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Cardiff is the capital city of Wales . The airport can be found along the South of Wales.
Zip Code and Address
Cardiff International Airport
Vale of Glamorgan
Other UK airports include Heathrow and Gatwick and Glasgow and London. Any renter wishing to receive quotes can do so online via Bluewheels' comparison website. Renters can obtain quotes each day around the clock on the Internet. Once confirmed an email is sent direct to you to check over and make any necessary changes.
What Car Rental Suppliers Are Based At the Branch?
There are a number of leading well known car hire firms which have outlets inside the terminal building in the arrivals hall. They include Hertz, Alamo, Enterprise and Europcar which are all reliable and trusted global rental companies that drivers will be aware of in the rental industry.
The Closest Filling Station to The Terminal?
There are a couple of filling stations from the airport. Depending on which direction you are taking your rental car :
First Option : Downs Filling Station, Stalling Down, Cowbridge CF71 7DT,
Second Option: Four Cross Service Station, Saint Athan, Barry, Glamorgan CF62 4JA
What Type of Vehicles Are Available?
An economy car can be booked in the style of Ford Fiesta or Volkswagen Golf stylist enough for a town round around on a city break. Perhaps a 7 seater is more your type of car similar to a Volkswagen Touran with automatic transmission. This is ideal for visiting all the historic sites in Wales including the new DW or Doctor Who exhibition which holds its 50th anniversary in 2013 and can be found in the city centre. Want to travel in luxury then try a Mercedes E or C Class which are available in automatic or manual transmission. Please remember that only drivers aged 30 years and over are able to rent the luxury cars similar to BMW3 OR Mercedes types.
Where is Cardiff International Airport?
The capital city is located in the Rhoose area of Vale of Glamorgan. The post code for the airport is CF62 3BD. Type the co-ordinates into your sat Nav to reach your destination. Alternatively drive along the A4050 or A4226 road from the city centre in a south westerly direction for around 15 miles or a journey time of about 30 minutes.
Can I Rent A One Way Hire ?
Yes , one way car or van rentals are possible within the mainland of Great Britain for a one way fee surcharge which is added to your rental agreement at the time of pick up. Drivers may wish to drop their car hire off at Swansea or Plymouth, Gatwick or Heathrow. As long as the branch has been informed before you leave the rental pick up destination , you are allowed to return the vehicle to another depot of the same car hire firm or if you wish to a different UK airport. A one way rental from the Airport to the City is also possible if you are not returning by plane to your destination or you may wish to return by train to your home after exploring the Welsh countryside.
Airport Car Hire
This need not be expensive as some renters believe. When you wish to hire a car in the city look on our quote system which is opened around the clock 24/7. Best prices are often booked in advance especially for Christmas and New Year and Easter periods and summer holidays. Airport car hire is very busy at those times and queues are often long. Customers may become anxious that by the time they reach the top of the line the cars are sold out. By booking your car or mini van in advance you can rest assured that your Cardiff car hire will be waiting for you. Remember and bring with you a credit card to pay for the rental and any damage or add ons you purchase. Also a current valid clean driving license and also a passport for ID purposes.
Can I Rent An Automatic Vehicle?
In the UK rental cars have either manual or automatic transmission. Manual is popular and readily available as opposed to automatic which is harder to come by as most Brits drive stick vehicles.
When booking your automatic car hire from here drivers are recommended to book well in advance due to shortage of this type of transmission. This is true in the busy months such as Easter or Christmas any time during the school holidays.
Renters can select automatics by clicking the button underneath the quote system once the new page has opened on your screen. All automatics will show on this page which are available for your dates.
Can I Amend My Booking?
Once you have received your confirmation and when reading over the form you notice some changes which need fixing. Now is the time to amend your details as closer to the start date you my be charged for any changes or cancellations that have been made.
Sometimes free cancellation and free amendment offers are made on rentals which will show beside the cost of the hire allowing you to decide which hire firm you wish to book.
Is there Unlimited Mileage With The Rental
Most of the rentals come with unlimited miles and will say on your rental conditions drop down menu. Any large premium vehicles may have a limited mileage of around 2000 miles per rental due to the design of the vehicle. Any rental with limited miles will have a charge per mile after you have exceeded your allowance. This is payable on return to the branch. Ask when you collect your vehicle so you are aware of an estimate costing of miles if you go over your limit.
Is Tax Included?
The quote will show you the final costing for your rental including tax. Some of the extra items such as fuel and excess policies may show which are paid locally often do not include tax. Beware if you decide to purchase any additions to your rental on arrival as the tax in the UK is currently 20%. This rate can fluctuate depending on Government policies.
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Can I Take The Bus From The Airport?
There are a number of different buses which can be found outside the airport dropping and collecting passengers from the airport to the city centre and via versus. Frequent services run with express coaches dropping passengers off at the train station for connecting rail services.
Is There Any Train Station At The Airport?
A railway station can be found close by to the terminal with a short bus journey of around 10 minutes. An hourly service takes guests from the station into the centre swiftly.
Can I Book A Cab?
An official taxi operator in the name of Checker Cars operates around the clock and can be found in the terminal's arrivals building. Ask about the fixed rate which they offer customers wishing to book taxis.
Here at Cardiff there is a short and long stay car parks close to the airport terminal.
Drop Off Zones:
Drivers wishing to drop off their passengers have an allocated zone in front of the terminal building. At present this service is free for the first 10 minutes of your stay.
Pick Up Zones:
Drivers can collect their passengers from the pick up zone which is located in Long Stay car park 1, 2, 3 and is free for the first twenty minutes.
Travellers will be pleased to note that a cash machine is available in the arrivals hall which offers sterling and another ATM is located in the departure lounge which offers Euros and Sterling.
Smoking Within The Airport:
This is not allowed within the terminal. An area has been set aside for smokers after security beside Gate 2. Passengers are reminded that the smoking of electronic cigarettes is not allowed anywhere within the terminal.
Any passenger wishing to browse the internet and keep in touch with their communications director can do so by using any of the available internet kiosks which are for public use before and after security.The airport also offers a free amount of access to the web thereafter a small charge applies for using this service.
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Cardiff International Airport Map