Car Hire from London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

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Renting a Car at London Heathrow Airport (LHR)

Local Car Hire at Heathrow Airport

Situated near Hounslow, London Heathrow Airport is the focus for a busy schedule of worldwide business flights and connections to domestic routes. The Enterprise Rent-A-Car counter is located in the arrivals hall of the main terminal building, while the vehicle car park is on the Northern Perimeter Road. Convenient for business appointments and tourist attractions in central London, road access to Heathrow is via the A4 Bath Road. Excellent links to the M4 and M25 enable straightforward journey planning to the south and west of England, Home Counties and other London airports, including Gatwick and Stansted. Nearby attractions include Windsor Castle and Eton College. Alternatively, there is always something going on in London's West End; this famous part of the capital boasts a diverse choice of culture, entertainment, restaurants and shopping. See busy Oxford Street, characteristic red double-decker buses and famous sights such as the London Eye, River Thames, Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.

Cheap Car Rental at Heathrow Airport

With Enterprise, drivers will find competitive deals on vehicle hire, with extra savings for prepaid rentals that are reserved online. The easy-to-use, self-service booking system displays current availability, top hire deals and advance booking discounts. At London Heathrow, Enterprise offers hire customers a streamlined car collection process. Customer service representatives will complete the necessary arrangements quickly and efficiently so that drivers can continue their onward journey as soon as possible.

One-Way Car Hire

For drivers who plan to travel one way, Enterprise can help with one-way rentals from London Heathrow Airport to most car return depots in the UK. One-way car rental simplifies itineraries, especially if there are airline delays or cancellations. Alternatively, travellers may have booked a return flight from a different airport. Trips across the city or country are flexible; one-way hire saves time as there is no need to return the car to the original collection point.

A Wide Range of Vehicles to Hire

Enterprise has an extensive range, from modern, fuel-efficient minis and compact vehicles with low running costs to mid-sized economy cars and full-size saloons. People carriers are ideal for larger groups or families, especially those with luggage. Hire customers will find the perfect vehicle to suit their preferences in the modern, comfortable and reliable selection of cars at London Heathrow.

Driving Information at Heathrow Airport

From Heathrow, central London is as little as 30 minutes away by car. If driving to the centre, consider leaving as early as possible at peak periods. Alternatively, the airport has Tube (London Underground) stations, with Heathrow Express train services. Finally, for direct coach connections to London Victoria and other UK airports or cities, there are National Express services. The airport bus station is open 24 hours and situated between Terminals 2 and 3, with links to other terminals via walkways and complimentary buses.

Attractions around Heathrow

Heathrow, being in the heart of Hounslow, is ideally situated for those wanting to visit the nearby towns of Staines and Hounslow, where there is a variety of shopping opportunities, with a blend of fine restaurants and bars. Hounslow Urban Farm is great for the whole family and has a range of exotic and farm animals that are used to visitors. Bedfont Lakes Country Park is just a stone’s throw away from Heathrow and is an ideal place to relax and unwind, with the Animal Rescue Centre proving a hit with most visitors.

Places to Visit Near Heathrow

Heathrow is ideally situated to take advantage of several attractions in the surrounding areas, and with fantastic links to all the major motorways in the area, most of them are easily and quickly reached. Thorpe Park is just 15 minutes from Heathrow Airport, so make use of your car rental by taking the whole family on the quick drive to this recommended amusement park. With over 30 rides and attractions, including no less than five exciting and hair-raising roller coaster rides, Thorpe Park is family fun guranteed. Just east of Heathrow lies Windsor Castle, the world's largest and oldest still-to-this-day-occupied castle, belonging to the Royal Family. Eton College, where a large percentage of British Prime Ministers were educated, is just a short drive from here, too, and is worth a visit.