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Car hire York York is an independent car hire comparison site. Our system compares prices from well-known car hire companies. As a customer, you can always book your hire car through us at a competitive rate.

Car rental offers in York

Whether you're looking for a small rental car or a station wagon for the entire family, we will always have a suitable vehicle for the lowest price. Below are some examples from our selection in York.

Car type
Station wagon

Car rental companies in York

Below are the car rental companies in York with the best ratings. Compare all ratings and prices of these rental companies in one search.

  • Alamo

    8.7 (8302)
    No rates available
  • FireFly Car Rental

    8.4 (3673)
    No rates available
  • Europcar

    8.4 (7747)
    From £ 26 / day
  • Enterprise

    8.2 (1831)
    No rates available
  • Avis

    8.1 (5764)
    No rates available
  • Hertz

    8.1 (6596)
    No rates available
  • Keddy By Europcar

    7.9 (3185)
    No rates available
  • Dollar Rent a Car

    7.7 (4122)
    No rates available
  • National Car Rental

    8.1 (395)
    No rates available
  • Sixt

    7.6 (3139)
    No rates available

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Car rental companies in and around York

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Available locations in York:

York Station
3-7 Layerthorpe

Location information for York

There are quite a number of places to visit while you're in York. You can find York Minster, one of the largest Gothic Cathedral in the whole Northern Europe, inside the city's medieval walls. Then there's Clifford's Tower, a keep built on top of York Castle, where in 1190 Jewish member of York community killed themselves rather than face a violent mob. Other attractions in York include the medieval street of the Shambles and Snickelways, the Castle Museum, the Yorkshire Museum, the Merchant Adventurer's Hall, the Museum Gardens, the JORVIK Viking Center, and a number of medieval churches.

Of course, it would impossible to cover all of these attractions on your feet. You need a means to travel around the city and nearby locations. A car hire in York is your best choice when discovering and rediscovering York and nearby areas. Car for hire allows travelers to enjoy York with comfort and convenience you can never enjoy with public transport. There are quite a number of companies operating from York, including international car hire companies like Alamo, Hertz, Europcar, Avis and Dollar that offer cheap car hires. These companies provide customers with cars and packages, allowing you to enjoy the view with robbing yourself clean of money.

Practical information

  • Currency
    British pound
  • Driving direction
  • City speed limit
    48 km/h
  • Freeway speed limit
    96 km/h
  • Language
  • Popular car category

What most people want to know

The following questions and answers are a selection of the most popular questions. If you do not find the answer to your question, have a look at the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact us.

Is the cheapest?

Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.

What do I need to do when picking up a car?

To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.

Are there any additional costs?

In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).

What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?

In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.

What is a worry-free label?

Only rental companies with a high level of customer satisfaction are eligible to be included in our Worry-Free selection. This rate includes excess cover and unlimited kilometres. Your vehicle will be provided and must be returned with a full tank of fuel. With a vehicle from our Worry-Free selection, you can travel with peace of mind and no hidden costs.

How can I change or cancel my reservation?

You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).

When will I get a confirmation of my booking?

Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).

Which car rental companies are compared by at this location?
  • Alamo
  • FireFly Car Rental
  • Europcar
  • Enterprise
  • Avis
  • Hertz
  • Keddy By Europcar
  • Dollar Rent a Car
  • National Car Rental
  • Sixt