The increasing availability of low-cost airline flights brings easy access to worldwide travel. With a great number of people starting to explore the world, many travellers are considering using car rentals when arriving at their destination. If you haven’t experienced renting a car here are some of the advantages.

Freedom of movement

By renting a car you have more freedom to improvise and maximise your experience. There’s no need to worry about taxi prices, transportation schedules and bus stops. Enjoy your adventure and use the extra time to explore.

Money Saving

Did you know that you can save money by booking a hotel located a little bit further from the city centre and then rent a car? The money you save from getting a hotel on the outskirts of town will compensate for the price of the car rental. Try considering this option if you want to save some money.


If you haven’t rented a car before arriving at your location, don’t worry. There are car rental offices at the terminal that offer a free shuttle that connects their offices to the airport. Taxis may be comfortable but very expensive, buses, on the other hand, are very inexpensive but uncomfortable, especially if the nearest bus stop is far from your hotel. Nobody wants to be burdened by luggage while making their way to bus stops or train stations. Remember to always say yes to comfort.

Quality of Vacation

If you choose to rent a car, you’ll be able to visit remote places, hidden trails and restaurants that are impossible to go to when you are taking a taxi or a bus. These special locations are normally inaccessible to public transportation. Explore the unexplored, rent your own car.

Price and Affordability

Mainly due to competition car hire prices are very competitive. They also offer a wide range of cars, so you can choose which car you’re most comfortable driving.

Low-cost travelling

If you are travelling to a location that is many hours away, driving your own car is extremely tiresome, especially if you are bringing children with you. It is more convenient to book and combine a low-cost flight and then rent a car at the airport. Do you know that long hours driving will increase the risks of an accident? If you drive for many hours you will arrive at your destination tired and won’t be able to enjoy the start of your holiday.

Accommodate Any Number of People

If you’re travelling with eight or more people, you can choose to rent a nine-seater van. On the other hand, if you’re just travelling by yourself, you can rent a compact car. Additionally, the wide variety of choices gives you more freedom to choose amenities included in a vehicle to let you have a more comfortable ride.

These are some of the many advantages you obtain from renting a car for your travels. Experience these advantages yourself and make your vacation more enjoyable by renting a car.

Here at Bristol Car and Van Hire, we offer you quality vehicles for hire. Whatever your need may be, we will find the right car for you. Our attention to detail and customer care policy are of the utmost importance to our continued business success. This is why you can always expect a service of absolute satisfaction when you choose to use our services. You can take a look at our website and browse our collection of vehicles. If you have any questions or concerns about our products and services please don’t hesitate to contact us. Please call us on 01179593333 or send us an email at Our friendly team will be happy to help.