Birmingham

Cheap Car Hire in Birmingham from $26

Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
25 Apr — 2 May
Driver's age: 26-65
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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Birmingham car hires in 2024

Get helpful information to start your search for the perfect car hire in Birmingham. The average price data is based on the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Most popular company

GREENMOTION

Price of petrol per litre

$2.89

Average price per day

$53

Cheapest price per day

$26

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in Birmingham?

Discover the most affordable period to rent a car in Birmingham and save money on your trip. The monthly average price data is based on historical data over the last year and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

January

$37

February

$45

March

$52

April

$63

May

$66

June

$73

July

$79

August

$76

September

$63

October

$55

November

$45

December

$60

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Birmingham is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular car types in Birmingham

Explore the most popular car models available for hire in Birmingham and choose the one that suits your needs. The price data is sourced from various car hire companies and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

small car is the cheapest car type you can hire in Birmingham this past week from 83 hire locations out of 28 hire agencies. Prices for a Birmingham small car hire start from $26/day. Check out available deals for 4 car types currently offered at listed car hire agencies here:

Economy

Economy

Compact

Compact

Intermediate

Intermediate

Full-size SUV

Full-size SUV

Mini

Mini

Premium

Premium

Luxury

Luxury

Compact SUV

Compact SUV

Compare available car types for hire in Birmingham

Compare and contrast the various car types offered for hire in Birmingham to find the perfect fit for your trip. Price data is based on averages over the last 12 months and was last updated on 18 April 2024.

Small cars

$31 - $68

All Car Types

$45 - $104

To hire a small car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $55/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a small car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$31/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is May (~$68/day). In fact, January is about 45% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a small car hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a small car saves you 26% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Birmingham small car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a medium car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $80/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a medium car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$40/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is August (~$115/day). In fact, January is about 50% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a medium car hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a medium car is 7% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Birmingham medium car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a large car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $132/day. November is the cheapest month to hire a large car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$57/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$187/day). In fact, November is about 58% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a large car hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a large car is 44% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Birmingham large car hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a SUV in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $91/day. January is the cheapest month to hire a SUV in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$42/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is September (~$127/day). In fact, January is about 54% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a SUV is 18% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best Birmingham SUV hire prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To hire a van in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $153/day. March is the cheapest month to hire a van in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$92/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is January (~$263/day). In fact, March is about 41% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a van hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a van is 52% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To hire a luxury car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, you would pay an average price of $77/day. April is the cheapest month to hire a luxury car in Birmingham, the United Kingdom (~$95/day), while the most expensive month to hire that same car type is December (~$204/day). In fact, April is about 23% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a luxury car hire for Birmingham. When comparing with other car types available for hire in Birmingham, hiring a luxury car is 3% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

Kia Picanto$26/day
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A/C
Kia Picanto
Toyota Yaris Cross$30/day
4
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A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross

Top hire agencies in Birmingham

Explore the leading car hire agencies in Birmingham known for their outstanding service and extensive range of vehicles to choose from. There are currently 8 car hire companies in Birmingham. Reviews were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Browse through some of the top car hire agencies in Birmingham, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Easirent and Avis in Birmingham. Skim reviews, hire company locations, prices, and more before making your decision.

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

10.0
Wonderful
2 reviews9 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

9.3

Easirent

3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Avis

10.0
Wonderful
1 review2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

10.0

Pick-up/drop-off

10.0

Value

10.0

Alamo

9.7
Wonderful
5 reviews2 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

9.7

Comfort

9.7

Overall

9.7

Pick-up/drop-off

9.7

Value

9.4

keddy by Europcar

7 locations

Europcar

6.6
Okay
6 reviews6 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

8.0

Overall

6.6

Pick-up/drop-off

6.6

Value

7.0

Hertz

6.0
Okay
4 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

6.0

Comfort

6.0

Overall

6.0

Pick-up/drop-off

6.0

Value

6.0

Budget

5.6
Fair
6 reviews3 locations
Overview

Cleanliness

5.6

Comfort

5.6

Overall

5.6

Pick-up/drop-off

5.6

Value

5.6

Best Birmingham car hire deals found

Browse through a selection of recently found affordable car hire deals in Birmingham. Plan your trip with ease and find the perfect hire option for your needs. There are currently 8 hire car agencies in Birmingham with an average daily rate of $43. Data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
These are the best deals we've found on car hires in Birmingham. Be sure to confirm the details of the deal, such as car type, daily rate, and pickup location.
Kia Picanto$26/day
2
M
A/C
Kia Picanto
Toyota Yaris Cross$30/day
4
M
A/C
Toyota Yaris Cross
Mitsubishi ASX$31/day
4
M
A/C
Mitsubishi ASX

Car hire FAQs

Find answers to frequently asked questions about car hires in Birmingham, including policies, requirements, and more. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What is the cheapest hire car found in Birmingham?

    In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under $53/day when booking a car hire in Birmingham. The absolute best deal a user found was for $27/day from GREEN MOTION , booked on Apr. 14.

  • What car hire company is typically the cheapest in Birmingham?

    According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a rental car in Birmingham from the following companies over the past two weeks: Routes Car & Truck Rentals ($26/day), GREEN MOTION ($32/day), and Sixt ($70/day).

  • Which car hire company is considered to be the best in Birmingham?

    Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Avis (10.0 rating), Enterprise Rent-A-Car (10.0 rating) and Alamo (9.7 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Birmingham.

  • What are petrol prices like in Birmingham?

    The average price of petrol in Birmingham is $2.89/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between $130 and $188 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Birmingham for a week from GREEN MOTION ?

    GREEN MOTION is one of the top picks in Birmingham. They can have you in a hire car for about $319 per week on average.

  • How far in advance should I hire a car in Birmingham for the best price?

    Booking early can save you upwards of 46% on your car hire. Booking your vehicle at least 7 days in advance can you get you a great below-average price in Birmingham.

  • Can I rent a car for a month in Birmingham?

    Yes, hiring a vehicle in Birmingham for a month is certainly possible.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Birmingham for a month?

    The monthly cost of a car hire in Birmingham is $1,368 ($46/day) on average.

  • How much is a car hire in Birmingham for a weekend?

    Car hire prices in Birmingham are typically $72 for the weekend. On Cheapflights, you’ll be able to find great car hire deals on any type of vehicle. However, consider hiring a Economy to save money on your trip to $72. Our users have found prices for Economy car hire in May to be on average $83 per day.

  • What car do most people hire in Birmingham?

    The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Birmingham is Intermediate (Skoda Octavia Combi) based on our Cheapflights data.

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Car hires by fuel type in Birmingham

Browse car hires by fuel type in Birmingham. Currently, Electric cars are the cheapest to rent in Birmingham. Deals were last updated on 18 April 2024.

Browse through car hire deals by fuel type in Birmingham. There are currently 3 fuel types to choose from with Electric being the cheapest ($32+).

Electric

Electric

Hybrid

Hybrid

Petrol/Diesel

Petrol/Diesel

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