5+2 Seater IVAR
A self-drive minibus hire in Gloucester gives your group the ability to travel together in comfort and convenience. The Sixt fleet has a range of minibus models including those with 7, 9, and up to 15 or 17 seaters so there will something suitable for your journey. Tailoring your travels with a minibus rental in Gloucester is also easy. Upgrade with an extras such as a baby seat or Sat Nav system to make sure you stay on the right track in Gloucester. Further insurance coverage like additional drivers and personal accident protection are also available to put your mind at ease. While in Gloucester a self-drive minibus sets you on your way to experiencing the area's sights and attractions.
Sixt minibus hire in the beautiful cathedral city of Gloucester offers a great solution for larger groups and can get your sports team or extended family around with ease. Located in South West England, Gloucester is a stunning historic city that is ripe for exploring. With a minibus hire in Gloucester, you can enjoy all there is to see and do in the city and the surrounding countryside. Pile your friends or family into your minibus hire to venture afield while in Gloucester. The extra passenger room and space for belongings makes the ride between destinations relaxed and fun. Your high quality minibus in Gloucester puts the ruins of Sudely Castle, the historic Forest of Dean and the Severn Bridge for crossing into Wales all within reach.
If you're hiring a COMN or CNMN minibus then you will require a category D1 driving license. This category was automatically granted if you passed your test before January 1st 1997. If you were born after this date, you must apply for the D1 category. The age restriction for applications is 21 or over. Category D1 allows you to drive vehicles with 17 seats, a maximum length of 8 metres and a trailer up to 750 kg. According to the DVLA, drivers who received their licenses prior to 1 January 1997 are able to drive minibuses provided their entitlement to drive minibuses (category D1) remains in force. It is also important to note that non-EU citizens can only drive vehicles which have up to 9 seats (IVAR, SVAR and FVMR).
Minibuses with 9 seats and above are not able to leave the UK.
With a large fleet of multiple passenger minibuses in the UK, you can select the ideal vehicle for your party's requirements. The versatile Vauxhall Zafira rental has rear folding seats meaning you can seat 7 passengers, or 5 and tons of cargo. The Vauxhall Vivaro minibus is great for visiting local attractions with an extended family or sports teams. Larger parties will benefit from the practical and powerful Ford Transit buses which are available in both 15 and 17 seater varieties. Find out more about each minibus model below.