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Car Rental in Exeter Mini Guide

Exeter has its own Airport from which you can collect your pre booked rental car.  The airport handles flights to the rest of the UK and destinations in Europe. There are routes to Belfast, Edinburgh, Leeds, Norwich, Alicante, Amsterdam and Paris to name but a few. 

If you are travelling to Exeter St David’s train station there is a regular service from London Paddington in around three hours and a slightly slower service from London Waterloo.This is a historic city in Devon and with a rental  car you can explore the coastline and estuaries nearby. There are quaint villages on the outskirts of Exeter such as Topsham which are full of listed buildings and cosy, welcoming pubs. Alternatively you can drive northeast to Bristol or southwest to Plymouth with the use of car hire in Exeter, or even consider a one way car rental and collect or drop off in different cities. 

Cheapest car hire in Exeter

Kia Picanto

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 49.39 EUR/day
Kia Picanto

7 Days rental at 345.76 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  No

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 51.86 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 363.05 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 54.50 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 381.56 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Kia Ceed

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 65.87 EUR/day
Kia Ceed

7 Days rental at 461.10 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Aygo

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 76.04 EUR/day
Toyota Aygo

7 Days rental at 532.29 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 77.59 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 543.14 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 91.18 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 638.26 EUR from 21/11/2022

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 92.77 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 649.41 EUR from 21/11/2022

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Nissan Qashqai

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 101.21 EUR/day
Nissan Qashqai

7 Days rental at 708.48 EUR from 21/11/2022

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes
  • Exeter car hire special offers

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

  • Pre-Registration available
    For faster, easier car hire, add driver details before pick-up available from HERTZ.

Useful to know about Exeter

  • Remember that if you are looking for rental vehicles they are also offered on arrival at Exeter Airport.
  • Exeter also has good transport links with two railway stations.
  • For drivers Exeter can be reached along the M5 motorway.
  • Exeter Cathedral was founded in the 12th century.
  • The cathedral became Anglican during the Reformation of the 16th century.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Exeter

Best car rental companies in Exeter

8.1
No.1: ENTERPRISE,
based on 1200 reviews
80
80
70
80
80
18 min (average wait time)
8.0
No.2: BUDGET,
based on 11851 reviews
85
80
74
77
82
15 min (average wait time)
7.6
No.3: HERTZ,
based on 2803 reviews
80
80
60
70
80
15 min (average wait time)

Exeter car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Enterprise Corporate
  • € 345.73
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 49.39
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 4
    Most Popular Type:
    Economy
  • 4
    Most popular model:
    Opel Corsa
  • 18
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Exeter

ItemPercent
January€ 62
February€ 62
March€ 65
April€ 40
May€ 73
June€ 70
July€ 90
September€ 80
October€ 63
November€ 73
December€ 98
ItemPercent
January€ 77
February€ 70
March€ 67
April€ 33
May€ 70
June€ 75
July€ 72
September€ 79
October€ 69
November€ 76
December€ 102
ItemPercent
January€ 151
February€ 141
March€ 135
April€ 66
May€ 126
June€ 191
July€ 159
September€ 152
October€ 153
November€ 160
December€ 181
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January€ 57
February€ 69
March€ 74
April€ 47
May€ 85
June€ 78
July€ 81
September€ 102
October€ 77
November€ 89
December€ 109
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January
February
March
April€ 78
May
June
July
September
October
November
December
ItemPercent
January€ 47
February€ 48
March€ 56
April€ 28
May€ 61
June€ 59
July€ 66
September€ 66
October€ 51
November€ 53
December€ 92
ItemPercent
January€ 222
February€ 147
March€ 133
April€ 68
May€ 120
June€ 256
July€ 184
September€ 145
October€ 154
November€ 167
December€ 171
ItemPercent
January€ 69
February€ 86
March€ 88
April€ 49
May€ 101
June€ 102
July€ 88
September€ 120
October€ 93
November€ 94
December€ 109

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

FAQs about car hire in Exeter

How much does car hire in Exeter cost?

Car hire in Exeter costs as little as €49.40 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €62.70 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €210.40 per day from ENTERPRISE for a Mercedes E Class.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Exeter?

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

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Exeter?

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

Who is the best car rental agent in Exeter?

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

with BUDGET EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.0/10

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

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Exeter is €381.56 per week from HERTZ.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Exeter?

The cheapest car hire company in Exeter is HERTZ, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Kia Picanto available from as little as €345.73 per week.

How much is fuel in Exeter?

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

What car hire agencies are available in Exeter?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Exeter with leading car hire companies such as ENTERPRISE, HERTZ as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Exeter?

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

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

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

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

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Exeter at the moment, however HERTZ rates start from just €345.73 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €345.73 from HERTZ in Exeter 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 Exeter?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Exeter is €345.80 per week with an average price of €438.90 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Exeter

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in Exeter

  • Budget (tel: +44 (0) 1392 422095)
  • Dollar (tel: 44 1392 207207)
  • Hertz (tel: 08433093028)
  • Firefly (tel: 08433093028)
  • Enterprise (tel: 01392-421400)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Exeter

  • Budget (Armadillo Building , Graceroad West , Exeter, EX2 8PU)
  • Dollar (12 MARSH BARTON ROAD, MARSH BARTON TRADING ESTATE, EXETER, EX2 8LW)
  • Hertz (8 B Christow Road, Exeter, Exeter, EX2 8QP)
  • Firefly (8 B Christow Road, Exeter, EX2 8QP)
  • Enterprise (29 MARSH GREEN ROAD EAST, MARSH BARTON, EXETER, EX2 8PQ, ENG)

Car hire company ratings in Exeter

  • Enterprise: Rated 8.1/10 from 527 reviews
  • BUDGET EMEA: Rated 8.0/10 from 743 reviews
  • Hertz: Rated 7.6/10 from 445 reviews
  • Firefly: Rated 7.2/10 from 154 reviews
  • Dollar (UK): Rated 7.0/10 from 695 reviews

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