London Gatwick Airport

Cheap Car Hire in London Gatwick Airport

London Gatwick Airport
2 Jun — 9 Jun
Same drop-off
London Gatwick Airport
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London Gatwick Airport Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of gas per litre£1.62
Average price per day£60
Cheapest price per day£19

What is the cheapest time to hire a car at London Gatwick Airport?

January

£23

February

£33

March

£38

April

£53

May

£45

June

£34

July

£38

August

£39

September

£37

October

£35

November

£32

December

£47

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at London Gatwick Airport is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is April. 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.

Top hire agencies in London Gatwick Airport

All major car hire suppliers in London Gatwick Airport
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5.1

Comfort

4.3

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8.0

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10.0

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7.0

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7.0

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8.0

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5.0

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7.0

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11 reviews2 locations
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8.0

Comfort

8.0

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6.6

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5.3

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5 reviews1 location
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7.2

Comfort

6.4

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5.6

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10 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.9

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4.9

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4 reviews1 location
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7.0

Comfort

6.0

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5.0

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5.0

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4.5

Best London Gatwick Airport Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car at Gatwick?

Car hire in Gatwick will essentially fall into the Crawley, West Sussex region, as Gatwick (LGW) is a large airport within that area, as opposed to a city or town. In order to get cheap car hire at Gatwick, you will need some documentation. As a British citizen, you will be able to use your usual valid driver’s licence. You will also need some additional photographic identification, such as a passport. Make sure you have insurance and an international credit card with sufficient funds for the transaction and you will be on your way in no time.

What are the rules for driving near Gatwick?

When driving with your hired car in Gatwick and the surrounding areas, you will be driving on the left-hand side of the road. Certain London areas have a congestion charge to enter the main city, so make sure you check with the local motor vehicle authority for updates on this and other road rules. All passengers will need to be buckled up at all times, and children under 1.5 metres in height will require an appropriate car seat. Bus lanes are marked with a blue line and need to be avoided at all times, and you must stay under the blood alcohol limit of 0.08%. With your car hire from Gatwick, you will encounter many roundabouts. Always give way to traffic entering from the right.

What type of car is recommended for driving near Gatwick?

Gatwick car hires are a suitable way to see this busy British area with enough autonomy to enjoy the sights at your leisure. You will find this part of England has well-maintained roads that are easy to get around, with ample signage and familiar rules of the road. Economy car hire or passenger car hire from Gatwick are a great way to travel. Fuel saving and easy to drive, you will find that zipping around central urban areas or even the surrounding countryside is easily handled. Car hire from Gatwick offers the vehicle for any business or leisure trip.

Where are some of the best places to park at or near Gatwick?

If you are planning on parking your cheap car hire in Gatwick at the airport, you can expect to pay higher than usual prices due to the high traffic volume. Roughly £12 per hour is standard, but you will have the luxury of a covered, professional car park that enables you to leave your car as long as you like. Their official long-stay prices start at around £165. If you are staying in Crawley, it is advised you find an official car park, as airport parkers do not have priority in the urban parts of the town. Crawley Parkside is probably a wise place to leave your Gatwick car hire in terms of connections to public transportation. Prices start at about £1.60 per hour, and it is open 24 hours a day.

What is the cheapest hire car found at London Gatwick Airport?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £48/day when booking a car hire at London Gatwick Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for £15/day from INTERRENT , booked on Jul. 28.

Which car rental providers are at London Gatwick Airport?

There are 10 car hire providers located at London Gatwick Airport. The following companies can be found near the London Gatwick Airport car rental counter:
Thrifty (10.0)
keddy by Europcar (9.4)
Sixt (8.4)
Hertz (8.1)
Enterprise (7.8)
Budget (7.0)
Avis (6.4)
Europcar (5.8)
GREEN MOTION (5.3)
Easirent (4.5)

Which car rental company is considered to be the best at London Gatwick Airport?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (9.0 rating), keddy by Europcar (8.7 rating) and Alamo (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies at London Gatwick Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a car at London Gatwick Airport for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

Hiring a car at London Gatwick Airport for a week can be a great option for travel. GREEN MOTION , the most popular car hire company for this area, offers hire cars for around £276/week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car at London Gatwick Airport for the best price?

Booking your car hire early can save you up to 12%. Aim to book your car hire at least 90 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price at London Gatwick Airport.

Can I rent a car for a month at London Gatwick Airport?

Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month at London Gatwick Airport.