If you intend to fly into the UK, the closest international airport to London is London City airport, located 0.59 miles away (as the crow flies) from central London. London City Airport is located in the heart of London's financial district. If you're arriving in England via London City , the car hire collection zone is next to the terminal. You're able to book a cheap rental car to collect at London City Airport ready for your drive to London. From London City Airport you can fly to a range of cities, including sunshine cities like MalagaAirport in Spain and Florence in Italy, all with cheap hire cars available to prebook on our website.
You could also consider the choice of flying into London Heathrow airport which is around 22 miles away from London. Heathrow Airport is the UK's busiest airport and also one of the busiest airports in the world, acting as British Airway's main hub airport. This means that it's easy to fly to a wide range of cities , these include popular sunshine destinations, including Barcelona Airport in Spain, with affordable car hire available to collect on arrival before set off on your road trip. If you're flying further afield you can also book a affordable hire car at low cost rates at Los Angeles Airport, Miami, New York, Orlando and a huge range of other destinations. If planning to arrive into England via London Heathrow Airport, always check your car hire confirmation email for instructions on how to find the car rental pick up location. Heathrow is a big airport so the car hire zone might be in the terminal, in a nearby car park or a short free shuttle bus ride away from the airport terminal. From Heathrow there are a wide range of domestic flights, these can be an alternative option to getting the train. You're able to fly directly from Heathrow Airport to Manchester, Glasgow Airport, or fly into Belfast Airport and pick up your hire car when you land.
5 miles further away than London Heathrow airport is London Gatwick airport. Gatwick Airport is in Crawley in the region known as West Sussex and is one of the UKs busiest airports, servicing in excess of 45 million passengers per annum. If you are landing in the UK via Gatwick Airport you're able to pick up a hire car when you arrive before driving over to London. The majority of the car rental providers at London Gatwick Airport are located in the South terminal building, however a few car hire providers may require that you take a short shuttle bus ride to pick up your rental. Always check the car hire confirmation email which will contain full details of where you can locate the car rental collection zone . If you're exiting the UK via Gatwick , there are lots of options. The good news is that we compare cheap car rental deals at all of the holiday destinations available from Gatwick . If you plan to get some sunshine following your time in the UK, you can jump on a cheap flight to Malaga in Spain and pick up a convertible hire car at the airport. If you're heading further afield, London Gatwick has flights to Orlando Airport, where you can collect a cheap hire car at the airport on arrival.
A possible fourth option is London Stansted airport which is located 27 miles away from London. In the Region of Essex, Stansted is approximately 40 miles away from London. If you're arriving via London Stansted you can collect your hire car in the airport before driving over to London. All of the main car rental options we compare at Stansted enable you to pick up the rental at the airport and drop it off London. StressFreeCarRental.com always includes one way fees for this kind of rental in the price. If you plan to leave the UK via Stansted you'll find frequent flights to most popular European city break destinations with car rental available to collect when you land, including Palermo Airport in Sicily, Milan and Rome Airports in Italy.
If you're trying to find a 7 seater rental with no deposit and no excess, check out our premium cover options. Premium Cover reduces the security deposit and excess on your rental (often to zero).
If you are planning a golf trip with your friends or a holiday with your extended family, we compare a broad variety of affordable 7 seaters for hire in London, from all of the brands you can trust including Enterprise and many more, so we are certain to include an affordable 7 seater option that fits your needs .
Want to hire a 7 seater without a credit card? We include all of the options enabling you to pick up your 7 seater hire with a a debit card. Use the filter section on our search results page to find them.
Still confused? Get in touch with our car hire advisors and we'll have your rental sorted in minutes.
We only compare 7 seaters that include a fair full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the vehicle with a full fuel tank and drop it off full. A small deposit for fuel will be held on your credit card when you pick up the vehicle and refunded when you return it full. Beware of full to empty fuel policies you might find at a lower cost on other sites, full to empty usually comes with some expensive additional fees for refuelling, we recommend to always check the terms and conditions for full to empty rentals.
If you plan to share the driving, look out for special offers on the website for 7 seater rentals with free extra drivers included. These can save you a small fortune compared to paying for extra drivers when you collect the vehicle.
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two additional levels of insurance when you book a 7 seater with us.
Essential cover appears as a choice in the vehicle hire insurance section. For some geographical/partner 7 seater rental combinations the cover might not be available.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the vehicle and other things. For more details see the terms and conditions on the extras page
Essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle booking in London, is a vehicle hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a wide-range of additional charges that standard insurance doesn't.
With so much packed into a relatively small place it's a good job there's so many railway stations like King's Cross St. Pancras, and Waterloo. All of these stations are in close proximity to big cities and places to be.
The South East is supported by several of the UK's main airports, including the UK's busiest airport, London Heathrow, which is located 22 miles away from London. If you intend to collect your car rental 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 rental cars at Stansted Airport and Gatwick Airport.
When people think of the South East their initial thought might be London but there is so much more to this part of the world than just the capital. Cities like Wokingham, Heathrow and London City Airport are just waiting to be seen by yourself and your family in your great value hire car from Stress Free Car Rental.
Why not take a trip to Rochester and spend an afternoon wandering around its great streets and sidewalks or spend a weekend at High Wycombe with your significant other or your family. Trendy cities like Oxford are full of buzz thanks to their lively student populations, pubs and restaurants. As well as great cities there are incredible places like the Dorset Coastline. From Kent and Sussex all the way through to Berkshire and Oxfordshire- there is so much choice!
During the COVID pandemic ensuring safety continues to be our top priority. Prior to the crisis and throughout we offer free cancellation with a full refund on all hire cars. During the pandemic, we have significantly reduced the amount of time it takes to process refunds, we now process all refunds inside of 24 hours of receiving the cancellation request - with the refund usually clearing back to the customer's credit card in less than 7 business days.
All of our car rental partners have implemented additional cleaning processes, following the applicable local regulations, during the current COVID pandemic. Here's an summary of the extra steps being carried out.
Prior to collection of all rentals, Hertz and Thrifty are implementing a multi stage cleaning procedure, involving thorough cleaning of the keys, door handles and steering wheel.
New processes are now in place with our car hire partner Greenmotion, including the installation of protection screens and sanitiser units at rental locations. Staff are also now wearing PPE such as masks and gloves. All cars are being thoroughly sanitised between each rental.
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Premium insurance is the highest level of 7 seater hire cover we provide.
Choosing Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also decide to buy Premium Cover at the vehicle rental counter, It is usually less expensive to book this in advance on our website when you make your 7 seater hire booking.
Lots of our clients decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are renting a 7 seater because it usually reduces the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or vehicle hire insurance excess risk. You can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
So that you're able to make an informed decision regarding which 7 seater rental insurance product is best for you for your rental in London, we work closely with our vehicle rental partners to give you the ability to buy a Premium cover product.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our personal frustration with the process of hiring a vehicle.
7 seater hire providers we work with include the main vehicle hire providers like Europcar and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we do not include these on our website.
Stressfreecarrental.com work hard to ensure that we provide our customers with all of the best 7 seater rental prices with no hidden fees.
Stress Free Car Rental checks millions of 7 seater hire deals at 1000s of vehicle hire locations to find you low cost offers and make booking them on the website as easy, quick and Stress Free as possible
You can pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express debit card or credit card provided by a bank or credit card company when renting a 7 Seater on our website.
Many of the 7 seater rental partners we include in London accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the 7 seater; but sometimes these do have different T&Cs associated with them. Be careful to review the terms and conditions if you'd like to use a debit card when you collect the vehicle.
It's good to know the different currency and payment options for your 7 seater hire, as some payments for extras (such as extra drivers and sat nav) might have to be paid in the local currency (by credit card or debit card) on vehicle collection.
It's worth bearing in mind that quite frequently 7 seater hire companies that do allow debit card at the desk are more expensive than 7 seater hire companies that accept credit card only.
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.