We accept Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when booking your rental on our website.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a huge number of different currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
It's really easy on our website to view which car rental partners do accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire partners will accept your card type on collection.
Usually, car rentals that come with the Premium Cover option allow you to use a debit card on collection without any extra charges. You can compare if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the different car rental security deposit and insurance options on the second step of the booking process.
It's worth remembering that quite often car hire partners that will accept debit card at the desk are not as cost effective as those that accept credit card only.
Be careful when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card when collecting your car, car rental companies frequently hold an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold is often a considerable amount of money , if you opt to pay with a debit card this can be debited from your bank and not returned until a couple of weeks after you've returned the car.
Lots of the Altona North Australia car rental brands we work with will accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the rental; but often these do have different T&Cs associated to them. Always be sure to check the terms if you plan to pick up the car using a debit card.
Would you prefer us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Feel free to get in touch and let us know. We are open to ideas about how we can enhance the service we offer to make booking your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
It can be useful to know the payment and currency options for your car hire in Altona North Australia, as often payments for extras (like booster seats and Sat Nav) might have to be paid for in the local currency (either in cash or by credit card) on collection.
When you opt to include Essential or Basic Cover with your rental, it usually means that you will need a credit card in the name of the lead driver on collection of the car. You will more often than not be given the opportunity to buy a top up policy by the rental partner when you collect the car, which then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Stressfreecarrental.com are based in Manchester UK and we are on a mission to make renting a car a Stress Free experience
We only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always cheaper compared with other car rental fuel policies.
Vehicle types at each car hire location are variable. The car rental company will always provide you with a car that’s the same size in terms of body style, passengers and luggage capacity but the exact make may vary from the one booked. If you would prefer a particular make, at most car rental locations we offer options to reserve guaranteed models from selected suppliers . Use the filters on our website to find guaranteed model deals.
Car hire availability can change greatly at different times of the year. Christmas is an important factor to recognise that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
You can use the filters on our website to find your perfect rental, including rentals with an automatic gearbox, diesel fuel and reduced insurance excess options.
Before you start your journey take some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
it can be a good idea to keep some spare change ready in the car to pay for tolls. Many toll roads will accept cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case
Be careful if you're driving beyond the main towns in Australia to look out for animals in the road.
Sometimes it's daunting the first time you hire a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Enjoy your holiday
When driving in a different country many countries have extremely strict laws concerning drinking alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we advise you not to drink any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your rental
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in Australia Altona North the vehicle hire provider might deduct this amount from the credit card you have on file. If this happens you'll be notified by email once this has been processed
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be cautious with road circles. Be sure to navigate road circles in a clockwise direction, giving way to cars currently on the roundabout to your right.
If you're planning to leave the car at a alternative location to the place you collected it from, all extra one way charges will be included in the price detailed on the site.
You should always drive in Australia Altona North is on the left side of the road
If you intend to take the car across a border to a different country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for additional fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there's a possibility that the cars insurance will not be valid if you're involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two additional levels of insurance when you hire a car with us.
Our essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the car and other things. For more info see the T&Cs on the extras page
Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and much more.
Our essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a selection of additional costs that standard insurance doesn't.
Essential cover appears as an option in the car hire insurance options. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover isn't always offered.
We work diligently to make sure that our prices on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Australia
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.
An example average price for 5 days in Altona North for November is GBP276.20 for a lead driver aged 35
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
We compare deals on a large selection of car makes and models. 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 Altona North | Australia, we’ve got you covered.
When you're travelling with 2 large suitcases, we recommend taking a look at a rental in the Large Car category. These cars come with lots of of room for 4 or 5 passengers and several bags.
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 on the site before booking your rental in Altona North Australia.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Altona North Australia in your convertible car rental. Stress Free Car Rental finds cheap deals on convertibles of all sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
Going on holiday with a larger group in Altona North Australia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus deals from a huge range of rental companies.
Looking to hire a car that's a bit special whilst you are in Altona North Australia? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares rental deals for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
Is your trip with more than 5 people? Stress Free Car Rental includes a large variety of people carriers available in Altona North 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 bags) we recommend reviewing our range of rental minibuses.
If you don't see a car, people carrier or minibus that you'd like to rent, or if you have any enquiries about trunk space or car seat config, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Stress Free Car Rental compares a vast selection of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, ideal for navigating narrow streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll be restricted on luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
Transporting a lot of luggage? Need to take a lot of stuff with you but not quite enough to justify a van? It could be that one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We list estate car prices from all of the brands you can trust in Altona North Australia.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our aim is to make the car rental procedure as easy as we can.
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you are paying in advance - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
You'd like to pay with a debit card? Require an extra driver? Not a problem. You'll find all the options on our website including great prices for extras such as additional drivers and GPS. We provide options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. You can use the filters on our search results page to easily and quickly find them
Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car hire and receive a refund until 48 hours before collection.
Save money on your car rental in Altona North Australia by booking your car well in advance. Take time to review the various different deals.
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!
Collecting at an airport but not sure of your flight number? No Problem - you can complete your booking now and add the flight number to your rental later on. Adding your flight number will help the car hire company to wait for you if the flight is late. We recommend that you check the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained on each page.
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you'll receive a rental confirmation email with all of your rental information included. This email includes directions to the car rental pick up location and opening hours. If the rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be included with the email
Premium insurance is the highest option for car hire insurance we provide.
Lots of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when renting a vehicle because it usually brings the excess down to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. You can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover along with your car rental, so that you understand the full cost of everything before you pay.
So that you're able to make an informed decision relating to which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to give you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also decide to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire desk, it's often less expensive to book this up front on our website at the same time as you make your car rental booking.