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www.car-rental-hire.co.uk offers excellent value and excellent service for all your car rental needs in France. Reservations staff will confidently advise you on matters to do with your rental, and you will always have a telephone number to be able to make contact. Several of Eurpoes larges car rental companies supply hire cars in France. Companies such as Thirfty, Europcar Alamo and National carrentals. With large volumes of cars being hired, we are able to ensure that large discounts are passed on to our clients and offer a "No Hidden Extra Policy" with very cheap rental rates throughout France. For motor touring advice in france read our tips for driving a car in France.

Rental vehicles economy to luxury cars, sports cars to people carriers are available from Ferry Ports, Train stations, downtown locations and (Airports) Aéroport in France

  • New model hire cars, generally 3 months old.
  • Service second to none
  • Experienced call center to answer any rental queries
  • Online discount car hire prices
  • The facility to deduce the insurance excess
  • NO HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Hire cars in France are subject to the following;
    Hire cars can be driven unlimited mileage whiest on hire in France.
    Rest assured that cars will be very clean and service checked before you drive away.
    Cars will have a full tank of fuel when you collect them
    24hr breakdown assistance and replacement is with every vehicle hired.
    Car have reducible damage excess liability option with comprehensive insurance option.
    Facility to reduce car hire excess to zero.
    Drivers 21 years and over can hire a car in France, although not all groups will be available and there is a young drivers surcharge.
    It may be possible for an additional charge to arrange delivery of a hire car in france - you must contact us for further information.
    Meet and Greet services may be availbale at ferry ports and airports for an additional charge.
    One Way car rental can often be arranged from towns, cities and airports in Fance.

    Vehicle fleet of hire cars, minivans and luxury sporty rental cars and 4x4's;
    Economy hire cars, standard cars, full size saloons, estates and station wagons, MPV's, mini vans and people carriers as well as luxury rental cars are for hire. Cars are from a multi franchise fleet and include Citroen Aand Peugeot along with makes and models form many of the worlds leading car manufacturers.
    Choose between manual and automatic rental cars.

    One Way Car Hire
    One way car hire is often available. Collect from a hire depot and return to another - i.e Nice - Lyon or Marseille to St.Malo.

    All Airport charges are included in all our rental rates
    At airports, ferry ports and railway stations, some car rental companies pass on an additional fee which has to be paid in Euros on arrival. We do not, all airport/Premium location fees are included in all our car hire rates we have a "NO HIDDEN EXTRAS POLICY" so you can be sure that you will not get a nasty surprise.

    Rental Vehicle collection
    An extra driver can be added to the rental agreement when you collect the hire car. The driver must be there in person and produce a full valid driving licence which has been held for more than a year and be of suitable age to drive a rental car in France.
    Collection Time
    Choose the most convenient time that you want to collect your hire car, some people allow twenty minutes to pass through customs after their flight arrival at an International airport in France - this time will be confirmed on your voucher.
    Return Time
    Choose when you wish to return your rented car - unless an arrangement ahs been made to extend the hire - don't be late or you may have to pay an additional days rental if the rental period lapses another 24hr period.
    Rental Day
    Every twenty four hour period, starting at the time you have arranged to collect your hired vehicle.

    Deductible Damage Excess
    The excess amount is clearly stated on all car hire quotes, it is the maximum liability that you could be accountable for in cases of loss or severe damage caused in an accident - as long as you (the renter) have not been involved in malicious damage or alcohol consumption which invalidates every insurance policy.

    Rental Duration
    The number of days that you hire a car in France.

    Third Party
    All people other than the Insured person.

    Third Party Insurance
    Protects the driver against a claim made by anyone else in the event of damage or injury. This charge is included within the rental fee.

    Collision Damage Waiver (CDW)
    Collision Damage Waiver is included in the rental fee unless otherwise stated. The Collision Damage Waiver protects the Driver from any claim (minus the excess amount) in the event of damage happening to the vehicle on hire.

    Personal Accident Insurance
    Personal Accident Insurance is often covered by a travel insurance policy check your personal travel policy before selecting this extra.

    SKI EQUIPMENT PACKAGE: This includes snow tyres & snow chains & ski racks for tourists flying in, hiring a car and heading for the ski slopes! - These pieces of specialist vehicle equipment have to be requested at the time of booking and are generally not allowed on one way rentals.

    FUEL POLICY: All hire cars must be returned full of fuel or you will be charged the refill amount. The type of fuel to put in the car is mentioned on the rental contract, on the car's documents in the accessories pocket, and on the tank. In case of any doubt, you should ask at the gas station. Drivers are considered responsible in the case of any fuel mistake made.

    Mini vans, People carriers and MPV's arevery popular for families transporting children around France. You will be offerd a selection of automatic transmission - shift geared cars and also manual cars. In France you drive on the left handside of the road and all rental cars will be left hand drive. Many of the jeeps on offer will have convertible hoods. A rental company representative will be on hand to advise you of the workings of the vehicles hired when you arrive at the rental depot. It is important that you are totally familiar will all the controls before driving off.


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    Rent a car in France at many French towns, ferry ports and Airports including:
    Toulouse Blagnac Airport rentals |Dinard Airport hire cars |self drive cars in Corsica |Charleroi Airport fly drive |France carrentals |Marseille Airport rentals |Hire a car in Lyon |Rent a car at Nice airport rental counters are generally found in the arrivals hall. Follow the instructions on your rental voucher.