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Hi, I'm looking for either annual or one trip cover for car hire insurance, to cover the excess. I used to use icarhire insurance, but they've stopped covering for swiss residents. It's to hire cars in Europe, I'm English! Can anyone recommend a company?

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Re: car hire insurance

Hi, I had the same issue as you. I had a little scout about and found a UK based company called Questor Insurance. Quick and easy and good rates for their annual policies.
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Re: car hire insurance

I am also interested in a policy that covers the insurance excess. I have the normal 3rd party cover + sometimes driving other cars, but the policy explicitly rules out driving hired cars.

I will be hiring a car in Ireland, cost reasonable, but plus CHF 170 for the insurance, which I find ridiculously expensive for just 13 days.
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Re: car hire insurance

THANK YOU! Perfect!
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Re: car hire insurance

When you search you can find it has been discussed before,
Avoiding astronomical car hire additional insurance charges

Questor or White Horse insurance is not loved,
http://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic...s-Ireland.html

I just tried to buy a policy with icarhire insurance https://www.icarhireinsurance.com/get-a-quote#3

and I was refused, as I live here; Switzerland has not ratified EEA membership, after 1992 referendum... (I confirm I am not a resident of Iran, Cuba or Switzerland)

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Avoiding astronomical car hire additional insurance charges

Excess insurance for rental cars
So I have just taken out 12 months car hire excess insurance (Maximum rental per trip is 31 days)de-luxe, for £45
withBritish companyworldwideinsure.com

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Re: car hire insurance

As before - get yourself a GOLD credit card.
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Re: car hire insurance

https://www.worldwideinsure.com/car-hire-insurance.htm

Use code WWT10 for 10% discount.
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As before - get yourself a GOLD credit card.
I assume it's the same if you have a PLATINUM card?
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