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Here you can compare rental cars and hiring of vehicles from several companies in cities in France. Look for and find the best prices on car rental. Search for and book directly in cities such as, Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Nice, Nantes, Strasbourg, Montpellier, Bordeaux, Lille. We list prices from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you want to pick up your car.
Facts about France
France is a country with approximately 64,768,000 inhabitants and is located in Europe. The capital is Paris which has 2,138,600 inhabitants. Total surface/area 547,030 km² / 211,209 mi². It is the 3th largest country on Europe when it comes to inhabitants and the 3th largest regarding the surface. Other names for this country is République Française, Republic of France. It consists of thirteen regions/states/counties and the largest are Île-de-France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Hauts-de-France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Grand Est, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Pays de la Loire, Normandy, Brittany, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Centre-Val de Loire and Corsica. France is the 21th largest country in the world when it comes to inhabitants and the 50th largest regarding its surface area. Sites on internet often have the domain ending .fr. Has neighboring countries such as Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Andorra, Monaco, Spain. Is it included in the price to cross national borders? Usually not, the car rental company may charge a fee to cross national borders to Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, Andorra, Monaco, Spain. All additional costs are paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency, Euro (EUR). It is stated in the rental terms and during the booking whether it is allowed to cross national borders and to which countries. We give tips and recommendations on activities, experiences, attractions and destinations which you can visit during your stay in France. See the weather reports and find maps. Euro (EUR) is the official currency for shopping and payments. To make a call, you use the country code +33. The top five highest mountains are Mont Blanc (4810 m / 15,781 ft), Mont Maudit (4465 m / 14,649 ft), Mont Blanc du Tacul (4248 m / 13,937 ft), Les Écrins (4101 m / 13,455 ft) and Aiguille de Rochefort (4001 m / 13,127 ft). Different languages that are used are e.g. French, Catalan, Corsican, Basque, Occitan, Arpitan, Breton. Paris (c. 2138600 pop), Marseille (c. 794800 pop), Lyon (c. 472300 pop), Toulouse (c. 433100 pop), Nice (c. 338600 pop) are the five largest cities.
Tourist attractions och activities in France
Do you travel with children and want to visit a Zoo? Aquarium de la Rochelle, Marineland d’Antibes, Parc des Cigognes, Zoo du Bois de Coulange, Parc Animalier de Sainte-Croix, Volerie des Aigles, The vallee de singes and La Montagne des Singes are tropicarium, tropical house, animal parks, aquarium, zoos and terrarium in France. Do you travel with your children? Cap Découverte, Piscine Tréziroise, Walibi Aquitaine, Arènes Louis-Thiers, Disneyland Resort Paris, Parc du Futuroscope and Koaland are water parks, amusement parks, or theme parks. It is often possible to stay one night or more at the vineyard. Rodier Eliette, Brunet Jean, Château Mazeris, Millaire Jean-Yves, Christophe Thorigny, Vrai Canon Bouché, Vignoble Paul Barre. Chateau La Grave, Chateau Franc Capet, Domaine de la Rouletiere, Domaine Le Capitaine, Scea Château Jacquet, Château Lamarche-Canon, Bourillon Frédéric, Domaine Allias, Chateau Boutinet, Jean-Marie Panisset, Château Mausse, Bourdoiseau Freslier Christine, Clos-Vougeot and Bertrand Alain are examples of wine producers and vineyards. Are you planning a wine tour and tasting in France?
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in France
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in France: Small SUV, SUV / Jeep (SUV), Economy elite, Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Cargo van, Luxury cars (Luxury), Compact cars (Compact), 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Special cars (Special), Medium SUV, Economy cars (Economy), Premium cars (Premium), Moped, Minivan, Mini cars (Mini), Mini elite, Convertible, Intermediate elite, Fullsize elite, Standard cars (Standard), 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Luxury elite, Hybrid cars, Electric cars, Estate, 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Exotic cars (Exotic), Intermediate, Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Compact elite. Big cities and popular destinations have more car types to choose from. If you want to rent a luxury car then search at the major airports and the most popular destinations in the major regions such as Île-de-France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Hauts-de-France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Grand Est, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Pays de la Loire, Normandy, Brittany, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Centre-Val de Loire and Corsica etc. It can also be harder to find and book special cars during peak season, if you do not search well in advance, before you need your rental car.
Cars you can rent in France are e.g. Fullsize cars: e.g. BMW 3 Series, Tesla Model S 75D, Audi A5, etc. Minivan: e.g. Ford Econoline, Mercedes Viano, etc. Intermediate elite: e.g. BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, etc. 5 seater minivan: e.g. Citroen C4 Picasso, Kia Carnival, Renault Scenic, Citroen Berlingo, etc. Mini elite: e.g. Mini Cooper, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Ford Galaxy, Volkswagen Touran, Mercedes Viano, Renault Espace, Compact elite, Electric cars, Special cars, Luxury elite, Economy elite, Small SUV, Large truck-lorry, Fullsize elite, Exotic cars, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Renault Koleos, BMW X6, Nissan Juke, Audi Q7, Nissan Qashqai, Small-medium truck-lorry, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Fiat 500 S Dualogic, Mini Clubman, Citroen C1, Toyota Aygo, Moped, etc. Compact cars: e.g. Renault Megane (2014 to 2017), Infiniti Q30, Citroen C4 Cactus, Fiat 500L, Mystery Car Compact or Larger, Hybrid cars, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Renault Scenic (Snow Tyres), Skoda Octavia, Toyota Avensis, etc. Estate: e.g. Skoda Octavia Estate, Ford Focus Estate, Mercedes E Class Estate, etc. Cargo van: e.g. Renault Master Cargo Van (8m3), Iveco Daily Cargo Tail Lift (18m3), Vauxhall Astra Combo Van, Iveco Tipper, Renault Master Cargo Van (10m3), etc. Luxury cars: e.g. Maserati Gran Turismo, Ferrari 458 Italia, Lamborghini Aventador Roadster, Rolls Royce Ghost, Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, etc. 9 seater minivan / Minibus: e.g. Mercedes Vito Diesel, Mercedes Vito Traveliner, Ford Tourneo, etc. Standard cars: e.g. BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe, Renault Laguna (2014 to 2017), Volkswagen Passat, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Toyota Yaris Hybrid, Peugeot 208 (2015 to 2018), Volkswagen Polo (Snow Tyres), Peugeot 2008, etc. Premium cars: e.g. Mercedes CLA, Mercedes C Class, Mercedes CLS, Mercedes SLK 350, Medium SUV, etc. Convertible: e.g. BMW 3 Series Convertible, Opel Cascada, Fiat 500 Convertible, Smart Convertible, Mercedes SLK Convertible, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Corsica, Oléron, Île de Ré, Noirmoutier, Belle Île, Île d’Yeu, Île de Groix, Île de Porquerolles, Île du Levant, Île Vierge, Vierge Island, Île Verte, Île Verte, Île Verte, Île Verte, Île Vénan, Vassivière, Île de Vallabrègue, Île Valhuec, Île d’Urbino, Île Tristan, Île de Trielen, Île Trébéron, Île de la Tradelière, Île de la Tour Fondue, Île du Toro, Île Tomé, Île Téviec, Îlot Tisaoson and Île de Tibidy etc, the range is smaller.
Traffic and parking regulations
Renting and driving a car is usually easy and effortless, but as in all countries there are many traffic regulations in France you must follow. If you are going to visit and drive in large cities such as Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Nice, Nantes, Strasbourg, Montpellier, Bordeaux, Lille, prepare yourself for a lot of traffic, especially in rush hour and that it is sometimes difficult to find parking. Try to memorize the most common parking and traffic regulations before you leave to ensure that your car trip is safe, and to avoid trouble with the police.
Tips on finding rental cars in France
How do you find the cheapest rental car in France? Book your car online, it is cheaper, easier and saves time. Book as early as possible, it becomes more expensive the closer you get to your trip. Book before you leave, especially if you are going to collect your car at an airport, such as Paris Charles de Gaulle Roissy Airport, Paris Orly Airport, Paris-Le Bourget Airport, Marseille Provence Marignane Airport, Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport, Lyon-Bron Airport, Toulouse Blagnac Airport, Nice Côte dAzur International Airport and Nantes Atlantique Château Bougon Airport. When you are searching with us you will find the best prices. To find the best price for a car, autoprio.com compares, among others, the following companies; Payless, Avis, Budget, Rentacar, Citer, Nomadcar, Flizzr, Goldcar, National, Advantage, Thrifty, Hertz, ADA, Autoclick, Dollar, InterRent, Europcar, Alamo, Firefly, Rhodium, TravelCar, Keddy By Europcar, King Rent, Hertz Dream Collection, Enterprise, Sixt in France.
Destinations in France
Compare car rental in regions such as: Car Rental Île-de-France, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Hauts-de-France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Grand Est, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Pays de la Loire, Normandy, Brittany, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, Languedoc-Roussillon, Centre-Val de Loire, Lorraine and Picardie. Car rental in towns such as: Rent a Car Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Nice, Nantes, Strasbourg, Montpellier, Bordeaux, Lille, Rennes, Reims, Le Havre, Cergy-Pontoise, Saint-Etienne, Toulon, Angers, Grenoble, Dijon and Nîmes. Car rental in airports such as: Car Rental Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, Paris Orly Airport, Paris-Le Bourget Airport, Marseille Provence Airport, Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport, Lyon-Bron Airport, Toulouse Blagnac Airport, Nice Airport, Nantes Atlantique Airport, Strasbourg Airport, Montpellier Airport, Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport, Lille Airport, Rennes-Saint-Jacques Airport, Le Havre-Octeville Airport, Saint-Étienne Bouthéon Airport, Toulon-Hyères Airport, Angers-Loire Airport, Grenoble-Isère Airport and Dijon-Longvic Air Base.
Frequently asked questions about car rental in France
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in France?
Yes, in most cases the car rental agent will charge an extra fee if you wish to return the vehicle at a different location. We will clearly state whether the one-way fee is included in the rental price or what additional cost may arise at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75 in France?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation.
Can I book without a credit card in France?
Yes. You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
Where can I purchase car rental insurancein France?
We recommend purchasing the damage refund insurance at the time of booking. Our insurance partners offer a complete damage refund insurance package which is up to 50% cheaper than what you would pay at the rental supplier’s desk. The insurance cost and conditions will be displayed at the time of booking.
Car rental companies we compare in France
Payless, InterRent, Rhodium, TravelCar, Goldcar, Avis, Hertz Dream Collection, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz, King Rent, Autoclick, Sixt, Firefly, Rentacar, Keddy By Europcar, Advantage, Dollar, Nomadcar, Flizzr, Alamo, Budget, Thrifty, National, ADA and Citer are the companies that autoprio.com compares in France.