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Why rent a car in London?

London is a university city in Southwestern Ontario, on the Thames river. The city holds a number of annual festivals, attracting many visitors, and is also a great location for visiting nearby destinations by hire car, such as Toronto,Mississauga,Hamilton and Detroit.

How to get to and around London?

If you’re arriving via London International Airport then it’s a six-mile drive by rental car to London. En route you could stop off to visit the scenic 19th century campus of Western University.

What brands are available?

There are various hire car providers to suit your budget and preferences, including Budget, Avis and Hertz. Many offer extras like free cancellation, unlimited mileage and shuttle services to your rental car.

Must-sees within an easy drive of London

London has a number of visitor attractions to enjoy by hire car, including Fanshawe Pioneer Village, an open-air museum with historic re-enactments of pioneer life, Eldon House, a 19th century mansion and gardens that’s open to visitors, and the London Regional Children's Museum, which has interactive exhibits. Other attractions include Victoria Park and Budweiser Gardens.

Toronto, is a 119-mile journey from London by rental car - 26% of the Canadian population live in the Toronto area, making it a thriving, vibrant metropolis with much to offer by way of culture, dining and attractions. These include the iconic CN Tower with its revolving restaurant, the Royal Ontario Museum, Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada and Casa Loma, an early 20th century Gothic Revival castle with gardens that is open for visitors. Or you could sample the amazing range of artisan foods on offer at St. Lawrence Market, or stroll around the heritage area of the Distillery District, sampling one of the many restaurants on offer.

The unmissable Niagara Falls is a 125-mile drive away. Often described as the Eighth Natural Wonder of the World, it’s actually made up of three waterfalls: Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls. Breathtaking Horseshoe Falls is the largest and is actually the most powerful waterfall in North America.

Tips and tricks for driving in London

With its mountains, wilderness, forests and wildlife, Ontario is stunning to explore in any season by rental car. Remember that Canada is right-hand drive and take extra care in winter conditions and on mountainous roads. Make sure you familiarise yourself with Canada’s driving laws before visiting.

Ready to plan your London city break?

Feeling inspired to explore London and the rest of Ontario? Check out this City Guide and use the Expedia search tool to help you find the best car hire, flight and hotel deals and to research the best attractions and activities.

Remember that Expedia car hire comes with no hidden fees. The price you see is the price you pay!

FAQs for car hire in London

What’s the best price car rental in London?

In the past 7 days the lowest priced car rental is in London.

What’s the average car rental price in London?

On average, car rentals in London are .

Why should I book a car rental with Expedia?

When booking a rental car via Expedia you can easily compare a wide range of the most popular car hire companies and select the best option for you. There are no extra costs and no cancellation fees involved in booking a rental car with Expedia.

How do I book a car rental with Expedia?

You can book a car rental on Expedia either online or over the phone. You may have the option to reserve now and pay now, or to reserve now and pay later. The payment option will be indicated at time of booking. To collect Expedia+ rewards points for your car rental, sign in to your account before you book or create an account on the Payment page.

Are there any additional costs when cancelling a rental car?

Most rental car bookings are eligible for a full refund regardless of when you cancel with Expedia. Not all prepaid bookings qualify for a refund. Review your itinerary for details. If your prepaid booking qualifies for a refund, your booking must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up for the refund. If you return your prepaid car rental early, you will not be refunded for any unused time.

How can I cancel my car booking through Expedia?

To cancel your car booking, sign in or enter your email address and itinerary number. Then select Find itinerary. Under Manage Booking, select Cancel Reservation, then CANCEL THIS RESERVATION. Most prepaid car rental bookings are non-refundable. Pre-paid bookings must be cancelled at least 6 hours prior to pick-up to be eligible for a full refund. To change or cancel a car hire that you booked as part of a holiday, please contact us.

Should I book a rental car online before arriving or directly in London?

Booking your car from home with Expedia ensures thay you can choose the type of car. You can also compare the different offers and additional services in advance to get the best offer for you. Upon arrival you only need to collect the keys before beginning your trip. In addition, you do not have to start searching for a suitable provider after arriving or reading the terms and conditions at the counter. This will save you a lot of stress.

What insurance should I choose for my rental car?

A comprehensive insurance is a good choice to avoid unpleasant surprises. That way you can enjoy your stay carefree and explore the area with your rental car.

Do I have to pay my rental car in advance?

We have a couple different options when it comes to paying for your car rental. Read on and see which is best for you. Reserve now, pay now: This option allows you to reserve your car rental and prepay at the time of booking. You’ll need a credit card to prepay, and can apply Expedia Rewards points to cover all or some of the booking cost. While some car rental companies may let you pay with a debit card, the driver still needs to present a valid credit card to cover the deposit upon pick-up. Reserve now, pay later: This option lets you reserve your rental car without paying in advance. When you get to the pick-up spot, just have whoever's driving present a valid credit card to pay the cost in full. The car rental company will also place a hold on your credit card in the amount of the car rental deposit.

What do I have to pay attention to when hiring a car?

When picking up your rental car, check for scratches or dents on the vehicle. Inspect the car carefully, make sure to take notes of potential damage and let the vendor know before driving off.

Where can I find car rentals in London?

Rental car companies can usually be found at airports and various locations in the city centre.