Family car hire

Reasons Why Car Hire Is Easier Than Public Transport

Car hire is often preferable to public transport for many reasons. With a car, you’ll get the freedom to go where you want, when you want, giving you the flexibility to enjoy your holiday without stress. You also have the luxury of travelling alone, with nothing but you and the open road, creating a much more enjoyable experience.  Here at Eurodrive UK, we truly believe that hiring a car is the best idea when travelling, and we’ve listed our top reasons below.  Car Hire Gives You Freedom If you’re touring on your holiday and want to see the sites, public transport can limit where you’re able to go. Many attractions won’t be on a bus route so you’d have to rely on taxis which don’t always work exactly to your timetable. When you choose car hire in the UK, it’s much easier to get to the places you need to go without delay, exactly when you want to go. It’s also much cheaper than getting a taxi everywhere, as you […]

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Best Autumn Road Trips in the UK

There isn’t a more beautiful time to road trip than during autumn. The eruptions of colour exploding from the ever changing landscape and the fluctuating weather with erratic bursts of rain accompanied by blasts of brilliant sunshine. When the weather worsens, enjoy one of many warming dishes from a quaint country pub or bistro along the way. Put all this together and it’s not hard to see what makes autumn so magical.  Autumn also often brings quieter roads to enjoy the drive; with schools still in term and fewer tourists flocking to beauty spots, the journey can be just as pleasurable as the destination. Read our picks for the very best UK road trips to take this Autumn. Loch Lomond National Park Loch Lomond is a wonderland of wilderness, with endless lakes, spectacular mountain scenery, and serene, picturesque roads which appear to run forever. The area is surrounded by remote lochs and hidden valleys, such as The Trossachs. Loch Lomond has some spectacular wildlife that is magnificent to view within […]

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Benefits of Hiring the Volkswagen Golf

Should I Hire a Volkswagen Golf? The Golf is perfect for those who need a vehicle that can handle both city and highway driving. It’s also great for families or groups of friends who need a car with plenty of space, which is why it’s such a popular car hire option. Thanks to its fuel-efficient engine, the Golf is also environmentally friendly and economical to operate. If you’re looking for a versatile and practical vehicle, be sure to consider the Volkswagen Golf – we delve deeper into the reasons why. Benefits of hiring the Volkswagen Golf There are many reasons to use a Volkswagen Golf as your next car hire, but here are some of the main benefits: Easy to drive The Volkswagen Golf is one of the most popular cars on the road. Whether you’re running errands around town or taking a road trip, the Golf is comfortable and reliable. The car’s size makes it easy to manoeuver, and the steering is precise. The ride is smooth, even on […]

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Explaining van sizes and their best uses

If you are in the market for a rented van, it is important to understand the different sizes and what each one is best used for. There are a few different sizes available, and each one has its own unique benefits. In this blog post, we will take a look at each size and discuss what it is best used for and . What is the difference between LWB, XLWB and a LUTON VAN? LWB, XLWB and Luton vans all refer to types of vehicles with specific dimensions. Long wheelbase (LWB) vans have a longer distance between the front and rear axles than standard vans. This gives them extra space in the back, making them ideal for carrying large loads. Extra long wheelbase (XLWB) vans take this concept one step further, with even more space in the back. Luton vans are a type of van that is characterised by its large size, taller roof and boxy shape. They are often used for moving heavy or bulky items, and their spacious […]

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Can you hire a hybrid car for road trips?

If you’re looking for a way to reduce your carbon footprint while on vacation, hiring a hybrid car is the perfect option! Hybrid cars are becoming more and more popular, and for good reason. They offer great fuel economy and produce much less pollution than traditional fuel only powered cars. You can use hybrid car rental for your next staycation or road trip to europe, and set off on your journey with a much smaller environmental impact – while enjoying all the benefits that hybrid cars have to offer. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the benefits of hiring a hybrid car for your next road trip, as well as how to find car chargers. How do I find where the car chargers are on my journey? When planning your trip, be sure to research where hybrid car chargers are located along your route. This way, you can be sure that you’ll be able to keep your car charged and running smoothly throughout your journey. There are […]

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Peugeot 308

Benefits of Hiring the Peugeot 308

If you are looking for a reliable and affordable car to hire, the Peugeot 308 is a great option. This vehicle is perfect for long drives or for carrying 4 passengers. Here at Eurodrive, we will share some of the benefits of hiring the Peugeot 308. Should I hire the Peugeot 308? The Peugeot 308 is one of the most popular rental vehicles at Eurodrive – and for good reason. This vehicle is comfortable, efficient and stylish – everything you could want in a rental car. Plus, it’s affordable to hire, making it a great option for budget-conscious travellers. Peugeot 308 car hire is perfect to explore your surroundings and have the freedom to travel where you want, when you want with a reliable and comfortable car. Plus, its features such as parking sensors, sat nav, air con, alloy wheels and more make it the perfect choice for families, couples and groups of friends. Benefits of the Peugeot 308 There are many benefits of hiring the Peugeot 308, including: Parking […]

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Driving In Europe | Car Hire and Border Crossings

Car hire is a great way to explore Europe. Simply hire a car here in the UK, and off you go! You have the freedom to go where you want, when you want and make as many stops along the way. This means you can explore those hidden gems that are just off the beaten track, plus you can travel with your family and friends without having to worry about public transport or taxi fares. If you’re looking to explore Europe by car, you may be wondering if you can drive rental cars across borders. The answer is yes – but there are a few things you’ll need to know before you hit the road! In this blog post, we’ll discuss the rules and regulations for driving rental cars in Europe, and how to make the process as smooth as possible. Can I Drive Rental Cars Across Borders in Europe? The answer is yes, you can usually drive rental cars in Europe between different countries. But you need to tell […]

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Fiat 500C

Let’s talk about the Fiat 500C

Traditionally, car hire in the UK has been somewhat lacking. In the past with many companies  being environmentally friendly was low on the list of the hire company’s priorities, and the cost of hiring something half decent was astronomical. However, since being established in 1992, Eurodrive has strived to make those issues a thing of the past, with a list of available rental cars to suit all budgets, purposes, and personalities. The Fiat 500C is a fantastic car to hire, it’s fun to drive, nippy, eco-friendly, and can squeeze into just about any parking spot! Although the 500C is classed as a convertible, it does have a large sunroof too, making the car a dream to drive on sunny afternoons. What Does the Fiat 500C Have to Offer? Well known as a traditional Italian car, the Fiat 500 has been around since the 1950s, allowing drivers to glide around tight, European streets in style. It was originally marketed as a cheap, economical, functional city car, and still thrives on those […]

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Should I Rent or Buy a Car?

Depending on what you need your car for or what your budget allows, you might decide on car hire instead of fully purchasing a vehicle. Let’s take a look and discover the benefits of both choices and look at which option is best for you.  What are the Advantages of Car Rental? ●      A New Car Is Always Available Some of us have sentimental attachments to our cars; we treat them as a member of the family. However, if you don’t have this connection to cars, then one bonus of renting is that you can have a different car every time you hire. This is highly appealing for some people as they will have the option to try out many different manufacturers which can allow them to decide what car might be best to buy in the long term. ●      Safety First Renting a car will mean the car is checked and maintained with no extra expense to you. t. A new car will have only […]

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Where Can You Drive To In Europe From Oxford For Christmas?

 Where Can You Drive To In Europe ?   Driving holidays are a much more economical method of travelling, allowing you to see the sights whilst not breaking the bank. It allows you to see and experience all of the places that you travel through on the way to your destination. If you plan your route right, you can visit multiple holiday destinations for the price of one. Oxford To Europe In A Rented Car  So, you’ve decided to embark on a driving holiday, but you’re not sure where to go. There are plenty of idyllic settings to aim for in all directions and here are some of the best: • Germany – Aptly titled The Romantic Road, this picturesque 217-mile route through the mountains and forests of Bavaria is one of the most popular destinations for driving holidays. It will take you around 12 hours to drive from Oxford to Harburg (the town near Romantische Strasse), however, to get the maximum experience out of this journey, it’s best to spread […]

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