Worldwide Insurance Car Hire Excess

Worldwide Insurance Car Hire Excess

Save on Car Rental Excess Insurance

Travelling abroad frequently? Hiring a car every time you land at your destination? You can avoid paying for car hire excess insurance every time you travel by investing in worldwide car hire excess insurance with us. Make sure you are protected automatically every time you hire a car abroad with one easy policy. As well as worldwide cover, we offer a European policy too.

If you’re somebody who rents cars abroad frequently you will be no stranger to the incredibly high excess fees some firms dictate – as high as £2,000 in some cases. Save yourself from being out of pocket should you need to claim whilst driving abroad on any of your trips and invest in worldwide car hire excess insurance.

Worldwide Car Excess Insurance

Many people are reluctant to take out a worldwide policy, concerned that it is an expensive way to protect your car hire experience overseas. However, cover with Direct Car Hire Excess starts at just 12p a day and we will always give you our best price for your worldwide, European or annual cover.

Worldwide car hire excess insurance is a stress-free way of ensuring peace of mind when renting a vehicle abroad. If you need to make a claim throughout the policy period, this can be done from anywhere in the world by visiting our online claims portal. You can view your claim at any time.

Choose US for Worldwide Car Insurance Excess Cover

What makes Direct Car Hire Excess different? We can offer you worldwide excess cover wherever you are on the globe and for however long suits you. Each policy is created around the specific needs of each customers, meaning you get a tailored worldwide excess insurance policy.

Whatever type of policy you take out with us you are promised incredible customer care, as well as:

  • Window cover
  • Tyre cover
  • Admin charge cover

As well as a range of other benefits depending on your level of cover with us.

Benefits Schedule

BenefitsBasicStandardDeluxe
Currency*GBP, EUR or USDGBP, EUR or USDGBP, EUR or USD
From**£/€/$1.80 per day£/€/$2.25 per day£/€/$2.63
Excess Cover£/€/$3,000£/€/$5,000£/€/$50,000
Towing Cover
Window Cover
Tyre Cover
Admin Charge Cover
Personal Accident Cover
Personal Possessions Cover
Key Cover
Curtailment Cover
Drop Off Charges
Lock Out Cover
Misfuelling Cover
Road Rage Cover
Carjacking Cover
In Country Rental
Car Club

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Car Hire Excess Insurance Annual Policy FAQs

How much will an worldwide insurance policy cover me for?

At Direct Car Hire Excess we offer our customers three levels of cover; Basic, Standard and Deluxe. The amount of excess depends on the cover you take out with us but ranges from £3,000 to £50,000. A breakdown of cover can be found in the benefits schedule.

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What countries are covered with a worldwide excess policy?

Excluding Armenia, Iceland, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic all other countries are covered under the worldwide policy. You can also opt for European cover if this suits your travel arrangements better.

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Are there any limitations on who can purchase worldwide cover?

All of our policies are available to purchase by customers aged between 21 and 84 years (inclusive). As long as you have a full and valid driving license that is recognised globally and a debit or credit card to make payment, we can cover you.

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How can I make a worldwide excess insurance claim?

Making a claim couldn’t be easier – everything is completed online. Visit our online claims portal and select ‘Start My Claim’ to proceed. You can also view the progress of your claim online too.

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How do I cancel my worldwide excess insurance?

You can cancel your worldwide excess policy within 14 days of purchasing the cover. You can cancel within the 14 days and no later than the start date of cover shown in your documents.