Approximately a 45 minute drive outside of central Paris, Charles de Gaulle airport handles almost 64 million passengers every year, making it the busiest airport in France. The airport is divided into 3 terminals, to collect your car hire at Charles de Gaulle airport in terminal 1 head to the arrivals hall on level 5, in terminals 2a, 2b, 2c and 2d head to level 1 and follow the signs, for terminal 2E and 2F head to exit 2a in the arrivals hall and for terminal 2G head to the outdoor car park area. There is no collection desk in Terminal 3 so if arriving there head over to Terminal 2.
Just over half an hour drive south of central Paris, Orly Airport is France's second busiest airport, handling almost 29 million passengers each year. Orly is a major hub for many low cost airlines including Ryanair and Transavia. When you arrive to pick up your hire car at Paris Orly Airport, you'll find the collection desks in the arrivals hall area of the main terminal building.
The main international gateway into the south east of France, Nice airport handles just over 11.5 million passengers each year. If you plan to collect your hire car at Nice airport, it's just a short 15 minute drive away from central Nice and just over 30 minutes drive from Cannes. When you arrive at the airport, most of the main car rental desks are located within the arrivals hall of the airport.
In the east of France, just over a 1 hour 30 minute drive from the country's border with Switzerland, Lyon Airport handles almost 8.5 million passengers per year, making it the country's fourth busiest airport. If you're picking up your car hire at Lyon Airport follow the ‘Location Voitures' signs in the arrivals area.
Located on the eastern side of the Etang de Berre (the second largest saltwater lake in Europe) and less than 25 minutes drive from Marseille centre, Marseille Airport flies over 8 million passengers every year. If you're arriving to collect your car hire at Marseille Airport the car rental collection area is on the ground floor of hall 4.
We strive to be the best car hire website around so that you know when you book through us you're getting the best value, service and price.
Booking a holiday, let alone renting a car, can be a stressful, costly, ordeal which is why our clever car hire matching technology will find you your perfect hire car at your dream price.
All of the rentals on our website include all charges including everything that you're required to pay when you collect the car, including (but not limited to) local taxes, extras and senior driver fees.
When searching for your rental, information you'll need:
To start your stress free booking process, head to our homepage and type in your locations and dates then in just seconds we'll bring up some brilliant deals based on your requirements.
Car rentals in France are usually fully insured with an excess amount. You can either purchase Essential cover for the excess or choose Premium cover to reduce the excess amount to zero. We clearly explain all of the insurance details every step of the way.
Yes, you can cancel your booking with a full refund anytime up until 48 hours before you collect the car.
An example average price for 5 days in Paris for November is GBP284.45 for a lead driver aged 35
The following car hire suppliers are available in France: Dollar, Thrifty, Hertz, National, Europcar, Keddy by Europcar, Alamo, Enterprise.
We understand how daunting and frightening picking a car excess cover product can be. The additional fees that are included in the price of hiring a vehicle are often very confusing, these can include:
A lot of hire car websites hide the insurance excess and security deposit costs in the small print. Customers are then surprised when the amount is taken from their debit card account or the amount is held on their credit card. We think this is unfair and can really obstruct your plans which is why we won't do that at Stress Free Car Rental.
We're not called Stress Free Car Rental for nothing! Our mission is to make the vehicle hire procedure as simple as we can.
As soon as you complete your booking on the website you will receive a rental confirmation email with all of your rental information included. The email will include directions to the car rental collection desk and opening hours. If the rental includes car hire insurance, all of the documentation will be included with the email
Save money on your car rental in France by booking your car in advance. Take time to shop around the various different deals.
Free Cancellation! You can cancel your car rental and receive a full refund until 48 hours prior to collecting your car.
Booking your car hire couldn't be simpler, there are filtering options and everything possible has been explained with key information detailed on each page.
Collecting at an airport but not sure what your flight number is? No Problem - you can book your rental now and add the flight number to your rental later on. Including your flight number will help the car rental company to wait for you if your flight is late. We recommend that you review the terms and conditions to understand what to do if your flight is delayed or cancelled.
We don't hide any fees, we are transparent from the get-go.
At Stress Free Car rental, we compare deals on a large range of car makes and models. Whether you’re looking for a small car to run around town, or perhaps a large SUV, a people carrier or a convertible for a road trip around | France, we’ve got you covered.
Transporting lots of bags? Need to take quite a lot of stuff with you but not quite enough to justify a van? Maybe one of our estate cars will meet your requirements. We list estate car deals from all of the brands you can trust in France.
Going on holiday with a larger group in France? Whether it’s a big family holiday or a golf vacation, we compare 12 seat and 15 seat minibus and van deals from a huge range of minibus rental brands.
Enjoy the wind in your hair whilst you road trip around France in your convertible car rental. We find great value deals on convertibles of all different sizes from Fiat 500 Cabriolets to Mustangs.
If you don't see a people carrier, minibus or car that you'd like to rent, or if you have any queries about luggage space or seating config, don’t hesitate to contact the team at Stress Free Car Rental.
Is your trip with more than 5 passengers? Stress Free Car Rental compares a large variety of people carriers available in France that can comfortably transport 7 or 8 passengers. For more than 8 passengers (or for 8 passengers plus a lot of bags) we suggest having a look at our range of rental minibuses.
Stress Free Car Rental compares a vast range of small cars, including Fiat 500s, Ford Kas, Nissan Micras and many more, ideal for navigating narrow city streets but keep in mind that you will be restricted on luggage space so it's best to pack light. .
Premium cover is the highest option for car hire cover we provide.
You're able to buy Premium Cover bundled with your vehicle rental, so that you understand the full price of everything before completing your booking.
Selecting Premium Insurance is optional, you can also opt to buy Premium Cover at the car rental desk, Sometimes it's less expensive to buy this up front on our website at the same time as you make your car rental booking.
We want you to be able to understand all of the options relating to which car rental insurance product is best for you, we work closely with our car rental partners to give you the ability to purchase a Premium cover product.
We'll process your refund in under 24 hours. All rentals booked with us can be cancelled up until 48 hours before you collect the vehicle
All car hire brands on our website are following local government guidelines re vehicle sterilisation and social distancing at the collection desk.