We accept Visa, American Express or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card provided by your bank or credit card company when renting a car on our website.
Don't forget that quite often car hire companies that do allow debit card on collection are more expensive than those that accept credit card only.
Would you prefer us to allow you to pay using something other than credit card or debit card? Please contact us to let us know. We’re always open to new ideas regarding how to enhance the service we offer and make booking your car hire as Stress Free as it can be.
It's ridiculously easy on our website to identify which car hire companies will accept a debit card. Simply use the filters on the second page to compare the car hire partners do accept your card type at the counter.
You can book using a huge number of currencies including Euros (EUR), British Pounds (GBP), US Dollars (USD) and Australian Dollars (AUD).
Frequently, car rentals that come with our Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You can compare if a debit card is allowed, along with all of the different car hire security deposit and insurance alternatives on the second step of the booking process.
When you opt to include Basic or Essential Cover for your car rental, this usually means that you’ll need to present 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 when you collect the car, this then enables you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.
One thing to think about when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card at the collection desk, car hire companies often block an insurance excess on the lead drivers credit card, the credit card hold is often a considerable amount of money , if you opt to pay with a debit card this will be debited from your bank and not refunded until a couple of weeks following your rental has ended.
Most of the Fox Glacier New Zealand car rental brands we include accept a debit card when you collect the car; but often these do have different T&Cs related to them. Always be sure to understand the terms and conditions if you intend to use a debit card when you collect the car.
It is useful to know the different currency and payment options for your car rental in Fox Glacier New Zealand, as some payments for extras (like extra drivers and child seats) might need to be paid for in local currency (either in cash or by credit card) when you pick up the car.
Car rentals in Fox Glacier 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.
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.
All of our rentals in Fox Glacier New Zealand 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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
We work diligently to ensure 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 in New Zealand
We are based in Manchester UK and we're on a mission to make renting a car a Stress Free experience
Car rental availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. peak holiday times are an important factor to recognise that affects car rental prices. Factor this in when considering your rental.
Extra drivers are available to reserve on our website on the extras page. In many cases you will pay for additional drivers when you pick up your rental.
Vehicle Models at each car rental location can vary. You will always be provided with a car that’s the same size in terms of body style, passengers and luggage capacity but the exact model may vary from the one displayed. If you would prefer a particular model, at most car rental locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on the website to find guaranteed model options.
Stressfreecarrental.com only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared with other car rental fuel policies.
You can use the filters on the search results to find your ideal car rental, including options with an automatic gearbox, diesel fuel and reduced insurance excess options.
Premium cover is the highest level of car hire cover we provide.
You're able to buy Premium Cover bundled with your vehicle rental, so that you understand the cost of everything before you pay.
Choosing Premium Insurance is optional, you can also opt to purchase Premium Cover at the car rental desk, It might be less expensive to buy this in advance on our website when you make your car hire booking.
Many of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are renting a vehicle because it usually lowers the security deposit for the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. You can also often collect the car using debit cards with Premium Cover if using a credit card is a problem.
Before commencing your trip take some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is very important if you normally drive a manual transmission on the opposite side of the road.
If you'd like to leave the vehicle in a different location to the location you collected it from, all extra one way charges are included in the price detailed on our website.
It can be intimidating at first to rent a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself used to the differences. Enjoy your vacation
When driving overseas lots of countries have very stringent restrictions regarding drinking alcohol when driving. To be safe, we advise you not to drink any alcohol at all when driving your vehicle
Be vigilant when driving outside of the main cities in New Zealand to look out for wildlife in the road.
you should have some change ready in the car to pay for tolls. Many toll roads will accept cards but it's better to have some change just in case
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All of the deals on our website include all charges including anything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, additional drivers and young driver fees.
Once your booking has been made, managing it couldn't be more straightforward, 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.
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