿1,326+

Luxury

Luxury

฿2,871+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

฿647+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

฿746+

Compare available car types for rental in London

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in London to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Small cars

฿990 - ฿2,927

All Car Types

฿1,499 - ฿22,559

To hire a small car in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿1,798/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in London, the United Kingdom (~฿990/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿2,927/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a small car saves you 64% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best London small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿4,191/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in London, the United Kingdom (~฿1,279/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿9,990/day). In fact, February is about 70% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a medium car saves you 16% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best London medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿11,884/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in London, the United Kingdom (~฿2,132/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿89,644/day). In fact, February is about 83% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a large car is 59% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿10,253/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in London, the United Kingdom (~฿1,405/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿89,073/day). In fact, March is about 87% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a SUV is 52% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best London SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿6,324/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in London, the United Kingdom (~฿2,468/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿14,789/day). In fact, February is about 61% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a van is 22% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in London, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿4,485/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in London, the United Kingdom (~฿2,204/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿6,234/day). In fact, February is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for London. When comparing with other car types available for hire in London, hiring a luxury car saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Honda City฿537/day
2
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A/C
Honda City
Hyundai i20฿562/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20

Top rental agencies in London

Explore the leading car rental agencies in London known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in London. Reviews were last updated on 17 April 2024.
Rent a car with one of the top providers serving the London area such as Hertz, Easirent and Budget. Reviews, pricing info, pickup locations, and other important details are available to aid your decision.

Hertz

6.8
Okay
109 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

7.7

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.8

Value

6.4

Easirent

4.7
Mediocre
152 reviews17 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.1

Overall

4.6

Pick-up/drop-off

4.8

Value

4.9

Budget

7.6
Good
71 reviews15 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.6

Value

7.2

Sixt

7.4
Good
63 reviews18 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.2

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.3

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

6.9

GREEN MOTION

5.3
Fair
73 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.3

Overall

5.2

Pick-up/drop-off

5.0

Value

5.5

National

11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

keddy by Europcar

9.3
Wonderful
2 reviews39 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

9.3

Pick-up/drop-off

8.6

Value

9.3

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.8
Very Good
10 reviews24 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.1

Comfort

9.1

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

8.8

Value

9.1

Best London car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in London. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in London with an average daily rate of ฿709. Data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Check out some of the very best car rental deals we've found in London. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Honda City฿537/day
2
M
A/C
Honda City
Hyundai i20฿562/day
4
M
A/C
Hyundai i20
Honda Civic฿627/day
5
M
A/C
Honda Civic

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in London, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in London?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under ฿2,029/day when booking a car hire in London. The absolute best deal a user found was for ฿1,162/day from SURPRICE CAR RENTAL , booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in London?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in London from the following companies over the past two weeks: SURPRICE CAR RENTAL (฿528/day), GREEN MOTION (฿647/day), and DRIVALIA (฿892/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in London?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), keddy by Europcar (10.0 rating) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (8.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in London.

  • What are petrol prices like in London?

    The average price of petrol in London is ฿68.23/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿3,070 and ฿4,435 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in London for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

    GREEN MOTION is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in London. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about ฿7,842 per week.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in London for the best price?

    Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 49% in London - we recommend booking at least 7days in advance.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in London?

    Typically how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For London however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in London for a month?

    We’ve recently found that SURPRICE CAR RENTAL offers you prices that are 49% cheaper than the average rate available for a long-term rental. The average cost of a car rental in London for a month is ฿33,608. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.

  • How much is a car hire in London for a weekend?

    For a weekend car hire in London, you can expect the average price to be around ฿0. Usually a Mini hire in London is your cheapest weekend car hire option, though you should always check Cheapflights to see if there are other deals on alternative car hire types. If you do opt for hiring a Mini for May, it will cost approximately ฿1,614 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in London?

    Ford Transit, which is a Standard vehicle, is the most popular to hire at London according to Cheapflights users.

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Small car rentals in London

Find small car rental deals in London from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in London cost an average of ฿1,107 per day. Price data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Toyota Yaris฿462/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Nissan March฿464/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March
Nissan March฿562/day
2
M
A/C
Nissan March

Car rentals by fuel type in London

Browse car rentals by fuel type in London. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in London. Deals were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in London. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (฿20+).

Electric

Electric

฿20+

Hybrid

Hybrid

฿48+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

฿43+