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Car Hire in Southampton

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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

Southampton Cruise Terminal Car Hire
Mini
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Easirent
£ 18.21 / per day
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Southampton Cruise Terminal Car Hire
Economy
Ford Fiesta or comparable
Ford Fiesta
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Easirent
£ 18.96 / per day
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Southampton Cruise Terminal Car Hire
Compact
Ford Focus or comparable
Ford Focus
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Easirent
£ 19.72 / per day
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Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact
Renault Captur (2 wheel drive) or comparable
Renault Captur (2 wheel drive)
  • 5
  • 1
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 21.35 / per day
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Most Popular Car Hire Offers

Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact
Renault Clio or comparable
Renault Clio
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 21.42 / per day
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Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact
Citroën C3 Aircross or comparable
Citroën C3 Aircross
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 21.85 / per day
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Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact
VW Golf or comparable
VW Golf
  • 5x
  • 4x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 22.19 / per day
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Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact
VW Golf or comparable
VW Golf
  • 5x
  • 1x
  • 5x
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 23.17 / per day
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These prices are approximate and depend on the dates of the booking, hire length and type of car. This information was last updated at 03:49 on 2021-01-27.

Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
GBP
Dialing code
44
Traffic direction
Left-hand
Speed limit out of city centre
97 km/h
60 mi/h
Speed limit within city centre
48 km/h
30 mi/h
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%

Top 20 Cities near Southampton

  1. London Car Hire starting at £ 16.40 per day
    116.1 km / 72.1 miles away
  2. Glasgow Car Hire starting at £ 9.32 per day
    583.9 km / 362.8 miles away
  3. Manchester Car Hire starting at £ 10.22 per day
    274.5 km / 170.6 miles away
  4. Birmingham Car Hire starting at £ 7.95 per day
    169.4 km / 105.2 miles away
  5. Edinburgh Car Hire starting at £ 6.72 per day
    571.7 km / 355.2 miles away
  6. Belfast Car Hire starting at £ 9.49 per day
    508.3 km / 315.8 miles away
  7. Inverness Car Hire starting at £ 14.35 per day
    753.4 km / 468.2 miles away
  8. Leeds Car Hire starting at £ 11.68 per day
    324.9 km / 201.9 miles away
  9. Liverpool Car Hire starting at £ 11.75 per day
    283.9 km / 176.4 miles away
  10. Luton Car Hire starting at £ 8.27 per day
    123.6 km / 76.8 miles away
  11. Bristol Car Hire starting at £ 7.96 per day
    106.1 km / 65.9 miles away
  12. East Midlands Car Hire starting at £ 19.99 per day
    209.2 km / 130.0 miles away
  13. Newcastle Car Hire starting at £ 14.11 per day
    455.0 km / 282.7 miles away
  14. Cardiff Car Hire starting at £ 22.17 per day
    147.2 km / 91.4 miles away
  15. Aberdeen Car Hire starting at £ 8.86 per day
    697.5 km / 433.4 miles away
  16. Bournemouth Car Hire starting at £ 20.69 per day
    39.0 km / 24.2 miles away
  17. Exeter Car Hire starting at £ 16.19 per day
    146.4 km / 91.0 miles away
  18. Norwich Car Hire starting at £ 17.01 per day
    264.1 km / 164.1 miles away
  19. Newquay Car Hire starting at £ 24.98 per day
    262.4 km / 163.1 miles away
  20. Doncaster Car Hire starting at £ 18.61 per day
    284.9 km / 177.0 miles away

Top 20 Destinations around Southampton

  1. Southampton Airport Car Hire starting at £ 21.35 per day
    4.5 km / 2.8 miles away
  2. Southampton Cruise Terminal Car Hire starting at £ 18.21 per day
    6.8 km / 4.3 miles away
  3. Bournemouth Airport Car Hire starting at £ 20.69 per day
    34.9 km / 21.7 miles away
  4. London Airport Gatwick Car Hire starting at £ 8.10 per day
    88.1 km / 54.7 miles away
  5. London Airport Heathrow Car Hire starting at £ 8.56 per day
    90.1 km / 56.0 miles away
  6. London Croydon South Car Hire starting at £ 16.39 per day
    101.5 km / 63.1 miles away
  7. 103.1 km / 64.0 miles away
  8. London Fulham Car Hire starting at £ 9.49 per day
    103.9 km / 64.5 miles away
  9. Bristol Airport Car Hire starting at £ 7.96 per day
    105.5 km / 65.6 miles away
  10. 107.9 km / 67.0 miles away
  11. London Victoria Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 21.35 per day
    108.3 km / 67.3 miles away
  12. London Edgware Road Car Hire starting at £ 14.90 per day
    108.4 km / 67.4 miles away
  13. 109.1 km / 67.8 miles away
  14. London Edgware Car Hire starting at £ 20.89 per day
    109.4 km / 68.0 miles away
  15. Waterloo Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 18.48 per day
    110.2 km / 68.5 miles away
  16. London Euston Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 14.90 per day
    111.0 km / 69.0 miles away
  17. 111.7 km / 69.4 miles away
  18. 112.1 km / 69.6 miles away
  19. London Stratford Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 23.37 per day
    119.2 km / 74.1 miles away
  20. London City Airport Car Hire starting at £ 16.40 per day
    120.3 km / 74.8 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

During which month is it most affordable to hire a car in Southampton?

Our data show how prices for hiring a car in Southamptonfluctuate depending on the time of the year. This graph can assist you in finding the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Southampton
£ 10.62
January
£ 26.55
February
£ 58.40
March
£ 41.53
April
£ 29.27
May
£ 47.34
June
£ 30.68
July
£ 51.61
August
September
£ 54.86
October
November
£ 31.85
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Southampton is January with prices starting at £ 10.62 for an Economy class cars. The most expensive month in which to hire a car is March with prices for for a Compact class) starting at £ 58.40. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 32. You can use this to plan your trip at the time of year when it would be most economical to hire a car. Note that these prices are only averages. The amount of time you hire a car for and the time at which you book will influence the prices.

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

Hirers picking up a car in Southampton keep them for an average of 28 days during in January, while those picking up their cars in March keep them for an average of 3.
Average Hire Length in Southampton
28
January
5
February
3
March
4
April
3
May
4
June
7
July
4
August
6
September
3
October
4
November
6
December

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

While travellers visit Southampton year-round, the most popular month for hiring a car is October, and the least popular is September.
Popularity of Car Hire in Southampton by Monthly Searches
49%
January
47%
February
46%
March
53%
April
62%
May
41%
June
55%
July
56%
August
35%
September
673%
October
42%
November
40%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Easirent Ford Fiesta 5 2 Small cars
Easirent Fiat 500 3 2 Small cars
SIXT Citroën C3 Aircross 5 1 Medium cars
Enterprise Vauxhall Corsa 2 3 Small cars
Easirent Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Easirent VW Touran 5 3 People Carriers/Vans
SIXT Renault Captur (2 wheel drive) 4 1 SUVs
SIXT Vauxhall Crossland 4 1 SUVs
SIXT BMW 3 Series Auto. 5 2 Large cars
Enterprise Vauxhall Corsa 2 2 Small cars

Top 8 Hire Companies in Southampton in 2021

Enterprise
Enterprise
Remarkable 9.3
02380653700
SOUTHAMPTON INTL AIRPORT,
Alamo
Alamo
Remarkable 9.2
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6
+448444993399
G24 Int Hse, George Curl Way
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6
+4403713843418
CARE RENTAL BUILDING
Working hours
Mon:07:30-22:00
Tue:07:30-22:00
Wed:07:30-22:00
Thu:07:30-22:00
Fri:07:30-22:00
Sat:07:30-19:00
Sun:09:30-22:00
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.5
+4403445446026
Southampton Airport
Working hours
Mon:09:00-17:00
Tue:09:00-17:00
Wed:09:00-17:00
Thu:09:00-17:00
Fri:09:00-17:00
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.5
02380653700
Enterprise Rent A Car
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:09:00-16:00
Sun:09:00-16:00
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.2
+4403713843418
CAR RENTAL BUILDING
Working hours
Mon:08:00-16:00
Tue:08:00-16:00
Wed:08:00-16:00
Thu:08:00-16:00
Fri:08:00-16:00
Easirent
Easirent
Great 7.4
+442380016158 / +447702871017
Unit G Woodside Trade Centre, Parham Drive, Eastleigh
Working hours
Mon:06:00-23:00
Tue:06:00-23:00
Wed:06:00-23:00
Thu:06:00-23:00
Fri:06:00-23:00
Sat:06:00-23:00
Sun:06:00-23:00
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