Why it’s worth choosing Europcar car hire in the UK

  • EuropcarEuropcar is among the five best car rental companies in Europe according to the popular magazine Business Traveller
  • Europcar offers only the newest car models. The average age of Europcar fleet is only 6 months.
  • Free delivery service! Available only for UK residences living within 5 miles from the nearest Europcar office.

Europcar Car Rental in UK

The most popular deals by Europcar in the UK to choose from:

$44.81
Mini cars
Fiat 500
$52.29
Economy cars
Opel Corsa
$58.81
Compact cars
Opel Astra
$73.64
Standard / Intermediate cars
Skoda Octavia
$73.64
Estate cars
Volkswagen Passat Estate
$246.60
Luxury / Premium cars
Mercedes E Classe
$174.77
Minivan cars
Volkswagen Sharan
$203.86
Convertible cars
Audi A3 Convertible
$286.05
SUV cars
Jeep Cherokee

What should you pay attention to when renting from Europcar

  • Check if insurance coverage is included in yourEuropcar car hire deal in the UK

Insurance included in Europcar car hire UK prices*

Collision damage waiver (CDW)

Reduces your liability in case of damage to the rental car. Instead of reimbursing the entire cost of damage, you’ll need to pay only the excess amount.

Theft waiver (TW)

Reduces your liability in case of theft to the excess amount of 1000 – 2000 GBP/day depending on the vehicle type

Third party liability protection

Covers damage to the third party (both physical injuries and damage to property).

*CDW and TW aren’t included in the price, if the driver is a resident of the US or Canada. The insurance can be purchased at the local car rental desk or be already included in the driver’s credit card.

 

  • Pay attention to Europcar car rental UK age limits

All young drivers willing to arrange car hire in the UK by Europcar will be faced with certain restrictions:

Minimum required age

Additional fee for drivers at the age of 22-24 years

List of the available vehicles

22 years

27.08 GBP/day

Minimum age is 22 years:

  • mini (Fiat 500)
  • economy (Vauxhall Corsa)
  • compact (Hyundai I30, Vauxhall Astra)

 

Minimum age is 23 years

  • intermediate and standard-size cars (Vauxhall Insignia, Mercedes B Class, Skoda Octavia)

 

Minimum age is 25 years :

  • full-size cars (Volkswagen Sharan)
  • elite (Mercedes C Class)

 

Minimum age is 30 years

  • luxury SUVS and prestige cars (Mercedes SLK, Audi Q5, Jeep Grand Cherokee)

 

 

 

 

  • Notify Europcar representative in advance, if you’re planning to drive abroad

Courtiers you are allowed to travel to

Additional charges

Travel duration (days)

Price (GBP)

Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany,Gibraltar, Holland,Iceland,Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.

1 -2

60

3-5

72

6-7

90

8-13

120

14-20

156

21-27

186

28-34

198

35-41

210

42 and more

220

How to contact us if you have a question about your booking?

You can contact our customer support team by phone or email 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you would like to call Europcar representative, then search for Europcar car hire contact number in your confirmation voucher.

Quick comparison of the most famous UK car hire brands

Special equipment (price per day/maximum cost per rental)

 

Europcar

Hertz

Sixt

Avis

Additional driver

8.33 GBP/83.33 GBP

10 GBP/100 GBP

8.99 GBP/79.9 GBP

10 GBP/70 GBP

Child toddler seat

9.16 GBP/91.66 GBP

12 GBP/84 GBP

13 GBP/70 GBP

10 GBP/70 GBP

Infant child seat

N/A

12 GBP/84 GBP

13 GBP/70 GBP

10 GBP/70 GBP

Booster seat

3.33 GBP/33.33 GBP

5 GBP/70 GBP

13 GBP/70 GBP

N/A

GPS

11.66 GBP/116.6 GBP

20 GBP/ 200 GBP

13.99 GBP/89 GBP

11.99 GBP/119.9 GBP

 

Age requirements and the amount of young driver's surcharges

 

Europcar

Hertz

Sixt

Avis

Age limits (years)

22 to 99

23 to 99

21 to 75

23 to 99

Underage fee applies to drivers of:

22 -24 years old

23-24 years

21-24 years old

23-25 years old

Amount of underage fee

27.08 GBP/day

30 GBP/day

Maximum 300 GBP

36 GBP/day

32.5 GBP/day

Maximum 325 GBP/rental

 

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