Car and Van Hire in Swansea

Welcome to Enterprise Rent-A-Car Swansea 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 Swansea

Swansea is the home of Dylan Thomas, one of the literary greats of the 20th century. While he described his hometown as the graveyard of ambition, the city is at the doorstep of spectacular coastline and picturesque countryside. Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers van and car rental in Swansea, close to Swansea City Centre on Carmarthen Road, while a North Swansea branch is ideally located close to Junction 45 of the M4. With a rental car, you can make the most of your time in and around Swansea, while travelling in comfort and style. Without the worry of train schedules or taxis, you can set your own itinerary and have the freedom to make the most of your time. You also have the flexibility to explore more of Wales, including nearby Brecon Beacons National Park and the Gower Peninsula.

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Our Vehicles for Hire in Swansea

Our Vehicles for Hire in Swansea

Cheap Car and Van Hire in Swansea

When you book online, you will find the best Swansea car and van hire deals with Enterprise. You can compare cars and vans to find an option that has the space and features you need. There is plenty of information available to help you choose the right vehicles, including details on fuel efficiency so you save at the pump when driving in Swansea. When you book online, you benefit from great savings by booking in advance and choosing a prepaid car or van rental. You can also choose from a range of extras that will help you have a safe and hassle-free trip, including child car seats and GPS.

Airport Car Hire

With an Enterprise car hire from the airport, you can get off to the perfect start to your holiday or visit to Wales. You will find great airport car hire deals at Cardiff Airport, the closest airport to Swansea, with international connections to destinations across Europe and beyond. Cardiff Airport is about an hour's drive southeast from Swansea, via the M4 motorway. Whether you are travelling alone on business or with a group on holiday, a selection of modern and comfortable cars is available.

Attractions in Swansea

With its stunning waterfront, Swansea sits along Swansea Bay and is home to a striking beach. The National Waterfront Museum showcases the industrial and maritime history of Wales, while the Glynn Vivian Art Gallery is a top destination for art lovers. Swansea Market is the place to go for local delicacies, including laverbread, made from seaweed from nearby Gower. For sports fans, Liberty Stadium hosts home matches for Swansea City FC and The Ospreys.

Places to Visit Outside Swansea

The city is the perfect base for a Welsh adventure, and Swansea car hire lets you see and experience more of Wales. A short drive west of the city centre is Mumbles, a pretty seaside village with popular shops and restaurants overlooking Swansea Bay. The village is a great place for seafood, with restaurants serving fresh food and local produce. The Gower Peninsula is an unforgettable destination and a great road trip from Swansea. Rhossili Bay and its sweeping Llangennith beach is an inspiring place and a postcard-perfect representation of Wales.

Parking and Traffic Information in Swansea

Parking and Traffic Information in Swansea

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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