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UK Car Hire

The fantastic deals leisurecars.com offers for car rental in the UK applies to those visitors travelling to the UK on their holiday from overseas, as well as local citizens needing UK car hire for business or pleasure.

Stonehenge, United KingdomWhether it's England, Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland, the choices of where to holiday within the UK are endless as there’s just so much to see and do, whether you wish to visit places of historic interest or simply enjoy the UK’s unique and stunning scenery from the Highlands in Scotland right down to the pristine beaches surrounding Cornwall. The UK has something of interest to entice and satisfy all types of visitors. To achieve the perfect break and ensure you see all the nook and crannies the UK has to offer travelling by road is best and as one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, UK car hire is cheap.

Buckingham Palace, London, UKLeisurecars.com offers a great selection of vehicles for car hire in the UK and covers all the major cities and airports. The most popular is London with rental locations throughout the city as well as the gateways of Heathrow Airport and Gatwick Airport. If travelling to the North of England then Manchester has the main international airport although Liverpool can boast excellent low cost air links. In the northeast Newcastle is a diverse and vibrant destination for visitors while Leeds is an important commercial and legal city.

Loch Ness, ScotlandThere are plenty of rental locations in Scotland including all the main airports such as Glasgow Airport in the west and Edinburgh Airport in the east. For northern Scotland, Aberdeen Airport is well served from the rest of the UK and Europe and Inverness Airport provides a gateway to the Scottish Highlands.

Across the Irish Sea is Northern Ireland and it capital, Belfast which has undergone huge development and regeneration. To the west of the UK is Wales with its capital, Cardiff while just over the border into England is Bristol which makes a good starting point for southwest England.

In the heart of England is Birmingham with easy access to some beautiful scenery in the Cotwolds or historic towns such as Startford-Upon-Avon. To the east is Nottingham with its rich heritage and legendary home of Robin Hood.

Located in the English Channel off the south coast of the UK are the Channel Islands of Jersey and Guernsey. Both are popular holiday destinations with direct flights from many UK mainland cities to both Jersey Airport and Guernsey Airport.

Leisurecars.com offers both city centre and UK airport car hire with flexibility on pick up and drop off locations to also allow one way car hire in the UK.

Leisurecars.com works with both local independent and international car rental companies to help source the cheapest car hire in the UK. Availability can be found for economy and compact cars for 1 or 2 people, mid and full size for families, premium and luxury cars, SUV hire, convertible car hire in UK or larger vehicles like a 5 seater and 7 seater people carrier or an 8 seater, 9 seater and 17 seater minivan. Ford Luton with tail lift, Ford Transit and Vauxhall Astra van hire is also available at many UK locations and sports and performance cars can also be hired such as the Range Rover Sport, Mercedes SLK, Audi TT Roadster, Jaguar XF, Porsche Boxster Cabriolet, Bentley Continental and Ferrari California. GPS Sat Nav hire is also available and our rental partners offer both manual and automatic car hire in UK. Additional driver, infant seat and a child toddler seat or booster seat can be pre-purchased at a supplement.

One important consideration is whether to rent a car with a diesel or petrol engine. If you are used to driving a vehicle with a diesel engine then you can restrict the search results to only show diesel powered rental cars.

Leisurecars.com has negotiated rates with car rental suppliers that allow anybody worldwide to book car hire in the UK. Simply choose your country of residence and currency and our latest prices will be shown. Once booked, customers can amend or cancel bookings online and rental vouchers with detailed pick up instructions will be emailed or can be accessed from our site. 

Leisurecars.com makes the process of renting a car in the UK quick, easy and secure with many rentals only requiring a low deposit at the time of booking and the balance paid on collection. No excess insurance for UK car hire can be pre-purchased to reduce liability if the vehicle is accidentally damaged, involved in an accident or stolen during the rental period.