Car Hire at Anglesey Airport
This information is correct as of July 2015
Whether you want to go Puffin-spotting, sea fishing, drinking in a cosy fireside pub for the evening or horse-riding along a deserted white sandy beach, you can find the best car hire at Anglesey Airport with Skyscanner.
Where to hire a car at Anglesey Airport
There is just one car hire company with a desk at Anglesey Airport: Europcar. The desk is inside the terminal, so you don’t need to go far to pick up your car.
Petrol stations near Anglesey Airport
Depending on your car rental agreement, you may need to hand your car back with a full tank.
Luckily there is a Gwalia petrol station located just 7 minutes drive from Anglesey Airport. Head west from the airport on Minffordd Road, take a right then left onto Holyhead Road and the A5. Stay on the A5 and the petrol station will be on the right hand side.
Driving around Anglesey Airport
Anglesey Airport is well connected to the region’s main roads. The A55 North Wales Expressway links Anglesey to Holyhead which then connects to the UK motorway network. There are also trains and ferries from Holyhead. From Anglesey, Liverpool and Manchester are just a 2 hour drive away, London 5 hours and Edinburgh 6 hours.
Getting to your destination
We’ve put together a quick guide on getting to the most popular destinations from Anglesey Airport.
On the east coast of Anglesey, Beaumaris is a wildlife enthusiasts dream. Make the visit to Puffin Island or try a spot of sea fishing. Alternatively, get out into the wilds for excellent walks; explore the courthouse that dates back to 1614 and the old Gaol. Hunt for local treasure s in the quaint village shops before enjoying a relaxing evening and delicious food in a cosy pub by a roaring fireside.
It takes just 30 minutes to reach Beaumaris from Anglesey Airport. From the A5, get on to the A55 towards Bangor. Exit at junction 8 for the A5025 and follow signs to Beaumaris.
The largest town on the island of Anglesey, Holyhead boasts a great range of places to eat and shop and enjoy an evening pint in good company. As well as indoor activities, there is ample opportunity for golfing, sailing and spectacular beach walks and nature trails. It is also possible to hop on a ferry and visit Dublin in just 90 minutes.
It takes just 11 minutes to reach Holyhead from Anglesey Airport. Take Minffordd Road to the A55 and take Victoria Road for the A5154 for Holyhead.
The island of Anglesey has been designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a wealth of wildlife from seals to silver studded butterflies. This also applies to the countryside which is breath-taking. The deserted, pristine white sandy beaches are some of the finest in Europe. As well as horse riding through meadows or though the sea spray, this is the perfect place for families with children; there are lovely cottages to stay in, a zoo, foal farm, riding centre, lighthouse, working windmill and a model village. Car enthusiasts should get themselves to Anglesey Racing Circuit while romantic’s can take a boat to Lover’s Island.
It takes just 10 minutes to reach the centre of Anglesey from the airport. Take Minffordd Road and get on the A55. Take exit 5 for the A4048 and turn right onto the A5 following signs to the centre.
Anglesey has plenty of Pay and Display Car Parks to choose from. They charge 50p per 30 minutes, £3 for 12 hours in the long stay and £4 for 12 hour in seasonal car parks, every day from 8am to 8pm. Short Stay car parks have a maximum parking time of 2 hours. Some hotels in Anglesey also offer free parking.
Prices subject to change