Wellingborough car hire

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Wellingborough, ENG, United Kingdom
5 Aug — 12 Aug
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Wellingborough car hire information

Pick-up locationWellingborough
Car typesCompact, Economy, Full-size SUV, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury, Mini, Premium, Standard, Supplier choice
Hire locations4
Popular agenciesEnterprise

Cheap car hire in Wellingborough

£55/dayEconomy
£59/dayCompact
£81/dayIntermediate
£76/dayStandard
£137/dayFull-size SUV
£59/dayMini
£131/dayPremium
£170/dayLuxury
£64/dayIntermediate SUV
£103/daySupplier choice
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Wellingborough car hire reviews and directory

A Car Rental
Best rated
2 locations in Wellingborough
A Car Rental
Locations in Wellingborough
Bedford Road, Northampton
Parkway Volkswagen Northampton,Riverside Business Park
Recent reviews
From £13/day
keddy by Europcar
Cheapest deal
2 locations in Wellingborough
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Wellingborough
3 Morris Close- Park Farm Industrial Estate+44 371 384 5934
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Cattle Market Road - Service Station+44 371 384 5923
Monday08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday08:00 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 18:00
Friday08:00 - 18:00
Saturday08:00 - 18:00
Recent reviews
Sunnycars
2 locations in Wellingborough
Sunnycars
Locations in Wellingborough
16 Osyth Close
3 Morris Close
Recent reviews
Enterprise
1 location in Wellingborough
Enterprise
Locations in Wellingborough
39-43 The Embankment+44 1933 443044
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
Recent reviews
From £15/day
Europcar
Most popular
1 location in Wellingborough
Europcar
Locations in Wellingborough
3 Morris Close+44 371 384 5934
Recent reviews
Firefly
1 location in Wellingborough
Firefly
Locations in Wellingborough
2 Quorn Way+44 843 309 3054
Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00
Recent reviews
Thrifty
1 location in Wellingborough
Thrifty
Locations in Wellingborough
Unit 9a Moulton Park Business+44 1604 462071
Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
Wednesday08:30 - 17:30
Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30
Recent reviews

Car hire locations in or near Wellingborough

Good to know

Most popular agency

Europcar

Most popular car type

Compact

Average price

£25/day

Good deal

£18/day

When to book a car hire in Wellingborough

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for renting a car in Wellingborough

  • Having a hire car in Wellingborough is perfect for those wanting to explore the city itself and the surrounding areas. The town of Northampton and Castle Ashby Gardens are a mere 20min drive away. If you’re after a bit of nature time, then make sure you visit the stunning Stanwick Lakes, which are located in the River Nene National Park, for a walk, a bike ride, or a simple coffee by the water.
  • If you are arriving in Wellingborough via Birmingham Airport (BHX), you will find all car hire desks located inside the Arrivals area of the airport’s only terminal. Some of the international car hire companies that are available there include Avis, Budget and Hertz. If you are picking up your Wellingborough car hire from Heathrow Airport (LHR), you will find car hire desks at Level 0 in the Arrivals hall of each of the airport’s terminals.
  • Driving in Wellingborough is generally a stress-free experience, however you should watch out for speeding cars, as some locals don’t respect the speed limit on streets with lower limits. Look out for potential jaywalkers, as well as bicycles, which are usually out in force on sunny days in particular. If you are there between December and January, you might encounter icy roads in the evenings, as temperatures typically drop to around 1°C.
  • Wellingborough experiences rush hour traffic on weekdays in the mornings between around 07:00 and 09:00, and in the afternoons between around 16:00 and 18:00. In addition to traffic within the city, one of the surrounding roads that experiences an increased amount of traffic throughout the week is the A509, which sees many larger vehicles transporting heavy goods.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Wellingborough for £18 or less
  • Book your car hire in Wellingborough at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate car hires in Wellingborough are around 49% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car rentals in Wellingborough

  • Some car hire companies in Wellingborough 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 Wellingborough costs £25 per day.

  • In the past 72 hours, the cheapest car hires were found at Enterprise (£53/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest hire car price was found at Enterprise 39-43 The Embankment NN8 1LD (1 miles from the city centre).

  • The average price of fuel in Wellingborough is £4.99 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between £60 and £80, depending on the car size.

  • Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Wellingborough.

  • Car hire companies onsite at Heathrow airport include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, Ace, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Hertz, Virtuo and Budget.

  • Car hire companies onsite at Gatwick airport include Easirent, Europcar, Sixt, keddy by Europcar, Hertz, Budget, Dollar, Goldcar Rental SP and City Car & Truck Rentals.

  • Car hire companies onsite at London City airport include GREEN MOTION, Easirent, Europcar, keddy by Europcar, Avis, Hertz, Budget, Firefly and City Car & Truck Rentals.

  • 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 London City airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Avis, Hertz and Budget.

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

  • A Compact car hire in Wellingborough costs £19 per day, on average.

  • A Economy car hire in Wellingborough costs £21 per day, on average.

  • A Mini car hire in Wellingborough costs £77 per day, on average.

  • In Wellingborough, cars are most frequently hired at Europcar 3 Morris Close (2 miles from city centre).

  • On average hiring a car in Wellingborough costs £174 per week (£25 per day).

  • On average a car hire in Wellingborough costs £745 per month (£25 per day).

  • When choosing a hire car in Wellingborough, you need to take into consideration a couple of factors: the time of the year you are visiting and the length of the trips you will be taking. If you are there in winter, you will need a heavy duty car such as a 4x4 for additional safety on potential icy roads. If you are visiting in summer, then you could consider a small compact car, or a larger saloon car if you’re bringing the family with you and need more space for longer road trips.

  • The speed limit in most built-up areas within Wellingborough is 30mph, for example on streets such as Senwick Road and Northampton Road. In areas close to schools, the speed limit goes down to 20mph, while on major roads around the town, the speed limit varies between 40mph and 60mph, depending on the road.

  • The average price of petrol in Wellingborough is around £1.15 per litre. If your Wellingborough car hire is diesel powered, then you can expect to pay around £1.20 per litre. If you head to one of the petrol stations linked to supermarkets, such as Tesco and Sainsbury’s, you will get overall cheaper prices. It is possible to refuel your hire car 24h a day in most petrol stations, and if there is no attendant, you can usually pre-pay for your fuel by using the automatic machine located close to the pumps.

  • Regardless of where you’re heading around Wellingborough, it is possible to find free car parking within a 5 to 10min walk of your destination. If you’re visiting the historic city centre, the best places to park are at the Swansgate Shopping Centre, which is located on Commercial Way and open from 7:00 to 19:00, on Jackon’s Lane, which is a bit further but open all day, or at Sharman Road car park beside the Morrisons supermarket off Oxford Street, however stays here are limited to 3h.