There's a huge amount of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our own frustration with the process of renting a car.
Car rental companies we list on the website include the main vehicle hire providers like Hertz and Enterprise there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we don't include these on our website.
So, the reason we do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got annoyed with seeing customers having trips ruined by a bad car rental experience and knew we could do a better job.
We won't be beaten on price. Our price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire car at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Our technology collects millions of prices at 1000s of car rental locations to find you the best deals and make booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it can be
We provide you with all of the best car rental deals in Cowell Airport Australia with no nasty surprises.
Stress Free Car Rental do not work with just any car hire companies. We're careful to only work with car rental companies you can trust.
Our pricing always includes extra fees that other car hire websites don't usually include - this ensures that your experience is as transparent as possible.
Make sure hiring a car at Cowell Airport (CCW) is a Stress Free experience with our easy and quick booking process
Be sure to figure out where the car rental drop off location in Cowell Airport (CCW) is. The vehicle return location can sometimes be in a different part of the airport from where you picked the car up. This information will be included with your confirmation email and also in the car rental provider's terms and conditions.
When your car hire location is inside the terminal at Cowell Airport (CCW), this will usually be signed inside the airport just after passport control.
At the car rental collection desk you must have your driver's licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. Unless your rental specifies that you can use a debit card, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Be sure to check the specific details required for your collection before you leave
After booking on the website you'll receive a confirmation email including the details of how to find the car rental pick up location
When your departure is delayed always ensure that the car rental provider knows immediately. Many of them will endeavour to stay open later than usual if they're informed that your flight will be collecting the car late. To assist with late arrival we suggest always providing a flight number with your car rental booking.
Always remember to pick up your luggage before you head to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car hire collection desk is groundside at the airport ,so once you've cleared security it will be difficult to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Cowell Airport (CCW) website.
Sometimes the car rental pick up location is a short shuttle bus drive away from the airport terminal, the transfer bus is provided free of charge by the car rental company. Be sure to check your booking information to understand where the minibus will collect you from.
We only include car rental options on website that are inside the Cowell Airport (CCW) or a short distance away.
We understand how daunting and frightening picking a car insurance product can be. The extra fees that make up the price of hiring a vehicle can be very confusing, these include:
You will have received car hire location collection instructions with your email confirmation. Take some time to read through how to get to the car rental collection location before you set off
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the vehicle and check which side of the car the fuel cap is on
If you've bought Essential excess cover on our website or you have a different insurance policy, we recommend to take some time to check the car for damage. Also spend some time taking photographs on your phone of each section of the vehicle. If there is damage on the vehicle that isn't mentioned in your rental contract you should report this to the car rental company
Before driving away ,check the carrental terms and conditions. There might be additional charges for crossing borders etc so make sure you understand these.
Remember to inspect the wheels and door locks for damage as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss when you're in a rush to begin your trip
All the vehicles listed on our website include a full to full fuel policy. Always check that the tank is full before you set off. If it isn't you should report this to the car rental company before driving away
Spending a little time to take photos and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any problems with the car rental provider when returning the car
Beside the exterior, we also recommend documenting all damage to the inside of the car and reporting it to the car hire company before starting your trip
Car rentals in Cowell 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 hard 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
The following car hire brands are available in Cowell Airport Australia: Thrifty, Hertz.
To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Cowell Airport Australia. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
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.