Forklift Hire & Sales in Leicester

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How to Buy or Hire a Forklift in Leicester

Are you searching for the most affordable deals on forklifts in the Leicester area? Look no further than Forkify. Our platform connects you with a network of trusted partners and guarantees you the best deals available. Whether you’re in need of electric forklift rental for a warehouse in the city center or looking to purchase a telehandler for a construction site in the suburbs, we’ve got you covered.

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Our Forklift Hire Fleet in Leicester

Forkify offers a wide range of forklifts available for both rental and purchase in Leicester and the surrounding area. Our selection includes everything from electric pallet trucks to diesel and gas counterbalance models, and everything in between. Our fleet also includes a wide range of brands and models to choose from, ensuring that we have the perfect forklift for your needs.

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Types of Forklift

Electric Forklifts

Electric Pallet Trucks


Narrow Aisle

Cherry Pickers

Reach Trucks


Order Pickers

Scissor Lifts

Rough Terrain



What Our Expert Says

“Leicester is well known as a manufacturing hub, following its success in the hosiery and footwear industries. It’s also a hub for warehousing given its strategic location in the midlands. Consequently, there is usually a high demand for materials handling equipment!”

Will Bradley, Co-Founder at Forkify

Frequently Asked Questions

Which brands of forklift are available in Leicester?

It depends on what type of forklift you’re looking for, as well as the local dealer we connect you with. The most popular manufacturers in Leicester tend to be Doosan, Toyota, Hyster and Jungheinrich.

Which areas do you cover in Leicester?

Some of the key areas we cover in the Leicestershire area include:

City Centre
Clarendon Park

Do you offer forklift maintenance and servicing in Leicester?

Yes! Our partners can come to your location for maintenance, servicing, and repairs. Often this will be included in the forklift hire package but be sure to confirm this with your dealer.

How long does it take to hire a forklift in Leicester?

It might depend slightly on where exactly you are in the Leicester area, but many of our partners offer same day hire! So if you’re looking for immediate forklift hire then let us know! Alternatively, you can schedule your hire period in advance to ensure availability.

How long does it take to get a quote with Forkify?

We aim to get all forklift hire quote in Leicester back to you within 24 hours, but often it will be much quicker!

How do I purchase a forklift in Leicester?

Forkify also provides quotes for forklift sales in Leicester. Simply let us know what you’re looking for, whether it be a specific type, brand, or condition and we’ll search for the best deals available.

How much does it cost to hire a forklift in Leicester?

The cost of forklift rental in Leicester will vary based on factors such as location, type of forklift, brand, and condition. Typically, forklift rentals begin at around £80 per week but can reach up to £400.