No deposit,
no credit checks,
no hassle

– just convenient and affordable van hire.

Your choice of vans for hire
in Southwark

Micro Van


Small Van


Short Wheelbase Van


Long Wheelbase Van


Extended Long Wheelbase Van


Luton Van




  • Euro 6 (ULEZ Compliant) – £200 deposit
  • Euro 6 – £10 per day – no deposit

New Cross

  • Euro 6 (ULEZ Compliant) – £200 deposit
  • Euro 6 – £10 per day – no deposit


  • Euro 6 (ULEZ Compliant) – £200 deposit
  • Euro 6 – £10 per day – no deposit

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!

Get in touch with us

PACE Van Hire values convenience, reliability, and affordability for travel. Contact us on 020 7277 9853 or Fill out our contact form for more details.



In Southwark’s diverse and historic borough, finding a reliable self-drive van hire service that caters to your needs is crucial. Our company offers a wide range of vehicles, ensuring that we have the perfect van for you whether you’re relocating, handling business logistics, or embarking on a DIY project. Our service is designed to offer convenience and flexibility, allowing you to navigate the streets of Southwark, from the bustling markets of Bermondsey to the scenic views along the Thames, with ease and confidence. Experience the freedom to move at your own pace with our customer-focused van hire solutions.

Why choose us for
affordable van hire in Southwark?

Fixed prices

Transparency is key. With fixed prices, what you see is what you get—no surprises or hidden fees.

Excellent availability

Last-minute plans? No problem. Our extensive fleet means we are always ready to meet your needs.

24/7 drop off

Your schedule, our flexibility. Return your van any time with our convenient 24/7 drop-off service.

One-day weekend hire

Maximise your weekend plans with our flexible one-day hire options tailored for quick getaways or efficient moves.

No credit checks

We trust our customers. No credit checks mean less paperwork and more road time, making your van hire process as smooth as possible.

No Deposit Options

Start your journey without the upfront costs. Our no-deposit option simplifies your rental experience, letting you focus on the road ahead.

Low insurance excess

Experience affordable van hire with low excess starting at just £500. Enjoy low excess reduction rates from just £24.99 per day, reducing to £14.99 for hires of 28 days or more, ensuring you always get the best value.

Loyalty scheme

Value for every mile. Our loyalty schemes reward your repeated trust in us, making each hire more beneficial.


A trusted van hire
company in Southwark

As a cornerstone of the Southwark community, our van hire service is built on trust and reliability. We understand the unique demands of navigating this historic area and offer tailored solutions to individuals and businesses. With years of experience, we pride ourselves on providing a seamless rental experience, underscored by our commitment to customer satisfaction. From Rotherhithe to Dulwich, we’ve earned the local community’s trust by ensuring our fleet is always ready to meet your needs, making us the go-to choice for van hire in Southwark.

What do you need to hire a van from us
in Southwark?

A valid UK or EU driving licence

Possession of a valid driving licence from either the UK or the European Union is essential for van rental.

Proof of current UK address

Confirm your local credentials with a recent utility bill or bank statement—your key to unlocking our fleet.

A licence
code check

Safety first. A quick check ensures that your licence is valid and up to date, keeping everyone on the road safe.

A debit or
credit card

Secure and simple. Finalise your hire with ease using your preferred card, making the process smooth and efficient.


Hire one of our low emission vans

Contribute to a greener Southwark. Our low-emission vans help reduce your carbon footprint while navigating the city and save you your daily ULEZ charge of £12.50.

Van hires for moving homes in Southwark

Embark on your new beginning in Southwark with our dependable van hire service. Tailored for seamless home moves, our fleet ensures your belongings transition smoothly to your new address. Embrace the ease and comfort of relocating within this historic borough, backed by our commitment to reliability.

Van hire accessories – protect your payload

Elevate your moving experience in Southwark with our comprehensive selection of van hire accessories. From sturdy packing materials to secure straps and convenient trolleys, we provide everything you need, to ensure your items up to 200 kg, are protected and transported safely. Trust us to keep your valuables secure throughout your journey.


Pace Van Hire – Our history

Since our family business began in 1950, Pace Van Hire has been dedicated to being the go-to experts for van hire services. With a name change since then from Ace Rent a Van, we remain steadfast in our commitment to affordability and customer service. There is an unmistakable spirit of togetherness amongst staff at Pace Van Hire that creates an enjoyable atmosphere while providing excellent care when looking for vans based out of Southwark. We take pride on giving customers what they need quickly and easily.

How to find us?

You’ll find us at 2-4 Pomeroy Street, New Cross, London, SE14 5BG


It’s easy to reach us when you’re ready to collect your van. We’re we’ll connected thanks to a wide range of local transport links, allowing you to find the most convenient option for your journey.

Contact Pace Van Hire

Contact Pace Van Hire

Ready to hit the road? Call 020 7277 9853 or email Book online for a quick response and let us make your van hire experience in Southwark exceptional.