Car hire in Bordeaux
Hiring a car in Bordeaux
Bordeaux has really come into its own since the year 2000, enticing tourists from around the world to France. Previously known as La Belle au Bois Dormant - Sleeping Beauty - Bordeaux underwent a period of vast restoration that has resulted in half of the city being listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It has become a rich, vibrant city that seems to have shaken off its sleepy past.
While the city has a great public transport network, you can't beat the freedom that comes with hiring a car in Bordeaux. This means you can explore the city and the areas beyond to really appreciate the beauty of France. It is worth remembering that highways in and around Bordeaux are toll roads, so you should have cash and your card on you at all times.
What you need to know
You have several different choices when it comes to car hire companies in Bordeaux. This will allow you to take in the historical sites throughout the city and explore some of the other interesting areas in this region of France.
You can make finding the right vehicle for your budget easier by using of our booking tool. This will show you which companies have cars available for your date and what the costs are, without any hidden charges. Booking through Holiday Autos also ensures free cancellation, as well as around the clock support.
Where to pick up your car
Whether you're flying into Bordeaux or arriving by train, you can get your holiday started the minute you arrive. Car hire pick-up is available at Bordeaux Airport and train station, with some companies offering other locations in the city.
At Bordeaux Airport, you'll find the car hire desks between halls A and B, so you can simply collect your luggage and be ready to go. If you're arriving at Bordeaux Saint Jean Railway Station, a number of car hire companies have offices for you to pick up your vehicle. Once you have your car, you can head straight to your hotel without the need for connections or start your exploration of Bordeaux immediately.