Rental companies may charge extra for drivers aged under 25, normally payable when you pick up your car. Age restrictions may apply in certain locations. Check the rental company's website before booking.

Car Hire from Bristol Airport

Car Hire at Bristol Airport

Located nine miles from Bristol's city centre, Bristol Airport (BRS) is convenient to both the city and the M5 motorway. Leaving the airport, motorists can follow the A38 from the first roundabout for the 24-minute journey to the centre. Bristol Airport car hire is available on site, comprising international brands, including:

  • Avis
  • Hertz
  • Budget
  • Enterprise
  • Alamo
  • National
  • Sixt
  • Europcar

If you are planning a Budget car hire at Bristol Airport or an Enterprise car hire then you can plan these before you fly to Bristol airport. Exiting the north side of the terminal, customers will be able to reach the car hire desks within easy walking distance. Simply book your Bristol Airport car hire in advance, and then visit the appropriate kiosk on the day of travel. After filling out the necessary paperwork, customers can collect their car outside the terminal.

Driving With Car Hire From Bristol Airport

The M5 motorway is minutes from Bristol Airport and acts as an artery road linking cities from Exeter to Birmingham. Excellent signposting greet travellers as they leave the airport, directing them easily to the Bristol or nearby cities. Motorists can follow the A38 route east towards Bristol's centre or west to connect to the M5. The speed limit along most of the A38 is 40 miles per hour. Motorists should be aware that the M5 speed limit in roadwork areas is 50 miles per hour.

Places to Visit by Car From Bristol Airport (BRS)

After renting a Budget car hire at Bristol Airport or an Enterprise car hire at Bristol Airport, it's time to start exploring. The beautiful county of Cornwall lies just to the south of Bristol. Charming seaside towns like Mousehole and national parks like Dartmoor or Exmoor await exploration. Just to the east of the airport is the historic city of Bristol.

Great for stretching the legs after a long journey, the Bristol Zoo and Aquarium offer plenty of attractions. History buffs will want to visit the city's impressive thousand-year-old cathedral. Visit the harbour for boat rides and guided walking tours of the local attractions.

Parking in Bristol

Near the city's centre, some car parks offer pre-paid tickets for parking that last up to 24 hours. Queen's Square offers short-stay parking for up to two hours. Long-stay parking can be found along Redcliffe Parade, Mardyke Wharf and Portwall Lane. The Holiday Inn Bristol Airport is three miles away from the airport and offers free parking for all guests. At the centrally located Bristol Marriott Hotel, there's a paid car park adjacent to the hotel.

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