Touch down at London Intl. Airport (YXU) and then head for Budget or Enterprise, a short commute away. You’ll be discovering the sights and sounds of London in your own set of wheels in no time.
If you’ve found your perfect set of wheels but don’t have the money to pay in advance, Expedia has your back. With our Book Now Pay Later option, you’ll pay in full when you’re ready to pick up your car in London. The rental company will also put a hold on your credit card for the amount of the security deposit. Some deals may require you to pay upfront, but this will be clearly shown in the booking summary. Whether you’re chasing something small and economical or a van to accommodate the family, Expedia is the gateway to your next unforgettable adventure.
We appreciate that flexibility while travelling is important. That’s why many prepaid bookings offer a total refund if cancelled a minimum of six hours in advance of the pickup time. It’s a good idea to scan the cancellation policy though because there are some exemptions. If there’s nothing specified there, make your way to our Customer Service Portal.
Small in size but big on advantages, economy vehicles are the number one pick in London. They’re a cinch to park and handle, which is ideal if you’ll be doing lots of city driving. And with superb gas mileage, this reliable rental type will have you dashing around on the cheap. Prefer a larger car? Check out our full-size and premium vehicles.
After you’ve covered all the interesting places in London, there’s a lot more to see in the region. Collect the keys to a rental car, stow your luggage in the trunk and get going. We’ve pulled together some road trips you’re sure to enjoy:
Make your way to Toronto for a fantastic sightseeing adventure. About 171 kilometres from London, it’s home to loads of great sights like CN Tower.
Next stop? It has to be Niagara Falls, Canada, which is around 180 kilometres away. Niagara Falls State Park is one local highlight you really shouldn’t miss.
Make your way to Arrowhead Provincial Park to feel grounded in nature. Pack a picnic to enjoy or just chill out in the fresh air. From London, it’s 311 kilometres away.
From our exclusive offers to our member prices and rewards programme, you’re guaranteed to save with Expedia. And with suppliers in London to select from, you have loads of choice when it comes to finding your ideal ride. But we don’t just have excellent rates on rental vehicles. Flights, hotels and tours can be added to your itinerary to create a personalized London holiday package. The more you bundle, the more you’ll save!
Expedia makes it quick and easy to compare prices, offers and providers, and to check customer recommendations. Bundle your London car rental with hotel or flight bookings and you can save even more.
In London, the rule is usually 21 years of age and over. Most companies will charge extra fees for young drivers, which can vary based on the rental location. Rental agreements for young drivers may include restrictions for certain vehicles, such as premium SUVs, and require comprehensive insurance. It’s always a good idea to read the fine print before booking your ride.
You’ll generally require a current driver’s license and credit card in your name when picking up the car. You may also need proof of coverage if you decide to opt out of the company’s insurance plan. Rules may differ between providers, so it’s wise to check while booking.
Vehicles drive on the right and pass on the left in Canada — the same side as in the States. Motoring around London won’t be exactly the same as home, though. We recommend brushing up on the local traffic rules.
Yes. If you have a valid U.S. license, you’re allowed to drive in London. You’re not likely to need an International Driving Permit. That said, they are fairly easy to get, so it might be worth your while to get one anyway.
Based on prices found over the past seven days, you could’ve hopped behind the wheel of your own rental car for just per day. The second lowest daily price in London was .
Expedia makes it a cinch to pick up a long-term rental in London. Simply click on our long-term car rental deals page, enter your trip details and compare your possibilities.
Some London companies will rent cars to drivers under 25 years old, and others won’t. Policies differ between suppliers, so you’ll need to do some research. Also, find out if there are any extra costs. Some places will have a surcharge for young customers between the ages of 21 and 24. Make sure you read through the terms and conditions so you know what to expect.