Car & Van Hire in Kendal


Today and every day, we are committed to maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness in the industry. Now more than ever, our customers and employees deserve to know we stand behind that commitment with the Complete Clean Pledge. We pledge to go above and beyond our already rigorous cleaning protocols, including strict sanitising procedures to protect the health and safety of all.

Car Rental COVID-19 FAQs

Is Enterprise open?

Yes. Enterprise is an essential services provider that remains open to meet critical transportation and personal mobility needs. We are committed and ready to help you get wherever you need to be.

What steps are being taken to clean rental cars?

Each rental vehicle at Enterprise is thoroughly cleaned between every rental and backed with our Complete Clean Pledge. This includes washing, vacuuming, general wipe down, and sanitising with a disinfectant that meets leading health authority requirements, with particular attention to more than 20-plus high-touch points. We also extend the Complete Clean Pledge to our shuttles (for airport locations) and neighborhood branches. 

What is the current car rental process?

To help protect both customers and employees, we have modified our car rental process. This includes the addition of kerbside rentals at our locations to help promote social distancing by getting you quickly on your way while avoiding foot traffic in our locations.

Delivery is also offered at select car rental locations throughout the country. Please contact your rental branch for availability.

Whether you are picking your vehicle up kerbside, or if we deliver it to you, we’re committed to maintaining proper distance throughout the process.

How does car rental return work during the Coronavirus outbreak?

If you are currently renting a car with us, your local branch should be reaching out to you about options to return your rental vehicle. If you have any additional questions or are looking for more information, please call 0800 111 4312. 

Can I modify, extend, or cancel my reservation?

You can modify or cancel your reservation via our website or mobile app. We have extended our existing no-fee cancellation policy to include customers with pre-paid rentals booked directly through us. To extend your car rental, you can click “Call to Extend Your Rental” in our mobile app. You can also call your rental branch or 0800 800 227 to extend your reservation. 

For more information, please visit our COVID-19 FAQs page.
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Location Details for Kendal



Renting a Car at Kendal

Car & Van Hire in Kendal

Local Car and Van Hire in Kendal

Kendal is in the south of the beautiful Lake District. It's a small town, with historic buildings and a population of around 28,000. You won't find it difficult to get to Kendal to pick up your hire car from Enterprise, as it's just six miles from junction 36 of the M6 and only two miles north of Oxenholme train station. As well as being surrounded by lovely lakes for you to drive to, Kendal is only a few miles away from the coast. Places to see include Kendal Castle to the southeast of the town. If you like architectural buildings and stunning gardens, visit Levens Hall, a short drive down the A6 from Kendal. The Enterprise branch in Kendal is very centrally placed on Station Road, right next to the train station and a short walk across Victoria Bridge from the bus station.

Cheap Car and Van Rental in Kendal

When you book with Enterprise, you can get a great deal on your rental car or van. Enterprise aims to provide reliable vehicles at affordable rates and you'll save money when you book online. Simply choose the vehicle you want from the comprehensive fleet and select your rental dates. Enterprise only has modern and well-maintained vehicles in the fleet, so you're guaranteed a clean, reliable and fuel-efficient car or van to meet all your travel needs.

Kendal Van Hire

Enterprise has small, medium and large vans to hire, as well as extra-large commercial vehicles, including HGVs. So, whatever your van requirements for a project large or small, Enterprise has the right vehicle. You may be looking for a small van for a low-key moving job. For more space and power, a medium-sized van is ideal. Large vans from Enterprise offer even better performance. You can also book accessible vans and Luton vans with an optional tail-lift. The Enterprise Kendal branch will always meet your needs with a well-maintained fleet. Learn more about Enterprise van hire.

A Wide Range of Vehicles to Hire

When you need to hire a car, Enterprise offers a very wide choice of tip-top cars to suit different budgets and needs. The fleet includes small compact cars for great economy, intermediate cars for four people or standard vehicles for up to five passengers. Maybe you're tempted by a coupe, convertible or large premium car to travel in style? These are also part of the comprehensive Enterprise range. You could also book an SUV or people carrier for more space for groups or families. Explore the full variety of cars available.

Driving Information in Kendal

Kendal is a quiet town to drive around and is well connected to several major A roads, such as the A6 to the north and south, and the A684, which connects Kendal to the M6. If you want to park your hire vehicle in Kendal, the main car park to use is the pay and display SLDC multi-storey car park on Lowther Street.