Car rental at London Stansted Airport

Car rental at London Stansted Airport

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London, United Kingdom - Stansted
Sep 28 — Oct 5
Same drop-off
London, United Kingdom - Stansted
Tue 9/28
Noon
Tue 10/5
Noon

Cheap car rentals in London Stansted Airport

Economy$21/day
Compact$22/day
Intermediate$33/day
Standard$40/day
Minivan$43/day
Mini$20/day
Compact SUV$29/day
Intermediate SUV$35/day
Compact station wagon$47/day
Best rates found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

London Stansted Airport car rental reviews and directory

Rated #1
GREEN MOTION
Best rated
10 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
GREEN MOTION
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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10.0 ExcellentMay 19 2019
excellent service. reliable easy access to and from airport and wonderful staff . I will use the service again. thank you.
Rated #2
Alamo
8 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Alamo
Locations in London Stansted Airport
  • 8
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8.0 ExcellentSep 10 2018
Quick turnaround, will use them againShort queue, nice person behind the desk and no high pressure up-sale which I would have refused anyway.The car was a little basic, but I didn't really expect much more for the low price I paid.
Rated #3
Enterprise
7.2 Good (3 reviews)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Enterprise
Locations in London Stansted Airport
  • 7.3
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10.0 ExcellentSep 24 2018
Friendly and helpful staffI got bigger car than I booked but the staff went more than beyond to offer me other option to switch for smaller car. Returning car was also very easy process.
9.6 ExcellentMar 16 2018
English countryside tourI was upgraded to a Hybrid car which was great as I was doing a lot of out of town travel as Gaza being already quite expensive in UK. This was a great advantage. Also the car had a GPS system which was great. The staff were very nice & helpful both at pick up & especially on return.The pick up was a little slower then anticipated. First you have to take a bus to the car which seems to be the same for all rental companies & I guess can’t be helped, but when we did get to the car lot it did take a little while till the car was ready. Staff were very not ce & apoligised, but that should be improved.
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Rated #4
Hertz
6.9 Good (9 reviews)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Hertz
Locations in London Stansted Airport
  • 6.8
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3.2 MediocreJun 9 2018
There wasnt insurance for england and the price was higher than in the shop
6.4 GoodSep 8 2017
Terrible organization at pick-upCar was nice and cleanI had two people in front of me. It took 30 minutes before I received service and the agent engaged in the conversation by telling me "you're late"
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Rated #5
Sixt
6.8 Good (2 reviews)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Sixt
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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3.6 MediocreOct 30 2018
UpchargedProcessed rental quickly. Got on our way quickly.I was charged extra money because I made the reservation on kayak.com rather than a UK based website. They wouldn’t give me the keys without an additional 40 GBP charge.
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Rated #6
keddy by Europcar
6 Good (1 review)
2 locations in London Stansted Airport
keddy by Europcar
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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Rated #7
Thrifty
5.2 Okay (1 review)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Thrifty
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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5.2 OkayApr 24 2019
The car was brand new and very nice, but I had to wait an hour in line. Also they were not at the rental car village with the rest of the airport car rental places, you had to go to the bus terminal for a shuttle as it is off-site from the airport.I was charged 170 pounds ($220 USD) for just scratching on the hubcaps on one side. No cracks, still perfectly fine and could just be polished up. So they way overcharged for something small. You could entirely replace them for that amount, but they even said it was only for 'refurbishing'. Also wai
Rated #8
Easirent
4.1 Okay (11 reviews)
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Easirent
Locations in London Stansted Airport
  • 4.9
  • 4.3
  • 3.2
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  • 4.1
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3.6 MediocreJul 31 2019
This was the nightmare experience I have heard about but always thought was exaggerated. On the third day of our rental, the clutch went out on our car. They charged me $3000 and left me on the side of the road for 5 hours. No replacement rental.
4.0 OkayJan 3 2019
Bait and Switch, lied about flights delay being ok.Good price!Absolutely terrible customer experience. We called and informed the company that due to our flights we were delayed. We asked if we needed to do anything else to confirm the rental, including paying in advance. They said no just come when you can. Upon arrival at the airport, we called to confirm how to get to their rental location - they told us that because we were not there within 5 hours of the booking, it was cancelled. The only other option was a large van at an additional three times the original price we booked. The staff were rude, were not truthful with us over the phone about holding on to our rental, and were not helpful. I'm shocked and would not recommend this company.
10.0 ExcellentSep 10 2018
Spotless!Amazing car, almost brand new. Perfect experience!
2.0 MediocreNov 7 2017
Our flight was delayed coming into Stansted Airport. I called the rental car company and told them our flight was delayed and we were concerned because they would be closed by the time we got there. They told us not a problem and they would wait for us. When I landed and called them, no one picked up. They shouldn't have told us that they would wait if they couldn't. I will only use a big name car rental company from now on.
3.6 MediocreAug 27 2017
Easirent customer service worst in the world 0/100 starsNothing.If there were worse categories i would have used them. The customer service was 0/100 stars, the worst i have ever experienced in my life. Upon renting the car we were suggested to pay for a full tank of gas. We told the employee that we were only driving to cambridge and would not be needing a full tank. He told us something along the lines (was difficult to understand 100%) that it would be the same price, so he suggested that, thats what we should do. He did NOT tell us that we wouldnt get money refunded for unspent gas!? We agreed to buy the tank and upon returning, a second employee told us we would not be getting money back for unused gas (completely new information). He told us that we could go down and fill up the tank, return it full and he would try and change the contract for a possible refund. Upon return suddenly he was not able to do anything at all to help us, except that we could write to customer service. We did upon returning home - and ofcourse, customer service will not take any responsibility for the words of the employees at stanstead. In the end, due to ridiculously poor service we ended up paying 58 GBP for about a a quarter of gas. Needless to say we were stunned by the service we recieved at Easirent.
2.0 MediocreJul 13 2017
There was an error on my part on the rental so the car was not available.
4.8 OkayJun 11 2017
Won't do business with them againCar was clean.Guy at Stansted location was not helpful or friendly. We called to ask to pay to return car to another location for our convenience and he argued with me that it wasn't possibly. He finally agreed that we could return it to the Tavistock location. The guy at the Tavistock location was very nice but the office is hard to find and seems sketchy. It's down an alley behind a gate.
2.0 MediocreMay 11 2017
The price quote per kayak is misleading and does not include all the extras. When I arrived to pick up the car my total charge tripled. Very disappointed. Did not end up getting the car.
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Avis
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Avis
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Budget
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Budget
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City Car & Truck Rentals
1 location in London Stansted Airport
City Car & Truck Rentals
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Dollar
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Dollar
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Europcar
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Europcar
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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Firefly
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Firefly
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FLIZZR
1 location in London Stansted Airport
FLIZZR
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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Goldcar Rental SP
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Goldcar Rental SP
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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Move Mee
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Move Mee
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National
1 location in London Stansted Airport
National
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Rhodium
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Rhodium
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Sunnycars
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Sunnycars
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Target Car Rental
1 location in London Stansted Airport
Target Car Rental
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YourRent
1 location in London Stansted Airport
YourRent
Locations in London Stansted Airport
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29 travelers who rented a car in London Stansted Airport gave the car agency they used an average rating of 5.9

Car rental locations at London Stansted Airport

Good to know

Most popular agency

Europcar

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

$24/day

Good deal

$17/day

Top tips for renting a car at London Stansted Airport

  • 25% of our users found rental cars at London Stansted Airport for $38 or less
  • Book your rental car at London Stansted Airport at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs about renting a car at London Stansted Airport

  • On average a rental car at London Stansted Airport costs $46 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Easirent ($24/day), GREEN MOTION ($25/day) and Budget ($34/day).

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