Dorchester Car & Van Hire

U-Drive Dorchester offers the best solution for car hire, van rental, truck and minibus hire for Cardiff and the surrounding area. If you're looking for a quality and reliable self-drive vehicle rental, look no further, you're in the right place. Book your Dorchester van hire or car rental online quickly and easily, or call our Dorchester Reservations Desk on 01305 251995 now.

Service update:
This location is closing temporarily from 7 January 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic - please call 0800 980 9966 for availability including delivery & collection. Alternatively, our Bristol, Cardiff, ExeterPoole, Salisbury & Southampton branches are operating to normal hours.

U-Drive Dorchester & Other UK Locations

U-Drive is a family-owned car hire, van, truck and minibus rental company, with locations throughout Cardiff, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon and Somerset. Our Dorchester address, directions and contact information are shown below. You can select your closest U-Drive location from the menu to view the contact details, opening hours and branch location maps for our various offices around the UK.




The Old Wagon Works
Station Approach
Dorchester South Station, Dorchester, Dorset

Telephone 01305 251995
Email [email protected]

Opening Hours

MONDAY 9:00 am - 11:00 am
TUESDAY 9:00 am - 11:00 am
WEDNESDAY 9:00 am - 11:00 am
THURSDAY 9:00 am - 11:00 am
FRIDAY 9:00 am - 11:00 am
SATURDAY 8:00 am - 11:00 am
SUNDAY closed

Special Opening Hours

Limited opening times apply on these dates

Christmas Eve 24th December 2021

Customer parking available

Drop-box on-site for out of hours returns

Delivery & collection service available

Located at Dorchester South train station


As Dorset's county town, Dorchester has a number of interesting features. The area has been inhabited since before the Roman era, although it was the Middle Ages before it truly achieved prominence. The wide range of cars and vans available from U-Drive will help you enjoy your stay in the town, whether it's for business or pleasure. Dorchester was the model for Casterbridge, the fictional town in Thomas Hardy's writing. The author lived in Dorchester, and Max Gate, his old house, is now operated as a museum by the National Trust. You can make the short drive to Kingston Maurward Gardens and Animal Park, a perennial family favourite. It's also only a short distance to the sandy beaches around Weymouth. We are confident that you will be able to find a suitable U-Drive van hire in Dorchester from our fleet. Available in a range of shapes and sizes there will be the ideal U-Drive van rental to meet your needs. Whether it’s moving the contents of your home, large items, heavy materials or just rubbish, picking the appropriate van is important. You will want to decide on something large enough but still be able to manage while driving around Dorchester. We have Ford Transit Panel vans, VW Transporters, VW Crafters and much more. The Dorchester U-Drive branch is conveniently located next to the Dorchester South Railway Station, the main line to Waterloo London.

Cheap Car And Van Rental In Dorchester

U-Drive in Dorchester offers great value car and van hire, and you won't find our prices cheaper anywhere else. You can also save more if you pre-pay online.

A Wide Range Of Vehicles To Hire

Whether travelling to Dorchester for business or pleasure, or looking to hire A Car, A people carrier, an SUV or A van, Rent from us to ensure your trip goes smoothly. our clean, modern vehicles ensure that you’ll arrive on time and in style.

Dorchester Van Hire

Whether you’re moving home or just picking up new furniture, our range of new, reliable vans in our Dorchester branch will get you (and your goods) to where you need to be, safely and in comfort. Choose from our extensive fleet of commercial and passenger vans today.

Why Hire with U-Drive

U-Drive offers car and van hire within the UK, and with numerous branch locations it has never been this convenient. Whether it's for holiday, a business trip or to move goods, U-Drive can accommodate your needs. Offering short and long term hire, look no further.