Hiring a car

Hiring a car  – Situational Dialogues – How to say

Hiring a car  – Situational Dialogues – How to say


How much is it to rent a large estate car?

₤24 a day or ₤135 a week.

Will I be able to have one next weekend?

Have you got a current license?

Yes, I’ve been driving since I was eighteen.

Good. All you have to do now is complete this form.


What’s the rate for one of your medium sized vans?

The daily rate is ₤23, and the weekly ₤128.

Right then. I’d like to book one for next Friday, please.

Is yours a full license?

Yes, I’ve had one ever since 1978.

OK. If you’ll just fill up this form, I’ll book you one.


Can you tell me the hire charge for minibuses please?

You can have one for ₤20 a day, or ₤138 for a week.

All right. I’ll take one for the week starting Tuesday next.

Is your driving licence valid?

Yes, there’s no problem there.

Fine. We’ll need some particulars and a ₤25 deposit.


Suppose I wanted to hire a van, how much would it cost?

₤22 per day, ₤130 per week.

Fair enough. Reserve me one from the 1st to the 10th, please.

Have you held a licence for over two years?

Yes, here it is.

Right. In that case there’s only a form to fill in.