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Notice: Vehicle Rental Cancellations

Please help us to help others. We are fully aware that life is hectic and your plans can change minute by minute. We hugely appreciate your business and if you need to cancel we understand. If you’ve reserved a rental car or van with us and you no longer require your reservation we ask that you please […]

Posted on April 6, 2017 by Barry Clarkson


Spring time is minibus time! Just a wee reminder….

Just a wee reminder that we offer 9-17 seat minibuses on self drive hire. Ideal for all kinds of group outings: golf trips, Boys Brigade camps, church outings, weddings, club and group visits, etc. Please check availability as these vehicles can be heavily booked in the spring and summer season. You can drive these on […]

Posted on April 1, 2017 by Barry Clarkson


More brand new vans going out on rental at Clarksons

Great to see the first of our brand new Berlingos heading out on rent this week. It’s always funny to see the drivers’ reactions at getting issued with brand new hire vans…it ranges from ecstatic to paranoid! This season we have added Citroen Berlingos, Vauxhall Vivaros, Vauxhall Movano Lo-Loaders, Volkswagen Transports and Transit Customs…it’s all […]

Posted on March 28, 2017 by Barry Clarkson


The first ever photograph taken on our first day of trading back in ’78

Wow! This is a blast form the past. This was the first photograph taken on our first day of trading in June 1978. This is my father David, who risked his stable position within a large local motor dealership to start Clarkson of Glasgow with four used Transit vans. At that time I was eight years old. Fast […]

Posted on March 14, 2017 by Barry Clarkson


Free delivery :: Free delivery :: Free delivery…on all hire vehicles

As it says…we offer free delivery to your door on all hire vehicles. Remove the stress, let us take the strain and your rental vehicle arrives at your door at your chosen time. This includes deliveries to airports, hotels, B&Bs, guest houses, train stations, etc. It’s that simple…and it’s free! (Simple T&Cs apply). Call team Clarkson […]

Posted on February 20, 2017 by Barry Clarkson


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Clarkson Vehicle Hire are proud to now offer a 15% Armed Forces discount on all vehicle hires*. Please call 0141 771 3990 for more details.
*Proof of eligibility and Photo ID required when collecting the vehicle.
*Valid for current serving Armed Forces personnel only

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