Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
16 Dec — 23 Dec
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Fri 23/12
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Edinburgh Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of petrol per litreRM 8.49
Average price per dayRM 47
Cheapest price per dayRM 24

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

January

RM 149

February

RM 197

March

RM 233

April

RM 382

May

RM 435

June

RM 457

July

RM 483

August

RM 417

September

RM 272

October

RM 189

November

RM 162

December

RM 272

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

At RM 67/day, Small is the cheapest car type available for hire in Edinburgh, United Kingdom in the past week. Out of 32 car hire agencies operating in Edinburgh, there are, in total, 92 hire locations. View below for 4 offered car types:

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

RM 194 - RM 721

All Car Types

RM 288 - RM 1,289

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of RM 411/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~RM 194/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 721/day). In fact, November is about 53% 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 29% 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 RM 548/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~RM 320/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 1,048/day). In fact, December is about 42% 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 5% 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 RM 749/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~RM 337/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 1,728/day). In fact, September is about 56% 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 24% 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 RM 505/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~RM 121/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 1,346/day). In fact, March is about 77% 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 12% 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 RM 840/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~RM 399/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~RM 2,989/day). In fact, February is about 53% 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 32% 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:

Proton PersonaRM 67/day
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Proton Persona
Toyota CorollaRM 70/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
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
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

8.9

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.3

Value

7.7

Sixt

6.5
Okay
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 RM 206/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for RM 107/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Dec. 4.

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: Enterprise (RM 288/day), Firefly (RM 368/day), and Alamo (RM 376/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 RM 8.49/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 382 and RM 552 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 most popular car hire companies in Edinburgh, offering car hire for around RM 795 per week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Edinburgh?

The length of time you can book a rental for is subject to the inventory of the supplier. When renting a vehicle from Edinburgh it should be possible to rent a car for a whole month if needed.

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

The monthly cost of a car rental in Edinburgh is RM 3,407 (RM 114/day) on average.

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

It costs RM 0 for a weekend car hire in Edinburgh, on average. The cheapest type of car hire you can book on any given weekend is the Mini as prices are generally lower for these hire types due to demand and availability. If you’re planning to book a hire car in Edinburgh in January, prices are RM 0 per day on average.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

The most popular car to hire while in Edinburgh is the Chevrolet Spark, which is a Economy vehicle.

Luxury Car Rentals in Edinburgh

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