If you’re visiting High Wycombe on business and will be spending most of your time in the commercial area in the centre of the town, it’s advisable to get a more compact saloon or economy model. You’ll appreciate it in stop-start traffic, particularly if you choose an automatic. If you’re visiting family or are on holiday and aren’t under time pressure, you can go for something like a people carrier as your High Wycombe car hire option.
The general speed limit in the urban zones of High Wycombe is 30mph, but be advised that some are limited to 20mph, and keep a close eye for the signs when you’re driving in the centre of town. Look out for speed cameras along High Wycombe Road (the A40) and in the Marlow Hill area.
Given its bustling commercial centre, there’s no shortage of parking in High Wycombe, most of which comes in the form of car parks that charge reasonable fees. Two of the main ones are the Easton Street car park and the Railway Place Car Park on London Road. The former charges around £1 per hour, while you can get a day permit for the latter for around £7.50.
The average price of fuel in High Wycombe is R136,81 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 642 and R2 189, depending on the car size.
Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in High Wycombe.
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A Compact car hire in High Wycombe costs R1 032 per day, on average.
A Mini car hire in High Wycombe costs R626 per day, on average.
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