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Nantes, Loire-Atlantique, France
29 Apr — 6 May
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Nantes car rental information

Pick-up locationNantes
Rental locations51
Airport locations10

Nantes car hire reviews and directory

Rated no. 1
Alamo
Best rated
10 Excellent (1 review)
1 location in Nantes
Alamo
Locations in Nantes
Enterprise Rent A Car+33 2 40 08 28 37
Monday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Thursday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Friday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 18:00
Sunday14:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 13:00
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
Recent reviews
Rated no. 2
Europcar
10 Excellent (2 reviews)
4 locations in Nantes
Europcar
Locations in Nantes
13 Boulevard Marechal Juin+33 2 28 03 01 11
17 Route De Paris+33 2 40 52 08 08
29 Rue De Fleurus+33 2 40 89 40 88
325 Rue Marcel Paul+33 2 40 47 19 38
  • 10
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  • 10
Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent4 Jan 2021
Pros: Staff at the nantes europcar counter. Very helpful and good advice. Not pushy. Car was perfect. Upgrade was very cheap.Cons: Nothing.
10.0 Excellent10 Dec 2016
Good price, great servicePros: Frendly helpful staff, best price on the net- rien a dire.
Rated no. 3
Dollar
9.5 Excellent (4 reviews)
2 locations in Nantes
Dollar
Locations in Nantes
Airport De L'atlantique (nte)+33 2 40 84 81 03
Monday07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:00 - 23:00
Friday07:00 - 23:00
Saturday07:30 - 20:00
Sunday08:00 - 22:00
Rue Cornulier+33 820 03 18 00
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
  • 9.5
Recent reviews
Rated no. 4
Enterprise
8.8 Excellent (9 reviews)
1 location in Nantes
Enterprise
Locations in Nantes
13 Rue De Cornulier+33 2 40 08 28 37
Monday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Thursday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Friday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 18:00
Sunday14:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 13:00
  • 9.1
  • 8.6
  • 8.6
  • 8.8
  • 8.8
Recent reviews
4.0 Okay9 Sep 2019
Pros: stafgf was very friendly and helpfulCons: Choosing an SUV/minivan as the vehicule type results in a moving van in France. I was on vacation and was not interested in renting a moving van, yet that was the vehicule set aside for me.
Rated no. 5
Sixt
7.7 Good (3 reviews)
2 locations in Nantes
Sixt
Locations in Nantes
20 Rue Cornulier+33 820 00 74 98
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 18:00
Sunday14:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 13:00
Aéroport Nantes Atlantique+33 820 00 74 98
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday10:00 - 13:00
Sunday10:00 - 13:00
  • 7.3
  • 8
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 8.6
Recent reviews
Rated no. 6
Thrifty
6.4 Good (1 review)
2 locations in Nantes
Thrifty
Locations in Nantes
Airport De L'atlantique (nte)+33 820 03 18 00
Monday07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:00 - 23:00
Friday07:00 - 23:00
Saturday07:30 - 20:00
Sunday08:00 - 22:00
Rue Cornulier+33 820 03 18 00
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
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Recent reviews
6.4 Good23 Apr 2017
Cons: Main problem was pickup; the office was almost closed because they are supposed to close at 11pm, and not 11:30pm, as written on the confirmation email. We were very lucky that someone was still there, although she had to turn on the computer again. She told us that she was surprised that we had a booking with pickup at 11pm because their office does not accept them. Everything else was ok.
Rated no. 7
Avis
6 Good (2 reviews)
2 locations in Nantes
Avis
Locations in Nantes
Atlantique Airport+33 820 61 16 76
Monday07:45 - 22:00
Tuesday07:45 - 22:00
Wednesday07:45 - 22:00
Thursday07:45 - 22:00
Friday07:45 - 22:00
Sunday15:00 - 22:00
Rue Marcel Paul+33 820 61 16 75
Monday07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:00 - 23:00
Friday07:00 - 23:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday12:00 - 20:00
  • 6
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Recent reviews
10.0 Excellent20 Jul 2016
Pros: quick and smiling service
Sunnycars
6 locations in Nantes
Sunnycars
Locations in Nantes
17 Route De Paris
2 Rue Marguerite Yourcenar
29 Rue De Fleurus
325 Rue Marcel Paul
Atlantique Airport Bouguenais
Rue Cornulier
Recent reviews
Hertz
4 locations in Nantes
Hertz
Locations in Nantes
2 Rue Marguerite Yourcenar+33 2 40 36 79 18
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Aeroport De Nantes Atlantique+33 820 03 18 00
Monday07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday07:30 - 20:00
Thursday07:30 - 20:00
Friday07:30 - 20:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
Sunday09:00 - 12:00
Pkg Loueur Place 150 A 170+33 2 40 84 81 03
Monday00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday00:00 - 23:59
Thursday00:00 - 23:59
Friday00:00 - 23:59
Saturday00:00 - 23:59
Sunday00:00 - 23:59
Rue Cornulier+33 820 03 18 00
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
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keddy by Europcar
4 locations in Nantes
keddy by Europcar
Locations in Nantes
13 Boulevard Marechal Juin+33 2 28 03 01 11
17 Route De Paris- Le Village Automobile+33 2 40 52 08 08
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 18:00
29 Rue De Fleurus- Champ De Mars+33 2 40 89 40 88
Monday08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday08:00 - 22:00
Thursday08:00 - 22:00
Friday08:00 - 22:00
Saturday08:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 18:00
325 Rue Marcel Paul+33 2 40 47 19 38
Monday07:45 - 22:00
Tuesday07:45 - 22:00
Wednesday07:45 - 22:00
Thursday07:45 - 22:00
Friday07:45 - 22:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
14:15 - 18:15
Sunday10:30 - 12:30
17:00 - 20:30
Recent reviews
Rent A Car
3 locations in Nantes
Rent A Car
Locations in Nantes
45 quai de Malakoff
6 allee des Tanneurs+33 2 40 20 09 09
Nantes airport+33 2 40 75 15 15
Recent reviews
Rent@Car
3 locations in Nantes
Rent@Car
Locations in Nantes
30 Rue de Lourmel+33 2 40 75 15 15
45 Quai de Malakoff+33 2 40 75 15 15
6 Allée des Tanneurs+33 2 40 20 09 09
Recent reviews
Rentscape
3 locations in Nantes
Rentscape
Locations in Nantes
10 Rue Nungesser Et Coli
19 Rue Marcel Paul
27 Boulevard de Stalingrad+33 2 40 31 61 85
Recent reviews
UCAR
2 locations in Nantes
UCAR
Locations in Nantes
174 Boulevard Jules Verne
CHEZ OPEL - 360 Route de Vannes+33 2 40 67 68 00
Recent reviews
YourRent
2 locations in Nantes
YourRent
Locations in Nantes
Nantes Airport Atlantique
Nantes Rail Station
Recent reviews
Absolute Car Rental
1 location in Nantes
Absolute Car Rental
Locations in Nantes
Nantes City Office
Recent reviews
ADA
1 location in Nantes
ADA
Locations in Nantes
5 Rue des Remorqueurs+33 2 53 39 73 20
Recent reviews
Budget
1 location in Nantes
Budget
Locations in Nantes
Parking Sud Loueur+33 820 61 16 75
Monday07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday07:00 - 23:00
Thursday07:00 - 23:00
Friday07:00 - 23:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
Sunday12:00 - 20:00
Recent reviews
Citer
1 location in Nantes
Citer
Locations in Nantes
13 Rue De Cornulier+33 2 40 08 28 37
Monday07:30 - 20:00
Tuesday07:30 - 20:00
Wednesday07:30 - 20:00
Thursday07:30 - 20:00
Friday07:30 - 20:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 18:00
Sunday14:30 - 20:00
Recent reviews
McRent
1 location in Nantes
McRent
Locations in Nantes
Recent reviews
National
1 location in Nantes
National
Locations in Nantes
Enterprise Rent A Car+33 2 40 08 28 37
Monday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Tuesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Wednesday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Thursday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Friday14:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 12:00
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
14:00 - 18:00
Sunday14:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 13:00
Recent reviews
PEUGEOT
1 location in Nantes
PEUGEOT
Locations in Nantes
Nantes Airport
Recent reviews
Renault rent a car
1 location in Nantes
Renault rent a car
Locations in Nantes
Zone Atout Sud - 24 Rue De 1
Recent reviews
TravelCar
1 location in Nantes
TravelCar
Locations in Nantes
4 Rue Montcalm
Recent reviews
Virtuo
1 location in Nantes
Virtuo
Locations in Nantes
Boulevard de Berlin
Recent reviews
22 travellers who rented a car in Nantes gave the car agency they used an average rating of 8.6

Car rental locations in or near Nantes

Good to know

Most popular car type

Intermediate

When to book a rental car in Nantes

Average daily price per month
Rental car prices as pick-up date approaches

Top tips for hiring a car in Nantes

  • There is lots of history and culture to explore in Nantes such as the Dobree Museum, Jardin des Plantes, Castle of the Dukes of Brittany, and Nantes Cathedral. With a hire car you can visit all of the attractions while also enjoying a picturesque drive along the coast to beach resorts like Pornic or Le Croisic.
  • Nantes Airport is a short drive from Bouguenais and offers both domestic and international flights. Although it is not a very large airport, it provides everything you’ll need for a comfortable trip. This includes quick access to hire car agencies like Sixt, Enterprise, Thrifty, and Hertz. Most of the agencies have desks right inside the airport and those who don’t provide a shuttle to their off-site locations.
  • Nantes has strict driving laws so you’ll want to be very careful and cautious when you are driving there. For one thing, don’t get distracted. Eating, texting, talking on the phone (without a headset), or applying makeup while driving are all illegal behavior in France. Additionally, speed traps are not uncommon around Nantes, so be alert and always prepared to slow down.
  • A pretty big city, Nantes’ metro area can have some hectic traffic. It is especially busy around the downtown area during the morning and evening commutes. Consequently, you’ll want to avoid driving around the center of the city from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the morning and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the evening.
  • Book your rental car in Nantes at least 1 week before your trip in order to get a below-average price
  • Compact rental cars in Nantes are around 2% cheaper than other car types, on average

FAQs about hiring a car in Nantes

  • The average price of fuel in Nantes is $9.47 per litre over the past 30 days. Filling up a tank of fuel costs between $114 and $151, depending on the car size.

  • Intermediate (Nissan Qashqai or similar) is the most frequently booked rental car type in Nantes.

  • Take a look at our extensive car rental location map to find the best rental cars near you.

  • A Intermediate car rental in Nantes costs $85 per day, on average.

  • A Compact car rental in Nantes costs $83 per day, on average.

  • Because you will often be driving on the highway, you can rent any vehicle you’d prefer. A sports car, luxury vehicle, or convertible might be a fun choice for your Nantes vacation. However, a compact car might be your best bet because of the cost of petrol in France. Some common cars driven around the area include the Peugeot, Renault, Volkswagen, and Nissan.

  • You’ll travel mostly on the motorways during your vacation. The speed limit on these major highways is between 80 km (49.70 mph) and 110 km (68 mph). If you happen to be in a residential neighborhood, be sure to drop your speed to 30 km (18 mph). You’ll always need to adjust speeds in inclement weather.

  • The current price for petrol (often referred to as petrol) in Nantes, France is about $5.54 per gallon (4.88 euros). Both premium and diesel cost slightly more. In comparison, this is higher than in many other countries, including the United States and Canada, which is why a more fuel-efficient car is likely a good choice.

  • You will likely have to pay to park your hire car in downtown Nantes. However, many hotels offer free parking for guests. If this is not your situation, consider leaving your car at a parking lot such as Parking Feydeau or NGE Commerce Public Park (a parking garage in the center of downtown). Valet public parking services are also available at the Nantes Train Station.