|Car types||Compact, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Mini, People carrier, Premium, Standard|
|Popular agencies||Europcar, keddy by Europcar|
Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Brighton car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Brighton.
Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Brighton car rental.
Some car hire companies in Brighton which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Hertz and National
On average a hire car in Brighton costs £18 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at keddy by Europcar (£26/day) and Europcar (£45/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at keddy by Europcar Cannon Place BN12FB (1 miles from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Brighton is £5.30 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £64 and £85, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Audi A3 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Brighton.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Heathrow airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, Ace, Avis, Hertz and Enterprise.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Gatwick airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, Ace, keddy by Europcar, Avis and Hertz.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Stansted airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, INTERRENT, Sixt, Alamo, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Hertz and Enterprise.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Intermediate car hire in Brighton costs £30 per day, on average.
In Brighton, cars are most frequently hired at Easirent Crowne Plaza Langley Drive (23 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Brighton costs £125 per week (£18 per day).
On average a car hire in Brighton costs £534 per month (£18 per day).
This depends on the kind of experience you want to have. If you’re focused on business or enjoying the city’s tourist attractions, opt for a more compact city car or economy model to more easily negotiate traffic. If you’re planning a road trip to explore the surrounding Sussex area, a comfy saloon or MPV will serve you well. You can also get 4x4s for countryside rambles.
The speed limits in Brighton and Hove vary from 20mph in the city centre and residential suburbs to the standard 30mph in many other UK cities. These speed limits are on specific roads in identified zones. In other areas you can drive up to 40mph, so it’s best to keep a sharp eye out for speed limit signage. On motorways, you can travel at the standard 60mph on a single carriageway road and 70mph on a dual carriageway.
The price you pay to fill your refuel your car will depend on the size of your hire and where you fill up. The average price of petrol in Brighton is around £1.17 per litre. BP, MFG and Esso have a substantial presence; all within 6 miles of the city centre. Convenient petrol stations in the local area include the Station Garage at the Ada Superstore on the Marina and the petrol station at Sainsbury's in West Hove.
Because of the numerous public seaside walking areas along the promenades, your best bet to find parking for visiting these areas is to use one of the car parks in the city centre. Look for The Lanes or Regency Square Car Park. These will cost anything from around £2 to around £20. You will need a permit to park in central Brighton, with a tiered cost access scale. Tariffs depend on where and for how many hours you park, starting at around £2 per hour in some areas and topping out at about £4 in others.