Edinburgh Car Rentals

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
26 Jan — 2 Feb
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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When is it cheapest to rent a car in Edinburgh?


10 C$ - 69 C$


14 C$ - 32 C$

The cheapest time to rent a car in Edinburgh is in February. The price is 40% lower than the rest of the year at just 17 C$ per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in February. The price of a car rental 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 Rental Directory

All major car rental suppliers in Edinburgh
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Find popular attractions close to your rental car pick-up

Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Edinburgh International Conference Centre10.1 km
Portobello Beach16.3 km
Glasgow Intl Airport

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Edinburgh International Conference Centre76.6 km
Portobello Beach82.9 km
Newcastle upon Tyne Airport

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Portobello Beach135.5 km
Edinburgh International Conference Centre139.0 km

Distance to popular hotels from Edinburgh

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Car Rental in Edinburgh

This January we have run 1,536 searches on car rental in Edinburgh for momondo users.

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

Enterprise, National, and Avis are some of the companies offering enhanced cleaning options to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in Edinburgh. Vehicles are always cleaned regularly, however, rental companies are now going above and beyond to ensure cars are sanitized. You can check to see all rental companies in Edinburgh offering this service by searching and filtering for that option on momondo. 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 rent a car in Edinburgh in February?

57 C$ is the cost of a weekend car rental in Edinburgh for February, with cheap deals starting as low as 12 C$. For a week-long rental, the lowest price was 15 C$, with more options around the 39 C$ mark.

Which car rental agency in Edinburgh has the cheapest rental car prices?

Easirent typically has the cheapest daily rates in Edinburgh, which you can find at any of their locations. On average, you should expect to pay 32 C$/day, but our users have found rates as low as 4 C$/day for their rental car in Edinburgh.

Is there a fee to cancel my Edinburgh car rental?

Rental cars in Edinburgh from popular agencies such as Enterprise, National, and Avis will generally offer free cancellation. While momondo does not have any control over cancellation policies for rental cars in Edinburgh, we can help you find the cheapest car to rent for your upcoming trip.

What is the best type of car to rent in Edinburgh during February?

Renting a standard in Edinburgh during the month of February is what most travellers prefer. With temperatures averaging 6 °C and precipitation around 40 mm during February, a standard is more than capable of handling these weather conditions. This is the perfect rental car type for wet roads and above-freezing temperatures. Renting a Standard in Edinburgh will cost you 63 C$/day on average.

Which rental car company in Edinburgh has the most locations?

Europcar is the car rental company with the most locations in Edinburgh. At those 7 locations, you can expect to pay a daily rate of 37 C$ in Edinburgh.

What is the speed limit in Edinburgh?

The speed limit in Edinburgh is 50 km/h, unless otherwise stated on road signs. Edinburgh also has a suburban speed limit of 100 km/h which is strictly enforced. If you find yourself on a highway in Edinburgh, be aware that the speed limit is generally 115 km/h.

What is the weather like in Edinburgh, United Kingdom in January?

In January, Edinburgh usually gets 50 mm of precipitation and has an average temperature of 4 °C. This information can be very helpful when looking at rental cars in Edinburgh as it can help you make the best decision.

What car would momondo recommend based on the weather in January?

The weather in Edinburgh during January would likely not impact the type of rental much. momondo users do seem to prefer certain car types when looking for specific vehicles for their Edinburgh car rental. Price-conscious travelers looking for a Edinburgh car rental option tend to like small cars. These are typically the least expensive. Examples of small cars available for rent are the Ford Focus, the Volkswagen Polo, and the Volkswagen Golf.

Is the weather in Edinburgh similar to the rest of Scotland?

The climate in Scotland during January is usually 3 °C with an expected 75.3 mm of precipitation throughout the month. Those looking to rent a car and leave from Edinburgh on a road trip to the surrounding area should take note of this information.

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