There's a huge amount of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our own frustration with the process of hiring a car.
Car rental companies we list on the website include the main vehicle hire companies like Enterprise and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not list these on our website.
So, the reason we do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got annoyed with seeing people getting shortchanged and felt like we could provide a more transparent service.
Pricing includes extra fees that other car hire websites don't usually display - this makes sure that our process is as straightforward as possible.
Our technology collects millions of prices at 1000s of car hire locations to source amazing offers and ensure that booking them on the website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as it should be
We provide you with all of the best car hire deals in Chatham Island Karewa Airport New Zealand with no hidden fees.
We don't call ourselves Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the car hire procedure as simple as possible.
Booking your car hire couldn't be easier, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed in each section.
When you book a hire car with Stress Free Car Rental you'll always know how much you're spending beforehand - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Collecting at the airport but not sure what your flight number is? It's ok! - you can book your rental now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Adding your flight number will help the car rental company to wait for you if your flight is delayed. You should review the terms and conditions to understand what you need to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.
Save money on your car hire in Chatham Island Karewa Airport New Zealand by booking your car in advance. Take some time to shop around the various different offers.
Need to pay by debit card? Need a GPS included? No problem. You'll find all of the options on our website including the best prices for add ons such as child seats and GPS. We provide options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. Use the filters on the website to quickly and easily find them
Just get in touch and we'll sort everything out - it really is that, well, stress free!
We don't hide any fees, from the get-go, we are completely transparent.
As soon as you complete your booking with us you will receive a booking confirmation email with all of your rental details included. The email will include directions to the car rental collection desk and opening hours. If your rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be included with the email
Free Cancellation! You can cancel your vehicle rental and get a full refund up until 48 hours before collecting your car.
Ensure renting a car at Chatham Island Karewa Airport (CHT) is a Stress Free experience using our simple and quick website
Always remember to pick up your luggage before you head to the car rental collection desk. Quite often, the car rental pick up desk is groundside in the terminal , once you've cleared security it will not be possible to return to the luggage area. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Chatham Island Karewa Airport (CHT) website.
When your car hire location is inside the airport at Chatham Island Karewa Airport (CHT), this will usually be clearly signed within the airport when your through passport control.
After booking on the website you'll receive a confirmation email including the details of how to find the car rental pick up location
If your departure is delayed always ensure that the car rental company knows right away. Most car rental companies will endeavour to remain open longer than usual if you inform them that your flight will be picking up the car later than expected. To help them to do this we recommend always providing a flight number with the car hire booking.
Sometimes the car rental pick up location is a short shuttle bus drive away from the airport, the shuttle bus is included within the price by the car rental company. Ensure that you check your confirmation email to understand where the shuttle bus will collect you from.
For meet and greet car rentals, a rep of the car rental company will usually meet with you in the arrivals area. After you've cleared the security area, find the representative holding a card with the car hire company name or your surname
Be sure to figure out where the car rental drop off location in Chatham Island Karewa Airport (CHT) is. The drop off location can sometimes be in a different area of the airport from where you have picked the car up. All relevant information will be included with your confirmation email and also included within the car hire provider's T&Cs.
All car rental locations on our site are always inside the Chatham Island Karewa Airport (CHT) terminal or close by to the airport.
When you arrive at the car rental collection desk you'll need your driver's licence, passport and a copy of your booking confirmation email. In most cases, you will also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. You should verify the exact details required for the hire collection before you leave
All of the rentals on our website come with a fair full to full fuel policy. To avoid any additional fees for refuelling always remember to fill up the tank before you drop off the car.
Before driving away take some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual gearbox on the opposite side of the road.
It might seem intimidating at first to drive in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your trip
If you're used to driving on the opposite side of the road be careful of roundabouts. You should navigate road circles with an clockwise direction, giving way to cars currently on the road circle to the right.
Be extra careful when driving outside of the main cities in New Zealand to look out for wildlife in the road.
It's worth have some change available in the car to pay for toll roads. Many tolls accept cards but it's better to have loose change as a backup
If you're planning to drop off the vehicle in a different place to the one you collected it from, any additional one way charges are already included in the price listed on the website.
If you receive a fixed penalty fine when driving in New Zealand Chatham Island Karewa Airport the car rental company might take this amount from the credit card you have on record. If this is the case you'll be informed via email once this has taken place
You should always drive in New Zealand Chatham Island Karewa Airport is on the left hand side of the road
if you're planning to drive across the border into a different country, be careful to check the terms and conditions for additional fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you fail to do so there's the possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you are involved in an accident or the car is stolen
Car rentals in Chatham Island Karewa Airport New Zealand 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.
We work hard to ensure that the prices you see on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in New Zealand
All of our rentals in Chatham Island Karewa Airport New Zealand include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up 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.
Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Chatham Island Karewa Airport New Zealand. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
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.