Money-Saving Deals on the Half Term Break Available

Macclesfield, United Kingdom (PressExposure) February 06, 2009 -- Families wanting to take a half term break and get away have been given a helping hand to save money by The leading car hire price comparison website is assisting parents during the credit crunch by helping them cut their holiday costs with discounted deals on breaks.

Gareth Robinson, managing director of, commented, “Although we appreciate what a tough time it is financially, parents and children are still in need of a holiday. We’re seeing a steady demand for car hire and we can help people get access to great deals on this and other aspects of their trip.”

“Whatever destination a family favours, our deals can help them save lots of money. By looking online, comparing prices of different elements of their holiday and booking ahead, families can cut the costs of things such as hiring child car seats and additional charges on flights.”

The award-winning car rental price comparison website currently offers car hire prices from just £7* a day in Malaga across the February half term break. With up to 50 car hire companies’ prices compared on, tourists can quickly and easily locate the best deals.

Gareth Robinson continued, “Even in these difficult economic times, superb money-saving deals are available. Things like car hire and airport parking can be found cheap online and by booking ahead of travelling.”

Prices for a week’s car rental in the half term holiday begin at just £12* per day at Tenerife Airport North, £13* per day at Athens Airport and from £7* per day at Malaga Airport. For travellers remaining in the UK, prices commence from £14* a day in popular cities such as London, York and Edinburgh. compares car hire deals from companies including Holiday Autos, Budget, Alamo, Europcar, EasyCar and Thrifty, in over 9,000 locations around the World.

To compare the best half term car hire deals visit *Prices are based on seven-day rental from 14 February 2009 and are subject to change.


About was launched in February 2003 and grew to become one of the UK’s leading online car hire companies by 2006.

In 2007, the company re-launched its site to create the first major online price comparator in the travel industry. Using the latest technology, the site now searches up to 50 different car hire websites, providing an impartial comparison of the best prices available in over 9,000 locations.

Websites searched include Budget, Thrifty, Sixt, Holiday Autos, Opodo, EBookers, and EasyCar, with the site quickly comparing prices and allowing customers to refine their search by car type.

The site also features over 6,000 links to useful tourist information sites, plus over 2,700 pages of travel information in a mini-guide format.

In 2008, was voted Best Car Hire Website in the Travolution Awards. To book or for further information visit

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Press Release Submitted On: February 05, 2009 at 11:13 pm
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