Driving Instructors

Are you a driving instructor? Does your car need servicing? Has your car broken down? Is your car about to go in for warranty repairs? – STAY WORKING, contact Berkshire Dual Control Car Hire. We offer short term car hire at very little notice, so you can keep working with your learner drivers and won’t have to cancel any lessons or driving tests if you have problems with your car.

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Award Winning Service

We’re pleased to offer an award winning service. Thank you to everyone that voted for us! If you need to hire a dual control car talk to us and you’ll be sure to get a great service that will help you when you need it.

  • Superb Service from Natalie and her Husband. I was up the creek without a paddle and they saved the day whilst my car was in for repairs. Had... read more

    Gary Williams

    Flexible, affordable and a first class service. Highly recommended. Thank you so much for helping me out.

    Sharon Livingstone-Smith

    Fantastic people, really helped me out when my car needed to go for repairs. Hire car was clean and well maintained. Great value.

    H Richardson
  • Fantastic service, really got me out of trouble. Natalie was so helpful in organising everything for me. Highly recommend Berkshire dual control car hire.

    Rookie Driver

    Once again I’ve been impressed by the smoothness of keeping me on the road with a short notice request, no dramas, no fuss and I was out earning again, reassuring... read more

    Simon O’Brien

    My husband needed a car since his car had to go into the garage. We reached out to Berkshire dual control and Natalie told us to come down and take... read more

    Jas Kaur C
  • 1st class service from start to finish. Students loved the mini including two passing their test's in it. Natalie providing a life saver for driving instructors!

    darren brown

    My husband needed a car since his car had to go into the garage. We reached out to Berkshire dual control and Natalie told us to come down and take... read more

    Jaspreet Chohan

    I was in need of a dual control car to keep me working. Natalie was 1st class and arranged a car at short notice. Car was very clean and very... read more

    Ben Sheffield
Driving instructors keep working when your car is off the road

Driving Instructors – stay working when your car is out of action

If you are a driving instructor you will know how difficult it can be making sure your car is serviced and repaired whilst teaching lessons. When you don’t have a car you may lose pupils. If you’re without a car and you have pupils with lessons and tests booked life could be stressful. Don’t stress everyone out, just call or text Berkshire Dual Control Car Hire. Hire one of our cars for a day or more. No hidden costs.
Get back on the road, teaching and earning money as you are used to.

Our Services & Offers

Do you need a dual control car? Hire one from us from £42 per day, which includes insurance, collection is from RG9.
We cover all of Berkshire, and surrounding counties. If you only need one day hire we charge £60 for the day. If you take the car for 2 days or more it’s only £42 per day for the manual cars and £44 per day for the automatic.

All our dual control hire cars are fully insured, serviced and maintained to a high standard, as we take your safety very seriously. We know that you need to keep your business trading even when your car is out of action, so hiring with us is stress free.

Our Cars

Your choice from a Ford Fiesta Titanium 1L petrol, Mini Countryman 1.6L diesel, MG3 petrol or a Vaxhall Corsa petrol, manual and automatic.

All cars are well maintained and fully insured.


You can hire our cars for 1 day or more, just let us know how long you will need it. All our cars come insured and the price includes delivery and collection.

Contact Us

Call us on 01491 577021 and 07572 093089 or email duals@bdcch.co.uk, please leave a message if you get the answer phone, we check for messages regularly and will call you back.

We’re based in Reading and Abingdon, and cover Reading, Oxford, Didcot, Twyford, Sonning, Caversham, Wargrave, Woodley, Maidenhead, Slough, High Wycombe, Wokingham, Farnborough, Basingstoke, Alton, Guildford, Bagshot, Newbury, Aldershot and Bracknell. If you’re over 15 miles away from us additional delivery charges will apply.



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