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Stafford car hires from £30/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 Stafford with a pick-up date of 8/7 and drop-off date of 16/7. 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 Stafford

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Ford Fiesta car
Ford Fiesta
or similar SMALL
2
2
4-5
M
£30/day
Class Compact Car car
Class Compact Car
or similar SMALL
4
2
4-5
M
£34/day
Peugeot 3008 car
Peugeot 3008
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
4-5
M
£45/day
Vauxhall Insignia car
Vauxhall Insignia
or similar MEDIUM
5
3
4-5
M
£44/day
Mercedes-Benz E-Class car
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
or similar LUXURY
5
5
4-5
M
£83/day
Nissan Juke car
Nissan Juke
or similar SUV
4
2
4-5
M
£38/day
Nissan Qashqai car
Nissan Qashqai
or similar SUV
5
3
4-5
M
£41/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past 48 hours.

KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Stafford

  • A car hire in Stafford gives you the freedom and flexibility to explore this charming town in the West Midlands. It also allows you to discover its surrounding areas and nearby cities with ease. Once you’ve visited Stafford Castle and the Ancient High House, you can head out to the historic Snugborough Estate for the day, or take in the scenic views at Cannock Chase, which can be reached in as little as 15-20min by car. Alternatively, you can experience the hustle and bustle of Birmingham in around 35min. A 2h drive away, hikers and mountain climbers alike can visit Snowdonia National Park in Wales, home to the country’s highest mountain – Mount Snowdon.
  • The closest airport to Stafford is Birmingham International, which is a little under 40 miles away. There, you’ll find a large selection of car hire firms to choose from, including Europcar, Sixt and Avis. All desks are located in the main terminal building between Costa and Wrapchic. Simply pick up your Stafford car hire a 5min walk away next to Car Park 4 and be on your way in no time. Exit the airport and take the M6 north directly into Stafford town centre. The journey should take no longer than 45min in normal traffic.
  • Staffordshire is an old Anglo-Saxon town comprised of narrow cobbled streets that should be driven with caution. During busy periods like Saturday mornings, the town can have lots of pedestrians to watch out for. Roads are well-maintained and signs are clear, although you may find adding a sat-nav to your car hire in Stafford useful if you’re not familiar with the area. The country roads surrounding Stafford can be narrow, winding and slow due to farming vehicles. Always be mindful when overtaking and only do so when there’s a clear view ahead.
  • In general, traffic in Stafford is relatively normal. Queues are likely at traffic lights and busy junctions, although it’s not usually chaotic. The M6 that runs by Stafford is liable to heavy congestion during rush hour, which tends to be between the hours of 07:30-09:30 and 16:30-18:30. The area surrounding Stafford has been known to flood during heavy rainfall, so listen in to local weather updates if you experience these kinds of conditions when you’re in town.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Stafford for £30 or less
  • Book your car hire in Stafford at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard hire cars in Stafford are around 19% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car hire in Stafford

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

    A compact economy vehicle is ideal for trips in and around town and the local area. It’ll suit the narrow streets and country roads perfectly. For those travelling to and from Birmingham on business, a larger saloon may offer more comfort and power for motorway driving.

  • What’s the speed limit in Stafford?

    The speed limit in Stafford town centre is usually 30mph with 20mph zones possible on tight one-way streets. On the outer roads, it tends to fluctuate between 40-50mph and can be as low as 30mph when passing through surrounding villages. On motorways like the M6, the national limit of 70mph applies.

  • Where are the best places to park in Stafford?

    When it comes to parking your car, Stafford has a range of spots available that can accommodate most vehicle types. The Riverside Undercroft car park is a great place to park up for a few hours of shopping in the centre of town and costs around £1.10 per hour. Most car parks in Stafford offer cashless payment and, in some cases, you can use your smart phone. Just look out for the sign by the pay station.

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

    On average a car hire in Stafford costs £34 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car hire company in Stafford?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Arnold Clark (£30/day) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car (£35/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Arnold Clark Spitfire Close Mustang Drive ST16 1GX (2 miles from the city centre).

  • How much is the price of fuel in Stafford?

    The average price of fuel in Stafford is £5.53 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £66 and £88, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Stafford?

    Standard (Class Commercial Truck or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Stafford.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Manchester airport (MAN)?

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

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Manchester airport (MAN)?

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

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

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

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

    A Standard car hire in Stafford costs £44 per day, on average.

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

    A Full Size car hire in Stafford costs £92 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Stafford?

    An Economy car hire in Stafford costs £23 per day, on average.

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

    In Stafford, cars are most frequently hired at DRIVALIA Arrivals Hall, Airport Way Birmingham Airport (29 miles from city centre).

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

    On average a car hire in Stafford costs £237 per week (£34 per day).

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

    On average a car hire in Stafford costs £1,018 per month (£34 per day).

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

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

Stafford car hire reviews and directory

Free2Move

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Best rated

3 locations in Stafford

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115 Lichfield Road

+44 1785 275000

Monday08:30 - 18:30
Tuesday08:30 - 18:30
Wednesday08:30 - 18:30
Thursday08:30 - 18:30
Friday08:30 - 18:30
Saturday08:30 - 18:30
Sunday10:00 - 16:00

A5 Watling Street

+44 1543 330743

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

Spitfire Close

+44 1785 215555

Monday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Friday08:00 - 17:0013:00 - 16:00
Saturday13:00 - 16:0008:00 - 17:00

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Arnold Clark

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Cheapest deal

One location in Stafford

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Spitfire Close Mustang Drive

+44 178 521 5560

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

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Unit 2 And 3, Romford Court

+44 1785 220755

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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Firefly

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One location in Stafford

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Tollgate Industrial Park, Tollgate Drive

+44 178 531 9619

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:30 - 18:30

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FLIZZR

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One location in Stafford

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141 St Albans Rd

+44 844 499 3399

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Hertz

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Tollgate Drive

+44 1785 319619

Monday08:30 - 18:30
Tuesday08:30 - 18:30
Wednesday08:30 - 18:30
Thursday08:30 - 18:30
Friday08:30 - 18:30

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Sixt

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St Albans Road

+44-8444993399

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Sunnycars

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Tollgate Drive

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Good to know

Most popular agency

GREEN MOTION

Most popular car type

Standard

Average price

£34/day

Good deal

£30/day

When to book a car hire in Stafford

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Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches

Car hire insurance in Stafford

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Some Stafford 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 Stafford.

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 Stafford car hire.

Stafford car hire information

Pick-up locationStafford
Car typesCompact, Compact SUV, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Standard
Hire locations9
Airport locations0
Popular agenciesEnterprise Rent-A-Car, Arnold Clark