Car Hire in Manchester

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Piccadilly Railway Station
Mini
Kia Picanto or comparable
Kia Picanto
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • Man.
Hertz
£ 21.18 / per day
Manchester Airport
Economy
Volkswagen Polo or comparable
Volkswagen Polo
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Drivalia
£ 23.62 / per day
City Centre
Compact
Vauxhall Mokka or comparable
Vauxhall Mokka
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 26.17 / per day
Manchester Airport
Standard Commercial Van/Truck
Ford Transit or comparable
Ford Transit
  • 3
  • 18
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
GreenMotion
£ 32.31 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

Manchester Airport
Intermediate SUV
Kia XCeed or comparable
Kia XCeed
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 37.35 / per day
Manchester Airport
Premium
Skoda Superb or comparable
Skoda Superb
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Arnold Clark
£ 57.31 / per day
Manchester Airport
Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 60.38 / per day
Manchester Airport
Full-size SUV
Volvo XC60 or comparable
Volvo XC60
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 78.39 / per day
These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 15:08 on 2024-05-26.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
GBP
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+44
Average car hire price
£ 42 per day
Average car hire length
7 days
Speed limit within city centre
48 km/h or 30 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
96 - 112 km/h or 60 - 70 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%
Score
9.1 / 10
Average gasoline price
£ 1.55 per litre or £ 5.87 / 1 gallon
Lowest gasoline price
£ 1.42 per litre or £ 5.38 / 1 gallon
Highest gasoline price
£ 1.91 per litre or £ 7.23 / 1 gallon

One-way Car Hire in Manchester

The most popular one-way car hire options for pick up in Manchester and drop off in another city include:

  • From Manchester to London - 164 offers from £ 33.09 per day
  • From Manchester to Glasgow - 107 offers from £ 33.43 per day
  • From Manchester to Preston - 40 offers from £ 32.42 per day
  • From Manchester to Leeds - 55 offers from £ 32.42 per day

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Manchester the most affordable?

According to our data, prices for hiring a car in Manchester fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph displays the average hire prices in each month in order to help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Manchester
£ 16.59
January
£ 20.76
February
£ 26.66
March
£ 28.69
April
£ 39.68
May
£ 48.61
June
£ 53.21
July
£ 46.67
August
£ 37.60
September
£ 29.83
October
£ 25.71
November
£ 31.88
December
The best month to hire a car in Manchester is January (when the average price is £ 16.59 per day). This is 51% less than the yearly average and 69% less than hiring in July (when the average price is £ 53.21).

This information can help you determine the low season. But note that these prices are only averages. The cost of your hire is determined by the type of car you select, the length of time you hire it for and how much in advance you book. Simply type in your dates in the form at the top of the page in order to find out the exact prices.

What is the usual period for which people keep their hire cars, on average, in Manchester?

How long travelers keep their rental cars for varies from month to month: in July, the average renter keeps their car for 9 days, and in February, they keep their car for 6 days.
Average number of hire days in Manchester
7
January
6
February
7
March
7
April
7
May
8
June
9
July
8
August
8
September
6
October
6
November
8
December

What is the most favoured month for hiring a car in Manchester?

Given the number of searches made by our customers, the most popular month for car hire in Manchester is July, and the least popular is November.
Popularity of Car Hire in Manchester by Monthly Searches
112%
January
74%
February
93%
March
69%
April
83%
May
101%
June
147%
July
114%
August
93%
September
107%
October
61%
November
145%
December

Car Hire Information

Car hire locations 7
Airport locations 1
Popular suppliers Drivalia, Ace Rent a car, Arnold Clark, Keddy, Alamo
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, SUVs, People Carriers
Lowest price £ 21 per day
Cheapest supplier Hertz

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Drivalia Volkswagen Polo 5 1 Small cars
Drivalia Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Drivalia Renault Captur 5 2 Medium cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 308 4 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Ford Fiesta 5 2 Small cars
Ace Rent a car Peugeot 208 4 1 Small cars
Keddy Fiat 500 3 1 Small cars
Keddy Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Drivalia Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Alamo Nissan Juke 5 2 SUVs

Our Customers' Reviews

Because we want to make sure each review listed here is left by a real customer, we don’t have an option to post a review here. Instead, we ask each and every customer to leave a review after they return their rental car. This way, you know that all reviews are authentic, verified, and trustworthy.

United Kingdom
Hyundai i10
28 January 2024
We attend Sheffield arena to was the gaints. Stayed in Hampton by Hilton hotel
United Kingdom
Vauxhall Corsa
2 January 2024
Just being mobile and able to enjoy a belated Christmas
United Kingdom
Ford Fiesta
27 December 2023
Excellent staff, very helpful and professional.
United Kingdom
Peugeot 2008
28 April 2023
Liked Salford Quays
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Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Arnold Clark
9.2 / 10
)
Lowest rated company
Ace Rent a car
6.9 / 10
)
Total number of reviews
28
Total rental companies
17
Average daily price
£ 42.09
Lowest daily price
£ 21.18
Total cars available
639

Top 17 Suppliers in Manchester in 2024

Arnold Clark
Arnold Clark
Exceptional 9.2 / 93 reviews
1 location
£ 36 - £ 208
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.8 / 39 reviews
4 locations
£ 37 - £ 260
Alamo
Alamo
Very good 8.7 / 83 reviews
1 location
£ 36 - £ 255
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.5 / 52 reviews
2 locations
£ 31 - £ 101
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.3 / 15 reviews
2 locations
£ 21 - £ 719
Europcar
Europcar
Very good 8 / 19 reviews
2 locations
£ 39 - £ 77
National
National
Very good 8 / 4 reviews
1 location
£ 40 - £ 255
Drivalia
Drivalia
Good 7.9 / 184 reviews
1 location
£ 22 - £ 241
SIXT
SIXT
Good 7.9 / 20 reviews
4 locations
£ 26 - £ 122
Surprice
Surprice
Good 7.7 / 25 reviews
1 location
£ 26 - £ 58
Dollar
Dollar
Good 7.7
1 location
£ 36 - £ 62
Thrifty
Thrifty
Good 7.7
1 location
Budget
Budget
Good 7.6 / 2 reviews
1 location
£ 37 - £ 138
Avis
Avis
Good 7.5 / 6 reviews
1 location
£ 37 - £ 128
GreenMotion
GreenMotion
Good 7.1 / 84 reviews
1 location
£ 24 - £ 83
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.1 / 2 reviews
2 locations
Ace Rent a car
Ace Rent a car
Satisfactory 6.9 / 96 reviews
1 location
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