Heathrow Airport Mini Guide
Just 15 miles from the centre of London
can be easily reached by car via motorway by taking either the M4 or M25. Heathrow Airport or London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is the biggest and busiest airport in the United Kingdom, and it is also one of the busiest airports in the world. Car hire at Heathrow Airport is immensely popular for those who want to travel to the main businesses and tourist attractions of London.
We advise you to book in advance and plan your reservation carefully as Heathrow has five terminals spread out over a massive floor space. Car Rental Desks can be found throughout Heathrow Airport, and we are pleased to offer a vast variety of rental vehicles to suit all needs.
Cheapest car hire at Heathrow Airport
Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van
2 Adults, 4 Doors
From 38.77 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 271.39 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 57.04 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 399.28 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Transit Cargo Van
3 Adults, 4 Doors
From 58.20 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 407.42 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Transit Cargo Van
3 Adults, 4 Doors
From 66.93 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 468.53 EUR from 20/06/2022
Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T
3 Adults, 3 Doors
From 67.24 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 470.68 EUR from 20/06/2022
4 Adults, 3 Doors
From 73.61 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 515.30 EUR from 20/06/2022
5 Adults, 5 Doors
From 76.22 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 533.54 EUR from 20/06/2022
5 Adults, 5 Doors
From 80.54 EUR/day
7 Days rental at 563.84 EUR from 20/06/2022
*daily rates in Heathrow Airport based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.
Useful to know about Heathrow Airport
- Heathrow is the third busiest airport in the world.
- But it is only the second busiest airport in Europe after Paris Charles de Gaulle in terms of aircraft handled although it handles over ten million more passengers per year that CDG.
- Heathrow Airport is owned by BAA Limited.
- In 2007 the Labour Government approved a project for a sixth Heathrow airport terminal.
- In 2010 the new Tory Government cancelled the project.
Popular car hire destinations in Heathrow Airport
Best car rental companies in Heathrow Airport
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Nearest car hire pickup locations at or near Heathrow Airport
Northern Perimeter Road West Hounslow, Middlesex, London, Tw6 2qe
Great South West Road, Feltham, Tw14 0pr
109 Vicarage Farm Road, Hounslow, Tw34nn
25-45 Hampton Road West, Hanworth, Tw13 6ap, Eng
The Green Business Centre, The Causeway, Staines, Tw18 3al
1-2 Lees Road, Uxbridge Road, Uxbridge, Ub10 0pq, Eng
Heathrow Airport car hire information
Total Cars Available
Average prices per day for car hire at Heathrow Airport
*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices
FAQs about car hire at Heathrow Airport
How much does car hire at Heathrow Airport cost?
Car hire at Heathrow Airport costs as little as €43.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Intermediate class vehicle is €199.30 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €840.90 per day from EASIRENT for a Ford Tourneo.
What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Heathrow Airport?
8 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Heathrow Airport, including BUDGET, NATIONAL, HERTZ, see the full list here
What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental at Heathrow Airport?
None of the car hire companies at Heathrow Airport are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.
Who is the best car rental agent at Heathrow Airport?
Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Alamo EHI has the highest customer rating for car hire at Heathrow Airport with a score of 8.4/10
with BUDGET EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.1/10
How much does it cost to hire a compact car at Heathrow Airport?
Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire at Heathrow Airport is €533.54 per week from GREEN MOTION.
Who is the cheapest car hire agent at Heathrow Airport?
The cheapest car hire company at Heathrow Airport is EASIRENT, with prices for a class car such as the Volkswagen Caddy Combo Van available from as little as €271.39 per week.
How much is fuel at Heathrow Airport?
You can expect to pay €1.958/ltr of petrol and €2.123/ltr of diesel at Heathrow Airport. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.
What car hire agencies are available at Heathrow Airport?
We can arrange great deals on car hire at Heathrow Airport with leading car hire companies such as ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, EASIRENT, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, GREEN MOTION, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, NATIONAL, SIXT, SURPRICE as well as reputable, local car hire companies.
What type of car can I hire at Heathrow Airport?
We can arrange , Compact, Compact Elite, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Intermediate Elite, Luxury, Luxury Elite, Mini, Premium and Standard class rental cars at Heathrow Airport.
How much does it cost to hire a convertible car at Heathrow Airport?
We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire at Heathrow 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 Heathrow Airport is €1817.67 per week from EUROPCAR for a Mercedes C Class Convertible.
Do you have a discount code for car hire at Heathrow Airport?
We don’t have any discount codes for car hire at Heathrow Airport at the moment, however EASIRENT rates start from just €271.39 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €271.39 from EASIRENT in London - Airport - Heathrow 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 Heathrow Airport?
The cheapest price to hire a car for a week at Heathrow Airport is €301.70 per week with an average price of €1395.10 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about car hire agents at Heathrow Airport
Most popular car hire companies at
Europcar (tel: 4403713843410)
Sixt (tel: +44-2070188246)
Budget (tel: 03445444600)
Dollar (tel: 44 208 8976261)
Keddy by europcar (tel: 4403713843410)
Avis (tel: 03445446000)
Easirent (tel: +44 20 3130 0448 / +44 7917796288 (mobile))
Enterprise (tel: 0208-8972100)
Firefly (tel: 00448433093009 )
Hertz (tel: 08433093009)
Pick-up locations for car hire companies at
Europcar (NORTHERN PERIMETER ROAD WEST HOUNSLOW, MIDDLESEX, LONDON, TW6 2QE)
Sixt (Sofitel London Heathrow T5, London, TW6 2GD)
Budget (Central Heathrow Location, Northrop Rd, London, TW6 2QA)
Dollar (THE SHERATON HEATHROW HOTEL, COLNBROOK BYPASS, W. DRAYTON MIDDLESEX, UB7 0HJ, MIDDLESEX)
Keddy by europcar (NORTHERN PERIMETER ROAD WEST HOUNSLOW, MIDDLESEX, NORTHERN PERIMETER ROAD, LONDON, TW6 2QE)
Avis (Central Heathrow Loc, London, TW6 2QA)
Car hire company reviews at
Alamo EHI: Rated 8.4/10 from 14 reviews
BUDGET EMEA: Rated 8.1/10 from 15 reviews
National: Rated 8.0/10 from 12 reviews
Enterprise: Rated 8.0/10 from 190 reviews
Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 7.9/10 from 9 reviews
Avis Europe: Rated 7.9/10 from 284 reviews
Heathrow Airport car hire special offers
We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Heathrow Airport including;
For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from
ALAMO, AVIS, BUDGET, EASIRENT, ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, GREEN MOTION, HERTZ, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, NATIONAL.