Car Hire Birmingham

Get a great deal on your next Birmingham car rental

When looking for car hire in Birmingham look to SIXT and our friendly branches across the city. You'll find us when you arrive at You'll find us when you arrive at Birmingham Airport, as well as right in the city centre. We don't offer just any old cars – all of our vehicles are from well-known, premium brands. With a wide range of models, choose from compact hatchbacks that suit Birmingham's busy streets to people carriers and minibuses for family trips in the West Midlands. We offer luxury at affordable prices and our rental cars are just three months old on average, so you're always assured of a virtually brand-new vehicle. Enjoy free cancellation, when choosing to pay on arrival, as well as friendly support from our 24-hour customer service team.


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SIXT services in Birmingham

Car hire in Birmingham with SIXT is extremely flexible. Choose from a one-day rental to long-term rental periods with lower daily prices. We also cater for all types of customers looking to hire a car in the city. From an economy model to efficiently get you around the city to more premium models if you need a hire car for a longer period. For larger groups and families we also have a selection of 4x4s, people carriers and minibuses. And to make sure you have everything you need with your car rental booking, you can choose from a range of optional extras. Child seats for the little ones or a sat nav if you're new to Birmingham.

SIXT services in Birmingham

Birmingham car hire FAQ

How old do I have to be to rent a car in Birmingham?

Drivers in Birmingham can hire cars from as young as 21 years of age. While many rental companies have a minimum age of 25, SIXT has a number of car categories available to under 25s. We also have a discount on offer for students in Birmingham.

Can I book a one-way car hire in Birmingham?

Yes, it is possible to pick your car up in Birmingham and drop it off at another SIXT location. We have branches all around the UK, including in London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Glasgow. Please check availability for one-way rentals using the booking form online or on our app.

Can I pay for my booking without a credit card?

It isn't a problem if you don't have a credit card as we also accept most major debit cards at our Birmingham branches. The debit card used must be in the driver's name and must be present when picking up your hire car.

Explore Birmingham with your hire car

  • Head into Birmingham city centre for a day’s shopping at the Bullring. The more recent addition of Grand Central adds more opportunities for shopping as well as a host of great restaurants. With over 3,000 parking spaces in central Birmingham you won’t have to look far to find somewhere to park your hire car.
  • One of Birmingham’s most popular attractions Cadbury World can be reached in under 20 minutes on the A38 from the city centre. Indulge your taste buds while learning about the history of chocolate and Britain’s most famous chocolate company. Drive your hire car around the nearby model village of Bournville.
  • There are also plenty of great places to visit around Birmingham in the West Midlands. Our pick is Stratford-upon-Avon which is around a 35-mile drive away in your hire car. We recommend simply walking around the beautiful town before catching a performance at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Summer in Birmingham

Make the most of the outdoor attractions in the city and its surrounds in summer. The Birmingham Back to Backs is an open-air museum that shows the working-class conditions of the mid-19th century in the city. Braver souls can take on the Bear Grylls Adventure in Marston Green, packed with all manner of fun challenges. Use your hire car to see Coventry's Broadgate, a tribute to the mythical Lady Godiva. While you're there, visit Holy Trinity Church for its 15th-century stone pulpit. 


  • Rated 4.0 out of 5 from 1021 Ratings

Akshay D.

Yet another smooth rental thanks to my man Mo from the Birmingham Airport branch. Barely lifted a finger, I was in and out in seconds with the car I like. That man is a life saver. No issues with the car either. Would definitely recommend

Hartmut K.

the whole process went very fast and uncomplicated! very satisfied!

steve f.

Friendly staff, quick dealing with front desk and on my way.


The Vegan K.

Dragos who served me was really helpful and lovely the whole staff were all bubbly and chatty and just had a really nice welcome feel to the place. Azim his manager too was excellent and helped us out! Would definitely recommend using them and will be back thank you again!

clelia m.

Cannot recommend these guys highly enough. Amnar and Dragos were a pleasure to deal with. And helped get us the best deal and value. Made our day a lot easier. 5 stars plus service.

D F.

Booked a car very short notice, actually got a free upgrade from a clio to a Skoda Octavia which is a dream to drive. Dragos and Omar where incredibly helpful, no issues so far!

Why Rent With Sixt?

Why Rent With Sixt?
  • New Cars - On Average 3 Months Old
  • Premium Fleet Of German Cars
  • Car Hire Made Quick And Easy
  • Friendly 24/7 Customer Service
  • Free Cancellation When You Pay On Arrival
  • No hidden costs or credit card fees

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