As Bristol Airport is located outside of Bristol town centre, car hire is one of the easiest modes of transport to get to the airport. You can choose to hire either self-drive or chauffeur driven car hire from Bristol Airport and it is up to you which would be most suitable for your transport needs.
There are 6 car hire providers located at Bristol Airport. The pick-up and drop-off locations are close to the terminal building next to the Long Stay Car Parks. The car hire pick-up and drop off is signposted and within walking distance of the terminal building.
You can choose to book your car hire upon arrival at the airport, but you may miss out on deals or discounts plus you may have less choice on what vehicle you can hire. Therefore, you should try and hire your car in advance so you save money and have the reassurance you have your preferred vehicle.
Travel to places not always accessible by public transport
Try a different car to what you're used to driving
Travel when you want to
*Calls to this number will cost up to 7p per minute plus your phone company's network access charge.
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You'll find the car rental desks in the Car Rental Centre, located on the right side of the main terminal. Alternatively, some desks for car rental providers can be found in the main arrivals hall.
Here's a handy map to help you find your way around car hire locations around the airport and across to central Paisley and Bristol.
* Calls will cost around 7p per minute plus your phone company's network access charge.
** They also Offer Adapted Vehicle Hire which offers an optional collection and delivery service. Call the local team on 01895 439111 quoting "Hertz15" to talk through what you need. Prices from £45