Car Hire in Leicester
Car Hire Leicester
Avis car hire Leicester
Relax and enjoy your Leicester car rental with Avis, and benefit from the peace of mind that comes with:
- Over 60 years’ car hire experience
- A commitment to the highest levels of service
- Convenient pick-up locations around Leicester
- Options like GPS, child seats and one-way car hire from Leicester
- Green cars, luxury cars, family cars and fun cars
- 24 hour, weekend, weekly or monthly car hire in Leicester
To hire a car in Leicester use the form on the right of your screen, or click one of the Avis car rental Leicester locations below for more information
Avis Rent-a-Car Leicester locations
Avis offers car hire in Belfast from these three rental offices:
If you travelled to Leicester via train you will find the Avis rent a car office just off St Georges Way, in St Georges Retail Park car park.
You can find the Avis rent a car office in Leicester city centre easily from Highcross Shopping Centre. Firstly exit Highcross Shopping Centre onto the High Street and continue onto Humberstone Gate.
On the first crossroads turn right onto Charles Street, finally turn left onto St Georges Way and enter the St Georges Retail Park.
Leicester by Hire Car
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park is a unique and enjoyable day out for all the family and a perfect place to re-live the famous turning point in English History. Filled with numerous trails and exhibitions, it is enjoyable for all the family and a truly entertaining day out.
The Curve is in the heart of the city centre and hosts countless productions with a number of shows being produced in the theatre. Opened on December 4th 2008 by The Queen and designed by award winning architect Rafael Viñoly, this theatre has won two prestigious awards from the Royal Institute of British Architects and the ProCon Leicestershire Building of the year award.
The National Space Centre is the U.Ks largest visitor attraction dedicated to space and space exploration. The Space Centre hosts large displays and galleries, Space Theatre shows and interactive experience for all visitors. Easily accessible being just 1.4 miles from the city centre and found just off the A6.Book now
Find your perfect car hire in LeicesterThe city of Leicester is a melting pot of different cultures and has a particularly rich offering of medieval history. It also boasts an impressive array of art galleries, museums and theatres. To explore the county of Leicestershire and its star city at your leisure, arrange your Avis hire car in Leicester.
Plan your journey from LeicesterLeicester Train Station is a stone’s throw away from the burial place of King Richard III. Since the remains of this intriguing medieval king were moved to Leicester Cathedral in March 2015, the city’s reputation as an important historical city has increased. Head to the King Richard III Visitor Centre and go on the walking tour and audio trail. Learn about the monarch and delve into the history surrounding his life and death.
Visit the Guildhall – one of the best preserved timber framed houses in England. At 600 years old, this stunning grand hall is an important landmark in Leicester. Open to the public as a museum, this building also hosts performances and community events. Another top attraction is the Jewry Wall Museum where you can learn about the city during different periods of history.
For shopping, the Highcross centre is the place to go. This huge modern complex houses numerous well-known retailers along with an impressive selection of restaurants and a massive 12-screen cinema. If you’re after a cosier atmosphere with independent boutiques, charming tea rooms and Michelin-starred restaurants, head to The Lanes, St Martin’s Square and Arcades.
Leicester is best explored with a hire car, giving you the convenience to visit all of the city sights at your leisure.
Beyond LeicesterFrom stately homes and castles to beautiful parks and hiking trails, the county of Leicestershire is best explored by car.
Borough of Melton
The borough of Melton is located around a 45-minute drive from Leicester. Top sights to visit here include the town of Melton Mowbray, which is famous for pork pies and stilton cheese. The 19th century Belvoir Castle, with its grand rooms, impressive art collections and stunning gardens, is also situated in this region and is easily reached via the A46 from Leicester. The lands here have been held by the Dukes and Duchesses of Rutland for more than 1,000 years.
Bradgate Park Trust
A gorgeous countryside retreat throughout the seasons, Bradgate Park Trust is a tranquil setting dotted with ancient ruins. You can drive from bustling Leicester to this secluded spot in just 20 minutes. Leisurely strolls and wildlife watching are popular here. Find time to explore the historic sites such as Bradgate House, the birthplace of Lady Jane Grey and one of the first-known brick houses in England.
With an Avis rental car organised in Leicester, the city’s surroundings are all within easy reach.