Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport is located approximately 25 km, or 16 miles to the northeast of Paris, one of the most famous cities in France with attractions such as the Eiffel Tower. This Paris airport is one of the largest in the world, and handles over 58 million passengers per annum. It is also extensively equipped with facilities, in all its terminal buildings, and transport options, such as the Charles de Gaulle car hire companies. Hertz has rental offices in several of the buildings of this airport, and is a very popular choice of car rental services. Hertz is also the largest and longest standing provider of car hire services in the world.
The three main terminal buildings at Charles de Gaulle Airport are referred to as Terminal 1, Terminal 2 and Terminal 3, and the first two have many satellite extensions, or terminals, as well. Hertz can be found in Terminal 1, which was also the first terminal to be built at the airport and is still the largest building, and in Terminals 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D and 2F, which are all sub-terminals of Terminal 2. In all terminals, Hertz Charles de Gaulle Airport is open from the time of the first flight to the time of the last flight, therefore, all passengers of the airport will have access to their services. In Terminal 1, Hertz is found opposite the international arrivals area, and in Terminals 2A, 2B, 2C, 2D and 2F, Hertz is located in offices facing the shopping level between sectors ABCD of the main Terminal 2 area. All customers should supply Hertz with details of their flight arrival times when booking their rented car.
Hertz, at this rental location, provides a number of special services. Parents travelling with young children, or babies, can hire a child seat for a couple of extra Euro per day of car hire, and the Hertz NeverLost, In-Car Navigation System is recommended for all drivers who are unfamiliar with the Paris area. This system comes with plenty of features designed to help with directions to all locations, and is manufactured by Magellan, a leader in satellite navigation technology. The Hertz NeverLost system has a choice of various languages, functions such as the Route Method and Instant Locate, and offers turn-by-turn directions in voice and visual mode. It is also pre-programmed with thousands of points of interest, as well as a database of all the Hertz return locations across Europe.
Customers belonging to the Hertz #1 Club Gold will receive Gold Counter Service at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, as this is one of the Hertz Gold locations. This is a service only applicable to more frequent renters (those who have rented three or more times in a twelve month period), but all customers of Hertz can join the Hertz #1 Club, and enjoy a range of special benefits as well. Members have access to the service of Hertz Instant Return and the Hertz Express Service, and will be the first to receive all details regarding any promotions or discounts from the company.
Additional services from the majority of Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport car rental companies are one way hires and hand controls for disabled drivers. At Hertz, hand controls are rented free of charge, and are best operated by individuals who have a lower limb disability, as they operate the brake and accelerator pedals of vehicles such as the Volvo V70 and Volvo XC70 automatic, but not any other vehicle functions, such as blinkers, lights, windshield wipers or cruise control. A steering wheel knob will also be added to the system for easier manoeuvring of the vehicle. From Charles de Gaulle Airport, hand controls should be reserved at least 48 hours in advance of your arrival. One way hires may be the most convenient option for customers who are not returning to Charles de Gaulle Airport, but who would like to return their car to another rental location. Charles de Gaulle Airport one way hires may have additional costs if they are returned to another country. Within the same country, the Hertz Rent-It-Here and Leave-It-There service is usually free of charge.
Customers of Hertz have the unique opportunity to hire a range of vehicles by their specific makes and models, whereas, from most car hire companies, only a category may be chosen. The Hertz Green Collection contains vehicles which are environmentally friendly, and includes the VW Polo, Opel Corsa, Peugeot 308 HDI Auto and the Renault Megane Clio SW, which is a rental that includes a satellite navigation system. The Fun Collection is an interesting range of smaller cars such as the Smart For Two and Mini Cooper, as well as larger vehicles and convertibles, such as the Alfa Romeo Giulietta, BMW 120D Luxe, BMW Series 1 Convertible, the Peugeot Coupe RCZ and the Lotus Evora. Vehicles which can be reserved by specific make and model are also found in the Prestige Collection, and include the Renault Grand Espace (with GPS), Volvo XC60, Audi Q5, Mercedes SLK, Volvo XC90, Mercedes CLS 250, VW Tourareg (with GPS), Audi A6, Mercedes E220 and the Mercedes Viano, with a navigation system. Many other vehicles are available from these collections as well.
At the Paris Charles de Gaulle Hertz rental location, many other vehicles are available as well, which may be similar to the Chevrolet Spark, Peugeot 107, Opel Astra, Kia Venga with winter tyres, Ford C-Max and the Opel Insignia. Smaller cars are usually more affordable, and are also found to be very fuel efficient, but a larger choice is wiser if you have many luggage items to transport.
All further details are available from Hertz, at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Paris (Roissy) 95713
Telephone Number: 08 25889755
Fax Number: 01 48625856