Why BA car hire?

Book your car hire with British Airways - in partnership with Avis - and enjoy these great benefits:

  • Great rates and flexibility
  • Combine your flight with a car and save
  • Convenient and extensive choice of locations
  • Earn Avios on every rental
  • All mandatory charges included
  • 24 hour customer support
  • Free additional driver for Executive Club members
  • Join Avis Preferred at no extra charge and beat the queues with faster pick up

Why BA Holidays?

  • Combine and save - book your flight + hotel or flight + car hire together for the best deals
  • Choose from over 8,000 hotels
  • 24-hour support helpline
  • Earn bonus Avios
  • Low online deposits
  • All holidays booked on ba.com are ATOL protected, giving you peace of mind whilst on holiday

Fly-drive holidays

Get the most out of your holiday and book a fly-drive holiday with British Airways. Our flight + car hire packages, in partnership with Avis, include all of the mandatory charges that you'll need to drive away and explore at your leisure. With Avis you also have the added reassurance of 24-hour customer support and roadside assistance should you need it.

Go further with our fantastic car hire offers and enjoy additional savings when you book your flights + car together. You'll also earn a minimum of 500 Avios on every rental. Set the scene for the ultimate road trip and step among the bright lights on a city break, exploring as far as time allows, then unwind after all the excitement with a relaxing beach holiday on the nearest coast. Or enjoy the convenience of car hire when you’re away on your family holiday – we won’t charge you for taking your child’s car seat with you or if you’d prefer to rent them at the depot you can. The possibilities are endless when you take a fly-drive holiday. 

Spring fly-drive holidays

DestinationPackagePrices from 
BarcelonaFlight + 7 days car hire£102 pp*Search
NaplesFlight + 7 days car hire£104 pp*Search
AlicanteFlight + 7 days car hire£110 pp*Search
MalagaFlight + 7 days car hire£111 pp*Search
Algarve (Faro)Flight + 7 days car hire£120 pp*Search
NiceFlight + 7 days car hire£141 pp*Search
FlorenceFlight + 7 days car hire£142 pp*Search

* based on a 7 day hire

Benefits of car hire

Avis Benefits

Great rates and flexibility plus 24 hour customer support, road side assistance, earn Avios on every rental.

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Executive Club benefits
Executive Club

Earn a minimum of 500 Avios per rental in all worldwide destinations plus benefit from a free additional driver.

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Avis Preferred
Avis Preferred

Benefits include pre-prepared paperwork, fast track priority service counters, upgrades and rental offers.

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Pay local.
Pay Local

If you are looking for more flexibility with your rental and would prefer to pay locally for your car, use the link below.

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Recommended fly drives



The opportunities are endless when you book a flight + car package to Florida. We fly into three airports, Orlando International Airport, Tampa International Airport and Miami International Airport, which makes a fly-drive holiday easy and convenient. Combine an exciting holiday to Orlando with a relaxing Gulf Coast break or a lively weekend in Miami with a road trip to the Florida Keys. Hire an affordable compact car, a sleek convertible or a family friendly minivan.



Take advantage of our brilliant car hire options to explore Nice and the French Riviera. Hire a car with Avis and enjoy convenience and freedom to explore this stunning and variable region. Take the well-known Grand Corniche road up to nearby Monaco and get a taste of the Formula One experience driving around parts of the famed circuit. Explore the beautiful mountain pass up to the Alps, or visit gorgeous beaches throughout the French Riviera, Monaco and Cannes. Choose from economy cars, intermediate, or people carriers - ideal for families and larger groups.

Cape Town.

Cape Town

Explore this cosmopolitan South African city at your own pace with Cape Town car hire. Enjoy a great range of benefits, including convenient, fuss-free collection, excellent rates and Avios points on your rental. Hire a car in Cape Town and drive to the lush winelands, stopping to sample the superb produce of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. Take in the breathtaking coastal scenery along the Cape Peninsula and see the penguins at Simons Town. On longer holidays explore the spectacular Garden Route National Park, with its beautiful beaches and dramatic forests. Book your flights and car together for a guaranteed saving.



Enjoy the freedom to explore the Costa del Sol and Andalucia with our Avis car hire. Choose a car that is suitable for you and explore areas including Malaga, Marbella and more. We offer a selection of car types, perfect for all travellers - from those on a budget to larger families. Hire a car for your Malaga holiday and discover everything this region has to offer. Drive the kids to the Botanical Gardens, located on the outskirts of Malaga, or venture along the coast to glitzy Marbella and visit popular Torremolinos and Benalmadena en-route. Enjoy the peace of mind of unlimited mileage, 24-hour support and all charges included, as well as additional benefits for Avis Preferred members - including fast pick-up. Combine and save when you book your flights and car hire together.

California, Los Angeles.

Los Angeles

Car hire in Los Angeles gives you the freedom to explore the sights and surrounding areas at your own pace. Enjoy fantastic rates, convenient locations and great benefits. Hire a car and travel the Pacific Coast Highway, there is so much to see and do. Combine your Los Angeles holiday with a trip to San Francisco or Las Vegas. Select the perfect vehicle for your trip - choose an affordable economy car or an upgraded intermediate vehicle. Avis car hire gives you peace of mind, with all the local taxes, rates and insurance included. Add a GPS for a stress-free trip; it’s the perfect accessory for your LA fly-drive break.

Open road.


Go where the mood takes you on fly-drive breaks in Europe. Visit stunning beaches, discover architectural delights and spend time in picturesque towns and cities along the way.

Route 66 sign.

North America

Discover a land of contrasts when you take a fly-drive in North America. Experience the world’s most scenic drives, journey along iconic highways and cover vast landscapes as you move from place to place.



On fly-drive holidays in Africa you’ll be taken on an incredible journey through verdant landscapes, around stunning wineries, out on safari and finishing up on stunning golden sands.

UK countryside.


With a fly-drive holiday in the UK you can take a drive out of the big cities, through stunning countryside, and see historical sites, chocolate box villages and lively coastal towns all in a day.