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Leicester Mini Guide

Leicester is the capital of the county of Leicestershire and one of the largest cities in the Midlands. Once you have arrived at East Midlands Airport it will only take you half an hour to get to Leicester having picked up your Rhinohire car.  Alternatively you could meet with Rhino representatives at Birmingham International Airport as this is only an hour's drive away. Frequent train services go to Leicester from the London airports Stansted, Luton and Gatwick Airport as well as Manchester Airport via Sheffield.

Cheapest car hire in Leicester

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 36.03 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 252.27 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 36.05 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 252.35 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Peugeot 208

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.67 EUR/day
Peugeot 208

7 Days rental at 263.69 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Peugeot 208

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.68 EUR/day
Peugeot 208

7 Days rental at 263.76 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.69 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 263.84 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 37.70 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 263.92 EUR from 20/02/2023

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.47 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 290.29 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Golf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.48 EUR/day
Volkswagen Golf

7 Days rental at 290.38 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 41.49 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 290.46 EUR from 20/02/2023

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes
  • Leicester car hire special offers

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

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

Useful to know about Leicester

  • With a 200 year history Leicester is one of the oldest cities in England.
  • The Danish captured Leicester from the Romans.
  • Leicester is mentioned in the Domesday Book as Ledecestre.
  • In 1919 Leicester was granted city status.
  • Leicester is also a unitary authority.

 

Popular car hire destinations in Leicester

Best car rental companies in Leicester

7.8
No.1: EUROPCAR,
based on 5255 reviews
80
80
70
70
80
17 min (average wait time)
7.7
No.2: KEDDY BY EUROPCAR,
based on 1705 reviews
80
80
60
70
80
17 min (average wait time)
7.0
No.3: DOLLAR,
based on 3143 reviews
81
68
67
61
72
17 min (average wait time)

Leicester car hire information

  • 7.8/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Europcar EMEA Corporate
  • € 252.21
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 36.03
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 18
    Most Popular Type:
    Compact
  • 8
    Most popular model:
    BMW 1 Series
  • 84
    Total Cars Available
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Leicester

ItemPercent
January€ 78
February€ 72
March€ 31
April€ 48
May€ 62
June€ 82
July€ 77
August€ 65
September€ 62
October€ 67
November€ 58
December€ 69
ItemPercent
January€ 75
February€ 69
March€ 24
April€ 48
May€ 60
June€ 77
July€ 68
August€ 57
September€ 53
October€ 56
November€ 50
December€ 55
ItemPercent
January€ 270
February€ 198
March€ 74
April€ 87
May€ 145
June€ 225
July€ 187
August€ 173
September€ 174
October€ 171
November€ 141
December€ 201
ItemPercent
January€ 89
February€ 91
March€ 46
April€ 70
May€ 84
June€ 106
July€ 84
August€ 66
September€ 78
October€ 81
November€ 73
December€ 85
ItemPercent
January€ 217
February€ 217
March
April€ 191
May€ 215
June€ 244
July€ 234
August
September€ 173
October€ 253
November€ 254
December€ 511
ItemPercent
January€ 53
February€ 55
March€ 26
April€ 48
May€ 56
June€ 48
July€ 51
August€ 35
September€ 42
October€ 52
November€ 50
December€ 47
ItemPercent
January€ 127
February€ 123
March€ 66
April€ 76
May€ 104
June€ 123
July€ 125
August€ 109
September€ 100
October€ 104
November€ 88
December€ 97
ItemPercent
January€ 113
February€ 108
March€ 36
April
May€ 88
June€ 142
July€ 92
August€ 86
September€ 76
October€ 77
November€ 60
December€ 73

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

FAQs about car hire in Leicester

How much does car hire in Leicester cost?

Car hire in Leicester costs as little as €36.00 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Mini class vehicle is €36.00 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €1515.50 per day from GREEN MOTION for a Audi A6.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Leicester?

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

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in Leicester?

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

Who is the best car rental agent in Leicester?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Europcar EMEA Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire in Leicester with a score of 7.8/10

with Keddy by Europcar EMEA Corporate rated second best with a score of 7.7/10

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

Today’s cheapest price for compact car hire in Leicester is €290.29 per week from GREEN MOTION.

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in Leicester?

The cheapest car hire company in Leicester is KEDDY BY EUROPCAR, with prices for a Mini class car such as the Fiat 500 available from as little as €252.21 per week.

How much is fuel in Leicester?

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

What car hire agencies are available in Leicester?

We can arrange great deals on car hire in Leicester with leading car hire companies such as EUROPCAR, GREEN MOTION, KEDDY BY EUROPCAR as well as reputable, local car hire companies.

What type of car can I hire in Leicester?

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

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

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

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

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in Leicester at the moment, however KEDDY BY EUROPCAR rates start from just €252.21 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €252.21 from KEDDY BY EUROPCAR in Leicester 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 Leicester?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in Leicester is €252.00 per week with an average price of €252.00 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in Leicester

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in Leicester

  • Keddy by europcar (tel: 4403713840294)
  • Dollar (tel: 44 116 2620444)
  • Europcar (tel: 4403713840294)
  • Europcar vans and trucks (tel: 44 0871 3840294*)
  • Green motion (tel: +441162 437676 /+44 (0) 333 888 4000 option 1)
  • Green motion (tel: 0116 2965088)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in Leicester

  • Keddy by europcar (33 ST MATTHEWS WAY, LEICESTER, LE1 2BU)
  • Dollar (1 BYRON STREET, LEICESTER, LE1 3QD)
  • Europcar (33 ST MATTHEWS WAY, LEICESTER, LE1 2BU)
  • Europcar vans and trucks (33 ST MATTHEWS WAY, LEICESTER, LE1 2BU)
  • Green motion (The Old Filling Station, St Nicholas Circle, Leicester , LE1 4LF)
  • Green motion (Green Motion Leicester North, 291B Melton Road,, Leicester, LE4 7AN)

Car hire company ratings in Leicester

  • Europcar EMEA: Rated 7.8/10 from 1733 reviews
  • Keddy by Europcar EMEA: Rated 7.7/10 from 263 reviews
  • Dollar (UK): Rated 7.0/10 from 695 reviews
  • Green Motion : Rated 5.7/10 from 1501 reviews

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