You can use a American Express, Visa or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by a bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
If you choose Essential or Basic Cover for your car rental, it usually means that you'll need 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 pay for a top up policy by the hire partner when you collect the car, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It's important to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card at the collection desk, car hire companies often hold an excess on the lead drivers credit card, the excess is often a significant amount of money , if you opt to pay with a debit card this will be debited from your bank account and not refunded until weeks following you've returned the car.
Would you like us to take payment with a method other than debit card and credit card? Feel free to contact us to let us know. We're always open to ideas about how we can enhance the service we offer to make arranging your car hire as Stress Free as it can be.
We've made it incredibly simple on the website to view which car hire partners do accept debit card. Just use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire companies can accept your card type when you pick up the car.
We accept a number of different currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
It's worth bearing in mind that frequently car rental partners that do allow debit card on collection are not as cost effective as car hire companies that accept credit card only.
Very often, rentals that include the Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional charges. You're able to review if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the different car rental security deposit and insurance alternatives on the second step of the booking process.
Many of the Micronesia car hire companies we include accept a debit card when you collect the rental; some of these do have different T&Cs associated to them. Ensure that you review the contract terms if you want to pick up the car using a debit card.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
Car rentals in Micronesia 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 Micronesia include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up 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 work diligently to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car rental include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Micronesia
Before you start your journey take some time to get used to the car and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual gearbox on the other side of the road.
If you'd like to drive across a border into another country, be sure to check the T&Cs for any cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you fail to do so there is the possibility that your insurance will be invalidated if you are involved in an accident or the car is stolen
It can be daunting at first to rent a car in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Enjoy your vacation
If you are given a traffic violation fine when driving in Micronesia the car hire company will deduct this amount from the credit card you have on file. If this is the case you will be notified via email when this has taken place
If you'd like to leave the car in a alternative place to the place you collected it from, all additional one way fees will be already included in the pricing listed on the site.
When driving overseas many countries have very strict regulations regarding alcohol consumption when driving. To avoid any issues, we suggest not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your vehicle
you should keep some loose change available in the vehicle to pay for tolls. Many toll roads accept credit cards but it's always safer to have loose change as a backup
if you normally drive on the opposite side be extra careful at road circles.
We aim to be the best car rental agency around so that you know when you rent through us you're getting the best price, value and service.
Once your booking has 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 the status of your booking including payments and prices.
All of the deals on our website include all extra fees including anything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) local taxes, additional drivers and young driver fees.
Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, experience which is why our clever matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need:
To begin your stress free booking process, head over to our homepage and input your locations and dates then in just seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your requirements.
We get how intimidating picking a car insurance product can be. The additional charges that make up the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these include:
Many car rental websites mask the insurance excess and security deposit prices in the fine print. Customers are then shocked when the cash is taken from the debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really hinder your holiday plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
On our website you'll find three levels of car hire excess cover, basic, essential and premium and we help you find the hire car that suits you and your trip. You can review the details of these on the extras page of the site when making a booking.
You will have received car rental location collection instructions with the email confirmation. Take time to read through how to find the car hire collection location before you begin your trip
Always check the wheels and locks for damage as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you're in a rush to start your trip
Be sure to check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the fuel cap is on
If you've not already ,check the vehiclerental terms. There might be extra charges for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.
Beside the exterior, it's also recommended documenting any damage to the inside of the car and informing the car hire provider before starting your trip
Spending some time to photograph and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to prevent any problems with the vehicle rental provider when you return the car
If you have purchased Essential excess cover on the website or you've a different insurance policy, always take time to inspect the car for pre existing damage. We advise taking photos on your phone of each section of the vehicle. If there is damage on the car that isn't highlighted in your hire agreement you must inform the vehicle rental provider
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.