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Cheapest car hire at Glasgow Airport

Premium

BMW 5 Series

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 62.53 EUR/day
BMW 5 Series

7 Days rental at 437.76 EUR from April 20

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Intermediate Elite

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 43.86 EUR/day
BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

7 Days rental at 307.07 EUR from April 20

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes
Economy

Volkswagen Polo

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 19.41 EUR/day
Volkswagen Polo

7 Days rental at 135.92 EUR from April 20

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van

2 Adults, 4 Doors

From 22.93 EUR/day
Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van

7 Days rental at 160.51 EUR from April 20

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Intermediate

Volkswagen Jetta

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 21.92 EUR/day
Volkswagen Jetta

7 Days rental at 153.46 EUR from April 20

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Mini

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 18.74 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 131.24 EUR from April 20

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Standard

Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 29.29 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 205.09 EUR from April 20

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 21.03 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 147.26 EUR from April 20

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Fullsize

Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

3 Adults, 3 Doors

From 43.62 EUR/day
Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

7 Days rental at 305.34 EUR from April 20

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

*daily rates in Glasgow Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

Useful to know about Glasgow Airport

  • Glasgow Airport is the second busiest airport in Scotland.
  • Glasgow Airport used to be known as Glasgow Abbotsinch Airport.
  • Terrorists tried to attack Glasgow Airport in 2007 but they were foiled by a local hero.
  • When Glasgow Airport first opened in 1966 it only offered flights to Europe and the United Kingdom.
  • Glasgow Airport is owned by ADI Limited.

Glasgow Airport car hire reviews

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Best car rental companies in Glasgow Airport

5.0
No.1: GREEN MOTION,
based on 18408 reviews
68
41
46
37
55
23 min (average wait time)
5.0
No.2: GREEN MOTION,
based on 18408 reviews
68
41
46
37
55
23 min (average wait time)
8.0
No.3: HERTZ,
based on 13746 reviews
87
77
76
77
83
14 min (average wait time)

Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Glasgow Airport

EASIRENT

70 Lancefield St, Glasgow, G3 8jd

DOLLAR

76 Lancefield Quay Finneston, Glasgow, G3 8hp

FIREFLY

Mt Vernon - 40 Hamilton Road Tollcross, Glasgow , G32 9qa

EUROPCAR

311 Glasgow Road Burnbank, Burnbank, Hamilton, Ml3 0ra

EUROPCAR

124 Glasgow Road, Whins Of Milton, Stirling, Fk7 0lj

EUROPCAR

Unit 3 Boundary Road, Ayr, Ka8 9dj

Recent customer reviews (average rating 6.0/10)

Fritz-Wilhelm Neumann

 

6/10
When I go to gl

When I go to glasgow in August, I'll book a Rhino car again. Best. F.W. Neumann

21/07/2019
Mary

Scotland

8/10
Car was clean a

Car was clean and ready when I arrived, just a short queue at collection desk but was all handled well. I had to drop the car back later in the day than planned and had to pay for another days hire, which is fair I guess. Overall, very happy with the car and process so will use again.

15/11/2019
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Glasgow Airport car hire information

  • 9.0/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Alamo EHI
  • € 131.18
    Average Price:
    Per Week
  • € 131.2
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 53
    Most Popular Type:
    Intermediate
  • 15
    Most Popular Model:
    Opel Corsa
  • 208
    Total Cars Available
     

Car hire locations near Glasgow Airport, Scotland

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Laws and rules of the road when driving in Scotland

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    110kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

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    GBP  1.28/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

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    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

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    YES

    Tolls

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    21

    Min Rental Age

    17

    Min Driving Age

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    Front and Rear

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    Mobile Phones

Average prices per day for car hire at Glasgow Airport

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for todays best prices.

FAQs about car hire at Glasgow Airport

How much does car hire in Glasgow Airport cost?

Car hire in Glasgow Airport costs as little as €18.7 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €29.8 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €202.7 per day from GREEN MOTION for a Ford Ranger Double Cab.

Who is the best car rental agent in Glasgow Airport?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Alamo EHI has the highest customer rating for car hire in Glasgow Airport with a score of 9.0/10

with EUROPCAR Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.4/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Glasgow Airport?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Glasgow Airport is €147.26 per week from GREEN MOTION.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Glasgow Airport?

The cheapest car hire company in Glasgow Airport is GREEN MOTION, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €131.18 per week.

How much is fuel in Glasgow Airport?

You can expect to pay €1.46/ltr of petrol and €1.52/ltr of diesel in Glasgow Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Glasgow Airport?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Glasgow Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, DOLLAR, EASIRENT, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, GREEN MOTION, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, NATIONAL, SIXT as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Glasgow Airport?

We can arrange , Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Luxury Elite, Mini, Premium, Premium Elite, Standard, Standard Elite rental cars in Glasgow Airport.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Glasgow Airport?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Glasgow Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Glasgow Airport is €819.48 from EUROPCAR.

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Glasgow Airport?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Glasgow Airport at the moment, however GREEN MOTION rates start from just €131.18 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €131.18 from GREEN MOTION in Glasgow - Airport - International or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Glasgow Airport?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Glasgow Airport is €131.2 per week with and average price of €208.3 per week across all car hire companies.

Information about car hire agents at Glasgow Airport

Most popular car hire companies at Glasgow Airport:

  • EUROPCAR (tel: 4403713841079)
  • DOLLAR (tel: 44 141 611 7581)
  • KEDDY BY EUROPCAR (tel: 4403713841079)
  • ENTERPRISE (tel: 0141-8401300)
  • EASIRENT (tel: +44 1416117100 / +44 7889 535442)
  • HERTZ (tel: 8433093031)
  • ALAMO (tel: 0141-8401300)
  • NATIONAL (tel: 0141-8401300)
  • GREEN MOTION (tel: +44 141 433 8268 /+44 (0) 333 888 4000 option 1)
  • SIXT (tel: +44-8444993399)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies at Glasgow Airport:

  • EUROPCAR (CAR RENTAL CENTRE CAMPSIE DRIVE, PAISLEY, PA3 2SG)
  • DOLLAR (CAR RENTAL HALL, TERMINAL BUILDING, ST ANDREWS DRIVE, GLASGOW, PAISLEY, PA3 2ST)
  • KEDDY BY EUROPCAR (CAR RENTAL CENTRE CAMPSIE DRIVE, PAISLEY, PA3 2SG, Paisley)
  • ENTERPRISE (CAR RENTAL CENTRE, GLASGOW AIRPORT, PAISLEY, PA3 2ST, SCT)
  • EASIRENT (Easirent Glasgow Airport, 35 McFarlane Street, Paisley, PA3 1SA)
  • HERTZ (Car Hire Building, Glasgow, PA32ST)

Car hire company reviews at Glasgow Airport:

  • Alamo EHI: Rated 8.9/10 from 47 reviews
  • EUROPCAR: Rated 8.4/10 from 62 reviews
  • National: Rated 8.1/10 from 69 reviews
  • SIXT: Rated 8.1/10 from 76 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 8.0/10 from 39 reviews
  • Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 7.9/10 from 14 reviews

Glasgow Airport Mini Guide

Airport Introduction
Glasgow Airport is one of Scotland’s main travel hubs with flights as far afield as the United States seeing around 7 million passengers every year. The single terminal building handles all the domestic and international traffic with most services you would expect at a major airport.  There are two active short stay car parks and one long stay.  Courtesy coaches run every 10–15 minutes to the terminal building taking around 10 minutes. 

Routes to the Airport
Glasgow Airport is an international flight destination with routes from all over the world including Las Vegas and Dubai, plus many domestic flights from around the United Kingdom and Europe.

Glasgow Airport

How Do I Get to my Next Destination?
Once you arrive at Glasgow Airport there are many options available to continue on to your destination.  By car is no problem as the airport is situated just of the M8 motorway and then onwards to Glasgow City to the east or Johnstone Greenock to the west.  The M8 motorway also provides routes to many other locations.  There are a number of car hire companies within the airport terminal or by pre-booking online you can find some great rates.

A mile from the airport is Paisley Gilmore Street Train Station and on average there are eight trains per hour that leave the station to Glasgow Central.  The airport also provides a shuttle bus service into the city centre every 10 minutes.

Glasgow Airport Paisley Gilmore Street Train Station

Public Information
An information desk can be found on the first floor of the terminal building.  It provides terminal maps and answers to any questions. 

Airport Hotel and Accommodation
There are a number of hotels close to the airport so passengers can stay nearby before their flight.  There is even one only 500 metres from the terminal building guaranteeing you won’t miss your flight.

Facilities
  • There are many facilities for passengers including cash machines before and after security and public telephones.
  • Duty free shopping is provided by World Duty Free and can be found after security.  There are a number of other shopping outlets where passengers can pick up any last minute items before boarding. 
  • There are plenty of places to grab a bite to eat before boarding or relax and have a drink.  From a light snack to a three course meal, every appetite is catered for with restaurants and cafes both before and after security.
  • There is Wi-Fi internet access available throughout the terminal building (charges apply).
  • Left luggage at Glasgow Airport is located on the ground floor near the check in area and is open Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm and at weekends from 9.30am to 4pm. 
Further Assistance
For anyone requiring additional assistance it is advisable to contact your airline before you travel so any requirements can be arranged to assist you.  The airport requires 48 hours to make any arrangements.  There are many facilities provided by the airport including disabled toilets, shopping assistance and reserved seating areas.
 

Customer questions about Glasgow Airport car hire

Hello, can you please advise... We want to book with your company but understand there are blocks put on credit cards (for excess) What is the cost of this?

Hi, if you can please confirm the date and location you require the vehicle then I can get a quote for you.

Hi, I've got an email offering free upgrade can I access this or is it for other european countries or is only for Glasgow?

Hi, the offer details will be included on the email, however I think that the offer will apply to all countries, but only certain rental suppliers. Please bear with me and I will just check the offer details for  you.

Customer questions about Glasgow Airport car hire

Hello, can you please advise... We want to book with your company but understand there are blocks put on credit cards (for excess) What is the cost of this?

Hi, if you can please confirm the date and location you require the vehicle then I can get a quote for you.

Hi, I've got an email offering free upgrade can I access this or is it for other european countries or is only for Glasgow?

Hi, the offer details will be included on the email, however I think that the offer will apply to all countries, but only certain rental suppliers. Please bear with me and I will just check the offer details for  you.

Latest Update from Glasgow Airport:

14/05/12 - Flybe are introducing a route from East Midlands Airport in June whilst budget operator Jet2 will commence four new routes from Turkey, Crete, Rhodes and the Canary Island of Las Palmas from the end of this month.

16/05/13 - Jet2 have added eight new routes to their schedules to the Canaries and to several Greek islands. See their website for more details. 

Driving in Glasgow Airport - Need to know

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    L

    Road Driving Side

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    25-48kph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    95kph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    110kph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    GBP  /Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    50mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    GBP £

    Currency

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    21

    Min Rental Age

    17

    Min Driving Age

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    YES

    Tolls

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Glasgow has an international airport which is a base for numerous airlines including Thomson Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines and Jet2. Therefore you can combine low cost flights with cheap car hire in Glasgow Airport to have an affordable holiday in Scotland.

Having a vehicle is useful as Glasgow Airport, which is close to Renfrew and Paisley, is situated some 13 kilometres outside of the city centre of Glasgow. More than seven million passengers use Glasgow Airport (GLA) annually and the airport now offers international flights which used to be the role of Glasgow Prestwick Airport.

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