We work with a number of companies offering car hire at Stansted airport and these include international brands such as Europcar, Avis, Thrifty and Sixt. We also work with independent car hire suppliers Easirent and Green Motion, the environmentally friendly vehicle rental specialists.
With so many different options available, it can be difficult and time consuming to ensure that you are getting the cheapest car hire deal and this is where Indigo can help. We arrange hundreds of hire cars at Stansted each year and regularly compare the rates of all our suppliers so have an excellent all round knowledge of the most competitive deals.
Car Hire Companies at Stansted Airport
All of the hire companies at Stansted have a wide range of vehicles available and all offer small, large and family cars with some also supplying People Carriers. Some of the rental companies such as Sixt rent a car and Easirent can also provide larger vehicles such as minibuses and even Vans however for the most part it tends to be small to family sized cars that are available at Stansted.
For those keen to help protect the environment, there are plenty of Eco-Friendly options with most of the suppliers offering cars with low emissions. Greenmotion in particular are a great option as they specialise in this area.
Most of the car hire companies at Stansted Airport are based with the airport, with desks in the International Arrivals Lounge. We also work with two off airport suppliers (Easirent and Green Motion) both of which provide a free meet and greet service.
Car Hire for Expats at Stansted Airport
Stansted airport is very popular with the Expat community as an entry point into the UK, particularly for those living in Spain and part of the reason for this is the fact that a number of low cost airlines such as Ryanair and Easyjet have regular flights in to Stansted.
The staff at Indigo have many years of experience in arranging car hire for Expats and have a loyal customer base who return to us time after time as they know that we always strive to find the cheapest car hire deals at Stansted airport and every other location we service.
Our Reservation Manager Cherie Walker regularly travels to Spain both to exhibit at shows and to meet with the Expat community to explain the benefits of allowing a company like Indigo to arrange their car hire. If you are would like to arrange a rental car at Stansted or any of our other locations then you can contact her directly on 02 8417 2650 to discuss your needs.
One way car hire at Stansted Airport
Due to its close proximity to London, one way car hire from Stansted airport tends to be a popular option for onward journeys. Most of the rental companies offer a one way hire service and many of them have locations throughout the UK where your hire car can be returned.
It is important to remember that there is normally a charge for one way car hire and this can vary greatly between companies, particularly if you are returning the vehicle a significant distance from the airport. As we deal regularly with all the suppliers above, we can give you the best advice on which company best suits your needs and how you can get the lowest possible rental rates.
About Stansted Airport
Stansted Airport is a particularly well known as being a good option for budget flights and is strongly associated with the Irish airline Ryanair who serve over one hundred destinations out of Stansted. The airport is particularly popular with the expat community with many people flying to and from Spain on a regular basis.
One of the most appealing points about Stansted airport is it’s close proximity to London which making a great option who want to quickly get to the capital without having to pay the premium rates associated with Heathrow airport.
Stansted is one of a number of airports in the UK owned by the BAA which also owns Heathrow airport and is the former owner of Gatwick airport.