If your main concerns are affordability and fuel efficiency, a compact or small economy car is best for navigating the town and taking on the open roads across the county. If passenger size and comfort take precedence over price, then consider an intermediate SUV or luxury saloon as your preferred transport.
The legal speed limit in Ashford, Kent, is 30mph, however you should expect to reduce speed when driving your Ashford, Kent, car hire along roads in residential districts and school zones. Speeds along the A2042 ring road should increase to about 40mph while driving on the A292 can be as high as 50mph. Along the A28, speeds of 60mph are common and the legal limit along the M20 is 70mph.
Ashford Borough Council administers the on-street pay and display parking programme, where all meters accept debit/credit cards for payment. In these zones, the parking limit is 1h between 09:00 and 18:00 at a rate of about £1.20 per hour and a flat rate of £3.30 if you stay over one hour from 18:00-22:00. The Council also runs about a dozen car parks, which include disabled parking, where the rate is about £1.20 per hour at most of them. Expect public parking spaces to be free from 18:00 to 07:00 between Monday and Saturday and on Sundays in certain locations.
The average price of fuel in Ashford is R134,09 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 609 and R2 145, depending on the car size.
Economy (Vauxhall Corsa or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Ashford.
Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.
An Economy car hire in Ashford costs R1 584 per day, on average.
A Mini car hire in Ashford costs R912 per day, on average.
Cons:I organized to pick up my car ftom Ashford in Middlesex only to find that there is no Enterprise office at that and the address shkuld have been Ashford in Kent. Tip: mske sure the address listed is correct before booking
Most popular car type