Car Hire Stansted

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Stansted is located in Essex, UK, and is home to the third largest airport in Great Britain. Stansted serves scheduled flights to over 34 countries, and using major European low-cost carriers such as Ryanair. Avoid the queues at taxi ranks and public transport lines, and exit the airport quickly and easily in your own pre-booked car hire with DriveAway.

This is the perfect base to begin your UK holiday, and a car hire from DriveAway will give you the chance to discover all the sights and sounds of this incredible country. Visit our UK driving Tips page for useful information for your next UK car hire.

Car Hire Stansted

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There is more to see around Stansted than just the airport. Collect your hire car in Stansted and head to the Stansted Mountfitchet Castle. Recreated to relive life in Norman times, including blacksmiths and bakers in a working village.

Don't forget to visit the House on the Hill Toy Museum in Mountfitchet Castle, it contains the largest collection of toys in the world from the Victorian era to the 1990s. Experience the nostalgia of your childhood toys and games.

Visit the Duxford Air Museum, only a short drive north from Stansted on the M11. A historic airfield museum, home to an enormous collection of aeronautical items and war relics with some of the World's fastest and famous planes. Drive your car hire to Newmarket Racecourse, to check out English horse racing.

Escape the bustle of Stansted and drive your car hire to Hatfield Forest in Hertfordshire, and enjoy this parkland that remains as it did in medieval times.

Stansted is also conveniently located for a day trip into Essex, Kent, Suffolk and East Anglia. For that perfect weekend away from London, fly into Stansted, collect your car hire and you can visit Cambridge, Norwich, Ely, and Bury St Edmunds. You can see it all with your car hire.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Stansted - London 65 1
Stansted - Cambridge 52 0.75
Stansted - Birmingham 201 2.25