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Car Hire at Edinburgh Airport

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Popular car groups at Edinburgh Airport

Small, practical and easy to park, economy cars are ideal for driving through busy city streets. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Vauxhall Corsa - 4Seats

    Vauxhall Corsa

    4 1 1
  • Ford Focus - 5Seats

    Ford Focus

    5 2
  • Hyundai i30 - 5Seats

    Hyundai i30

    5 2
  • Fiat 500 - 4Seats

    Fiat 500

    4 2

Standard cars are big and comfortable – perfect for family holidays and long-distance driving. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Ford Mondeo - 5Seats

    Ford Mondeo

    5 2 1
  • Skoda Octavia - 5Seats

    Skoda Octavia

    5 2 1
  • Volkswagen Passat - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Passat

    5 2 1
  • Vauxhall Mokka - 5Seats

    Vauxhall Mokka

    5 2 1

Travelling with a large group? We offer a wide range of 7, 9 and 12-seat people carriers and minivans. Here are some examples:

  • Vauxhall Zafira - 5/7Seats

    Vauxhall Zafira

    5/7 2/4
  • Ford Galaxy - 7Seats

    Ford Galaxy

    7 4
  • Citroen C4 Grande Picasso - 5/7Seats

    Citroen C4 Grande Picasso

    5/7 2/4
  • Volkswagen Sharan - 7Seats

    Volkswagen Sharan

    7 4

Estate cars have plenty of room for both people and luggage. Perfect for family holidays.  Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Volkswagen Passat Estate - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Passat Estate

    5 3
  • Vauxhall Astra Estate - 5Seats

    Vauxhall Astra Estate

    5 3
  • Volkswagen Golf Estate - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Golf Estate

    5 3
  • Ford Focus Estate - 5Seats

    Ford Focus Estate

    5 3

Arrive at your destination in comfort and luxury – in a classy executive car. Here are some examples:

  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class - 5Seats

    Mercedes-Benz C-Class

    5 2 1
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class - 5Seats

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class

    5 2 1
  • Audi A4 - 5Seats

    Audi A4

    5 2 1
  • BMW 5-series - 5Seats

    BMW 5-series

    5 2 1

Going off the beaten track? Enjoy your adventure in a rugged 4x4 or SUV. Check out these examples and compare prices:

  • Volkswagen Tiguan - 5Seats

    Volkswagen Tiguan

    5 3
  • Honda CR-V - 5Seats

    Honda CR-V

    5 3
  • BMW X3 - 5Seats

    BMW X3

    5 3
  • Jeep Renegade - 5Seats

    Jeep Renegade

    5 3

Find the ideal convertible car for you - get a great car at a great price. Here are some examples:

  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio - 4Seats

    Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio

    4 2
  • Volkswagen Golf Cabrio - 4Seats

    Volkswagen Golf Cabrio

    4 2
  • BMW 2 Series Cabrio - 4Seats

    BMW 2 Series Cabrio

    4 2

Where is Edinburgh Airport (EDI)?



EH12 9DN Edinburgh, United Kingdom

If you are flying into Edinburgh, Edinburgh Airport is a perfect location to hire a car from and start a road trip to discover Scotland’s unique beauty.

Low-cost airlines such as Flybe and EasyJet has helped Edinburgh Airport grow passenger numbers to on average 25,000 (2014) passengers a day and has made car hire companies more competitive.

In one easy search we help customers find exclusive car hire deals at Edinburgh Airport and access impartial reviews.

How do I find the best car hire deals at Edinburgh Airport?

Our team continuously deal with car hire companies in order to provide our customers with exclusive prices. At Edinburgh Airport we compare prices from companies including Hertz, Avis, Sixt and Thrifty. We also ask each customer to rate and review their rental experience (from the condition of the car to the overall value for money), so you get impartial advice about each company we compare. You can see their feedback next to each car when you search on our site.

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What choice of cars are there to hire at Edinburgh Airport?

Whether you need something small or spacious, there are plenty of cars at Edinburgh Airport. From mini, economy and compact cars (ideal for single travellers or couples) to 9-seater people carriers (perfect for large groups who need a minibus-like vehicle to get around), finding your perfect car has never been easier. To help you find the right car for your needs, use the handy filters on the search results page.

We want to make your rental experience as straightforward as possible, so we explain exactly what is included with each car upfront — meaning no nasty surprises when you get to the counter.

How much does it cost to rent a car at Edinburgh Airport?

Over the past 2 weeks, our customers at Edinburgh Airport have paid:

Car Type Average Daily Price*
Compact £35.73
Standard £36.42
People Carrier £87.14

What tips are there for hiring a car at Edinburgh Airport?

  • 1
    Most of the car hire companies we work with are based in the rental centre at Edinburgh Airport, but some have their counter in-terminal or off-site (accessed by a shuttle bus). There is a covered walkway linking the terminal to the rental centre.
  • 2
    If you are happy to take a shuttle bus to your car, you might be able to save money by renting with an off-site company.
  • 3
    When dropping your hire car off at the airport, turn right at the roundabout by the Hilton Hotel. Follow this road and take the first left before you reach the tram crossing.
  • 4
    To avoid added fuel charges, book a car with a full-to-full fuel policy. As long as you refill the tank just before the rental is over, you won't pay any extra fuel fees.
  • 5
    When choosing your hire car, think about how many passengers you will have and how much luggage space you will need.
  • 6
    Edinburgh Airport is around 8 miles (12km) west of the city centre, and the journey into the city takes about 25 minutes in light traffic. The A8 links the airport to the city.
  • 7
    The airport is close to the M8, M9 and M90 motorways.
  • 8
    Edinburgh gets very busy in August, when the annual Fringe Festival takes place.
  • 9
    The postcode for the airport is EH12 9DN.

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