Edinburgh Car Hire

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom29 Oct — 5 Nov
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Thu 10/29
Thu 11/5

When is it cheapest to hire a car in Edinburgh?

All

£7 - £35

Family size

£29 - £73

Economy

£7 - £19

The cheapest time to hire a car in Edinburgh is in November. The price is 47% lower than the rest of the year at just £8 per day. The most expensive month is December. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider hiring an economy car in January. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest in February. The price of a car hire in Edinburgh can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your rental car.


Edinburgh car hire deals found on momondo

Find the right car hire for you

Small cars are typically categorised as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay £36/day to hire a small car in Edinburgh. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£13/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£13/day
9 Nov - 16 Nov
Edinburgh
C/O Secure Airparks, 100 Ingliston Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£13/day
9 Nov - 16 Nov
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
9 Nov - 16 Nov
Edinburgh
C/O Secure Airparks, 100 Ingliston Road
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£14/day
9 Nov - 16 Nov
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£14/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£14/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£15/day
21 Nov - 28 Nov
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
£15/day
21 Nov - 28 Nov
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Ford Focus
or similar Compact estate car
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
£20/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Ford Focus
£20/day
8 Nov - 28 Nov
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Edinburgh Car Hire Directory

All major car hire suppliers in Edinburgh
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Find popular attractions close to your car's pick-up location

Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Edinburgh Zoo4.0 mi
Edinburgh Corn Exchange5.1 mi
Murrayfield Stadium5.2 mi
Dean Village5.9 mi
Edinburgh International Conference Centre6.3 mi
Glasgow Intl Airport

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Edinburgh Zoo45.3 mi
Edinburgh Corn Exchange46.1 mi
Murrayfield Stadium46.5 mi
Dean Village47.3 mi
Pentland Hills Regional Park47.5 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne Airport

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Pentland Hills Regional Park82.8 mi
Portobello Beach84.2 mi
Royal Commonwealth Pool85.1 mi
George Square85.7 mi
Our Dynamic Earth85.7 mi

Distance to popular hotels from Edinburgh

Park your car and yourself at these popular hotels not far from Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport's car hire counter

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

132 Corstorphine Road

4.1 mi from airport

Leonardo Royal Edinburgh Haymarket

1 Morrison Link

6.1 mi from airport

Yotel Edinburgh

68-73 Queen Street

6.4 mi from airport

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

132 Corstorphine Road

4.1 mi from airport

Leonardo Royal Edinburgh Haymarket

1 Morrison Link

6.1 mi from airport

Yotel Edinburgh

68-73 Queen Street

6.4 mi from airport

Intercontinental Edinburgh The George

19-21 George Street

6.8 mi from airport

Novotel Edinburgh Park

15 Lochside Avenue

2.9 mi from airport

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Princes Street

6.4 mi from airport

Ibis Budget Hotel Edinburgh Park

Edinburgh Business Park 6 Lochside View

2.2 mi from airport

The Balmoral Hotel

1 Princes Street

7.1 mi from airport

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile

77 South Bridge

7.2 mi from airport

Kimpton Charlotte Square

38 Charlotte Square

6.4 mi from airport

Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile

50 Blackfriars Street

7.2 mi from airport

Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile

231 Canongate

7.4 mi from airport

Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh

1 Festival Square

6.4 mi from airport

Britannia Hotel Edinburgh

69 Belford Road

5.8 mi from airport

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton

19 North Bridge

7.1 mi from airport

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club

Kirknewton

3.2 mi from airport

Jurys Inn Edinburgh

43 Jeffrey Street

7.2 mi from airport

Residence Inn by Marriott Edinburgh

36 Simpson Loan Quartermile

7.0 mi from airport


Car Hire in Edinburgh

17,880 people have been looking for a car to hire in Edinburgh in October.

What cleaning measures are being taken by Edinburgh car hire companies to control the spread of COVID-19?

Many car hire companies in Edinburgh have new cleaning requirements in place to ensure your vehicle is disinfected for your safety. This enhanced cleaning feature is now being offered at locations such as Enterprise, National, and Avis. Use our new search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning in Edinburgh. As things change, so do policies. We’ll do our best to stay on top of things, but always be sure to check with the provider directly.

How much will it cost to hire a car in Edinburgh in November?

For a weekend in November, the best deals in Edinburgh start from around £2 up to around £33. For a one-week car hire in Edinburgh, prices in November average £20, with the best deals starting at £3.

Is there a fee to cancel my Edinburgh car hire?

The majority of car hire agencies in Edinburgh offer free cancellation. momondo will always tell you whether or not rental car centres such as Enterprise, National, and Avis have a cancellation fee for travellers who have last-minute itinerary changes.

What is the best type of car to hire in Edinburgh during November?

With temperatures averaging 4 °C and precipitation usually 60 mm during November, you should consider hiring a standard when travelling to Edinburgh. A standard size car can handle the fluctuations in temperature and rainfall during the month of November and is a popular choice for travellers heading to Edinburgh. Hiring a Standard in Edinburgh will cost you £35/day on average.

Which car hire company in Edinburgh has the most locations?

Europcar is the car hire company with the most locations in Edinburgh. At those 7 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of £45 in Edinburgh.

What is the speed limit in Edinburgh?

Travellers who hire a car in Edinburgh should be aware that the city’s speed limit is 30 mph. Suburban speed limits around Edinburgh are generally 60 mph, whereas speed limits on motorways are 70 mph. Keep in mind that speeds may change depending on what road you’re travelling on, so be on the lookout for posted signage.


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