Arnold Clark

0843 208 2352

Founded over 60 years ago in 1954, The Arnold Clark Group is the largest independently-owned car company in Europe. If you need to contact Arnold Clark regarding any of the services they offer, just call the customer services helpline on 0843 208 2352 any day of the week.

About Arnold Clark

Since it was established by Sir Arnold Clark in 1954, the eponymous company has gone from strength to strength. As of 2014, Arnold Clark employed 9,000 people across over 200 sites in the UK. 2016 saw the building of a new Head Office in Glasgow, where the company was founded.

Arnold Clark’s 200 dealerships stock over 18,000 new and used cars for sale. The car rental aspect of Arnold Clark was introduced back in 1963. From originally only offering 12 cars, its expanded 37 car and van rental locations are populated by an impressive fleet of 55,000 vehicles.

Arnold Clark delivers their philosophy of providing value for money and high customer satisfaction to over 2 million customers in the UK, and the company can boast of record-breaking web traffic on top of its £3 billion annual turnover.

Arnold Clark Contact Numbers

Contact Arnold Clark whatever your needs may be with one of the following helpline phone numbers.

Phone Number
Opening Times
Customer Services
0843 208 2352
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm
Selling Your Car
0843 208 2353
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm
Buying a Vehicle
0843 557 5452
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm
Renting a Vehicle
0843 178 3472
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm
Car Insurance
0843 178 3473
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm
Car Parts
0843 178 3474
(Mon – Fri) 9:00am – 6:30pm
(Sat – Sun) 9:00am – 5:00pm

Customer Services – 0843 208 2352

Reach Arnold Clark’s main helpline for general queries and reporting complaints on 0843 208 2352. If you have a complaint regarding a rental or a purchase, customer services can put you through to the branch that provided these services. Call this number to report any issues, or to ask any questions about Arnold Clark’s services. Further information will be provided for you, or you will be transferred to the specific department you need.

Selling Your Car – 0843 208 2353

Arnold Clark doesn’t just sell cars, they will also buy used vehicles from you. First of all, you need to call 0843 208 2353 to have your car valued and book a checkup. Just provide your registration number and a few other details about your car to receive an estimate of its worth. After this, Arnold Clark will make an appointment for you at your local branch so staff can take a look at your car and make you a final offer. If you accept, after some quick paperwork you can be on your way and expect your money to be paid directly into your bank account.

Buying a Vehicle – 0843 557 5452

If you want to buy a new vehicle, Arnold Clark has an assortment of brand new and used cars and vans for you to choose from. Call 0843 557 5452 to book an appointment at your nearest Arnold Clark branch and look at the vehicles on offer. Additionally, you can call this number to ask questions about car finance and how to calculate the best plan. With competitive finance rates from at least 20 providers, Arnold Clark will help you to find the best car finance option for your circumstances. All you need to apply is a debit or credit card and a driving licence.

Renting a Vehicle – 0843 178 3472

Whether you need to rent a vehicle for personal use or business, contact Arnold Clark on 0843 178 3472. Provide details of your required dates and times and the staff will give you further information about the vehicle categories available and the price ranges. Ask about pick ups and drop offs, insurance and terms of hire, and any extras such as satnav or baby seats. Arnold Clark can tailor your booking as much as possible to meet your needs.

Car Insurance – 0843 178 3473

For great deals on car insurance cover, call 0843 178 3473. Arnold Clark offers competitively priced insurance for cars and vans, with immediate cover available. Plus you will receive a voucher booklet worth £300! Call to inquire about all the kinds of insurance Arnold Clark can provide: for young or learner drivers, short-term cover, breakdown cover, home and travel. Arnold Clark will e-mail your insurance documents directly to you for convenience.

Car Parts – 0843 178 3474

Arnold Clark not only sells cars but also car parts and accessories, tailored to the vehicle’s  age and make. The extensive list of car parts and extras available from Arnold Clark’s 24 partnered manufacturers include: service kits, brake pads, wiper blades, steering and suspension, batteries, motors and alternators, floor mats, roof boxes, skid plates and mud flaps, and exterior designs. Call 0843 178 3474 to find out if your local branch stocks the exact items you are looking for.

Other Ways to Contact Arnold Clark

With two separate websites for sales and rentals, Arnold Clark has separate online forms you can fill in if you prefer. One is for customer service complaints on the main website, and one is for car and van hire queries on the rental website. Send an e-mail directly to Arnold Clark customer services using this e-mail address:

If you would rather use pen and paper and risk the wait for a response, contact Arnold Clark via post at the Customer Services department in the Glasgow Head Office. Send a letter to the address below, or to the separate address for issues with rentals from Arnold Clark.

Customer Services & Head Office
Arnold Clark
Customer Services Department
454 Hillington Road
G52 4FH
Car & Van Rental Head Office
Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental
Renault Complex
Kerse Road