Are you looking for affordable car and van hire in Swansea?

Whether you need a car for exploring Swansea and the Gower, or you're in need of a replacement vehicle for your business or daily commute, we have a suitable vehicle for every occasion. 

When you need to hire a car or van in the Swansea area, look no further than Vale Car & Van Rental.

We offer fast turnaround one-day hires, as well as long term rentals, so whether you need a vehicle for a few hours, a week, or several month - we've got you covered.

Our vehicles are low-mileage, reliable and maintained to the highest standards. Whatever your reason is for hiring a car or van in Swansea, here at Vale Car & Van Rental we have the perfect vehicle for you.

Encompassing competitively priced manual and automatic vehicles, we offer a broad range of makes, models and sizes to our customers in Swansea. 

Our van sizes range from a Small Ford Courier Van, right up to the Luton Box Van with tail lift. 

To book your hire car or van in Swansea today, call us now on: 01792 979479


Our Address:

Vale Car & Van Rental
Unit 15B, Prospect Park


  2. How To Find Us From Swansea City Centre:

  4. Here are some driving instructions to help you reach Vale Car and Van Hire in Swansea from Swansea City Centre:

  5. Start from Swansea City Centre. Depending on your location within the city center, head in the direction of High Street.

  6. From High Street, continue onto The Kingsway/A4118, heading west.

  7. Follow The Kingsway/A4118 for approximately 1.5 miles until you reach the roundabout.

  8. At the roundabout, take the second exit to stay on The Kingsway/A4118.

  9. Continue straight on The Kingsway/A4118 for about 0.8 miles until you reach a large roundabout called Carmarthen Road Roundabout.

  10. At Carmarthen Road Roundabout, take the third exit onto Carmarthen Road/A483.

  11. Follow Carmarthen Road/A483 for about 0.6 miles, passing through a few sets of traffic lights.

  12. After the traffic lights, you will see Vale Car and Van Hire on your left-hand side at Carmarthen Road, just after the Shell petrol station.

  13. Use the entrance to access Vale Car and Van Hire's premises.

Swansea and the Gower Peninsula in South Wales offer a range of beautiful and popular attractions to explore by car.

Here are some of the highlights:

  1. Rhossili Bay: Located on the western tip of the Gower Peninsula, Rhossili Bay is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The expansive sandy beach, dramatic cliffs, and panoramic views make it a must-visit destination.

  2. Three Cliffs Bay: This picturesque bay features three limestone cliffs that jut out into the sea, creating a stunning backdrop for the sandy beach below. It's a popular spot for hiking, picnicking, and beach activities.

  3. Mumbles: A charming seaside village located at the entrance to Swansea Bay, Mumbles offers a vibrant atmosphere, quaint shops, and a picturesque promenade. You can enjoy a stroll along the waterfront, visit the Mumbles Pier, and sample some delicious seafood.

  4. Swansea Marina: Located in the heart of the city, Swansea Marina is a bustling waterfront area with a range of restaurants, cafes, and shops. You can take a leisurely walk along the marina, enjoy a boat trip, or simply relax and soak up the atmosphere.

  5. Oxwich Bay: Situated on the south coast of the Gower Peninsula, Oxwich Bay is known for its pristine sandy beach and crystal-clear waters. It's a great spot for swimming, sunbathing, and water sports.

  6. Caswell Bay: Another beautiful beach on the Gower Peninsula, Caswell Bay offers a sheltered cove surrounded by cliffs. It's a popular spot for families, surfers, and beach lovers.

  7. Swansea Bay: Stretching for several miles along the Swansea coastline, Swansea Bay offers a scenic promenade, stunning views of the sea, and a range of recreational activities. You can take a leisurely drive along the bay, stop for a picnic, or explore the nearby parks and attractions.

At the time of writing this in July 2023, Swansea does not currently have any congestion charges that you need to be made aware of when hiring a car, van or camper van. 

At the time of writing this in July 2023, there aren't presently any (CLZ) Clean Air Zones or Euro emissions standard in place. 

However it is worth checking with the local authority or the Swansea City Council website for the latest information.

There are currently no Red Zones in Swansea at the time of writing this in July 2023.