Car & Van Hire in Herefordshire
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Car & Van Rental in Herefordshire?
Herefordshire is one of England's most rural counties and blessed with a delightful rolling green countryside. The scenic Wye Valley can be found to the south of this agricultural county, probably best known for its fruit farming, hops and cider production. If you are looking for natural beauty, peaceful countryside, charming villages and towns that spring to life on market day, Herefordshire makes a great escape from city bustle. Our two branches are conveniently located in the beautiful market town of Ross on Wye and just to the north of Hereford city centre, on the A49 near the sports ground.
Our Vehicles for Hire in Herefordshire
We offer you a wide selection of modern, reliable vehicles in Herefordshire. You may be considering an economy or compact vehicle - from a Vauxhall Corsa to a Ford Focus for a day trip or getting around town - or an MPV such as the SEAT Alhambra or Vauxhall Zafira, perhaps for a family weekend break, holiday or heading further afield. For lengthy trips, we also offer premium car options such as the Mercedes C-Class or E-Class range.
Alternatively, 4x4s including the Volvo XC6 make discovering the Herefordshire countryside a pleasure. In addition, we offer nine passenger minibuses for larger groups, team events (including hill walking or rambling groups) and for airport runs. With Enterprise, your Herefordshire car hire arrangements will be simple and straightforward.
Attractions in Herefordshire
Hereford Museum and Art Gallery hosts a regular events and entertainment programme while the cider museum gives visitors a taste of traditional cider-making at King Offa's distillery. The city of Hereford is one of just twelve cities recorded in the Doomsday Book - one of the its most historic sites is Hereford Cathedral, which dates back to the eighth century and is home to two ancient and remarkable British treasures: the Mappa Mundi and the Chained Library.
In addition to Ross-on-Wye, the town of Leominster is popular for shopping. In the east of the county, Ledbury has a museum to complement its seventeenth century arcaded market hall. Nearby, Eastnor castle is set in magnificent grounds and has a good play area for children.
Places to Visit Outside Herefordshire
The uncrowded rural idylls of Herefordshire are complemented by the castles and hill forts of in Shropshire, set against dramatic landscapes. The main town in south Shropshire is Ludlow, where you will find a fascinating and entertaining mix of designer shops, medieval fairs, live music and gourmet food. Further north, Shrewsbury attracts tourists with an enviable combination of a castle, listed buildings and a park with winding river - and even festivals, including dragon boat races. The Brecon Beacons National Park and the Victorian resort of Aberystwyth are west of the county. To the east, Kidderminster and Malvern in Worcestershire offer great days out with a car – choose from garden and craft centres, country parks and stately homes.
Airport Car Hire
The nearest airport to Hereford is Bristol Airport, around 46 miles to the south. Alternatively, Birmingham International Airport is a 49-mile drive and in south Wales, Cardiff airport is 53 miles away with excellent road connections via the M4. All three of these airports have Enterprise branches.
Parking and Traffic Information in Herefordshire
As is typical of market towns in England’s shire counties, limited on road parking in town centres is complemented by designated car parks which are usually operated by local councils. In the centre of Hereford, parking lots are situated at Merton Meadow in Widemarsh Street, as well as in Gaol Street. There is also an NCP car park at Hereford train station.
Cheap Van and Car Hire
Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers hassle-free, affordable car hire, with a large choice of vehicles on fleet and in stock. Enterprise guarantees cheap rates on car hire from all our Herefordshire branch. Our range of modern economy cars are comfortable and reliable, but also fuel efficient, which keeps running costs low. Book online today and explore Herefordshire and its surrounding areas at a price which suits any budget.
Whether you’re moving to a different city or just simply picking up some flat pack furniture, Enterprise Rent-A-Car's extensive range of new, reliable vans at our Herefordshire branch will get you and your goods on the road and to your destination in safety and comfort. Choose from our large fleet of commercial and passenger vans online today.
Frequently Asked Questions
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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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