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Car Hire at Gatwick Airport

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Sun 31 May 2020
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Popular car groups at Gatwick Airport

Small, practical and easy to park, economy cars are ideal for driving through busy city streets. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Vauxhall Corsa - 4Seats

    Vauxhall Corsa

    4 1 1
  • Ford Focus - 5Seats

    Ford Focus

    5 2
  • Hyundai i30 - 5Seats

    Hyundai i30

    5 2
  • Fiat 500 - 4Seats

    Fiat 500

    4 2

Standard cars are big and comfortable – perfect for family holidays and long-distance driving. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Ford Mondeo - 5Seats

    Ford Mondeo

    5 2 1
  • Skoda Octavia - 5Seats

    Skoda Octavia

    5 2 1
  • Volkswagen Passat - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Passat

    5 2 1
  • Vauxhall Mokka - 5Seats

    Vauxhall Mokka

    5 2 1

Travelling with a large group? We offer a wide range of 7, 9 and 12-seat people carriers and minivans. Here are some examples:

  • Vauxhall Zafira - 5/7Seats

    Vauxhall Zafira

    5/7 2/4
  • Ford Galaxy - 7Seats

    Ford Galaxy

    7 4
  • Citroen C4 Grande Picasso - 5/7Seats

    Citroen C4 Grande Picasso

    5/7 2/4
  • Volkswagen Sharan - 7Seats

    Volkswagen Sharan

    7 4

Estate cars have plenty of room for both people and luggage. Perfect for family holidays.  Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Volkswagen Passat Estate - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Passat Estate

    5 3
  • Vauxhall Astra Estate - 5Seats

    Vauxhall Astra Estate

    5 3
  • Volkswagen Golf Estate - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Golf Estate

    5 3
  • Ford Focus Estate - 5Seats

    Ford Focus Estate

    5 3

Arrive at your destination in comfort and luxury – in a classy executive car. Here are some examples:

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class - 5Seats

    Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    5 2 1
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class - 5Seats

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class

    5 2 1
  • Audi A4 - 5Seats

    Audi A4

    5 2 1
  • BMW 5-series - 5Seats

    BMW 5-series

    5 2 1

Going off the beaten track? Enjoy your adventure in a rugged 4x4 or SUV. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Volkswagen Tiguan - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Tiguan

    5 3
  • Honda CR-V - 5Seats

    Honda CR-V

    5 3
  • BMW X3 - 5Seats

    BMW X3

    5 3
  • Jeep Renegade - 5Seats

    Jeep Renegade

    5 3

Find the ideal convertible car for you - get a great car at a great price. Here are some examples:

  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio - 4Seats

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio

    4 2
  • Volkswagen Golf Cabrio - 4Seats

    Volkswagen Golf Cabrio

    4 2
  • BMW 2 Series Cabrio - 4Seats

    BMW 2 Series Cabrio

    4 2

Where is Gatwick Airport (LGW)?


West Sussex

RH6 0NP London, United Kingdom

About an hour from Central London, Gatwick Airport is the starting-point of many UK car rentals: the airport is the ideal pick-up location for people exploring the capital and the rest of the country (thanks to its proximity to the M23 and M25).

Gatwick hosts two terminals (North Terminal and South Terminal), and it’s the most efficient single-runway airport in the world serving approximately a whopping 36 million passengers each year. Our aim is to help people looking for cheap car hire deals at Gatwick Airport compare prices and find exclusive deals.

How do I find the best car hire deals at Gatwick Airport?

Whether you are seeking deals on one-way car hire or a round trip, in one single search we can help you compare all car hire companies. We also tell you what additional fees you are expected to pay and provide you with impartial reviews so you know exactly what you are getting.

Compare car hire prices at Gatwick Airport from companies including Thrifty, Hertz, Enterprise and Budget. Use our search tools to help you quickly find the right car with enough seats and luggage space and a car hire company that you can trust. Look out for customer ratings beside each car to know how other customers have rated each supplier in terms of their service.

Search today, compare prices, and book with for exclusive deals at Gatwick Airport!

What choice of cars are there to hire at Gatwick Airport?

You can choose from a wide range of car groups, from mini and economy cars (ideal for city driving) to spacious people carriers. If you are travelling for business or want to drive in style, consider booking a premium or luxury car (such as the Mercedes-Benz C-Class or the BMW 5-Series, respectively).

Some companies have their pick-up counter in the terminal itself, giving you the simplest start to your trip. You can also tailor the search results to show cars which suit your needs best — just use the side bar to tell us exactly what you are looking for.

How much does it cost to rent a car at Gatwick Airport?

Over the past 2 weeks, our customers at Gatwick Airport have paid:

Car Type Average Daily Price*
Compact £40.03
People Carrier £53.51
Standard £65.63
Luxury £104.90

What tips are there for hiring a car at Gatwick Airport?

  • 1
    Gatwick is 28 miles (45km) south of London. The airport is linked directly to the M23 at Junction 9.
  • 2
    A 10-minute drive away, the M25 provides connections to a wide range of national roads and the nation’s motorway network.
  • 3
    There are 24-hour petrol stations at both terminals.
  • 4
    The postcode for the North Terminal is RH6 0PJ – and RH6 0NP for the South Terminal.
  • 5
    If you are keen to avoid hidden fuel charges, book a car with a full-to-full fuel policy. Simply refill the tank just before you drop the car off and no additional fuel fees will be charged.
  • 6
    Book your car hire well in advance, as popular cars are likely to sell out fast.
  • 7
    If you are booking a one-way hire car, extra fees may apply — these will be explained fully before you book if they apply to your car.

Car Hire at Gatwick Airport

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