Westminster Palace in London
Book a rental car and discover Great Britain on your own! Great Britain consists of England, Wales and Scotland and offers a great variety of attractions that you will reach best by rental car. Being a year-round destination, it is considered Europe’s most popular holiday spot.
Those who are into outdoor activities will enjoy the many Welsh award-winning golf courses, English hiking trails, and Scottish lochs, whereas city-lovers should head for one of the country capitals by rental car - London, Cardiff, or Edinburgh.
The best way to explore Great Britain’s diversity is to a rent a car. With DriveBoo, you will have a unique opportunity to compare different car rental offers and to book your rental car online.
Every major city in Great Britain offers a wide selection of car hire companies. Due to the fact that most travellers arrive in Great Britain by plane, the best place to hire a vehicle is often at one of Great Britain’s airports.
|England||London Heathrow Airport||LHR|
|England||Leeds Bradford Airport||LBA|
|England||East Midlands Airport||EMA|
|Scotland||Glasgow International Airport||GLA|
|Scotland||Glasgow Prestwick Airport||PIK|
Stress-free travels with the right insurance
Hiring a car in Great Britain leaves you with a plethora of insurance options. You can purchase a non-compulsory insurance covering such types of risk as vandalism, injury, vehicle damage, theft, etc. However, the legal minimum is to have third party insurance.
It is vital to read the terms and conditions of each agreement carefully in order to make an informed and mindful choice about the type of the insurance you want to pursue. You should always choose full insurance for your rental car for both your own and your passengers’ protection.
Great Britain follows the left-hand traffic system; therefore, inexperienced drivers are advised to first practice their skills on less busy roads.
Great Britain follows the imperial system when it comes to road signs; thus, all limits are provided in miles per hour, where 1 mile equals 1.61 kilometres. It’s important to remember that it is rather unusual to see speed limit signs on the roads unless the speed limit differs from the standard limits.
|Type of road||Maximum speed in mph||Maximum speed in km/h|
|Motorway||70 mph||112 km/h|
|Dual carriageway||70 mph||112 km/h|
|Built-up areas||30 mph||48 km/h|
|Single carriageway||60 mph||96 km/h|
Great Britain is a real treasure trove of tourist attractions, all to be discovered with your rental car. Below, you will find a number of examples of Great Britain’s highlights. However, there are many more just waiting to be explored: