NATIONAL Car Rental at Glasgow Airport

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NATIONAL Car Rental at Glasgow Airport
NATIONAL Car Rental at Glasgow Airport

Rated 9.3 out of 10

90 / 100
Avg. Wait
23 mins
Quality of Vehicle
93 / 100
Desk Service
96 / 100
flag Vehicle Pickup
93 / 100
Vehicle Drop Off
93 / 100

In Terminal

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NATIONAL Car Rental Services at Glasgow Airport

National Car Hire at Glasgow Airport, is open every day of the week, 24 hours a day. Vehicles at National are all divided into various car categories, and customers will choose one of these categories when hiring a vehicle rather than a car by its specific make and model. The Mini category at National contains vehicles such as the Chevrolet Matiz 1.0, a very fuel efficient and easy to manage vehicle seating up to four people. It also comes with airbags, anti-lock brakes, power steering and a manual transmission. These cars could be the ideal option for single drivers, couples or even small families. The Economy category is another popular choice for many renters, as it also features vehicles which are fuel efficient. These cars are of a hatchback design and seat four passengers. They have a four cylinder engine, four seat-belts and a manual transmission. An example includes the Vauxhall Corsa 1.2. The vehicle mentioned, however, do not have much room for luggage, storing only two items, therefore a larger vehicle may be more suitable for longer road trips. National is one of several car hire companies at Glasgow Airport.

Vehicles in the Compact category at National, Glasgow Airport, can be manually driven or can come with an automatic transmission. An example of a manual compact car is the Ford Focus Zetec 1.6, and the Vauxhall Astra 1.6 is an example of an automatic vehicle. These cars are also slightly larger, seating up to five people. They have five seat-belts, five doors, air conditioning, airbags and space for two luggage items. Customers who need a vehicle with more luggage room may be interested in hiring from one of the wagon categories at National, as these vehicles generally have an excellent luggage capacity. The Compact Wagon category features vehicles such as the Vauxhall Astra Estate 1.7, with space for four luggage items, while the Intermediate Wagon category features the Ford Mondeo Estate 1.8, with space for six luggage items. There is also the category of Premium Wagon available, with vehicles such as the Saab 9-5 Estate 2.0, and this is an automatic vehicle.

Slightly larger vehicles seating up to five people include the Skoda Octavia 1.6 in the Intermediate category, the Ford Mondeo 2.0 in the Standard category, and the Saab 9-5 2.0 in the Fullsize category. Most of the vehicles in these categories have power assist steering, air conditioning, ABS brakes, AM FM Stereo and CD players. Vehicles in the Full-size category have an automatic transmission. Groups of travelers can hire a vehicle from the Minivan or Full-size Van categories, as they seat a larger amount of people. The Vauxhall Zafira 1.8 is available as a Minivan, and seats six people, while the VW Sharan 2.0 in the Full-size Van category can accommodate up to seven passengers. They are both manually driven vehicles, with airbags, air conditioning, power steering and space for three luggage items.

A category which may be of interest to business passengers arriving at Glasgow Airport is the Premium car class, as vehicles in this category are more elegant and stylish than the ordinary rented vehicle. They are ideal for any prestigious business event. The Mercedes C Class 2.0 is an example in this category, with an automatic transmission, five seat-belts, power steering, ABS brakes, air conditioning and air bags.

Hertz Glasgow car hire require in the United Kingdom most primary renters to be at least 23 years of age, and have a valid drivers license which has been held in their country of residence for at least one year. Similar to all other car hire companies, younger drivers under the age of 25 may pay a higher rental rate, in the form of a young driver surcharge. This is a rate applicable to each young driver listed on the rental agreement, and to each day of rental, up until a maximum of ten days. Foreign drivers renting from National may also require an International Driving Permit. A major credit card in the name of the primary renter is required to pay for the rental.

National is a company which was founded in 1947, and therefore has over 50 years of experience in the car rental industry. They are part of a global strategic alliance with Europcar, and together these two companies form the world’s largest car rental network. National was also the first car hire company to introduce a comprehensive frequent-renter program.

Glasgow Airport (GLAT01)
Car Rental Offices, Terminal Building
St Andrews Drive
Glasgow Airport,

Telephone Number: +44 141 840 1300

Where is the NATIONAL Rental Desk at Glasgow Airport?

After your baggage collection, please proceed to our rental desk by the baggage claim area. For further information please contact us on 0141-8401300.

Map of NATIONAL rental desk at Glasgow Airport

What are NATIONAL Opening Hours at Glasgow Airport ?

Day Open Close
Monday 07:00 20:00
Tuesday 07:00 20:00
Wednesday 07:00 20:00
Thursday 07:00 20:00
Friday 07:00 20:00
Saturday 07:00 20:00
Sunday 07:00 20:00

The NATIONAL Rental Desk at Glasgow Airport is located at:

National Emea Corporate


Tel: 0141-4134000

Rental Desk Location: In Terminal

Both the vehicle and hire desk/counter are located inside the terminal.

What rental cars are available from National at Glasgow Airport?

The rental cars available from National at Glasgow Airport are:

What electric car rentals does National offer at Glasgow Airport?

What automatic car rentals does National offer at Glasgow Airport?

National offer the following automatic cars:

What manual/stick-shift car rentals does National offer at Glasgow Airport?

National offer the following manual/stick-shift cars:

What petrol car rentals does National offer at Glasgow Airport?

National offer the following petrol cars:

Nearby NATIONAL Car Rental Pick-up and Drop-Off Locations

National at Glasgow

76 Lancefield Quay Finneston, Glasgow, G3 8hp
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11.24 KM


National at Ayr

Unit 3 Boundary Road, Ayr, Ka8 9dj
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43.93 KM


National at Edinburgh - Airport

Car Rental Centre Edinburgh Apt 176 Jubilee Road, Edinburgh, Eh12 9ft
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67.45 KM


National at Edinburgh - Train Station - Waverley Station

Waverley Station Platform 2 Unit 6, The North Mall, Waverley, Returns - New Street Car Park, Edinburgh, Eh1 1bb
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78.23 KM


National at Edinburgh - City

42 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, Eh12 5la
+ 13 other companies...

78.25 KM


What is the fuel policy when renting a car from NATIONAL at Glasgow Airport?

Code Description
SAMESAME Fuel: Return with same as Pick-up.

*Some companies may offer alternative fuel policies on request.

What additional equipment can I rent with a rental car from NATIONAL at Glasgow Airport?

Item Daily Price
Booster seat
10.07 GBP
Child toddler seat
10.07 GBP
6.55 GBP
Infant child seat
10.07 GBP

* Prices shown are approximate based on currency conversion. Please check at time of booking.
* Some companies may offer additional equipment at the rental desk.

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Car Brands Available to Rent from National at Glasgow Airport

National has 17 different types of vehicles from 27 manufacturers available to hire at Glasgow Airport.