Rental vans in London

Locate Van Hire for London Kings Cross and neighbouring districts.

Van rental at King's Cross in london offers a large fleet of vehicles such as a Luton style van or panel van and if you are transporting a group of people take a look at our cheap minibus hire rates through the engine ( Van hire London).

London is the capital city of the United Kingdom with a population of 8.6 million. The United Kingdom population is currently 64.1 million. London is a centre for commerce, culture and tourism. London is on many peoples bucket list – it has some fantastic attractions, buildings, museums, galleries, shops, theatres, restaurants and hotels.

People staying in London can travel around the city by Underground, train, bus Boris Bike or on foot. However it is also possible to get Car rental from London. There are plenty of branches to collect a hire car from in London and 5thGear car rental in London is no exception. 5thGear has about thirty rental locations across London. However Kings Cross is one the busiest 5thGear London branch.

we can supply fifteen to seventeen seater minibus for rental which can be delivered to an address of your choice in London or picked up at a depot.. Please ensure that the minibus driver has a category D1 on his/her driving licence. is a van hire agent for some of the UK's largest rental operators, including National and Sixt van hire with access to a multi-franchise fleet of thousands of modern vans and minibuses for hire offering cheap rental rates on one-way and two-way van hire delivered to any address in Kings Cross and elsewhere in London.

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Van hire in Kings Cross can be booked via our secure online booking service or you can telephone our van rental reservation team on: .

Please note that our via the internet rates are £'s per hire lower than our telephone hire rates.

When your discount rental van is delivered to an address of your choice or is collected from the nearest depot, you must produce your driving licence and another form of id before signing the van hire agreement.

Kings Cross is located to the North of the main centre of London and is a busy part of the city, serving as a transport hub. The A501 Euston Road, Pentonville Road is a multi laned road that is part of an ‘inner ring Road’ for London. The A1 heads North passed the Emirates Stadium and out of London to the ‘North Circular Road’ the main M1 motorway and the M25 Orbital motorway. The A501 carries on to the East of London for various exits out of London. Turn West and the main road becomes the A40 dual carriageway and crries on quickly into the M40, meeting the M25. So if you rent a car from Kings Cross you can quickly leave London, East, West or North.

London operates a ‘congestion zone’ in the centre, where vehicles are charged each day if the enter the zone. London Kings Cross car rental centres are just outside the TFL Congestion Zone and so you only have to pay if you enter the congestion zone in your car hire. There are exemptions, such as low emission car hire or if you have rented a 9 seat vehicle from Kings Cross. London congestion charge

Near Kings Cross are Euston Station and St Pancras International Station which serves the Eurostar service via the Channel Tunnel into Europe. The British Library and University College London are nearby. Regents Park, Camden are quite close and a few stops in the Tube will take you to Regent Street and Oxford Street for shopping. There are also many Businesses within the environs of Kings Cross.

As London Kings Cross is a busy hub for both visitors and locals it is no surprise that car and van rental in Kings Cross has large and varied rental fleets. Many branche s have extended hours and you can rent a car on Saturdays and Sundays.

Kings Cross Car Hire fleet

Cheap car hire is available for the more budget conscious in a range of economy cars. Three or five doors, manual, small engines; these are great for hiring to get around London and for shorter trips.

Compact size cars offer a little more room and are available in automatic if you want to travel a bit further afield. Intermediate cars are bigger and ideal if you are staying on vacation in the UK and want to do some exploring. Most of our car hire deals include unlimited mileage so you can travel around the UK without incurring extra hire costs.

Station wagons, or estate cars can also be rented if you have some luggage. It is also possible to do a one way car hire between car rental locations, such as Heathrow or Gatwick. Travellers can land at one Airport, rent a car and leave it another Airport. People also hire cars to do one way hires from home to an airport, to save on airport parking costs.

It is also possible to take your rental car overseas from London. This is quite popular for those who either don’t have a car or need a larger car. There is a supplement to cover the extra insurance and breakdown, but the arrangements are quite easy and we have quite a few customers who take their hire car overseas from Kings Cross.

For those of you with larger parties there are various people carries ready for hire. On fleet are smaller 7 seaters which have five adult seats and two smaller seats in the back row. These are normally good value to rent. The next size up are full 7 seat vehicles such as Ford Galaxy or VW sharan, which offer 7 comfortable seats, albeit with limited space for large suitcases. You can also hire nine seat vehicles from London Kings Cross. These can be driven on a normal UK licence if you are over 30. 9 seat vehicles have lots of space and can also accommodate some luggage in the back. There is limited supply of these, so they need to be booked in advance, although sometimes there is last minute availability for MPVs.

To rent a Minibus in London the driver must hold a UK licence with category D1 and be over 30. They have 15 or 17 seats and are in demand so you need to book minibuses ahead of time.

Some of the branches in Kings Cross offer a fully inclusive deal that includes £0 excess insurance and free extra drivers. The insurance is included in the car hire deal so you don’t have to reclaim costs from the Insurance company after the event. Whilst the rates appear slightly more at first glance, they offer great value when you consider that everything is covered and you just pay for the fuel that you use.

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Kings Cross has some of the larger branches in London as it covers a large diverse area, both commercial, residential and tourism. Lots of small businesses in North London rent vans as well as local residents needing to hire a van for the weekend. There is no congestion charge at weekends so you can take the van into London.

One way van hire is also available between branches , with a small additional charge. This is ideal for people who are moving house and need a bit more room for their possessions! However lots of people use vans to move houses at weekends, especially near the end of a month, so book early!

Small vans usually have two seats and are ideal for moving smaller items such as washing machines. They are designed to take a ‘pallet’. Short Wheel based vans, SWB, offer about 7 cubic metres and have 3 seats. Long Wheel based vans, LWB, have three seats and can carry about 11 cubic metres. These vans are rented for moving bigger items as they have 3.3m load length. If you need more space in your van then there are a limited number of Extra LWB vans – 14 cubic metres and 4.3 metres long. The most popular for house moving, especially for one way rentals, are Luton vans with tail lifts as they offer 15 metres cubed and a lift to load furniture. However they are very popular and so early booking is recommended.

So Kings Cross car and van rental is one of the busiest in London. Because of it’s location, ease of access and because you can leave London from it easily it has branches that are open longer, including weekends, and has a range of rental vehicles - cheap cars,7 seaters, 9 seaters, Minibuses and vans. There are special deals, Insurance included , one way hires and cars for going overseas.

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