Montpellier car hire

Montpellier car hire

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Montpellier, Hérault, France
4 Nov — 11 Nov
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Montpellier, Hérault, France
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Montpellier car hire information

Pick-up locationMontpellier
Car typesCompact, Compact estate car, Economy, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini, Passenger van, People carrier
Hire locations64
Airport locations11
Popular agenciesHertz, Sixt, Alamo, keddy by Europcar, Enterprise

Cheap car hire in Montpellier

Economy£29/day
Compact£34/day
Intermediate£39/day
People carrier£61/day
Mini£28/day
Passenger van£75/day
Luxury£66/day
Compact estate car£40/day
Best prices found by KAYAK users in the past hours.

Montpellier car hire reviews and directory

From £37/dayRated no. 1
Hertz
Best rated
9.3 Excellent (4 reviews)
4 locations in Montpellier
Hertz
Locations in Montpellier
  • 9.5
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  • 9.5
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10.0 Excellent4 Jul 2021
Hard to find route to drop off location for someone not familiar with the cityEverything else was great
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From £29/dayRated no. 2
Sixt
Most popular
8.6 Excellent (3 reviews)
3 locations in Montpellier
Sixt
Locations in Montpellier
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
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From £23/dayRated no. 3
Avis
8.6 Excellent (2 reviews)
2 locations in Montpellier
Avis
Locations in Montpellier
  • 9
  • 8
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  • 9
  • 8
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9.2 Excellent11 Jul 2017
staff was excellent, very very helpful and kind. rate was reasonable.extra charge for picking up at train station (I thought I'd reserved a car from station) car had some kind of leak. couldn't use it first day
8.0 Excellent14 Feb 2017
the car was new. it ran great. very gas efficient. friendly staff, especially when I ran late returning the car, due to weather delays.I bought the additional insurance directly from the site and when I got to the rental car company they insisted I buy THEIR insurance. not only did I pay 40% for the insurance, the car wasn't even legally insured there. secondly, the rental car company was severely overbooked. when I got there, there was only one car left which they gave me. the car I rented online was supposed to be big enough for "two luggages" and they one I got barely fit one. I was lucky enought to leave with a car, as the person who came in behind me left very angry without one.
From £29/dayRated no. 4
Alamo
8.4 Excellent (1 review)
2 locations in Montpellier
Alamo
Locations in Montpellier
  • 10
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  • 8
  • 6
  • 8
Recent reviews
8.4 Excellent13 Nov 2019
Mounia was very professional and helpful at pickupNo road signage anywhere showing where to return rental cars. No gas station nearby, and difficult to find one (Google Maps led me to two gas stations that did not exist).
From £24/dayRated no. 5
Thrifty
8.4 Excellent (2 reviews)
3 locations in Montpellier
Thrifty
Locations in Montpellier
  • 9
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  • 8
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6.8 Good30 Oct 2016
overpriced when request was for less than 12 h- too bad there is no optionsfor lessthan 24 h
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From £24/dayRated no. 6
Enterprise
8.2 Excellent (7 reviews)
3 locations in Montpellier
Enterprise
Locations in Montpellier
  • 7.7
  • 8
  • 8.5
  • 8.5
  • 8.5
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent10 Jul 2018
Great Rental!Helpful staff, good price, easy pick-up and drop-off.I would have liked a car with a bit more power because of my itinerary and doing mountain driving. Would like helpful feedback but not upselling based on itinerary and type of driving.
9.2 Excellent2 Jan 2018
Good optionCentric location and good service.I asked for a medium car and it was a small one.
9.2 Excellent1 Sep 2017
DNot clean
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From £32/dayRated no. 7
Europcar
7.2 Good (1 review)
3 locations in Montpellier
Europcar
Locations in Montpellier
  • 8
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  • 6
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7.2 Good2 Sep 2016
Not clearFast and efficientThe agent tried to upgrade my car to a bigger one but failed to be clear on the condition ($$). Not too many choices of cars.
From £26/dayRated no. 8
Budget
5.6 Okay (1 review)
1 location in Montpellier
Budget
Locations in Montpellier
  • 6
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  • 6
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From £21/dayRated no. 9
Dollar
4.2 Okay (2 reviews)
3 locations in Montpellier
Dollar
Locations in Montpellier
  • 2
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  • 5
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2.0 Mediocre2 May 2017
Complete failureI thought all was well when I got on an earlier flight, but Dollar refused to change the time on my car reservation and I could not get the car when I arrived. They insisted I'd have to pay three times the price. After 45 minutes of assistants calling the headquarters and all sorts of other useless jazz, I gave up and rented from someone else.
6.4 Good18 Aug 2016
Wonderful employees , very friendly staff!The car was not ready at the time of the supposed pick-up, had to be brought over from other location (airport) 2 hours later and car was filthy and not cleaned.
Rent@Car
9 locations in Montpellier
Rent@Car
Locations in Montpellier
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Sunnycars
7 locations in Montpellier
Sunnycars
Locations in Montpellier
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From £19/day
keddy by Europcar
3 locations in Montpellier
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Montpellier
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UCAR
3 locations in Montpellier
UCAR
Locations in Montpellier
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ADA
2 locations in Montpellier
ADA
Locations in Montpellier
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Citer
2 locations in Montpellier
Citer
Locations in Montpellier
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Free2Move
2 locations in Montpellier
Free2Move
Locations in Montpellier
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From £28/day
National
2 locations in Montpellier
National
Locations in Montpellier
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YourRent
2 locations in Montpellier
YourRent
Locations in Montpellier
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From £17/day
Firefly
Cheapest deal
1 location in Montpellier
Firefly
Locations in Montpellier
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FLIZZR
1 location in Montpellier
FLIZZR
Locations in Montpellier
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FRANCECARS
1 location in Montpellier
FRANCECARS
Locations in Montpellier
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McRent
1 location in Montpellier
McRent
Locations in Montpellier
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PEUGEOT
1 location in Montpellier
PEUGEOT
Locations in Montpellier
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Renault rent a car
1 location in Montpellier
Renault rent a car
Locations in Montpellier
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TravelCar
1 location in Montpellier
TravelCar
Locations in Montpellier
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Virtuo
1 location in Montpellier
Virtuo
Locations in Montpellier
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23 travellers who hired a car in Montpellier gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.0

Car hire locations in or near Montpellier

Good to know

Most popular agency

INTERRENT

Most popular car type

Economy

Average price

£31/day

Good deal

£23/day

When to book a car hire in Montpellier

Average daily price per month
Car hire prices as pick-up date approaches

Car hire excess insurance in Montpellier

Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) & Theft Protection Waiver

Collision damage waiver and theft protection are insurance options that cover renters from paying high penalty fees if the car is stolen or returned damaged. Some Montpellier car providers already include Collision Damage Waiver (CDW) and Theft Protection Waiver into the rental price but not all of them. We recommend always be aware of your coverage when renting a car in in Montpellier.

Deductible

Keep in mind that car hire excess insurances often have a deductible clause, which is the amount you’ll have to pay if something happens during the time of your rental. If you want to avoid unwanted surprises, you should consider adding a no-deductible option to your Montpellier car rental.

Top tips for renting a car in Montpellier

  • A hire car is the best, most comfortable way to explore not only Montpellier, but also the surrounding area of the Mediterranean coast in the south of France. A car will let you drive along the coast and access the more secluded beaches that public transportation can’t reach. Hop into the car and visit some of the city’s top attractions, such as the Saint-Pierre Cathedral, or head to Saint Jean de Cuculles, a 30-minute drive away, to try some of the region’s best wine.
  • Most of the big car hire agencies, including Avis, Europcar, and Enterprise, can be found at Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport (MPL), which is about 15 minutes away from both the city center and some of the beaches on the Mediterranean coast. Car hire desks are located outside the main terminal building, across from the Arrivals Hall and Business Center. Vehicles should be returned to the car hire parking lot – follow the P6/P8/Car hire signs.
  • Navigating Marseille isn’t hard, but be extra careful when maneuvering in some of the narrow streets in the city center. Rue de La Loge is a pedestrian-only street. Pedestrians always have the right of way on crosswalks, so you must stop and wait for them. If you wish to hit the coast, you might want to do so on the weekends, as big trucks are not allowed on the roads. Cyclists are common along coastal roads.
  • While traffic in Montpellier is manageable, the city does get more crowded during morning rush hour between 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., and then again between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., so avoid driving within those time frames if possible. Downtown always experiences some congestion and traffic jams are common on the A9 – particularly during summer and on weekends, as more tourists take to the road.
  • 25% of our users found a car hire in Montpellier for £23 or less
  • Book your car hire in Montpellier at least 4 days before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Off-airport car hire locations in Montpellier are around 1% more expensive than airport locations on average
  • Economy car hires in Montpellier are around 50% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about car rentals in Montpellier