We work hard to make sure that vehicle rental on holiday is easy!
Review the best car hire deals in Queenstown New Zealand from brands you can trust, including Enterprise, Hertz and Europcar.
We offer a variety of small family cars to twelve-seater MPVs along with hatchbacks and convertibles.
Our range of cars have cover for theft, damage and third party claims.
Security deposit amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Queenstown New Zealand. You can easily find the lowest insurance excess options using our search filters
Car rentals in Queenstown 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.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
We work hard 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
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 strive to be the best car hire website around so that you know when you book through us you're getting the best price, value and service.
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 your booking including prices and payments.
To begin your stress free booking process, simply head over to our homepage and type in the required details then in just a few seconds we'll bring up some brilliant deals based on your requirements.
Hiring a car, can be a stressful, surprisingly costly, ordeal which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
All of the deals on our website include all fees including everything that you're required to pay when you pick up the car, including (but not limited to) one way fees, extras and young driver fees.
When searching on our website for your rental, information you'll need includes:
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our aim is to make the car hire procedure as easy as we can.
We don't hide any charges, from the get-go, we are completely transparent.
When you complete your booking with us you'll receive a booking confirmation email with all of your rental information included. The email will include directions to the car rental pick up location and opening hours. If the rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be attached to the email
Save on your car hire in Queenstown New Zealand by booking your car well in advance. Take time to shop around the various different deals.
When you book a rental car with Stress Free Car Rental you will always know how much you are spending in advance - no scary fees, no hidden costs.
Before driving away take some time to get used to the vehicle and its controls. This is especially important if you're used to driving a manual gearbox on the other side of the road.
Driving in New Zealand Queenstown is on the left hand side of the road
If you'd like to drop off the car at a different location to the one you collected it from, all extra one way fees will be already included in the pricing detailed on the site.
Sometimes it's daunting the first time you hire a car in a different country, just relax and you'll soon find yourself acclimatised to the differences. Enjoy your vacation
If you plan take the car across the border to a different country, be careful to check the conditions of rental for cross border fees and to let the car rental company know. If you fail to do so there is a possibility that you will not be insured if you are involved in a situation where the car is damaged or stolen
Be careful if you're driving beyond the main cities in New Zealand to look out for animals in the road.
When driving on the opposite side than you're used to be cautious with roundabouts. Be sure to navigate traffic circles using a clockwise direction, giving priority to vehicles already on the road circle to your right.
We appreciate how daunting and frightening picking a car insurance product can be. The charges that are included in the price of hiring a car can be very confusing, these can include:
Stress Free Car Rental offers three levels of car hire excess cover, premium, essential and basic and we help you find the hire car that suits you, your family and your trip. You're able to view the details of these on the extras page of our website when making a booking.
Many car hire websites hide the insurance excess and security deposit costs in the terms and conditions. Customers are then surprised when the cash is taken from the debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really hinder your plans which is why we work differently at Stress Free Car Rental.