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Budget Car Hire Birmingham

Car hire Birmingham

Need a fast, reliable car hire service in Birmingham? Rent with Budget, we provide quality hire cars and a friendly service at a great value price.

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Where to find us

Birmingham city centre

17 Horsefair
B1 1DB

Tel: 03445449748

Opening hours

08:00 - 16:00 Hrs
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Explore Birmingham with Budget

Car hire in and around Birmingham

Birmingham city centre

Birmingham is a major city in England’s West Midlands and is the county's most populous city outside London.

During the Industrial Revolution, Birmingham grew rapidly from the medium-sized market town of medieval times to a town at the forefront of developments in industry, technology and science. Today the landmarks of its Industrial Revolution past remain, alongside a network of canals that were used for transportation and are now lined with trendy bars and eateries.

Theatres in Birmingham

Birmingham is home to major cultural institutions, such as the Birmingham Royal Ballet and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.  The 2,000-seat Hippodrome regularly stages touring musicals, the Welsh National Opera and the Birmingham Royal Ballet.

Other theatres include the Birmingham Repertory Theatre, the Edwardian Alexandra Theatre and the Public Theatre, which hosts a range of plays from local amateur dramatics to touring shows.

Art galleries and museums in Birmingham

The Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery is housed in a Victorian building and features the largest collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings in the world. The gallery also has extensive ceramic, sculpture and silver collections.

The Ikon is a stylish art gallery that displays contemporary artwork and is renowned for its progressive and individualist exhibitions.

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts has a stunning collection of old masters and modern classics; its gallery houses works by Degas, Magritte, Gainsborough, Monet and Rubens.

Sporting events in Birmingham

Birmingham is home to two of the oldest professional football teams in the world: Aston Villa and Birmingham City.  It also hosts a range of international sporting events, including cricket, tennis, golf, rugby and speedway.

Beyond Birmingham

Keen to see more of the Midlands?  Pick up a Budget rent a car and head off to explore. Go at your own pace and enjoy the scenery and villages in comfort.

Stratford-upon-Avon – Shakespeare country

Stratford-upon-Avon is the birthplace of Shakespeare and home to the Royal Shakespeare Company, as well as the church where Shakespeare is buried and the house in which he lived.

The Cotswolds

Visit the Cotswolds, one of the most beautiful areas of England. Famous for rolling hillsides and sleepy villages, the region is renowned for its honey-coloured limestone buildings, uniquely defining the character of the many small villages and towns.

Along the Alcester Heritage Trail, visitors will discover historic buildings, traditional independent shops, tearooms and pubs, as well as the Roman museum.

Shipston-on-Stour was once a busy sheep market town and today its traditional coaching inns, elegant Georgian buildings, shops, tearooms and 15th century church give it a distinctive character.

Experience over 1000 years of history at Sudeley Castle. It has some of the best gardens in England, including the Queen’s Garden where 80 varieties of roses bloom,and the Herbal Healing garden. You can even stay in a cottage in the grounds.

Cotswold Water Park

The Cotswolds are home to many parks, including the Cotswold Water Park, which has 150 lakes and is set in 40 square miles of countryside. Visitors can take part in a range of water sports, such as canoeing, diving, swimming, water-skiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing and sailing.

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