High Quality Deals on Car Hire in Tauranga City

Would you like to hire an SUV, a people carrier, minivan or convertible at Tauranga City New Zealand?

At Stress Free Car rental, we compare prices on a huge selection of car types and sizes. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around Tauranga City | New Zealand, we’ve got you covered.

Feel the wind in your hair whilst you road trip around Tauranga City New Zealand in your convertible rental car. Stress Free Car Rental finds low cost deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.

If your luggage includes 2 large bags, we recommend looking at a rental in our Large Car category. Large category cars have plenty of space for up to 5 passengers along with 2-3 large suitcases and a couple of smaller bags.

Looking to drive something extra special whilst you’re in Tauranga City New Zealand? Stress Free Car Rental's Prestige Car Hire category compares prices for prestige car manufacturers such as Porsche, Mercedes, Audi, BMW and Range Rover.

If you’re struggling to find a people carrier, minibus or car that meets your requirements, or if you have any enquiries regarding luggage space or seating set up, don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Have lots of bags? Need to transport a lot of stuff on your trip but not enough to require a van? Maybe one of our estate cars will meet your requirements. We include estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in Tauranga City New Zealand.

Travelling with a larger group in Tauranga City New Zealand? Whether it’s a golf trip or a holiday with the extended family, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat van and minibus prices from a vast array of minibus rental brands.

Travelling with more than 5 passengers? We includes a variety of people carriers available in Tauranga City New Zealand that easily accommodate 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus lots of luggage) we suggest taking a look at our selection of minibuses for hire.

We provide a wide selection of small cars, from Ford Kas to Fiat 500s, perfect to drive around narrow city streets but keep in mind that you will be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .

Car rental in Tauranga City New Zealand made simple

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

Extra drivers are available to reserve on our website on the extras page. In most cases you will pay for extra drivers on pickup.

Car rental availability can vary significantly at different times of the year. School holidays are an important thing to consider that influences car rental prices. Factor this in when planning your rental in advance.

Vehicle types at each car rental location can vary. You will always be provided with a car in the same vehicle class but the exact model may vary from the one booked. If you have a preference for a particular make, at most car hire locations we offer pre bookable guaranteed models from selected car rental companies . You can use the filters on the site to find guaranteed model options.

You can use the filters on our website to find your ideal car rental, including options with an automatic transmission, diesel engine and low security deposit options.

We only offer car hire that includes a full to full fuel policy. Full to full is always a better deal compared to the alternatives.

Why Stress Free Car Rental is different

There's a huge amount 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 personal frustration with the process of renting a car.

Car hire providers we list on the website include the main vehicle hire providers like Enterprise and Europcar there are some firms we know will not give you the experience or price that you deserve - so we don't list these on our website.

The reason we decided to do things a bit differently is because we got annoyed with seeing customers being hit with unexpected charges and thought we could provide a more transparent service.

Stress Free Car Rental checks millions of car hire prices at 1000s of car rental locations to find you the best offers and make booking them on the website as quick, easy and Stress Free as possible

Stress Free Car Rental don't like to work with just any car hire companies. We're cautious to only work with car rental brands you can trust.

Stress Free Car Rental won't be beaten on price. Our car hire price match guarantee means that if you find the same hire car at a lower cost, we'll match it.

Stressfreecarrental.com work hard to ensure that we provide you with all of the best car rental deals in Tauranga City New Zealand with no nasty surprises.

Our pricing always includes extra fees that other car rental websites often don't include - this ensures that your experience is as transparent as possible.

Picking up your Tauranga City New Zealand Car rental using a debit card and other payment card options.

We accept American Express, Visa or a Mastercard credit card or a debit card issued by a bank or credit card company when hiring through us.

Very often, car rentals that include the Premium Cover option will enable you to use a debit card when you pick up the car with no additional fees. You're able to view if a debit card is accepted, along with the different car hire excess and insurance alternatives on the extras page of our website booking process.

We accept a huge number of currencies including British Pounds (GBP),US Dollars (USD) and South African Rand (ZAR).

It's important to consider when deciding if you'd prefer to use a debit card on collection, car hire companies often block an excess on the lead drivers credit card, this can be a large amount of money and if you choose to pay using debit card this can be debited from your bank and not refunded until a couple of weeks following completion of your rental contract.

Would you like us to take payment using something other than debit card and credit card? Feel free to contact us to let us know. We’re always open to new ideas regarding how to improve our service and make arranging your car hire a Stress Free experience.

If you choose Essential or Basic 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’ll usually be given the option to pay for a top up policy by the hire company on collection, this then allows you to use a debit card in the name of the lead driver.

It’s worth bearing in mind that often car rental partners that do allow debit card on collection are not as cheap as those that accept credit card only.

Many of the Tauranga City New Zealand car hire companies we compare prices for accept a debit card when you collect the car; sometimes these do have special conditions related with them. Be careful to review the terms if you'd like to use a debit card at the desk when collecting the car.

It’s useful to understand the payment options for your car rental in Tauranga City New Zealand, as some payments for add ons (like Sat Nav and child seats) might need to be settled in local currency (by credit card) on vehicle collection.

Stress Free Car Rental's Premium cover

Premium cover is the highest level of car hire cover we offer.

Lots of our customers decide to choose the Premium Cover option when they're are hiring a car because it usually reduces the excess to zero meaning that you have no large security deposit or car rental insurance excess risk. Customers can also often pay with debit cards with Premium Cover if credit card is a problem.

Choosing Premium Insurance is completely optional, you can also choose to buy Premium Cover at the car hire counter, it's often cheaper to book this in advance on our website when you make your car hire booking.

So that you're able to understand all of the options regarding which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to provide you the ability to buy a Premium cover product.

On our website it's possible to buy Premium Cover alongside your vehicle rental, so that you know the total cost of everything before starting your trip.

Tauranga City New Zealand frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my rental in Tauranga City New Zealand if I change my mind?

Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.

What do I need when I collect the car in Tauranga City 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.

Is the car hire fully insured?

Car rentals in Tauranga City 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.

Are there any hidden charges in your prices for car rental in New Zealand?

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

For my car rental in New Zealand, how can I reduce the insurance excess?

Insurance excess amounts vary for each car rental supplier in Tauranga City New Zealand. You can easily find the lowest security deposit options using our search filters

Why book with us?

We don't call ourselves Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! We aim to make the vehicle hire process as easy as we can.

Free Cancellation! You're able to cancel your car rental and get a full refund up until 48 hours prior to collecting your car.

When you book a rental vehicle with Stress Free Car Rental you'll always know how much you're spending beforehand - no hidden costs, no scary fees.

Just let us know and we'll do the rest - it really is that, well, stress free!

Booking couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed in each section.

When you complete your booking on the website you will receive a booking confirmation email with all of your rental details included. Confirmation emails include directions to the car hire 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 rental in Tauranga City New Zealand by booking your car in advance. Take some time to shop around the various different prices.

Picking up at an airport but not sure what your flight number is? 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 rental provider to wait for you if the flight is late. Always review the terms and conditions to understand what you need to do if your flight is cancelled or delayed.

We don't hide any charges, we are transparent from the get-go.

Our advice of things to check when collecting your vehicle hire

You'll have received car hire location collection instructions with the email confirmation. Take time to read through how to find the car hire pick up location before you leave

Be sure to check the fuel type for the vehicle and check which side of the car the fuel cap is on

If you have bought Essential excess cover on our website or have a different policy, always take time to check the car for pre existing damage. Also spend some time taking photos on your phone of each part of the vehicle. If damage exists on the vehicle that is not mentioned in your rental contract you should inform the car hire company

You should inspect the wheels and door locks for damage as well. Locks and wheels are easy to miss when you are in a rush to begin your trip

Spending some time to take photos and report any damage, whether internal or external, will help to avoid any problems with the car hire provider when returning the car

Before driving away ,check the carrental T&Cs. There could be additional charges for crossing borders etc so ensure that you understand these.

All the vehicles listed on our website include a full to full fuel policy. You should ensure that the tank is full before you set off. If it is not you should report this to the car hire company before driving away

Beside the exterior, you should also spend time documenting all damage to the inside of the car and reporting it to the car hire company prior to starting your trip

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