Rent-a-Car Insurance

Rent-a-Car Insurance

Here at VWFS Rent-a-Car we do things differently; our aim is to provide you with a simple, easy to understand service.

Clear and simple pricing

With this in mind the price you pay automatically includes our comprehensive insurance offering and our standard collision damage waiver, providing you with the coverage that you would expect. In addition to this, our state of the art checking out system provides you with photos of all around the vehicle so that you can be confident of the condition of the vehicle at the time you take control of it.


Low insurance excess for car rental

Our insurance excesses are low in comparison to other operators:

Insurance Excesses for cars:
25 and over£500

Frequently Asked Questions

Is insurance included?


What is included in VWFS Rent a Car’s Insurance?

The insurance is a comprehensive policy, covering damage to the rental vehicle, third party damage and fire and theft.

Can I use my own insurance?

Unfortunately we do not allow retail customers to utilise their own insurance. However if you are a business customer please discuss this with the rental manager at the time of booking.

What is the insurance excess for van rental?

Our van rental insurance excess is £1,000 as standard. Those aged over 24 are eligible for the enhanced collision damage waiver, which would reduce the excess to £250.

Is Glass covered?

Glass is covered through our insurance, however it is subject to the excess applicable.

Are tyres covered?

Tyres are not covered through our insurance.

Can I reduce my excess?

We do offer an enhanced collision damage waiver priced at £10 per rental day inclusive, to further reduce excess to the following:

25 and over£250

We are unable to provide enhanced damage waiver to drivers aged 24 and under.