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  • Travel to the French Alps - Car Hire / Rent a Car

Car Hire in France

Why rent a car for your ski holiday?

Having a car means greater freedom and flexibility whilst on your ski holiday and can often be cheaper than using taxis. It will also allow you to ski in different resorts and enjoy excursions to nearby sightseeing sites. We can arrange very competitive car hire at all airports, train stations and other town locations.

7 day rental ranges from £230 - £549.
Any other duration is also available.

We can offer:

  • Fully inclusive prices
  • No hidden extras
  • Insurance excess refund

Car Hire Locations

We can arrange car hire at a large number of locations such as:


  • Geneva
  • Chambéry
  • Lyon
  • Grenoble
  • Nice
  • Toulouse
  • Turin

TGV & other train stations:

  • Chambéry
  • Annecy
  • Lyon
  • Alberville
  • Grenoble
  • Marseille

Types of Cars

Types of cars that are available to book (dependant on availability):

Ford Ka (or similar) Mini size 2dr [Daewoo Matiz, Toyota Aygo, Fiat Panda, Hyundai Amica]

Opel Corsa (or similar) Economy 2dr [Ford Fiesta, Renault Clio, Fiat Punto, Citroen C1, Fiat Panda]

Ford Focus (or similar) Compact 4dr [Citroen C4, VW Golf, Renault Megane, Peugeot 307, Opel Astra]

Ford Mondeo (or similar) Intermediate 4dr [Opel Vectra, Renault Laguna. Peugeot 407]

Opel Astra (or similar) Compact Estate 4dr [Ford Focus, Renault Megane, Peugeot 307]

Renault Scenic (or similar) Intermediate van 5 seater 4dr [Fiat Multipla, Vauxhall Zafira, VW Touran]

Mercedes A-Class (or similar) Special 4dr

Renault Espace (or similar) Van 7 seater 4dr [VW Sharan, Ford Galaxy]

Other cars include premium and luxury cars such as Mercedes C180, BMW 530, BMW 5 Series and SUV's such as Grand Cherokee, Freelander, Landrover Discovery and even up to a Range Rover Vogue.

Inclusions & Exclusions

What’s included?

All Holiday Autos car rental rates include:

  • Unlimited mileage
  • Third party insurance
  • Collision damage waiver liability (CDW). This covers you for damage to your hired car in the event of an accident, except when negligence is proved
  • Theft waiver
  • Insurance excess refund (see right)
  • Airport surcharges
  • Bail bonds (where needed)
  • All local taxes. For additional inclusions in ‘the max’ and ‘ski max’ see right
  • One additional driver can normally be added for free in France.

What’s not included?

The below are not included:

  • Personal accident insurance (PAI); this is probably covered in your holiday insurance and is an option which you will be offered on collection of the car
  • Fuel: a deposit is often payable for fuel and is usually refunded if the car is returned with a full tank
  • Out of hours charge
  • Optional extras such as snow tyres, chains & ski rack are available at a supplement, payable locally.

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