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Established 1997 - Your Local Self Drive specialist
Still family owned
Daily Van Hire
What age do I have to be to hire a van from you?
We can hire to anyone aged between 23 and 74 providing you have held a full UK car driving license for a minimum of 2 years.
Is it cheaper to hire a van for longer?
Yes, the longer you hire for the cheaper your daily rate will be - contact us for an exact quote.
Can I book for just one day at the weekend?
Yes, we can arrange for you to pick up a van on Saturday or Sunday morning for a small surcharge.
I've got points on my license, can I still hire a van?
Yes, we can cater for most people, but advise first as the insurers may add a small surcharge in some instances.
Do the vans have SatNav?
Some vans do. Alternatively, Tom Tom can be supplied for a small surcharge.
Does the insurance carry any excess?
Yes, it follows industry regulations & pricing.
Can I buy CDW to reduce the excess?
Yes - We can offer CDW to reduce the excess
Where can I take your vans?
Anywhere within the EU and Scandinavia.
What's the best van to take on the ferry?
Our long wheel base (lwb) vans are high-cube, low-floor vans and are the maximum size permissible on most cross-channel ferries before hitting freight tariff rates, so you are still charged at car rate.
Do I have to pay more for insurance or breakdown cover in Europe?
We will provide you with a tailored quote which will be dependant on date, route and drivers etc.
Does your SatNav cover Europe?
Our TomTom covers Western Europe including all the following countries: AD, AT, BE, CH, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GI, HR, HU, IE, IT, LI, LT, LU, LV, MC, NL, NO, PL, PT, SE, SI, SK, SM, UK, VA.
What happens if the van breaks down?
We have agreements with major organisations throughout the UK & Europe, on standby to meet your needs. We'll give you a dedicated number to ring if you are unfortunate enough to require these sevices.
Is there any extra charge for breakdown cover?
No, it's included in your quote.
What do I need to bring when I come to pick up my van?
Drivers license, 1 form of ID showing name & address (eg utility bill or bank statement) and your National Insurance number. For European trips you will also need to bring your passport.
What types of payment do you take?
We accept the following forms of payment. Cheques with bank guarantee card, Debit and Credit card.
We do not accept Diners Club or Amex.
PICKING UP & RETURNING
What is 24hr drop off?
We have a secure system for returning vans and collecting parked cars out of hours, explained at the point of hire.
How can I find you?
Click here to go to our directions page and bring up maps to help you find us. You can also enter your postcode to get full directions to us from Google.
Can I leave my car with you?
Yes, we offer free parking to customers at your own risk.
What do you mean by courteous service?!
You be nice to us and we'll be nice to you! We'll always do our best to accommodate your needs.
Do you have any vehicles with towbars?
Yes, we can provide a vehicle with a towbar for a small surcharge.
your towbar & contents must be covered by your own insurance.