Europcar in France
If you are travelling to France, renting a car is a great way to enjoy the beautiful and diverse
landscapes of the most visited country in the world, from the sunny beaches on the French
Riviera, the picturesque Alpine valleys to the romantic lavender fields of Provence. Europcar
has the suitable car rental for you whether you are coming to France for pleasure or
business. If you are traveling as a family there are several large models, as well as luxury and
van rental options.
Europcar France has 365 stations in Paris area
and across all the country, including French
territories further afield like the "Island of Beauty" Corsica
as well as the island of
. If you are flying in to France, you can pick up your Europcar vehicle in major
Europcar car rental specific offers and benefits
Europcar customers can benefit from several optional advantages when they rent a car in
rewards by renting with us in over 140 countries worldwide. Privilege membership allow
you to get a free weekend rental after your 3rd rental on public rates and comes in four tier
levels: Privilege Club, Privilege Executive, Privilege Elite and Privilege Elite VIP.
Save time by using Europcar mobile site to make your next car booking, only 5 steps and you
are on the road! Explore other Europcar's mobile solutions by downloading the Europcar
for iPhone, Android and iPad to enjoy the various functionalities: fast booking, locating
the closest branch and managing any of your Europcar car reservations.
Driving in France
In France, cars drive on the right. At junctions, you must give way to vehicles approaching
from both directions.
It is prohibited to drive while using headsets or headphones, whether using them to listen to
music or make phone calls. Mobile or cell phones can only be used via a fully fitted wireless
Bluetooth car kit. If you are caught, you will be handed a €135 fine.
Drivers must respect the following speed limits: 130 km/h on autoroutes, 110 km/h on four-
lane roads, 90 km/h on other road types, and 50 km/h in built up areas.
In wet weather conditions, motorway speed limits are 110 km/h. If your visibility is less than
50 meters, the speed limit is 50 km/h on all road types.