This page lists answers to frequently asked questions
about Discount Car Hire. If you do not
find what you're looking for here either call us on 0844
800 7922 (outside uk call 0044 1294 277 550)
or fill in an enquiry form on the contact page.
WHO ARE DISCOUNT CAR HIRE?
Discount Car Hire is a Scottish owned, family run business
who have had their roots in the vehicle hire business
for over 20 years. Read
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE?
All rates quoted include VAT (tax), comprehensive insurance
and unlimited mileage.
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED?
There is an option to purchase zero risk insurance which
reduces your excess / liabilty to zero. Rates are from £5
Fuel - vehicles are supplied on a low
to low basis, i.e. you leave it the same way as you picked
Delivery / collection - we offer FREE
local delivery and collection. However, please note there
may be a additional charge for evening arrivals between
6pm and midnight. This ranges from £15 - £25
and will be confirmed when we confirm your booking by
email or phone. We will quote you in advance if you require
delivery or collection anywhere else.
WHO CAN DRIVE? / LICENCE DETAILS
You must produce a full, valid driving license which
you have held for one year at the time or rental. Overseas
visitors must produce a license which is valid in their
own country and, where appropriate, an international
driving permint. Certain endorsements are accepted at
the company's discretion.
WHAT AGE ARE THE VEHICLES?
Typically, our rental fleet ranges from 9-24 months
old. All vehicles are fully serviced and checked before
WHAT HAPPENS IF I HAVE A BREAKDOWN
All vehicles have RAC 24 hour cover. In the unlikely event of an accident or breakdown, please contact ourselves on 07792 074 853 or the RAC directly on 0800 616 300, quoting the registration number of the rental vehicle.
WHAT ARE YOUR OFFICE OPENING TIMES?
Our office is open Monday - Friday from 9am - 5pm UK time.