Birmingham Airport Mini Guide
Birmingham Airport is situated right in the heart of the UK and is accessible to over 35 million people, within a 2 hour drive which makes hiring a car in UK
and picking up from BHX a great starting point. The airport is just 7 miles east of the city centre in Bickenhill, which is about 20 minutes by car.
You will find the car hire desks in the arrivals area, where a representative will be waiting to meet you. The journey to the city will take about 23 minutes, via the A45, M42 and A38.
If you are going travelling within this area, then choose car hire at Birmingham Airport for value vehicles. We have customers who fly in from all over the world including destinations in the USA, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Africa and they like to book cars ahead of time so that they are waiting for them at the airport.
Cheapest car hire at Birmingham Airport
Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van
2 Adults, 4 Doors
From 40.80 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 285.63 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Transit SWB Van
3 Adults, 4 Doors
From 43.06 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 301.45 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Transit Cargo Van
3 Adults, 4 Doors
From 56.84 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 397.93 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T
3 Adults, 3 Doors
From 61.36 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 429.56 EUR from 20/06/2022
4 Adults, 3 Doors
From 80.76 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 565.38 EUR from 20/06/2022
5 Adults, 3 Doors
From 81.14 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 568.02 EUR from 20/06/2022
4 Adults, 3 Doors
From 81.61 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 571.27 EUR from 20/06/2022
5 Adults, 3 Doors
From 82.44 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 577.09 EUR from 20/06/2022
4 Adults, 3 Doors
From 82.78 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 579.51 EUR from 20/06/2022
*daily rates in Birmingham Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.
Birmingham Airport car hire special offers
We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Birmingham Airport including;
For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from
ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, EASIRENT, ENTERPRISE, HERTZ, NATIONAL.
Useful to know about Birmingham Airport
- Birmingham Airport is the seventh busiest airport in the United Kingdom.
- Was once the 5th busiest airport in the UK but has recently been overtaken by Edinburgh and Luton airports.
- The former low cost carrier Flybe was the most popular airline at Birmingham Airport.
- It is just one of a number of airlines to have hubs there including Ryanair.
- Birmingham Airport is actually located 10 kilometres outside of Birmingham city centre in Bickenhill.
Popular car hire destinations in Birmingham Airport
Best car rental companies in Birmingham Airport
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Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Birmingham Airport
Easirent Birmingham Airport , Unit 37 Elmdon Trading Estate B37 7he, Birmingham, B40 1nt
350 A Stratford Road, Shirley, Solihull, B90 3dn, Eng
Unit 4c, Matrix Point, Duddleston Mill Road, Birmingham, B7 4ad
40 Upper Gough Street, Birmingham, B1 1jl
163 Fordhouse Lane, Stirchley, , Birmingham, B30 3ag
Birmingham Airport car hire information
Total Cars Available
Average prices per day for car hire at Birmingham Airport
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices
FAQs about car hire at Birmingham Airport
How much does car hire at Birmingham Airport cost?
Car hire at Birmingham Airport costs as little as €43.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Intermediate class vehicle is €189.40 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €884.70 per day from EASIRENT for a Ford Tourneo.
What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Birmingham Airport?
9 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Birmingham Airport, including GREEN MOTION, NATIONAL, BUDGET, see the full list here
What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Birmingham Airport?
None of the car hire companies at Birmingham Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
Who is the best car rental agent at Birmingham Airport?
Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Avis Europe Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire at Birmingham Airport with a score of 9.2/10
with Alamo EHI rated second best with a score of 8.8/10
How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Birmingham Airport?
Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Birmingham Airport is €597.91 per week from ENTERPRISE.
Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Birmingham Airport?
The cheapest car hire company at Birmingham Airport is EASIRENT, with prices for a class car such as the Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van available from as little as €285.60 per week.
How much is fuel at Birmingham Airport?
You can expect to pay €1.958/ltr of petrol and €2.123/ltr of diesel at Birmingham Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.
What car hire agencies are available at Birmingham Airport?
We can arrange great deals on car hire at Birmingham Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, EASIRENT, ENTERPRISE, HERTZ, NATIONAL, SIXT as well as reputable, local car hire companies.
What type of car can I hire at Birmingham Airport?
We can arrange , Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Mini, Premium and Standard class rental cars at Birmingham Airport.
How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Birmingham Airport?
We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Birmingham Airport, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car at Birmingham Airport is € per week from for a .
Do you have a discount code for car hire at Birmingham Airport?
We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Birmingham Airport at the moment, however EASIRENT rates start from just €285.60 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €285.60 from EASIRENT in Birmingham - Airport 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 at Birmingham Airport?
The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Birmingham Airport is €301.70 per week with an average price of €1325.80 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Birmingham Airport
Most popular car hire companies at
Europcar (tel: 44 0371 3843423)
Keddy by europcar (tel: 44 0371 3843423)
Easirent (tel: +44 121 222 0599)
Sixt (tel: +44-2070188246)
Hertz (tel: 08433093005)
Green motion (tel: +44 121 296 2980 /+44 (0) 333 888 4000 option 1)
Alamo (tel: 0121-7829030)
National (tel: 0121-7829030)
Budget (tel: 03445444602)
Avis (tel: 03445446013)
Pick-up locations for car hire companies at
Europcar (ARRIVALS HALL, AIRPORT WAY BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT, BIRMINGHAM, B26 3QJ)
Keddy by europcar (ARRIVALS HALL, AIRPORT WAY BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT, DIAMOND HOUSE, AIRPORT WAY, BIRMINGHAM, B26 3QJ)
Easirent (Easirent Birmingham Airport , Unit 37 Elmdon Trading Estate B37 7HE, Birmingham, B40 1NT)
Sixt (Arrivals Hall, Birmingham, B26 3QJ)
Hertz (Airport Way, Birmingham, B26 3QZ)
Green motion (Birmingham International Airport, Station Concourse (Ground Floor), Birmingham, Birmingham)
Car hire company reviews at
Avis Europe: Rated 9.2/10 from 6 reviews
Alamo EHI: Rated 8.8/10 from 10 reviews
Enterprise: Rated 8.7/10 from 15 reviews
National: Rated 8.0/10 from 12 reviews
EUROPCAR: Rated 7.3/10 from 24 reviews
Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 7.3/10 from 140 reviews