Forklift Hire & Sales in Reading

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How to Buy or Hire a Forklift in Reading

If you’re on the hunt for the best deals on forklifts in Reading, look no further than Forkify! We work with a vast network of trusted partners, allowing you to tell us what you need, and we’ll guarantee you the best deals! Whether you’re seeking electric forklift hire for a warehouse in Eastside or looking to buy a telehandler for a construction site in Digbeth, we have you covered.

Our Forklift Hire Fleet in Reading

We offer an extensive selection of forklift trucks for both hire and sales throughout Reading and the broader West Midlands area. Our range comprises everything from electric pallet trucks to diesel and gas counterbalance options, and much more! All of our forklift types are available for short and long-term hire, as well as for purchase. Additionally, we provide a wide variety of brands to cater to your preferences. Popular brands in Reading include Toyota, Crown, Doosan, JCB, and many more!


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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

Reading is a hub for industry, with numerous warehouses and distribution centers requiring forklifts to carry out daily operations.

Will Bradley, Co-Founder at Forkify

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The cost of renting a forklift in Reading depends on several factors, such as your precise location, forklift type, brand, and condition. Typically, forklift hire prices start at around £50 per week and can go up to £400.

How can I purchase forklifts in Reading?

You can request quotes for forklift sales in Reading, just like hiring. Simply inform us of your requirements (type, brand, quantity, new vs. used), and we’ll search for the best deals for you!

How fast can I get a quote from Forkify?

We aim to provide all forklift hire quotes in Reading within 24 hours, but in most cases, we can deliver results even quicker!

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

The time it takes to rent a forklift in Reading can vary depending on your specific location. However, many of our partners offer same-day hire! If you require immediate forklift rental, let us know! Alternatively, you can schedule your hire period in advance to ensure availability.

Do you offer forklift maintenance and servicing in Reading?

Absolutely! Our partners can come to your location for maintenance, servicing, and repairs. These services are typically included in the forklift rental package, but make sure to confirm this with your dealer.

Which forklift brands are available in Reading?

The forklift brands we offer in Reading vary based on the type of forklift you need and the local dealer we connect you with. We work with some of the most prominent manufacturers in the industry, including Doosan, Toyota, Hyster, Jungheinrich, and many others. With such a vast selection, we’re confident we can provide you with the ideal forklift solution to meet your needs!

Which regions do you serve in Reading?

We serve all of Reading and its nearby areas, including but not limited to:

  • Caversham
  • Tilehurst
  • Woodley
  • Earley
  • Shinfield
  • Lower Earley
  • Whitley
  • Southcote
  • Calcot
  • Burghfield
  • Pangbourne
  • Sonning
  • Twyford
  • Wokingham
  • Newbury
  • Thatcham
  • Bracknell

Please note that our coverage extends beyond these areas, so feel free to contact us regarding your specific location within the Reading region.