Protect yourself with the UK’s most popular car hire excess insurance provider*
Our van excess policy is only available to residents of and rentals in the UK, Isle of Man or the Channel Islands. Your van must be for non-commercial use, with an unladen weight not exceeding 3.5 tonnes.
Choose a daily or annual car hire excess insurance policy
Buy your policy from 364 days in advance up to right before you collect your car
Decline the excess insurance offered to you at the car hire desk
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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, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
Note that we can only offer van hire excess cover to residents of the UK, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.
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 three options when it comes to car hire excess insurance:
For example, if you did purchase car hire excess insurance and your excess with the car rental company were £500, you would have to pay the rental company £500 and they would pay the remaining cost of the claim. With excess insurance from insurance4carhire, you would be able to claim back the £500 you'd paid.
*Applies to car hire excess policies only - our daily van excess policy is only available to drivers resident in the UK, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands, who are driving in these territories.
* By online traffic share (2019)
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