From Thtifty web site T&C’s "Damage Liability
Insurance is subject to a damage liability which varies according to vehicle size.
Some Thrifty vehicles are fitted with tow bars however use of these tow bars is strictly prohibited when renting a vehicle booked through this website (or any other website advertising the Thrifty brand name) and will render insurance cover invalid .
Damage Liability Reduction is available on certain vehicle groups and at participating locations for an additional cost. This product is not available to drivers aged 22-24 or 70 and over.
Reduction of damage liability from £1000 to £250 (economy to standard cars only) £15.00 per day, 1 to 3 day hires
£11.50 per day, 4 to 13 day hires
£9.50 per day, 14 days or longer
Reduction of damage liability from £1250 to £250 (full size to prestige cars and all vans, excludes prestige 4x4s) £20.00 per day, 1 to 3 day hires
£17.00 per day, 4 to 13 day hires
£14.00 per day, 14 days or longer
Reduction of damage liability from £1500 or more Dependant on vehicle type. Please check with location
Damage Liability for car groups Economy to Standard Size is £1000, all other groups, including Full Size People Carriers are £1250 except the Prestige 4 x 4s and the Luxury Automatics which are £1500, the Luxury 4 x 4 and Elite vehicles range from £2000 to £5000.
Please note Glass and Tyre cover is not available for Elite rentals
Glass and tyre cover (economy to full size cars and vans) £8.80 per day, 1 to 3 day hires
£7.15 per day, 4 to 13 day hires
£6.05 per day 14 days or longer
Glass and tyre cover (premium & prestige vehicles) - dependant on vehicle type, please check with location £19.80 per day, 1 to 3 day hires
£16.50 per day, 4 to 13 day hires
£13.20 per day 14 days or longer
Damage Liability waiver may be withdrawn at any time (for example, due to extreme weather conditions) at the discretion of Thrifty management.
Overseas travel is unavailable at this time and until further notice
Updated 2nd December 2020