Edinburgh

Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 Feb — 11 Feb
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sat 4/2
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Edinburgh car hires in 2023

Most popular companyALAMO
Price of petrol per litre₹ 149
Average price per day₹ 102
Cheapest price per day₹ 35

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

January

₹ 3,016

February

₹ 3,669

March

₹ 4,321

April

₹ 7,094

May

₹ 8,072

June

₹ 8,480

July

₹ 8,969

August

₹ 7,746

September

₹ 5,055

October

₹ 3,506

November

₹ 2,935

December

₹ 4,403

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Edinburgh is November. 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, in total, 95 car hire locations in Edinburgh that are operated by 33 companies. In the past week, Small is the cheapest car type users can hire (cheapest price last found: ₹ 14/day). Explore 3 car types currently offered from Edinburgh hire providers:

Compare available car types for hire in Edinburgh

Small cars

₹ 1,500 - ₹ 12,168

All Car Types

₹ 2,152 - ₹ 28,959

To hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ₹ 6,691/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 1,500/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 12,168/day). In fact, February is about 78% 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 55% 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 ₹ 8,962/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 2,415/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 17,525/day). In fact, February is about 74% 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 40% 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 Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ₹ 17,041/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 8,212/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 39,374/day). In fact, November is about 52% 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 13% 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 ₹ 13,336/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 6,332/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is April (~₹ 30,028/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 11% 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 ₹ 18,862/day. February is the cheapest month to hire a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 3,582/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~₹ 42,702/day). In fact, February is about 82% 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 22% 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 ₹ 17,792/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a Luxury car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 9,851/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is June (~₹ 38,942/day). In fact, November is about 45% 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 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.

To hire a Convertible car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of ₹ 28,426/day. September is the cheapest month to hire a Convertible car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~₹ 18,206/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is July (~₹ 47,031/day). In fact, September is about 36% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible hire for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Edinburgh, hiring a Convertible car is 48% 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.

Ford Ka₹ 14/day
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Ford Ka
Toyota Corolla₹ 15/day
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Toyota Corolla

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

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 ₹ 8,312/day when booking a car hire in Edinburgh. The absolute best deal a user found was for ₹ 2,844/day from Goldcar Rental SP, 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 (₹ 1,225/day), GREEN MOTION (₹ 2,343/day), and keddy by Europcar (₹ 3,600/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 ₹ 149/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between ₹ 6,715 and ₹ 9,699 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

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

Alamo is a popular option for travellers looking for car hire in Edinburgh. You can expect the average cost of car hire to be about ₹ 56,273 per week.

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?

The monthly cost of a car rental in Edinburgh is ₹ 241,171 (₹ 8,039/day) on average.

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

Car hire prices in Edinburgh are typically ₹ 5,250 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 ₹ 5,250. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in February to be on average ₹ 5,409 per day.

What car do most people hire in Edinburgh?

The majority of Cheapflights travellers prefer to hire a Standard (Ford Kuga) in Edinburgh, making it the most popular option.

Car type options available for Edinburgh

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