Bordeaux

Cheap Car Hire in Bordeaux

Bordeaux, Gironde, France
14 Jul — 21 Jul
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Bordeaux, Gironde, France
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Bordeaux Car Hire in 2022

Most popular companyINTERRENT
Price of gas per litre£1.82
Average price per day£57
Cheapest price per day£28

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

January

£29

February

£31

March

£36

April

£48

May

£46

June

£50

July

£58

August

£51

September

£42

October

£41

November

£35

December

£39

Currently, the cheapest month to rent a car in Bordeaux 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.

Top hire agencies in Bordeaux

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Best Bordeaux Car Hire Deals Found

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Car Hire FAQs

What are the requirements to hire a car in Bordeaux?

The minimum age to obtain a cheap car hire in Bordeaux is 21, and you must have your passport in addition to your full driver’s licence and insurance papers on hand. An International Driving Permit is not necessary for UK nationals but is required for all other non-European drivers. There are almost 35 offices where you can get hire cars in Bordeaux, and of these, SIXT, Hertz and Sunnycars lead the way with a minimum of four locations apiece. Credit or debit cards are accepted for payment at any of the car hire locations in Bordeaux.

What are the rules for driving in Bordeaux?

Driving a car hire in Bordeaux is done on the right-hand side, while EU policy dictates that seatbelts must be used by front and rear occupants and hands-free mobiles cannot be used when on the road. Note that while driving your hire car in Bordeaux, you can only drive for a maximum of nine hours per day and a maximum of 56 hours per week, with a break of at least 45 min every four and a half hours. The legal speed limits are 50 km/h (31 mph) on urban roads, 80 km/h (49 mph) on rural roads and 110-130 km/h (68-80 mph) on highways, and it is illegal to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs while driving. Before obtaining a car hire in Bordeaux, it’s best to check with the Bordeaux department of motor vehicles for recent law changes, and you should have your car hire documents and ID whenever on the road.

What type of car is recommended for driving in Bordeaux?

There are many types of cheap car hires in Bordeaux that can make your trip rewarding and enjoyable. Economy car hires such as the Kia Picanto or the Fiat Seicento are great for downtown city streets, tend to be more fuel efficient and are easier to park. Luxury car hires in Bordeaux like the BMW X1 or the Aston Martin Virage, however, offer more comfortable seating, more storage space and are great for road trips.

Where are the best places to park in Bordeaux?

The best places to park your car hire in Bordeaux will vary according to location. There are several public car parks in the city that are open 24 hours, where tariffs range from about €0.40-6.20 (£0.35-5.45)/two hours. Otherwise, parking zones in Bordeaux are indicated by colours. On-street parking in orange zones costs around €3.60 (£3.20)/two hours and in red zones roughly €5 (£4.40 )/two hours. These tariffs apply Monday to Saturday 09:00-19:00, with a limit of four hours 15 minutes at any location. Parking for persons with limited mobility is usually free in orange and red zones throughout the city, and both zones are free for all vehicles on Sundays and public holidays. Payment can be made at meters by cash, card or with mobile apps such as OPnGo.

What is the cheapest hire car found in Bordeaux?

In the past two weeks, Cheapflights users have found many deals under £48/day when booking a car hire in Bordeaux. The absolute best deal a user found was for £23/day from INTERRENT , booked on Jul. 28.

What car rental company is typically the cheapest in Bordeaux?

According to our data, users have found the cheapest deals when booking a car hire in Bordeaux from the following companies over the past two weeks: Alamo (£29/day), Enterprise (£31/day), and Sixt (£37/day).

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

Taking our users’ ratings and reviews into consideration, Budget (10.0 rating), Hertz (8.9 rating) and Europcar (7.9 rating) seem to be the best car hire companies in Bordeaux.

What are gas prices like in Bordeaux?

The average price of petrol in Bordeaux is £1.82/litre over the past month, costing you anywhere between £82 and £118 to fill up a car’s fuel tank.

How much does it cost to hire a car in Bordeaux for a week from INTERRENT ?

INTERRENT is one of the most popular car hire companies in Bordeaux, offering car hire for around £166 per week on average.

How far in advance should I hire a car in Bordeaux for the best price?

Booking in advance not only ensures a better chance of getting your vehicle of choice, it can save you up to 10% on your car hire. For a below average price in Bordeaux, Cheapflights recommends booking your car hire at least 90 days in advance.

Can I rent a car for a month in Bordeaux?

Yes, you can hire a car for a month in Bordeaux check Cheapflights for the latest prices and car type availability.

How much does it cost to rent a car in Bordeaux for a month?

You can potentially save up to 72% on a month-long rental by booking with INTERRENT . INTERRENT is the cheapest rental company available within the next few months. Renting a car in Bordeaux can cost you on average £713 a month or £24 a day. For extended stays in a location, this option will usually save you the most.

How much is a car hire in Bordeaux for a weekend?

£84 is typically the average cost for a hire car for the weekend in Bordeaux, though this could vary depending on the time of year. If you’re on a budget when travelling to Bordeaux, then opt for a Mini hire vehicle - these tend to be the most affordable on weekends. In the month of August, you can expect to find car hire prices on Cheapflights for as low as £69/day.

What car do most people hire in Bordeaux?

The most popular car chosen by those travelling to Bordeaux is Mini (Fiat Panda) based on our Cheapflights data.

Small Car Hire in Bordeaux

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