|Car types||Commercial, Compact, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate estate car, Mini, Standard, Standard estate car|
|Popular agencies||keddy by Europcar, Hertz|
|Compact estate car||£85/day|
|Intermediate estate car||£93/day|
|Standard estate car||£105/day|
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 Lancaster 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 Lancaster.
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 Lancaster car rental.
Some car hire companies in Lancaster which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Avis and Hertz
On average a hire car in Lancaster costs £21 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at keddy by Europcar (£39/day) and Hertz (£53/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at keddy by Europcar Unit 3 Freightway- White Lund Ind Estate LA33PB (1 miles from the city centre).
The average price of fuel in Lancaster is £5.19 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £62 and £83, depending on the car size.
Mini (Ford Ka or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Lancaster.
Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Manchester airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Enterprise, Hertz, Alamo and Dollar.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
A Mini car hire in Lancaster costs £20 per day, on average.
A Economy car hire in Lancaster costs £24 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car hire in Lancaster costs £30 per day, on average.
In Lancaster, cars are most frequently hired at keddy by Europcar Unit 3 Freightway- White Lund Ind Estate (1 miles from city centre).
On average hiring a car in Lancaster costs £144 per week (£21 per day).
On average a car hire in Lancaster costs £615 per month (£21 per day).
Perfect for a city with plenty of narrow and historic streets, for your Lancaster car hire a compact car is always a good choice. This allows you to freely explore the urban areas of Lancaster as well as further afield. If you are planning on primarily visiting the various natural spots that can be found around Lancashire in general, then a car such as an estate model will allow you to easily navigate those country roads and appreciate England’s unspoiled scenery.
Most of the roads around Lancaster have a speed limit of 30mph, with this increasing for dual carriageways and then up to the national speed limit for motorways. Many UK cities such as Lancaster are introducing more and more 20mph zones, especially in the city centre, so always pay attention to road signs while driving.
Average UK prices for fuel are around £1.23 per litre for petrol and £1.26 for diesel, and Lancaster and the surrounding areas generally follow these averages. However, you can find petrol for as little as £1.16 per litre or as much as £1.27 around the city, so don’t be afraid to shop around for the best price. There are plenty of independent petrol stations available but, if in doubt, head to one of Lancaster’s major supermarkets which tend to have an on-site facility for fuelling up.
Lancaster City Council maintains an updated list of car parking locations in and around the city, which is well worth a look at while planning your journey. Be aware that car parks are either classified as short-stay or long-stay. While prices begin at around £1.50 for the first hour in both, they can be quite different if you are planning to park your car for between 12h and 24h.