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France Car Hire

There are so many wonderful places to holiday in France you could return for years visiting regions you won’t have travelled to before and experience a holiday of a lifetime each and every time you visit.

Eiffel Tower, Paris, FranceThe list of great and varied things France offers its visitors to see and do is endless, whether it is a relaxing countryside holiday enjoying the great food and wine, skiing in the Alps or Pyrenees, a city break to Paris, beach holidays to the Atlantic Coast or the South of France by the Mediterranean. At 962 km north to south and 950 km east to west, France covers a large land area, making car hire in France an important part of getting around and allowing you to visit the sites and attractions at your own pace.

Nice, works with many independent and international car hire companies throughout France, offering great deals for cheap France car hire in popular destinations such as Paris, with pick up locations across the city and Charles de Gaulle Airport. If you are heading to the French Riviera then Nice Airport will be a preferred rental location. Skiing in the French Alps at resorts such as Chamonix and Val d'Isere? Then pick up a vehicle from Geneva Airport French Side and get a great deal with a winter package. For gastronomes, a visit to Bordeaux is a must followed by a tour around the French Pyrenees.

Corsica Harbour, also provides fantastic car hire deals for those holidaying in Corsica with rental locations covering all the island's airports and main resorts. offers both city centre and France Airport car hire with flexibility on pick up and drop off locations to also allow one way car hire in France. Booking car rental with is quick, easy and secure, allowing you to source cheap car hire in France.

Working with leading international car rental partners as well as local companies, a great variety of vehicles are available for car hire in France and a number of factors should be taken into account when making your choice? Will you be doing a lot of driving? Will the driving be on minor roads, major roads called Route Nationale (N Roads) or Motorways (Autoroutes)? For shorter journeys and smaller group sizes hire Economy and Compact cars such as the Ford Fiesta, Peugeot 107 and VW Golf. For longer journeys and larger group sizes try Intermediate and Fullsize vehicles like the Ford Mondeo, Saab 9-3 and the Toyota Avensis.

Renting a convertible in France is also very popular especially the South of France and the picturesque mountain regions of the Pyrenees and Alps. You can also hire a range of people carriers and minivans such as the Renault Espace, the Ford Galaxy 7 seater and the 9 seater Mercedes Vito for larger party sizes. GPS Sat Nav hire is also available and our rental partners offer both manual and automatic car hire in France. Additional driver, infant seat, child toddler seat or booster seat, ski rack and snow chains can be pre-purchased at a supplement.

One important consideration is whether to rent a car with a diesel or petrol engine. If you are used to driving a vehicle with a diesel engine then you can restrict the search results to only show diesel powered rental cars. has a great choice of available cars offering different makes and models for you to book cheap car hire in France online at the best prices. Many rentals only require a low deposit at the time of booking with the balance paid on collection in France. No excess insurance can be pre-purchased to reduce liability if the vehicle is accidentally damaged, involved in an accident or stolen during the rental period.