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|Most popular company||EUROPCAR|
|Price of gas per litre||£1.78|
|Average price per day||£79|
|Cheapest price per day||£51|
Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Blackpool is February. 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.
At any of the approximately 10 car hire locations in Blackpool, UK nationals and residents will need a valid driver’s licence and proof of address. If you have a DVLA code, you can take that as well. However, if you are visiting the country, you must also produce a valid domestic driver’s licence, passport and an International Driving Permit (IDP) to hire cars in Blackpool. Foreign licences in non-Roman alphabets should be accompanied by a certified English translation. You can obtain a cheap car hire in Blackpool from companies such as Keddy and Avis, where credit and debit cards are accepted for payment.
Drivers must operate their car hire in Blackpool on the right-hand side of the road, and seatbelts must be used by all passengers when you travel around the city. The national speed limit is 30 mph, but you can drive faster on single carriageways (50 mph) and dual carriageways (60 mph). The maximum speed allowed on motorways is 70 mph. It is not permitted to drink and drive your hire car in Blackpool or drive under the influence of narcotics. The use of mobile phones while driving is also prohibited. Always be sure to carry your car hire documents and ID or passport with you at all times. It’s recommended you check with Blackpool Department of Motor Vehicles for recent law changes.
If you’re looking for a cheap car hire in Blackpool to drive around the city, economy car hire or compact vehicles such as the Volkswagen Polo handle the narrow streets and tight corners better than larger vehicles. Families or groups may prefer passenger car hires like the Chrysler Pacifica, which provide increased storage space. Others may prefer a luxury car hire in Blackpool, such as the Chrysler 300 Touring car, for assured comfort during long road trips.
You can locate many places to park in Blackpool. On-street parking is possible, and in the city centre, you should expect to pay about £1.20 per hour or about £8 for 10 hours. When parking your car hire in Blackpool on the street, make sure to place your ticket on the dashboard to avoid fines. There are also multiple short-stay and long-stay car parks around the city, including a multi-storey one on Talbot Road. If you’re headed to Blackpool Pleasure Beach for the day, there are free parking spots (without restrictions) along Balmoral Road, Arnold Avenue and Harrowside, among other places. For passengers with disabilities, Blackpool Council provides designated Blue Badge spaces at most city parks. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, card or via mobile.
In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £66/day when booking a car hire in Blackpool. The absolute best deal a user found was for £42/day from Europcar, booked on Aug. 14.
According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Blackpool from the following companies over the past two weeks: Enterprise (£45/day), Budget (£60/day), and Avis (£65/day).
The average price of petrol in Blackpool is £1.78/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £80 and £116 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.
Europcar offers hire cars in Blackpool for about £326 per week on average.
Generally, for a better deal in Blackpool it’s recommended to book in a timely manner (to save up to 24%). 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.
Yes, cars are available to be hired for an entire month in Blackpool.
The average cost of a car hire in Blackpool for a month is £1,398. Check Cheapflights to compare pricing and options for your rental car.
Car hire prices in Blackpool are typically £64 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to £64. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in September to be on average £63 per day.
The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Blackpool is Economy (Hyundai Accent) based on our Cheapflights data.