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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

Mini

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 42.13 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 294.96 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Combo Van

2 Adults, 4 Doors

From 44.21 EUR/day
Opel Combo Van

7 Days rental at 309.49 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Intermediate

Ford Transit SWB Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 44.77 EUR/day
Ford Transit SWB Van

7 Days rental at 313.39 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Economy

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 44.98 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 314.90 EUR from 22/08/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Ford Focus

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 49.40 EUR/day
Ford Focus

7 Days rental at 345.84 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Compact

Opel Crossland X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 51.20 EUR/day
Opel Crossland X

7 Days rental at 358.43 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Intermediate

Opel Grandland X

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 58.60 EUR/day
Opel Grandland X

7 Days rental at 410.21 EUR from 22/08/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes
Oversize

Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 73.13 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 511.97 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  No
Compact

Ford Focus

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 80.50 EUR/day
Ford Focus

7 Days rental at 563.54 EUR from 22/08/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

*daily rates in Chelmsford based on a 1 day rental (24hr period) and for guidance purposes only.

  • 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.

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 911 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
18 min (average wait time)
7.8
No.2: EUROPCAR,
based on 4064 reviews
80
80
60
70
80
15 min (average wait time)
7.6
No.3: HERTZ,
based on 668 reviews
81
79
74
75
79
18 min (average wait time)

Chelmsford car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Enterprise Corporate
  • € 294.91
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 42.13
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 5
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 2
    Most popular model:
    Ford Focus
  • 15
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Chelmsford

ItemPercent
January€ 48
February€ 48
March€ 47
April€ 39
May€ 58
June€ 55
July€ 63
August€ 55
September€ 50
October€ 42
November€ 47
December€ 68
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January€ 61
February€ 54
March€ 51
April€ 30
May€ 65
June€ 75
July€ 64
August€ 37
September€ 46
October€ 38
November€ 53
December€ 79
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January€ 140
February€ 102
March€ 111
April€ 66
May€ 118
June€ 125
July€ 139
August€ 108
September€ 104
October€ 97
November€ 102
December€ 217
ItemPercent
January€ 62
February€ 60
March€ 60
April€ 48
May€ 70
June€ 68
July€ 72
August€ 54
September€ 60
October€ 54
November€ 61
December€ 87
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January
February
March
April€ 78
May
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August
September
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December
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January€ 37
February€ 37
March€ 36
April€ 28
May€ 30
June€ 26
July€ 42
August€ 35
September€ 34
October€ 32
November€ 34
December€ 58
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January€ 96
February€ 86
March€ 98
April€ 59
May€ 97
June€ 99
July€ 97
August€ 70
September€ 79
October€ 70
November€ 81
December€ 118
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August€ 67
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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 €42.10 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €42.10 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €145.70 per day from EUROPCAR for a Mercedes C Class Estate.

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 ENTERPRISE, EUROPCAR, 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 Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire in Chelmsford with a score of 8.1/10

with EUROPCAR 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 €345.84 per week from EUROPCAR.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Chelmsford?

The cheapest car hire company in Chelmsford is EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €294.91 per week.

How much is fuel in Chelmsford?

You can expect to pay €2.056/ltr of petrol and €2.171/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 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 EUROPCAR rates start from just €294.91 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €294.91 from 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 €294.70 per week with an average price of €294.70 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Chelmsford

Most 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: Rated 8.1/10 from 312 reviews
  • EUROPCAR: Rated 7.8/10 from 1151 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 7.6/10 from 649 reviews
  • Keddy by Europcar (Corporate): Rated 7.4/10 from 169 reviews
  • Firefly: Rated 7.2/10 from 168 reviews
  • Dollar (UK): Rated 7.0/10 from 695 reviews

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