Car & Van Hire in Coventry | Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Car and Van Hire in Coventry

Welcome to Enterprise Rent-A-Car Coventry page where you will find a wide range of vehicles to choose from to fit exactly what you are looking for at great rates.

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Car and Van rental in Coventry

Coventry is the West Midland's second largest city and has a long industrial history of producing cars, munitions, bicycles, clocks and cloth. After being badly damaged during the Second World War, Coventry is now enjoying a renaissance as a popular university town, with good road and rail connections to London. The city benefits from two Enterprise branches; one in the north and one in the south. The North Coventry branch is just a couple of miles from the city centre at the corner of Kingfield Road and Lockhurst Lane. You can get there by bus in 15 minutes from the Pool Meadow Bus Station. The Enterprise North Coventry branch is also just a few miles from the Ricoh Arena, a prominent sporting and entertainment venue. Those looking for Coventry car hire can also use the South Coventry Enterprise Rent-A-Car branch at Siskin Drive. This is right by Coventry Airport, so it's convenient for anyone flying into the city.

Our Vehicles for Hire in Coventry

Benefit from Enterprise's wide range of vehicles for car rental in Coventry, with economy cars to suit your budget or compact cars for easy city driving and parking. If you're looking for a luxury vehicle, Enterprise has these too, with top brands for cruising in comfort or sporty models for travelling in style. Groups and families with luggage can choose an Enterprise people carrier or a robust SUV, offering great versatility.

Cheap Car and Van Hire in Coventry

Enterprise offers customers great deals on car hire when you rent a car from one of the branches in the city. Booking online is easy, with an excellent fleet of vehicles to choose from, including vans and cars at extremely competitive rates. Save money for prepaid rental and get the region's best deals when booking online. You can also add extras to your booking, such as an additional driver, child seats and satnavs when you book. Enterprise cars and vans are all modern and fuel efficient, to make driving cost-effective and pleasurable all year round.

Airport Car Hire

Coventry Airport is less than five miles south of the city centre and the Enterprise branch is right next door on Siskin Drive. Coventry Airport is centrally located within the UK and is conveniently placed for accessing all the major motorway networks. After picking up your hire car from the airport, the A45 is close at hand to take you northwest into Coventry and on towards Solihull and the NECC. Heading northeast from the airport, you'll meet the M1 and can access cities such as Rugby. So, whether you're on business or holiday, car hire at the airport is a convenient solution for your travels around the region.

Attractions in Coventry

Visit the new Coventry cathedral, an architectural work of art, featuring magnificent religious imagery and stunning stained glass. The city's Herbert Art Gallery and Museum has a wonderful array of 20th-century paintings and sculptures, as well as a large gallery devoted to the history of Coventry. Stroll around Coombe Abbey Country Park and enjoy this large outdoor space with a cafe and visitor centre. Enjoy spending time in St. Mary's Guildhall just next to the old cathedral, with its unique history that captures times gone by.

Places to Visit Outside Coventry

Drive to Leamington Spa, a beautifully chic and thriving town. It's noted for its lovely Regency architecture and parks. Stratford-upon-Avon is an unmissable town to visit when you're in the area. This historic place on the river Avon, famous as the birthplace of Shakespeare, is a great theatre-going destination. Not too far away, near Warwick, you can sample Tudor life as it once was, at Charmecote Park, a magnificent manor house. Then, let your hair down at Drayton Manor theme park, only 21 miles away from Coventry.

Parking and Traffic Information in Coventry

Coventry benefits from a ring road, the A4053; this is a handy, dual carriageway that loops around the city centre. From here, you can access all the prominent places in the city, such as the cathedrals, university and shopping centres. The ring road's junctions are close together, so you need to be alert when it's time to turn off. Once inside the ring road, driving around the city centre is relatively easy, but a satnav is always useful. When it comes to parking, there are many options in the city centre, including Moat Street Car Park, Belgrade Plaza Car Park and the very central West Orchards Car Park.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What do I need to hire a car with Enterprise?
    The essential items you will need to bring to an Enterprise Rent-A-Car branch when hiring a vehicle are a valid drivers licence, valid ID, and a credit or debit card. You will also need to prove you are over 25 years of age, and there may be additional documentation required for international drivers. Learn more about what you need when hiring here.
  2. Do I need insurance to rent a car or van?
    No. At Enterprise you don't need to purchase insurance as we provide a damage waiver within the cost of your hire. You can, of course, take option to purchase additional protection products to reduce the excess further to give you complete peace of mind. Visit our car hire insurance page for further details.
  3. How old do I need to be to hire a car or van?
    All drivers must be a minimum of 25 years old. Only drivers over 30 years old may hire full-size MPVs, premium vehicles/exotic cars and Luton vans. Younger drivers might be interested in Enterprise Car Club. Learn more about age requirements for hiring a vehicle here.
  4. What are the driver's licence requirements for car hire in the UK & Ireland?
    All drivers must present a full valid driving license. If the driving license is written in a language and characters different to those of the country of rental, an International Driving Permit is also required.  Learn more about car hire driving licence requirements here.
  5. Can I hire a car with a debit card?
    We accept payment by either a debit or credit card in the name of the renter. A credit card is required if you are renting a People Carrier, Compact Elite, SUV, Premium, Luxury or Executive vehicle. Learn more about our accepted card payment methods here.

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