12 Seater Rental in Manchester

Stress Free Car Rental's Premium cover

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.

Hassle free 12 Seater Essential insurance options

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.

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How to Hire a Car in Manchester and Cross Border Fees

If you'd like to pick up your vehicle in Manchester and drive it over the border into a different country, you should always review the terms and conditions. Almost all car hire providers insist that you let them know when you collect the car; and will charge extra fees to top up the insurance. If you fail to do so, it's possible that the rental car will not be insured when you cross over into a different country.

You'll find the details of cross border charges and fees by checking the Rental terms and viewing the Cross Border Rules section.

If you cant find the cross border information get in touch with our car rental advisors and they'll be happy to help.

How to Hire a Car in Manchester with Unlimited Mileage

We offer both unlimited and limited mileage rental.

Limited mileage rentals in Manchester can often be less expensive than unlimited. For limited mileage rentals, the daily mileage limit will always be clearly visibile. If you decide to book a rental with limited mileage, you'll be charged an additional fee if you go above the daily mileage allowance. The total mileage allowance for the whole rental is calculated as (the number of hire days X the daily allowance). You don't have to stay within the daily limit on every day, as long as the total miles used during the rental doesn't go over the number of days X the daily allowance.

When you decide to book a limited mileage rental, it's receommended to check the costs for excess mileage. These can be found in our T&Cs section.

Hiring a Car in Manchester with One Way Fees included

Most of the vehicle brands we work with in Manchester permit you to pick up the car in Manchester and drop off the car at a different location. If you have selected a different drop off location for the rental, the prices you'll see displayed on the website already include any additional charges for this. You can also find a breakdown of the additional charges on the payment page.

Car rental throughout the COVID pandemic

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.

Enhanced rental car cleaning procedures at Manchester United Kingdom

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 have implemented a complete clean pledge. Involving the deep cleaning every car between every hire .

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.

We will continue to provide further information as it becomes available.

Popular nearby 12-seater destinations list for Manchester

Why Stress Free Car Rental is different

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.

Popular nearby destinations list for Manchester

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.

Hiring a Car at Manchester's Nearest Airport

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.

Car rental terminology explained

Fuel policy (full to full vs full to empty)

The hire cars at Manchester on the site include a fair full to fuel fuel policy.

When you collect you rental you'll be required to hold a deposit for fuel on a credit card when you pick up the hire car. Ensure that you fill the rental up and return it full and there's no additional fees for fuel.

You might see full to empty fuel policies on some other sites that seem to be lower cost deals. Be sure to check the terms and conditions for full to empty rentals as the admin and refuelling costs included with full to empty fuel policies make it more expensive than full to full fuel policies.

Third party liability cover

Rental cars at Manchester listed on our site always includes this.

Third party liability insurance insures in case you cause an accident. If you do, it could injure or kill other people (such as your passengers, pedestrians or people in other vehicles), or damage their property (their vehicle, house or possessions, for example). Since they need to be protected, you could be responsible any claim, or treating any injuries or financially covering their loss of earnings, as well as any legal fees and any court fees.

Third party liability is usually subject to an excess, this means you would have to pay the first part of any claim (normally between £1,000 to £1,600, depending on the value of the car, the deal and the country). If you choose to cover the excess , you will be refunded for all of the excess you have to pay. Or if you take out Premium Cover, your excess is often reduced to zero.

Excess Insurance

Choosing this policy means you'll be reimbursed for the excess that's held on your credit card by the hire car company when you drop off the car.

Excess insurance also usually covers other potential costs, such as towing, cleaning or admin fees, or misfuelling costs.

Picking up your 12 Seater rental in Manchester using a debit card and other payment card options.

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.

The North

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.

Car Hire Day Trips Close to Manchester

National Football Museum (Manchester)

The National Football Museum is a great place to visit for football fans. Just a 0.48 mile drive away from Manchester, it is packed with more than 140,000 items of football-related memorabilia, items, trophies and kits. Plus, there is a fun-packed kids discovery zone, so the little ones can learn about famous players like Pele and Maradona in more detail.

Weston Park Museum Sheffield

Understand more about the fascinating history of Sheffield at Weston Park Museum just a short 31 mile drive away from Manchester. Here you can see archaeological finds, natural and social history exhibitions all guaranteed to keep all of the family entertained.

Chester Zoo

Featuring some of the rarest and endangered animals in the world, Chester Zoo is one of the most important conservation centres. It also happens to be a fascinating place to visit and is just a 32 mile drive from Manchester, so it couldn't be easier to get to!

Blackpool Tower

Blackpool Tower sits on the coastline of Blackpool, amongst other attractions, and is only a short 41 mile drive away from Manchester. Its iconic bronze tower can be seen for miles and if you're okay with heights you should jump in the lift to the top and observe the jaw-dropping views.

Forbidden Corner

If you fancy a day of riddles, walled gardens and surprises then head to The Forbidden Corner just a 57 mile drive away from Manchester. Nestled amongst beautiful countryside, this strange place was built as a folly but is now a family attraction thanks to its statues and unique buildings.

The Robin Hood Experience Nottingham

Get hands-on with this interactive Robin Hood Experience found just a brief 58 mile drive away from Manchester. Housed in a Georgian era building, in keeping with the time in which it's set, the experience features costumes, artefacts and other exciting items that hark back to the days of this famous outlaw.

Jorvik Viking Centre

Just a 58 mile drive from Manchester, JORVIK Viking Centre is a fully reconstructed Viking village that acts as a real-time capsule. You can Experience all the sights and smells that people from that era would have experienced. There is also an adjoining museum where you can learn a little more about this time in history.

Top tips to find the best cheap 12 Seater hire

Child seats and additional drivers:

You'll find the prices of these on our extras page. Whenever available we have special promotions, including additional drivers in the price. When free additional drivers are available, you can find them clearly listed on the search results page of website.

Security deposit and excess:

Ensure that you check the amount you're required to pay as a security deposit on your credit card. For cheaper 12 seater rentals, you'll have to pay a higher security deposit, this will be held on your credit card when you pick up. You'll see the security deposit amount clearly displayed throughout our website.

One-way fees and border crossing:

If you'd like to take the 12 seater across a border from Manchester into a different country, additional fees are normally charged by the car rental provider. Be careful to check the T&Cs for these before you book as they can be quite expensive. If you can't find them on our website, get in touch with one of our car rental advisors and they'll be happy to help.

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UNIT 9 PARKWAY4
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M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER PICCADILLY PRESTIGE

Address
LONG STAY CAR PARK LEVEL 3
BOAD STREET
MANCHESTER
M1 2RP

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MANCHESTER PICCADILLY TRAIN STATION

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BOAD STREET
LONG STAY CAR PARK, LEVEL 3
MANCHESTER
M1 2RP

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MANCHESTER TRAFFORD PARK

Address
UNIT 9 PARKWAY 4 TRADING ESTATE
TRAFFORD PARK
MANCHESTER
M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER TRAFFORD PARK VANS

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UNIT 9 PARKWAY 4
TRAFFORD PARK
MANCHESTER
M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER TRAFFORD PARK PRESTIGE

Address
UNIT 9 PARKWAY4
OFF LONGBRIDGE ROAD, TRAFFORD PARK
MANCHESTER
M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER PICCADILLY PRESTIGE

Address
LONG STAY CAR PARK LEVEL 3
BOAD STREET
MANCHESTER
M1 2RP

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MANCHESTER PICCADILLY TRAIN STATION

Address
BOAD STREET
LONG STAY CAR PARK, LEVEL 3
MANCHESTER
M1 2RP

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MANCHESTER TRAFFORD PARK

Address
UNIT 9 PARKWAY 4 TRADING ESTATE
TRAFFORD PARK
MANCHESTER
M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER TRAFFORD PARK VANS

Address
UNIT 9 PARKWAY 4
TRAFFORD PARK
MANCHESTER
M17 1SW

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MANCHESTER PICCADILLY

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CHATHAM STREET
MANCHESTER
M1 3AY

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MANCHESTER EAST

Address
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MANCHESTER
M12 6BL

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SALFORD

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MANCHESTER
M8 8DY

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SALFORD QUAYS

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TRAFFORD ROAD
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M50 3UQ

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DIDSBURY

Address
UNIT 5 SOUTHPOINT
BURNAGE LANE DIDSBURY
MANCHESTER
M19 1TP

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PICCADILLY RAIL STN

Address
LEVEL 3, LONG STAY CARPARK
MANCHESTER
M1 2RP

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STRETFORD

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MANCHESTER
M32 8WB

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Green Motion Manchester Piccadilly

Address
Peary Street
Manchester
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MANCHESTER CENTRAL

Address
2a Rondin Road
Manchester
M12 6LL

Opening hours
Monday: 08:00:00 to 18:00:00
Tuesday: 08:00:00 to 18:00:00
Wednesday: 08:00:00 to 18:00:00
Thursday: 08:00:00 to 18:00:00
Friday: 08:00:00 to 18:00:00
Saturday: 08:00:00 to 16:00:00
Sunday: 09:00:00 to 16:00:00

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17 BROADWATER ROAD
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AL7 3BQ

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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.

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