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Car rental at the London Heathrow Airport

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At the London Heathrow Airport we recommend the following car rental offers

from 41 $ per day
Basic package

Good offers for a small budget

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7 Days from 12.06 - 19.06.2023
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from 42 $ per day

Small, agile and economical - that's all it takes!

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7 Days from 12.06 - 19.06.2023
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from 49 $ per day
All-round carefree package

This way nothing can go wrong - carefree and all inclusive!

e.g. Fiat 500
7 Days from 12.06 - 19.06.2023
Example vehicle

Rent a Car at the London Heathrow Airport

Summer is just around the corner and you want to spend a few days in London with your own rental car? This is an excellent idea. When you land at London Heathrow Airport you can directly pick up the previously booked rental car at one of the car rental agencies. Spend your summer vacation with the rental car at your favorite places in London and enjoy the British capital up close.

Frequently asked questions about car rental booking London Heathrow Airport

How much does a rental car at London Heathrow Airport cost?

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A cheap rental car is available from as little as 269 $ per week. We compare the prices of all reputable car rental companies and show you the best offer, so you can relax and drive to Big Ben, Buckingham Palace or London Eye.

Small cars are especially popular and you can rent them from as little as 286 $ per week. If you are traveling to London with the whole family, a family car is suitable for 362 $ per week. Convertibles for 605 $ per week or rental cars with electric drive are also available at London Heathrow Airport.

If you only need a rental car for a day, you can rent it for as low as 39 $ per day.

Where can I find the car rental counter at London Heathrow Airport?


When you leave the baggage claim area, you will find the car rental counters on your right. If you opt for express rental, you can sign up online to pick up your rental car faster.

In addition, a contactless key handover is possible. Simply select your preferences accordingly in the search mask under "Included services". A return of the rental car is possible at any time, even outside opening hours. Simply leave the key of the rental car in the key box provided for this purpose. After landing, simply make your way to the car rental as quickly as possible to avoid wasting valuable vacation time in London.

What do I have to consider with the rental car in England?

  • Please note that in England you have to drive on the left side of the road.
  • If you want to drive with the rental car in the London city center, Monday to Friday from 7:00 to 18:00 o'clock a daily fee, the city toll "London Congestion Charge", is due. You can register online in advance. Simply enter the license plate number, the country of registration and the relevant date. Payment is made by credit card.
  • Please also note that in England there is an absolute ban on smoking in the car if minors are travelling with you.
  • If you want to make a phone call while driving, please use a hands-free system provided for this purpose.

What extras are included in the price of the rental car at London Heathrow Airport?


Extras and inclusive services such as a navigation device, an additional driver or unlimited kilometers are already included in the rental price, depending on the offer. You can specify further extras such as a child seat when booking in the reservation form under the item "Additional equipment" or alternatively in the field "Message to our service team". This way you can put together your perfect rental car for London individually.

The applicable fees for this can be found in the rental terms and conditions and are usually payable upon acceptance of the rental car on site. In addition, the price of the rental car always includes liability insurance.

Can I pick up the rental car at London Heathrow Airport and return it at another location?


You can also return the rental car to a car rental agency at another location in England, such as Bristol, Sheffield or Manchester. This way, you don't have to return the rental car to London Heathrow Airport, but you can go on an exciting road trip. Simply change the place of return in the search mask. For the so-called one-way rental, additional fees apply.

If you want to take turns driving the rental car on a longer trip, you can also specify an additional driver. In some offers, an additional driver is already included in the rental price.

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“Friendly reception at SIXT counter! We got a free upgrade to larger car, since we were five. The rental car was found quickly and also the return was problem-free.”

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“Very good service on site and very friendly. I got a very good explanation of the special functions in and on the car.”

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