/// hire a car at birmingham airport
Within the arrivals area of Birmingham Airport are seven multinational car hire companies. You can rent your car from Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt. Once you have completed the paperwork and picked up the keys then there is just a short walk to the pick-up points. Most of the companies have desks that are open from 6.30am until midnight 7 days a week.
So now that you have hired your car, where can you drive to? Read on.
/// Places to drive your hire car to near birmingham airport
You've been to Birmingham AIrport and picked up your hire car, Where can you drive it to. Here are 5 suggestions of great places to drove to in and around Birmingham.
1. If you want shopping you could take your car to the Bullring in Birmingham City centre. The centre is Birmingham's flagship shopping centre and boasts over 160 shops. There are 3000 places for you to park you hire car at the Bullring. The post code for your sat nav is B5 4BU.
2. Not exactly in Birmingham, but not too far to drive your car to from Birmingham Airport you could go to Alton Towers. It is 58 miles away and traffic permitting it will take you 1 hour 15 minutes to get to. For those that don't know, Alton Towers is a theme park and is probably England's most popular theme park. If you want something a little closer to driver you hire car from Birmingham Airport to then you could try Drayton Manor which is much closer at 14 miles away. Drayton Manor has lots of rides for adults and kids and has a zoo too. Postcodes for you sat nav: \Alton Towers ST10 4DB | Drayton Manor B78 3TW.
3.The Black Country Living Museum is a great day out. The minute you walk through the gates you are transported back in time to a bygone era. There are lots of rebuilt authentic buildings with interiors that you can take a canal ride whilst you are there too. It is about a 25 mile drive in your hire car from Birmingham Airport. Post code: DY1 4SQ.
4. Visit Stratford Upon Avon. Stratford is a picturesque town with lots to do. You can abandon your hire car and take a boat trip on the river Avon, or explore the birthplace of William Shakespeare. Stratford Upon Avon is 27 miles away from Birmingham Airport.
5. Park your car rental and take a walk in the Clent Hills. The Clent Hills have amazing walks, and fantastic views of the Cotswolds, Shropshire Hills and Welsh borders. The OS Grid Ref is:?SO938807.
These 5 suggestions are just the tip of the iceberg for things that you can do once you have picked up your hire car at Birmingham Airport. There is so much for you to do in and around the West Midlands. Hiring a car is one of the best ways to experience it all.