Car Rental FAQs

Where can I collect/return my rental vehicle from/to?

Any Vospers Rental Centre.

How old do you have to be to rent a car?

You can rent a vehicle from Vospers Rental from 21 years of age. If you are aged between 21 and 25 there will be a daily young drivers surcharge applied to the booking.

What is needed to rent a car?

Card part of a valid driving licence, or if it is an old paper style licence then a passport is needed for photo ID.

DVLA code to check endorsements or the driver’s National Insurance Number.

Can I hire a car without an excess deposit?

All our vehicles come with a £1000 excess as standard. You can choose to reduce this excess to £500 for a daily charge. 

What condition will my rental car be in when I pick it up?

All our rental vehicles are maintained and valeted to showroom standard. If there is existing damage on the vehicle you will be advised on collection.


How is damage measured?

Our damage is measured on the BVRLA Fair Wear and Tear Standards.


Are there any surprise charges?

We pride ourselves on the price you are quoted being the price you pay when you pick up the vehicle. We do offer additional products to enhance your rental experience which you can choose to add on during the checkout process but there is no hard sell.


How much does it cost to rent a car?

The prices vary according to the type of vehicle and duration of the hire.

Do I need insurance to rent a car?

We provide our own comprehensive insurance for all hires.


What forms of payment do you accept in order to hire a car?

We accept all major debit and credit cards. We do not accept cash or cheque.


Can I return or pick-up a car after office hours?

Out of Hours return is available.

We do not currently offer Out of Hours collection.


How much is the deposit on a car rental?


A deposit of £150.00 is taken for all hires. This is returned at the end of the hire.


Can I be picked up and taken to my car rental from home?

Arrangements of this type can be made. Mention to your Vospers Rental advisor when booking.


Do hire cars have unlimited mileage?

Our vehicles have a 300 mile per day mileage limit