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Cheap Car Rentals in France

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What are the car rental prices for popular cities in France?

Below are the cheapest cities to rent a car in France

Price

$22 - $34

Out of all the popular cities in France, Bastia is the cheapest city to rent a car in at just $22/day. Renting a car in Bastia is 35% cheaper than renting one in Limoges where the per day rate is around $34. Other fairly inexpensive cities in France to get a rental car in are: Ajaccio ($22/day), Nice ($26/day), and Biarritz ($26/day). While these cities typically have cheaper prices than the rest of the country, travelers looking to rent a car in Paris should expect to spend around $28/day on their transportation. The most popular city to rent a car in France is Paris.

What is the cheapest time to rent a car in France?

January

$41

February

$47

March

$44

April

$58

May

$56

June

$61

July

$79

August

$64

September

$48

October

$52

November

$45

December

$56

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in France is January. The most expensive time to rent a car is July. The cheapest prices for each month are shown above, but prices will vary based on availability, how far out you book your rental car, and of course, car type.

Popular Car Types in France

There are 59 rental agencies servicing France. These agencies, altogether, have 6,743 rental locations available. Need an affordable rental? Small is the cheapest car type to rent in France with prices from $19 a day in the previous 7-day period. Here are 4 car types you can rent in France:

Compare available car types for rental in France

Small Cars

$38 - $59

All Car Types

$87 - $130

To rent a Small car in France, you would pay an average price of $48/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Small car in France (~$38/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$59/day). In fact, November is about 21% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Small rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Small car saves you 57% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best France Small rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Medium car in France, you would pay an average price of $99/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Medium car in France (~$72/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$143/day). In fact, November is about 28% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Medium rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Medium car saves you 10% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best France Medium rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Large car in France, you would pay an average price of $149/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Large car in France (~$100/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$177/day). In fact, January is about 34% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Large rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Large car is 27% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a SUV car in France, you would pay an average price of $98/day. August is the cheapest month to rent a SUV car in France (~$73/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is December (~$130/day). In fact, August is about 26% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a SUV rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a SUV car saves you 11% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best France SUV rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Van car in France, you would pay an average price of $124/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Van car in France (~$95/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is July (~$171/day). In fact, January is about 24% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Van rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Van car is 12% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity. Here are the best France Van rental prices found by Cheapflights users in the past 7 days:

To rent a Luxury car in France, you would pay an average price of $163/day. January is the cheapest month to rent a Luxury car in France (~$115/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is April (~$228/day). In fact, January is about 30% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Luxury rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Luxury car is 33% more expensive. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

To rent a Convertible car in France, you would pay an average price of $88/day. November is the cheapest month to rent a Convertible car in France (~$39/day), while the most expensive month to rent that same car type is March (~$148/day). In fact, November is about 57% cheaper than prices during the rest of the year to book a Convertible rental for France. When comparing with other car types available for rental in France, renting a Convertible car saves you 20% in costs. Please note that average prices are based on historical data and can vary depending on how early you book, availability for your travel dates, and vehicle popularity.

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Car Rental FAQs

Which car rental company is considered to be the best in France?

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Autoclick Rent A Car (10.0 rating), National (9.4 rating) and keddy by Europcar (8.9 rating) seem to be the best rental car companies in France.

What is the most popular car rental provider in France?

The most popular rental car company in France is Hertz. With prices on MINI starting at $1/day about 144% more people book with Hertz than other companies in the country.

What is the cheapest city to get a rental car in France?

At $17/day, the cheapest car rental price in France was found in Saint-Ouen-l’Aumône. On average, Saint-Ouen-l’Aumône has the cheapest daily rental car price ($21/day), which is 71% below average price for cities in France.

What side of the road do you drive on in France?

Cars in France are to be driven on the right side of the road.

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