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Cheapest Car Hire Rates

City Centre Car Hire
Compact
Vauxhall Crossland or comparable
Vauxhall Crossland
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Keddy
£ 31.10 per day
Southampton Airport Car Hire
Mini
Fiat 500 or comparable
Fiat 500
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
£ 32.87 per day
City Centre Car Hire
Economy
Ford Fiesta or comparable
Ford Fiesta
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Arnold Clark
£ 35.23 per day
Southampton Railway station Car Hire
Standard
Opel Vivaro or comparable
Opel Vivaro
  • 3
  • 2
  • 4
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 44.00 per day

Most Popular Car Hire Deals

City Centre Car Hire
Intermediate
Peugeot 3008 (2 wheel drive) or comparable
Peugeot 3008 (2 wheel drive)
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
£ 48.59 / per day
Southampton Airport Car Hire
Compact Elite
Mercedes A Class or comparable
Mercedes A Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Enterprise
£ 60.71 / per day
Southampton Railway station Car Hire
Oversize
Mercedes Benz Sprinter or comparable
Mercedes Benz Sprinter
  • 3
  • 5
  • 4
  • Man.
Enterprise
£ 70.00 / per day
Southampton Airport Car Hire
Minivan
Ford Galaxy or comparable
Ford Galaxy
  • 7
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Alamo
£ 71.42 / 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 07:24 on 2023-02-08.
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Travel Information

Language
English
Currency
GBP
Traffic direction
Left-hand side
Dialing code
44
Average car hire price
£ 44.70 / per day
Average car hire length
4 days
Speed limit within city centre
48 km/h
30 mph
Speed limit out of city centre
97 km/h
60 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%

Top 20 Cities near Southampton

  1. London Car Hire starting at £ 33.92 per day
    126.1 km / 78.4 miles away
  2. Edinburgh Car Hire starting at £ 11.96 per day
    574.7 km / 357.1 miles away
  3. Gatwick Car Hire starting at £ 13.07 per day
    88.1 km / 54.7 miles away
  4. Manchester Car Hire starting at £ 16.82 per day
    277.5 km / 172.4 miles away
  5. 581.4 km / 361.3 miles away
  6. 127.1 km / 79.0 miles away
  7. Belfast Car Hire starting at £ 28.11 per day
    509.7 km / 316.7 miles away
  8. 177.5 km / 110.3 miles away
  9. Bristol Car Hire starting at £ 15.62 per day
    105.5 km / 65.6 miles away
  10. Liverpool Car Hire starting at £ 14.30 per day
    286.4 km / 178.0 miles away
  11. Inverness Car Hire starting at £ 26.73 per day
    756.4 km / 470.0 miles away
  12. 451.6 km / 280.6 miles away
  13. Leeds Car Hire starting at £ 26.01 per day
    318.6 km / 198.0 miles away
  14. Crawley Car Hire starting at £ 21.32 per day
    87.8 km / 54.6 miles away
  15. Cardiff Car Hire starting at £ 25.60 per day
    139.3 km / 86.5 miles away
  16. 693.8 km / 431.1 miles away
  17. 151.9 km / 94.4 miles away
  18. Croydon Car Hire starting at £ 46.39 per day
    103.1 km / 64.0 miles away
  19. Nottingham Car Hire starting at £ 28.34 per day
    226.2 km / 140.5 miles away
  20. Sheffield Car Hire starting at £ 26.01 per day
    273.9 km / 170.2 miles away

Top 20 Destinations around Southampton

  1. Southampton Airport Car Hire starting at £ 32.87 per day
    4.5 km / 2.8 miles away
  2. Portsmouth Hilsea Car Hire starting at £ 40.12 per day
    24.7 km / 15.4 miles away
  3. Reading East Car Hire starting at £ 30.46 per day
    67.2 km / 41.8 miles away
  4. London Airport Gatwick Car Hire starting at £ 13.07 per day
    88.1 km / 54.7 miles away
  5. London Airport Heathrow Car Hire starting at £ 11.74 per day
    90.1 km / 56.0 miles away
  6. 101.7 km / 63.2 miles away
  7. London Fulham Car Hire starting at £ 50.26 per day
    103.9 km / 64.5 miles away
  8. Bristol Airport Car Hire starting at £ 15.62 per day
    105.5 km / 65.6 miles away
  9. 107.9 km / 67.0 miles away
  10. London Edgware Road Car Hire starting at £ 21.22 per day
    108.4 km / 67.4 miles away
  11. London Cricklewood Car Hire starting at £ 39.31 per day
    108.7 km / 67.6 miles away
  12. London Kennington Car Hire starting at £ 30.41 per day
    109.6 km / 68.1 miles away
  13. Waterloo Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 31.38 per day
    110.2 km / 68.5 miles away
  14. London Euston Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 36.22 per day
    111.0 km / 69.0 miles away
  15. 111.7 km / 69.4 miles away
  16. 112.1 km / 69.6 miles away
  17. London Stratford Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 89.39 per day
    119.2 km / 74.1 miles away
  18. Luton Airport Car Hire starting at £ 18.41 per day
    128.1 km / 79.6 miles away
  19. Milton Keynes Railway Station Car Hire starting at £ 85.20 per day
    131.5 km / 81.7 miles away
  20. Exeter Airport Car Hire starting at £ 34.99 per day
    143.2 km / 89.0 miles away

Map of Car Hire Destinations

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

Our data shows how prices for hiring a car in Southampton fluctuate depending on the time of year. This graph can help you find the best bargain.
Average Price for Hiring a Car in Southampton
£ 10.66
January
£ 26.65
February
£ 58.63
March
£ 41.69
April
£ 29.38
May
£ 47.52
June
£ 30.80
July
£ 51.81
August
£ 36.56
September
£ 55.07
October
November
£ 31.98
December
The cheapest month to hire a car in Southampton is January with prices starting at £ 10.66 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 £ 58.63. The average cost over the course of the entire year is £ 35. 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
7
September
3
October
4
November
6
December

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

The most popular month for hiring a car in Southampton is May, and the least popular is December.
Popularity of Car Hire in Southampton by Monthly Searches
101%
January
96%
February
95%
March
110%
April
129%
May
85%
June
114%
July
115%
August
84%
September
99%
October
87%
November
83%
December

Most Popular Car Hire Models

Hire Agency Model Doors Luggage Type
Alamo Vauxhall Corsa 3 1 Small cars
Hertz Vauxhall Astra 5 2 Medium cars
Alamo Ford Focus 4 2 Medium cars
Alamo Ford Focus 4 2 Medium cars
Enterprise Ford Focus 5 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Kia Ceed 5 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Vauxhall Astra 5 2 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Ford Fiesta 5 2 Small cars
SIXT Renault Clio 5 1 Medium cars
SIXT VW Polo 5 1 Medium cars

Car Hire Statistics

Highest rated company
Arnold Clark
9.07 / 10
Lowest rated company
Easirent
7.55 / 10
Total number of reviews
1
Total rental companies
11
Average daily price
£ 44.70
Lowest daily price
£ 18.28
Total cars available
247

Top 11 Hire Companies in Southampton in 2023

Arnold Clark
Arnold Clark
Remarkable 9.1
+442382146440
Rushington Roundabout, Totton, Southampton SO40 9EB
£ 35 - £ 35
Working hours
Mon:08:00-17:30
Tue:08:00-17:30
Wed:08:00-17:30
Thu:08:00-17:30
Fri:08:00-17:30
Sat:08:00-17:00
Enterprise
Enterprise
Outstanding 8.7 / 3 reviews
02380653700
Airport, Southampton SO18 2NL, United Kingdom
£ 44 - £ 175
Hertz
Hertz
Outstanding 8.7 / 1 reviews
+4408433093070
West Quay Industrial Estate, W Quay Rd, Southampton SO15 1GZ
£ 39 - £ 94
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
Sat:08:00-11:00
Alamo
Alamo
Outstanding 8.6 / 1 reviews
02380653700
Airport, Southampton SO18 2NL, United Kingdom
£ 50 - £ 173
Avis
Avis
Outstanding 8.6
+4403445446026
Southampton Airport
Working hours
Mon:07:30-20:00
Tue:07:30-20:00
Wed:07:30-20:00
Thu:07:30-20:00
Fri:07:30-20:00
Sat:08:30-16:00
Sun:12:30-20:00
Keddy
Keddy
Outstanding 8.6
+4403713845983
UNIT J
£ 31 - £ 31
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
SIXT
SIXT
Outstanding 8.6 / 8 reviews
+442070188246
Short Stay Car Park 1, Southampton SO18 2HG
£ 38 - £ 121
Europcar
Europcar
Outstanding 8.6
+4403713845983
WEST QUAY ROAD
£ 33 - £ 50
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
National
National
Outstanding 8.4 / 1 reviews
+4402380653700
Southampton Airport, Southampton SO18 2NL
£ 54 - £ 185
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
Interrent
Interrent
Great 7.9
+443713843418
Southampton Airport - (In Terminal)
Working hours
Mon:08:00-20:00
Tue:08:00-20:00
Wed:08:00-20:00
Thu:08:00-20:00
Fri:08:00-20:00
Sat:08:00-18:00
Sun:10:00-18:00
Easirent
Easirent
Great 7.5 / 12 reviews
+442380016158
Southampton Airport - Shuttle
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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