If you intend to enter the UK via an airport, the nearest international airport to London is London City airport, which is 0.59 miles away (as the crow flies) from London. London City Airport is located in the heart of London's financial district. If you plan to arrive in England via London City Airport, the car rental desks are located next to the terminal building. You can book your hire car to collect at London City Airport ready for your drive to London. From London City Airport you can fly to a range of popular destinations, including sunshine destinations like Ibiza Airport in Spain, Florence in Italy and Malaga Airport, all with cheap car rental available to book in advance on our website.
You also have the choice of arriving into London Heathrow airport located around 22 miles away from London. London Heathrow Airport, England's busiest airport and also one of the busiest airports in the world, acting as British Airway's primary hub airport. This means that you can fly to a broad range of destinations globally, including the UK's favourite sunshine destinations, such as Milan in Italy, with affordable car hire available to book in advance before head off on your journey. If you're flying to the USA you can also book a cheap hire car in advance at low cost rates at Boston, Miami, New York, Los Angeles and a huge range of alternative cities. If planning to arrive into England via Heathrow Airport, always check your car rental confirmation email for details of where to find the car rental pick up location. Heathrow is a very big airport so the car rental zone could be located in the terminal, in a nearby car park or a free shuttle bus journey from the terminal. From Heathrow there are a wide range of UK domestic flights, these are a useful alternative option to using public transport. You're able to jump on a short flight direct from Heathrow Airport to Manchester or fly into Glasgow and collect your hire car when you arrive.
5 miles further away than London Heathrow airport is London Gatwick airport. London Gatwick Airport is in Crawley in the region known as West Sussex and is , catering for 45 million passengers per annum. If you're arriving in England via Gatwick Airport you're able to collect a rental car on arrival at the Airport before you drive to London. hire car desks at London Gatwick are located in the South terminal building, however a few car rental brands may require a quick shuttle bus ride to pick up the car. Always check the car rental confirmation email which will contain full instructions of how to locate the car hire area for your booking. If you're leaving England via London Gatwick Airport, the airport has 100s of routes available. On our website we compare affordable hire car offers at all of the city break destinations available from Gatwick Airport. If you'd like some sunshine following your time in England, you can jump on a cheap flight to Rome Airport to pick up a convertible hire car for your next adventure. If you're heading further afield, London Gatwick also offers routes to Orlando Sanford Airport, where you can collect a cheap SUV rental at the airport when you arrive.
Another possible airport alternative is London Stansted airport approximately 27 miles from central London. Located in the Region of Essex, London Stansted is approximately 40 miles away from Central London. If you plan to landing into London Stansted Airport you can collect your rental car at the airport and then drive over to London. Most of the car rental options we compare at Stansted Airport allow you to pick up the car at the airport terminal and drop it off London. We always includes one way fees for this type of hire in the price. If you plan to jet off via Stansted you can frequent flights to most European city break locations with hire cars available to book in advance, including Faro Airport in the Algarve, Malaga Airport and Alicante Airport in Spain and Milan Airport, Rome and Sicily Airports in Italy.
Along with being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a 11 seater with us.
Essential Cover includes key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and more.
Our essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your vehicle hire booking in London, is a vehicle hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a selection of extra costs that standard insurance does not.
There's a huge amount of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our own frustration with the process of renting a vehicle.
Pricing for rentals in London includes additional fees that other vehicle hire websites don't usually include - this makes sure that our process is as clear-cut as possible.
We accept American Express, Visa or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by your bank or credit card company when hiring a 11 seater with us.
Would you like us to take payment with a method other than debit card and credit card? Please get in touch to let us know. We are open to ideas about how we can improve our service to make booking your vehicle rental a Stress Free experience.
You can book using a large range of currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
Premium cover is the highest option for 11 seater hire insurance we offer.
You can buy Premium Cover along with your 11 seater rental, so that you know the full cost of everything before starting your trip.
So that you can understand all of the options relating to which 11 seater rental insurance product is right for you for your rental in London, we work closely with our vehicle rental partners to provide you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
As always the safety of customers remains our highest priority. As before the crisis and throughout we include free cancellation with a full refund on all rentals. During the crisis, we've significantly reduced our cancellation and refund time, our team deal with all refunds within 1 business day of receiving a customer cancellation request - with the refund usually clearing back to the customer's credit card in less than one week.
All of our car hire providers are carrying out additional cleaning precautions, in line with local regulations, throughout the current pandemic. Here's an overview of the extra steps being carried out.
Europcar have implemented extra car deep cleaning and disinfecting measures. Keys are also disinfected between all rentals and placed in a sealed envelope once disinfected. Infection risk has been further reduced by ensuring that a zero contact policy is in place at the rental desks, with each desk area cleaned between every customer interaction.
Enterprise, Alamo and National locations in
Between each rental, Hertz and Thrifty are carrying out a multi stage cleaning and increased hygiene process, including rigorous cleaning of the keys, door handles and steering wheel.
New protocols are being implemented by Greenmotion, involving the installation of safety protection screens and hand sanitiser units at collection locations. Employees are also now wearing protective equipment including gloves and masks. Greenmotion are also fully sanitising each vehicle between each rental.
Take a trip to Ipswich and spend some time wandering around its famous streets and sidewalks or spend a long weekend at Haywards Heath with a loved one or your family. Cool places like Brighton are full of atmosphere thanks to their lively student populations, bars and restaurants. As well as great cities there are lovely places like the Dorset Coastline. From Sussex and Kent all the way through to Oxfordshire and Berkshire- there is so much choice!
When folk are asked to think of the South East area their first thought might just be the capital city of London but there's so much more to this part of the world than just the capital. Places like Wokingham, Bucks and Shoreham By Sea are just waiting to be explored by yourself and your loved ones in your cheap rental car from Stress Free Car Rental.
With so much packed into a tiny area it's a good job there are so many different railway stations like King's Cross St. Pancras, and Waterloo. All of them are close to cities and places to be.
The South East is serviced by several major airports, including the UK's biggest airport, London Heathrow, which is located 22 miles away from London. If you plan to pick up your car hire at Heathrow Airport and then drop off your hire car at London City Airport, our pricing always includes any additional one-way fees. We also offer a wide range of car hire at Gatwick Airport and Stansted Airport.
Still cant find what you're looking for? Get in touch with one of our car rental advisors and we'll have you on the road in no time.
The 11 seaters on our website include a price match guarantee and free cancellation. This means you can change your mind and cancel your rental with a full refund any time up to 48 hours before you pick up the vehicle.
Looking to hire a 11 seater with no credit card? We compare all the payment options allowing you to collect your 11 seater hire using a debit card instead. Use the filter section on the search page to find these options.
Sharing the driving on your trip? keep an eye out for special bundles on our site for 11 seater hire including free extra drivers. These can save you a small fortune compared with paying for additional drivers when you pick up the vehicle.
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.