Car rentals in Southport 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.
The following car hire suppliers are available in Southport Airport Australia: Hertz, Europcar, Keddy by Europcar, Enterprise, Dollar, Thrifty, East Coast Car Rental, Alamo, National.
We work hard 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
An example average cost for 5 days in Southport Airport for November is GBP272.43 for a lead driver aged 35
The cheapest price for a week in Southport Airport Australia for November is GBP83.31 with car rental company East Coast Car Rental. We compare prices from all of the leading car rental companies. Order your search results by price to find the best deal
Before driving away take some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is especially important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
If you'd like to take the car across the border into another country, be careful to check the T&Cs for cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you don't there's a possibility that you will not be insured if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
It might seem intimidating the first time you drive in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your holiday
When driving abroad lots of countries have extremely stringent laws regarding consuming alcohol when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your vehicle
Be extra careful when driving beyond the main cities in Australia to look out for animals in the road.
It's worth have some spare change available in the vehicle to pay for toll roads. Many toll roads will accept credit cards but it's better to have some change just in case
If you are given a traffic violation fine when driving in Australia Southport Airport the vehicle rental company will take this amount from the credit card you have on file. If this happens you will be informed by email once this has been processed
Driving in Australia Southport Airport is on the left hand side of the road
If you're used to driving on the opposite side of the road be cautious of roundabouts. Always navigate traffic circles using a clockwise direction, giving way to vehicles currently on the traffic circle to the right.
If you'd like to drop off the vehicle at a different place to the one you collected it from, all extra one way fees are included in the price detailed on the website.
Ensure hiring a car at Southport Airport (SHQ) is as Stress Free as possible with our simple, no hassle booking website
When at the car hire collection desk you must have your driver's licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. 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 rental collection before you set off on your trip
Always remember to pick up your bags before you head to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car hire collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,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 Southport Airport (SHQ) website.
Always remember to pick up your bags before you head to the car hire collection desk. Usually, the car hire collection desk is groundside in the terminal ,so once you've cleared security it might not be possible to return to the luggage area
Once you've booked you'll receive an email with the details of how to find the car rental pick up location
When your flight departure is late always ensure that the car rental provider knows immediately. Most car rental providers will try to stay open longer than usual if they're informed that your flight will be arriving later than planned. To assist with late arrival we suggest always informing us of a flight number with your car rental booking.
Be sure to figure out where the car hire drop off location in Southport Airport (SHQ) is. The rental return location can sometimes be in a different part of the airport from where you picked the car up. Everything you need to know will be included with your rental confirmation email and also in the car hire provider's terms and conditions.
All car hire locations on our site are always inside the Southport Airport (SHQ) building or close by to the airport.
If the pickup location is inside the terminal building at Southport Airport (SHQ), this will usually be signed inside the airport when your through passport control.
Sometimes the car rental collection desk location is a short shuttle bus drive away from the airport terminal, the transfer bus is included free of charge by the car rental provider. Ensure that you check your booking information to understand where the bus will pick you up.
We appreciate how daunting and frightening picking a rental car insurance product can be. The fees that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle are often very confusing, these include:
Stressfreecarrental.com are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make hiring a car Stress Free for our customers
Stress Free Car Rental only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always cheaper compared to the alternatives.
Extra drivers are available to book in advance on the website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers when you collect the car.
You can use the filters on our search page to find your ideal rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low insurance excess options.
Vehicle Makes at each car rental 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 displayed. If you require a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.
Car rental prices can vary greatly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important thing to consider that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when planning your rental in advance.
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.