Bath car rentals from C$ 70/day

This price is the cheapest per day rate found by a KAYAK user in the last 72 hours by searching for a car rental in Bath with a pick-up date of 25/5 and drop-off date of 7/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available at all agencies or on all dates of rental. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
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Bath car rental information

Pick-up locationBath
Car typesIntermediate, Intermediate SUV, Luxury SUV, Passenger Van
Rental locations14
Airport locations0
Popular agenciesAlamo

Cheap car rentals in Bath

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IntermediateC$ 70/day
Passenger VanC$ 146/day
Intermediate SUVC$ 72/day
Luxury SUVC$ 151/day
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KAYAK’s top tips for renting a car in Bath

  • If you are looking for accessible navigation in your cheap car rentals in Bath, here are some of the city's key motorways. The A4, which passes through the city from east to west, links Bristol, London, and Reading. The A4 cuts through the heart of the city and connects with the A36, a north-south highway that leads to Salisbury and Southampton. The A367 is an important thoroughfare that links Bath to the neighbouring communities of Wells and Frome. In addition to these highways, the M4 motorway is easily accessible by the A46, which connects Bath to other towns including Swansea, Cardiff, and Gloucester.
  • For a quick drive around in your cheap car rentals in Bath, here are two key toll highways in the city. The first is the east-west M4 motorway, also known as the London-South Wales Motorway. This toll road connects large cities like London and Cardiff in Wales to Bath and other urban centres like Bristol and Cardiff. The A36 is the second toll road, connecting Bath and Warminster in a north-south direction. It connects the two cities of Bath and Warminster and serves as an alternative route for those who don't want to pay the toll on the M4 motorway. Both of these tollways are managed by Highways England.
  • In Bath, the age required to hire a vehicle from Bath car rentals is 21. As a Canadian, you will need an international driving permit in addition to your valid driver's licence, in case your driver's licence is not in English. To complete the rental procedure, you will also need a valid passport and a credit card in your name. The rental provider may also request a government-issued ID from you as further identification verification. The car rental provider may also look into your past driving experiences to verify that you meet their requirements. Finally, a security deposit to hold the rental car may be requested by the rental operator.
  • Considered one of Britain’s most attractive cities, a car hire in Bath affords you the convenience of discovering its charms with the flexibility of exploring the greater Somerset region in ways where other modes of public transport fall short. American Museum and Gardens is about 2 miles from the city centre and filled with spectacular colonial era artefacts and fascinating Civil War antiquities. Take in the sights on the 58-mile drive down to Poole and tour the famous Poole Lighthouse, as well as the stunning natural harbour.
  • SIXT, Enterprise and Alamo are part of the list of companies at Bristol Airport where you can pick-up a Bath car hire after your flight arrives there. Upon exiting the Arrivals Hall, follow the directions to find the collection point for the special shuttle bus, which will transport you to the airport’s dedicated Car Hire Centre near the Silver Zone Car Park. The shuttle runs every 10min and is available round the clock daily. Once you collect your vehicle, it’s a drive of approx. 20 miles before you reach Bath.
  • Bath is one of the UK’s most visited cities due in large part to its collection of Roman baths and popular yearly festivals, so a huge amount of foot traffic should be anticipated along with a steady stream of vehicles, motorcycles and bikes. Roads prone to traffic congestion during rush hours include the A4 (Lower Bristol Road), which dissects the city east to west, as well as the A367 and A3039, which are primary arteries downtown. Secondary roads connected to these tributaries may also be vulnerable to tie-ups so add a bit of extra time if necessary.
  • Rush hour traffic in Bath can typically be expected in the morning from 07:00-09:00; during afternoon lunch from 13:00-15:00 and again during the evening hours between 18:00-20:00. If you need to be in the downtown area during these hours it’s better to use public transportation unless time is not a factor. If you have a sat nav you can always find alternative routes to skirt troublesome areas when entering and exiting the city limits.
  • 25% of our users found rental cars in Bath for C$ 49 or less
  • Book your rental car in Bath at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Standard rental cars in Bath are around 71% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about renting a car in Bath

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

    Compacts and small economy cars are ideal for roaming around old cities like Bath whose downtown streets tend to be narrow and filled with tight corners. Larger passenger vehicles like SUVs and intermediate-sized saloons may be challenged navigating these roads, but if you’re travelling with a few relatives or friends they are ideal for maximum comfort.

  • What’s the speed limit in Bath?

    Speed limits within the city of Bath are set at 20mph. You can drive faster along carriageways like the A367 and A3039, usually between 30mph and 50mph. On the A4 outside of the city you may proceed at a maximum speed of 60mph, but this decreases as it traverses through the downtown area. The speed limit along motorways like the M4 is set at 70mph. Major junction points always have traffic cameras and CCTV installed so reduce speed on the approach to avoid incidents or fines.

  • Where are the best places to park in Bath?

    Due to the huge influx of visitors yearly, there is a plethora of on-street parking bays administered by the Council. These are for short stays usually between 2 and 4h where you pay and display your receipt as proof of purchase. Expect to pay a minimum of £2.50 per hour when parking in the city centre between 08:00-19:00 but all on-street parking is free from 19:00-08:00 and all day on Sundays and bank holidays.

  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Bath?

    On average a rental car in Bath costs C$ 76 per day.

  • What is the cheapest car rental company in Bath?

    In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Alamo (C$ 70/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Alamo Enterprise Rent A Car BA2 9ES (3 kilometers from city center).

  • Can I rent an automatic car in Bath?

    Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Bath. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.

  • How much is gas price in Bath?

    The average gas price in Bath is C$ 9.71 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 116 and C$ 155, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular rental car in Bath?

    Standard (Class Standard Crossover or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Bath.

  • Which car rental companies are at Bristol airport (BRS)?

    Car rental companies onsite at Bristol airport include GREEN MOTION, DRIVALIA, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo and Europcar.

  • Which car rental companies will pick you up at Bristol airport (BRS)?

    Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Bristol airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Alamo and Europcar.

  • How can I find car rentals near me in Bath?

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

  • How much does a Standard car rental cost in Bath?

    A Standard car rental in Bath costs C$ 30 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car rental cost in Bath?

    An Economy car rental in Bath costs C$ 36 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car rental cost in Bath?

    A Mini car rental in Bath costs C$ 39 per day, on average.

  • What is the most popular rental car location in Bath?

    In Bath, cars are most frequently rented at Europcar Brassmill Lane (2 km from city centre ).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Bath?

    On average a rental car in Bath costs C$ 530 per week (C$ 76 per day).

  • How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Bath?

    On average a rental car in Bath costs C$ 2,273 per month (C$ 76 per day).

  • What are the child seat rules in Bath?

    When riding in a car, all children younger than 12 and less than 135 centimetres in height are required by law to be in an appropriate child restraint, such as a car seat, booster cushion, or booster seat. The child's age and size determine the appropriate seat.

  • What is the legal BAC limit in Bath?

    Bath has a legal limit of 80 mg/100 ml of blood alcohol concentration for drivers. Therefore, you will be regarded as being above the legal limit and may be prosecuted for driving under the influence if your blood alcohol level is 80 milligrammes or more.

Bath car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

10.0

Wonderful

1 review
Best rated

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Bath

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Locations in Bath

Lower Bristol Road

+44 1225 443311

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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10.0 Wonderful

Dec. 2021

KAYAK
Excellent and friendly service.

1 out of 1

Europcar

7.4

Cheapest deal
Most popular

Cleanliness

9.4

Comfort

9.1

Pick-up/Drop-off

7.7

Value for money

7.7

One location in Bath

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Brassmill Lane

+44 371 384 9985

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8.0 Very good

Jun. 2023

KAYAK
Had to wait about 1/2 hr as there was only 1 person assisting customers and the car was not ready but the guy was very lovely and apologized. He could have used some help as others were sitting in the office, maybe they could be cross trained

2.0 Poor

Oct. 2022

KAYAK
Vehicle was good, high price for one-way travel that was required after the national train strike that left us in a bind. No spare tires in the vehicle, so when we got a flat, we had to call for roadside assistance. They didn’t have anyone to come change the tire, so they had to dispatch a tow for the vehicle instead. We sat for 3 hours roadside in a foreign country and then they notified me I would be charged for the tow. We will not rent with europcar for international travel again.

10.0 Wonderful

Sep. 2022

KAYAK
Quick and easy checkin and out. Matt was great. He explained how to shift the gears and did not make us feel rushed. Thank you again

10.0 Wonderful

May 2022

KAYAK
We picked up our car in Bath and dropped it off in Reading. The car was clean, new, and comfortable. The employees in both locations were friendly and helpful. Nothing could have been better!

2.0 Poor

Jan. 2022

KAYAK
Information isn’t shared between the third party and Europe Car which leads to repeating a lot of information etc. at pick up.

1 out of 2

Alamo

6.0

Okay

No reviews available

Cleanliness

8.0

Comfort

10.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

10.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Bath

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Enterprise Rent A Car

+44 1225 443311

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
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Hertz

6.9

2 locations in Bath

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The Old Coal Yard

+44 843 309 3004

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

Windsor Bridge Road

+44 870 850 2691

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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Firefly

9.6

Wonderful

No reviews available

2 locations in Bath

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The Old Coal Yard, Station Rd

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Windsor Bridge Road

+44 843 309 3004

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00

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National

9.0

Wonderful

No reviews available

One location in Bath

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Enterprise Rent A Car

+44 1225 443311

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 14:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

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keddy by Europcar

7.6

Good

No reviews available

One location in Bath

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Brassmill Lane

+44 371 384 9985

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday08:00 - 17:00
Sunday10:00 - 16:00

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Routes Car & Truck Rentals

2.9

Poor

No reviews available

One location in Bath

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Brassmill Lane, Bath

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Sunnycars

No score available yet

3 locations in Bath

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Brassmill Lane

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Lower Bristol Road

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Station Road

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9 travellers who rented a car in Bath gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.9

Car rental locations in or near Bath

Good to know

Most popular agency

GREEN MOTION

Most popular car type

Standard

Average price

C$ 76/day

Good deal

C$ 49/day

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