Along with being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a vehicle with us.
Essential cover appears as an optional extra in the car hire insurance options. For some partner/geographical car rental combinations the cover isn't always available.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. To view the detailed information see the T&Cs on the extras page of the website
Essential Cover comes with key cover, flushing the engine after misfuelling, damage caused to the vehicle, theft, weather and fire and more.
Essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your car hire booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of extra costs that standard insurance does not.
We compare prices on a large selection of car categories. 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 | Greece, we’ve got you covered.
Trying to find a car rental that's a bit special when you are in Greece? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares rental prices for premier car brands such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Greece in your convertible hire car. We find cheap deals on convertibles of all sizes from Mustangs to Fiat 500s.
Driving with a lot of luggage? Want to take quite a lot of stuff on your trip but not quite enough to require a van? Perhaps one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We compare estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Greece.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we include a huge selection for you to compare before you book your rental in Greece.
Stress Free Car Rental compares a huge range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, ideal for drive around narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll have limited luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
If you're travelling with 2 large suitcases, we suggest taking a look at something in our Large Car category. Large cars have lots of of room for 4 or 5 people along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.
If you can't find a car, people carrier or minibus that you want to hire, or if you have any questions about trunk space or car seat config, please don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Premium cover is the highest option for car hire insurance we offer.
Choosing Premium Cover is optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire desk, It might be less expensive to buy this in advance on our website at the same time as you make your car hire booking.
Lots of our customers choose the Premium Cover option when hiring 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 collect the car using debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover bundled with your car rental, so that you know the full cost of everything before completing your booking.
So that you're able to understand all of the options relating to which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express debit card or credit card provided by your bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
Be careful when deciding if you want to use a debit card when collecting your car, car hire companies sometimes hold an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold can be a significant amount of money and if you choose to pay with a debit card this might be debited from your account and not refunded until a couple of weeks after completion of your rental contract.
Usually, rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no extra charges. You can compare if a debit card is allowed, along with the different car rental excess and insurance alternatives on the extras page of the booking process.
When you include Basic or Essential Cover for your rental, it usually means that you will have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You will usually be given the option to purchase a top up policy by the hire company when you collect the car, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It's really simple on our website to identify which car rental partners can accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the second page to compare the car rental companies do accept your preferred card type on collection.
It is good to know the different currency and payment options for your car rental in Greece, as payments for extras (such as Sat Nav and child seats) might need to be paid in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) when you pick up the car.
You can book using a large number of currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
Would you prefer us to accept payments with a method other than credit card or debit card? Please get in touch to let us know. We're open to ideas re how to enhance our service and make paying for your car hire a Stress Free experience.
Around a 35 minute drive away from Athens City Centre, Athens Airport offers access to Greece via several several low cost airlines. If you intend to pick up your car rental at Athens Airport before heading over to , the car hire collection desks are located in the main arrivals hall between exits 3 and 4.
Thessaloniki Airport caters for just over 6 million passengers a year and is approximately a 1 hour drive from Halkidiki and only a 25 minute drive to Thessaloniki . It's quick and convenient to reserve a hire car at Thessaloniki Airport before your drive to . When you land at the airport all of the main car hire collection desks are in the main terminal.
servicing over 7 million passengers each year, Heraklion International Airport is around a 30 minute drive from Malia and a little over an hour and a half drive from Georgiopolis. If you're arriving into Crete via the airport it's possible to collect car rental at Heraklion airport before you continue to . When you arrive at the airport via terminal 1, the car rental collection desks are located inside of the arrivals terminal.
Located on the NorthWest coast of Crete, Chania International Airport services over 2 million passengers per year. Chania airport is conveniently a brief 20 minute drive from Chania town centre and just under a 50 minute drive away from Kissamos. You can collect your hire car at Chania Airport for your drive over to . When you arrive, you'll find the majority of the car rental collection desks located in the main airport terminal building.
Just a 25 minutes drive away from central Rhodes and catering for nearly 6 million passengers a year, Rhodes Airport is the island's main international gateway. If you plan to collect your rental car in Rhodes Airport and then drive on to , all of the main car rental provider's collection desks are within the airport terminal building.
A quick 15 minute drive from central Corfu, Corfu Airport acts as the gateway to the island of Corfu for a wide range of nationalities. If you'd like to pre book to pick-upcollect your rental car in Corfu Airport, most of the hire car providers are within the main terminal building.
On the western western side of Kos Island, Kos Airport is a short 30 minute drive from central Kos and only a 15 minute drive from the resort of Tigaki . If you plan to pre-book a hire car in Kos Airport for your drive to . When you arrive, you can find the majority of car hire providers in the arrivals hall.
On the East coast of the island, Santorini International Airport is a short 10 minute drive away from the centre of Santorini. We've made it easy to compare all of the deals for car hire at Santorini Airport, so you can be certain that you've reserved a great deal before you arrive. When you land at the airport, all of the main hire car companies are in the arrivals area of the airport terminal building.
On the East Coast of Zakynthos , just a 10 minute drive away from central Zakynthos, , Zakynthos Airport is the gateway to the island for more than 1.5 million tourists a year. It's possible to collect your car hire in Zakynthos Airport to drive over to , you'll find most of the car hire companies in the airport terminal.
Mykonos International Airport is a convenient 10 minute drive away from Mykonos centre. It's easy to pre-book your car hire at Mykonos Airport for your journey to . Most of the car hire providers are inside the airport terminal building.
Kefalonia Airport is only a 30 minute drive South West of Cephalonia City Centre and handles almost 1 million passengers per annum. It's easy to pick-up a rental car at Kefalonia Airport when you land. The majority of the rental car companies are located inside the terminal building.
On the eastern side of the island, Skiathos Airport is only a 5 minute drive from Skiathos town. We compare deals for all of thethe main car rental providers in Skiathos Airport, so it's easy to reserve a hire car for collection when you arrive at the airport. When you arrive, most of the car rental companies at the Airport are located inside of the terminal. Follow the signs once you've collected your luggage.
You will have received car hire pick up location details with your booking confirmation email. Take some time to understand how to find the car rental collection location before you set off
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting all damage to the inside of the vehicle and informing the car rental company before starting your trip
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the vehicle and inspect which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on
All the rentals displayed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. Always check that the tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you must inform the car rental company immediately
Spending a little time to take photos and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any disagreements with the car rental provider when returning the vehicle
If you've not already ,review the vehiclerental terms and conditions. There might be additional fees for border crossing etc so make sure you understand these.
You should inspect alloy wheels and locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss when you're in a rush to begin your journey
The cheapest price for a week in Athens Greece for November is GBP40.60 with car hire company Centauro. We compare prices from all of the leading car rental companies. Order your search results by price to find the best deal
An example average cost for 5 days in Athens for November is GBP176.77 for a lead driver aged 35
Car rentals in Greece 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.
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.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Greece. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
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Extra drivers are available to book in advance on the website on step two of our booking process. In most cases you will pay for additional drivers when you collect the car.
You can use the filters on our website to find your ideal rental, including rentals with an automatic transmission, diesel fuel and low insurance excess options.
Vehicle types at each car rental location are variable. The car rental company will always provide you with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact type may vary from the one displayed. If you require a particular model, at most car rental locations we provide pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on the website to find guaranteed model rentals.
Car rental prices can vary greatly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important factor to consider that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
We only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always better value compared to other car rental fuel policies.
We understand how intimidating picking a rental car excess cover product can be. The extra charges that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle can be very confusing, these can include:
Stress Free Car Rental offers three options for car hire excess cover, premium, essential and basic and we help you find the hire car that suits you and your trip. You can view the details of these on the extras page of our website when making a booking.
Many car rental websites hide the insurance excess and security deposit costs in the fine print. Customers are then surprised when the amount is taken from their debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is wrong and can really hinder your plans which is why we won't do that at Stress Free Car Rental.
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.