You will have received car rental pick up location instructions with the booking confirmation email. Take some time to read through how to get to the car hire collection location before you leave
Ensure you check the fuel type for the car and check which side of the vehicle the petrol cap is on
All of the cars listed on the web site include a full to full fuel policy. We recommend that you check that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. if you find that it isn't you must report this to the car rental company before driving away
Whether you have purchased Essential excess cover on the web site or you've a different insurance policy, you should still take time to inspect the car for damage. Also spend some time taking photographs on your phone of each panel of the car. If damage exists on the car that isn't highlighted in your hire contract you should report this to the car rental provider
If you haven't done so already ,check the vehiclehire terms. There might be extra fees for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.
We work hard to make sure that car hire on holiday is simple!
To be included on the site, all rentals have to include a full to full fuel policy and total transparency regarding pay on collection amounts.
Compare the cheapest car hire prices in Romania from brands you can trust, including National, Dollar and Europcar.
Hire your car now with no credit card fees or hidden payments.
Confused by insurance excess? Stress Free Car Rental is here to guide you through the whole process. We endeavour to provide complete transparency regarding insurance excess and all of the other fees involved.
Our range of cars have cover for damage, theft and third party claims.
We offer a variety of small family cars to twelve-seater MPVs along with convertibles and hatchbacks.
We spend hours examining detailed T&Cs so that you don't have to. All of the key points of the hire agreement are clearly visible every step of the way
If plans change you can cancel or edit your rental agreement free of charge up to 48 hours before you collect.
We compare deals on a large 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 | Romania, we’ve got you covered.
Looking to hire a car that's extra special when you’re in Romania? Our Prestige Car Hire category compares car rental deals for premier car manufacturers such as BMW, Range Rover and Mercedes.
We compare a huge range of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, perfect to navigating narrow city streets but keep in mind you’ll be restricted on luggage space so be sure to pack light. .
Is your trip with more than 5 passengers? Our website offers a variety of people carriers available in Romania that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 people (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we recommend comparing our selection of minibuses for hire.
If you don't see a people carrier, minibus or car that you want to hire, or if you have any questions regarding luggage space or seating config, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
When you're travelling with 2 large bags, we suggest looking at something in our Large Car category. These cars have plenty of room for 4 or 5 passengers and several bags.
Transporting lots of bags? Want to transport 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 prices from all of the brands you can trust in Romania.
Enjoy the wind in your hair as you navigate around Romania in your convertible hire car. We find low cost deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
From large SUVs such as the Land Rover Discovery to smaller SUVs like the Nissan Juke and Opel Mocha , we have a wide selection for you to compare before you book your rental in Romania.
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 Romania. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
All of our rentals in Romania 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.
Car rentals in Romania 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 accept Visa, American Express or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by your bank or credit card company when booking your rental on our website.
One thing to think about when deciding if you'd prefer to 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 considerable amount of money and if you choose to pay with a debit card this might be debited from your bank and not returned until a couple of weeks after you've returned the car.
It can be good to understand the different payment and currency options for your car rental in Romania, as payments for extras (like extra drivers and child seats) might have to be paid in the local currency (either in cash or by credit card) when you pick up the car.
Lots of the Romania car hire partners we compare prices for will accept a debit card when you collect the rental; but often these do have different terms and conditions related with them. Always be sure to check the terms and conditions if you plan to pick up the car using a debit card.
Would you prefer us to allow you to pay with a method other than debit card and credit card? Please contact us and let us know. We're always open to ideas regarding how we can enhance the service we offer to make paying for your car rental a Stress Free experience.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a large range of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
When you include Basic or Essential Cover for your car rental, this usually means that you'll need to present 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 purchase a top up policy by the rental company when you collect the car, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Frequently, rentals that include our Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card on collection with no additional charges. You can compare if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the car hire excess and insurance options on the extras page of the booking process.
It's ridiculously simple on the website to identify which car hire companies can accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare the car hire partners will accept your preferred card type on collection.
Premium insurance is the highest level of car hire insurance we provide.
So that you're able to make an informed decision regarding which car rental insurance product is right for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to give you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
Lots of our clients decide to choose the Premium Cover option when renting a vehicle because it usually brings the excess down to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car hire insurance excess risk. You can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover alongside your car rental, so that you understand the full cost of everything before you pay.
Selecting Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the car rental counter, It is usually cheaper to buy this in advance on our website when you make your car rental booking.
Prior to setting off take some time to get used to the car and its controls. This is very important if you're used to driving a manual gearbox on the other side of the road.
If you receive a parking or speeding fine when driving in Romania the car hire provider might deduct this amount from the credit card you have on file. If this is the case you'll be notified via email when this has taken place
You should always drive in Romania is on the right side of the road
it can be a good idea to keep some loose change ready in the car to pay for tolls. Many toll roads accept cards but it's always safer to have cash as a backup
Sometimes it's 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 vacation
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be extra careful at road circles. Always navigate road circles using an anti-clockwise direction, giving priority to traffic already on the roundabout to the left.
If you plan drive across a border to a different country, be sure to check the T&Cs for additional fees and to let the car rental company know. If you fail to do so there is the possibility that the cars insurance will be void if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
When driving in a different country many countries have very strict restrictions relating to drinking alcohol when driving. To avoid any issues, we strongly recommend not to consume any alcohol at all when driving your car
When hiring in Romania you're able to bring along your own child seat provided that you purchased the child seat within the EU or UK and it meets all of the necessary regulations. You're also able to hire a child seat from the car rental company on the extras page of our website.
We don't call ourselves Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our mission is to make the car rental procedure as easy as possible.
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
Collecting at an airport but not sure of your flight number? It's ok! - you can complete your booking now and add the flight number to your rental later on. Adding your flight number will help the car hire company to wait for you if the flight is delayed. We recommend that you review the T&Cs to understand what you need to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained in each section.
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you're paying in advance - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you'll receive a confirmation email with all of your rental information included. This email includes directions to the car rental pick up location 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 car hire and get a refund until 48 hours before collection.
You'd like to pay with a debit card? Need an extra driver? Not a problem. You'll find all the options on our website including great prices for extras such as child seats and Toll pay devices. We also offer options to pay with a debit card at most locations. Use the filters on our search results page to quickly and easily find these options
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.