Car Hire in Caernarfon, Wales

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Caernarfon, Wales, United Kingdom
19 Aug — 26 Aug
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Caernarfon, Wales, United Kingdom
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Important information about Caernarfon car hire

When wanting to cross borders with your Caernarfon car hire, you must pay close attention to the type of car you are hiring, as different classes of vehicles are allowed into different countries. Firstly, commercial vehicles and any car that seats eight or more people, such as a minivan, are restricted from crossing borders. Standard passenger cars are able to cross into certain countries, depending on the model and brand of car. To make sure the car you pick for car hire in Caernarfon is able to cross into a particular country, you will need to check which zone that country falls under. All European countries are split into three zones. You are allowed to transport your Caernarfon car hire on a ferry between territories; however, specific insurance policies are required for additional transportation cover.

You are most definitely allowed to use a credit card while securing your car hire in Caernarfon, the only condition making that credit card an acceptable form of payment is that the name of the person intending to hire the car is printed on the card. All of the internationally recognised credit card companies are accepted. You are also allowed to pay using a debit card to secure your booking for a selection of cars in certain categories. The condition to use your debit card is that funds need to be available for the entire cost of the hire car reservation plus the security deposit. Cash is not accepted as a form of payment, unfortunately.

In Caernarfon, it is imperative that all persons in the car are wearing their seat belts while the engine is on; if stopped by a traffic enforcement officer and someone is not wearing a seatbelt, the driver of the car is considered responsible. You will usually find a speed limit of 30 mph (48 km/h) in most parts of Caernarfon, which drops down to 20 mph (32 km/h) when driving past schools or parks. Other than that, the speed limits are much the same as the rest of Europe: 70 mph (113 km/h) on any motorways and 60 mph (97 km/h) in rural areas. People drive on the left-hand side of the road in Caernarfon. It is considered illegal to operate a mobile device while also operating a vehicle, and if you must do so, the mobile must be fitted to a hands-free kit, and even then, it is not recommended. The legal limit for drinking before getting behind the wheel of a car is 0.08%; points will be deducted from your licence, you will pay a fine and you will go to jail if caught drinking and driving.

For all international travellers wanting to obtain car hire in Caernarfon, whether it is a cheap car rental in Caernarfon or a more luxury car hire, the driver's recommended age is above 25 years old. Although the legal driving age is 17 years old, you will be charged a premium if you are hiring a car and you are between the ages of 17 and 25, to make up for your lack of driving experience. You will need to bring original documentation when picking up the hire car – no photocopies will be accepted. You will need to produce your driver's licence from your homeland as well as an ID document that is valid for at least three months after the end of your reservation. You will also need a DVLA endorsement letter, which you can get from the official website. 


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Small cars

£22 - £99

All Car Types

£43 - £261

The average price of a Small hire in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is £53. The cheapest time to hire a Small in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is in October. The price is 59% lower than the rest of the year at just £22 per day. A Small car hire is typically 37% less expensive than the average car hire in Caernarfon. The average price of a car hire in Caernarfon can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Medium hire in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is £51. The cheapest time to hire a Medium in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is in September. The price is 53% lower than the rest of the year at just £24 per day. A Medium car hire is typically 39% less expensive than the average car hire in Caernarfon. The average price of a car hire in Caernarfon can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Large hire in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is £155. The cheapest time to hire a Large in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is in October. The price is 70% lower than the rest of the year at just £48 per day. A Large car hire is typically 47% more expensive than the average car hire in Caernarfon. The average price of a car hire in Caernarfon can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a SUV hire in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is £46. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is in September. The price is 49% lower than the rest of the year at just £24 per day. A SUV car hire is typically 44% less expensive than the average car hire in Caernarfon. The average price of a car hire in Caernarfon can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

The average price of a Van hire in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is £151. The cheapest time to hire a Van in Caernarfon, the United Kingdom is in October. The price is 69% lower than the rest of the year at just £48 per day. A Van car hire is typically 46% more expensive than the average car hire in Caernarfon. The average price of a car hire in Caernarfon can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.


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Quick facts about car hire in Caernarfon

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Popular Car Types

Compact, Passenger Van, Full-size

Cheapest Hire Car

£49

Most Popular Model

Opel Corsa
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Caernarfon in the past 72 hours: Compact, Passenger Van, Full-size.
The lowest price for a car hire in Caernarfon is £49/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £60/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Caernarfon in the past 7 days is the Opel Corsa. Our users also prefer the Hyundai Accent as an alternative.

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Nearby attractions:

Dolbadurn Castle77.8 mi
Caernarfon Castle84.0 mi

Nearby attractions:

Dolbadurn Castle54.4 mi
Caernarfon Castle60.5 mi

Nearby attractions:

Dolbadurn Castle63.6 mi
Caernarfon Castle67.4 mi

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Driving with a car hire in Caernarfon - FAQs

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Europcar typically has the cheapest daily rates in Caernarfon, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay £45/day, but our users have found rates as low as £37/day for their car hire in Caernarfon.

Caernarfon’s speed limit is 30 mph when you are driving in the city. This speed limit might also apply to surrounding towns and neighbourhoods. The suburban speed limit in Caernarfon is 60 mph and the speed limit for motorways is 70 mph. However, be sure to look for posted signage as these speeds may vary.

If you’re looking for a Caernarfon hire car for a road trip to the surrounding areas during the month of August it’s important to know that the rest of Wales typically has a temperature of 16 °C and will usually expect 75.8 mm of precipitation.


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