Zipcar vans parked on a street in Muswell Hill, North London, UK.
Zipcar vans parked on a street in Muswell Hill, North London, UK.

Van Hire & Rental in Oxford


Whether you're looking for a moving van to hire, doing some DIY or need a van for your latest job, Zipcar has the vehicles that you need to get it done. If you need a van for a day, or just an hour, take your pick from our vans near you, and drive from just £10/hour! Book vans and cars up to a year in advance, or whenever you need them, all with our handy app. Fuel, insurance and road tax included.

How Zipcar works

Join online. Once you’re a member you’ll have access to book Roundtrip cars and vans, and our one-way service. Just download the app, reserve, and drive.

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Join Zipcar

Apply online, all you need is your driving license and payment card. Once you’re approved, you’re good to go.

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Search and book

Use the app to find vehicles near you. Use Roundtrip to hire by the hour or day. Use Zipcar Flex for short one-way trips across town.

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End your trip

When you’re done, return your Roundtrip vehicle to the same bay you got it from. For Flex, make sure you end your trip in an approved location.

Zipcar for Business

If you're a business looking to use our vans or cars join Zipcar for Business for reduced rates, account management support and more. 

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Why hire a van in Oxford with Zipcar?

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Why hire a van in Oxford with Zipcar?

  • Simple, clear pricing. Drive from just £10/hour
  • Fuel, insurance and Congestion Charge included*
  • Hire vans by the hour or day, all through our app
  • Join for free and choose from 3,000+ cars and vans
  • Pick up from hundreds of locations near you
  • Reserve, unlock and drive 24/7/365

How do you unlock your van?

You can unlock the car through the app. Find your reservation in the app and then click on 'unlock'. You can also use a Zipcard. If you have one of these, simply place the card on the windscreen below the light on the driver’s side and the car will open. Once you're in the car the keys will be in the glove box.


How much is it to hire a Zipvan?

Prices start from £10 an hour and £89 for the day.


What kinds of van does Zipcar have?

We have VW Transporters, more information on the vans and other vehicles can be found on the vehicles page


What size is a Zipvan?

The VW Transporters are approximately 190cm (W) x 490cm (L) x 199cm (H). The approximate loading dimensions are: 235cm (L) x 148cm (W) x 130cm (H)


What age can you rent a Zipvan?

You can rent a van from the age of 23 upwards. If you are on a business or university membership, you will be able to drive a van regardless of age.


Van hire in Oxford

Wherever you are in Oxford, there's a Zipvan to rent close by. From central to the suburbs, if you've got your smartphone or a Zipcar membership, you'll be able to get an on-demand and hourly van hire to go wherever you want for whatever you need. Just use the app to find a nearby vehicle, reserve it and you can unlock it with your phone - our Oxford van hire service is cheaper than traditional van rental, with far less waiting around. 

Hire a van for a day or by the hour in Oxford

Zipcar not only enables you to rent a van for a day, but also offers affordable hourly van hire, 24/7 whenever you need. Whether your moving house, doing some DIY, buying new furniture, doing deliveries, on a photoshoot or want to take your bikes out of town for the day, the opportunites are endless.

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Find Zipcars near you

Use the map to find Zipcar locations near you. Change location.

Why Rent a Zipcar?

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Save money

We pay for fuel, parking, Congestion Charge and insurance – so you get access to a car without all the hassle of owning one!

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Rent a car locally

Zipcars live just around the corner. We've got the largest car sharing fleet in the UK (not that we're boasting) and you'll find us in cities across the UK. 

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Drive on-demand

Whatever you need wheels for, we’ve got them. Rent cars and vans by the minute, hour or day when and where you need them.

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Live greener

We’re the perfect addition to buses, trains and bikes for those times when you just need a car. We've also got hundreds of electric cars in our fleet.