Splitter Van Hire

Collect from our Oxford, Bristol or London Heathrow sites or have the vehicle delivered within the M25 free of charge. Insured for self drive on a normal driving licence.


The largest splitter van fleet in Europe

All our splitter vans are insured for self-drive hire within the entertainment industry and can be driven on a normal driving licence (B category).

Our vehicles are suitable for a wide variety of uses including live music touring, sports, comedy, performing arts, TV production and corporate events.

With over 50 vehicles, VFB has the largest splitter van fleet in Europe.
We have a new, well maintained fleet and we service our vans every 10,000 miles to ensure that on-the-road issues are kept to an absolute minimum. In the unlikely event of a mechanical problem we have UK and EU 24hr breakdown cover as standard so you'll never to be left stranded at the side of a road. If the van cannot be repaired immediately then we will arrange to have a replacement vehicle delivered to you as quickly as possible at no extra cost.

We offer FREE* London (within M25 including Heathrow Airport) delivery / collection for splitter vans

* For 1 and 2 day hires a charge of £20 + VAT each way applies
Surcharge applies for delivery / collections outside of office hours.

We have parking and 24 hour drop off available for hirer's vehicles at all of our sites

Our hire rates include unlimited mileage

Extra Services

VFB offer a number of extra services to cover all your touring needs:


We have a network of tried and tested, experienced drivers (with B + E category licence) who can drive for you on your hire allowing you to relax and focus on the show ahead. 

Touring Crew 

Whether you're planning a short trip in the UK or a longer tour across Europe, we have a network of experienced tour managers, sound engineers, backline techs and merchandisers we can arrange for your hire. 

Backline Hire 

VFB can offer backline hire at fantastic rates as part of your transportation package through our backline partners Peter Webber Hire in London and City and Moon Backline in Bristol. We have access to a comprehensive inventory of musical equipment and as part of the service backline will be delivered and loaded into the splitter van free of charge prior to collection and vice versa at the end of the hire.

PARKING & 24 hour drop off

We provide an out of hours self-drop service at our Oxford, Bristol and London Heathrow Airport sites so that you can return your splitter van at whatever time of day is most convenient to you. We offer FREE parking for hirers at our Oxford site. At our Heathrow and Bristol sites parking costs £10 incl VAT per day per vehicle.

Europe Wide
Delivery / Collection 

We offer FREE* London (within M25 including Heathrow Airport) delivery / colection for splitter vans. We can also deliver to and collect from anywhere else in the UK or Europe at a pre-agreed cost. * For 1 and 2 day hires a charge of £20 + VAT each way applies. A surcharge applies for delivery / collection outside of office hours.

Free Advice 

VFB is run by touring pros who have taken splitter vans and sleeper buses everywhere you can in Europe.  We're always happy to offer free advice - even if you aren't in one of our vehicles!


Our GPS units cover the UK and Western Europe. They come free of charge by request in our VIP and Luxury vehicles and are £10 + VAT per week in other vehicle types.


We can provide portable Pay AS You Go WiFi internet access onboard your splitter van. Please get in touch for more information.

Winter Tyres & Snow chains

Winter tyres are now a legal requirement for vehicles traveling in Austria (1 Nov – 15 Apr), Finland (1 Dec – 28 Feb), Sweden (1 Dec – 31 Mar) and Germany (when conditions dictate). We can fit a set of winter tyres to your vehicle for £5 + VAT per day. Snow chains can be supplied for £5 + VAT per day.

For your convenience we are based at LONDON HEATHROW, OXFORD and Bristol