Car hire with Thrifty

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Our great prices include

  • Free cancellation and amendments
  • Third party liability insurance
  • Collision damage waiver
  • Vehicle licensing fee

Want to book by phone? Call us on: 0203 318 6960

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Thrifty car rental with easyCar

  • Why choose Thrifty?

    Thrifty offers budget friendly rates as well as a wide selection of reliable cars.

  • Car hire locations

    With easyCar you can simply search through all of Thrifty's locations, from the Americas and Europe to the Pacific.

  • Car hire brands

    Thrifty operates under its parent company, Hertz, alongside its sister company, Dollar Rent a Car.

  • What do easyCar customers think?

    Our customers rate Firefly's well-maintained vehicles and car hire drop-off process as their best selling points.

  • Waiting time

    In many of our most popular locations, the average waiting time for picking up a Thrifty vehicle takes between 15-20 minutes.

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A bit about Thrifty

Thrifty Car Rental was established in 1958 and is a well-known international brand. The company is a franchise operating around 1,000 stores in 77 countries. Just under half of Thrifty locations are in the US and Canada; the rest are spread across the globe. As its name would suggest, Thrifty caters to business and leisure travellers who want to save money. In 2012, the Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group was acquired by Hertz Global Holdings.

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easyCar customer reviews for Thrifty

  • Faro Airport

    "It was an excellent choice & will definitely use again, service was swift polite & we were on our way in record time. The car was new clean & better then the one we expected & return service was again swift & well handled with minimum fuss, in fact I'm about to book them again for our next trip."

  • Nice Airport

    "We got from Thrifty an upgrade to a bigger and brand new car. Everything went smoothly, the price was very compatible, too. We are really pleased."

  • Brussels Airport

    "The service was really good... We took the car with no problem and we gave it back without waiting."

  • Sofia Airport

    "It was perfect. The process of ordering and receiving the vehicle was quick and simple, the vehicle was in good condition, so the return was simple."

  • Reykjavik

    "I was very pleased with the car supplied and the service I received from the car rental company."

Most popular car rental locations for Thrifty

  • Nice Airport

    Tour de Contrôle de Nice, 06200 Nice, France

  • Heathrow Airport

    The Sheraton Heathrow Hotel, Colnbrook By-Pass, West Drayton UB7 0HJ

  • Keflavik International Airport

    3, Blikavöllur, 235 Keflavík, Iceland

  • Los Angeles Airport

    5440 W Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

  • Geneva Airport

    Aéroport de Cointrin, Route Douaniere-Secteur France, 01215 Genève

  • Palma de Mallorca Airport

    Aeropuerto, S/N, 07611 Palma de Mallorca, Islas Baleares, Spain

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Popular locations

With hundreds of locations worldwide, there are plenty of Thrifty pick up points to choose from. These are the most popular Thrifty locations among easyCar customers.

Popular countries Average cost per day of car hire
France £31
UK £29
Greece £29
Spain £19

Popular cities Average cost per day of car hire
London £32
Nice £33
Tenerife £19
Edinburgh £31


Security deposits vary depending on location and the type of car you hire. Here are the deposit amounts for select Thrifty vehicles in a few popular destinations. These totals are based on major pick up points within each country, but they may differ even from other locations within the same country.

Mainland Spain€1021€1050€1106
Canary Islands€770€770€928