Before you start your journey take some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
If you receive a parking or speeding fine when driving in Poland the car hire company might deduct this amount from the credit card you have on record. If this is the case you will be notified by email once this has been processed
You should always drive in Poland is on the right hand side of the road
It's worth keep some spare change available in the car to pay for tolls. Many tolls accept credit cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case
It might seem daunting at first to rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Enjoy your trip
If you're used to driving on the opposite side of the road be extra careful at road circles. You should navigate roundabouts in an anti-clockwise direction, giving way to cars currently on the roundabout to the left.
When hiring in Poland you're allowed to bring along your own child seat provided that you purchased the child seat in the EU or UK and it meets all of the necessary regulations. Alternatively, you can pre book a child seat from the car hire provider in the booking process on the site.
When driving abroad many countries have very strict restrictions relating to alcohol consumption when driving. To avoid any issues, we advise you not to drink any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your vehicle
If you're planning to drop off the car in a alternative place to the place you collected it from, any additional one way fees will be included in the price detailed on the website.
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To be included on our site, all vehicles must include a full to full fuel policy and complete transparency about security deposit and insurance costs.
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Confused by insurance excess? Stress Free Car Rental is here to guide you through the whole process. We work hard to provide complete clarity when it comes to insurance excess and all of the other charges involved.
Our range of cars have cover for third party claims, damage and theft.
If plans alter you can change or cancel your rental free of charge up to 48 hours before you collect.
Our team spend hours examining terms and conditions so that you don't have to. All key facts of the rental agreement are clearly displayed every step of the way
We only work with the most trusted and highly rated car hire companies, including Hertz, Enterprise and Alamo.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Poland. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
We work hard 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 Poland
Car rentals in Poland 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.
You will have been provided with car rental location collection instructions with your confirmation email. Spend some time to understand how to get to the car hire pick up location before you begin your trip
Ensure you double check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on
Whether you've purchased Essential excess cover on the website or you've your own policy, always take some time to check the vehicle for pre existing damage. We advise taking photographs on your phone of each part of the vehicle. If there is damage on the car that is not highlighted in your rental agreement you must inform the car rental provider
All of the cars listed on the website include a full to full fuel policy. We recommend that you double check that the fuel tank is full before you set off. If it isn't you should inform the rental company immediately
Beside the exterior, we also recommend documenting any damage to the inside of the car and informing the car rental provider before driving away