Scotland

Cheap Car Rentals in Scotland

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 Jul — 12 Jul
Same drop-off
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Tue 5/7
Noon
Tue 12/7
Noon
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What are the car hire prices for popular cities in Scotland?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in Scotland

Price

$43 - $260

Out of all the popular cities in Scotland, Edinburgh is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $43/day. Renting a car in Edinburgh is 83% cheaper than renting one in Inverness where the per day rate is around $260. Other fairly inexpensive cities in Scotland to get a rental car in are: Glasgow ($71/day), Aberdeen ($110/day), and Inverness ($260/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Edinburgh should expect to spend around $43/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in Scotland is Edinburgh.

What is the cheapest time to hire a car in Scotland?

January

$53

February

$71

March

$84

April

$137

May

$156

June

$150

July

$76

August

$88

September

$80

October

$82

November

$71

December

$98

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Scotland is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is May. 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.

Top rental agencies in Scotland

All major car rental suppliers in Scotland
5.5
Okay
112 reviews4 locations
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Cleanliness

6.4

Comfort

6.8

Overall

5.5

Pick-up/drop-off

5.7

Value

5.2
10.0
Excellent
32 reviews4 locations
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

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10.0

Value

8.0
5.9
Okay
56 reviews6 locations
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Cleanliness

7.9

Comfort

7.4

Overall

5.9

Pick-up/drop-off

5.9

Value

4.4
10.0
Excellent
1 review9 locations
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0
10.0
Excellent
1 review4 locations
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0
7.0
Good
3 reviews4 locations
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Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

9.0

Overall

7.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

8.0
6.8
Good
21 reviews11 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.2

Comfort

8.4

Overall

6.8

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

6.8
6.5
Good
16 reviews5 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.4

Comfort

8.8

Overall

6.5

Pick-up/drop-off

7.1

Value

6.5

Best Scotland Car Rental Deals Found

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Car Rental FAQs

What is the cheapest hire car found in Scotland?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $133/day when booking a car hire in Scotland. The absolute best deal a user found was for $86/day from Hertz, booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Scotland?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Scotland from the following companies over the past two weeks: GREEN MOTION ($94/day), Avis ($182/day), and Budget ($222/day).

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in Scotland?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Arnold Clark (10.0 rating), Alamo (9.5 rating) and Enterprise (7.8 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Scotland.

What are gas prices like in Scotland?

The average price of petrol in Scotland is $3.52/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $158 and $229 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Scotland for a week from Hertz?

Hertz offers hire cars in Scotland for about $407 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Scotland for the best price?

Generally, for a better deal in Scotland it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 26%). Cheapflights recommends you book around 90 days prior to your pickup date. Booking as early as you can also increases the likelihood that you’ll get the ideal car.

Can I rent a car for a month in Scotland?

Typically, how long you can rent a car for depends on the inventory of the supplier. For Scotland however, it is certainly possible to rent a car for an entire month.

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

Our recent data shows that Hertz can potentially be 44% below the average car hire price in Scotland. Check prices and availability for Hertz and save on this extended car hire. The cost of hiring a vehicle in Scotland is on average $1,743 a month or $58 a day. Search on Cheapflights for the most updated pricing and availability for your Scotland car hire.

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