Car Hire Comparison Sites

Posted on February 3, 2012 by . 0 comments

A car hire comparison site searches a number of car hire companies and collates all the pricing information in a easy to read format allowing you to compare the best rates, deals and offers.

The more advanced sites allow you to search by car type and restrict the results by certain critera such as if the car has air conditioning or automatic transmission.


Locauto Car Hire Italy

Posted on February 2, 2012 by . 0 comments

Locauto is a local Italian car hire supplier with 25 Italian depots, mainly located at airports.

Locauto Cancellation Policy
Locauto offers a free cancellation policy up to 48 hours before you rental commences. If you cancel 48 hours of commencement you will be changed a 50 euro cancellation fee.

Locauto Age Requirements
The minimum age for renting a vehicle through Locauto is 21.

Car Hire in France Montpellier Airport

Posted on January 28, 2012 by . 0 comments

There are seven car hire providers at Montpellier Airport: Avis, National, Ada, Europcar, Sixt and Hertz.

All car hire companies are Montpellier Airport are located in the arrivals area. Once you have collected your keys you will find your vehicle in the ‘P1’ car park.

Alicante Airport Car Rental Age Restrictions

Posted on January 27, 2012 by . 0 comments

Age restrictions for car hire at Alicante Airport differ between providers, in order to determine the minimum age for renting a car be sure to check the terms and conditions before you book.

Generally, the youngest a driver can be is 21 years of age although some suppliers stipulate that you must be 25.

Avis Car Hire Dublin Airport

Posted on January 23, 2012 by . 0 comments

Avis has desks within terminals 1 and 2 at Dublin Airport

Child seats are available at a cost of 25 Euros for the duration of your rental. GPS units are available for a charge of 15 Euros per day. Child booster seats are also available.

Avis operate a full/full fuel policy at Dublin Airport which means that you collect your hire car with a full tank of fuel and return it with a fuel tank.

Should you wish to cancel a rental from Avis at Dublin Airport the charge is £20.

Autohorn Car Hire York Station

Posted on January 22, 2012 by . 0 comments

Autohorn Car Hire operate the Europcar, National and Alamo franchises within York Railway Station.

They are located on platform 1 to the right of the main exit/entrance of the station. They offer a large fleet of vehicles covering budget class cars through to executive vehicles and a chauffer service.

La Gomera Airport Car Hire

Posted on January 21, 2012 by . 0 comments

La Gomera is one of the smallest of the Canary Islands and the islands airport is located to the south west of the island near Alajero. Flights are only operational during daylight hours and link with Tenerife North Airport via the operator Biner Canarias.

The car hire facilities are located within the airport terminal. Avis, Cicar and Europcar all provide car rental facilities from this location.


What is a One Way Charge?

Posted on January 21, 2012 by . 0 comments

A one way charge is levied when you collect your hire car from one destination and drop it off at a different depot. The fee is often fixed and does not depend on the distance between each depot.

Fees are usually between £30-£50 and can be found in the terms and conditions of rental.

Green Motion Car Hire Heathrow

Posted on January 20, 2012 by . 0 comments

The Green Motion Heathrow depot is operated from the Holiday Inn London Heathrow Ariel, the address is

118 Bath Road


In order to get to the depot from a Heathrow terminal you will need to catch the ‘Heathrow Hoppa’ number H56 operated by National Express. The bus stops are at

Terminal 1: Bus stop 4
Terminal 3: Bus stop 11, 12, 14
Terminal 4: Bus stop 12
Terminal 5: Bus stop 26 & 27

The charge is £4 one way or £7 return. Tickets can be purchased from the central bus station, the British Hotel Reservation Centre in the terminal building and the bus stop ticket machines.