Premium cover is the highest level of 12 seater hire cover we offer.
Lots of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are hiring a 12 seater because it usually reduces the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or vehicle rental insurance excess risk. You can also often collect the vehicle using debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
Choosing Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also choose to buy Premium Cover at the vehicle hire desk, It can be cheaper to book this up front on our website at the same time as you make your 12 seater hire booking.
Along with being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two different levels of insurance when you book a 12 seater with us.
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 details see the terms and conditions on the extras page of the website
Essential cover appears as a choice in the vehicle hire insurance section. For some partner/geographical 12 seater rental combinations the cover isn't always offered.
During the COVID pandemic the safety of customers continues to be our top priority. As before the crisis and throughout Stress Free Car Rental include free cancellation with a full refund on all car hire. Whilst the current situation is ongoing, we've significantly reduced our amount of time it takes to process refunds, all refunds are processed within 1 business day of receiving a customer cancellation request - the funds clearing to the customer's account in less than 7 business days.
All of our car rental partners have implemented extra cleaning precautions, following the applicable local regulations, throughout the ongoing pandemic. Here's an overview of the addional measures being carried out.
New processes are being implemented by our car hire partner Greenmotion, including the installation of safety protection screens and sanitiser units at rental locations. Employees are now wearing PPE including masks and gloves. All vehicles are being fully sanitised between every rental.
Prior to collection of all rentals, Hertz and Thrifty are carrying out a multi stage cleaning process, involving thorough cleaning of the seats, door handles, steering wheel and keys.
Enterprise, Alamo and National locations in
Europcar have implemented extra vehicle deep cleaning and disinfecting measures. Car keys are disinfected between all rentals 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 pick up and drop off areas, with all work areas cleaned between every customer interaction.
There's a huge amount 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 personal frustration with the process of renting a vehicle.
12 seater hire providers we list on the website include the main vehicle hire companies like Hertz and Enterprise there are some firms we know will not give you the price or experience that you deserve - so we do not list these on our website.
Stress Free Car Rental don't like to work with just any 12 seater hire providers. We're cautious to only work with 12 seater rental brands you can trust.
If you're trying to find a 12 seater rental with no excess and no deposit, check out our premium cover options. Premium Cover reduces the security deposit and excess on your vehicle rental (often to zero).
We only compare 12 seaters that come with a fair full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the vehicle with a full tank and drop it off full. A small deposit for fuel will be held on your credit card when you collect the vehicle and refunded when you drop it off full. Look out for full to empty fuel policies you might compare at a cheaper price on other sites, full to empty usually means you should expect some hefty additional fees for refuelling, we recommend to always check the terms and conditions for full to empty rentals.
If you plan to share the driving, keep an eye out for special offers on our site for 12 seater rentals with free extra drivers included. These deals can save you money compared to paying for additional drivers when you collect the vehicle.
Want to hire a 12 seater with no credit card? We include all of the payment options enabling you to pick up your 12 seater hire with a a debit card instead. You can use the filter section on our search page to find them.
If you'd like to book a cheap flight to the UK, the closest international airport to Manchester is Manchester airport, located 9 miles away from Manchester. Manchester Airport (MAN) is one of the UKs busiest airports, the airport caters for more than 30 million passengers per year. As one of the busiest airports in the UK, Manchester handles multiple departures per day to all of the most popular destinations. You can book your car rental before arriving at locations including Madrid Airport and Malaga in Spain You can also take transatlantic flights with hire cars available on arrival in Miami Airport, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando or San Francisco. You have the option to fly direct into Heathrow (LHR) Airport to collect the hire car on arrival, with multiple flights every day. On arrival, most of the rental cars at Manchester Airport are in the car rental centre which is a short shuttle bus ride away from the airport terminal building.
There is also the option of flying into Liverpool airport located around 27 miles from Manchester. Connecting Liverpool to Europe, Liverpool Airport services regular flights available to many popular city break destinations, the most popular include Madrid and Barcelona Airport in Spain where you can pick up a car rental when you land . If you arrive into the UK via Liverpool Airport, we provide a extensive range of the best hire car deals at Liverpool Airport, most of which are available to collect a short free mini bus drive from the terminal .
9 miles further away than Liverpool airport is Leeds Bradford airport. Located in the region of Yorkshire, Leeds Bradford International Airport provides a range of flights throughout Europe to popular sunshine destinations . You can jet off from Leeds to Madrid Airport in Spain and collect a hire car for a road trip. along with frequent flights to Heathrow Airport where car rental available to collect when you arrive. Car hire desks in Leeds Airport are located a short free mini bus ride from the terminal building. Just look for the car hire signs once you've collected your luggage .
Another possible airport option is East Midlands airport located 59 miles from central Manchester. East Midlands Airport, with frequent flights to and from most UKs favourite sunshine destinations, all of which have car rental available to pre book on arrival, including Rome, Milan and Sicily in Italy. The car hire collection area at East Midlands Airport is located inside the terminal. Follow the car rental signs once you're passed passport control.
Pay with Visa, American Express or a Mastercard debit card or credit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring a 12 seater with us.
You can book using a number of different currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
Frequently, rentals that include the Premium Cover option allow you to use a debit card when you pick up the vehicle without any 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 extras page of our website booking process.
A good example of a traditional train station near Yeadon is Manchester Piccadilly. This stunning building has been around for many years and has served the people of Manchester well. Whether you're travelling there on the train or you're driving in your cheap rental vehicle you must make a visit to Manchester Piccadilly.
When you visit the North West of England, be sure to visit iconic attractions like Manchester's National Football Museum. If you're a football fan you really are spoiled for choice with stadiums like Goodison Park, the Etihad Stadium, Anfield and Old Trafford just miles away from each other.
The North West's main airport is Manchester Airport, transporting almost 30 million passengers per year. If you're leaving the country via Manchester Airport, it's 9 miles away from Manchester. Most providers that offer hire cars at Manchester Airport are located a short free shuttle bus journey away from airport terminal .
In the North West, you will discover an incredible choice of things to see. From Widnes that is filled with an amazing selection of restaurants and bars and people who are welcoming, friendly and inviting, to more serene locations that are nestled in the countryside.
This part of the globe is famous for its grit and industry but has since transformed itself into an area that is modern, diverse and dynamic. Take a trip in your rental car to Leeds and experience Northern hospitality where Yorkshire charm can go a long way! When you come to Barrow In Furness in the North West of the UK you'll be blown away by the stunning buildings and rich history of the area.
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.