Premium insurance is the highest option for car hire insurance we offer.
Lots of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when hiring a vehicle because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car hire 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 along with your car rental, so that you know the cost of everything before you pay.
Choosing Premium Cover is totally optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the car hire counter, Sometimes it's less expensive to buy 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 provide you the option to rent a car including a Premium cover product.
We accept Visa, Mastercard or an American Express debit card or credit card provided by your bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Lots of the Latvia car rental partners we compare prices for will accept a debit card when you collect the rental; but often these do have special T&Cs associated to them. Always be sure to understand the T&Cs if you'd like to use a debit card when you collect the car.
It's worth remembering that quite frequently car hire companies that do accept debit card at the desk are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.
One important thing to consider when deciding if you should use a debit card on collection, car rental companies often hold an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold is often a significant amount of money , if you choose to pay with a debit card this can be debited from your account and not returned until weeks following your rental has ended.
It's really simple on our website to identify which car hire partners can accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare which car hire companies do accept your preferred card type at the collection desk.
It can be practical to know the different payment options for your car hire in Latvia, as payments for extras (like GPS and extra drivers) might need to be paid for in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) at the collection counter.
Would you prefer us to accept payments with a method other than credit card or debit card? Please contact us and let us know. We are always open to ideas regarding how to improve the service we offer and make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
Quite often, rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card on collection without any additional charges. You can compare if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the different car rental security deposit and insurance alternatives on the extras page of the booking process.
If you've included Basic or Essential Cover for your car rental, it usually means that you'll have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You'll more often than not be given the option to buy a top up policy by the hire company when you collect the car, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a range of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
We strive to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you hire with us you're getting the best price, value and service.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check your booking including payments and prices.
All of the deals on our website include all fees including everything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, additional drivers and young driver fees.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, ordeal which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head over to our homepage and type in your locations and dates then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your information.
Car rentals in Latvia 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.
All of our rentals in Latvia 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.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Latvia. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
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.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our frustration with the process of renting a car.
Our pricing always includes added fees that other car rental websites often don't include - this makes sure that our service is as straightforward as it can be.
Stress Free Car Rental compares millions of car hire deals at 1000s of car rental locations to hunt down amazing deals and make booking them on the website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as it should be
Stressfreecarrental.com work to deliver customers with all of the best car hire prices in Latvia with no nasty surprises.
Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our car rental price match promise means that if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower price, we'll match it.
Car hire providers we work with include big vehicle hire companies like Europcar and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not include these on the website.
Stress Free Car Rental don't work with just any car rental firms. We're selective to only work with brands you can trust.
The reason we decided to do things differently is because we got frustrated with seeing people being hit with unexpected fees and felt like we could do a better job.
We compare prices on a wide selection of vehicle 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 | Latvia, we’ve got you covered.
Is your trip with more than 5 people? Our website offers a variety of people carriers available in Latvia that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 people. For more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we suggest comparing our range of rental minibuses.
Planning a trip with a lot of passengers in Latvia? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van prices from a vast array of van and minibus rental companies.
Looking to hire a car that's a bit special when you are in Latvia? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares rental prices 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 include a huge selection for you to compare before you book your rental in Latvia.
We offer a huge range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, perfect to navigating narrow streets but keep in mind you’ll be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
If you don't see a car, people carrier or minibus that you want to hire, or if you have any questions regarding trunk space or seating configurations, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you drive around Latvia in your convertible hire car. We find low cost deals on convertibles of all sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
Transporting a lot of luggage? Want to take quite a lot of stuff on your trip but not enough to justify a van? Maybe one of our estate cars will fit your requirements. We include estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Latvia.
When you're travelling with 2 large suitcases, we suggest taking a look at something in our Large Car category. Large category cars come with plenty of room for 4 or 5 passengers along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire 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 of the website
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 partner/geographical 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 extra costs that standard insurance doesn't.
You'll have received car rental pick up location details with your booking confirmation email. Take some time to read through how to get to the vehicle hire collection location before you leave
Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting any damage to the inside of the vehicle and informing the car rental provider prior to starting your trip
You should check alloy wheels and locks for damage as well. These are easy to miss if you are in a rush to start your journey
All the cars displayed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. You should check that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you must inform the car rental company before driving away
Before driving away ,review the vehiclerental T&Cs. There might be extra fees for border crossing etc so make sure you understand these.
Be sure to double check the fuel type for the car and inspect which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on
Spending a little time to photograph and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any disagreements with the vehicle hire provider when you return the vehicle
If you've purchased Premium excess cover on the website or have a different insurance policy, you should still make some time to inspect the vehicle for damage. Also spend some time taking photographs with your phone of each panel of the car. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not highlighted in your rental agreement you must inform the car rental provider
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.