Before driving away take some time to get used to the car and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the other side of the road.
It can be intimidating the first time you drive in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your trip
Be vigilant when driving beyond the main cities in Australia to look out for wildlife in the road.
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in Australia Port Augusta Airport the vehicle rental company might take this amount from the credit card you have on file. If this is the case you'll be notified by email when this has been processed
If you'd like to take the car across the border into a different country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for additional fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there is a possibility that you will not be insured if you're involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
If you're planning to leave the vehicle at a different place to the one you collected it from, all additional one way charges will be included in the pricing detailed on our website.
if you normally drive on the opposite side be cautious of roundabouts. Be sure to navigate road circles in a clockwise direction, giving priority to vehicles already on the traffic circle to your right.
You should always drive in Australia Port Augusta Airport is on the left side of the road
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
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 hire suppliers are available in Port Augusta Airport Australia: Hertz, Thrifty.
We work diligently to ensure 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
Make sure hiring a car at Port Augusta Airport (PUG) is Stress Free using our hassle free and easy to use booking process
Don't forget to pick up your bags before you head to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car rental pick up desk is groundside at the airport ,so once you've passed passport control it might be difficult to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Port Augusta Airport (PUG) website.
After booking on the website you'll receive a confirmation email including the details of how to find the car rental pick up location
For meet and greet car rentals, an agent from the car rental company will usually meet with you at the arrivals area. After you've passed the security area, look out for the agent holding a board with the car hire provider name or your family name
Always figure out where the car hire drop off location in Port Augusta Airport (PUG) is. The drop off location can sometimes be in a different part of the airport from where you have picked the car up. This information will be attached to your rental confirmation email and also included within the car rental provider's terms and conditions.
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 will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. You should verify the specific details required for your collection before you set off on your trip
Occasionally the car rental collection desk location is a short shuttle bus drive away from the airport terminal, the shuttle bus is provided free of charge by the car hire provider. Be sure to check your confirmation email to understand where the minibus will pick you up.
When your car hire location is inside the airport at Port Augusta Airport (PUG), this will usually be signed within the airport just after passport control.
We only include car hire options on website that are inside the Port Augusta Airport (PUG) terminal or a short distance away.
If your flight departure is late always ensure that the car rental provider knows right away. Most car rental companies will try to remain open later than usual if they're informed that you will be collecting the car late. To make sure the car rental company know your arrival time we suggest always providing your flight number with your car hire booking.
You will have received car rental pick up location instructions with your booking confirmation email. Take some time to read through how to get to the vehicle rental collection location before you set off
Taking some time to take photos and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any disagreements with the car rental provider when you return the vehicle
Always inspect alloy wheels and door locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss when you're in a rush to start your journey
If you've not already ,review the carrental terms and conditions. There could be extra fees for crossing borders etc so make sure you understand these.
Whether you have bought Premium excess cover on our website or you have a different policy, you should still take some time to inspect the vehicle for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photographs with your phone of each section of the car. If there is damage on the car that isn't highlighted in your hire agreement you should inform the car hire company
All of the rentals displayed on our website include a full to full fuel policy. Always ensure that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you must inform the car rental company before driving away
Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting all damage to the inside of the vehicle and reporting it to the car rental company before starting your trip
Premium cover is the highest option for car hire cover we offer.
Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also choose to purchase Premium Cover at the collection desk, Sometimes it's less expensive to book this in advance on our website when you make your car rental booking.
We want you to be able to understand all of the options relating to which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
You're able to buy Premium Cover along with your vehicle rental, so that you know the full cost of everything before you pay.
At Stress Free Car rental, we compare prices on a large selection 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 Port Augusta Airport | Australia, we’ve got you covered.
If you’re struggling to find a car, people carrier or minibus that you want to hire, or if you have any questions regarding trunk space or car seat configurations, please don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.
Have a lot of luggage? Want to take a lot of stuff on your trip but not enough to justify a van? Perhaps one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We compare estate car prices from all of the brands you can trust in Port Augusta Airport Australia.
Looking to drive something a bit special when you are in Port Augusta Airport Australia? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares car rental deals for premier car brands such as Range Rover, Mercedes, Audi and BMW.
Travelling with more than 5 people? Our website offers a variety of people carriers available in Port Augusta Airport Australia that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 people. If you're travelling with more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of luggage) we recommend having a look at our range of minibuses for hire.
Planning a trip with a lot of passengers in Port Augusta Airport Australia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus prices from a vast array of minibus and van rental companies.
If your luggage includes 2 large suitcases, we suggest taking a look at a rental in our Large Car category. Large category cars come with lots of of room for 4 or 5 people and several bags.
We offer a huge selection of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, perfect to navigating narrow streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll have limited luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we have a huge selection for you to compare before booking your rental in Port Augusta Airport Australia.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Port Augusta Airport Australia in your convertible hire car. Stress Free Car Rental finds low cost deals on convertibles of all sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the car hire procedure as easy as possible.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed on each page.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you will receive a rental confirmation email with all of your rental details included. The email will include directions to the car rental pick up location and opening hours. If your rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be included with the email
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, stress free!
Collecting at an airport but not sure what your flight number is? No Problem - you can book your rental now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Adding your flight number will help the car rental company to wait for you if the flight is delayed. Always check the T&Cs to understand what to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.
Save money on your car rental in Port Augusta Airport Australia by booking your car in advance. Take time to shop around the various different offers.
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you'll always know how much you are spending beforehand - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
Want to pay by debit card? Require a GPS included? No problem. You'll find all of the options on our website including great prices for extras such as additional drivers and Toll pay devices. We offer options to pay with a debit card at most locations. Use the filters on our search results page to easily and quickly find them
Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car rental and receive a full refund up until 48 hours before collecting your car.
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.