Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
7 Dec — 14 Dec
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Wed 7-12
Noon
Wed 14-12
Noon
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Edinburgh car hires in 2022

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of petrol per litreS$ 2.69
Average price per dayS$ 75
Cheapest price per dayS$ 33

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

January

S$ 46

February

S$ 61

March

S$ 72

April

S$ 119

May

S$ 136

June

S$ 143

July

S$ 151

August

S$ 130

September

S$ 85

October

S$ 59

November

S$ 52

December

S$ 85

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

In Edinburgh, United Kingdom, there are 92 active rental locations from 32 car rental companies. Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Edinburgh in the past week - currently priced from S$ 14/day. View deals for 5 car types available to hire in this destination:

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

S$ 35 - S$ 249

All Car Types

S$ 87 - S$ 363

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 123/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 35/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~S$ 249/day). In fact, February is about 72% 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 37% 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 S$ 163/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 89/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 282/day). In fact, October is about 46% 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 17% 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 S$ 259/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~S$ 525/day). In fact, November is about 70% 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 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. Here are the best Edinburgh Large hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 182/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 87/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~S$ 434/day). In fact, November is about 53% 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 7% 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 SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of S$ 203/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 78/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~S$ 569/day). In fact, September is about 62% 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 4% 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$ 144/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~S$ 125/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is March (~S$ 472/day). In fact, October is about 14% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Luxury car saves you 27% 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 Luxury hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Mazda Mazda2S$ 14/day
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Hyundai AvanteS$ 15/day
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Top rental agencies in Edinburgh

All major car rental suppliers in Edinburgh

Hertz

6.4
Good
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
Excellent
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
Excellent
2 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.3

Overall

9.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.7

Value

8.2

Avis

8.7
Excellent
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
Excellent
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
Excellent
21 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.9

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.7

Sixt

6.5
Good
18 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.4

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 S$ 103/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for S$ 45/day from INTERRENT , booked on Jul. 28.

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: Easirent (S$ 21/day), Sixt (S$ 49/day), and Budget (S$ 52/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 S$ 2.69/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between S$ 121 and S$ 174 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

GREEN MOTION is one of the top picks in Edinburgh. They can have you in a hire car for about S$ 552 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.

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$ 2,365, with the average price for a rental being around S$ 79 a day. Book with INTERRENT , to take advantage of their cheap prices and pay 78% 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 December to be on average S$ 116 per day.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Economy (Vauxhall Corsa) in Edinburgh, making it the most popular option.

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.