Car Hire Excess Insurance from just £2.99 per day

Whether you’re hiring a car for holidays, a business trip or to visit family and friends, our car hire excess insurance gives you peace of mind. If you buy before you travel, you’ll also benefit by avoiding those expensive Excess Waiver add-ons at the rental desk. Please read the policy wording carefully for detailed information.

Key features and benefits:

Great value, extensive car hire excess insurance for single-trip or annual multi-trip car rentals

Up to £6,000 to reimburse you for excess charges if your hire car is damaged or stolen

Vulnerable parts of the car such as windscreen, tyres and roof are included

Up to 65 days’ continuous cover on annual policies

Optional extras for even more peace of mind

Policy available for drivers aged 21-85

UK residents only


Vehicles hired without comprehensive insurance

Any claim or payment where you haven’t met the terms of your Rental Vehicle Agreement

Unacceptable vehicles, such as cars over 20 years old

Interior damage, other than in the event of a collision

Specific countries and areas where the Government is advising against travel

Fines and penalties

Campervans and motorhomes (unless our optional additional cover is taken out)

Need a little extra cover?

As well as our standard Car Hire Excess Insurance, we also offer the following upgrades which you can add to your cover for a fixed price.

Vehicle Key Replacement (up to £1,000)

What am I covered for?

Replacing a lost or stolen Rental Vehicle key

Replacement locks

Locksmith charges

Any amount exceeding £1,000

Personal Accident (up to £10,000)

What am I covered for?

If you or named drivers on the rental car agreement are injured while driving in the hire vehicle, and the injury is the sole cause of death, loss of limb, or loss of sight

If the injury is caused by suicide, attempted suicide, or self-injury

If the injury is caused when under the influence of drink or drugs

If a seatbelt was not worn

Campervan & Motorhome (up to £2,000)

What am I covered for?

Pays up to £1,000 for a single incident

Pays up to £2,000 for a series of incidents

Claims where you have not met your Vehicle Rental Agreement

Where the Rental Vehicle is not being driven by you or is in your control

If the driver is not stated on your Vehicle Rental Agreement

Payments which exceed the limit for a single or series of incidents

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