Glasgow Science Centre and Tower

Car Hire at Glasgow Airport, Scotland

Get your next business trip or holiday to Glasgow off to a flying start by organising a Glasgow airport car hire.   It can all be arranged in advance, right here on our website, leaving you with the peace of mind that your vehicle will be ready for you on arrival.  We represent all the major car hire Glasgow Airport companies, as well as some of the smaller ones, ensuring that you can get the very best deal right here.  You can choose from Hertz Car Rental, Budget Car Hire, National Car Rental, Avis Car Hire, Thrifty Car Rental and Alamo Car Rentals.  Depending upon which company you select, your rent a car from Glasgow Airport will be ready for pick-up at the relevant car hire depot.  Several car rental Glasgow airport companies have their depot right in the airport terminal buildings, while all the others will collect you from the terminal in a shuttle and take you to their depot near-by (about 5mins).

Getting into the city

One of the best things about a car hire in Glasgow Airport, Scotland is that you can be on your way in a matter of minutes and do not need to queue for a taxi or bus.  The airport is situated just 12kms from the centre of Glasgow and it will take you around 20mins on the M8 motorway.  Once in the city, you will want to do some sightseeing in this, Scotland’s largest and most historic city.  Park your Glasgow airport car rental at your hotel or in one of the several convenient car parks and do some exploring on foot.  Some of the highlights on your tour of Glasgow should include George Square, Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow Science Centre, the Kelvingrove Art Gallery – just a small example of the wealth of museums and galleries in this city.

Exploring Scotland in your car hire from Glasgow Airport

Glasgow is very well positioned for exploring a large part of Scotland.  There are a huge number of very rewarding day-trips that you can do in your Glasgow Airport rent a car, using Glasgow as your base; alternatively  you can arrange a one-way drop off which will enable you to spend a night here and there without having to return to Glasgow each day.  This way you can see so much more of this lovely country. 

The area within striking distance of Glasgow is richly endowed with castles, such as Stirling Castle and Bothwell Castle, as well as stately homes and gardens and a wide variety of activities to enjoy.  Having a cheap car rental from Glasgow airport, Scotland means that you can do things at your own pace and never have to depend on public transport.  At the end of your trip, simply drive yourself to your departure airport, and hand in your car hire at Glasgow airport, and you can be on your way home with the minimum of fuss.