Car Hire at Luton Airport
Car hire from Luton Airport
Portal to London and the Midlands
For easy access to London, the motorways and many other major UK destinations, we have the perfect car for you at our Luton Airport branch.Book now
Picking up your hire car at Avis Luton Airport
Collecting your vehicle
Our car rental desk is located in the Onward Travel Centre, Level 1, on the main concourse in the Arrivals hall of the terminal building. It is clearly signposted throughout the airport.
From Arrivals, proceed through the onward travel area and you will see the Avis Information Desk where our team will be waiting to assist you. Once you’ve completed the formalities, a free shuttle bus willcollect you fromoutsidethe front of the terminal (BusStop 1A) andwill take you to the rear of the Airport to the Car Hire Centre, where you can collect your vehcile from the Avis Rental Desk.
Returning your vehicle
The airport is just off the A505 and junction 10 of the M1. It’s about 30 miles from London, 25 miles from Milton Keynes, 90 miles from Birmingham, 50 miles from Oxford, 35 miles from Cambridge and 22 miles from Bedford.
The airport is also just 5 minutes from the M1 and 15 minutes from the M25 (about 2 miles away) and is easily accessible from the A1.
Services and optional extras
As a company we aim to make your journey to and from the airport as smooth as possible. Here are just some of the services we provide.
Avis Preferred: Join our customer loyalty programme and get even more out of our car hire service. With pre-prepared paperwork and our 3-Minute Promise, you’ll be in your car in no time.
Out-of-hours return: If you arrive before or after our opening hours, just park in an Avis bay and pop the keys in the key safe. Staff will check the car after opening in the morning.
Breakdown assistance: We pride ourselves on our servicing standards and are sure you’ll have no problems with your vehicle. In the event of a breakdown however, you just need to contact our team and we’ll have you back on the road before you know it.
Child seats: We can provide suitable in-car seating for younger travellers – just let us know your requirements when you book your car. Please note that child seats are a legal requirement in the UK for any passengers under 12 years of age and 135 cm in height.
Satellite navigation: Don’t spend your holiday pouring over maps! With our satellite navigation option you’ll be all set to reach your destination faster.
Don't forget the London Congestion Charge
This hire station is outside of the London Congestion Charge zone but drivers entering central London between 7am and 6pm on Monday to Friday (look out for the Congestion Charge signs) have to pay the charge on a daily basis. Discover where these areas are by viewing our map and find out how to pay the charge.
We can process the payment on your behalf for the first day of your hire, so you have more time to relax and enjoy the journey. Just let us know when you collect your car.