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Explore Wales with a Rental Car from Rhino Car Hire

Affordable Car Hire in Wales


Explore the breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural heritage of Wales with the convenience and flexibility of a rental car from Rhino Car Hire. Our competitive rates, diverse vehicle selection, and outstanding customer service ensure a seamless travel experience. From historic castles and vibrant cities to stunning coastlines and scenic drives through the countryside, enjoy everything Wales has to offer at your own pace. Whether you're here for a short visit or an extended stay, hiring a car with Rhino Car Hire in Wales provides the perfect opportunity to uncover the hidden gems of this magnificent country.

Advantages of Car Hire with Rhino Car Hire in Wales

  • Access to Iconic Landmarks: Conveniently pick up your car and drive to top attractions like Snowdonia National Park, Cardiff Castle, and the Pembrokeshire Coast.
  • Flexible Travel Options: Explore beyond the major cities and discover Wales’s natural beauty with day trips to the Brecon Beacons, the Gower Peninsula, and Anglesey.
  • Wide Vehicle Selection: Choose from a variety of vehicles, including family-friendly SUVs, compact cars for city driving, and luxurious options for a touch of elegance.
  • Local Expertise: Our staff can provide tips and recommendations for navigating Wales’s roads and must-see sights, ensuring you get the most out of your visit.
  • 24/7 Customer Support: Enjoy peace of mind with round-the-clock support, whether you need roadside assistance or travel advice.

Book Your Car Hire Early

Secure the best deals and ensure availability by booking your car hire early with Rhino Car Hire. Early bookings not only save you money but also give you the widest choice of vehicles to fit your travel plans. Don’t miss out on our exclusive offers – plan ahead and enjoy peace of mind on your journey through Wales.

Car Rental Process with Rhino Car Hire

Renting a car with Rhino Car Hire in Wales is straightforward and hassle-free. Here’s how it works:

  1. Book Online: Use our easy online booking system to select your desired vehicle and rental dates.
  2. Confirmation: Receive an instant confirmation with all the details of your booking.
  3. Pick-Up: Collect your car from one of our convenient locations across Wales. Our friendly staff will assist with any questions and provide a quick overview of your vehicle.
  4. Drive: Enjoy the freedom to explore Wales and beyond. Our well-maintained vehicles ensure a smooth journey.
  5. Return: Return the car to the agreed location at the end of your rental period, adhering to the rental terms. Our efficient return process means you can be on your way without delay.

Contact and FAQs

For more information or to book your car in Wales, refer to our FAQ section or contact Rhino Car Hire:

  • Email: info@rhinocarhire.com
  • Phone: +44(0)345 508 9845 - If calling from outside the UK, please visit our Customer Service page for alternative telephone numbers
  • Social Media: Connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, or X for updates and special offers.

Additional Car Hire Services in Wales

Enhance your car hire experience in Wales with our range of additional services. We offer GPS rental, child seats, additional driver options, and more to ensure your journey is comfortable and convenient.

Insurance and Coverage Options in Wales

We offer a variety of insurance and coverage options in Wales to ensure your peace of mind while driving. Choose from basic coverage to comprehensive plans that include theft protection, collision damage waiver, and more.

Car Hire Special Offers and Discounts in Wales

Check out our latest deals and special offers on car hire in Wales. Enjoy exclusive discounts and save more when you book with Rhino Car Hire. Whether you're planning a short trip or an extended stay, we have the perfect deal for you.

Hiring a Car in Wales: What You Need to Know Renting a car in Wales is a convenient way to experience the country's beauty and charm. Here's what you should know:

  1. Required Documents: You'll need a valid driver's license, passport, and a credit card for car rental. An international driver's permit (IDP) is recommended, especially if your license is not in English.
    Insurance: Ensure you have comprehensive insurance coverage, including theft and liability, to drive with peace of mind.
    Traffic Rules: Wales drives on the left side of the road, similar to the rest of the UK. Be aware of speed limits and road signs.
    Speed Limits: Be aware of speed limits, which are often posted in miles per hour (mph). Residential areas typically have a 20 mph limit.

Popular Driving Routes:
Wales boasts picturesque driving routes that offer a blend of natural beauty and cultural experiences:

  • North Wales Coastal Route: Explore the stunning coastline, visit medieval castles like Conwy Castle, and enjoy the seaside towns.
  • Brecon Beacons National Park: Drive through the rugged beauty of the Brecon Beacons, offering hiking trails and breathtaking scenery.
  • Pembrokeshire Coast: Discover the coastal beauty of Pembrokeshire, known for its stunning cliffs, sandy beaches, and charming villages.

Airports:

Wales has several airports, with Cardiff Airport (CWL) being the largest and most prominent. Cardiff Airport is located approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) southwest of Cardiff city center and offers both domestic and international flights.
Other airports in Wales include: Anglesey Airport (VLY): Located on Anglesey Island in North Wales, offering domestic flights.
Swansea Airport (SWS): Located near Swansea in South Wales, primarily serving general aviation.
 

Cheapest car hire in Wales

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 23.11 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 161.78 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Fiat 500

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 23.11 EUR/day
Fiat 500

7 Days rental at 161.78 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 23.11 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 161.78 EUR from 21/07/2024

  1 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.71 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 172.98 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.71 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 172.98 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Astra

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.71 EUR/day
Opel Astra

7 Days rental at 172.98 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 24.16 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 169.15 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.21 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 169.51 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Opel Corsa

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 24.21 EUR/day
Opel Corsa

7 Days rental at 169.51 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

3 Adults, 3 Doors

From 51.19 EUR/day
Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

7 Days rental at 358.38 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

3 Adults, 3 Doors

From 55.87 EUR/day
Ford Luton Box Tail Lift 3.5T

7 Days rental at 391.14 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Mercedes C Class

5 Adults, 4 Doors

From 57.53 EUR/day
Mercedes C Class

7 Days rental at 402.72 EUR from 21/07/2024

  4 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 25.95 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 181.70 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 25.95 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 181.70 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 25.95 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 181.70 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 106.48 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 745.42 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Polestar 2

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 50.46 EUR/day
Polestar 2

7 Days rental at 353.27 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Nissan Leaf

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 115.20 EUR/day
Nissan Leaf

7 Days rental at 806.45 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Toyota Yaris Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 33.59 EUR/day
Toyota Yaris Hybrid

7 Days rental at 235.18 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Kia Niro

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 38.83 EUR/day
Kia Niro

7 Days rental at 271.87 EUR from 21/07/2024

  3 |
  Manual |
  Yes

Toyota Prius Hybrid

5 Adults, 5 Doors

From 44.08 EUR/day
Toyota Prius Hybrid

7 Days rental at 308.57 EUR from 21/07/2024

  4 |
  Automatic |
  Yes

Top tips when hiring a car in Wales

  • Snowdonia National Park: Drive to and explore the highest mountain in Wales, offering stunning views and excellent hiking opportunities.
  • Conwy Castle: Visit this well-preserved medieval structure with your hire car, enjoying the rich history and beautiful scenery.
  • Pembrokeshire Coast National Park: Journey along the coast with your rental car to see some of the UK's finest beaches and cliff-top walks.
  • Cardiff: Explore the capital’s numerous attractions, including Cardiff Castle and the vibrant waterfront area.
  • Brecon Beacons: Drive through this picturesque national park, known for its peaks, waterfalls, and expansive green landscapes.
 

Popular car hire destinations in Wales

  • Snowdonia National Park 
  • Conwy Castle 
  • Pembrokeshire Coast 
  • Cardiff City Center 
  • Brecon Beacons - 40 miles from Cardiff
  • Llandudno
  • Caernarfon

Laws and rules of the road when driving in Wales

  •  

    L

    Road Driving Side

  •  

    30mph

    Urban speed Limit

  •  

    60mph

    Rural Speed Limit

  •  

    70mph

    Motorway Speed Limit

  •  

    GBP  1.45/Ltr

    Current Petrol Price

  •  

    80mg

    Drink Drive Limit

  •  

    GBP £

    Currency

  •  

    YES

    Tolls

  •  

    21

    Min Rental Age

    17

    Min Driving Age

  •  

    Front and Rear

    Seatbelts

  •  

    Fixed and Mobile

    Speed Cameras

  •  

    Hands Free Only

    Mobile Phones

Compare car rental agents in Wales

Rental Agent
Locations
Rating (/10)
Customer Reviews
Mini (€/day)
Compact (€/day)
Intermediate (€/day)
Standard (€/day)
 Enterprise
205
9.0/10
17,802
€ 23.73
€ 24.71
€ 43.44
€ 59.80
 Alamo
23
8.9/10
2,029
€ 34.50
€ 36.01
€ 41.42
€ 51.49
 National
21
8.8/10
1,550
€ 39.14
€ 41.98
€ 46.92
€ 64.58
 Budget
31
8.7/10
5,755
€ 38.92
€ 38.93
€ 77.55
€ 58.82
 Europcar
111
8.6/10
199,159
€ 33.04
€ 37.55
€ 40.66
€ 134.46
 Avis
41
8.6/10
5,656
€ 38.92
€ 43.10
€ 54.59
€ 158.35
 Sixt
49
8.6/10
16,317
€ 37.85
€ 39.33
€ 45.81
€ 55.48
 Keddy by europcar
100
8.5/10
54,738
€ 32.10
€ 36.26
€ 39.10
€ 49.28
 Dollar
18
8.4/10
382
€ 40.60
€ 50.20
€ 62.99
€ 59.75
 Hertz
54
8.4/10
5,616
€ 34.92
€ 37.13
€ 42.54
 Surprice
2
8.0/10
165
€ 34.90
€ 43.08
€ 48.71
€ 49.04
 U-save
3
7.9/10
21
€ 32.61
€ 34.03
€ 35.89
 Green motion
24
7.8/10
5,500
€ 23.11
€ 26.40
€ 25.95
€ 28.95
 Drivalia
26
7.6/10
14,317
€ 23.86
€ 35.09
€ 34.72
€ 39.40

Car rental agent statistics in Wales

  • Highest Rated Agent Icon
    9.9/10
    Highest rated agent:
    ENTERPRISE
  • Lowest Rated Agent Icon
    6.6/10
    Lowest rated agent:
    DRIVALIA
  • Total Number of Reviews Icon
    329,007
    Total number of reviews in
    Wales
  • Most Locations Icon
    90
    Most Locations in Wales:
    EUROPCAR
  • Average Wait Time Icon
    18
    Average wait time
    (Min.)
  • Total Rental Companies Icon
    22
    Total rental companies
     

Average prices per day for car hire in Wales

ItemPercent
January€ 63
February€ 64
March€ 66
April€ 69
May€ 72
June€ 83
July€ 93
August€ 89
September€ 75
October€ 74
November€ 64
December€ 82
ItemPercent
January€ 59
February€ 60
March€ 60
April€ 59
May€ 69
June€ 81
July€ 79
August€ 75
September€ 64
October€ 64
November€ 60
December€ 71
ItemPercent
January€ 145
February€ 131
March€ 127
April€ 132
May€ 137
June€ 165
July€ 173
August€ 197
September€ 167
October€ 159
November€ 155
December€ 182
ItemPercent
January€ 84
February€ 83
March€ 86
April€ 88
May€ 91
June€ 110
July€ 110
August€ 109
September€ 99
October€ 97
November€ 89
December€ 109
ItemPercent
January€ 144
February€ 155
March€ 140
April€ 141
May€ 170
June€ 197
July€ 237
August€ 249
September€ 284
October€ 226
November€ 217
December€ 375
ItemPercent
January€ 49
February€ 50
March€ 51
April€ 49
May€ 53
June€ 61
July€ 67
August€ 63
September€ 60
October€ 62
November€ 49
December€ 63
ItemPercent
January€ 114
February€ 112
March€ 117
April€ 118
May€ 127
June€ 158
July€ 166
August€ 162
September€ 134
October€ 124
November€ 119
December€ 136
ItemPercent
January€ 160
February€ 142
March€ 142
April€ 150
May€ 168
June€ 190
July€ 187
August€ 218
September€ 162
October€ 156
November€ 158
December€ 170

Select category to see average car hire prices in Wales

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

Fuel prices in Wales

DieselUnleaded
Apr , 2022

€ 2.12

€ 1.96

May , 2022

€ 2.12

€ 1.95

Jun , 2022

€ 2.17

€ 2.06

Jul , 2022

€ 2.32

€ 2.23

Aug , 2022

€ 2.31

€ 2.18

Sep , 2022

€ 2.12

€ 1.96

Oct , 2022

€ 2.07

€ 1.87

Nov , 2022

€ 2.17

€ 1.90

Dec , 2022

€ 2.13

€ 1.85

Jan , 2023

€ 1.96

€ 1.70

Feb , 2023

€ 1.91

€ 1.67

Mar , 2023

€ 1.88

€ 1.65

Month, YearDiesel €/ltrUnleaded €/ltr
Mar , 2023 1.88 1.65
Feb , 2023 1.91 1.67
Jan , 2023 1.96 1.70
Dec , 2022 2.13 1.85
Nov , 2022 2.17 1.90
Oct , 2022 2.07 1.87
Sep , 2022 2.12 1.96
Aug , 2022 2.31 2.18
Jul , 2022 2.32 2.23
Jun , 2022 2.17 2.06
May , 2022 2.12 1.95
Apr , 2022 2.12 1.96

Car rental price statistics in Wales

  • Average Price Icon
    € 161.77
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • Highest Daily Price Icon
    € 1119.00
    Highest daily price:
    Volvo XC60
  • Total Vehicles Icon
    6,098
    Total cars available
     
  • Most Popular Car Model Icon
    490
    Most popular model:
    Opel Corsa
  • Locations with Most Cars Icon
    292
    Location with most cars:
    Manchester - Airport
  • Cheapest Daily Price Icon
    € 23.0 per day
    Cheapest daily price:
    GREEN MOTION - Glasgow - Airport - International
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Key Highlights for Making the Most of Your Journey with a Rental Car

With a rental car from Rhino Car Hire, you can fully immerse yourself in the vibrant and diverse attractions of Wales. Drive through historic streets, visit iconic landmarks, and enjoy the surrounding natural beauty. Here are some key highlights to explore:

  • Visit the stunning Cardiff Castle, located in the heart of the capital city
  • Explore the picturesque Snowdonia National Park, perfect for hiking and outdoor adventures
  • Drive along the scenic Pembrokeshire Coast, known for its beautiful beaches and coastal walks
  • Discover the charming town of Conwy with its medieval castle and historic walls
  • Enjoy a scenic drive through the Brecon Beacons, offering breathtaking landscapes and quaint villages

Book Your Car Hire Now

Ready to explore Wales and its stunning surroundings at your own pace? Book your car hire with Rhino Car Hire today and take advantage of our affordable rates, wide vehicle selection, and exceptional service. Whether you’re planning a short trip or an extended stay, our hassle-free booking process and dedicated customer support make renting a car in Wales simple and convenient. Don’t wait – secure your car hire now and start your adventure in this beautiful country!

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Other Car Hire Locations in Wales

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Aberystwyth
€16.5
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €16.5 /day
Compact 5 5 3 from €18.4 /day
Economy 3 5 2 from €17.1/day
Cardiff
€15.5
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €15.5 /day
Compact 3 5 3 from €16.9 /day
Economy 3 5 2 from €15.7/day
Carmarthen
€29.4
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €27.1 /day
Compact 5 5 3 from €29.4 /day
Economy 3 5 2 from €27.1/day
Swansea
€15.5
 
 
Mini 3 4 1 from €15.5 /day
Compact 3 5 3 from €16.9 /day
Economy 3 5 2 from €15.7/day