Edinburgh Car Rentals

Are you looking for cheap car rental deals in Edinburgh? Search right here!

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Feb 1 — Feb 8
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Mon 2/1
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Mon 2/8
Noon

When is it cheapest to rent a car in Edinburgh?

All

$13 - $49

Family size

$43 - $83

Economy

$10 - $24

The cheapest time to rent a car in Edinburgh is in February. The price is 34% lower than the rest of the year at just $16 per day. The most expensive month is July. If you are looking for a specific car type, consider renting an economy car in February. If you need more room for your family, larger vehicles with 6+ seats are typically cheapest 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 deals found on momondo

Find the rental car that's right for you

Small cars are typically categorized as economy cars, compact cars and intermediate cars. You can expect to pay $37/day to rent a small car in Edinburgh. Below are the best prices found on momondo in the past week.

Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
$12/day
Feb 12 - Feb 26
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Citroen C2
$12/day
Feb 12 - Feb 26
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$14/day
Feb 12 - Feb 26
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$14/day
Feb 12 - Feb 26
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$18/day
Feb 9 - Feb 16
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Scotpark Newbridge
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$18/day
Feb 9 - Feb 16
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Citroen C2
or similar Mini
Up to 2 passengers
2-3-door vehicles
$19/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Central
Citroen C2
$19/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Economy
Up to 2 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$20/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
Edinburgh
24 East London Street
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$20/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
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Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
or similar Compact
Up to 4 passengers
Fits 1 bag
4-5-door vehicles
$22/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
Edinburgh
Edinburgh Central
Chevrolet Sonic Sedan
$22/day
Feb 19 - Mar 5
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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:

Murrayfield Stadium5.2 mi
Edinburgh International Conference Centre6.3 mi
Stockbridge Market6.4 mi
Charlotte Square6.4 mi
Edinburgh Castle6.7 mi
Glasgow Intl Airport

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Murrayfield Stadium46.5 mi
Edinburgh International Conference Centre47.6 mi
Stockbridge Market47.8 mi
Charlotte Square47.8 mi
Edinburgh Castle48.0 mi
Newcastle upon Tyne Airport

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Nearby attractions:

Collegiate Chapel of St. Matthew80.7 mi
Portobello Beach84.2 mi
Surgeon's Hall85.7 mi
Greyfriar's Bobby85.9 mi
Grassmarket86.1 mi

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Car Rental in Edinburgh

This January we have run 14,610 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?

Enhanced cleaning is one of the new benefits that may be provided to you when you rent a car in Edinburgh. Use our search filter to see all the companies offering enhanced cleaning for your trip. 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?

For February in Edinburgh, the average price from these searches for a weekend rental was $43 - but some users found deals as low as $5. $36 is a normal deal for a week-long rental in Edinburgh, but for February it's not uncommon to see prices as low as $5, depending on your requirements.

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

Renting a car in Edinburgh is cheapest when using Easirent at one of their 2 locations in the city. The best daily rate a momondo has found is $1, but typically it’s best to assume your rental will cost $25/day.

Is there a fee to cancel my Edinburgh car rental?

The majority of the Edinburgh car rental agencies that we partner with do not have a cancellation fee. This means that if your plans change unexpectedly, many car rental centers in Edinburgh such as Enterprise, National, and Avis often offer cancellation free of charge based on when you booked.

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

Renting a Standard car in Edinburgh during the month of February is what most travelers prefer. With temperatures averaging 42.8 °F and precipitation around 1.6″ during February, a Standard car 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 $38/day on average.

Which rental car company in Edinburgh has the most locations?

Europcar has the most locations of any rental car company in Edinburgh, with 7 locations. Typically momondo users find deals around $28/day when renting a car from Europcar in Edinburgh.

What is the speed limit in Edinburgh?

If you are renting a vehicle in Edinburgh, then be aware that the current speed limit within city or town limits is 30 mph, unless otherwise posted. Suburban speed limits around Edinburgh will generally have a speed limit of 60 mph. If you are traveling on a highway in Edinburgh, then the speed limit is 70 mph.

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

During the month of January the average temperature in Edinburgh is 39.2 °F and the expected precipitation is 2″. This information is useful for travelers looking for a car rental in Edinburgh.

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?

Travelers looking to leave from Edinburgh on a road trip around Scotland or the surrounding areas during the month of January should expect temperatures around 39.2 °F and about 2.6″ of possible rain through the month.


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