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Cheap Car Rentals in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh Car Rentals in 2022

Most popular companyGREENMOTION
Price of gas per gallon$6.66
Average price per day$48
Cheapest price per day$20

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

January

$34

February

$45

March

$53

April

$87

May

$99

June

$104

July

$110

August

$95

September

$62

October

$52

November

$45

December

$62

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

Compare available car types for rental in Edinburgh

Small Cars

$35 - $109

All Car Types

$77 - $859

To rent a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $63/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$35/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is May (~$109/day). In fact, January is about 46% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Small car saves you 76% 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 rent a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $77/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$52/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$118/day). In fact, February is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Medium car saves you 71% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $553/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$77/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is February (~$4,598/day). In fact, January is about 87% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Large car is 53% 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 rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $440/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$51/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$4,327/day). In fact, February is about 89% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a SUV car is 40% 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 SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $177/day. February is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$94/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$317/day). In fact, February is about 48% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Van car saves you 33% 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 Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $152/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$78/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$334/day). In fact, January is about 49% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Luxury car saves you 43% 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 rent a Convertible car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $315/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in Edinburgh, the United Kingdom (~$168/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$534/day). In fact, January is about 47% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for Edinburgh. When comparing with other car types available for rental in Edinburgh, renting a Convertible 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.

Top rental agencies in Edinburgh

All major car rental suppliers in Edinburgh
6.7
Good
40 reviews3 locations
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Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.9

Overall

6.7

Pick-up/drop-off

6.7

Value

4.7
10.0
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2 reviews3 locations
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

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10.0

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9.0
10.0
Excellent
21 reviews2 locations
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

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10.0

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10.0

Value

9.0
8.0
Excellent
3 reviews2 locations
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

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8.0

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10.0

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8.0
7.5
Good
21 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.0

Comfort

8.2

Overall

7.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

7.0
6.1
Good
18 reviews4 locations
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Cleanliness

8.3

Comfort

7.2

Overall

6.1

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6.7

Value

5.2
5.9
Okay
12 reviews8 locations
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Cleanliness

8.1

Comfort

8.3

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

6.9

Value

5.8
15 locations

Best Edinburgh Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest rental car found in Edinburgh?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $48/day when booking a rental car in Edinburgh. The best deal a user found was for $20/day from keddy by Europcar, booked on Jul. 28.

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 Budget (9.3 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in Edinburgh.

What are gas prices like in Edinburgh?

The average gas price in Edinburgh is $6.66/gallon over the past month, costing you anywhere between $79 and $114 to fill up a car’s gas tank.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Edinburgh for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

Renting a car in Edinburgh for a week can be a great option for travel. GREEN MOTION , the most popular car rental company for this area, offers rental cars for around $255/week on average.

Can I rent a car for a month in Edinburgh?

Yes, renting a vehicle in Edinburgh for a month is certainly possible.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Edinburgh for a month?

keddy by Europcar currently has the lowest price available for a month-long booking. Users have saved up to 67% compared to the average price of a 30-day rental in Edinburgh. Typically, a monthly car rental in Edinburgh can be found for $1,093. You can find car rental deals to be on average $36 a day.

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

Car rental prices in Edinburgh are typically $69 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car rental deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider renting a Mini to save money on your trip to $69. Our users have found prices for Mini car rentals in November to be on average $50 per day.