Car Hire at Heathrow Airport

Welcome to the Enterprise Heathrow car rental page. Choose from a wide selection of cars ranging from smaller economy cars to larger SUVs and people carriers

Complete Clean Pledge

We pledge to go above and beyond our already rigorous cleaning protocols, including strict sanitising procedures to protect the health and safety of all.


Car & Van Rental in London Heathrow?


London Heathrow is the UK’s premier airport and the world’s second largest airport, situated on a 4.6 square mile site to the west of London. It also boasts with 75 million passengers a year using the airport.

Our Vehicles for Hire at Heathrow Airport


Enterprise’s available vehicles range from electric cars for inner city driving to small, medium and large saloons, seven-seat people carriers and commercial vans of various sizes .

Attractions in Heathrow Airport


Britain's largest airport has a lot to offer within its four terminal buildings. Over a hundred shops are spread across these massive complexes, including designer boutiques and one of only eleven Hamley's toy stores in the UK. Don't forget to take advantage of any duty-free shopping.

Places to Visit Outside Heathrow Airport


If you prefer to be conveniently located between Heathrow and the centre of London, the borough of Hounslow is a good pick. With numerous places to stay, such as the 4-star Continental Hotel, or more budget-oriented accommodations, including from the likes of Holiday Inn and Ibis, this area is strategically located if you are travelling by car.

Airport Car Hire

At Heathrow Airport, we endeavour to make booking and collecting your vehicle as smooth and problem-free as possible. Booking can be undertaken online or at one of our Enterprise desks, which can be found in all airport terminals. Our fast, efficient shuttle service whisks you to our compound from where you can continue your journey.

Returning your vehicle at the end of your stay is equally simple. Return your vehicle to our Enterprise Heathrow Airport compound, (unless alternative arrangements have been made) and our shuttle transport will have you at your departure terminal in minutes.

For those who prefer to leave the airport before picking up their hire car, we have offices outside the airport, at 11 Bath Road, Hounslow, and Unit 3, Great South West Road, Bedfont.

Parking and Traffic Information at Heathrow Airport

Heathrow Airport provides official parking facilities, with a number of short and long-stay secured facilities providing access to all four terminals. Long-stay facilities are located a bit further away from the terminal buildings, but shuttle services ensure that you get to where you need to be. For the best rates, book your parking online in advance. The traffic at the terminals and on surrounding roads can be heavier during peak times, but due to well-thought-out road planning, delays are kept to a minimum.

Cheap Car Hire

Enterprise at Heathrow Airport offers great prices across its large fleet of vehicles, whether you need a 3-door economy car, roomy SUV or 9-passenger people carrier. Book online in advance for the best deals on cheap car rental, or visit our knowledgeable staff in branch for friendly, personal service.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What do I need to hire a car with Enterprise?
    The essential items you will need to bring to an Enterprise Rent-A-Car branch when hiring a vehicle are a valid drivers licence, valid ID, and a credit or debit card. You will also need to prove you are over 25 years of age, and there may be additional documentation required for international drivers. Learn more about what you need when hiring here.
  2. Do I need insurance to rent a car or van?
    No. At Enterprise you don't need to purchase insurance as we provide a damage waiver within the cost of your hire. You can, of course, take option to purchase additional protection products to reduce the excess further to give you complete peace of mind. Visit our car hire insurance page for further details.
  3. How old do I need to be to hire a car or van?
    All drivers must be a minimum of 25 years old. Only drivers over 30 years old may hire full-size MPVs, premium vehicles/exotic cars and Luton vans. Younger drivers might be interested in Enterprise Car Club. Learn more about age requirements for hiring a vehicle here.
  4. What are the driver's licence requirements for car hire in the UK & Ireland?
    All drivers must present a full valid driving license. If the driving license is written in a language and characters different to those of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit is also required.  Learn more about car hire driving licence requirements here.
  5. Can I hire a car with a debit card?
    We accept payment by either a debit or credit card in the name of the renter. A credit card is required if you are renting a People Carrier, Compact Elite, SUV, Premium, Luxury or Executive vehicle. Learn more about our accepted card payment methods here.

For more FAQs, please visit our FAQ page.