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The Olympic Games 2012

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The Olympic Games begin in just 100 days so to help you get organised we've created a breakdown of the events and locations all you need to do to book your car hire is click on the location link and we'll take you straight to a search for that location. Demand is high so don't forget to book well in advance!

25th July

Football - Women's preliminaries (2 matches) - Coventry, Cardiff andGlasgow

26th July

Football - Men's preliminaries - Coventry, Newcastle, Manchester and Cardiff

27th July

Archery - Lords Cricket Ground, London.

Opening Ceremonies - Olympic Park, London

28th July

Football - Women's preliminaries - Coventry,Cardiff and Glasgow

Events in London or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Cycling - Road, Equestrian - Eventing, Fencing, Gymnastics - Artistic, Handball, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball and Weighlifting.

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

29th July

Football - Men's preliminaries (2 matches) - City of Coventry Stadium, Coventry

Events in London or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Slalom, Cycling Road, Diving, Equestrian Eventing, Fencing, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo and Weightlifting.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

30th July

Events in London or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Slalom, Diving, Equestrian Eventing, Fencing, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo and Weightlifting.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

31st July

Football - Women's preliminaries - Coventry, Newcastle, Cardiff,Manchester and Wembley

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Hockey, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Shooting, Archery, Judo, Volleyball, Handball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Weightlifting, Water Polo, Fencing, Tennis, Boxing, Canoe Slalom, Gymnastics Artistic, Diving and Equestrian Eventing.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

1st August

Football - Men's preliminaries - Newcastle, Glasgow, Wembley, Cardiff,Manchester and Coventry

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Slalom, Cycling Road, Diving, Fencing, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo and Weightlifting.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

2nd August

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Archery, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Slalom, Cycling Track, Equestrian Dressage, Fencing, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball and Water Polo.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

3rd August

Football - Women's quarter-final - Glasgow, Newcastle,Cardiff and Coventry

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian Dressage, Fencing, Gymnastics Trampoline, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo and Weightlifting.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

4th August

Football - Men's quarter-final - Manchester, Wembley,Newcastle and Cardiff

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Athletics - Race Walk, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian Jumping, Fencing, Gymnastics Trampoline, Handball, Hockey, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Triathlon, Volleyball, Water Polo and Weightlifting.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

Rowing - Eton Dorney, Buckinghamshire

5th August

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Athletics Marathon, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian Jumping, Fencing, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Shooting, Synchronised Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting and Wrestling Greco-Roman.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

6th August

Football - Women's semi-final -Wembley and Manchester

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian Jumping, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Shooting, Synchronised Swimming, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting and Wrestling Greco-Roman.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

7th August

Football - Men's semi-final - Wembley and Manchester

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Cycling Track, Diving, Equestrian Dressage, Gymnastics Artistic, Handball, Hockey, Synchronised Swimming, Table Tennis, Triathlon, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting and Wrestling Greco-Roman.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

8th August

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Cycling BMX, Diving, Equestrian Jumping, Handball, Hockey, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Volleyball, Water Polo and Wrestling Freestyle.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

9th August

Football - Women's bronze medal match and Victory Ceremony -Coventry

Football - Women's bronze medal match - Wembley

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Cycling BMX, Diving, Equestrian Dressage, Gymnastics Rhythmic, Handball, Hockey, Swimming Marathon, Synchronised Swimming, Taekwondo, Volleyball, Water Polo and Wrestling Freestyle.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

10th August

Football - Men's bronze medal match - Cardiff

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Cycling BMX, Diving, Gymnastics Rhythmic, Handball, Hockey, Swimming Marathon, Synchronised Swimming, Taekwondo, Volleyball, Water Polo and Wrestling Freestyle.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

11th August

Football - Men's gold medal match and Victory Ceremony - Wembley

Cycling - Mountain Bike - Essex

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics, Athletics - Race Walk, Basketball, Boxing, Canoe Sprint, Diving, Gymnastics Rhythmic, Handball, Hockey, Modern Pentathlon, Taekwondo, Volleyball and Wrestling Freestyle.

Sailing - Weymouth and Portland, Dorset

12th August

Cycling - Mountain Bike - Essex

Events inLondon or nearby on this date: Athletics Marathon, Basketball, Boxing, Gymnastics Rhythmic, Handball, Modern Pentathlon, Volleyball, Water Polo and Wrestling Freestyle.

Closing Ceremonies

We hope you enjoy the olympics however if you're not going, don't forget you can book car hire with us anywhere in the world!