Edinburgh, United Kingdom
10 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3JT
|Sun||09:00 - 13:00|
|Mon||08:00 - 17:30|
|Tue||08:00 - 17:30|
|Wed||08:00 - 17:30|
|Thu||08:00 - 17:30|
|Fri||08:00 - 18:00|
|Sat||09:00 - 13:00|
Deposit and Credit card Information:
ACCEPTED: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard (not prepaid), Visa (not prepaid). Debit card not accepted unless otherwise stated below. A deposit amount of GBP 200 will be held against your credit card for the duration of the rental. Your deposit is a guarantee held in the event of damage/theft of the vehicle. This will be automatically released if there is no theft or damage during the rental period. Please note that this does not represent your total excess liability which can be found in the Damage Waiver Liability section. Credit card(s) must be valid for up to 6 months after the rental has ended. NOT ACCEPTED: No other payment types will be accepted. A valid credit card in the first name and surname (no abbreviations) of the lead driver must be presented at the rental desk in order to pre-authorise/charge a deposit. The credit card(s) must be embossed and a PIN number may be required. In the event that you fail to present a valid credit card, there is a lack of sufficient funds available on the credit card or the credit card is not in the lead driver's name, the car rental agent may refuse to release the vehicle. In these instances, no funds paid will be reimbursed. This location accepts Debit Cards. Conditions of debit card use: card must be in main driver's name. MasterCard or VISA only. Debit cards must be issued by a bank, and numbers must be embossed. Please note, the deposit amount will be charged if using a debit card and associated transactions fees may apply. Maximum rental duration 28 days if using a debit card. Prepaid and electronic cards (Visa Electron) are not accepted.
25 to 99 Years
Customers who fall outside the age limitations will not be able to rent a car unless there is a young or senior driver fee specified in this section. Please note that, if applicable, this fee will be included in the rental price and will be payable on arrival at the rental desk in the local currency.
Hertz vehicles cannot be driven in and/or dropped off in any African, Asian and Middle-East country, nor in Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
Standard vehicles (with the exception of groups G/H) with a maximum of 5 seats and van groups A4/B4/C4/D4/E4/G4/J4 may be taken abroad. Vehicles with 6 seats or more and any belongings to the following Collections may not be taken abroad - Dream/Electric/Fun/Green/Prestige. Van groups not specified above, specialist vans and high roof vans may also not be taken abroad.
A one way rental is a rental which starts at one location and terminates at another. Availability is subject to location restrictions and vehicle type. A fee may apply for this service and will be advised at time of reservation.
One-way rentals to the following islands: Isle of Man, Guernsey or Jersey are available with an additional fee in the amount of GBP 600.00 (including tax) on all vehicle groups.
One way rentals from UK mainland to the Scottish islands are not allowed.
One way rentals are not allowed for Dream Collection vehicle groups.
Should these restrictions be ignored, all insurance (Third Party Liability, CDW, TP, PI), if accepted, shall be null and void. The driver will be held fully responsible in case of accidents and will bear all consequences, including the cost of repatriation of the damaged vehicle.
All vehicles are automatically covered with European Motoring Assistance. However if you wish to take a UK registered vehicle abroad, you are required by law tobe in possession of a VE103B form which is proof Hertz have permitted the vehicle to travel abroad. Charges for issuing a VE103B are as follows:
Fee: £ 87.12 (1-2 day rentals) or £101.64 (3-5 day rentals) or £ 130.68 (6-7 day rentals) or £ 174.24 (8-13 day rentals) or £ 188.76 (14-20 day rentals) or £ 188.76 + additional £ 87.12 per week*
* The weekly amount is charged per week started
This fee applies even if you have a continental cover which covers hire vehicles. No fee applies for NorthernIreland and Isle of Wight. The cover can only be purchased at time of pick-up.
Addional equipment may be required for vehicles being taken out of the UK mainland to meet the legal requirements of the country visited. You are responsible for purchasing this additional equipment.
Expert advice to make your journey go smoothly
Always ask for directions to the nearest gasoline station to the rental drop-off location. Keep your fuel sales slip as proof of refueling.
Take time to familiarize yourself with the vehicle controls before leaving the parking area
Fully inspect the vehicle for signs of damage and report them to the rental desk before leaving the parking area
Ask for a map at the car rental desk
When visiting a location for the first time, always choose a safe parking spot like a supervised parking lot