What Documents Do I Need to Hire a Car in the UK?

Whether you’re visiting from abroad or you’re just a citizen doing some travelling, the best way to see what the UK has to offer is by hiring a car. In this article, we will be going through exactly what documents and information you will need to hire a car in the UK. Driving licence The […]

Land Rover Discovery Sport automatic

The Land Rover Discovery Sport automatic is a stylish and practical addition to the Traffic Self Drive fleet. Versatile enough to accommodate 7 people (or 5 with a large boot space); plus panoramic roof and all the luxuries you would expect of a quality car. Contact Traffic Self Drive on 01727 875047 to enquire about […]

What Van Do I Need?

lwb van

    If you’re looking to hire a van for some professional work – or perhaps you simply need a roomier vehicle to move home with – it can be difficult to work out exactly what sort of van you need, especially considering there are various different sizes and specs on offer. In this article, […]

A warm welcome at Heathrow!

2019-03-13 Heathrow Airport meet and greet (click the link to play video) Upon arrival at Heathrow after a long flight, what better welcome could you wish for than a Traffic Self Drive representative to greet you in the arrivals hall with your name sign and a smile! We walk you to a waiting hire car […]

9-seater Ford Tourneo automatic

New 19-reg vehicles arriving

March is here and new 19-reg vehicles are arriving at Traffic Self Drive. Kia Sportage automatics are always very popular with customers seeking space and style – and these two range toppers in white and red will certainly not disappoint. The Kia Venga automatic is a new addition to the Traffic Self Drive fleet; it […]

Small but beautiful: the Toyota Yaris

The Toyota Yaris automatic is compact but beautifully made. The equipment levels are very generous: with Satellite Navigation, reversing camera, cruise control and more.   The Toyota Yaris automatic is in “group C auto” of the Traffic Self Drive fleet, so it is less expensive to rent than than our larger options, such as the […]

Volvo V40 is a stylish addition to our fleet

Volvo has improved its styling dramatically in recent years (and I’ve included an old Volvo image to prove the point – but that isn’t one of our cars!).   The Volvo V40 ‘Cross Country’ automatic is a welcome addition in group D auto of Traffic Self Drive’s fleet. The interior and drive quality are terrific […]

Child car seats – what you need to know…

Traffic Self Drive can supply child seats free of charge in our hire cars. Many of our customers ask what type of car seats their children should use. According to UK Government advice: “Children must normally use a child car seat until they’re 12 years old or 135cm tall“. The type of car seat to […]

Mercedes GLA automatics from Traffic Self Drive

For fans of Mercedes (and who doesn’t like a Mercedes?!), we have some new GLA automatics on the fleet. Great styling and terrific to drive. These cars will be popular!