Car Hire Durham

Open seven days a week for vehicle hire, Penshaw Car Centre can deliver reliable short-term transportation for a highly competitive price. Simply specify your requirements and we can arrange for you to hire the ideal rental vehicle for your needs, and for a period of time to suit you.

We are a one-stop shop with over 35 years of experience hiring out vehicles of all specifications to our clients in the North East. We facilitate simple, stress free car hire in Durham whenever you need it, using a fleet of vehicles fit for any occasion.

Finding a reliable and flexible car hire service shouldn’t be difficult and at Penshaw Car Centre we aim to make car hire in Durham as simple and straightforward as possible.

Professional car hire services in Durham

Our fully equipped garage and MOT testing centre has been carrying out a standard servicing and vehicular repair service since 1980, and our expertise and experience in our field is reflected in the quality of vehicles that we lease. All of the vehicles supplied as part of our car hire services in Durham are clean, well-kept and well maintained at all times, and are suitable to be driven on UK roads.

Whether you need a vehicle to get you around whilst your current car is undergoing repairs or you are taking trip abroad and need something well built for the task, we can accommodate you with this and any other request you may have with our range of small and medium sized cars, as well as estate cars and more.

Whilst our fleet of vehicles available for car hire in Durham is extensive, we understand that occasionally a circumstance might arise whereby you need something just for you. When this happens, we are more than happy to ring around our network of local suppliers to locate the perfect vehicle for your circumstances, and we call only well known trusted dealers in order to provide you with the right car.

Should the worst happen we offer breakdown cover for all the cars we make available for lease.

Required Driver Information

When you come to collect your vehicle on the day, all you need to bring with you is:

  • A photo card license (or old type plus a passport)
  • One proof of identification*
  • National Insurance Number
  • A payable deposit

*Acceptable proofs of ID include bank statements, utility bills, telephone bills and credit card statements