About Us

Direct Vanhire is part of the Yellohire group of companies and has been involved in the car and van hire business since the late 1980s.

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Offering competitive rates and superb customer service on a wide selection of cars and vans, we have become one of the leading brokers of vehicle hire in the UK. In fact, serving more than 450 locations in the UK stretching from the Highlands to Penzance.

We pride ourselves on offering an affordable, flexible and honest service to customers. Direct Vanhire rentals do not include hidden charges – all prices are inclusive of insurance and VAT – so what you see is what you get when you select one of our vehicles and hire arrangements. We can offer unlimited mileage from selected locations.

We can also arrange travel into Europe if required.There are certain restrictions that will apply depending on vehicle size and countries to be visited. Please call us on 0800 027 7019 for further details.

Direct Vanhire supplies all types of vehicle for hire, including small capacity transits to 3.5-tonne Luton vans – we also offer 7.5-tonne vehicles in a very few selected locations. The selection of cars is equally varied, featuring various models ranging from economy ‘run-arounds’ to large people carriers. Whatever your requirements, Direct Vanhire has the perfect vehicle for you.

To place a booking or to obtain a free quote, call us now on 0800 027 7019.

When collecting your vehicle please ensure that you have your Driving Licence Photocard to hand, along with two other forms of identification to prove your name and address, such as a bank statement and utility bill dated within the past three months.

You will also need to visit the DVLA website & generate a ‘Share My Licence ‘ code to take to the branch which will allow the branch to view your driving history online.


Please ensure that you bring your pre-paid rental voucher and a valid debit or credit card to leave a security deposit upon collection of your vehicle. If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0330 111 7019, by e-mail (admin@yellohire.com) or via the form on our Contact Us page.