Easy Car Rental at Glasgow Airport
Easy Car Hire at Glasgow Airport (GLA)
When looking for easy car hire at Glasgow Airport GLA, we compare the market of car hire companies at Glasgow airport to bring you the best car hire, people carrier, MPV, SUV and van hire offers at Glasgow Airport. Book your luxury car hire directly with the best car rental companies including Hertz, Avis, Enterprise, Budget, Alamo, Dollar, Arnold Clark and Sixt – it’s that easy!
With additional options available including air conditioning, GPS satellite navigation and additional child booster seats, the choice is yours
Where is Glasgow Airport?
Glasgow Airport is located 8 miles from Glasgow city centre on the M8 motorway which runs from Edinburgh in the East to Greenock in the West of Scotland.It is a modern airport, and underwent further modernisation folowing the famous terrorist incident at Glasgow Airport back in 2007.
Once you have picked up your car hire at Glasgow Airport it is an easy drive to the M8 motorway and on to your further destination. Remember to drive on the left hand side when in the UK. The M8 motorway is well sign posted, and the journey time into Glasgow from the Airport is approximately 10 minutes depending on the time of day. The M8 motorway drives through the heart of Glasgow, with various exit roads taking you to the city centre or the outlying districts in Glasgow. As you approach Glasgow City Centre, look out for the amazing views of the River Clyde as you cross the Kingston Bridge.
Glasgow has many sights to see including Glasgow University, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Kelvingrove Park in the leafy West End, or the Glasgow Museum of Modern Art and the Mitchell Library in the city centre.
If heading for Edinburgh, this will take a further 40 minutes drive from Glasgow
If you head west on the M8 from Glasgow Airport, take the Erskine Bridge exit, drive for a further twenty minutes and you can be dipping your to toes into the waters of Loch Lomond and staring out at the mighty Ben Lomond mountain. This is where the Trossachs begin and you can travel North from here right up the west coast of Scotland.
What Documentation Do I Require for my Easy Car Hire deal at Glasgow Airport ?
We have prepared a travel checklist to make it easy with your car hire at Glasgow Airport.
Things to do in Glasgow
Glasgow is the second city in Scotland, UK, based in the Western Central Belt, and home to over 2 million people including the surrounding Clydeside towns. Although not the capital city in Scotland, Glasgow is the largest and most vibrant place to be. With a host of lively music and theatre venues, Especially the new Hydro stadium, Glasgow rocks!
As host to the successful 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow has resurrected itself from it's grim industrial past to be a modern outgoing city. The athletes village, custom built for the Commonwealth Games, has now been converted into affordable and private housing in the redeveloped east end of Glasgow.
Glasgow is famous for it's shopping and it's "patter" With shopping Glasgow is regarded as being the second city in the UK, behind London, when it comes to the number and variety of retail outlets.
The "patter" refers to Glasgow humour. Glaswegians (residents of Glasgow) are renowned for their sense of humour. Many famous actors and comedians have come from Glasgow including Billy Connolly, Kevin Bridges and Stanley Baxter. In days of old Glasgow had many theatres. Nowadays the city centre is reduce to two, namely the King's Theatre and the Pavillion. Today the majority of events are staged at the modern venues including the Hydro, the SECC and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.
Glasgow Airport Flight Information
The car hire desks are situated within the main arrivals and departure areas within Glasgow Airport.
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Our team at Best Car Hire will inform you of any and every additional charge to your car rental, so finding and booking the best car hire deals at Glasgow airport will be as simple as possible. Call us on +353 (23) 888 3011 or visit https://www.bestcarhire.com/to find out more