Car Hire at London Gatwick Airport

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London Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, United Kingdom
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

London Gatwick Airport
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 4
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 16.42 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Economy
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Drivalia
£ 18.55 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 25.41 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Intermediate SUV
Nissan Qashqai or comparable
Nissan Qashqai
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 30.86 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

London Gatwick Airport
Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 36.95 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Standard SUV
Kia Sportage or comparable
Kia Sportage
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 37.97 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Premium
Mercedes Benz C Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz C Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
National
£ 44.24 / per day
London Gatwick Airport
Full-size SUV
BMW X2 or comparable
BMW X2
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
£ 70.13 / 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 00:53 on 2024-04-18.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
GBP
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+44
Average car hire price
£ 35 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
8.8 / 10

Airport information

Score
7.6
  • Getting to the airport 8.1
  • Check-in and departures 8.1
  • Facilities and services 7.7
  • Wi-Fi 6.7
  • Dining and car hire services 7.5
  • Lounge 7.5

London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

  • IATA: LGW
  • ICAO: EGKK
  • Name: London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
  • Distance from the city centre: 28.6 miles / 46 km

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire at London Gatwick Airport the most affordable?

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car at London Gatwick Airport fluctuate depending on the season. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day at London Gatwick Airport
£ 48.29
January
£ 74.03
February
£ 72.58
March
£ 65.22
April
£ 47.97
May
£ 47.12
June
£ 57.41
July
£ 39.52
August
£ 31.83
September
£ 29.09
October
£ 23.02
November
£ 33.37
December
The best month to hire a car at London Gatwick Airport is November — when the average price for a hire is £ 23.02 per day. This is 51% less than the yearly average and 69% less than hiring a car in February (when the average price is £ 74.03 per day).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your 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 type in your dates in the form at the top of the page in order to find out the exact prices.

What’s the usual hire length for renters at London Gatwick Airport?

Car hire lengths differ depending on the time of year: in June, the average hire length is 8 days, while in February, it is only 2 days.
Average number of hire days at London Gatwick Airport
3
January
2
February
2
March
2
April
6
May
8
June
8
July
8
August
7
September
6
October
6
November
7
December

Which time of year sees the highest demand for car hire at London Gatwick Airport?

Given the number of users searching for a car at London Gatwick Airport, there is a higher probability of travellers hiring a car at London Gatwick Airport in March in comparison to hiring a car in in November.
Monthly searches at London Gatwick Airport by pick-up date relative to the average
112%
January
242%
February
266%
March
166%
April
44%
May
50%
June
47%
July
58%
August
59%
September
61%
October
36%
November
57%
December

Car Hire Information

Popular suppliers Drivalia, Keddy, Ace Rent a car, GreenMotion, Alamo
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 16 per day
Cheapest supplier GreenMotion

Most Popular Car Hire Models

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
Drivalia Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Keddy Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Keddy Vauxhall Crossland 5 2 SUVs
Keddy Kia Picanto 3 1 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 308 4 2 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 208 4 1 Small cars
Keddy Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an 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, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Vauxhall Crossland
6 February 2024
Daughter's graduation and visiting friends
United Kingdom
Ford Focus
1 February 2024
Seeing family
United Kingdom
Fiat 500
29 January 2024
Visiting family and friends
United Kingdom
Vauxhall Astra
9 August 2023
We were back in the UK for a family wedding and a short break. The wedding was fabulous and our short break was amazing!!
Australia
Ford Focus
7 July 2023
Dartmouth and Dittisham can be strongly recommended.
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Drivalia
8.6 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
GreenMotion
6.7 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
34
Total rental companies
14
Average daily price
£ 35.07
Lowest daily price
£ 16.42
Total cars available
320

Top 14 Suppliers at London Gatwick Airport in 2024

Drivalia
Drivalia
Very good 8.6 / 210 reviews
+4401293839700
Sofitel Hotel (North Terminal) Gatwick Airport RH6 0PH LONDON
£ 18 - £ 57
Working hours
Mon:06:00-00:30
Tue:06:00-00:30
Wed:06:00-00:30
Thu:06:00-00:30
Fri:06:00-00:30
Sat:06:00-00:30
Sun:06:00-00:30
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.4 / 70 reviews
+4403713843408
London Gatwick South Terminal
£ 25 - £ 46
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.4 / 40 reviews
+4401293221659
Gatwick Airport, North Terminal, Lower Forecourt, Road, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0PJ
£ 26 - £ 128
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
SIXT
SIXT
Very good 8.4 / 32 reviews
+442070188246
Lower Forecourt, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NY
£ 26 - £ 72
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-20:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.2 / 19 reviews
+4408433093030
South Terminal, A23, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NY
£ 26 - £ 40
Working hours
Mon:06:00-20:00
Tue:06:00-20:00
Wed:06:00-20:00
Thu:06:00-20:00
Fri:06:00-20:00
Sat:06:00-20:00
Sun:06:00-20:00
Avis
Avis
Very good 8.2 / 12 reviews
+4403445446001
Gatwick South Terminal, London, RH60NY, United Kingdom
£ 41 - £ 177
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-15:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8 / 38 reviews
+4401293221659
Gatwick Airport, North Terminal, Lower Forecourt, Road, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0PJ
£ 25 - £ 117
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Europcar
Europcar
Good 7.9 / 30 reviews
+4403713843408
London Gatwick South Terminal
£ 29 - £ 47
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Easirent
Easirent
Good 7.8 / 265 reviews
+441293839700
Gatwick Airport -Shuttle-
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Tue:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Wed:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Thu:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Fri:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Sat:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
Sun:06:00-23:59; 00:00-00:30
National
National
Good 7.8 / 5 reviews
+4401293221659
Gatwick Airport South Terminal, Lower Forecourt Horley
£ 25 - £ 130
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
+4408433093030
Gatwick Airport, RH6 0NY, , Crawley, West Sussex
£ 29 - £ 38
Working hours
Mon:06:00-20:00
Tue:06:00-20:00
Wed:06:00-20:00
Thu:06:00-20:00
Fri:06:00-20:00
Sat:06:00-20:00
Sun:06:00-20:00
Budget
Budget
Good 7.5 / 5 reviews
+4403445446001
Gatwick South Terminal, London, RH60NY, United Kingdom
£ 41 - £ 193
Working hours
Mon:07:00-22:00
Tue:07:00-22:00
Wed:07:00-22:00
Thu:07:00-22:00
Fri:07:00-22:00
Sat:07:00-15:00
Sun:08:00-21:00
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.2
+443713843408
London Gatwick Airport, South Terminal, Horley, Gatwick RH6 0NP
Working hours
Mon:07:00-23:00
Tue:07:00-23:00
Wed:07:00-23:00
Thu:07:00-23:00
Fri:07:00-23:00
Sat:07:00-23:00
Sun:07:00-23:00
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Satisfactory 6.7 / 90 reviews
+4401293855100
Kennel Ln, Horley RH6 0AY
£ 16 - £ 55
Working hours
Mon:07:00-19:00
Tue:07:00-19:00
Wed:07:00-19:00
Thu:07:00-19:00
Fri:07:00-19:00
Sat:07:00-19:00
Sun:07:00-19:00
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