Steeped in exquisite cuisine, café terraces, and exciting boutiques, Bordeaux is a popular destination for travelers that appreciate the finer things in life. With its enchanting landscape of sprawling vineyards, quiet valleys, and winding rivers, Bordeaux invites connoisseurs and lovers of fine wine to raise their glass in the wine capital of the world.
The historic downtown district in Bordeaux has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site with numerous ornate ensembles of monumental landmarks. You will be awestruck by the majesty and the beauty of this quintessential French city, and what better way to explore it all than by car. Auto Europe boasts an extensive rental car fleet in Bordeaux, available for pick up at convenient downtown and at Merignac Airport (BOD). Save up to 30% on your rental car in Bordeuax when you book with Auto Europe today!
Auto Europe works with the best car rental companies in Bordeaux and all of France to provide our customers with the most options at the best prices. Browse car categories from suppliers including Avis, Budget, Hertz, Europcar and more. Compare rental rates from different suppliers and a variety of makes & models to find the best deal for your travel group. No matter which car rental supplier you go with, you know you're in good hands with Auto Europe.
Bordeaux has been called the "City of Art and History" - so named for the presence of stately museums, fine galleries, popular wineries, and historical landmarks. While touring the historic downtown area, you will have plenty of opportunities to marvel at the elaborate Medieval, Roman, and Gothic landmarks sprinkled throughout the city. Visit the Gothic-style Basilica of Saint Michel and climb the tower for panoramic views of the cityscape. For something different enjoy a river cruise down the Garonne River where you'll glimpse riverside edifices and lush landscape. The city's large student population and thriving wine culture contribute to a vibrant, exciting nightlife where visitors are welcomed. There are numerous shops selling everything from locally made goods to designer clothing. There is something for everyone in Bordeaux. If you're ready to discover this exciting city, learn more about driving in France on our information page.
Travelers from the Canada will be pleased to know they can arrive in Bordeaux and pick-up their rental car with a valid Canadian license in good standing. An international driver's license is not required to pick-up your rental car but could help speed things up if you are pulled over while driving.
To rent a car in Bordeaux you must be at least 21 years old and you must have held your license for a minimum of 1 year. Certain car categories or luxury vehicles may have restrictions and require drivers to be at least 25 years old. All drivers under the age of 25 should check if their is a young driver surcharge included in their rental rate.
If Bordeaux is your starting point for a road trip across Europe, travelers will be pleased to know Auto Europe has great rates on international one-way car rentals. Travelers looking to pick-up a rental car in Bordeaux and return to Marseille, Lisbon, Munich, or anywhere in Europe will be pleased to know we guarantee the best rate on your car from our suppliers. Compare rates today!