|Most popular company||GREENMOTION|
|Price of gas per litre||£1.94|
|Average price per day||£71|
|Cheapest price per day||£21|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car at London Luton Airport is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is June. 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.
If you’re a UK/EU resident looking to obtain a cheap car hire in Luton, you should have a valid driver’s licence, proof of address and be no younger than 21 years old. Non-UK/EU citizens must also produce a valid International Driving Permit for hire cars in Luton. There is a long list of car hire locations in Luton, with companies like Europcar, Avis/Budget and Green Motion operating several offices in the surrounding area. Visa and MasterCard or debit cards are generally approved for payment.
It is legal to drive only on the left in the UK, and if you have a car hire in Luton, all occupants must wear seatbelts. Drivers can use mobiles only with a hands-free device. The legal speed limit is 30 mph unless otherwise stated except when driving on single carriageways like the A505 (it’s 60 mph). On dual carriageways like the (A1081) or motorways (including the M1) the limit is 70 mph. Motion and traffic cameras are widely used across the UK along motorways, at road junctions and in the city centre, so always proceed with caution when driving hire cars in Luton. The blood alcohol limit in Luton is 80 milligrams of alcohol per 100 ml of blood. For international motorists, it’s always best to check with the Luton department of motor vehicles for recent law changes, and all drivers should be in possession of their ID and hire papers while driving.
Cheap car hires in Luton such as the Volkswagen Voyage or Toyota Aygo are fit for navigating the narrow city streets and get you better fuel efficiency. Luxury car hires in Luton, including the Cadillac STS and the BMW 3-Series, are aimed at business travellers and those who prefer increased comfort on the open road. You should consider passenger van hires like the Ford EcoSport or the Nissan Grand Livina for large groups or families who require extra storage space.
Upper George Street and Wellington Street are two locations where short-term on-street parking is allowed for maximum periods of two hours, if you’ve got quick errands downtown. Luton Borough Council manages several municipal car parks, where you can park a car hire in Luton. These include garages at Chapel Viaduct and Brunswick Street, where tariffs are about £1.50 per hour or around £3.60 for four hours. Many offer reduced rates on weekends and bank holidays, and most parking is free between 18:00 and 08:00. Blue Badge spaces are provided at several city car parks. PayByPhone is commonly used by city residents, but many downtown parking areas also accept credit or debit cards.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £59/day when booking a car hire at London Luton Airport. The absolute best deal a user found was for £18/day from INTERRENT , booked on Jul. 28.
There are 4 car hire providers located at London Luton Airport. The following companies can be found near the London Luton Airport car rental counter:
GREEN MOTION (1.9)
According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire at London Luton Airport from the following companies over the past two weeks: GREEN MOTION (£22/day), Alamo (£34/day), and Easirent (£50/day).
Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Enterprise (10.0 rating), Alamo (8.0 rating) and Sixt (7.4 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies at London Luton Airport.
GREEN MOTION is one of the top picks at London Luton Airport. They can have you in a hire car for about £340 per week on average.
Our data suggests that booking early can save you up to 15% on a hire car at London Luton Airport. Take advantage of below-average prices by booking at least 90 days prior to your desired date.
Typically, how long you can hire a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For London Luton Airport however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.