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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
All of our rentals in Bouvet Island 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.
Car rentals in Bouvet Island 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 ensure 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 Bouvet Island
Before you start your journey spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
If you are given a fixed penalty fine when driving in Bouvet Island the car rental provider might deduct this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you will be informed by email once this has taken place
When driving overseas lots of countries have very stringent laws concerning alcohol consumption when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your vehicle
If you'd like to leave the vehicle in a different location to the place you picked it up from, any additional one way fees are included in the price listed on the website.
if you're planning to drive across the border to a different country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for any cross border fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you don't there's the possibility that your insurance will be invalidated if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
It can be intimidating at first to hire a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Have a great trip
We are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make renting a car a Stress Free experience
Car rental availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. Christmas is an important factor to recognise that influences car hire prices. Take this into account when planning your rental in advance.
Extra drivers are available to reserve on our website on the extras page. In many cases you will pay for additional drivers on pickup.
Vehicle Models at each car rental location can vary. You will always be provided 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 have a preference for a particular model, 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 options.
Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared with other car rental fuel policies.
You can use the filters on the search results to find your ideal car rental, including options with an automatic gearbox, diesel fuel and reduced security deposit options.
You can use a Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring a car on our website.
Would you like us to allow you to pay using something other than debit card and credit card? Do get in touch and let us know. We're always open to new ideas re how we can enhance the service we offer to make booking your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
We've made it ridiculously easy on the website to filter which car rental companies will accept debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire partners can accept your card type at the counter.
Be careful when deciding if you'd like to use a debit card at the collection desk, car rental companies often block an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the excess is often a considerable amount of money , if you decide to pay using debit card this will be debited from your bank and not returned until weeks following your rental has ended.
Usually, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option allow you to use a debit card on collection with no additional fees. You're able to review if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the car rental security deposit and insurance options on the second step of our website booking process.
It's worth remembering that quite often car rental brands that will accept debit card on collection are not as cheap as car hire companies that accept credit card only.
If you choose Essential or Basic Cover with your rental, this usually means that you'll be required to present 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 at the collection desk, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It can be useful to understand the alternative payment and currency options for your car rental in Bouvet Island, as some payments for add ons (such as booster seats and Sat Nav) might have to be paid for in the local currency (by credit card or debit card) on vehicle collection.
There's a huge amount of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our personal frustration with the process of hiring a car.
Brands we list on the website include the main car hire companies like Enterprise and Europcar 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.
Stress Free Car Rental do not work with just any car hire providers. We're cautious to only work with brands you can trust.
Pricing includes extra fees that other price comparison websites often don't display - this makes sure that our service is as transparent as possible.
Our website collects millions of car hire prices at 1000s of car hire locations to hunt down the best offers and ensure that booking them on our website as quick, easy and Stress Free as possible
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our price match guarantee means if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower price, we'll match it.
We aim to be the best car hire website around so that you know when you rent with us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, costly, experience which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
All of the deals on our website include all charges including anything that you're required to pay when you pick up the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, child seats and senior driver fees.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be more straightforward, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check the status of your booking including prices and payments.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need:
To begin your stress free booking process, head to our homepage and input the required details then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some great value deals based on your information.
We'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before you collect the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.