Along with being easy to use, friendly and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you hire a 10 seater with us.
Essential Cover includes fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and more.
Essential cover will appear as an option in the vehicle hire insurance options. For some partner/geographical 10 seater rental combinations the cover isn't always available.
Our essential cover, offered when you make your vehicle hire booking in London, is a vehicle hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a range of extra costs that standard insurance does not.
Premium cover is the highest option for 10 seater hire insurance we offer.
You're able to buy Premium Cover along with your 10 seater rental, so that you know the full price of everything before completing your booking.
Selecting Premium Insurance is totally optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the vehicle hire desk, Sometimes it's less expensive to book this in advance on our website at the same time as you make your 10 seater rental booking.
We want you to be able to understand all of the options relating to which 10 seater rental insurance product is right for you for your rental in London, we work closely with our vehicle rental partners to provide you the option to purchase a Premium cover product.
Take a trip to Chelmsford and spend an afternoon wandering around its famous streets and sidewalks or spend a long weekend at Hanworth with a loved one or your family. Cool places like Brighton are full of atmosphere thanks to their lively student populations, pubs and restaurants. As well as busy cities there are incredible places like the Dorset Coastline. From Sussex and Kent all the way through to Oxfordshire and Berkshire- there is so much choice!
With so much packed into a small area it's a good job there are so many different railway stations like King's Cross St. Pancras, and Waterloo. All of them are close to cities and places to be.
When folk think of the South East area their first thought might just be the capital city of London but there's so much more to this part of the world than just the capital. Places like Portsmouth, Bedford and Dorking are just waiting to be seen by you and your family in your cheap rental car from Stress Free Car Rental.
The South East is serviced by several of the UK's main airports, including the UK's biggest airport, London Heathrow, which is located 22 miles away from London. If you plan to pick up your car hire at Heathrow Airport and then drop off your hire car at London City Airport, our pricing always includes any additional one-way fees. We also offer a wide range of car hire at Gatwick Airport and Stansted Airport.
As always ensuring the safety of our customers remains our highest priority. Prior to the crisis and throughout Stress Free Car Rental include free cancellation with a full refund on all rental cars. Throughout April and May, we've significantly reduced the cancellation and refund lead time, our team deal with all refunds within 1 business day of receiving the customer cancellation request - with the refund clearing to the customer's account in less than a week.
Our car hire partners are implementing extra cleaning procedures, following the applicable local regulations, during the ongoing COVID pandemic. Here's an overview of some of the extra steps being carried out.
Europcar are carrying out extra car deep disinfecting measures. Keys are also disinfected between each rental and then kept in a sealed envelope once disinfection is complete. Infection risk has been further reduced by ensuring that a zero contact policy is in place at the rental desks, with each desk area cleaned thoroughly between each customer interaction.
Between rentals, Hertz and Thrifty are carrying out a multi stage cleaning and sterilisation process, including rigorous cleaning of the steering wheel, door handles, seats etc.
Enterprise, Alamo and National locations in
There's a huge amount of reasons why we are different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our own frustration with the process of hiring a vehicle.
Pricing for rentals in London includes added fees that other vehicle hire websites don't usually display - this ensures that our process is as clear-cut as it can be.
The reason we do things differently is because we got frustrated with seeing people getting shortchanged and knew we could provide a more transparent service.
Our website compares millions of prices at 1000s of vehicle hire locations to hunt down low cost offers and make booking them on our website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it should be
Pay with American Express, Visa or a Mastercard debit card or credit card provided by a bank or credit card company when booking your 10 seater on our website.
Don't forget that frequently 10 seater hire partners that will accept debit card on collection are not as cost effective as 10 seater hire companies that accept credit card only.
Most of the 10 seater hire partners we work with in London will accept a debit card when you pick up the 10 seater; sometimes these do have different conditions related with them. Be sure that you check the T&Cs if you intend to pick up the 10 seater using a debit card.
Very often, rentals that come with the Premium Cover option will allow you to use a debit card on collection with no extra fees. You're able to view if a debit card is allowed, along with the different vehicle hire excess and insurance options on the extras page of our booking process.
The 10 seaters on our website include free cancellation and a price match guarantee. You can change your mind and cancel your rental with a full refund any time up to 48 hours before you pick up the vehicle.
Need an additional driver? keep an eye out for special discounts on our site for 10 seater hire including free extra drivers. These offers can save you money compared to paying for additional drivers when you pick up the vehicle.
Would you like to hire a 10 seater with no credit card? We compare all the payment options allowing you to collect your 10 seater hire using a debit card. You can use the filter section on our search page to find these options.
Our website only compares 10 seaters that come with a fair full to full fuel policy. You will pick up the vehicle with a full tank and return it full. A small amount for the fuel will be held on your credit card when you pick up the vehicle and refunded when you drop it off full. Look out for full to empty fuel policies you might find at a lower cost on other sites, full to empty usually comes with some hefty extra fees for fuel, we recommend to always check the terms and conditions for full to empty rentals.
If you're looking for 10 seater rental with no excess and no deposit, take a look at our premium cover options. Premium Cover reduces the excess and security deposit on your vehicle rental (sometimes to zero).
If you're planning to book a cheap flight to the UK, the nearest international airport to London is London City airport, which is located 0.59 miles away (as the crow flies) from London. London City Airport is in London's financial district. If you plan to arrive in England via London City , the car hire collection desks are located next to the terminal. You can book your cheap hire car to collect from London City Airport before you drive to London. From the Airport you also have the option to fly to a range of cities, including sunshine cities like Ibiza in Spain, Florence in Italy and Malaga Airport in Spain, all with cheap hire cars available to prebook on our website.
There's also the possibility of flying into London Heathrow airport located around 22 miles away from London. London Heathrow Airport, England's busiest airport and one of the busiest airports in the world, acting as British Airway's primary hub airport. This means that you can fly to a broad range of destinations globally, these include popular sunshine destinations, including Milan Airport in Italy, with affordable car hire available to collect on arrival before set off on your holiday. If you're jetting off to the USA you can also prebook a cheap rental car in advance at discounted rates at Boston Airport, Miami, New York, Los Angeles and a huge range of alternative cities. If you're arriving into the UK via London Heathrow Airport, check your car hire confirmation email for instructions on where to find the car rental desk. London Heathrow is a big airport so the car rental area could be in the terminal, in a nearby car park or a short free mini bus journey away from the terminal building. The Airport offers a wide range of domestic flights, these are a useful alternative option to using the train. You're able to fly directly from Heathrow Airport to Manchester, Glasgow Airport, or fly into Edinburgh Airport and pick up your hire car when you arrive.
5 miles further away than London Heathrow airport is London Gatwick airport. London Gatwick Airport is in Crawley in the region known as West Sussex and is , handling more than 45 million passengers per annum. If you're arriving in England via Gatwick Airport you have the option to pick up a hire car when you land before you drive to London. All of the main hire car brands at London Gatwick are located in the South terminal . You'll find that a few car hire brands require that you take a short mini bus ride to collect your car. Be sure to check the car rental confirmation email which will contain instructions of where you can find the car rental collection area for your rental. If you're leaving the UK via Gatwick Airport, there are lots of options. On our website we compare affordable hire car offers at all of the city break locations available from Gatwick Airport. If you plan to get some sunshine after your time in England, you have the option to jump on a low cost flight to Madrid to collect a convertible rental car at the airport. If you're next flight is taking you across the atlantic, London Gatwick offers flights to Orlando Sanford Airport, where you can collect a cheap SUV rental at the airport when you arrive.
A possible fourth airport option is London Stansted airport located 27 miles away from London. In the Region of the UK known as Essex, Stansted Airport is around 40 miles away from the City of London. If your journey entails landing into Stansted you have the option to pick up a rental car at the airport before driving over to London. Most of the rental car options we compare at Stansted Airport will allow you to collect the car at the airport and drop it off London. We always includes extra charges for this type of hire in the price. If you plan to jet off from London Stansted you can lots of flights to most popular European sunshine locations with affordable car rental available to book in advance, including Milan Airport, Rome and Sicily Airports in Italy.
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.