|Car types||Compact, Compact station wagon, Economy, Intermediate, Luxury, Mini, Passenger van, Premium, Standard|
|Popular agencies||Sixt, Hertz, Avis, Europcar, Enterprise|
|Compact station wagon||$33/day|
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.
Keep in mind that car rental 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.
Some car rental companies in Montpellier which have updated their car rental health and safety policies due to COVID-19 to make sure vehicles are clean and disinfected include Europcar, Dollar and Hertz
On average a rental car in Montpellier costs $42 per day.
In the past 72 hours, the cheapest rental cars were found at Sixt ($25/day), Europcar ($34/day) and Hertz ($60/day). In the last 72 hours the cheapest rental car price was found at Sixt Aeroport Montpellier Mediterr. 34130 (5 miles from city center).
Yes, automatic cars are available in most car renting companies in Montpellier. As cars with manual transmission are more common in many countries, you might have to pay an additional charge for renting an automatic car.
The average gas price in Montpellier is $7.07 per gallon over the past 30 days. Filling up a gas tank costs between $85 and $113, depending on the car size.
Intermediate (Citroen Berlingo or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Montpellier.
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A Intermediate car rental in Montpellier costs $45 per day, on average.
A Compact car rental in Montpellier costs $151 per day, on average.
A Standard car rental in Montpellier costs $43 per day, on average.
In Montpellier, cars are most frequently rented at Hertz Gare Snf Place Auguste Gibert (1 miles from city center).
On average a rental car in Montpellier costs $296 per week ($42 per day).
On average a rental car in Montpellier costs $1,268 per month ($42 per day).
For passengers who don't require much space, a small, compact car is ideal for driving through the narrow streets of Marseille. But if you're planning on a road trip along the coast, a convertible allows you to feel the Mediterranean breeze, especially in the early summer. If you’re traveling with family or friends, a mid-size sedan is a good fit.
The speed limit in urban areas is typically 50 km/h (31 mph), but it may be lower in certain residential areas, in which case speed limit signs will be posted. The speed limit in two to three-lane roads is 90 km/h (55 mph), and 110 km/h (68 mph) on four-lane routes. Motorways have a speed limit of 130 km/h (80 mph). The limits decrease in wet weather.
The average gas prices in Montpellier are approximately €5.15 (around $5.83) per gallon. You can find lower prices of around €4.35 ($4.92) per gallon, and the higher prices are usually €5.68 ($6.46) per gallon. There is a Dyneff gas station within the Montpellier Airport grounds in case you need to fill up the tank before returning your car.
The historic center of Montpellier doesn’t allow cars, so you will need to drop the car in the surrounding zones. Street parking rates rise as you park nearer the center. In the “first zone” the rate is €2 per hour. “Second zone” charges about €1.30 per hour, and “third zone” costs €0.80 per hour. You can park for a maximum of 2, 5, and 9 hours, respectively. There are also many parking lots that charge €1.80 - €2.10 per hour.
Finding the right price, understanding the add-ons and staying up to date with policy changes can be a challenge. That’s why KAYAK has produced the ultimate guide to renting a car to help you cut though the jargon and make the right choice for your rental car. Find tips and insights for how to book your rental, what car rental insurance you’ll need, how to deal with a car rental agency and what extra fees to expect (and avoid!).