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Car hire excess, security deposits and insurance

We get how intimidating choosing a rental car insurance product can be. The extra charges that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle are often very confusing, these include:

  • The cost of hiring the vehicle
  • Any extras (e.g. child car seats & sat nav)
  • Insurance costs

A lot of car rental websites mask the insurance excess and security deposit costs in the terms and conditions. Customers are then surprised when the cash is taken from their debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is wrong and can really hinder your plans which is why we won't do that at Stress Free Car Rental.

Compare car hire at Etadunna Airport (ETD)

We're on a mission to make sure that hiring a car at Etadunna Airport (ETD) is as Stress Free as possible with our simple, no hassle booking website

Occasionally the car hire collection desk location is a short shuttle bus drive from the airport terminal, the transfer bus is included free of charge by the car hire provider. Ensure that you check your confirmation email to understand where the minibus will collect you from.

Always check where the car rental drop off area in Etadunna Airport (ETD) is. The drop off location can be in a different part of the airport from where you picked the car up. This information will be attached to your rental confirmation email and also in the car hire provider's terms and conditions.

When at the car rental collection office you'll need your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. For most rentals, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Always check the exact details required for your collection before begin your journey

When the car hire location is within the airport at Etadunna Airport (ETD), this will be signed inside the airport after passport control.

If your flight departure is delayed you should ensure that the car hire provider knows immediately. Most car rental companies will try to stay open longer than usual if they're informed that you will be collecting the car later than planned. To make sure the car rental company know your arrival time we recommend always informing us of a flight number with the car rental booking.

After booking on the website you'll receive an email with the directions to the car rental pick up location

Don't forget to collect your luggage before you go to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car hire collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,so once you've passed passport control it might not be possible to return to the luggage area

Map view of Etadunna Airport nearby car hire locations

Why we're different

There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our personal frustration with the process of renting a car.

Our website collects millions of car hire prices at 1000s of car rental locations to obtain great deals and ensure that booking them on the website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as it can be

The reason we do things a bit differently is because we got frustrated with seeing people being hit with unexpected charges and knew we could do a better job.

Brands we work with include the larger vehicle hire companies like Enterprise and Europcar there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we do not include these on the website.

We don't like to work with just any car rental firms. We're cautious to only work with car rental brands you can trust.

Pricing on our website includes additional fees that other car hire websites often don't include - this ensures that our service is as straightforward as it can be.

Stress Free Car Rental work hard to ensure that we provide customers with all of the best car hire deals in Etadunna Airport Australia with no nasty surprises.

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Etadunna Airport Australia FAQs

What should I take with me when I collect the car in Etadunna Airport Australia?

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.

Can I cancel my booking in Etadunna Airport Australia if I change my mind?

Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.

Are there any hidden charges in your prices for car hire in Australia?

We work diligently to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Australia

What's the best fuel policy for car hire in Etadunna Airport Australia?

All of our rentals in Etadunna Airport Australia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank of fuel 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.

Car Hire in Etadunna Airport with One Way Fees included

Car Hire in Etadunna Airport with One Way Fees included

Most of the vehicle hire brands we work with in Etadunna Airport permit you to pick up your car in Etadunna Airport and drop off the car at a different location. If you've chosen a different drop off location for the rental, the prices on the website include any extra charges for this. You will also find a full breakdown of all additional charges on the payment page.

Renting a Car in Etadunna Airport without an Insurance Excess Held on Your Card

The car will be covered for accidents and theft included in the hire fee you'll see the website. This type of insurance is known as Collision Damage Waiver (CDW).

All of our rental cars in Etadunna Airport come with CDW in the price , there is also often an insurance excess, this excess is held on your credit card when you pick up the car. The insurance excess is the amount you would be liable to pay if the car is stolen, written off or severely damaged. However, the excess amount on rental cars can be very high. It's normally between £900 to £2,100, depending on the car, the country and the deal. If you return the car damaged, or it's stolen or written off, you'll have to pay some or all of the excess.

When you pick up the hire car, the insurance excess is held on your credit card as a 'pre-auth' transaction. This means that the money is not taken from your card as a regular payment, it's held as a pending payment until you drop off the vehicle. You won't normally pay currency charges on credit cards for pre authorised payments. As long as the vehicle is returned in the same condition as when you collected it, the excess amount will be fully refunded to your card with nothing further to pay.

If you plan to pay by debit card, the excess is taken from your bank account and refunded when the car is dropped off. If you intend to use debit card on collection, as the excess can be very high, it's recommended to buy Premium Cover on our website or to buy top up insurance at the collection desk.

To view car hire options in Etadunna Airport with a £0 or reduced excess check out our Premium Cover rental options.

Hiring a Car in Etadunna Airport without an Insurance Excess

How to hire a car without a credit card

How to hire a car without a credit card

You can pay for your car hire on our website using any credit or debit card, including Visa, Mastercard or American Express. We also compare car hire deals at 1000s of locations that accept a debit card on collection. You can quickly and easily find these by using the filters on the search results page or taking a look at our Premium Cover options on the extras page.

Renting a Car in Etadunna Airport with Child Seats

You're allowed to use your own child seats for your vehicle rental, so long as they meet all of the legal safety requirements for use in Etadunna Airport.

You'll be offered the opportunity to include them with your car rental when making a booking on our website. Child seats are paid in the local currency when you collect the rental.

How to Rent a Car in Etadunna Airport with Child Seats

Car Hire in Etadunna Airport with No Deposit

How to Rent a Car in Etadunna Airport with a Reduced Deposit

When you pick up the car, you'll usually be required to leave a security deposit on a debit card or credit card. Deposits can vary significantly dependent on the make and model of the vehicle and the excess amount. Car rental Security deposits in Etadunna Airport can be anywhere between £100 and £2,500.

We compare all of the car hire options with a low security deposit and in some instances no deposit at all except for fuel. If you choose to book a rental in Etadunna Airport with Premium Cover included, you can reduce the deposit to cover only the cost of a full tank of fuel (usually less than £100), which is fully refunded to your card when the rental is dropped off with a full tank.

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Things to remember when picking up your car hire

You'll have received car hire location collection details with your confirmation email. Spend some time to read through how to get to the vehicle rental collection location before you leave

Always check the wheels and locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss when you are in a rush to begin your trip

Whether you have purchased Essential excess cover on the website or you have a different policy, we recommend to make some time to inspect the vehicle for damage. Also spend some time taking photographs with your phone of each section of the vehicle. If damage exists on the car that is not highlighted in your hire agreement you must report this to the vehicle rental company

Ensure you check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on

Taking some time to photograph and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any disagreements with the car hire provider when returning the car

Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting any damage to the inside of the car and informing the car rental company prior to starting your trip

All of the rentals listed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. Always ensure that the tank is full before you set off. If it isn't you must inform the rental company before driving away

Larger Vehicle Rental Options in Etadunna Airport

12 Seaters

12 Seaters
12 Seater hire vehicles in Etadunna Airport usually have large sliding doors and a large luggage capacity. Great for golf trips and holidays with a large group.

8 Seaters

8 Seaters
If you're travelling with 8 people, we compare all of the cheapest offers on 8 seater hire in Etadunna Airport, including the Opel Vivaro which has lots of room for 8 passengers and luggage.

People Carriers

People Carriers
Renting a people carrier in Etadunna Airport is the perfect choice if you're transporting too many passengers to fit into a standard vehicle along with lots of luggage. We compare a wide selection of people carrier rental companies so you can be sure to find a great deal for your rental.

13 Seaters

13 Seaters
If you plan to share the driving on your trip, we include all of the 13 seater hire deals that include a free additional driver in Etadunna Airport.

Making a car rental booking

We aim to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you book with us you're getting the best price, value and service.

All of the rentals on our website include all extra fees including anything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, child seats and young driver fees.

Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.

When searching for your rental, information you'll need:

  1. Pickup location & car hire
  2. Pick-up & drop-off date
  3. Pick-up time and drop-off time
  4. The drivers age

To start your stress free booking process, head over to our homepage and input your locations and dates then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some great value deals based on your details.

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Collecting your Etadunna Airport Australia Car hire with a debit card and other payment card options.

Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express debit card or credit card provided by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.

It's worth remembering that quite frequently car hire brands that do accept debit card at the desk are not as cost effective as those that accept credit card only.

Lots of the Etadunna Airport Australia car rental brands we compare prices for will accept a debit card when you pick up the rental; often these do have special terms and conditions associated to them. Always be sure to understand the contract terms if you intend to pick up the car using a debit card.

Stress Free Car Rental accepts a number of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).

If you've chosen Basic or Essential Cover with your car rental, it usually means that you will have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You'll more often than not be given the opportunity to pay for a top up policy by the rental partner on collection, this then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.

One important thing to consider when deciding if you want to use a debit card on collection, car rental companies sometimes hold an excess on the lead drivers credit card, this is often a significant amount of money , if you opt to pay with debit card this will be debited from your bank account and not returned until a couple of weeks following you've returned the car.

Quite often, rentals that come with our Premium Cover option enable you to use a debit card on collection without any extra charges. You're able to compare if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the car rental security deposit and insurance options on the second step of the website booking process.

We've made it really simple on our website to filter which car hire partners do accept debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare which car hire companies can accept your card type at the collection desk.

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Why choose during the Covid pandemic?

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.


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