To cover non-commercial van hires. Available to residents of and rentals in the UK, Isle of Man or the Channel Islands.
Up to £6,500 damage and theft cover per policy
Up to £500 each per claim for misfuelling and car key cover
Buy your policy from 364 days in advance up to right before you collect your car
Cover up to seven additional drivers per rental - and there's no need to add them to your insurance4carhire policy
Car hire excess insurance is an optional insurance coverage which can protect you from the excess costs that you are required to pay in the event that your hire car is damaged or stolen.
You have two options when it comes to covering your excess:
How does it work with insurance4carhire?
As an example, if your excess with the car rental company were £500 and you needed to make a claim, you would pay the rental company £500 and they would pay the remaining cost of the claim.
You'd then claim back the £500 you paid, through insurance4carhire's online claims process.
Find out why you should take out car hire excess insurance:
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If it appears below, our Annual Europe policy covers rentals in this country:
Moving house? Our daily van hire excess insurance is available to cover non-commercial van rentals in the UK and the Isle of Man.
Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Update for insurance4carhire customers
While the scale and impact of the current coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak remains unknown, insurance4carhire, part of The Ardonagh Group, has been working for some time to prepare for all potential outcomes for our business. We have a range of plans in place across The Ardonagh Group to serve the needs of our clients without interruption, while protecting the health and safety of our colleagues and other stakeholders.
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