Car Hire at Luton Airport, UK
If you’re traveling to London and would like to explore the city and beyond, starting in the north, get a discount hire car in Luton Airport ahead of time for the lowest rates and easy pickup.
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Luton Airport is one of London’s main international airports, situated in the county of Bedfordshire, about 45kms North of London.
The airport is the hub for several low-cost and charter airlines (Ryanair, Easyjet, Thomson, etc) which fly all over Europe, and it also serves many destinations within the UK.
If you are flying into Luton Airport, arrange for a hire car to get you on your way with the minimum of fuss.
The airport is ideally placed for visitors to London or any of the popular tourist destinations North of London, such as Oxford, Cambridge and Stratford-on-Avon, and there are excellent road links to all parts of Britain.
Exploring Luton and beyond by car
If London is the focus of your trip to the UK, you can get there from Luton quite easily using the M1 and M25.
The journey could take anything from 40min to 90min, depending on the time of day and traffic.
If you are planning to see the sights north of the city, here are a few recommendations: St Albans, about half-way between Luton and London is a great historic town to visit, while Bedford itself is also well worth spending a few hours to discover.
Then there are the major tourist attractions of Cambridge and Oxford – you need at least a whole day in each of these intriguing cities – before you move further afield.
If you would prefer not to have to retrace your steps back to Luton Airport to return your hire car, arrange for a one-way drop-off to an airport or depot of your choice anywhere in the UK.
This service is available at most of the UK airports, and makes it easy to drive yourself to your departure airport at the end of your trip.