Cheap car sharing in Ealing – The Alternative to Car Hire

Cheap car sharing in Ealing – The Alternative to Car Hire

Situated in west London, Ealing has a great deal to appeal to visitors. While not too far from hectic central London, you can expect a different pace to life there. Here you can take a drive down to the markets in Southall or disappear from the city and wander around the expansive country parks out west.

Whether you want a car or van, short term car rental in Ealing is going to be the simplest and most cost-effective option. Zipcar’s car club is the best option as it offers the most flexibility with cars in various locations and the ability to hire by the hour and day. So whether you’re visiting family in across the borough or doing the weekly shop, Zipcar is going to be what you need.

Where to rent a Zipcar

Locating a Zipcar in Ealing is nice and easy as well. They’re situated all over the borough so you never have to go too far to find one. From Ealing Broadway you can get to a number of Zipcars with a short walk, while over at Acton Central you can enjoy a stroll through a park on your way from the station to nearby cars. If you’re making your way to Ealing via the tube, you can alight at Chiswick Park and take your pick from a number of different Zipcars parked close by.

To find you closest car just fire up the Zipcar app and check the map there. Once you’ve chosen the car you want, simply log on to the website or the app and book it out. Then, using your membership card, just unlock the door and be on your way. You don’t have to worry about congestion charges, insurance or fuel either – as this is all included along with 60 miles free of charge!

Why Choose Zipcar

  • Zipcar is a car cub - the world's leading car club network currently operating in London, Bristol, Oxford, Cambridge and Maidstone (and another 50+ cities across Europe and North America).
  • Joining Zipcar gives you access to the car or van you need when you need it, perfectly maintained but with none of the hassle or expense of ownership.
  • Zipcar is far simpler and more convenient than conventional car hire. Once a member, when you need a car, just choose your make and model from the great selection parked around your local area; get in and drive off.
  • "One Zipcar helps take 17 privately owned vehicles off the road in the UK."*
    *Source: Carplus Annual Survey of Car Clubs 2013/14 (London)

4 Simple Steps to Zipcar Freedom

4 Simple Steps to Zipcar Freedom

Things to do

There’s plenty of times where having a car comes in handy. Having to walk or use the bus to go to the market or have a fancy night out in town can be a hassle, but you might not be able to justify buying a car outright. Zipcar’s car club means you don’t have to worry about that. This option means you simply get the car as and when you need it meaning money saved.

Ealing has its fair share of history, particularly in regards to its World famous local film studio which produced some icon British classics of the Black and White era. Still recording films and TV shows today, media buffs should take the time to drive down for guided tour. Be sure to book in advance though as filming schedules dictate when these tours can actually take place.

If films aren’t your thing, how about a mix of culture and shopping? Park up at the Ealing Broadway Shopping Centre for some and then head down the road to Pitzhangar Manor to see the beautiful building and gallery within.

Greenfield offers a few choices making it well worth a drive out there. If you fancy a spot of golf you can visit the Perivale Park Golf Course, or just have a simple picnic in the park next to it. There’s also the London Motorcycle Museum if that’s up your street.

In the south east of the borough, you have Southall, also known as ‘Little India’. It has the largest South Asian shopping area, Southall Broadway, within the M25. It’s a perfect place to fill the car with top quality and unique ingredients. This is perfectly complemented by the huge range of restaurants in the area to choose from as well.

A Zipcar is also perfect for escaping London to. Head west beyond the M25 and you’ll be spoilt for choice for towns and villages to visit. Gerrards Cross is just 25 minutes from Ealing and is perfect if you’d like a wander around Bulstrode Park there, or you could extend your visit and camp for the weekend at the Bulstrode Campsite.

Zipcar offer’s the chance to have enjoy all the positive of owning a car without dealing with all the problems and expense that comes with it.


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