|Car types||Compact, Compact station wagon, Economy, Intermediate, Intermediate SUV, Intermediate station wagon, Mini, Standard, Standard station wagon|
|Popular agencies||Europcar, Arnold Clark, Enterprise|
|Compact station wagon||$55/day|
|Intermediate station wagon||$61/day|
|Standard station wagon||$66/day|
Some Sheffield car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Sheffield.
Keep in mind that car rental insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Sheffield car rental.
Some car rental companies in Sheffield which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Enterprise and Budget
On average a rental car in Sheffield costs $44 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Europcar ($60/day), Arnold Clark ($129/day) and Enterprise ($146/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Europcar City Parkway S9 4WA (2 miles from city center).
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Sheffield. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.
The average gas price in Sheffield is $7.03 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $84 and $112, depending on the car size.
Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Sheffield.
Car rental companies that offer shuttle or pick-up services from Manchester airport to off-airport locations include Europcar, GREEN MOTION, Hertz, Easirent, Budget, Alamo, Sixt, Enterprise, Avis, and National.
Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.
A Compact car rental in Sheffield costs $26 per day, on average.
A Economy car rental in Sheffield costs $15 per day, on average.
A Intermediate car rental in Sheffield costs $23 per day, on average.
In Sheffield, cars are most frequently rented at Europcar City Parkway (2 miles from city center).
On average a rental car in Sheffield costs $306 per week ($44 per day).
On average a rental car in Sheffield costs $1,311 per month ($44 per day).
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.
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.
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.
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.
Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).