Car Hire in the UK

Discover the historical, cultural and natural wonders of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland with car hire in the UK. The UK is one of the most popular destinations in Europe, and here are just a few reasons why:

London’s culture

London’s rich heritage and vibrant energy makes it the first stop for many travellers to the UK. Use your car hire in London to visit attractions including the British Museum and the two Tates, peek inside the Buckingham Palace during summer, or take a ride on the famous London Eye. Sample London’s excellent food and drink culture, and take a stroll through the Camden or Borough Market. A London car hire gives you the freedom to relax and travel at your own pace, whatever your itinerary.

Edinburgh’s buzz

If you are planning a road trip through Scotland, you’re likely to start with car hire in Edinburgh. Take a drive to Arthur’s seat and climb the extinct volcano to take in the beautiful view from the top. Take advantage of your Edinburgh car rental and drive to the colourful Old Town, Edinburgh Castle, or to the Scott Monument. Your journey wouldn’t be complete without enjoying the city’s lively atmosphere; stop in at Captain’s Bar for Scottish folk music, or swing by BrewDog for a craft beer and pie.

Glasgow architecture

With a grittier feel, Glasgow is another of Scotland’s top travel destinations, boasting fascinating architecture and culture. A Glasgow car hire will allow you to explore the best of the city. Drive over to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, to Buchanan Street for great shopping, or to the lively neighbourhood of West End. Round off the day with a meal at the Ubiquitous Chip, a Glasgow institution. For the architecture buffs, put the Mackintosh House on your Glasgow car hire itinerary to learn about the mind behind the city’s most iconic buildings.

Belfast’s stories

Home to Games of Thrones, the Titanic a rich musical heritage, Belfast  has become a real travel hotspot. The largest city in Northern Ireland, it is the perfect starting point for any road trip in this part of the UK. After you collect your Belfast car hire, take a drive past the city’s many murals, visit the Ulster Museum, retrace the story of the Titanic at Titanic Belfast, and stop in at the iconic Good Vibrations record shop.

We offer a wide range of vehicles throughout the British Isles in conjunction with our industry partners, so you can explore the UK by hire car at your own pace, on any budget. Compass Car Rental gives you the convenience of collecting and returning your rental wherever the road takes you.