Transit and Small Van Hire In Caversham, Reading

At Caversham Vehicle Hire, our wide range of transit and small vans to hire has something for everyone. Our fleet in Reading has vans for hire to suit a variety of budgets or requirements. We are proud to be able to tailor our solutions to our loyal customers, putting their safety first with our maintained and fully serviced vans for hire.

Our vans available to hire include short wheelbase (swb), long wheelbase (lwb), 3.5 Tonne Luton Box vans with tail lifts and 7.5 Tonne vans with tail lifts (please see our Luton/Truck hire page for specific information on our larger vans). Meaning we have a great range of both transit and small vans available for hire to suit all requirements.

The benefits of choosing Caversham Vehicle Hire

There are many benefits to choosing our self-drive van hire services in Reading and its surrounding areas, including:

  • Great deals for short and long term van hire
  • Vans available to suit any business requirement
  • Our transit vans are able to be hired for domestic uses such as moving house
  • Large range of vans available to suit all your needs

Our vans are self-drive and ideal for the transit of small to medium items or larger quantities of items such as when moving house.


If you’re hiring a van to move house, it’s useful to know how many boxes you can expect to fit inside. Our figures are based on medium to large boxes of the type you may have purchased for moving. Below you will find all the specifications about our transit vans for hire, as well as our small vans that you can hire also. Bear in mind these figures are approximations and things like van wheel arches will have to be taken into consideration when packing!

Small Van – 1.28M W, 1.25M H, 1.75M L
SWB Van – 1.72M W, 1.4M H, 2.37M L
LWB Hi Top Van – 1.75M W, 1.95M H, 3.5M L
Luton – 2.0M W, 2.25M H, 4.1M L
Tipper – 2.44M W, 2.33M H, 5.83M L

**Please also note that there may be a small variation on dimensions depending on the model of vehicle.  

Our delivery or collection service of the vehicle is £5 each way within 5 miles of the rental location or £10 each way within 15 miles of the rental location, When you choose Caversham Vehicle Hire, hiring a van has never been easier.

We are also able to collect or return the person hiring the vehicle from Reading or Newbury railway stations at a cost of £5 each way.

Whether you need to hire a small van for those odd jobs around the house or hire a transit van for those larger projects, we are the perfect solution. Our friendly team is more than happy to assist you with any enquiries you may have. Get in contact with a member of our team on 0118 947 6500 (Reading) or 01635 44 519 (Newbury) to discuss hiring a van today.

Optional Extras

per day per week
Satellite Navigation Systems £10 £30
Car Seats £5 £20
Sack Trucks £6 £20
Our delivery or collection service of the vehicle is £12 each way within 10 miles of our location.
We offer a Meet and Greet Service from the North side of Reading Railway station at a cost of £10.00 charge.