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Driving tips for your car hire in Australia Heathlands Airport

Before commencing your trip spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.

it can be a good idea to have some change ready in the vehicle to pay for tolls. most tolls accept credit cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case

If you are given a fixed penalty fine when driving in Australia Heathlands Airport the car rental provider will deduct this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you will be notified by email once this has been processed

Driving in Australia Heathlands Airport is on the left hand side of the road

if you're planning to drive across the border to another country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for any cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there's a possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you are involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen

Sometimes it's intimidating at first to hire a car in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Have a great trip

If you'd like to drop off the vehicle in a different location to the location you picked it up from, any additional one way fees will be included in the price detailed on the website.

When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be extra careful with traffic circles. Be sure to navigate roundabouts in a clockwise direction, giving way to cars currently on the road circle to your right.

List of Heathlands Airport nearby car rental locations

Would you like to hire an SUV, a people carrier, minivan or convertible at Heathlands Airport Australia?

At Stress Free Car rental, we compare deals on a wide range of vehicle 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 Heathlands Airport | Australia, we’ve got you covered.

Looking to drive something a bit special whilst you are in Heathlands Airport Australia? The Prestige Car Hire category compares rental deals for prestige car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.

We offer a vast selection of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, perfect to drive around narrow streets ,remember though, but don't forget you will be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .

Have a lot of luggage? Need to take a lot of stuff with you but not enough to require a van? It could be that one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We include estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Heathlands Airport Australia.

If you’re struggling to find a car, people carrier or minibus that you'd like to rent, or if you have any queries regarding trunk space or car seat set up, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.

From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we have a huge selection for you to compare on the site before booking your rental in Heathlands Airport Australia.

Planning a trip with a larger group in Heathlands Airport Australia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus deals from a wide range of rental brands.

Travelling with more than 5 people? Stress Free Car Rental compares a variety of people carriers available in Heathlands Airport Australia that easily accommodate 7 or 8 people. If you're travelling with more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we suggest taking a look at our selection of rental minibuses.

Feel the wind in your hair as you drive around Heathlands Airport Australia in your convertible car rental. Stress Free Car Rental finds low cost deals on convertibles of all sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.

If your luggage includes 2 large suitcases, we recommend taking a look at a rental in the Large Car category. Large cars come with lots of of room for up to 5 passengers along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.

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Car rental deals at Heathlands Airport (HAT)

We're on a mission to make sure that hiring a car at Heathlands Airport (HAT) is as Stress Free as possible using our simple and quick booking website

When your departure is delayed you must make sure that the car hire company knows in advance. Many of them will try to remain open longer than usual if you inform them that you will be collecting the car later than planned. To help with late collections we suggest always informing us of a flight number with your car rental booking.

It's a good idea to figure out where the car rental drop off location in Heathlands Airport (HAT) is. The rental return area can be in a different area of the airport from where you've picked the car up. This information will be included with your rental confirmation email and also included within the car hire provider's T&Cs.

All car rental locations on our site are always within the Heathlands Airport (HAT) or a short distance away.

When you arrive at the car rental desk you must have your driving licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. In most cases, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Always verify the exact details required for the hire collection before you leave

You must pick up your luggage before heading to the car hire pick up location. Often, the car rental collection desk is groundside at the airport ,so once you've cleared security it might not be possible to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Heathlands Airport (HAT) website.

If your rental is meet and greet, a rep of the car rental provider will meet you at the arrivals hall. Once you've passed the security area, find the representative holding a board with the car hire provider name or your surname

When the car rental pick up location is a bus drive from the airport, the transfer is provided free of charge by the car rental provider. Ensure that you check your confirmation email to understand where the minibus will collect you from.

When your car hire location is inside the terminal building at Heathlands Airport (HAT), it will be clearly signed within the airport just after passport control.

You must pick up your luggage before heading to the car hire pick up location. Often, the car rental collection desk is groundside at the airport ,so once you've cleared security it might not be possible to return to the luggage area

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How to Rent a Car in Heathlands Airport with a Low Security Deposit

How to Hire a Car in Heathlands Airport with a Reduced Deposit

At the collection desk, you will often be required to leave a deposit on a credit card or debit card. Deposits vary significantly dependent on the make and model of the vehicle and the insurance excess amount. Car rental Security deposits in Heathlands Airport can vary between £0 and £2,000.

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

How to Hire a Car in Heathlands Airport without an Insurance Excess Held on Your Card

Your car will be covered for accidents and theft as part of the hire price you will see displayed on our website. This type of insurance is known as Collision Damage Waiver (CDW).

All of our rentals in Heathlands Airport come with collision damage waiver in the price , there's also often an insurance excess, which is held on your credit card when you collect the car. The insurance excess is the amount you would be required to pay if the vehicle is severely damaged, written off or stolen. The the excess amount on rental cars can be expensive. It's normally between £900 to £2,200. If the car is returned damaged, or it's stolen or written off, you'll have to pay up to the total amount of the excess.

When you pick up the rental car, the excess is held on your credit card as a 'pre-auth' transaction. This means that the amount is not taken from your credit card as a regular payment, it's held as a pending transaction until you drop off the car. You won't usually pay currency fees on credit cards for pre authorised transactions. As long as the car is dropped off in the same condition as when you collected it, the excess amount is fully refunded to your credit card with nothing further to pay.

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

To view rental options in Heathlands Airport with a £0 or reduced excess take a look at our Premium Cover rental options.

Hiring a Car in Heathlands Airport with no Excess

Renting a Car in Heathlands Airport with Cross Border Fees Included

Hiring a Car in Heathlands Airport including Cross Border Fees

If you plan to collect your car hire in Heathlands Airport and take it across the border , you should always check the terms and conditions. Many car rental providers require that you inform them when you collect the car; and will charge additional fees to top up your insurance. If you do not let them know, you might find that the rental car will not be insured when you cross over into a different country.

You'll find the details of cross border policies by clicking Rental terms and viewing the Cross Border Rules section.

If you're struggling to find the cross border information for your car hire get in touch with our car rental advisors and they'll be happy to help.

Renting a Car in Heathlands Airport with Child Seats or booster seats

You're allowed to take along your own child seats for your car rental, provided that they meet the legal safety requirements for use in Heathlands Airport.

You will also have the opportunity to add them to your car rental when you make a booking on the website. Child seats and booster seats are paid in local currency when collecting the car. Although it's highly unusual for them to be unavailable, their availability is not guaranteed by most car rental companies in Heathlands Airport

How to Rent a Car in Heathlands Airport with Child Seats

Hiring a Car in Heathlands Airport with One Way Fees included

Renting a Car in Heathlands Airport with One Way Fees included

Many of the car brands we include in Heathlands Airport allow you to pick up your car in Heathlands Airport and return the vehicle at a different location. If you have selected a different drop off location for the rental, the prices you'll see on our website include any additional charges for this. You can also find a breakdown of the additional charges on the payment page.

How to hire a in Heathlands Airport including a Free Additional Driver

Look out for offers on our website which include a free additional driver bundled with the price. Use the filters on the search results page to find bundled extra driver deals. You can also add an extra driver on the extras page before you complete your booking.

Car Hire in Heathlands Airport with a Free Additional Driver

Large Car Hire Options in Heathlands Airport

People Carriers

People Carriers
Hiring a people carrier in Heathlands Airport is a great choice if you're travelling with too many passengers to fit into a standard car along with luggage. We include a broad selection of people carrier hire providers so you can be sure to find a great price for your rental.

Minibuses

Minibuses
We make it incredibly easy to find all of the cheapest deals for minibus hire in Heathlands Airport wherever available, including a wide range of seat options from 6 - 15 seater minibuses.

11 Seaters

11 Seaters
Ideal for journeys with 11 people and their luggage. We compare all of the cheapest deals for 11 seater rental in Heathlands Airport

10 Seaters

10 Seaters
If you're vacationing with 10 passengers, we compare all of the best offers for 10 seater hire in Heathlands Airport. Including options with free additional drivers and no excess.

Hassle free Essential insurance options

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 comes with key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and more.

Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. For more details see the terms and conditions on the extras page

Essential cover appears as a choice in the car hire insurance section. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover might not be available.

Essential cover, offered at the same time as 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.

Frequently asked questions about Heathlands Airport Australia car hire

Is the car hire fully insured?

Car rentals in Heathlands 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.

What do I need when I collect the car in Heathlands 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.

What's the most economical fuel policy for car rental in Heathlands Airport Australia?

All of our rentals in Heathlands 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.

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

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

Can I cancel my rental in Heathlands 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.

What are we all about?

We work hard to ensure that car rental on holiday is stress free!

To be listed on our website, all cars have to come with a full to full fuel policy and absolute transparency about security deposit and insurance costs.

Review the best car rental prices in Heathlands Airport Australia from brands you can trust, including Enterprise, Thrifty and Keddy.

We offer a variety of family cars to twelve-seater MPVs along with convertibles and hatchbacks.

Confused by security deposits? Stressfreecarrental.com is here to guide you every step of the way. We endeavour to deliver absolute clearness when it comes to insurance excess and all of the other charges involved.

If your plans alter you can edit or cancel your rental agreement for free up to 48 hours before you collect.

We work with the most trusted and highly rated car rental companies, including Enterprise, Hertz and Alamo.

Rent your vehicle today with no credit card fees or hidden payments.

We spend hours trawling through detailed T&Cs so that you don't need to. All key points of the rental agreement are clearly displayed every step of the way

Our range of cars have cover for theft, damage and third party claims.

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Picking up your Heathlands Airport Australia Car rental without a credit card.

You can use a Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.

One important thing to consider when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card on collection, car hire companies frequently hold an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold can be a considerable amount of money , if you choose to pay with a debit card this will be debited from your bank account and not returned until a couple of weeks following you've returned the car.

It's useful to know the alternative currency and payment options for your car hire in Heathlands Airport Australia, as often payments for add ons (like booster seats and Sat Nav) might need to be paid for in the local currency (either in cash or by credit card) at the collection counter.

If you've chosen Essential or Basic Cover with your car rental, it usually means that you will need to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You'll usually be given the option to buy a top up policy by the rental company when you collect the car, this then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.

Would you like us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Do contact us to let us know. We are open to ideas regarding how to improve our service and make booking your car rental a Stress Free experience.

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

It's worth bearing in mind that quite often car hire brands that do allow debit card at the desk are not as cheap as those that accept credit card only.

Many of the Heathlands Airport Australia car rental brands we compare prices for accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the rental; sometimes these do have special conditions related to them. Always be sure to understand the contract terms if you intend to pick up the car using a debit card.

Quite often, car rentals that come with the Premium Cover option enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car without any extra charges. You're able to view if a debit card is accepted, along with the different car hire security deposit and insurance options on the extras page of the booking process.

We accept a huge number of different currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).

Car rental insurance, excess and security deposits

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

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

Stress Free Car Rental offers three options for car hire excess cover, basic, essential and premium 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 the site when booking your rental.

Many hire car websites mask the price of insurance excess and security deposit prices in the terms and conditions. Customers are then shocked when the cash is taken from the 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 work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.

Top tips when driving away your vehicle rental

You'll have been provided with car rental location collection instructions with your confirmation email. Spend some time to read through how to find the vehicle rental collection location before you leave

Spending a little time to take photos and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any issues with the vehicle hire company when you return the car

If you have not already ,check the carhire T&Cs. There could be extra charges for crossing borders etc so make sure 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 prior to driving away

You should inspect the wheels and door locks for issues as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you are in a hurry to start your trip

If you've bought Essential excess cover on our web site or have a different policy, always take some time to check the vehicle for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photos with your phone of each section of the vehicle. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not mentioned in your rental contract you must report this to the car rental provider

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Why choose StressFreeCarRental.com 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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