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  • New, clean, tidy vans
  • First-rate customer service
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  • 480 FREE miles/week
  • No hidden extras (ever)
  • Rates are subject to location
  • Are you travelling abroad? Extra costs apply

Our Vanimals

Not sure which size van you need? Here’s a handy guide to help choose the right beast for the job.

Squirrel

Nippy, nimble compact vans perfect for moving a light load around town easily and economically. With 210 cubic feet load capacity, you’ll squeeze in an average roomful of stuff.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 500Kg
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Max Height 1.2M – Max Width 1.4M – Max Depth 1.6M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer’s specifications

Camel

Strong, reliable workhorse. Popular for small moves and its small price. Approx 350 cubic feet but best to check your load against these dimension before booking.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 957Kg
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Max Height 1.4M – Max Width 1.7M – Max Depth 2.5M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer’s specifications

Rhino

This tough, huge load mover is up for heavy duties without making a big dent in your wallet. With almost 500 cubic feet load space Rhino will move a one or (smallish) two bed flat.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors, plus off-side sliding door
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1576Kg
Fleet van rental in Rayleigh

Max Height 1.9M – Max Width 1.7M – Max Depth 3.4M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer’s specifications

Jumbo

This powerful beast makes light work of mighty loads. With up to 700 feet capacity jumbo will easily accommodate the contents of a typical 2-3 bedroom flat.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors, plus off-side sliding door
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1304Kg
Business van rental in Rayleigh

Max Height 1.8M – Max Width 1.7M – Max Depth 4.1M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer’s specifications

Mammoth

This legendary hero will shift the most daunting of loads. With 750 cubic feet load capacity and a powered tail-lift it’s perfect for economical house and business moves.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • Tail lift (Maximum lift capacity 500Kg)
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1445Kg
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Max Height 2.0M – Max Width 2.1M – Max Depth 3.7M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer’s specifications

Small

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Squirrel

Nippy, nimble compact vans perfect for moving a light load around town easily and economically. With 210 cubic feet load capacity, you’ll squeeze in an average roomful of stuff.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 500Kg

Max Height 1.2M - Max Width 1.4M - Max Depth 1.6M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer's specifications

Medium

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Camel

Strong, reliable workhorse. Popular for small moves and its small price. Approx 350 cubic feet but best to check your load against these dimension before booking.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 957Kg

Max Height 1.4M - Max Width 1.7M - Max Depth 2.5M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer's specifications

Large

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Rhino

This tough, huge load mover is up for heavy duties without making a big dent in your wallet. With almost 500 cubic feet load space Rhino will move a one or (smallish) two bed flat.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors, plus off-side sliding door
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1576Kg

Max Height 1.9M - Max Width 1.7M - Max Depth 3.4M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer's specifications

Jumbo

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Elephant

This powerful beast makes light work of mighty loads. With up to 700 feet capacity jumbo will easily accommodate the contents of a typical 2-3 bedroom flat.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • 2 tailgate doors, plus off-side sliding door
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1304Kg

Max Height 1.8M - Max Width 1.7M - Max Depth 4.1M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer's specifications

3.5T Box

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Mammoth

This legendary hero will shift the most daunting of loads. With 750 cubic feet load capacity and a powered tail-lift it’s perfect for economical house and business moves.

Details

  • Manual gearbox; diesel fuel
  • Tail lift (Maximum lift capacity 500Kg)
  • Minimum age driver: 25 years
  • Minimum time driving licence held: 3 years
  • Power steering, multi-media system, Drivers Airbag, Breakdown Cover 24/7
  • Ply Lined Cargo Area, ABS
  • Max payload weight: 1445Kg

Max Height 2.0M - Max Width 2.1M - Max Depth 3.7M

Note: all measurements are based on the manufacturer's specifications

Our Van Hire FAQs

Is long-term van hire available?

Yes, we can provide flexible van rentals over a long term of 28 days or more, for which you will benefit from lower rates as well as regular service and maintenance without the hassle of financing. We can also assist you with fleet rental if you need multiple vehicles. Contact one of our Rayleigh long-term van hire experts today at rayleigh@herdhire.co.uk

What do I need to bring with me for my van hire?

You will need to bring your UK licence or an international licence (if applicable) in order to hire a van from Herd Hire. In addition to your licence you will need two forms of ID dated within the last three months (acceptable forms of ID: passport, council tax bill, utility bill), as well as your form of payment). We also require a DVLA licence check code which can be obtained by going to www.gov.uk/view-driving-licence

Can I have more than one driver for my van rental

You are certainly welcome to have additional drivers on your vehicle hire at a one-time charge per driver. For van hires of 2 weeks or longer, additional drivers are free of charge. Please ensure that any additional drivers also follow our van renter criteria (as described above and in our Terms & Conditions)

Are there any restrictions for van hire in Rayleigh?

Due to our insurance policy, our van rentals can only be driven by those who are at least 25 years of age and must have held his or her licence for a minimum of two years, with no more than 6 points. Persons between the ages of 23-25 will have to pay a young persons insurance premium in addition subject to insurance approval. Some of the larger trucks may require a more experienced driver or class of licence, contact one of our branches to learn more. Full details of our Terms and Conditions can be found here.

Can I have the vehicle delivered to me?

Yes, we can bring your hired car, van or truck directly to you or pick you up and bring you to one of our branches, within a 5-mile radius. For hires of a week or more, this service is free!

How do I book van rental in Rayleigh?

Let us know which van you want to hire by getting in touch, or request a vehicle using the “Prices & Booking” button above. The duration of a van hire is described by day, which covers a 24-hour period. Rates are customised to the duration of hire, so your daily rate will be lower the longer you wish to rent a vehicle. We’ll confirm the booking of your van hire over the phone, as well as provide any additional details.

Reviews

There’s nothing that makes us happier than happy customers. We strive to provide the best Customer Service going and we’re always delighted to hear what you have to say?

We’d love to hear about your experience with Herd Hire Rayleigh. Even if *gulp* you felt we could’ve done better…

Caroline
“10/10 Excellent customer service. Very good experience from the start. Especially washing my car for me while we had the van! Completely unexpected!! I will definitely be recommending Herd hire to my friends and next time I need to hire a van I’ll be going straight back to Herd.”
Matt Feeraby
“The whole experience was exceptional, from the initial reservation all the way through to dropping it off. In addition, your prices were considerably less than everyone else I researched and the van, itself, was in perfect condition. I certainly will come back to you next time I need to rent a vehicle and will definitely recommend you to my friends – in fact, I already have!”
Steve Crowhurst
“I wanted to drop you a line to say what fantastic staff you have and what a great business you have. I travel all over the world on business, in particular Asia and the US, but on Friday I saw the best of customer service in the UK. I have made it company policy here that any time we hire vehicles in the future, Herd are our chosen supplier. Also, I will spread the word to friends and colleagues to try you first. I commend your staff and your business.”
Mr Tarling
“I rent once a month from different hire companies. Herd Hire was by far the best service, cleanest van and best vehicle to drive!”

M Jones
“Excellent customer service, good value for money. Staff pleasant and friendly would recommend them and would be happy to use Herd again.”
Reece Merrett
“I have used Herd Hire for many years and I have always received exceptional service, everyone is so helpful and they regularly go beyond expectations to accommodate what I need. I often have to pick up vans early due to the nature of my business and they are always willing to get up early to do this – thoroughly recommend Herd Hire to any van hirer.”

Have a Question?



    0800 066 3356

    Herd Hire Rayleigh, Haybarn Yard 1, Lubarbs Bus Pk, Hullbridge Road, Rayleigh, Essex, SS69QG

    Monday : 09.00 – 17.00
    Tuesday : 09.00 – 17.00
    Wednesday : 09.00 – 17.00
    Thursday : 09.00 – 17.00
    Friday : 09.00 – 17.00
    Saturday : 09.00 – 12.00
    Sunday : Closed

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