Pay with American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
When you include Essential or Basic Cover for your rental, it often means that you will need to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You will usually be given the opportunity to buy a top up policy by the rental partner on collection, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
You can book using a number of different currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
Don't forget that often car hire companies that will allow debit card at the desk are not as cheap as those that accept credit card only.
Would you prefer us to take payment using something other than credit card or debit card? Please get in touch to let us know. We are open to ideas regarding how we can enhance our service to make booking your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
It's incredibly easy on our website to identify which car rental brands do accept debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car rental companies can accept your card type at the collection desk.
Be careful when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies frequently hold an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the excess can be a significant amount of money , if you opt to pay using debit card this will be debited from your bank and not returned until weeks following completion of your rental contract.
Usually, car rentals that come with the Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car without any extra charges. You're able to compare if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the car rental security deposit and insurance options on the second step of our website booking process.
Most of the Echuca Airport Australia car hire brands we work with accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the rental; often these do have different terms and conditions associated to them. Be sure that you understand the terms and conditions if you'd like to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
It is practical to know the different payment options for your car hire in Echuca Airport Australia, as often payments for add ons (like GPS and extra drivers) might have to be paid for in the local currency (by credit card or debit card) at the rental car collection desk.
We appreciate how daunting choosing a car excess cover product can be. The additional fees that are included in the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these can include:
Many car hire websites hide the costly insurance excess and security deposit costs in the fine print. Customers are then shocked when the amount is taken from their debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really obstruct your plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
On our website you'll find three levels of car hire excess cover, premium, essential and basic and we help you find the hire car that suits you, your family and your trip. You're able to review the details of these on the extras page of our website when booking your rental.
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.
The following car rental suppliers are available in Echuca Airport Australia: Thrifty, Hertz, Dollar, Europcar, Keddy by Europcar.
Car rentals in Echuca 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 make sure that our prices on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Australia
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
We strive to be the best car hire website around so that you know when you hire with us you're getting the best price, value and service.
All of the deals on our website include all fees including everything that you're required to pay when you pick up the car, including (but not limited to) local taxes, additional drivers and young driver fees.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check your booking including prices and payments.
Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, ordeal which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need:
To begin your stress free booking process, head over to our homepage and type in the required details then in just seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your requirements.
Before commencing your trip spend some time to get used to the car and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual gearbox on the opposite side of the road.
if you normally drive on the opposite side be cautious with traffic circles. Always navigate traffic circles with an clockwise direction, giving way to cars already on the traffic circle to your right.
It can be daunting the first time you hire a car in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great vacation
If you intend to take the car across the border to another country, be careful to check the T&Cs for cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you fail to do so there's a possibility that the cars insurance will not be valid if you are involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
If you'd like to leave the car at a different location to the location you picked it up from, all additional one way charges are already included in the price detailed on our website.
Be vigilant if you're driving beyond the main cities in Australia to look out for wild animals in the road.
If you are given a parking or speeding fine when driving in Australia Echuca Airport the vehicle rental provider will take this amount from the credit card you've placed on file. If this is the case you'll be informed via email once this has been processed
Our team work to make sure that renting a car at Echuca Airport (ECH) is as Stress Free as possible using our hassle free and easy to use booking website
When the car hire location is inside the terminal at Echuca Airport (ECH), this will be signed within the airport when your through passport control.
Don't forget to collect your bags before heading to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car rental pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've cleared security it might be difficult to return to the luggage belt. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Echuca Airport (ECH) website.
At the car hire desk you must have your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. Unless your rental specifies that you can use a debit card, you will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. We recommend that you verify the specific requirements of the hire collection before you leave
Occasionally the car hire pick up location is a bus drive from the airport terminal, the transfer bus is included within the price by the car rental provider. Be sure to review your rental confirmation to understand where the minibus will collect you from.
After booking on the website you'll receive an email with the details of how to find the car hire collection desk location
If your rental is meet and greet, a representative from the car rental provider will meet with you near the arrivals location. After you've passed the security area, look out for the agent holding a board with the car hire provider name or your surname
Always check where the car hire drop off location in Echuca Airport (ECH) is. The vehicle return location can be in a different part of the airport from where you picked the car up. All relevant information will be included with your rental confirmation email and also included within the car rental company's T&Cs.
Don't forget to collect your bags before heading to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car rental pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've cleared security it might be difficult to return to the luggage belt
When your flight is late you must make sure that the car hire provider knows immediately. Most car rental companies will try to remain open later than usual if they're informed that you will be collecting the car later than planned. To assist with late arrival we recommend always informing us of a flight number with the car hire booking.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we are 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.
Our website checks millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car rental locations to source great offers and make booking them on our website as easy, quick and Stress Free as it can be
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our car rental price match guarantee means if you find the same hire car at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Brands we work with include the main car hire providers like Hertz and Enterprise there are some companies we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not list these on our website.
The reason we do things differently is because we got fed up of seeing customers having trips ruined by a bad car rental experience and knew we could provide a more transparent service.
Stress Free Car Rental don't like to work with just any car hire companies. We're selective to only work with car rental companies you can trust.
Our pricing always includes extra fees that other car rental websites often don't include - this makes sure that our process is as straightforward as it can be.
Stress Free Car Rental work to deliver our customers with all of the best car rental deals in Echuca Airport Australia with no unexpected fees.
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.