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What size of van do I need?

Not sure what type of van you need? Or what size of van? Here’s what you need to know in terms of approximate dimensions, load volumes and general specifications you can expect from each size of van.

Small van

Small

Small two-seat vans, for businesses looking for a small car-like commercial vehicle.

Example vans

Approx. internal dimensions

L 1600mm W 1300mm H 1200mm

Approx. payload

600–900kg

Seats

2

Medium sized van

Medium

The Short Wheel Base (SWB) is a popular van size for most businesses, built for any fleet.

Example vans

Approx. internal dimensions

L 2400mm W 1300mm H 1500mm

Approx. payload

900–1200kg

Seats

3

Large van

Large

The considerably longer Long Wheel Base (LWB) is ideal for larger loads and for transporting equipment.

Example vans

Approx. internal dimensions

L 3300mm W 1400mm H 1650mm

Approx. payload

1200–1500kg

Seats

3