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Châteauroux car hire

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Pick-up locationChâteauroux
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Hire locations14
Airport locations1

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KAYAK’s top tips for hiring a car in Châteauroux

  • Choosing car hire in Châteauroux offers several advantages over alternative transport options. While the city has buses operated by the local company, Lignes en Berry, having a car provides greater flexibility to explore the surrounding areas. With a car hire in Châteauroux, you can easily visit attractions like the Château de Valençay, located 45 minutes away, or the picturesque town of Argenton-sur-Creuse. Additionally, renting a car allows you to travel at your own pace and conveniently reach destinations not well-served by public transport.
  • When considering car hire in Châteauroux, you might find that Châteauroux-Centre, Marcel Dassault Airport (CHR) car hire is the most convenient choice for you. The airport car hire desks are conveniently located in the Arrivals terminal. Major car hire companies like Avis, Europcar, and Hertz operate from the airport, providing a variety of options to suit your needs. Once you've collected your car, the car park is situated just outside the terminal, making it easy to pick up your vehicle. Châteauroux Airport is the main airport serving the city and is located approximately 7 miles northwest of the city centre.
  • Driving in Châteauroux is generally pleasant, with well-maintained roads and clear signage. The road conditions in France are generally good, ensuring a smooth driving experience. However, it's important to be mindful of pedestrians and cyclists, especially in busy areas and near popular attractions. Places like Place de la République and Rue Grande are known for their pedestrian activity, with many shops, cafés, and restaurants attracting numerous people. French drivers adhere to strict road rules, so it's crucial to follow speed limits and drive with confidence.
  • During rush hour in Châteauroux, traffic congestion can occur on main routes like Avenue de La Châtre and Avenue Marcel-Lemoine. It's advisable to plan your journeys accordingly, and avoid these areas during peak times, typically between 8:00 to 9:00 and 17:00 to 18:00. While Châteauroux doesn't experience extreme weather conditions, it's worth being cautious during winter months, when road surfaces may be slippery. Additionally, some rural roads can be narrow and winding, so take extra care while driving on routes like D920 and D943.
  • Book your car hire in Châteauroux at least 1 day before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Intermediate hire cars in Châteauroux are around 85% more expensive than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Châteauroux

  • How much is the price of fuel in Châteauroux?

    The average price of fuel in Châteauroux is R141,81 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between R1 702 and R2 269, depending on the car size.

  • What is the most popular car hire in Châteauroux?

    Intermediate (Peugeot 5008 or similar) is the most frequently booked car hire type in Châteauroux.

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

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

  • How much does an Intermediate car hire cost in Châteauroux?

    An Intermediate car hire in Châteauroux costs R1 894 per day, on average.

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

    A Mini car hire in Châteauroux costs R906 per day, on average.

  • How much does a Compact car hire cost in Châteauroux?

    A Compact car hire in Châteauroux costs R741 per day, on average.

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

    When considering Châteauroux car hire, a compact car or a small-sized car is recommended. The city centre has narrow streets that can be challenging to navigate with larger vehicles. Opting for a compact car will make parking easier, especially in crowded areas. If you plan to explore the scenic countryside or visit nearby attractions, consider a sedan or an SUV for better handling on winding roads, such as the D920, which leads to the beautiful Brenne Regional Natural Park.

  • What's the speed limit in Châteauroux?

    The speed limit within city limits is 50 km/h (31 mph). It's crucial to adhere to speed limits and traffic regulations, as exceeding the speed limit can result in fines. Many car hire companies have strict policies regarding speeding violations, and penalties can vary depending on the specific company. Additionally, be aware of speed cameras that are placed in certain areas to monitor speed limits. Common areas where you may find speed cameras include major thoroughfares like Avenue de La Châtre, Avenue Marcel-Lemoine, and Avenue de Verdun.

  • Where are the best places to park in Châteauroux?

    In Châteauroux, you'll find various parking options available throughout the city. It's recommended to plan for paid parking in some parts of the city centre. The cost of parking typically ranges from €1 to €2 per hour. As an estimation, this would be approximately, £0.85 to £1.70 per hour. Additionally, there are several public car parks conveniently located near popular attractions, such as the Parc Balsan Car Park near the city's central park.

Châteauroux car rental reviews and directory

Europcar

10,0

Wonderful

1 review

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10.0

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10.0

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10.0

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10.0

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14 Boulevard De Bryas

+33 2 54 22 29 62

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10,0 Wonderful

Sep 2023

KAYAK
Great experience again, Virginie was awesome

1 out of 1

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

10,0

Wonderful

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One location in Châteauroux

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28 Avenue De La Chatre

+33 2 54 35 53 16

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Avis

9,0

Wonderful

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25 Rue Robert Mallet Stevens

+33 2 54 27 45 46

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Gare Sncf

+33 2 54 27 45 46

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Rent@Car

8,0

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43 Boulevard des Marins

+33 2 54 27 54 27

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Hertz

7,5

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14 Rue Bourdillon

+33 2 54 34 75 86

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186 Avenue General De Gaulle

+33 2 54 22 01 29

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keddy by Europcar

7,8

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14 Boulevard de Bryas

+33 2 54 22 29 62

Monday08:00 - 12:0014:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 12:0014:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 12:0014:00 - 17:00
Thursday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Friday14:00 - 17:0008:00 - 12:00
Saturday13:00 - 18:0009:00 - 12:00

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6,8

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43 Boulevard De Marins

+33 2 54 27 54 27

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ADA

2,0

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62 Avenue John Kennedy

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95 Avenue de Blois

+33 2 54 35 07 07

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Sunnycars

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3 locations in Châteauroux

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14 Boulevard de Bryas

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186 avenue General de Gaulle

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28 Avenue de la Châtre

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One traveller who hired a car in Châteauroux gave the car agency they used an average rating of 6.9

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