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Driving Experience for Car Hire



In order to drive a hire vehicle you must have a Full UK Driving Licence with at least 12 months driving experience. If you have just passed your test then you will not be able to hire a vehicle. If the driver is under 25 then the minimum driving experience must be at least 2 years.

When using the term “Driving Experience” this refers to the amount of time that the driver has held a Valid Full Driving Licence for a minimum term of 12 months for over 25’s and a minimum term of 2 years for drivers under 25.

If you have any further queries regarding if you qualify to drive a hire car then please call our reservations team on +44 (0)113 880 0748 who will be able to assist you.