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Bayonne car hire

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Bayonne car hire information

Pick-up locationBayonne
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Hire locations11
Airport locations0

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Bayonne

  • When visiting Bayonne, hiring a car provides numerous advantages. With a car hire in Bayonne, you can conveniently explore not only the city, but also the beautiful surrounding areas. Enjoy the freedom to venture to nearby attractions such as Biarritz, known for its stunning beaches, or the charming villages in the Basque countryside. Public transport options may be limited in reaching these destinations, but with Bayonne car hire, you can make the most of your time and experience the region at your own pace.
  • In Bayonne, the Biarritz Pays Basque Airport (BIQ) is the primary airport serving the region. Car hire offices at Biarritz Airport are conveniently located within the terminal building, making it easy to pick up your hire car upon arrival. After collecting your luggage and passing through Customs, follow the signs for "Car Rental" and proceed to the designated car hire desks. With car hire in Bayonne, you can quickly get on the road and start exploring the vibrant city and its picturesque surroundings.
  • When driving in Bayonne, it's important to be aware of the city's narrow and winding streets. Pay attention to the designated one-way roads and be prepared for tighter turns. Additionally, Bayonne is known for its vibrant pedestrian activity, especially in the historic city centre. Stay alert for pedestrians who may cross the road unexpectedly, particularly in busy areas such as the bustling Les Halles district. Adhering to traffic rules, staying cautious, and being mindful of pedestrians will ensure a safe and enjoyable driving experience in the city.
  • During peak hours, Bayonne experiences heavier traffic congestion, particularly from 08:00 to 09:00 and 17:30 to 19:00. The A63 highway leading to and from Bayonne can be particularly affected during these times. Additionally, during the summer months, coastal areas near Bayonne, such as Biarritz, can become busier with tourists, leading to increased traffic. If you plan to drive during these times or in the summer, it's advisable to allow extra time for your journey and be prepared for potential delays.
  • Book your car hire in Bayonne at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Economy hire cars in Bayonne are around 46% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Bayonne

  • How much is the price of fuel in Bayonne?

    The average price of fuel in Bayonne is R140,43 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 685 and R2 247, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Bayonne?

    Economy (Peugeot 208 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Bayonne.

  • How can I find car hires near me in Bayonne?

    Take a look at our extensive car hire location map to find the best car hire deals near you.

  • How much does an Economy car hire cost in Bayonne?

    An Economy car hire in Bayonne costs R799 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Mini car hire cost in Bayonne?

    A Mini car hire in Bayonne costs R787 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Full Size car hire cost in Bayonne?

    A Full Size car hire in Bayonne costs R3 091 per day, on average.

  • What type of car is recommended for driving in Bayonne?

    For driving in Bayonne, it is recommended to hire a small or compact car. The city is known for its narrow streets and limited parking options, making smaller cars more manoeuvrable and easier to park. A small car provides better agility, and allows for navigating the winding roads and tight corners of the historic city centre. Additionally, it offers practicality and fuel efficiency, making it suitable for both solo travellers and couples exploring Bayonne and its charming surroundings. Using car hire in Bayonne provides a range of small cars that cater to different preferences and travel needs.

  • What's the speed limit in Bayonne?

    In Bayonne, the speed limits vary depending on the type of road you are driving on. Within the city, the general speed limit is 50 km/h (31 mph), which applies to most residential and urban areas. However, certain areas, such as school zones or near pedestrian zones, may have reduced speed limits of 30 km/h (19 mph) to ensure safety. When driving on main roads leading into and out of Bayonne, the speed limit typically ranges between 70 and 90 km/h (43 and 56 mph), depending on the specific route. It is essential to be attentive to speed limit signs and adapt your driving accordingly.

  • Where are the best places to park in Bayonne?

    In Bayonne, you will find several options for parking conveniently throughout the city. The city centre provides both paid and free parking areas, but it is advisable to check for signage indicating parking restrictions. Public car parks and garages are available, such as the Vinci Park Saint-Esprit or Famille Bareilh Garages, offering secure parking. The cost of parking in the city centre is typically around €1.20 to €2.50 per hour (£1 to £2.15), with daily rates ranging from €8 to €15 (£6.85 to £12.85).

Bayonne car rental reviews and directory

Avis

10,0

Wonderful

1 review
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10.0

Comfort

10.0

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10.0

Value for money

10.0

One location in Bayonne

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10 Rue Sainte Ursule

+33 5 59 55 06 56

Monday09:00 - 12:3013:30 - 17:00
Tuesday13:30 - 17:0009:00 - 12:30
Wednesday09:00 - 12:3013:30 - 17:00
Thursday13:30 - 17:0009:00 - 12:30
Friday13:30 - 17:0009:00 - 12:30
Saturday13:30 - 17:0009:00 - 12:30

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10,0 Wonderful

Oct 2023

KAYAK
The whole process was very efficient and the staff were very friendly!

1 out of 1

Hertz

7,2

Cleanliness

10.0

Comfort

8.0

Pick-up/Drop-off

6.0

Value for money

6.0

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Ave Du Grand Basque

+33 5 59 55 48 07

Monday08:30 - 18:00
Tuesday08:30 - 18:00
Wednesday08:30 - 18:00
Thursday08:00 - 19:00
Friday08:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:30 - 18:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:30

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7,2 Good

Jul 2019

KAYAK

Pros:

Car was same as displayed at booking which is quite nice

Cons:

The hertz point of sale in Bayonne is far from city center. It's a pity that additional drivers are still charged

1 out of 1

Sixt

7,6

Good

No reviews available

2 locations in Bayonne

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2 Rue Gleizé

+33 5 40 69 04 93

Monday08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday08:00 - 19:00
Wednesday08:00 - 19:00
Thursday08:00 - 19:00
Friday08:00 - 19:00
Saturday08:00 - 19:00
Sunday10:00 - 17:00

Place Pereire

+33 5 40 69 04 93

Monday08:30 - 18:00
Tuesday08:30 - 18:00
Wednesday08:30 - 18:00
Thursday08:30 - 18:00
Friday08:30 - 18:00
Saturday08:30 - 18:00
Sunday10:30 - 16:30

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Rent@Car

6,0

Okay

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7, Rue Hugues

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Bayonne

+33 5 59 50 70 60

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ADA

2,0

Poor

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20 Rue Arnaud Destroyat

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FLIZZR

7,4

Good

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Place Pereire

+33 5 40 69 04 93

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DRIVALIA

5,6

Fair

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6 Rue De La Tillole

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keddy by Europcar

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Place Periere, ZD Del EDF Bayonne

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2 travellers who hired a car in Bayonne gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.9

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