There's a huge amount of reasons why we're different from our competitors but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental was born out of our own frustration with the process of renting a vehicle.
Our website compares millions of prices at 1000s of vehicle rental locations to obtain amazing offers and ensure that booking them on the website as fast, simple, simple, fast and Stress Free as it can be
When you visit the North West of England, be sure to visit iconic attractions like Manchester's National Football Museum, Chester Zoo, Royal Albert Dock in Liverpool or Blackpool Pleasure Beach. If you're a soccer enthusiast you really are spoiled for choice with stadiums like Anfield, Old Trafford, the Etihad Stadium and Goodison Park just a few kilometres away from each other.
This part of the UK was made famous for its grit and industry but has since transformed itself into an area that's dynamic, diverse and modern. Take a trip in your rental car to Leeds and experience Northern hospitality where a bit of Yorkshire charm can go a long way! When you visit Thornton-Cleveleys in the North West of England you'll be blown away by the stunning architecture and rich history of this.
A fantastic example of a traditional train station near Skelmersdale is Manchester Piccadilly. This lovely building has been there for lots of years and has served the citizens of Manchester greatly. Whether you're arriving there on the train or you're driving in your cheap rental car you have to make a visit to Manchester Piccadilly.
The North West's main airport is Manchester Airport, transporting up to thirty million passengers per annum. If you're departing the country via Manchester Airport, it's 9 miles away from Manchester. Most providers that offer rental cars at Manchester Airport are located conveniently a short free shuttle bus journey away from terminal building.
In the North West, you will discover a fantastic choice of attractions to do. From Crewe that is packed with amazing bars, restaurants and clubs and people who are welcoming, friendly and inviting, to stunning areas of natural beauty that are sat in the countryside.
During the COVID pandemic ensuring the safety of our customers continues to be our highest priority. As before the crisis and throughout Stress Free Car Rental provide free cancellation with a full refund on all hire cars. Whilst the current situation is ongoing, we have reduced the amount of time it takes to process refunds, our team deal with all refunds within 1 business day of receiving the cancellation request - with the funds usually clearing to the customer's account in less than a week.
All of our car rental partners are carrying out advanced cleaning procedures, following the applicable local regulations, during the current COVID pandemic. Here's an outline of some of the further measures carried out.
Europcar are carrying out extra vehicle deep disinfecting measures. Vehicle keys are also disinfected between all rentals and then kept in a sealed envelope once disinfection is complete. A zero contact policy is in place at the pick up and drop off areas, with all work areas cleaned thoroughly between every customer collection.
Between rentals, Hertz and Thrifty are carrying out a multi stage cleaning and sterilisation process, involving rigorous cleaning of the seats, door handles, steering wheel and keys.
New processes are being implemented by our car hire partner Greenmotion, involving the installation of safety protection screens and sanitiser units at collection locations. Employees are now wearing PPE such as gloves and masks. All cars are being thoroughly sanitised between every rental.
Premium cover is the highest level of 8 seater hire insurance we offer.
You're able to buy Premium Cover bundled with your 8 seater rental, so that you know the full cost of everything before you pay.
We accept American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when booking your 8 seater on our website.
It's incredibly easy on our website to filter which 8 seater hire partners do accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare the 8 seater hire partners do accept your preferred card type at the collection desk.
Along with being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we offer two different levels of insurance when you book a 8 seater with us.
Essential Cover comes with fire, weather, theft, damage caused to the vehicle, flushing the engine after misfuelling, key cover and more.
If you'd like to jump on a flight into the UK, the nearest airport to Manchester is Manchester airport, which is located 9 miles away from central Manchester. Manchester Airport (MAN) connects the North West to most destinations throughout the world, servicing over 30 million passengers a year. As one of the UKs main airports, Manchester handles multiple departures per day to all of the most popular destinations. You can book your rental car before you arrive at destinations including Lisbon Airport, Porto or Faro in Portugal You can also take international flights with hire cars available on arrival in Miami Airport, New York, Los Angeles, san Francisco or Orlando. You have the option to fly directly into Heathrow (LHR) Airport and then pick up a hire car when you land, with multiple flights available each day. When you land and clear security, the majority of the hire cars at Manchester Airport are in the car rental village which is just a short mini bus ride away from the airport terminal building.
There is also the option of arriving into Liverpool airport which is approximately 27 miles away from Manchester. Connecting Liverpool to Europe, Liverpool Airport has frequent flights to many European destinations, including Faro and Lisbon Airport in Portugal where you're able to pick up a car rental when you land at the airport. If you're arriving to the UK via Liverpool Airport, we include a range of low cost car rental deals at Liverpool Airport with no hidden fees guaranteed, most of the car rental brands are a short free mini bus drive from the terminal building.
9 miles further away than Liverpool airport is Leeds Bradford airport. In the region of Yorkshire in the North of England, Leeds Airport services a range of routes throughout Europe and domestically to popular holiday locations . You can jet off from Leeds to Alicante in Spain and collect a hire car for a road trip in the sun. as well as offering frequent flights to Heathrow Airport with car rental available to collect when you arrive. Rental cars in Leeds Airport are a short free shuttle bus ride from the terminal . Just look for the signs once you've picked up your luggage .
A possible fourth option is East Midlands airport which is approximately 59 miles away from central Manchester. East Midlands Airport has regular flights to most of the UKs favourite city break destinations, all of these locations have hire cars available to pre book at the airport, including Faro Airport and Lisbon in Portugal. The car hire collection area at East Midlands International Airport is located inside the terminal. Look out for the signs when you've passed the luggage collection area.
Would you like to hire a 8 seater with no credit card? We include all the payment options enabling you to collect your 8 seater hire using a debit card instead. You can use the filter section on our search results page to find these options.
Need an additional driver? keep an eye out for special discounts on our site for 8 seater rentals including free extra drivers. These deals can save you money compared to paying for extra drivers when you pick up the vehicle.
Our website only compares 8 seaters that come with a fair full to full fuel policy. You'll pick up the vehicle with a full tank and drop it off full. A small amount for the fuel will be held on your credit card when you collect the vehicle and refunded when you drop it off full. 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 expensive extra fees for refuelling, so always check the T&Cs for full to empty rentals.
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.