You can use a Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by your bank or credit card company when booking your rental on our website.
Would you like us to allow you to pay using something other than credit card or debit card? Please get in touch and let us know. We are open to new ideas about how we can enhance the service we offer and make paying for your car hire a Stress Free experience.
Frequently, car rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card on collection without any extra fees. You're able to review if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the different car rental excess and insurance alternatives on the extras page of our booking process.
If you've chosen Basic or Essential Cover for your rental, it often means that you will have to have 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 purchase a top up policy by the hire company when you collect the car, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Most of the Georgetown Airport Australia car rental brands we work with will accept a debit card when you pick up the car; some of these do have different T&Cs associated with them. Be sure that you check the terms and conditions if you intend to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
Don't forget that quite often car hire companies that will accept debit card at the desk are not as cost effective as those that accept credit card only.
One thing to think about when deciding if you want to use a debit card when collecting your car, car rental companies sometimes block an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold is often a significant amount of money and if you decide to pay using a debit card this might be debited from your bank and not refunded until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.
We've made it ridiculously easy on our website to identify which car rental brands can accept debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire companies can accept your preferred card type on collection.
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Don't forget to collect your bags before you head to the car rental collection desk. Quite often, the car rental collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,so 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 Georgetown Airport (GTT) website.
When your flight departure is late always ensure that the car rental company knows in advance. Most car rental providers will try to stay open later than usual if they know that you will be picking up the car later than expected. To make sure the car rental company know your arrival time we recommend always providing your flight number with your car hire booking.
When at the car hire collection desk you'll need your driver's licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. In most cases, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Always check the specific requirements of your collection before begin your journey
Don't forget to collect your bags before you head to the car rental collection desk. Quite often, the car rental collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,so once you've cleared security it might be difficult to return to the luggage belt
When the car rental desk is inside the airport at Georgetown Airport (GTT), this will usually be clearly signed within the airport when your through passport control.
Occasionally the car hire collection desk location is a short shuttle bus drive away from the airport, the transfer is included free of charge by the car rental provider. Be sure to review your rental confirmation to understand where the shuttle bus will collect you from.
Always check where the car hire drop off location in Georgetown Airport (GTT) is. The drop off location can sometimes be in a different area of the airport from where you've picked the car up. Everything you need to know will be included with your rental confirmation email and also in the car rental company's terms and conditions.
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.
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.
All of our rentals in Georgetown Airport Australia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car 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.
Car rentals in Georgetown 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.
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Car rental availability can change greatly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important factor to consider that affects car hire prices. Take this into account when planning your rental in advance.
Extra drivers are available to book in advance on the website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers when you collect the car.
Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always cheaper compared to other car rental fuel policies.
Vehicle Models at each car hire location are variable. You will always be provided with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact type may vary from the one listed. If you have a preference for a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on our website to find guaranteed model rentals.
You can use the filters on the search results to find your perfect rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and low insurance excess options.
We understand how daunting and frightening picking a hire car insurance product can be. The fees that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle can be very confusing, these can include:
Many car rental websites hide the expensive insurance excess and security deposit costs in the small print. Customers are then shocked 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 obstruct your plans which is why we won't do that 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 can view the details of these on the extras page of our website when making a booking.
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we also offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a vehicle with us.
Essential cover will appear as an optional extra in the car hire insurance section. For some partner/geographical car rental combinations the cover isn't always available.
Essential Cover comes with fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and much more.
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 of the website
Before driving away take some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
It can be daunting the first time you drive in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your trip
you should keep some spare change available in the car to pay for toll roads. Many tolls accept credit cards but it's better to have some change just in case
If you'd like to take the car across the border into a different country, be careful to check the terms and conditions for any cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you don't there's a possibility that the cars insurance will not be valid if you're involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
When driving overseas many countries have extremely stringent restrictions on alcohol consumption when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your rental
if you normally drive on the opposite side be careful of roundabouts. You should navigate roundabouts using a clockwise direction, giving way to vehicles already on the roundabout to your right.
If you'd like to leave the car at a different place to the one you collected it from, any additional one way fees are included in the price detailed on our website.
If you are given a traffic violation fine when driving in Australia Georgetown Airport the vehicle rental company might take this amount from the credit card you have on record. If this is the case you will be informed by email once this has been processed
Be vigilant if you're driving beyond the main cities in Australia to look out for wildlife in the road.
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.