FROM £50.00

A small van is the perfect choice for transporting manageable items like boxes or bags.  Just be aware that you’ll find it difficult to move any furniture.

Internal rear dimensions and payload
Height - 1.2m/4’
Width at the widest point - 1.35m/4’5”
Width between wheel arches - 1.1m/3’7”
Length - 1.5m
Maximum payload - 610kg
Small Van Pricing
Off Peak (Mon-Thurs) – £50.00
Peak (Fri-Sun) – £79.00
5-day deal – £200.00
7-day deal – £280.00
28 Day Deal - From £1,100

Why choose a
small van?

As you might guess, a small van is perfect for transporting smaller, more manageable loads. If you have a smaller job in mind, these vans are an ideal choice. They’re particularly well suited to moving bags and boxes.

Small vans are easy to drive because they’re similar in size to a car and they’re highly economical, meaning that you’ll save money on fuel costs. This is particularly important if you have a longer hire period in mind. Because these vans are so cost effective, they’re perfect if you’re looking for a cheap van hire option.

Interested in small van hire in London or Croydon? Call 020 7277 9853 to arrange your booking.

Things to know when hiring
a small van

  • All our small vans run on diesel.
  • These vans have tie down points in the back for securing goods. If you need straps, these can be purchased when you come to collect your van.
  • Each van receives a full service every 10,000 miles so that you don’t need to worry about reliability.
  • Breakdown cover is included with every hire.
  • We can deliver your van to you if required. Ask about this service if you would like more information.


If your vehicle comes with breakdown cover and you request to use that service then you will be bound by their terms and conditions. You will also accept any charges that the RAC or other breakdown service may present to Pace Van Hire including charges for Road Traffic Incident, Driver induced fault, Driver error etc.

What our customers say

Rate 4.8 based on 450+ reviews on Google and Facebook.

Harriet Vickers

Super friendly, easy and efficient van hire, at a really good price. Got us out of a last minute pickle when ZipVan let us down!! Would definitely recommend.
Elinor Whittle

Really friendly customer service and a great price. The van was in good condition, good to drive and there was minimal faff in the hiring process. Would 100% recommend and use again!
Shane Stagg

Brilliant bunch of guys! Fast clean and reliable. Great value for money! Great service! Would highly recommend, they really do go the extra mile to satisfy the customers!

Not sure if you need
a small van?

If you aren’t sure that a small van is the right fit for you, get in touch and ask us. We’ll make sure you hire the van that you need.

You can call us on 020 7277 9853 or you can email


Small van FAQs

What is the maximum payload on a small van?

The maximum payload on one of our small vans is 610 kilograms. To find out more about the capacity and capabilities of this van type, talk to a member of our team.

How much to hire a small van?

Between Monday and Thursday, our small vans can be hired for £50 per day. From Friday to Sunday, they cost £70 per day. Our weekend deal costs £149 and gives you access to the van from midday on Friday until 10am on Monday. We also offer a 5-day deal which costs £200 and a 7-day deal costing £280. In terms of longer hiring periods, our 28-day deals cost £850 for EU5 vans and £1,008 for EU6 vans.

Can you take a small van to the tip?

Every local council takes a slightly different stance. Many councils that allow vans will only let them in should they have the correct permit. Be sure to research your local tip in advance and be prepared to apply for any required permit ahead of your visit.

How many seats are in a small van?

There will either be two or three seats depending on the model of small van that you hire for your journey.

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Heading into the ULEZ?

All our vans meet the Euro 6 standards, allowing you to travel within the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) without paying a daily charge of £12.50. You’ll automatically be compliant when you hire from us.

Ready to get started?

The hiring process is simple and straightforward.
You just need to provide the following items when collecting your van:

A valid UK or EU driving licence

Proof of current UK address

A debit or credit card

Contact Pace Van Hire

Contact Pace Van Hire

Give us a call on 020 7277 9853 with any questions and we’ll help you to hire a van that’s right for you.
Or if you’d prefer to just get started, you can book online and we’ll give you a call back to confirm.