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Cheap Car Rentals in United Kingdom from ฿650

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in the United Kingdom with a pick-up date of 3/9 and drop-off date of 24/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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United Kingdom car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in United Kingdom. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Most popular company

GREEN MOTION

Most common car type

Standard

Average price per day

฿2,113

Cheapest price per day

฿650

United Kingdom car rental prices in popular cities

Discover the price range for renting a car in popular cities across United Kingdom, helping you budget and make informed decisions for your upcoming travel. There are 2,197 pickup locations in United Kingdom to choose from. Price data has been averaged over the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Price

฿1,029 - ฿3,782

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in United Kingdom?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in United Kingdom and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

January

฿866

February

฿938

March

฿1,263

April

฿1,335

May

฿1,624

June

฿1,551

July

฿1,876

August

฿1,660

September

฿1,443

October

฿1,190

November

฿1,010

December

฿1,732

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in United Kingdom is January. 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.

Popular car types in United Kingdom

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in United Kingdom and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

At ฿698/day, small car is the cheapest car type available for hire in United Kingdom in the past week. Out of 74 car hire agencies operating in United Kingdom, there are, in total, 3,757 hire locations. View below for 3 offered car types:

Economy

Economy

฿1,334+

Compact

Compact

฿1,380+

Minivan

Minivan

฿3,175+

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

฿3,442+

Mini

Mini

฿1,255+

Premium

Premium

฿2,719+

Luxury

Luxury

฿3,227+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

฿1,433+

Compare available car types for rental in United Kingdom

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in United Kingdom to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 14 July 2024.

Small cars

฿974 - ฿2,250

All Car Types

฿1,475 - ฿18,576

To hire a small car in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿1,564/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in United Kingdom (~฿974/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~฿2,250/day). In fact, January is about 38% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a small car saves you 63% 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. Here are the best United Kingdom small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿3,345/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in United Kingdom (~฿1,259/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿6,947/day). In fact, February is about 63% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a medium car saves you 21% 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. Here are the best United Kingdom medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿7,834/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in United Kingdom (~฿2,097/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿47,988/day). In fact, February is about 74% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a large car is 47% 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 in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿9,248/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in United Kingdom (~฿1,416/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is October (~฿79,804/day). In fact, March is about 85% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a SUV is 55% 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. Here are the best United Kingdom SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿5,602/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in United Kingdom (~฿2,428/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿12,649/day). In fact, February is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a van is 25% 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 luxury car in United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ฿4,421/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in United Kingdom (~฿2,169/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~฿6,539/day). In fact, February is about 51% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for United Kingdom. When comparing with other car types available for hire in United Kingdom, hiring a luxury car is 5% 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.

Honda City฿698/day
2
M
A/C
Honda City
Nissan Kicks฿811/day
4
M
A/C
Nissan Kicks

Top rental agencies in United Kingdom

Explore the leading car rental agencies in United Kingdom known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in United Kingdom. Reviews were last updated on 14 July 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in United Kingdom, including locations near London, Manchester and Aberdeen. Browse through some of the top rental car agencies in United Kingdom, including locations around London, Manchester and Aberdeen.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

485 locations

Free2Move

363 locations

keddy by Europcar

346 locations

Sunnycars

271 locations

Europcar

243 locations

Firefly

201 locations

Hertz

166 locations

Budget

122 locations

Best United Kingdom car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in United Kingdom. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in United Kingdom with an average daily rate of ฿1,496. Data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
We've found these great deals on car rentals in United Kingdom, including options within the London, Manchester and Aberdeen area. Deals are constantly refreshed so come back soon for more car rental options.
Honda City฿698/day
2
M
A/C
Honda City
Nissan Kicks฿811/day
4
M
A/C
Nissan Kicks
Honda BR-V฿813/day
4
M
A/C
Honda BR-V

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in United Kingdom, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 14 July 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in United Kingdom?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Arnold Clark (9.6 rating), National (8.8 rating) and McNicoll Vehicle Rental (8.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in United Kingdom.

  • What is the most popular car hire provider in United Kingdom?

    When hiring a car in United Kingdom, the most popular provider of hire cars among Cheapflights users is GREEN MOTION , and with prices around ฿3,050/day, it’s easy to understand why. The most popular car type from GREEN MOTION is PASSENGER_VAN, which starts as low as ฿2,573/day.

  • What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in United Kingdom?

    When visiting United Kingdom, it is typically cheapest to rent your car in Edinburgh where rental cars typically will cost around ฿1,992/day (26% less than the country average). The absolute cheapest rental car price in United Kingdom was found in Edinburgh for just ฿889/day.

  • What side of the road do you drive on in United Kingdom?

    Cars in United Kingdom are to be driven on the left side of the road.

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Small car rentals in United Kingdom

Find small car rental deals in United Kingdom from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in United Kingdom cost an average of ฿980 per day. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
Toyota Yaris฿650/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris฿651/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris
Toyota Yaris฿725/day
2
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris

Car rentals by fuel type in United Kingdom

Browse car rentals by fuel type in United Kingdom. Currently, Petrol/Diesel cars are the cheapest to rent in United Kingdom. Deals were last updated on 14 July 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in United Kingdom. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Petrol/Diesel being the cheapest (฿43+).

Electric

Electric

฿45+

Hybrid

Hybrid

฿56+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

฿43+

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