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Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh from S$ 36

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 Edinburgh with a pick-up date of 12-7 and drop-off date of 19-7. 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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Edinburgh car rentals in 2024

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

Most popular company

HERTZ

Price of petrol per litre

S$ 2.55

Average price per day

S$ 88

Cheapest price per day

S$ 36

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Edinburgh 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 12 June 2024.

January

S$ 41

February

S$ 39

March

S$ 59

April

S$ 69

May

S$ 81

June

S$ 74

July

S$ 86

August

S$ 83

September

S$ 63

October

S$ 52

November

S$ 43

December

S$ 62

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Edinburgh is February. 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

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Edinburgh and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 12 June 2024.

In Edinburgh, there are 102 active hire locations from 34 car hire companies. small car is the cheapest car type to hire in Edinburgh in the past week - currently priced from S$ 36/day. View deals for 5 car types available to hire in this destination:

Economy

Economy

S$ 36+

Compact

Compact

S$ 38+

Intermediate

Intermediate

S$ 67+

Mini

Mini

S$ 35+

Premium

Premium

S$ 87+

Luxury

Luxury

S$ 126+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

S$ 36+

Compact estate car

Compact estate car

S$ 42+

Compare available car types for rental in Edinburgh

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

Small cars

S$ 43 - S$ 110

All Car Types

S$ 52 - S$ 174

To hire a small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 80/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 43/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 110/day). In fact, February is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a small car saves you 34% 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 car 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 S$ 123/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 48/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~S$ 196/day). In fact, February is about 61% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a medium car is 2% 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 medium car 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 S$ 157/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 70/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 300/day). In fact, February is about 56% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a large car is 23% 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 large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 121/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 63/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is November (~S$ 213/day). In fact, January is about 49% 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 is 1% 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 SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 188/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a van in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 79/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~S$ 314/day). In fact, February is about 59% 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 is 36% 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 Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 198/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 111/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 636/day). In fact, December is about 44% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a luxury car is 39% 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 luxury car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Audi A1S$ 36/day
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Ford FiestaS$ 38/day
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Ford Fiesta

Top rental agencies in Edinburgh

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Edinburgh known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Edinburgh. Reviews were last updated on 12 June 2024.
Choose from the top rental car agencies available in Edinburgh, including Hertz, Arnold Clark and DRIVALIA . Read through reviews, double check the pickup location, and other important information before making your selection.

Hertz

5.6
Fair
42 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.4

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.3

Arnold Clark

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

10.0

DRIVALIA

3 locations

National

10.0
Wonderful
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Avis

8.9
Very Good
5 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.4

Comfort

9.0

Overall

8.9

Pick-up/drop-off

9.2

Value

8.7

Alamo

8.4
Very Good
8 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.7

Comfort

8.6

Overall

8.4

Pick-up/drop-off

8.3

Value

7.7

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8.2
Very Good
25 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.8

Overall

8.2

Pick-up/drop-off

8.0

Value

7.4

Budget

7.6
Good
24 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

7.9

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

7.9

Value

7.3

Best Edinburgh car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Edinburgh. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Edinburgh with an average daily rate of S$ 68. Data was last updated on 12 June 2024.
The best prices on car rentals in Edinburgh we've found at this time. If these deals don't completely appeal to you, check back soon for alternative offers.
Audi A1S$ 36/day
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A/C
Audi A1
Ford FiestaS$ 38/day
4
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A/C
Ford Fiesta
Hyundai i20S$ 58/day
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A/C
Hyundai i20

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Edinburgh, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 12 June 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Edinburgh?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under S$ 88/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 42/day from Hertz, booked on Jun. 2.

  • What car hire 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 (S$ 35/day), Hertz (S$ 36/day), and DRIVALIA (S$ 58/day).

  • Which car hire 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 (9.2 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Edinburgh.

  • What are petrol prices like in Edinburgh?

    The average price of petrol in Edinburgh is S$ 2.55/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 114 and S$ 165 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Hertz is one of the top picks in Edinburgh. They can have you in a hire car for about S$ 365 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Edinburgh for the best price?

    Booking early can save you upwards of 40% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 7 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Edinburgh.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Edinburgh?

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

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

    Generally, a month-long car rental in Edinburgh can be found for about S$ 1,565, with the average price for a rental being around S$ 52 a day. Book with Hertz, to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 49% less compared to the average price of car rentals in Edinburgh.

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

    Car hire prices in Edinburgh are typically S$ 0 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Mini to save money on your trip to S$ 0. Our users have found prices for Mini car hire in July to be on average S$ 79 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

    The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Nissan Qashqai) in Edinburgh, making it the most popular option.

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Small car rentals in Edinburgh

Find small car rental deals in Edinburgh from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. small car rentals in Edinburgh cost an average of S$ 107 per day. Price data was last updated on 12 June 2024.
Honda FitS$ 83/day
2
5
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A/C
Honda Fit
Honda FitS$ 92/day
2
5
M
A/C
Honda Fit
Honda FitS$ 111/day
2
5
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A/C
Honda Fit

Luxury car rentals in Edinburgh

Find luxury car rental deals in Edinburgh from well-known providers in the area and save on gas mileage with the options provided below. luxury car rentals in Edinburgh cost an average of S$ 137 per day. Price data was last updated on 12 June 2024.
Browse through some of the best options we've found for luxury car rentals in Edinburgh. Before completing your reservation, make sure the deal you've selected matches your car rental needs and budget.
Audi Q5S$ 126/day
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4
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A/C
Audi Q5
Audi Q5S$ 127/day
5
4
M
A/C
Audi Q5
BMW 5 SeriesS$ 132/day
5
4
M
A/C
BMW 5 Series

Car rentals by fuel type in Edinburgh

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Edinburgh. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Edinburgh. Deals were last updated on 12 June 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Edinburgh. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (S$ 37+).

Electric

Electric

S$ 37+

Hybrid

Hybrid

S$ 55+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

S$ 64+

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