Car Hire in Preston (Downtown)

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City Centre, Preston, United Kingdom
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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

City Centre
Economy
Vauxhall Corsa or comparable
Vauxhall Corsa
  • 5
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 31.09 / per day
City Centre
Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Routes Car Rental
£ 40.06 / per day
City Centre
Intermediate Crossover
Skoda Octavia or comparable
Skoda Octavia
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Arnold Clark
£ 49.60 / per day
City Centre
Standard SUV
MG HS or comparable
MG HS
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 40.93 / per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

City Centre
Compact Elite
Mercedes Benz A Class or comparable
Mercedes Benz A Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Routes Car Rental
£ 51.40 / per day
City Centre
Premium
Skoda Superb or comparable
Skoda Superb
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Arnold Clark
£ 60.15 / per day
City Centre
Luxury Van
Mercedes Benz Vito or comparable
Mercedes Benz Vito
  • 9
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Arnold Clark
£ 205.78 / per day
City Centre
Compact SUV
Vauxhall Crossland or comparable
Vauxhall Crossland
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 35.56 / 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 21:28 on 2024-06-20.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
GBP
Drive on
Left-hand side
Dialing code
+44
Average car hire price
£ 64 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%
Average petrol price
£ 1.51 per litre or £ 5.72 per gallon
Lowest petrol price
£ 1.42 per litre or £ 5.38 per gallon
Highest petrol price
£ 1.65 per litre or £ 6.25 per gallon

Map of Car Hire Destinations

In which month is car hire in Preston (Downtown) the most affordable?

Prices for hiring a car in Preston (Downtown) fluctuate depending on the time of year. This table and graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average price for hiring a car per day in Preston (Downtown)
£ 40.27
January
£ 44.61
February
£ 52.91
March
£ 53.55
April
£ 121.91
May
£ 43.99
June
£ 43.94
July
£ 44.30
August
£ 28.71
September
£ 47.61
October
£ 27.71
November
£ 48.61
December
The best month to hire a car in Preston (Downtown) is November — when the average price for a hire is £ 27.71 per day. This is 44% less than the yearly average and 77% less than hiring a car in May (when the average price is £ 121.91 per day).

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.

For how long do most travellers hire cars for in Preston (Downtown)?

How long travellers keep their hire cars depends on the time of year: in July, the average hire length is 10 days, while in January, it is only 2 days.
Average number of hire days in Preston (Downtown)
2
January
3
February
4
March
5
April
2
May
7
June
10
July
8
August
6
September
3
October
8
November
5
December

What time of year sees the highest demand for car hire in Preston (Downtown)?

Given the number of users searching for a car in Preston (Downtown), there is a higher probability of travellers hiring a car in Preston (Downtown) in September in comparison to hiring a car in in January.
Monthly searches in Preston (Downtown) by pick-up date relative to the average
19%
January
38%
February
114%
March
57%
April
38%
May
210%
June
95%
July
114%
August
305%
September
95%
October
57%
November
57%
December

Car hire information

Popular suppliers Arnold Clark
Popular car categories Small cars, Medium cars, Premium cars, SUVs
Lowest price £ 31 per day
Cheapest supplier Europcar

Most popular car models of suppliers

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Arnold Clark Ford Fiesta 5 2 Small cars
Arnold Clark Kia Ceed 5 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Skoda Superb 5 2 Premium cars
Arnold Clark Peugeot 3008 5 3 SUVs
Arnold Clark Vauxhall Astra 5 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Mercedes Benz Vito 5 3 People Carriers
Arnold Clark BMW 3 Series 5 2 Premium cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest-rated company
Arnold Clark
9 / 10
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Lowest-rated company
Routes Car Rental
7.2 / 10
Total rental companies
5
Average daily price
£ 64.32
Lowest daily price
£ 31.09
Total cars available
27

Top 5 suppliers in Preston (Downtown) in 2024

Arnold Clark
Arnold Clark
Exceptional 9 / 12 reviews
+441772256357
116 Hartington Road , Preston
£ 37 - £ 206
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:08:00-15:30
Enterprise
Enterprise
Very good 8.4
01772395807
UNIT 46 - 50 AQUEDUCT STREET,
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:00
Tue:08:00-17:00
Wed:08:00-17:00
Thu:08:00-17:00
Fri:08:00-17:00
Sat:09:00-12:00
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8 / 1 review
+4403713840298
777 Blackpool Rd, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston PR2 1XH
Working hours
Sun:00:01-23:59
Europcar
Europcar
Good 7.9 / 1 review
+4403713840298
777 BLACKPOOL ROAD
£ 31 - £ 106
Working hours
Sun:00:01-23:59
Routes Car Rental
Routes Car Rental
Good 7.2
+443713840298
777 Blackpool Road,Ashton On Ribble, Preston,England , Pr2 1Xh,United Kingdom
£ 40 - £ 61
Working hours
Mon:08:00-18:00
Tue:08:00-18:00
Wed:08:00-18:00
Thu:08:00-18:00
Fri:08:00-18:00
Sat:08:00-13:00
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