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Rotherham car hire

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Rotherham

  • A car hire in Rotherham will work to ensure you are satisfied and feel free during your travel. With a Rotherham car rental, you will have the freedom to explore both the city and its surrounding areas in your comfort. If you are a car enthusiast, you will get to explore a range of world-class automotive companies, including McLaren Automotive and Rolls-Royce. You will also enjoy the scenic views of the Trans Pennine Trail, Gulliver's Valley Theme Park, and Rother Valley Country Park. Besides time flexibility and independence, you will enjoy breaking down services and facilities throughout your trip.
  • If arriving, you will land at Doncaster/Sheffield Airport (DSA). With car hire in Rotherham, you will select a range of rental companies, including Enterprise, Hertz, Sixt, and Thrifty car and van rental. The car rental offices are located within the airport's terminal, making it convenient when picking up or dropping off the car. Here are several factors you should consider before settling on a given car rental agency, including the company's location, the rental charges, and the availability of pick-up and drop-off services.
  • If considering a car hire in Rotherham, it is crucial to familiarise yourself with some of the significant road regulations. For instance, all vehicle occupants must have their seat belts on while the children must use the restrainers or child-booster seats. Drink-driving is illegal in Rotherham, with possible fines when found guilty. Mobile use while driving is also unlawful in Rotherham unless it is while using a hands-free system.
  • Take note of Parkway Road (A630), the busiest and most clogged road in Rotherham, connecting to Sheffield. It is advisable to drive during the off-peak hours or opt for an alternative route during the peak hour. Rush hours in Rotherham are 06:00-10:00 in the morning and 16:00-20:00 in the evening. You may experience possible traffic if you reside near a school, especially in the morning during the drop-off hours and pick-up hours in the afternoon. Ensure proper scheduling of your activities to avoid inconveniences due to clogged roads.
  • Book your car hire in Rotherham at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price

FAQs about hiring a car in Rotherham

  • How much is the price of fuel in Rotherham?

    The average price of fuel in Rotherham is R128,91 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 547 and R2 062, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Rotherham?

    Economy (Volkswagen Polo or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Rotherham.

  • Which car hire agencies are at Manchester airport (MAN)?

    The only car hire company onsite at Manchester airport is Avis.

  • Which car hire companies will pick you up at Manchester airport (MAN)?

    The only car hire company that offers shuttle or pick-up services from Manchester airport to off-airport locations is Avis.

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

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

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

    An Economy car hire in Rotherham costs R567 per day, on average.

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

    Car rentals in Rotherham will give a range of cars to select from, and there are no restrictions on the type of car you can drive at Rotherham. However, it is vital to consider the driving you will be doing if you want an affordable rental car. Compact cars are a good choice for city driving as they are easy to navigate, especially on clogged roads. For an adventurous cruise, the SUVs will be an excellent choice. On the other hand, the people carriers will be great for a group vacation as they are spacious and accommodate more people and luggage.

  • What is the speed limit in Rotherham?

    The speed limits in Rotherham vary depending on the location. You can drive at 30 mph in built-up areas, 60 mph in single carriageways, and about 70 mph in double-carriage ways. Ensure you adhere to the stated speed limit as per the road and car type unless indicated on signposts. Note that there are fixed safety cameras that will help identify speeding vehicles.

  • What are the best places to park in Rotherham?

    Rotherham car hire recommend using free council car parks for peace of mind. The council car parks exclude the country parks and Clifton Park, which you may require to get a ticket. Over the weekend, you may also explore free parking in the off-street car parks, including Wellgate, Bailey, and York road. Worry not if you have an electric vehicle, as you can easily charge at the available charge points in Rotherham's major car parks.

Rotherham car rental reviews and directory

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

8,1

Very Good

2 reviews

3 locations in Rotherham

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11 Sheffield Road

+44 114 275 8444

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
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Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday00:00 - 00:00

2 - 4 St Josephs Road

+44 114 288 9961

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Unit 2 Canklow Road

+44 1709 828880

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
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10,0 Wonderful

Jul 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

The staff were so friendly. I booked a smaller automatic but ended up with a top of range insignia as no small cars in. Excellent experience throughout.

10,0 Wonderful

Jan 2016

KAYAK

Pros:

Great service, went out their way to help

1 out of 1

Firefly

9,6

Wonderful

No reviews available

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2 locations in Rotherham

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Rotherham City Office

Opening times not available

West Bawtry Road

+44 170 924 2196

Monday08:30 - 17:30
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Hertz

7,1

Good

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One location in Rotherham

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West Bawtry Road

+44 1709 242196

Monday08:00 - 17:00
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Saturday09:00 - 12:00

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Free2Move

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2 locations in Rotherham

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Riverside Way

+44 1709 820555

Monday00:00 - 00:0008:00 - 17:00
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Rotherham Road

+44 1709 828484

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Sunnycars

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One location in Rotherham

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West Bawty Road

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Thrifty

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One location in Rotherham

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The Gate House/turner Business

+44 114 242 5880

Monday08:30 - 17:30
Tuesday08:30 - 17:30
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Thursday08:30 - 17:30
Friday08:30 - 17:30

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2 travellers who hired a car in Rotherham gave the car agency they used an average rating of 7.6

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