Car Rental in Southampton (Downtown)

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Downtown, Southampton, United Kingdom
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Cheapest Car Rental Rates

Downtown
Economy
Vauxhall Corsa or similar
Vauxhall Corsa
  • 4
  • 1
  • 3
  • A/C
  • Man.
Hertz
$43.58 per day
Downtown
Compact
Peugeot 308 or similar
Peugeot 308
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
SIXT
$43.68 per day
Downtown
Intermediate SUV
Kia XCeed or similar
Kia XCeed
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$58.39 per day
Downtown
Compact Elite
BMW 1 Series or similar
BMW 1 Series
  • 5
  • 1
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Arnold Clark
$88.30 per day

Most Popular Car Rental Deals

Downtown
Standard SUV
MG HS or similar
MG HS
  • 5
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Man.
Europcar
$66.99 per day
Downtown
Full-size
BMW 3 series or similar
BMW 3 series
  • 5
  • 2
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$73.32 per day
Downtown
Premium
Mercedes-Benz E-Class or similar
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
  • 5
  • 2
  • 4
  • A/C
  • Auto.
SIXT
$115.20 per day
Downtown
Luxury Van
Mercedes Benz Vito or similar
Mercedes Benz Vito
  • 9
  • 3
  • 5
  • A/C
  • Auto.
Arnold Clark
$269.07 per day
The above prices are only approximate and were last updated at 08:56 on 2024-07-13. Prices may vary based on the booking dates, length of rental, and car class.

Travel Information

Languages
English
Currency
GBP
Drive on
Left-hand side
Country code
+44
Average car rental price
$95 per day
Average car rental length
5 days
Speed limit within town
48 km/h or 30 mph
Speed limit out of town
96 - 112 km/h or 60 - 70 mph
Acceptable limit of BAC
0.08%
Average gas price
$1.96 per liter or $7.41 per gallon
Lowest gas price
$1.84 per liter or $6.97 per gallon
Highest gas price
$2.23 per liter or $8.44 per gallon

Top 20 locations near Southampton (Downtown)

Map of Car Rental Locations

When are car rental prices the lowest in Southampton (Downtown)?

The cost of renting a car in Southampton (Downtown) varies by season. The table and graph below can help you find the best time of year to save on a rental car.
Average rental costs per day in Southampton (Downtown)
$40.69
January
$83.07
February
$41.45
March
$45.10
April
$72.62
May
$34.74
June
$64.82
July
$55.91
August
$79.63
September
$67.29
October
$32.29
November
$78.10
December
The cheapest month of the year to rent a car in Southampton (Downtown) is November — when rental costs average $32.29 per day. This is 44% cheaper than the yearly average and 61% cheaper than renting a car in February (when prices average $83.07 per day).

This information can help you identify the low season. But these are only average numbers. How much your car rental will cost will depend on the type of vehicle you rent, how long you’ll rent it for, and how far ahead you book. Simply enter your dates in the form at the top of the page to see the exact prices.

For how long do renters keep their vehicles in Southampton (Downtown)?

How long travelers keep their rental cars varies by the time of year: in August the average rental period is 11 days, while in February, the average rental period is only 1 days.
Average number of rental days in Southampton (Downtown)
2
January
1
February
3
March
2
April
4
May
6
June
5
July
11
August
3
September
5
October
7
November
7
December

What is the most popular time of year to rent a car in Southampton (Downtown)?

Based on how many users search for a car in in Southampton (Downtown), travelers are most likely to rent a car in July, while they are least likely to rent in in January.
Monthly searches in Southampton (Downtown) by pick-up date relative to the average
41%
January
41%
February
41%
March
41%
April
83%
May
83%
June
290%
July
83%
August
248%
September
166%
October
41%
November
41%
December

Car rental information

Popular suppliers SIXT, Arnold Clark, Hertz
Popular car categories Medium cars, Small cars, SUVs
Lowest price $44 per day
Cheapest supplier Hertz

Most popular car models of rental suppliers

Rental Supplier Model Doors Luggage Type
Arnold Clark Ford Fiesta 5 2 Small cars
SIXT VW Polo 5 1 Medium cars
SIXT BMW X2 5 2 SUVs
SIXT Peugeot 308 5 1 Medium cars
SIXT Peugeot 308 4 1 Medium cars
Arnold Clark Skoda Superb 5 2 Premium cars
Hertz Kia Picanto 3 1 Small cars

Car Rental Statistics

Highest-rated company
Arnold Clark
8.3 / 10
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Lowest-rated company
Europcar
7.9 / 10
Total rental companies
5
Average daily price
$94.81
Lowest daily price
$43.58
Total cars available
36

Top 5 suppliers in Southampton (Downtown) in 2024

Arnold Clark
Arnold Clark
Very good 8.3 / 1 review
+442382146440
Rushington Roundabout, Totton, Southampton SO40 9EB
$54 - $269
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:08:00-16:30
Keddy
Keddy
Very good 8.2
+4403713845983
UNIT J
$48
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
Hertz
Hertz
Very good 8.1 / 2 reviews
+4408433093070
West Quay Industrial Estate, W Quay Rd, Southampton SO15 1GZ
$44 - $67
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:08:00-12:00
SIXT
SIXT
Good 7.9 / 3 reviews
+442070188246
Wide Ln, Southampton SO18 2NL
$44 - $153
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:08:00-16:00
Sun:08:00-14:00
Europcar
Europcar
Good 7.9
+4403713845983
WEST QUAY ROAD
$49 - $147
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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