Car rental London Stansted Airport
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London Stansted Airport was opened during the Second World War as RAF Stansted Mountfitchet. It started serving civilian passengers in 1949.
Top international routes
Ryanair, Jet2.com, easyJet, Eurowings, British Airways, and TUI Airways
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.
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
Average car rental length
Economy car rental price
$19.68 / per day
Speed limit out of town
Speed limit within town
Acceptable limit of BAC
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 Stansted Airport?
The cost of renting a car at London Stansted Airport 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 Stansted Airport
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at London Stansted Airport is December when prices for an Economy class start from $28.25. You can see that this is 39% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 72% cheaper than renting a car in March (when rental prices start at $101.00 for a Compact class). 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 Stansted Airport?
Travel length differs from one month to another: in January the average rental period is 6 days, while in June, the average rental period is only 5 days.
Average Rental Length at London Stansted Airport
Which is the busiest car rental month at London Stansted Airport?
Travelers are most likely to rent a car at London Stansted Airport in July, while the fewest number of travelers rent in May.
London Stansted Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
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Top 8 Best London Stansted Airport Suppliers in 2019
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE, COOPERS END ROAD
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE, COOPERS END ROAD
0044 8 444 993 399
Coopers End Rd, Stansted CM24 1SJ
CAR RENTAL VILLAGE
COOPERS END ROAD
0044 01 279 690 762
Car Rental Village, Coopers End Rd, Stansted CM24 1SJ
0044 01 279 210 961
Novotel Hotel, Round Coppice Rd, Stansted CM24 1SF
0044 01279215341 / 0044 07702846920
Unit 6, Stansted Distribution Centre, Start Hill, Stansted CM22 7DG
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