Before commencing your trip spend some time to familiarise yourself with the vehicle and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be careful with traffic circles.
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in Malawi the vehicle rental provider might deduct this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this happens you will be notified by email once this has been processed
If you intend to take the car across the border to a different country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there's a possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you are involved in an accident or the car is stolen
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. Have a great holiday
it can be a good idea to keep some change ready in the car to pay for tolls. most tolls will accept credit cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case
If you're planning to leave the car at a different location to the location you picked it up from, any extra one way fees will be included in the price detailed on the website.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our aim is to make the car rental process as simple as we can.
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.
You'd like to pay with a debit card? Require a GPS included? Not a problem. You'll find all the options on the website including great deals for extras such as additional drivers and GPS. We offer options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. Use the filters on the website to quickly and easily find them
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you are spending in advance - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
At Stress Free Car rental, we compare deals on a wide range of car types and sizes. 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 | Malawi, we’ve got you covered.
If you’re struggling to find a car, people carrier or minibus that you'd like to rent, or if you have any queries regarding trunk space or car seat config, please don’t hesitate to contact our customer service team.
We offer a vast selection of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, perfect to drive around narrow city streets ,remember though, but don't forget you’ll have limited luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
From smaller SUVs such as the Rav4 or Jeep Renegade to larger SUVs like the Nissan Rogue and Ford Expedition , we have a huge selection for you to compare on the site before booking your rental in Malawi.
If your luggage includes 2 large suitcases, we recommend taking a look at a rental in the Large Car category. Large cars have lots of of room for 4 or 5 people and several bags.
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we also 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. To view the detailed information see the terms and conditions 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 wide-range of additional costs that standard insurance doesn't.
Essential cover appears as an optional extra in the car hire insurance section. For some geographical/partner car rental combinations the cover might not be available.
We work hard to make sure that vehicle rental on holiday is stress free!
Confused by insurance excess? We are here to help you every step of the way. We endeavour to provide complete clarity when it comes to security deposits and all of the other charges involved.
Compare the cheapest car hire deals in Malawi from brands you can trust, including Enterprise, Thrifty and Keddy.
If plans change you can edit or cancel your rental agreement free of charge up to 48 hours before you collect.
Our vehicles have cover for theft, damage and third party claims.
Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
Would you like us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Do contact us to let us know. We're open to ideas re how we can enhance our service and make paying for your car rental as Stress Free as it can be.
It's useful to know the alternative currency and payment options for your car rental in Malawi, as payments for extras (such as GPS and extra drivers) might need to be paid in the local currency (by credit card) when you pick up the car.
We've made it really easy on our website to filter which car hire partners can accept a debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare the car rental brands will accept your card type when you pick up the car.
We accept a huge number of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Malawi. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
Car rentals in Malawi 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.
All of our rentals in Malawi include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car 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.
We strive to be the best car hire website around so that you know when you hire with us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, ordeal which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
To start your stress free booking process, head over to our homepage and type in the required details then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your details.
Once your bookings been made, managing it couldn't be simpler, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check your booking including prices and payments.
When searching for your rental, information you'll need:
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.