Car & Van Hire in Salisbury
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.
Renting a Car at Salisbury
Salisbury Car & Van Hire
The Enterprise car and van hire branch in Salisbury is on the corner of Telford road and Stephenson road, less than a 15-minute-walk from Salisbury station, so conveniently central. If, however, you can’t get to the branch to collect your hire car or van, we can come and pick you up, just contact the branch to arrange it.
Enterprise has a wide range of cars and vans in different sizes and classes to suit your requirements. If you are moving house or need a van to transport bulky items such as furniture or kitchen appliances, we have the van for you. From small vans, perfect for moving boxes or a dishwasher to Luton vans with tail lifts for large house moves.
If your car breaks down we can provide you with a replacement car, or maybe you have family staying and need to hire a people carrier? Whether it’s a long-term rental or a short-term holiday car rental, we can offer you a great deal and first-class service.
Visiting Salisbury and the Area
Whether you’ve been to Salisbury before or not, you’ll definitely have heard of the Cathedral, an extraordinary example of medieval architecture and home to the Magna Carta.
The city itself is pretty and historic, set on the river Avon and perfect for a short break or a base for visiting the area.
With the New Forest and the beach at Southbourne under an hour away on the A338, a rental car gives you the freedom to take off for a day out with friends or family.
Things to See Near Salisbury
The prehistoric stone circle at Stonehenge and the Iron Age fort of Old Sarum are both within a short drive of the city. If your tastes run to the more ornate, don’t miss Wilton House, home to the Earls of Pembroke since the 1540s. The stunning 17th century interiors include an impressive art collection including works by van Dyck, Brueghel and Rembrandt.
While you’re in the area, why not pop into Downton Abbey for afternoon tea? Highclere Castle, where the show was filmed, is just 50 minutes from Salisbury on the A34.
Activities Near Salisbury
Golfers can play 18-holes at Salisbury and Wilts Golf Course to the west of the town and there's a driving range on Wilton Road.
The more adventurous can try tandem skydiving at two locations within a short drive of town and, if you prefer a bit of luxury with your thrills, take a champagne hot air balloon flight over Salisbury plain.
For those who prefer to keep their feet firmly planted on the ground, there are plenty of cycle and walking routes around the town. Hard core walkers can do the 34-mile Avon Valley Path which starts at Salisbury.
Things to do with Kids Near Salisbury
There are two escape rooms in Salisbury, perfect if you fancy being locked in a room with your family and having to solve clues to get out. If the weather is nice you might prefer to do a Treasure Trail around the city, you can download the maps online or buy them locally and it's a great way to discover the town.
Younger kids will enjoy a morning at River Bourne Community Farm where they can pet and feed the farm animals and go on nature trails.
Salisbury Museum also runs Family Discovery Days with events and activities devised to engage and educate for all ages.