Premium insurance is the highest option for car hire insurance we provide.
Lots of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when renting a car because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. You can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if 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 exact price of everything before completing your booking.
Choosing Premium Cover is totally optional, you can also decide to buy Premium Cover at the car hire counter, It might be cheaper to book this in advance on our website when you make your car rental booking.
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 ability to rent a car including a Premium cover product.
We accept 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 prefer us to allow you to pay using something other than debit card and credit card? Please contact us and let us know. We are always open to new ideas about how we can enhance the service we offer to make booking your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
One thing to think about when deciding if you want to use a debit card at the collection desk, car rental companies frequently block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold is often a significant amount of money , if you opt to pay with a debit card this might be debited from your account and not returned until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.
It's ridiculously easy on the website to identify which car hire brands will accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire companies can accept your card type on collection.
It's worth remembering that often car rental companies that do accept debit card at the desk are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a number of currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
It can be practical to understand the different payment options for your car hire in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil, as some payments for extras (like extra drivers and child seats) might have to be paid for in the local currency (by credit card) when you pick up the car.
If you've included Essential or Basic Cover for your car rental, it often means that you'll have to have 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 enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Frequently, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card on collection without any additional fees. 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.
Lots of the Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil car hire companies we include will accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the car; but often these do have different T&Cs associated to them. Ensure that you check the T&Cs if you intend to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two additional levels of insurance when you book a car with us.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. For more info see the T&Cs on the extras page
Essential Cover comes with key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and much more.
Essential cover appears as an option in the car hire insurance options. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover might not be available.
Essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of additional charges that standard insurance doesn't.
You will have been provided with car hire pick up location instructions with the email confirmation. Take some time to read through how to get to the vehicle hire pick up location before you begin your trip
Before driving away ,review the vehiclehire T&Cs. There may be additional fees for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting any damage to the inside of the vehicle and informing the vehicle hire provider before driving away
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the car and inspect which side of the vehicle the filler cap is on
All the cars displayed on the web site include a full to full fuel policy. You should double check that the tank is full prior to setting off. if you find that it isn't you should report this to the car rental company before driving away
You should check alloy wheels and locks for issues as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you're in a hurry to begin your journey
Spending a little time to photograph and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any issues with the vehicle rental company when returning the vehicle
If you've purchased Premium excess cover on the web site or have your own policy, we recommend to take time to check the car for pre existing damage. We advise taking photographs with your phone of each part of the car. If damage exists on the car that isn't highlighted in your hire agreement you must report this to the vehicle rental provider
We're here to make sure that renting a car at Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport (SSA) is a Stress Free experience using our simple and quick website
You must collect your bags before heading to the car hire pick up location. Quite often, the car hire pick up desk is groundside at the airport , once you've cleared security it will be difficult to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport (SSA) website.
When your flight is late you must make sure that the car rental company knows immediately. Most car rental providers will endeavour to remain open later than usual if they're informed that you will be arriving later than expected. To make sure the car rental company know your arrival time we recommend always informing us of a flight number with the car rental booking.
At the car hire desk you must have your driving licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. Unless your rental specifies that you can use a debit card, you will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. You should verify the specific details required for your hire collection before you set off on your trip
If your rental is meet and greet, a representative from the car hire provider will meet you in the arrivals location. When you have cleared the security area, look out for the agent holding a board with the car rental company name or your family name
It's a good idea to check where the car hire drop off area in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport (SSA) is. The rental return area can sometimes be in a different area of the airport from where you picked the car up. Everything you need to know will be included with your confirmation email and also included within the car rental provider's terms and conditions.
After booking on the website you'll receive a confirmation email including the directions to the car hire collection desk location
All car hire locations on our site are always within the Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport (SSA) or a short free shuttle bus drive away.
When the car hire collection location is a bus drive away from the airport, the transfer bus is provided within the price by the car rental company. Be sure to check your rental confirmation to understand where the bus will pick you up.
You must collect your bags before heading to the car hire pick up location. Quite often, the car hire pick up desk is groundside at the airport , once you've cleared security it will be difficult to return to the luggage area
We compare deals on a vast range 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 Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport | Brazil, we’ve got you covered.
If you don't see a people carrier, minibus or car that meets your requirements, or if you have any questions regarding boot space or seating configurations, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Looking to hire a car that's extra special whilst you’re in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares rental deals for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we have a wide selection for you to compare on our website before booking your rental in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil.
Vacationing with a larger group in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil? Whether it’s a golf trip or a holiday with the extended family, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus prices from a vast array of rental companies.
When you're travelling with 2 large bags, we recommend looking at a rental in our Large Car category. Large category cars come with plenty of space for 4 or 5 passengers and several bags.
We compare a wide selection of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, perfect to navigating narrow streets but keep in mind that you’ll be restricted on luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
Transporting lots of bags? Need to transport a lot of stuff on your trip but not enough to justify a van? It could be that one of our estate cars will meet your requirements. We list estate car prices from all of the brands you can trust in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you navigate around Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil in your convertible rental car. Stress Free Car Rental finds great value deals on convertibles of all different shapes and sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
Is your trip with more than 5 passengers? We offers a variety of people carriers available in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 people. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of bags) we recommend reviewing our range of rental minibuses.
Before commencing your trip take some time to familiarise yourself with the vehicle and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual gearbox on the opposite side of the road.
If you are given a parking or speeding fine when driving in Brazil Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport the vehicle hire provider will deduct this amount from the credit card you have on record. If this happens you'll be notified via email once this has taken place
If you'd like to drop off the car at a alternative location to the location you collected it from, any extra one way charges will be already included in the price listed on our website.
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When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be cautious with traffic circles.
If you intend to take the car across a border to another country, be sure to check the terms and conditions for cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you fail to do so there's the possibility that your insurance will be invalidated if you're involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
When driving in a different country many countries have extremely strict laws relating to consuming alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we suggest not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your vehicle
it can be a good idea to keep some loose change ready in the vehicle to pay for tolls. Many tolls will accept cards but it's always safer to have loose change as a backup
Car rentals in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil 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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
All of our rentals in Salvador Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Airport Brazil include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car with a full tank of fuel 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 appreciate how daunting picking a car excess cover product can be. The fees that make up the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these include:
Stress Free Car Rental offers three levels of car hire excess cover, premium, essential and basic and we help you find the hire car that suits you and your trip. You're able to review the details of these on the extras page of the site when making a booking.
Many car hire websites hide the price of insurance excess and security deposit prices in the small print. Customers are then surprised when the amount is taken from the debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really obstruct your holiday plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
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.