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Travel Smoothly: Tips for Ease and Efficiency at the Airport

Airports are undeniably stressful, whether you visit them annually, weekly or somewhere in between. If you’ve booked your summer getaway and are dreading spending the first few hours of your journey trapped in terminal two with a gaggle of panicky travellers, fear not – because you won’t be one of them.

After reading our handy airport travel tips, you’ll be breezing through the gates with your hand luggage perfectly packed, your boarding pass at the ready and your t...

Better Safe Than Sorry: Checking Your Rental Vehicle

There are a lot of things you need to look out for when going through with a vehicle rental, especially if you’ve chosen a company you haven’t used before. Here are a few tips from our team at LowerHire to help you travel safely and securely.

If you’ve hired a car befor...

Common Car Rental Mistakes You Must Avoid

Renting a car for an upcoming road trip? We’re here to help you avoid the most common vehicle hire mistakes so you can get out on the open road without a hitch.

One of the best ways to travel is by car – after all, who doesn’t love a road trip? There’s something captiva...

The New Age: Top Road Trip Apps

These days, heading off on a road trip isn’t what it used to be – and we mean that in the best possible way! The days of having to take a library of paper maps to plan your route and keep you on the right track are over, and with the rise of the Internet age, getting from A to B via as many Cs as you like has become a whole lot easier. The very handy side note is that if you’re looking for ways to save money along the way, there’s an app for that too! 

There are now...

Buckle Up for a Stress-Free Road Trip

Know the Rules

You’ve got your licence, so presumably you’re well acquainted with the rules and regulations of driving. However, depending on where you’re going, the rules can be quite different. In fact, in places like the USA and Australia, the regulations can even di...

What You Need to Know About Car Rental as a Young Driver

The Basic Facts

The first thing you’ll need to know about vehicle rental is that different companies have varying age limits. Some will allow you to rent at 18 or 19 (providing you’ve passed your test of course!) while others only allow drivers over 24 or 25. You may b...