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Book your car rental 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 vacation rental or planning the ultimate fly-drive, find the car to fit your itinerary.
Rent 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.
Collect 1 bonus Avios for every $1 you spend on flight and car rental packages. That’s on top of the Avis or Budget Avios you already collect for the flight and car rental elements of your booking. Join the Executive Club for free today to start claiming your Avios rewards.
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Both Avis and Budget are now available at London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, just a short walk from arrivals with simple lift access from the short stay car park.Book now
Pick up your car at over 5,000 locations with our dedicated car rental partner Avis. With no hidden costs, all mandatory charges are included, plus Executive Club Members earn a minimum of 500 Avios per rental and benefit from a free additional driver.
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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
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.
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