Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
15 Feb — 22 Feb
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Wed 22/2
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Edinburgh Car Rentals in 2023

Most popular companyHERTZ
Price of petrol per litreAED 6.73
Average price per dayAED 33
Cheapest price per dayAED 20

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

January

AED 132

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 157

November

AED 132

December

AED 198

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

There are 33 hire agencies servicing Edinburgh. These agencies, altogether, have 95 hire locations available. Need an affordable hire? Small is the cheapest car type to hire in Edinburgh with prices from AED 33 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 5 car types you can hire in Edinburgh:

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

AED 63 - AED 490

All Car Types

AED 101 - AED 1,586

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of AED 208/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 63/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~AED 490/day). In fact, January is about 70% 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 61% 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 390/day. December is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 191/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~AED 1,680/day). In fact, December is about 52% 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 28% 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 673/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 77% 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 21% 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 387/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~AED 157/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~AED 1,433/day). In fact, January is about 60% 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 28% 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 561/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 66% 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 5% 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.

Toyota YarisAED 33/day
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Toyota YarisAED 54/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
3 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.8

Comfort

9.4

Overall

9.6

Pick-up/drop-off

9.8

Value

8.4

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

9.0

Comfort

8.1

Overall

7.8

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

7.7

Sixt

6.5
Okay
19 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

7.1

Overall

6.4

Pick-up/drop-off

6.2

Value

5.8

Best Edinburgh Car Rental Deals Found

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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 120/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for AED 74/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: Avis (AED 123/day), Easirent (AED 198/day), and GREEN MOTION (AED 338/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 AED 6.73/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between AED 302 and AED 437 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 AED 1,171 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 90% 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 5,020 a month or AED 167 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 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 Compact to save money on your trip to AED 0. Our users have found prices for Compact car hire in March to be on average AED 0 per day.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

Nissan Qashqai, which is a Intermediate vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Edinburgh according to Cheapflights users.

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