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 diligently to make sure that our prices on our website for your car hire include all costs. Including anything you need to pay when you collect the car in New Zealand
Car rentals in Fox Glacier Airport New Zealand are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.
All of our rentals in Fox Glacier Airport New Zealand include a full to full fuel policy. You'll collect the car 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.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the car hire process as simple as possible.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you'll receive a rental confirmation email with all of your rental details included. The email will include directions to the car hire collection desk and opening hours. If your rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be attached to the email
When you book a hire vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you are spending beforehand - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Collecting at an airport but not sure of your flight number? No Problem - you can book your rental now and add the flight number to your booking later on. Adding your flight number will help the car rental provider to wait for you if your flight is delayed. Always check the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.
Save money on your car rental in Fox Glacier Airport New Zealand by booking your car well in advance. Take time to shop around the various different offers.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information explained on each page.
Just get in touch and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, simple!
Want to pay with a debit card? Require a GPS included? No problem. You'll find all of the options on the website including low prices for extras such as additional drivers and GPS. We offer options to pay with a debit card wherever possible. You can use the filters on the website to quickly and easily find these options
We understand how daunting and frightening choosing a hire car insurance product can be. The extra fees that are included in the price of hiring a car are often very confusing, these can include:
A lot of car rental websites hide the expensive insurance excess and security deposit costs in the terms and conditions. Customers are then shocked when the cash is taken from the debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is wrong and can really obstruct your plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.
Before driving away spend some time to familiarise yourself with the car and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
if you normally drive on the opposite side be careful of roundabouts. Be sure to navigate roundabouts in a clockwise direction, giving way to vehicles currently on the road circle to the right.
If you'd like to take the car across the border into a different country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for any cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you don't there's a possibility that your insurance will be invalidated if you are involved in an accident or the car is stolen
Be vigilant if you're driving beyond the main cities in New Zealand to look out for wildlife in the road.
It can be daunting the first time you drive in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Have a great trip
If you're planning to leave the car at a different place to the one you picked it up from, any additional one way fees will be included in the price detailed on the site.
you should keep some spare change available in the car to pay for toll roads. most tolls accept credit cards but it's always safer to have some change just in case
If you receive a traffic violation fine when driving in New Zealand Fox Glacier Airport the vehicle rental company might take this amount from the credit card you've placed on record. If this is the case you will be notified by email once this has been processed
Make sure hiring a car at Fox Glacier Airport (FGL) is as Stress Free as possible using our simple and quick booking website
When the car rental desk is inside the airport at Fox Glacier Airport (FGL), this will be clearly signed within the airport just after passport control.
When at the car hire collection desk you'll need your driver's licence, a copy of your confirmation email and your passport. In most cases, you'll also need a credit card in the name of the lead driver. Always verify the exact requirements of the rental collection before begin your journey
Once you've booked you'll receive a confirmation email including the details of how to find the car rental pick up location
Don't forget to collect your bags before you head to the car rental collection desk. Often, the car rental collection desk is groundside at the airport ,so once you've cleared security it might be impossible to return to the luggage belt. For more information regarding the layout of the airport visit the Fox Glacier Airport (FGL) website.
Occasionally the car hire collection desk location is a short shuttle bus drive from the airport, the transfer is provided free of charge by the car rental provider. You should review your booking information to understand where the shuttle bus will pick you up.
If your flight departure is late always ensure that the car hire company knows in advance. Many of them will try to remain open longer than usual if you inform them that your flight will be picking up the car later than planned. To help with late collections it's recommended always informing us of your flight number with the car rental booking.
Always check where the car hire drop off location in Fox Glacier Airport (FGL) is. The drop off location can be in a different area of the airport from where you've picked the car up. This information will be included with your rental confirmation email and also included within the car hire company's T&Cs.
You can use a Visa, Mastercard or an American Express credit card or a debit card provided by a bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
If you've chosen Essential or Basic Cover with your rental, this usually means that you’ll have to have a credit card in the name of the lead driver when you collect the car. You will more often than not be given the option to buy a top up policy by the hire partner on collection, which then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
We accept a huge number of currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
Many of the Fox Glacier Airport New Zealand car rental brands we include accept a debit card when you collect the rental; but often these do have different T&Cs related to them. Be careful to check the T&Cs if you'd like to use a debit card when you collect the car.
It’s worth bearing in mind that quite often car hire partners that will allow debit card on collection are more costly than those that accept credit card only.
Would you like us to accept payments using something other than credit card or debit card? Feel free to get in touch to let us know. We’re always open to ideas regarding how to enhance the service we offer and make booking your car hire as Stress Free as it can be.
One important thing to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card at the collection desk, car hire companies often hold an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the hold is often a large amount of money , if you decide to pay with debit card this might be debited from your account and not refunded until a couple of weeks following your rental has ended.
We’ve made it really easy on our website to view which car rental companies can accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare the car hire brands do accept your card type on collection.
There's a bucket load of reasons why we are different from our rivals but to start, it's important to understand that Stress Free Car Rental exists because of our frustration with the process of hiring a car.
Our website collects millions of car rental prices at 1000s of car hire locations to find you great offers and ensure that booking them on our website as quick, easy and Stress Free as it should be
We do not work with just any car hire firms. We're selective to only work with brands you can trust.
The reason we do things differently to other car rental websites is because we got annoyed with seeing people being hit with unexpected fees and thought we could do a better job.
We don't like to be be beaten on price. Our price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire vehicle at a lower cost, we'll match it.
Pricing on our website includes additional fees that other car hire websites often don't display - this makes sure that your experience is as transparent as it can be.
Stress Free Car Rental provide you with all of the best car hire deals in Fox Glacier Airport New Zealand with no hidden fees.