Before commencing your trip spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the other side of the road.
you should have some change available in the vehicle to pay for toll roads. most tolls accept cards but it's better to have loose change as a backup
When driving overseas lots of countries have very stringent regulations relating to drinking alcohol when driving. To be safe, we suggest not to consume any alcoholic drinks at all when driving your rental
If you'd like to leave the vehicle in a different place to the location you picked it up from, any additional one way charges are included in the pricing listed on the site.
If you are given a traffic violation fine when driving in Turkey the car rental company will take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you'll be informed by email when this has taken place
If you'd like to drive across the border into another country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for additional fees and to let the car hire provider know. If you don't there is the possibility that the cars insurance will not be valid if you're involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
It can be intimidating at first to drive in a foreign country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip
The cheapest price for a week in Istanbul Turkey for November is GBP76.38 with car rental company Europcar. We track prices from all of the leading car hire companies. Order your search results by price to find the best price
The following car hire brands are available in Turkey: Enterprise, Global Rent a Car, autoUnion, Hertz, Green Motion, Dollar, Europcar, Thrifty.
An example average price for 5 days in Istanbul for November is GBP215.14 for a lead driver aged 35
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
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.
You can pay with Visa, American Express or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by a 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 when collecting your car, car rental companies often hold an excess on the lead drivers credit card, this can be a significant amount of money , if you choose to pay using debit card this can be debited from your bank and not returned until weeks after you've returned the car.
Would you prefer us to allow you to pay with a method other than debit card and credit card? Feel free to get in touch and let us know. We are always open to ideas re how to improve our service to make booking your car rental a Stress Free experience.
Frequently, rentals that include the Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card on collection without any additional charges. You're able to view if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the car rental security deposit and insurance options on the extras page of our website booking process.
Don't forget that quite frequently car rental partners that will accept debit card at the desk are not as cheap as car hire companies that accept credit card only.
It's ridiculously simple on the website to view which car rental brands can accept debit card. Just use the filters on the second page to compare which car rental companies can accept your preferred card type at the collection desk.
If you choose Essential or Basic Cover for your rental, it often means that you'll have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You'll usually be given the opportunity to buy a top up policy by the rental company on collection, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
It is practical to understand the payment and currency options for your car hire in Turkey, as payments for add ons (such as Sat Nav and child seats) might have to be paid for in the local currency (by credit card or debit card) on vehicle collection.
Along with being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two different levels of insurance when you book a vehicle with us.
Essential cover will appear as an optional extra in the car hire insurance section. For some partner/geographical car rental combinations the cover might not be available.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the car and other things. To view the detailed information see the terms and conditions on the extras page of the website
Essential Cover comes with fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and more.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we're different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our frustration with the process of hiring a car.
Stress Free Car Rental do not work with just any car hire companies. We're selective to only work with brands you can trust.
Brands we list on the website include the main vehicle hire providers like Europcar and Hertz there are some companies we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not include these on the website.
The reason we do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got annoyed with seeing customers being hit with unexpected fees and felt like we could provide a better service.
Our website collects millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car hire locations to source the best offers and make booking them on our website as easy, quick and Stress Free as it should be
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire car at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Pricing on our website includes extra fees that other car rental websites often don't display - this makes sure that our process is as straightforward as possible.
We are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make hiring a car Stress Free for our customers
Car rental availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important thing to consider that influences car hire prices. Take this into account when considering your rental.
Extra drivers are available to book in advance on our website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers when you pick up your rental.
Vehicle Models at each car rental location can vary. You will always be provided with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact model may vary from the one booked. If you would prefer a particular model, at most car rental locations we provide options to reserve guaranteed models from selected suppliers . You can use the filters on our website to find guaranteed model options.
Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared to the alternatives.
You can use the filters on the search results to find your ideal car rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low security deposit options.
If your plans change we'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before collecting the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.