5+2 Seater IVAR
With a Sixt minibus hire in Newcastle-under-Lyme, you'll be able to freely explore this region of the United Kingdom in comfort. Our self-drive minibus rentals available in Newcastle-under-Lyme are available in a variety of sizes, including 7 to 17 seaters that can accommodate a range of group sizes. An affordable self-drive minibus in Newcastle-under-Lyme provides plenty of passenger space and allows your group to have their necessary belongings along for the ride. Minibuses comes equipped with LDW insurance and can easily be upgraded to include more coverage like additional driver protection among other useful extras like Sat Nav and baby seats.
Renting a self-drive minibus in Newcastle-under-Lyme makes for flexible visits to the many local attractions. Situated in Staffordshire, Newcastle-under-Lyme is a market town with plenty to offer visitors. It's possible to visit The Stones, Newcastle under Lyme's traditional market open six days a week. Organise an outing to the local round New Vic Theatre or the Borough Museum. Newcastle-under-Lyme is also known for its connection to the area's world famous potteries. Drive to nearby Stoke-on-Trent to learn more at the Potteries Museum. Wherever you decide to visit in the Newcastle-under-Lyme area you can be sure to do so in a clean, reliable and safe minibus hire.
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.