Penzance is a small town which doesn’t require a big car, so a compact one will do. However, if you’re looking to take a trip into the surrounding countryside, you may want to consider something sturdier, such as a 4x4.
Penzance is a compact town with lots of residential areas, so the speed limits alternate between 20mph and 30mph. Keep an eye on the speed limit and make sure you aren’t going too fast, as there are speed cameras, especially on the A30.
Parking in Penzance is quite easy and you shouldn’t find it too hard to locate a space. There are some free parking spaces, but most likely you will have to pay. You can park at the Harbour Long Stay Car Park from around £2.50 for 2h, or £8.50 for the day. Alternatively, you can park at Penzance Station Car Park from only about £3.50 for the day. Both of these are only a short walk from the main attractions in the town.
Based on our information, car rental agencies in Penzance only have manual transmission cars.
The average gas price in Penzance is C$ 9.65 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between C$ 116 and C$ 154, depending on the car size.
Mini (Kia Picanto or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Penzance.
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A Mini car rental in Penzance costs C$ 103 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Penzance costs C$ 67 per day, on average.
An Economy car rental in Penzance costs C$ 82 per day, on average.
In Penzance, cars are most frequently rented at Europcar Penzance Railway Station (1 km from city centre ).
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