Bristol

Cheap Car Hire in Bristol

Bristol, England, United Kingdom
8 Jul — 15 Jul
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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Bristol Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyENTERPRISE
Price of gas per litre£1.89
Average price per day£74
Cheapest price per day£29

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Bristol?

January

£27

February

£47

March

£47

April

£59

May

£56

June

£54

July

£45

August

£46

September

£42

October

£46

November

£40

December

£49

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

Popular Car Types in Bristol

Top hire agencies in Bristol

All major car hire suppliers in Bristol
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Best Bristol Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Bristol?

To use Bristol car hire, you must have a driver's licence, credit card, and passport. You won't need an international driver's permit if your licence is from an EU country or written in English. To hire a car in Bristol, you must be at least 21 years old. However, if you are under 25, you will have to pay a young driver's fee. Drivers under 25 are also restricted to hiring certain types of cars. Luxury car hire and passenger van hire are some types of vehicles that younger drivers cannot hire. Economy car hire is recommended for young driver's.

What are the rules for driving in Bristol?

When you drive hire cars in Bristol, you will drive on the left-hand side of the road. Speed limits differ in some urban areas, at 20 mph (30 kph) or 30 mph (45 kph). While on motorways, the speed limit is 70 mph (110 kph). It's compulsory for everyone in the car to wear a seatbelt while the car is moving. If you are travelling with children under 12 in your Bristol car hire, they cannot sit in the front seat. All children under 135 cm tall will need to use a child seat. Only babies, secured in a baby car seat, may sit in the front seat as long as the car seat is rear-facing. Bristol's drinking and driving rules state that you cannot have more than 80 mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood. Before you drive your hire car in Bristol, you should contact the city's motor vehicle department to check for any recent law changes.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Bristol?

There is a good selection to choose from for car hire in Bristol. If you are looking for cheap car hire in Bristol, you should hire an economy class car. Some popular economy cars in the area include a Hyundai Accent or a Fiat 500. Bristol is a bustling city, which often means parking is hard to find. For this reason, you may want to hire a more compact car instead of a large SUV. Some recommended options for compact car hire in Bristol include a Volkswagen Polo or a Renault Clio.

What type are the best places to park in Bristol?

When you use hire cars in Bristol, it is best to know what parking is like within the city. Bristol has one of the busiest city centres in the whole of the United Kingdom, so parking is often hard to find. If you need to park in the city centre, it is best to use a car park or car park building. Parking prices for your cheap car hire in Bristol range between one pound and a few pounds an hour, depending on where you park.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Bristol?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £61/day when booking a car hire in Bristol. The absolute best deal a user found was for £24/day from Easirent, booked on Jun. 26.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Bristol?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Bristol from the following companies over the past two weeks: Easirent (£32/day), GREEN MOTION (£42/day), and Enterprise (£48/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Hertz (10.0 rating), Enterprise (10.0 rating) and Avis (8.0 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bristol.

What are gas prices like in Bristol?

The average price of petrol in Bristol is £1.89/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £85 and £123 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Bristol for a week from Enterprise?

Enterprise is one of the most popular car hire companies in Bristol, offering car hire for around £455 per week on average.

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

Hiring your favourite car model can become more difficult the closer you are to your desired travel date. It’s ideal to book early to have that peace of mind. An early booking can save you up to 12% in Bristol - we recommend booking at least 90days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Bristol?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Bristol check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

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

The monthly cost of a car hire in Bristol is £1,949 (£65/day) on average.

How much is a car hire in Bristol for a weekend?

£87 is, on average, how much a car hire costs for the weekend in Bristol. To save money, consider booking a Mini car hire, which is the cheapest car during the weekend. If you are looking for a car hire in August, we’ve seen prices on Cheapflights for as low as £77 per day.

What car do most people hire in Bristol?

Class Mini Car, which is a Mini vehicle, is the most popular to hire at Bristol according to Cheapflights users.