121Carhire.com, the car hire booking specialist, is advising people heading to the Olympic Games 2012 to book their car hire early this year or risk paying too much. With just a few days to go the site has experienced high numbers of advance bookings for cars around the Games.
In the run-up to the Olympics 121Carhire.com reports that nearly half of bookings have been placed for the period of time between 20 July and 11 August. The site also reports that bookings have been made through its site from places as far afield as New Zealand, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
Michael Bond, spokesperson for 121carhire.com, commented, “The Olympics are almost here - just a few days to go - and car hire demand is very high. We have seen bookings coming in from all over the UK and many reservations from people overseas heading into the UK for the Games.”
“With that in mind we recommend that people get their car hire bookings placed as soon as they can - that’s the way to ensuring you get the deal you want with the pickup location you want as well.”
121Carhire.com says the top 5 countries currently making car hire bookings between 20 July and 11 August are:
Top 5 Countries Booking Car Hire -
1. Great Britain
3. The Netherlands