Car Hire in Gatwick

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Gatwick, United Kingdom
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

London Gatwick Airport
Economy
Peugeot 208 or comparable
Peugeot 208
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
GreenMotion
£22.62 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Mini
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 2
  • A/C
  • Man.
Avis
£23.80 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£29.74 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Intermediate
Kia Sportage or comparable
Kia Sportage
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Budget
£34.29 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

London Gatwick Airport
Standard SUV
MG HS or comparable
MG HS
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£41.69 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Alamo
£49.50 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Premium
Mercedes C Class or comparable
Mercedes C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£73.44 per day
London Gatwick Airport
Full-size
BMW 3 series or comparable
BMW 3 series
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£91.39 per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 08:48 on 2024-07-13.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
GBP
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+44
Average car hire price
£46 per day
Average car hire length
7 days
Speed limit within city centre
48 km/h or 30 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
96 - 112 km/h or 60 - 70 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%
Score
8.7 / 10

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Gatwick the most affordable?

According to our data, prices for hiring a car in Gatwick fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph displays the average hire prices in each month in order to help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Gatwick
£47.10
January
£72.20
February
£70.75
March
£62.73
April
£104.48
May
£115.01
June
£123.17
July
£38.54
August
£31.04
September
£28.37
October
£22.52
November
£32.54
December
The best month to hire a car in Gatwick is November (when the average price is £22.52 per day). This is 64% less than the yearly average and 82% less than hiring in July (when the average price is £123.17).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your car hire is determined by the type of car you select, the length of time you hire it for, and how much in advance you book. Simply select your dates in the form at the top of the page to find out the exact prices.

What's the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Gatwick?

Car hire lengths vary from month to month: in August, the average hirer keeps their car for 8 days, and in February, they keep their car for 2 days.
Average number of hire days in Gatwick
3
January
2
February
2
March
2
April
2
May
2
June
4
July
8
August
7
September
6
October
6
November
7
December

What is the most favoured month for hiring a car in Gatwick?

Given the number of searches made by our customers, the most popular month for hiring a car in Gatwick is June, and the least popular is November.
Popularity of Car Hire in Gatwick by Monthly Searches
76%
January
164%
February
175%
March
165%
April
174%
May
176%
June
85%
July
39%
August
40%
September
41%
October
24%
November
39%
December

Car hire information

Car hire locations 1
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers Drivalia, Keddy, Ace Rent a car, GreenMotion, Alamo
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £23 per day
Cheapest supplier GreenMotion

Most popular car models of suppliers

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Drivalia Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Small cars
Drivalia Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Drivalia Renault Captur 5 2 Medium cars
Keddy Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Keddy Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Keddy Vauxhall Crossland 5 2 SUVs
Drivalia Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 308 4 2 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 208 4 1 Small cars
Drivalia Seat Alhambra 5 3 People Carriers

Our customers' reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have the option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic.

United Kingdom
Ford Focus
11 June 2024
Took mother to the grand hotel brighton.
United Kingdom
Kia Rio
18 January 2024
For business.
United Kingdom
Ford Fiesta
15 October 2023
The car was hired to attend a funeral.
United Kingdom
Fiat 500
8 September 2023
I hired the car due to rail strikes. I travelled to Sevenoaks for a festival so did not do much travelling around
United Kingdom
Hyundai Tucson
23 June 2023
Achieved my target
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest-rated company
Keddy
8.6 / 10
)
Lowest-rated company
Routes Car Rental
7.2 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
35
Total rental companies
13
Average daily price
£45.81
Lowest daily price
£22.62
Total cars available
438

Top 13 suppliers in Gatwick in 2024

Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.6 / 81 reviews
1 location
£28 - £36
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.5 / 44 reviews
1 location
£43 - £244
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.5 / 32 reviews
1 location
£57 - £206
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.3 / 19 reviews
1 location
£43 - £65
National
National
Very good 8.3 / 9 reviews
1 location
£39 - £247
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.2 / 12 reviews
1 location
£24 - £144
Drivalia
Drivalia
Very good 8.1 / 247 reviews
1 location
£48 - £474
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8.1 / 35 reviews
1 location
£34 - £59
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8 / 41 reviews
1 location
£35 - £231
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
1 location
£41 - £62
Budget
Budget
Good 7.5 / 6 reviews
1 location
£24 - £133
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Good 7.2 / 99 reviews
1 location
£23 - £37
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.2
1 location
£42 - £66
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