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New Partnership Alert - Hyperjar are giving Hiyacar customers £10 CREDIT!

New year, new ways to save money! We’ve teamed up with Hyperjar to give you £10 off your next car hire. What exactly is Hyperjar, you may ask? We asked...

Ten Top Tips for Driving More Fuel Efficiently

Becoming more conscious of your fuel consumption could in turn make you a better driver, shorten your journeys and even lead to you using your car less… (and perhaps sharing...

London to Oxford Day Trip Inspiration

For history and culture, head just an hour and 45 minutes drive north-west from Central London, for a day trip to the beautiful city of Oxford. A city steeped in...

The Benefits of Closed Loop Car Sharing - Interview with Emily Kerr of ShareOurCars

Noticed a lot of cars lying idle on your street since the pandemic changed commuting habits? Thinking of getting rid of your car because it’s gathering dust nowadays, but the...

ULEZ 2021 Expansion - Everything you need to know

Are you a frequent or occasional driver around London and wondering if the ULEZ Expansion that comes into force on the 25th October 2021, will affect you? Do you rent...

How commuting has changed, post pandemic

The pandemic has undeniably changed the nature of work life structure, as we once knew it. Through work from home and flexi-time working measures, adopted by many companies at the...

The Hiyacar platform - 5 years of development

Today marks 5 years to the day since the first lines of code were written for the current Hiyacar platform. Around 7 months later this was launched after a long...

How Car Sharing Helps Build Empathy For All Road Users

Admittedly, I’m the first to accuse car drivers of being the guilty party when it comes to sharing the road. Especially when they, rather dangerously, get too close for comfort...

Easy same day van hire in London comes to Hiyacar

Highly requested since Hiyacar first began, being able to rent vans on our platform was a dream of yours, and thus a dream of ours and now, van you believe...

The world’s most stressful cities to drive in

It can be stressful to drive in busy cities, in fact, 9 out of 10 drivers admit to feeling stressed or angry behind the wheel

Where To Charge an EV on the UK's Best Driving Routes

From coastal roads to rolling hills, a lesser discussed fact about the UK is that it is home to some of the most stunning driving routes in the world. With...

A brief history of peer to peer car rental in the UK

There have been peer to peer car hire rental companies operating in the UK for over 10 years. Entering this market is difficult as the insurance regulations in the UK...