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Carmarthen car hire

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Carmarthen

  • When visiting Carmarthen, a car hire offers numerous advantages. Firstly, it offers the freedom to explore the stunning surrounding countryside, including the breathtaking Brecon Beacons and Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Having a car also allows you to easily access nearby attractions like the historic Carmarthen Castle and the picturesque Pendine Sands. Additionally, public transportation options might be limited in some rural areas, making a car the most convenient mode of travel. So, for a truly immersive and flexible experience in Carmarthen, consider car hire in Carmarthen.
  • Carmarthen does not have its airport. However, for travellers visiting the area, Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Bristol Airport (BRS) are the closest options. At both airports, car hire offices are in the Arrivals area of the terminal buildings. Pre-book your car hire in Carmarthen online to ensure availability and secure the best rates. While there's no dedicated airport shuttle service, taxis and public transportation options are available to reach your desired location in Carmarthen if you're picking up your car in the city.
  • When choosing car hire in Carmarthen, be aware of the local road conditions and traffic regulations. Watch out for pedestrians and be mindful of their right of way, especially in busy areas. The city centre may have narrow streets, so exercise caution and be patient. Some roads may be shared with cyclists, so give them enough space. Take note of one-way streets and follow the signage carefully. Familiarise yourself with parking regulations and available parking areas to ensure a smooth parking experience in Carmarthen.
  • In Carmarthen, rush hour traffic can be congested during weekdays from 07:30 to 09:30 and 16:30 to 18:30. Expect delays on major routes like the A484 and A40 during these times. Additionally, during the winter, be cautious of potential snowfall and icy road conditions, particularly in rural areas and higher elevations. Some mountainous roads like the B4310 and B4320 may be more challenging to navigate, so drive with caution and consider weather conditions when planning your journey.
  • Book your car hire in Carmarthen at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Mini hire cars in Carmarthen are around 42% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Carmarthen

  • How much is the price of fuel in Carmarthen?

    The average price of fuel in Carmarthen is R130,40 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 565 and R2 086, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Carmarthen?

    Mini (Class Mini Car or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Carmarthen.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Carmarthen?

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

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Carmarthen?

    A Mini car hire in Carmarthen costs R953 per day, on average.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Carmarthen?

    An Economy car hire in Carmarthen costs R891 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Carmarthen?

    A Compact car hire in Carmarthen costs R902 per day, on average.

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

    We recommend opting for a versatile compact SUV or a comfortable saloon. A compact SUV is a perfect balance between size and manoeuvrability, making it suitable for families and adventurers exploring the countryside. If you're a solo traveller or a couple looking for an economical option, a fuel-efficient compact car can be a great choice for navigating the city streets and enjoying a smooth driving experience. Choose the right car type from reputable car hire providers in Carmarthen to suit your travel needs and make the most of your journey.

  • What's the speed limit in Carmarthen?

    In Carmarthen, the speed limits vary depending on the type of road you're driving on. Within urban areas, the speed limit is generally 30 mph to ensure the safety of pedestrians and residents. On rural roads, the speed limit is typically 60 mph, while on highways, it can go up to 70 mph. Be aware of speed limit signs and adjust your speed accordingly. Keep an eye out for specific areas, such as near schools or residential neighbourhoods, where lower speed limits may be in place for the safety of the community.

  • Where are the best places to park in Carmarthen?

    Carmarthen offers several convenient parking options for visitors. In the city centre, there are public car parks and multi-storey car parks available where you can park your vehicle. It is advisable to plan for paid parking in these areas. The cost of parking can vary depending on the duration and location. On average, expect to pay around £1.30 to £2.20 per hour for parking in Carmarthen city centre. As an alternative, parking outside the city centre and utilising public transport or walking can be a cost-effective option.

Carmarthen car rental reviews and directory

keddy by Europcar

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40 Heol Elli

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Pensarn Road

+44 371 384 9903

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Unit 12 Trostre Industrial Estate

+44 155 474 9906

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Enterprise Rent-A-Car

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Llansteffan Road

+44 1267 238250

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
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Unit 6, Dafen Trade Park

+44 1554 752441

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
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Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
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Sandy Road

+44 1554 749570

Monday09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday09:00 - 12:00
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St Catherine Street

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Shouqi

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Pensarn Road

+44 371 384 9903

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Unit 12 Trostre Industrial Estate South Avenue

+44 371 384 9939

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Europcar

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Llanelli City Office

+44 155 474 9906

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