Splitter Van Hire

Collect from our Oxford, East London or London Heathrow sites or have the vehicle delivered and collected. Insured for self drive on a normal driving licence.

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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 70 vehicles, VFB has the largest splitter van fleet in Europe.
We replace our fleet regularly and 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 delivery / collection of splitter vans throughout the UK

We have 24 hour drop off available at all our sites

Our hire rates include unlimited mileage

Vans For Bands has the largest fleet of splitter vans and band vans for hire in the UK as well as a fleet of premium sleeper buses and nightliners.

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 Get Hire in London. 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 24 hour drop off at our Oxford, East London and Heathrow 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 and paid for parking at our Heathrow site. There is currently no parking available at our East London site.

Europe Wide
Delivery / Collection 

We offer delivery / collection of splitter vans throughout the UK and Europe. Get in touch for a quote.

House of Tours

VFB are proud to be partnered with House of Tours. HOT offer clients an affordable but high calibre solution for production, touring, filming and more. Whether you are looking for the whole package, or just a hand with carnets, it is worth getting in touch with them here.


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


We can provide portable TEP 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.

vans for bands has the largest fleet of splitter vans and band vans for hire in the UK as well as a fleet of premium sleeper buses and nightliners