Car rental - London, London Airport Stansted (STN)

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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Mini
FIAT 500 or similar
FIAT 500
  • 4x
  • 1x
  • 2x
  • No
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$3.00 / per day
Economy
Ford Fiesta or similar
Ford Fiesta
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$4.00 / per day
Compact
Hyundai i30 or similar
Hyundai i30
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Keddy
$27.00 / per day
Minivan
Vauxhall Zafira or similar
Vauxhall Zafira
  • 5x
  • 3x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Alamo
$30.00 / per day

Most Popular Car Rental Offers

Intermediate
Skoda Octavia or similar
Skoda Octavia
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
Enterprise
$43.00 / per day
Full-size
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Auto. or similar
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Auto.
  • 5x
  • 2x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
SIXT
$81.00 / per day
Premium
Volvo V60 or similar
Volvo V60
  • 5x
  • 6x
  • 5x
  • No
  • Man.
Easirent
$58.00 / per day
Compact Elite
Audi A3 or similar
Audi A3
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 4x
  • No
  • Man.
GreenMotion
$66.00 / per day
The above prices are approximate only. They are based on bookings made during the last 48 hours and depend on booking dates, length of rental and car class.

Airport Car Rental

London Stansted Airport was opened during the Second World War as RAF Stansted Mountfitchet. It started serving civilian passengers in 1949.

Top international routes

  • Dublin
  • Rome
  • Madrid
  • Milan
  • Malaga
  • Barcelona

Main airlines

Ryanair, Jet2.com, easyJet, Eurowings, British Airways, and TUI Airways

Terminals

The main terminal building is made up of Satellite 1, Satellite 2, Satellite 3, and the Advanced Passenger Vehicle (APV) building. You can easily walk between any two parts of the airport. There are plans to construct a new arrivals terminal that could be completed and open to passengers by 2021.

Location

London Stansted Airport is in the county of Essex, about 68 km (42 mi) north of central London. Highway M11 and North Circular Road are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.

Top car rental companies

Enterprise, Alamo, Europcar, SIXT, Keddy, Easirent, and GreenMotion

Car rental desks

All can be found in the separate Car Rental Village, just outside the airport. You’ll find it easily by following the signs.

Services and Facilities

There are many bars, restaurants, and cafés, a grocery store, shops and duty-free outlets for passengers leaving the EU. You’ll also find several ATMs, currency exchanges, an on-site hotel, baby changing facilities, a pharmacy, and a prayer room. Luggage storage is in the international arrivals area and is open 24/7. London Stansted Airport is generally well equipped for travelers with reduced mobility. You can find more information on the airport's official website.

Nearest gas station

Esso, located at Dunmow Road, Bishop's Stortford CM22 7TA, can be reached in about three minutes and is open 24/7. There are many other gas stations near Stansted Airport and on the way to London.

Popular one-way rentals

Travel information

Language
English
Currency
GBP
Country code
44
Average car rental length
6 days
Economy car rental price
$18.50 / per day
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of town
97 km/h
60 mi/h
Speed limit within town
48 km/h
30 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%

Airport info

Rating
7.2
  • Getting to the airport 7.1
  • Departure and check-in 7.0
  • Terminal facilities 6.9
  • Wi-Fi connectivity 5.3
  • Restaurants and car rental services 6.6
  • Lounge 5.2

London Airport Stansted (STN)

  • IATA: STN
  • ICAO: EGSS
  • Airport name: London Airport Stansted (STN)
  • Airport type: Public / Civil
  • Airport Size: Large Airport
  • Elevation AMSL: 106 m / 348 ft
  • Runway Surface: Asphalt / Grooved
  • Aircraft movements (per year): 180,430
  • Passengers (per year): 24,320,071
  • Distance from City: 37.3 miles / 60 km NNE of town
  • Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
  • Phone: 0870 000 0303

When are car rental prices cheapest at London Airport Stansted?

The cost of renting a car at London Airport Stansted depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at London Airport Stansted
$35.95
January
$34.21
February
$102.28
March
$43.51
April
$41.93
May
$36.11
June
$57.18
July
$45.37
August
September
October
November
December
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at London Airport Stansted is February when prices for Economy start from $34.21. You can see that this is 31% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 67% cheaper than renting a car in March (when rental prices start at $102.28 for Compact). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!

What’s the most popular rental length at London Airport Stansted?

Travel lengths differ from one month to another. In January the average rental period is 7 days, while in June, the average rental period is only 5 days.
Average Rental Length at London Airport Stansted
7
January
6
February
6
March
6
April
6
May
5
June
5
July
5
August
5
September
5
October
November
December

Which is the busiest car rental month at London Airport Stansted?

Travelers are most likely to rent a car at London Airport Stansted in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in February.
London Airport Stansted Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
86%
January
80%
February
93%
March
87%
April
80%
May
88%
June
146%
July
146%
August
90%
September
103%
October
November
December

Top 20 Locations near London Airport Stansted

Top 7 Best London Airport Stansted Suppliers in 2018

Enterprise
Enterprise
Exceptional 9.3
01279-682955
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE, COOPERS END ROAD
Alamo
Exceptional 9.2
01279-682955
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE, COOPERS END ROAD
SIXT
Excellent 8.6
+44-8444993399
Coopers End Road
Keddy
Keddy
Excellent 8.6
+4401279690723
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE
Europcar
Europcar
Excellent 8.2
+4403713843419
COOPERS END ROAD
GreenMotion
Very good 7.5
01279 210961
Green Motion London Stansted Airport, Novotel London Stansted Hotel, Round Coppice Road
Easirent
Very good 7.4
0044 01279215341 / 0044 07702846920
Unit 6, Stansted Distribution Centre, Start Hill, Stansted

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