We've made discovering your perfect car hire incredibly easy. Whether you're looking to find the cheapest rental, a rental including full insurance or a rental with zero excess and no deposit, you can use the filters on our search results page to discover car hire that meets your requirements and budget.
We don't call ourselves Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the vehicle rental procedure as simple as possible.
When you book a rental car with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you're spending beforehand - no hidden costs, no scary fees.
Booking couldn't be easier, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained in each section.
We don't hide any charges, from the get-go, we are completely transparent.
Picking up at the airport but not sure of your flight number? It's ok! - you can book your rental now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Including your flight number will help the car hire company to wait for you if your flight is delayed. We recommend that you check the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.
You will have been provided with car rental pick up location instructions with your confirmation email. Take time to read through how to get to the car hire pick up location before you begin your trip
All the cars listed on our website include a full to full fuel policy. We recommend that you double check that the fuel tank is full prior to setting off. If it isn't you should inform the car hire company before driving away
If you've purchased Essential excess cover on our website or you've your own policy, we recommend to take some time to check the vehicle for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photographs on your phone of each part of the vehicle. If there is damage on the vehicle that isn't mentioned in your hire contract you must inform the car hire company
Remember to check the wheels and door locks for damage as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss if you're in a hurry to start your journey
If you haven't done so already ,check the carrental terms. There may be extra fees for crossing borders etc so make sure you understand these.
There's a wide variety 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 frustration with the process of hiring a car.
We work hard to ensure that we provide you with all of the best car rental prices in with no hidden fees.
So, the reason we do things a bit differently is because we got annoyed with seeing customers being hit with unexpected fees and knew we could do a better job.
Our technology checks millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car hire locations to hunt down great offers and ensure that booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as possible
We won't be beaten on price. Our car hire price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire car at a lower price, we'll match it.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier and location. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
All of our rentals include a full to full fuel policy. You'll pick the car up with a full tank and be asked to leave a small deposit for fuel when you collect the car. The deposit is refunded when you return the car with a full tank.
To collect your car the lead driver should present a Valid driver's license, Passport or National Identity Card, Credit or debit card in the lead driver's name, Home and local (hotel, villa etc) address and a Booking confirmation email. Any other requirements at collection will be clearly explained in your booking confirmation email.
We work hard to make sure that the prices you see on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car
We aim to be the best car hire agency around so that you know when you rent through us you're getting the best value, service and price.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head over to our homepage and input your desired rental location and dates then in just seconds we'll bring up some of the best deals based on your information.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be easier, you'll receive a booking reference which can be used, along with your email address, to check the status of your booking including prices and payments.
Renting a car, let along booking a holiday, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, experience which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your dream hire car at your dream price.
All of the deals on our website include all fees including anything that you're required to pay on collection, including (but not limited to) local taxes, additional drivers and senior driver fees.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
We get how frightening and daunting picking a hire car excess cover product can be. The extra fees that are included in the price of hiring a car are often very confusing, these include:
We work hard to make sure that car rental on your trip is simple!
Our range of cars have cover for theft, damage and third party claims.
Confused by security deposits? Stress Free Car Rental is here to guide you every step of the way. We work hard to deliver complete clarity when it comes to insurance excess and all of the other fees involved.
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Premium insurance is the highest level of car hire cover we offer.
So that you can make an informed decision regarding which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the ability to rent a car including a Premium cover product.
A lot of our clients decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are hiring a car because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that the customer has no large security deposit or car hire insurance excess risk. You can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
As well as being friendly, easy to use and of course, stress free, we also offer two different levels of insurance when you book a car with us.
Essential cover, offered at the same time as you make your vehicle booking, is a car hire excess reimbursement policy which covers you on a wide-range of extra charges that standard insurance doesn't.
Essential cover doesn't cover things like loss of theft/damage to content in the car, third party injury mechanical repairs, cleaning fees. For more details see the terms and conditions on the extras page of the website
Stress Free Car Rental are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make hiring a car Stress Free for our customers
You can use the filters on our search page to find your perfect car rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and reduced insurance excess options.
Vehicle Makes at each car hire location can vary. You will always be provided with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact make may vary from the one listed. If you require a particular make, at most car rental locations we offer options to reserve guaranteed models from selected suppliers . Use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.
Car rental prices can change significantly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important thing to recognise that affects car hire prices. Take this into account when considering your rental.
Extra drivers are available to pre book on our website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers when you pick up your rental.
Stress Free Car Rental only offer car rental that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared to the alternatives.
Pay with Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when hiring through us.
Stress Free Car Rental accepts a huge number of different currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).
Would you prefer us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Feel free to contact us and let us know. We're always open to new ideas about how to enhance our service to make booking your car hire a Stress Free experience.
It can be useful to know the payment options for your car rental in , as some payments for add ons (such as Sat Nav and child seats) might have to be paid for in local currency (by credit card or debit card) at the rental car collection desk.
Lots of the car rental brands we include on the website will accept a debit card when you collect the car; sometimes these do have different T&Cs related to them. Ensure that you check the terms if you plan to pick up the car using a debit card.
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.