Cheap Car Hire Insurance Excess

From only £27.93 per week.

  • UK, Europe and USA
  • Covers theft, loss & damage up to £4,000*
  • Up to 60 days continual cover
  • Waiver your Car Hire Excess
  • Covers tyres, windscreen and underbody of vehicle

It's really easy to book our car hire insurance.

Book online:

Right here with our quick and simple booking form at the top of the page.

Or give us a call:

On 0800 0830591 and quote "WC491" to speak to one of our friendly insurance experts.

Does this sound familiar? You're on holiday, picking up your hire car from the garage, getting ready to explore, all you have to do now is sign the paperwork and get going.

Here at Essential Travel we know that the small print can be boring and many of us often just sign the paperwork without really understanding what it's about. However, it's important to realise that when you sign the car hire paperwork you've agreed to be accountable and liable for the majority of things that could go wrong with your rental vehicle.

From just £3.99 a day our Car Hire Excess Insurance waivers any excess on your Car Hire agreement. This means that any damages which occur to your vehicle will be covered by us. Essential Travel Car Hire Excess Insurance will cover:

As bizarre as this may seem your car rental insurance will often not cover you if any damage occurs to your:

Here at Essential Travel we think that the tyres, windscreen and under body are fundamental aspects of a car and for them to be excluded is absurd. We also think that parting with and £1000 in excess charges is a sure way to dampen your holiday mood. To combat this we have introduced our Cheap Car Hire Excess Insurance.

See our Policy definitions here.

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