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Chelmsford Mini Guide

Chelmsford is about half an hour away from Stansted Airport and the same distance from one of London’s main railway termini, Liverpool Street Station.
You can collect your hire car and return to over 100 alternative locations across the UK, here is a useful reference for other return locations.

Cheapest car hire in Chelmsford

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 35.34 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 247.44 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 35.35 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 247.51 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 36.96 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 258.76 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 36.97 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 258.84 EUR from 23/01/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.69 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 284.89 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Focus

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 40.71 EUR/day
Ford Focus

7 Days rental at 284.97 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Crossland X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.88 EUR/day
Opel Crossland X

7 Days rental at 293.16 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Combo Van

2 Adults, 4 Doors

From 43.59 EUR/day
Opel Combo Van

7 Days rental at 305.19 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Transit SWB Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 44.14 EUR/day
Ford Transit SWB Van

7 Days rental at 309.04 EUR from 23/01/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
  • Chelmsford car hire special offers

    We currently have 1 special offers for car rental in Chelmsford including;

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from EUROPCAR, EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

Useful to know about Chelmsford

  • Chelmsford is the county town of Essex.
  • It’s a commuter town for London being only half an hour from Charing Cross.
  • The town’s cathedral is the second smallest in the UK.
  • The town is rapidly growing as a result of the popularity of relocating to smaller towns increases.
  • People of the town are called Chelmsfordians.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Chelmsford

Best car rental companies in Chelmsford

8.1
No.1: ENTERPRISE,
based on 1270 reviews
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80
70
80
80
19 min (average wait time)
7.8
No.2: EUROPCAR,
based on 5107 reviews
80
80
60
70
80
18 min (average wait time)
7.7
No.3: KEDDY BY EUROPCAR,
based on 1679 reviews
80
80
60
70
80
18 min (average wait time)

Chelmsford car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Enterprise EMEA Corporate
  • € 247.38
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 35.34
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 8
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 3
    Most popular model:
    Ford Focus
  • 27
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Chelmsford

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January€ 50
February€ 48
March€ 47
April€ 39
May€ 58
June€ 55
July€ 63
August€ 55
September€ 58
October€ 60
November€ 56
December€ 64
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January€ 57
February€ 54
March€ 51
April€ 30
May€ 65
June€ 75
July€ 64
August€ 37
September€ 45
October€ 54
November€ 55
December€ 63
ItemPercent
January€ 127
February€ 102
March€ 111
April€ 66
May€ 118
June€ 125
July€ 139
August€ 108
September€ 156
October€ 176
November€ 173
December€ 195
ItemPercent
January€ 61
February€ 60
March€ 60
April€ 48
May€ 70
June€ 68
July€ 72
August€ 54
September€ 69
October€ 73
November€ 78
December€ 90
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January
February
March
April€ 78
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
ItemPercent
January€ 37
February€ 37
March€ 36
April€ 28
May€ 30
June€ 26
July€ 42
August€ 35
September€ 36
October€ 41
November€ 38
December€ 49
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January€ 87
February€ 86
March€ 98
April€ 59
May€ 97
June€ 99
July€ 97
August€ 70
September€ 84
October€ 105
November€ 107
December€ 108
ItemPercent
January€ 55
February
March
April
May
June
July€ 66
August€ 67
September€ 65
October€ 76
November€ 56
December€ 55

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*average daily rates based on 7 day rental, search for today's best prices

FAQs about car hire in Chelmsford

How much does car hire in Chelmsford cost?

Car hire in Chelmsford costs as little as €35.30 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €35.30 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €110.20 per day from EUROPCAR for a Volkswagen Sharan.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Chelmsford?

2 car hire brands have committed to maintaining sanitisation measures as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines in Chelmsford, including EUROPCAR, ENTERPRISE, see the full list here.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Chelmsford?

None of the car hire companies in Chelmsford are currently offering sanitised cars as per WHO COVID-19 guidelines.

Who is the best car rental agent in Chelmsford?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Enterprise EMEA Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire in Chelmsford with a score of 8.1/10

with Europcar EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 7.8/10

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How much does it cost to hire a compact car in Chelmsford?

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Chelmsford is €284.89 per week from KEDDY BY EUROPCAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Chelmsford?

The cheapest car hire company in Chelmsford is KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €247.38 per week.

How much is fuel in Chelmsford?

You can expect to pay €1.96/ltr of petrol and €2.121/ltr of diesel in Chelmsford. You’ll pay a premium if refilling at motorway services of up to 10%.

What car hire agencies are available in Chelmsford?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Chelmsford with leading car hire companies such as EUROPCAR, EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Chelmsford?

We can arrange , Compact, Economy, Fullsize, Intermediate, Mini, Oversize, Premium and Standard class rental cars in Chelmsford.

How much does it cost to hire a convertible car in Chelmsford?

We don’t currently have any convertible cars to hire in Chelmsford, but we are working in it and please check dates for future rentals.
The price at the moment for a convertible rental car in Chelmsford is € per week from for a .

Do you have a discount code for car hire in Chelmsford?

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Chelmsford at the moment, however KEDDY BY EUROPCAR rates start from just €247.38 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €247.38 from KEDDY BY EUROPCAR in Chelmsford or any other rental agent, let us know and we’ll do our best to beat it.

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Chelmsford?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Chelmsford is €247.10 per week with an average price of €247.10 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Chelmsford

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in Chelmsford

  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 4403713849984)
  • Europcar (tel: 4403713849984)
  • Dollar (tel: 44 1245 350453)
  • Europcar vans and trucks (tel: 44 0871 3849984)
  • Hertz (tel: 08433093018)
  • Enterprise (tel: 01245-344555)
  • Firefly (tel: +44 (0)8433093018)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Chelmsford

  • Keddy by europcar (3 MONTROSE ROAD DUKES PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, DUKES PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, CHELMSFORD, CM2 6TE, Essex)
  • Europcar (3 MONTROSE ROAD DUKES PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, CHELMSFORD, CM2 6TE, Essex)
  • Dollar (JONES OF CHELMSFORD, 372 BADDOW ROAD, CHELMSFORD, CM2 9RA)
  • Europcar vans and trucks (3 MONTROSE ROAD DUKES PARK INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, CHELMSFORD, CM2 6TE, Essex)
  • Hertz (23 Robjohn Road, Chelmsford, CM1 3AG)
  • Enterprise (ROXWELL ROAD, CHELMSFORD, CM1 3RU, ENG)

Car hire company ratings in Chelmsford

  • Enterprise EMEA: Rated 8.1/10 from 572 reviews
  • Europcar EMEA: Rated 7.8/10 from 1659 reviews
  • Keddy by Europcar EMEA: Rated 7.7/10 from 248 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 7.6/10 from 649 reviews
  • Firefly: Rated 7.2/10 from 168 reviews
  • Dollar (UK): Rated 7.0/10 from 695 reviews

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