Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 Feb — 12 Feb
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sun 5/2
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Sun 12/2
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What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Edinburgh?

January

฿1,211

February

฿1,472

March

฿1,734

April

฿2,847

May

฿3,240

June

฿3,404

July

฿3,600

August

฿3,109

September

฿2,029

October

฿1,407

November

฿1,178

December

฿1,767

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Edinburgh is November. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Compare available car types for rental in Edinburgh

Small cars

฿1,317 - ฿9,179

All Car Types

฿2,137 - ฿11,008

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿2,917/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~฿1,317/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿9,179/day). In fact, January is about 55% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Small car saves you 36% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿7,198/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~฿1,196/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿22,109/day). In fact, September is about 84% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Medium car is 37% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿4,942/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~฿1,729/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~฿17,680/day). In fact, September is about 66% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Large car is 9% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿3,114/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~฿1,731/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~฿7,853/day). In fact, December is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a SUV car saves you 32% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Top rental agencies in Edinburgh

All major car rental suppliers in Edinburgh

Hertz

6.4
Okay
40 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.3

Comfort

6.8

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

5.8

Arnold Clark

10.0
Wonderful
1 review4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

National

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Alamo

9.5
Wonderful
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.8

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.8

Value

8.4

Avis

8.7
Very Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.6

Comfort

9.2

Overall

8.8

Pick-up/drop-off

9.6

Value

8.8

Enterprise

8.2
Very Good
21 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.1

Pick-up/drop-off

7.2

Value

7.6

Budget

8.0
Very Good
21 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.7

Sixt

6.5
Okay
19 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.8

Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Edinburgh?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Arnold Clark (10.0 rating), National (10.0 rating) and Alamo (9.5 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Edinburgh.

What are gas prices like in Edinburgh?

The average price of petrol in Edinburgh is ฿59.90/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ฿2,695 and ฿3,893 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Edinburgh for a week from Sixt?

Sixt is one of the top picks in Edinburgh. They can have you in a hire car for about ฿83,713 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Edinburgh?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Edinburgh for a month is certainly possible.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

The most popular car to hire while in Edinburgh is the Fiat 500, which is a Mini vehicle.

Car type options available for Edinburgh

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