We can offer car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations or amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. An easy and safe booking of rental cars online. Autoprio.com can offer rental cars in the most cities, train stations and communities as well as airports in French Polynesia.
At our website, you can compare prices on rental cars and car rental from several companies in all cities in French Polynesia. Find the best prices for rental cars online. Search for and book a cheap car in cities such as, Faaa, Papeete, Punaauia, Pirae, Mahina, Paea, Papao, Arue, Afaahiti, Vaitape. We only list prices of rental cars from companies that are safe and quality assured so that there will not be any problems when you arrive.
Info about French Polynesia
French Polynesia has approximately 270,000 inhabitants and is located in Oceania. The capital is Papeete where about 26,400 people live. Total surface/area 4,167 km² / 1,609 mi². The 7th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 9th largest regarding the surface in Oceania. The largest regions/states/counties are Îles du Vent, Leeward Islands, Îles Tuamotu-Gambier, Îles Marquises and Îles Australes from a total of five. French Polynesia is the 185th largest country when it comes to inhabitants and the 178th largest regarding the surface in the world. Alternative names are French Establishments in Oceania, Territoire de la Polynésie Française, Établissements Français de l’ Océanie, Polynésie Française, French Settlements in Oceania, French Oceania. Weather and maps of cities, the country etc. in French Polynesia. Get suggestions on experiences, attractions, museums and destinations that could be worth a visit during your trip to the country. .pf is a common domain ending for websites. Faaa (c. 29900 pop), Papeete (c. 26400 pop), Punaauia (c. 25800 pop), Pirae (c. 14500 pop), Mahina (c. 14400 pop) are the five largest communities. French, Tahitian are languages used in the country. +689 is the country code to use to make a call to the country. The five highest mountains are Mont Orohena (2241 m / 7,352 ft), Mont Temeti (1213 m / 3,980 ft), Mont Duff (441 m / 1,447 ft), Mont Mokoto (425 m / 1,394 ft) and Sommet Tumu Meae Ufa (0 m / 0 ft). The official currency is Franc (XPF) and is used for your payments.
Activities & tourist attractions in French Polynesia
Cheap car rental with unlimited mileage in French Polynesia
There are many different models and sizes of cars to choose from. Fleet list in French Polynesia: Intermediate elite, Electric cars, 9 seater minivan / Minibus (9 seat minivan), Medium SUV, Compact cars (Compact), Large truck-lorry (Large truck), Small-medium truck-lorry (Small-medium truck), Economy elite, Compact elite, Fullsize elite, 7 seater minivan (7 seat minivan), Mini elite, Luxury cars (Luxury), SUV / Jeep (SUV), Cargo van, Exotic cars (Exotic), Mini cars (Mini), Fullsize cars (Fullsize), Premium cars (Premium), Minivan, Moped, 5 seater minivan (5 seat minivan), Estate, Small SUV, Economy cars (Economy), Luxury elite, Special cars (Special), Standard cars (Standard), Hybrid cars, Intermediate, Convertible. 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 Îles du Vent, Leeward Islands, Îles Tuamotu-Gambier, Îles Marquises and Îles Australes 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 French Polynesia are e.g. Mini elite, Standard cars, etc. 7 seater minivan: e.g. Toyota Previa, Volkswagen Touran, Convertible, Economy elite, Medium SUV, Large truck-lorry, etc. Intermediate: e.g. Toyota Corolla, etc. SUV / Jeep: e.g. Daihatsu Terios, Toyota Rav4, Minivan, Premium cars, Hybrid cars, etc. Economy cars: e.g. Nissan Micra, Toyota Yaris, Small SUV, 9 seater minivan / Minibus, Cargo van, etc. Mini cars: e.g. Ford Ka, Kia Picanto, Compact elite, 5 seater minivan, Intermediate elite, Small-medium truck-lorry, Compact cars, Luxury cars, Fullsize cars, etc. Estate: e.g. Mitsubishi Lancer Estate, Electric cars, Luxury elite, Fullsize elite, Exotic cars, Special cars, Moped, etc. However, in smaller cities and on islands like Tahiti, Massachusett Island, Teuaua, Tahuata, Motu Tabu, Motu Tabu, Patioti, Motu Papa, Motu Ofio, Motutui, Motu Mokohe, Mohotani, Motu Keo Keo, Hiva Oa, Hanakee, Motu Haane, Fatu Huku, Emeni, Vaitutaki, Vaiatekeue, Totegegie, Tivaava, Tiovaava, Teupukahaia, Tetavakeroa, Tepu-Nui, Tenoko and Temoe etc, the range is smaller.
Tips on how to find a rental car in French Polynesia
How do you find the cheapest rental car in French Polynesia? 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 Faaā International Airport, Raiatea Airport, Atuona Airport, Huahine – Fare Airport, Raivavae Airport, Mataiva Airport, Moorea Airport, Moruroa Airport and Apataki Airport. When you are searching with us you will find the best prices. When you are looking for a rental car in French Polynesia, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: Avis, Hertz, Europcar.
Parking and traffic regulations
Driving a rental car in French Polynesia is not that difficult, but as in most countries there are parking and traffic regulations you must abide by. It is better to learn the most important parking and traffic regulations before your trip to avoid fines and make your trip safe. If you are planning to rent a car in the larger cities such as Faaa, Papeete, Punaauia, Pirae, Mahina, Paea, Papao, Arue, Afaahiti, Vaitape, you had better plan ahead! You might have trouble finding parking and there is often traffic, especially during rush hour.
Destinations in French Polynesia
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Frequently asked questions about car rental & renting a car in French Polynesia
Can I book without a credit card in French Polynesia?
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.
How much do you charge for excess in French Polynesia?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
What is the cheapest car rental company in French Polynesia?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars were found on Autoprio.com at Europcar, Hertz and Avis.
What are the best rental car companies in French Polynesia?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in French Polynesia are Avis, Hertz and Europcar.
Which documents do I need to bring to the rental desk in French Polynesia?
The rental voucher we will send you as part of the booking confirmation contains all documents required at the time of pick-up in French Polynesia. In most cases, in order to release the reserved vehicle, you need to bring: Credit card in the name of the driver. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases, American Express. Please consult your Booking Confirmation for list of accepted Credit Cards. Driving licence. Please note that only a full licence held for minimum of 1 year with no major endorsements will be accepted. Read more about requirements for driving licence. Booking voucher. This will be sent to you within 48 hours after booking and must be printed out. Any other forms of identification requested by the car rental agent in their terms and conditions. Details can be found on your rental voucher.
How old do you have to be to rent a car in French Polynesia?
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.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent in French Polynesia has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency.
Where can I purchase car rental insurance in French Polynesia?
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.
How can I find car rentals near me in in French Polynesia?
Do a search for the city, island or airport closest to you in French Polynesia. A search for country or e.g. island in French Polynesia lists the largest airports. Then take a look at our map of car rental companies to find the best rental cars near you.
Which costs are included in the rental price?
In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk in French Polynesia. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
Are there extra charges for drop-off at a different location in French Polynesia?
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.
What are the most popular car rental locations in French Polynesia?
Based on searches on autoprio.com, the most popular cities to rent a car in French Polynesia are .
Which optional extras are available in French Polynesia?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked online: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk in French Polynesia. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Car rental companies we compare in French Polynesia
When you are looking for a rental car in French Polynesia, autoprio.com compares, for example, these companies: Avis, Europcar and Hertz.