Congleton has had a huge amount of investment put into them over time and as a result, they are bigger and better than ever. From Market Harborough and its stunning architecture to Oldbury with its amazing restaurants and bars. You're really spoiled for choice.
Known for its famous rail network there are lots of famous old railway stations such as Birmingham railway station which is famed for its incredible architecture and fantastic transport links to all parts of the UK.
There's so much to do no matter what your interests are, there are areas in the countryside like the Malvern Hills and Cotswolds that you can walk and admire or if you fancy something with a bit more hustle and bustle then be sure to visit Oswestry which all have huge student populations and areas that have great places to hang out on a weekend, in particular the Transport Museum in Coventry
As well as nearby railway stations, this part of the world is also a hub for air travel. The Midlands is the location of Birmingham Airport, the UK's 7th busiest airport is located 7 miles away from Birmingham. If you intend to collect your hire car at Birmingham airport there's a great deal of alternatives available, both in terms of brands and vehicle types.
As well as being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two additional levels of insurance when you book a 9 seater with us.
Essential cover will appear as an option in the vehicle hire insurance options. For some geographical/partner 9 seater rental combinations the cover isn't always offered.
Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and much more.
Our essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle booking in Birmingham, is a vehicle hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of additional charges that standard insurance doesn't.
Our essential cover doesn't cover things like cleaning fees, mechanical repairs, third party injury, loss of theft/damage to content in the vehicle and other things. For more info see the T&Cs on the extras page
Premium insurance is the highest option for 9 seater hire insurance we provide.
Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also decide to buy Premium Cover at the vehicle hire desk, it's often less expensive to book this up front on our website at the same time as you make your 9 seater hire booking.
You're able to buy Premium Cover along with your 9 seater rental, so that you understand the exact price of everything before completing your booking.
We want you to be able to make an informed decision relating to which 9 seater rental insurance product is right for you for your rental in Birmingham, we work closely with our vehicle rental partners to give you the ability to rent a vehicle including a Premium cover product.
Many of our clients choose the Premium Cover option when renting a 9 seater because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or vehicle rental insurance excess risk. Customers can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.
As always ensuring safety continues to be our number one priority. Prior to the crisis and throughout Stress Free Car Rental offer free cancellation with a full refund on all hire cars. Whilst the current situation is ongoing, we've reduced our cancellation and refund time, all refunds are processed inside of 24 hours of receiving the cancellation request - with the funds clearing back to the customer's credit card in less than a week.
Our car rental partners are implementing additional cleaning precautions, in line with local regulations, during the ongoing COVID pandemic. The following is an summary of the extra steps being taken.
Between rentals, Hertz and Thrifty are implementing a multi stage cleaning and sterilisation procedure, involving thorough cleaning of the steering wheel, door handles, seats etc.
Europcar are carrying out additional car deep cleaning measures. Car keys are also disinfected between each rental and then kept in a sealed envelope once disinfected. A zero contact policy is in place at the pick up and drop off areas, with all work areas cleaned between each customer interaction.
Enterprise, Alamo and National locations in
Pay with Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when hiring a 9 seater with us.
Usually, 9 seater rentals that come with the Premium Cover option allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the vehicle with no extra fees. You're able to review if a debit card is accepted, along with all of the different vehicle hire excess and insurance alternatives on the second step of the booking process.
Many of the 9 seater hire brands we include in Birmingham accept a debit card when you arrive at the collection desk to pick up the 9 seater; some of these do have special T&Cs related with them. Be careful to understand the T&Cs if you'd like to use a debit card when you collect the vehicle.
We've made it ridiculously easy on our website to filter which 9 seater rental partners can accept debit card. Simply use the filters on the search results page to compare which 9 seater rental partners do accept your card type at the counter.
It's worth bearing in mind that often 9 seater hire brands that will allow debit card on collection are not as cost effective as those that accept credit card only.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to recognise that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our frustration with the process of hiring a vehicle.
The reason we do things differently is because we got fed up of seeing customers being hit with unexpected fees and knew we could provide a better service.
Pricing on our website for rentals in Birmingham includes added fees that other price comparison websites don't usually display - this ensures that your experience is as transparent as it can be.
Our website compares millions of 9 seater rental prices at 1000s of vehicle hire locations to hunt down amazing offers and ensure that booking them on our website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as it should be
Brands we work with include big vehicle 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 don't include these on the website.
Need an additional driver? look out for special discounts on the website for 9 seater rentals with free extra drivers included. These offers can save you money compared with paying for extra drivers when you pick up the vehicle.
The 9 seaters on our website include free cancellation and a price match guarantee. You can change your plans and cancel with a full refund up to 48 hours before you pick up the vehicle.
Would you like to hire a 9 seater without a credit card? We compare all the options enabling you to pick up your 9 seater hire using a debit card. You can use the filter section on the search results page to find these options.
If you're looking for 9 seater rental with no deposit and no excess, take a look at our premium cover options. Premium Cover reduces the excess and security deposit on your rental (often to zero).
Our website only compares 9 seaters that include a fair full to full fuel policy. You will pick up the vehicle with a full fuel tank and drop it off full. A small deposit for the fuel will be held on your credit card when you pick up the vehicle and refunded when you drop it off with a full tank. Beware of full to empty fuel policies you might see at a lower cost on other sites, full to empty usually means you should expect some hefty additional fees for fuel, we recommend to always check the terms and conditions for full to empty rentals.
Whether you are planning a business trip with a group or a family vacation, our website compares a huge variety of cheap 9 seaters for rental in Birmingham, from brands you can trust including Europcar and many more, we're certain to have an affordable 9 seater option that meets your requirements perfectly.
If you plan to book a cheap flight to the UK, the nearest airport to Birmingham is Birmingham airport, which is located 7 miles away from Birmingham. Serving passengers in the Midlands of England, Birmingham Airport is the midland's main international airport, servicing approximately 11 million passengers per annum. Birmingham International provides regular flights to holiday destinations with car hire available to collect when you arrive, including Naples Airport, Rome and Sicily in Italy. Birmingham also offers transatlantic flights meaning you can book your rental car in New York before heading off on your next overseas adventure. If you're flying into Birmingham International Airport, many of the car hire providers at Birmingham International Airport are within the terminal. Follow the car hire signs once you clear security with your luggage.
You also have the option of arriving into East Midlands airport located approximately 33 miles away from Birmingham. East Midlands Airport, with regular flights to most of the UKs favourite European city break destinations and major cities, all of which have car hire available to pre book and collect on arrival, including Malaga Airport and Alicante in Spain. The car hire desks at East Midlands International Airport is inside the terminal. Look out for the car rental signs once you've passed passport control.
30 miles further away than East Midlands airport is Manchester airport. Manchester Airport (MAN) is the North West's busiest airport, handling more than 30 million passengers a year. As one of the busiest airports in the UK, Manchester airport handles multiple flights per day to all of the most popular citiies. You can reserve your rental car before you arrive at locations including Lisbon Airport, Faro or Porto in Portugal There are also regular transatlantic flights with car rental available to collect on arrival in Miami Airport, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando or San Francisco. You're also able to fly direct into London Heathrow Airport in London to collect the hire car when you land, with multiple flights available every day. When you land, all of the main brand rental cars at Manchester Airport are located in the car rental centre which is a short free mini bus ride away from the terminal building.
A possible fourth option is Liverpool airport which is approximately 71 miles away from Birmingham. Connecting Liverpool to Europe, Liverpool Airport services frequent flights to many popular European destinations, the most popular include Malaga and Alicante Airport in Spain where you can collect a rental car when you land . If you arrive into the UK via Liverpool Airport, we provide a extensive range of low cost hire car deals at Liverpool Airport, most of which are available to collect a short free mini bus drive from the terminal building.
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.