Skyscanner's guide to hidden charges

Check out our simple explanations for the most common terminology and jargon used by car hire companies! To help you choose the cheapest and most suitable car hire deal we've also highlighted some of the hidden charges and extra fees that car hire companies may add.

Rental companies may charge extra for drivers aged under 25, normally payable when you pick up your car. Age restrictions may apply in certain locations. Check the rental company's website before booking.