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Livingston car hires from £78/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car hire in Livingston with a pick-up date of 20/8 and drop-off date of 10/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of hire. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Cheap car hire in Livingston

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Vauxhall Corsa car
Vauxhall Corsa
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
M
£79/day
Ford Focus car
Ford Focus
or similar SMALL
4
2
4-5
M
£83/day
Skoda Octavia car
Skoda Octavia
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
4-5
M
£103/day
Volvo XC60 car
Volvo XC60
or similar SUV
5
2
4-5
M
£225/day
Toyota Aygo car
Toyota Aygo
or similar SMALL
2
2
2-3
M
£78/day
Mercedes-Benz C-Class car
Mercedes-Benz C-Class
or similar LARGE
5
5
4-5
M
£140/day
Mercedes-Benz E-Class car
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
or similar LUXURY
5
5
4-5
M
£187/day
Class Special Car car
Class Special Car
or similar Category
5
5
2/4
M
£131/day
Nissan Juke car
Nissan Juke
or similar SUV
4
2
4-5
M
£156/day
Nissan Qashqai car
Nissan Qashqai
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
M
£156/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Livingston

  • Sitting just a short drive from the major city of Edinburgh (17 miles away), Livingston is a Scottish town that is known and loved for the historic and cultural attractions it offers to visitors, along with the picturesque tranquillity of the surrounding countryside. With car hire in Livingston, you can see everything the town and surrounding area is famous for: take a trip to Five Sisters Zoo (5 miles from the town centre), experience the historic surroundings of the Union Canal (7 miles away), or enjoy the peace of Cobbinshaw Reservoir (10 miles away).
  • Livingston sits 10 miles from Edinburgh Airport (EDI), a drive that can be completed in less than 20min via the M8 motorway. A number of hire car companies can be found at the airport terminal, including Enterprise, Hertz and Thrifty, meaning you will have no problem getting a car of your choice. Livingston car hire companies are also located in the town centre of Livingston, so planning your journey both locally and further afield should be simple enough.
  • Unlike many British towns, Livingston was planned to limit congestion and traffic: for getting around the town, make use of the ring road that sits to the east of Livingston. The vibrant inner city has no shortage of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops, so when driving nearby always be alert for pedestrians, cyclists, and other potential hazards.
  • Livingston isn’t quite as congested as neighbouring Edinburgh. However, you may find the roads to be slightly busier depending on what time of day you travel. From 08:00 until 10:00 you can expect a fair bit of traffic as locals make their way to work or school, then again in the afternoon, from around 16:00 until 19:00. Scotland in general also experiences extreme winters and Livingston is no exception: while major roads are rapidly treated for ice and snow, be careful when driving during the colder months.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Livingston for £24 or less
  • Book your car hire in Livingston at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Full-size hire cars in Livingston are around 21% more expensive than other car types, on average

FAQs about car hire in Livingston

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Livingston?

    The right vehicle for your car hire in Livingston depends entirely on your stay. For getting yourself around the town centre and urban areas, a comfortable compact would be ideal. Alternatively, those who want to use Livingston as a base to explore Edinburgh or the West Lothian countryside may find a larger car such as an estate or a 4x4 more suitable for their stay.

  • What’s the speed limit in Livingston?

    Generally speaking, the urban area has a speed limit of 30mph, however this is open to exceptions. Heavily pedestrianised roads and school areas implement a 20mph limit, while certain strategic roads have a higher limit of 40mph or even 50mph. When driving around the town centre, it is advisable to stick to a speed of 20mph and you will often see "Twenty’s Plenty" signs around Livingston suggesting just that.

  • Where are the best places to park in Livingston?

    A number of shops and shopping centres around Livingston offer free parking to customers for up to 2h, which is convenient if you are looking to do a quick bit of shopping. In the town centre, you can also find a multi-storey car park that is ideal for when you need a convenient and secure place for your vehicle. Prices begin at around £0.50 for up to an hour and continue up to £5 for 10h and £6 for up to 24h. Some on-street parking is also available, but be sure to read what the prices are and abide by any restrictions on where you want to park.

  • How much does it cost to hire a car in Livingston?

    On average a car hire in Livingston costs £40 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Livingston?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Enterprise Rent-A-Car (£78/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Enterprise Rent-A-Car 3c Howden W Rd EH54 6AA (1 miles from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Livingston?

    The average price of fuel in Livingston is £5.42 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £65 and £87, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Livingston?

    Full-size (Ford Galaxy or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Livingston.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Turnhouse airport (EDI)?

    Car hire companies onsite at Turnhouse airport include GREEN MOTION, DRIVALIA, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo, Europcar, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Sixt and keddy by Europcar.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Turnhouse airport (EDI)?

    Car hire companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Turnhouse airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo, Europcar, Hertz, Avis, Budget, Sixt, keddy by Europcar and Dollar.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Livingston?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does a Full Size car hire cost in Livingston?

    A Full Size car hire in Livingston costs £80 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Standard car hire cost in Livingston?

    A Standard car hire in Livingston costs £38 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Livingston?

    A Compact car hire in Livingston costs £68 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular car hire location in Livingston?

    In Livingston, cars are most frequently hired at Enterprise Rent-A-Car 12 Annandale Street (14 miles from city centre).

  • How much does a car hire in Livingston cost for a week?

    On average a car hire in Livingston costs £280 per week (£40 per day).

  • How much does a car hire in Livingston cost for a month?

    On average a car hire in Livingston costs £1,199 per month (£40 per day).

  • Should I get insurance when hiring a car in Livingston?

    Most car hire providers in Livingston offer insurance but the level of protection can differ substantially. If you're unsure whether to get extra protection for your car hire in Livingston, check out KAYAK's car hire insurance guide.

Livingston car hire reviews and directory

Firefly

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Best rated

2 locations in Livingston

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3 Firth Road

+44 843 309 3044

Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30
Saturday09:00 - 13:00

Unit 3C

+44 843 309 3044

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McRent

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2 locations in Livingston

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Edinburgh Broxburn

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Edinburgh Broxburn

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Arnold Clark

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One location in Livingston

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Carmondean Centre

+44 150 644 0867

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

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Most popular

One location in Livingston

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3c Howden W Rd

+44 1506 415902

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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Free2Move

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One location in Livingston

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Carmondean Centre

+44 1506 529427

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00

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Hertz

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Cheapest deal

One location in Livingston

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Unit 3c, Firth Road

+44 843 309 3044

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00

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Spaceships

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East Mains Industrial Estate

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Thrifty

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224 East Main Street

+44 333 332 1222

Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30

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Car hire locations in or near Livingston

Good to know

Most popular agency

GREEN MOTION

Most popular car type

Full-size

Average price

£40/day

Good deal

£24/day

When to book a car hire in Livingston

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Car hire insurance in Livingston

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Livingston car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the hire price but not all of them. We recommend being aware of your coverage when hiring a car in Livingston.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your hire. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a non-deductible option to your Livingston car hire.

Livingston car hire information

Pick-up locationLivingston
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Mini, Premium, Supplier choice
Hire locations6
Airport locations0
Popular agenciesEnterprise Rent-A-Car