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Hiring a greener car means you get more miles from each tank of fuel. This equals fewer visits to the pumps and is better for the environment. It also means more money in your pocket for holiday cocktails!

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Green Motion in the News

Green Motion in the News

Green Motion is a Modern International Franchise Car Rental business, looking for new franchisees to join our ever-growing Eco family. The renowned car rental magazine, Fleetworld has published yet another article about the successes of Green Motion, this time advertising our presence at the upcoming British and International Franchise Exhibition on 1-2 February in Central London.

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Green Motion International Response to BBC Inside Out on 28/01/19

Green Motion International Response to BBC Inside Out on 28/01/19

A BBC Inside Out programme shown on Monday 28th January featured a report on Green Motion's UK network. This programme contains a number of inaccuracies, false claims and misleading information. Although the Green Motion International CEO Richard Lowden participated in an interview with the production team, the BBC did not provide details of the cases raised in their report prior to broadcast. Now that it has been broadcast, we have set out our responses to the main issues raised below.

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Greener Car & Van Rental

Green Motion’s world leading and award winning car and van rental franchise system already operates in a number of worldwide destinations including Costa Rica, Chile, Cyprus, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Lithuania, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, United States and the United Kingdom.

Green Motion offers a world leading and award winning car and van rental franchise system.

Green Motion is currently developing its network in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland and is looking for entrepreneurial, experienced and highly motivated franchisees to own and operate its unique car and van rental franchise system.

Green Motion offers a full support package with advice and guidance on all the key aspects of running a successful car and van rental business.

Available in the UK is the following car rental franchise opportunities:

Airport Locations:

  • Cardiff airport
  • Southampton airport
  • London South End airport
  • Aberdeen airport
  • Inverness airport
  • Bournemouth airport
  • Newcastle airport
  • Leeds/Bradford airport
  • Exeter Airport

Down Town Locations:

  • Eastbourne
  • London North
  • London South
  • London West
  • Hemel Hempstead
  • Nottingham
  • Sheffield
  • Peterborough
  • Dover
  • Ashford
  • Norwich
  • Leeds
  • Bristol
  • Milton Keynes
  • Northampton

For further information on owning and operating a car rental franchise from Green Motion, please visit the vehicle rental franchise section on this website, or alternatively email [email protected]

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Vehicle rental which is kind to the environment

Welcome to Green Motion car hire - the low cost and lower CO2 car and van rental company.

Green Motion Car and Van Hire offers both leisure and business customers the opportunity to enjoy great value vehicle rental at market leading prices, while helping to reduce the impact of CO2 emissions associated with road travel by renting vehicles with lower CO2 emissions.

Green Motion offers its car and van hire service at locations throughout the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, including many major airports such as London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Stansted, London Luton, Bristol International, Birmingham International, East Midlands International, Liverpool Airport, Manchester Airport, Edinburgh Airport, and Belfast City Airport.

In addition to our airport locations, Green Motion also offers car and van hire at an expanding number of down town (city) locations including Central London, East London, Leicester, Liverpool, Reigate, and Birmingham (New Street Railway Station). 

As well as offering lower emission vehicles for hire, Green Motion also abides by its own all embracing environmental policy, ensuring our effects on the planet are kept to a minimum. At last, there is a choice to hire greener vehicles from a greener company.

To make a car hire booking with Green Motion at any one of its UK airport or down town car and van rental locations, please click our instant quote and booking screen above to obtain the best discounted car and van rental prices in the market

Thank you for choosing Green Motion car and van hire here in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland.

Award Winning Car Hire

Green Fleet Awards

Car Rental Company of the year 5 years running

For the last five years running (2009-2014), Green Motion Car and Van Hire have been awarded the prestigious “Rental Company of the Year” award from GreenFleet Magazine

Energy Saving Trust

Fleet Hero of the Year

Green Motion Vehicle Rental was awarded the Energy Saving Trust’s “Fleet Hero Award” for 2011 in the category of Industry Supplier. Green Motion was also the runner up for this award in 2009 and 2010.

Institute of Transport Management

Institute of Transport Management

Green Motion Car and Van Rental was awarded “Environmental Rental Company of the Year”for 2011 by the Institute of Transport Management (ITM).