All drivers must have a current and full driver’s licence to hire a vehicle. If your licence is from the UK, it must entitle you to drive a category B vehicle up to 3,500 kg. If you have demerit points on your licence or any convictions, extra fees or restrictions may apply.
Foreign licences are acceptable if they are in English or are accompanied by an accredited English translation. Otherwise, an International Driving Permit (IDP) is required.
Most campervan rental companies in the UK require the driver to be 21 years of age or older. In addition, you must have held your licence for a specific period of time (generally 2–5 years). Certain vehicles may be restricted for those under the age of 25.
Enter the driver’s age into our search tool and we will filter available vehicles to match.
Drivers need to hold a full licence, and additional insurance for young drivers may also be required.
Yes, a large number of rental companies allow one-way rentals. Our comparison tool will automatically factor in any additional fees and show you which vehicles are available on your preferred route.
Yes, some campervan companies in the UK are pet-friendly. These include McRent, Camper Rental UK, Just Go, Apollo, Bunk Campers, Rent Easy, Easy Campervan Hire and Rockin Vans.
Spaceships and AUK Motorhome Hire do not allow pets in their vehicles.
With all the companies that permit pets, approval must be obtained prior to your rental. A service fee will also be charged.
It is your responsibility to ensure the cleanliness of the vehicle, and you will be liable for any damages caused as a result of bringing a pet on board.
You are also responsible for the safe transport of any domestic animals according to local regulations as well as for compliance with any entry restrictions and vaccinations.
Note: policies vary from supplier to supplier. Always check the T&Cs for your rental.