Car and Van Hire in Clermont Ferrand
Welcome to Enterprise Rent-A-Car Clermont Ferrand page where you will find a wide range of vehicles to choose from to fit exactly what you are looking for at great rates.
Car and Van rental in Clermont Ferrand
Clermont-Ferrand in central France combines a vibrant city with the fresh air of the mountains that surround it. Its mountains are, in fact, extinct volcanoes, with the highest being the Puy-de-Dôme. As the capital city of the Auvergne region, Clermont-Ferrand is one of the country's oldest cities and has a rich heritage. It's home to Michelin, the famous tyre manufacturing company, and boasts cultural events such as the annual International Short Film Festival, attracting visitors from around the world. There's also La Coopérative de Mai theatre, a leading national venue with an impressive schedule of performances. The city's Enterprise branch is located at the airport within the terminal building, which is to the northeast of the city. This is well placed for those flying into the region, and travellers can easily pick up their hire car from Enterprise Rent-A-Car here. Since the airport is connected to the city by both bus and train, anyone arriving in the city itself can swiftly transfer to the airport to collect their hire vehicle.
Our Vehicles for Hire in Clermont-Ferrand
Benefit from a wide choice of vehicles when looking for car rental in Clermont-Ferrand. Whether you're driving on your own or in a group, you can hire compact cars and economy vehicles to suit your needs and budget. Enterprise also has spacious people carriers and all-purpose SUVs for exploring the rugged terrain any time of year.
Cheap Car and Van Hire in Clermont-Ferrand
Enterprise has excellent deals for Clermont-Ferrand car hire for those renting a car from the airport branch. Online booking is hassle-free and you can contact the branch at any time with your queries. Benefit from a great range of vehicles at cost-effective prices for both car and van hire, and save money for prepaid rental. Pick up the best deals when booking online and benefit from being able to add extras, such as an additional driver, a satnav and child seats. Enterprise has fuel-efficient vehicles, so eating up the miles won't cost you a fortune and you'll be helping to minimise vehicle pollution.
Airport Car Hire
Clermont-Ferrand Airport is just four miles from the city centre and is served by numerous airlines, such as Ryanair, KLM and Air France. The airport benefits from Aulnat Aéroport train station and is connected to the city by bus. When arriving or departing from the airport, there are plenty of facilities to take advantage of, including duty-free shopping, restaurants and cafes. The A71 and A711 are just two of the major routes that drivers can take from the airport to the city and the wider region, benefitting travellers who want to explore in their Enterprise hire car.
Attractions in Clermont-Ferrand
When spending time in Clermont-Ferrand, visit the magnificent heritage sites of this ancient place, including Notre-Dame-du Port, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a fabulous example of Romanesque architecture. There's also the Cathedrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, a huge building, built from dark volcanic stone and with lovely stained glass. Place de Jaude is a great place to spend time, with its mix of modern and traditional architecture, restaurants spilling out onto the square, walkways, garden areas, fountains and statues to enjoy. This place really comes alive in the evenings!
Places to Visit Outside Clermont-Ferrand
Drive to the Puy-de-Dome, about a 25-minute journey to the west of the city, via the D941. With a 1500-metre summit, Puy de Dome offers wonderful 360-degree views of the region, including the wider chain of volcanic hills, and you can get to the top by train. Have some fun by driving to Vlucania, around a half-hour to the northwest of Clermont-Ferrand by car. This is an amusement park with a volcano theme, and includes rides, interactive shows and educational films that everyone will enjoy. If you have time, visit Vichy, a lovely spa town with art deco buildings, around an hour's drive from the city.
Parking and Traffic Information in Clermont-Ferrand
At the intersection of the A71 and A75 routes, Clermont-Ferrand offers motorists a relatively easy driving experience. At peak periods, allow extra time for your journey and consider using a satnav to help you with urban navigation. You can also check the airport website for updates on the local traffic situation. Parking in the city is easy and you can park your hire car on the outskirts of the centre or in one of the central car parks, for example, the Place de Jaude.