We're on a mission to make sure that renting a car at Singleton Airport (SIX) is as Stress Free as possible with our hassle free and easy to use booking process
At the car hire desk you'll need your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. In most cases, you will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. You should check the exact details required for your collection before you set off on your trip
Be sure to figure out where the car hire drop off location in Singleton Airport (SIX) is. The rental return location can be in a different area of the airport from where you have picked the car up. All relevant information will be attached to your rental confirmation email and also in the car hire provider's terms and conditions.
Always remember to pick up your bags before heading to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car rental pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've passed passport control it might not be possible to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Singleton Airport (SIX) website.
If your flight departure is late you must ensure that the car hire company knows right away. Most will try to stay open longer than usual if they're informed that your flight will be collecting the car late. To help with late collections it's recommended always informing us of a flight number with your car rental booking.
All car hire locations on our site are always inside the Singleton Airport (SIX) terminal or close by to the airport.
Sometimes the car rental collection desk location is a minibus drive from the airport, the shuttle bus is included within the price by the car hire provider. Ensure that you check your booking information to understand where the minibus will pick you up.
Once you've booked you'll receive an email with the details of how to find the car hire pick up location
If the pickup location is inside the terminal building at Singleton Airport (SIX), this will be clearly signed within the airport when your through passport control.
For meet and greet car rentals, an agent from the car rental provider will usually meet with you at the arrivals area. When you've passed security, find the agent holding a card with the car hire provider name or your family name
We appreciate how frightening choosing a hire car excess cover product can be. The additional charges that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle are often very confusing, these include:
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.
Car rentals in Singleton 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.
All of our rentals in Singleton 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.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Singleton Airport Australia. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
You'll have been provided with car rental pick up location details with the confirmation email. Spend some time to read through how to get to the car rental collection location before you set off
Taking a little time to take photos and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any issues with the car hire company when you return the vehicle
Before driving away ,review the carhire terms and conditions. There could be extra fees for border crossing etc so ensure that you understand these.
Beside the exterior, we also recommend documenting all damage to the inside of the vehicle and reporting it to the vehicle rental company prior to driving away
All of the rentals displayed on our web site include a full to full fuel policy. Always ensure that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it is not you must inform the rental company before driving away
Whether you've bought Premium excess cover on our web site or you have a different policy, you should still make time to inspect the vehicle for damage. Also spend some time taking photographs on your phone of each section of the car. If there is damage on the vehicle that is not mentioned in your hire contract you must report this to the car rental company
Remember to inspect alloy wheels and door locks for issues as well. These are easy to miss when you are in a hurry to start your journey
Ensure you double check the fuel type for the vehicle and inspect which side of the car the filler cap is on
Prior to setting off spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual gearbox on the other side of the road.
If you intend to take the car across the border to a different country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for additional fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you fail to do so there is a possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in Australia Singleton Airport the vehicle rental provider might take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you'll be informed via email when this has been processed
It might seem intimidating the first time you hire a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip
It's worth have some spare change ready in the car to pay for toll roads. most tolls accept cards but it's better to have cash just in case
You should always drive in Australia Singleton Airport is on the left hand side of the road
If you're planning to drop off the vehicle at a different location to the one you picked it up from, any additional one way charges are already included in the pricing detailed on the website.
Be extra careful when driving beyond the main cities in Australia to look out for animals in the road.
If you're used to driving on the opposite side of the road be cautious with roundabouts. Be sure to navigate road circles with an clockwise direction, giving priority to vehicles currently on the traffic circle to the right.
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.