We work hard to make sure that car hire on your trip is stress free!
Hire your car now with no credit card fees or hidden payments.
The team at Stress Free spend hours examining terms and conditions so that you don't need to. All of the key points of the rental agreement are clearly displayed on every page of our website
Compare the cheapest car hire prices in Surfers Paradise Airport Australia from brands you can trust, including National, Thrifty and Europcar.
We offer a huge amount of small family cars to twelve-seater MPVs along with convertibles and hatchbacks.
Our range of cars have cover for third party claims, damage and theft.
To be included on the site, all vehicles must come with a fair full to full fuel policy and complete transparency about pay on collection costs.
We only work alongside the most trusted and highly rated car hire companies, including Hertz, Enterprise and Alamo.
Stress Free Car Rental are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make hiring a car Stress Free for our customers
You can use the filters on the search results to find your perfect car rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low insurance excess options.
Car hire availability can change significantly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important thing to consider that affects car hire prices. Take this into account when planning your rental in advance.
Additional drivers are available to pre book on our website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for extra 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 the alternatives.
All of our rentals in Surfers Paradise 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.
An example average price for 5 days in Surfers Paradise Airport for November is GBP272.88 for a lead driver aged 35
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Surfers Paradise Airport Australia. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
Car rentals in Surfers Paradise 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 get how daunting picking a hire car insurance product can be. The fees that are included in the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these include:
A lot of car hire websites mask the costly 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 work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our own frustration with the process of hiring a car.
We won't work with just any car rental companies. We're careful to only work with brands you can trust.
The reason we do things a bit differently is because we got frustrated with seeing customers getting shortchanged and thought we could provide a better service.
Stress Free Car Rental work hard to ensure that we provide customers with all of the best car rental deals in Surfers Paradise Airport Australia with no hidden fees.
Brands we work with include the larger vehicle hire providers like Enterprise and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we do not include these on our website.
You can use a Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Lots of the Surfers Paradise Airport Australia car rental brands we include on the website accept a debit card when you pick up the car; but some of these do have special T&Cs associated with them. Be careful to understand the terms if you'd like to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
Usually, car rentals that come with the Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no extra fees. You can review if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the different car rental excess and insurance options on the second step of the website booking process.
It can be useful to know the different payment options for your car rental in Surfers Paradise Airport Australia, as some payments for extras (such as Sat Nav and child seats) might have to be paid in the local currency (by credit card) on vehicle collection.
When you include Essential or Basic Cover for your car rental, it usually means that you will be required to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You'll usually be given the opportunity to purchase a top up policy by the rental partner on collection, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a huge number of different currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
Be careful when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card on collection, car hire companies sometimes block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, this can be a considerable amount of money and if you opt to pay with debit card this might be debited from your bank account and not refunded until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.
It's worth remembering that quite often car hire companies that do allow debit card on collection are more expensive than car hire companies that accept credit card only.
We're on a mission to make sure that hiring a car at Surfers Paradise Airport (SFP) is as Stress Free as possible using our quick and easy booking process
We only include car rental options on website that are inside the Surfers Paradise Airport (SFP) terminal or a short free shuttle bus drive away.
If your pick up location is within the terminal at Surfers Paradise Airport (SFP), this will usually be clearly signed within the airport after passport control.
When you're at the car rental collection office you must have 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. We recommend that you verify the specific details required for the collection before you set off on your trip
Don't forget to collect your luggage before you go to the car hire 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 area
For meet and greet car rentals, a representative of the car hire company will meet with you in the arrivals hall. Once you've passed the security area, look out for the agent holding a card with the car hire company name or your family name
Your email confirmation will include the directions to the car rental collection desk location
Always check where the car rental drop off area in Surfers Paradise Airport (SFP) is. The vehicle return 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 included within the car rental provider's T&Cs.
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.