Stansted car rentals

Stansted car rentals

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Stansted, ENG, United Kingdom
21 Oct — 28 Oct
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Stansted, ENG, United Kingdom
Thu 21/10
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Thu 28/10
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Stansted car rental Information

Pick-up locationStansted
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate station wagon, Mini, Minivan, Standard, Supplier choice
Rental locations12
Airport locations10
Popular agenciesEuropcar, Budget

Cheap car rentals in Stansted

EconomyC$ 41/day
CompactC$ 43/day
IntermediateC$ 46/day
StandardC$ 51/day
MinivanC$ 71/day
MiniC$ 39/day
Compact SUVC$ 44/day
Supplier choiceC$ 50/day
Intermediate station wagonC$ 56/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 68/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Stansted car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
Enterprise
Best rated
6 Good (2 reviews)
2 locations in Stansted
Enterprise
Locations in Stansted
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Europcar
2 locations in Stansted
Europcar
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Avis
1 location in Stansted
Avis
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Budget
1 location in Stansted
Budget
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Firefly
1 location in Stansted
Firefly
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
FLIZZR
1 location in Stansted
FLIZZR
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Goldcar Rental SP
1 location in Stansted
Goldcar Rental SP
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Move Mee
1 location in Stansted
Move Mee
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Rhodium
1 location in Stansted
Rhodium
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
Sunnycars
1 location in Stansted
Sunnycars
Locations in Stansted
Recent reviews
2 travellers who rented a car in Stansted gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.0

Car rental locations in or near Stansted

Good to know

Most popular agency

GREEN MOTION

Most popular car type

Compact

Average price

C$ 8/day

Good deal

C$ 7/day

When to book a rental car in Stansted

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Car rental insurance in Stansted

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Stansted car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Stansted.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Stansted car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Stansted

  • Visitors to Stansted are highly recommended to rent a vehicle during their time in the city, simply so that they can take full advantage of England’s wonderful sights and local culture. One great option for visitors to Stansted is to take a quick trip down to the National Trust Hatfield Forest. Located just 6.4 miles away, it is a former royal hunting ground with trees that date back to over a 1,000 years ago.
  • Travelers arriving at London Stansted Airport will find the rental car companies in the Car Rental Village. You can reach the village by taking the free shuttle that departs from the terminal forecourt.
  • It is illegal to use a cell phone or other hand-held device while driving in Stansted and throughout the U.K. This includes texting, phone calls, and using your phone as a GPS device while driving and when stopped at a traffic light. To legally use a cell phone, drivers must have it a hands-free mode. Additionally, if using it for navigation, the phone must be programmed ahead of time as you cannot enter the address while operating the vehicle.
  • Due to its proximity to London, Stansted does experience general commuter rush hour woes. During the work week, rush hour usually starts up shortly after 7:00 a.m. and lasts until 9:00 a.m. The afternoon and evening rush hour generally goes from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 or 7:00 p.m.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Stansted for C$ 7 or less
  • Book your rental car in Stansted at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Compact rental cars in Stansted are around -54% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Stansted

  • On average a hire car in Stansted costs C$ 8 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Budget (C$ 58/day) and Europcar (C$ 71/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Europcar Car Rental Village CM24 1RJ (5 kilometers from city center).

  • Based on our information, car rental agencies in Stansted only have manual transmission cars.

  • The average gas price in Stansted is C$ 8.76 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 105 and C$ 140, depending on the car size.

  • Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Stansted.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Heathrow airport include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Easirent, Hertz, Ace, Sixt, Budget, Avis, Dollar and keddy by Europcar.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Gatwick airport include Europcar, Easirent, Hertz, Sixt, Budget, Dollar, keddy by Europcar and Goldcar Rental SP.

  • Car rental companies onsite at Stansted airport include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Hertz, Sixt, Budget, Alamo, National and keddy by Europcar.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Heathrow airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Easirent, Hertz, Ace, Sixt, Budget, Enterprise, Avis and Alamo.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Gatwick airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Easirent, Hertz, Ace, Sixt, Budget, Enterprise, Avis and Alamo.

  • Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Stansted airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Easirent, Hertz, Sixt, Budget, Enterprise, Avis, Alamo and Dollar.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Compact car rental in Stansted costs C$ 55 per day, on average.

  • A Mini car rental in Stansted costs C$ 29 per day, on average.

  • A Economy car rental in Stansted costs C$ 20 per day, on average.

  • On average a rental car in Stansted costs C$ 58 per week (C$ 8 per day).

  • On average a rental car in Stansted costs C$ 251 per month (C$ 8 per day).

  • Like many European cities, Stansted dates back to long before automobiles. What this means for drivers is that many of the streets are better suited for smaller vehicles like compacts, sedans, and coupes than they are for large SUVs or trucks. Parking spaces, especially as you get closer to London proper, are often limited in number and size, making them much better suited to smaller cars.

  • Roads within built-up areas of Stansted typically feature speed limits of 30 mph. On divided highways (“dual carriageways”) and undivided highways (“single carriageways”), on the other hand, the speed limit goes up to 70 mph and 60 mph, respectively. Motorways in the city also feature speed limits of 70 mph.

  • Gas costs an average of £1.31 ($1.67) per liter in Stansted, which equates to roughly £4.96 ($6.31) per gallon. This is slightly above average for prices in Europe, but is right inline with other gas prices in the U.K.

  • Drivers will find that parking is widely available and much cheaper in Stansted compared to other neighboring English towns, particularly compared to the prices seen in downtown London. There are also plenty of parking lots and garages available in the more densely populated parts of town where streetside parking may be limited. Outside of the most popular areas, streetside parking is the predominant method of parking and is often easily and immediately available.