You can pay with American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when booking your rental on our website.
You can book using a number of different currencies including US Dollars (USD), British Pounds (GBP), Euros (EUR), South African Rand (ZAR) and Canadian Dollars (CAD).
If you've included Essential or Basic Cover for your rental, this usually means that you'll need to present a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You'll more often than not be given the opportunity to purchase a top up policy by the hire partner on collection, which then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
Very often, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card on collection with no additional fees. You can view if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the car rental excess and insurance alternatives on the second step of the website booking process.
It is practical to understand the payment and currency options for your car rental in Tokelau, as some payments for extras (like GPS and extra drivers) might have to be paid in local currency (by credit card) on vehicle collection.
Before you start your journey spend 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.
When driving overseas many countries have extremely stringent regulations concerning drinking alcohol when driving. To be safe, we suggest not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your rental
If you're planning to leave the car at a different location to the place you picked it up from, any additional one way charges are already included in the price listed on the site.
if you normally drive on the opposite side be cautious with road circles.
If you receive a parking or speeding fine when driving in Tokelau the vehicle rental provider will deduct this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you'll be informed via email once this has taken place
you should keep some change ready in the vehicle to pay for tolls. most tolls accept cards but it's better to have loose change as a backup
If you plan take the car across the border to another country, be sure to check the conditions of rental for additional fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you fail to do so there's the possibility that you will not be insured if you're involved in an accident or the car is stolen
You'll have been provided with car rental pick up location details with the email confirmation. Take time to understand how to get to the car hire pick up location before you leave
Taking some time to photograph and report any issues, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any problems with the vehicle hire company when you return the vehicle
All of the cars displayed on our web site include a full to full fuel policy. We recommend that you ensure that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it is not you should report this to the car hire company immediately
Ensure you check the fuel type for the car and inspect which side of the car the fuel cap is on
Whether you have purchased Premium excess cover on our web site or you've a different policy, you should still make time to check the car for pre existing damage. We also recommend taking photographs on your phone of each part of the car. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not highlighted in your hire agreement you should inform the vehicle rental company
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Tokelau. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
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 our prices on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in Tokelau
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
There's a wide variety of reasons why we are different from our rivals but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our personal frustration with the process of hiring a car.
We don't like to work with just any car hire companies. We're cautious to only work with brands you can trust.
Stress Free Car Rental work to deliver our customers with all of the best car rental prices in Tokelau with no nasty surprises.
Brands we work with include the main car hire providers like Enterprise and Europcar 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.
The reason we do things differently is because we got fed up of seeing customers being hit with unexpected charges and felt like we could provide a more transparent service.
We appreciate how frightening and daunting choosing a hire car excess cover product can be. The additional fees that make up the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these can include:
A lot of car hire websites hide the costly insurance excess and security deposit prices in the terms and conditions. Customers are then shocked when the amount is taken from their debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really obstruct your holiday plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
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.