Car hire at Newquay Airport
Hiring a car at Newquay Airport
Newquay Airport (NQY) is in the English of county of Cornwall, located in the south-west of the country. It is just 15 minutes away from the centre of Newquay town, which is a popular resort area, via the B3276. The airport is also just half an hour away from Cornwall's only city, Truro. You can reach Truro via the A30 and the A39.
Cornwall is located next to Devon, so you can visit the city of Plymouth in as little as an hour by taking the A30 before turning onto the A38. Just be aware the Tamar Bridge has tolls if making this journey.
What you need to know
There are two choices when it comes to hiring a car at Newquay Airport, allowing you to start exploring the beautiful area as soon as you land. Car hire companies Europcar and Hertz operate at the airport so you'll be able to find the right vehicle for you at the right price.
Make your decision easier by using Holiday Autos' website, which will lay out all your options for the dates of your trip. Not only will this give you all the available choices with no hidden costs, you'll also benefit from around the clock support and free cancellation in case your plans change.
Where to pick up your car
You'll find the car hire desks in the arrivals hall of the airport. This means that once you have collected your luggage, you can locate the desk for the company you have hired with and then get on with your trip. It is a good idea to book in advance, as this will ensure you have the car you need and that you get the best price. Failing to book before you travel can result in you having to pay more than if you arrange car hire in advance.
If you have alternative transport from the airport, you can also pick up your hire car from other locations in Newquay, depending on the company you've booked with.