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York Mini Guide

York in northern England is an ancient cathedral city which is well worth visiting. This medieval city in North Yorkshire was originally formed by the Romans and is rich in history. It is also an ideal base from which to drive into the stunning Yorkshire countryside. Manchester Airport provides the easiest onward connection to the city of York with direct trains.

Cheapest car hire in York

Opel Combo Van

2 Adults, 4 Doors

From 37.06 EUR/day
Opel Combo Van

7 Days rental at 259.43 EUR from 23/01/2023

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Ford Transit SWB Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 37.61 EUR/day
Ford Transit SWB Van

7 Days rental at 263.28 EUR from 23/01/2023

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Ford Transit Cargo Van

3 Adults, 4 Doors

From 65.58 EUR/day
Ford Transit Cargo Van

7 Days rental at 459.10 EUR from 23/01/2023

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  • York car hire special offers

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

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

Useful to know about York

  • York was founded by the Romans in 71 AD.
  • It was built at the confluence between the River Foss and the River Ouse.
  • In 866 York was captured by Vikings.
  • Today more than 130,000 people live in York.
  • The name York was first used in the 13th century.
  • Leeds Bradford is the nearest international airport with Newcastle a little further away but better connected.


Popular car hire destinations in York

Best car rental companies in York

based on 5938 reviews
15 min (average wait time)
No.1: HERTZ,
based on 13746 reviews
15 min (average wait time)
based on 1270 reviews
19 min (average wait time)

York car hire information

  • 8.2/10
    Best Rated Agent:
    Firefly Corporate
  • € 263.27
    Average price:
    (per week)
  • € 37.61
    Best Price:
    Per Week
  • 1
    Most Popular Type:
  • 1
    Most popular model:
    Ford Transit SWB Van
  • 3
    Total Cars Available

Average prices per day for car hire in York

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

FAQs about car hire in York

How much does car hire in York cost?

Car hire in York costs as little as €37.60 per day, however the average price across all suppliers for a Intermediate class vehicle is €37.60 per day. The most expensive car to hire is €65.60 per day from EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS for a Ford Transit Cargo Van.

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in York?

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

What car hire companies offer sanitised car rental in York?

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

Who is the best car rental agent in York?

Based on recent customer reviews over the last 3 months, Hertz Corporate has the highest customer rating for car hire in York with a score of 8.2/10

with Firefly Corporate rated second best with a score of 8.2/10


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

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

Who is the cheapest car hire agent in York?

The cheapest car hire company in York is EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS, with prices for a class car such as the Opel Combo Van available from as little as €259.42 per week.

How much is fuel in York?

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

What car hire agencies are available in York?

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

What type of car can I hire in York?

We can arrange , Intermediate and Oversize class rental cars in York.

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

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

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

We don’t have any discount codes for car hire in York at the moment, however EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS rates start from just €259.42 per week. If you’ve found a cheaper price than €259.42 from EUROPCAR VANS AND TRUCKS in York 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 York?

The cheapest price to hire a car for a week in York is €263.20 per week with an average price of €263.20 per week across all car hire companies.
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Information about the car hire agents in York

Telephone numbers for popular car hire companies in York

  • Europcar vans and trucks (tel: +44 8448464003)
  • Hertz (tel: 8433093082)
  • Firefly (tel: +44 (0)8433093082)
  • Enterprise (tel: 01904-623000)

Pick-up locations for car hire companies in York

  • Europcar vans and trucks (Queen Street, Adjacent to Long Stay Car Park, York, YO24 1AD)
  • Hertz (Leeman Road, York, YO264XH)
  • Firefly (Leeman Road, York, YO26 4XH)
  • Enterprise (15 FOSS ISLAND ROAD, YORK, YO31 7UL, ENG)

Car hire company ratings in York

  • Hertz: Rated 8.2/10 from 1552 reviews
  • Firefly: Rated 8.2/10 from 503 reviews
  • Enterprise EMEA: Rated 8.1/10 from 570 reviews

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