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Kia Rental at Ashford Orbital Kia

Kia Rental at Ashford Orbital Kia

Short-Term Car Rental - Mobility To Suit You

If you need a car for leisure or business, Kia Rental at Ashford Orbital Kia gives you access to a wide range of award-winning cars, available to rent by the day.

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Kia Rental

The Benefits Of Kia Rental

Kia Rental is great if you want to hire a car for a day or longer. We have a large range of Kia cars for you to choose from. They include petrol, hybrid and electric options from our award-winning new car range. We have plenty of options for every need and budget.

Our Kia Rental desk is located within Ashford Orbital Kia's showroom. You'll have the advantage of our friendly and knowledgeable Kia team who have the expertise to help you on your next journey.

With every rental you'll get:

  • Flexible rental periods
  • Fully insured vehicle (excess applies)
  • 24-hour breakdown cover included
  • All rental vehicles are under 12 months old
  • Award winning customer service
  • The option to use the rental as a try before you buy

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Do you need a car for the weekend? How about a wedding or special occasion? Car rental for a business meeting? Car rental to try out electric driving for the first time? Whatever the reason we can help!

We have an extensive range of models - SUVs, 7-seaters, hatchbacks and sportswagens. All offer great comfort, the latest infotainment and safety technology, spacious luggage areas and impressive fuel economy.

Got A Question?

For more information or to request a bespoke quote, please contact us at Ashford Orbital Kia. You can also book online via our easy to use portal.

Business Rental

For business customers, we have a range of options. From dynamic hatchbacks and executive cars to our award-winning crossovers and hugely popular SUVs, we have a vehicle to suit your needs. We can work with you to customise a rental programme to meet your business needs. Just get in touch and we can offer a bespoke quote.


FAQs on Kia Rental

Have a question? You're welcome to call us, but you might find your answer right here:

  • How old do I need to be to hire a vehicle?
    The minimum age for hiring a vehicle is 21. The maximum age is 75. A young driver supplement is applicable for all drivers aged 21-24.

  • How long do I need to have held my licence for?
    You need to have held your full driving licence for a minimum of 2 years to be able to hire a vehicle from Ashford Orbital. Kia.

  • Am I allowed to travel outside the UK?
    Our vehicles are not permitted to be taken beyond the UK mainland.

  • What happens if I break down whilst in your hire vehicle?
    All our hire vehicles come with 24 hour breakdown cover. Should your rental vehicle breakdown whilst you have it on hire, please contact Kia Roadside Assistance on 0800 015 8762.

  • Can anybody drive the rental vehicle I have rented?
    Only the hirer is permitted to drive the vehicle. Additional drivers can be added onto the insurance at an extra cost providing they meet the Ashford Orbital Kia driver qualification.

  • How do I pay for my rental vehicle?
    All rentals must be paid for before the vehicle can be taken. This must be by debit or credit card in the hirer's name.

  • What ID documentation do I need to rent a vehicle?
    You'll need all of the following:
    - a valid UK driving licence
    - a valid passport
    - a DVLA code
    2 x proofs of address, this must be bank statements or utility bills dated within the last 3 months.
  • Is there an insurance excess?
    Yes. The standard excess is £1,000. You have the option to reduce this to £500 for a fee of £10 per day.

  • Do I need to leave a deposit?
    Yes. The amount is dependent on the vehicle you are hiring.

  • Who has liability for the vehicle?
    You, as the Hirer, have full liability for the vehicle. Whilst you have the vehicle on hire, you are liable for any speeding, parking or other road traffic offences. This list is not exhaustive.
  • Am I allowed to put my pet in the vehicle?
    We are sorry, we are unable to allow pets in rental vehicles, except for guide dogs and registered support animals.

  • What happens if I am running late returning the vehicle?
    We allow an hour's grace period, however, anything over this will incur a full day's charge.

  • What happens if I need to keep the vehicle for longer?
    Please contact us to discuss an extension of the hire - it will be dependent on availability.

  • Do I need to pay for fuel?
    Fuel is on a like for like basis, therefore you will need to return the vehicle with the same amount of fuel you took it out on. If you return your rental vehicle without the correct amount of fuel, we will re-fuel the vehicle to the correct amount and you will be charged at that day's pump price, plus a 25% surcharge.

  • Am I allowed to smoke in the vehicle?
    Smoking and vaping is prohibited in all of our rental vehicles

If you have further questions not included in this FAQ list, do feel free to call us.

Accident Assistance

Should you need to report an accident whilst renting one of our vehicles please use the Towergate FirstCall App. This is a handy phone-based tool for reporting the details of an incident. When you come to pick up your Kia Rental car, we will advise you on how to download and install the app from the App Store or Play Store. You'll need your login details and driving licence to hand when registering your details. Our Rental Desk will have the Login ID and Pin Code.

Download this handy guide for details on using the Towergate FirstCall App.

For full terms and conditions, please see in branch.