Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
13 Oct — 20 Oct
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Thu 13/10
Noon
Thu 20/10
Noon
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Edinburgh Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyAVIS
Price of petrol per litreAED 6.47
Average price per dayAED 40
Cheapest price per dayAED 29

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

January

AED 124

February

AED 165

March

AED 194

April

AED 319

May

AED 363

June

AED 381

July

AED 403

August

AED 348

September

AED 227

October

AED 190

November

AED 165

December

AED 227

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.

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

AED 76 - AED 490

All Car Types

AED 76 - AED 1,586

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of AED 203/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 76/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~AED 490/day). In fact, November is about 63% 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 62% 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 AED 374/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 91/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 1,680/day). In fact, October is about 76% 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 30% 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 AED 631/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 157/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 1,847/day). In fact, January is about 76% 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 17% 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 AED 421/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 150/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 1,434/day). In fact, October is about 65% 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 21% 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 AED 540/day. October is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 194/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 3,247/day). In fact, October is about 65% 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 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 Van hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

Mitsubishi Mirage G4AED 19/day
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Mitsubishi Mirage G4
Toyota CorollaAED 22/day
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Top rental agencies in Edinburgh

All major car rental suppliers in Edinburgh
6.7
Good
40 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.9

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

4.7
10.0
Excellent
2 reviews3 locations
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.0
10.0
Excellent
21 reviews2 locations
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

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10.0

Value

9.0
8.0
Excellent
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0
7.5
Good
21 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

7.0
6.1
Good
18 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.1

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

5.2
5.9
Okay
12 reviews8 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.3

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

5.8
15 locations

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 AED 145/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 107/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: GREEN MOTION (AED 83/day), Avis (AED 239/day), and Sixt (AED 341/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 Budget (9.3 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 AED 6.47/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 291 and AED 420 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Avis is one of the top picks in Edinburgh. They can have you in a hire car for about AED 792 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?

Our recent data shows that INTERRENT can potentially be 84% below the average car hire price in Edinburgh. Check prices and availability for INTERRENT and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Edinburgh is on average AED 3,392 a month or AED 113 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Edinburgh car hire.

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

Car hire prices in Edinburgh are typically AED 182 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to AED 182. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in November to be on average AED 232 per day.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

Class Compact Crossover, which is a Compact vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Edinburgh according to Cheapflights users.