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Manchester, UK

Known as the capital of the north, Manchester is one of England's top cities and actually the world's first industrial city. Manchester, is where Rolls met Royce, and has managed to reinvent itself over the last decade and has become an exciting and vibrant city, being home to many stunning buildings and architectural gems, including the Grade II listed Corn Exchange, the Manchester Town Hall, many stylish and modern office blocks and the relatively new £150 million, 47-storey Beetham Tower - the highest living space in the United Kingdom!

Reasons to book a car rental with VroomVroomVroom

  1. We compare discounted car hire in Manchester from leading suppliers and our Price Promise assures you of getting the cheapest rates!
  2. We don't charge any booking or cancellation fee so you can reserve a rental car in advance and just modify or cancel your booking if needed. No need to worry about paying extra because you only get to pay once you've picked up your vehicle.
  3. Book now, pay later. No need to worry about upfront payments. 
  4. Real people to help you. Contact our customer care team if you need any assistance. 

Things to consider when booking a care hire in Manchester

When you collect your car hire, make sure you have the following with you to avoid any problems:
  • A full valid driving license - all parts
  • Secondary ID such as a passport or a recent utility bill showing your name and address
  • Your booking confirmation that will be emailed to you upon booking completion
  • A valid credit card
  • A lovely smile
NOTE: With the implementation of the paperless driving licence in the UK, you may want to check out this useful article for a list of things that you need to know when booking a car hire in Europe.

Are you arriving via Manchester Airport?

If you are arriving from Manchester Airport, you can also pickup your rental car directly at the airport and we can arrange that for you! VroomVroomVroom will make your trip hassle-free and convenient - so start comparing car hire deals here and reserve one that suit your budget and needs.  

Road trip ideas

So now that you've picked up your spanking new hire car, where on earth will you drive to? Once you've visited Manchester's top attractions, you might like a road trip to London. This drive with a car hire should take 3.5 hrs to 4 hrs to complete, depending on how long it'll take. It's not a bad drive except for the traffic within the cities themselves.

When you book cheap car hire in Manchester through VroomVroomVroom, you have the option of Alamo Liverpool Street, Avis Store Street, Budget The Grand NCP Car Park, Enterprise Bury New Road, Europcar Oldham Road, Hertz Chester Road, Sixt Ducie Street and Thrifty Twining Road. 

Before hopping in your hire car, it is advisable to check the live traffic updates in Manchester so you can avoid getting stuck in a congested road. 

Do you need a bigger vehicle? VroomVroomVroom also compare campervan rentals in Manchester and Manchester Airport. We wanted you to have a more comfortable trip that's why we have decided to also offer campervans, motorhomes, and RVs from leading suppliers.  

For all assistance, contact us and we will meet your expectations. You can also reach out to us via Facebook and Twitter.

All About Manchester

Manchester is an amazing city with an amazing amount of history and culture to offer both visitors and residents alike. With over 2.5 million citizens, the Greater Manchester area is an enourmous market.

Manchester is a happening and trendy place to be, and is especially easy to navigate. Various districts stand out and deserve exploration, and the centrally located Piccadilly Gardens is one of these areas. Directly to the west, the Millennium Quarter is also very special, while to the north, the bohemian-style North Quarter is close to both Chinatown and Canal Street. On the south-westerly side of the city is Castlefield and the Deansgate Docks, where you have the choice of waterfront restaurants. Invitingly, original, edgy, so happening, different: spend some time in Manchester and you'll soon see it's a very unique place. This free-spirited city demands your attention with a warm, no-nonsense welcome and a liberating open-mindedness that challenges!

With Manchester being such a big place, check out some information on the local area before you set off in your hire car so that you can make the most of your trip! There are 23 car hire depots in Manchester, and all of them are a few clicks away with VroomVroomVroom!

Top Attractions within Manchester

Castlefield is a conservation area within the heart of Manchester. The site features an ancient Roman Fort "Mamucium", the reconstructed gateway of the original Roman Fort, the first industrial canal, the Liverpool Road railway station complex, huge fine old bridges and great waterside views.

Chetham's Library is the oldest free library in England. It is located behind the Cathedral and is open from Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. a great place for all bookworms and history enthusiasts.

Manchester Museum is a public museum owned and managed by the University of Manchester. The museum houses over six million (6,000,000) items from all over the globe. Its collections are showcased under the following categories: Eurasia and Africa, New World, Oceania and World Wide. With great parking for your hire car you can spend more time searching through history and global artifacts.

The City of Manchester Stadium (CoMS) or the Eastlands is a stadium that serves as the Manchester City Football Club's home ground. It is located along the street of Rowsley. The facility also hosts events other than football games.
The Performing Arts in Manchester is something to watch. The city has wide collection of theaters that offers shows for all types of audiences. For the most recent show schedules do check with the following establishments: Manchester Opera House, The Palace Theatre, The Dancehouse Theatre, Library Theatre, Contact Theatre, Royal Exchange Theatre, Palace Theatre and the Manchester Opera House.

The Town Hall is a municipal building distinguished for its gothic revival-Victorian era architectural style. Its exterior and most especially its interior design complete with statues and murals are something that will amaze anyone.

Platt Fields Park is a lovely place to make time to visit, although Dogs are not allowed. Offering Rose Gardens, Shakespearean Gardens, Children's Play Areas, Skateboard Area, Tennis Courts, Basketball Courts & Bowling Greens there isn't much else left to the imagination. Just pop a picnic into the boot of your hire car and spend somr 'r and r' in this beautiful park.

The Imperial War Museum is a family of five museums: IWM London; IWM North in Trafford, Greater Manchester; IWM Duxford near Cambridge; the Churchill War Rooms in Whitehall, London; and the historic ship HMS Belfast, moored in the Pool of London on the River Thames. 

Piccadilly Gardens is a welcoming green space in Manchester city centre and is situated at one end of Market Street on the edge of the Northern Quarter. Piccadilly runs eastwards from the end of Market Street to a point where London Road begins: to the south of this are the gardens and paved areas.
John Rylands Library also known as the University Library of Manchester provides an extensive range of services and resources to actual and virtual visitors.
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Top depots in Manchester
  • Avis Manchester Downtown Car HireAvis Manchester Downtown - 28 Store Street, Manchester, ENG. M1 2WD
  • Alamo Manchester Salford Car HireAlamo Manchester Salford - 79 To 85 Liverpool Street, Salford, Manchester, ENG. M5 4LG
  • Europcar Manchester City Prestige Car HireEuropcar Manchester City Prestige - Unit 9 Parkway 4, Manchester, ENG. M17 1SW
  • Alamo Manchester City Car HireAlamo Manchester City - Newcross Service Station, 49 Oldham Road, Manchester, ENG. M4 5FS
  • Europcar Manchester City Car HireEuropcar Manchester City - 49 Oldham Road, Manchester, ENG. M4 5FS
  • Enterprise Salford Car HireEnterprise Salford - 229-241 Bury New Road, Manchester, ENG. M8 8DY
  • Hertz Stretford Car HireHertz Stretford - 1246 Chester Road, Stretford, Manchester, ENG. M32 8WB
  • Enterprise Stretford Car HireEnterprise Stretford - Broadway Industrial Estate, Trafford Road, Salford, ENG. M50 3UQ
  • Budget Manchester Car HireBudget Manchester - 28 Store Street, Manchester, ENG. M1 2WD
  • Enterprise Didsbury Car HireEnterprise Didsbury - Unit 5 Southpoint, Burnage Lane Didsbury, Manchester, ENG. M19 1TP
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