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Car hire in Southampton, England

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
18 Apr — 25 Apr
Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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Best deals found for Southampton, England car hire

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Economy£13/day
Compact£14/day
Intermediate£27/day
People carrier£58/day
Full-size SUV£38/day
Mini£17/day
Premium£30/day
Compact SUV£20/day
Intermediate SUV£22/day
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Southampton, England car hire deals found on momondo

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Small cars

£25 - £59

All Car Types

£41 - £90

The average price of a small car hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £41. The cheapest time to hire a small car in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in January. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just £25 per day. A small car rental is typically 36% less expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Southampton small car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a medium car hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £73. The cheapest time to hire a medium car in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in February. The price is 32% lower than the rest of the year at just £51 per day. A medium car rental is typically 14% more expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Southampton medium car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a large car hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £106. The cheapest time to hire a large car in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in February. The price is 25% lower than the rest of the year at just £81 per day. A large car rental is typically 41% more expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Southampton large car hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a SUV hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £55. The cheapest time to hire a SUV in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in January. The price is 42% lower than the rest of the year at just £33 per day. A SUV rental is typically 13% less expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Southampton SUV hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a van hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £114. The cheapest time to hire a van in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in February. The price is 36% lower than the rest of the year at just £73 per day. A van rental is typically 44% more expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire. Below are the best prices for Southampton van hire found on momondo in the past week.

The average price of a luxury car hire in Southampton, the United Kingdom is £133. The cheapest time to hire a luxury car in Southampton, the United Kingdom is in January. The price is 28% lower than the rest of the year at just £96 per day. A luxury car rental is typically 52% more expensive than the average rental car in Southampton. The average price of a car hire in Southampton can vary based on a number of factors including supply, popularity of the vehicle, and how far out you book your car hire.

Kia Rio
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
4-door vehicles

£13/day

18 Apr - 26 Apr
Kia Rio
Citroen C3
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£14/day

16 Apr - 30 Apr
Citroen C3
Volkswagen Golf
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers

£17/day

23 Apr - 7 May
Volkswagen Golf

Car hire insight and trends in Southampton

Useful insights to help you book the perfect car hire in Southampton

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Southampton?

The cheapest car hire in Southampton are generally found through Surprise Agency. When booking with Surprise Agency, you may be able to find car hire prices for as low as £8/day. The average price to hire a car in Southampton is £32/day.

What car hire company in Southampton has the most locations?

Hertz has the most locations of any car hire company in Southampton, with 4 locations.

What car do most people hire in Southampton?

For an average of £185/day (and as low as £121/day), Ford Transit Connect hire in Southampton is the most popular car among our users. Hiring the Volkswagen Passat Variant in Southampton for £69/day on average (£51/day for a cheap deal) is another popular choice.

Southampton car hire directory

All major car hire suppliers in Southampton, England

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.6

Alamo

8.0
Very Good
1 review3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

9.0

Value

6.0

keddy by Europcar

3 locations

Sixt

7.6
Good
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.4

Comfort

8.0

Overall

7.6

Pick-up/drop-off

8.4

Value

6.8

Budget

7.5
Good
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

7.5

Comfort

7.5

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

9.5

Value

7.5

Hertz

7.4
Good
4 reviews4 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.3

Comfort

9.3

Overall

8.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.6

Avis

6.6
Okay
2 reviews1 location
Overview

Cleanliness

6.6

Comfort

6.6

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

6.0

Europcar

5.3
Fair
3 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

4.0

Comfort

5.3

Overall

5.3

Pick-up/drop-off

4.6

Value

5.3

Quick facts about car hire in Southampton

Get the overview on great hire deals, popular car hire companies, and best car types for your visit in Southampton

Most Popular Agency

Alamo

Popular Car Types

Compact, Economy, Mini

Cheapest Hire Car

£17

Most Popular Model

Ford Transit Connect
The most popular Southampton car hire agency found on momondo this month is Alamo. Other top choices for car hire companies are Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Sixt
The following car types were offered at car hire companies in Southampton in the past 72 hours: Compact, Economy, Mini.
The lowest price for a car hire in Southampton is £17/day. For this area, you can expect average prices starting from £42/day.
The most popular car model to hire in Southampton in the past 7 days is the Ford Transit Connect. Our users also prefer the Volkswagen Passat Variant as an alternative.

Driving with a car hire in Southampton - FAQs

Learn everything there is to know about hiring a car in Southampton so you can be properly prepared for your next trip

How much will it cost to hire a car in Southampton, England in May?

For May in Southampton, the average price from these searches for a weekend hire was £66 - but some users found deals as low as £17. Deals are a little different for a week-long hire - starting at around £21, with an average price of £56.

Is there a fee to cancel my Southampton, England car hire?

In most cases, there is no fee when you cancel your Southampton car hire. You can check to see whether or not your preferred car hire company in Southampton offers free cancellation when booking with momondo.

What is the speed limit in Southampton, England?

The speed limit in Southampton is 30 mph, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Southampton also has a suburban speed limit of 60 mph which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a motorway in Southampton, be aware that the speed limit is generally 70 mph.

What car hire company has the BMW iX in Southampton?

What is the weather like in Southampton, United Kingdom in April?

Typically, the weather in Southampton through the month of April is 10 °C and the expected precipitation is 51 mm. This is important information to know when hiring a car so you can be sure to rent the perfect car for the expected weather.

Is the weather in Southampton similar to the rest of England?

Travellers looking to leave from Southampton on a road trip around England or the surrounding areas during the month of April should expect temperatures around 8 °C and about 51.7 mm of possible rain through the month.

When did momondo last update prices for cars in Southampton?

Prices for cars in Southampton are refreshed on a daily basis.

How many operators does momondo search for cars in Southampton?

How old do you have to be to hire a car in Southampton?

The minimum age for drivers varies by country, including Southampton. In many EU countries drivers must be 18 years old. As a rule, you’ll need to be 21 to hire a car abroad, and a young driver surcharge may be applied if you are under 25. We recommend reading through the policy of your chosen rental company before booking.

What documentation or ID do you need to rent a car in Southampton?

To rent a car in Southampton, all drivers must present a valid full driving license. If the license is written in a language other than the language of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit may be required to avoid the risk of potential fines. If you're renting a car abroad, you may also need to provide evidence of your return travel and accommodation information during your stay. We always recommend that you verify with the specific rental company you're booking with.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to book a car hire in Southampton?

momondo finds and compares thousands of car hire websites to provide you with the best selection of policies and car hire in Southampton. Finding a car hire is quick and free of charge, so using momondo for your booking makes sense.

How does momondo help me find the best car hire deal in Southampton?

Once you have performed a search for a car hire in Southampton, momondo will show the results and enable you to find the best deal by using our filters; here you can narrow your search down by vehicle type, price, agencies and a multitude of policies that can apply.

Does momondo show car hire deals in Southampton with free cancellation?

Yes, whether it is for cars in Southampton or elsewhere, momondo allows you to filter specifically for policies that offer free cancellation.

Can I hire a car with a fair fuel policy in Southampton on momondo?

Fair fuel policies are specifically available to select on momondo, allowing you to refine your search for car hire in Southampton.

Can I find a car hire in Southampton which offers enhanced cleaning on momondo?

Yes, momondo shows deals with enhanced cleaning services for hire cars in Southampton.

Can I search for car hire in Southampton with unlimited mileage on momondo?

momondo offers a filter specifically for unlimited mileage on car hire in Southampton.


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