You will have received car hire location collection instructions with the email confirmation. Take time to understand how to find the vehicle hire pick up location before you set off
Whether you have bought Essential excess cover on our web site or you've a different policy, always take time to check the car for pre existing damage. We also recommend taking photos with your phone of each part of the car. If there is damage on the car that isn't highlighted in your rental contract you must inform the vehicle hire company
If you have not already ,check the carhire terms. There could be additional charges for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting all damage to the inside of the car and reporting it to the vehicle hire provider before starting your trip
You should inspect the wheels and door locks for issues as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you're in a rush to begin your trip
Ensure you check the fuel type for the vehicle and check which side of the car the fuel cap is on
We accept American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring a car on our website.
We've made it incredibly easy on the website to view which car rental brands will accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire partners can accept your card type at the collection desk.
Many of the Albany Airport Australia car hire companies we include on the website accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the car; but some of these do have different conditions related to them. Ensure that you understand the terms and conditions if you intend to use a debit card when you collect the car.
Very often, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car without any additional fees. You can review if a debit card is allowed, along with the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the second step of our website booking process.
It's important to consider when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies frequently block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold is often a considerable amount of money , if you decide to pay using debit card this might be debited from your bank and not refunded until a couple of weeks after your rental has ended.
It's worth bearing in mind that often car rental partners that will allow debit card at the desk are more expensive than car hire companies that accept credit card only.
Would you like us to take payment using something other than debit card and credit card? Feel free to get in touch to let us know. We are always open to new ideas re how we can enhance the service we offer and make arranging your car hire as Stress Free as it can be.
It's useful to understand the payment options for your car hire in Albany Airport Australia, as some payments for extras (such as extra drivers and child seats) might need to be settled in local currency (by credit card or debit card) at the collection counter.
We accept a huge number of different currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
If you choose Essential or Basic Cover for your rental, it often means that you'll be required to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You will more often than not be given the option to pay for a top up policy by the hire partner at the collection desk, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
We are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make renting a car Stress Free for our customers
Car hire availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. Christmas is an important thing to recognise that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when planning your rental in advance.
We only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared with the alternatives.
Vehicle types at each car rental location can vary. You will always be provided with a car that’s the same size in terms of body style, passengers and luggage capacity but the exact make may vary from the one booked. If you have a preference for a particular make, at most car hire locations we offer options to reserve guaranteed models from selected suppliers . You can use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model deals.
You can use the filters on our website to find your ideal car rental, including options with an automatic gearbox, diesel engine and reduced insurance excess options.
We're here to make sure that renting a car at Albany Airport (ALH) is a Stress Free experience using our hassle free and easy to use booking process
When the car rental desk is inside the terminal at Albany Airport (ALH), it will usually be signed inside the airport just after passport control.
For meet and greet car rentals, a rep of the car rental provider will meet you at the arrivals hall. Once you've cleared the security area, look out for the agent holding a board with the car rental company name or your family name
If your departure is delayed you must make sure the car rental provider knows in advance. Many of them will endeavour to remain open later than usual if they're informed that you will be arriving late. To make sure the car rental company know your arrival time we suggest always informing us of your flight number with the car hire booking.
You must pick up your luggage before heading to the car hire pick up location. Often, the car hire collection desk is groundside at the airport , once you've cleared security it will be impossible to return to the luggage belt
It's a good idea to figure out where the car rental drop off location in Albany Airport (ALH) is. The vehicle return area can sometimes be in a different part of the airport from where you've picked the car up. All relevant information will be included with your confirmation email and also included within the car rental company's T&Cs.
When the car rental pick up location is a minibus drive away from the airport terminal, the transfer is provided within the price by the car rental company. You should review your rental confirmation to understand where the bus will pick you up.
You must pick up your luggage before heading to the car hire pick up location. Often, the car hire collection desk is groundside at the airport , once you've cleared security it will be impossible to return to the luggage belt. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Albany Airport (ALH) website.
We only include car rental options on website that are within the Albany Airport (ALH) building or a short distance away.
Once you've booked you'll receive a confirmation email including the details of how to find the car hire collection location
At Stress Free Car rental, we compare deals on a vast selection of car types and sizes. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around Albany Airport | Australia, we’ve got you covered.
From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we have a wide selection for you to compare on our website before booking your rental in Albany Airport Australia.
Travelling with more than 5 passengers? We includes a large variety of people carriers available in Albany Airport Australia that easily accommodate 7 or 8 people. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of luggage) we recommend comparing our selection of rental minibuses.
Feel the wind in your hair whilst you road trip around Albany Airport Australia in your convertible rental car. Stress Free Car Rental finds cheap deals on convertibles of all different shapes and sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
Looking to drive something extra special whilst you’re in Albany Airport Australia? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares car hire deals for premier car brands such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
Travelling with a larger group in Albany Airport Australia? Whether it’s a golf trip or a holiday with the extended family, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus prices from a vast array of minibus rental companies.
If you’re struggling to find a people carrier, minibus or car that meets your requirements, or if you have any enquiries about boot space or seating configurations, please don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
We provide a wide selection of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, ideal for drive around narrow streets but keep in mind that you’ll have limited luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
If your luggage includes 2 large bags, we recommend looking at a rental in our Large Car category. Large category cars come with plenty of space for 4 or 5 people and several bags.
Have lots of bags? Need to transport a lot of stuff on your trip but not quite enough to require a van? It could be that one of our estate cars will meet your requirements. We compare estate car prices from all of the brands you can trust in Albany Airport Australia.
Along with being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two additional levels of insurance when you book a car with us.
Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and more.
Our essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the car and other things. To view the detailed information see the terms and conditions on the extras page
Our essential cover, offered when you make your car hire booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a wide-range of additional charges that standard insurance doesn't.
Essential cover appears as an optional extra in the car hire insurance section. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover isn't always offered.
Car rentals in Albany Airport Australia are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.
We work diligently to ensure that the prices you see on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Australia
All of our rentals in Albany Airport Australia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
There's a huge amount of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our frustration with the process of renting a car.
The reason we decided to do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got fed up of seeing customers being hit with unexpected charges and thought we could provide a more transparent service.
Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our price match guarantee means if you find the same hire car at a lower price, we'll match it.
Pricing includes extra fees that other websites don't usually include - this ensures that your experience is as transparent as possible.
Stress Free Car Rental collects millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car rental locations to find you the best offers and make booking them on our website as easy, quick and Stress Free as possible
Car hire providers we list on the website include the main car hire providers like Enterprise and Europcar there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we don't list these on our website.
Premium cover is the highest level of car hire cover we provide.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover bundled with your vehicle rental, so that you understand the exact cost of everything before starting your trip.
Lots of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are renting a car because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. Customers can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
So that you're able to understand all of the options regarding which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to give you the ability to rent a car including a Premium cover product.
Selecting Premium Insurance is optional, you can also decide to buy Premium Cover at the car hire desk, it's often cheaper to book this in advance on our website at the same time as you make your car hire booking.
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.