Sheffield Car Rentals

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Sheffield Car Rental Information

Pick-up Location Sheffield
Rental Locations 18

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Rated #1
Enterprise
enterprise
Best Rated
8.5 Excellent (12,803 reviews)
4 locations in Sheffield
Enterprise
Locations in Sheffield
11 Sheffield Road
+44 114 242 0033
176 Penistone Road South
+44 114 275 8444
2 - 4 St Joseph's Road
+44 114 288 9961
Regent House
+44 114 276 2999
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Enterprise reviews in Sheffield

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Rated #2
Hertz
hertz
7.4 Good (3,829 reviews)
2 locations in Sheffield
Hertz
Locations in Sheffield
Liberty Works
+44 114 303 0445
Truro Works-matilda St.
+44 843 309 3067
Sunnycars
sunnycars
2 locations in Sheffield
Sunnycars
Locations in Sheffield
40 Corporation Street
Matilda Street
Arnold Clark
arnoldclark
1 location in Sheffield
Arnold Clark
Locations in Sheffield
187 Burngreave Road
+44 114 272 1133
Avis
avis
1 location in Sheffield
Avis
Locations in Sheffield
Ebneezer Street
+44 344 544 6093
Budget
budget
1 location in Sheffield
Budget
Locations in Sheffield
Ebeneezer Street
+44 344 544 4032
Dollar
dollar
1 location in Sheffield
Dollar
Locations in Sheffield
The Gate House/turner Business
+44 114 242 5880
Europcar
europcar
1 location in Sheffield
Europcar
Locations in Sheffield
40 Corporation Street
+44 371 384 5930
Firefly
firefly
1 location in Sheffield
Firefly
Locations in Sheffield
135 Matilda Street
+44 114 303 0445
keddy by Europcar
keddy
1 location in Sheffield
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Sheffield
40 Corporation Street
+44 371 384 5930
Sixt
sixtrentacar
1 location in Sheffield
Sixt
Locations in Sheffield
7 Broad Street W
+44 207 018 8246
Thrifty
thrifty
1 location in Sheffield
Thrifty
Locations in Sheffield
The Gate House/turner Business
+44 114 242 5880
YourRent
yourrent
1 location in Sheffield
YourRent
Locations in Sheffield
Sheffield Train Station

Car Rental Locations in Sheffield

When to Book a Rental Car in Sheffield

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Top tips for renting a car in Sheffield

  • Rent a car for your time in Sheffield to combine city exploring with countryside roaming for the ultimate UK experience. Sheffield features many places of interest like museums, galleries, pubs, and much more, plus it lies adjacent to the Peak District National Park, which showcases the English countryside from its best side and is only half an hour away by car.
  • Another good reason to rent a car for your time in Sheffield is because Doncaster Sheffield Airport is over 24 miles from the city, and by picking up a rental car directly from one of their onsite agencies, travelers don’t have to rely on public transport to reach the city. With a car, you can be in Sheffield center in half an hour via the M18, whereas public transport will take well over an hour.
  • Throughout the UK, people drive on the left side of the road and Sheffield is, of course, no exception. For people who are not used to that, a GPS system can help navigate through the city while driving on the “wrong” side of the road. When coming to roundabouts, remember to enter clockwise and pay attention at intersections, as it can be the confusing when the traffic is on the other side.
  • Getting stuck in traffic in Sheffield can cost you more than half an hour, so it is recommended to refrain from hitting the road when commuters rush in and out of the city. In the morning, the city usually clogs up around 7-9 am, and from 5-7 pm in the evenings. Especially the M18 and Penistone Road face severely increased traffic during peak times and should be avoided if possible.
  • Book your rental car in Sheffield at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs About Renting a Car in Sheffield

What is the best rental car company in Sheffield?

Based on ratings and reviews from real users on KAYAK, the best car rental companies in Sheffield are Enterprise (8.5, 12803 reviews), Avis (7.6, 18894 reviews), and Dollar (7.4, 31380 reviews).

Which car rental companies are at the airport: Manchester Airport (MAN)?

Car rental companies onsite at Manchester Airport include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Hertz, Easirent, Alamo, Budget, Avis and Sixt.

Which car rental companies will pick you up at the airport: Manchester Airport (MAN)?

Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Manchester Airport to off-airport locations include GREEN MOTION, Europcar, Hertz, Easirent, Alamo, Budget, Avis and Sixt.

How can I find car rentals near me in Sheffield?

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

How much does a Compact car rental cost in Sheffield?

A Compact car rental in Sheffield costs C$ 43 per day, on average.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Sheffield?

As driving on the other side of the road can be a challenge, it is recommended to opt for a smaller car -- assuming you don’t need much extra space. It will make driving through the city and finding one of the coveted parking spaces easier. Choosing an automatic car can also help with driving on the other side of the road.

What's the speed limit in Sheffield?

The maximum speed limit in Sheffield center is between 20 and 30 mph – look out for posted signs to know which zone you are in. 60-70 mph is permitted on roads outside the city, but reduce your speed if there are leaves on the street or if it is wet. On freeways, drivers can go as fast as 70 mph.

How are gas prices in Sheffield?

As in the rest of the UK and the European mainland, gas is quite expensive in Sheffield when compared to the US. The average liter costs around £1.20 (or $1.53, which translates to $6.12 per US gallon). Make sure to know what kind of gas the rental car needs, as the wrong fuel can do severe damages that may not be covered by the insurance.

Where are the best places to park in Sheffield?

Travelers can choose from metered on-street parking as well as parking garages and lots when visiting Sheffield. Metered parking will cost about £4.00 ($5.09) per two hours and spots can be found all around the center, for instance on Church Street. Parking lots are another option, such as the two on Carver Street which charge around £2.00 ($2.55) per two hours and are also close to the center.