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Car Hire Excess Insurance

Save up to 45% on your Excess Insurance*



Compare Car Hire Excess Insurance

Benefits of protecting your excess are:

Protect yourself against a large excess bill and insures:

  • Accident damage, theft or vandalised vehicle
  • Damage to tyres, wheels, roof and underbody
  • Insures windscreens and mirrors

Save over 95% over the cost car hire firms charge for excess insurance**

These types of policy are also known as:

  • Rental Car Excess Insurance
  • Car Hire Excess Reimbursement Insurance
  • Zero Excess Car Hire Insurance

What is Excess Insurance?

It means that if you are charged by your hire car company because you are responsible for an excess you send the paperwork off to your excess insurance company and they will reimburse you***

Complimentary Products are:

  • CDW (Collision Damage Waiver)
    • Covers the full cost of the hire car - not just the excess
  • SLI (Supplementary Liability Insurance)
    • Increases third party cover where insufficient cover is provided by the rental firm

Are you concerned about facing a large bill for a scratch on a wing, a punctured tyre or a chip in the windscreen, and tired of being asked for silly money at the car rental desk for cover that has too many exclusions?

Well you don't need to any longer. MoneyMaxim have reimbursement policies starting from under £1.80 a day that will mean you can hire a car without worry.

Policies not only cover the excesses (policy limits can be as high as £50,000) but damage to tyres, wheels, glass and other areas normally excluded by rental companies can also be covered. Many policies can provide against the costs involved with misfuelling, lost keys, personal accident insurance and much more.

What types of insurance are there?

There are a wide range of policies available which cover you in a wide range countries. These include single countries, Europe, USA & Canada or worldwide. You can buy policies for a single trip or to cover you for the whole year.

Many policies also cover towing and recovery charges following accident or breakdown so you can avoid paying extra for the top up breakdown cover some rental firms are now offering.

So visit our car hire excess insurance comparison service now and get a quotation - you won't believe how little it costs!

You can also Compare Car Hire and Excess Insurance in one easy search with Moneymaxim using our unique money saving service.

We offer discounts from a number of partners on our site. We do not promote individual percentage savings, as this might lead a user to choose their policy on the discount rather than the features, benefits and ultimate cost of the policy, which is the best way to choose cover.

*The 45% discount relates to daily worldwide excess insurance policies from carhireexcess.com. An 11 day policy is currently offered through MoneyMaxim at £25.96 compared to £48.29 directly from the insurer. Other policies from the company and other insurers are also discounted.

**Hertz charge €42.70 (£38.38) per day for Super Cover (Excess Waiver) to cover a Compact sized car in Milan Malpensa Italy.

***Subject to you operating the car within the rental firms agreement and meeting the terms and conditions of your car hire excess insurance policy.

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All prices correct as at 17th December 2018.

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This content was last reviewed on 18/02/2019