Your local self-drive specialists in Leicester

Leicester’s most trusted car rental company

Are you looking for a reliable car rental for a family holiday? Or a self-drive van to help you pack up for uni? Look no further than City Self Drive! Established in 1962, we are a family-run car rental company with one of the largest independent fleets of vehicles in the Leicestershire area. With over 55 years of experience in the business and a huge range of vehicles, we have become well-known for our friendly team, dependable service and highly competitive rates. So whether you need a small 5-door car or a 12-seater minibus, you can always rely on us to get you where you need to go – safe and on time, with no hassle.

What we do

We take huge pride in our flexible and professional vehicle hire service, designed to have you comfortably on the road in no time at all no matter what your journey. With a range of customisation options and a whole host of additional services available, we go the extra mile to ensure your journey is 100% tailored to your unique requirements. Here are just a few of the services we offer:

  • Car hire
  • Light commercial vehicles
  • Trucks up to 3.5 tonnes
  • People carriers and minibuses
  • School transport
  • Self-drive, man with van or vehicle with driver
  • MOT and car servicing

Our mission

We may have been in the business for over half a century, but our company mission has always remained the same. We aim to provide the local community with a down-to-earth, dependable and high-quality vehicle rental service, at an honest and affordable price. That’s the way it has always been, and we don’t see that changing any time soon.

Did you know? We are now running hybrid vehicles, and have even gone paperless within our office. It’s our way of reducing our carbon footprint and doing our bit for the environment. Just give us a call to find out more about our mission to become a greener car rental company.

The service doesn’t stop there!

Car Hire

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Van Hire

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Minibus Hire

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School Transport

Want to make an enquiry or make an availability request? Just call City Self Drive car rental company on
0116 251 6258 or 0116 253 6707