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Cheap car rentals in Edinburgh

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With McNicoll Vehicle Rental

Toyota Aygo

Toyota Aygo
4
3/5
A
$ 36/ day
With McNicoll Vehicle Rental

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

Toyota Yaris Hybrid
4
5
A
$ 39/ day
With Easirent

Fiat 500

Fiat 500
4
2
M
$ 39/ day
With Easirent

Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta
5
4
M
$ 42/ day
With Easirent

Ford Focus

Ford Focus
5
2/4
M
$ 45/ day
With Greenmotion

Fiat 500

Fiat 500
4
2
M
$ 45/ day

Car Rental Companies in Edinburgh

Cheapest
EuroHireDrive
From $ 38.82/ day
Practical Car and Van Rental Edinburgh
From $ 49.20/ day
From $ 56.30/ day
Flizzr
From $ 90.88/ day

Car Types

CAR TYPE
MIN. PRICE
AV. PRICE
Standard
$ 36.11 /day
$ 246.04 /day
Fullsize
$ 56.30 /day
$ 448.81 /day
Compact
$ 23.95 /day
$ 196.72 /day
Mini
$ 15.82 /day
$ 113.02 /day
Special
$ 122.62 /day
$ 238.33 /day
Intermediate
$ 32.19 /day
$ 240.66 /day
Economy
$ 22.21 /day
$ 114.48 /day
Luxury
$ 67.46 /day
$ 353.51 /day
Premium
$ 87.18 /day
$ 409.70 /day

Fuel type available

FUEL TYPE
MIN. PRICE
AV. PRICE
Diesel
$ 51.50 /day
$ 221.70 /day
Unspecified Fuel/Power
$ 15.82 /day
$ 265.81 /day
Unspecified Fuel/Power No Aircon
$ 22.21 /day
$ 157.54 /day

Compare and make a conscious choice

Toyota Aygo

Toyota Aygo
4
3/5
A
Better deal with:   McNicoll Vehicle Rental
Pick-up: Edinburgh - City Centre
CAR TYPE: Mini
From $ 36 /day

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

Toyota Yaris Hybrid
4
5
A
Better deal with:   McNicoll Vehicle Rental
Pick-up: Edinburgh - City Centre
CAR TYPE: Economy
From $ 39 /day

Fiat 500

Fiat 500
4
2
M
Better deal with:   Easirent
Pick-up: Edinburgh Airport
CAR TYPE: Mini
From $ 39 /day

Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta
5
4
M
Better deal with:   Easirent
Pick-up: Edinburgh Airport
CAR TYPE: Economy
From $ 42 /day

Ford Focus

Ford Focus
5
2/4
M
Better deal with:   Easirent
Pick-up: Edinburgh Airport
CAR TYPE: Compact
From $ 45 /day

Fiat 500

Fiat 500
4
2
M
Better deal with:   Greenmotion
Pick-up: Edinburgh Airport
CAR TYPE: Mini
From $ 45 /day

Hyundai i10

Hyundai i10
4
2
M
Better deal with:   Budget
Pick-up: Edinburgh Downtown
CAR TYPE: Mini
From $ 51 /day

Car Rental in Edinburgh

Find the best online deals by comparing top rates at Virail. With search filters covering the cost, vehicle type, and duration, you'll find the perfect car rental in Edinburgh. What's more, by comparing the best car hire options on your behalf, Virail will save you time and money. There are 48.58 daily car rental deals available right now in Edinburgh. No matter where you're traveling or how complicated your booking, let Virail do the hard work for you. Just type in your travel dates for a full break-down of available choices in Edinburgh. You can then add extras or further filter your results with Virail's smart booking tool. We believe that car rental should be hassle-free, so secure the best deals in Edinburgh with Virail.

How much are car rentals in Edinburgh?

Car rental costs can fluctuate depending on a number of things. Chief among these is the season or time when you book. As a general rule, it's always best to book as soon as you know your travel dates. This will unlock greater variety and flexibility. Of course, you can still find excellent last-minute deals at Virail, but you may lose out on your chosen model. In Edinburgh, you can expect to spend as little as $ 18.54 at any given time. This absolute low is best found when booked in advance. On average, car rentals in Edinburgh can be booked for roughly $ 220.87. Other factors to look out for include vehicle size, model, and rental length. What's more, all of these can be easily filtered using the Virail search tool.

What car rental companies in Edinburgh can I choose from?

There are 19 car rental companies available in Edinburgh. You can choose to go with familiar favorites or opt for something local for your next trip. Remember to look through each rental perk; some companies offer cheaper extras while others are more inclusive. By providing you with this wide selection of car rental companies, Virail gives you access to a much bigger fleet of vehicles. Results come quick and easy, with all prices made visible so you can make the right choice. If you’re taking your rental to another city for drop-off, it’s more convenient to choose a big brand name.

Where can I pick my vehicle up from in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh, you can select from 19 pick up stations. The availability of the stations depends on the company with which you book your rental. Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh - City Centre, Единбург, Център, Единбург, Летище, Edinburgh Downtown, Edinburgh North, Единбург, Waverley, ЖП Гара, Edinburgh - Waverley Train Station, Единбург, Север, Единбург Запад are the options in your current location. Not all providers serve the same stations, so we advice users to check in advance their route of travel.

What kind of car categories can I find in Edinburgh?

Choose the perfect vehicle for your trip by filtering your Virail search by car category. Don’t get caught out with a poor option – always tailor your choice based on your trip type. While small, economy cars are fine for city breaks, it’s best to opt for more space on bigger trips. In Edinburgh, you can choose from 9 different vehicle categories. These include the following convenient options: Standard, Fullsize, Compact, Mini, Special, Intermediate, Economy, Luxury, Premium. Remember to book in advance if you want to secure the vehicle category you’d like.

What car types are available in Edinburgh?

Choose the perfect car type for your trip by searching through Virail's booking options. In Edinburgh, we have the following car types available: . Remember, when choosing your car type, think about storage and passenger requirements. Do you need extra doors or extra bag space?

What fuel types can I pick up in Edinburgh?

Typically, when you book a rental car, there are 3 types of fuel that are available and they include the following types: 3. As a renter, it is important to go over a company’s fuel policy before pick-up. There are three possibilities with rentals — you will either be receiving a car with a loaded, empty or prepaid tank.

What car transmission types are available in Edinburgh?

There's a lot to think about when picking up your car. We advise you to pick a transmission you're familiar with. In Edinburgh, you can choose from 2 transmission types. These include: Manual, Auto. If you’re stuck for choice, there’s little in fuel efficiency between manual and automatic cars these days. While in the past manual cars had better mileage rates, nowadays automatic vehicles can be just as economical. It should come down to personal preference and comfort so that you feel confident when driving.

Most Frequently Asked Questions From Our Users

How can I find a car rental in Edinburgh?

Our search tool will help you compare prices and information from different car rental companies. To get started, just enter your dates and destination. You'll see a number of different options. When you're happy that you've chosen the right car rental company for you, make your booking online. Always book as early as you can to save money.

Which papers do I need to hire a car?

The documents that you need may vary from one rental company to another. Below are the most common requirements: - valid driving licence - proof of ID (this could be your passport or an ID card) - proof of address - a valid credit card in your name Note: some companies may have different requirements. Always double- check with your chosen car rental company in advance.

Which papers do I need to hire a car?

The documents that you need may vary from one rental company to another. Below are the most common requirements: - valid driving licence - proof of ID (this could be your passport or an ID card) - proof of address - a valid credit card in your name Note: some companies may have different requirements. Always double- check with your chosen car rental company in advance.

Do I need an International Driver’s Permit to be able to drive in Edinburgh?

An International Driver's Permit is recognized in the majority of countries in the world and serves as a translation of your domestic driver's license. It may not be legally required, but some rental companies demand it, so check in advance.

What should I look for when choosing a rental car?

Choosing the right car for your needs is essential. From striking money- saving deals to guaranteeing you've picked the right car for the terrain, consider these options: - Always compare prices — Luckily, Virail makes life simple by compiling all available rentals on your travel dates. Be sure to factor in the rental period and seasonality when you book. What's more, airport rentals are generally more expensive than city rentals; you pay for the convenience. - You'll be charged a premium for newer models. To save money, opt for an older, reliable car. - Check the terrain. Do not opt for the cheapest vehicle if you're driving off- road or on loose graveled locations. An SUV may be recommended for some locations. What's more, many rentals do not allow off- road driving, full stop. - Size matters. It's no good suffering in cramped conditions on a long road trip. Always check that your vehicle meets your space requirements. Traveling with bags? Opt for the extra trunk space.

Can I rent a vehicle for someone else?

It's possible to rent a car with an additional driver. Here's what you need to know:

Can I get unlimited mileage for long trips?

If you're heading out on a road trip, you'll want as much mileage as you can get. Some companies will offer car rental with unlimited mileage, while others cap your daily miles to a certain number and charge you if you go over this limit. Check with your company in advance.

Can I rent a vehicle for someone else?

It's possible to rent a car with an additional driver. Here's what you need to know:

What sort of insurance should I buy for a rental car?

Your rental company will usually offer you LDW or CDW (loss damage or collision damage waivers), covering you in the event of theft, vandalism, or collision. Before you buy anything, check your existing personal car insurance policy. It may contain clauses that cover rental cars.

Before signing an agreement, should I inspect the hire car?

Yes. It's always a good idea to inspect a hire car before you sign the lease agreement. If you spot any marks or existing damage, take a photo. The car hire company should record this information, but it's worth having your own photo evidence, just in case.