Oxford car hire

Oxford car hire

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Oxford car hire information

Pick-up location Oxford
Car types Compact, Economy, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini, Premium, SUV, Standard, Van
Hire locations 20
Airport locations 1
Popular agencies Alamo, keddy by Europcar, Europcar, Surprise agency

Cheap car hire in Oxford

Economy £15/day
Compact £16/day
Intermediate £17/day
Standard £19/day
SUV £19/day
Mini £14/day
Premium £36/day
Van £51/day
Luxury £38/day
2 Adults, 2 Bags
Economy car in Oxford
keddy
4 Adults, 2 Bags
Compact car in Oxford
keddy
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Intermediate car in Oxford
keddy
5 Adults, 3 Bags
Standard car in Oxford
keddy
5 Adults, 3 Bags
SUV car in Oxford
keddy
2 Adults, 2 Bags
Mini car in Oxford
keddy
5 Adults, 5 Bags
Premium car in Oxford
alamo
5 Adults, 5 Bags
Van car in Oxford
alamo
5 Adults, 5 Bags
Luxury car in Oxford
alamo
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 24 hours.

Oxford car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Enterprise
enterprise
Best rated
8.5 Excellent (12,807 reviews)
3 locations in Oxford
Enterprise
Locations in Oxford
10 Watlington Road
+44 186 539 6000
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
53 West Way
+44 186 520 2088
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 16:00
Sunday11:00 - 16:00
Building 34, Oxford Airport
+44 186 584 8484
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00
All Enterprise reviews
Enterprise reviews in Oxford

Recent reviews

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car was clean
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great customer
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car available
car was great
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great experience
airport location
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picked up the car
drop the car
From £19/day
Rated no. 2
Avis
avis
7.6 Good (2,243 reviews)
1 location in Oxford
Avis
Locations in Oxford
Watlington Road
+44 344 544 6087
Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday
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Avis reviews in Oxford

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customer service
pick up the car
credit card
car was clean
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great service
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returned the car
friendly staff
great experience
airport location
car smelled
From £22/day
Rated no. 3
Hertz
hertz
10.0 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in Oxford
Hertz
Locations in Oxford
Osney Mead
+44 186 592 0164
Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30
Saturday09:30 - 12:30
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Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent
4 Sep 2019
Pros: Friendly staff and easy upgrade
Cons: All good, really. A little far from the train station, about 15-minute walk.
From £23/day
Rated no. 4
Europcar
europcar
6.6 Good (2 reviews)
2 locations in Oxford
Europcar
Locations in Oxford
Little Mead Business Park
+44 371 384 5974
Littlemead Business Park
+44 371 384 5974
  • 6.0
  • 6.0
  • 8.0
  • 7.0
  • 6.0
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent
19 Jun 2018
Europcar in Oxford
Pros: excellent car, great service, and best price
3.2 Mediocre
31 Jan 2019
Cons: I was overcharged
From £21/day
Rated no. 5
Budget
budget
Most popular
3.6 Mediocre (1 review)
1 location in Oxford
Budget
Locations in Oxford
Watlington Road
+44 344 544 8468
Monday08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 16:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday
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Recent reviews
3.6 Mediocre
21 Jul 2019
Pros: Reasonably priced
Cons: At pick up I was told there was no damage to the vehicle, but upon my inspection I found scratches and paint chips which I showed to the manager. The damage was then documented, but this raises concerns that lax oversight will lead to false damage claims for the renter. Scamming going on?
YourRent
yourrent
2 locations in Oxford
YourRent
Locations in Oxford
Oxford Kidlington Airport
Oxford Railway Station
From £27/day
Alamo
alamo
1 location in Oxford
Alamo
Locations in Oxford
Enterprise Rent A Car
+44 186 520 2088
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 16:00
Sunday11:00 - 16:00
From £19/day
Firefly
firefly
1 location in Oxford
Firefly
Locations in Oxford
Osney Mead
+44 843 309 3059
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
GREEN MOTION
greenmotion
1 location in Oxford
GREEN MOTION
Locations in Oxford
2, Oxford Road
INTERRENT
interrent
1 location in Oxford
INTERRENT
Locations in Oxford
Little Mead Business Park
From £15/day
keddy by Europcar
keddy
Cheapest deal
1 location in Oxford
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Oxford
Littlemead Business Park- Ferry Hinksey Road
+44 371 384 5974
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 16:00
Sunday09:00 - 16:00
National
national
1 location in Oxford
National
Locations in Oxford
Enterprise Rent A Car
+44 186 520 2088
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday09:00 - 16:00
Sunday11:00 - 16:00
Sunnycars
sunnycars
1 location in Oxford
Sunnycars
Locations in Oxford
Ferry Hinksey Road
Thrifty
thrifty
1 location in Oxford
Thrifty
Locations in Oxford
Electric Avenue, Ferry Hinksey Road, Osney Mead Industrial Estate
+44 186 525 0252
Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30
Saturday08:30 - 12:30
Sunday
4 travellers who hired a car in Oxford gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.7

Car hire locations in or near Oxford

Good to know

Most popular agency Budget
Most popular car type Economy
Average price £33/day
Good deal £22/day

When to book a car hire in Oxford

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Top tips for hiring a car in Oxford

  • As a visitor to Oxford, renting a car means that you don't have to restrict your sightseeing to the city center. Although there are several options for public transport around the city, they can be expensive and fail to give you the same freedom as a car. There are plenty of places to be discovered across the city and beyond with a car, like the University Museum of Natural History and Bicester Village.
  • Excited to rent a car on your visit to Oxford? If you are landing at London Oxford Airport you will find only one car hire company based on-site. You will find its car hire office located in Building 34, opposite the Terminal entrance, which is a few meters away. You can also arrange a pick-up from other local off-site car hire companies.
  • Travelers new to the UK should remember to drive on the left. When you enter a divided highway or motorway, you must keep to the left-hand lane unless you’re passing. Roundabouts are very common on UK roads, especially in and around Oxford. The traffic will flow in a clockwise direction around roundabouts, so you must give way to traffic approaching from your right.
  • The morning rush hour in Oxford begins around 7:00 am until 10:00 am and again in the evening from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. On Sundays and bank holidays, traffic is much heavier on the roads. If possible, it’s best to avoid the M40 motorway, especially going towards London, on weekdays as it’s often congested at rush hour.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Oxford for £22 or less
  • Book your car hire in Oxford at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy car hires in Oxford are around 46% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Oxford

How much does it cost to hire a car in Oxford?

On average a hire car in Oxford costs £33 per day.

What is the most popular car hire in Oxford?

Economy (Hyundai Accent or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Oxford.

What is the cheapest car hire agency in Oxford?

In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at keddy by Europcar (£14/day) and Alamo (£36/day).

What is the best car hire agency in Oxford?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car hire companies in Oxford are rentalcars.com (10.0, 1 reviews), Alamo (10.0, 1 reviews), and Hertz (8.6, 7 reviews).

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Gatwick airport (LGW)?

Car hire companies onsite at Gatwick airport include Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, Budget, Hertz, keddy by Europcar and Dollar.

Which car hire agencies are at the airport: Heathrow airport (LHR)?

Car hire companies onsite at Heathrow airport include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, Budget, Hertz, SURPRICE CAR RENTAL, keddy by Europcar, Avis and Dollar.

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Gatwick airport (LGW)?

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

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Heathrow airport (LHR)?

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

Which car hire companies will pick you up at the airport: Luton airport (LTN)?

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

What is the cheapest car hire location in Oxford?

In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at keddy by Europcar Littlemead Business Park- Ferry Hinksey Road OX20BY (1 miles from the city centre).

How can I find a car hire near me in Oxford?

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

How much does a Economy car hire cost in Oxford?

A Economy car hire in Oxford costs £32 per day, on average.

What is the most popular car hire location in Oxford?

In Oxford, cars are most frequently hired at keddy by Europcar Littlemead Business Park- Ferry Hinksey Road (0.09 miles from city centre).

How much does it cost to hire a car for a week in Oxford?

On average hiring a car in Oxford costs £228 per week (£33 per day).

How much does it cost to hire a car long term for a month in Oxford?

On average a car hire in Oxford costs £977 per month (£33 per day).

What type of car is recommended for driving in Oxford?

Renting a smaller car model means that you won’t have any problem navigating Oxford. The city center features mainly narrow streets and outside of the city are undulating country roads that lead to nearby villages, meaning you would need to rent a compact car for complete comfort.

What's the speed limit in Oxford?

The main speed limit for Oxford is 20 mph, especially in residential areas where there are a high volume of cyclists and pedestrians. In urban areas, a speed limit of 30 mph is enforced, while on single carriageways it’s 60 mph. On dual carriageways and motorways the speed limit is 70 mph. Elsewhere, the rest of the UK’s roads adhere to the national speed limit of 60 mph.

How are gas prices in Oxford?

The price of petrol in the UK is double that of prices in the US; just remember that petrol in the UK is measured in liters rather than gallons. In Oxford, the average price of a liter of fuel is around £1.25 ($1.55), which is about $5.94 per gallon.

Where are the best places to park in Oxford?

When it comes to parking in Oxford, you have many options. If you have the time, you can use the Park and Ride, which has many locations on the outskirts of Oxford. In the city center you can either use the on-street parking or the various parking lots. A well-located parking lot is Oxpens, next to Oxford Ice Rink, which costs around £3.00 ($3.72) per hour.

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