We have moved.

Our Heathrow Terminal 5 office moved to our brand-new location at the Holiday Inn London, Bath Road, UB7 0DQ. 

Customers collecting and returning vehicles 

When you arrive at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, please proceed to bus stop 25 (which is located on the arrivals level of Terminal 5) and take a short journey on the Avis Budget shuttle to our brand-new location at the Holiday Inn Hotel London Heathrow, Bath Road, UB7 0DQ. Our team look forward to welcoming you there.

If you are flying from Terminal 5, please return your vehicle to our new office which is situated at the Holiday Inn Hotel London Heathrow, Bath Road, UB7 0DQ. You will then take a short journey on the Avis Budget shuttle to Terminal 5 where you will be dropped off immediately outside of the arrivals level of Heathrow Terminal 5.  In you are flying from any other terminal, please return your vehicle to our central Heathrow location which is situated on Northrop Road, London, TW6 2QA, and we’ll shuttle you to the relevant terminal. 

 

Digital Check-in

We are committed to quick and safe customer service delivery, and we encourage all our customers to take advantage of digital check-in.  

If you need to add any extras to your booking, such as an additional driver or child seat, our customer representatives will be only too happy to walk you through the different options available. Booking your hire with Budget also means that you can enjoy peace of mind with fee-free flexible bookings and no cancellation fee – no matter the reason.

 

Landing at Heathrow Terminals 2-4? More information can be found here. 

 

Get cheap car rental at Heathrow Terminal 5

Heathrow Airport Terminal 5

Heathrow Airport T5 Bus Stop 25
West Drayton
UB7 0DQ

Tel: 03445446000

Opening hours

sunday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
monday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
tuesday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
wednesday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
thursday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
friday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs
saturday:
04:45 - 23:59 Hrs

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Budget Rent-A-Car at London Heathrow Airport

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Learn more about Heathrow

Car hire London Heathrow Terminal 5

Heathrow Airport's convenient location near to London's attractions enables you to easily reach any destination you have in mind.

Windsor Castle is located less than half an hour away from the airport and is an ideal destination if you're looking for a memorable day out.

If you are feeling a little more adventurous there are many other locations within easy reach, such as Hillingdon, which is home to a selection of parks and gardens, or Canary Wharf, which is just under an hour's drive away and offers a wide range of activities, such as ice-skating.

Whatever journey you have in mind, however long or short, you can be assured that your hire car will be reliable enough to enable you to travel from one destination to another in comfort and safety.

In and around London you will find a variety of parks and gardens to explore. Regent's Park and Green Park are located within a 20-mile radius of the airport and are ideal for plant lovers and those who enjoy woodland trails.

There are also similar attractions for those who like bird watching or walking, such as Richmond Park, which is a 25-minute drive from Heathrow Airport and home to red and fallow deer.

The park is conveniently located near to Wimbledon and Kingston Upon Thames, both of which can easily be reached in your Budget hire car.

Explore London and beyond with Budget

With cheap car rental at Heathrow Terminal 5 you can easily navigate your way into the city and reach the capital’s best-known attractions in no time.

From fascinating art galleries, such as the Tate Modern, which is only half an hour away from Heathrow Airport, to other stunning sights, such as Windsor Castle; the city offers something for everyone.

You can select a car from Budget and easily explore the many attractions surrounding Heathrow Airport, whether you are planning an educational day out at some of the city's museums and art galleries or wish to hit the high street stores for some retail therapy.

By pre-booking a car rental, you can easily access a wide range of attractions, restaurants and shops. Anyone looking for an interesting day out may like to explore the city's stunning architectural and educational attractions, such as the National Gallery or The Monument, whilst visitors who prefer to relax and explore the sights will enjoy the many parks and gardens in and around London, most notably, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.

A car rental will enable you to fit in your planned attractions or activities in a day, as many are accessible by car. We offer vehicles in a range of sizes, so you can easily rent a car that is suitable for a couple or one that can accommodate a family of four or five.

If you are into activities and sports, then Heathrow Airport is located close to many fun attractions, including Legoland Windsor and The Guards Polo Club, which are easily accessible by car.

If you need a vehicle that will enable you to carry sports equipment or wish to travel to a particular location as a group, then Budget can provide rental cars to suit your individual requirements.

When you select a car rental, you need not concern yourself about the weather when travelling to or from Heathrow Airport, as all the vehicles are equipped with a selection of features, such as air conditioning and efficient heaters, enabling you to remain comfortable during your journey.

London Congestion Charging zone

If you are planning to drive your Budget hire car from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to central London, then you should be aware of the London Congestion Charging zone.

The Congestion Charge can be paid online, over the phone, at selected retail outlets, or when you pick up your rental vehicle.

Transport for London charge a £15 per day fee for all vehicles driving within the Congestion Charging zone, between 07:00 and 22:00 hours, Monday to Friday.

This fee must be paid by midnight on the day of travel. Alternatively, if you choose to pay by midnight the following day after you drove into the Congestion Charging zone, the fee is £12.

When hiring a vehicle with Budget, it is your responsibility to pay the Congestion Charge. Any unpaid charges and penalties will be recovered from you by Budget.

Transport for London charge a £15 per day fee for all vehicles driving within the Congestion Charging zone, between 07:00 and 22:00 hours, Monday to Friday.

This fee must be paid by midnight on the day of travel. Alternatively, if you choose to pay by midnight the following day after you drove into the Congestion Charging zone, the fee is £12.

When hiring a vehicle with Budget, it is your responsibility to pay the Congestion Charge. Any unpaid charges and penalties will be recovered from you by Budget.

Why book with Budget?

Worry-free rentals

  • Special measures and deepcleaning sanitisation protocols protect our customers and provide a safe and flexible travel experience.

Fully-flexible car hire

  • No need to worry if your plans change. With our flexible car hire you can amend or cancel your booking for free and receive a full refund.

Fast-track online check-in service

  • Save time with Budget contactless checkin service. Your vehicle will be ready and waiting for you so you can be on your way quickly and safely.

 

         

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