Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 Feb — 11 Feb
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sat 4-2
Noon
Sat 11-2
Noon
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Edinburgh car hires in 2023

Most popular companyALAMO
Price of petrol per litreHK$14.33
Average price per dayHK$102
Cheapest price per dayHK$44

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Edinburgh?

January

HK$289

February

HK$352

March

HK$414

April

HK$681

May

HK$775

June

HK$814

July

HK$861

August

HK$743

September

HK$485

October

HK$336

November

HK$281

December

HK$422

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.

Popular Car Types in Edinburgh

Small is the cheapest car type you can hire in Edinburgh this past week from 95 hire locations out of 33 hire agencies. Prices for a Edinburgh Small hire start from HK$18/day. Check out available deals for 3 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

HK$208 - HK$1,057

All Car Types

HK$388 - HK$2,375

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of HK$636/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~HK$208/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~HK$1,057/day). In fact, November is about 68% 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. Here are the best Edinburgh Small hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of HK$666/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~HK$312/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~HK$2,042/day). In fact, January is about 54% 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 saves you 33% 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 Edinburgh Medium hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of HK$1,572/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~HK$755/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~HK$5,571/day). In fact, September is about 53% 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 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 SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of HK$758/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~HK$312/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~HK$3,423/day). In fact, October is about 59% 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 24% 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 Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of HK$1,427/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~HK$338/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~HK$7,738/day). In fact, April is about 77% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Van car is 31% 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 Edinburgh Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Mini CountrymanHK$18/day
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Mini Countryman
Toyota CorollaHK$22/day
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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

Best Edinburgh Car Rental Deals Found

Check out some of the best deals for car rentals in Edinburgh recently found.

Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Edinburgh?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under HK$802/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for HK$342/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Jan. 22.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Edinburgh?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Edinburgh from the following companies over the past two weeks: GREEN MOTION (HK$174/day), McNicoll Vehicle Rental (HK$251/day), and Alamo (HK$594/day).

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 HK$14.33/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between HK$645 and HK$931 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

From Alamo you can hire a car in Edinburgh from about HK$10,204 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Edinburgh?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Edinburgh however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Edinburgh for a month?

Typically, a monthly car rental in Edinburgh can be found for HK$43,731. You can find car rental deals for HK$1,458 a day on average.

How much is a car hire in Edinburgh for a weekend?

The average price for a weekend car hire in Edinburgh is HK$0. Hiring a Mini is your cheapest option if you’re looking to save money on your weekend car hire in Edinburgh. For the month of February, Cheapflights users have found hire cars in Edinburgh for as low as HK$0/day.

Small Car Rentals in Edinburgh

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Luxury Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Arrive in style when you rent a luxury car in Edinburgh from the best rental car providers in the country.

Van Rentals in Edinburgh

Some people need a little more room to get around comfortably on holiday. Find deals like the ones below for Edinburgh van rentals.

Car type options available for Edinburgh

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