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Where to pick up your car
The closest car rental brand to Chelmsford train station is Hertz – it takes just under half an hour to walk there (2km).
Top car rental brands
The most popular car rental brands in Chelmsford are Hertz, Keddy, Europcar, Alamo and Thrifty.
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Warmest month: August (19°C)
Coldest month: January (5°C)
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Hire a car in Chelmsford
Just within the commuter belt of London, Chelmsford offers quick access to transport links for some amazing day trips.
A short drive will take you down to the coast, where you can follow the shoreline and explore the small towns, islands and wildlife. Discover the history of Essex and the area’s mixed Roman, Saxon, Viking and Norman heritage. It is well also worth taking a trip out to the historic Hylands House and Ingatestone Hall. Chelmsford, known as the birthplace of radio, is only a 30-minute drive from Stansted Airport.
Car rental in Chelmsford – the numbers
Frequently asked questions
Q. What is the most popular rental length in Chelmsford?
A. Eight to nine days.
Q. When is the most popular time to rent a car in Chelmsford?
Q. What's the best value car hire brand in Chelmsford?
A. Hertz is the cheapest car rental brand in Chelmsford, offering cars from just £9 per day.
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