Rates and Pricing
Co-wheels makes using a car club affordable
Pay a one-off joining fee to join the club
Hire a car per hour (charged in 15-minute increments), plus a small mileage fee.
Discounted day and overnight rates for longer hires.
No need to pay for fuel - a fuel card is kept in the car.
Our insurance deal is very favourable - particularly for young drivers.
Use our calculator to find out how much it really costs to run and own a car
How much does it cost to hire a car?
Hire charges are priced per hour (in 15 minute increments), per day, or overnight, plus a small mileage fee for non electric cars. All prices include VAT.
|Car type||Aygo||Yaris Hybrid||Auris Hybrid||Verso||Renault Zoe|
|Per Mile||+£0.15||+£0.15||+£0.15||+£0.20||Free *|
Overnight 8pm to 8am
Per Day Any continuous 24 hour period.
Charging electric cars: Co-wheels electric cars have a dedicated charge post within their bay. Other free posts are available across the country. Any charging undertaken at Ecotricity Electric Highway rapid chargers or other pay-to-use charge points is not covered by Co-wheels. Please plan your journey accordingly.
How much does it cost to join?
|This one-off fee covers the cost of your application, smart card and welcome pack.|
|You can add as many drivers to your account as you wish.|
|Monthly minimum spend||£5||-|
|This is like a membership fee, except if you make a booking that costs at least £5, you effectively don't pay it!|
What if I cancel my booking?
We understand that sometimes your plans will change, so we offer flexible charges for cancelled bookings.
If you cancel your booking...
|More than two hours before the booking starts||Nothing|
|Less than two hours before the booking starts, or after it has started||100% of the booking cost|
Are there any other charges?
|Penalty charges||Up to £25|
|If you don't follow the rules and your behaviour causes another member inconvenience, you may be charged a penalty. (e.g. returning a car late, leaving the car messy). We usually charge penalties as a last resort.|
|Replacement smart card||£5|
|If you lose your smart card we may charge you for a replacement.|
|If we are unable to process a payment, we may charge you a fee.|
|Including congestion fees and parking fines.|
What if I have an accident?
Should you be unlucky enough to have an accident for which you are deemed to be at fault, you are liable to be charged an insurance excess of £250 if you are aged 22 or over, or £500 for members aged 21 or under.