Wales

Cheap Car Hire in Wales from RM 342

Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
24 Apr — 1 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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Wales car rentals in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car rental in Wales. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Most common car type

Intermediate

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

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Wales 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 17 April 2024.

January

RM 124

February

RM 167

March

RM 177

April

RM 196

May

RM 263

June

RM 263

July

RM 287

August

RM 234

September

RM 215

October

RM 201

November

RM 157

December

RM 205

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

Explore the most popular car models available for rent in Wales and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car rental companies and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

small car is the cheapest car type you can hire in Wales this past week from 3,624 hire locations out of 62 hire agencies. Prices for a Wales small car hire start from RM 342/day. Check out available deals for 1 car type currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

RM 342+

Compact

Compact

RM 407+

Intermediate

Intermediate

RM 518+

Standard

Standard

RM 514+

People carrier

People carrier

RM 629+

Mini

Mini

RM 342+

Premium

Premium

RM 581+

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

RM 393+

Intermediate SUV

Intermediate SUV

RM 525+

Compare available car types for rental in Wales

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for rental in Wales to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 17 April 2024.

Small cars

RM 96 - RM 783

All Car Types

RM 96 - RM 1,093

To rent a small car in Wales, you would pay an average price of RM 321/day. March is the cheapest month to rent a small car in Wales (~RM 96/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~RM 783/day). In fact, March is about 71% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car rental for Wales. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Wales, renting a small car saves you 23% 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 Wales small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Proton PersonaRM 342/day
2
M
A/C
Proton Persona
Honda CivicRM 503/day
4
M
A/C
Honda Civic

Top rental agencies in Wales

Explore the leading car rental agencies in Wales known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car rental companies in Wales. Reviews were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Hertz

10.0
Wonderful
4 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0

Budget

9.7
Wonderful
3 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

8.8

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.7

Value

9.4

Europcar

9.2
Wonderful
5 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

8.6

Overall

9.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

8.6

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

6.2
Okay
8 reviews13 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.7

Comfort

6.2

Overall

6.2

Pick-up/drop-off

6.5

Value

6.2

keddy by Europcar

10 locations

Free2Move

7 locations

Sunnycars

6 locations

Firefly

5 locations

Best Wales car rental deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car rental deals in Wales. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect rental option for your needs. There are currently 8 rental car agencies in Wales with an average daily rate of RM 423. Data was last updated on 17 April 2024.
Proton PersonaRM 342/day
2
M
A/C
Proton Persona
Honda CivicRM 503/day
4
M
A/C
Honda Civic

Car rental FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car rentals in Wales, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 17 April 2024.
  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Wales?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, National (10.0 rating), Arnold Clark (9.6 rating) and Alamo (8.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Wales.

  • What are petrol prices like in Wales?

    The average price of petrol in Wales is RM 8.91/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between RM 401 and RM 579 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

    Booking your car hire early can save you up to 61%. Aim to book your car hire at least 7 days in advance to take advantage of a below average price in Wales.

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

    Yes, you can rent a car for a month in Wales check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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Car rentals by fuel type in Wales

Browse car rentals by fuel type in Wales. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Wales. Deals were last updated on 17 April 2024.

Browse through car rental deals by fuel type in Wales. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest (RM 103+).

Electric

Electric

RM 103+

Hybrid

Hybrid

RM 327+

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

RM 107+

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