Cheap Car Hire in Poole

Poole
2 Jun — 9 Jun
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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Bournemouth?

When you get a car hire in Bournemouth, you will normally need to be 23 years of age, with some luxury car hire or passenger van hire requiring drivers to be at least 25. When you hire cars in Bournemouth, you will need to ensure you have a valid driving licence. You may also need another form of photo identification, too. When you are collecting your car hire in Bournemouth, some agencies may also ask you to show proof of address if you are a UK resident, and you’ll need a credit card or debit card to pay when collecting your Bournemouth car hire, too.

What are the rules for driving in Bournemouth?

For your car hire in Bournemouth, seat belts must be worn at all times in the front and back, whilst children under 12, or smaller than 135 cm, must be in a suitable child restraint. If you are not from the UK and you're driving your cheap car hire in Bournemouth, you should know that speed limits are displayed in miles. On motorways, you can drive your Bournemouth car hire at 70 mph, whilst in cities and towns, you need to be alert for signs which say if you can drive 20 mph or 30 mph. The drink driving rules in the UK state that you can have no more than 0.8 mg/ml of alcohol present in your body. To be sure that you're up to date with the road regulations, contact the local authorities to see if there have been any recent changes.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Bournemouth?

With your cheap car hire in Bournemouth, you can have great fun exploring the town and the nearby New Forest National Park. When you are choosing your Bournemouth car hire, a compact car, such as a Kia Cee’d, is good if you are planning to stay in the town and want to have easy parking; whereas if you are planning on heading out into the countryside, you might prefer something a bit more robust with better handling, such as a Nissan Qashqai. There are also economy car hire options for you to choose from, should you be looking for a more specific vehicle.

Where are the best places to park in Bournemouth?

There are many places that you can park your Bournemouth car hire in the town. For example, there are car parks in the town centre, such as NCP Car Park, which is open 24/7. This is also only a short walk from popular sites like the Oceanarium. Prices start from around £2.20 per hour or £9 for 24 hours. There is also a range of free parking spots in the town that you can use. Bodorgan Road and Wellington Road are just two examples of places you can park without paying. Other parking that is closer to the town centre tends to be in place, too, and can be booked through the local parking app.

What are gas prices like in Poole?

The average price of petrol in Poole is £0.99/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £44 and £64 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

Can I rent a car for a month in Poole?

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