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Hit the open road

Come and go as you please and see what you want, when you want. Car hire is all about minimal hassle, maximum freedom. And when you bundle your car hire with a lfight you'll receive cheaper fares and additional discounts.

Plus, save £50 on car hire in Floriday for 2024 departures with the code CARPROMO50

Fly and drive down the West Coast

Prices include return Virgin Atlantic flights, and 7 nights car hire. So you can explore as far afield as you wish, when you wish!

These are just a few destinations we fly to, but if you're looking elsewhere, just use the search panel above.


Save when you bundle your flight + car, plus:

♦ Choose your seat for free ♦

£15 - £65 off per person when you choose your seats within seven days in advance

♦ Car hire benefits ♦

Including free additional driver, online check-in and no cancellation/amendment fees

♦ Spread the cost ♦

Secure your booking for just £175 per person and pay the rest by direct debit


Flight + hotel benefits apply when you book a flight + hotel bundle. You need to be a member of Flying Club to be able to assign your seat for free, and not flying in Economy Light. T&Cs apply.



Road trips: Plan the ultimate getaway

Whether you're travelling as a couple or a family, visiting multiple destinations in one holiday is a great way to get a taste of everything and create long lasting memories. But planning a road trip can sound pretty daunting - where do you start?! You don't even need to stick to driving, add in an internal flight and you can see both sides of the US in one trip!

We've got a few recommended itineraries for you to help kick start your plans.

Classic West Coast

San Francisco • Monterey • Pismo Beach • Los Angeles

Enjoy this coast-hugging drive down the famous Highway 101 from one major West Coast city to another, and enjoy some fabulous beaches in between.

Drive Times: San Francisco to Monterey = 2 hours • Monterey to Pismo Beach = 3 hours + 30 minutes • Pismo Beach to Los Angeles = 3 hours + 14 minutes


Classic East Coast

Boston • Cape Cod • New York City

Often labelled the 'coast with the most', there's some real diverstiy to be seen on an East Coast road trip. Here you can visit two iconic, yet very different, US cities, with a seaside break in between.

Drive Times: Boston to Cape Cod = 1 Hour + 15 Minutes • Cape Cod to New York City = 5 Hours


Florida Coast to Coast

Miami • Key Largo • Naples • St Pete’s Beach • St Augustine • Orlando

If you're going to do a Florida road trip, you might as well do it properly - and this is a big one! From East Coast to West, and back to the East (all with stunning beaches to enjoy), and ending up in the theme park capital.

Drive Times: Miami to Key Largo = 1 hour + 20 mins • Key Largo to Naples = 2 hours + 45 mins • Naples to St Pete’s Beach = 2 hours + 30 mins • St Pete’s Beach to St Augustine = 3 hours + 45 mins • St Augustine to Orlando = 1 hour + 45 mins

Flying with Virgin Atlantic

Discount of £50 per car component when booking for a minimum of 5 days car hire in Florida. The discount will be applied when you enter promo code CARPROMO50. Offer valid on new bookings made between 00.01 Thursday 18th April 2024 to 23.59 Wednesday 12th June 2024 for all travel 18 April 2024 to 31 December 2024 and is subject to availability and standard terms and conditions. Offers are valid for the relevant division of the Virgin Atlantic Holidays Group only, for definition visit Offer is combinable with other promotions including the Frequent Virgin Club and Virgin Atlantic Flying Club unless otherwise stated. When booking by telephone or in-store a non-refundable booking fee applies. Calls cost no more than calls to geographical numbers (01 or 02). This offer is for sales from the UK only, and applicable to all customers who are booking car hire in the USA. Drivers must be over the age of 21 to hire a car unless otherwise specified. Drivers between 21 and 24 years of age may be subject to additional costs. ATOL protected (2358) and ABTA (V2043) for Virgin Atlantic Holidays. This offer is promoted by Virgin Holidays Limited (trading as Virgin Atlantic Holidays) The VHQ, Fleming Way, Crawley RH10 9DF.

Savings apply to the total cost of the holiday, excluding taxes, APD, surcharges, and other compulsory charges which may apply at the time of booking. Bookings are subject to availability and Virgin Atlantic Holidays full terms and conditions apply Saving cannot be used in conjunction with any other special offer, promotion, or discount including the Frequent Virgin Club and any other affinity discount. Calls cost no more than calls to UK geographical numbers (01 or 02). ATOL protected (2358) and ABTA (V2043).