You'll have received car hire location collection details with the booking confirmation email. Take some time to understand how to find the car hire pick up location before you leave
If you've not already ,check the carrental terms and conditions. There might be additional charges for border crossing etc so ensure that you understand these.
Whether you have purchased Essential excess cover on our website or you have a different insurance policy, always make time to inspect the car for damage. We also recommend taking photos on your phone of each part of the car. If damage exists on the car that isn't mentioned in your rental contract you must inform the car hire company
Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting any damage to the inside of the car and reporting it to the car rental company prior to starting your trip
Always check the wheels and door locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss when you are in a rush to begin your trip
Taking some time to photograph and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any disagreements with the car hire provider when returning the car
All of the rentals listed on our website include a full to full fuel policy. Always check that the tank is full before you set off. If it is not you must report this to the car rental company immediately
Premium insurance is the highest level of car hire cover we offer.
Selecting Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also choose to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire desk, It is usually cheaper to buy this in advance on our website at the same time as you make your car hire booking.
You're able to buy Premium Cover alongside your vehicle rental, so that you know the total cost of everything before starting your trip.
We want you to be able to make an informed decision regarding which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the option to buy a Premium cover product.
Be sure that renting a car at Shaw River Airport (SWB) is Stress Free with our quick and easy booking 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
Always check where the car rental drop off location in Shaw River Airport (SWB) is. The drop off location can be in a different part of the airport from where you've picked the car up. All relevant information will be attached to your confirmation email and also in the car rental company's T&Cs.
For meet and greet car rentals, an agent of the car rental company will usually meet with you near the arrivals hall. When you've cleared security, look out for the agent holding a card with the car rental company name or your family name
When your car hire location is inside the airport at Shaw River Airport (SWB), this will be signed inside the airport after passport control.
If your flight departure is delayed always ensure that the car hire provider knows in advance. Most will endeavour to stay open later than usual if they're informed that your flight will be arriving later than planned. To assist with late arrival it's recommended always informing us of your flight number with your car hire booking.
Occasionally the car hire pick up location is a short shuttle bus drive from the airport terminal, the transfer is included within the price by the car hire company. Be sure to review your booking information to understand where the bus will pick you up.
When at the car rental collection desk you'll need your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. For most rentals, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. You must check the specific requirements of the rental collection before you set off on your trip
Don't forget to collect your luggage before you head to the car rental collection desk. Usually, the car hire collection desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've passed passport control it will be difficult to return to the luggage belt. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Shaw River Airport (SWB) website.
Car hire locations on our website are always inside the Shaw River Airport (SWB) building or a short free shuttle bus drive away.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our personal frustration with the process of renting a car.
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our car hire price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower cost, we'll match it.
The reason we do things a bit differently is because we got annoyed with seeing people having trips ruined by a bad car rental experience and thought we could provide a more transparent service.
Pricing on our website includes extra fees that other car hire websites often don't include - this ensures that our service is as clear-cut as possible.
Our website checks millions of car hire prices at 1000s of car rental locations to obtain low cost deals and make booking them on our website as quick, easy and Stress Free as possible
We don't like to work with just any car hire firms. We're cautious to only work with car rental brands you can trust.
Stress Free Car Rental work hard to ensure that we provide you with all of the best car hire deals in Shaw River Airport Australia with no unexpected charges.
Car rentals in Shaw River 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 work diligently to make sure 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
All of our rentals in Shaw River 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.
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.
We accept American Express, Visa or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Would you like us to take payment with a method other than debit card and credit card? Please get in touch to let us know. We're always open to new ideas regarding how we can enhance our service and make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
We've made it incredibly simple on the website to identify which car rental companies will accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car rental brands do accept your preferred card type at the collection desk.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a large range of currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
Lots of the Shaw River Airport Australia car hire partners we work with accept a debit card when you collect the car; but some of these do have different conditions related to them. Be sure that you understand the contract terms if you intend to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
It's worth remembering that frequently car rental companies that will allow debit card on collection are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.
If you've opted for Basic or Essential Cover for your rental, this usually means that you'll need to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You will usually be given the option to buy a top up policy by the hire company at the collection desk, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Very often, rentals that include our Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You can review if a debit card is allowed, along with the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of our website booking process.
It can be good to understand the different payment options for your car rental in Shaw River Airport Australia, as some payments for extras (like GPS and extra drivers) might need to be paid for in local currency (by credit card or debit card) on collection.
It's important to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies often block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold can be a large amount of money , if you decide to pay using debit card this might be debited from your bank account and not refunded until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.
We don't call ourselves Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the car hire process as easy as we can.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained in each section.
Want to pay with a debit card? Need a GPS included? No problem. You'll find all of the options on the website including great prices for add ons such as child seats and Toll pay devices. We also offer options to pay with a debit card at most locations. You can use the filters on the website to quickly and easily find these options
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you're spending beforehand - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Collecting at an airport but not sure of your flight number? It's ok! - 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 provider to wait for you if the flight is late. We recommend that you review the T&Cs to understand what you need to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.
Save money on your car rental in Shaw River Airport Australia by booking your car well in advance. Take some time to shop around the various different offers.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you'll receive a booking confirmation email with all of your rental details included. The email will include directions to the car hire pick up location and opening hours. If the rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be attached to the email
Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car hire and get a full refund up until 48 hours before collecting your car.
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!
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.