How Do You Hire a Car in London?


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To hire a car in London, reserve a car online through a rental service with London locations, such as Hertz. To compare rates or search for packages that bundle discounted car rentals with hotel and airline reservations, visit an online travel agency, such as Travelocity or Expedia.

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Hertz has 12 locations in the London area, including downtown and at the major airports. You can pick up and drop off a rental car at the same location, such as Heathrow Airport if you're visiting from out of country, or at different locations if you're traveling through Great Britain. To receive a quote and reserve a car, enter the date and time for pick-up, and return and select the type of vehicle from the drop-down menu.

To compare rates on the Travelocity or Expedia websites, select the Cars tab, and enter the city, address or airport and the dates and times. Click Show Options to enter additional search criteria. You can select your preferred car type and rental companies and search for listings that accept discount codes by using the drop-down menus. Use the checkboxes to search for additional amenities, such as infant or toddler seats, in-vehicle navigation, ski racks and snow chains. To compare packaged rates, select the Bundle Deals tab, and search using any combination of hotel, flight and car reservations.

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