National Car Van Hire

The van rental business is a multi-million industry in the UK and many people rely on the use of vans for numerous short term purposes such as airport transfers, house moves and for picking purchases from shops. The option of self-drive van rental is particularly popular with people looking to hire a van that can be driven by the hirer; self-drive is also very flexible in terms of hire terms and when and where you can travel. National Car van rental is one company that is a market leader for self-drive van rental in the UK, Europe and across the globe.

About National Car

The National Car van rental service is one of the most established in the UK and has been in operation since 1947. The company began with the alliance of 24 different rental operators which formed an 800 strong fleet and over 60 locations containing a range of cars and vans. National Car has built a reputation based on their motto of being “the best in localised, personal service” and has continued to grow to become a premium, internationally recognised brand. The company is also part of a global strategic alliance with sister company Europcar which has served to enhance the National Car reputation for being a market leader.

National Car fleet of vans

National Car van rental provides customers with only the most modern models by the most respected van manufacturers. All vehicles are low mileage and undergo regular inspections and servicing to ensure the highest possible standards. Each van will also be fully valeted before each hire period. Vans in the National Car fleet include:

  • Vauxhall Vivaro intermediate cargo van
  • Vauxhall Combo economy cargo van
  • VW LT35 medium wheel base standard cargo van

All vehicles come with 3 doors and include radio and CD player. Manual transmission is also provided on each vehicle and with weight allowance ranging from 740kg to 1438kg.
There is also a range of added extras that can be provided with vans including items that can make the journey easier such as satellite navigation systems and child seats. There is also optional tow bar and additional drivers can be added.

Booking van rental through National Car

Booking National Car van rental is made easy through the online booking facilities at With rental preferences, times and dates of pick up and drop off you are able to receive and instant quote. Booking online also gives the chance to save money and by paying upfront with a credit card a customer is able to make savings compared to paying locally on the depot.

National Car van rental customers can also take advantage of the special offers that are available online including up to 10% off van hire, 10% off airport connect, 3 days for the price of 2 on weekend hire and the option to reduce excess to zero. The numerous branches that National Car has throughout the UK mean that one-way rentals are available as is European travel. 




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