You can pay online or at the counter when you collect your vehicle, using Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Diners debit or credit cards.  Don’t forget to bring the card you used to make your booking, when you collect your hire vehicle
 
You can’t use a debit card in Iceland and Canada. You can only use a credit card to hire a vehicle in these countries – even if you pay online. In the UK two payment cards are required at check out for added security for high value vehicles (Select Series, Group K and Group N).  For other countries this may vary.

Pre-paid cards are not accepted at rental check out when you collect you vehicle.

Unfortunately we don’t accept cards with Maestro, Solo, JCB or Cirrus logos.

Remember, the name on the card must match the driving licence of the main driver. And don’t forget to bring your payment card when you collect your rental. For high value vehicles, you may need to bring two credit cards for added security. 

Don’t forget to review the terms and conditions when you book, which include everything you need to know ahead of your journey.
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If you book online, you can either pay now or when you collect your hire vehicle.

There are some extras, such as additional cover and fuel that you can’t pay for until you collect your vehicle. Don’t worry. These will of course still be reserved for you. 

If you prefer, you can pay at the hire station. When you collect your vehicle we’ll swipe your credit card to gain authorisation for the full hire cost (including extras) but won’t take full payment until you return your vehicle.

Don’t forget to review the terms and conditions when you book, which include everything you need to know ahead of your journey. 

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When you signed up for Avis Preferred you provided your preferred payment method. We use this each time you book. You can update your profile and change the payment card at any time. Simply call your designated telephone line

View your Avis Preferred account by signing in using the "Your Avis" button a the top of this page. 

We offer you a couple of ways to pay to make it really easy. You can pay online now or later when you collect your vehicle. The choice is yours.

If you choose to pay online now, you’ll pay the full cost of your booking including extras. Some extras can only be paid for at the counter. We’ll let you know which ones when you book. Don’t worry – they will still be reserved for you. Just pay for them when you collect your vehicle. 

If you’d rather not pay online now, you can pay at the hire station. When you collect your vehicle we’ll swipe your credit card to gain authorisation for the full hire cost (including extras) but won’t take full payment until you return your vehicle.

Paying now will cost you less than paying later and means you can just enjoy the journey when you collect your hire vehicle, rather than worrying about paying when you return.

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A fixed value voucher only covers hire fees up to a certain amount, so you will need to pay for any extra costs not covered by the voucher.

A full credit voucher covers the entire hire, however much it costs.

You can pick up a fixed value voucher from a travel agent, but full credit vouchers are only available for business rentals through a corporate travel agent.

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An ACTO (Avis Company Travel Order) is a special voucher businesses give to staff so they can hire a vehicle with us.

Simply show your ACTO when you collect your hire vehicle and we’ll invoice your company directly. These vouchers can’t be used for online bookings.

If you would like to use these vouchers at work, simply set up an Avis corporate account

We give you the chance to collect miles or points through our partners each time you hire a vehicle, so you can continue to receive a premium service at premium value. 

But there are times you won’t be able to collect miles or points. This will happen if you’re a public-sector employee, using a travel industry or airline employee rate, renting a van, or using a substitute, net or tour operator rate.

If you hire more than one vehicle from the same location within 24 hours, your miles or points balance will only be credited once.

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You can redeem your coupon over the phone or in person at your hire station. Coupons cannot currently be used online. However, you can still book your vehicle online and redeem your coupon over the counter.

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You can pay using Visa (except Electron) and MasterCard debit cards.

But you can’t use a debit card to hire a vehicle in the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Iceland, Belgium, Luxembourg and Canada. You can only use a credit card to hire a vehicle in these countries – even if you pay online.

Unfortunately we don’t accept cards with Maestro, Solo, JCB or Cirrus logos.

Remember, the name on the card must match the driving licence of the main driver. Someone else can’t pay on your behalf.

And don’t forget to bring your payment card when you collect your rental. 

Need more advice? Call our reservations team.

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You can pay using Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Diners Club credit cards.

In fact, you can only use a credit card to hire a vehicle in Spain, Portugal, Ireland, Iceland, Belgium, Luxembourg and Canada. Unfortunately we can’t take debit card payments in these countries.

Remember, the name on the card must match the driving licence of the main driver.

And don’t forget to bring your credit card when you collect your rental. 

Need more advice? Call our reservations team.
 

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Yes, providing you have access to their credit card. The name on the card must match the driving licence of the main driver who must bring this card when they collect the rental. 

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