Book your car hire with British Airways and enjoy the most competitive prices, benefits and generous Avios rewards collected on every rental. Whether you’re looking for a convenient holiday rental or planning the ultimate fly-drive, find the car to fit your itinerary.
Hire a car with Budget or Avis and enjoy great rates and flexibility, with a choice of vehicle types, as well as various pick-up and drop-off locations. All mandatory charges are included, along with the added reassurance of 24-hour customer support and roadside assistance. You can also pre-book a range of handy extras including child seats, GPS navigation, winter accessories like snow tyres or chains and Premium Cover to avoid any excess charges. Further Avis benefits include a free additional driver for Executive Club Members and fast-track priority service counters for Avis Preferred customers.
Our car hire partners, Avis and Budget, are closely monitoring the information shared by relevant authorities concerning advice on how to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
They are committed to helping protect customers through their already robust cleaning techniques of each vehicle after rental. Like us, they've also partnered with RB, the makers of Dettol, to ensure they are using industry leading disinfectants to clean their vehicles and rental locations. In particular, they pay special attention to the places people touch such as steering wheels, door handles and other hard surfaces.
Their policy will continue to evolve based on any further changes in advice by local and national public health authorities and regulations.
To read more about the measures Avis and Budget are taking, please click here.
If you know where and when you want to visit, start your search here. If not, scroll down to search for our latest car hire offers. Or read our travel guides to find inspiration for your fly-drive holiday.
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You can now choose and book your car rental with both Avis and Budget, providing a wide range of cars at over 5,000 locations worldwide.
With no hidden costs, all mandatory charges are included, plus Executive Club Members collect Avios on every rental and if you book an Avis car enjoy a free additional driver and extra Avios.
Roadside assistance, 24-hour customer support and ATOL protection as standard.Plan your trip
Join Avis Preferred and collect 1,000 bonus Avios on your first Preferred rental. Additional benefits include fast track priority service counters, upgrades and rental offers.Find out more
If you are looking for more flexibility with your rental and would prefer to pay locally for your car, use the link below.Book pay local
Collect more Avios with British Airways car hire. You can collect Bonus Avios when you book your flights and any car hire together. You can add one free additional driver when you book Avis car hire too. Log in now and start collecting today.
Pre-book your car hire extras and you'll make collecting your car that bit quicker when you arrive too. You can choose Premium Cover for added protection against those unexpected eventualities. You can guarantee the infant and child seats you require are there waiting for you. Or you can be better prepared to navigate your trip, whether that's adding GPS or Wi-Fi, winter tyres or snow chains, or selecting an additional driver so you can share longer drives. You can also earn Avios on Premium Cover and any car exras booked.
For complete peace of mind we offer Premium Cover including Super Collision Damage Waiver to reduce your excess, or to protect and support you in the event of an accident or vehicle breakdown. Or Super Theft Protection if your vehicle is stolen.
Infant and child seats are guaranteed when you pre-book. We offer options suitable from birth to four years, and booster seats for those up to 12 years.
If you're anticipating some wintry weather on the roads, or you're driving to the slopes, get prepared and pre-book before you go. Winter tyres are required by law during certain times of the year and snow chains can offer an extra level of reassurance. A ski or snowboard rack may come in useful too.
You can pre-book GPS sat navs or mobile Wi-Fi so you can avoid roaming charges. The Roadside Safety Net covers non-mechanical mishaps like having a flat tyre. Or you can add additional drivers so you can break up the journey and enjoy a stress-free rental.
Our car rental partners, Avis and Budget, are committed to getting you on your way quickly and safely. As part of their relentless commitment to keeping customers and employees safe, they are taking measures to ensure rental locations are safe for all.
Reduce your time at the counter with Avis and Budget’s digital check-in service. You will receive an invitation to complete your rental agreement in advance, so only your driving licence, payment card(s) and your passport or ID card will need to be checked when you arrive.
Find the answer to your common queries below. Or contact us for more information
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