Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Barking car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Barking.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Barking car rental.
Some car hire companies in Barking which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Hertz and Alamo
On average a hire car in Barking costs £23 per day.
The average price of fuel in Barking is £5.18 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £62 and £83, depending on the car size.
Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Barking.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Heathrow airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, Ace, Avis, Hertz and Enterprise.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Gatwick airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, Ace, keddy by Europcar, Avis and Hertz.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Stansted airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Hertz and Enterprise.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Economy car hire in Barking costs £11 per day, on average.
A Premium car hire in Barking costs £13 per day, on average.
A Compact car hire in Barking costs £29 per day, on average.
In Barking, cars are most frequently hired at Easirent London Stansted Airport (25 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Barking costs £162 per week (£23 per day).
On average a car hire in Barking costs £696 per month (£23 per day).
A compact economy vehicle is better suited to the busy roads of Barking. It’ll also come in handy when navigating narrow streets and tight parking spots typical of this area. If you’re planning on heading to the coast with the family, a saloon or a 4x4 might be more suitable for space and comfort.
On smaller residential roads and those where pedestrians are common, you’ll be expected to drive no less than 30mph. If you venture into Central London, the speed limit can be as low as 20mph. The UK national speed limit on dual carriageways like the M25 is 70mph, but look out for average speed checks that can be lower along the way.
The average price of petrol in Barking is £1.14 per litre. You’ll find more reasonable prices at supermarket stations like the Tesco on Highbridge Road. If you’re dropping off your Barking car hire at the airport, expect to pay more at the stations dotted around there.
Partially covered parking is available next to Barking tube station, which offers easy access to Central London. Alternatively, you can park at the Asda on North Street or the Tesco on Highbridge Road. The average cost of parking in Barking is approximately £4.50 for 2h.